The Man Who Wasn't There
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Ed Crane: And through it all, we cut the hair.

Ed Crane: Life has dealt me some bum cards. Or maybe I just haven't played 'em right, I don't know.

Reidenschneider: Science. Perception. Reality. Doubt. Reasonable doubt.

Birdy Abundas: You know what you are? An enthusiast.

Reidenschneider: The more you look, the less you really know. It's a fact, a true fact. In a way, it's the only fact there is.

Ed Crane: Sooner or later everyone needs a haircut.

Doris Crane: Good luck with your goddamn cherries.

Ed Crane: I was a ghost. I didn't see anyone. No one saw me. I was the barber.

Reidenschneider: You say he was being blackmailed, by who? You don't know. For having an affair, with who? You don't know. Did anyone else know about it? Probably not, you don't know.

Ann Nirdlinger: Knowledge can be a curse.

Ed Crane: Time slows down right before an accident, and I had time to think about things. I thought about what an undertaker had told me once - that your hair keeps growing, for a while anyway, after you die, and then it stops. I thought, "What keeps it growing? Is it like a plant in soil? What goes out of the soil? The soul? And when does the hair realise that it's gone?"

Reidenschneider: I litigate. I don't capitulate.

Reidenschneider: No talking out of school. What's out of school? Everything's out of school. I do the talking. You keep your trap shut. I'm an attorney. You're a barber. You don't know anything.

Other mistake: In the party scene, there's a band playing on a stage. You can hear a big band playing, with lots of horn players, but the music that is heard has absolutely nothing to do with the players, who play guitar, accordion and double bass.

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