“Olympus Has Fallen” quotes

Movie Olympus Has Fallen
Antoine Fuqua directed this movie in 2013
Title Olympus Has Fallen
Year 2013
Director Antoine Fuqua
Genre Action, Thriller
Plot – A small group of extremists, armed to the teeth and meticulously trained, carries out an audacious ambush in broad daylight at the White House, taking President Benjamin Asher and his staff hostage, holding them in the underground presidential bunker. Their goal is to attack the US with its own weapons and put the entire nations in check. In the midst of a pitched battle on the White House lawn, the former head of presidential security Mike Banning joins the fray and discovers that he is the only member of the Secret Service still alive in the building under siege. Banning uses his preparation and detailed knowledge of the presidential residence to become the eyes and ears of Vice President Allan Trumbull and his advisers. The moment the invaders begin to execute the hostages and threaten to kill many more if their demands are not met, Banning seeks to find the president's young son, who is hidden somewhere inside the building, and to save the President before the terrorists can implement their plan. When the number of victims increases and time is running out, it becomes clear that Banning is the only hope the US has to avoid catastrophe.
All actors – Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Finley Jacobsen, Dylan McDermott, Rick Yune, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Melissa Leo, Radha Mitchell, Cole Hauser, Phil Austin, James Ingersoll
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  • “- General Edward Clegg: I am giving you a direct order!
    - Mike Banning: Newsflash asshole - I don't work for you.”

    Robert Forster - General Edward Clegg
    Gerard Butler - Mike Banning
  • There is a saying in Korea: "Saying something a hundred times is not as good as living it once".
    Rick Yune - Kang
    [Tag:living, talking]
  • “- Kang: I underestimated you. It will not happen again.
    - Mike Banning: There is no again. You're gonna die down there. Alone. Cut off from the rest of the world. My advice - save the last bullet for yourself. Because if you don't, I'm gonna stick my knife through your brain. But don't worry. I'm going to leak the photos of your body to the...” (continue)
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    Rick Yune - Kang
    Gerard Butler - Mike Banning
  • “We've lost good friends. Family. All good people. Heroes, every one of them. Our hearts and prayers go out to their families. And they will be remembered. Nor will we forget those who serve out of the spotlight, to whom we owe our highest gratitude.”
    Aaron Eckhart - President Benjamin Asher
  • “We will rise renewed, stronger, and united. This is our time. Our chance to get back to the best of who we are. To lead by example with the dignity, integrity, and honor that built this country. And which will build it once again. May God bless you, and may God bless the United States of America.”
    Aaron Eckhart - President Benjamin Asher
  • “- President Benjamin Asher: The United States of America doesn't negotiate with terrorists!
    - Kang: Who said anything about negotiating?”

    Aaron Eckhart - President Benjamin Asher
    Rick Yune - Kang
  • “Get me some coffee. Half and half. Three sweet'n lows. In a real cup. Not one of those paper or Styrofoam things.”
    Morgan Freeman - Speaker Trumbull
  • “- Mike Banning: You're going to seriously try to rope-a-dope me? That's an old man's move.
    - President Benjamin Asher: I am an old man.
    - Mike Banning: No, you're not. But you box like one.”

    Gerard Butler - Mike Banning
    Aaron Eckhart - President Benjamin Asher
  • “- Kang: I'm working for justice, to give millions of starving men, women, and children a chance at more than just subsistence. To end the civil war your country interrupted so long ago. And yes, for a united, prosperous Korea.
    - Forbes: It's a whole new world, baby.”

    Rick Yune - Kang
    Dylan McDermott - Forbes
    [Tag:ideals, world]