Film Lines or Quotes
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|Famous Last Line||Film Title|
|(after end credits) "Well, I'll give him another twenty minutes, but that's it."||Airplane! (1980)|
|"I love you, Emily."||Altered States (1980)|
|"...And here is your receipt."||The Blues Brothers (1980)|
|"Hey, everybody, we're all gonna get laid."||Caddyshack (1980)|
|(voice-over) "Never, oh, never. Nothing will die. The stream flows, the wind blows, the cloud fleets, the heart beats. Nothing will die."||The Elephant Man (1980)|
|- "May the Force be with you."
- ["Beep. Blip. Blip. Beep."]
|The Empire Strikes Back (1980)|
|"I'm a New York City girl. It's a little too quiet around here for me."||Flash Gordon (1980)|
|"But he...then he's still there."||Friday the 13th (1980)|
|"Xi was beginning to think he would never find the end of the earth. And then one day, suddenly, there it was."||The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)|
|"I'd like a cigarette."||Heaven's Gate (1980)|
|"Holy merde!"||Nine to Five (1980)|
|"I'm the boss, I'm the boss, I'm the boss, I'm the boss, I'm the boss...(I'm the) boss, boss, boss, boss, boss, boss."||Raging Bull (1980)|
|"Good afternoon, Mr. President. Sorry I've been away so long. I won't let you down again."||Superman II (1980)|
- "Do you want to double your salary?"
- "Yes, sir."
- "Then, open that door."
- "Right away."
- "Is that funny?"
- "Ha, ha."
- "Where to, sir?"
- "The park, Bitterman. Drive through the park. You know how I love the park!"
- "Get in."
|"Even if we, the gods, are abandoned or forgotten, the stars will never fade, never. They will burn till the end of time."||Clash of the Titans (1981)|
|"Come Dan, let me fix those for you!"||Dead & Buried (1981)|
|"Sarah!"||The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)|
|"Paul? Paul? Paul? Where's Paul?"||Friday the 13th, Part 2 (1981)|
|"What are your legs? Springs. Steel springs. What are they going to do? They're going to hurl me down the track. How fast can you run? As fast as a leopard. How fast are you going to run? As fast as a leopard. Then let's see you do it."||Gallipoli (1981)|
|"Rare."||The Howling (1981)|
|"When I finally came in, Debbie was home from work. I told her everything about my dinner with Andre."||My Dinner with Andre (1981)|
|"Wanna dance, or would you rather just suck face?"||On Golden Pond (1981)|
|- "Hey, what happened? You don't look very happy."
- "Fools. Bureaucratic fools!"
- "What'd they say?"
- "They don't know what they've got there."
- "Well, I know what I've got here. Come on, I'll buy you a drink. You know, a drink?"
|Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)|
|"It's me, Kim. Cameron. I'm here. We've won. We've won."||Scanners (1981)|
|- "Gaff had been there, and let her live. Four
years, he figured. He was wrong. Tyrell had told me Rachael was special:
no termination date. I didn't know how long we had together. Who does?"
- "It's too bad she won't live -- but then again, who does?"
(1992 Director's Cut)
|Blade Runner (1982)|
|"And now the prophecy is fulfilled. We are again one. Many ages ago, in our arrogance and delusion, we shattered the pure crystal. And our world split apart. Your courage and sacrifice have made us whole and restored the true power of the Crystal. Hold her to you. She is part of you, as we all are part of each other. Now we leave you the crystal of truth. Make your world in its light."||The Dark Crystal (1982)|
|"I'll be right here."||E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)|
|(voice-over) "When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it. Always."||Gandhi (1982)|
|"Farewell, good magician. I will try to go home."||The Last Unicorn (1982)|
|"Way to go, Paula! Way to go!"||An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)|
|"As for the Road Warrior... he lives now, only in my memory..."||The Road Warrior (1982)|
|- "You okay, Jim? How do you feel?"
