Best Downfall quotes, with movie clips, ranked by fans. This list of great movie quotes from Downfall collects all of the most famous lines from the film in one place, allowing you to pick the top quotes and move them up the list. Quotations from movies are repeated all the time in other movies, on television, in speeches and in day-to-day life, so having a good knowledge of good movie quotes (and having resources useful to search movie quotes) have become essential.
Downfall was a tremendously foreign film that came out of Germany, garnering attention from the Academy Awards as well as winning Best Foreign Film at the BAFTAs. The movie chronicles the last days of Hitler as he operates his command from a bunker in Berlin. Aside from being known as one of the best movies of all time, the dearth of famous Downfall movie quotes has placed it firmly on the list of most quotable movies ever.This list includes all the best Downfall lines and moments, just as they appeared in the actual movie script. Whether they are funny quotes, sad quotes, quotes about love or death, all the most famous Downfall quotes are here.
Traitor Will Pay!
Adolf Hitler: Traitors! I've been betrayed and deceived from the very beginning! What a monstrous betrayal of the German people, but all those traitors will pay. They'll pay with their own blood. They shall drown in their own blood!
The War is Lost
Adolf Hitler: The war is lost... But if you think that I'll leave Berlin for that, you are sadly mistaken. I'd prefer to put a bullet in my head.
Joseph Goebbels: I feel no sympathy. I repeat, I feel no sympathy! The German people chose their fate. That may surprise some people. Don't fool yourself. We didn't force the German people. They gave us a mandate, and now their little throats are being cut!
They're Going to Shoot Me!
Oberleutnant: Orders, sir?
General der Artillerie Helmuth Weidling: I am to be shot.
Oberleutnant: What? Why?
General der Artillerie Helmuth Weidling: They believe I moved my command post to the West, away from the enemy!
Oberleutnant: Not a bad idea, General.