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on 29 Jul 2011 03:33

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Badasses of the Movies (as of 7.18.2012)

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1970s

People who added this item 286  Average listal rating (170 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 6.6 
1. Shaft (1971)
Detective John Shaft

"I'm looking for a n****r named John Shaft."
"You just found him...Wop!"

People who added this item 102  Average listal rating (50 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.5 
2. Super Fly (1972)
Priest

"This is a chance, and I want to take it...now! Or I'll have to kill somebody, before somebody ices *me*."

People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.8 
3. Trouble Man (1972)
Mr. T

"This is T. Chalky's dead. Now I'm comin' to get your honky ass."

People who added this item 880  Average listal rating (602 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.7 
4. Enter the Dragon (1973)
Lee

"Boards don't hit back."

People who added this item 351  Average listal rating (260 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
5. Death Wish (1974)
Paul Kersey

"Nothing to do but cut and run, huh? What else? What about the old American social custom of self-defense? If the police don't defend us, maybe we ought to do it ourselves."


1980s

People who added this item 192  Average listal rating (131 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.4 
6. Thief (1981)
Frank

"I'm the last guy in the world you wanna f*** with."
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People who added this item 3571  Average listal rating (2215 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.3 
7. Scarface (1983)
Tony Montana

"I Tony Montana! You f*** with me, you f***** with the best!"
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People who added this item 1112  Average listal rating (794 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.7 
8. Commando (1985)
John Matrix

"I eat Green Berets for breakfast."

People who added this item 2211  Average listal rating (1594 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.8 
9. Predator (1987)
Dutch

"If it bleeds, we can kill it."

People who added this item 2295  Average listal rating (1537 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
10. RoboCop (1987)
Officer Murphy/Robocop

"Your move, creep."
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People who added this item 3799  Average listal rating (2572 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.3 
11. Die Hard (1988)
Detective John McClane

"Welcome to the party, pal."
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People who added this item 371  Average listal rating (253 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.4 
12. Road House (1989)
Dalton

"Pain don't hurt."

People who added this item 453  Average listal rating (305 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
13. Black Rain (1989)
Detective Nick Conklin

"I like to be kissed before I get f***ed."


1990s

People who added this item 3642  Average listal rating (2334 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.7 
14. GoodFellas (1990)
Jimmy Conway

"Money today! Ya hear me?! Today! TODAY!"
Tommy DeVito

"That's what the f**** world is comin' to, how you like that?"
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People who added this item 231  Average listal rating (177 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating
15. Out for Justice (1991)
Detective Gino Felino

"Anybody seen Richie? I'm gonna keep comin' back here until somebody remembers seeing Richie."

People who added this item 583  Average listal rating (333 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.9 
16. Hard Boiled (1992)
Inspector 'Tequila' Yuen

"You really are full of shit. The toilet's over there."

People who added this item 7534  Average listal rating (4859 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.9 
17. Pulp Fiction (1994)
Jules Winnfield

"Say 'what' again! SAY 'WHAT' AGAIN! I dare you! I double-dare you, motherf***er! Say 'what' one more goddamn time!"
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People who added this item 1690  Average listal rating (1131 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
18. Desperado (1995)
El Mariachi


"MATALO!" ["Kill him!"]
"Not yet."
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People who added this item 2169  Average listal rating (1443 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
19. Casino (1995)
Nicolas 'Nicky' Santoro

"You only exist out here because of me!"

People who added this item 2299  Average listal rating (1520 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
20. Heat (1995)
Neil McCauley

"You gotta be making moves on the street, do not let anything walk out of your life in six seconds flat if you spot the heat around the corner."
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2000s

People who added this item 257  Average listal rating (164 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
21. Narc (2002)
Henry Oak

"You wanna be bused back to County?! You keep it up! I have you wearing halter tops braiding some n****r's hair! You piece of shit!"
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People who added this item 1601  Average listal rating (1124 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
22. Crank (2006)
Chev Chelios

"Juice me!"
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People who added this item 3761  Average listal rating (2559 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
23. Casino Royale (2006)
James Bond

"Vodka martini."
"Shaken or stirred?"
"Does it look like I give a damn?"
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People who added this item 3609  Average listal rating (2349 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
24. No Country for Old Men (2007)
Anton Chigurh

"What's the most you ever lost in a coin toss?"
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People who added this item 2131  Average listal rating (1427 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.9 
25. Taken (2008)
Bryan Mills

"I will look for you. I will find you...and I will kill you."
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2010s

People who added this item 2143  Average listal rating (1484 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.8 
26. Drive (2011)
Driver

"How 'bout this? You shut your mouth. Or I'll kick your teeth down your throat and I'll shut it for you."
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Badass = A person who is the best of the best at what they do professionally and/or personally. Being a Badass goes hand-in-hand with being self confident, secure and uninhibited.

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Comments

Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Mar 31 12:41
It's slightly strange when you hear their voices in your head as you read the quote ;o
Posted: 1 year ago at Jun 7 8:38
A great list. There could be many more but still this is badass.

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