- "Young. I feel young."
(voice-over): "Space, the final frontier. These are the continuing voyages of the starship Enterprise. Her ongoing mission to explore strange, new worlds, to seek out new life-forms and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before."
|Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)|
|- "Well, what do we do?"
- "Why don't we just wait here for a little while, see what happens."
|The Thing (1982)|
|"Greetings, programs!"||Tron (1982)|
|"That won't be necessary. You see, Sarah, Harold, we took a secret vote. We're not leaving. We're never leaving."||The Big Chill (1983)|
|"Look up at the stars."||Brainstorm (1983)|
|"My mother in law! For years, I wouldn't kiss her face. I ended up kissin' her ass!"||Easy Money (1983)|
|"Rupert Pupkin, ladies and gentlemen. Let's hear it for Rupert Pupkin. Wonderful. Rupert Pupkin, ladies and gentlemen."||The King of Comedy (1983)|
|- "When he comes back, I won't get in the way."
- "It's not like that at all. He's my brother."
|Return of the Jedi (1983)|
|(voice-over) "The Mercury program was over. Four years later, astronaut Gus Grissom was killed, along with astronauts White and Chaffee, when fire swept through their Apollo capsule. But on that glorious day in May 1963, Gordo Cooper went higher, farther, and faster than any other American - 22 complete orbits around the world. He was the last American ever to go into space alone. And for a brief moment, Gordo Cooper became the greatest pilot anyone had ever seen."||The Right Stuff (1983)|
|"My name is Joel Goodson. I deal in human fulfillment. I grossed over eight thousand dollars in one night. The time of your life, huh, kid?"||Risky Business (1983)|
|"Go ahead! I take your f--king bullets! You think you kill me with bullets? I take your f--king bullets! Go ahead!"||Scarface (1983)|
|Interviewer: "Now that people recognize you, what's, what's it like?"
"I'll go shopping in the store, and I'll see people going, 'Hey, that's Dorothy Stratten,' or 'Hey, can we have a picture of you, can we have an autograph?' Or even in the airport, you know, people rushing up to me to get my autograph or something. That's really exciting for me."
|Star 80 (1983)|
|"Try it with your own feet."||All of Me (1984)|
|"Mediocrities everywhere. I absolve you! I
absolve you! I absolve you! I absolve you! I absolve you all!"
|"I know the perfect place, you guys will love it. Trust me."||Beverly Hills Cop (1984)|
|"Well, ma'am, if I see him, I'll sure give him the message."||Blood Simple (1984)|
|"...The thing, you see, that scared me the most during my marriage was just admitting that I was scared and letting Amy down. Well, I can't pretend anymore. I was scared s--tless to come back here. I told Joanna, and she took me in her arms and she said, 'It's OK to be scared.' I felt stronger and freer and more like a man than I've ever felt before in my life. Then we f--ked our brains out."||Crimes of Passion (1984)|
|"And how can this be? For he is the Kwisatz Haderach!"||Dune (1984)|
|"I LOVE THIS TOWN!"||Ghostbusters (1984)|
|"Xi was beginning to think he would never find the end of the Earth. And one day, suddenly, there it was."||The Gods Must Be Crazy (1984)|
|"Well, that's the story. So if your air conditioner goes
on the fritz or your washing machine blows up or your video recorder
conks out, before you call the repairman, turn on all the lights, check
all the closets and cupboards, look under all the beds, 'cause you never
can tell there just might be a gremlin in your house."
|"Nothing to forgive, Sydney, nothing."||The Killing Fields (1984)|
|"Way back, way, way, way back, up high into the right field. That ball is still going. It's way back, high up in there. He did it. Hobbs did it!"||The Natural (1984)|
|"I love you."||Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)|
|- "I like your boots."
- "Yup, that poor old yellow-tailed guy. Developed a fatal case of indigestion. He died right in my arms."
- "I can't blame him. If I were to die, there's nowhere else on Earth I'd rather be."
