The Greatest Movie Quotes of All Time Films

The Greatest Movie Quotes of All Time

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These are the most memorable lines uttered on film, lines and quotes that have lived on long past the point where people even know where they originated from. This list asks "What are the greatest movie quotes of all time?" by incorporating the views and opinions of all members of the Ranker Community. Nominate your picks for best line ever by making a list of your own. This list includes the movies quotes with videos so you can rewatch your favorite iconic scenes from movies and remember where these popular movie quotes are from.

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List Criteria: Best quotes from the greatest movies only.

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    Bond. James Bond.

    James Bond Universe More
    100
  2. 2
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    the people's #1
    May The Force Be With You.

    Star Wars More
    100
  3. 3
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    I'll Be Back.

    Terminator More
    97
  4. 4
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    Go Ahead, Make My Day.

    Sudden Impact More
    94
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    I'm Going To Make Him An Offer He Can't Refuse.

    The Godfather More
    93
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Frankly, My Dear, I Don't Give A Damn.

    Gone With the Wind More
    92
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    You Talking To Me?

    Taxi Driver More
    92
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    You Can't Handle The Truth!

    A Few Good Men More
    90
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    Houston, We Have A Problem.

    Apollo 13 More
    88
  10. 10
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    You've Got To Ask Yourself One Question: 'Do I Feel Lucky?' Well, Do Ya, Punk?

    Dirty Harry More
    88
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    Yippee-ki-yay, Motherf*cker.

    Die Hard More
    87
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    You're Gonna Need A Bigger Boat.

    Jaws More
    87
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    I Love The Smell Of Napalm In The Morning.

    Apocalypse Now More
    84
  14. 14
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    Toto, I've Got A Feeling We're Not In Kansas Anymore.

    Wizard of Oz More
    84
  15. 15
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    Here's Johnny!

    The Shining More
    83
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    Say Hello To My Little Friend!

    Scarface More
    83
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    It's Only A Flesh Wound!

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail More
    82
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    Hasta La Vista, Baby.

    T2 More
    80
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    There's No Place Like Home.

    Wizard of Oz More
    79
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    What We've Got Here Is Failure To Communicate.

    Cool Hand Luke More
    79
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    Keep Your Friends Close, But Your Enemies Closer.

    The Godfather II More
    78
  22. 22
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    I See Dead People.

    The Sixth Sense More
    76
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    Here's Looking At You, Kid.

    Casablanca More
    75
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    No. Try Not. Do... Or Do Not. There Is No Try.

    Empire Strikes Back More
    74
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    Striker: Surely You Can't Be Serious. Rumack: I Am Serious...And Don't Call Me Shirley.

    Airplane More
    72
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    Get Your Stinking Paws Off Me, You Damned Dirty Ape.

    Planet of the Apes More
    71
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    Mama Always Said Life Was Like A Box Of Chocolates. You Never Know What You're Gonna Get.

    Forrest Gump More
    71
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    There's No Crying In Baseball!

    A League of Their Own More
    70
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    My Name Is Inigo Montoya. You Killed My Father. Prepare To Die.

    The Princess Bride More
    68
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    often listed
    Badges? We Ain't Got No Badges! We Don't Need No Badges! I Don't Have To Show You Any Stinking Badges!

    Treasure of the Sierra Madre More
    68
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    No! I Am You Father!

    The Empire Strikes Back More
    68
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    I'm As Mad As Hell, And I'm Not Going To Take This Anymore!

    Network More
    66
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    I'll Have What She's Having.

    When Harry Met Sally More
    66
  34. 34
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    Gentlemen, You Can't Fight In Here! This Is The War Room!

    Dr. Strangelove More
    65
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    A Census Taker Once Tried To Test Me. I Ate His Liver With Some Fava Beans And A Nice Chianti.

    Silence of the Lambs More
    65
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    I'm Batman.

    Batman (1989) More
    65
  37. 37
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    Fasten Your Seatbelts, It's Going To Be A Bumpy Night!

    All About Eve More
    63
  38. 38
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    Elementary, My Dear Watson!

    The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. More
    63
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Louis, I Think This Is The Beginning Of A Beautiful Friendship.

    Casablanca More
    63
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    often listed
    Snakes. Why'd It Have To Be Snakes?

    Raiders of the Lost Ark More
    62
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    This Is Sparta!

    62
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  42. 42
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    Inconceivable!

    The Princess Bride More
    62
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    E.T. Phone Home

    61
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    You Don't Understand! I Coulda Had Class. I Coulda Been A Contender. I Could've Been Somebody, Instead Of A Bum, Which Is What I Am.

    On the Waterfront More
    60
  45. 45
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    If You Build It, He Will Come.

    Field of Dreams More
    60
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    The Greatest Trick The Devil Ever Pulled Was Convincing The World He Didn't Exist.

    The Usual Suspects More
    60
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    There Are Two Types Of People In The World – Those With A Gun, And Those Who Dig. Now Dig!

    Good, The Bad and the Ugly More
    60
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    Khaaaaan!

    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan More
    59
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    It's The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of.

    The Maltese Falcon More
    59
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    Run Forrest Run

    59
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