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33 Coolest Pick-Up Lines In Movie History

"That's a nice dress — where's the rest of it?"

Pick-up lines are almost always a bad move, but these fictional movie characters somehow pulled them off expertly. There are plenty of good ones throughout the history of film, but these no doubt the smoothest.

"You need kissing badly. That's what's wrong with you. You should be kissed often, and by someone who knows how."
Clark Gable, Gone with the Wind (1939)

"Will you marry me? Did he leave you any money? Answer the second question first."
Groucho Marx, Duck Soup (1933)

"I hate to see you go, I love to watch you leave."
John Travolta, Face/Off (1997)

"Now on the one hand, it's very difficult for a man to even speak to someone who looks like you. But on the other hand, should that be your problem?"
Will Smith, Hitch (2005)

"You're good-looking. You got a beautiful body, beautiful legs, beautiful face, all these guys in love with you. Only you've got a look in your eye like you haven't been f***ed in a year."
Al Pacino, Scarface (1983)

"Your husband had told me you were the most beautiful woman he'd ever met. I didn't expect the most beautiful woman I'd ever met."
George Clooney, Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

"How would you like to have a sexual encounter so intense, it could conceivably change your political views?"
John Cusack, The Sure Thing (1985)

"Gimme some sugar, baby."
Bruce Campbell, Army of Darkness (1992)

"That's a nice dress — where's the rest of it?"
Andy Garcia, Internal Affairs (1990)

"I don't exactly know what I am required to say in order for you to have intercourse with me. But could we assume that I said all that? I mean, essentially we are talking about fluid exchange, right? So could we just go straight to the sex?"
Russell Crowe, A Beautiful Mind (2001)

"You make me want to be a better man."
Jack Nicholson, As Good As It Gets (1997)

"You know how they say we only use ten percent of our brains? I think we only use ten percent of our hearts."
Owen Wilson, Wedding Crashers (2005)

"I hear voices, too. Voices that say, 'If you don't kiss her soon, you're a chump.'"
Jimmy Stewart, You Can't Take It with You (1938)

"Is that canon fire, or is it my heart pounding?"
Ingrid Bergman, Casablanca (1942)

"I want you. I want all of you. Forever. You and me. Every day."
Ryan Gosling, The Notebook (2004)

"I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party."
Steve Carell, Anchorman (2004)

"I may be an outlaw, darling. But you're the one stealing my heart."
Brad Pitt, Thelma and Louise (1991)

"When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible."
Billy Crystal, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

"Take me to bed or lose me forever."
Meg Ryan, Top Gun (1986)

"Ma'am in the leopard dress — you have an amazing rack."
Bradley Cooper, The Hangover (2009)

"We gotta get you out of those wet clothes and into a dry martini."
Jay Chandrasekhar, Beerfest (2006)

"You were hoping to get a goodnight kiss?" "I was hoping to get goodnight laid."
Matt Damon, Good Will Hunting (1997)

"You give me premature ventricular contractions. You make my heart skip a beat."
Natalie Portman, No Strings Attached (2011)

"You scratch our backs, we'll scratch yours." "Well, Jules, the funny thing about my back is that it's located on my c**k."
Jonah Hill, Superbad (2007)

"Now what's a nice girl like you doing in a place like this?"
Sean Connery, You Only Live Twice (1967)

"See, I've got this little problem. I've got a stalker... I need a cover. I need for you to pretend we're having a scintillating conversation, and you are wildly entertained."
Tom Cruise, Vanilla Sky (2001)

"I don't know how to put this, but... I'm kind of a big deal."
Will Ferrell, Anchorman (2004)

"There's no reason we need to be shackled by the strictures of the employee-employer relationship. Unless, of course, you're into that sort of thing. In which case, I got some shackles in the back. I'm just kidding. But seriously, I've got 'em."
Ben Stiller, Dodgeball (2004)

"You are everything I never knew I always wanted."
Matthew Perry, Fools Rush In (1997)

"You know, it's dangerous for you to be here in the frozen foods section — because you could melt all this stuff."
Steve Martin, My Blue Heaven (1990)

"Your eyes are amazing, you know that? You should never shut them, even at night."
Oliver Martinez, Unfaithful (2002)

"I love you. You complete me."
Tom Cruise, Jerry Maguire (1996)

"Drop that zero and get with the hero."
Vanilla Ice, Cool as Ice (1991)