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    8 Of The Worst “Saying The Movie Title In The Movie” Moments, And 8 That Give Me Chills

    "So that's it, huh? We're some kind of SUICIDE SQUAD?"

    Am I the only person who gives a standing ovation when a movie character says the film's title?

    No, just me? Maybe some examples would help. Here are eight "saying the movie title" moments that get me hyped, and eight that I think are duds:

    1. HYPE: The Dark Knight

    Commissioner Gordon says "He's a silent guardian, a watchful protector, a dark knight"

    2. DUD: Suicide Squad

    Deadshot says, "What, we're some kind of suicide squad?"

    3. HYPE: Brokeback Mountain

    Jack says "So what we got now is Brokeback Mountain"

    4. DUD: The Departed

    Matt Damon says, "What was his name, the departed?"

    5. HYPE: The Princess Bride

    Grandpa reads book and says, "All right, 'The Princess Bride' by S Morgenstern, Chapter 1"

    6. DUD: The Aviator

    Howard Hughes says, "I'm Howard Hughes, the aviator"

    7. HYPE: Back to the Future

    Doc Brown says, "We're sending you back to the future"

    8. DUD: Kill Bill: Vol. 2

    The Bride says, "I am going to kill Bill"

    9. HYPE: Jurassic Park

    John Hammond says, "Welcome to Jurassic Park"

    10. DUD: Gone Baby Gone

    A man says, "because she's gone, baby" and pauses before repeating "gone"

    11. HYPE: The Breakfast Club

    Breakfast Club ending with the lines, "sincerely yours, the Breakfast Club"

    12. DUD: Gladiator

    Maximus says, "My name is Gladiator"

    13. HYPE: Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    Elrond says, "So be it, you shall be the Fellowship of the Ring"

    14. DUD: Face/Off

    Nic Cage says "I'd like to take his face off"

    15. HYPE: Full Metal Jacket

    Man says, "762 millimeter, full metal jacket"

    16. DUD: RoboCop 2

    An announcer says, "I give you Robocop 2"

    There are thousands of examples of "movie title within the movie" moments, so please comment with your favorites below!