Black Hawk Down quotes

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160 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.

Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: Mark Bowden (book), Ken Nolan (screenplay)
Production: Sony Pictures
Genre: drama, history, war
Year: 2001
MetaScore: 74/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: $108,585,355
Released: 18 Jan 2002
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 37 nominations.


73 Clips & Quotes

Why do you do it man - Black Hawk Down 00:59 Why do you do it man Y'know what I think - Black Hawk Down 00:38 Y'know what I think Nobody asks to be a hero - Black Hawk Down 00:19 Nobody asks to be a hero Stay strong and you will do well in life - Black Hawk Down 01:13 Stay strong and you will do well in life Something you don't like - Black Hawk Down 01:17 Something you don't like They have no jobs - Black Hawk Down 00:32 They have no jobs Nobody gets left behind - Black Hawk Down 00:18 Nobody gets left behind Now they're shooting at us - Black Hawk Down 00:31 Now they're shooting at us Once that first bullet goes past your head - Black Hawk Down 00:27 Once that first bullet goes past your head They're shooting at us - Black Hawk Down 00:19 They're shooting at us You say this is your safety - Black Hawk Down 00:28 You say this is your safety Didn't want to leave 'em behind - Black Hawk Down 00:59 Didn't want to leave 'em behind See you're thinking - Black Hawk Down 00:35 See you're thinking We just lost the initiative - Black Hawk Down 00:13 We just lost the initiative You understand why we have a chain of command - Black Hawk Down 00:48 You understand why we have a chain of command Is he sure this time - Black Hawk Down 00:22 Is he sure this time Where's the rescue squad - Black Hawk Down 00:12 Where's the rescue squad You shouldn't have come here - Black Hawk Down 00:31 You shouldn't have come here You got your men this far - Black Hawk Down 00:29 You got your men this far How are things going - Black Hawk Down 00:49 How are things going Another taxpayer funded Delta safari - Black Hawk Down 00:28 Another taxpayer funded Delta safari I was talking to Blackburn the other day - Black Hawk Down 01:53 I was talking to Blackburn the other day I'm here to kick some ass - Black Hawk Down 00:12 I'm here to kick some ass Go to UHF secure - Black Hawk Down 01:30 Go to UHF secure And this isn't the back of it - Black Hawk Down 00:13 And this isn't the back of it Ladies and Gentlemen - Black Hawk Down 01:17 Ladies and Gentlemen You saved Twombly - Black Hawk Down 01:20 You saved Twombly You fucking assholes - Black Hawk Down 00:17 You fucking assholes Single shot through the engine block - Black Hawk Down 00:19 Single shot through the engine block Why should I tell you - Black Hawk Down 00:11 Why should I tell you How come I gotta stay back here - Black Hawk Down 00:23 How come I gotta stay back here No one gets left behind - Black Hawk Down 00:12 No one gets left behind We won't leave you behind - Black Hawk Down 00:12 We won't leave you behind Three guys with RPGs - Black Hawk Down 01:02 Three guys with RPGs I can hear bells ringin' - Black Hawk Down 00:15 I can hear bells ringin' It's what you do right now that makes a difference - Black Hawk Down 00:17 It's what you do right now that makes a difference I've been training my whole life for this - Black Hawk Down 00:22 I've been training my whole life for this My government will never negotiate for me - Black Hawk Down 00:44 My government will never negotiate for me Do you think if you get General Aidid - Black Hawk Down 00:54 Do you think if you get General Aidid Get us off this fucking street - Black Hawk Down 00:13 Get us off this fucking street Why are they burning tires - Black Hawk Down 00:21 Why are they burning tires You understand me - Black Hawk Down 00:15 You understand me This is Garrison - Black Hawk Down 00:43 This is Garrison It's all in the grind - Black Hawk Down 01:15 It's all in the grind We are at the ten yard line here - Black Hawk Down 00:50 We are at the ten yard line here He's taping his blood type to his boot - Black Hawk Down 00:30 He's taping his blood type to his boot Everybody's shot - Black Hawk Down 00:24 Everybody's shot You're not gonna need that - Black Hawk Down 00:44 You're not gonna need that Just get it over with - Black Hawk Down 00:21 Just get it over with These things are fuckin' bullet magnets - Black Hawk Down 00:15 These things are fuckin' bullet magnets The Humvees ain't coming back for us - Black Hawk Down 00:14 The Humvees ain't coming back for us We got a black hawk down - Black Hawk Down 00:32 We got a black hawk down How far is Chalk Four from the crash site - Black Hawk Down 00:20 How far is Chalk Four from the crash site What's going on - Black Hawk Down 00:25 What's going on The convoy's leaving - Black Hawk Down 00:21 The convoy's leaving Son of a bitch - Black Hawk Down 00:21 Son of a bitch I can't see shit - Black Hawk Down 00:10 I can't see shit What the fuck are you doing out there - Black Hawk Down 01:47 What the fuck are you doing out there You lead humvee - Black Hawk Down 00:10 You lead humvee Thats a nice beach down there - Black Hawk Down 00:22 Thats a nice beach down there I'll be outside - Black Hawk Down 00:14 I'll be outside This isn't Iraq - Black Hawk Down 00:17 This isn't Iraq Let's act like it out there - Black Hawk Down 00:20 Let's act like it out there It's kind of funny - Black Hawk Down 00:22 It's kind of funny The last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing Russian Roulette in a bar - Black Hawk Down 00:24 The last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing... Tell him I want his skinny ass parked in front of the damn building - Black Hawk Down 01:02 Tell him I want his skinny ass parked in front of the damn... Don't go back out there without me - Black Hawk Down 00:18 Don't go back out there without me But if I may make a suggestion - Black Hawk Down 00:36 But if I may make a suggestion Want me to shoot - Black Hawk Down 00:18 Want me to shoot I'm not a ranger - Black Hawk Down 00:10 I'm not a ranger What happened to him - Black Hawk Down 00:18 What happened to him I've got Skinnies with RPGS - Black Hawk Down 00:19 I've got Skinnies with RPGS There will be some shooting - Black Hawk Down 00:31 There will be some shooting

Cast

Eversmann - Josh Hartnett
Grimes - Ewan McGregor
McKnight - Tom Sizemore
Hoot - Eric Bana
Sanderson - William Fichtner
Nelson - Ewen Bremner
Garrison - Sam Shepard
Schmid - Hugh Dancy
Durant - Ron Eldard
Beales - Ioan Gruffudd
Yurek - Tom Guiry
Pilla - Danny Hoch
Steele - Jason Isaacs
Harrell - Zeljko Ivanek
Matthews - Glenn Morshower
Wolcott - Jeremy Piven
Kowalewski - Brendan Sexton III
Shughart - Johnny Strong
Struecker - Brian Van Holt
Cribbs - Steven Ford
Waddell - Ian Virgo
Twombly - Tom Hardy
Galentine - Gregory Sporleder
Joyce - Chris Beetem
Sizemore - Matthew Marsden
Blackburn - Orlando Bloom
Maddox - Michael Roof
Mo'Alim - Razaaq Adoti
Firimbi - Treva Etienne
Briley - Pavel Vokoun
Fales - Dan Woods
Wilkinson - Ty Burrell
Goffena - Boyd Kestner
Somali Kid - Kofi Amankwah
Somali Kid - Joshua Quarcoo
Somali Father - Johann Myers
Somali Son with Gun - Lee Geohagen
Jackson - Marcus Ashley
Iceman - Tommy Dallace
Stephanie Shughart - Giannina Facio
U.S. Medic - Corey Johnson
U.S Soldier - Gibson Rickenbacker