What is common between the movies Taxi Driver , Shutter Island , Raging Bull , The Departed , Hugo and Gangs Of New York ? These are some of the best movies the world has ever seen, yes? Great performances, right? Brilliant dialogues too.

And, of course, Martin Scorsese.

Whether one is a movie buff or not, he or she will still be well acquainted with at least five of Scorsese’s movies. His movies have reached a cult status owing to some of the greatest performances by some of the greatest actors. But what makes his movies especially memorable are its dialogues.

So, here are a few dialogues from some of his movies that prove that he is the granddaddy of cinema. And that he never goes wrong.

Happy Birthday, Sir! We are forever grateful.

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