Supervisor Quotes in Die Hard (1988)


Supervisor Quotes:

  • Supervisor: [as McClane tries to call up police] Attention, whoever you are, this channel is reserved for emergency calls only.

    John McClane: No fucking shit, lady. Does it sound like I'm ordering a pizza?

  • Walter Garber: You got it, you got it... any other demands?

    Ryder: Yeah, well no fucking pizza delivery man.

    Walter Garber: No, I mean are you guys like... are you terrorists?

    Ryder: Do I sound like a terrorist? Do I terrorize you?

    Walter Garber: Actually you don't, but not that I've ever talked to one. So, so... what, this is just about money?

    Ryder: Oh, is there anything else?

    Walter Garber: There's not dying.

    Ryder: Yeah, well you know you live, you die, you either go with the current or you fight it. We all end up at the same place.

    Walter Garber: Where's that, Jersey?

    Ryder: Yeah, you watch it I was born there man.

    Walter Garber: You know I'm just saying, you know you're up in a motorman's cab... so that means you know you're on the radio, which means that you're an easy target. You gotta know the drill.

    Ryder: Yeah, I know that soon I won't be alone and If I'm the first to get shot... I'm the first of many to get shot.

    Walter Garber: That's correct, but then you'd still be dead.

    Ryder: Dead is an improvement on a lot of things I can think of, buddy boy.

    Supervisor: Sounds like he slept with my ex.

  • [first lines]

    Supervisor: Gentlemen, we owe a quarterly. Vault 23, encryption download.

    Guard: Loaded.

    Supervisor: Level five. Sonic, please.

    Guard: Stable.

    Supervisor: Motion?

    Guard: Stable.

    Supervisor: Status check, please.

    Guard: All secure.

    Supervisor: Excellent. Carry on, gentlemen.

  • Supervisor: Hey! You gotta get him outta there, fast!

    Roberto: Ten thousand!

    Supervisor: Lira?

    Roberto: Dollars!

    Supervisor: Hey, wait a minute! You guys aren't gonna try to hold me up at a time like this?

    Enzo: Okay, you tell me. How much would you say a man's life is worth? In my village we have a saying. (to Roberto) How does it go again?

    Roberto: I don't remember.

    Supervisor: W-what's that supposed to mean?

    Enzo: Forget it.

  • Supervisor: Let me see if you understand this, my man. Rules are rules. Am I supposed to change 'em because you sitting across there screaming? Take a look at you. You fucking walk in here after, five, ten, however many years, and because today is the day you decide to kick, the whole fucking world is supposed to stop? Is that it? We all have been waiting for the day that you come through that door and tell us you no longer wanted to be a fucking dope fiend? Right? Get the fuck away from my desk.

  • Supervisor: [about to review one of Jack's phone conversation] Why don't we listen into one of your calls shall we?

    Jack Simpson: Excellent Idea

    Jack Simpson: [over phone] Good afternoon, My name is Jack Simpson and you are a good-for-nothing layabout. Ha Ha!

    Dave Jackson: [over phone] Hi Jack. How's it going?

    Jack Simpson: Shithouse. I just had this idiot on the line going on and on, so i told her to blow it out her arse. Still on for later?

    Dave Jackson: Yeah.

    Jack Simpson: Okay, I'll see you at the bowls club. I told that dumbfuck supervisor I've got a migraine coming on, so I reckon I'll get the arvo off. Ha ha ha

    [Supervisor stops recording]

    Jack Simpson: [sarcastically] Maybe a little long but otherwise I'd give it an... 85.21%

    Supervisor: Hmm. You're fired, Simpson.

  • Supervisor: How would you complete the phrase: I before E, except after...

    Bill: Could you repeat that one.

    Supervisor: I before E, except after...

    Bill: Except after 9 AM.

  • Metacontrol Inspector: Doctor, what do you plan to do with her nails?

    The surgeon: The same as always...

    Metacontrol Inspector: Do you want them?... Come on, don't be shy. Do you want them or not?

    Supervisor: Yes. This is the happiest day of my life.

    Metacontrol Inspector: Fine. I will wait for you outside. Don't be too long, we haven't much time. And be more careful this time, don't swallow them.

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