Five Easy Pieces quotes

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Robert Dupea has given up his promising career as a concert pianist and is now working in oil fields. He lives together with Rayette, who's a waitress in a diner. When Robert hears from his sister that his father isn't well, he drives up to Washington to see him, taking Rayette with him. There he gets confronted with his rich, cultured family that he had left behind.

Director: Bob Rafelson
Writer: Carole Eastman (screenplay), Bob Rafelson (story), Carole Eastman (story)
Production: Columbia Pictures
Genre: drama
Year: 1970
MetaScore: 85/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 12 Sep 1970
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 17 nominations.


45 Clips & Quotes

What do you mean - Five Easy Pieces 04:18 What do you mean You're a strange person - Five Easy Pieces 00:47 You're a strange person What if she was - Five Easy Pieces 01:48 What if she was Why don't we all line up like a goddamned bunch of ants - Five Easy Pieces 00:26 Why don't we all line up like a goddamned bunch of ants Follow that truck - Five Easy Pieces 01:00 Follow that truck What are you doing screwing around with all this crap - Five Easy Pieces 00:36 What are you doing screwing around with all this crap Isn't that wonderful - Five Easy Pieces 00:42 Isn't that wonderful I beg your pardon - Five Easy Pieces 01:22 I beg your pardon Where are  you  goin' - Five Easy Pieces 01:19 Where are you goin' What's that but more crap - Five Easy Pieces 00:17 What's that but more crap I didn't get it - Five Easy Pieces 00:46 I didn't get it You're just gonna sit here - Five Easy Pieces 00:18 You're just gonna sit here I move around a lot - Five Easy Pieces 00:32 I move around a lot I had to leave this place because I got depressed seeing all the crap - Five Easy Pieces 01:07 I had to leave this place because I got depressed seeing all... I mean then it wouldn't be filthy with uh Coke bottles and whisky and uh - Five Easy Pieces 00:55 I mean then it wouldn't be filthy with uh Coke bottles and... That was beautiful - Five Easy Pieces 00:40 That was beautiful That's a wig you wear - Five Easy Pieces 01:28 That's a wig you wear What do you think - Five Easy Pieces 00:11 What do you think You keep on talking about the good life - Five Easy Pieces 00:20 You keep on talking about the good life Invented this car that runs on - Five Easy Pieces 01:07 Invented this car that runs on That's dangerous - Five Easy Pieces 00:25 That's dangerous I'm gonna play it again - Five Easy Pieces 00:46 I'm gonna play it again Do you wanna buy a ticket to the raffle of a dog - Five Easy Pieces 01:21 Do you wanna buy a ticket to the raffle of a dog Look at my car - Five Easy Pieces 00:26 Look at my car Satiety is my father and mother - Five Easy Pieces 00:13 Satiety is my father and mother No one would want to hit on you - Five Easy Pieces 00:18 No one would want to hit on you That stupid thing just goes all cocky wobbly - Five Easy Pieces 00:16 That stupid thing just goes all cocky wobbly I still ain't figured out how you got me workin' back out here - Five Easy Pieces 01:15 I still ain't figured out how you got me workin' back out... My name's Shirley - Five Easy Pieces 00:24 My name's Shirley You depressed about your daddy - Five Easy Pieces 00:34 You depressed about your daddy You have no sense of timing away from the piano - Five Easy Pieces 00:17 You have no sense of timing away from the piano Just before the accident - Five Easy Pieces 00:59 Just before the accident If you wouldn't open your mouth - Five Easy Pieces 00:19 If you wouldn't open your mouth What's goin' on - Five Easy Pieces 00:34 What's goin' on Mass production is what does it - Five Easy Pieces 00:17 Mass production is what does it It's just filthy - Five Easy Pieces 00:54 It's just filthy Ride a cockhorse to Banbury Cross - Five Easy Pieces 00:18 Ride a cockhorse to Banbury Cross I have to come out and tell you the truth - Five Easy Pieces 00:30 I have to come out and tell you the truth I wouldn't be a waitress - Five Easy Pieces 00:18 I wouldn't be a waitress Man is born into the world with his existent adversary from the first - Five Easy Pieces 01:47 Man is born into the world with his existent adversary from... I am not conscious of having given you any particular looks - Five Easy Pieces 01:07 I am not conscious of having given you any particular looks I remarked to John that rationality is not a device to alter facts - Five Easy Pieces 01:00 I remarked to John that rationality is not a device to alter... Is that what's important to you - Five Easy Pieces 00:23 Is that what's important to you What does it have to be with you - Five Easy Pieces 00:48 What does it have to be with you I gave it a second thought - Five Easy Pieces 00:47 I gave it a second thought

Cast

Robert Eroica Dupea - Jack Nicholson
Rayette Dipesto - Karen Black
Stoney - Fannie Flagg
Recording Engineer - Richard Stahl
Partita Dupea - Lois Smith
Palm Apodaca - Helena Kallianiotes
Terry Grouse - Toni Basil
Waitress - Lorna Thayer
Catherine Van Oost - Susan Anspach
Carl Fidelio Dupea - Ralph Waite
Nicholas Dupea - William Challee
Spicer (as John Ryan) - John P. Ryan
Samia Glavia - Irene Dailey