“The Island of Dr. Moreau” quotes(1996)
Plot – Edward has shipwrecked on an unknown island and is locked in a room. Apparently everything is calm and quiet but soon he discovers he's in a laboratory. Dr. Moreau and his assistant Montgomery are conducting genetic experiments on animals to create a superior race of human beings, but results are terrible. The first human-like beasts are smart but have a strong killer instinct and their blood thirst is appeased only by sedatives. When the beasts rebel, Edward finds himself involved and Moreau is killed. As the creatures rule the island now, Edward manages to escape, but the real world isn't a better one.
All actors – Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk, Daniel Rigney, Temuera Morrison, Nelson de la Rosa, Peter Elliott, Mark Dacascos, Ron Perlman, Marco Hofschneider, Miguel Lópezshow all
“The Island of Dr. Moreau” Quotes 9 quotes
“The Devil is that element in human nature, that impels us to destroy and debase.”
“You all killed the Father. You all ate his flesh. So who is the new Father? Who is God Number One? Who should they obey? Him? Or him?”
“It is a hard way, the way of being a man. Sooner or later we all want a thing that is bad. To walk on all fours. To suck up drink from a stream. To jabber, instead of saying the words. To go snuffling at the earth, and to claw on the bark of trees. To eat flesh, or fish. To make love to more than one, every which way. These are all bad things....” (continue)(continue reading)
“I have seen the devil in my microscope, and I have chained him.”
“- Montgomery: Well, things didn't work out. Moreau wanted to turn animals into humans and humans into gods. But it's instinct and reason, instinct and reason. What's reason to a dog?
- Azazello: To hunt. To kill, master. To run with the pack.
- Montgomery: I wanna go to Dog Heaven!”
“The Devil, Mr.Douglas, I've found is nothing more than a tiresome collection of genes, and it is with great assurance that I can tell you, that Lucifer, Son of Morning is no more.”
“- Edward Douglas: Are you a doctor?
- Montgomery: Well, I'm more of a vet.”
“Got so bad you couldn't cage a rat without reading him his rights.”
“To go on two legs is very hard. Perhaps four is better, anyway.”