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The Best The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Quotes

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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou quotes are certainly quotable for movie fans. These are some of the best quotes from The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, as determined by you and your votes. The fourth feature-length film from Wes Anderson, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou starred the auteur's oft-time collaborator Bill Murray as the eponymous oceanographer Zissou. The film was released on Christmas Day 2004. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou centers on Zissou's determination to find the "jaguar shark" that ate his chief diver, Esteban du Plantier, and document the shark's demise. A tale of revenge that many have compared to Moby-Dick, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou was also an homage to the late Jacques Cousteau and his famous expeditions.

What are the best The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou quotes? Do you like Steve's declarative "Estaban was eaten!" line? Or do you like some of the lesser known lines from the film? Let it be known. Vote for your top The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou quotes and watch them rise to the top of the list.

  • Steve: Encounter with highly abnormal sharklike fish! Ten meters in length, unfamiliar dorsal features, spots all over it! I shot it dorsally with a homing dart! Esteban was eaten! Check the scanning monitor! Start tracking before it dives too deep!
    Klaus: Esteban was bitten?
    Steve: Eaten!
    Klaus: Is he dead?
    Steve: Esteban was eaten!
    Klaus: He was swallowed whole?
    Steve: No! Chewed!
  • Festival Director: That's an endangered species at most. What would be the scientific purpose of killing it?
    Steve: Revenge.
  • Antonia Cook: You must be so excited.
    Steve: I hope so. You think it went OK?
    Antonia Cook: No. Congratulations... Seriously.
    Steve: Thanks. I wish it didn't require the "seriously," but thank you.
  • Alistair: How are things going with your - what are you calling it? Leopard fish?
    Steve: Jaguar shark.
    Alistair: Jaguar shark! So tell me - does it really exist?
    Steve: You know, Allie, I don't want to give away the ending.