25 Classic Movie Quotes - How Many Can You Recognise?

500 Days Of Film Reviews Some Of Cinema's Greatest Lines...

At the end of every 500 Days Of Film newsletter, I select a quotation of the week. Over the years, I have amassed quite the collection of classic film comments. 25 are listed below… can you guess the film they come from?


25 Classic Film Comments

1."Hey, pretty girl. Time to wake up." 


2. " Rose, the keys... Just get the keys!"


3. "No woman can truly love a man who listens to Phil Collins." 


4. "I didn't choose the skuxx life, the skuxx life chose me." 


5. "How do you like them apples?"


6. "That's some bad hat, Harry." 


7. "Some might say I couldn't sing, but no one can say that I didn't sing." 


8. "I'm not sure I agree with you a hundred percent on your police work there, Lou." 


9. “Don’t. Cross. The streams. It would be bad.” 


10. "In the words of AC/DC: We roll tonight... to the guitar bite... and for those about to rock... I salute you.”


11. "I do wish we could chat longer, but... I'm having an old friend for dinner.” 


12. "A boy's best friend is his mother."


13. “Mama says, 'Stupid is as stupid does.'" 


14. "Well, some people without brains do an awful lot of talking don't they?” 


15."Well, you know what they say: if you don't have anything nice to say about anybody, come sit by me!” 


16. "If you build it, he will come." 


17. "I never had any friends later on like the ones I had when I was 12. Jesus, does anyone?” 


18. "I would love to stay here and talk with you... but  I'm not going to.” 


19. "All those moments will be lost in time... like tears in rain.”


20. "It's amazing. You look like a normal person but actually you are the angel of death.” 


21. "Take her to the moon for me. Okay?” 


22. "Strange isn't it? Each man's life touches so many other lives. When he isn't around he leaves an awful hole doesn't he?” 


23. "Mr Collins, I hope you've taken down that old TV antenna. I ripped my pants on it last year.”


24. "Roads? Where we're going we don't need roads!"


25. "Great, kid. Don't get cocky.”


How Did You Get On?

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