The Legendary Putdown

‘Darling, you remind me of Marylin Monroe – not in looks of course, but in lack of talent.’

Film director Otto Preminger’s first words to Kim Cattrall of Sex in the City.

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2 Responses to The Legendary Putdown

  1. markelt says:

    Bessie Braddock: ‘Winston, you are drunk, and what’s more you are disgustingly drunk.’
    Churchill: ‘Bessie, my dear, you are ugly, and what’s more, you are disgustingly ugly. But tomorrow I shall be sober.’

  2. Stephen Foster says:

    She runs the gamut of emotions from A to B.

    Dorothy Parker, speaking of Katharine Hepburn

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