Murder quotes

539 murder quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “We'll begin with a reign of terror, a few murders here and there, murders of great men, murders of little men - well, just to show we make no distinction.”
    Claude Rains - Dr. Jack Griffin aka The Invisible Man
    [Tag:empire, fear, murder]
  • “- Don Vito Corleone: My wife is crying upstairs. I hear cars coming to the house. Consigliore of mine, I think it's time you told your Don what everyone seems to know.
    - Tom Hagen: I didn't tell Mama anything. I was just about to come up and wake you so that I could tell you.
    - Don Vito Corleone: But you needed a drink first.
    [Hagen nods]
    - Don...” (continue)
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    Marlon Brando - Don Vito Corleone
    Robert Duvall - Tom Hagen
    [Tag:drinking, murder]
  • “- Mortimer Brewster: How can I believe you? There are twelve men down in the cellar and you admit you poisoned them.
    - Abby Brewster: Yes, I did. But you don't think I'd stoop to telling a fib.”

    Cary Grant - Mortimer Brewster
    Josephine Hull - Abby Brewster
    [Tag:murder, poison, trust]
  • “- Johns: Battlefield doctors decide who lives and dies. It's called 'triage'.
    - Riddick: They kept calling it 'murder' when I did it.”

    Cole Hauser - William J. Johns
    Vin Diesel - Richard B. Riddick
    [Tag:choice, doctors, murder]
  • “Killing's got to be accepted. Murder was the only way that everybody stayed in line. You got out of line, you got whacked. Everybody knew the rules.”
    Ray Liotta - Henry Hill
    [Tag:murder, rules]
  • “Everyone wants Atticus Finch until there's a dead hooker in a bathtub.”

    Robert Downey Jr. - Hank Palmer
    [Tag:lawyers, murder]
  • She's delusional. "Where's God", etc. Completely suicidal. One day she snaps. She wants to kill herself but she realizes out that teen suicide is out this year and homicide is a much healthier, therapeutic expression.
    Leonora Scelfo - Cheerleader in Bathroom
    [Tag:madness, murder, suicide]
  • “Can you see her? Her raped, beaten, broken body soaked in their urine, soaked in their semen, soaked in her blood, left to die. Can you see her? I want you to picture that little girl. Now imagine she's white.”

    Matthew McConaughey - Jake Tyler Brigance
    [Tag:murder, racism, rape]
  • “- Jigsaw: Who am I?
    - Dr. Lynn Denlon: A monster. A murderer.
    - Jigsaw: I don't condone murder and I despise murderers.”

    Tobin Bell - Jigsaw
    Bahar Soomekh - Dr. Lynn Denlon
    [Tag:evil, murder]
  • “There are days when I manage not to think of anything at all. Not the money... or the murders... or Jacob. Days when Sarah and I try to pretend we're just like everyone else... as if none of it ever happened. Those days are few and far between.”
    Bill Paxton - Hank
    [Tag:money, murder, thinking]
  • “Under the Rules of Engagement, a civilian pointing a weapon is no longer a civilian and the use of deadly force is authorized in order to save lives. It's not murder, it's combat.”
    Tommy Lee Jones - Hodges
    [Tag:murder, rules, war]
  • “- Tony Montana: Bet you feel good, huh? Bet you feel good to kill a mother and her kids, huh, bet you feel big...
    - Alberto The Shadow: Shut your mouth!
    - Tony Montana: ...Like, you big man. Well, fuck you. What do you think I am? You think I'd kill two kids and a woman? Fuck that! I don't need that shit in my life.
    You die, motherfucker!
    [Tony...” (continue)
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    Al Pacino - Tony Montana
    Mark Margolis - Alberto The Shadow
    [Tag:disobedience, killing, murder]
  • “- Vanessa Lutz: Are you the guy who's been killing all them girls on the freeway, Bob? Why are you killing all them girls, Bob?
    - Bob Wolverton: 'Cause I have absolutely reached my fucking limit with people like you, Vanessa.
    - Vanessa Lutz: What kinda people am I supposed to be?
    - Bob Wolverton: The alcoholics, the drug addicts, the fathers who...” (continue)
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    Reese Witherspoon - Vanessa Lutz
    Kiefer Sutherland - Bob Wolverton
    [Tag:drugs, murder]
  • “For murderers, there is no good or evil.”
    Mamoru Miyano - Light Yagami
    [Tag:evil, murder]
  • “I'd never heard of a man who murdered by the rules.”
    Michael Ontkean - Sheriff Harry S. Truman
    [Tag:killing, murder, rules]
  • “Dale Cooper-I'll talk to her. Maybe she'll confess. Turn herself in.
    Albert Rosenfield-Maybe she'll grow wings and join the circus.”

    Kyle MacLachlan - Dale Cooper
    Miguel Ferrer - Albert Rosenfield
    [Tag:detective, investigation, murder]
  • “We’ve busted murderers; we’ve taken down cartels. But today we face the worst New York has to offer: the fire department.”
    Andy Samberg - Jake Peralta
    [Tag:murder, new york]
  • “Ava-Well, I don’t know when you did it, but I know you did something, Peter.
    Peter-What are you talking about?
    Ava-Why would someone not want you to be alive anymore?”

    Jessica Chastain - Ava
    [Tag:guns, killing, murder]
  • “We're trying to save women from getting pulled into vans and cut to pieces, not crucify some schoolmarm who hasn't done anything.”
    Holt McCallany - Bill Tench
    [Tag:murder, psychiatry, women]
  • “Psychopaths are convinced that there is nothing wrong with them, so these men are virtually impossible to study.”
    Anna Torv - Dr. Wendy Carr
    [Tag:madness, murder, psychology]
  • “I mean, if they admitted that they rape and murder for pleasure, it would destroy them. There's a tension. They need to be seen to have power over someone, and yet circumstance demands that they erase the only witness, which means they have to do the whole thing over again. It must be Hell.”
    Anna Torv - Dr. Wendy Carr
    [Tag:murder, psychiatry]
  • “When you go from an abstract idea of murder to the visceral reality, you can no longer be objective. Only when you feel the pain of those victims and their loved ones can you know the magnitude of the choice that killer made. And it's that choice that seals his fate.”
    Rhoda Griffis - Esther Mayweather
    [Tag:killing, madness, murder]
  • “Every new thinker is at first condemned by those for whom change is far more terrifying than a murderer of children.”
    Daniel Brühl - Laszlo Kreizler
    [Tag:changing, murder, thinking]
  • “- Watson: I am sorry... You are saying Grace is the killer?
    - Holmes: Of course she is not the killer, she is an American! She should've used a gun!”

    John C. Reilly - Dr. Watson
    Will Ferrell - Sherlock Holmes
    [Tag:americans, murder, weapons]
  • “- Pete Menzies: You're a killer.
    - Hank Quinlan: Partly. I'm a cop.
    - Pete Menzies: Yeah, yeah, yeah. Drunk and crazy as you must have been when you strangled him. I guess you were somehow thinking of your wife, the way she was strangled.
    - Hank Quinlan: I'm always thinking of her, drunk or sober. What else is there to think about, except my job...” (continue)
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    Joseph Calleia - Police Sergeant Pete Menzies
    Orson Welles - Police Captain Hank Quinlan
    [Tag:murder, police, thinking]
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