Jack Burton: Ok, you people! Sit tight, hold the fort and keep the home fires burning. And if we're not back by dawn... call the president.
Jack Burton: Tall guy, weird cloths. First you see him, then you don't.
Jack Burton: Now I'm not saying that I've been everywhere and I've done everything, but I do know it's a pretty amazing planet we live on, and a man would have to be some kind of FOOL to think we're alone in THIS universe.
Jack Burton: Ready? I was BORN ready.
Jack Burton: When some wild-eyed, eight-foot-tall maniac grabs your neck, taps the back of your favorite head up against the barroom wall, looks you crooked in the eye and asks you if ya paid your dues, you just stare that big sucker right back in the eye, and you remember what ol' Jack Burton always says at a time like that: "Have ya paid your dues, Jack?" "Yessir, the check is in the mail."
The ending song is performed by The Coupe de Villes. A band whose members include John Carpenter, Nick Castle and Tommy Lee Wallace (second unit director on this picture)
Some of the lightning forms a Chinese symbol as it disappears. The symbol translates as "carpenter". This film was directed by John Carpenter.
DVD Easter Eggs: (Hidden So You Don't See Anything You Don't Want To See)
Description: Hidden Trailers & Video game screens
On the second disc highlight the Richard Edlund interview and hit the left arrow on your remote. A pair of eyes is highlighted on the side of the screen. Here you find trailers for this movie as well as The Fly and Aliens.
Also on Disc 2, view the DVD Credits. After the last page, you can view some screens from the Commodore 64 Videogame "Big Trouble in Little China."