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Movie Quote of the Day – Stargate, 1994 (dir. Roland Emmerich)


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Dr. Daniel Jackson: You had accepted the fact that no matter what happened, you would not be going home? Don’t you have people who care about you? Do you have a family?
Colonel “Jack” O’Neil: I had a family. No one should ever have to outlive their own child.
Dr. Daniel Jackson: I don’t wanna die. Your men don’t want to die. And these people here don’t want to die. It’s a shame you’re in such a hurry to.

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Movie Quote of the Day – Big Trouble in Little China, 1986 (dir. John Carpenter)


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Jack Burton: I’m a reasonable guy. But, I’ve just experienced some very unreasonable things.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Thing, 1982 (dir. John Carpenter)


MacReady: How you doin’, old boy?
Dr. Blair: I don’t know who to trust.
MacReady: I know what you mean, Blair. Trust’s a tough thing to come by these days. Tell you what. . .why don’t you just trust in the Lord?

Movie Quote of the Day – Escape From New York, 1981 (dir. John Carpenter)


Bob Hauk: There was an accident. About an hour ago, a small jet went down inside New York City. The President was on board.
Snake Plissken:
President of what?
Bob Hauk: That’s not funny, Plissken. You go in, find the President, bring him out in 24 hours, and you’re a free man.
Snake Plissken: 24 hours, huh?
Bob Hauk: I’m making you an offer.
Snake Plissken: Bullshit!
Bob Hauk: Straight just like I said.
Snake Plissken: I’ll think about it.
Bob Hauk: No time. Give me an answer.
Snake Plissken: Get a new president!
Bob Hauk: We’re still at war, Plissken. We need him alive.
Snake Plissken: I don’t give a fuck about your war. . .or your president.
Bob Hauk: Is that your answer?
Snake Plissken: I’m thinking about it.
Bob Hauk: Think hard.
Snake Plissken: [beat] Why me?
Bob Hauk: You flew the Gullfire over Leningrad. You know how to get in quiet. You’re all I got.
Snake Plissken: I guess I go in one way or the other. . .doesn’t mean shit to me. All right. . .I’ll do it. Give me the pardon paper.
Bob Hauk: When you come out.
Snake Plissken: Before.
Bob Hauk: I told you I wasn’t a fool, Plissken.
Snake Plissken: Call me Snake.

Movie Quote of the Day – Overboard, 1987 (dir. Garry Marshall)


Dean Proffitt: Feel better?
Joanna Sayton: I don’t belong here. I feel it. Don’t you think I feel it? I can’t do any of these vile things and I wouldn’t want to. [beat] My life is like death, my children are the spawn of Hell and you’re the devil. Oh God.