The Taking of Pelham One Two Three quotes

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In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

Director: Joseph Sargent
Writer: John Godey (novel), Peter Stone (screenplay)
Production: United Artists
Year: 1974
MetaScore: 68/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Nov 1974
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 nominations.

59 Clips & Quotes

Inspector Daniels - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:24 Inspector Daniels We'll have an ambulance here in no time - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:15 We'll have an ambulance here in no time How the hell can you run a goddamn railroad without swearing - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:37 How the hell can you run a goddamn railroad without swearing Get the hell out of here - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:37 Get the hell out of here Ladies and gentlemen - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:02 Ladies and gentlemen You won't believe it - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:27 You won't believe it I once had a man shot for talking to me like that - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:32 I once had a man shot for talking to me like that This is a million dollars - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:20 This is a million dollars Suppose the hijackers start shooting at me - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:39 Suppose the hijackers start shooting at me That's right - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:36 That's right You tell me - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 02:17 You tell me For leading a battalion - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:38 For leading a battalion You a policeman - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:17 You a policeman But it's not that bad - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:19 But it's not that bad When did the power go - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:47 When did the power go Do you people still execute in this state - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:19 Do you people still execute in this state These are the assignment desks - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:51 These are the assignment desks Who the fuck are you - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:08 Who the fuck are you I do not want Mr - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:08 I do not want Mr Pelham One Two Three - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:39 Pelham One Two Three Nothing will happen as long as you obey my orders - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:44 Nothing will happen as long as you obey my orders What are you looking for - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:07 What are you looking for That's what I meant - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:57 That's what I meant Lieutenant - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:43 Lieutenant I wouldn't go down there if I were you - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:19 I wouldn't go down there if I were you Keep those children quiet - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:19 Keep those children quiet All right - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 02:24 All right Wait a minute - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:34 Wait a minute To hear you plead with that chickenshit makes me ashamed to be an American - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:27 To hear you plead with that chickenshit makes me ashamed to... We had a bomb scare in the Bronx yesterday - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:23 We had a bomb scare in the Bronx yesterday You're still in switching - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:15 You're still in switching I always wanted to do this - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:23 I always wanted to do this Hallelujah - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:51 Hallelujah What did they catch you doing - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:31 What did they catch you doing Now you listen to me - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:55 Now you listen to me What happed to Garber - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:17 What happed to Garber He's stopped again - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:16 He's stopped again It might interest you to know I figured out how you're gonna do it - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:49 It might interest you to know I figured out how you're gonna... I'd like you to meet some good friends of the chairman - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:41 I'd like you to meet some good friends of the chairman You've heard from the Three Wise Men - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 02:37 You've heard from the Three Wise Men You little prick - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:20 You little prick How come that gate ain't locked - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:20 How come that gate ain't locked The power's off - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:40 The power's off Whaddaya mean - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:20 Whaddaya mean Transit Authority - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:18 Transit Authority And the reverse key - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:53 And the reverse key Turn around - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:52 Turn around You better be right about this - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:20 You better be right about this Don't mention it - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:10 Don't mention it You wouldn't want me to s s spoil the surprise - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:21 You wouldn't want me to s s spoil the surprise What do you mean - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:33 What do you mean I just had a terrible thought - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:48 I just had a terrible thought Front and back - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 01:30 Front and back She's moving - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:16 She's moving What's the matter with everybody - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:32 What's the matter with everybody He could be a fruitcake - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:22 He could be a fruitcake That's entirely possible - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:17 That's entirely possible What's the goddamn hurry - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:47 What's the goddamn hurry Jesus Christ - The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 00:26 Jesus Christ

Cast

Lt. Garber - Walter Matthau
Brown - Earl Hindman
Denny Doyle - James Broderick
Correll - Dick O'Neill
The Mayor - Lee Wallace
Caz Dolowicz - Tom Pedi
Mrs. Jenkins - Beatrice Winde
Lt. Rico Patrone - Jerry Stiller
Ptl. James - Nathan George
Police Commissioner - Rudy Bond
Borough Commander - Kenneth McMillan
Mayor's Wife - Doris Roberts
Inspector Daniels - Julius Harris
The Maid - Cynthia Belgrave
The Mother - Anna Berger
The Homosexual - Gary Bolling
The Secretary - Carol Cole
The Delivery Boy - Alex Colon
The Salesman - Joe Fields
The Hooker - Mari Gorman
The Old Man - Michael Gorrin
The Older Son - Thomas La Fleur
The Spanish Woman - María Landa
The Alcoholic - Louise Larabee
The Pimp - George Lee Miles
Coed #1 - Carolyn Nelson
The Younger Son - Eric O'Hanian
Coed #2 - Lucy Saroyan
The Hippie - William Snickowski
The W.A.S.P. - Barry Snyder
Mr. Mattson - Walter Jones
Bud Carmody - Jerry Holland
Marino - Robert Weil
T.A. Secretary - Penny Krompier
Dispatcher - Christopher Murney
Plumber - Timothy Meyers
Mayor's Nurse - Ruth Attaway
T.A. Chairman - Thomas Barbour
Comptroller - Marvin Silbersher
Ptl. Miskowsky - Neil Brooks Cunningham
Ptl. O'Keefe - Sal Viscuso
Ptl. Wentworth - Tony Fasce
Ptl. Ricci - Burtt Harris
Muscat - Gene Gross
Executive on train - Walter Lott
Mr. Tomashita - Conrad Yama
Mr. Matsumoto - Sho Onodera
Mr. Yashimura - Toru Nagai
Mr. Nakabashi - Tura Nakamura
Angry Woman - Rowena Rollins
Angry Man - Joseph Attles
Towerman - Willis Pinkett
T.A. Receptionist - Michelle Matthow
Woman on Platform - Isabella Hoopes
Man on Platform - Bill Cobbs
Subway Guard - Jim Pelham
Police Sergeant - Joe Seneca
Police Lieutenant - Gino Gennaro
Train Expediter - Carmine Foresta
Warren LaSalle - Tony Roberts
Toll Booth Officer - Hy Anzell
Train Passenger - Ines Hellendall
Subway Passenger - Jean-Paul Hellendall
Motorcycle Cop - Carey Loftin
Police Officer - James Mapes
Motorcycle Cop - Paul Nuckles
Squad Car Driver - Jay Rasumny
Minor Role - Charles Silvern
Police Capt. Costello (voice) - Dolph Sweet
Police Officer - Frank Ventgen