Red Dawn

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Red Dawn is a 1984 movie about a fictional Soviet invasion of the United States of America.

Written by John Milius and Kevin Reynolds. Directed by John Milius.
In our time, no foreign army has ever occupied American soil. Until now.

Col. Andy Tanner

  • The two toughest kids on the block, I guess...Sooner or later they gonna fight. [When asked why World War III started]

Col. Bella

  • a member of an elite paramilitary group, the eagle scouts. [when talking to the mayor about troublemakers]


Robert Morris:Wolverines![While firing Machine Gun towards Soviet Soldiers]

Matt Eckert: Tell me what's the difference between us and them!!?
Jed Eckert: Because...we live here!

Col. Andy Tanner: All that hate is gonna burn you up kid.
Robert Morris: It keeps me warm.

Matt Eckert: Well, who is on our side?
Col. Andrew Tanner: Six hundred million screamin' Chinamen.
Darryl Bates: Well, last I heard, there were a billion screamin' Chinamen.
Col. Andrew Tanner: There were. [Col. Tanner throws the whiskey into fire, and it violently ignites for a moment, possibly signifying the use of nuclear weapons against China by the Soviets]

[At an execution]
Jed Eckert: Do you want blindfolds?
Stepan Gorsky: This violates the Geneva convention!
Jed Eckert: I never heard of it!
Stepan Gorsky: Dogface! I show you how Soviet dies.
Robert: I've seen it before, pal.

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