Secret Window Quotes

Mort: [to Amy on the phone] It's a beautiful house. I like it. Hell, I love it. That's why I bought it.

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Mort: [Mort and his conscience arguing and pushing each other]
Mort's Conscience: [screaming at Mort making him unable to speak]
Mort: Rah. Rah. Rah. Rah.

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John Shooter: [Mort finds Shooter at the end of the path] You read it?
Mort: I did.
John Shooter: I imagine it rang a bell, didn't it?
Mort: Oh, it certainly did. When'd you write it?
John Shooter: I thought you'd ask that.
Mort: Well, sure. I mean, that's the whole point, isn't it? When two writers show up with the same story, it's all about who wrote the words first. Wouldn't you say that's true?
John Shooter: I suppose I would. I suppose that's also why I came all the way up here from Miss'ippi.

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Mort: I don't wanna call her. I want to go to sleep. I want to take a nap. Okay. No nap. I give her a call about the magazine. I go write some crap for a couple of hours and then I get to take a nap, right? Chico [beating his neck]
Mort: Chi-i-i-i-co-o-o-o, don't be disco-o-o-oura-a-a-aged. All right, go ahead and be discouraged, you blind bastard, see if I care.

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Mort: I'll call you later.
Sheriff Dave Newsome: Okay. [Mort drives a short distance away]
Mort: I'm gonna' call you on the phone.
Sheriff Dave Newsome: [long pause] Okay.

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[Mort believes Shooter is in his bathroom and attacks with a fireplace poker]
Mort: I killed a mirror.
Mort: And my shower door.

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