La La Land (2016) Poster

(I) (2016)

Emma Stone: Mia



  • Mia : People love what other people are passionate about.

  • Sebastian : Alright, I remember you. And I'll admit I was a little curt that night.

    Mia : "Curt?"

    Sebastian : Okay, I was an asshole. I can admit that. But requesting "I Ran" from a serious musician, it's just, it's too far.

    Mia : My Lord, did you just say "a serious musician?"

    Sebastian : I don't think so.

    Mia : Can I borrow what you're wearing?

    Sebastian : Why?

    Mia : Because I have an audition next week. I'm playing a serious firefighter.

    Sebastian : So you're an actress? I thought you looked familiar. Have I seen you in anything?

    Mia : Uhh, the coffee shop on the Warner Brothers lot, that's a classic.

    Sebastian : Oh I see.

    Mia : Yeah.

    Sebastian : So you're a barista? And I can see how you could then look down on me from all the way up there.

  • Mia : It's pretty strange that we keep running into each other.

    Sebastian : Maybe it means something.

    Mia : I doubt it.

    Sebastian : Yeah, I didn't think so.

  • Mia : I'm always gonna love you.

    Sebastian : I'm always gonna love you, too.

  • Sebastian : Fuck them!

    Mia : [mildly amused]  That's what you always say.

  • Sebastian : I thought you wanted me to do this, it just sounds like now you don't want me to do it.

    Mia : What do you mean, I wanted you to do this?

    Sebastian : This is what you wanted for me.

    Mia : To be in this band?

    Sebastian : To be in a band, to have a steady job, you know to be... you know.

    Mia : Of course, I wanted you to have a steady job so that you could take care of yourself and your life and you could start your club.

    Sebastian : Yeah, so I'm doing that, so I don't understand like why aren't we celebrating?

    Mia : Why aren't you starting your club?

    Sebastian : You said yourself no one wants to go that club. No one wants to go to a club called 'Chicken on a Stick.'

    Mia : So change the name!

    Sebastian : Well, no one likes jazz, not even you!

    Mia : I do like jazz now because of you!

  • Mia : I think you should call it Seb's because no one will come to a place called Chicken on a Stick.

  • Tracy : [after Sebastian honks car horn outside Mia's apartment]  Is that gonna happen every time?

    Mia : [smiling]  I think so.

  • Mia : George Michael!

  • Sebastian : What do you mean you don't like jazz?

    Mia : It just means that when I listen to it, I don't like it.

  • Sebastian : You should come.

    Mia : To Boise?

    Sebastian : You can knock it off your bucket list.

  • Mia : No, Jamal. You be trippin'.

  • Sebastian : I'm always gonna love you.

    Mia : I'm always gonna love you, too.

  • Mia : [singing]  And here's to the fools who dream / Crazy as they may seem. / Here's to the hearts that break. / Here's to the mess we make.

  • Mia : Maybe I'm not good enough!

    Sebastian : Yes, you are.

    Mia : Maybe I'm not! It's like a pipe dream.

    Sebastian : This is the dream! It's conflict and it's compromise, and it's very, very exciting!

  • Tracy : What is that? Is that a script?

    Mia : It's a play.

    Alexis : A play? You better give us all roles!

    Mia : Actually, it's a one-woman-show, so I can't...

    Tracy : [after Sebastian honks car horn outside Mia's apartment]  Is that gonna happen every time?

    Mia : [smiling]  I think so.

  • Sebastian : You could just write your own rules. You know, write something that's as interesting as you are.

    Mia : What are you gonna do?

    Sebastian : Have my own club.

  • Mia : [Mia hums a few notes] 

    Tracy : [Tracy barges in]  , Woah! Holy shit! You wanna open a window?

    Mia : I was trying to give you an entrance.

    Tracy : Thank you.

  • Mia : I should probably tell you something now, just to get it out of the way.

    Sebastian : Mm-hmm?

    Mia : I hate jazz.

  • Mia : [During her audition]  My aunt used to live in Paris. I remember when she used to come home, and tell us... these stories about being abroad. And... I remember... she told us once that she jumped into the river once. Barefoot. She smiled.


    Mia : Leapt without looking, / And tumbled into the Seine. / The water was freezing. / She spent a month sneezing, / But said she would do it again. / Here's to the ones who dream, / Foolish as they may seem. / Here's to the hearts that ache. / Here's to the mess we make.

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