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Sin City Quotes

  • Marv: I love hitmen. No matter what you do to them, you don't feel bad.


  • Hartigan: An old man dies, a young woman lives. Fair trade.


  • Hartigan: [after pounding Roark Jr.'s head to mush] So long, Junior. Been a pleasure.
    Hartigan: So long, Junior. Been a pleasure.


  • Marv: [Narrating] I've been having so much fun I forgot to take my medicine.
    Marv: I've been having so much fun, I forgot to take my medicine.


  • Marv: [shows up at Lucille's apartment heavily bandaged] It's okay, Lucille. I was just grazed.
    Marv: It's okay, Lucille. I was just grazed.


  • Hartigan: Just one hour to go. My last day on the job. Early retirement. Not my idea. Doctor's orders. Heart condition. Angina, he calls it. I'm polishing my badge and getting used to the idea of saying goodbye to it. It and the 30 odd years of protecting and serving and tears and... blood and terror... triumph it represents. I'm thinking about Ilene's slow smile, bout the thick, fat steak she picked up at the butchers today. I'm thinking about the one loose end I haven't tied up. A young girl who's out there somewhere, helpless in the hands of a drooling lunatic.
    Hartigan: Just one hour to go. My last day on the job. Early retirement. Not my idea. Doctor's orders. Heart condition. Angina, he calls it. I'm polishing my badge and getting used to the idea of saying goodbye to it. It and the 30 odd years of protecting and serving, and tears and blood, and terror and the triumph it represents. I'm thinking about Ilene's slow smile, bout the thick, fat steak she picked up at the butchers today. I'm thinking about the one loose end I haven't tied up. A young girl who's out there somewhere, helpless in the hands of a drooling lunatic.


  • Hartigan: Sometimes the truth doesn't matter like it ought. But you'll always remember things right. That's gonna mean a lot to me. But stay away, Nancy. They'll kill you if you don't stay away. Don't visit me. Don't write me. Don't even say my name


  • Marv: The night's as hot as hell. It's a lousy room in a lousy part of a lousy town - I'm staring at a goddess. She's telling me she wants me. I'm not going to waste one more minute wondering how I've gotten this lucky. She smells like angels ought to smell, the perfect woman... the Goddess. Goldie. She says her name is Goldie.


  • Marv: So, you were scared, weren't you Goldie? Somebody wanted you dead and you knew it. Well, I'm gonna find that son of a bitch that killed you, and I'm gonna give him the hard goodbye. Walk down the right back alley in Sin City, and you can find anything.


  • Marv: Modern cars - they all look like electric shavers.


  • Dwight: The Valkyrie at my side is shouting and laughing with the pure, hateful, bloodthirsty joy of the slaughter... and so am I.
    Dwight: The Valkyrie at my side is shouting and laughing with the pure, hateful, bloodthirsty joy of the slaughter and so am I.


  • Marv: Is that the best you can do, you pansies?


  • Hartigan: I finally sit down, just like you told me to. The sirens are close now. She'll be safe, things go dark. I don't mind much getting sleepy. It's ok. She'll be safe.


  • The Man: I'll never know what she's running from. I'll cash her check in the morning.


  • Marv: I love hitmen. No matter what you do to them, you don't feel bad.


  • Becky: Oh, sugar. You've just gone & done the dumbest thing in your whole life.


  • Marv: Hell's waking up every goddamn day and not even knowing why you're here.
    Marv: Hell's waking up every goddamn day and not even knowing why you're here.


  • Marv: You're Mother Teresa. You're Elvis. You're God
    Marv: You're Mother Teresa. You're Elvis. You're God.


  • Goldie / Wendy: Bastard! You're gonna pay for what you did to me.


  • Jackie Boy: You're making a big mistake, man. A big mistake.
    Dwight: Yeah? Well, you've just made a big mistake yourself, you didn't flush.


  • Marv: Is that all you got, you pansies?


  • Dwight: You're Mother Teresa. You're Elvis. You're God
    Dwight: You're Mother Teresa. You're Elvis. You're God.


  • Hartigan: an old man dies a young girl lives..................fair trade
    Hartigan: An old man dies. A young woman lives. A fair trade.


  • Hartigan: i take out his weapon..................both of them
    Hartigan: I take away his weapon. [pauses] Both of them.


  • Marv: This is blood for blood, and by the gallons!, This is the old days, the bad days, the all-or-nothing days!, their back, there's no choices left, and I'm ready for war
    Marv: This is blood for blood and by the gallon. These are the old days, the bad days, the all-or-nothing days. They're back! There's no choice left. And I'm ready for war.


  • Miho: You made one big mistakes...You didn't flush! (pushes Jackie Boy into toilet)
    Miho: You made a big mistake yourself... you didn't flush. [Dwight shoves Jackie Boy's head into a toilet filled with urine]


  • Dwight: It's time to prove to your friends that your worth a damn.
    Dwight: It's time to prove to your friends that you're worth a damn.


  • Marv: Modern cars... they all look like electric shavers
    Marv: Modern cars... they all look like electric shavers.


  • Hartigan: Get some sleep.
    Nancy: Sleep with me.
    Hartigan: No, Nancy!


  • Hartigan: Roark! Give it up. Let the girl go.
    Hartigan: Roark! Give it up. Let the girl go.
    Junior / Yellow Bastard: You can't do a goddamn thing to me, Hartigan. You know who I am. You know who my father is! You can't touch me, you piece of shit cop! Look at you, you can't even lift that cannon you carry!
    Junior / Yellow Bastard: [holding a young Nancy] You can't do a goddamn thing to me Hartigan. You know who I am. You know who my father is! You can't touch me, you piece of shit cop! Look at you, you can't even lift that cannon you carry!
    Hartigan: Sure I can.
    Hartigan: [pause] Sure I can. [shoots Junior]


  • Dwight: Most people think Marv is crazy. He just had the rotten luck of being born in the wrong century.
    Dwight: Most people think Marv is crazy. He just had the rotten luck of being born in the wrong century.


  • Marv: Walk down the right back alley of Sin City, and you can find anything.
    Marv: Walk down the right back alley in Sin City, and you can find anything.


  • Hartigan: An old man dies. A young woman lives. A fair trade. I love you, Nancy.


  • Marv: Modern cars - they all look like electric shavers.


  • Marv: I love hitmen. No matter what you do to them, you don't feel bad.


  • Hartigan: "Sure I can"
    Hartigan: Sure I can.


  • Marv: "That there is one dam fine coat your wearin'"
    Marv: That there is one damn fine coat your wearin'.


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