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Movie Quote of the Day – The Public Enemy, 1931 (dir. William A. Wellman)


Tom Powers: Ain’t you got a drink in the house?
Kitty: Well, not before breakfast, dear.
Tom Powers: I didn’t ask you for any lip. I asked you if you had a drink.
Kitty: I know Tom, but I, I wish that. . .
Tom Powers: . . .there you go with that wishin’ stuff again. I wish you was a wishing well, so that I could tie a bucket to ya and sink ya.
Kitty: Well, maybe you’ve found someone you like better.
Tom Powers: [smashes a grapefruit in her face]

Movie Quote of the Day – Three On A Match, 1932 (dir. Mervyn LeRoy)


Junior: You mustn’t hurt my momma!
Harve: Okay. [mercilessly] I’ll bear that in mind.