Rope quotes

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Two men attempt to prove they committed the perfect crime by hosting a dinner party after strangling their former classmate to death.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writer: Hume Cronyn, Patrick Hamilton, Arthur Laurents
Production: Warner Brothers
Year: 1948
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 8.0
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 25 Sep 1948
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations


52 Clips & Quotes

We all do strange things in our childhood - Rope 00:29 We all do strange things in our childhood Brandon's spoken of you - Rope 00:22 Brandon's spoken of you What are you doing - Rope 00:41 What are you doing I've always wished for more artistic talent - Rope 00:38 I've always wished for more artistic talent Did you think you were God - Rope 00:16 Did you think you were God Rupert only publishes books  he  likes - Rope 00:49 Rupert only publishes books he likes Nobody except us - Rope 00:26 Nobody except us After me came Kenneth - Rope 00:47 After me came Kenneth It isn't someone's birthday - Rope 00:24 It isn't someone's birthday I never strangled a chicken in my life - Rope 00:19 I never strangled a chicken in my life Out of character for him to be murdered - Rope 00:38 Out of character for him to be murdered You're quite a good chicken strangler as I recall - Rope 00:22 You're quite a good chicken strangler as I recall An immaculate murder - Rope 00:35 An immaculate murder Determined to get drunk - Rope 01:52 Determined to get drunk That's not what I mean - Rope 01:52 That's not what I mean Not one of the 'seven lively' - Rope 01:34 Not one of the 'seven lively' The Davids of this world merely occupy space - Rope 01:01 The Davids of this world merely occupy space That's where we're superior - Rope 00:37 That's where we're superior I would go easy on the p t - Rope 00:15 I would go easy on the p t She's in the bedroom - Rope 00:47 She's in the bedroom But why should I want to come back - Rope 00:38 But why should I want to come back It's the darkness that's got you down - Rope 00:20 It's the darkness that's got you down Why can't he keep his hands off people - Rope 00:18 Why can't he keep his hands off people What a lovely evening - Rope 00:30 What a lovely evening I don't know what you thought - Rope 00:30 I don't know what you thought Probably a symptom of approaching senility - Rope 00:37 Probably a symptom of approaching senility It's a trifle late for that - Rope 00:21 It's a trifle late for that Don't you think - Rope 00:20 Don't you think You don't think the party's a mistake - Rope 01:03 You don't think the party's a mistake There's too much air in your glass - Rope 00:17 There's too much air in your glass We agreed there was only one crime either of us could commit - Rope 00:43 We agreed there was only one crime either of us could commit He's dead and we've killed him - Rope 00:18 He's dead and we've killed him Cadell got a bad leg in the war for his courage - Rope 00:28 Cadell got a bad leg in the war for his courage Be careful of my hair - Rope 00:32 Be careful of my hair How's the new job - Rope 00:43 How's the new job How many years has it been since I said - Rope 00:25 How many years has it been since I said May I use the phone - Rope 00:18 May I use the phone Why did you invite Kenneth - Rope 00:46 Why did you invite Kenneth You'd better get along with the carving - Rope 00:28 You'd better get along with the carving Perhaps what is called  civilization  is hypocrisy - Rope 00:20 Perhaps what is called civilization is hypocrisy Right and wrong - Rope 01:54 Right and wrong Knives may not be used on hotel employees - Rope 00:36 Knives may not be used on hotel employees My chin was about an inch from the ground - Rope 00:24 My chin was about an inch from the ground There must be a reason - Rope 00:25 There must be a reason I might have known you couldn't just give a party for Mr - Rope 00:40 I might have known you couldn't just give a party for Mr What's what all about - Rope 00:34 What's what all about What is going on here - Rope 00:34 What is going on here You wouldn't know me these days - Rope 00:35 You wouldn't know me these days I'm not interested in Janet's prattle - Rope 00:23 I'm not interested in Janet's prattle Enjoy yourselves - Rope 00:23 Enjoy yourselves That's a very good idea - Rope 00:29 That's a very good idea I hate both of us - Rope 00:10 I hate both of us

Cast

David Kentley - Dick Hogan
Brandon - John Dall
Phillip - Farley Granger
Mrs. Wilson - Edith Evanson
Kenneth - Douglas Dick
Mr. Kentley - Cedric Hardwicke
Mrs. Atwater - Constance Collier
Rupert Cadell - James Stewart
Man Walking in Street After Opening Credits - Alfred Hitchcock