Rachel McAdams Quotes

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Art

I’m very silly as a person, but quality silliness on-screen has more of an art to it. Harrison Ford, whom I was in Morning Glory with, has mastered that dry funny better than anyone.

I sort of always had an inkling towards some kind of an art form. I grew up in a very small town, and I just figure-skated. My dad played hockey and I was surrounded by sports, but it wasn’t quite doing it for me. I wasn’t totally fulfilled, and I did a lot of skating.

In this film [The Last King of Scotland]

In this film [The Last King of Scotland] I am the rooky in the cast. Everyone has miles of experience than me and Della is in the same situation, so life imitated art in many ways. I don’t think I could be a journalist. I wouldn’t make a very good journalist, especially in Washington and working in politics, which I think would be really tough.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Book

I love books where you can’t get out of bed. You want to consume them in one sitting, devour them. Those are my favorites, where you’ve almost abandoned your life for them. That doesn’t happen every time, but those are the best.

You really don’t have a life when you’re working. I always think “oh, I’m gonna see everybody on my days off. I’m gonna read so many books and see so many films” and then three months go by.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Character

I love auditioning. Since “The Notebook” and “Wedding Crashers,” I don’t have to audition anymore, and I miss it. You get to show your interpretation of the character. I get nervous when I don’t audition. What if they hate what I want to do?

I love those preliminary conversations about who a character is. You try on wigs, shoes and clothes. It’s preferable when it’s not about looking pretty. It can get a little dull to just be cute. We talk about things like, maybe my character can’t afford these Christian Louboutins.

I confess I am a romantic. I love romance, and I think it’s really fun and delicious and some of my favorite films are love stories. I think that you just get a chance to fall in love with the characters so much and you get to explore their lives so deeply.

You know, I have some issues. But I just love to play different characters all the time, and I try not to repeat myself too much.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Chemistry

A kiss with anyone, on or off camera, can be intimidating. I’ve been kissing for nearly two decades now, and I’m always convinced I’m not doing it right. Chemistry is so important in a great kiss. You can act your way through anything, but it’s hard with a kiss.

During a movie, chemistry

During a movie, chemistry is so important, and yet they just assume actors can fake their way through it. That doesn’t always work.

Chemistry is so important in a great kiss. You can act your way through anything, but its hard with a kiss.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Film

You really don’t have a life when you’re working. I always think “oh, I’m gonna see everybody on my days off. I’m gonna read so many books and see so many films” and then three months go by.

Often with film, I find that you’re just really getting to know a person. They’re just starting to sink in, and then you wrap the film.

I want my own cloak. I mean, that’s also up in the air that you know – . I haven’t really thought about it because it’s you know, really is sort of to be determined. I think the success of the film [Doctor Strange] determines that.

I confess I am a romantic. I love romance, and I think it’s really fun and delicious and some of my favorite films are love stories. I think that you just get a chance to fall in love with the characters so much and you get to explore their lives so deeply.

I did do some Shakespeare on film, it’s really difficult. It’s really interesting, because I was doing a series in Canada called ‘Slings and Arrows’ and it was about a company based around the Stratford Festival.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Growing Up

I hadn’t read the Dr. Strange comics growing up.

Growing up I had a real

Growing up I had a real disconnect with the planet.

I think one thing that kids who grow up on farms really have going for them is they have exposure to death and birth in a totally different way. I think it takes away a little bit of the mystery and a little bit of the fear, and I do wish I had that. And I wish I was able to grow my own food.

My mother never put an emphasis on looks. She let us grow up on our own time line. She never forced any beauty regimen into my world.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Running

Running through airports with pounds of luggage – that’s a good workout.

I loved superhero stuff.So comfortable, I got to wear like orthopedic running shoes every day.

I drink maple syrup. Then I’m hyper so I just run around like crazy and work it all off.

Rachel McAdams Quotes On Heels

I met journalists that were on both sides of things. People who are young, enthusiastic and hard working journalists working on the online side and people who had been there forever. There was one journalist who had running shoes under her desk in case she had to kick of her heels and go out and cover a breaking news story.

I've always liked dressing

I’ve always liked dressing up. And I love a high heel – the higher the better. I just feel funny in flats.

You know, like high heels are not – , you know the older you get the harder it is to wear them.

I love vintage clothes. I have a real passion which probably comes from the days of my mum who had this great dress up box that she put all her clothes from the 60s and 70s in – platform shoes and jumpsuits and boots.

I find it’s a very positive movement and something you can do every day in little ways. Our philosophy on the website (www.greenissexy.org) is not to have green guilt, do what you can.

I find it’s a very positive movement and something you can do every day in little ways. Our philosophy on the website (www.greenissexy.org) is not to have green guilt, do what you can.

We were there [ in the newsroom] through the elections [2008] so it was quite a frenzy going on. The other thing I learn is that journalists are very messy.

The Washington Post was interesting because it’s such a politically minded newspaper.

In this film [The Last King of Scotland] I am the rooky in the cast. Everyone has miles of experience than me and Della is in the same situation, so life imitated art in many ways. I don’t think I could be a journalist. I wouldn’t make a very good journalist, especially in Washington and working in politics, which I think would be really tough.

I think people are wise

I think people are wise to keep love and work separate.

Russell Crowe likes to tell jokes, which I can’t. I can’t remember a joke to save my life. I don’t have a brain for it.

Russell Crowe is very committed at getting it right but at the same time, he likes to have fun.

I learn that you can work really hard and still have a great time. That is part of Russell Crowe philosophy.

I would like to be invisible because I’d love to go into people’s houses and see their interior decorating.

Don’t you guys, like when you’re driving at night and you’re like, and you can kind of see through the window and you think, oh that looks so cozy in there. I wish I could like get a free pass. Yeah, so that’s probably the one I’d pick. I’d be a total creeper but.

I loved being a part of [Dr. Strange] it so of course you know I would be more than happy to go forward with it. But you know, who knows.