Peter Pan (1953)

Peter Pan (1953) quotes

41 total quotes (ID: 443)

"What Makes the Red Man Red?"
Captain Hook
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Peter Pan


Captain Hook: You wouldn't do old Hook in now, would you, lad? I'll go away forever. I'll do anything you say.
Peter Pan: Well, all right. If ya say you're a codfish.
Captain Hook: [gulp] I'm a codfish.
Peter Pan: Louder!
Captain Hook: I'm a codfish!
Peter Pan: Well, well, a codfish on a hook.
Captain Hook: I'll get you for this, Pan, if it's the last thing I do!
Peter Pan: Mr. Crocodile, do you like codfish? [crocodile nods] You do?
Wendy: Oh Peter, no!


Captain Hook: Fly! Fly! Fly! You coward!
Peter Pan: Coward! Me?
Captain Hook: Ha-ha-ha! You wouldn't dare fight old Hook man-to-man. You'd fly away like a cowardly sparrow!
Peter Pan: Nobody calls Pan a coward and lives! I'll fight you man-to-man, with one hand behind my back.
Captain Hook: You mean you won't fly?
Wendy: No, don't, Peter! It's a trick!
Peter Pan: I give my word, Hook.
Captain Hook: Good, then let's have at it!

Mrs. Darling: But, George, do you think the children will be safe without Nana?
Mr. Darling: Safe? Of course they'll be safe. Why not?
Mrs. Darling: Well, Wendy said something about a shadow, and I...
Mr. Darling: Shadow? Whose shadow?
Mrs. Darling: Peter Pan's.
Mr. Darling: Oh, Peter Pan... Peter Pan! You don't say!
Mr. Darling: [high, mocking voice] Goodness gracious, whatever shall we do?
Mrs. Darling: But George...
Mr. Darling: Sound the alarm!
Mrs. Darling: Really, I...
Mr. Darling: Call Scotland Yard!

Mr. Smee: Oh, dear, dear, dear, Captain Hook. Shooting a man in the middle of his cadenza? That ain't good form, you know.
Captain Hook: "Good form," Mr Smee? Blast good form! [waves his hook in front of Smee] Did Pan show good form when he did this to me?
Mr. Smee: Why, Captain, cutting your hand off was only a childish prank, you might say.
Captain Hook: Aye! But throwing it to the crocodile! That cursed beast liked the taste of me so well he's followed me ever since, licking his chops for the rest of me.

Indian Chief: For many moons red man fight paleface Lost Boys.
Lost Boys: Ugh!
Indian Chief: Sometime you win, sometime we win.
Cubby: OK, Chief. Uh, you win this time. Now turn us loose.
John Darling: Turn us loose? You mean this is only a game?
Slightly: Sure. When we win we turn them loose.
Twin #1: When they win, they turn us loose.
Twin #2: They turn us loose.
Indian Chief: This time no turnum loose.
Lost Boys: Huh?
Slightly: The chief's a great spoofer.
Indian Chief: Me no spoofum!

"Good form," Mr Smee? Blast good form! [waves his hook in front of Smee] Did Pan show good form when he did this to me?

Narrator: All of this has happened before, and it will all happen again.

Mr. Darling: That's no excuse. Wendy, haven't I warned you? Stuffing the boys' heads with a lot of silly stories.
Wendy: Oh, but they aren't!
Mr. Darling: I say they are! Captain Crook, Peter Pirate...
Wendy: Peter Pan, Father.
Mr. Darling: Pan, pirate, POPPY****!

Mr. Smee: [as Hook lowers a bomb into Peter Pan's hideout] But, Captain, wouldn't it be more humane-like to slit his throat?
Captain Hook: Aye, that it would, Mr Smee. But I have given me word not to lay a finger, or a hook, on Peter Pan. And Captain Hook never breaks a promise.

Captain Hook: [watching Peter Pan coming] I've waited years for this.
Mr. Smee: That's not countin' the holidays, either.

Mr. Smee: Well, at last, Captain Hook's comin' to his senses.
Captain Hook: [surprised] Odd's fish!
Mr. Smee: [to Tiger Lily] I told him all along you Indians wouldn't betray Peter Pan.
Captain Hook: [sweetly] And just what do you think you are doing, Mr. Smee?
[He stops the rowboat from moving by placing his foot on it]
Mr. Smee: Just what you told me, Captain: carrying out your orders.
Captain Hook: My orders?
Mr. Smee: Why, yes, Captain. Didn't you just say to go...
Captain Hook: [shoving Smee's rowboat back into Skull Rock] Put her back, you blithering idiot! [to himself] My orders. Of all the bumbling...

Wendy Darling: No! Squaw no gettum firewood! Squaw go home!

Mr. Darling: [seeing the pirate ship floating in the sky back to Never Land] You know, I have the strangest feeling that I've seen that ship before. A long time ago, when I was very young.

Wendy: He can fly!
John: He can fly!
Michael: He flewed!
Peter Pan: Now you try.
Wendy: I'll think of a mermaid lagoon, underneath a magic moon.
John: I'll think I'm in a pirate's cave.
Michael: I think I'll be an Indian brave.
Peter Pan: Now everybody try.
Wendy, John, Michael, Peter Pan: One, two, three!
Wendy, John, Michael: We can fly! We can fly! We can fly!
[the children all fall to the ground]
Peter Pan: This won't do. What's the matter with you? All it takes is faith and trust. Oh! And something I forgot. Dust!
Wendy, John: Dust?
Michael: Dust?
Peter Pan: Yep, just a little bit of pixie dust. Now, think of the happiest things. It's the same as having wings.

Cubby: I think I had a mother once.
Twin #1: What was she like?
Twin #2: (echoing) What was she like?
Cubby: I forget.
Slightly: I had a white rat.
Cubby: That's no mother!