Seth Gecko
George Clooney as "Seth Gecko" in From Dusk Till Dawn (1996):
OK, ramblers. Let's get rambling.
Tony Montana
Tony Montana
Actor: Al Pacino (age 43 in this movie)
Tony Montana's Memorable Quotes:
Tony Montana
I never fucked anybody over in my life didn't have it coming to them. You got that? All I have in this world is my balls and my word and I don't break them for no one. Do you understand? That piece of shit up there, I never liked him, I never trusted him. For all I know he had me set up and had my friend Angel Fernandez killed. But that's history. I'm here, he's not. Do you wanna go on with me, you say it. You don't, then you make a move.
Tony Montana

[during the final shootout with Sosa's assassins]

You think you can take me? You need a fucking army if you gonna take me!
Tony Montana

[turning to Bernstein]

Every dog has his day.
Tony Montana

[last lines]

Go ahead! I take your fucking bullets! You think you kill me with bullets? I take your fucking bullets! Go ahead!
Tony Montana
Okay Sosa; You wanna fuck with me? You fucking with the best! You wanna fuck with me? Okay. You little cockroaches... come on. You wanna play games? Okay, I play with you; come on. Okay. You wanna play rough? Okay. Say hello to my little friend!
Tony Montana
Okay, here's the story. I come from the gutter. I know that. I got no education... but that's okay. I know the street, and I'm making all the right connections. With the right woman, there's no stopping me. I could go right to the top.
Tony Montana
You wanna fuck with me? Okay. You wanna play rough? Okay. Say hello to my little friend! [Tony shoots]
Tony Montana
I always tell the truth. Even when I lie.
Tony Montana
I kill a communist for fun, but for a green card, I gonna carve him up real nice.
Tony Montana
What you lookin' at? You all a bunch of fuckin' assholes. You know why? You don't have the guts to be what you wanna be? You need people like me. You need people like me so you can point your fuckin' fingers and say, "That's the bad guy." So... what that make you? Good? You're not good. You just know how to hide, how to lie. Me, I don't have that problem. Me, I always tell the truth. Even when I lie. So say good night to the bad guy! Come on. The last time you gonna see a bad guy like this again, let me tell you. Come on. Make way for the bad guy. There's a bad guy comin' through! Better get outta his way!
Tony Montana
You know what? Fuck you! How about that?
Tony Montana
[to Sosa's assassins] I'm Tony Montana! You fuck with me, you fuckin' with the best!
Tony Montana
In this country, you gotta make the money first. Then when you get the money, you get the power. Then when you get the power, then you get the women.
Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
Me, I want what's coming to me.Oh, well what's coming to you?The world, chico, and everything in it.
Tony Montana
You wanna waste my time? Okay. I call my lawyer. He's the best lawyer in Miami. He's such a good lawyer, that by tomorrow morning, you gonna be working in Alaska. So dress warm.
Tony Montana
Alberto The Shadow
Bet you feel good, huh? Bet you feel good to kill a mother and her kids, huh, bet you feel *big*...Shut your mouth!...Like, you big man. Well fuck you. What do you think I am? You think I'd kill two kids and a woman? Fuck that! I don't need that shit in my life.

[Alberto reaches for detonator's button]

You die motherfucker!

[Tony shoots him in the head]

What'd you think of that, huh? What you think, I'm a fucking worm like you? I told you, man, I told you! Don't fuck with me! I told you, no fucking kids! No, but you wouldn't listen, why, you stupid fuck, look at you now.
Tony Montana
ou wanna waste my time, OK? You wanna play rough?
Frank Lopez
Tony Montana
Tony, don't kill me, please!I ain't gonna kill you.Oh Christ, thank you! Thank you!

[Tony looks at Manny]

Manolo, shoot that piece of shit!
Tony Montana
The only thing in this world that gives orders... is balls.
Tony Montana
Det. Bernstein
Every dog has his day, huh, Mel?I told him. It didn't make any sense, clipping you when we had you working for us. He wouldn't listen. He got hot tonight, about the broad, you know?He fucked up.You too, Mel. You fucked up.Don't go too far, Tony.I not, Mel, you are.

