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Breathless (1960 film) Quotes

Breathless (1960 film) is a TV show that was first aired in 1970 . Breathless completed its run in 1970.

It features Georges de Beauregard as producer, Martial Solal in charge of musical score, and Raoul Coutard as head of cinematography.

Breathless (1960 film) is recorded in French, and English and originally aired in France. Each episode of Breathless (1960 film) is 87 minutes long. Breathless (1960 film) is distributed by UGC (cinema operator) (France).

The cast includes: Jean Seberg as Patricia Franchini, Jean-Pierre Melville as Parvulesco, Jean-Paul Belmondo as Michel Poiccard, Jean-Paul Belmondo as Michel Poiccard alias Laszlo Kovacs, Liliane Dreyfus as Liliane, and Roger Hanin as Cal Zombach.

Breathless (1960 film) Quotes

Jean-Paul Belmondo as Michel Poiccard

  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "I told you being afraid is the worst sin there is."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Why won't you sleep with me?"
  • (Jean Seberg) "Because I'm trying to find out what it is that I like about you."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "I'm tired. I'm going to sleep."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Don't use the brakes. Cars are made to go, not to stop."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "It's silly, but I love you. I wanted to see you, to see if I'd want to see you."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Seen Antonio?"
  • (Unnamed) "I'll tell you if I can kiss the girl."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Shall we steal a Cadillac?"
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "All right, I'll count to 8, and if you haven't smiled, I'll strangle you."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Reminds me of the one about the condemned man. Climbing the scaffold stairs, he trips, and says, "It figures -- ""
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "How old are you?"
  • (Jean Seberg) "A hundred."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "You don't look it."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "Informers inform, burglars burgle, murderers murder, lovers love."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "If you don't like the sea -- or the mountains -- or the big city -- then get stuffed."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "When we talked, I talked about me, you talked about you, when we should have talked about each other."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "There's no need to lie. It's like poker. The truth is best. The others still think you're bluffing, so you win."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "I always get interested in girls who aren't right for me."

Jean Seberg as Patricia Franchini

  • (Jean Seberg) "We're hiding like elephants when they're happy."
  • (Jean Seberg) "When the French say a second, they mean five minutes."
  • (Jean Seberg) "I don't know if I'm unhappy because I'm not free, or if I'm not free because I'm unhappy."
  • (Jean Seberg) "I want us to be like Romeo and Juliet."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "That's just like a girl."
  • (Jean Seberg) "See? You said last night you couldn't live without me, but you can. Romeo couldn't live without Juliet, but you can."
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "No, I can't live without you."
  • (Jean Seberg) "That's just like a guy."
  • (Jean Seberg) "Are you afraid of getting old? I am."
  • (Jean Seberg) "Listen. The last sentence is beautiful. "Between grief and nothing, I will take grief". Which would you choose?"
  • (Jean-Paul Belmondo) "-- Grief's stupid, l'd choose nothing. It's no better, but grief's a compromise. l want all or nothing."
  • (Jean Seberg) "What is your greatest ambition in life?"
  • (Jean-Pierre Melville) "To become immortal -- and then die."
  • (Jean Seberg) "We look at each other in the eye, and it's no use."

Jean-Pierre Melville as Parvulesco

  • (Van Doude, The Journalist) "What's more ethical: The women who cheats, or the man who walks out?"
  • (Jean-Pierre Melville) "The woman who cheats."
  • (Jean-Pierre Melville) "Two things are important in life: for men, women; for women, money."

Roger Hanin as Cal Zombach

  • (Roger Hanin) "You're wearing silk socks with a tweed jacket."

Liliane Dreyfus as Liliane

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