10 Lucky Movie Quotes for St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day brings out the superstitious side in all of us. Lucky charms come front-and-center this week as we head into the holiday weekend. Though St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t get the same love in cinema that other high-profile holidays receive, Hollywood does have a rich tradition of crediting “Lady Luck” for certain milestones and achievements. Here are 10 “lucky” movie quotes that you can pull out on St. Pat’s Day.
HARRY CALLAHAN: I know what you’re thinking. ‘Did he fire six shots or only five?’ Well, to tell you the truth, in all this excitement I kind of lost track myself. But being as this is a .44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world, and would blow your head clean off, you’ve got to ask yourself one question: Do I feel lucky? Well, do ya, punk?”
‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ ‘You Are My Lucky Star’
DON: You are my lucky star
I saw you from afar
Two lovely eyes at me
They where gleaming
KATHY: I was starstruck
DON: You’re all my lucky charm
KATHY: I’m lucky in your arms
DON: You’ve opened Heaven’s portal
Here on earth for this poor mortal
EVERYONE: You are my lucky star…”
‘The Lord of the Rings – The Two Towers’
TREEBEARD: Maybe you are and maybe you aren’t.
The White Wizard will know.
PIPPIN: The White Wizard?
GOLLUM: See, see, we have led you out! Hurry
hobbitses hurry. Very lucky we find
EDWARD: It’s just that, uh, very few people surprise me.
VIVIAN: Yeah, well, you’re lucky. Most of ‘em shock the hell outta me.”
‘Some Like It Hot’
JERRY: Have I got things to tell you!
JOE: What happened?
JERRY: I’m engaged.
JOE: Congratulations. Who’s the lucky girl?
JERRY: I am!”
‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’
JANET: Are you having a party?
RIFF RAFF: You’ve arrived on a rather special night. It’s one of the master’s affairs.
JANET: Oh, lucky him.
MAGENTA: You’re lucky, he’s lucky, I’m lucky, we’re all lucky!”
M’LYNN: I find it amusing. Men are supposed to be made out of steel or something. I just sat there. I just held Shelby’s hand. There was no noise, no tremble, just peace. Oh god. I realize as a woman how lucky I am. I was there when that wonderful creature drifted into my life and I was there when she drifted out. It was the most precious moment of my life.”
‘Best in Show’
MEG SWAN: We are *so* lucky. We are *so* lucky to have been raised amongst catalogs.”
‘Never Been Kissed’
JOSIE GELLER: That thing, that moment, when you kiss someone and everything around becomes hazy and the only thing in focus is you and this person and you realize that that person is the only person that you’re supposed to kiss for the rest of your life, and for one moment you get this amazing gift and you want to laugh and you want to cry because you feel so lucky that you found it and so scared that that it will go away all at the same time.
CYNTHIA: Damn girl… you are a writer.”
‘George of the Jungle’
GEORGE: Sometimes George smash into tree, and sometimes George fall out of tree house, but not feel stupid. Something good always happen after. George just lucky, I guess. “
Come join us for our 2nd annual St. Patty’s Day Beerfest at Old Chicago sponsored by Killian’s Irish Red. There will be plenty of green beer, pizza and good music from Gonzo’s Toy Box. And of course, don’t forget to wear green and bring some canned green beans!
Tickets: $5 at the door
Entertainment: Gonzo’s Toybox
Free Cab Rides Home from Unity Taxi
One person who brings in a donation of canned green beans (or any canned good) for the Center for Family Life soup kitchen will be honored with a trip for 2!