“Jayne Mansfield's Car” quotes

Movie Jayne Mansfield's Car
Billy Bob Thornton directed this movie in 2012
Title Jayne Mansfield's Car
Year 2012
Director Billy Bob Thornton
Genre Drama
All actors – Robert Duvall, John Hurt, Billy Bob Thornton, Kevin Bacon, Robert Patrick, Ray Stevenson, Frances O'Connor, Katherine LaNasa, Marshall Allman, Shawnee Smith, John Patrick Amedori, Ron White
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  • You reckon how many people would live to ripe old age if we didn't go anywhere, 'cause transportation kills a lot of people. Yeah. What if the last thought in the world was, "God damn it, here comes a car across the center lane about to kill me, 'cause I had to get out at 10:00 at night for a roll of toilet paper. Well, I wish I would have just... (continue)(continue reading)
    Robert Duvall - Jim Caldwell
  • “- Carroll Caldwell: You know, I used to think that you were seven feet tall. I spent my whole childhood just trying to be just... just like you. God damn, I'm glad I didn't succeed.
    - Jim Caldwell: Hmm. Yeah. You turned out real good.”

    Kevin Bacon - Carroll Caldwell
    Robert Duvall - Jim Caldwell
  • “I saw this picture of some guys in 'Nam hanging out with some palm trees, with their shirts off and guns slung over their shoulders. Looked so fucking rock 'n roll. I want to do something cool, Daddy. I don't want to rot here. I'm 18. I don't need your permission.”
    John Patrick Amedori - Mickey Caldwell
  • “People say they don't like to talk about war because it brings up the bad memories and nightmares and everything. I don't believe that. I believe they don't talk about it because nobody wants to hear it.”
    Billy Bob Thornton - Skip Caldwell
  • “- Skip Caldwell: You hear that?
    - Camilla Bedford: No, I don't. Birds?
    - Skip Caldwell: Silence. That's what was hard to get used to. It still is sometimes. It's kind of like floating on a peaceful lake with a tornado in your head or something.”

    Billy Bob Thornton - Skip Caldwell
    Frances O'Connor - Camilla Bedford
  • “- Alan Caldwell: Nobody is going to church, why do we have to?
    - Vicky Caldwell: 'Cause we always go to church. Because we love the Lord.
    - Alan Caldwell: Well, we went to church yesterday.
    - Vicky Caldwell: No, we didn't, God damn it. We went to a funeral.”

    Marshall Allman - Alan Caldwell
    Shawnee Smith - Vicky Caldwell
    [Tag:church, faith, funeral]