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Midnight Run

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Cast
Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin, Yaphet Kotto, John Ashton, Dennis Farina, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Foronjy, Robert Miranda, Jack Kehoe, Philip Baker Hall
Released
1988
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Bail bondsman Eddie tells bounty hunter Jack, referring to crooked accountant “The Duke,” “Because this guy is crazy.”
”Are you out of your mind?” (0:07)

The Duke tells Eddie, “I suffer from aviophobia.”

”I also suffer from acrophobia and claustrophobia.” (0:19)

On the airplane The Duke starts to panic. (0:24)

Jack tells The Duke, “Right now I’m in a great... mood.” (0:25)

Gang boss Serrano asks his thug Joey, referring to thug Tony, “Is this moron number one? Put moron number two on.” (0:26)

The Duke tells Jack, “It’s very claustrophobic in here.”
Jack: “... when we get to L.A. you can tell the prison psychiatrist all about it.”
”I told you I was claustrophobic.” (0:27)

The Duke tells Jack, “Well that’s living in denial.”
Jack: ”Living in denial?”
”Now that’s living in denial.” (0:32)

Eddie asks Jack, “What are you, out of your mind?” (0:38)

Jack tells The Duke, “Don’t have any illusions.”
The Duke: “Illusions?”
”Illusions. Illusions.” (0:39)

By telephone Jack tells Eddie, “I am in no... mood for this,” (0:57)

Jack tells The Duke, “I was close to this... big heroin dealer in Chicago... my fellow officers mysteriously discovered seven pounds of heroin in my house, so this big time drug dealer gave me a choice.” (0:59)

The Duke asks Jack, “Why didn’t you just leave that heroin dealer alone?” (1:03)

Serrano calls Joey, “... you moron...” (1:14)

The Duke tells Jack, “Yes... but you had no knowledge I was lying about my fear of flying...”
”You know why you have an ulcer? Because you have two form of expression: silence and rage.” (1:18)

Bounty hunter Jerry asks FBI agent Mosely, referring to smoking, “Why don’t you quit.” (1:25)

The Duke: “Did you ever have sex with an animal, Jack?” (1:26)

The Duke tells Jack, “It really insults my intelligence.”
”Serrano is the heroin dealer you told me about in Chicago?” (1:29)

The Duke: “Marvin, I have to tell you, I have this very serious fear of flying.” (1:38)

By telephone Eddie asks Jack, “Are you... nuts...?” (1:40)

By telephone Jack tells Tony, referring to Serrano, “I know he’s the only one of you... idiots who won’t take a shot at me...”
”You got that, moron?” (1:42)

Joey asks Tony, “What are you... nuts?” (1:46)