Fright Night (1985) Movie Poster

Quotes from Fright Night (1985)

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    • [Evil Ed asks Charley if Amy found out what he's really like]
    • Evil Ed: So, did she find out what you're really like?
    • Charley Brewster: Get lost, EVIL!
    • Evil Ed: Oh, call me anything you want. Only you're the one failing trig, not me.
    • [Jerry welcomes Charley and Peter Vincent to his home]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Welcome to... Fright... Night! For real.
    • [the vampire movie shows Peter Vincent catching Miss Nina in the act]
    • Peter Vincent: Stop, you creature of the night!
    • [Nina hisses]
    • Miss Nina: Who are you who interrupts my nightly feeding?
    • Peter Vincent: I... am... Peter Vincent, vampire killer!
    • [Charley and Evil Ed walk out of class together]
    • Charley Brewster: That bastard! Why didn't he tell us there was going to be a pop quiz?
    • Evil Ed Thompson: That's the point of a pop quiz, Brewster... to surprise you.
    • [last lines]
    • [Evil Ed laughs from the outside of Charley's bedroom window]
    • Evil Ed Thompson: Oh, you're so COOL, Brewster!
    • [Charley finds Evil Ed who's pretending to be bitten]
    • Charley Brewster: Jesus, I warned him!
    • Evil Ed: He got me, Charley! He bit me! You know what you're gonna have to do now, don't you? Kill me. Kill me, Charley... before I turn into a vampire, and... GIVE YOU A HICKEY!
    • [Charley and Amy hear Evil Ed scream from a distance]
    • Amy: It was just Evil messin' around again.
    • [Amy yells back]
    • Amy: Cut it out Evil, it's not funny!
    • Charley Brewster: What if he was really in trouble?
    • Amy: Charley, you're not gonna let him sucker you in again are you?
    • [the vampire Jerry Dandrige approaches Charley in Charley's bedroom]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Now we wouldn't want to wake your mother, would we Charley? Then I'd have to kill her too. RIGHT?
    • [Jerry tosses Charley across his room, before grabbing him up by his throat]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Do you realize how much trouble you've caused me? Spying on me. Almost disturbing my sleep this afternoon. Telling policemen about me!
    • [Jerry drags Charley along one of the bedroom walls by the throat]
    • Jerry Dandrige: You deserve to die, boy. Of course... I could give you something I don't have. A choice. Forget about me, Charley. Forget about me, and I'll forget about you. What do you say, Charley?
    • [Charley pulls out a small cross from his front pocket and holds it up to Jerry's face, but Jerry quickly grabs and crushes onto]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Fool!
    • [two bouncers take away Charley and Amy]
    • Club Rate Bouncer #2: I got him!
    • Jerry Dandrige: He's mine.
    • Club Rate Bouncer #1: You want chicken, man, you go someplace else.
    • Jerry Dandrige: Out of my way!
    • Club Rate Bouncer #1: Move me!
    • [Jerry's hand changes, his eyes glow red, and reveals a set of fangs]
    • Club Rate Bouncer #1: LEON!
    • Peter Vincent: Mrs. Brewster. My God, the phone lines have been cut.
    • [Evil Ed arises from under the bed sheets with a wig on]
    • Evil Ed: I know.
    • [giggling]
    • Evil Ed: I DID IT!
    • Peter Vincent: Where is Charley's mother?
    • [removes the wig]
    • Evil Ed: Oh, well, she's working nights. BUT!... she left a note.
    • [He chuckles like a speed freak as he removes the note from his pocket. He reads it]
    • Evil Ed: Mmmmmm mmm! His dinner... is in the oven!
    • Billy Cole: Well, what do we have here? Vampire-killers?
    • [Jerry removes his arm from his eyes and looks down at Billy's body at the bottom of the steps]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Do you?
    • [Jerry smiles and retreats; Charley and Peter are confused]
    • Charley Brewster: What did he mean by that?
    • Peter Vincent: Nothing! He was just bluffing.
    • [Behind them, Billy rises... from the dead!]
    • [Billy begins to ascend up the stairs, and Peter draws his gun]
    • Peter Vincent: Stop... Stop, or I'll shoot.
    • [Billy ignores him and continues to walk up the stairs]
    • Peter Vincent: I'm warning you. Don't force me to shoot!
    • [Billy still ignores him, and Peter shoots him point blank in the head. His body collides down the stairs as Jerry begins to sne]
    • Charley Brewster: STOP!
    • [Jerry covers his eyes, whimpering]
    • Charley Brewster: We have him.
    • [Evil describes the two latest murders to Charley]
    • Evil Ed: Charley. You know what I heard on the police band last night?
    • Charley Brewster: What?
    • Evil Ed: That wasn't the only murder. The second in two days. And get this...
    • [Evil smirking]
    • Evil Ed: Both of them had their heads chopped off.
    • [Evil chuckling]
    • Evil Ed: Can you believe it?
    • Charley Brewster: You're sick.
    • [as Evil continues laughing]
    • [Charley arrives upstairs in Evil Ed's bedroom]
    • Evil Ed Thompson: And to what do I owe this dubious pleasure?
