All About Eve quotes

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A seemingly timid but secretly ruthless ingénue insinuates herself into the lives of an aging Broadway star and her circle of theater friends.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Writer: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Mary Orr
Production: Twentieth Century Fox
Genre: drama
Year: 1950
MetaScore: 98/100
ImdbRating: 8.2
BoxOffice: $63,463
Released: 27 Oct 1950
Awards: Won 6 Oscars. 26 wins & 20 nominations total

65 Clips & Quotes

Fasten your seatbelts - All About Eve 00:18 Fasten your seatbelts He looked it five years ago - All About Eve 00:30 He looked it five years ago Being a woman - All About Eve 02:11 Being a woman But I wouldn't worry too much about your heart - All About Eve 00:31 But I wouldn't worry too much about your heart You don't like Eve - All About Eve 00:24 You don't like Eve You're Margo - All About Eve 01:43 You're Margo That is not a waiter - All About Eve 01:02 That is not a waiter Be a playwright with guts - All About Eve 00:31 Be a playwright with guts What a story - All About Eve 00:21 What a story Margo Channing is a star of the theater - All About Eve 01:06 Margo Channing is a star of the theater That bitter cynicism of yours is something you've acquired since you left Radcliffe - All About Eve 00:42 That bitter cynicism of yours is something you've acquired... We have that in common - All About Eve 01:03 We have that in common And what's your name - All About Eve 00:52 And what's your name To those of you who do not read - All About Eve 01:13 To those of you who do not read But I'm still not to be had for the price of a cocktail - All About Eve 00:30 But I'm still not to be had for the price of a cocktail You bought the new girdles a size smaller - All About Eve 00:57 You bought the new girdles a size smaller I detest cheap sentiment - All About Eve 00:12 I detest cheap sentiment The theatre - All About Eve 02:34 The theatre There's a message from the bartender - All About Eve 00:51 There's a message from the bartender And HER thoughts she's expressing - All About Eve 01:11 And HER thoughts she's expressing If there's nothing else - All About Eve 01:13 If there's nothing else And I sent my autograph book to the cleaner - All About Eve 00:23 And I sent my autograph book to the cleaner Tell me this - All About Eve 00:25 Tell me this Why do they always look like unhappy rabbits - All About Eve 00:16 Why do they always look like unhappy rabbits Sleep tight - All About Eve 00:26 Sleep tight Where are you going - All About Eve 00:22 Where are you going As it happens - All About Eve 00:39 As it happens I'd like a martini - All About Eve 00:19 I'd like a martini How about calling it a night - All About Eve 00:37 How about calling it a night Why not read my column to pass the time - All About Eve 00:21 Why not read my column to pass the time Any messages - All About Eve 00:28 Any messages Another like you - All About Eve 00:20 Another like you Outside of a beehive - All About Eve 00:49 Outside of a beehive I love you - All About Eve 00:22 I love you Everything but the bloodhounds snappin' at her rear end - All About Eve 00:24 Everything but the bloodhounds snappin' at her rear end Paris or Vienna - All About Eve 01:59 Paris or Vienna What do you want me to tell Tyrone Power - All About Eve 00:28 What do you want me to tell Tyrone Power Have you no human consideration - All About Eve 00:23 Have you no human consideration Wherever there's magic and make believe and an audience - All About Eve 00:24 Wherever there's magic and make believe and an audience I love a psychotic - All About Eve 00:14 I love a psychotic You're not much of a bargain - All About Eve 00:24 You're not much of a bargain Zanuck is impatient - All About Eve 00:25 Zanuck is impatient Miss Harrington - All About Eve 00:27 Miss Harrington Have you ever heard of the word  union - All About Eve 00:43 Have you ever heard of the word union We now got everything a dressing room needs except a basketball hoop - All About Eve 00:21 We now got everything a dressing room needs except a... Where were we going that night - All About Eve 00:23 Where were we going that night When you're a secretary in a brewery - All About Eve 00:30 When you're a secretary in a brewery I'll never forget this night as long as I live - All About Eve 00:27 I'll never forget this night as long as I live No actor is older than I - All About Eve 00:21 No actor is older than I The golden girl - All About Eve 00:56 The golden girl Two types of theatrical producers - All About Eve 01:03 Two types of theatrical producers Nothing personal - All About Eve 00:39 Nothing personal I hope you don't mind my speaking to you - All About Eve 00:46 I hope you don't mind my speaking to you Geniuses don't need good luck - All About Eve 00:16 Geniuses don't need good luck He'll agree with you - All About Eve 00:20 He'll agree with you He can't take his eyes off my legs - All About Eve 00:30 He can't take his eyes off my legs Autograph fiends - All About Eve 00:32 Autograph fiends With Eddie gone - All About Eve 00:19 With Eddie gone This is my dear friend and companion - All About Eve 00:49 This is my dear friend and companion Did she tell you about the theatre and what it meant - All About Eve 00:37 Did she tell you about the theatre and what it meant There are others - All About Eve 01:11 There are others And tomorrow morning - All About Eve 00:37 And tomorrow morning You're going to Hollywood - All About Eve 00:36 You're going to Hollywood I'm gonna take you to Margo - All About Eve 00:31 I'm gonna take you to Margo Knit me a muffler - All About Eve 00:07 Knit me a muffler

Cast

Margo Channing - Bette Davis
Eve Harrington - Anne Baxter
Addison DeWitt - George Sanders
Karen Richards - Celeste Holm
Bill Simpson - Gary Merrill
Lloyd Richards - Hugh Marlowe
Max Fabian - Gregory Ratoff
Phoebe - Barbara Bates
Miss Casswell - Marilyn Monroe
Birdie Coonan - Thelma Ritter
Aged Actor - Walter Hampden
Leading Man - Craig Hill
Doorman - Leland Harris
Autograph Seeker - Barbara White
Stage Manager - Eddie Fisher
Pianist - Claude Stroud
Frenchman - Eugene Borden
Reporter - Helen Mowery
Captain of Waiters (as Steve Geray) - Steven Geray
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Gertrude Astor
Waiter - Frank Baker
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Ralph Brooks
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Jack Chefe
Sarah Siddons Award Guest - Sayre Dearing
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Jack Deery
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Franklyn Farnum
Sarah Siddons Awards Well-Wisher - Bess Flowers
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Colin Kenny
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Ethelreda Leopold
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest on Dais - Carl M. Leviness
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Leota Lorraine
Waiter - Thomas Martin
Waiter - Mathew McCue
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest on Dais - Harold Miller
Waiter at Margo's Party - William H. O'Brien
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Stanley Orr
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Marion Pierce
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Paul Power
Sarah Siddons Award Guest - Suzanne Ridgway
Waiter - Cosmo Sardo
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest - Larry Steers
Actor in 'Hearts of Oak' - Robert Whitney