Best movie quotes of 1951

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The Day the Earth Stood Still picture

Klaatu: I'm worried about Gort. I'm afraid of what he might do if anything should happen to me.
Helen: Gort? But he's a robot. Without you, what could he do?
Klaatu: There's no limit to what he could do. He could destroy the Earth.

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Alice in Wonderland picture

Mad Hatter: What's the matter my dear, don't you care for tea?
Alice: Why, yes. I'm very fond of tea.
March Hare: If you don't care for tea, you could at least make polite conversation.

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A Christmas Carol picture

Ebenezer: I'll send it to Bob Cratchit, and he shan't know who sent it. It's twice the size of Tiny Tim.

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Operation Pacific picture

Ens. Caldwell: Gee, that's the first time I ever saw a sub get knocked off.

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Strangers on a Train picture

Bruno Anthony: I have a theory that you should do everything before you die.

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Death of a Salesman picture

Charley: A salesman is somebody way up there in the blue, riding on a smile and a shoeshine.

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A Streetcar Named Desire picture

Stanley: Hey, STELLA!

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Quo Vadis picture

Emperor Nero: Is it possible that human beings can produce such a sound?
Petronius: Yes, when they've been pushed too far.

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The Red Badge of Courage picture

Bill Porter: Wives, dogs, and chestnut trees - the more you beat 'em the better they be.

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The Lavender Hill Mob picture

Neighbor: Ah, Holland, heh heh, the man of millions! What'd you get away with today? Got any spare ingots for an old pal? Ha ha, you'll be the death of me, Holland.
Henry Holland: I sincerely trust so.

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Surgeon Gundarson: You'll lose more than Hazlett if you don't put ashore for fresh food and water.
Capt. Horatio Hornblower, R.N: Perhaps you'll dig into your medical kit and get me a breath of fresh wind.

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The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel picture

Field Marshal Keitel: Have you any better suggestions?
Field Marshal Gerd von Runstedt: Yes, one very much better. Make peace, you idiot.

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The African Queen picture

Rose: Dear?.. Dear?.. What is your first name?

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When Worlds Collide picture

Dr. Emery Bronson: If our calculations prove to be correct, this will be the most frightening discovery of all time.

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Hendry: I've given all the orders I want to give for the rest of my life.
Nikki: If I thought that was true I'd ask you to marry me.

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The Man in the White Suit picture

Sir John Kierlaw: Now. Some fool has invented an indestructible cloth. Where is he? How much does he want?

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An American in Paris picture

Jerry Mulligan: Where is everyone?
Milo Roberts: Here.
Jerry Mulligan: Downstairs?
Milo Roberts: No, here in this room.
Jerry Mulligan: What about that extra girl?
Milo Roberts: That's me.

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Flying Leathernecks picture

Maj. Daniel Xavier Kirby: Are we all buttoned up?
Joan Kirby: Cat's out... doors locked. All secure sir.

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A Place in the Sun picture

Angela: Of course. I'm always late. Part of my charm.

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