Bedknobs and Broomsticks quotes are certainly quotable for movie fans. These are some of the best quotes from the Disney fantasy musical as determined by you and your votes. In this film, an apprentice witch, three kids, and a con artist team together to complete a final spell and in the process, hopefully aid Britain in its war efforts. Bedknobs and Broomsticks, which starred Angela Lansbury and David Tomlinson, combined live action with animation and being a musical with magic as well, is often compared to Mary Poppins. Released on December 13, 1971, the tagline for Bedknobs and Broomsticks was "The most magical one of all!"
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- [A British Army officer's car stops at a junction on a country road where an elderly man is painting over signposts.]
Captain Greer: You there! Which way to Pepperinge Eye?
Elderly Man: Couldn't say, sir—said on the wireless to paint out the signposts in case the Nazis drop in.
Captain Greer: I'm not a Nazi, I'm a British officer!
Elderly Man: That's what you say if you was a Nazi, isn't it sir?
- [Miss Price has just arrived on an old motorbike, emitting blasts of yellow smoke. After she has gone, the two army officers begin to speak.]
Captain Greer: Who is that?
General Teagler: Miss Price—splendid woman. Her late father served with me at Vimy Ridge.
Captain Greer: What's she burning in this thing?—It smells a bit like sulphur.
General Teagler: Nonsense! One can't make a motor fuel out of sulphur!
- Carrie: Who else lives here?
Miss Price: I live alone— it suits my purposes.
- Miss Price: Supper is at six. You will wash, thoroughly—
Miss Price: You will wash yourselves, otherwise there will be no supper, is that clear?
[Miss Price leaves the room.]
Charlie: A house of horrors, that's what we've come to.