Best Quote in a Film of 2014
“You see, there are still faint glimmers of civilisation left in this barbaric slaughterhouse that was once known as humanity. Indeed that’s what we provide in our own modest, humble, insignificant… oh, fuck it.” – Ralph Fiennes as M. Gustave – THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
“You know how everyone’s always saying seize the moment? I don’t know, I’m kind of thinking it’s the other way around, you know, like the moment seizes us.” Jessi Mechler as Nicole – BOYHOOD
“Ideals are peaceful. History is violent.” Brad Pitt as Wardaddy – FURY
“You can’t get rid of the Babadook.” Noah Wiseman as Samuel – THE BABDOOK
“You two are the most fucked up people I’ve ever met, and I deal with fucked up people for a living.” Tyler Perry as Tanner Bolt – GONE GIRL
“Nothing goes over my head. My reflexes are too fast. I would catch it.” Dave Bautista as Drax – GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
“Popularity is the slutty little cousin of prestige, my friend.” Edward Norton as Mike Shiner – BIRDMAN
“There are no two words in the English language more harmful than good job.” J.K. Simmons as Terrence Fletcher – WHIPLASH
This is just one of the categories in the 13th Annual TSR Movie Awards. Categories range from the typical (Best Overall Cast, Best Actor, Best Film) to the atypical (Best Ending, Best Quote, Funniest).
If you have seen two movies or 200, it doesn’t matter. You only vote for the films you have seen.
Created by Jeff Bayer, from the website The Scorecard Review, co-host of the podcast “Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider,” and KPAM AM 860 in Portland.
Enjoy. The last day to vote is February 21. The day before the Oscars.