"Cape Fear" quotes

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A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Writer: John D. MacDonald, James R. Webb, Wesley Strick
Production: N/A
Genre: crime, thriller
Year: 1991
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: $79,091,969
Released: 15 Nov 1991
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 21 nominations total

92 Clips

You already sacrificed me Counselor - Cape Fear 00:05
You already sacrificed me Counselor
He's staring at you What are you talking about - Cape Fear 00:21
He's staring at you What are you talking about
He's staring at you What are you talking about - Cape Fear 00:35
He's staring at you What are you talking about
Here and now we have an opportunity - Cape Fear 00:28
Here and now we have an opportunity
My wife Leigh found some marijuana in one of Dani's schoolbooks - Cape Fear 00:19
My wife Leigh found some marijuana in one of Dani's...
I'd still like to kill him - Cape Fear 00:04
I'd still like to kill him
Counselor - Cape Fear 00:03
Counselor
Did you forget about that restraining order Counselor - Cape Fear 00:07
Did you forget about that restraining order Counselor
I'd like to know just how strong we are - Cape Fear 00:15
I'd like to know just how strong we are
If she finds a palmetto bug in her bedroom she takes it outside - Cape Fear 00:10
If she finds a palmetto bug in her bedroom she takes it...
I learned that in prison You like - Cape Fear 00:07
I learned that in prison You like
Anytime you feel squirrelly you just jump You threatening me - Cape Fear 00:06
Anytime you feel squirrelly you just jump You threatening me
You can trust in me because I'm a do right man okay - Cape Fear 00:06
You can trust in me because I'm a do right man okay
I know how the dog died - Cape Fear 00:10
I know how the dog died
Maybe I can hack you into 40 pieces - Cape Fear 00:05
Maybe I can hack you into 40 pieces
Ready to be born again Mrs Bowden - Cape Fear 00:04
Ready to be born again Mrs Bowden
Cady come here - Cape Fear 00:33
Cady come here
And that's got me frightened to death - Cape Fear 00:22
And that's got me frightened to death
I'm going to teach you the meaning of commitment - Cape Fear 00:15
I'm going to teach you the meaning of commitment
Your mommy's not happy - Cape Fear 00:07
Your mommy's not happy
Were you a good girl I was - Cape Fear 00:34
Were you a good girl I was
Free as a bird You go wherever you want with whomever - Cape Fear 00:36
Free as a bird You go wherever you want with whomever
This is my night Counselor Don't you step on my lines - Cape Fear 00:06
This is my night Counselor Don't you step on my lines
I am bound for the promised land - Cape Fear 00:05
I am bound for the promised land
Because I know he brutally raped her and he beat her - Cape Fear 00:24
Because I know he brutally raped her and he beat her
You going to arrest me You a cop Or were you a cop - Cape Fear 00:10
You going to arrest me You a cop Or were you a cop
Could you be there - Cape Fear 00:04
Could you be there
You could say I'm here to save you - Cape Fear 00:04
You could say I'm here to save you
Hot as a firecracker on the 4th of July - Cape Fear 00:05
Hot as a firecracker on the 4th of July
So here we are - Cape Fear 00:35
So here we are
What did he say He said we're fugitives - Cape Fear 00:07
What did he say He said we're fugitives
Well pardon me all over the place - Cape Fear 00:04
Well pardon me all over the place
What about your books Already read them - Cape Fear 00:05
What about your books Already read them
Now you will learn about loss - Cape Fear 00:05
Now you will learn about loss
I understand Yeah - Cape Fear 00:16
I understand Yeah
Gee golly gosh I'm sorry I offended you you white trash piece of shit - Cape Fear 00:07
Gee golly gosh I'm sorry I offended you you white trash...
I don't know whether to look at him or read him - Cape Fear 00:05
I don't know whether to look at him or read him
I always thought that for such a lovely river - Cape Fear 00:18
I always thought that for such a lovely river
Are you my friend - Cape Fear 00:17
Are you my friend
Your daddy too Every man - Cape Fear 00:09
Your daddy too Every man
I'm Virgil and I'm guiding you through the gates of Hell - Cape Fear 00:35
I'm Virgil and I'm guiding you through the gates of Hell
It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend - Cape Fear 00:14
It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend
No you're scared - Cape Fear 00:19
No you're scared
I am like God and God like me - Cape Fear 00:22
I am like God and God like me
Counselor - Cape Fear 00:17
Counselor
Come out come out wherever you are - Cape Fear 00:05
Come out come out wherever you are
We neverspoke about what happened - Cape Fear 00:35
We neverspoke about what happened
Because ifyou hang onto the past you die a little every day - Cape Fear 00:06
Because ifyou hang onto the past you die a little every day
I ain't no white trash piece of shit - Cape Fear 00:31
I ain't no white trash piece of shit
It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend - Cape Fear 00:42
It's not necessary to lay a foul tongue on me my friend
I'm Virgil and I'm guidin' you through the gates of Hell - Cape Fear 02:37
I'm Virgil and I'm guidin' you through the gates of Hell
I'm not your type - Cape Fear 00:26
I'm not your type
I'm bound for the promised land - Cape Fear 00:20
I'm bound for the promised land
I'd still like to kill him - Cape Fear 00:12
I'd still like to kill him
I'd like to know just how strong we are - Cape Fear 00:31
I'd like to know just how strong we are
I sure am sorry I offended you - Cape Fear 00:19
I sure am sorry I offended you
I know how the dog died - Cape Fear 00:28
I know how the dog died
I don't know whether to look at him or read him - Cape Fear 00:17
I don't know whether to look at him or read him
You white trash piece of shit - Cape Fear 00:18
You white trash piece of shit
You ready to be born again - Cape Fear 00:12
You ready to be born again
You learn about loss - Cape Fear 00:11
You learn about loss
I am going to teach you the meaning of commitment - Cape Fear 00:50
I am going to teach you the meaning of commitment
I ain't no white trash piece of shit - Cape Fear 01:10
I ain't no white trash piece of shit
How much money do you want - Cape Fear 00:58
How much money do you want
Hot as a firecracker on the fourth of July - Cape Fear 00:16
Hot as a firecracker on the fourth of July
He says we're fugitives - Cape Fear 00:24
He says we're fugitives
Free as a bird - Cape Fear 01:31
Free as a bird
Forget about that restraining order - Cape Fear 00:20
Forget about that restraining order
Every man has to go through hell to reach paradise - Cape Fear 00:17
Every man has to go through hell to reach paradise
Could you be there - Cape Fear 00:15
Could you be there
But that's okay - Cape Fear 00:43
But that's okay
Are you my friend - Cape Fear 00:50
Are you my friend
Anytime you feel squirrelly - Cape Fear 00:13
Anytime you feel squirrelly
And you know what - Cape Fear 00:23
And you know what
And God like me - Cape Fear 00:26
And God like me
You don't know Danny - Cape Fear 00:36
You don't know Danny
You die a little each day - Cape Fear 00:18
You die a little each day
You already sacrificed me - Cape Fear 00:12
You already sacrificed me
Wherever you are - Cape Fear 00:10
Wherever you are
What is that opportunity - Cape Fear 00:47
What is that opportunity
What about your books - Cape Fear 00:15
What about your books
We never spoke about what happened - Cape Fear 01:14
We never spoke about what happened
We don't know if Cady gave it to her - Cape Fear 00:55
We don't know if Cady gave it to her
Wait up a second - Cape Fear 04:39
Wait up a second
This is my night - Cape Fear 00:16
This is my night
So what happened - Cape Fear 00:56
So what happened
Since all this started - Cape Fear 01:50
Since all this started
Pardon me all over the place - Cape Fear 00:13
Pardon me all over the place
Or were you a cop - Cape Fear 00:32
Or were you a cop
My reminiscence - Cape Fear 00:49
My reminiscence
Let's get something straight - Cape Fear 01:17
Let's get something straight
Just because she was promiscuous - Cape Fear 01:10
Just because she was promiscuous

