“It’s not what you say, it’s the way you say it!”
If I had a quid for every time I’d heard that, I’d be a rich, rich man. Trouble is, it’s not exactly accurate is it? And that’s where Totes Quotes comes in. The finest film quotes transcend the performance from whence they came and have the ability to infiltrate popular culture and consciousness.
From the endlessly quotable to the words you wish you’d said yourself, each week will feature an iconic iteration. So in the words of Reservoir Dogs’ Joe Cabot…”Let’s go to work!”
Getting-to-know-you chit-chat? Don’t you just love it? Michael Cera’s delivery in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is equal parts cringe and cool and more of a stream of consciousness than a considered quote. Still, it’s so excruciatingly relatable to anyone who’s ever tried to “feel out” their date, that it forever deserves a spot in the annals of Totes Quotes.
“When I’m around you, I kind of feel like I’m on drugs. Not that I do drugs. Unless you do drugs, in which case I do them all the time. All of them.”
Drugs are bad, m’kay!
Which film quotes get you high? Which quotes make you burst into coins? Let us know in the comments below.