Best movie quotes of 1986

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off picture

Ferris: Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.

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Stand By Me picture

Mr. LaChance: Why can't you have friends like Denny's?
Gordie: Dad, they're okay.
Mr. LaChance: Sure they are. A thief and two feebs?
Gordie: Chris isn't a thief.
Mr. LaChance: He stole the milk money at school. He's a thief in my book.

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Labyrinth picture

Worm: 'Ello.
Sarah: Did you say hello?
Worm: No, I said 'ello, but that's close enough.

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Three Amigos picture

Mexican girl: Which one do you like?
Carmen: I like the one that's not so smart.
Mexican girl: Which one is that?

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Top Gun picture

Iceman: You can be my wingman any time.
Maverick: Bullshit! You can be mine.

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Platoon picture

Barnes: Everybody gotta die sometime, Red.

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Aliens picture

[All ammunition has been confiscated.]
Marine: What are we supposed to use? Harsh language?.

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Back to School picture

Thornton Melon: Listen, Sherlock. While you were tucked away up here working on your ethics, I was out there busting my hump in the real world. And the reason guys like you got a place to teach is 'cause guys like me donate buildings.

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My Little Pony: The Movie picture

Molly: It's the ugliest thing I've seen.
Danny: Reminds me of your friend Laurie.
Molly: Does not.

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Big Trouble in Little China picture

Jack Burton: Hey, I'm a reasonable guy. But I've just experienced some very unreasonable things.

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The Wraith picture

Sheriff Loomis: You listen to me, you son-of-a-bitch! There's a kid out there usin' his car to kill people, not that it's such a big deal since it seems to be your gang he's got it in for... so, if you guys try to take the law into your own hands, and that killer turns up dead, I'm gonna see you all sniffin' cyanide in the Arizona gas chamber.

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Night of the Creeps picture

Detective Cameron: Corpses that have been dead for twenty-seven years do not get up and go for a walk by themselves.

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River's Edge picture

Layne: The things I do for my fucking friends.

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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home picture

Kirk: Mr. Spock, have you accounted for the variable mass of whales and water in your time re-entry program?
Spock: Mr. Scott cannot give me exact figures, Admiral, so... I will make a guess.
Kirk: A guess? You, Spock? That's extraordinary.
Spock: [to Dr. McCoy] I don't think he understands.
McCoy: No, Spock. He means that he feels safer about your guesses than most other people's facts.
Spock: Then you're saying... It is a compliment?
McCoy: It is.
Spock: Ah. Then, I will try to make the best guess I can.
McCoy: Please do.

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Hoosiers picture

Coach Norman Dale: If you put your effort and concentration into playing to your potential, to be the best that you can be, I don't care what the scoreboard says at the end of the game, in my book we're gonna be winners.

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Howard the Duck picture

Phil: Get out of there! Duck!
Howard: And proud of it.

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My Chauffeur picture

Casey: They send me out last. You get me, you've hit bottom. I'm the last cookie in the jar.

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About Last Night... picture

Bernie: I stole it.
Danny: You did not.
Bernie: Oh, that's great, Dan. I tell you I'm a thief and you call me a liar.

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Peggy Sue Got Married picture

Peggy Sue: We had one glorious night together, someday you'll remember and write about it.
Michael Fitzsimmons: Yeah, I can dig that. Bittersweet perfection. Dogs of lust on leashes of memory.

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