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Fiddler on the Roof quotes

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In pre-revolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant with traditional values contends with marrying off three of his daughters with modern romantic ideals while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threa... Read all

Director: Norman Jewison
Writer: Sholom Aleichem, Arnold Perl, Joseph Stein
Production: N/A
Year: 1971
MetaScore: 67/100
ImdbRating: 8.0
BoxOffice: $10,404,330
Released: 03 Nov 1971
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 9 wins & 13 nominations total

97 Clips & Quotes

As Abraham said - Fiddler on the Roof 00:50 As Abraham said Money is the world's curse - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 Money is the world's curse We are Your chosen people - Fiddler on the Roof 00:22 We are Your chosen people But even a poor tailor is entitled to some happiness - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 But even a poor tailor is entitled to some happiness As the good book says - Fiddler on the Roof 00:23 As the good book says But do you love me - Fiddler on the Roof 01:13 But do you love me An eye for an eye - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 An eye for an eye In America - Fiddler on the Roof 00:22 In America May she rest in peace - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 May she rest in peace I tell you - Fiddler on the Roof 00:20 I tell you Sometimes I think - Fiddler on the Roof 00:36 Sometimes I think I'm a very good teacher - Fiddler on the Roof 00:28 I'm a very good teacher She's dancing with a man - Fiddler on the Roof 00:29 She's dancing with a man On the other hand - Fiddler on the Roof 00:52 On the other hand The men she finds - Fiddler on the Roof 00:31 The men she finds If the rich could hire others to die for them we - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 If the rich could hire others to die for them we As a fiddler on the roof - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 As a fiddler on the roof Matchmaker - Fiddler on the Roof 00:54 Matchmaker Motel and Tzeitel have been married for some time now - Fiddler on the Roof 00:47 Motel and Tzeitel have been married for some time now Someday their wealth will be ours - Fiddler on the Roof 00:35 Someday their wealth will be ours For instance - Fiddler on the Roof 01:10 For instance How should it go - Fiddler on the Roof 00:14 How should it go A fiddler on the roof - Fiddler on the Roof 00:08 A fiddler on the roof You're finally here - Fiddler on the Roof 00:40 You're finally here God alone knows when we shall see each other again - Fiddler on the Roof 00:13 God alone knows when we shall see each other again Your honor - Fiddler on the Roof 00:32 Your honor Wouldn't now be a good time for Him to come - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 Wouldn't now be a good time for Him to come With Your help - Fiddler on the Roof 00:24 With Your help Swiftly fly the years - Fiddler on the Roof 00:23 Swiftly fly the years Is this the little boy at play - Fiddler on the Roof 00:29 Is this the little boy at play They gave each other a pledge - Fiddler on the Roof 00:16 They gave each other a pledge I always wanted a son - Fiddler on the Roof 00:13 I always wanted a son I'm a pleasant fellow - Fiddler on the Roof 00:14 I'm a pleasant fellow What is it - Fiddler on the Roof 02:25 What is it We only have one Rabbi - Fiddler on the Roof 00:19 We only have one Rabbi What were you and he talking about - Fiddler on the Roof 02:49 What were you and he talking about Some are driven away by edicts - Fiddler on the Roof 00:09 Some are driven away by edicts Your daughter - Fiddler on the Roof 00:40 Your daughter And all this from killing innocent animals - Fiddler on the Roof 00:10 And all this from killing innocent animals Have a drink - Fiddler on the Roof 00:16 Have a drink Why should I break my head about the outside world - Fiddler on the Roof 00:28 Why should I break my head about the outside world He's handsome - Fiddler on the Roof 00:48 He's handsome Even the worst husband - Fiddler on the Roof 00:20 Even the worst husband Before I get angry - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 Before I get angry The world is changing - Fiddler on the Roof 00:11 The world is changing Against our militia - Fiddler on the Roof 00:37 Against our militia Because of our traditions - Fiddler on the Roof 03:06 Because of our traditions Then there are the others in our village - Fiddler on the Roof 01:07 Then there are the others in our village From such children come other children - Fiddler on the Roof 00:52 From such children come other children Just like two newlyweds should be - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 Just like two newlyweds should be You'll be late - Fiddler on the Roof 00:31 You'll be late You can die from such a man - Fiddler on the Roof 00:16 You can die from such a man Little bird - Fiddler on the Roof 01:11 Little bird And until your golden day comes - Fiddler on the Roof 00:39 And until your golden day comes Your honour - Fiddler on the Roof 01:26 Your honour I'll go and get it - Fiddler on the Roof 00:21 I'll go and get it You'll all chatter yourselves away into the grave - Fiddler on the Roof 00:22 You'll all chatter yourselves away into the grave Since when are you interested in a match - Fiddler on the Roof 00:28 Since when are you interested in a match Swipe the floor - Fiddler on the Roof 00:19 Swipe the floor How could you let your daughter take my place - Fiddler on the Roof 00:44 How could you let your daughter take my place I'll write to you in America if you like - Fiddler on the Roof 00:44 I'll write to you in America if you like Is he in bad trouble - Fiddler on the Roof 05:01 Is he in bad trouble And if our good fortune never comes - Fiddler on the Roof 00:19 And if our good fortune never comes May the Czar have his own personal plague - Fiddler on the Roof 00:17 May the Czar have his own personal plague I'll talk to him - Fiddler on the Roof 00:33 I'll talk to him You understand - Fiddler on the Roof 00:14 You understand You are just a poor tailor - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 You are just a poor tailor And a tooth for a tooth - Fiddler on the Roof 00:31 And a tooth for a tooth Where are you going - Fiddler on the Roof 00:23 Where are you going In the middle of the dream - Fiddler on the Roof 00:37 In the middle of the dream Grandmother Tzeitel - Fiddler on the Roof 00:29 Grandmother Tzeitel Your daughter has a quick and witty tongue - Fiddler on the Roof 00:45 Your daughter has a quick and witty tongue If God lived on earth - Fiddler on the Roof 00:21 If God lived on earth How is your brother in law - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 How is your brother in law Without our traditions - Fiddler on the Roof 00:15 Without our traditions And most important of all - Fiddler on the Roof 00:22 And most important of all In this world it is the rich who are the criminals - Fiddler on the Roof 00:36 In this world it is the rich who are the criminals You are a good man - Fiddler on the Roof 00:32 You are a good man I'm starving to death - Fiddler on the Roof 00:20 I'm starving to death I'm sorry to hear that - Fiddler on the Roof 00:21 I'm sorry to hear that There's a question - Fiddler on the Roof 02:20 There's a question It's a new style - Fiddler on the Roof 00:45 It's a new style You're an honest - Fiddler on the Roof 00:26 You're an honest I won't insult you by saying no - Fiddler on the Roof 00:16 I won't insult you by saying no Times are changing - Fiddler on the Roof 00:38 Times are changing We gave each other our pledge - Fiddler on the Roof 00:34 We gave each other our pledge I won't be late - Fiddler on the Roof 00:27 I won't be late I have work to do - Fiddler on the Roof 00:54 I have work to do She left home this morning - Fiddler on the Roof 00:50 She left home this morning What's the good news in the world - Fiddler on the Roof 01:23 What's the good news in the world We'll be staying with Uncle Avram - Fiddler on the Roof 00:47 We'll be staying with Uncle Avram Orders are orders - Fiddler on the Roof 00:07 Orders are orders Your father is coming - Fiddler on the Roof 00:31 Your father is coming At least listen to me - Fiddler on the Roof 01:13 At least listen to me I've been looking everywhere for you - Fiddler on the Roof 01:07 I've been looking everywhere for you What news of the outside world - Fiddler on the Roof 00:49 What news of the outside world You are very busy now - Fiddler on the Roof 00:36 You are very busy now

