Best movie quotes of 1956

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Ten Commandments picture

[Ramses unsheathes his sword and goes to kill Nefretiri.]
Nefretiri: Before you strike, show me his blood on your sword.
[Ramses throws his sword on the ground, sits on his throne and Nefretiri sits beside him.]
Nefretiri: You couldn't even kill him.
Ramses: His god... is God.

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Around the World in 80 Days picture

Sir Francis Gromarty: One thousand pounds for an elephant? It's outrageous! You've been diddled.
Phileas Fogg: Undoubtedly. But it's not often one needs an elephant in a hurry.

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Dr. Russell Marvin: Both Carol and I are subject to the same atmospheric disturbances that may have affected other observers, but there is a qualitative difference, when you're a scientist.

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Kyle Hadley: To beauty, to truth which is anything but beautiful.

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The Searchers picture

Reverend Clayton: Mount! M-O-N-T-E! Mount.

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The Creature Walks Among Us picture

Dr. Thomas Morgan: ... because we all stand between the jungle and the stars, at a crossroads. I think we better decide what brings out the best in humankind, and what brings out the worst, because it's the stars or the jungle.

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War and Peace picture

Pierre Bezukhov: Each morning I wake up, I'm disgusted with myself with what I did the night before. I tell myself, "Today, a change."

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers picture

Becky Driscoll: Is this an example of your bedside manner, doctor?
Dr. Miles J. Bennell: No, ma'am. That comes later.

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High Society picture

Mike Connor: This joint's full of spies.
Liz Imbrie: That should make us feel at home.

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The Harder They Fall picture

Nick Benko: The people, Eddie, the people! Don't tell me about the people, Eddie. The people sit in front of their little TVs with their bellies full of beer and fall asleep. What do the people know, Eddie? Don't tell me about the people, Eddie.

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Dorlock Holmes: All right, Watkins. Enough of your bumbling.
Porky Watkins: B-Bumbling upsets Holmes no end.

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The Catered Affair picture

Agnes Hurley: You're going to have a big wedding whether you like it or not! And if you don't like it, you don't have to come.

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Giant picture

Jett Rink: You sure do look pretty, Miss Leslie. Pert nigh good enough to eat.

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Lust for Life picture

Vincent Van Gogh: I tried to show a place where a man can ruin himself, go mad... commit a crime.

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The Battle of the River Plate picture

Captain Bell - H.M.S. Exeter: Can reach Plymouth if ordered.

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Godzilla, King of The Monsters! picture

Dr. Yamane: They are so wrong. Godzilla should not be destroyed. He should be studied.

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Reach for the Sky picture

Equipment Officer: I'm sorry, the book says I must wait three months before I can initiate the procedure for hastening new issue.
Bader: Fine! We'll send Goring a telegram, and ask him not to come over for three months.

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The King and I picture

King: You are very difficult woman.

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Forbidden Planet picture

Lt. 'Doc' Ostrow: You ought to see my new mind... it's up there in lights.

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The Great Locomotive Chase picture

William Campbell: What do we tell the Johnny Rebs when they ask who we are and where we're from?
James J. Andrews: Tell them you're Kentuckians escaping the rule of the Yankees to join a Southern Regiment. If they press you closely, tell 'em you hail from Fleming County, Kentucky. I'm from Flemingsburg myself. No man from that county has ever joined the Southern army... As for you, Mr. Buffum, it might be wiser if you didn't speak at all. I never met a Kentuckian so plainly from Massachusetts.

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