64 quotes from Aaron Sorkin: 'I love writing, but hate starting. The page is awfully white and it says, 'You may have fooled some of the people some of the time but those days are over, Giftless. I'm not your agent and I'm not your mommy: I'm a white piece of paper
64 quotes from Aaron Sorkin: 'I love writing, but hate starting. I'm not your agent and I'm not your mommy: I'm a white piece of paper. You wanna dance with me?' and I really, really don't. I'll go peaceable-like. 'Can you say why America is the greatest country in the world? It’s not the greatest country in the world. That’s my answer. Sharon, the NEA is a loser.
Aaron Benjamin Sorkin (born June 9, 1961) is an American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright
Aaron Benjamin Sorkin (born June 9, 1961) is an American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright. His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men, The Farnsworth Invention and To Kill a Mockingbird; the television series Sports Night, The West Wing, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, and The Newsroom; and the films A Few Good Men, The American President, Charlie Wilson's War, Moneyball, and Steve Jobs.
Sorkin's writing is as good on the page as it is on the stage or screen. Having not seen the play performed, only the movie, I found the stage directions fascinating.
Aaron Sorkin is one of the few screenwriters who's not afraid of economics.
See actions taken by the people who manage and post content. Page created – 16 June 2011. Aaron Sorkin is one of the few screenwriters who's not afraid of economics. He tried explaining the benefits of free trade in The West Wing, and took a stab at the Glass-Steagall Act in The Newsroom. 20 July 2018 ·. "We’ve been told that as coastal elites, we’re something less than real Americans and that we’re out of touch.
A Few Good Men (original title). As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. 0+ 2h 18min Drama, Thriller 21 October 1994 (Russia). Director: Tony Scott.
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin on his (very) brief political career and how his work has evolved over the years. Oh, I'd love to get A Few Good Men back. I feel like there isn't a scene where, if I could have it back for half an hour, I couldn't give you a better scene. I keep thinking that I graduated from college a couple of years ago when it was actually 1983. You'll be able to say "motherfucker" on network television before you'll be able to take God's name in vain.
You made it clear just a moment ago that your men never take matters into their own hands.
Aaron Sorkin received a . in Theatre from Syracuse University in 1983. He received the Outer Critics Circle Award for A Few Good Men. Consult our Basic Catalogue of Plays for details. He is the author of Making Movies and Hidden in This Picture. Consult our Basic Catalogue of Plays for details
Characters: 14 male, 1 female
This Broadway hit about the trial of two Marines for complicity in the death of a fellow Marine at Guantanamo Bay sizzles on stage. The Navy lawyer, a callow young man more interested in softball games than the case, expects a plea bargain and a cover up of what really happened. Prodded by a female member of his defense team, the lawyer eventually makes a valiant effort to defend his clients and, in so doing, puts the military mentality and the Marine code of honor on trial.
"Enormously entertaining."- New York Daily News
"Plenty of wise cracking humor and suspense." - Time Magazine
"Fresh and adroitly updated and conditioned to our time and socio-political climate." - NY Post