Austin Pendleton movie quotes

Austin Pendleton movie quotes, phrases and lines
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Austin Pendleton quotes
  • “In theater when you do a comedy, you rehearse for a few weeks and you begin to feel the rhythm. In film it's an arbitrary rhythm usually that has to look like a truthful one to work.”
    Austin Pendleton
    [Tag:movie, rhythm, theater]
  • “- Daniel: You know there is an old man shacked up here with a very young girl!
    - Hotel Clerk: Sir, most of these rooms have old men with young girls. This is Washington.”

    Michael J. Fox - Daniel
    Austin Pendleton - Hotel Clerk
  • “The Method: that's all it is, a technique to know what you're talking about and mean what you say.”
    Austin Pendleton
  • “All the comedies I've done have been hard to film. Film is an anomalous environment for it because you don't know whether they're gonna laugh or not.”
    Austin Pendleton
    [Tag:laughing, movie]
  • “Okay, well, you're dead. Which is unusual, because we don't normally see this much activity in a dead person.”
    Austin Pendleton - Dr. Bronson
    [Tag:death, living]
  • “- Maj. Ebersole: Well, theoretically, and I wouldn't bet the farm, the hover tank will lift off and hover several inches above the pond.
    - Col. John T. Hall: Good. Very good.
    - Maj. Ebersole: Yeah. Then it will engage the targets. The cannon, boom, the ammunition dump, kaboom, that truck, boom.
    - Col. John T. Hall: Excellent. Though, one...” (continue)
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    Austin Pendleton - Maj. Ebersole
    Dan Aykroyd - Col. John T. Hall
  • “- Howard Marner: What if it goes out and melts down a bus load of nuns? How would you like to write the headline on that one?
    - Benjamin Jabituya: Nun soup?”

    Austin Pendleton - Howard Marner
    Fisher Stevens - Ben Jabituya
  • “- Doc Hopper: Maybe this frog does everything. He talks, he sings, he dances, he tells jokes, he even rides a bicycle. Max, find me a frog and a bear in a tan Studebaker.
    - Max: Gee, Doc, all I can see is a frog and a bear in a rainbow-colored Studebaker.”

    Charles Durning - Doc Hopper
    Austin Pendleton - Max
    [Tag:ability, animals]
  • “- Dr. Bronson: I'm afraid I have some bad news. Your boy is very sick. He's lost a massive amount of blood, and his pulse and retinal response are poor, and as you can see there's an axe sticking out of his head.
    - Big Chuck: He's not sick, you idiot, he's dead!
    - Dr. Bronson: Oh, everybody's a doctor. You think maybe I could make the diagnosis?”

    Austin Pendleton - Dr. Bronson
    Paul Dooley - Big Chuck
    [Tag:death, doctors, health]