- "I couldn't stop thinking about you. I even read one of your books."
- "Then you know how they all end."
- "Yeah. Hi."
|Romancing the Stone (1984)|
|- "Thanks for getting my undies
- "Thanks for comin' over."
- "Thanks for coming to get me."
- "Happy Birthday, Samantha. Make a wish."
- "It already came true."
|Sixteen Candles (1984)|
|- "Jim. Your name is Jim."
|Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)|
|- "What did he just say?"
- "He said there's a storm coming in."
- "I know."
|The Terminator (1984)|
|- "Do you think you'd be happy doing that?"
- "Well, I don't know. What are the hours?"
|This Is Spinal Tap (1984)|
|"Someday the children of the new sun will meet the children of the old. I think they will be our friends. You can tell your children of the day when everyone looked up and realized that we were only tenants of this world. We have been given a new lease -- and a warning -- from the landlord."||2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984)|
|"Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads."||Back to the Future (1985)|
|- "Dear Mr. Vernon: We accept the fact that we had to
sacrifice a whole Saturday in detention for whatever it was we did wrong.
But we think you're crazy to make us write an essay telling
you who we think we are. You see us as you want to
see us, in the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions. But
what we found out is that each one of us is a brain..."
- "and an athlete"
- "and a basket case"
- "a princess"
- "and a criminal."
- "Does that answer your question? Sincerely yours, the Breakfast Club."
|The Breakfast Club (1985)|
|"Still, in all, every night we does the tell
so that we 'member who we was and where we came from. But most of all we
'members the man who finded us, him that came the salvage, and we lights
the city not just for him but for all of 'em that are still out there, 'cause
we knows there'll come a night when they sees the distant light and they'll
be comin home."
||Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)|
|"I'm sixty."||Murphy's Romance (1985)|
|"Denys will like that. I must remember to tell him."||Out of Africa (1985)|
|- "Let's go? Don't you wanna see the rest of the movie?"
- "I don't have to see it, Dottie. I lived it."
|Pee Wee's Big Adventure (1985)|
|"How about it? Holy cow, Charley. Just tell me where you want to meet."||Prizzi's Honor (1985)|
|"Merry Christmas, kid! I love you."||Rocky IV (1985)|
|- "You didn't sleep with her?"
- "Still seeing Jason?"
- "We broke up."
- "That's too bad."
- "You didn't sleep with her."
- "She wasn't my type."
|The Sure Thing (1985)|
|"Good-bye, Bountiful. Bye."||The Trip to Bountiful (1985)|
|"You be careful, John Book, out among them English."||Witness (1985)|
|- "Sleep tight."
|"Just remember what ol' Jack Burton does when the Earth quakes, and the poison arrows fall from the sky, and the pillars of Heaven shake. Yeah, Jack Burton just looks that big ol' storm right square in the eye and he says: 'Give me your best shot, pal. I can take it.'"||Big Trouble in Little China (1986)|
|"It's a strange world, isn't it?"||Blue Velvet (1986)|
|"Do you think that we could find a place where we can meet, not in silence and not in sound?"||Children of a Lesser God (1986)|
|- "What makes you so sure?"
- "Hey... I'm back!"
|The Color of Money (1986)|
|Samantha: "Paul. Come with me, Paul."
