Revolutionary Road quotes

Revolutionary Road poster
A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.

Director: Sam Mendes
Writer: Justin Haythe (screenplay), Richard Yates (novel)
Production: Paramount Vantage
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 2008
MetaScore: 69/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: $22,877,808
Released: 23 Jan 2009
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 20 wins & 69 nominations.

49 Clips & Quotes

That's the point - Revolutionary Road 02:57 That's the point The hopeless emptiness - Revolutionary Road 00:28 The hopeless emptiness If being crazy means   living life as if it matters - Revolutionary Road 00:26 If being crazy means living life as if it matters Tell me the truth - Revolutionary Road 00:48 Tell me the truth That's the whole idea - Revolutionary Road 03:05 That's the whole idea What do you do it for - Revolutionary Road 00:57 What do you do it for Let me tell you something my father told me - Revolutionary Road 00:48 Let me tell you something my father told me I've been with a girl a few times - Revolutionary Road 02:34 I've been with a girl a few times Who made these rules anyway - Revolutionary Road 00:13 Who made these rules anyway I saw a whole other future - Revolutionary Road 00:17 I saw a whole other future I just wanted us to live again - Revolutionary Road 01:22 I just wanted us to live again I want to feel things - Revolutionary Road 00:25 I want to feel things Just because you've got me safe in this little trap - Revolutionary Road 00:31 Just because you've got me safe in this little trap I'm studying to be an actress - Revolutionary Road 01:05 I'm studying to be an actress Have I said I'm sorry enough times - Revolutionary Road 00:57 Have I said I'm sorry enough times There's been a change in plans - Revolutionary Road 02:54 There's been a change in plans I could use a lawyer - Revolutionary Road 02:31 I could use a lawyer How do I know you didn't try to flush our entire fucking family down the toilet - Revolutionary Road 00:23 How do I know you didn't try to flush our entire fucking... Big man you got there - Revolutionary Road 00:56 Big man you got there You've never tried at anything - Revolutionary Road 00:20 You've never tried at anything You know something - Revolutionary Road 00:50 You know something I was very fond of the Wheelers - Revolutionary Road 01:03 I was very fond of the Wheelers Helen's been talkin' it up about you people for months - Revolutionary Road 00:37 Helen's been talkin' it up about you people for months You'll leave me - Revolutionary Road 00:16 You'll leave me I think you're the most interesting person I've ever met - Revolutionary Road 00:18 I think you're the most interesting person I've ever met Are you still talking - Revolutionary Road 00:30 Are you still talking Everything you're saying makes sense - Revolutionary Road 01:03 Everything you're saying makes sense We're not getting any younger and we don't want life to just pass us by - Revolutionary Road 00:28 We're not getting any younger and we don't want life to just... You know what this is like - Revolutionary Road 01:34 You know what this is like I work ten hours a day at a job I can't stand - Revolutionary Road 00:37 I work ten hours a day at a job I can't stand There are things we can do - Revolutionary Road 00:21 There are things we can do This was really nice - Revolutionary Road 00:30 This was really nice I don't want to talk about the Wheelers any more - Revolutionary Road 00:17 I don't want to talk about the Wheelers any more Assuming there is this true vocation waiting for you - Revolutionary Road 00:30 Assuming there is this true vocation waiting for you I remember the first day you came off the train - Revolutionary Road 00:33 I remember the first day you came off the train Have you been to Paris - Revolutionary Road 00:37 Have you been to Paris What are you talking about - Revolutionary Road 01:03 What are you talking about One thing interests me - Revolutionary Road 01:03 One thing interests me If you need a shrink - Revolutionary Road 00:15 If you need a shrink I guess Paris was a pretty childish idea - Revolutionary Road 00:15 I guess Paris was a pretty childish idea Foiled by faulty contraception - Revolutionary Road 00:13 Foiled by faulty contraception When I first met you - Revolutionary Road 00:40 When I first met you This is our one chance - Revolutionary Road 00:15 This is our one chance Good to see your shining face - Revolutionary Road 00:26 Good to see your shining face You'll never guess - Revolutionary Road 00:26 You'll never guess We should have a toast or something - Revolutionary Road 00:14 We should have a toast or something I hear you're a mathematician - Revolutionary Road 00:46 I hear you're a mathematician We can be happy here - Revolutionary Road 00:35 We can be happy here If its all right with you - Revolutionary Road 00:22 If its all right with you