Cast

Tevye - Topol
Golde - Norma Crane
Motel - Leonard Frey
Yente - Molly Picon
Lazar Wolf - Paul Mann
Tzeitel - Rosalind Harris
Chava - Neva Small
Fyedka - Ray Lovelock
Shprintze - Elaine Edwards
Mordcha - Shimen Ruskin
Rabbi - Zvee Scooler
Constable - Louis Zorich
Avram - Alfie Scopp
Mendel - Barry Dennen
Russian Official - Vernon Dobtcheff
Fruma Sarah - Ruth Madoc
Grandma Tzeitel - Patience Collier
Fiddler - Tutte Lemkow
Shandel - Stella Courtney
Yankel - Jacob Kalich
Farcel - Stanley Fleet
Ezekial - Mark Malicz
Sheftel (as Aharon Ipale) - Aharon Ipalé
Russian Dancer - Sammy Bayes
Russian Dancer - Larry Bianco
Russian Dancer - Walter Cartier
Russian Dancer - Peter Johnston
Russian Dancer - Guy Lutman
Russian Dancer - Donald Maclennan
Russian Dancer (as Rene Sartoris) - René Sartoris
Bottle Dancer - Roy Durbin
Bottle Dancer - Ken Robson
Bottle Dancer - Bob Stevenson
Bottle Dancer - Lou Zamprogna
Dancer - Ivan Baptie
Village Band Member - Cyril Bass
Dancer - Tanya Bayona
Village Band Member - C.C. Bilham
Dancer - Ina Claire
Dancer - Susan Claire
Bashe - Sarah Cohen
Yussel - Otto Diamant
Leibesh - Harry Ditson
Russian - Harry Fielder
Villager in Green Dress - Jill Goldston
Dancer - Jody Hall
Gnessi - Judith Harte
Village Band Member - A. Haverstock
Isaac - Carl Jaffe
Village Band Member - H. Krein
Dancer - Barry Lines
one of Rabbi's students - Danny Mann
Previous Rabbi - Alfred Maron
Marcus - Joel Rudnick
Dancer - Adam Scott
Nechama - Susan Sloman
Dancer - Karen Trent
Village Band Member - M. Winter
Village Band Member - Leo Wright