"The Dark Knight" quotes

The Dark Knight poster
When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, Batman must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Director: Christopher Nolan
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer
Production: N/A
Genre: action, crime, drama
Year: 2008
MetaScore: 84/100
ImdbRating: 9.0
BoxOffice: $534,987,076
Released: 18 Jul 2008
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 159 wins & 163 nominations total

151 Clips

Yeah All right - The Dark Knight 00:28
Yeah All right
It's going to be all right - The Dark Knight 00:23
It's going to be all right
It's a shame Sal's going to walk - The Dark Knight 00:27
It's a shame Sal's going to walk
Beautiful - The Dark Knight 01:50
Beautiful
I'm sure a businessman of your stature will understand - The Dark Knight 01:24
I'm sure a businessman of your stature will understand
I'm putting the word out - The Dark Knight 00:31
I'm putting the word out
I'm Mike Engel for Gotham Tonight - The Dark Knight 01:20
I'm Mike Engel for Gotham Tonight
I'm betting The Joker told you to kill me soon as we loaded the cash - The Dark Knight 00:30
I'm betting The Joker told you to kill me soon as we loaded...
I'll show you - The Dark Knight 00:27
I'll show you
I'll settle for his loved ones - The Dark Knight 02:38
I'll settle for his loved ones
If you turn yourself in - The Dark Knight 00:19
If you turn yourself in
If I tell you - The Dark Knight 00:38
If I tell you
If I didn't work with cops you investigated while you were making your name at I - The Dark Knight 00:47
If I didn't work with cops you investigated while you were...
If we don't deal with this now - The Dark Knight 00:42
If we don't deal with this now
I want you to do it - The Dark Knight 00:15
I want you to do it
I trust you don't have  me  followed on my day off - The Dark Knight 00:21
I trust you don't have me followed on my day off
I thought you was dead - The Dark Knight 00:12
I thought you was dead
I swear to God I didn't know what they were gonna do to you - The Dark Knight 00:32
I swear to God I didn't know what they were gonna do to you
I suppose they'll lock me up as well - The Dark Knight 00:31
I suppose they'll lock me up as well
I need a new suit - The Dark Knight 00:44
I need a new suit
I know you're gonna enjoy this - The Dark Knight 00:22
I know you're gonna enjoy this
I knew the mob wouldn't go down without a fight - The Dark Knight 01:17
I knew the mob wouldn't go down without a fight
I just did what I do best - The Dark Knight 02:17
I just did what I do best
I guess no answer is a no - The Dark Knight 00:34
I guess no answer is a no
I don't want there to be any hard feelings between us - The Dark Knight 01:07
I don't want there to be any hard feelings between us
I don't want Mr - The Dark Knight 01:18
I don't want Mr
I don't know about Mr - The Dark Knight 04:43
I don't know about Mr
I couldn't risk your safety - The Dark Knight 00:13
I couldn't risk your safety
You're unlikely to discover this for yourself - The Dark Knight 00:42
You're unlikely to discover this for yourself
You're not - The Dark Knight 01:08
You're not
You're crazy - The Dark Knight 00:10
You're crazy
You wanted me - The Dark Knight 00:10
You wanted me
You wait like everybody else pal - The Dark Knight 00:14
You wait like everybody else pal
You thought we could be decent men in an indecent time - The Dark Knight 00:38
You thought we could be decent men in an indecent time
In an indecent time - The Dark Knight 01:13
In an indecent time
You think you can steal from us and just walk away - The Dark Knight 00:17
You think you can steal from us and just walk away
You spat in the faces of Gotham's worse criminals - The Dark Knight 00:39
You spat in the faces of Gotham's worse criminals
You make your own luck - The Dark Knight 00:12
You make your own luck
You look tired - The Dark Knight 00:30
You look tired
Let her go - The Dark Knight 00:54
Let her go
You know how I got these scars - The Dark Knight 00:49
You know how I got these scars
You know that day that you once told me about - The Dark Knight 01:03
You know that day that you once told me about
How'd they get my DNA - The Dark Knight 00:26
How'd they get my DNA
How could you want to raise children in a city like this - The Dark Knight 00:28
How could you want to raise children in a city like this
He's in control - The Dark Knight 01:49
He's in control
Here comes the silent alarm - The Dark Knight 00:38
Here comes the silent alarm
He can't resist showing us his face - The Dark Knight 00:21
He can't resist showing us his face
Harvey Dent never made it home - The Dark Knight 01:53
Harvey Dent never made it home
Going to join your wife - The Dark Knight 00:55
Going to join your wife
Give me one reason why I shouldn't have my boy here pull your head off - The Dark Knight 00:33
Give me one reason why I shouldn't have my boy here pull...
