The Lady from Shanghai quotes

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Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.

Director: Orson Welles
Writer: Sherwood King, Orson Welles, William Castle
Production: Columbia Pictures
Year: 1947
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Apr 1948
Awards: 1 win


61 Clips & Quotes

Maybe I'll live so long that I'll forget her - The Lady from Shanghai 00:20 Maybe I'll live so long that I'll forget her Killing you is killing myself - The Lady from Shanghai 00:23 Killing you is killing myself Personally - The Lady from Shanghai 00:28 Personally Everybody is somebody's fool - The Lady from Shanghai 00:13 Everybody is somebody's fool Off the hump of Brazil - The Lady from Shanghai 02:54 Off the hump of Brazil When I start out to make a fool of myself - The Lady from Shanghai 00:57 When I start out to make a fool of myself What's your guess - The Lady from Shanghai 00:59 What's your guess So money doesn't interest you - The Lady from Shanghai 00:22 So money doesn't interest you I told you - The Lady from Shanghai 00:16 I told you New York is not as big a city as it pretends to be - The Lady from Shanghai 00:17 New York is not as big a city as it pretends to be Thinking myself a very gay dog - The Lady from Shanghai 00:43 Thinking myself a very gay dog Bannister's picnic party was most typical of him - The Lady from Shanghai 00:39 Bannister's picnic party was most typical of him If you're so anxious for me to join the game - The Lady from Shanghai 00:53 If you're so anxious for me to join the game That's right - The Lady from Shanghai 02:12 That's right The only way to stay out of trouble is to grow old - The Lady from Shanghai 00:24 The only way to stay out of trouble is to grow old That's what I said - The Lady from Shanghai 01:34 That's what I said I don't know how to shoot - The Lady from Shanghai 00:17 I don't know how to shoot Or the tourists - The Lady from Shanghai 00:32 Or the tourists Sanitary to be broke - The Lady from Shanghai 00:16 Sanitary to be broke You need more than luck in Shanghai - The Lady from Shanghai 00:14 You need more than luck in Shanghai You've been traveling around the world too much to find out anything about it - The Lady from Shanghai 00:23 You've been traveling around the world too much to find out... I don't speak their language - The Lady from Shanghai 00:27 I don't speak their language For a smart girl - The Lady from Shanghai 00:28 For a smart girl I was taught to think about love in Chinese - The Lady from Shanghai 01:18 I was taught to think about love in Chinese Do all rich women play games like this - The Lady from Shanghai 00:15 Do all rich women play games like this But I knew you had the gun in your bag - The Lady from Shanghai 00:46 But I knew you had the gun in your bag If you were a good lawyer - The Lady from Shanghai 00:31 If you were a good lawyer Do you drink - The Lady from Shanghai 00:48 Do you drink Is their some reason the police don't like you - The Lady from Shanghai 00:57 Is their some reason the police don't like you Would Your Highness care to gamble - The Lady from Shanghai 00:19 Would Your Highness care to gamble If you're a sailor - The Lady from Shanghai 00:48 If you're a sailor Big boob that I am - The Lady from Shanghai 00:28 Big boob that I am I don't know - The Lady from Shanghai 01:35 I don't know He was exactly as helpless as a sleeping rattlesnake - The Lady from Shanghai 00:18 He was exactly as helpless as a sleeping rattlesnake I wasn't sure you'd come - The Lady from Shanghai 00:19 I wasn't sure you'd come Mike O'Hara - The Lady from Shanghai 01:07 Mike O'Hara Will you help me - The Lady from Shanghai 00:20 Will you help me Don't take your arms - The Lady from Shanghai 00:37 Don't take your arms I never make up my mind about anything at all - The Lady from Shanghai 00:22 I never make up my mind about anything at all I haven't a cent - The Lady from Shanghai 00:46 I haven't a cent She's young - The Lady from Shanghai 00:42 She's young Why should he - The Lady from Shanghai 00:32 Why should he Everything - The Lady from Shanghai 00:30 Everything I don't care where it is - The Lady from Shanghai 00:16 I don't care where it is There's more - The Lady from Shanghai 00:24 There's more Did you know - The Lady from Shanghai 00:37 Did you know I'm a snoopy kind of a guy - The Lady from Shanghai 00:19 I'm a snoopy kind of a guy You're the fall guy - The Lady from Shanghai 00:11 You're the fall guy Either me or the rest of the whole world is absolutely insane - The Lady from Shanghai 00:19 Either me or the rest of the whole world is absolutely... He's going to have to trust me - The Lady from Shanghai 00:23 He's going to have to trust me One who follows his nature keeps his original nature in the end - The Lady from Shanghai 00:30 One who follows his nature keeps his original nature in the... I made a lot of mistakes - The Lady from Shanghai 00:27 I made a lot of mistakes Make terms - The Lady from Shanghai 00:58 Make terms We can't win - The Lady from Shanghai 00:27 We can't win You heard him - The Lady from Shanghai 00:13 You heard him Aren't you - The Lady from Shanghai 00:59 Aren't you You're such a foolish knight errant - The Lady from Shanghai 00:34 You're such a foolish knight errant Why don't you do it yourself - The Lady from Shanghai 00:42 Why don't you do it yourself There's no such a thing as homicide - The Lady from Shanghai 00:45 There's no such a thing as homicide I don't know what - The Lady from Shanghai 00:20 I don't know what You help yourself - The Lady from Shanghai 00:48 You help yourself

Cast

Elsa Bannister - Rita Hayworth
Michael O'Hara - Orson Welles
Arthur Bannister - Everett Sloane
George Grisby - Glenn Anders
Sidney Broome - Ted de Corsia
Goldie - Gus Schilling
District Attorney Galloway - Carl Frank
Jake Bjornsen - Louis Merrill
Bessie - Evelyn Ellis
Cab Driver - Harry Shannon
Reporter - William Alland
Schoolteacher at Aquarium / Courtroom Spectator - Jessie Arnold
Ticket Taker - Wong Artarne
Townswoman - Rama Bai
Courtroom Spectator - Alex Ball
Guard - Jack Baxley
Policeman - Steve Benton
Chinese Girl - Doris Chan
Policeman - Eddie Coke
Courtroom Spectator - Tom Coleman
Bartender - Peter Cusanelli
Policeman - Al Eben
Old Lady - Edythe Elliott
Court Clerk - John Elliott
Man in Courthouse - Charles Ferguson
Bailiff - Raoul Freeman
Police Lieutenant - Joseph Granby
Reporter - Robert Gray
Reporter - Alvin Hammer
Spectator in Courtroom - Theresa Harris
Truck Driver - Maynard Holmes
Courtroom Spectator - Tiny Jones
Reporter - Byron Kane
Policeman - Milton Kibbee
Chinese Man - Preston Lee
Chinese Woman - Grace Lem
Chinese Girl - Billy Louie
Jury Foreman - Charles Meakin
Sailor - Mike Morelli
Port Steward / Officer Peters - Philip Morris
Captain of Yacht Circe - Sam Nelson
Reporter - Mary Newton
Cab Driver - Joe Palma
Waiter - Gerald Pierce
Garage Attendant - Joe Recht
Townswoman - Millie Schottland
Woman - Mabel Smaney
Policeman - Harry Strang
Townswoman - Theresa Testa
Courtroom Spectator - Arthur Tovey
Policeman / Thug - Philip Van Zandt
Old Woman - Dorothy Vaughan
Courtroom Spectator - Eleanore Vogel
Courtroom Spectator - Glen Walters
Big Coke Drinker with Vest - Blackie Whiteford
Assistant District Attorney - Richard Wilson
Ticket Seller - Jean Wong