The Poseidon Adventure
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Mike Rogo: You weren't on the streets that long! How many guys did you know! Do you realise how slim even one of those characters is on this boat.
Linda Rogo: You don't have to shout.
Mike Rogo: I said do you realise...
Linda Rogo: I heard what you said.

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Mrs. Belle Rosen: You see, Mr. Scott? In the water I'm a very skinny lady.

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Linda Rogo: Come here, you lousy cop.

Linda Rogo: So that's the cat this ship is named after, huh?
Captain Harrison: That's right, Mrs Rogo. The Greek God Poseidon. God of storms, tempests, earthquakes and other miscellaneous natural disasters. Quite an ill-tempered fellow.

Mr. Manny Rosen: She has this illusion, always thinks she's too fat.
Mrs. Belle Rosen: Remember Manny, if I get stuck, push.

Reverend Frank Scott: So what resolution should we make for the new year? It's to let God know that you have the guts and the will to do it alone. Resolve to fight for yourselves, and for others, for those you love. And that part of God within you will be fighting with you all the way.

Captain Harrison: Oh, my God.

Reverend Frank Scott: If you don't come with us, her death is meaningless.

Mike Rogo: This is the first trip since we got married, you know.
Linda Rogo: Yeah, and why we didn't fly I'll never know.

Mike Rogo: You better watch your language, Preacher. You sound like you come from the slum or something.
Linda Rogo: You son-of-a-bitch! Go help him.

Robin Shelby: Don't worry, Mrs. Rosen, I once helped my dad pull in a 600 pound swordfish in Hawaii.

Linda Rogo: Just shoot me Mike. For Christ's sake just shoot me.

Linda Rogo: I'm going next. So if ole' fat ass gets stuck, I won't get stuck behind her.

Mike Rogo: Linda, Linda honey, you all right?
Mrs. Linda Rogo: Hi... where the hell have you been?
Mike Rogo: Where do you think? Flying around on my ass.

Mrs. Linda Rogo: I saw a young officer on deck the other day, and he looked damn familiar... even with his clothes on.
Mike Rogo: So... he recognized ya, so?
Mrs. Linda Rogo: So doesn't that bother you?
Mike Rogo: If it bothered me, I wouldn'ta married ya.
Mrs. Linda Rogo: Well first you arrested me six times.
Mike Rogo: Well I had to figure out some way to keep you off the streets... until you'd marry me.

Robin Shelby: The third engineer promised to show me the propeller shaft.

Mike Rogo: Aww, Jesus.

Reverend Frank Scott: I said I was gonna get everybody out of here and goddamit I'm gonna do it.
Linda Rogo: Well, what do you want us to do?

Mr. Manny Rosen: Something must have happened to them. I tell you. Belle would have signalled.
Mike Rogo: Okay. That does it. I'm going through to find out what's happened.
Linda Rogo: Oh no you're not! You'll drown too.
Mr. Manny Rosen: Let me go, Mr Rogo. It's my wife.
Linda Rogo: Let him go, Mike.
Mike Rogo: I'm going through. All of you stay put till I get back.
Linda Rogo: Mike, please.
Mike Rogo: Take it easy, baby. I'll be back.

Mr. Manny Rosen: My wife can't stand to see anybody not married.
Mrs. Belle Rosen: No, it comes from caring.

Factual error: Throughout the end there is fire everywhere. All of that fire would consume any oxygen that was in the rooms and fill the rooms with heavy black smoke. They are walking and climbing everywhere without the effects that the smoke and lack of oxygen would have caused.

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Trivia: The look of the set for the upside down engine room was so real, the actors refused to climb anything, fearing that it would fall. The set designer and builders had to climb it first to prove it would hold.

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Question: Who exactly is Linarcos?

Answer: He's the representative of the owner of the ship.

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