Manchester by the Sea (2016) quotes

Director
Kenneth Lonergan.

Cast
Casey Affleck.
Michelle Williams.
Kyle Chandler.

A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.

I can’t beat it. I can’t beat it. I’m sorry.
– Lee Chandler

Daddy?
– Suzy Chandler
Yes, honey.
– Lee Chandler
Can’t you see we’re burning?
– Suzy Chandler
No, honey. You’re not burning.
– Lee Chandler

Uncle Lee, are you fundamentally unsound?
– Patrick

But it’s not a good disease.
– Dr. Bethany
What is a good disease?
– Joe Chandler

And if you’re gonna freak out every time that you see a frozen chicken, I think we should go to the hospital. I don’t know anything about this.
– Lee Chandler

I got two girlfriends and I’m in a band.
– Patrick

What happened to your hand?
– Patrick
I cut it.
– Lee Chandler
Oh, thanks. For a minute there, I didn’t know what happened.
– Patrick

Fuck my fucking ass.
– Patrick

Who you gonna shoot, you or me?
– Patrick

Great parenting.
– Manchester Pedestrian
Fuck you! Mind your fucking business, fucking asshole!
– Lee Chandler

I can’t be his guardian.
– Lee Chandler

Do you actually have sex with these girls?
– Lee Chandler
Well, we don’t just play computer games.
– Patrick

You were a tremendous help.
– Patrick
I didn’t ask to sit down there.
– Lee Chandler
You can’t make small talk like every other grown-up in the world?
– Patrick
No.
– Lee Chandler
You can’t talk about boring bullshit for half an hour? “Hey, how about those interest rates?” “Hey, I lost my Triple A card.” Like everybody else?
– Patrick
No, sorry.
– Lee Chandler
You’re a fucking asshole.
– Patrick