Jake Gyllenhaal movie quotes

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Identikit and personal data
Name
Jacob Benjamin
Last name
Gyllenhaal
Pseudonym
Jake Gyllenhaal
Born
December 19, 1980
Gender
male
Nationality
North American
Profession
actor, activist
Zodiac sign
Sagittarius
Jake Gyllenhaal movie quotes, phrases and lines
114 in english
Jake Gyllenhaal quotes
  • “- Roy Lee: I got about as much chance of winning that science fair as you do winning a football scholarship. I know I'm gonna be a miner. I've known my entire life. What the hell's so bad about mining coal anyway?
    - Homer: Nothing Roy Lee. It's great. That's why your stepdaddy is the biggest drunk in West Virginia! I mean, come on guys! You know...” (continue)
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    William Lee Scott - Roy Lee
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Homer Hickam
  • “The Marine must learn to kill. He may wear a tattoo, or display his medals, or tell lies in bars. But he is not a true Marine until he has seen combat.”
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford
  • “- Dr. Lilian Thurman: The search for God is absurd?
    - Donnie Darko: It is if everyone dies alone.
    - Dr. Lilian Thurman: Does that scare you?
    - Donnie Darko: I don't want to be alone.”

    Katharine Ross - Dr. Lilian Thurman
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Donnie Darko
    [Tag:fear, god, solitude]
  • “- Gretchen Ross: My mom had to get a restraining order against my stepdad. He has emotional problems.
    - Donnie Darko: What kind of emotional problems does your dad have?
    - Gretchen Ross: He stabbed my mom four times in the chest.”

    Jena Malone - Gretchen Ross
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Donnie Darko
    [Tag:husband, violence]
  • “Dear Bertie, You asked me before where I went. And I want to tell you. I went to a place where nothing's right, where every moment's backwards, every sky's without colour, without hope. I tried to come back, Bertie. But I got lost. And while I was gone, I met you. And I didn't even have the courage to realize I was home. A wise friend of mine...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Joe Nast
    [Tag:despair, home, seeking]
  • “You want your sister to lose weight? Tell her to get off the couch, stop eating Twinkies and maybe go out for field hockey. You know what? No one ever knows what they want to be when they grow up. You know, it takes a little, little while to find that out.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Donnie Darko
    [Tag:body, weight]
  • “- Donnie Darko: Why should I mourn for a rabbit like it was human?
    - Karen Pommeroy: Are you saying that the death of one species is less tragic than another?
    - Donnie Darko: The rabbit is not like us. It has no history books, no photographs, no knowledge of sorrow or regret. I just don't see the point in crying over a dead rabbit, who never...” (continue)
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    Jake Gyllenhaal - Donnie Darko
    Drew Barrymore - Karen Pomeroy
  • “- Brian Taylor: Touch me and I will fucking shoot you. Stay where you are.
    - Mr. Tre: I don't give a fuck about both you motherfuckers. I'm ready to die today. Fuck ya'll.
    - Brian Taylor: This can go one of several ways right now. It is all about your attitude.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
    Cle Sloan - Mr. Tre
    [Tag:death, killing]
  • “- Lou Bloom: Bloody?
    - Nina Romina: The best and clearest way that I can phrase it for you, is think of our news cast as a screaming woman running down the street with her throat cut.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Lou Bloom
    Rene Russo - Nina Romina
    [Tag:blood, news]
  • “- Detective Fronteiri: You filmed him dying.
    - Lou Bloom: That's my job, that's what I do, I'd like to think if you're seeing me you're having the worst day of your life.”

    Michael Hyatt - Detective Fronteiri
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Lou Bloom
    [Tag:death, job]
  • “I am the police, and I'm here to arrest you. You've broken the law. I did not write the law. I may even disagree with the law but I will enforce it. No matter how you plead, cajole, beg or attempt to stir my sympathies, nothing you do will stop me from placing you in a steel cage with gray bars. If you run away I will chase you. If you fight me...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
  • “See that kid? The one dreaming to serve his country. That Jarhead is me.”
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford
  • “- Brian Taylor: I don't want to die here, dude.
    - Mike Zavala: You're not gonna die here. You're not gonna die. God loves cops.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
    Michael Peña - Mike Zavala
    [Tag:death, god, police]
  • “Do you know what fear stands for? False evidence appearing real.”
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Lou Bloom
    [Tag:fear]
  • “- Colter Stevens: You seem concerned about the time. What are you late for?
    - Max Denoff: I'm on my way to an asshole festival. I hear you're headlining.
    - Colter Stevens: Oh, that's funny. What are you, a comedian?”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Colter Stevens
    Russell Peters - Max Denoff
    [Tag:mocking]
  • “- Mike Zavala: Wouldn't it be crazy if your kids were pushing the black and white together one day?
    - Brian Taylor: Screw that. I want my kid to have an honest job. Like a politician.”

    Michael Peña - Mike Zavala
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
    [Tag:children, honesty, job]
  • - Paul Avery: What's your angle, here? This is good business for everyone but you.
    - Robert Graysmith: What do you mean, "angle"?.

    Robert Downey Jr. - Paul Avery
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Robert Graysmith
  • “Behind my badge is a heart like yours. I bleed, I think, I love, and yes I can be killed. And although I am but one man, I have thousands of brothers and sisters who are the same as me. They will lay down their lives for me, and I them. We stand watch together. The thin-blue-line, protecting the prey from the predators, the good from the bad. We...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
  • “Any soldier I've ever served with would say that one death is service enough.”
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Colter Stevens
    [Tag:death, soldiers]
  • “- Brian Taylor: This is my day job. Some of you might know me as Brian or Taylor, but here I am Police Officer 2 Brian Taylor. This is where the forces of good prepare to fight the forces of evil. This is my partner, Officer Zavala.
    - Mike Zavala: I'm on my chones, dude.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Brian Taylor
    Michael Peña - Mike Zavala
    [Tag:job, partner, police]
  • “Masturbation. Rereading of letters from unfaithfulwives and girlfriends. Cleaning your rifle. Further masturbation. Rewiring Walkman. Arguing about religion and meaning of life. Discussing in detail, every woman the Marine has ever fucked. Debating differences, such as left- vs. right-handed masturbation. Further cleaning of rifle. Studying of...” (continue)(continue reading)

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford
  • “- Colter Stevens: Christina, what would you do if you knew you had less than one minute to live?
    - Christina Warren: I'd make those seconds count.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Colter Stevens
    Michelle Monaghan - Christina Warren
    [Tag:living, moment]
  • “- Jack Twist: The Pentecost... I don't... I don't know what the Pentecost is. I guess it means the world ends and guys like you and me march off to hell.
    - Ennis Del Mar: Speak for yourself. You may be a sinner, but I ain't yet had the opportunity.”

    Jake Gyllenhaal - Jack Twist
    Heath Ledger - Ennis Del Mar
    [Tag:hell, sin]
  • “- Mike Mulcahey: Joe, we are brothers. I'm younger than you are. I'm a man of your time. What do we brother's lack...?
    - Joe Nast: So... uh, so many things...?
    - Mike Mulcahey: One thing!... one... time!”

    Dabney Coleman - Mike Mulcahey
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Joe Nast
    [Tag:brothers, time]
  • “We call this friendly fire, friendly fucking, or getting friendly fucked.”
    Jake Gyllenhaal - Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford
    [Tag:soldiers, war, weapons]
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