GT Featured

150 Movie Lines and Catch Phrases

Movie by Joey Paur

Here's a great video compliation of 150 famous movie lines and catch-phrases that we've come to know and love over the years. The great thing about movie quotes for film geeks like myself, is that whenever the moment presents itself we can always bust out a movie quote to throw into a conversation for a good laugh.

I will say most of these quotes are obvious, but it's still fun. The video below was created by  David Balboa. Enjoy!

Here’s a list of each quote from the video, and who said it, from Balboa's blog Exophrine.

  1. “Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice!”
    - BEETLEJUICE
    - Lydia, summoning Beetlejuice
  2. “It’s showtime!”
    - BEETLEJUICE
    - Beetlejuice, being summoned.
  3. “They’re heeeere!”
    - POLTERGEIST
    - Carol Anne Freeling, notifying her parents of the spirits present
  4. “Hey you guys!”
    - THE GOONIES
    - Sloth, calling the attention of the children he’s about to save
  5. “Good morning, Vietnam!”
    - GOOD MORNING, VIETNAM
    - Adrian Cronauer’s greeting on his radio show
  6. “I love the smell of napalm in the morning. You know, one time we had a hill
    . bombed, for 12 hours. When it was all over, I walked up. We didn’t find one
    . of ‘em, not one stinkin’ dink body. The smell, you know that gasoline smell,
    . the whole hill. Smelled like … victory.”
    - APOCALYPSE NOW
    - Lt. Col. Bill Kilgore, describing the feeling war brings
  7. “Say ‘hello’ to my little friend!”
    - SCARFACE
    - Tony Montana, shouting his battle cry before an ambush
  8. “I’m your Huckleberry.”
    - TOMBSTONE
    - Doc Holiday, volunteering to participate in a stand-off
  9. “Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.”
    - THE PRINCESS BRIDE
    - Inigo Montoya, to the 6-fingered man, before his final battle with him
  10. “Heeeeere’s Johnny!”
    - THE SHINING
    - Jack Torrance, maniacally calling to his wife with the intent to kill
  11. “Khaaaaan!”
    - STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KAHN
    - Capt. Kirk, screaming out of frustration
  12. “Bueller….Bueller…Bueller?”
    - FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF
    - Economics Teacher, taking class attendance
  13. “They call me Mr. Tibbs!”
    - IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT
    - Virgil Tibbs, saying what they call him at home
  14. “Bond…James Bond.”
    - GOLDFINGER
    - James Bond, introducing himself
  15. “A martini…shaken, not stirred.”
    - GOLDFINGER
    - James Bond, ordering his signature drink
  16. “Shall…we…play…a…game?”
    - WARGAMES
    - the computer system WOPR, asking its user to play a game with it
  17. “Alrighty then!”
    - ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE
    - Ace Ventura, acknowledging a confirmation
  18. “The numbers all go to 11!”
    - THIS IS SPINAL TAP
    - Nigel Tufnel, showing off the power of his guitar amps
  19. “To infinity…and beyond!”
    - TOY STORY
    - Buzz Lightyear, professing his aspiration for further exploration
  20. “Well, la-de-da.”
    - ANNIE HALL
    - Annie Hall, reacting to her boyfriend in a conversation
  21. “Yeah baby, yeah!”
    - AUSTIN POWERS: INTERNATIONAL MAN OF MYSTERY
    - Austin Powers, conversing with his partner, Mrs. Kensington
  22. “I know kung fu.”
    - THE MATRIX
    - Neo, announcing his newly acquired knowledge
  23. “I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass, and I’m all out of bubblegum.”
    - THEY LIVE
    - Nada, announcing his intentions at a city bank
  24. “Who are you?” – “Your worst nightmare.”
    - RAMBO III
    - John Rambo, angrily introducing himself to a Russian commander
  25. “I know you are, but what am I?”
    - PEE WEE’S BIG ADVENTURE
    - Pee Wee, arguing with Francis Buxton
  26. “Surely, you can’t be serious.” – “I am serious, and don’t call me Shirley.”
    - AIRPLANE!
    - Stryker, reacting to a request to land a plane (pilots incapacitated)
  27. “Dammit, man, I’m a DOCTOR, not a – ”
    - STAR TREK
    - Leonard “Bones” McCoy, in a discussion about future technology
  28. “I pity the fool.”
    - ROCKY III
    - Clubber Lang, in an interview prior to fighting Rocky Balboa