Get us out of here - The Dark Knight 00:11
Get us out of here
From one professional to another - The Dark Knight 00:37
From one professional to another
For obvious reasons - The Dark Knight 00:31
For obvious reasons
For high altitude jumps - The Dark Knight 01:26
For high altitude jumps
Don't let me find you out here again - The Dark Knight 00:45
Don't let me find you out here again
Do you want to know why I use a knife - The Dark Knight 00:59
Do you want to know why I use a knife
Do you know how I got these scars - The Dark Knight 00:29
Do you know how I got these scars
Do you have any idea who you're stealing from - The Dark Knight 00:28
Do you have any idea who you're stealing from
Did you get mauled by a tiger - The Dark Knight 00:34
Did you get mauled by a tiger
Did Batman save you - The Dark Knight 00:15
Did Batman save you
Dent is in there with them - The Dark Knight 00:21
Dent is in there with them
Dear Bruce - The Dark Knight 01:38
Dear Bruce
Could you  please  just give me a minute - The Dark Knight 00:15
Could you please just give me a minute
Carbon fiber - The Dark Knight 00:34
Carbon fiber
Can't we go someplace quieter - The Dark Knight 00:28
Can't we go someplace quieter
Buyer beware - The Dark Knight 00:28
Buyer beware
But you don't know how to take a life - The Dark Knight 00:53
But you don't know how to take a life
As you're all aware - The Dark Knight 03:11
As you're all aware
Are you the real Batman - The Dark Knight 00:34
Are you the real Batman
And he was right - The Dark Knight 00:56
And he was right
And as for the television's so called  plan - The Dark Knight 00:36
And as for the television's so called plan
And by the way - The Dark Knight 00:19
And by the way
All the old familiar places - The Dark Knight 00:13
All the old familiar places
All you care about is money - The Dark Knight 00:28
All you care about is money
You just couldn't let me go - The Dark Knight 03:13
You just couldn't let me go
You don't want to hurt the boy - The Dark Knight 00:23
You don't want to hurt the boy
You do like to play things pretty close to the chest - The Dark Knight 00:22
You do like to play things pretty close to the chest
You didn't know what they were gonna do - The Dark Knight 01:09
You didn't know what they were gonna do
You can  not  leave me alone with these people - The Dark Knight 00:39
You can not leave me alone with these people
You all right - The Dark Knight 00:38
You all right
Will you be wanting the Batpod - The Dark Knight 00:28
Will you be wanting the Batpod
Why's he running - The Dark Knight 01:01
Why's he running
Why's he running dad - The Dark Knight 01:06
Why's he running dad
Who's stupid enough to steal from us - The Dark Knight 00:34
Who's stupid enough to steal from us
Where is he - The Dark Knight 01:07
Where is he
Where is Harvey Dent - The Dark Knight 00:55
Where is Harvey Dent
Harvey Dent - The Dark Knight 00:13
Harvey Dent
What's going on out there - The Dark Knight 00:20
What's going on out there
What'd we got - The Dark Knight 00:29
What'd we got
What the hell is that - The Dark Knight 03:17
What the hell is that
What was it - The Dark Knight 00:25
What was it
What do you propose - The Dark Knight
What do you propose
We're in trouble guys - The Dark Knight 00:12
We're in trouble guys
We really should stop this fighting - The Dark Knight 00:58
We really should stop this fighting
We must remember that vigilance is the price of safety - The Dark Knight 00:18
We must remember that vigilance is the price of safety
We made it - The Dark Knight 00:09
We made it
We got you - The Dark Knight 00:13
We got you
Through the magic of diesel fuel and ammonium nitrate - The Dark Knight 01:57
Through the magic of diesel fuel and ammonium nitrate
Three of a kind - The Dark Knight 02:23
Three of a kind
Those mob fools want you gone so they can get back to the way things were - The Dark Knight 00:35
Those mob fools want you gone so they can get back to the...
