“Angel Heart” quotes(1987)
Plot – A strange mysterious client, Louis Cyphre, hires private detective Harry Angel to find Johnny Favorite, a war veteran and former successful singer, who was released using falsified documents from a psychiatric clinic in '43 and who has since disappeared. Favorite was under contract to Louis Cyphre, who does not leave anything unfinished. Angel gets busy, discovers various interesting things, but falls into a vortex of fear and blood. The discharge from the clinic where Favorite was believed to have been hospitalized had been authorized by a doctor addicted to morphine in exchange for 25,000 US dollars.
All actors – Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling, Stocker Fontelieu, Brownie McGhee, Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Whitcraft, Eliott Keener, Charles Gordone, Dann Florek, Kathleen Wilhoite, George Buck, Judith Drake, Gerald Orange, Peggy Severe, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Dave Petitjean, Rick Washburn, Neil Newlon, Oakley Dalton, Yvonne Bywaters, Loys T. Bergeron, Joshua Frank, Karmen Harris, Nicole Burdette, Kendall Lupe, Percy Martin, Viola Dunbar, Murray Bandel, Jarrett Narcisse, Ernest Watson, Rickie Monie, Sugar Blue, Pinetop Perkins, Deacon John Moore, Richard Payne, W. Alonzo Stewart, Lillian Boutte, Joel Adam, Darrell Beasley, Stephen Beasley, Jerome Reddick, Louis Freddie Kohlman, Stephen Kenyatta Simon, Curtis Pierre, Kufaru Aaron Mouton, Roselyn Lionheart, Marilyn Banks, Lula Elzy, Francesca J. Ridge, Hope Clarke, Oscar Best, Sarita Allen, Noel Jones, Valerie Jackson, Greer Goff, Arlena Rolant, Karen Davis, Shirleta Jones, Mark L. Taylor, , Dontez Hoodshow all
“Angel Heart” Quotes 17 quotes
“- Harry Angel: What do you do around here in the summertime?
- Izzy: I bite the heads off rats.
- Harry Angel: What do you do in the winter?
- Izzy: The same.”
“I want you to show right now how much you love God! I want you to show as your tithe! I want you to open up your hearts! And open up your wallets! And open up your purses! And give it up! Praise the Lord! Somebody's been talking about me, talking about I've been riding around in a Cadillac! If you love me, and you wanna give to me, then I should...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Det. Sterne: You're gonna burn for this, Angel.
- Harry Angel: I know. In hell.”
“Mephistopheles can be a mouthful in Manhattan, Johnny.”
“I have old-fashioned ideas about honour. An eye for an eye... stuff like that.”
“- Harry Angel: How did he die?
- Det. Deimos: Technically? Asphyxiation by his own genitalia.
- Harry Angel: And not so technically?
- Det. Deimos: Somebody cut his dick off, stuffed it in his mouth and choked him to death.”
“- Harry Angel: She was doing my chart. I gave her Johnny's birthdate, February 14th. Except someone got to her and took out their own Valentine card. They split her open, and they cut out her heart. I guess she couldn't predict the future for herself.
- Louis Cyphre: The future isn't what it used to be Mr. Angel.”
“- Louis Cyphre: You know, some religions think that the egg is the symbol of the soul, did you know that?
- Harry Angel: No, I didn't know that.
- Louis Cyphre: Would you like an egg?
- Harry Angel: No thank you, I got a thing about chickens.”
“- Louis Cyphre: Are you an atheist?
- Harry Angel: Yes, I am. I'm from Brooklyn.”
“There's death everywhere these days Johnny. But what gives human life its worth, anyway? Because someone loves it, hates it? The flesh is weak, Johnny. Only the soul is immortal.”
“No matter how cleverly you sneak up on a mirror, your reflection always looks you straight in the eye.”
“They say there's enough religion in the world to make men hate each other, but not enough to make them love.”