The Usual Suspects is one of those films that you feel everyone is almost obligated to see at least once. The classic heist film stars an ensemble of the younger versions of a lot of today’s famous actors, such as Benicio del Toro and Kevin Spacey, who won an Academy Award for his unforgettable performance as Roger “Verbal” Kint.
Throughout the film, Verbal tells the story about how a group of criminals – himself included – were “coincidentally” brought together to complete a job for the mysterious Keyser Söze, a legendary crime lord whose reputation instills fear in even the deadliest of criminals.
The world was introduced to this Bryan Singer-directed crime thriller on August 16, 1995, which makes today the 20th anniversary of its release. So, look back at these quotes from The Usual Suspects to celebrate 20 years of the legend of Keyser Söze taking on a life of its own.