I’m going to make him an offer he can’t refuse.
– Don Vito Corleone played by Marlon Brando
From the movie The Godfather (1972)
We use the guillotine in this country [France]. I have always imagined that the blade, coming down, causes no more than a slight tickling sensation on the back of the neck. It is only a guess, of course… I hope none of you ever finds out for certain. ~ Police Inspector Edouard Grandpierre in Charade (1963)
Inspector Grandpierre (played by Jacques Marin) said that line to Peter Joshua (Cary Grant) and Regina Lampert (Audrey Hepburn), while investigating the murder of the mysterious Charles Lampert in Stanley Donen’s Charade.
“The Force will be with you…always.” ~ Alec Guinness
Alec Guinness (Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi) says to Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) during the George Lucas film Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977).
“Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” ~ Clark Gable as Rhett Butler in Gone With the Wind (1939)
“Fasten your seatbelts. It’s going to be a bumpy night.” ~ Bette Davis in All About Eve (1950)
Davis played Margo Channing in the Oscar-winning classic film.
“When you’re slapped, you’ll take it and like it!” ~ Humphrey Bogart in John Huston’s The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Bogart played Dashiell Hammett’s Sam Spade in the classic thriller.
We must remember that art is art. Well, on the other hand water is water isn’t it? And east is east and west is west. And if you take cranberries and stew them like applesause they taste much more like prunes than rubarb does. Now uh…now you tell me what you know. ~ Groucho Marx in the film Animal Crackers
”Honk, honk, honkhonkhonk, honk…honk!” ~ Harpo Marx, when asked about the futility of modern existential living.