“Cemetery Man” quotes

(1994)
Movie Cemetery Man
Title Cemetery Man
Original title Dellamorte Dellamore
Year 1994
Director Michele Soavi
Genre Comedy, Horror, Fantasy
Interpreted by
All actors – Rupert Everett, François Hadji-Lazaro, Anna Falchi, Mickey Knox, Fabiana Formica, Clive Riche, Katja Anton, Barbara Cupisti, Anton Alexander, Pietro Genuardi, Patrizia Punzo, Stefano Masciarelli, Vito Passeri, Alessandro Zamattio, Renato Donis, Claudia Lawrence, Francesca Gamba, Elio Cesari, Maurizio Romoli, Maddalena Ischiale, Elena Fresco, Marijn Koopman, , Michele Soavi
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  • “Stop killing the dead. They're mine. If you don't want the dead coming back to life, why don't you just kill the living? Shoot them in the head. Are you listening to me?”

    [Tag:death, killing, zombie]
  • “I'd give my life to be dead.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:death, wishes]
  • “My name is Francesco Dellamorte. Weirdname, isn't it? Francis Of Death. Saint Francis Of Death. I often thought of having it changed. André Dellamorte would be nicer, for example.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:changing, name]
  • “The more they laugh, the further away they seem. You can never be too different, Gnaghi.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
  • “Some people, on the seventh night after their death, come back to life. I call them Returners, but frankly I can't understand why they're so anxious to return. The only way to get rid of them once and for all is to split their heads open. A spade'll do it, but a dum-dum bullet is best. Is this the beginning of an invasion? Does it happen in all...” (continue)(continue reading)
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:killing, zombie]
  • “The Living Dead and the dying living are all the same. Cut from the same cloth. But disposing of dead people is a public service, whereas you're in all sorts of trouble if you kill someone while they're still alive.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:killing, zombie]
  • “- Franco: What do you think the rest of the world looks like?
    - Francesco Dellamorte: The rest of the world?
    - Franco: Mmm-hmm.
    - Francesco Dellamorte: Mmm. Who knows if the rest of the world even exists?”

    Anton Alexander - Franco
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:curiosity, world]
  • “By keeping things the same, we can change more effectively.”
    Stefano Masciarelli - Mayor Scanarotti
    [Tag:changing]
  • “At a certain point in life, you realize you know more dead people than living.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
  • “Gnaghi, just because we've got the new ones doesn't mean to say we have to throw the old ones away. These books are classics!”

    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:books, changing]
  • “You and I are both the same. We kill out of indifference, out of love sometimes, but never out of hate. Now I don't know who's dead or alive. I'm sick of killing. So I'm leaving the game, Brother.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
  • “You're a thief. You may have killed your wife and daughter. OK, I'll give you that. But it was me who knocked off the three girls. What are you doing stealing my murders? What kind of fucking friend do you think you are? I suppose you thought you were doing me a favor.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:friends, murder, theft]
  • “- New Mayor Civardi: Mr. Dellamorte? I'm Civardi, the new mayor. Why the barbed wire? Do they climb in at night?
    - Francesco Dellamorte: No. They climb out sometimes.”

    Pietro Genuardi - New Mayor Civardi
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
  • “Death, death, death comes sweeping down, filthy death the leering clown, death on wings, death by surprise, failing evil from worldly eyes, death that spawns as life succumbs, while death and love, two kindred drums, beat the time till judgement day, an actor in a passion play, without beginning, without end, evermore, amen.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:death]
  • “I can't forgive myself for having lied to you. I don't have a degree in biology. Never even finished high school. I haven't read more than two books in my whole life. One, never finished. And the other is the phone book.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:ignorance, lies]
  • “I should have known it. The rest of the world doesn't exist.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:selfishness]
  • “- Mayor Scanarotti: Not as long, dear, as I've got a breath in my body.
    - Valentina Scanarotti: All right. We'll fix that right away.”

    Stefano Masciarelli - Mayor Scanarotti
    Fabiana Formica - Valentina Scanarotti
  • “Past this tunnel is the rest of the world. What do you think the rest of the world looks like, Gnaghi? Can you imagine it?... You're right. It's beyond imagination.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
  • “Franco is the only living person who even calls me. Now and then, I stop by his office to remind myself what he looks like. You can't live on memories alone.”
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:memory, past, solitude]
  • “- Marshall Straniero: Four motorcycles racing, the mayor's daughter is on one of them, her head sliced right off. They had to sew it back on the body. The bikes crash into a bus loaded with scouts, on their way back from a church-sponsored outing. Ha! Slaughter of the innocents. And they were all so young.
    - Francesco Dellamorte: Right. They...” (continue)
    (continue reading)
    Mickey Knox - Marshall Straniero
    Rupert Everett - Francesco Dellamorte
    [Tag:death, youth]
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