“Everything is Illuminated” quotes

Movie Everything is Illuminated
Liev Schreiber directed this movie in 2005
Title Everything is Illuminated
Original title Everything Is Illuminated
Year 2005
Director Liev Schreiber
Genre Drama, Comedy
Interpreted by
All actors – Eugene Hutz, Elijah Wood, Jonathan Safran Foer, Jana Hrabetova, Stephen Samudovsky, Ljubomir Dezera, Oleksandr Choroshko, Gil Kazimirov, Zuzana Hodkova, Mikki, Mouse, Boris Leskin, Robert Chytil, Jaroslava Sochova, Sergei Ryabtsev, Yuri Lemeshev, Pamela Racine, Oleksandr Houtz, Ludmila Kartouska, Igor Latta, Eugenin Marandic, Orest Tkachuk, Elias Zerael Bauer, Jurij Kokyrc, Sergej Kapitan, Jaroslav Jurichkanc, Igor Savivskij, Jan Pavel Filipensky, Bert Schneider, Tereza Veselkova, Laryssa Lauret, Lukas Kral, Vera Sindelarova
show all
  • “Please, don't be scared. Cars are totally safe now. They even have airbags, crumple zones. Maybe not this one, but most!”

    Eugene Hutz - Alex
    [Tag:cars, safety]
  • “I was of the opinion that the past is past, and like all that is not now it should remain buried along the side of our memories.”
    Eugene Hutz - Alex
    [Tag:memory, past]
  • “Make sure to secure the door when I am gone. There are many dangerous people who wanna take things from Americans, and also kidnap them.”
    Eugene Hutz - Alex
    [Tag:america, thieves]
  • “I have reflected many times upon our rigid search. It has shown me that everything is illuminated in the light of the past. It is always along the side of us, on the inside, looking out. Like you say, inside out. In this way, I will always be along the side of your life. And you will always be along the side of mine.”

    Eugene Hutz - Alex
    [Tag:awareness, past]
  • “- Jonathan Safran Foer: What is it?
    - Alex: Soviets.
    - Jonathan Safran Foer: What happened?
    - Alex: Independence.”

    Elijah Wood - Jonathan Safran Foer
    Eugene Hutz - Alex
  • “I don't know, why does anybody do anything? It's just something to do.”

    Elijah Wood - Jonathan Safran Foer
  • “My legalname is Alexander Perchov, but all of my friends dub me Alex, because this is much more flaccid to utter.”
    Eugene Hutz - Alex