First Griner Quotes in Deliverance (1972)


First Griner Quotes:

  • Lewis: Your name Griner?

    First Griner: What you wanna know for?

    Lewis: Can you and your brother drive two cars down to Aintry for us?

    First Griner: Drive 'em down there for what?

    Lewis: Me and my buddy here are taking a canoe trip down the Cahulawassee. We'd like our cars to be down in Aintry when we get there. Be there about Sunday noon.

    First Griner: [sarcastically] Canoe trip?

    Lewis: That's right, a canoe trip.

    First Griner: What the hell you wanna go fuck around with that river for?

    Lewis: Because it's there.

    First Griner: It's there all right. You get in there and can't get out, you gonna wish it wasn't.

    Ed: [to Lewis, whispering] Look, Lewis, let's go back to town and, ah... play golf.

    Lewis: [ignoring Ed] I'll give you thirty dollars to take those cars down to Aintry.

    First Griner: I'll take fifty.

    Lewis: Fifty, my ass.

    Ed: Lewis, don't play games with these people!

    First Griner: Whud you say?

    Lewis: I said "fifty, my ass."

    Ed: [whispering urgently] Lewis!

    First Griner: I'll do it for forty.

    Lewis: Mm-hmm...

    [to Ed]

    Lewis: You good for ten?

    Ed: Sure.

  • [Lewis and Ed take a wrong turn looking for the river]

    First Griner: Where you goin' city boy?

    Lewis: We'll find it. We'll find it.

    Second Griner: It ain't nothin' but the biggest fuckin' river in the state.

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