Gremlins (1984)

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Kate: What’re they doing?
Billy: They’re watching Snow White. And they love it.

Starring: Zach Galligan as Billy Peltzer, Phoebe Cates as Kate Beringer, Corey Feldman as Pete Fountaine and… Howie Mandel as Gizmo?! Dir. Joe Dante.

TIL: Howie Mandel Voiced The Lovable Gizmo

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So I had no idea whatsoever that the Deal Or No Deal host was such a talented voice actor! Check out this short clip where he illustrates his talent: (Gizmo voice ~0:29)

Cinematographer: John Hora (Explorers, Honey I Blew Up The Kid, Gremlins 2)

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American Hustle (2013)


Irving Rosenfeld: When you are offered a favour or money, take the favour, not the money. Jesus said that, didn’t he?

Starring: Christian Bale as Irving Rosenfeld, Amy Adams as Sydney Prosser, Bradley Cooper as Richie DiMaso and Jennifer Lawrence as Rosalyn Rosenfeld, dir. David O’Russell.

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Cinematographer: Linus Sandgren (Shelter, Joy, La La Land)

Se7en (1995)


William Somerset: This guy’s methodical, exacting, and worst of all, patient.
David Mills: He’s a nut-bag! Just because the fucker’s got a library card doesn’t make him Yoda!

Starring: Brad Pitt as David Mills, Morgan Freeman as Det. Lt. William Somerset, Gwyneth Paltrow as Tracy WHAT’S IN THE BAHHHHHHHHHX?! Mills and Kevin Spacey as John Doe, dir. David Fincher.

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Cinematographer: Darius Khondji (Midnight in Paris, The Immigrant)


Léon: The Professional (1994)


Léon: Revenge is not a good thing, it’s better to forget.
Mathilda: Forget? After I’ve seen the outline of my brother’s body on the floor, you expect me to forget? I wanna kill those sons of bitches, and blow their fucking heads off!

Starring: Jean Reno as Léon, Natalie Portman as Mathilda and Gary Oldman as Norman Stansfield, dir. Luc Besson.

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Cinematographer: Thierry Arbogast (The Fifth Element, Lucy)

Take Shelter (2011)


Samantha: You smell really bad.
Curtis: … I think I smell good.

Starring: Michael Shannon as Curtis LaForche, Jessica Chastain as Samantha LaForche, Shea Whigham as Dewart and Katy Mixon as Nat, dir. Jeff Nichols.

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Cinematographer: Adam Stone (Mud, Midnight Special, Loving)

Scarface (1983)

(wait for it…)


Tony Montana: I never fucked anybody over in my life didn’t have it coming to them. You got that? All I have in this world is my balls and my word and I don’t break them for no one. Do you understand? That piece of shit up there, I never liked him, I never trusted him. For all I know he had me set up and had my friend Angel Fernandez killed. But that’s history. I’m here, he’s not. Do you wanna go on with me, you say it. You don’t, then you make a move.

Starring: Al Pacino as Tony Montana, Michelle Pfeiffer as Elvira Hancock, Steven Bauer as Manny Ribera, Robert Loggia as Frank Lopez and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio as Gina Montana, dir. Brian de Palma.

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Cinematographer: John A. Alonzo (The Magnificent Seven, Harold and Maude, Chinatown)

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)


Jackson Bentley: What is it, Major Lawrence, that attracts you personally to the desert?
T.E. Lawrence: It’s clean.

Starring: Peter O’Toole as T.E. Lawrence, Omar Sharif as Sherif Ali, Alec Guinness as Prince Feisal, Anthony Quinn as Auda Abu Tayi and Jack Hawkins as Gen. Allenby, dir. David Lean.

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Cinematographer: Freddie Young (Doctor Zhivago, You Only Live Twice, Ryan’s Daughter)