This is why we bring dogs - The Dark Knight 00:12
This is why we bring dogs
This is how crazy Batman's made Gotham - The Dark Knight 00:46
This is how crazy Batman's made Gotham
This craziness - The Dark Knight 00:27
This craziness
Things like that - The Dark Knight 00:34
Things like that
They're trying to kill me - The Dark Knight 00:18
They're trying to kill me
They'll hunt you - The Dark Knight 00:28
They'll hunt you
They wired this thing up with - The Dark Knight 00:54
They wired this thing up with
They say they just killed the Joker - The Dark Knight 01:51
They say they just killed the Joker
These things are built for that right - The Dark Knight 00:27
These things are built for that right
Then why do you want to kill me - The Dark Knight 02:05
Then why do you want to kill me
The night is darkest just before the dawn - The Dark Knight 00:23
The night is darkest just before the dawn
The mob has plans - The Dark Knight 01:29
The mob has plans
The famous Bruce Wayne - The Dark Knight 00:23
The famous Bruce Wayne
The bandit - The Dark Knight 00:23
The bandit
That's right - The Dark Knight 00:48
That's right
That's not him - The Dark Knight 00:17
That's not him
That's not good - The Dark Knight 00:13
That's not good
That's nice - The Dark Knight 00:59
That's nice
That's a lot of money - The Dark Knight 01:57
That's a lot of money
That was a very brave thing you did - The Dark Knight 00:47
That was a very brave thing you did
Tell them your name - The Dark Knight 01:35
Tell them your name
Tell your men they work for me now - The Dark Knight 01:02
Tell your men they work for me now
Targeting me won't get their money back - The Dark Knight 03:46
Targeting me won't get their money back
Take the Batman into custody - The Dark Knight 00:16
Take the Batman into custody
Sometimes people deserve more - The Dark Knight 00:31
Sometimes people deserve more
People deserve more - The Dark Knight 00:20
People deserve more
So why do they call him  The Joker - The Dark Knight 00:22
So why do they call him The Joker
I'm so sorry - The Dark Knight 01:26
I'm so sorry
Rack 'em up - The Dark Knight 00:17
Rack 'em up
Put word out - The Dark Knight 00:21
Put word out
Perhaps you should read the instructions first - The Dark Knight 00:16
Perhaps you should read the instructions first
Our operation is small - The Dark Knight 00:48
Our operation is small
Now there's a Batman - The Dark Knight 00:11
Now there's a Batman
Now that's more like it - The Dark Knight 00:30
Now that's more like it
The Batman - The Dark Knight 01:14
The Batman
No one's gonna tell you nothin' - The Dark Knight 01:10
No one's gonna tell you nothin'
No one wants to get their hands dirty - The Dark Knight 00:44
No one wants to get their hands dirty
No more dead cops - The Dark Knight 00:11
No more dead cops
Never start with the head - The Dark Knight 00:22
Never start with the head
Lieutenant - The Dark Knight 00:27
Lieutenant
Mount the curb - The Dark Knight 00:10
Mount the curb
Master Wayne - The Dark Knight 01:15
Master Wayne
Lower fifth - The Dark Knight 00:19
Lower fifth
Look at what your drugs did to my customers - The Dark Knight 01:04
Look at what your drugs did to my customers
Look at these ugly bastards - The Dark Knight 00:30
Look at these ugly bastards
Lightly irradiated bills - The Dark Knight 00:27
Lightly irradiated bills
Let's put a couple tables together - The Dark Knight 00:25
