A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from March 07, 2006
I will bring you down to Chinatown!
"I will bring you down to Chinatown!" is what Robert De Niro said to Ben Stiller in the film comedy Meet the Parents (2000).

De Niro meant that he would rough Stiller up (maybe with martial arts), not give him a nice Chinese meal in Chinatown.

http://imdb.com/title/tt0212338/quotes
Jack Byrnes: I will be watching you and if I find that you are trying to corrupt my first born child, I will bring you down, baby. I will bring you down to Chinatown.
Posted by Barry Popik
Names/Phrases • (0) Comments • Tuesday, March 07, 2006 • Permalink