“Rain Man” quotes

(1988)
Movie Rain Man
Title Rain Man
Year 1988
Director Barry Levinson
Genre Drama
Plot – Charlie, a luxury car dealer, is up to his ears in debts. He discovers that his father's inheritance has been totally given to an elder brother he has never met and that lives in a clinic because he suffers from autism. Charlie plans to be his guardian to have his money. During a travel to Las Vegas, their relationship soon turns into solidarity: from this experience, Charlie remains deeply changed.
All actors – Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino, Gerald R. Molen, Jack Murdock, Michael D. Roberts, Ralph Seymour, Lucinda Jenney, Bonnie Hunt, Kim Robillard, Beth Grant, Dolan Dougherty, Marshall Dougherty, Patrick Dougherty, John-Michael Dougherty, Peter Dougherty, Andrew Dougherty, Loretta Wendt Jolivette, Donald E. Jones, Byron P. Cavnar, Donna J. Dickson, Earl Roat, William Montgomery Jr., Elizabeth Lower, Michael C. Hall, Robert W. Heckel, W. Todd Kenner, Kneeles Reeves, Jack W. Cope, Nick Mazzola, Ralph Tabakin, Ray Baker, Isadore Figler, Ralph M. Cardinale, Sam Roth, Nanci M. Harvey, Kenneth E. Lowden, Jocko Marcellino, John Thorstensen, Blanche Salter, Jake Hoffman, Royce D. Applegate, June Christopher, Anna Mathias, Archie Hahn, Luisa Leschin, Ira Miller, Chris Mulkey, Tracy Newman, Julie Payne, Reni Santoni, Bridget Sienna, Ruth Silveira, Jonathan Stark, Lynne Marie Stewart, Arnold F. Turner, Gigi Vorgan, Richard A. Buswell, Barry Levinson, Matthew Mattingly, Aaron Weiler, Mark Winn
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  • “- Raymond Babbitt: Definitely have to dance on my date. Have to learn how to dance. Definitely. Now.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Ray, you're not gonna have to dance, but I will teach you sometime.
    - Raymond Babbitt: Definitely have to dance with Iris.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Sorry I even brought this up. You're right, Ray, you got a date with the only famous...” (continue)
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    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
  • “- Susanna: What happened to him?
    - Charlie Babbitt: Nothing, I just grew up.”

    Valeria Golino - Susanna
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
  • “- Charlie Babbitt: Hey, Ray, you take a shower right?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Yeah.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Well the rain is a lot like the shower, you get a little wet. What do you say, Ray? What do you say?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Of course the shower is in the bathroom.
    - Charlie Babbitt: That's the end of that conversation.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
  • “- Charlie Babbitt: That's amazing! He is amazing! He should work for NASA or something like that.
    - Doctor: [walking to Raymond Babbitt] If you had a dollar... and you spent 50 cents, how much money would you have left?
    - Raymond Babbitt: About 70...
    - Doctor: 70 cents?
    - Raymond Babbitt: 70 cents.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Barry Levinson - Doctor
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
  • “- Raymond Babbitt: 246 total.
    - Charlie Babbitt: How many?
    - Sally Dibbs: 250.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Pretty close.
    - Sally Dibbs: There's four left in the box.”

    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Bonnie Hunt - Sally Dibbs
    [Tag:ability, numbers]
  • “- Raymond Babbitt: Maple syrup is supposed to be on the table before the pancakes.
    - Charlie Babbitt: We haven't ordered yet, Ray.
    - Raymond Babbitt: Of course when they bring the maple syrup after the pancakes, it'll definitely be too late.”

    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    [Tag:breakfast]
  • “I'm sorry ma'am, I lied to you. I'm very sorry about that. That man right there is my brother and if he doesn't get to watch 'People's Court' in about 30 seconds, he's gonna throw a fit right here on your porch. Now you can help me or you can stand there and watch it happen.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
  • “- Doctor: Ray, do you want to stay and live with Charlie?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Yeah.
    - Doctor: Or do you want to go back to Walbrook?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Yeah.
    - Doctor: Which is it? Go back to Walbrook or stay with Charlie Babbitt?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Go back to Walbrook, stay with Charlie Babbitt.”

    Barry Levinson - Doctor
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    [Tag:choice, decision]
  • “- Susanna: How was that?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Wet.”

    Valeria Golino - Susanna
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    [Tag:kiss]
  • “- Susanna: You use me, you use Raymond, you use everybody.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Using Raymond? Hey Raymond, am I using you? Am I using you Raymond?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Yeah.
    - Charlie Babbitt: Shut up! He is answering a question from a half hourago!”

    Valeria Golino - Susanna
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    [Tag:answers]
  • “- Charlie Babbitt: Did you fart, Ray? Did you fucking fart?
    - Raymond Babbitt: Fart.
    - Charlie Babbitt: [trying unsuccessfully to open the door] How can you stand that?
    - Raymond Babbitt: I don't mind it.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    [Tag:stink]
  • “Casinos have house rules: they don't like to lose. So you never show that you're counting cards. That is the cardinal sin, Ray.”
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    [Tag:cards, gambling, rules]
  • “- Charlie Babbitt: Listen, Ray, our dad died, that means he's not with us anymore. Did they tell you about that?
    - Raymond Babbitt: I don't know.
    - Charlie Babbitt: You don't know if they told you or you don't know what death is?
    - Raymond Babbitt: I don't know.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
  • “I'm gonna let ya' in on a little secret, Ray. K-Mart sucks.”
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    [Tag:secrets]
  • “What you have to understand is, four days ago he was only my brother in name. And this morning we had pancakes.”
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
  • “- Raymond Babbitt: I like to drive slow on the driveway.
    - Charlie Babbitt: If you get this right, Ray, you can drive anywhere you want as slow as you want.”

    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    [Tag:driving]
  • “- Raymond Babbitt: Sally Dibbs, Dibbs Sally. 461-0192.
    - Sally Dibbs: How did you know my phone number?
    - Charlie Babbitt: How did you know that?
    - Raymond Babbitt: You said read the telephone book last night. Dibbs Sally. 461-0192.”

    Dustin Hoffman - Raymond Babbitt
    Bonnie Hunt - Sally Dibbs
    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
  • “- Charlie Babbitt: Does Raymond know how much money he's inherited?
    - Dr. Bruner: No, he doesn't understand the concept of money.
    - Charlie Babbitt: He doesn't understand the concept of money? He just inherited $3,000,000 and he doesn't understand the concept of money? Wow, good work, Dad. I'm getting fucking poetic here.”

    Tom Cruise - Charlie Babbitt
    Gerald R. Molen - Dr. Bruner
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