Category: 1980s

Toys – E.T. The Extraterrestrial

Film:  E.T. the Extraterrestrial Year:  1982 Screenplay: Melissa Mathison Role:  Elliot Actor:  Henry Thomas Length: approx. 1 minute minimum ELLIOT Coke. You see, we drink it. It's a, it's a drink. You know,…
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Underwear Is Underwear – Rainman

Film:  Rainman Year:  1988 Screenplay: Ronald Bass & Barry Morrow Role: Charlie Actor: Tom Cruise Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum CHARLIE We're not going back to Cincinnati, Ray, so don't even start with that....We're…
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Travel-Size – The Accidental Tourist

Film: The Accidental Tourist Year: 1988 Screenplay: Frank Galati & Lawrence Kasdan Role: Macon Leary Actor: William Hurt Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum LEARY The business traveler should bring only what fits in a carry-on…
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Equally Worthless Full Scene – Full Metal Jacket

Film:  Full Metal Jacket Year:  1987 Screenplay: Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr & Gustav Hasford Role: Gunnery Sergeant Hartman Actor: R. Lee Ermy Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum SGT. HARTMAN I am Gunnery Sergeant Hartman, your Senior…
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Feeling Bad – The Goonies

Film:  The Goonies Year: 1985 Screenplay: Chris Columbus Role:  Lawrence 'Chunk' Cohen Actor:   Jeff Cohen Length: approx. 1 minute minimum CHUNK Everything. OK! I'll talk! In third grade, I cheated on my history exam.…
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We The People – Protocol

Film:  Protocol Year:  1984 Screenplay: Buck Henry  (story by Charles Shyer, Nancy Meyers, and Harvey Miller) Role:  Sunny Davis Actor:  Goldie Hawn Length: approx. 1 minute minimum SUNNY You wanna know something? That before…
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A Time To Dance – Footloose

Film:  Footloose Year:  1984 Screenplay: Dean Pitchford Role:  Ren McCormack Actor:  Kevin Bacon Length: approx. 1 minute minimum REN From the oldest of times, people danced for a number of reasons. They danced in…
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They Bought It – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Film:  Ferris Bueller's Day Off Year:  1986 Author: John Hughes Role:  Ferris Bueller Actor:  Matthew Broderick Length: approx. 2 minute minimum FERRIS BEULLER They bought it. Incredible! One of the worst performances…
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It’s A Dream – Risky Business

Film: Risky Business Year:  1983 Author:  Paul Brickman Role: Joel Goodson Actor:  Tom Cruise Length: approx. 1 minute minimum JOEL The dream is always the same. Instead of going home, I go to…
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There Is No Death – Poltergeist (1982)

Film:  Poltergeist Year:  1982 Screenplay: Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais & Mark Victor Role: Tangina Barrons Actor: Zelda Rubinstein Length: approx. 2 minute minimum TANGINA There is no death. There is only a transition to a…
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Wire Hangers – Mommy Dearest

Film:  Mommy Dearest Year:  1981 Screenplay: Robert Getchell, Tracy Hotchner, Frank Perry & Frank Yablans Role: Faye Dunaway Actor:  Joan Crawford Length: approx. 1 minute minimum FAYE No - wire - hangers. What's wire…
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Dime Store Floozy – 9 to 5

Film:  9 to 5 (nine to five) Year:  1980 Author: Colin Higgins & Patricia Resnick Role:  Doralee Rhodes Actor:  Dolly Parton Length: approx. 1 minute minimum DORALEE Well, that explains it. That's why these…
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Is That Nothing? – The Accused

Film: The Accused Year: 1988 Author: Tom Topor Role: Assistant District Attorney Kathryn Murphy Actor: Kelly McGillis Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum KATHRYN MURPHY Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Paulson has told you that the…
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The Church of Baseball – Bull Durham

Film: Bull Durham Year: 1988 Author: Ron Shelton Role: Annie Savoy Actor: Susan Sarandon Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum ANNIE SAVOY I believe in the church of baseball. I've tried all the major religions…
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No Santa Clause – Gremlins

Film: Gremlins Year: 1984 Author: Chris Columbus Role: Kate Beringer Actor: Phoebe Cates Length: approx. 1 minute minimum KATE Now I have another reason to hate Christmas! BILLY What are you talking about? KATE…
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