Gavin Banek
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Gavin Banek (Character)
from Changing Lanes (2002)

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Changing Lanes (2002)
Doyle Gipson: Come on, man, don't leave me out here like this.
Gavin Banek: Sorry, better luck next time.

[last lines]
Valerie Gipson: What do you want?
Gavin Banek: Five minutes, ma'am. I owe your husband twenty. Hell... I'm only asking for five with you.

Stephen Delano: This is all a tightrope, you gotta learn to balance.
Gavin Banek: How can you live like that ?
Stephen Delano: I can live with myself... because at the end of the day I think I do more good than harm... what other standard have I got to judge by ?

Gavin Banek: Sometimes God likes to put two guys in a paper bag and just let 'em rip.

[to his father-in-law]
Gavin Banek: I'm gonna hold on to this file. I'm gonna keep it in a very safe place. But I'm not going to Texas. I'm gonna come back into work on Monday. I'm gonna start doing that pro bono work that you recommended that I do. But I'm gonna do it from our office. The first thing we're gonna do is help a man buy a house.

Gavin Banek: What am I gonna do?
Michelle: Well... there's this guy. He helps with things that need... helping out.
Gavin Banek: Like what?
Michelle: Like things. Like... getting people to do things you want them to do when they don't necessarily want to do them.

Gavin Banek: I was thinking about what you said to me. About the end of the day - about doing more good than harm. That is what you said, isn't it?
Stephen Delano: Don't you fuck with me.
Gavin Banek: I am not fucking with you, sir. Can you imagine how unpleasant it would be if the judge got a hold of this file?

[to his wife]
Gavin Banek: You were right. I can do this. I found the edge. Can you live there with me? Can you?

Gavin Banek: I haven't had a fucking thing to eat all day, I'm starving. So what are we gonna eat?

Gavin Banek: It's like you go to the beach. You go down to the water. It's a little cold. You're not sure you want to go in. There's a pretty girl standing next to you. She doesn't want to go in either. She sees you, and you know that if you just asked her her name, you would leave with her. Forget your life, whoever you came with, and leave the beach with her. And after that day, you remember. Not every day, every week... she comes back to you. It's the memory of another life you could have had. Today is that girl.