"The Cincinnati Kid" quotes

The Cincinnati Kid poster
An up-and-coming poker player tries to prove himself in a high-stakes match against a long-time master of the game.

Director: Norman Jewison, Sam Peckinpah
Writer: Richard Jessup, Ring Lardner Jr., Terry Southern
Production: N/A
Genre: drama
Year: 1965
MetaScore: 67/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: $15,260,000
Released: 30 Oct 1965
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations

42 Clips

How's your Melba these days - The Cincinnati Kid 00:37
How's your Melba these days
You still playing - The Cincinnati Kid 00:04
You still playing
Gentlemen - The Cincinnati Kid 00:08
Gentlemen
This king and my natural rhythm says  20 - The Cincinnati Kid 00:07
This king and my natural rhythm says 20
Better write yourself a new book - The Cincinnati Kid 00:05
Better write yourself a new book
That's five thousand to you - The Cincinnati Kid 00:10
That's five thousand to you
Hello Yeller - The Cincinnati Kid 00:07
Hello Yeller
Good to see you - The Cincinnati Kid 00:06
Good to see you
I used to come here and play when I was a little one - The Cincinnati Kid 00:18
I used to come here and play when I was a little one
Now Kid what's your game - The Cincinnati Kid 00:07
Now Kid what's your game
This game is five card stud poker - The Cincinnati Kid 00:35
This game is five card stud poker
Why should I answer - The Cincinnati Kid 00:06
Why should I answer
You ever been to the Turkish bath - The Cincinnati Kid 00:24
You ever been to the Turkish bath
You and the Shooter are married - The Cincinnati Kid 00:12
You and the Shooter are married
To lose He's got him He's got him - The Cincinnati Kid 00:21
To lose He's got him He's got him
You'll never guess where we've just been - The Cincinnati Kid 00:16
You'll never guess where we've just been
The men in the town are scared silly - The Cincinnati Kid 00:37
The men in the town are scared silly
Can't live with them and can't live without them - The Cincinnati Kid 00:12
Can't live with them and can't live without them
Why don't you make us a drink - The Cincinnati Kid 00:25
Why don't you make us a drink
The point is that what good is honor if you're dead - The Cincinnati Kid 00:07
The point is that what good is honor if you're dead
Hey what the hell are you going to Frenchy movies for anyway - The Cincinnati Kid 00:05
Hey what the hell are you going to Frenchy movies for anyway
You like to steam - The Cincinnati Kid 00:06
You like to steam
You're just not ready for me yet - The Cincinnati Kid 00:05
You're just not ready for me yet
Would you really wear a thing like that - The Cincinnati Kid 00:13
Would you really wear a thing like that
Wake up Lady Fingers - The Cincinnati Kid 00:19
Wake up Lady Fingers
I hope you lose - The Cincinnati Kid 00:05
I hope you lose
It's a whole new deal - The Cincinnati Kid 00:06
It's a whole new deal
What'd you do today - The Cincinnati Kid 00:19
What'd you do today
You've been the man for a long time - The Cincinnati Kid 00:16
You've been the man for a long time
I don't need marked cards to beat you - The Cincinnati Kid 00:04
I don't need marked cards to beat you
Now don't tell me Shooter's your oldest and best friend - The Cincinnati Kid 00:09
Now don't tell me Shooter's your oldest and best friend
That young man is a stud poker playing son of a - The Cincinnati Kid 00:11
That young man is a stud poker playing son of a
Why are you doing this - The Cincinnati Kid 00:18
Why are you doing this
We've been playing 30 hours - The Cincinnati Kid 00:36
We've been playing 30 hours
Women are a universal problem in our business - The Cincinnati Kid 00:22
Women are a universal problem in our business
You call that an argument - The Cincinnati Kid 00:08
You call that an argument
I'll be The Man - The Cincinnati Kid 00:36
I'll be The Man
Why do you do that - The Cincinnati Kid 00:36
Why do you do that
Are we all set for Monday night - The Cincinnati Kid 00:18
Are we all set for Monday night
How the hell did you know I didn't have the king or the ace - The Cincinnati Kid 00:17
How the hell did you know I didn't have the king or the ace
You're good Kid - The Cincinnati Kid 00:06
You're good Kid
Gets down to what it's all about - The Cincinnati Kid 00:27
Gets down to what it's all about

Cast

The Cincinnati Kid - Steve McQueen
Melba - Ann-Margret
Shooter - Karl Malden
Christian - Tuesday Weld
Lancey Howard - Edward G. Robinson
Lady Fingers - Joan Blondell
Slade - Rip Torn
Yeller - Cab Calloway
Hoban - Jeff Corey
Mr. Rudd - Karl Swenson
Danny - Ron Soble
Mrs. Rudd - Irene Tedrow
Mrs. Slade - Midge Ware
Dealer - Dub Taylor
Referee - Andy Albin
Poker Game Spectator - Leon Alton
Spectator at Cockfight - John Barton
Poker Player - James J. Casino
Old Man - William Challee
Poker Game Spectator - Gene Coogan
Slade's Girlfriend - Mimi Dillard
Philly - Robert DoQui
Gambler - First Game - Larry Duran
Waiter - Daniel Elam
Bit Part - Donald Elson
Blues Singer - Sweet Emma
Poker Game Spectator - George Ford
Poker Game Spectator - Sig Frohlich
Waiter - Wesley Gale
Hotel Clerk - Rudy Germane
Poker Game Spectator - Bobby Gilbert
Poker Game Spectator - George Golden
Shoeshine Boy - Ken Grant
Hustler - Michael Greene
Spectator at Cockfight - Raven Grey Eagle
Gambler - Claude Hall
Poker Player - John Hart
Old Man in Pool Hall - Harry Hines
Poker Game Spectator - George Holmes
Spectator at Cockfight - Jimmie Horan
Cajun's Woman - Breena Howard
Gambler - First Game - John Indrisano
Spectator at Cockfight - Colin Kenny
Spectator at Cockfight - Richard LaMarr
Bar Patron - John Marlin
Danny's Henchman - Gregg Martell
Poker Player - Pat McCaffrie
Poker Player - Sandy McPeak
Poker Game Spectator - Mike Morelli
Poker Game Spectator - Sol Murgi
Old Man in Pool Hall - Burt Mustin
Eddie - Barry O'Hara
Gambler - First Game - Brett Pearson
Mrs. Hoban - Joyce Perry
Bar Patron - Paul Ravel
Bar Patron - Waclaw Rekwart
Railroad Worker - Christopher Riordan
Poker Game Spectator - Bernard Sell
Desk Clerk - Olan Soule
Gambler - First Game - Robert Stevenson
White Man at Funeral Parade - Joseph B. Stewart
Bettor - Hal Taggart
Second Bettor - Paul Verdier
Charlie - Howard Wendell
Spectator at Cockfight - Harry Wilson
Second Player - Dick Winslow
Poker Player - Bill Zuckert