Best Michael Caine quote:

Discussion in 'The Front Room' started by Lamp, Jul 13, 2007.

Fave Michael Caine Quote

  1. "Dont you chuck those bloody spears at me" (Zulu)

    9 vote(s)
    23.7%
  2. "Not many people know that." (Educating Rita)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. "You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!" (The Italian Job)

    19 vote(s)
    50.0%
  4. "Hang on a minute, lads, I've got a great idea. Errr..." (The Italian Job)

    1 vote(s)
    2.6%
  5. My understanding of women only goes as far as the pleasure." (Alfie)

    1 vote(s)
    2.6%
  6. "Pull my finger!" (Children of Men)

    2 vote(s)
    5.3%
  7. "It's not the size mate, it's how you use it." (Austin Powers in Goldmember)

    1 vote(s)
    2.6%
  8. "What ever is the point of all those push-ups if you can't even lift a bloody log?" (Batman Begins)

    1 vote(s)
    2.6%
  9. "I hope you're not a member of the fire brigade"' ("Batman Begins")

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. "You're a big man, but you're in bad shape. With me it's a full time job. "(Get Carter)

    4 vote(s)
    10.5%
  1. Lamp

    Lamp I am a FH squatter

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  2. Shagrat

    Shagrat I am a FH squatter

    Gotta be "your only supposed to blow the bloody doors off".

    with "stop throwing those bloody spears at me" as a close second
     
  3. Overdriven

    Overdriven Not a sandwich

    "Hang on a minute, lads, I've got a great idea. Errr..." (The Italian Job)
     
  4. Gibbo

    Gibbo Fledgling Freddie

    You sure he said that in Zulu? He was playing a toff in that film not your usual cockney.

    Anyway voted for the Get Carter quote, the Italian Job ones are too obvious however very very funny :)
     
  5. Elkie

    Elkie Can't get enough of FH

    He did not say that at any point in the film Zulu...
     
  6. Roo Stercogburn

    Roo Stercogburn Resident Freddy

    I rather like:

    "I'll always be there because I'm a skilled professional actor. Whether or not I've any talent is beside the point."

    "The best research for playing a drunk is being a British actor for 20 years."

    This quote I found interesting:

    "I prefer to remake flops. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels was a remake of a flop, and The Quiet American is a remake of a flop."

    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels I didn't really like - I found it obvious and laboured. The Quiet American on the other hand is an absolutely oustanding film and Michael Caine is brilliant in it.

    Actual great film quotes from Michael Caine's scriptwriters? Hec, where to even start, the above quotes don't even scratch the surface ;)
     
  7. ilaya

    ilaya Can't get enough of FH

    wasnt the zulu quote..

    dont shoot until you see the whites of their eyes!!

    oh and i voted for the blow the bloody doors off thing btw..

    because i dont think the quote from get carter... i know you wear purple underwear is applicable.. unless u seen geordie star wars ofc haha.
     
  8. tris-

    tris- Failed Geordie and Parmothief

    pull my finger ofc, it also helps he was a stoner who grew weed in his living room.
     
  9. old.Tohtori

    old.Tohtori FH is my second home

    Roos quotes are better since they don't have to be in context.

    Something like "Pull my finger" is piss poor, not his words and outright ridicilous as a quote. Unless you know where it's from ofcourse.
     
  10. Serbitar

    Serbitar Fledgling Freddie

    my name is michael caine. and i am a nosy neighbour - stella street
     
  11. ilaya

    ilaya Can't get enough of FH

    Fast Show...
     
  12. ilaya

    ilaya Can't get enough of FH

  13. ordana

    ordana Fledgling Freddie

    The best quote had to be from Goldmember "There are only two things I can't stand in this world: People who are intollerant of other peoples' cultures, and the Dutch"
     
  14. georgie

    georgie Resident Freddy FH Subscriber

    About Jaws: The Revenge -

     

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