“It’s not what you say, it’s the way you say it!” If I had a shiny new pound coin for every time I’d heard that, I’d be a rich, rich man. Trouble is, it’s not exactly accurate is it? Great dialogue transcends both the performance and the film from whence it came and has the ability to infiltrate popular culture and consciousness. From the endlessly quotable to the words you wish you’d said yourself, every Friday will feature an iconic iteration. So in the words of Reservoir Dogs‘ Joe Cabot…”Let’s go to work…”
With Justice League limping onto our screens after a troubled production, DC fans are risking arthritis in later life with excessive finger-crossing. In times like these, it’s worth remembering that we’ve had it good for so long, especially with one of the greatest modern trilogies: The Dark Knight Trilogy. Here, in Batman Begins, Bruce Wayne tries to convince everyone that he doesn’t wear tights just because of the way they make him feel.
“People need dramatic examples to shake them out of apathy and I can’t do that as Bruce Wayne. As a man, I’m flesh and blood, I can be ignored, I can be destroyed; but as a symbol… as a symbol I can be incorruptible, I can be everlasting.”
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