"Road to Perdition" quotes

Road to Perdition poster
A mob enforcer's son in 1930s Illinois witnesses a murder, forcing him and his father to take to the road, and his father down a path of redemption and revenge.

Director: Sam Mendes
Writer: Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, David Self
Production: N/A
Year: 2002
MetaScore: 72/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: $104,454,762
Released: 12 Jul 2002
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 23 wins & 82 nominations total

98 Clips

Sarah It's me Mike We're here - Road to Perdition 00:07
Sarah It's me Mike We're here
Slow night huh You kidding This is busy - Road to Perdition 00:23
Slow night huh You kidding This is busy
Where's my father What's this - Road to Perdition 00:16
Where's my father What's this
How much did they take - Road to Perdition 00:10
How much did they take
You remember your aunt Sarah Your mom's sister - Road to Perdition 00:33
You remember your aunt Sarah Your mom's sister
All right you stay here You stay out of sight - Road to Perdition 00:14
All right you stay here You stay out of sight
Peter I can't come to your concert tonight I'm working - Road to Perdition 00:14
Peter I can't come to your concert tonight I'm working
God help me - Road to Perdition 00:36
God help me
Peter and Michael No - Road to Perdition 00:34
Peter and Michael No
Well Papa didn't have a father - Road to Perdition 00:33
Well Papa didn't have a father
This house is not our home anymore - Road to Perdition 00:09
This house is not our home anymore
Where are we going - Road to Perdition 00:21
Where are we going
That's for you - Road to Perdition 00:21
That's for you
Sixteen hundred dollars is my rate Mr Nitti - Road to Perdition 00:35
Sixteen hundred dollars is my rate Mr Nitti
We're just talking You tell your father my brother never stole from him - Road to Perdition 00:36
We're just talking You tell your father my brother never...
Don't ask questions When I say we're stopping to eat you stay with me - Road to Perdition 00:36
Don't ask questions When I say we're stopping to eat you...
Connor is there something you would like to say about last night - Road to Perdition 00:35
Connor is there something you would like to say about last...
How is Michael Is he okay - Road to Perdition 00:28
How is Michael Is he okay
What's he doing here - Road to Perdition 00:13
What's he doing here
It's nice to see you We heard what happened How you holding up - Road to Perdition 00:15
It's nice to see you We heard what happened How you holding...
I don't have any business with you Mr Kelly - Road to Perdition 00:33
I don't have any business with you Mr Kelly
You ever seen one Yeah - Road to Perdition 00:23
You ever seen one Yeah
Come on - Road to Perdition 00:03
Come on
Oh Mike - Road to Perdition 00:05
Oh Mike
Will do - Road to Perdition 00:04
Will do
My brother Danny wasn't wise - Road to Perdition 00:24
My brother Danny wasn't wise
Michael Sir - Road to Perdition 00:09
Michael Sir
All these years you've been living under the protection - Road to Perdition 00:29
All these years you've been living under the protection
I understand - Road to Perdition 00:18
I understand
All over I'm something of a rarity - Road to Perdition 00:06
All over I'm something of a rarity
As God rules the earth - Road to Perdition 00:11
As God rules the earth
You really trust me not to say anything - Road to Perdition 00:06
You really trust me not to say anything
Are you hurt - Road to Perdition 00:23
Are you hurt
I can't give you the files - Road to Perdition 00:37
I can't give you the files
It's open - Road to Perdition 00:28
It's open
What is the clutch The clutch it It clutches - Road to Perdition 00:05
What is the clutch The clutch it It clutches
This is Mr Rance in the bridal suite - Road to Perdition 00:22
This is Mr Rance in the bridal suite
I'm sorry I'm sorry - Road to Perdition 00:12
I'm sorry I'm sorry
You would like to apologize Try again - Road to Perdition 00:07
You would like to apologize Try again
What are you gonna do - Road to Perdition 00:08
What are you gonna do
So what brings you guys to the middle of nowhere - Road to Perdition 00:08
So what brings you guys to the middle of nowhere
You gonna frisk me - Road to Perdition 00:07
You gonna frisk me
What men do after work is what made us rich - Road to Perdition 00:09
What men do after work is what made us rich
Is that your profession or your pleasure - Road to Perdition 00:16
Is that your profession or your pleasure
Look out for the tractor Mike - Road to Perdition 00:18
Look out for the tractor Mike
Natural law - Road to Perdition 00:09