[Tony shoots Bernstein in the gut, he gasps and groans]

Fuck. You can't shoot a cop!Whoever says you was one?[Tony leans forward, aiming the gun at Bernstein] Wait a minute! You let me go. I'll fix this up.Sure, Mel. Maybe you can hand out yourself one of them first class tickets to the Resurrection.Fucking punk. Son of a bitch.[Tony stands up] So long, Mel, have a good trip.Fuck you!
Omar Suarez
Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
Alright! Alright, big man? You wanna make some big bucks? Lets see how tough you are. Do you know something 'bout cocaine?You kidding me or what?There's a bunch of Colombians coming in Friday. New guys. They say they have two keys for us, for openers. Pure coke. Hotel in Miami Beach. I want you go over there. If it's what they say it is, you pay 'em and bring it back. You do that, you get 5 grand![to Tony] Go, pay, bring it back, yeah?You know how to handle a machine gun?Yeah man. We're in the army in Cuba.You'll need a couple of other guys.That's no problem, man.Be at Hector's Bodega at noon Friday. You get the buy money then. And chico! If anything happens to that buy money, y pobreci! My boss is gonna stick your heads up your asses faster than a rabbit gets fucked!

[Throws toothpick]

I'm scared!
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
Would you kiss me if I wear the hat?No.
Tony Montana
Frank Lopez
Hey, Frank, you're a piece of shit.What are you talking about?You know what I'm taking about about, you fucking cockroach.
Elvira Hancock
Tony Montana
Can't you see what we're becoming, Tony? We're losers. We're not winners, we're losers.Go home. You stoned.I'm not stoned. You're stoned.
Hector the Toad
Tony Montana

[after killing Angel with the chainsaw]

Last chance, pendejo!Fuck you!

[spits at Hector]

Jerry The Banker
Tony Montana

[concluding negotiation]

Hey Tony, how's married life treating you.Better than you are.
Elvira Hancock
Tony Montana

[getting into his car]

What would Frank say?I like Frank, you know. Only I like you better.
Tony Montana
Chi Chi, get the yeyo.
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
You know what your problem is?What's that?You don't got nothing to do with your life. Why don't you get a job? Work with lepers. Blind kids. Anything's gotta be better than lying around all day waiting for me to fuck you.Don't toot your horn, honey. You're not that good.
Frank Lopez
Tony Montana
Hey, Tony. Remember when I told you when you first started working for me, the guys that last in this business, are the guys who fly straight. Low-key, quiet. But the guys who want it all, chicas, champagne, flash... they don't last.[scoffs] You finished? Can I go?Yes, I'm finished.

[Tony exits, shrugging with indifference]

Hector the Toad
Tony Montana
You want to give me the cash, or do I kill your brother first, before I kill you?Why don't you try sticking your head up your ass? See if it fits.
Tony Montana
Who put this thing together? Me, that's who! Who do I trust? Me!
Immigration Officer #1
Tony Montana
What about homosexuality, Tony? You like men, huh? You like to dress up like a woman?What the fuck is wrong with this guy, man? He kidding me or what?[334]:Just answer the questions, Tony!Okay. No. Okay? Fuck no!
Tony Montana
You know what capitalism is? Getting fucked!
Tony Montana
This is paradise, I'm tellin' ya. This town like a great big pussy just waiting to get fucked.
Immigration Officer #3
Tony Montana
Where'd you get the beauty scar, tough guy? Eatin' pussy?How'm I gonna get a scar like that eating pussy?

