'Luke, I Am Your Father,' and Other Top Movie Misquotes

By Drew Nelles,  Newser Staff
Posted May 11, 2009 4:06 PM CDT

(Newser) – “Luke, I am your father,” is probably one of the most famous lines in film. Too bad Darth Vader never said it. The Guardian lists the top 10 movie misquotes:

  • "Luke, I am your father," from The Empire Strikes Back. Actual quote: "No, I am your father."
  • "Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?" from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Actual quote: "Magic mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?"

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  • "Do you feel lucky, punk?" from Dirty Harry. Actual quote: "You've got to ask yourself one question: 'Do I feel lucky?' Well, do ya punk?"
  • "Play it again, Sam,” from Casablanca. Actual quote: "Play it, Sam,” said by Ingrid Bergman, not Humphrey Bogart.
  • "Hello, Clarice,” from The Silence of the Lambs. Actual quote: “Good evening, Clarice.”
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