American Gangster – Denzel Washington to Lymari Nadal
The Rum Diary – Richard Jenkins to Johnny Depp (twice!)
Casino Jack – Jon Lovitz to Journalist
Office Space: "Illegal? Samir, this is America. "
Coming to America: "I don’t care who you are. This is America, Jack. Say another word about Lisa, and I’ll break my foot off in your royal ass. "
Odd recurring dialogue motif.
Bambi’s friend Oslo: I’m sorry about your mother’s demise, Bambi.
Bambi: Ah, that’s alright.
Oslo: But you realize that this is America. You can always find another mother.
“Well make more fuckin’ money. This is America. You don’t make money, then you’re a fuckin’ douchebag.”
-from The Departed
Not the exact phrase but close-
“It’s America, dude. Learn the rules!”
“Learn the rules? You learn the rules! We Greeks invented democracy!”
“You also invented homos.”
“You wish. You got to buy me dinner first!”
- from Ghost World
stand-up: http://comedians.jokes.com/kyle-kinane/videos/kyle-kinane—-this-is-america – at the end
Michael Moore: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=wgNuSEZ8CDw#! – 14.20 in
not a film but a song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otzQosAc4PQ – This is America by Nikki Hornsby
Not a film but still amazing.