High Fidelity quotes

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Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress.

Director: Stephen Frears
Writer: Nick Hornby (book), D.V. DeVincentis (screenplay), Steve Pink (screenplay), John Cusack (screenplay), Scott Rosenberg (screenplay)
Production: Buena Vista Pictures
Year: 2000
MetaScore: 79/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 31 Mar 2000
Awards: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 21 nominations.

78 Clips & Quotes

What came first - High Fidelity 01:23 What came first I can see now I never really committed to Laura - High Fidelity 01:01 I can see now I never really committed to Laura Top five things I miss about Laura - High Fidelity 03:35 Top five things I miss about Laura That other girl - High Fidelity 03:05 That other girl I agreed that what really matters is what you like - High Fidelity 00:49 I agreed that what really matters is what you like What am I gonna do now - High Fidelity 01:13 What am I gonna do now It was like trying to borrow a dollar - High Fidelity 00:45 It was like trying to borrow a dollar The making of a great compilation tape - High Fidelity 01:34 The making of a great compilation tape I can't fire them - High Fidelity 00:32 I can't fire them Not alphabetical - High Fidelity 01:20 Not alphabetical Do you have Soul - High Fidelity 00:14 Do you have Soul I wanna date a musician - High Fidelity 01:01 I wanna date a musician If you  really  wanted to screw me up - High Fidelity 00:22 If you really wanted to screw me up I don't have that record - High Fidelity 01:01 I don't have that record It made sense to pool our collective loathing for the opposite sex - High Fidelity 01:18 It made sense to pool our collective loathing for the... She didn't make me miserable - High Fidelity 00:29 She didn't make me miserable Get your patchouli stink   outta my store - High Fidelity 00:15 Get your patchouli stink outta my store Would you have sex with me - High Fidelity 01:05 Would you have sex with me That's the worst fuckin' sweater I've ever seen - High Fidelity 00:42 That's the worst fuckin' sweater I've ever seen It would be nice to think that since I was 14 - High Fidelity 01:10 It would be nice to think that since I was 14 Put on some old sad bastard music - High Fidelity 01:08 Put on some old sad bastard music You fucking bitch - High Fidelity 00:14 You fucking bitch John Dillinger was killed behind that theater in a hale of FBI gunfire - High Fidelity 00:41 John Dillinger was killed behind that theater in a hale of... Top 5 songs about death - High Fidelity 02:35 Top 5 songs about death How does he do it - High Fidelity 00:39 How does he do it Is it better to burn out or fade away - High Fidelity 00:46 Is it better to burn out or fade away I wanna see the others on the big top five - High Fidelity 01:43 I wanna see the others on the big top five The making of a good compilation tape is a very subtle art - High Fidelity 00:42 The making of a good compilation tape is a very subtle art We're no longer called Sonic Death Monkey - High Fidelity 01:10 We're no longer called Sonic Death Monkey Because Marvin Gaye and Art Garfunkel make pop records - High Fidelity 00:49 Because Marvin Gaye and Art Garfunkel make pop records It's the new Belle and Sebastian - High Fidelity 00:36 It's the new Belle and Sebastian I'm not the smartest guy in the world - High Fidelity 01:10 I'm not the smartest guy in the world Do we look like the kind of store that sells I Just Called to Say I Love You - High Fidelity 00:45 Do we look like the kind of store that sells I Just Called... You are as abandoned and noisy as any character in a porn film - High Fidelity 00:54 You are as abandoned and noisy as any character in a porn... I'll give you ten percent of the door if you don't play - High Fidelity 01:14 I'll give you ten percent of the door if you don't play My desert island - High Fidelity 01:21 My desert island You fucking asshole - High Fidelity 00:11 You fucking asshole Marie de Salle's playing - High Fidelity 00:39 Marie de Salle's playing Now I kinda like it - High Fidelity 00:16 Now I kinda like it Every other Echo and the Bunnymen album - High Fidelity 01:53 Every other Echo and the Bunnymen album You don't have it - High Fidelity 00:30 You don't have it It's half past a monkey's ass - High Fidelity 01:37 It's half past a monkey's ass Top Five Records - High Fidelity 00:16 Top Five Records That's not obvious enough Rob - High Fidelity 00:40 That's not obvious enough Rob Top Five Dream Jobs - High Fidelity 02:04 Top Five Dream Jobs I own this store called Champions Vinyl - High Fidelity 01:32 I own this store called Champions Vinyl I never thought I'd say this - High Fidelity 00:17 I never thought I'd say this What would it mean to you - High Fidelity 01:03 What would it mean to you Laura didn't even want to get married - High Fidelity 00:38 Laura didn't even want to get married I was crazy about you - High Fidelity 02:06 I was crazy about you I'm too tired not to be with you - High Fidelity 00:42 I'm too tired not to be with you I could've wound up having sex back there - High Fidelity 01:14 I could've wound up having sex back there I became convinced that she was going to leave me for one of them - High Fidelity 00:37 I became convinced that she was going to leave me for one of... I didn't know it was classified information - High Fidelity 00:43 I didn't know it was classified information Let's get it on - High Fidelity 00:30 Let's get it on What if I was doing something that can't be cancelled - High Fidelity 00:27 What if I was doing something that can't be cancelled About 15 pounds - High Fidelity 00:14 About 15 pounds I guess I never got over Charlie - High Fidelity 00:29 I guess I never got over Charlie Is that Peter fucking Frampton - High Fidelity 00:13 Is that Peter fucking Frampton All I'm saying is - High Fidelity 00:33 All I'm saying is I think its okay if you feel horny and fucked up at the same time - High Fidelity 00:46 I think its okay if you feel horny and fucked up at the same... I'm okay if that's what's upsetting you - High Fidelity 00:27 I'm okay if that's what's upsetting you I wasn't interested in Penny's nice qualities - High Fidelity 00:24 I wasn't interested in Penny's nice qualities We have a nine percent chance of getting back together - High Fidelity 00:39 We have a nine percent chance of getting back together I can't go on apologizing my whole life - High Fidelity 00:22 I can't go on apologizing my whole life Is this Stereolab - High Fidelity 00:19 Is this Stereolab Do you want to get married   to me - High Fidelity 01:34 Do you want to get married to me Songs at my funeral - High Fidelity 00:59 Songs at my funeral What is his fucking name - High Fidelity 00:16 What is his fucking name Alison married Kevin - High Fidelity 00:51 Alison married Kevin We couldn't miss them - High Fidelity 00:52 We couldn't miss them She was so nice - High Fidelity 00:33 She was so nice The Number Four With A Smile - High Fidelity 01:13 The Number Four With A Smile She should be living on Neptune - High Fidelity 00:38 She should be living on Neptune And then we made love - High Fidelity 00:50 And then we made love Than with someone you know in your bitter - High Fidelity 01:14 Than with someone you know in your bitter I know it's not very romantic - High Fidelity 00:21 I know it's not very romantic Ryuichi Sakamoto - High Fidelity 00:51 Ryuichi Sakamoto

