Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982]

Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982]

[first lines]



Mr. Noyes:
Mr. Chandos was a man who spent more time with his gardener than his wife. They discussed plum trees - ad nauseam. He gave his family and his tennants cause to dread September, for they were regaled with plums till their guts rumbled like thunder and their backsides ached from overuse. He built the chapel at Fouvant, where the pews are made of plumwood, so the tennants still have cause to remember Chandos through their backsides - on account of the splinters.

More Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] quotes [06/16/2016 01:06:42]
Mrs. Talmann:
Your innocence, Mr. Neville, is always sinister.

More Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] quotes [06/16/2016 01:06:42]
Mrs. Talmann:
When your speech is as coarse as your face, Louis, then you sound as impotent by day as you perform by night.

More Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] quotes [06/16/2016 01:06:42]
Mr. Neville:
Well, that was ingenious.



Mrs. Talmann:
Since when has adultery been ingenious? You are ridiculous, Mr. Neville.

More Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] quotes [06/16/2016 01:06:42]
Mrs. Talmann:
She does not fret father, or if she does you well know the cause is your indifference - a house, a garden, a horse, a wife the preferential order.

More Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] Movie: The Draughtsman's Contract [1982] quotes [06/16/2016 01:06:42]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Electronic money and transactions are no more than containers in which it is convenient to store digital charisma. (Anatoly Yurkin) [07/24/2018 11:07:19] More


Anna Aronova People create their gods in the image and likeness of their own. [07/17/2018 02:07:53] More


Anatoly Yurkin In our digital age, the key to true success is scalability. Scalability of digital content. Scalability of business and corporate ethics. Scalability of strong personality and personal charisma. And, most importantly, the scalability of good. (Anatoly Yurkin) [07/29/2018 01:07:43] More


Anatoly Yurkin The value of motivation and the price of time are always included in the costs and costs of acquiring money. [08/11/2018 07:08:16] More


Author Unknown If you think about it, from all the authorities there are enough police for the people, and from all laws there are enough commandments. [08/01/2018 08:08:21] More