October 15, 2013 at 10:17 am #304480
What are some of your all-time favourite TV monologues? Whether because of the writing or the acting, which monologues come to your mind as the greatest ones?
Post your opinion here (it’s even better if you can post the link to a video) and maybe latter we can have a poll about it 🙂
Off the top of my head:
Sister Jude’s squirrel monologue in AHS: Asylum
Sister Jude’s drunken monologue in AHS: Asylum
Walt’s “confession” tape in Breaking Bad
Belize’s description of Heaven in Angels in America (3:04 – 4:40)
Ethel Rosenberg at Roy Cohn’s deathbed in Angels in America (2:55 – 4:30)
I’m pretty sure I can remember a lot more, these are just a fewOctober 15, 2013 at 1:46 pm #304482
In recent memory, it has to be this one.
Patty Hewes confronting her father in Damages Series FinaleOctober 15, 2013 at 3:46 pm #304483October 15, 2013 at 4:06 pm #304485October 15, 2013 at 4:31 pm #304486
Jessica Lange’s monologue about the squirel in AHS: Asylum was acting at its finest.October 15, 2013 at 9:11 pm #304489
Thanks for the link. That’s one of my favorites.October 15, 2013 at 9:53 pm #304490
I’m just gonna say it, Mellie tells of Fitz in Scandal
And not quite a monologue but Deborah’s speech in Bad Moon Rising is hilarious
And basically any monologue that has ever been on Scrubs:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjAcG0zTVUs October 16, 2013 at 8:02 pm #304493
I think that there was one good monologue scene on Nikita, of one episode where she is tortured, it was emmy gold as I remember had the show had been more accessible.October 16, 2013 at 10:13 pm #304494
Sue Sylvester’s eulogy speech for (SPOILER) her sister in Season 2 Glee.
sorry, couldn’t find a video!October 20, 2013 at 9:21 am #304495
Josh Holloway as Sawyer Ford to Doug Hutchison as Horace Goodspeed in the fifth season episode “LaFleur” of Lost on ABC: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdEsRVHevOQ
had a thing for a girl once. And I had a shot at her, but I didn’t
take it. For a little while, I’d lay in bed every night, wondering if
was a mistake—wondering if I’d ever stop thinking about her. And now, I
can barely even remember what she looks like. I mean, her face,
it’s—she’s just gone. And she ain’t never coming back. So, is three
long enough to get over someone? Absolutely.”
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