Famous Film Quotations From Past & Present
Hundreds, even thousands of movies are made yearly with the hopes of leaving a legacy. However, only the best of the best leave an imprint into the history of films.
Famous movie quotes help bring the legacy to creation by giving even those who haven't watched the film a way of seeing into its script. Within this section you will find many quotations from films both old and new.
Read through each era and see how films progress and change throughout the years. It's easy to forget how fast the technology advanced over the past century. However, at one time films were shot on reels, in black and white, without sound.
The years of dancing, war, plague, and the rise of cinema.
Top pick: The Birth of a Nation
The decade of the first Oscars, first talkies, and first big motion pictures.
Talkies ruled the days but some silent movies still floated around.
Color began to pick up steam; however, black and white was still popular.
This decade is considered as one of the greatest in history.
Stanley Kubrick began to show why he's such a great director.
Horror films and gangster films ruled the box office.
Big budget films and science fiction's Golden Era.
Graphics started to turn towards the better and animation was "in".
Graphics and animation continued to improve while big budget films and remakes started to gain steam.
Remakes and big budget films have ruled the years so far in the 2010s.