The Wild One (1953) quotes

Director
Laslo Benedek.

Cast
Marlon Brando.
Mary Murphy.
Lee Marvin.

Two rival motorcycle gangs terrorize a small town after one of their leaders is thrown in jail.

Hey Johnny, what are you rebelling against?
– Mildred
Whadda you got?
– Johnny

You’re still fighting, aren’t you. You’re always fighting. Why do you hate everybody?
– Kathie Bleeker

What are you someone that makes sandwiches or something?
– Johnny

You think you’re too good for me. Nobody’s too good for me! Anybody thinks they’re too good for me, I make sure I knock ’em over sometime. Right now, I could slap you around to show you how good you are and tomorrow, I’m someplace else and I don’t even know you or nothing.
– Johnny

Nobody tells me what to do. You keep needlin’ me, if I want to, I’m gonna take this joint apart and you’re not gonna know what hit you.
– Johnny

I love you, Johnny. I’ve been looking in every ditch from Fresno to here hoping you was dead.
– Chino

Well, what d’ya do? I mean, do you just ride around or do you go on some sort of a picnic or something?
– Kathie Bleeker
A picnic? Man, you are too square. I’m… I… I’ll have to straighten you out. Now, listen, you don’t go any one special place. That’s cornball style. You just go.
– Johnny

That’s better Johnny. You know I miss you. Ever since the club split up, I miss you. We all missed ya… you miss ‘im? yea. The Beetles missed ya. All the Beetles missed ya. Come on Johnny, let’s you and me go inside and have a beer…
– Chino

I wish I was going someplace. I wish you were going someplace. We could go together.
– Kathie Bleeker

Why are you trying to be so rude?
– Kathie Bleeker
I don’t like cops!
– Johnny

I’m sorry, I can’t fight back. I’m too tired. It would be better, wouldn’t it? Then you could hit me.
– Kathie Bleeker

I’m afraid of you? Are you cracked?
– Johnny