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Lip Service: The Top 10 Movie Catchphrases

22 hours ago | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The obligatory movie catchphrase…memorable golden dialogue for the cinematic soul. What film fan does not enjoy reciting and repeating their favorite movie quotes? After all, there are countless catchphrases in films–some are famous, some are familiar, some are obscure. Still, paraphrasing movie quips has become an art onto itself?

So what are your all-time movie catchphrases? Perhaps it is Jimmy Cagney’s “You dirt rat…you killed my brother?”. Maybe it is Cary Grant’s “Judy, Judy, Judy”? Or how about Lauren Bacall’s “You know how to whistle, don’t you? Just blow…” Whatever movie catchphrases catches your fancy is fine so long as it brings up memories of the film or film characters tat have made a big impression on your cinema experiences.

The Lip Service: The Top 10 Movie Catchphrases selections are: (in alphabetical order according to film title):

1.) “Fasten your seat belts, it »

- Frank Ochieng

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Clint Eastwood's Famed Characters Invade ‘Jersey Boys’ in New Trailer (Video)

21 June 2014 4:39 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Clint Eastwood‘s musical biography “Jersey Boys” opens this weekend to mixed reviews. TheWrap's Alonso Duralde calls the film “entertaining, just not all that good.” Also read: ‘Jersey Boys’ Reviews: Does the Musical Drama Fall Flat With Critics? In TheWrap's latest mashup, Eastwood's roles in “Gran Torino,” “Sudden Impact,” “The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly” and “Million Dollar Baby” show their blatant disgust for the actor/director's venture into the musical genre. Also read: ‘Jersey Boys’ Review: Clint Eastwood's Jukebox Musical Is Nice, Entertaining, Just Not All That Good (Video) What's your favorite Eastwood role? Watch more of »

- Michael Rich

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Ten Best: Crime Fighters

26 May 2014 6:42 AM, PDT | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

For a while now, many have deemed RoboCop to be popular culture’s most recognisable crime-fighting characters of all time. In line with its Limited Edition Blu-ray Steelbook, Blu-ray and DVD release on 9th June 2014 from StudioCanal, we count down – not only the 10 most recognisable crime-fighters – but best ten the entertainment world has had to offer…

Dirty Harry

Appearances: Dirty Harry (1971), Magnum Force (1973), The Enforcer (1976), Sudden Impact (1983), The Dead Pool (1988)


Played by: Clint Eastwood

It’s quite impressive that Clint Eastwood has played Harry Callahan, his defining cop not afraid to cross ethical boundaries to serve justice, a total of five times over his illustrious career. An Inspector with the San Francisco police department, his primary concern is to protect and avenge the victims of violent crime by any means necessary.

Popeye Doyle

Appearances: The French Connection (1971), French Connection II (1975)


Played by:Gene Hackman

Based on real-life New York City police detective Eddie Egan, »

- Phil Wheat

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Trailers from Hell Takes on Clint Eastwood in 'Sudden Impact'

31 March 2014 8:49 AM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

This week on Trailers from Hell, TV writer and produce Alan Spencer talks about the fourth film in the Dirty Harry series, "Sudden Impact," starring Clint Eastwood: Though notable as the only "Dirty Harry" movie to be directed by Clint Eastwood himself, "Sudden Impact" earned its place in American culture as the movie that inspired Ronald Reagan to co-opt Harry's deadpan dare to a gun-wielding punk, "Go ahead, make my day." Bruce Surtees, Eastwood's longtime cinematographer, once again brings his distinctly hardboiled visual style to Harry Callahan's unforgiving universe. »

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Sudden Impact

30 March 2014 10:00 PM, PDT | Trailers from Hell | See recent Trailers from Hell news »

Though notable as the only “Dirty Harry” movie to be directed by Clint Eastwood himself, Sudden Impact earned its place in American culture as the movie that inspired Ronald Reagan to co-opt Harry’s deadpan dare to a gun-wielding punk, “Go ahead, make my day.” Bruce Surtees, Eastwood’s longtime cinematographer, once again brings his distinctly hardboiled visual style to Harry Callahan’s unforgiving universe.

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Tgb Episode 191: Those Guys! Character Actors (Guest: Brian Salisbury)

27 March 2014 1:45 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by guest Brian Salisbury of One of Us and Film School Rejects to go through their latest picks of the week, the newest DVD & Blu-ray releases and much more. The main topic was a discussion on character actors in honor of the passing of James Rebhorn this past week. The guys briefly scratch the surface of their favorite character actors and talk over how some of them have transitioned to leading parts. They also go through a few older leading role actors who have now slipped into obscurity and are now taking more interesting and eccentric roles. Enjoy. Download #191 or Listen Now: [audio href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/firstshowing/EP191.mp3" title="Those Guys! Character Actors (Guest: Brian Salisbury)"]The Golden Briefcase #191[/audio] Subscribe via: RSS or iTunes Previous Episode: Checking In to Cinema's Hotels (Guest: Ed Travis) Our Guest: Brian Salisbury: @Briguysalisbury Picks of the Week: Jeremy: Alan Partridge Brian: Sudden Impact Tim: »

- Tim Buel

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