Cast

April Wheeler - Kate Winslet
Frank Wheeler - Leonardo DiCaprio
Party Guest - Jonathan Roumie
Party Guest - Neal Bledsoe
Party Guest - Marin Ireland
Party Guest - Samantha Soule
Party Guest - Heidi Armbruster
Party Guest - Sam Rosen
Party Dancer - Maria Rusolo
Party Dancer - Gena Oppenheim
Party Dancer - Kathryn Dunn
Party Dancer (as Joe Kamara) - Joe Komara
Party Dancer - Allison Twyford
Shep Campbell - David Harbour
Other Actor in the Play - John Ottavino
Other Actor in the Play - Adam Mucci
Other Actor in the Play - Jo Twiss
Other Actor in the Play - Frank Girardeau
Woman in Audience - Catherine Curtin
Mrs. Givings - Kathy Bates
Mr. Givings - Richard Easton
Milly Campbell - Kathryn Hahn
Maureen Grube - Zoe Kazan
Knox Elevator Operator - Dan Da Silva
Jack Ordway - Dylan Baker
Ted Bandy - Keith Reddin
Jennifer Wheeler - Ryan Simpkins
Michael Wheeler - Ty Simpkins
Ed Small - Max Casella
Vince Lathrop - Max Baker
American Express Clerk - Jon Sampson
Campbell Kid - Peter Barton
Campbell Kid - Kevin Barton
Campbell Kid - Evan Covey
Campbell Kid - Dylan Clark Marshall
Bart Pollock - Jay O. Sanders
John Givings - Michael Shannon
Knox Receptionist - Chandler Vinton
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Bethann Schebece
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer (as Kelsey Robinson) - Kelsey Bair
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Jason Etter
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Adair Moran
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Tommaso Antico
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Justin Misenhelder
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Will Vought
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Emaline Green
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Isabella Zubor
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Kal Thompson
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Racheline Maltese
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Lauren Hubbell
Steve Kovac - Duffy Jackson
The Steve Kovac Band - Dan Zanes
The Steve Kovac Band - Vince Giordano
The Steve Kovac Band (as Jon Kelso) - Jon-Erik Kellso
The Steve Kovac Band (as Andrew Burton) - Andy Burton
The Steve Kovac Band (as Will Anderson) - Will Reardon-Anderson
The Steve Kovac Band - Alex Hoffman
Mrs. Brace - Kristen Connolly
Mr. Brace - John Behlmann
Train Commuter - Paul Rocco Amato
Woman in Theater Audience - Toula Buonocore
Other actor in the play - Dan Burkarth
Vito's Log Cabin Bartender - David Campbell
Husband of Woman in Audience - Michael Ciesla
Diner Patron - Peter Conboy
Beachgoer - Mary DeBellis
Theater goer - John Farrer
Passenger on Train - David Gere
Assistant Stage Manager - Josh Grisetti
Schoolgirl - Zoe Hartman
Vito's Bar Patron - Rob L. Hubbard
Algonquin Hotel Drinker - Andrew Kaempfer
Woman in theater audience - Amy LaBossiere
Socialite - Mark Langston
Vito's Log Cabin Dancer - Cristina Marie
Commuter - Sean Marrinan
Young Frank - Timothy McCartney
Party Guest #13 - Chris Miskiewicz
Beachgoer - Joel Ney
Aunt Claire - Henny Russell
Boy in Audience of Play - Andrew Seddon
Commuter / Businessman - Vladimir Troitsky
Maitre d' of Essex House Resturant - Guy Veryzer
Townsperson - Ted Yudain
Party Hipster - Jon Yvon