"Black Hawk Down" quotes

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The story of 160 elite U.S. soldiers who dropped into Mogadishu in October 1993 to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord, but found themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.

Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: Mark Bowden, Ken Nolan
Production: N/A
Genre: action, drama, war
Year: 2001
MetaScore: 74/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: $108,638,745
Released: 18 Jan 2002
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 11 wins & 37 nominations total

170 Clips

Move out Move out Let's go - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Move out Move out Let's go
Joyce Joyce Come on help me pick him up - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Joyce Joyce Come on help me pick him up
Still in the fight - Black Hawk Down 00:07
Still in the fight
There will be some shooting - Black Hawk Down 00:10
There will be some shooting
Technicals nine o'clock - Black Hawk Down 00:04
Technicals nine o'clock
Copy Irene - Black Hawk Down 00:03
Copy Irene
I've got Skinnies with RPGS - Black Hawk Down 00:09
I've got Skinnies with RPGS
That's crazy Is there anyone alive - Black Hawk Down 00:07
That's crazy Is there anyone alive
What happened to him - Black Hawk Down 00:07
What happened to him
I'm not a ranger - Black Hawk Down 00:06
I'm not a ranger
You put up reward posters - Black Hawk Down 00:16
You put up reward posters
Want me to shoot - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Want me to shoot
But if I may make a suggestion - Black Hawk Down 00:18
But if I may make a suggestion
Don't go back out there without me - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Don't go back out there without me
McKnight we need you to turn around and head back to Hawlwadig - Black Hawk Down 00:09
McKnight we need you to turn around and head back to...
Tell him I want his skinny ass parked in front of the damn building - Black Hawk Down 00:19
Tell him I want his skinny ass parked in front of the damn...
The last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing Russian Roulette in a bar - Black Hawk Down 00:06
The last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing...
It's kind of funny - Black Hawk Down 00:18
It's kind of funny
Let's act like it out there - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Let's act like it out there
Don't you do it - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Don't you do it
This isn't Iraq - Black Hawk Down 00:07
This isn't Iraq
Thats a nice beach down there - Black Hawk Down 00:12
Thats a nice beach down there
He's taping his blood type to his boot - Black Hawk Down 00:15
He's taping his blood type to his boot
You lead humvee - Black Hawk Down 00:04
You lead humvee
All units Irene I say again Irene - Black Hawk Down 00:09
All units Irene I say again Irene
I can't see shit - Black Hawk Down 00:06
I can't see shit
Son of a bitch - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Son of a bitch
The convoy's leaving - Black Hawk Down 00:15
The convoy's leaving
What's going on - Black Hawk Down 00:10
What's going on
How far is Chalk Four from the crash site - Black Hawk Down 00:11
How far is Chalk Four from the crash site
We got a black hawk down - Black Hawk Down 00:16
We got a black hawk down
The Humvees ain't coming back for us - Black Hawk Down 00:04
The Humvees ain't coming back for us
It's going to be all right - Black Hawk Down 00:08
It's going to be all right
Just get it over with - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Just get it over with
Everybody's shot - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Everybody's shot
I'll be outside - Black Hawk Down 00:07
I'll be outside
Colonel I can't see shit - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Colonel I can't see shit
We are at the ten yard line here - Black Hawk Down 00:28
We are at the ten yard line here
It's all in the grind - Black Hawk Down 00:36
It's all in the grind
What the fuck are you doing out there - Black Hawk Down 00:43
What the fuck are you doing out there
You understand me - Black Hawk Down 00:06
You understand me
Motherfucker Motherfucker - Black Hawk Down 00:05
Motherfucker Motherfucker
25 this is 64 The rescue column's here and will be with you in about 5 minutes - Black Hawk Down 00:09
25 this is 64 The rescue column's here and will be with you...
Fucking Irene - Black Hawk Down 00:03
Fucking Irene
Why are they burning tires - Black Hawk Down 00:10
Why are they burning tires
These things are fuckin' bullet magnets - Black Hawk Down 00:07
These things are fuckin' bullet magnets
Fuck this - Black Hawk Down 00:10
Fuck this
Get us off this fucking street - Black Hawk Down 00:05
Get us off this fucking street
Hey who's hungry - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Hey who's hungry
Do you think if you get General Aidid - Black Hawk Down 00:25
Do you think if you get General Aidid
You're not gonna need that - Black Hawk Down 00:13
You're not gonna need that
I've been training my whole life for this - Black Hawk Down 00:18
I've been training my whole life for this
Grimesy No fear - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Grimesy No fear
No one gets left behind - Black Hawk Down 00:06
No one gets left behind
None of you Americans smoke anymore - Black Hawk Down 00:15
None of you Americans smoke anymore
I can hear bells ringin' - Black Hawk Down 00:08
I can hear bells ringin'
