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Poll: Classic (but Unfinished) Quotes

Wait a minute, you ain't heard nothing yet... you think some quotes are memorable because they perfectly captured the spirit of a scene or a movie, well, you're right. But if you think this is a credit to the writers, you couldn't be more wrong.

Actually, the credit goes to the editors who knew exactly where to cut, or when to put a soundtrack loud enough to cover the rest of the sentence.

Now, exclusively, here are the classic movie quotes as you should have heard them if it wasn't for the editors' foresight, regardless of the ridiculous impact they would have on the film had they been kept, which one do you find the most interesting in a funny or not-so-implausible way?

Discuss the list here

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!

    Casablanca (1942)

    "Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship. And maybe more..."
  2. Vote!

    The Godfather (1972)

    "It's a Sicilian message, it means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes. Now, can I keep them? You know, with some garlic, oil, cream and herbs, they make great soup."
  3. Vote!

    Gone with the Wind (1939)

    "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn. [talking to himself, as he's walking away] Oh boy, did that feel good! Serves her right that spoiled Southern brat!"
  4. Vote!

    Some Like It Hot (1959)

    "Well, nobody's perfect! [noticing Jerry's puzzled face] Haha, gotcha! You really thought I was serious? Come on now, I can get any pretty girl I want in a snap of a finger. Now, get the hell out of my boat, you fraud!"
  5. Vote!

    When Harry Met Sally... (1989)

    • "I'll have what she's having"
    • "Sorry lady, it's only one dish per customer.""
  6. Vote!

    Sunset Blvd. (1950)

    • "All right Mr. De Mille, I'm ready for my close-up."
    [as she slowly moves toward the camera]
    • "Hey, you're gonna hit the camera! Stop ma'am, stoop!""
  7. Vote!

    The Apartment (1960)

    "I absolutely adore you."
    • "Shut up and deal."
    [pause, as he's dealing the cards]
    • "Uh-how about playing that in bed?""
  8. Vote!

    Chinatown (1974)

    "Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown. Now, let's go eat some spring rolls."
  9. Vote!

    King Kong (1933)

    "Oh no, it wasn't the airplanes, it was Beauty killed the Beast." - "No, mister, it was the airplanes. Here, look at the bullet wounds.""
  10. Vote!

    Babe (1995)

    "That'll do, pig. That'll do. You've just escaped from the frying pan."
  11. Vote!

    Double Indemnity (1944)

    "The guy you were looking for was too close. He was right across the desk from ya."
    • "Closer than that, Walter."
    • "I love you, too."
    - "Now, don't get the wrong idea, Walter..."
  12. Vote!

    The Graduate (1967)

    [in the bus]
    • "Why did you do that, Benjamin?"
    • "I dunno, it seemed like a good idea... at the time.
    • "I ruined my life"""
  13. Vote!

    Shane (1953)

    "Shane! Come back! [pause] Think about me, I need a father model like you! You know what you are, Shane? A selfish jerk!""
  14. Vote!

    My Fair Lady (1964)

    • "Eliza, where the devil are my slippers?"
    - "If I find any, I'll tell you where you can shove it!""
  15. Vote!

    Jaws (1975)

    • "I used to hate the water."
    • "I can't imagine why."
    [as they're swimming away] - "Hey, is that Alex' leg floating?"
    • "More like Chrissie's.""
  16. Vote!

    Thelma & Louise (1991)

    "Let's keep goin'."
    • "What d'you mean?"
    • "Go."
    • "You sure?"
    • "Yeah. Hit it."
    • "Hey!"
    [as they ride the car over the cliff] - "Hey, I thought you were bluffing, I was kidding, I don't want to die. Oh my God! Aaaaaaaaahhhh...""

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