  29. “You talkin’ to me?”
    - TAXI DRIVER
    - Travis Bickle, practicing a confrontation in the mirror
  30. “You’ve gotta ask yourself a question: do I feel lucky? …well, do ya, punk?!?”
    - DIRTY HARRY
    - Harry, speaking to a criminal suspect before arresting him
  31. “WHAT IS YOUR MAJOR MALFUNCTION, NUMBNUTS?!?”
    - FULL METAL JACKET
    - Gny. Sgt. Hartman to Pvt. Pyle, demanding he disarm
  32. “There can be only one.”
    - HIGHLANDER
    - Connor McLeod, after finally defeating The Kurgan
  33. “Aw, crap.”
    - HELLBOY
    - Hellboy, expressing his feeling about his new obligation to fight
  34. “YOU SHALL NOT PASS!”
    - LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING
    - Gandalf, taking a stand against the pursuing Balrog
  35. “THIS IS SPARTA!”
    - 300
    - King Leonidas, to a Persian messenger, kicking him into the “Pit of Death”
  36. “Of course, you know, this means WAR!”
    - A NIGHT AT THE OPERA
    - Otis Driftwood, to a representative of New York after a misunderstanding
  37. “Houston, we have a problem.”
    - APOLLO 13
    - Jim Lovell, informing Mission Control about a troublesome situation
  38. “Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!”
    - THE WIZARD OF OZ
    - Dorothy, Tinman, and Scarecrow, afraid of the dangers of the woods
  39. “Warriors, come out to play-ee-ay!”
    - THE WARRIORS
    - Luther, taunting the Warriors, a gang accused of murder
  40. “I must break you.”
    - ROCKY IV
    - Ivan Drago, to Rocky Balboa, while touching gloves
  41. “Shit just got real.”
    - BAD BOYS II
    - Marcus Burnett, to Mike Lowrey, realizing the danger they’re in
  42. “I’m as mad as hell, and I’m not gonna take this anymore!”
    - NETWORK
    - Howard Beale, broadcasting to the nation, to get mad and scream
  43. “It’s clobberin’ time!”
    - FANTASTIC FOUR
    - The Thing, before fighting Dr. Doom
  44. “Here comes the pain!”
    - CARLITO’S WAY
    - Carlito ‘Charlie’ Brigante, to enemies before entering a room
  45. “HULK SMASH!” 
    - THE INCREDIBLE HULK
    - Bruce Banner, as the Hulk, before hitting the ground
  46. “Go ahead, make my day.”
    - SUDDEN IMPACT
    - Harry Callahan, to a small-time restaurant robber
  47. “Time to nut up or shut up.”
    - ZOMBIELAND
    - “Tallahassee,” to “Columbus,” preparing to encounter zombies
  48. “Resistance is futile.”
    - STAR TREK: FIRST CONTACT
    - The Borg, to the USS Enterprise crew, informing them of the impending invasion
  49. “Get off my plane.”
    - AIR FORCE ONE
    - President Marshall, to Egor Korshunov, before throwing him off the cargo bay
  50. “Get away from her, you BITCH!!!
    - ALIENS
    - Ellen Ripley, to the Alien queen, rescuing Newt
  51. “Take your stinking paws off me, you damn dirty ape!”
    - PLANET OF THE APES
    - Taylor, telling a gorilla to unhand him
  52. “Run, Forrest, run!”
    - FORREST GUMP
    - Jenny, to Forrest, running from school bullies
  53. “I’ll be back.”
    - THE TERMINATOR
    - Terminator, to a police front desk clerk before breaking in
  54. “I’m too old for this shit.”
    - LETHAL WEAPON
    - Sgt Roger Murtaugh, reacting to his new partner, Riggs
  55. “Thank you for your cooperation.”
    - ROBOCOP
    - Robocop, to convenience store owners, after stopping a criminal
  56. “Loser!”
    - ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE
    - Ace, to himself, after his landlord leaves
  57. “Ding-dong, the witch is dead!”
    - THE WIZARD OF OZ
    - The Munchkins, celebrating the Wicked Witch’s death
  58. “I want my two dollars!”
    - BETTER OFF DEAD
    - Paperboy Johnny, to Lane Meyer, insisting he pay for his newspaper subscription
  59. “SHOW ME THE MONEY!!!”
    - JERRY MAGUIRE
    - Jerry, to Rod Tidwell, obeying him in order to stay his agent
  60. “Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.”
    - WALL STREET
    - Gordon Gekko, to a seminar crowd, on how to be successful
  61. “Very nice, how much?”
    - BORAT: CULTURAL LEARNINGS OF AMERICA FOR MAKE BENEFIT
    . GLORIOUS NATION OF KAZAKHSTAN
    - Borat, to a random woman, asking for a price for sex.
  62. “One MILLION dollars!”
    - AUSTIN POWERS: INTERNATIONAL MAN OF MYSTERY
