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The Best Jackie Brown Movie Quotes  

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The best Jackie Brown quotes make you realize how great the movie really is, even if you haven't seen it in a while. Let's rank the greatest quotes from Jackie Brown, with the help of your votes. Starring Pam Grier and Samuel L. Jackson, Jackie Brown was directed by Quentin Tarantino and released in 2009.

What is your favorite Jackie Brown quote? One memorable line was when Max said, "Whatever you're into, you seem to be getting away with it, so more power to you." Another great line from Jackie Brown is, "Well, I hope you felt appropriately guilty about it afterwards," spoken by Ordell.

Vote up your top Jackie Brown quotes, regardless of which character they come from.


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A Screwdriver is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jackie Brown Movie Quotes
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A Screwdriver

Cockatoo Bartender: What's your drink, brother?
Ordell: Let me have a screwdriver, homes.
Cockatoo Bartender: And what about you?
Jackie: Oh, I'm fine.
Cockatoo Bartender: Yes you are.
Ordell: Goddamn, girl, you come in here on a Saturday night, I bet you need n*gga repellant to keep them muthaf*ckas off your *ss.

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Ridin' In No Trunk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jackie Brown Movie Quotes
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Ridin' In No Trunk

Beaumont: Man, you must be out of your f*ckin' mind if you think I'm gonna get in this dirty-*ss trunk.
Ordell: We ain't going nowhere but to Koreatown, man. You ain't gonna be locked in here no more than ten minutes.
Beaumont: I ain't ridin' in no trunk for no minute, man.
Beaumont: I just ain't getting in no goddamn, dirty-*ss trunk man. I got a problem with small places.
Ordell: Well I got a problem with spending ten thousand dollars on ungrateful, peanut-head n*gga to get 'em out of jail, but I did it!

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Ain't The Same is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jackie Brown Movie Quotes
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Ain't The Same

Max Cherry: I'll bet, besides maybe an afro, you look exactly how you did at 29.
Jackie Brown: Well, my *ss ain't the same.
Max Cherry: Bigger?
Jackie Brown: Yeah.
Max Cherry: Ain't nothin' wrong with that!


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Used To Be Beautiful

Ordell: I don't wanna hear no f*ckin' excuses!
Louis: I ain't givin' you f*ckin' excuses, man, I'm telling you, I don't f*ckin' - I'm givin' you f*ckin' reasons!
Ordell: Oh, oh, oh, you gonna tell me the reason you lost every goddamn cent I got in the world?
Louis: Hey, hey man-
Ordell: You gonna tell me reasons? I'll tell you the reason, motherf*cker. The reason is, yo' *ss ain't worth a sh*t no more!
Louis: You better f*ckin' back off, man-
Ordell: What the f*ck happened to you, man? Your *ss used to be beautiful. 


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