Academic Writing

Monday, June 27, 2011

Best Movie Lines

Here is a compilation of 100 great lines from movies.  I think they got most of them, although a few classics are missing.  Overall it's great.  Can you think of any others you'd have liked to see?


Anonymous said...

"Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night."
-Bette Davis

Anonymous said...

"Why don't you come up some time and see me."
-Mae West

Anonymous said...

Freedom - Mel Gibson in Braveheart
Inconceivable - Wallace Shawn in Princess Bride
Do you believe in Miracles? - Al Michaels in Miracle
Kahn! - William Shatner in Star Trek
multiple quotes from Music Man
We're on a mission from God - Blues Brothers
Rudy - Rudy
Shane, come back!
Houston, we have a problem
Soylent Green is people - Charlton Heston
Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? - John Belushi in Animal House
Win one for the gipper

Anonymous said...

We're all in this together! - High School Musical

Benjamin said...

first off, i hope the high school musical line was a joke.
I think that's a pretty good list. Some aren't great but a lot of classics in there.
Naked Gun - Cigarette?...Yes I know
Schindler doing the I could have done more routine.
Was "I coulda been a contender" in there?
Nice job JL

Bezalel Stern said...

"I can't believe we're in this piece of crap movie"

-Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts during and after Larry Crowne

"I can't believe I wrote and directed this piece of crap movie"

-Tom Hanks after Larry Crowne

TimmyB said...

Two of the best lines from the timeless classic Gigli:

"It's turkey time. Gobble, gobble." and "A penis is like a sea slug or a long toe."