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Movie Quote of the Day – Summer and Smoke, 1961 (dir. Peter Glenville)


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John Buchanan, Jr: Why is it that whenever we make love, you never make love without biting or scratching, or leaving a little blood on me?
Rosa Zacharias: Because I know I can’t hold you and maybe I’m angry.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Big Knife, 1955 (dir. Robert Aldrich)


Dixie Evans: I don’t care if I do see a snake. I’m sure I’d much rather see a snake than a Hollywood producer.

Movie Quote of the Day – Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, 1958 (dir. Richard Brooks)


Margaret “Maggie” Pollitt: You know what I feel like? I feel all the time like a cat on a hot tin roof.
Brick Pollitt: Then jump off the roof, Maggie. Jump off it. Cats jump off roofs and land uninjured. Do it. Jump.
Margaret “Maggie” Pollitt: Jump where? Into what?
Brick Pollitt: Take a lover.
[beat]
Margaret “Maggie” Pollitt: I don’t deserve that.