Let's put a couple tables together
Let me get this straight - The Dark Knight 00:33
Let me get this straight
Know your limits - The Dark Knight 00:51
Know your limits
Just like a - The Dark Knight 00:34
Just like a
Joker man - The Dark Knight 00:44
Joker man

Cast

Bruce Wayne - Christian Bale
Joker - Heath Ledger
Harvey Dent - Aaron Eckhart
Alfred - Michael Caine
Gordon - Gary Oldman
Lucius Fox - Morgan Freeman
Wuertz - Ron Dean
Scarecrow - Cillian Murphy
Lau - Chin Han
Maroni - Eric Roberts
Chechen - Ritchie Coster
Stephens - Keith Szarabajka
Reese - Joshua Harto
Barbara Gordon - Melinda McGraw
James Gordon, Jr. - Nathan Gamble
Chuckles - Matthew O'Neill
Bank Manager - William Fichtner
Drug Dealer - Olumiji Olawumi
Drug Buyer - Greg Beam
Junkie - Erik Hellman
Natascha - Beatrice Rosen
Crime Boss - Vincenzo Nicoli
LSI VP - Edison Chen
Judge Surrillo - Nydia Rodriguez Terracina
Brian - Andy Luther
Man No. 1 - James Farruggio
Man No. 2 - Tom McElroy
Assistant DA - Will Zahrn
Thug at Party - James Fierro
Gentleman at Party - Patrick Leahy
Male Guest - Sam Derence
Female Guest - Jennifer Knox
Judge Freel - Patrick Clear
Maroni's Mistress - Sarah Jayne Dunn
Gambol's Bodyguard - Charles Venn
Gambol's Bodyguard - Winston Ellis
Joker's Thug - David Dastmalchian
Heckler - Keith Kupferer
Cop Heckler - Joseph Luis Caballero
Acting Commissioner - Richard Dillane
Officer at Intersection - Daryl Satcher
Convoy Leader - Chris Petschler
Fat Thug - Aidan Feore
Cop with Fat Thug - Paul Birchard
Medic - Walter Lewis
Cop at 250 52nd St. - Vincent Riotta
Nurse - Nancy Crane
Cop at Hospital - Michael Andrew Gorman
Bartender - Lanny Lutz
Civilian - Peter DeFaria
First Mate - Matt Rippy
Prison Ferry Pilot - Andrew Bicknell
Guard Commander - Ariyon Bakare
Businessman - Doug Ballard
Mother (as Helene Wilson) - Helene Maksoud
Passenger - Tommy Campbell
Passenger - Craig Heaney
Passenger - Lorna Gayle
Passenger - Lisa McAllister
Passenger - Peter Brooke
SWAT Sniper - Joshua Rollins
SWAT Leader - Dale Rivera
Prisoner on Ferry - Matthew Leitch
Tattooed Prisoner - Tommy 'Tiny' Lister
Reporter #3 - Thomas Gaitsch
Honor Guard Man - Adam Kalesperis
Uniform Cop - Tristan Tait
Bounty Hunter - Bronson Webb
Bounty Hunter - David Ajala
Fox's Secretary (as Gertrude Kyles) - Gertrude Mosley
Passenger Ferry Pilot - Jonathan Ryland
Guardsman - James Scales
Corrections Officer - Ian Pirie
Prisoner - Lateef Lovejoy
Prisoner - Grahame Edwards
Prisoner - Roger Monk
Prisoner - Ronan Summers
Hong Kong Detective - Wai Wong
Honor Guard Leader - Michael Corey Foster
Gordon's Daughter - Hannah Gunn
Armored Car SWAT - Brandon Lambdin
National Guard / Police Officer - Jeff Albertson
Emergency Medical Technician - Tracy L. Aldaz
Civilian - Matthew W. Allen
Ferry Prisoner - Stephen Armourae
Refugee - Alisa Azpeitia
Board Room Member - Mike Bach
Loading Dock Supervisor - Wayne Baker
Joker's Henchman - Martin Ballantyne
Maroni's D.A. - Tommy Bartlett
Cameraman - Paul Bateman
SWAT Team - Christian Black
Police Officer - Craig Braginsky
Waiter - Jon Lee Brody
Gotham City Prision Guard - Douglas Bunn
Bank Patron - Debbi Burns
Party Guest - Luke Burnyeat
Party Guest - Maritza Cabrera
Party Guest with Glass - Shirin Caiola
Bodyguard - Fabrice Calmels
Bar Patron - Josh Chapman
Party Guest - Laura Chernicky
Lau Henchman - Matt Cho
Lau Henchman - Henry Milton Chu
Party Guest - Rob Clark
Paramedic - Kelli Clevenger
