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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) Quotes

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) is a TV show that was first aired in 1970 . The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas completed its run in 1970.

It features David Heyman as producer, James Horner in charge of musical score, and Benoît Delhomme as head of cinematography.

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) is recorded in English and originally aired in United Kingdom. Each episode of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) is 94 minutes long. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, and Miramax.

The cast includes: Jack Scanlon as Shmuel, Asa Butterfield as Bruno, Jim Norton as Herr Liszt, and Amber Beattie as Gretel.

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (film) Quotes

Asa Butterfield as Bruno

  • (Asa Butterfield) "I don't understand. One man caused all this trouble?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "I want to go home."
  • (Father) "You are home, Bruno. Home is where the family is."
  • (Father) "Elsa I was sworn to secrecy."
  • (Mother) "From your own wife?"
  • (Father) "I took an oath upon my life, do you understand? Elsa you believe in this too. You want this country to be strong --"
  • (Mother) "No Ralph. No not THAT. How could you?"
  • (Father) "Because I am a solider. Soliders fight wars."
  • (Mother) "That isn't WAR."
  • (Father) "That is a part of it, it's a vital part of it. The Fatherland we all desire, all of us, you included cannot be achieved without work such as this."
  • (Father) "Elsa, Elsa."
  • (Mother) "Get away from me. GET AWAY FROM ME."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Grandpa's here."
  • (Father) "We'll be through in a moment."
  • (Father) "Who told you about this?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Shmuel. Can we go to the café or something?"
  • (Jack Scanlon) "Café?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Maybe I should go home."
  • (Jack Scanlon) "What about Papa?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Yeah."
  • (Jack Scanlon) "We'll check our hut first."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "I practiced as a doctor."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "You must not have been very good then, if you had to practice."
  • (Mother) "Hello, sweetheart."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Mum, what's going on?"
  • (Mother) "We're celebrating."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Celebrating?"
  • (Mother) "Mm, your father's been given a promotion."
  • (Amber Beattie) "That means a better job."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "I know what promotion is."
  • (Mother) "So we're having a little party to celebrate."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "He's still going to be a soldier though, isn't he?"
  • (Mother) "Yes, my lamb. Just a more important one, now. I have some even more exciting news, but I think dad wanted to tell you about that himself."
  • (Father) "What are you doing today?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "The same as yesterday"
  • (Father) "And what was that"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "The same as the day before"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Let's go and find your dad. Come on."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "It's not fair you've got a nicer view."
  • (Amber Beattie) "I'm not swapping."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "We're not supposed to be friends, you and me. We're meant to be enemies. Did you know that?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "He used to be a doctor once, but gave it all up to peel potatoes."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Where's my mum?"
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "She's out."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "When will she back?"
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "Soon I expect, but don't worry."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "Will I have I have to go to hospital?"
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "No, it's only a small cut."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "Oh come on it's not that bad. There all better."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "What's your name?"
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "Pavel. Now you better sit still for a couple of minutes before you start walking on that again."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "It could be worse than it looks."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "It isn't."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "How would you know? You're not a doctor."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "Yes I am."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "No you're not. You peel potatoes."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "I practiced as a doctor before I came here."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "You couldn't be much good if you had to practice."
  • (Pavel - Jewish servant) "Now what are you going to be when you grow up? I know. An explorer."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "How did you know that?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "There is such thing as a nice Jew, though, isn't there?"
  • (Jim Norton) "I think, Bruno, if you ever found a nice Jew, you would be the best explorer in the world."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "It could be worse than it looks."

Jack Scanlon as Shmuel

  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "How dare you talk to people in the house? How dare you. Are you eating? Have you been stealing food?"
  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "Answer me."
  • (Jack Scanlon) "No, sir. He gave it to me. He's my friend."
  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "What?"
  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "Little man, do you know this Jew?"
  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "Do you know this Jew?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "No, I just walked in, and he was helping himself. I've never seen him before in my life."
  • (Lieutenant Kotler) "You, finish cleaning the glasses. When I come back, we'll have a little chat about what happens to rats who steal."

Amber Beattie as Gretel

  • (Amber Beattie) "corrupted us through bad books --"
  • (Jim Norton) "The Jew here refers to the entire Jewish race. If it had been one man. something would have been done about him."

Jim Norton as Herr Liszt

  • (Jim Norton) "Yes Bruno?"
  • (Asa Butterfield) "I don't understand, the Jew is down to this one man?"
  • (Jim Norton) "The Jew here means the entire Jewish race. If it was just this one man I'm sure something would be done about him."
  • (Asa Butterfield) "There is such thing as a nice Jew isn't there?"
  • (Jim Norton) "I think Bruno if you ever find a nice Jew, you'd be the best explorer in the world."

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