Funny / The Thin Man

  • In the original film, Nora's expression as she watches Nick shoot balloons with the air rifle he got for Christmas.
  • This exchange in After:
    Nick Charles: You see, when it comes to words like that, an illiterate person...
    Polly Byrnes: Whaddaya mean "illiterate"!? My father and mother were married right here in the city hall!
  • At the climactic dinner party in the original film:
    Nora: Waiter, will you please serve the nuts? (beat) I mean, will you please serve the guests the nuts?
  • This entire video is devoted to them.
  • In the novel:
    Nick: All right, talk, but do you mind putting the gun away? My wife doesn't care, but I'm pregnant and I don't want the child to be born with-
    • The movie's version is pretty funny too: "My wife doesn't mind, but I'm a very timid fellow."
  • In After the Thin Man, when Nick finds yet-another-body:
    Nick: "What is this, bank night?"