Natural law
Dinner's ready - Road to Perdition 00:23
Dinner's ready
Does Mama know - Road to Perdition 00:20
Does Mama know
I shoot the dead - Road to Perdition 00:11
I shoot the dead
I'd like to work for you - Road to Perdition 00:25
I'd like to work for you
I curse the fucking day you were born - Road to Perdition 00:11
I curse the fucking day you were born
Think Mike Don't be stupid I'm just the messenger - Road to Perdition 00:24
Think Mike Don't be stupid I'm just the messenger
If I'm not back in half an hour go tell Reverend Lynch what's happened - Road to Perdition 00:10
If I'm not back in half an hour go tell Reverend Lynch...
Well this is a pleasant surprise - Road to Perdition 00:25
Well this is a pleasant surprise
A man of honor always pays his debts - Road to Perdition 00:11
A man of honor always pays his debts
This is what your father wants I can look after myself - Road to Perdition 00:12
This is what your father wants I can look after myself
I couldn't do it - Road to Perdition 00:08
I couldn't do it
He murdered Annie and Peter There are only murderers in this room - Road to Perdition 00:30
He murdered Annie and Peter There are only murderers in this...
But you were - Road to Perdition 00:37
But you were
I'm glad it's you - Road to Perdition 00:04
I'm glad it's you
At least an hour before the devil finds out he's dead - Road to Perdition 00:05
At least an hour before the devil finds out he's dead
So when do I get my share of the money - Road to Perdition 00:36
So when do I get my share of the money
It's open - Road to Perdition 00:25
It's open
Why are you always smiling - Road to Perdition 00:13
Why are you always smiling
I'm something of a rarity - Road to Perdition 00:12
I'm something of a rarity
I'm going to say this only once - Road to Perdition 01:00
I'm going to say this only once
I'm glad it's you - Road to Perdition 00:11
I'm glad it's you
If I'm not back in half an hour - Road to Perdition 00:35
If I'm not back in half an hour
I'd like to work for you - Road to Perdition 00:38
I'd like to work for you
I shoot the dead - Road to Perdition 00:14
I shoot the dead
I couldn't do it - Road to Perdition 00:10
I couldn't do it
Your profession or - Road to Perdition 00:21
Your profession or
Your mother knows I love Mr - Road to Perdition 00:20
Your mother knows I love Mr
You would like to apologize - Road to Perdition 00:13
You would like to apologize
You really trust me not to say anything - Road to Perdition 00:21
You really trust me not to say anything
I can look after myself - Road to Perdition 00:27
I can look after myself
He murdered Annie and Peter - Road to Perdition 00:52
He murdered Annie and Peter
Don't be stupid - Road to Perdition 00:20
Don't be stupid
Did you like Peter more than me - Road to Perdition 00:47
Did you like Peter more than me
But Al wants your assurance that after this - Road to Perdition 00:20
But Al wants your assurance that after this
And those same people are protecting you now - Road to Perdition 01:27
And those same people are protecting you now
And that was the last time I ever held a gun - Road to Perdition 01:31
And that was the last time I ever held a gun
And he never told a lie - Road to Perdition 00:34
And he never told a lie
A man of honor always pays his debts - Road to Perdition 00:18
A man of honor always pays his debts
You gonna frisk me - Road to Perdition 00:14
You gonna frisk me
You ever seen one - Road to Perdition 00:21
You ever seen one
Why are you always smiling - Road to Perdition 00:20
Why are you always smiling
What men do after work is what made us rich - Road to Perdition 00:23
What men do after work is what made us rich
Well this is a pleasant surprise - Road to Perdition 01:04
Well this is a pleasant surprise
Top marks for speed - Road to Perdition 00:34
Top marks for speed
This has nothing to do with your business - Road to Perdition 01:06
This has nothing to do with your business
There are many stories about Michael Sullivan - Road to Perdition 00:47
There are many stories about Michael Sullivan
Sons are put on this earth to trouble their fathers - Road to Perdition 00:17
Sons are put on this earth to trouble their fathers
So what brings you guys to the middle of nowhere - Road to Perdition 00:21
So what brings you guys to the middle of nowhere
So I don't want to see those dice - Road to Perdition 00:14
So I don't want to see those dice
So when do I get my share of the money - Road to Perdition 00:31
So when do I get my share of the money
Look out for the tractor - Road to Perdition 00:37
Look out for the tractor
Just one last thing - Road to Perdition 00:20
Just one last thing

