Quote These Movie One-Liners based on One Word, if You Can!

Quote These Movie One-Liners based on One Word, if You Can!

Movies are great escapes, and the ones we love most tend to have amazing scripts. Unforgettable, classic one-liners are typically recognized by most movie-goers. Other one-liners are more recognizable to groups that go full geek on one particular movie or a series. Do you know these famous movie quotes? Answers below.

Classic One-Liners

A classic film is one that continues to capture the interest of wide audiences even after numerous re-screenings. See if you can recall the famous quotes based on one or two words, the name of the movie, the character, and the actor or actress who spoke the classic movie quotes:

  • “Place” – Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, played by Judy Garland
  • “Day” – Harry Callahan in Sudden Impact, played by Clint Eastwood
  • “Our freedom” – William Wallace in Braveheart, played by Mel Gibson
  • “Crying” – Jimmy Dugan in A League of Their Own played by Tom Hanks
  • “Sorry” – Jennifer Cavilleri in Love Story, played by Ali MacGraw
  • “Hello” – Dorothy Boyd in Jerry Maguire, played by Renee Zellweger
  • “No try” – Yoda in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, played by Frank Oz
  • “Offer” – Don Vito Corleone in The Godfather, played by Marlon Brando
  • “Having” – in When Harry Met Sally, played by an unnamed character in a restaurant.
  • “Handle” – Colonel Nathan R. Jessup in A Few Good Men, played by Jack Nicholson


“There’s no ________ like home.”

“Go ahead. Make my ________.”

“They make take our lives, but they’ll never take ____ ________!

“There’s no ________ in baseball!”

“Love means never having to say you’re ________.”

“You had me at ‘________’.”

“Try not. Do or do not. There is ___ ________.”

“I’m going to make him an ________ he can’t refuse.”

“I’ll have what she’s ________.”

“You can’t ________ the truth!”

Movie Quotes for Star Wars Fans

True Star Wars fans know many things the everyday fan won’t know for sure, if at all. See if you can name the movie the following quotes are from:

“Your eyes can deceive; don’t trust them.”

“Great, kid. Don’t get cocky.”

“Once you start down the dark path, forever it will dominate your destiny.”

“I find your lack of faith disturbing.”

“The fear of loss is a path to the dark side.”


Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

How’d You Do?

Do you speak fluent movie quotes? If so, you are a member of a large group of people who know many of the classics. Are there any memorable lines in the 2017 Oscar contenders? If you think there are, you may want to watch the 90th Oscars, scheduled for Sunday, March 4, 2018.

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