"Rudy" quotes

Rudy poster
Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame.

Director: David Anspaugh
Writer: Angelo Pizzo
Production: N/A
Year: 1993
MetaScore: 71/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: $22,881,563
Released: 22 Oct 1993
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination

79 Clips

Have I done everything I possibly can Can you help me - Rudy 00:07
Have I done everything I possibly can Can you help me
Have I done all I can - Rudy 00:04
Have I done all I can
Don't I know you - Rudy 00:04
Don't I know you
You all right man Come on get up - Rudy 00:34
You all right man Come on get up
Hey kid - Rudy 00:37
Hey kid
Hey you were a pretty big Notre Dame fan - Rudy 00:08
Hey you were a pretty big Notre Dame fan
You learning stenography or what - Rudy 00:14
You learning stenography or what
Are you gonna kiss his autographed picture every night - Rudy 00:09
Are you gonna kiss his autographed picture every night
That semester at college didn't make you smarter - Rudy 00:04
That semester at college didn't make you smarter
If you are on that team my opinion of Notre Dame just hit the shits - Rudy 00:06
If you are on that team my opinion of Notre Dame just hit...
You're a Ruettiger - Rudy 00:08
You're a Ruettiger
No Then there must be some other reason - Rudy 00:05
No Then there must be some other reason
As long as my brother talks this crazy Notre Dame shit he deserves this - Rudy 00:06
As long as my brother talks this crazy Notre Dame shit he...
You guys already know this - Rudy 00:12
You guys already know this
You got your head so far up your ass about that damn football team - Rudy 00:14
You got your head so far up your ass about that damn...
You're the only one who ever took me serious Pete - Rudy 00:05
You're the only one who ever took me serious Pete
Mary Mary quite contrary what makes your garden grow - Rudy 00:06
Mary Mary quite contrary what makes your garden grow
We've had a hell of a goddamn run haven't we - Rudy 00:04
We've had a hell of a goddamn run haven't we
He's just a showboat man That's all he's about - Rudy 00:08
He's just a showboat man That's all he's about
My son's going to Notre Dame - Rudy 00:04
My son's going to Notre Dame
Rudy Rudy Rudy - Rudy 00:06
Rudy Rudy Rudy
I don't care If it doesn't produce results it doesn't mean anything - Rudy 00:06
I don't care If it doesn't produce results it doesn't mean...
I rode the bench for two years - Rudy 00:28
I rode the bench for two years
Who's the wild man now - Rudy 00:04
Who's the wild man now
What's a lapsed Catholic to do - Rudy 00:04
What's a lapsed Catholic to do
I want Rudy to dress in my place - Rudy 00:31
I want Rudy to dress in my place
He's so little - Rudy 00:03
He's so little
No one - Rudy 00:12
No one
So if any of you has any fantasies - Rudy 00:34
So if any of you has any fantasies
Let me tell it to you as clean as I can - Rudy 00:34
Let me tell it to you as clean as I can
What's your problem O'Hare - Rudy 00:20
What's your problem O'Hare
I've been ready for this my whole life - Rudy 00:07
I've been ready for this my whole life
And after what you've gone through if you haven't done that by now - Rudy 00:34
And after what you've gone through if you haven't done that...
She's my girl now She's coming with me - Rudy 00:12
She's my girl now She's coming with me
Son in 35 years of religious studies - Rudy 00:14
Son in 35 years of religious studies
This is the most beautiful sight these eyes have ever seen - Rudy 00:06
This is the most beautiful sight these eyes have ever seen
First I'd like to thank you for the opportunity of being on the team - Rudy 00:30
First I'd like to thank you for the opportunity of being on...
We're gonna go inside We're gonna go outside - Rudy 00:24
We're gonna go inside We're gonna go outside
Taking your appeal to a higher court - Rudy 00:36
Taking your appeal to a higher court
You're 5 feet nothing A hundred and nothing - Rudy 00:36
You're 5 feet nothing A hundred and nothing
Well you know what my dad always said - Rudy 00:07
Well you know what my dad always said
I've just blown another year of eligibility - Rudy 00:22
I've just blown another year of eligibility
I've been ready for this my whole life - Rudy 00:26
I've been ready for this my whole life
Inside and outside - Rudy 01:20
Inside and outside
In 35 years of religious study - Rudy 00:28
In 35 years of religious study
If it doesnt produce any results - Rudy 00:21
If it doesnt produce any results
I wish God would put your heart in some of my players bodies - Rudy 03:13
I wish God would put your heart in some of my players bodies
I want Rudy to dress in my place Coach - Rudy 00:39
I want Rudy to dress in my place Coach
I rode the bench for two years - Rudy 01:06
I rode the bench for two years
You're the only one who ever took me seriously - Rudy 00:16
You're the only one who ever took me seriously
You're not supposed to be here - Rudy 01:05
You're not supposed to be here
You're a Ruettiger - Rudy 00:22
You're a Ruettiger
You're 5 foot nothin' - Rudy 01:27
You're 5 foot nothin'
You know what my dad always said - Rudy 00:22
You know what my dad always said
He's just a showboat - Rudy 01:05
He's just a showboat
Have I done everything I possibly can - Rudy 00:15
Have I done everything I possibly can
Have I done all I can - Rudy 00:11
Have I done all I can
Everything he's mouthing is in the goddamn book - Rudy 00:44
Everything he's mouthing is in the goddamn book
Don't I know you - Rudy 00:10
Don't I know you
As long as my brother talks this crazy Notre Dame shit - Rudy 00:26
As long as my brother talks this crazy Notre Dame shit
And I mean no one - Rudy 00:19
And I mean no one
You got your head so far up your ass about that damn football team - Rudy 00:39
You got your head so far up your ass about that damn...
You were a pretty big Notre Dame fan - Rudy 00:23
You were a pretty big Notre Dame fan
Who's the wild man now - Rudy 00:12
Who's the wild man now
What's your problem - Rudy 01:11
What's your problem
What's a lapsed Catholic to do - Rudy 00:13
What's a lapsed Catholic to do
What is your problem - Rudy 00:38
What is your problem
What are you doing - Rudy 00:27
What are you doing
We've had a hell of a goddamn run haven't we - Rudy 00:16
We've had a hell of a goddamn run haven't we
Well since when are you the quitting kind - Rudy 04:27
Well since when are you the quitting kind
This is the most beautiful sight these eyes have ever seen - Rudy 00:19
This is the most beautiful sight these eyes have ever seen
Then my opinion of Notre Dame football just hit the shits - Rudy 00:25
Then my opinion of Notre Dame football just hit the shits
That semester at junior college sure didn't make you any smarter - Rudy 00:20
That semester at junior college sure didn't make you any...
Taking your appeal to a higher authority - Rudy 02:02
Taking your appeal to a higher authority
She's my girl now - Rudy 00:25
She's my girl now
Our lady of victory - Rudy 00:30
Our lady of victory
My son's going to Notre Dame - Rudy 00:13
My son's going to Notre Dame
Mary quite contrary - Rudy 00:17
Mary quite contrary
Let me tell it to you as clean as I can - Rudy 03:22
Let me tell it to you as clean as I can

