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Quotations from The Wrestler

The Wrestler is a romantic sports drama film about a wrestler who is forced to retire and find himself work and a new life outside of the ring. The film follows the life of Robin Randzowski as he attempts to cling onto his wrestling past, but when he suffers a heart attack, he's told he can no longer do just that. Now, the faded star has to find himself a new life. He starts work as a deli-man at a supermarket. During this time, he tries to get back in touch with his estranged daughter and get a new relationship started. As well, he's attempting to get with a stripper. Directed by Darren Aronofsky. Starring Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, and Evan Rachel Wood.

The Wrestler received critical acclaim and went on to have great financial success. The movie was nominated for two Oscar awards, including Best Actor (Rourke) and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Tomei). The film has been commented on by former wrestlers about it being appealing and a great story. Continue reading for a look at some quotes from The Wrestler.


Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: Goddamn they don't make em' like they used to.
Cassidy: Fuckin' 80's man, best shit ever!
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: Bet'chr ass man, Guns N' Roses! Rules.
Cassidy: Crue!
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: Yeah!
Cassidy: Def Lep!
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: Then that Cobain pussy had to come around & ruin it all.
Cassidy: Like theres something wrong, why not just have a good time?
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: I'll tell you somethin', I hate the fuckin' 90's.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: I'm an old broken down piece of meat and I deserve to be all alone, I just don't want you to hate me.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: I don't hear as good as I used to, and I ain't as pretty as I used to be. But I'm still here - I'm the Ram.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: In this life you can lose everything you love, everything that loves you. Alot of people told me that I'd never wrestle again, the only one that's gonna tell me when I'm through doing my thing, is you people here.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: The only place I get hurt is out there. The world don't give a shit about me.
Randy 'The Ram' Robinson: Get your own fucking cheese!
Alyssa: Party like a fireman!
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