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Cape Fear

Cape Fear  image

Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Written by: J.M. Barrie, J.M. Barrie
Starring: Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange
Released on: November 15, 1991
Taglines: There is nothing in the dark that isn't there in the light. Except fear

Cape Fear Quotes

"I am like God, and God like me. I am as large as God, He is as small as I. He cannot above me, nor I beneath Him be." Silesius, 17th Century.

Counselor! Come out, come out, wherever you are! image

Counselor! Come out, come out, wherever you are!

It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend. I could get upset. Things could get out of hand. Then in self defense, I could do something to you that you would not like, right here. image

It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend. I could get upset. Things could get out of hand. Then in self defense, I could do something to you that you would not like, right here.

 Every man... every man has to go through hell to reach paradise. image

Every man... every man has to go through hell to reach paradise.

  I'm bound for the promised land, I am, I'm bound for the promised land. image

I'm bound for the promised land, I am, I'm bound for the promised land.

Mmm-mmm, hot as a firecracker on the fourth of July. image

Mmm-mmm, hot as a firecracker on the fourth of July.

Counselor... could you be there? Could you be there? image

Counselor... could you be there? Could you be there?

 Counselor. image

Counselor.

 This is my night, Counselor. Don't you step on my lines! image

This is my night, Counselor. Don't you step on my lines!

 I'd like to know just how strong we are. Or how weak. But I guess the only way we're gonna find that out is just by going through this. image

I'd like to know just how strong we are. Or how weak. But I guess the only way we're gonna find that out is just by going through this.

  I'd still like to kill him. image

I'd still like to kill him.

I ain't no white trash piece of shit. I'm better than you all! I can out-learn you. I can out-read you. I can out-think you. And I can out-philosophize you. And I'm gonna outlast you. You think a couple whacks to my guts is gonna get me down? It's gonna take a hell of a lot more than that, Counselor, to prove you're better than me!

I understand, I'm not your type, too many tattoos. Thing is, there isn't much to do in prison except desecrate your flesh.

Are you a cop? Or were you a cop? Or were you not good enough to remain on the force? Cause you know what? That's the feeling I'm getting here.

You learn about loss.

I am going to teach you the meaning of commitment. Fourteen years ago I was forced to make a commitment to an eight by nine cell, now you are going to be forced to make a commitment. You could say I'm here to save you.

Your mommy's not happy... your daddy's not happy, and you know what? You're not happy.

You ready to be born again, Miss Bowden?

Maybe I could chop you into 40 pieces.

Forget about that restraining order, Counselor? You're well within 500 yards!

well, you can trust in me 'cause I'm the "Do-Right Man".

You already sacrificed me, counselor.

Lieutenant Elgart : So what happened, your wife let the dog out and Cady abducted him and...
Sam Bowden : No, my wife didn't let the dog out.
Lieutenant Elgart : So he came into the house? Now that's illegal entry...
Sam Bowden : No, he didn't come into the house either. Now look, I'm not a cop, I don't know how he did it, all I know is that he DID it.

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