#25 As Good as It Gets (1997) You make me want to be a better man. ...That's maybe the best compliment of my life. Well, maybe I overshot a little, because I was aiming at just enough to keep you from walking out #24 Saving Private Ryan (1998) Ryan. I don't know anything about Ryan. I don't care. The man means nothing to me. It's just a name. But if... You know if going to Rumelle and finding him so that he can go home. If that earns me the right to get back to my wife, then that's my mission. #23 The Sixth Sense (1999) I wanna tell you my secret now. Okay I see dead people #22 The Departed (2006) When I was your age they would say we can become cops, or criminals. Today, what I'm saying to you is this: when you're facing a loaded gun, what's the difference? #21 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) "ET Phone home, E.T. phone home, E.T. phone home. #20 Reservoir Dogs (1992) Are you going to bark all day little doggy or are you going to bite #19 Gladiator (2000) My name is Maximus Decimus Meridius, Commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions, loyal servant to the true emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Father to a murdered son, husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next. #18 No Country for Old Men (2007) What's the most you ever lost on a coin toss. Sir? The most. You ever lost. On a coin toss. I don't know. I couldn't say. Call it. Call it? Yes. For what? Just call it #17 A League of Their Own (1992) Are you crying? Are you crying? ARE YOU CRYING? There's no crying! THERE'S NO CRYING IN BASEBALL! Why don't you give her a break, Jimmy... Oh, you zip it, Doris! Rogers Hornsby was my manager, and he called me a talking pile of pigshit. And that was when my parents drove all the way down from Michigan to see me play the game. And did I cry? No, no, no. Yeah! NO. And do you know why? No... Because there's no crying in baseball. THERE'S NO CRYING IN BASEBALL! No crying! #16 The Usual Suspects (1995) You never knew. That was his power. The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist #15 Forrest Gump (1994) You want a chocolate? I could eat about a million and a half of these. My momma always said, "Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." #14 Chinatown (1974) Go home, Jake. I'm doing you a favor! forget it Jake, it's Chinatown. #13 Apollo 13 (1995) Hey, we've got a problem here. - What did you do? - Nothin'. I stirred the tanks. Whoa! Hey. Uh, this is Houston. Uh, say again, please? Houston, we have a problem. #12 Fight Club (1999) Every week, Tyler gave the rules that he and I decided. Gentlemen! Welcome to Fight Club. The first rule of Fight Club is you do not talk about Fight Club. The second rule of Fight Club is you do not talk about Fight Club! #11 300 (2006) This is blasphemy! This is madness! Madness...? King Leonidas: This is Sparta! #10 Unforgiven (1992) It's a helluva thing killing a man. You take away all he's got and all he's ever gonna have. #9 Taxi Driver (1976) You talkin' to me? You talkin' to me? You talkin' to me? Then who the hell else are you talking... you talking to me? Well I'm the only one here. Who the fuck do you think you're talking to? Oh yeah? OK. #8 There Will Be Blood (2007) Drainage! Drainage, Eli, you boy. Drained dry. I'm so sorry. Here, if you have a milkshake, and I have a milkshake, and I have a straw. There it is, that's a straw, you see? You watching?. And my straw reaches acroooooooss the room, and starts to drink your milkshake... I... drink... your... milkshake! #7 The Silence of the Lambs (1991) A census taker once tried to test me. I hate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti. #6 Braveheart (1995) And dying in your beds, many years from now, would you be willin' to trade ALL the days, from this day to that, for one chance, just one chance, to come back here and tell our enemies that they may take our lives, but they'll never take... OUR FREEDOM! #5 Casablanca (1942) Here's looking at you, kid. #4 Goodfellas (1990) Tommy DeVito: You mean, let me understand this cause, ya know maybe it's me, I'm a little fucked up maybe, but I'm funny how, I mean funny like I'm a clown, I amuse you? I make you laugh, I'm here to fuckin' amuse you? What do you mean funny, funny how? How am I funny? Henry Hill: Just... you know, how you tell the story, what? Tommy DeVito: No, no, I don't know, you said it. How do I know? You said I'm funny. How the fuck am I funny, what the fuck is so funny about me? Tell me, tell me what's funny! Henry Hill: [long pause] Get the fuck out of here, Tommy! Tommy DeVito: [everyone laughs] Ya motherfucker! I almost had him, I almost had him. #3 A Few Good Men (1992) Kaffee: Colonel, Lt. Kendrick ordered the Code Red because *that’s* what you told Lt. Kendrick to do! Capt. Ross: *Object!* Judge Randolph: Sustained! Kaffee: And when it went bad, you cut these guys *loose!* You coerced the doc
These are the quotes that linger with us long after we leave the movie theater and the name of the movie fades in our minds.