The Best Quotes of the Summer

Here are more of the most quotable movie lines of the year 2007. (Whoa! These have been piling up for a while.)

"Not so tough without a head, are you?"

--Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf) to Boombox, Transformers [my review]

"I bought a car. It turned out to be an alien robot. Who knew?"

--Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf), Transformers

"Food always comes to those who love to cook."

--Gusteau (Brad Garrett), Ratatouille [my review]

"Paris? All this time I've been underneath Paris?"

--Remy (Patton Oswalt), Ratatouille

"I just feel so angry all the time... What if I'm becoming bad?"

--Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix [my review]

"Just because you can use magic now doesn't mean you can whip your wands out for everything!"

--Mrs. Weasley (Julie Walters) to the newly of age Fred and George, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

"I fully intend to amount to something despite my advantages."

--Buddy Wittenborn (Hugh Dancy), Evening [my review]

"He's a total disaster and yet I seem to like him."

--Harris (Patrick Wilson), about Buddy, Evening

"In a town with a two percent vacancy rate, a real estate agent is God."

--Dave (Bill Pullman), You Kill Me [my review]

"Here's to the courage to serenely change those things you can't accept."

--Laurel Pearson (Téa Leoni), You Kill Me

"If I have to write you up for inappropriate hair height one more time, it'll be detention for you."

--teacher to Tracy Turnblad (Nikki Blonsky), Hairspray [my review]

"If we can't dance, maybe we should just march."

--Tracy Turnblad (Nikki Blonsky), Hairspray

"Your mother and I, we don't see much past our front door. But you? You see all the way to Schenectady."

--Wilbur Turnblad (Christopher Walken) to his daughter, Tracy, Hairspray


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