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Movie Quote of the Day – Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, 2011 (dir. Tomas Alfredson)


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Ricki Tarr: I’ve, um, I’ve done a lot of things in my life, Mr. Smiley, but, um, I just, I can’t stop her. . .I can’t stop thinking about her. [laughs] She wasn’t even my type. I’ve got to get her out. I owe her that.

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Trailer For “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”


This looks FANTASTIC. Just look at this cast: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong, Ciarán Hinds, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Graham, Toby Jones and John Hurt. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is based on  the 1974 British spy novel of the same name by John le Carré. The film was directed by Tomas Alfredson (Let the Right One In) and is due in American theaters on November 18th, 2011. You can see the trailer here.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Constant Gardener, 2005 (dir. Fernando Meirelles)


Tessa: Take me to Africa with you.
Justin: What? Roll you up in a rug? Pack you in a tea chest?
Tessa: Very funny.
Justin: I’d have to smuggle you in as illicit goods. I couldn’t declare you. Oh, listen. I could put you in one of these plant boxes, and you’d be very comfortable, wrapped up in a little piece of, uh, I could label you. “Tessa.”
Tessa: I’m serious.
Justin: Um, yeah, I can see you are. [beat] And in what. . .what capacity should I take you to Africa?
Tessa: I don’t mind. You can take me as your mistress, lover, wife.
Justin: There’s too much choice.