    - Dr. Evil, to his crew, declaring the asking price for holding the world for ransom
  63. “I’ll buy that for a dollar!”
    - ROBOCOP
    - Bixby Snyder, to the camera, on the thought of having two women
  64. “Excellent!”
    - BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE
    - Bill & Ted, reacting to the King’s command to take them to the iron maiden
  65. “Bogus.”
    - BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE
    - Bill & Ted, reacting to the King’s command to execute them
  66. “The horror…..the horror.”
    - APOCALYPSE NOW
    - Col. Kurtz, saying his final words before dying
  67. “You can’t handle the truth!”
    - A FEW GOOD MEN
    - Col. Fessep to Lt. Jr. Grade Kaffee on ordering a Code Red
  68. YES, they deserved to die, and I hope they burn in hell!”
    - A TIME TO KILL
    - Carl Lee Hailey, on whether child rapists deserve to die
  69. “Damn you. Goddamn you all to hell!”
    - PLANET OF THE APES
    - Taylor, to the dead men of history, in reaction to the reason for why things are
  70. “Snap out of it!”
    - MOONSTRUCK
    - Loretta to Ronny after saying he’s in love with her
  71. “Why so serious?”
    - THE DARK KNIGHT
    - The Joker, telling a story of his father
  72. “We’re on a mission from God.”
    - THE BLUES BROTHERS
    - Elwood Blues, explaining why they need Mr. Fabulous
  73. “Shaa, and monkeys might fly out of my butt!”
    - WAYNE’S WORLD
    - Wayne, reacting to hosting Wayne’s World for a living
  74. “As if!”
    - CLUELESS
    - Cher, after pushing off a guy who was trying to hold onto her
  75. “I sell drugs to the community!”
    - BLACK DYNAMITE
    - Chocolate Giddy-Up, identifying himself as one Black Dynamite’s at war with
  76. “You’re a disease, and I’m the cure.”
    - COBRA
    - Marion Cobretti, to a grocery store robber, before disabling him
  77. “Yipee kayaye, motherfucker!”
    - DIE HARD
    - John McClane, spewing out a phrase after Hans Gruber predicts him doing it
  78. “Hoo-ah!”
    - SCENT OF A WOMAN
    - Lt. Col. Frank Slade, after Charlie Simms tells him about his scholarship
  79. “Cowabunga!”
    - TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES II: SECRET OF THE OOZE
    - All 4 turtles, celebrating their final victory in the end
  80. “I feel the need…the need for speed.”
    - TOP GUN
    - Maverick, preparing for flight
  81. “If you build it, he will come.”
    - FIELD OF DREAMS
    - A whispering voice, encouraging to Ray Kinsella to build a baseball field
  82. “You’re only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!”
    - THE ITALIAN JOB
    - Charlie Croker, telling Left-Ear about how much explosive he should have used
  83. “Machete don’t text.”
    - MACHETE
    - Machete, explaining why he didn’t text Sartana Rivera
  84. “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.”
    - JAWS
    - Martin Brody to Robert Shaw, warning of the shark’s size
  85. “Badges? We don’t have no badges. We don’t need no badges. I don’t have
    . to show you any stinking badges!”
    - THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE
    - Gold Hat, reacting to Dobbs prompting him to prove they are policemen
  86. “I am your father.”
    - STAR WARS EPISODE V: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK
    - Darth Vader, revealing his true past to his son, Luke Skywalker
  87. “I see dead people.”
    - THE SIXTH SENSE
    - Cole Sear, revealing his secret to Dr. Malcom Crowe
  88. “Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.”
    - THE WIZARD OF OZ
    - Dorothy, to her dog, realizing where they are
  89. “…and this one time, at band camp…”
    - AMERICAN PIE
    - Michelle, to Jim, about a rather personal moment
  90. “HOLY SCHNIKES!!!”
    - TOMMY BOY
    - Tommy Callahan, screaming at accidentally disrupting the cows’ sleep
  91. “Great scott!”
    - BACK TO THE FUTURE
    - Doc Brown, expressing his shock that Marty’s back FROM the future
  92. “INCONCEIVABLE!!!”
    - THE PRINCESS BRIDE
    - Vizzini, reacting in disbelief
  93. “My momma always said,
    . ‘Life is like a box of chocolates: you never know what you’re gonna get.”‘
    - FORREST GUMP
    - Forrest, telling someone at a bus stop his mother’s musings
