Murder quotes

530 murder quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “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]
  • “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]
  • “- Richie Tozier: Who killed a psychotic clown before he was fourteen?
    - Eddie Kaspbrak: Me.
    - Richie Tozier: Who stabbed Bowers with a knife he pulled out of his own face?
    - Eddie Kaspbrak: Also me.
    - Richie Tozier: Who married a woman ten times his own body mass?
    - Eddie Kaspbrak: Me.
    - Richie Tozier: Yeah. You're braver than you think.”

    Bill Hader - Richie Tozier
    James Ransone - Eddie Kaspbrak
    [Tag:courage, killing, murder]
  • “- Goreng: You're an illusion.
    - Trimagasi: Maybe. But is that important? Because we're the same now. You and I are murders. But I'm more civilized.”

    Ivan Massagué - Goreng
    Zorion Eguileor - Trimagasi
    [Tag:civilization, murder]
  • “- Goreng: You're a murderer.
    - Trimagasi: No. No, I consider myself someone who's afraid, just like you - my tasty little roommate.”

    Ivan Massagué - Goreng
    Zorion Eguileor - Trimagasi
  • “- Marta Cabrera: You're not much of a detective, are you?
    - Benoit Blanc: Well, to be fair, you make a pretty lousy murderer.”

    Ana de Armas - Marta Cabrera
    Daniel Craig - Benoit Blanc
    [Tag:detective, murder]
  • “You'd be killing a horse - that's not first degree murder, in fact it's not murder at all, in fact I don't know what it is.”
    Sterling Hayden - Johnny Clay
    [Tag:killing, murder]
  • “All right. If I had my choice, I'd rather be thought a murderer than proved one.”
    John Forsythe - Sam Marlowe
    [Tag:murder, suspicion]
  • “A murderer would never parade his crime in front of an open window.”
    Grace Kelly - Lisa Carol Fremont
  • “I may be old-fashioned, but I thought murder was against the law.”
    Farley Granger - Guy Haines
  • “Nobody commits a murder just for the experiment of committing it. Nobody except us.”
    John Dall - Brandon
    [Tag:killing, murder]
  • “I've always wished for more artistic talent. Well, murder can be an art, too. The power to kill can be just as satisfying as the power to create.”
    John Dall - Brandon
    [Tag:killing, murder]
  • “There's no such a thing as homicide, unless they find corpse. It just isn't murder if they don't find a body. According to the law, I'm dead, if, you say you murdered me. But, you're not a murderer, unless I'm dead. Silly, isn't it?”
    Glenn Anders - George Grisby
    [Tag:death, killing, murder]
  • “Nice people don't go murdering other nice people.”
    Ann Todd - Gay Keane
    [Tag:goodness, murder]
  • “- Christopher Cross: Hey, did you read this?
    - Adele Cross: Read what?
    - Christopher Cross: This murder in Queens. A man killed his wife with the window weight, put her body in the trunk, shipped her to California. It says here...
    - Adele Cross: I've read the paper, thank you. He didn't get away with it, did he? He'll go to the chair, as he...” (continue)
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    Edward G. Robinson - Christopher Cross
    Rosalind Ivan - Adele Cross
    [Tag:detective, murder, police]