Blood Diamond quotes

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A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.

Director: Edward Zwick
Writer: Charles Leavitt (screenplay), Charles Leavitt (story), C. Gaby Mitchell (story)
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
Year: 2006
MetaScore: 64/100
ImdbRating: 8.0
BoxOffice: $57,300,000
Released: 08 Dec 2006
Awards: Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 27 nominations.

48 Clips & Quotes

Sometimes I wonder - Blood Diamond 00:36 Sometimes I wonder I'm right where I'm supposed to be - Blood Diamond 00:23 I'm right where I'm supposed to be It's bling bling - Blood Diamond 00:16 It's bling bling I like to get kissed before I get fucked - Blood Diamond 00:15 I like to get kissed before I get fucked So you think because your intentions are good - Blood Diamond 01:34 So you think because your intentions are good It's in our skin - Blood Diamond 00:34 It's in our skin Let me tell you something - Blood Diamond 01:06 Let me tell you something But that's only because I have lived in Hell - Blood Diamond 00:20 But that's only because I have lived in Hell So you're a fisherman - Blood Diamond 00:16 So you're a fisherman How about 'Soldier of Fortune' - Blood Diamond 00:20 How about 'Soldier of Fortune' What are you doing - Blood Diamond 01:40 What are you doing Why should I help this one person - Blood Diamond 00:26 Why should I help this one person When was the last time the world wasn't falling apart - Blood Diamond 00:40 When was the last time the world wasn't falling apart You come here with your laptop computers - Blood Diamond 00:35 You come here with your laptop computers This my country - Blood Diamond 00:20 This my country I understand White people want our diamonds - Blood Diamond 00:25 I understand White people want our diamonds So when people in your country read it - Blood Diamond 00:19 So when people in your country read it I am his father - Blood Diamond 00:23 I am his father My dad came home from the war in '69 - Blood Diamond 01:52 My dad came home from the war in '69 You get something for me - Blood Diamond 02:05 You get something for me I've heard that one before - Blood Diamond 00:12 I've heard that one before I thought you would steal it from me - Blood Diamond 00:18 I thought you would steal it from me Civil war rages for control of the diamond fields - Blood Diamond 00:35 Civil war rages for control of the diamond fields You risk my life like that again - Blood Diamond 00:22 You risk my life like that again The Third World is not a world apart - Blood Diamond 00:49 The Third World is not a world apart And you're here to make a buck - Blood Diamond 00:30 And you're here to make a buck Americans usually are - Blood Diamond 00:29 Americans usually are You lost both your parents - Blood Diamond 00:36 You lost both your parents That diamond is my ticket out of this God forsaken continent - Blood Diamond 00:19 That diamond is my ticket out of this God forsaken continent The gov'mint wants you to vote - Blood Diamond 00:29 The gov'mint wants you to vote People kill each other as a way of life - Blood Diamond 00:20 People kill each other as a way of life You're a dead man - Blood Diamond 00:11 You're a dead man National Geographic - Blood Diamond 02:48 National Geographic Do you know where the word  infantry  comes from - Blood Diamond 00:25 Do you know where the word infantry comes from Why don't we go back to your place - Blood Diamond 00:24 Why don't we go back to your place Solomon Vandy drops to his knees - Blood Diamond 03:37 Solomon Vandy drops to his knees That's for breaking my TV - Blood Diamond 00:12 That's for breaking my TV I don't know you - Blood Diamond 00:10 I don't know you Maybe I just give a shit - Blood Diamond 00:30 Maybe I just give a shit What are you talking about - Blood Diamond 02:34 What are you talking about Soon as I'm out the door - Blood Diamond 01:19 Soon as I'm out the door You find yourself a good man alright - Blood Diamond 00:25 You find yourself a good man alright Don't want to be late - Blood Diamond 00:20 Don't want to be late She reminds me of my wife - Blood Diamond 00:12 She reminds me of my wife Because I stole a GPS - Blood Diamond 00:11 Because I stole a GPS I am Captain Rambo - Blood Diamond 00:21 I am Captain Rambo I'm not feeling the love here - Blood Diamond 00:13 I'm not feeling the love here I'm really happy I met you too - Blood Diamond 00:33 I'm really happy I met you too

Cast

Danny Archer - Leonardo DiCaprio
Solomon Vandy - Djimon Hounsou
Maddy Bowen - Jennifer Connelly
Dia Vandy - Kagiso Kuypers
Colonel Coetzee - Arnold Vosloo
Cordell Brown - Antony Coleman
Jassie Vandy - Benu Mabhena
N'Yanda Vandy - Anointing Lukola
Captain Poison - David Harewood
Benjamin Kapanay - Basil Wallace
Nabil - Jimi Mistry
Rupert Simmons - Michael Sheen
Rudolf Van De Kaap - Marius Weyers
Ambassador Walker - Stephen Collins
Tupac T-Shirt - Bouba Badiane
Commander Rambo - Ato Essandoh
Commander Zero - Percy Matsemela
Digger 1 - Ronnie Nyakale
Troop Leader - Tony Kgoroge
British DFID Minister - Nick Reding
German Minister - Klemens Becker
Peacekeeper - Akin Omotoso
Red Cross Worker - Chiméne Costa
Mende UN Worker - Dini Nondumo
UNCHR Official - Grant Swanby
R.U.F. Soldier #1 - Tau Maserumule
R.U.F. Trainer - Adetokumboh M'Cormack
Guinean Guard (as Martin Abdul Jabbar) - Martin Abdul-Jabbar
French Journalist - Gaurav Chopra
Aussie Journalist - Karl McMillan
Cockney Journalist - David S. Lee
SA Cameraman - Jonathan Pienaar
Kamajoor Headman - Sonni Chidiebere
Kamajoor - Nnamdi Onyeiwu
Child Soldier 1 - Nhlanhla Mavimbela
Child Soldier 2 - Mfundo Pisani
Child Soldier 3 (Indoc) - Phado Bahola
Child Soldier 4 (Indoc) - Thabang Mothle
Child Soldier 5 (Indoc) - Buhle Seya
Child Soldier 6 (Indoc) - Sizwe Makapela
SA Page - Tyrone Keogh
Old Mende Man - Winston Ntshona
Rebel 1 - Mduduzi Mabaso
Rebel 2 (as Nat Ramabulana) - Nathaniel Ramabulana
Rebel 3 - Zenzo Ngqobe
Rebel 4 - Mlungisi Hlophe
Mother at the Bridge - Carol Behane
News Reporter - Nigel Harman
News Reporter - Clare Holman
Prostitute 1 (as Kedibone Tholo) - Kedibone Tholo Manyaka
Prostitute 2 - Koketso Mojela
Djabu (as Keithian De' Von Santos-Sammons) - Keithian Santos-Sammons
Woman at airport (unconfirmed) - Irmelin DiCaprio
Journalist - Ray Donn
Van De Kaap Executive - Julie Eagleton
Van De Kaap's Wife - Karen Haacke
Diplomat's Wife - Vanessa Haywood
Colonel's Bodyguard - Dan Hirst
Young mercinary - Cordell McQueen
Journalist - Scott Wickes