Star Wars: A New Hope
Leave it up to AFI, the people behind the top 100
films, to come up with the next set of top 100 movie quotes. The films selected
date anywhere from present-day to just over the 1920's. A lot of the films,
or should I say quotes, you will know, but that doesn't mean you will approve
of their ranking.
ranked 8th with 'May the Force be With
Top 100 Movie Quotes
After reading through the movie quotes I have to
say that I disagree with a lot of it. It seems like a lot of the present-day
smaller [b-films] have been left out. Just to get you warmed up, here is
a sample of what to expect:
1 Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn. GONE WITH THE WIND 1939
2 I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse. THE GODFATHER 1972
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.
ON THE WATERFRONT
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.
THE WIZARD OF OZ
Here's looking at you, kid.
Go ahead, make my day.
All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.
May the Force be with you.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
ALL ABOUT EVE
You talking to me?
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
COOL HAND LUKE
I love the smell of napalm in the morning.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
THE MALTESE FALCON
E.T. phone home.
E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL
They call me Mister Tibbs!
IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT
Made it, Ma! Top of the world!
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.
THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS
Bond. James Bond.
There's no place like home.
THE WIZARD OF OZ
I am big! It's the pictures that got small.
Show me the money!
Why don't you come up sometime and see me?
SHE DONE HIM WRONG
I'm walking here! I'm walking here!
Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By.'
You can't handle the truth!
A FEW GOOD MEN
I want to be alone.
After all, tomorrow is another day!
GONE WITH THE WIND
Round up the usual suspects.
I'll have what she's having.
WHEN HARRY MET SALLY
You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow.
TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!
THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE
I'll be back.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
THE PRIDE OF THE YANKEES
If you build it, he will come.
FIELD OF DREAMS
Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
We rob banks.
BONNIE AND CLYDE
We'll always have Paris.
I see dead people.
THE SIXTH SENSE
Stella! Hey, Stella!
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Shane. Shane. Come back!
Well, nobody's perfect.
SOME LIKE IT HOT
It's alive! It's alive!
Houston, we have a problem.
Well, that's at least the top 50 of the best movie
quotes from film. I had still hoped to see 'Not without incident' from Equilibrium
or 'Me scusa' from Euro Trip; maybe AFI doesn't look at those films.
To check out all the rest, head over to AFI.
Stay tuned for updates.