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Movie Quote of the Day – Blood Diner, 1987 (dir. Jackie Kong)


Vitamin: That’s the best friggin veggie burger I’ve had in a sonofabitch long time! That’s a damn good veggie burger. If I didn’t know better, I’d swear there was some meat in it. I’m an expert on veggie burgers. I’ve eaten them all across America. I’ve eaten in some of those health food hangouts where the soup ain’t fit to piss in.

Movie Quote of the Day – Border Radio, 1987 (dir. Allison Anders, Kurt Voss, Dean Lent)


Chris: Well, yeah. I’m the roadie, but I. . .I do a lot more than that. I, uh. . .I mean, I. . .I do a lot more than just set up equipment and stuff. I’m like a. . .Well, I’m more what you call a hands-on roadie. I’m basically Jeff’s right-hand man. And when he needs advice or somethin’, he comes to me. And. . .You know, like when he has trouble with Dean or something like that. Yeah, when Jeff’s up there onstage, it’s like a. . .It’s like a part of me is up there with him.
Man: Do you get paid?
Chris: Nah, I do it for rock. Rock’s much more important than money. It’s like a statement.
Man: A statement of what?
Chris: Well, it’s. . .Uh. . .I don’t know. It’s. . .It’s, uh. . .Well, it’s like when guys are rockin’ out onstage, you know. . .and they’re. . .they’re doin’ what they want and bein’ cool. That’s a statement.
Man: Well, how do you support yourself?
Chris: Well, that’s extraneous information.

Movie Quote of the Day – Near Dark, 1987 (dir. Kathryn Bigelow)


Caleb Colton: What the fuck is goin’ on?
Severen: It ain’t what’s goin’ on, son. It’s what’s comin’ off. Your face. Clean off.

Movie Quote of the Day – Hellraiser, 1987 (dir. Clive Barker)


Kirsty Cotton: Please! Go away and leave me alone!
Pinhead: Oh, no tears please. It’s a waste of good suffering.

Movie Quote of the Day – My Demon Lover, 1987 (dir. Charlie Loventhal)


Kaz: I turn into a monster.
Denny: Piece of cake.

Movie Quote of the Day – Predator, 1987 (dir. John McTiernan)


Poncho: You’re hit. You’re bleeding, man.
Blain: I ain’t got time to bleed.

Movie Quote of the Day – Three Men and a Baby, 1987 (dir. Leonard Nimoy)


Michael: How can something so small create so much of something so disgusting?
Peter: Beats the shit out of me.

Female Filmmaker Friday: Making Mr. Right, 1987 (dir. Susan Seidelman)

After I watched Desperately Seeking Susan a few weeks back, multiple people said I needed to follow it up with this little gem of a sci-fi romantic comedy.


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Movie Quote of the Day – The Last Emperor, 1987 (dir. Bernardo Bertolucci)


Reginald Fleming ‘R.J.’ Johnston: Words are important.
Pu Yi, at 15: Why are words important?
Reginald Fleming ‘R.J.’ Johnston: If you cannot say what you mean, your majesty, you will never mean what you say and a gentleman should always mean what he says.

Movie Quote of the Day – Blind Date, 1987 (dir. Blake Edwards)


Walter Davis: Nadia I’m taking you home!
Nadia Gates: To Baton Rouge?
Walter Davis: I’m taking you to your friend’s house! Now where do they live?