Famous film quotes quiz

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


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.


Hollywood has some of the best lines in the business, so why not test your quoting prowess with our fabulous American film quotes quiz? Read each line, have a little think and then click on the ‘reveal’ button to find out the answer. Tot up your score and see how well you’ve done at the bottom of the page. And when you’ve mastered this, why not have a go at our film tagline quiz as well? 

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?”



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?