[Tony smiles]

This was when I was a kid, ya know?Mm-hmm.You should see the other kid. You can't recognize him.[forcing Tony to show a tattoo on his hand] And this?Oh, that's nothing, man. That's for my sweetheart.Sweetheart, my ass! We've been seein' more and more of these. Some kind of code these guys used in the can. Pitchfork means an assassin or somethin'. You wanna tell us about it, Montana, or do you wanna take a little trip to the detention center?[pause] Okay, you got me. I was in the can one time. For buying dollars. Big, big deal.That's pretty funny, Tony.Well, that's true. It was a Canadian tourist.Hmm. What'd ya do? Mug him first?
Omar Suarez
Tony Montana
Watch my back.Better than your front, lemme tell you. Much easier to watch.
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
Hey baby what is your problem? Huh, you got a problem? You're good looking, you got a beautiful body, beautiful legs, beautiful face, all these guys in love with you. Only you got a look in your eye like you haven't been fucked in a year!Hey, Jose. Who, why, when, and how I fuck is none of your business, okay?
Tony Montana
Frank Lopez
I got ears, ya know. I hear things.Yeah? What do you hear about Echevierra and the Diaz brothers? What about them? What about Gaspar Gomez? What is he gonna do when you start moving 2000 keys?Fuck Gaspar Gomez! And fuck the fuckin' Diaz brothers! Fuck 'em all! I bury those cockroaches!
Immigration Officer #1
Tony Montana
Immigration Officer #2
Okay, so what do you call yourself? Como se llama?Antonio Montana. And you, what you call yourself?Where'd you learn to speak the English, Tony?Uh, in a school. And my father, he was, uh, from the United States. Just like you, ya know? He was a Yankee. Uh, he used to take me a lot to the movies. I learn. I watch the guys like Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney. They, they teach me to talk. I like those guys. I always know one day I'm comin' here, United States.
Tony Montana
Here pelican, pelican, pelican...
Gina Montana
Tony Montana
I like Fernando, he's a fun guy and he's nice... and he knows how to treat a woman.[325]:[laughing] Knows how to treat a woman? By taking you to the toilet to make out?
Tony Montana
[watching news on TV] I know that. But you know why? Because you got your head up your culo, that's why. That fucking guy. He never tells the truth. That motherfucker.
Tony Montana
Is this it? That's what it's all about, Manny? Eating, drinking, fucking, sucking? Snorting? Then what? You're 50. You got a bag for a belly. You got tits, you need a bra. They got hair on them. You got a liver, they got spots on it, and you're eating this fuckin' shit, looking like these rich fucking mummies in here... Look at that. A junkie. I got a fuckin' junkie for a wife. She don't eat nothing. Sleeps all day with them black shades on. Wakes up with a Quaalude, and who won't fuck me 'cause she's in a coma. I can't even have a kid with her, Manny. Her womb is so polluted, I can't even have a fuckin' little baby with her!
Alejandro Sosa
Tony Montana
Tony what happened?Aww, Alex, we had some problems you know, your man he wouldn't listen to me so I had to cancel his fucking contract.
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
NOW you're talking to me, Baby.Don't call me "Baby". I'm not your "Baby".
Tony Montana
I didn't come to the United States to break my fucking back.
Tony Montana
Now you're talking to me baby! That I like! Keep it coming!
Tony Montana
Another Quaalude, and she'll be mine again.
Elvira Hancock
Tony Montana
You know what you're becoming, Tony? You're an immigrant spick millionaire, who can't stop talking about money...Who the fuck you calling a spick, mang? You white piece of bread. Get outta the way of the television.
Tony Montana
[watching flamingos on TV] Come on, pelicans! Fly, fly away!
Gina Montana
Tony Montana
You can't tell me what to do, Tony. No more. I am not a baby anymore. I'll do what I wanna do. I'll see whoever I wanna see. And if I wanna fuck 'em, Tony, then I'll fuck 'em!

[Tony slaps Gina across the face]

Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
Elvira Hancock
Look at that: a junkie... I got a junkie for a wife... Her womb is so polluted... I can't even have a fucking little baby with her!C'mon Tony...You son of a bitch!... you fuck!...

