Favorite Drama Quotes
You're dumber than you think I think you are.Jake Gittes
Either you bring the water to L.A. or you bring L.A. to the water.Noah Cross
Let me explain something to you, Walsh. This business requires a certain amount of finesse.Jake Gittes
You're a very nosy fellow, kitty cat. Huh? You know what happens to nosy fellows? Huh? No? Wanna guess? Huh? No? Okay. They lose their noses.Man with Knife
But, Mrs. Mulwray, I goddamn near lost my nose. And I like it. I like breathing through it. And I still think you're hiding something.Jake Gittes
Evelyn Mulwray: Hollis seems to think you're an innocent man.
Jake Gittes: Well, I've been accused of a lot of things before, Mrs. Mulwray, but never that.
You've got a nasty reputation, Mr. Gittes. I like that.Noah Cross
He's rich! Do you understand? He thinks he can get away with anything.Jake Gittes
Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.Walsh
Chef: Why do all you guys sit on your helmets? Soldier: So we don't get our balls blown off.
[voiceover] The horror... the horror...Kurtz
We must kill them. We must incinerate them. Pig after pig... cow after cow... village after village... army after army...Kurtz