So what are the most memorable, rib-tickling lines from movie comedies? Turner Classic Movies just
released a list of what they believe to be the 10 best comedy lines from classic films. And they are:
"It must have been hard on your mother, not having any children." - Ginger Rogers, "42nd Street"
"You can't fool me! There ain't no sanity clause!" - Chico Marx, "A Night at the Opera"
"What do they think I am? Dumb or something? Why, I make more money than, than, than Calvin Coolidge! Put together!" - Jean Hagen, "Singin' in the Rain"
"Well, nobody's perfect." - Joe E. Brown, "Some Like it Hot"
"Gentlemen, you can't fight in here. This is the War Room." - Peter Sellers, "Dr. Strangelove: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb"
"Listen, strange women lyin' in ponds distributin' swords is no basis for a system of government." - Michael Palin, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"
"Over? Did you say `over'? Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell no!" - John Belushi, "Animal House"
"Joey, do you like movies about gladiators?" - Peter Graves, "Airplane!"
"It's good to be the king." - Mel Brooks, "History of the World, Part I"
"I'll have what she's having." - Estelle Reiner, "When Harry Met Sally ..."
What are your faves?