Life as a House quotes

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When a man is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he takes custody of his misanthropic teenage son, for whom quality time means getting high, engaging in small-time prostitution, and avoiding his father.

Director: Irwin Winkler
Writer: Mark Andrus
Production: New Line Cinema
Genre: drama
Year: 2001
MetaScore: 45/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: $15,412,701
Released: 09 Nov 2001
Awards: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations.

50 Clips & Quotes

You know the great thing - Life as a House 01:03 You know the great thing Do I still Love you - Life as a House 01:13 Do I still Love you Whats wrong with your back - Life as a House 03:18 Whats wrong with your back What are you now - Life as a House 00:24 What are you now Take that thumbtack out of your face - Life as a House 00:31 Take that thumbtack out of your face I've been using since I was 12 - Life as a House 00:43 I've been using since I was 12 I put a gun to my father's head once - Life as a House 01:05 I put a gun to my father's head once I always thought of myself as a house - Life as a House 00:53 I always thought of myself as a house My dad used to play this game - Life as a House 02:45 My dad used to play this game Penis in front of my 16 year old daughter - Life as a House 01:22 Penis in front of my 16 year old daughter I've not been touched in years - Life as a House 00:27 I've not been touched in years If you were a house - Life as a House 00:19 If you were a house You knew you were dying from the start - Life as a House 00:29 You knew you were dying from the start So this whole thing - Life as a House 00:58 So this whole thing Why don't you just go and beg some money off my Dad - Life as a House 00:41 Why don't you just go and beg some money off my Dad You're the most beautiful woman I have ever known - Life as a House 00:26 You're the most beautiful woman I have ever known And a miserable human being - Life as a House 00:32 And a miserable human being It's not my back that's killing me - Life as a House 00:14 It's not my back that's killing me It's like foresight without a future - Life as a House 00:14 It's like foresight without a future They have a place for both - Life as a House 00:52 They have a place for both I like how it feels to not feel - Life as a House 00:17 I like how it feels to not feel What kind of mother can't stand her own son - Life as a House 00:16 What kind of mother can't stand her own son I'm not even listening - Life as a House 00:12 I'm not even listening Almost finished - Life as a House 00:43 Almost finished What would you do - Life as a House 00:27 What would you do Can you build a house in four months - Life as a House 00:18 Can you build a house in four months You are the most beautiful woman that I have ever known - Life as a House 00:40 You are the most beautiful woman that I have ever known When does school let out - Life as a House 00:56 When does school let out I'm gonna go to bed - Life as a House 00:49 I'm gonna go to bed Everything about you is my business - Life as a House 00:22 Everything about you is my business I dreamed about your house last night - Life as a House 00:34 I dreamed about your house last night I thought I was helping you - Life as a House 00:52 I thought I was helping you I don't know what that means - Life as a House 00:38 I don't know what that means Why did you do that - Life as a House 00:36 Why did you do that Build this house with me - Life as a House 00:12 Build this house with me 29 years of hating what you're living in - Life as a House 01:27 29 years of hating what you're living in You've worn out your welcome at this house - Life as a House 00:30 You've worn out your welcome at this house Tell them how you made me fall in love with you - Life as a House 00:26 Tell them how you made me fall in love with you Can I hate you too - Life as a House 00:11 Can I hate you too I wish you'd talk to him - Life as a House 00:36 I wish you'd talk to him How's your wife - Life as a House 00:23 How's your wife Go get in the truck - Life as a House 01:40 Go get in the truck I almost saw Catalina - Life as a House 00:11 I almost saw Catalina What are you talking about - Life as a House 01:06 What are you talking about It's not what I was expecting - Life as a House 00:24 It's not what I was expecting Did you feel anything - Life as a House 00:11 Did you feel anything What are you doing - Life as a House 00:19 What are you doing It's really late - Life as a House 00:20 It's really late You look better without makeup - Life as a House 00:37 You look better without makeup I'll get your back - Life as a House 00:31 I'll get your back

Cast

George Monroe - Kevin Kline
Robin Kimball - Kristin Scott Thomas
Sam Monroe - Hayden Christensen
Alyssa Beck - Jena Malone
Colleen Beck - Mary Steenburgen
Adam Kimball - Mike Weinberg
Ryan Kimball - Scotty Leavenworth
Peter Kimball - Jamey Sheridan
Officer Kurt Walker - Scott Bakula
Nurse #1 - Sandra Nelson
David Dokos - Sam Robards
Bryan Burke - John Pankow
Bob Larson - Kim Delgado
Barbara - Margo Winkler
Corey - Jon Foster
Steven Gardner - Art Chudabala
Receptionist - Claire Yarlett
Dale (as Mike O'Guinne) - Michael O'Guinne
Secretary - Tannis Benedict
Officer - Jeff LeBeau
Nurse #2 - Gwen McGee
Young Woman - Lisa Lovett-Mann
Alyssa's Friend - Hillary Tuck
Contractor - Steven Artenian
Trailer Park Man - Charles Winkler
Construction worker - Dan Andreiu
Housing Inspector - Richard Cummings Jr.
Model Maker - Nicholas Dorr
Radio Announcer - Michael Hertlein
Young Sam on Videotape - Owen Kline
Construction Guy (archive footage) - Antonio Rufino
Office worker - Eddie Vincent