Mon, 4 Dec, 2017Danielle McCarthy

The 8 most cringeworthy one-liners in films

The 8 most cringeworthy one-liners in films

We have all the experienced the moment of watching a fairly decent movie only to be taken out of the story world because of one line that fails to miss the mark.

Whether the one-liner is due to bad writing or poor delivery on the actor’s part, these movie quotes have garnered attention for all the wrong reasons.

Here are eight movie scenes that contain cringeworthy one-liners.

1. The World Is Not Enough (1999)

Bond: “I thought Christmas only comes once a year.”

2. Batman & Robin (1997)

Mr Freeze: “You’re not sending me to the cooler!”

3. Rocky IV (1985)

Rocky: “…So what I’m trying to say is, that if I can change, and you can change, everybody can change!”

4. Four Weddings & A Funeral (1994)

Carrie: "Is it still raining? I hadn't noticed."

5. Total Recall (1990)

Vilos: “In 30 seconds, you’ll be dead.  Then I’ll blow this place up and be home in time for corn flakes.”

6. X-Men (2000)

Storm: “You know what happens when a toad gets struck by lightning?  The same thing that happens to everything else.”

7. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

Anakin: “You are so beautiful.”

Padmé: “It’s only because I’m so in love.”

8. Top Gun (1986)

Maverick: “I feel the need…”

Maverick and Goose: “…the need for speed.”

What one-liners in films do you think need to be added to this list? Let us know in the comments below.