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The Best House With A Clock In Its Walls Movie Quotes

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The House With A Clock In Its Walls movie quotes provide the dialogue for the film which follows a young orphan and his magical uncle as they try to find a powerful world ending clock hidden inside the mansions walls. Eli Roth directed the movie using a screenplay Eric Kripke wrote based on the characters created by John Bellairs. The House With A Clock In Its Walls opened theatrically on September 21, 2018.

In The House With A Clock In Its Walls, Lewis Barnavelt (Owen Vaccaro) is a young orphan sent to live with his uncle Jonathan Barnavelt (Jack Black.) Lewis soon discovers that his uncle is a warlock and begs to be one as well. Lewis is introduced to Florence Zimmerman (Cate Blanchett), Jonathans neighbor,  who is a far more skilled witch. The clock behind the walls is found out to belong to a sinister magical couple that were intending to use the clock to end the world.

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    Home Sweet Home

    Jonathan Barnavelt: Here we are, home sweet home.

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    Lucky Shot

    [Kids line up to pick teams for basketball]
    Bully #1: I don’t want the creepy little runt.
    Bully #2: You think I want him?
    [Lewis uses his powers to bounce the ball into the bullies faces then into the hoop]
    Lewis Barnavelt: Lucky shot.

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    It's A Kimono

    Jonathan Barnavelt: Lewis, I’m your Uncle Jonathan.
    Lewis Barnavelt: Are you wearing a robe?
    Jonathan Barnavelt: It’s a kimono. 

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    Perfectly Safe

    Jonathan Barnavelt: Have a look around. You’re perfectly safe.
    [A tentacle opens a door and Jonathan quickly slams the door]
    Lewis Barnavelt: That’s safe?
    Jonathan Barnavelt: As long as it’s fed.

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