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Taglines are the most under appreciated forms of advertisement. Some are terrible, but there are some that are pretty good.

Here are my tops:

-Seven: Let he who is without sin try to survive

-Congo: Where YOU are the endangered species

-Hollow Man: Think you're alone? Think again.

-Cruel Intentions: In the game of seduction, there is only one rule: never fall in love.

-Ghost Ship: Sea Evil

-Shattered Glass: Read between the lines...lies (how it was in the trailer).

-The Royal Tenenbaums: Family isn't a word. It's a sentence.

I'm sure I'll think of more, but what are your favorites?

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Alien: In space no one can hear you scream.

I wasn't around in 79' and nowadays this tagline is cheesy as all fuck but I bet back then it did the trick. It's just got enough cheese to charm my pants right off.

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Jaws 2: Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.
The Naked Gun: You've read the ad, now see the movie!
The Princess Bride: Scaling the Cliffs of Insanity, Battling Rodents of Unusual Size, Facing torture in the Pit of Despair. - True love has never been a snap.
One Million Years B.C.: Travel back through time and space to the edge of man's beginnings...discover a savage world whose only law was lust!
Star Trek: First Contact: Planet Earth. Population 9 billion. None human

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The Motion Picture With Something To Offend Everyone!
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Alien: In space no one can hear you scream.

I wasn't around in 79' and nowadays this tagline is cheesy as all fuck but I bet back then it did the trick.


Oh heck yeah.


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"Does for rock and roll what The Sound of Music did for hills."

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Someone already took Alien so I'll go...

Man is the warmest place to hide (The Thing)

In Vietnam the wind doesn't blow, it sucks (Full Metal Jacket)

Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush... (L.A. Confidential)

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moviemkr7 wrote:
Taglines are the most under appreciated forms of advertisement. Some are terrible, but there are some that are pretty good.

Here are my tops:

-The Royal Tenenbaums: Family isn't a word. It's a sentence.

I'm sure I'll think of more, but what are your favorites?


Wait a minute, are you complimenting a Wes Anderson film? I just fell off my chair.

I love "There is no such thing as the simple truth." - The Sweet Hereafter


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Collateral: It started like any other night.

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Gwaihir wrote:

I love "There is no such thing as the simple truth." - The Sweet Hereafter


As an adjunct I will add "The truth can be adjusted" -- Michael Clayton

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"His trigger has all the answers" (Raw Deal)
"Nobody gives Schwarzenegger a Raw Deal".

If there's a mission that no man could survive...then *he's* the man for the job. (Commando)

"A game nobody survives. But Schwarzenegger has yet to play. " (Running Man)


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A couple from my favorite movies:

"On every street in every city, there's a nobody who dreams of being a somebody."

"You will believe a man can fly."


And one awful one from one of my favorite movies:

"The ultimate trip."

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Ken wrote:


"The ultimate trip."


It was the sixties, man!

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That tag is like when an Internet meme starts showing up on t-shirts.

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Gwaihir wrote:
moviemkr7 wrote:
Taglines are the most under appreciated forms of advertisement. Some are terrible, but there are some that are pretty good.

Here are my tops:

-The Royal Tenenbaums: Family isn't a word. It's a sentence.

I'm sure I'll think of more, but what are your favorites?


Wait a minute, are you complimenting a Wes Anderson film? I just fell off my chair.

I love "There is no such thing as the simple truth." - The Sweet Hereafter


Don't get too excited. I liked the tagline. Hated the movie (I will however admit that he has a terrific visual sense).

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Crank 2

He was dead, he got better

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moviemkr7 wrote:
Gwaihir wrote:
moviemkr7 wrote:
Taglines are the most under appreciated forms of advertisement. Some are terrible, but there are some that are pretty good.

Here are my tops:

-The Royal Tenenbaums: Family isn't a word. It's a sentence.

I'm sure I'll think of more, but what are your favorites?


Wait a minute, are you complimenting a Wes Anderson film? I just fell off my chair.

I love "There is no such thing as the simple truth." - The Sweet Hereafter


Don't get too excited. I liked the tagline. Hated the movie (I will however admit that he has a terrific visual sense).


It is a great tagline without a doubt.


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Scary Movie: No shame. No mercy. No sequel.

Of course the above turned out not to be true...

Anaconda: If you can't breathe, you can't scream.

Apt Pupil: If you don't believe in the existence of evil, you have a lot to learn.

Working Girl: For anyone who's ever won. For anyone who's ever lost. And for anyone who's still in there trying.

Saw 2: Oh yes, there will be blood...

Tommy Boy: If at first you don't succeed, lower your standards.

Slums of Beverly Hills: Never judge a girl by her address.

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Fatal Attraction: On the other side of drinks, dinner and a one-night stand, lies a terrifying love story.

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Dumb and Dumber: If they each had half a brain, together they would still only have half a brain.


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