Zodiac
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Paul Avery: What do you do for fun?
Robert Graysmith: I love to read.
Paul Avery: Mhmm.
Robert Graysmith: Umm, I enjoy books.
Paul Avery: Those are the same things.

Paul Avery: Hey Bullitt, it's been almost a year. You gonna catch this fuckin' guy or not?
Dave Toschi: Go fuck yourself.
Paul Avery: Gladly.

Robert Graysmith: Paul, are you okay?
Paul Avery: No... but thanks for asking.

Inspector William Armstrong: Avery's on two.
Dave Toschi: Tell him to screw.
Inspector William Armstrong: You want me to communicate that verbatim or can I spice it up a little?

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Arthur Leigh Allen: Oh. "The Most Dangerous Game."
Inspector William Armstrong: What?
Arthur Leigh Allen: "The Most Dangerous Game." That's why you're here isn't it? It was my favorite book in high school. It's about this man who waits for these people to get shipwrecked on this island. Because he was tired of hunting animals, he hunted the people for the challenge.
Dave Toschi: And man is the most dangerous animal of all?
Arthur Leigh Allen: That's the whole point of the story.

Officer George Bawart: Who was that?
Sgt. Jack Mulanax: That's Graysmith. He's a cartoonist. He thinks he's going to solve the Zodiac.
Officer George Bawart: Well, good for him.

Melvin Belli: Inspector, he sent this letter directly to my residence, since he couldn't get through to me here or on the Dunbar show.
Dave Toschi: He tried to contact you here?
Melvin Belli: Once, I was out. He spoke with my housekeeper. He didn't leave a number.
Inspector William Armstrong: Yeah, he's kinda crafty like that.

Dave Toschi: Suspect's negro male adult, who also happens to be a stocky, crew cut caucasian.

Zodiac 3: Before I kill you, I'm going to throw your baby out the window.

"Suspect": I'm the Zodiac.
Inspector William Armstrong: And how did you kill your victims?
"Suspect": With a gun. No... with a hammer.

Arthur Leigh Allen: Can I help you?
Robert Graysmith: No.

Dave Toschi: Hey, how do we know that this lead is real?
Inspector William Armstrong: It's very real. How do I know? Because I saw it on TV.

Paul Avery: Do you know more people die in the East Bay commute every three months than that idiot ever killed? He offed a few citizens, wrote a few letters, then faded into footnote... Not that I haven't been sitting here idly, waiting for you to drop by and reinvigorate my sense of purpose.

Paul Avery: Methinks our friend's a tad bit fuckered in the head.

Robert Graysmith: I've been thinking.
Paul Avery: Oh God, save us all.

Robert Graysmith: It's ok... Avery has a gun.

Paul Avery: What's your angle, here? This is good business for everyone but you.
Robert Graysmith: What do you mean, "angle"?

Paul Avery: So Robert, what are your hobbies?
Robert Graysmith: Well, I like to read.
Paul Avery: Uh-huh.
Robert Graysmith: Uh, I enjoy books.
Paul Avery: Those are the same things.

Robert Graysmith: Just because you can't prove it doesn't mean it isn't true.
Dave Toschi: Easy, Dirty Harry.

Paul Avery: Well, it looks like the real Zodiac Killer... was friendship.

Factual error: In a couple of scenes, most notably the one where Graysmith drives his kid to school, there are newer cars in the background than the year it is supposed to be. In this scene the car is a 1971 Chrysler, when the scene takes place in 1969.

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Trivia: The theme tune to the news station when they are trying to arrange the meeting is the theme to Channel 9 news in Australia, played unmodified.

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