It was recently announced that David Fincher’s first directorial feature since Gone Girl (2014) will be a film titled Mank. The film will follow screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he struggles to develop the screenplay for the 1941 film Citizen Kane with Orson Welles.
Jerry: Osgood, I’m gonna level with you. We can’t get married at all.
Osgood: Why not?
Jerry: Well, in the first place, I’m not a natural blonde.
Osgood: Doesn’t matter.
Jerry: I smoke! I smoke all the time!
Osgood: I don’t care.
Jerry: Well, I have a terrible past. For three years now, I’ve been living with a saxophone player.
Osgood: I forgive you.
Jerry: [tragically] I can never have children!
Osgood: We can adopt some.
Jerry: But you don’t understand, Osgood! Ohh…
[Jerry finally gives up and pulls off his wig]
Jerry: I’m a man!
Osgood: [shrugs] Well, nobody’s perfect!
– Some Like It Hot (1959)
“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”
– Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump (1994)
“I have crossed oceans of time to find you.”
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
Ava DuVernay tackles the infamous Central Park Five case in Netflix’s When They See Us and Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s beloved novel, Good Omens, finally makes its way to the small screen.
“Your body’s dying. Pay no attention, it happens to us all.”
– Lestat de Lioncourt
Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)
The final season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones returned to Netflix in June, as well as Season 3 of Stranger Things on 4 July. Whether we’re in Hell’s Kitchen or Hawkins, Indiana, things are going to go well — ahem — upside down. (Sorry!)
“Remember Red, hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.”
– Andy Dufresne
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
“No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.”
– John Keating
Dead Poets Society (1989)
[after Sally fakes orgasm in a deli]
“I’ll have what she’s having.”
– Older Woman Customer
When Harry Met Sally… (1989)