Straw DogsDVD - 2004
"A brilliant feat of moviemaking."--Time
"Flawlessly expresses (Peckinpah's) primitive vision of experience."--Newsweek
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Both 2011 and original used "I got 'em all." at the end of the siege.
1971: They were practically licking my body.
2011: Those straw dogs were practically licking my body outside, so...
1971: Look, you stupid Yank. Let's have Niles before someone gets hurt!
2011: You got no right to be involved, Hollywood.
1971 Norman: Take him downstairs, Charlie. You put him to sleep. I'll call you when I'm ready.
2011 Norman: You make the call then, quarterback.
1971: You know what happens if they get in now? They'll kill us all. They've gone too far to back down now. You understand that? We're dead if they get in.
2011: Niles isn't the point anymore. They've gone too far to turn back. They've murdered a man, and we're witnesses, okay? They want to kill us. They have to kill us. If they get in this house, we're dead. Do you understand?
Reverend Barney Hood: "Radiation. That's an unfortunate dispensation." David Sumner: "Surely is. Yes, indeed." Reverend Barney Hood: "As long as it's not another bomb. You're a scientist - can you deny the responsibility?" David Sumner: "Can you? After all, there's never been a kingdom given to so much bloodshed as that of Christ." Reverend Barney Hood: "That's Montesquieu, isn't it?" David Sumner: "Oh, really?" Louise Hood: "Who's he?" Reverend Barney Hood: "Somebody well worth reading."
David Sumner: "I'm firing Venner and Scutt tomorrow." Amy Sumner: "Hooray for you, tiger. ...What for?" David Sumner: "Because they stuck it to me on the moor today." Amy Sumner: "They also 'serve' who sit at home and wait."
Reverend Barney Hood: "And now for my next trick, the piece de resistance, I present to you an empty glass. I will now fill this glass with milk." Chris Cawsey: "Would it work better with whiskey, Vicar?" Reverend Barney Hood: "Nothing works better with whiskey." Tom Hedden: "I do." Reverend Barney Hood: "You've never worked a day in your life, Tom."
Amy Sumner: "David, give Niles to them. That's what they want! ...They just want him. ...Give them Niles, David!" David Sumner: "They'll beat him to death." Amy Sumner: "I don't care! Get him out!" David Sumner: "You really don't care, do you?" Amy Sumner: "No I don't!" David Sumner: "...No. I care. This is where I live. This is me. I will not allow violence against this house."
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