Movie: The Towering Inferno [1974] Movie: The Towering Inferno [1974]

Movie: The Towering Inferno [1974] Movie: The Towering Inferno [1974]

James Duncan:
Did you change Doug's electrical specifications?



Roger Simmons:
I most certainly did.



James Duncan:
For God's sake, why?



Roger Simmons:
The reason should be obvious, especially to you.



James Duncan:
We've got a fire, and if it was caused by anything you did I'm going to hang you out to dry, then I'm going to hang you.

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Chief O'Hallorhan:
[picking up a security phone] This is O'Hallorhan, who am I speaking to?



Flaker:
Chief Flaker, sir. US Navy Air Rescue.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
It's about time, we can use your rescue choppers.



Flaker:
I've ordered them right away. I'd like to set up communications next to the forward command center.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
No no, too dangerous, stay out of those elevators.



Flaker:
Well then, sir, we'll just trot right up the stairs.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
Yeah, you'll just trot right up to 79, huh?



Flaker:
[chastened] Standing by in the lobby, sir.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
Thank you.

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Chief O'Hallorhan:
[sighs] Architects.



Doug Roberts:
Yeah, it's all our fault.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
Now, you know there's no sure way for us to fight a fire in anything over the seventh floor, but you guys just keep building 'em as high as you can.



Doug Roberts:
Hey. Are you here to take me on, or the fire?

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Doug Roberts:
I'm not a cheeseburger.



Susan:
No, you're way better, all protein, no bread, now all I need to take with you is eight glasses of water.

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Doug Roberts:
[picks up ringing phone] Roberts.



Chief O'Hallorhan:
It's out of control, and it's coming your way. You got about fifteen minutes. Now, they wanna try somethin'. They wanna blow those water tanks two floors above you. They think it might kill the fire.



Doug Roberts:
[surveys room] How're they gonna get the explosives up here?



Chief O'Hallorhan:
[after already having been given the task] Oh, they'll find some dumb son of a bitch to bring it up.

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