Preston Packard Quotes in Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Preston Packard Quotes:
Preston Packard: How you doing?
Bill Randa: I'm fine, thank you.
Preston Packard: Good. Glad to hear. I was worrying about you.
Preston Packard: [pulls gun]
Preston Packard: You... are going to tell me everything I don't know... or I'm gonna blow your head off.
Bill Randa: Monsters exist.
Preston Packard: No shit.
Bill Randa: Nobody believed me. Yesterday I was a crackpot. But today?
Preston Packard: So this was never about geology? You dropped those charges to flush something out. Who are you?
Bill Randa: You heard of the U.S.S. Lautmann? Neither did the public. Out of a thousand young men on that ship I was the only survivor. They told my family she was sunk in battle but I know what I saw. It had no conscience. No reasoning. Just destroy. I spent the last 30 year trying to prove the truth of what I learned that day. This planet doesn't belong to us. Ancient species owned this Earth long before mankind, and if we keep our heads buried in the sand they will take it back. My agency is known as MONARCH. We specialize in the hunting of Massive Unidentified Terrestrial Organisms.
Preston Packard: You knew that thing was out here?
Bill Randa: I'm sorry for your men. Believe me I truly am. Get us home. With proof. So that we can send the cavalry.
Preston Packard: I AM the cavalry.
[Preston's squad flies through a storm]
Preston Packard: Remember the tale of Icarus, whose father gave him wax wings to fly. But he flew too close to the sun, and his wings melted, and he fell into the sea. But our wings are not made of wax, but Pennsylvania steel, guaranteed not to melt.
Preston Packard: It's time to show Kong that man is king!
Preston Packard: [last words, to Kong] Die, you motherf...
[Kong crushes him]
Preston Packard: We are dealing with a monster from a bygone era.
Preston Packard: You did two years here?
Mason Weaver: I was in Saigon.
Preston Packard: You were in the shit. I respect that. But it was people like you that cost us the fight.
Mason Weaver: You're blaming the people without a gun for losing the war?
Preston Packard: A camera does a lot more damage than a gun. And we didn't lose the war, we abandoned it.
Preston Packard: We're soldiers, we do the dirty work so that families back home don't suffer! They shouldn't even know that a thing like this exists!
Mason Weaver: The world is bigger than this.
Preston Packard: Bitch, please!
James Conrad: I'm sorry, Colonel Packard...
[holds up Chapman's dog tags]
James Conrad: Chapman is dead.
Preston Packard: Doesn't change a thing. We're still going to that crash site.
James Conrad: What's at that crash site that you want so badly?
Preston Packard: Weapons! Enough to kill it!
James Conrad: Kong didn't kill Chapman...
Preston Packard: [holding up dog tags] But he DID kill these men! MY men!
Preston Packard: I know an enemy when I see one.
Preston Packard: [looks at his war medals] All this, and for what?
Preston Packard: [upon seeing a leafwing through the scope of a rifle] That's one ugly-ass bird.
Preston Packard: You are going to tell me everything I don't know, or I'm gonna blow your head off!
Bill Randa: Monsters exist...
Preston Packard: No shit!
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