    • [Charley tells Amy to let Evil go on his own]
    • Charley Brewster: No vampire's gonna want him anyway. Probably give him blood poisoning.
    • [Peter Vincent holds his crucifix over the wounded vampire Evil Ed]
    • Evil Ed: The master will kill you for this! But not fast. Slowly! Oh, so slowly!
    • [Jerry corners a terrified Evil Ed into an alley]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Hello, Edward. You don't have to be afraid of me. I know what it's like being different. Only they won't pick on you anymore... or beat you up. I'll see to that. All you have to do is take my hand. Go on, Edward. Take my hand!
    • [Ed in tears stands up to take Jerry's hand]
    • [Charley turns to a now believing, now terrified Peter Vincent for help fighting vampires]
    • Peter Vincent: That's just a character I played in a movie! Peter Vincent's not even my real name!
    • [Peter Vincent tells Charley that he was fired from his job]
    • Peter Vincent: I have just been fired because nobody wants to see vampire killers anymore, or vampires either. Apparently, all they want to see are demented madmen running around in ski-masks, hacking up young virgins.
    • [Jerry holds Charley's hand in a crushing matter]
    • Jerry Dandrige: You shouldn't lose your temper, Charley. It isn't polite.
    • [Charley warns Evil for joking around]
    • Charley Brewster: You're gonna get yours someday.
    • Evil Ed: Oh, yeah. When? When I'm bit by a vampire? There are no such things as vampires, fruitcake!
    • [Jerry Dandrige tells Charley that he'll drop by anytime he feels like it]
    • Jerry Dandrige: What's the matter, Charley? Afraid I'd never come over without being invited first?
    • [Charley's mother laughs]
    • Jerry Dandrige: You're right. You're quite right. Of course, uh, now that I've been made welcome I'll probably drop by quite a bit. In fact, anytime I feel like it.
    • [Jerry watches the terrified Charley walk backwards up the stairs to his bedroom]
    • Jerry Dandrige: See you... soon.
    • [Jerry Dandrige meets Peter Vincent]
    • [shaking hands]
    • Jerry Dandrige: Mr. Vincent. I've seen all of your films. And I found them... very amusing.
    • [Billy surprises Charley who's snooping around Dandrige's basement door]
    • Billy Cole: Hey, Kid! What are you doing?
    • [the nervous Charley]
    • Charley Brewster: Nothin'...
    • Billy Cole: Oh, yeah? Well, just see that it stays that way... Kid.
    • Jerry Dandrige: Yes, Charley, you've already causes your friends quite enough pain.
    • [trying to trick Charley]
    • Amy: What's wrong? Don't you want me anymore?
    • [Charley pulls out a crucifix and she hides her face; crying]
    • Amy: It's not my fault, Charley. You promised you wouldn't let him get me! You promised!
    • [after he hears a scream from upstairs, where vampire Amy is sleeping]
    • Jerry Dandrige: - I think she just opened her eyes.
    • Charley Brewster: You can't kill me here.
    • Jerry Dandrige: I don't want to kill you, Charley. I want you to bring Peter Vincent to my house. Just the two of you. That is, if you ever want to see Amy... again
    • [finds Charlie's room full of lit candles, garlic, and crosses]
    • Evil Ed: Wow... what's all this for?
    • Amy: Charlie it's... it's gonna be dangerous going in that house all alone, isn't it? I mean you're gonna need all the help you can get, right? Somebody like Peter Vincent for instance?
    • Evil Ed: Yeah!
    • Charley Brewster: I tried him already.
    • Amy: Well, why don't you let us try him again before you do anything?
    • Charley Brewster: There's NOT enough time, Amy!
    • Amy: Well what happens if you go into that house alone, and he gets *you*? Who's gonna stop him then?
    • Evil Ed: Yeah, then he'll be able to suck his way through the entire town... but it wouldn't be much of a loss.
    • Amy: Charlie, it's gonna be dark soon, and you don't want to go into that house then, do you?
    • Charley Brewster: No, no you're right there. Alright, try him again.
    • Amy: Alright, now you promise you're not gonna do anything until you hear from us, okay?
    • [sharpening a stake]
    • Charley Brewster: Self defense, not that I think I'll need it. He'll be dead before nightfall.
    • [Charlie nods glumly]
    • Amy: Okay, come on!
    • Charley Brewster: Amy, you don't believe me, do you?
    • Amy: Charley, I love you.
    • Amy: Who will be?
    • Charley Brewster: Dandridge, I'm waiting for the guy he lives with to leave, then I'll go next door, find his coffin and pound this through his heart.
    • Amy: That's murder, Charlie!
    • Charley Brewster: You can't murder a vampire, Amy, he's already dead, remember? Listen, I just taped this.
    • [teasingly]
    • Evil Ed: Amy, what're we gonna do? This is just like Fright Night!
    • [playback on tape]
    • Newscaster: Now for the 2 o' clock news. Another body of a young woman was discovered early this morning in back of the Sheridan mall.
    • [shuts off tape]
    • Charley Brewster: You see that? I don't have any choice. Somebody has to stop him.
    • [to Charley after being turned into a vampire]
    • Amy: What's wrong? Don't you want me anymore?
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