Who is Mamet?

  • (noun): United States playwright (born in 1947).
    Synonyms: David Mamet

Famous quotes containing the word mamet:

    In a world we find terrifying, we ratify that which doesn’t threaten us.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)

    We Americans have always considered Hollywood, at best, a sinkhole of depraved venality. And, of course, it is. It is not a Protective Monastery of Aesthetic Truth. It is a place where everything is incredibly expensive.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)

    We respond to a drama to that extent to which it corresponds to our dreamlife.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)