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Famous Quotes From The 1970s

Fonzie Says 'Aaay!': Facts And Stories Of Henry Winkler...

November 15, 2019

Henry Winkler as the Fonz on 'Happy Days.' Photo by Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Photo Archives/Walt Disney Television via Getty Images On Happy Da...

'Young Frankenstein' Quotes: Behind The Scenes Of The W...

October 30, 2019

Marty Feldman in a still from the 1974 film 'Young Frankenstein.' Source: Bettmann / Contributor / Getty Images In Young Frankenstein, the quotes come as fast...

1976: 'Network' Newsman Rants, 'I'm As Mad As Hell, And...

September 18, 2019

Even if you’ve never seen the 1976 movie Network, you know the line delivered by TV newsman Howard Beale (Peter Finch): "I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not goin...

30 Best 'Blazing Saddles' Quotes: Stinking Badges To Sc...

April 28, 2019

Starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder, Blazing Saddles is one of two groundbreaking films that Mel Brooks released in 1974 (the other was Young Frankenstei...

What Is 'Deliverance's 'Squeal Like A Pig' Scene Really...

April 4, 2019

You've heard the line "squeal like a pig!" and you're probably aware that it's from the 1972 film Deliverance. What happens in the "squeal like a pig" scene ...

'Love Means Never Having To Say You’re Sorry:' What Doe...

March 9, 2019

Ali MacGraw as Jennifer Cavalleri and Ryan O'Neal as Oliver Barrett IV in a scene from 'Love Story', directed by Arthur Hiller, 1970. (Photo by Archive Photos...

Steve Martin's “Well, Excu-u-use Me!” - A Catchphrase T...

March 5, 2019

Paul Natkin ArchiveSteve Martin on 7/22/78 in Chicago, Il. Source: (Photo by Paul Natkin/WireImage) Steve Martin was always a performerWho would have ever...

What Really Became Of Mikey, The Life Cereal Commercial...

February 25, 2019

In the 1970s, it was one of the most frequently-aired advertisements on TV: the Life cereal "Mikey Likes It" TV commercial. The spot starred a very cute youn...

'I Love The Smell Of Napalm In The Morning:' The 'Apoca...

February 2, 2019

Lionsgate/United Artists "I love the smell of napalm in the morning" from Apocalypse Now (1979) is one of those perfect movie quotes that applies to us all --...

Alka-Seltzer's 'I Can't Believe I Ate The Whole Thing:'...

January 29, 2019

Certain TV commercial catchphrases from the 1970s stand out as landmarks, as famous as any movie quote. Alka-Seltzer's "I can't believe I ate the whole th...

What's In A Line? The Godfather's 'Offer He Can't Refus...

January 27, 2019

It's the most famous line ever uttered by a movie gangster -- a simple promise delivered by Marlon Brando, playing Don Vito Corleone, in The Godfather: "I'm ...

'Go Ahead, Make My Day:' Dirty Harry's Famous Dare

January 13, 2019

It's been one of the all-time most repeatable movie lines ever since Clint Eastwood uttered it on screen in Sudden Impact: "Go ahead, make my day." "Dirty" Harry Cal...

Saturday Night Live: Comedy's Big League, From The Begi...

October 23, 2017

John Belushi, Chevy Chase and Gilda Radner as bees in the "Bee Hospital" skit, on the first episode of 'Saturday Night Live on October 11, 1975 -- Photo by: Her...

1970: Mary Tyler Moore Brings Empowered Women To Prime ...

September 18, 2017

Cloris Leachman (left), Mary Tyler Moore (centre), Valerie Harper pose, sitting on stools, wearing Seveties fashions, in a publicity portrait issued for the US ...