"Life seems nothing more than a quick succession of busy nothings." Fanny Price in Mansfield Park
Favorite Scene From A Movie
(1) Jurassic Park: First time the T-Rex appears, in the rainy night scene, in which the creature causes vibrations in a cup of water as it walks :)
(2) The Matrix: [Neo walks through a metal detector in the lobby and is approached by a security guard after it goes off]
Security guard: "Could you please remove any metallic items you may be carrying, keys, loose change..."
[Neo opens his trench coat to reveal dozens of guns underneath]
Security guard: "Holy shit!"
[Neo knocks the guard down, and then proceeds to open a can of whoop-ass on the entire 1st floor lobby]
(3) The Dark Knight: 10 minute action/car chase sequence that included flipping the 18 wheeler over.