He looked like a beautiful, emaciated secretary bird … his voice had a crack like a whip … most important of all you couldn’t take your eyes off him … acting is usually regarded as a craft and I claim it to be nothing more except in the hands of the odd few men and women who, once or twice in a lifetime, elevate it into something odd and mystical and deeply disturbing. I believe Peter O’Toole to have this strange quality. - Richard Burton

I am nothing in life, but everything on the screen.

Romy Schneider, 23 September 1938 - 29 May 1982

Kim Novak on the set of Vertigo (1958).