National Coffee Day: A Classic Movie Tribute

Happy National Coffee Day!

Well, well, well today, September 29, is National Coffee Day. Who would have ever dunk it — I mean thunk it!  And what better way to celebrate my love of coffee AND my love of classic movies than by sharing some classic movie quotes about coffee!

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Shadow of a Doubt Joseph Cotten

I can’t face the world in the morning. I must have coffee before I can speak.
– Joseph Cotten as Uncle Charlie Oakley in Shadow of a Doubt

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Jean Arthur in Only Angels Have Wings

Oh, I just thought I’d like to have a nice cup of coffee. It’s so cold and rainy outside and nice and cozy in here.
– Jean Arthur as Bonnie Lee in Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

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Ernest Borgnine in Jubal

I like my coffee strong enough to float a pistol.
Ernest Borgnine as Shep Horgan in Jubal (1956)

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Gracie Allen

I really shouldn’t drink coffee in the morning. It keeps me awake all day.
Gracie Allen as Gracie in Here Comes Cookie (1953)

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Dorothy Provine in That Darn Cat

Be careful Gregory, be extremely careful about what you say! I haven’t had my coffee yet, and I’m in no mood for stupid, irresponsible remarks.
Dorothy Provine as Ingrid Randall in That Darn Cat! (1965)

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Paul McCartney in A Hard Day's Night

Let’s go have some coffee and leave the kennel to Lassie!
Paul McCartney as Paul in A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

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–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub

 

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3 Responses to National Coffee Day: A Classic Movie Tribute

  1. “I don’t need no food – but I gotta’ have my coffee, ya’ know.”
    – Walter Brennan as Ben Tatum in “The Far Country”

  2. Pamela L Smith says:

    Casablanca (1942):
    Ilsa Lund (Ingrid Bergman): Thank you for your coffee, monsieur. I shall miss that when I leave Casablanca

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