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

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

Linda Rogo: Come here, you lousy cop.

Reverend Frank Scott: Through the kitchens and go deeper and deeper in the ship till we reach the hull. That way.
Mike Rogo: And you just kick out the botton and we swim ashore, huh?
Linda Rogo: Or maybe you could yell 'This is the police' and it'll open right up.
Mike Rogo: Don't be a smartass.

Mike Rogo: I think what I don't like about you, Scott, is your attitude. Or does it go deeper than that?
Reverend Frank Scott: Maybe we're two of a kind, Mr. Rogo. You don't like looking at yourself.

Linda Rogo: He only invited us because you're a Detective Lieutenant. Why don't you just go without me.
Mike Rogo: And what am I supposed to do at midnight? Kiss the Captain?
Linda Rogo: Don't knock it.

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.

Captain Harrison: Oh, my God.

Linda Rogo: Where the Hell have you been?
Mike Rogo: What do ya think? Flyin' around on my ass.

Mr. Manny Rosen: I want to stay with her a little longer.
Reverend Frank Scott: You've got one minute.

Reverend Frank Scott: Give her your shirt.
Mike Rogo: My shirt?
Linda Rogo: Come on.
Mike Rogo: Linda, next time you put something on, like I told you to put on.

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?

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.

Nonnie Parry: Did you like his music?

Linda Rogo: Oh my God. Who's not dying.

Linda Rogo: Jesus Christ! What happened?
Reverend Frank Scott: We've turned over.

Mike Rogo: That's enough outa you, Mister.

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

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.

Mike Rogo: What do we do, goddamit? What do we do?
Linda Rogo: Pull him back! Pull him back.

Visible crew/equipment: When Rev. Scott swims up the first stairwell, after pushing aside the dead crew member, as his head comes up the shaft, you can see, very quickly, the flippers of a crewmember swimming out of the shot behind him. (01:22:55)

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Trivia: The scene where Belle (Shelly Winters) dives into the water was actually rehearsed by having her jump into the water. She decided to dive in while filming the scene and that take was used.

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