Where the hell did they find you Behind a desk - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Where the hell did they find you Behind a desk
My government will never negotiate for me - Black Hawk Down 00:36
My government will never negotiate for me
It's what you do right now that makes a difference - Black Hawk Down 00:08
It's what you do right now that makes a difference
This is Garrison - Black Hawk Down 00:13
This is Garrison
Pretty funny hoo ah - Black Hawk Down 00:07
Pretty funny hoo ah
Why should I tell you - Black Hawk Down 00:16
Why should I tell you
If we don't hold back this city - Black Hawk Down 00:08
If we don't hold back this city
You saved Twombly - Black Hawk Down 01:05
You saved Twombly
Ladies and Gentlemen - Black Hawk Down 00:22
Ladies and Gentlemen
How come I gotta stay back here - Black Hawk Down 00:18
How come I gotta stay back here
And this isn't the back of it - Black Hawk Down 00:07
And this isn't the back of it
Single shot through the engine block - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Single shot through the engine block
Go to UHF secure - Black Hawk Down 00:36
Go to UHF secure
I'm here to kick some ass - Black Hawk Down 00:06
I'm here to kick some ass
We won't leave you behind - Black Hawk Down 00:08
We won't leave you behind
I was talking to Blackburn the other day - Black Hawk Down 01:09
I was talking to Blackburn the other day
You fucking assholes - Black Hawk Down 00:17
You fucking assholes
We just lost the initiative - Black Hawk Down 00:06
We just lost the initiative
You shouldn't have come here - Black Hawk Down 00:24
You shouldn't have come here
How are things going - Black Hawk Down 00:43
How are things going
You understand why we have a chain of command - Black Hawk Down 00:26
You understand why we have a chain of command
See you're thinking - Black Hawk Down 00:14
See you're thinking
Another taxpayer funded Delta safari - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Another taxpayer funded Delta safari
You got your men this far - Black Hawk Down 00:13
You got your men this far
Where's the rescue squad - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Where's the rescue squad
Is he sure this time - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Is he sure this time
Didn't want to leave 'em behind - Black Hawk Down 00:27
Didn't want to leave 'em behind
You say this is your safety - Black Hawk Down 00:19
You say this is your safety
What's the matter with you - Black Hawk Down 00:11
What's the matter with you
They're shooting at us - Black Hawk Down 00:10
They're shooting at us
Once that first bullet goes past your head - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Once that first bullet goes past your head
They have no jobs - Black Hawk Down 00:21
They have no jobs
Now they're shooting at us - Black Hawk Down 00:14
Now they're shooting at us
Nobody asks to be a hero - Black Hawk Down 00:15
Nobody asks to be a hero
Nobody gets left behind - Black Hawk Down 00:15
Nobody gets left behind
Something you don't like - Black Hawk Down 00:29
Something you don't like
Stay strong and you will do well in life - Black Hawk Down 00:43
Stay strong and you will do well in life
Y'know what I think - Black Hawk Down 00:14
Y'know what I think
Why do you do it man - Black Hawk Down 00:40
Why do you do it man
There will be some shooting Bakara market is the Wild West - Black Hawk Down 00:09
There will be some shooting Bakara market is the Wild West
Art I've got skinnies with RPGs at 12 00 Can you see them - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Art I've got skinnies with RPGs at 12 00 Can you see them
What happened to him - Black Hawk Down 00:07
What happened to him
I'm not a Ranger I'm a pilot - Black Hawk Down 00:05
I'm not a Ranger I'm a pilot
You brought your weapon Yes sir - Black Hawk Down 00:09
You brought your weapon Yes sir
It's good You're really improving - Black Hawk Down 00:17
It's good You're really improving
Don't go back out there without me - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Don't go back out there without me
Now he's saying the building's a couple blocks down - Black Hawk Down 00:18
Now he's saying the building's a couple blocks down
Last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing Russian roulette - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Last one of these guys shot himself in the head playing...
You know it's kind of funny - Black Hawk Down 00:13
You know it's kind of funny
We're Rangers not some sorry ass JROTC - Black Hawk Down 00:10
We're Rangers not some sorry ass JROTC
This isn't Iraq you know Much more complicated than that - Black Hawk Down 00:06
This isn't Iraq you know Much more complicated than that
Gordy is gone man I'll be outside - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Gordy is gone man I'll be outside
That's a nice beach down there - Black Hawk Down 00:10
That's a nice beach down there
Look at this He's taping his blood type to his boots - Black Hawk Down 00:14
Look at this He's taping his blood type to his boots
Struecker you're lead humvee - Black Hawk Down 00:04
Struecker you're lead humvee
Nah I can't see shit - Black Hawk Down 00:04
Nah I can't see shit
Son of a bitch - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Son of a bitch
Name Todd - Black Hawk Down 00:36
Name Todd
Twombly the convoy is leaving - Black Hawk Down 00:13
Twombly the convoy is leaving
Open the hatch We got men back here No room here Go on the roof - Black Hawk Down 00:10
