Best movie quotes of 1956

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Ten Commandments picture

[Ramses unsheathes his sword and goes to kill Nefretiri.]
Nefretiri: Before you strike, show me his blood on your sword.
[Ramses throws his sword on the ground, sits on his throne and Nefretiri sits beside him.]
Nefretiri: You couldn't even kill him.
Ramses: His god... is God.

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Forbidden Planet picture

Lt. 'Doc' Ostrow: You ought to see my new mind... it's up there in lights.

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High Society picture

Mike Connor: Liz, I know I'm not destiny's dream man but.
Liz Imbrie: Mike, I think I'd better grab you. You're likely to get in trouble one of these days.

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Giant picture

Bick Benedict: Just remember, one of these days, that bourbon's gonna kill you.
Uncle Bawley: Okay, it'll be me or it. One of us has gotta go.

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Moby Dick picture

Captain Ahab: Birds... the birds... He rises.

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The Killing picture

Johnny Clay: You like money. You've got a great big dollar sign there where most women have a heart.

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Love Me Tender picture

Martha Reno: Clint thinks the sun rises and sets in you.
Vance Reno: I know, Ma. That's just why I'm going.

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The Conqueror picture

Hunlun: My son has won the world. Still he must conquer that red-headed Jezebel.

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Around the World in 80 Days picture

Ralph: Your persiflage does not amuse.

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The Man Who Knew Too Much picture

Edward Drayton: Remember, you will only have time for just one shot. If you need another, the risk is yours.
Rien: I don't take risks.

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The King and I picture

King: You will say no more.
Anna: I will say no more, because there is no more to say.

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The Harder They Fall picture

Nick Benko: Don't fight it, Eddie! What are you trying to do, hold onto your self-respect? Did your self-respect help you hold your job? Did your self-respect give you a new column?

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The Searchers picture

Lars Jorgensen: It's this country killed my boy. Yes by golly I tell you, Ethan.
Mrs. Jorgensen: No Lars. It just so happens we be Texicans. Texican is nothing but a human man way out on a limb. This year and next, and maybe for a hundred more. But I don't think it'll be forever. Some day this country's gonna be a fine, good place to be. Maybe it needs our bones in the ground before that time can come.

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Bigger than Life picture

Ed Avery: Childhood is a congenital disease - and the purpose of education is to cure it. We're breeding a race of moral midgets.

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Godzilla, King of The Monsters! picture

Steve Martin: I'm afraid my Japanese is a little rusty.

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Written on the Wind picture

Kyle Hadley: I'll kill him.
Marylee Hadley: A whiskey bottle's about all you'd kill.

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War and Peace picture

Gen. Kutuzov: The only important battle is the last.

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Carousel picture

Billy Bigelow: I just couldn't get the hang of being married.
Starkeeper: Was that Julie's fault?
Billy Bigelow: No, but maybe it wasn't my fault either.

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers picture

Dr. Dan 'Danny' Kauffman: Love, desire, ambition, faith - without them, life's so simple, believe me.
Dr. Miles J. Bennell: I don't want any part of it.
Dr. Dan 'Danny' Kauffman: You're forgetting something, Miles.
Dr. Miles J. Bennell: What's that?
Dr. Dan 'Danny' Kauffman: You have no choice.

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The Man Who Never Was picture

Voiceover in pre-credits sequence: Last night I dreamed a deadly dream / Beyond the Isle of Skye / I saw a dead man win a fight / And I think that man was I.

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