“Green Book” quotes(2018)
Plot – The movie tells the real story of Tony Lip, an Italian-American bouncer who in 1962 gets hired by one of the most famous jazz pianists in the world, Don Shirley, to work for him on his tour that will take them from new York to the deep South. At a time when the African American population didn’t have any civil rights, Shirley has to defend himself from the danger of racism and racist behaviors. Both characters will end up discovering things about the reality they live in, while building an unexpected bond with each other.
All actors – Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Maniscalco, Dimiter D. Marinov, Mike Hatton, P.J. Byrne, Joe Cortese, Maggie Nixon, Von Lewis, Jon Sortland, Don Stark, Anthony Mangano, Paul Sloan, Quinn Duffy, Seth Hurwitz, Hudson Galloway, Gavin Lyle Foley, Rodolfo Vallelonga, Louis Venere, Frank Vallelonga, Don DiPetta, Jenna Laurenzo, Suehyla El-Attar, Kenneth Israel, Derrick Spears, Johnny Williams, Randal Gonzalez, Iqbal Theba, Sharon Landry, Nick Vallelonga, David An, Mike Cerrone, Peter Gabb, Gertrud Sigle, Geraldine Singer, Ron Flagge, Martin Bats Bradford, Ted Huckabee, Gralen Bryant Banks, Sam Malone, Floyd Miles, David Kallaway, James Evermore, Harrison Stone, Ricky Muse, Tom Virtue, Christina Simpkins, Kermit Burns III, Lindsay Brice, Shane Partlow, Daniel Greene, Brian Distance, Craig DiFrancia, Dennis W. Hall, Leslie Castay, David Simpson, Jim Klock, Billy Breed, Dane Rhodes, Brian Stepanek, Jon Michael Davis, Montrel Miller, Ninja N. Devoe, Brian Hayes Currie, Ethan Airhart, Lexi Elizabeth Audler, Lindsay Small Barrios, Brett Beoubay, Rusty Bourg, Tracy Brotherton, Rebecca Chulew, Jay Conlin, John Currie, Karen Dalferes, Douglas DeLisle, Jared Drennan, John Frederick, William E. Harris, Jessica Underwood James, Andreanna L Jenson, Karn Kalra, Steve Kish, Jeffrey Klemmer, Ken Knight, Kate Kuen, Emily LaGroue, Cynthia LeBlanc, Elton LeBlanc, Tonya Maldonado, Phil Meyer, Lauretta Morrison, Shane Pagano, Ron M Patterson, Michael Raymond III, Jeffrey Riseden, Toney Chapman Steele, Shane Waldron, Shane David Waldron, Mike Youngshow all
“Green Book” Quotes 12 quotes
“- Tony Lip: I dunno. Personally I think if you stuck to the classic stuff it would've been a big mistake.
- Dr. Donald Shirley: A mistake? Performing the music I trained my entire life to play?
- Tony Lip: Trained? What are you, a seal? People love what you do! Anyone can sound like Beethoven or Joe Pan or them other guys you said. But your...” (continue)(continue reading)
“Being genius is not enough, it takes courage to change people's hearts.”
“I live in a castle, Tony! Alone. And rich white people pay me to play piano for them because it makes them feel cultured. But as soon as I step off that stage, I go right back to being just another nigger to them. Because that is their true culture. And I suffer that slight alone, because I'm not accepted by my own people 'cause I'm not like...” (continue)(continue reading)
“You never win with violence. You only win when you maintain your dignity.”
“So if I'm not black enough and if I'm not white enough, then tell me, Tony, what am I?”
“The world's full of lonely people afraid to make the first move.”
“- Tony Lip: I don't make the rules down here.
- Dr. Donald Shirley: No? Then who does?
- Tony Lip: You're saying just 'cause I'm white and they're white? You know, that's a very prejudiced thing you just said there. A very prejudiced thing. I got more in common with the Hymies at 2nd Avenue Deli than I do with these hillbilly pricks down here.”
“- Orange Bird Bartender: Are you a cop?
- Tony Lip: Do I look Irish?”
“- Dr. Donald Shirley: What on God's green earth are you doing?
- Tony Lip: A letter.
- Dr. Donald Shirley: Looks more like a piecemeal ransom note.”