Rasta Gang Leader - David Cosey
Bar Patron - Rachel Daugherty
Ferry Prisoner - Bruce Allen Dawson
Bruce's Supermodel Girlfriend #2 - Danielle Day
Chechen Gangster - Richard Divizio
Press Conference Heckler - Tony Domino
Hospital Patient - Jessica Doyle
Civilian - Laine Edwards
Boat Passenger - R. Michael Egan
Underwear Honor Guard - Dan Evashevski
Pedestrian - Gene Fojtik
Party Guest - Reese Foster
Party Guest - Jason Frederick
Partisan - Jason Fuller
Police Officer - Darren Elliot Fulsher
Pedestrian - David Fultz
Party Guest - Marisol Giraud
Hostage - Tim Glanfield
SWAT Officer - Dan Gossen
Journalist - Lisa Greene
Party Guest - Sharlene Grover
Ferry Passenger - Natalie Hallam
Passenger - Chris Hastings
Hostage - Lindy Hennessy
Police Officer - Jordon Hodges
Bank Vault Manager - John Hoving
Bar Patron - Sean Hynes
Maroni Gangster - Bill Ibrahim
Mob Boss - Gerard Jamroz
Pencil Trick Thug - Charles Jarman
Prisoner - Erron Jay
Immigrant Ferry Passenger - Daniel Jefferson
National Guard - Ramses Jimenez
High-Ranking Officer - Will Jones
Police Officer - Bob Kaliebe
Shotgun SWAT - Nicky Katt
Businessman / Crime Scene Witness - Mark Keiser
Party Guest - Charlie Kierscht
Parade Police Officer - Thomas Kosik
Maroni's Henchman - Don Kress
Police Officer - Ryan Kross
Assistant D.A. - Tim Krueger
Party Guest - Michael Kuster
Police Sgt. Spellman / Gotham Bomb Squad - Dan Latham
Party Guest - Joseph Lazicki
Ward Neeley - Donovan Leitch Jr.
Detective - David Lesley
Civilian - Emily Lineham
Party Guest - Deborah Lynn
Pedestrian - Noelle Lynn
Party Guest - Jonathan Macchi
Police Officer - Al Marchesi
Firefighter / Citizen - J.R. Martino
Bailiff / Parade Policeman - Joseph Mazurk
Helicopter SWAT Sniper - Tom McComas
Party Guest - Krista McEnany
Ferry Passenger - James Mellor
TV Reporter - Denise Meyer Kennell
Police Officer - Joseph Nelson
Officer - Joseph Oliveira
Gang Member - Sal Ozbay
Party Guest - Libby Pedersen
Gotham City Evacuee / Resident - Greg Peterson
Shotgun SWAT - Ernest Pierce
Firefighter at Lamborghini Crash Scene - Kevin Pitcairn
Evacuating Hospital Patient - Rory Plante
Lau Henchman - Pek Pongpaet
Businessman - Charles Query
Party Guest - Marc Radz
Joker's Thug #2 - Buster Reeves
Ballerina - Sara Ritz
Prisoner - Peter Rnic
Man on Boulevard - Gary Ryder
Attorney - Kelly Saindon
Assistant D.A. - Greg Schweiner
Dent's Secretary - Jan Seybold
Party Guest - Amit Shah
Middle Eastern Bank Hostage - Vivek Shah
Gotham TV Reporter - Michael Sherwin
Angry Hospital Relative - Michelle Shields
Detective - Tina Simmons
Soldier on Boat - Kit Sinnett
Evacuee - Sofiya Smirnova
Detective - John Snowden
Secretary - Lorea Solabarrieta
Mob Lawyer - Dwight Sora
High-Ranking Police Official - Bruce Spielbauer
Party Guest - January Stern
Businessman - Jordan Stone
Dept. of Corrections Resident - Robert Stone
Detective - Richard Strobel
Ferry Passenger - Albert Tang
Joker's Henchman - Jim Templar
Courtroom Spectator - Chris D. Thomas
Party Guest - John Thurner
Ferry Passenger - Tinnie Tong
Police Officer - Tom Townsend
Lau's Henchman with TV - Chuen Tsou
Chechen's Bodyguard - John Turk
Party Guest - James Warfield
Detective - John Warman
Party Goer - Joel Wasserman
Police Officer - Mike Whyte
Major Crime Unit Detective - Chris Wilson
Businesswoman - Lisa Wolf
Business Woman Evacuee - Debi Wollitzer
Prisoner on Boat - Essa Zahir
Party Staff - Kevin Zaideman