No one is going to put these 21 greatest movie quotes of all time in a corner!


1. ‘I’m scared of what I saw, I’m scared of what I did, of who I am. And most of all I’m scared of walking out of this room and never feeling the rest of my whole life the way I feel when I’m with you.’

Baby (Jennifer Grey) to Johnny (Patrick Swayze), Dirty Dancing, 1987

2. ‘No, I don’t think I will kiss you, although you need kissing badly. That’s what’s wrong with you. You should be kissed and often and by someone who knows how.’

Rhett (Clark Gable) to Scarlett (Vivien Leigh), Gone With The Wind, 1939

3. ‘Make of our hands one hand. Make of our hearts one heart. Make of our vows one last vow. Only death will part us now.’

Tony (Richard Beymer) to Maria (Natalie Wood), West Side Story, 1961

4. ‘Is it still raining? I hadn’t noticed…’

Carrie (Andie MacDowell) to Charlie (Hugh Grant), Four Weddings And A Funeral, 1994

5. ‘You had me at hello…’

Dorothy (Renee Zellweger) to Jerry (Tom Cruise), Jerry Maguire, 1996

6. ‘You make me want to be a better man…’

Melvin (Jack Nicholson) to Carol (Helen Hunt), As Good As It Gets, 1997

7. ‘So it’s not gonna to be easy. It’s gonna be really hard. We’re gonna have to work at this every day, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, you and me, every day.’

Noah (Ryan Gosling) to Allie (Gena Rowlands), The Notebook, 2004

8. ‘You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!’

Charlie Croker (Michael Caine) to fellow crook, The Italian Job, 1969

9. ‘You’re gonna eat lightnin’ and you’re gonna crap thunder!’

Mickey (Burgess Meredith) while training Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone), Rocky, 1976

10. ‘I love the smell of napalm in the morning.’

Lieutentant Colonel Bill Kilgore (Robert Duvall) to Lance B Johnson (Sam Bottoms), Apocalypse Now, 1979

11. ‘I’ll be back…’

The Terminator (Arnold Schwarzenegger), The Terminator, 1984

12. ‘What am I supposed to do? You won’t answer my calls, you change your number. I mean, I’m not gonna be IGNORED, Dan!’

Alex Forrest (Glenn Close) to Dan Gallagher (Michael Douglas), Fatal Attraction, 1987

13. ‘If you let my daughter go now, that’ll be the end of it. I will not look for you, I will not pursue you. But if you don’t, I will look for you, I will find you, and I will kill you.’

Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) to kidnappers down phone, Taken, 2008

14. ‘Go ahead, make my day.’

Harry Callahan – known as Dirty Harry (Clint Eastwood) to a robber in a diner who threatens to shoot a hostage, Sudden Impact, 1983

15. ‘It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark… and we’re wearing sunglasses.’

Jake: ‘Hit it!’

Elwood (Dan Ackroyd) to his brother Jake (John Belushi), Blues Brothers, 1980

16. ‘Infamy! Infamy! They’ve all go it in for me!’

Julius Caesar (Kenneth Williams), Carry On Cleo, 1964

17. ‘Do you have a licence for your monkey?’

Inspector Clouseau (Peter Sellers) to a blind street busker, The Return Of The Pink Panther, 1975

18. ‘He’s not the Messiah, he’s a very naughty boy.’

Brian’s mum (Terry Jones), Life Of Brian, 1979

19. Rumack: ‘Can you fly this plane and land it?’
Striker: ‘Surely you can’t be serious?’
Rumack: ‘I am serious. And don’t call me Shirley!’

An exchange between Dr Rumack (Leslie Nielsen) and Ted Striker (Robert Hayes), Airplane, 1980

20. ‘I’ll have what she’s having!’

Customer in diner after witnessing Sally (Meg Ryan) showing Harry (Billy Crystal) how you
fake an orgasm, When Harry Met Sally, 1989

21. ‘Remember, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. Except for herpes. That s**t’ll come back with you.’

Sid (Jeffrey Tambor) to the guys who are off on the stag trip, The Hangover, 2009


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