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Quotes for
Ben Geisler (Character)
from Barton Fink (1991)

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Barton Fink (1991)
Geisler: Look, you confused? You need guidance? Talk to another writer.
Barton: Who?
Geisler: Jesus, throw a rock in here, you'll hit one. And do me a favor, Fink: throw it hard.

Ben Geisler: What Ted Oakam doesn't know you could almost squeeze into the Hollywood Bowl.

Ben Geisler: Okay Fink, let's chow.

Geisler: Mayhew, some help, the guy's a souse!
Barton: He's a great writer...
Geisler: A great souse!
Barton: You don't understand...
Geisler: Souse!
Barton: He's in pain, because he can't write...
Geisler: Souse! Souse! Can't write? He manages to write his name on the back of his paycheck every week!

Geisler: Wallace Beery. Wrestling picture. What do you need, a roadmap?

Ben Geisler: Think about it, Fink! Writers come and go; we always need Indians!

Geisler: I've got a writer here - Fink - all screwy! Says I'm producing that Wallace Beery wrestling picture; what am I, the god-damn janitor around here?

Ben Geisler: Tell Lipnick he can kiss my dimpled ass.

Geisler: Never make Lipnick like you!

Geisler: [Mayhew is mentoring Fink] Mayhew? He's a souse!
Barton: He's a great writer!
Geisler: A great souse!