Open the hatch We got men back here No room here Go on the...
How far is Chalk Four from the crash site - Black Hawk Down 00:08
How far is Chalk Four from the crash site
We got a Black Hawk down We got a Black Hawk down - Black Hawk Down 00:12
We got a Black Hawk down We got a Black Hawk down
The humvees ain't coming back dude - Black Hawk Down 00:04
The humvees ain't coming back dude
They're trying to get us fucking killed - Black Hawk Down 00:06
They're trying to get us fucking killed
Get in that truck and drive - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Get in that truck and drive
Hey we are at the 10 yard line here men - Black Hawk Down 00:27
Hey we are at the 10 yard line here men
It's all in the grind Sizemore Can't be too fine can't be too coarse - Black Hawk Down 00:30
It's all in the grind Sizemore Can't be too fine can't be...
We going - Black Hawk Down 00:26
We going
What the fuck are you doing out there - Black Hawk Down 00:35
What the fuck are you doing out there
Doesn't matter no one gets left behind - Black Hawk Down 00:04
Doesn't matter no one gets left behind
Why are they burning tires - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Why are they burning tires
These things are fucking bullet magnets Come on let's go - Black Hawk Down 00:05
These things are fucking bullet magnets Come on let's go
Get us off this fucking street Where's the crash site Say again - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Get us off this fucking street Where's the crash site Say...
Do you really think if you get General Aidid - Black Hawk Down 00:25
Do you really think if you get General Aidid
Dude where the fuck have you been - Black Hawk Down 00:13
Dude where the fuck have you been
Blackburn you okay Excited - Black Hawk Down 00:18
Blackburn you okay Excited
You all right You okay - Black Hawk Down 00:08
You all right You okay
My government will never negotiate for me - Black Hawk Down 00:33
My government will never negotiate for me
It's what you do right now that makes a difference - Black Hawk Down 00:05
It's what you do right now that makes a difference
This is Garrison - Black Hawk Down 00:14
This is Garrison
What the fuck Smith - Black Hawk Down 00:13
What the fuck Smith
You did what you were trained to do - Black Hawk Down 00:35
You did what you were trained to do
Ladies and gentlemen I'm Cliff Elvis Wolcott - Black Hawk Down 00:20
Ladies and gentlemen I'm Cliff Elvis Wolcott
How come I got to stay back here - Black Hawk Down 00:19
How come I got to stay back here
Hey man there's a line I know - Black Hawk Down 00:08
Hey man there's a line I know
Nice man Very smooth - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Nice man Very smooth
61 this is 64 Go to UHF secure - Black Hawk Down 00:36
61 this is 64 Go to UHF secure
Well I'm here to kick some ass - Black Hawk Down 00:04
Well I'm here to kick some ass
Mike Durant we won't leave you behind - Black Hawk Down 00:06
Mike Durant we won't leave you behind
It really hurts Direct pressure on that - Black Hawk Down 00:35
It really hurts Direct pressure on that
I was talking to Blackburn the other day - Black Hawk Down 00:36
I was talking to Blackburn the other day
Rangers - Black Hawk Down 00:17
Rangers
We just lost the initiative - Black Hawk Down 00:04
We just lost the initiative
Mr Garrison I think you shouldn't have come here - Black Hawk Down 00:22
Mr Garrison I think you shouldn't have come here
How are things going Things okay there Struecker - Black Hawk Down 00:08
How are things going Things okay there Struecker
I'd like a word specialist Sir - Black Hawk Down 00:18
I'd like a word specialist Sir
Sergeant you got your men this far - Black Hawk Down 00:11
Sergeant you got your men this far
See you're thinking Don't - Black Hawk Down 00:14
See you're thinking Don't
What is this Sarg'nt Another taxpayer funded Delta safari - Black Hawk Down 00:11
What is this Sarg'nt Another taxpayer funded Delta safari
Where's the rescue squad We're it - Black Hawk Down 00:05
Where's the rescue squad We're it
He sounds scared shitless Good That's always a good sign - Black Hawk Down 00:06
He sounds scared shitless Good That's always a good sign
Sergeant Sergeant - Black Hawk Down 00:26
Sergeant Sergeant
Speak up You say this is your safety - Black Hawk Down 00:12
Speak up You say this is your safety
Colonel they're shooting at us - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Colonel they're shooting at us
Once that first bullet goes past your head politics and all that shit - Black Hawk Down 00:09
Once that first bullet goes past your head politics and all...
Look these people they have no jobs - Black Hawk Down 00:18
Look these people they have no jobs
Why aren't you shooting - Black Hawk Down 00:13
Why aren't you shooting
Nobody asks to be a hero - Black Hawk Down 00:12
Nobody asks to be a hero
Good luck boys - Black Hawk Down 00:17
Good luck boys
What's the matter Danny Something you don't like - Black Hawk Down 00:25
What's the matter Danny Something you don't like
My love you are strong and you will do well in life - Black Hawk Down 00:32
My love you are strong and you will do well in life
You know what I think It don't really matter what I think - Black Hawk Down 00:14
You know what I think It don't really matter what I think
When I go home - Black Hawk Down 00:34
When I go home
Three guys with RPGs - Black Hawk Down 01:02
Three guys with RPGs

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