Top 10 Star Wars Quotes (and what makes them great)31.07.08 # Top Ten # 44 Comments
8. “You don’t know how hard I found it, signing the order to terminate your life”
Film: Episode IV: A New Hope
Who: Governor “Grand Moff” Tarkin to Princess Leia Organa
What makes it great?
Grand Moff Tarkin. Possibly the coldest looking character in the history of cinema. His white hair, pale, old, emotionless face, and violent vocabulary bring us one of the most sinister supporting roles in the whole saga. To look at, Darth Vader is just a helmet, but here is a grandfather euthanizing a 19 year old girl, and giving us our most chilling glance at the ordinary, human face of the Dark Side.