Cast

Daniel E. 'Rudy' Ruettiger - Sean Astin
D-Bob - Jon Favreau
Daniel Ruettiger - Ned Beatty
Mary - Greta Lind
Frank Ruettiger - Scott Benjaminson
Sherry - Lili Taylor
Young Sherry - Deborah Wittenberg
7-Year-Old Mark - Christopher Erwin
9-Year-Old Bernie - Kevin Duda
11-Year-Old Mark - Robert Benirschke
13-Year-Old Rudy - Luke Massery
13-Year-Old Pete - Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.
13-Year-Old Bernie - Jake Armstrong
15-Year-Old Frank - John Duda
17-Year-Old Johnny - Joseph Sikora
Father Ted - Gerry Becker
Father Zajak (as Bob Swan) - Robert Swan
Father Cavanaugh - Robert Prosky
Classroom Priest - Leonard Kuberski
Locker Room Priest (as Father James Riehle) - James Riehle
Johnny Ruettiger - Robert Mohler
Boy in Neighborhood - Todd Spicer
Ara Parseghian - Jason Miller
Coach Gillespie - Spyridon Stratigos
Coach Warren - John Beasley
Coach Yonto - Ron Dean
Coach - Paul Bergan
High School Assistant Coach - Lorenzo Clemons
High School Assistant Coach - Sean Grennan
Football Trainer - John Whitmer
Lineman - Scott A. Boyd
Lineman - William Bergan
Player from Sidelines - Kevin Thomas
Announcer - Tom Dennin
Librarian - Marie Anspaugh
Dan Dorman - Chris Olson
Jamie O'Hara - Vince Vaughn
Steve - Peter Rausch
Roland (as Kevin White) - Kevin C. White
Rhonda - Jennie Israel
Melinda - Amy Pietz
Dan Devine - Chelcie Ross
Pretty Girl - Christine Failla
Pretty Girl - Donna Cihak
Pretty Girl - Colleen Moore
Pick-up Girl (as Diana James) - Harri James
Pick-up Girl - Mindy Hester
Pick-up Girl - Casey Cooper
Pick-up Girl - Jenna Chevigny
Girl in Cafeteria - Beth Behrends
Groundskeeper - Pablo Gonzales
Maintenance Worker - Spencer Grady
Maintenance Worker - Kellie Malczynski
Priest - Edmund Joyce
Mill Worker - Kent Hunsley
Barkeeper - Dennis McGowan
Professor - Robert Simmermon
Fan in Stands - Daniel 'Rudy' Ruettiger
Usher - Bob Zillmer
Notre Dame Seminarian - Pat Battistini
Notre Dame Fan - Mark Falvo
Notre Dame Football Player - Mo Gallini
Student / Fan in Crowd - Carrie Madugu
Football Groupie - Regina Prokop
Team Sideline Priest - Jack Rooney
Reporter - Keith Schrader
Notre Dame Kicker - Chris Shaffer
Notre Dame Football Player - Al Snow
Notre Dame Football Player - David St. Onge
College Student - Jimmy Star
College Student - Lisa Varga