Best movie quotes of 1962

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The Longest Day picture

Pluskat: Lieutenant-Colonel, the invasion is here! Five thousand ships! There-there must be over five thousand ships out there!
Ocker: Now get a hold of yourself, Pluskat. The Americans and the British don't even have half that many ships altogether.
Pluskat: Dammit, if you don't believe me, then come up here and see for yourself! This is fantastic. It's incredible! I-I just can't believe it!
Ocker: My dear Pluskat, what course are those ships on?
Pluskat: STRAIGHT FOR ME!

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Dr. No picture

James Bond: Good evening, sir.
M: It happens to be 3 a.m. When do you sleep, 007?
James Bond: Never on the firm's time, sir.

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King Kong vs Godzilla picture

Mr.Tako: King Kong can't make a monkey out of us.

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Lonely Are the Brave picture

Jack Burns: This fellow wants action, I'm glad to accommodate him, do it with one arm behind my back. Any of you boys interfere, I'll use both arms.

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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance picture

Tom Doniphon: Liberty Valance's the toughest man south of the Picketwire - next to me.

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Ride the High Country picture

Gil Westrum: Don't worry about? about anything. I'll take care of it, just like you would have.
Steve Judd: Hell, I know that. I always did... You just forgot it for a while, that's all.

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The Miracle Worker picture

Annie Sullivan: Pity? For this tyrant? The whole house turns on her whims! Is there anything she wants she doesn't get? I'll tell you what I pity: that the sun won't rise and set for her all her life, and every day you're telling her it will! What good will your pity do when you're under the strawberries, Captain Keller?

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The Manchurian Candidate picture

Marco: It's not that Raymond Shaw is hard to like. He's impossible to like.

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The Music Man picture

Mayor Shinn: You watch your phraseology.

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How the West Was Won picture

Zeb Rawlings: Take a good look. You wanted a war, mister, you got one. I hope you're the first man killed in it.

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To Kill A Mockingbird picture

Scout: Hey, Miss Dubose.
Miss Dubose: Don't you say hey to me, you ugly girl!

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What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? picture

Jane: I'll bring in some tea. You like tea?
Edwin Flagg: Oh, yes. I'm quite fond of tea. You must have guessed that I'm English.
Jane: Oh, really? How nice for you.

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Gypsy picture

Rose Hovick: Remember - you're a lady. You make them beg for more... and then don't give it to them.

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Carnival of Souls picture

Mrs. Thomas: You just let your imagination run away with you.

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Panic in Year Zero! picture

Ann Baldwin: I know I should be grateful we're still alive, but... I love you, Harry, but not more than a future without hope. I've got to have hope to go on. I've got to know there are other people like us, like our children. People who are better than just animals.

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Lolita picture

Prof. Humbert Humbert: What drives me insane is the twofold nature of this nymphet, of every nymphet perhaps, this mixture in my Lolita of tender, dreamy childishness and a kind of eerie vulgarity. I know it is madness to keep this journal, but it gives me a strange thrill to do so. And only a loving wife could decipher my microscopic script.

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Day of the Triffids picture

Bill Masen: Feel guilty, hmmm?
Christine Durrant: Maybe.
Bill Masen: You know why?
Christine Durrant: Why?
Bill Masen: Because you survived. Bettina, Coker and all the rest dead. And you're alive, and you wonder why.
Christine Durrant: That's exactly right.
Bill Masen: Yeah, I know the feeling. During the war, you get a ship shot out from underneath you. All your friends gone, and only a handful left. And you ask yourself "Why me? Why not someone better?"

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Stanley Danta: Who're we gonna make peace with now? The Kickapoo Indians?

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