Waiter: Here you are, sir.
Dr. Jeff Cameron: These things are like water!
Waiter: They creep up on you.
Dr. Jeff Cameron: Bring me a couple more.
Waiter: But, sir, you have four and we are only allowed two to a customer.
Dr. Jeff Cameron: Why?
Waiter: That drink makes a guy talk back to his mother-in-law.
Dr. Jeff Cameron: What about his father-in-law?
Waiter: I suppose so.
Dr. Jeff Cameron: You’ve given me an idea.
Dan Milner: Whenever I have nothing to do and I can’t think, I always iron my money.
Lenore Brent: What d’ya do when you’re broke?
Dan Milner: When I’m broke, I press my pants.
His Kind of Woman (1951) — John Farrow
Robert Mitchum and Jane Russell in His Kind of Woman (John Farrow, 1951)
Charles Laughton in The Big Clock (John Farrow, 1948)