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Die 100 besten Filmzitate

Das Amerikanische Filminstitut (www.afi.com) hat 1500 Persönlichkeiten aus der Filmbranche nach ihrem liebsten Zitat aus einem Film gefragt. Die Meister unter den Drehbuchautoren haben ihren Film oft schon durch ein Zitat unsterblich gemacht. So ist "Casablanca" ist mit sechs Zitaten vertreten, Casablanca-Drehbuchautor Julius J. Epstein hat das Vorwort zu Schritt für Schritt zum erfolgreichen Drehbuch geschrieben.
  1. Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
    GONE WITH THE WIND 1939
  2. I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
    THE GODFATHER 1972
  3. You don't understand! I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.
    ON THE WATERFRONT 1954
  4. Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.
    THE WIZARD OF OZ 1939
  5. Here's looking at you, kid.
    CASABLANCA 1942
  6. Go ahead, make my day.
    SUDDEN IMPACT 1983
  7. All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.
    SUNSET BLVD. 1950
  8. May the Force be with you.
    STAR WARS 1977
  9. Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
    ALL ABOUT EVE 1950
  10. You talking to me?
    TAXI DRIVER 1976
  11. 11 What we've got here is failure to communicate.
    COOL HAND LUKE 1967
  12. I love the smell of napalm in the morning.
    APOCALYPSE NOW 1979
  13. Love means never having to say you're sorry.
    LOVE STORY 1970
  14. The stuff that dreams are made of.
    THE MALTESE FALCON 1941
  15. E.T. phone home.
    E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL 1982
  16. They call me Mister Tibbs!
    IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT 1967
  17. Rosebud.
    CITIZEN KANE 1941
  18. Made it, Ma! Top of the world!
    WHITE HEAT 1949
  19. I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!
    NETWORK 1976
  20. Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
    CASABLANCA 1942
  21. A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.
    THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS 1991
  22. Bond. James Bond.
    DR. NO 1962
  23. There's no place like home.
    THE WIZARD OF OZ 1939
  24. I am big! It's the pictures that got small.
    SUNSET BLVD. 1950
  25. Show me the money!
    JERRY MAGUIRE 1996
  26. Why don't you come up sometime and see me?
    SHE DONE HIM WRONG 1933
  27. I'm walking here! I'm walking here!
    MIDNIGHT COWBOY 1969
  28. Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By.'
    CASABLANCA 1942
  29. You can't handle the truth!
    A FEW GOOD MEN 1992
  30. I want to be alone.
    GRAND HOTEL 1932
  31. After all, tomorrow is another day!
    GONE WITH THE WIND 1939
  32. Round up the usual suspects.
    CASABLANCA 1942
  33. I'll have what she's having.
    WHEN HARRY MET SALLY 1989
  34. You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow.
    TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT 1944
  35. You're gonna need a bigger boat.
    JAWS 1975
  36. Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!
    THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE 1948
  37. I'll be back.
    THE TERMINATOR 1984
  38. Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
    THE PRIDE OF THE YANKEES 1942
  39. If you build it, he will come.
    FIELD OF DREAMS 1989
  40. Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
    FORREST GUMP 1994
  41. We rob banks.
    BONNIE AND CLYDE 1967
  42. Plastics.
    THE GRADUATE 1967
  43. We'll always have Paris.
    CASABLANCA 1942
  44. I see dead people.
    THE SIXTH SENSE 1999
  45. Stella! Hey, Stella!
    A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE 1951
  46. Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
    NOW, VOYAGER 1942
  47. Shane. Shane. Come back!
    SHANE 1953
  48. Well, nobody's perfect.
    SOME LIKE IT HOT 1959
  49. It's alive! It's alive!
    FRANKENSTEIN 1931
  50. Houston, we have a problem.
    APOLLO 13 1995
  51. You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya, punk?
    DIRTY HARRY 1971
  52. You had me at "hello."
    JERRY MAGUIRE 1996
  53. One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas, I don't know.
    ANIMAL CRACKERS 1930
  54. There's no crying in baseball!
    A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN 1992
  55. La-dee-da, la-dee-da.
    ANNIE HALL 1977
  56. A boy's best friend is his mother.
    PSYCHO 1960
  57. Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
    WALL STREET 1987
  58. Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
    THE GODFATHER II 1974
  59. As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
    GONE WITH THE WIND 1939
  60. Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into!
    SONS OF THE DESERT 1933
  61. Say "hello" to my little friend!
    SCARFACE 1983
  62. What a dump.
    BEYOND THE FOREST 1949
  63. Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you?
    THE GRADUATE 1967
  64. Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room!
    DR. STRANGELOVE 1964
  65. Elementary, my dear Watson.
    THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES 1939
  66. Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape.
    PLANET OF THE APES 1968
  67. Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
    CASABLANCA 1942
  68. Here's Johnny!
    THE SHINING 1980
  69. They're here!
    POLTERGEIST 1982
  70. Is it safe?
    MARATHON MAN 1976
  71. Wait a minute, wait a minute. You ain't heard nothin' yet!
    THE JAZZ SINGER 1927
  72. No wire hangers, ever!
    MOMMIE DEAREST 1981
  73. Mother of mercy, is this the end of Rico?
    LITTLE CAESAR 1930
  74. Forget it, Jake, it's Chinatown.
    CHINATOWN 1974
  75. I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
    A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE 1951
  76. Hasta la vista, baby.
    TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY 1991
  77. Soylent Green is people!
    SOYLENT GREEN 1973
  78. Open the pod bay doors, HAL.
    2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY 1968
  79. Striker: Surely you can't be serious. Rumack: I am serious…and don't call me Shirley.
    AIRPLANE! 1980
  80. Yo, Adrian!
    ROCKY 1976
  81. Hello, gorgeous.
    FUNNY GIRL 1968
  82. Toga! Toga!
    NATIONAL LAMPOON'S ANIMAL HOUSE 1978
  83. Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
    DRACULA 1931
  84. Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
    KING KONG 1933
  85. My precious.
    THE LORD OF THE RINGS: TWO TOWERS 2002
  86. Attica! Attica!
    DOG DAY AFTERNOON 1975
  87. Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but you've got to come back a star!
    42ND STREET 1933
  88. Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go!
    ON GOLDEN POND 1981
  89. Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.
    KNUTE ROCKNE ALL AMERICAN 1940
  90. A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
    GOLDFINGER 1964
  91. Who's on first.
    THE NAUGHTY NINETIES 1945
  92. Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac...It's in the hole! It's in the hole! It's in the hole!
    CADDYSHACK 1980
  93. Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death!
    AUNTIE MAME 1958
  94. I feel the need - the need for speed!
    TOP GUN 1986
  95. Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
    DEAD POETS SOCIETY 1989
  96. Snap out of it!
    MOONSTRUCK 1987
  97. 97 My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
    YANKEE DOODLE DANDY 1942
  98. Nobody puts Baby in a corner.
    DIRTY DANCING 1987
  99. I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!
    WIZARD OF OZ, THE 1939
  100. I'm king of the world!
    TITANIC 1997