Our List of the Best Movie Quotes
In this list we take a look back at some of the best and most memorable lines or quotes from the movies.
Some movie quotes are comical and witty, whilst others are strong statements that can strike a chord with the audience. Usually the most memorable of quotes are simple, but become iconic through the way in which the actor reads them or because of their context in a film.
Below you will find the best movie quotes list;
“I’m gonna to make him an offer he can’t refuse.”
Vito Corleone played by Marlon Brando in “The Godfather” (1972).
“Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.”
Rhett Butler played by Clark Gable in “Gone with the Wind” (1939).
“My name is Maximus Decimus Meridius, commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions, loyal servant to the true emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Father to a murdered son, husband to a murdered wife, and I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.”
Maximus Decimus Meridius played by Russell Crowe in “Gladiator” (2000).
“May the force be with you.”
Han Solo played by Harrison Ford in “Star Wars: A New Hope” (1977).
“You don’t understand! I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I could’ve been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.”
Terry Malloy played by Marlon Brando in “On the Waterfront” (1954).
“Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.”
Dorothy Gale played by Judy Garland in “The Wizard of Oz” (1939).
“Go ahead, make my day.”
Harry Callahan played by Clint Eastwood in “Sudden Impact” (1983).
“All you have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to you.”
Gandalf the Grey in “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” (2001).
“I’ll be back.”
The Terminator played by Arnold Schwarzenegger in “The Terminator” (1984).
“A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.”
Hannibal Lecter played by Anthony Hopkins in “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991).
“Here’s looking at you, kid.”
Rick Blaine played by Humphrey Bogart in “Casablanca” (1942).
“I’m the king of the world!”
Jack Dawson played by Leonardo DiCaprio in “Titanic” (1997).
“You’re not your job. You’re not how much money you have in the bank. You’re not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You’re not your fucking khakis. You’re the all-singing, all-dancing crap of the world.”
Tyler Durden played by Brad Pitt in “Fight Club” (1999).
“I love the smell of napalm in the morning…”
Lt. Col. Bill Kilgore played by Robert Duvall in “Apocalypse Now” (1979).
“You talkin’ to me?”
Travis Bickle played by Robert De Niro in “Taxi Driver” (1976).
“Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”
Forrest Gump played by Tom Hanks in “Forrest Gump” (1994).
“You’re gonna need a bigger boat.”
Martin Brody played by Roy Scheider in “Jaws” (1975).
“Love means never having to say you’re sorry.”
Jennifer Cavilleri Barrett played by Ali MacGraw in “Love Story” (1970).
“E.T. phone home.”
E.T. played by Pat Welsh in “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” (1982).
“I’m as mad as hell, and I’m not going to take this anymore!”
Howard Beale played by Peter Finch in “Network” (1976).
“Bond. James Bond.”
James Bond played by Sean Connery in “Dr. No” (1962).
“Show me the money!”
Rod Tidwell played by Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Jerry Maguire played by Tom Cruise in “Jerry Maguire” (1996).
“You can’t handle the truth!”
Col. Nathan R. Jessup played by Jack Nicholson in “A Few Good Men” (1992).
“That is one big pile of shit.”
Dr. Ian Malcolm played by Jeff Goldblum in “Jurassic Park” (1993).
“I see dead people.”
Cole Sear played by Haley Joel Osment in “The Sixth Sense” (1999).
“You’ve got to ask yourself one question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’ Well, do ya, punk?”
Harry Callahan played by Clint Eastwood in “Dirty Harry” (1971).
“Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.”
Michael Corleone played by Al Pacino in “The Godfather Part II” (1974).
“Get away from her, you bitch!”
Ellen Ripley played by in “Aliens” (1986).
“Say ‘hello’ to my little friend!”
Tony Montana played by Al Pacino in “Scarface” (1983).
Jack Torrance played by Jack Nicholson in “The Shining” (1980).
“Oh, no, it wasn’t the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.”
Carl Denham played by Robert Armstrong in “King Kong” (1933).
“I feel the need—the need for speed!”
Lt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell and Lt. Nick “Goose” Bradshaw played by Tom Cruise and Anthony Edwards in “Top Gun” (1986).
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