Famous film quotes quiz

Test your movie trivia knowledge with our truly amazing quote quiz and win...the respect of your peers

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Great film quotes are golden: they live on in the memory long after you’ve walked out of the cinema. Or at least, that’s the idea.


And what better idea for a round in your latest home pub quiz than some classic movie loglines.

Hollywood has some of the best lines in the business, so why not test your quoting prowess with our fabulous film quotes quiz?

Read each line, and then check out the answers at the bottom of the page…

Good luck!


  1. “Round up the usual suspects.”
  2. “Love means never having to say you’re sorry.”
  3. “One morning, I shot an elephant in my pyjamas. How he got in my pyjamas, I don’t know.”
  4. “A boy’s best friend is his mother.”
  5. “Carpe Diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.”
  6. “I’ll have what she’s having.”
  7. “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.”
  8. “I’ll get you, my pretty, and your little dog too!”
  9. “Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.”
  10. “Well, nobody’s perfect.”
  11. “Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.”
  12. “Gentlemen, you can’t fight in here! This is the War Room!”
  13. “You know how to whistle, don’t you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow.”
  14. “Rosebud.”
  15. “Say ‘hello’ to my little friend!”
  16. “You can’t handle the truth!”
  17. “Go ahead, make my day.”
  18. “Hasta la vista, baby.”
  19. “You had me at ‘hello’.”
  20. “You talkin’ to me?”


  1. Casablanca
  2. Love Story
  3. Animal Cracker
  4. Psycho
  5. Dead Poet Society
  6. When Harry Met Sally
  7. Gone With The Wind
  8. The Wizard of Oz
  9. Wall Street
  10. Some Like it Hot
  11. The Godfather Part II
  12. Dr Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  13. To Have and Have Not
  14. Citizen Kane
  15. Scarface
  16. A Few Good Men
  17. Sudden Impact
  18. Terminator 2
  19. Jerry Maguire
  20. Taxi Driver

How did you score?

15-20: Show me the money! You’re a quote quiz master. Your cheque is (sadly) not in the post.
10-14: Really good effort: a little more practice and you, too, could be extraordinary.
5-9: A fair attempt; nobody’s perfect, as Osgood would say.
0-4: You can’t handle the quiz! Are you sure you weren’t watching with the sound down?


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