Cast

Max Cady - Robert De Niro
Sam Bowden - Nick Nolte
Leigh Bowden - Jessica Lange
Danielle Bowden - Juliette Lewis
Claude Kersek - Joe Don Baker
Lieutenant Elgart - Robert Mitchum
Lee Heller - Gregory Peck
Lori Davis - Illeana Douglas
Tom Broadbent - Fred Thompson
Graciella - Zully Montero
Prisoner - Craig Henne
Prisoner - Forest Burton
Prisoner - Rod Ball
Prisoner - W. Paul Bodie
Corrections Officer - Joel Kolker
Corrections Officer - Antoni Corone
Ice Cream Cashier - Tamara Jones
Racquetball Colleague - Roger Pretto
Racquetball Colleague - Parris Buckner
Secretary - Margot Moreland
Detective - Will Knickerbocker
Arresting Officer - Robert L. Gerlach
Arresting Officer - Bruce E. Holdstein
Parade Watcher - Richard Wasserman
Parade Watcher - Paul Nagle Jr.
Parade Watcher - Paul Froehler
Parade Watcher - Mary Ellen O'Brien
Parade Watcher - Jody Wilson
Waitress (as Kate Colburn) - C.C. Costigan
Danny's Girlfriend (as Domenica Scorsese) - Domenica Cameron-Scorsese
Big Man #1 - Gar Stephen
Big Man #2 (as Billy Lucas) - Billy D. Lucas
Big Man #3 - Ken Collins
Ticket Agent - Linda Perri
Ticket Agent (as Elizabeth Moyer) - Libby Moyer
Fruit Stand Customer - Catherine Scorsese
Fruit Stand Customer - Charles Scorsese
Jimmy the Dockmaster - Jackie Davis
Bar Patron - George Grafas
Woman Watching Cady Get Out from Under the Car - Esther Rolle
Bar Patron - Ken Waters