  94. “It’s alive! It’s alive! IT’S ALIVE!!!
    - FRANKENSTEIN
    - Henry Frankenstein, reacting to his creation coming alive
  95. “Gooble gobble, gooble gobble. We accept her! We accept her!
    . Gooble gobble, gooble gobble. One of us! One of us!”
    - FREAKS
    - The “Freaks” of the circus chanting their acceptance of a friend
  96. “Alright, Mr. DeMille, I’m ready for my close-up.”
    - SUNSET BOULEVARD
    - Norma Desmond, telling the director she’s ready
  97. “I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti.”
    - SILENCE OF THE LAMBS
    - Hannibal Lecter, telling Clarice Starling what he did to a census taker
  98. “THE POWER OF CHRIST COMPELS YOU!!!”
    - THE EXORCIST
    - Father Merrin and Father Damien Karras to a possessed Regan
  99. “I’m gonna make him an offer he can’t refuse.”
    - THE GODFATHER
    - Don Corleone, to Johnny Fontane, about his plans for a Hollywood director
  100. “Soylent Green is people!”
    - SOYLENT GREEN
    - Detective Thorn, to a surrounding crowd, about the secret of soylent green
  101. “I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart!”
    - THE GODFATHER PART II
    - Michael Corleone, to Fredo, about his betrayal to the Corleon family
  102. “You don’t understand! I coulda had class! I coulda been a contender. I coulda
    . been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.”
    - ON THE WATERFRONT
    - Terry Malloy, to his brother Charley, on what could have been without fixing fights
  103. “Here’s lookin’ at you, kid.”
    - CASABLANCA
    - Rick Blaine, to Ilsa Lund, cheering her up while breaking up
  104. “Never give up, never surrender!”
    - GALAXY QUEST
    - Commander Peter Taggart, refusing to buckle under enormous pressure
  105. “Goonies never say die!”
    - THE GOONIES
    - Mikey Walsh, to Andy Charmichael, on never giving up
  106. “They may take our lives, but they’ll never take…OUR FREEDOM!
    - BRAVEHEART
    - William Wallace, to his army, before going into battle
  107. “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.”
    - GONE WITH THE WIND
    - Rhett Butler, to Scarlett, answering her question of where to go, what to do
  108. “Oh, behave!”
    - AUSTIN POWERS: THE SPY WHO SHAGGED ME
    - Austin Powers, responding to a naughty comment by Felicity Shagwell
  109. “What do you mean, I’m funny?”
    - GOODFELLAS
    - Tommy DeVito, to Henry Hill, on Tommy’s behaviour
  110. “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!”
    - THE GODFATHER PART III
    - Michael Corleone, commenting on the impossibility to escape from mob life
  111. “They’re back!”
    - POLTERGEIST 2
    - Carol Anne Freeling, informing her parents of the spirits’ return
  112. “E.T. phone home.”
    - E.T.: THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL
    - E.T., the alien, declaring his desire to make contact with his native alien race
  113. “There’s no place like home.”
    - THE WIZARD OF OZ
    - Dorothy, performing the ritual of returning back to her home from Oz
  114. “Yo, Adrian!”
    - ROCKY
    - Rocky Balboa, giving a “shout out” to his then girlfriend, Adrian Pennino
  115. “Schwing!”
    - WAYNE’S WORLD 2
    - Garth, acknowledging an attractive woman’s presence
  116. “Hey Stella! HEY STELLA!!!
    - A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
    - Stanley Kowalski, calling to his wife, Stella Kowalski
  117. “You…complete me.”
    - JERRY MAGUIRE
    - Jerry Maguire, to Dorothy Boyd, expressing his love for her
  118. “You had me at ‘hello’.”
    - JERRY MAGUIRE
    - Dorothy Boyd, to Jerry Maguire, reciprocating Jerry’s love
  119. “I’m not bad. I’m just drawn that way.”
    - WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT?
    - Jessica Rabbit, to Eddie Valiant, on how hard it is to be a sultry, cartoon woman
  120. “Why don’t you come up sometime, and see me?”
    - SHE DONE HIM WRONG
    - Lady Lou, hitting on a well-dressed man in a uniform
  121. “Ssssssssssssmokin’!”
    - THE MASK
    - “The Mask,” greeting the night with an expression of excitement
  122. “Mrs. Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me!”
    - THE GRADUATE
    - Ben Braddock, calling Mrs. Robinson out on plying her wiles