[throws wine in Tony's face]

*How dare you talk to me like that!* What makes you so much better than me? What do you do? Kill people? Deal your drugs? Real contribution to human history Tony! What makes you think you can be a father? You don't even know how to be a good husband!
Omar Suarez
Tony Montana
What's with this dishwasher, chico?

[laughing]

Don't he think we could've got some other space cadet to hit Rebenga cheaper, too? Fifty bucks.Then why didn't you? And don't be callin' me no fuckin' dishwasher, or I'll kick you fuckin' monkey ass!
Frank Lopez
Tony Montana
You know what a chazzer is?No, Frank, you tell me. What is a chazzer?It's a Yiddish word for "pig." See, the guy, he wants more than what he needs. He don't fly straight no more.
Tony Montana
Hey, how'd you like that? Huh? You fuckin' maricon! Hey!
Manny Ribera
Tony Montana
Ay, Dios mo! Mira eso! Look at that one. That one right there in the pink. She's beautiful, man. Look at those titties.Look at that punk with her. What's he got that I don't have?[smiling] Well, he's very handsome, for one thing, you know?

[chuckles]

I mean, look at the way he dresses, man. Come on. That's style. Flash, pizzazz. And a little coke money doesn't hurt nobody.[staring his hands] Cono! Look at this. Fuckin' onions. They oughta be pickin' gold from the street. Ay, cabron!
Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
Ernie
[after coldly disposing of Frank Lopez and Mel Berstein] OK, come on.What about Ernie? [Lopez's assistant]

[very tense music builds, shot of Ernie sweating and fidgeting, then slow zoom shot of Tony and Manny looking at Ernie. Tense music stops]

You want a job, Ernie?

[Ernie breathes a huge sigh of relief]

Sure, Tony.

[pause]

Hey Tony ... thanks!
Tony Montana
[to Manny] You should have kept your mouth shut, they'd have thought you was a horse and let you out.
Omar Suarez
Tony Montana
We are just going to do one deal and that's it!Ok... fuck you. How's that?Fuck you.Fuck You!
Tony Montana
What about that job we did for you in Freedom Town? The Rebenga hit... What was that? A game of dominoes, mang?
Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
What you tell 'em?I told 'em what you told me to tell 'em, I told 'em I was in sanitation, they didn't go for it.Sanitation? I told you to tell 'em that you was in a sanitarium, not sanitation, sanitarium.
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
I work hard for this. I want you to know that.It's too bad. Somebody shouldv'e given it to you. You wouldv'e been a nicer person.
Tony Montana
That prick. Fucking WASP whore. Thinking I'm some marcon coming off a banana boat.
Mama Montana
Tony Montana
Son? I wish I had one! He's a bum! He was a bum then and he's a bum now! Who do you think you are, hm? We haven't heard a word from you in five years. Cinco anos. You suddenly show up here and you throw money at us? You think you can *buy* me with your money?Come on, mama.You think you can come in here with your hot-shot clothes and make fun of us?Mama, you don't know what you're talking about.No that is NOT the way I am, Antonio! That is *not* the way I raised Gina to be. You are not going to destroy her. I don't need your money. Gracias! I work for my living. *I don't want you in this house anymore!* I don't want you around Gina! So come on, get out! And take this lousy money with you! It stinks!
Manny Ribera
Tony Montana
Don't fucking go crazy on me, okay? Just remember, this time last year we were in a fucking cage.You remember. I like to forget that.
Tony Montana
Elvira Hancock
You do so much of that shit, you know?Nothing exceeds like excess. You should know that, Tony.I should know what? *What should I know?* Why do you have to talk to me like that all the time? Like I gotta know something.
Tony Montana
Manny Ribera
Look at that... that cable truck there. Since when does it take three days to hook up cable?What, you've been watching it for three days?The fuckin' thing has been there for three days! What am I gonna do? Not look at it?
Tony Montana
The World Is Yours!
Tony Montana

[Referring to a news program on legalizing cocaine to control organized crime]

Somebody oughta do something about those... those whores.
Hector the Toad
Tony Montana
So, you got the money?Yep. You got the stuff?Sure I have the stuff. I don't have it with me here right now. I have it close by.Oh... well I don't have the money either. I have it close by too.Where? Down in your car?[lying] Uh... no. Not in the car.No?What about you? Where do you keep your stuff?Not far.I ain't getting the money unless I see the stuff first.No, no. First the money, then the stuff.

