Famous Movie Quotes Diagrammed

Everybody’s blogging about the Oscars, which I haven’t watched in more years than I can recall. And, since I haven’t seen any of the major winners yet — “Avatar” is the only one that I’d have seen in the theater and life intervened — I cared even less than usual this year, if that’s possible.

Ever-so-slightly apropos, however, this diagram from FlowingData is mildly amusing:

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Comments

  1. Triumph says:

    And, since I haven’t seen any of the major winners yet

    Me neither. I have been boycotting movies for years–primarily because they are produced by Hollywood liberals and, hence, are designed to indoctrinate us into their pro-gay, pro-commie, and terrorist-loving ways.

  2. sam says:

    The Norma Desmond one is cruellll. And I don’t recall Han Solo ever using a light saber.

  3. sam says:

    Oh, and the ND thing shoulda riffed on “I am big. It’s the pictures that got small.”

  4. Have a nice G.A. says:

    The Norma Desmond one is cruellll. And I don’t recall Han Solo ever using a light saber.

    He used one to cut the guts out his dead mount(don’t ember the name of it)to keep Luke warm in the E.S.B..

  5. sam says:

    He used one to cut the guts out his dead mount(don’t ember the name of it)to keep Luke warm in the E.S.B..

    Right you are, but it was Luke’s sword, not his.