George Carol Sims

[Peter Ruric]

George Carol Sims Quotes

  • ''Fifteen years I've rotted in the darkness. Waited. Not to kill you. To kill your soul. Slowly.''
    Peter Ruric, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Edgar G. Ulmer. Dr. Vitus Werdegast (Bela Lugosi), The Black Cat, confronting his traitorous former commander (1934). Suggested by the Edgar Allan Poe story.
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  • ''You hear that, Vitus? The phone is dead. Even the phone is dead.''
    Peter Ruric, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Edgar G. Ulmer. Hjalmar Poelzig (Boris Karloff), The Black Cat, to Dr. Werdegast, over a game of chess (1934). While playing chess for the lives of Mr. and Mrs. Alison; Mr. Alison has just tried to phone for a taxi; suggested by the Edgar Allan Poe story.
  • ''The black cat does not die. Those same books, if I am not mistaken, teach that the black cat is deathless. Deathless as evil. It is the origin of the common superstition of the cat with nine lives.''
    Peter Ruric, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Edgar G. Ulmer. Hjalmar Poelzig (Boris Karloff), The Black Cat, discussing the shooting of a black cat (1934). Suggested by the Edgar Allan Poe story.
  • ''Well, I suppose we've got to have architects, too. But if I wanted to build a nice, cozy, unpretentious insane asylum, he'd be the man for it.''
    Peter Ruric, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Edgar G. Ulmer. Peter Alison (David Manners), The Black Cat, talking to Dr. Werdegast about Poelzig and his disquieting house (1934). Suggested by the Edgar Allan Poe story.
  • ''Whoever eats anything at a wedding luncheon? They make the food out of papier mâché. My salad had been used four or five times this week.''
    Peter Ruric, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Edgar G. Ulmer. Peter Alison (David Manners), The Black Cat, talking to his bride on the train (1934). Suggested by the Edgar Allan Poe story.

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