From her lips there is no escape!
A mother’s love leads to murder.
The city under the city.
“You go too far, Marlowe.” “Those are harsh words to throw at a man, especially when he’s walking out of your bedroom.”
“Why does a man leave his house three times on a rainy night and comes back three times?” “Maybe he likes the way his wife welcomes him home.”
“What are you trying to do?” “We’re trying to strap you in the electric chair, boy.”
“That’s big talk coming from you, Eddie — a nobody, ’cause that’s what you are exactly, a nobody.”
“We’re sisters under the mink.”
“First is first and second is nobody!”
“In the tangled networks of a great city, the telephone is the unseen link between a million lives…it is the servant of our common needs — the confidante of our inmost secrets…life and happiness wait upon its ring…and horror…and loneliness…and death!”
“It seems to me if you’re buying anything it should be the best. This is definitely not the best.”
Im’ pact: The force with which two lives come together — sometimes for good; sometimes for evil!
“If I’d been a ranch, they would have called me the Bar Nothing.”
“No, no, no, no. I don’t want to hurt you. I just want to talk to you.”
“Whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot to trip you.”