Paul: "NOO!" (The sound of Paul's neck snapping was heard)
|Deadly Friend (1986)|
|"I'm Matt Scudder. I'm an alcoholic...Feelin' pretty good today. When I first came into this program about, oh, a year ago, I didn't really believe this stuff. I didn't think any of it would really work. I wanted to believe it but I couldn't. I, uh, I live in a world I didn't make. I know that now. It took me a long time to come to that realization. I had to be really beaten into that reasonableness. When I first came here, I was too smart for this program. I thought I had all the answers. I had to keep comin' back here time after again. I failed the program three times, but I've been dry a month now. Or is it a month and - no, it's five weeks now. This time I may do it for good. I feel a new strength now. This is a gift, this is really a gift, man. I'm not gonna look a gift-horse in the mouth. I'm just gonna ride that sucker. When I put my head on that pillow at night, man, and I fall asleep, I don't pass out. When that sun comes up, I wake up, I don't come to. I'm in love, what can I say. And it's a great feeling, man!"||8 Million Ways to Die (1986)|
|"You're still here? It's over! Go home. Go!"||Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)|
|"Mickey...I'm pregnant."||Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)|
|(voice-over) "So, your Holiness, now your priests
are dead, and I am left alive. But, in truth, it is I who am dead, and
they who live. For, as always, your Holiness, the spirit of the dead
will survive in the memory of the living."
Caption: "The Indians of South America are still engaged in a struggle to defend their land and their culture. Many of the priests who, inspired by faith and love, continue to support the rights of the Indians for justice, do so with their lives." 'The light shines in the darkness and the darkness has not overcome it.' JOHN. Chapter 1, Verse 5.
|The Mission (1986)|
|"You're the last person I ever thought would come through for me."||Nothing in Common (1986)|
|"Charlie, uh, I'd like to invite you over to your house for dinner on Sunday, with your kids. I'll make a strudel."||Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)|
|"There are times since when I've felt like a child born of those two fathers. But be that as it may, those of us who did make it have an obligation to build again, to teach others what we know, and to try with what's left of our lives to find a goodness and meaning to this life."||Platoon (1986)|
|"I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12. Jesus, does anyone?"||Stand By Me (1986)|
|"All right, Mr. Sulu. Let's see what she's got."||Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)|
|- "Hello, Pete Mitchell. I heard the best of the best were gonna be back here, so, uhm..."
- "This could be complicated. You know, on the first one, I crashed and burned."
- "And the second?"
- "I don't know, but uh, it's lookin' good so far."
|Top Gun (1986)|
|"Here I am, Frankie. I finally made it."||84 Charing Cross Road (1987)|
|"My thoughts drift back to erect nipple wet dreams about Mary Jane Rottencrotch and the Great Homecoming F--k Fantasy. I'm so happy that I am alive, in one piece and short. I'm in a world of s--t, yes. But I am alive. And I am not afraid."||Full Metal Jacket (1987)|
|"Oh, these are special. They're ruby slippers, Adrian. Put these on and say there's no place like home, there's no place like home, and you can be there. Ha, ha, ha, I hope, I hope we all could."||Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)|
|"I'm too old for this."||Lethal Weapon (1987)|
|"One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach - all the damn vampires."||The Lost Boys (1987)|
|"Everybody. Come on, glass in hand. (Tutti via! Bicchiere in mano!) Alla famiglia! (To family!) Eh?... Ti amo (I love you). To family!... Alla famiglia. Salut!"
|"Oh, my God. You were his mother."||A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)|
|- "Grandpa, maybe you could come over and read it again to me tomorrow."
- "As you wish."
|The Princess Bride (1987)|
|"I never forgot that New Year's Eve, when Aunt Bea awakened me to watch 1944 come in. And I've never forgotten any of those people, or any of the voices we used to hear on the radio. Although the truth is, with the passing of each New Year's Eve, those voices do seem to grow dimmer and dimmer."||Radio Days (1987)|
|"If not Arizona, then a land not too far away, where all parents are strong and wise and capable, and all children are happy and beloved. I don't know. Maybe it was Utah."||Raising Arizona (1987)|
|- "Nice shooting, son. What's your name?"
|"Locked. Awh! Thank God I have the key."||Roxanne (1987)|
|"You look good wearing my future."||Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)|
|"It's as it always was, on the brink, with good fighting evil. See you in 20."||Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)|
|- "They say they're going to repeal Prohibition.
What will you do then?"
