Characters

  • Guy Montag Oskar Werner as Montag in Fahrenheit 451: "Behind each of these books, there's a man. That's what interests me."
  • Prison Chaplain Godfrey Quigley as Prison Chaplain in A Clockwork Orange: "Choice! The boy has not a real choice, has he? Self-interest, the fear of physical pain drove him to that grotesque act of self-abasement. The insincerity was clear to be seen. He ceases to be a wrongdoer. He ceases also to be a creature capable of moral choice."
  • Gordon Deitrich Stephen Fry as Gordon Deitrich in V For Vendetta: "You wear a mask for so long, you forget who you were beneath it."
  • Switch Belinda McClory as Switch in The Matrix: "Not like this... not like this."
  • Lenina Huxley Sandra Bullock as Lenina Huxley in Demolition Man: "Ahh... smoking is not good for you, and it's been deemed that anything not good for you is bad; hence, illegal. Alcohol, caffeine, contact sports, meat... "
  • Freder Gustav Frohlich as Freder in Metropolis: "I wanted to look into the faces of the people whose little children are my brothers, my sisters... Your magnificent city, Father - and you the brain of this city - and all of us in the city's light... And where are the people, father, whose hands built your city ---?"
  • Malcolm Reynolds Nathan Fillion as Malcolm Reynolds in Serenity: "I aim to misbehave."
  • Rick Deckard Harrison Ford as Rick Deckard in Blade Runner: [narrating] "The report read 'Routine retirement of a replicant.' That didn't make me feel any better about shooting a woman in the back."
  • Lambert Veronica Cartwright as Lambert in Alien: "I can't see a goddamn thing."
  • Wash Alan Tudyk as Wash in Serenity: "I am a leaf on the wind...watch how I soar."
  • Charrington Cyril Cusack as Charrington in Nineteen Eighty-Four: "Oranges and lemons, say the bells of St. Clements..."
  • Emanuel Goldstein From Emmanuel Goldstein's book in Nineteen Eighty-Four: "In accordance to the principles of Doublethink, it does not matter if the war is not real, or when it is, that victory is not possible. The war is not meant to be won. It is meant to be continuous."
  • Detective Hugo Alan Arkin as Detective Hugo in Gattaca: "Hello everyone, nice to see you, I am your detective for the evening. Please don't leave the premises. I said please don't leave the premises. Am I speaking in some kind of strange foreign language?"
  • Frank Alexander Patrick Magee as Frank Alexander in A Clockwork Orange: "Recruiting brutal young roughs into the police, proposing debilitating and will-sapping techniques of conditioning. Oh, we've seen it all before in other countries. The thin end of the wedge. Before we know where we are, we shall have the full apparatus of totalitarianism."
  • Korben Dallas Bruce Willis as Korben Dallas in The Fifth Element: "I was just on my way over to see you, when this big fare fell in my lap. You know, one of these really big fares that you just can't resist?"
  • Alfred Michael Caine as Alfred in The Dark Knight Rises: "I won't bury you. I buried enough members of the Wayne family."
  • Tramp Paul Farrell as Tramp in A Clockwork Orange: "Well, go on, do me in you bastard cowards! I don't want to live anyway, not in a stinking world like this!"
  • The Oracle Gloria Foster as The Oracle in The Matrix: "... It means know thy self. I wanna tell you a little secret, being the one is just like being in love. No one needs to tell you you are in love, you just know it, through and through."
  • Miranda Tate Marion Cotillard as Miranda Tate in The Dark Knight Rises: "Innocent is a strong word to throw around Gotham, Bruce. I'll honor my father by finishing his work. Vengeance against the man who killed him is simply reward for my patience."
  • Bane Tom Hardy as Bane in The Dark Knight Rises: "Gotham, take control… take control of your city. Behold, the instrument of your liberation! Identify yourself to the world!"
  • Parsons Gregor Fisher as Parsons in Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • Mum Sheila Raynor as Mum in A Clockwork Orange: "But you've not been to school all week, son."
  • Vincent Freeman Ethan Hawke as Vincent Freeman in Gattaca: "I belonged to a new underclass, no longer determined by social status or the color of your skin. No, we now have discrimination down to a science."
  • Dr Branom Madge Ryan as Dr. Branom in A Clockwork Orange: "Violence is a very horrible thing. That's what you're learning now. Your body is learning it...You felt ill this afternoon because you're getting better. You see, when we are healthy, we respond to the presence of the hateful with fear and nausea. You're becoming healthy, that's all. By this time tomorrow, you'll be healthier still."

Frank Alexander - A Clockwork Orange - Patrick Magee

Frank Alexander

Patrick Magee as Frank Alexander in A Clockwork Orange: “Recruiting brutal young roughs into the police, proposing debilitating and will-sapping techniques of conditioning. Oh, we’ve seen it all before in other countries. The thin end of the wedge. Before we know where we are, we shall have the full apparatus of totalitarianism.”

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Deltoid - A Clockwork Orange - Aubrey Morris

Deltoid

Aubrey Morris as Deltoid in A Clockwork Orange: “What gets into you all? We study the problem. We’ve been studying it for damn well near a century, yes, but we get no further with our studies. You’ve got a good home here, good loving parents, you’ve got not too bad of a brain. Is it some devil that crawls inside of you?”

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Dr Brodsky - A Clockwork Orange - Carl Duering

Dr Brodsky

Carl Duering as Dr. Brodsky in A Clockwork Orange: “Very soon now, the drug will cause the subject to experience a death-like paralysis, together with deep feelings of terror and helplessness. One of our early test subjects described it as being like death, a sense of stifling or drowning, and it is during this period we have found that the subject will make his most rewarding associations between his catastrophic experience-environment and the violence he sees.”

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Chief Guard Barnes - A Clockwork Orange - Michael Bates

Chief Guard Barnes

Michael Bates as Chief Guard Barnes in A Clockwork Orange: “Shut your filthy hole, you scum!”

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Prison Chaplain - A Clockwork Orange - Godfrey Quigley

Prison Chaplain

Godfrey Quigley as Prison Chaplain in A Clockwork Orange: “Choice! The boy has not a real choice, has he? Self-interest, the fear of physical pain drove him to that grotesque act of self-abasement. The insincerity was clear to be seen. He ceases to be a wrongdoer. He ceases also to be a creature capable of moral choice.”

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Alex' Mum - A Clockwork Orange - Sheila Raynor

Mum

Sheila Raynor as Mum in A Clockwork Orange: “But you’ve not been to school all week, son.”

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Joe the Lodger - A Clockwork Orange - Clive Francis

Joe the Lodger

Clive Francis as Joe in A Clockwork Orange: “Look, he’s weeping now. But that’s all his craft and artfulness. Let him go and find a room somewhere else.”

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Dr. Branom - A Clockwork Orange - Madge Ryan

Dr Branom

Madge Ryan as Dr. Branom in A Clockwork Orange: “Violence is a very horrible thing. That’s what you’re learning now. Your body is learning it…You felt ill this afternoon because you’re getting better. You see, when we are healthy, we respond to the presence of the hateful with fear and nausea. You’re becoming healthy, that’s all. By this time tomorrow, you’ll be healthier still.”

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Ministerof the Interior - A Clockwork Orange - Anthony Sharp

Minister of the Interior

Anthony Sharp as Minister of the Interior in A Clockwork Orange: “Public opinion has a way of changing.”

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Tramp - A Clockwork Orange - Paul Farrell

Tramp

Paul Farrell as Tramp in A Clockwork Orange: “Well, go on, do me in you bastard cowards! I don’t want to live anyway, not in a stinking world like this!”

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