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Archive for December 22nd, 2010

51 “You’ve got to ask yourself one question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’ Well, do ya, punk?”( Often misquoted as “Do you feel lucky, punk?” Harry Callahan Clint Eastwood Dirty Harry 1971)
52 “You had me at ‘hello’.” Dorothy Boyd Renée Zellweger Jerry Maguire 1996
53 “One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas, I don’t know.”( Often misquoted as “… How he got in my pajamas I’ll never know.”
Capt. Geoffrey T. Spaulding Groucho Marx Animal Crackers 1930)
54 “There’s no crying in baseball!” Jimmy Dugan Tom Hanks A League of Their Own 1992
55 “La-dee-da, la-dee-da.” Annie Hall Diane Keaton Annie Hall 1977
56 “A boy’s best friend is his mother.” Norman Bates Anthony Perkins Psycho 1960
57 “Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.” (^ The scene from the film in which this line appears is also excerpted in the movie’s trailer, but in the trailer the sequence is edited so that Gekko’s line occurs as simply “Greed is good.” This shorter version of the line has become more popular – and more widely quoted – than the version in the film.
Gordon Gekko Michael Douglas Wall Street 1987)
58 “Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.”( This maxim is attributed to several military strategists, notably Sun-tzu, Chinese general.
Michael Corleone Al Pacino The Godfather: Part II 1974)
59 “As God is my witness, I’ll never be hungry again.” Scarlett O’Hara Vivien Leigh Gone with the Wind 1939
60 “Well, here’s another nice mess you’ve gotten me into!” (Often misquoted as “Here’s another fine mess you’ve gotten me into!”
Oliver Oliver Hardy Sons of the Desert 1933)
61 “Say hello to my little friend!” Tony Montana Al Pacino Scarface 1983
62 “What a dump.”( Although occurring in the 1949 film, this line did not become a widespread catchphrase until after the 1961 premiere of Edward Albee’s play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. In the opening scene of that play, Martha quotes this line and then (since she has apparently forgotten) she asks George which of Bette Davis’s films it is from.
Rosa Moline Bette Davis Beyond the Forest 1949)
63 “Mrs. Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me. Aren’t you?”( Often misquoted as “Are you trying to seduce me, Mrs Robinson?”
Benjamin Braddock Dustin Hoffman The Graduate 1967)
64 “Gentlemen, you can’t fight in here! This is the War Room!” President Merkin Muffley Peter Sellers Dr. Strangelove 1964
65 “Elementary, my dear Watson.”( This line, which does not appear in any of Arthur Conan Doyle’s stories, was first said onscreen in The Return of Sherlock Holmes. The line’s first occurrence is in the stage play Sherlock Holmes, written entirely by William Gillette with Doyle’s approval, for which Gilette listed Doyle as co-author.
Sherlock Holmes Basil Rathbone The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 1939)
66 “Take your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape!” George Taylor Charlton Heston Planet of the Apes 1968
67 “Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.” Rick Blaine Humphrey Bogart Casablanca 1942
68 “Here’s Johnny!” (An ad-lib. The line, of course, is Ed McMahon’s introduction of Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show.
Jack Torrance Jack Nicholson The Shining 1980)
69 “They’re here!” Carol Anne Freeling Heather O’Rourke Poltergeist 1982
70 “Is it safe?” Dr. Christian Szell Laurence Olivier Marathon Man 1976
71 “Wait a minute, wait a minute. You ain’t heard nothin’ yet!” (Ad-libbed after a particularly good take
Jakie Rabinowitz/Jack Robin Al Jolson The Jazz Singer 1927)
72 “No wire hangers, ever!”( Usually misquoted as: “No more wire hangers, ever!”
Joan Crawford Faye Dunaway Mommie Dearest 1981)
73 “Mother of mercy, is this the end of Rico?” Cesare Enrico “Rico” Bandello Edward G. Robinson Little Caesar 1930
74 “Forget it, Jake, it’s Chinatown.” Duffy Joe Mantell Chinatown 1974
75 “I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.” Blanche Dubois Vivien Leigh A Streetcar Named Desire 1951
benny

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When I listen to Mozart i know I am transported to another level and having come down to earth I shall never be the same at least for a couple of hours. I am sure I have seen how my cat would come purring and walk around me swishing his furry tail as though he kept time to the Mozart’s piece. House tits also come flying chirring their delicate wings to wow my day. I haven’t cared to find if they find something special in his Requiem or in divertimenti.
I know I am at peace with the living and the dead.
benny

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