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    31 Movie Lines That Were Delivered So Damn Well, They Should've Won An Award Or Something

    Here's lookin' at you, movie quotes.

    We recently asked members of our BuzzFeed Community, "If there was an Academy Award given for 'Best Single Line Delivered in a Motion Picture,' which lines would've won?" and, WHEW, they did not disappoint! So, with that in mind, here are just a few of the movie lines that would like to thank the Academy:

    1. "Why so serious?" —Heath Ledger as The Joker in The Dark Knight (2008)

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    2. "Molly, you in danger, girl." —Whoopi Goldberg as Oda Mae Brown in Ghost (1990)

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    Paramount Pictures

    3. The entire "White Shores" speech —Ian McKellan as Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

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    4. "Not my daughter, you bitch!" —Julie Walters as Molly Weasley in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

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    Warner Bros.

    5. "I have had it with these motherfucking snakes on this motherfucking plane!" —Samuel L. Jackson as Agent Neville Flynn in Snakes on a Plane (2006)

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    New Line Cinema

    6. "Nobody puts baby in a corner." —Patrick Swayze as Johnny Castle in Dirty Dancing (1987)

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    Vestron Pictures

    7. "Some people are worth melting for." —Josh Gad as Olaf in Frozen (2013)

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    Walt Disney Studios

    8. The entire "Independence Day" speech —Bill Pullman as President Thomas J. Whitmore in Independence Day (1996)

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    20th Century Fox

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    9. "Avengers...assemble." —Chris Evans as Captain America in Avengers: Endgame (2019)

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    Marvel Studios

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    10. “That’s all.” —Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

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    20th Century Fox

    11. The entire "I am Maximus Decimus Meridius..." speech. —Russell Crowe as Maximus in Gladiator (2000)

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    DreamWorks Pictures

    12. “So this is how liberty dies...With thunderous applause.” —Natalie Portman as Padmé Amidala in Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith (2005)

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    13. "Yippee-ki-yay, motherfucker." —Bruce Willis as John McClane in Die Hard (1998)

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    20th Century Fox

    14. "It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we’ve got a full tank of gas, half a packet of cigarettes, it’s dark, and we’re wearing sunglasses. Let’s go!" —Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi as Elwood and Jake in The Blues Brothers (1980)

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    Universal Pictures

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    15. "I'll have what she's having." —Estelle Reiner as "female customer" in When Harry Met Sally... (1989)

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    Columbia Pictures

    16. "Eat my shit." —Octavia Spencer as Minerva Jackson in The Help (2011)

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    17. “I think this just might be my masterpiece.” —Brad Pitt as Lt. Aldo Raine in Inglourious Basterds (2009)

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    18. “You're not even interesting enough to make me sick.” —Cher as Alexandra Medford in The Witches of Eastwick (1987)

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    Warner Bros.

    19. "Bury me in the ocean with my ancestors that jumped from the ships...because they knew death was better than bondage." —Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger in Black Panther (2018)

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    Marvel Studios

    20. "If I had a dick, this is where I'd tell you to suck it." —Betty White as Delores Bickerman in Lake Placid (1999)

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    20th Century Fox

    21. “Get busy livin’ or get busy dyin'...That's goddamn right.” —Morgan Freeman as Red in The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

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    Columbia Pictures

    22. “Flames! Flames on the side of my face!” —Madeline Kahn as Mrs. White in Clue (1985)

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    Paramount Pictures

    23. "My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die." —Mandy Patinkin as Inigo Montoya in The Princess Bride (1987)

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    24. "I'm glad he's single because I'm going to climb that like a tree." —Melissa McCarthy as Megan in Bridesmaids (2011)

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    Universal Pictures

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    25. The entire "That's marriage..." speech —Rosamund Pike as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl (2014)

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    20th Century Fox

    26. "Bring it." —Gabrielle Union as Isis in Bring It On (2000)

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    27. "Hey, Stella!" —Marlon Brando as Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

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    Warner Bros.

    28. "You shouldn’t be upset that I fucked her, you should be upset that I had a laugh with her!" —Adam Driver as Charlie Barber in Marriage Story (2019)

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    29. "Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night." —Bette Davis as Margo Channing in All About Eve (1950)

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    30. "Girl, you ought to bash Mister's head open and think about heaven later!" —Oprah Winfrey as Sofia in The Color Purple (1985)

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    Warner Bros.

    31. And finally (of course): "Here's looking at you, kid." —Humphrey Bogart as Rick Blaine from Casablanca (1942)

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    Warner Bros.

    Now it's YOUR turn! What single line delivery do you think was so perfect, it deserved this fake Oscar that I totally made up? Share your choice in the comments below!

    Some entries were edited for length and/or clarity.

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