I. Moritz is president and CEO of the National Association
of Theatre Owners of California/Nevada.
about you would most surprise the majority of your fellow
I was the auteur behind the Beach Party movie
copy line, When 10,000 kids meet on 5,000 Beach Blankets!
the best thing about living in Southern California?
My family and the new In -N- Out Burger restaurant in Westwood.
aside family members, who was your first role model?
James H. Nicholson, the mastermind of American International
would you wish for if a djinn offered to grant one wish
(assuming you couldnt wish for more wishes)?
Peace in the Middle East.
would you be if you werent a cinema operator?
President, NATO of California/Nevada or an FBI agent.
is your favorite filmmaker and why?
Neal H. Moritz, producer of the 2001 sleeper The Fast
and The Furious and this summers box office
was your favorite movie last year?
The Fast and The Furious.
movie or movies are you most looking forward to?
Gangs of New York and Denzel Washington in Out
is the most talented actor most people have never heard
William H. Macy.
book would you most want to see adapted into a motion picture?
Sponging: A Guide to Living Off the Ones You Love
by Robert A. Moritz.
TV show do you hate to miss?
your favorite movie theatre?
For nostalgic reasons, the Victor Theatre, the first theatre
my father owned in Southern California where my sisters
and I worked as teen-agers.
sacred cow would you most like to barbecue?
Flip movie reviewers.
do you wish someone had told you earlier?
Nothing turns the ladies on like the name Milton.
was the single best piece of advice you ever got?
Never take yourself too seriously!