The 50 Greatest Movie Monologues - Film.com - Page 27983372
When I started compiling a list of my favorite monologues in movies, the list continued to expand and expand and expand to the point where it got a little ridiculous. So the first thing I tried to cut out was any monologues that were parts of voice-over work. That removed a lot of entries, but I still found myself with around 70 movies. Here are 50 of the best monologues I’ve ever seen in the movies. Note: the following clips have pervasive bad language and adult themes. 1. Key moment: “Our knowledge has made us cynical; our cleverness, hard and unkind. 2. We make a big deal today of Russell Crowe being surly, but Shaw was one mean S.O.B. Key moment: “You know the thing about a shark, he’s got lifeless eyes. 3. When Francis Ford Coppola was fired off this project, he credited his release mainly with his decision to begin the screenplay with Patton walking onto a stage with a giant American flag in the background, delivering a powerhouse, rousing speech to a bunch of soldiers. 4. 5. 6.