Inspector Thompson Quotes in The Adventures of Tintin (2011)


Inspector Thompson Quotes:

  • Thomson: [looks at the newspaper] Great Scotland Yard! That's extraordinary!

    Tintin: What is?

    Thomson: Worthington's having a half-price sale on bowler hats!

    Inspector Thompson: [snatches the newspaper] Really, Thomson! This is hardly the time...

    [looks at the newspaper]

    Inspector Thompson: Great Scotland Yard!

    ThomsonTintin: What is it?

    Inspector Thompson: Canes are half-price too!

  • Silk: I'm not a bad person. I'm a kleptomaniac.

    Thomson: A what?

    Inspector Thompson: It's fear of open spaces.

    Thomson: Poor man. No wonder he keeps his wallets in the living room.

  • [from trailer]

    Tintin: Are you going to take charge of this evidence?

    Inspector Thompson: Never fear, Tintin! The evidence is safe with us!

    [falls down stairs]

    Thomson: Thompson? Where are you?

    Inspector Thompson: Well, I'm already downstairs! You'd better keep up!

  • [Thomson and Thompson plan a trap for the wallet thief]

    Inspector Thompson: It's childishly simple!

    Thomson: To be precise: it's simply childish!

  • Inspector Thompson: You are under arrest!

    Thomson: To be precise: you are under arrest!

  • [Tintin and his friends have discovered that the "Milanese Nightengale" is none other than Opera singer, Bianca Castafiore by seeing a poster of her in the entrance of the sheik's palace]

    Thomson: [amazed] My!

    Inspector Thompson: [equally amazed] My!

    Captain Haddock: [stoutly, yet awestruck] What a *dish.*

  • Constable Dexter: Inspector, there's a broken coffee cup down here.

    Inspector Thompson: Dexter, they have people to clear these things up. You get on with your own job.

  • Constable Dexter: Sir, someone's traipsed a load of mud in down here.

    Inspector Thompson: Not now, Dexter, please.

  • [repeated line]

    Inspector Thompson: I'm Inspector Thom...

  • Inspector Thompson: Well, you see, this is why we have rules and regulations, isn't it?

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