The Most Quotable Movies of All Time Films
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The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

List Criteria: Quantity, not so much quality!

The most quotable movies of all time certainly rank among the best movies ever, but there's more than just cinematic excellence to take into account when picking the movies with the best quotes ever. The best quotable movies have one-liners that can be dropped in a variety of situations as well as thoughtful sentiments that relate to life in general. But one-liners, man, they sure do make a movie quote worthy.

"We're not worthy!"
"Stupid is as stupid does."
"I love lamp."
"I've got a beverage here!"

Many of these memorable movie quotes can be dropped into casual conversation and be immediately recognizable as coming from a popular film. Others like "they can't all be winners, kid" (it's on the greatest movie quotes list if you're stuck) are tougher to figure out, but come from movies as quotable as favorites like Forrest Gump and Pulp Fiction.

What movies have the best quotes? What are the top quotable films? Where do the greatest film quotes come from? There are many films with a single movie quote that belongs among the most recognizable among pop culture while others are quotable throughout the movie's entire running time. This list of the most quotable movies has a mix of both, all available for you to vote on as the most quotable film ever. If your favorite movie with the greatest quotes is missing, make sure to add it to the greatest quotable movies list.

To check out myriad other movies with great quotes, visit Ranker's Movie Quotes section.
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Forrest Gump

    1994 More
    100
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    Airplane!

    1980 More
    99
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    1975 More
    98
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    1972 More
    90
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    1987 More
    88
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    1980 More
    87
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    1994 More
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    1942 More
    81
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    1999 More
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    1974 More
    79
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    Blazing Saddles

    1974 More
    79
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    1939 More
    78
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    1986 More
    78
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    1998 More
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    1985 More
    74
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    1984 More
    74
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    The Terminator

    1984 More
    74
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    1978 More
    73
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    1987 More
    73
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    1983 More
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    1991 More
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    1985 More
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    1977 More
    70
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    Die Hard

    1988 More
    70
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    1939 More
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    1992 More
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    1989 More
    65
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    1983 More
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    Jerry Maguire

    1996 More
    64
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    1975 More
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    added by: HumbertoIbarra
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    1979 More
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    Full Metal Jacket

    1987 More
    63
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    1991 More
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    1999 More
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    1976 More
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    added by: RawnToler
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    The Hangover

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    57
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    The Godfather Part II

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    1982 More
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    1988 More
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    added by: llh6782
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    1997 More
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    added by: maxineramsdell
    2004
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    1980 More
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    1994 More
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    2001 More
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    1995 More
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    1996 More
    50
    added by: JohnWarner
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Superbad

    2007 More
    49
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