Here's a site with various quotes from pins in the movies, which I started on February 2, 2013. This site will be updated as I add more pinball quotes.  




Bridesmaids: "Took a hard hard violent fall. Kinda pinballed down." 19 minutes, 31 seconds into movie. (Melissa McCarthy)


Cannonball Run II: "All of a sudden the gages started lighting up like a pinball machine." (Susan Anton)


Larceny, Inc. (1942): "You should have thought of that before you got into slot machines, pinballs, and other dubious rackets." approx. 10 minutes into movie. (prison warden to Edward G. Robinson)

2/2/13 (thanks Dennis Dodel)

The Making of Tron (on "The Original Classic: Special Edition" bonus dvd)"...And he explained to us, that were uh, in a, uh, a pinball machine, which came as a great revelation to all of us." 41 minutes, 48 seconds into documentary (Barnard Hughes)


My Favorite Brunette (1947): Bob Hope unknowingly plays golf with an insane asylum escapee. Lon Chaney Jr. breaks up that game and begins to capture Bob Hope to take Bob to the asylum. As Lon Chaney bends Bob's right wrist backwards at 43 mins 28 seconds into the film, Bob remarks, "Watch out! That is my pinball hand."

3/6/17 (thanks Jim Strehlow, from the Pacific Pinball Museum)

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest: "Next girl that takes me on is going to light up like a pinball machine and pay off in silver dollars........!" (Jack Nicholson)

2/2/13 (thanks Derek Moore)

Thank God It's Friday: "Why don't you play pinball and I'll go up to the lounge and check things out." (Paul Jabara)


21 Jump Street: "Where's the pinball guy. There he is. That's him. That's him." 1 hr., 42 minutes, 18 seconds into movie. (Jonah Hill to Ice Cube)


Virus: "You got us lit up like a pinball machine." (Donald Sutherland)

2/2/13 (thanks Sampo)

Picnic (trailer "On The Waterfront" dvd, 2001 release): "There comes a time in a man's life when he's gotta quit rolling around like a pinball." 1 minute, 30 seconds into trailer. (William Holden)


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