Wednesday, November 30, 2011

30 Day Movie Challenge Day 19

Best/favorite line in a movie . . .

It's hard to pick just one I'll go with, "And that's how you play get the guest" from Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Xqc3r3uKJY

Brent's

http://youtu.be/Nx7vZL6BBDo  (embedding isn't allowed.  You should really watch the whole clip, but 2:13 is where it gets good).

6 comments:

  1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. I love Maggie talking football in this scene:

    Tell him how many times
    Skipper fumbled and stumbled and fell apart.
    On offensive he was useless.
    On defensive he was a coward.

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  3. Honestly, you could choose any scene in Raising Arizona for me, and it would have one of my favorite lines. Here's one:

    I tried to stand up and fly straight, but it wasn't easy with that sumbitch Reagan in the White House. I dunno. They say he's a decent man, so maybe his advisors are confused.

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  4. I carry twenty-three great wounds, all got in battle. Seventy-five men have I killed with my own hands in battle. I scatter and burn my enemies' tents. I take away their flocks and herds. The Turks pay me a golden treasure, yet I am poor!

    Because I am a river to my people!

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  5. Kent, that is a great quote. It reminds me of that one from Titus Andronicus.

    Wendy, one of the saddest moments of my life was the moment I discovered that I had memorized Raising Arizona, and could no longer watch it in the company of others due to my line reciting problem.

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  6. I have done a thousand dreadful things
    As willingly as one would kill a fly,
    And nothing grieves me heartily indeed
    But that I cannot do ten thousand more.

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