26 Genuinely Effective Movie Taglines

  1. "In space, no one can hear you scream."
    Alien, 1979
  2. "Garbo talks!"
    Anna Christie, 1930
  3. "There can only be one."
    Highlander, 1986
  4. "The story of two people who got married, met, and then fell in love."
    Green Card, 1990
  5. "How did they ever make a movie out of Lolita?"
    Lolita, 1962
  6. "Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water..."
    Jaws 2, 1978
  7. "Be afraid. Be very afraid."
    The Fly, 1986
  8. "The only thing more terrifying than the last 12 minutes of this film are the first 92."
    Suspiria, 1977
  9. "To avoid fainting, keep repeating: 'It's only a movie, only a movie, only a movie.'"
    The Last House On The Left, 1972
  10. "He was never in time for his classes... He wasn't in time for dinner... Then one day... He wasn't in time at all."
    Back To The Future, 1985
  11. "Whoever wins... We lose."
    Alien Vs. Predator, 2004
  12. "Life is in their hands - Death is on their minds."
    12 Angry Men, 1957
  13. "The nearer they get to their treasure, the farther they get from the law."
    Treasure Of The Sierra Marte, 1948
  14. "More entertaining than humanly possible."
    The Muppet Movie, 1979
  15. "Escape, or die frying."
    Chicken Run, 2000
  16. "If you see only one movie this year... Then go see this one, also."
    Hardbodies, 1984
  17. "They're young, they're in love, and they kill people."
    Bonnie And Clyde, 1967
  18. "Trapped in time. Surrounded by evil. Low on gas."
    Army Of Darkness, 1992
  19. "A man went looking for America. And couldn't find it anywhere...."
    Easy Rider, 1969
  20. "Man is the warmest place to hide."
    The Thing, 1982
  21. "An adventure 65 million years in the making."
    Jurassic Park, 1993
  22. "The doctor is out... Of his mind."
    Dr. Giggles, 1992
  23. "Pay to get in, pray to get out."
    The Funhouse, 1981
  24. "You'll laugh! You'll cry! You'll kiss three bucks goodbye!"
    Hardware Wars, 1978
  25. "The longer you wait, the harder it gets."
    The 40-Year-Old Virgin, 2005
  26. "This movie is so real, it makes every other movie in this town look like a movie."
    The Laughing Policeman, 1973