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B.L.Hansen
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I’ve often wondered if a screenwriter knows if one of his or her lines is going to become famous when it’s first typed across the page. Imagine, you sit down one fine day and to your surprise one of your characters says:

“I’m going to make him an offer he can’t refuse.” The Godfather

“The force will be with you.” Star Wars

“Say hello to my little friends!” Scarface

“You’re gonna’ need a bigger boat.” Jaws

“Some mornings you can just smell a sh***y day coming.” The Paper

“They’re called boobs, Ed.” Erin Brockavich

“Now that’s what I call a close encounter.” Independence Day

I could go on forever. What do you think are the greatest movie lines ever?