“What we have lost will never be returned to us. The land will not heal – too much blood. All we can do is learn from the past and make peace with it.” – Nicole Kidman as Ada Monroe
“Church wants you on your place. Kneel, stand, kneel, stand. If you go for that sort of thing, I don’t know what to do for you. A man makes his own way. No one gives it to you.” – Jack Nicholson as Frank Costello
“But quite frankly your attitude appalls me. It’s not what you’re saying. It’s all this stuff you’re not saying. Insinnuendos.” – Ben Kingsley as Don Logan
“I suppose, in time, the bounty hunters will get him. But I have other plans, I aim to bring him down – I aim to show that he’s a man like any other. I aim to hurt him.” – Ray Winstone as Captain Stanley
Selznick’s book turned into an amazing story at the hands of Scorsese and John Logan who wrote an incredible screenplay.
“An intense Mel Gibson performance anchors this brutally effective crime thriller.”