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Re: FYC 1957: Best Line
« Reply #20 on: May 30, 2012, 01:57:11 PM »
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Re: FYC 1957: Best Line
« Reply #21 on: May 31, 2012, 12:46:43 PM »
Other lines receiving votes:

6. The Bridge on the River Kwai - "You are defeated but you have no shame. You are stubborn but you have no pride. You endure but you have no courage. " (2)

7. 12 Angry Men - "The kids a punk, he don't even speak good English!" (1)
7. Witness for the Prosecution - "If you were a woman, Miss Plimsoll, I would strike you." (3)
7. Sweet Smell of Success - "Don't be a two-time loser, Sidney. The penalty could be severe." (1)
7. Jailhouse Rock - "You’re the cutest jailbird I ever did see." (1)
7. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? - "Success will fit you like a shroud." (1)
7. Quantez - "This brush only paints red." (1)
7. The Tin Star - "You're more temporary than you think." (1)

14. Paths of Glory - "Gentlemen of the court, there are times that I'm ashamed to be a member of the human race and this is one such occasion." (3)

15. Sweet Smell of Success - "The cat's in a bag and the bag's in a river." (3)

16. Bitter Victory - "Tell him all the things that women have said to the men before they go to the wars. Tell him he's a hero. Tell him he's a good man. Tell him you'll be waiting for him when he comes back. Tell him he'll be making history." (2)

17. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? - "We're warming up a top rewrite team to rewrite the last top rewrite team." (2)

18. Sweet Smell of Success - "That's fish four days old. I won't buy it!" (2)

19. Paths of Glory - "There are few things more fundamentally encouraging and stimulating than seeing someone else die." (1)
19. The Bridge on the River Kwai - "Kill him. Kill him." (1)
19. 12 Angry Men - "We're talking about somebody's life here. We can't decide it in five minutes." (1)
19. Forty Guns - "It might go off in your face." (1)

23. The Bridge on the River Kwai - "Do not speak to me of rules. This is war! This is not a game of cricket!" (1)

24. A Face in the Crowd - "They're mine. I own 'em. They think like I do. Only they're even more stupid than I am, so I gotta think for 'em." (1)
24. The Bridge on the River Kwai - "There are times when suddenly you realize you're nearer the end than the beginning." (1)
24. Zero Hour! - "Our survival hinges on one thing - finding someone who not only can fly this plane, but didn't have fish for dinner." (1)
24. The Tin Star - "Wanted him dead or alive, which is kind of a hint, sounds like to me." (1)
24. Sweet Smell of Success - "Mr. Falco, let it be said at once, is a man of 40 faces, not one - none too pretty, and all deceptive." (1)

29. Zero Hour! - "I guess I picked the wrong week to give up smoking." (1)

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Re: FYC 1957: Best Line
« Reply #22 on: May 31, 2012, 03:40:25 PM »
7. 12 Angry Men - "The kids a punk, he don't even speak good English!" (1)
I somehow missed this. I would have voted for it.

17. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? - "We're warming up a top rewrite team to rewrite the last top rewrite team." (2)
One of these is mine. I love it!
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Re: FYC 1957: Best Line
« Reply #23 on: May 31, 2012, 04:01:46 PM »
17. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? - "We're warming up a top rewrite team to rewrite the last top rewrite team." (2)
One of these is mine. I love it!
I was the other.

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Re: FYC 1957: Best Line
« Reply #24 on: May 31, 2012, 04:17:04 PM »
17. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? - "We're warming up a top rewrite team to rewrite the last top rewrite team." (2)
One of these is mine. I love it!
I was the other.
I knew I liked you. Have a great trip!
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