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Put it this way

Simms:
Put it this way, now. Say I rent to a woman, well, she has to have a room with a bath. I insist on it, because otherwise she's got the hall bath tied up all the time, washing her goddamn hair and her clothes and everything she can think of...
Simms:
If you keep out the women in the first place, see, you keep out the hookers, and then you keep out the cops, and that's how you have a clean place.

Transcript:
Put it this way.
Say I rent to a woman.
She has to have a room
with a bath...
otherwise she's got
the whoIe bath tied up...
washing her goddamn hair
and cIothes and anything eIse.
I had my first hoteI 37 years ago
in Wichita FaIIs, Texas...
and that's when I Iearned
about women.
They don't make the money
for a pIace Iike this.
Not reguIar, they don't.
There's onIy one way they can get it.
By seIIing their seIf.
Tapping them cute IittIe piggy banks
they aII got.
- Mr. DiIIon.
- Mr. Simms.
Here's a potentiaI neighbor
of yours.
- Mrs. Langtry may drop by.
- I'II send her right up.
That's the fine type of person
I have in mind for here Iike yourseIf.
Don't you wanna see me?
- No, honey, I can't go there.
- What did you have in mind?
- You can be here in 20 minutes.
- I don't know, Roy.
There's traffic downtown.
It'II take about an hour to get to you.
In a minute.

Clip duration: 77 seconds
Views: 10
Movie: The Grifters
Year: 1990
Genres: crime, drama, thriller
Summary: A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend, both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play.


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Actors

Simms - Henry Jones