  123. “I’ll have what she’s having.”
    - WHEN HARRY MET SALLY
    - A female restaurant patron, to a server, asking for whatever Sally Albright ate
  124. “My precious!”
    - THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS
    - Gollum, answering Faramir’s question, “What did they steal?”, referring to the ring
  125. “It’s a trap!”
    - STAR WARS EPISODE VI: RETURN OF THE JEDI
    - Admiral Ackbar, after realizing that the claim the 2nd Death Star is operational
  126. “Wax on, wax off. Wax on, wax off.”
    - THE KARATE KID
    - Mr. Miyagi, teaching Daniel LaRusso that his manual labor translates to karate
  127. “SON OF A – … That’s gonna leave a mark.”
    - TOMMY BOY
    - Tommy Callahan III, after a mast hits him upside the head
  128. “My bad!”
    - CLUELESS
    - Cher Horowitz, after her Jeep almost collides with a bicyclist
  129. “Is it safe?”
    - THE MARATHON MAN
    - Dr. Szell, to Thomas “Babe” Levy, as he drills into his teeth without anesthetic
  130. “Yes, sensei!”
    - THE KARATE KID
    - A karate class, to John Kreese, confirming they understand his instruction
  131. “Hey! I’m walking here! I’m walking here!”
    - MIDNIGHT COWBOY
    - Ratso, angrily responding to a taxi driver honking his horn
  132. “Sounds like SOMEBODY’S got a case of the Mondays!”
    - OFFICE SPACE
    - A female temp, on Peter Gibbons’ upset feeling
  133. “Uhh….yeah.”
    - OFFICE SPACE
    - Bill Lumbergh, transitioning into another topic of conversation
  134. “Forget about it.”
    - DONNIE BRASCO
    - Donnie Brasco and “Lefty” Ruggiero, having small-talk before a job
  135. “In this country, you gotta make the money first.
    . Then, when you get the money, you get the power.
    . Then when you get the power, THEN you get the woman!”
    - SCARFACE
    - Tony Montana, to Manny Ribera, on how to attract women
  136. “I’m the king of the world!”
    - TITANIC
    - Jack Dawson, expressing excitement at the front end of the Titanic
  137. “Hakuna Matata!”
    - THE LION KING
    - Timon, Pumbaa, and Simba, singing their care-free mantra
  138. “Toga, toga, toga toga!”
    - ANIMAL HOUSE
    - Bluto and Otter, to their fraternity brothers, encouraging them to hold a toga party
  139. “Feed me, Seymour!”
    - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
    - Audrey II, to Seymour Krelborn, asking him for more food, asking for blood
  140. “I’m sorry, Dave. I’m afraid I can’t do that.”
    - 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY
    - HAL, to Dave Bowman, declining to open the spaceship’s pod bay doors
  141. “Rosebud.”
    - CITIZEN KANE
    - Charles Foster Kane’s last words before dying
  142. “Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain!”
    - THE WIZARD OF OZ
    - The Wizard, to Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, and the Tinman
    . upon discovering he’s not a big, scary figure, but a man hiding behind a curtain
  143. “Forget it, Jake. It’s Chinatown.”
    - CHINATOWN
    - Walsh, to J.J. Gittes, discouraging him from causing any more trouble
  144. “Live long and prosper.”
    - STAR TREK
    - Spock, to the Vulcan Science Academy, expressing his farewell
  145. “May the Force be with you.”
    - STAR WARS EPISODE IV: A NEW HOPE
    - Jan Dodonna, to the Rebels, wishing them luck before attacking the Death Star
  146. “Hasta la vista…baby.”
    - TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY
    - The Terminator, to T-1000, before shattering his liquid nitrogen frozen body
  147. “That’ll do, Pig.”
    - BABE
    - Farmer Hogget, to his sheep-pig, Babe, after winning a sheepdog contest
  148. “It’s over, Johnny.”
    - FIRST BLOOD
    - Col. Trautman, to John Rambo, telling him his war in a small town is over
  149. “After all, tomorrow is another day.”
    - GONE WITH THE WIND
    - Scarlett O’Hara to herself, convinced she can get Rhett Butler back
  150. “In case I don’t see ya…good afternoon, good evening, and goodnight.”
    - THE TRUMAN SHOW
    - Truman Burbank, saying his final goodbye before leaving his life’s TV studio

Alerts From GeekTyrant

Choose a movie, show, actor, director, topic, or GT author to receive email alerts about.

Newest GeekTyrant Posts