Movie: The Big Red One [1980] Movie: The Big Red One [1980]

Movie: The Big Red One [1980] Movie: The Big Red One [1980]

Griff:
I can't murder anybody.



The Sergeant:
We don't murder; we kill.



Griff:
It's the same thing.



The Sergeant:
The hell it is, Griff. You don't murder animals; you kill 'em.

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The Sergeant:
You're going to live, even if I have to blow your brains out.

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[the Sergeant affixes a cloth red '1' to his uniform. The Captain is drinking from a bottle of booze]



The Sergeant:
What do you think?



The Captain:
What the hell is it?



The Sergeant:
It's a "one". First Infantry Division. The Red One; think General Pershing will like it?



The Captain:
Oh, sure.



The Sergeant:
I got the idea from the cap of a Hun I killed.



The Captain:
When?



The Sergeant:
About an hour ago



The Captain:
Did he yell out anything?



The Sergeant:
Oh, the same old Kaiser stuff, you know, "the war's over," all that junk.


[the Captain hands him the bottle]



The Captain:
Finish it.



The Sergeant:
Sir?



The Captain:
Finish it. The Armistice was signed, at eleven o'clock this morning. The war's been over for four hours. You didn't know it was over.



The Sergeant:
...*He* did.



Zab:
[narrating] A quarter of a century later that piece of cloth from a dead Hun's hat had become famous all over the world. It was the insignia of the First Infantry Division. The Fightin' First. The Big Red One.

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The Sergeant:
[choking the German male nurse who kissed him on the mouth] I can understand you being horny and all, Fritz... but your breath stinks.

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Zab:
[narrating] You know how you smoke out a sniper? You send a guy out in the open and you see if he gets shot. They thought that one up at West Point.

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