View Full Version : I need a good movie quote with the word "lab" or "laboratory"

10-25-2010, 08:02 PM
I need to find one or more good soundbites where someone says something about a lab or laboratory, especially something that includes a reference to something escaping from the lab or otherwise being evil or bad news.

I'm creating an audio thing where I'm talking about a good kind of lab where bad things don't happen by contrasting it with bad labs where bad things happen.

Google was not particularly helpful, and the only thing close to what I need was a clip from Frankenstein (I jsut typed "Frankenstoid"...) 1931 where he says "It's alive!" but it's not ideal and only works for people who know the movie, since it doesn't directly reference things happening in the lab.

Thanks in advance for your help!

10-25-2010, 08:20 PM
In Rocky Horror, Frank-n-furter says "Come up to the lab, and see what's on the slab."

Joey P
10-25-2010, 08:21 PM
Does it have to be from a movie? I'm sure you could find plenty of Dexter's Laboratory quotes.

I haven't listened to it in a while, but you might be able to find something in Donovan's Brain. (http://www.escape-suspense.com/2007/10/suspense---dono.html)

10-25-2010, 08:34 PM
You can search quotes at the IMDB. Go to that page and at the topmost drop-down list, select Quotes (immediately to the right of Search). Then type in "lab" or "laboratory" and off you go.

Suggestion: Veronica Mars, Show Me the Monkey

"Wow... this is one trashed lab. All it's missing is a big hole in the wall shaped like the Hulk."

Spatial Rift 47
10-26-2010, 07:36 PM
Does it have to be from a movie? I'm sure you could find plenty of Dexter's Laboratory quotes.



10-26-2010, 07:42 PM
Transylvania 6-5000 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gNbxAQkLmI)

Don't know how you are at editing but around the 5-7 minute mark, Dr. Malavaqua asks if Hunyadi is in the lab and then about 2 minutes later he freaks out when he finds out that Hunyadi is not, in fact, in the lab.

10-26-2010, 07:46 PM
Later on, same movie... (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FzHEgl4Bclg&feature=related) The doctor is still looking for Hunyadi and is yelling at his hunchbacked assistant about it. Start to about 30 seconds in.

Staale Nordlie
10-26-2010, 07:47 PM

(Put "lab" in the Keywords box.)

10-26-2010, 07:50 PM
I was working in the lab late one night . . . . (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sa1i375FuGw&p=329ADA6DEEB03985&playnext=1&index=39)

10-26-2010, 07:54 PM
Well, this is the second time this week I've recommended the MST3K version of The Brain That Wouldn't Die, but: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-cZlVWwh5IU&feature=related .

From 0:59 to 1:06.

"I've been working on something like this for weeks."
"In your .... laboratory?"
(Mike Nelson: "Yes, my ... laboratory.")

Robot Arm
10-26-2010, 08:07 PM
"You, put that thing back on the table, and strap him down tightly." from Young Frankenstein.

Doesn't have the word "laboratory", but I think it demonstrates the proper spirit.

And an IMDb quote search on "laboratory" returns some promising hits.

10-26-2010, 08:30 PM
"I don't understand this outburst. You've become highly irrational since that explosion in your laboratory. You lost your eye, your arm, your leg, your larynx. What's wrong with you?"

-The Nude Bomb


10-26-2010, 08:43 PM
"Deep in my laboratory, late one night, my eyes beheld a curious sight...'