Cast

Michael Sullivan Jr. - Tyler Hoechlin
Drugstore Owner - Rob Maxey
Peter Sullivan - Liam Aiken
Annie Sullivan - Jennifer Jason Leigh
Michael Sullivan - Tom Hanks
John Rooney - Paul Newman
Connor Rooney - Daniel Craig
Finn McGovern - Ciarán Hinds
Rooney's Henchman - Craig Spidle
Rooney's Henchman - Ian Barford
Finn McGovern's Henchman (as Stephen Dunn) - Stephen P. Dunn
Finn McGovern's Henchman - Paul Turner
Irish Musician - Kathleen Keane
Irish Musician - Brendan McKinney
Irish Musician - Jackie Moran
Irish Musician - Kieran O'Hare
Irish Musician - John M. Williams
Boy Michael Fights - Nicolas Cade
Jack Kelly - David Darlow
Alexander Rance - Dylan Baker
Rooney's Business Associate - John Sierros
Rooney's Business Associate - Jon Sattler
Rooney's Business Associate - Michael Brockman
Rooney's Business Associate - John Judd
Rooney's Business Associate - Christian Stolte
Rooney's Business Associate - Jack Callahan
Michael's Teacher - Maureen Gallagher
Frank the Bouncer - Kevin Chamberlin
Brothel Maid - Juanita Wilson
Calvino - Doug Spinuzza
Nitti's Henchman - Roderick Peeples
Nitti's Henchman - Keith Kupferer
Secretary - Lee Roy Rogers
Frank Nitti - Stanley Tucci
Maguire - Jude Law
Tenement Murderer - Kurt Naebig
Crime Scene Policeman - Lance Baker
Living Corpse - Monte
Father Callaway - Duane Sharp
Aunt Sarah - Diane Dorsey
Motel Manager - Michael Sassone
Cop at Diner - John Sterchi
Farmer at Diner - Robert Jones
Ruby the Waitress - Lara Phillips
Mr. McDougal - Harry Groener
Banker (as Jobe Cerny) - JoBe Cerny
Betty the Waitress - Mina Badie
Young Bank Manager - Ed Kross
Prostitute - Heidi Jayne Netzley
Hotel Manager - Phil Ridarelli
Farmer Virginia - Peggy Roeder
Farmer Bill - James Greene
Factory Worker - James Currie
Pedestrian - Richard Dunn
Business Man - Joe Fontana
Bank Customer - Reese Foster
Dancer - Kelly Hill
Chief of Police - Gene Janson
Young Irish Lover - Cory Krueckeberg
Al Capone - Anthony LaPaglia
Nitti Thug #4 - George J. Manisco
Nitti Thug #5 - Mark Morettini
Patron at the Library - Martin Murphy
Rooney's Henchman - Kerry Rossall