“I know how comfortable it is to curl up with a nice, fat book full of big words and think you’re going to solve all the problems in the universe. But you’re not, you know. A bit of action is required every now and then.” – Teresa Wright as Carol Beldon
“…there’s something on everybody. Man is conceived in sin and born in corruption.” – Broderick Crawford as Willie Stark
My picks for the 88th Academy Awards.
“Sin, sin, sin! You’re all sinners! You’re all doomed to perdition!” – Burt Lancaster as Elmer Gantry
“Sandy, I’m not having an affair with the woman who went into my apartment earlier, alright? It’s impossible.” – Dustin Hoffman as Michael Dorsey
“This is no dream! This is really happening!” – Mia Farrow as Rosemary Woodhouse
“A week ago I bought a rifle, I went to the store – I bought a rifle! I was gonna, you know, if they told me I had a tumor, I was gonna kill myself. The only thing that might-ve stopped me – MIGHT’VE – is that my parents would be devastated. I would have to shoot them also, first. And then I have an aunt and uncle – you know – it would’ve been a blood bath.” – Woody Allen as Mickey
“New lovers are nervous and tender, but smash everything. For the heart is an organ of fire.” – Ralph Fiennes as Count Laszlo de Almásy