Cast

Rob Gordon - John Cusack
Laura - Iben Hjejle
Barry Judd - Jack Black
Marie De Salle - Lisa Bonet
Charlie Nicholson - Catherine Zeta-Jones
Ian Raymond - Tim Robbins
Justin - Ben Carr
Sarah Kendrew - Lili Taylor
Penny Hardwick - Joelle Carter
Caroline Fortis - Natasha Gregson Wagner
Alison Jr. High - Shannon Stillo
Rob Jr. High - Drake Bell
Laura's Mom - Laura Whyte
Anaugh Moss - Sara Gilbert
Barry's Customer - Rich Talarico
Beta Band Customer - Matthew O'Neill
Middle Aged Customer - Brian Powell
Rob's Mom - Margaret Travolta
Laura's Sister Jo - Jillian Peterson
Minister - Dick Cusack
Girl - 19 Year Old - Susan Yoo
Miranda - K.K. Dodds
Alison's Mom - Marilyn Dodds Frank
Kevin Bannister - Duke Doyle
Boy in Park - Aaron Himelstein
Chris Thompson - Jonathan Herrington
Rock Guy - Daniel Lee Smith
Mourner - Leah Gale
Mourner - David Darlow
Man in Store - Alan S. Johnson
Party Guest - Ian Belknap
Party Guest - Andrew Micheli
Party Guest - Polly Noonan
Party Guest - Philip Rayburn Smith
Party Guest - Michele Graff
Party Guest - Susie Cusack
Piano Player - Liam Hayes
Greenday Girl - Damian Rogers
Skateboarder - Robert A. Villanueva
Flea Market Musician - Joe Spaulding
Bartender - Scott A. Martin
Laura's Friend - Heather Norris
Rob's Dad (scenes deleted) - Harold Ramis
Glam Rocker - James Azrael
Woman selling records - Beverly D'Angelo
Rock Club Patron - Julie DiJohn
Pedestrian - Jennifré DuMont
Record Store Customer - Mark Finney
Cafe' Patron - Reese Foster
Cafe Patron - Lisa Harrison
Voice of Laura's Mom - Susan Hegarty
Guy in Chem Lab - Ian Michaels
Guy on the Street - Tristan Layne Tapscott
Store customer - Ian Williams