[after a long tense pause]

Okay. You want me to come in, and we start over again?

[changing the subject]

Where are you from, Tony?

[getting angry and supicious]

What the fuck difference does that make on where I'm from?Cona, Tony. I'm just asking just so I know who I'm doing business with.Well, you can know about me when you stop fucking around and start doing business with me, Hector!
Tony Montana
Immigration Officer #3
Immigration Officer #1
You a communist? Huh? How'd you like it, man? They tell you all the time what to do, what to think, what to feel. Do you wanna be like a sheep? Like all those other people? Baah! Baah!I don't have to listen to this bullshit!You wanna work eight, ten fucking hours? You own nothing, you got nothing! Do you want a chivato on every corner looking after you? Watching everything you do? Everything you say, man? Do you know I eat octopus three times a day? I got fucking octopus coming out of my fucking ears. I got the fuckin' Russian shoes my feet's comin' through. How you like that? What, you want me to stay there and do nothing? Hey, I'm no fuckin' criminal, man. I'm no puta or thief. I'm Tony Montana, a political prisoner from Cuba. And I want my fuckin' human rights, now!

[slams desk]

Just like the President Jimmy Carter says. Okay?Carter should see this human right. He's really good. What do you say, Harry? 333]:I don't believe a word of this shit! They all sound the same to me. That son of a bitch Castro is shittin' all over us. Send this bastard to Freedom Town. Let them take a look at him. Get him outta here.You know somethin'? You can send me anywhere. Here, there, this, that; it don't matter. There's nothing you can do to me that Castro has not done.Get him outta here!
Manny Ribera
Tony Montana
Angel
[Tony is playing basketball with a group of friends]Tony! Montana! Tony Montana! Ven aca, man. Come here.Que te pasa? [What's wrong with you?]Come here, man. I gotta talk to you. Come on, man. It's important.So close, man.Come on. Come on, man. I gotta talk to you.[to Tony] Where are you going, man?[to Angel] Leave him alone, okay?[to Angel] I got better things to do.[to Tony] You're chicken, man. You almost made it.[Tony and Manny walk away]

Are you ready for some good news?Sure. What you got, man?We can be outta this place in 30 days. Not only that, but we got a green card and a job in Miami. Now are we made or are we made, man?What do we gotta do? Go to Cuba and hit the beard or what?No, man, somebody else.You're kidding?No.You're not kidding?

[Manny smiles]

Guy named Rebenga, man. Emilio Rebenga.Rebenga? Coo, man. I know that name.Yeah?He's political.Yeah. Well, he's coming in here today, man. Castro just sprung him. This guy, man, was one of the top dogs for Fidel in the early days. But Castro felt like he couldn't trust him anymore and threw him in jail. But while he was on top, he tortured a few guys to death. And one of the guy's brother is a rich guy in Miami now, and he wants the favor repaid. That's where we come in.
Immigration Officer #2
Tony Montana
Immigration Officer #1
So where's your old man now?He dead. He die. Sometime. Somewhere.Mother?She dead too.What kind of work you do in Cuba, Tony?Ah, you know, things. I was, uh - This, that. Construction business. I work a lot with my hands. I was in the army.Any family in the States, Tony? Any cousins, brother-in-law, anybody?Nobody. Everybody's dead.You ever been to jail, Tony?Me? Jail? No way. No.Been in a mental hospital?Oh, yeah. On the boat coming over.
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