- "I think I'll have a drink."
|The Untouchables (1987)|
|"...What a piece of work is a man! How noble in reason! How infinite in faculties! How like an angel in apprehension, how like a God! The beauty of the world, paragon of animals! And yet to me, what is this quintessence of dust? Man delights not me: no, nor women neither. Nor women neither."||Withnail & I (1987)|
|"I don't know, I'd like to go home and I'd like to play with my dog."||The Accused (1988)|
|"It wasn't just a story, was it?"||The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)|
|"Oh, hey, wait a, hey, stop it, hey, you're messing up my hair. Come on, whoa, whoa, stop it. Whoa! Hey, this might be a good look for me."||Beetlejuice (1988)|
|"Walt Whitman once said, 'I see great things in baseball. It's our game. The American game. It will repair our losses and be a blessing to us.' You could look it up."||Bull Durham (1988)|
|"Fellas, last year I made three million dollars. But your fifty thousand was the most fun. Are you ready? Then, let's go get 'em."||Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)|
|"Asshole!"||A Fish Called Wanda (1988)|
|"Let's dance!"||Hairspray (1988)|
|"It is accomplished! It is accomplished!"||The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)|
|"Looks like I'm walkin'."||Midnight Run (1988)|
|- "What'd you wish for?"
- "If I tell you, it won't come true."
|A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)|
|- "Tomas. What are you thinking?"
- "I'm thinking how happy I am."
|The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)|
|"O-k-k-k, mm-ove along. There's nn-othing else to see. T-t-that's all, folks. Hmm, I l-l-like the sound of that. Eee-ba-da, eee-ba-da,...th-th-th-th-that's all, folks!"||Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)|
|"Aw, ladies, come on...!"||The Witches of Eastwick (1988)|
|- "Hello, Brigman."
- "Hello, Mrs. Brigman."
|The Abyss (1989)|
|"It wasn't just a story, was it?"||The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1989)|
I know, you did send me back to the future, but I'm back - I'm back FROM
- "Great Scott! (he faints)"
|Back to the Future, Part II (1989)|
|- "Mr. Wayne told me to tell you that he might
be a little late."
- "I'm not a bit surprised."
|"Welcome home, Ronnie!"||Born on the Fourth of July (1989)|
|"We are all faced throughout our lives with agonizing decisions, moral choices. Some are on a grand scale, most of these choices are on lesser points. But we define ourselves by the choices we have made. We are, in fact, the sum total of our choices. Events unfold so unpredictably, so unfairly. Human happiness does not seem to have been included in the design of creation. It is only we, with our capacity to love that give meaning to the indifferent universe. And yet, most human beings seem to have the ability to keep trying and even to find joy from simple things, like their family, their work, and from the hope that future generations might understand more."||Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)|
|"You know what I'd love for lunch? Fresh asparagus, then, um, pasta. Angel hair pasta with heaps of basil, garlic, olive oil, and, um, apple pie. Yeah. Uh, John, do you have the towel?"||Dead Calm (1989)|
|- "Oh Captain, My Captain!...Oh Captain, My Captain!..."
- "Thank you, boys. Thank you."
|Dead Poets Society (1989)|
|"This is Mr. Senor Love Daddy coming at you from what's last on your dial but first in your hearts, and that's the quintessential truth, Ruth. The next record goes out to Radio Raheem. We love you, brother."||Do the Right Thing (1989)|
|"I was still alive. Hope they can keep me alive."||Drugstore Cowboy (1989)|
|- "Hey, Dad! You wanna have a catch?"
- "I'd like that."
|Field of Dreams (1989)|
|- "Why don't you wait until you're asked?"
- "So why don't you ask me?"
|Licence to Kill (1989)|
|"A polar bear fell on me."||Road House (1989)|
|- "Think it's gonna rain."
- "It is raining."
|sex, lies, and videotape... (1989)|
|- "You're in a monogamous relationship now. So take it off."
- "Okay, but you're not being very patriotic."
|Skin Deep (1989)|