16 Cringeworthy Movie Accents That Unfortunately Just Did Not Land

    Keanu Reeves' English accent in Dracula was unrealistic.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the worst accent they've ever heard in a movie (inspired by this Reddit thread) and, boy, did they deliver. Here are the cringeworthy results.

    1. Emma Watson's American accent in The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

    Sam asking Charlie: "Why do I, and everyone I love, pick people who treat us like we're nothing?"

    2. Mike Meyers' Dutch accent in Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)

    Goldmember asking Austin Powers if he wants a "Schmoke and a pancake?"

    3. Nicolas Cage's Southern accent in Con Air (1997)

    Cameron telling The Virus: "Put the bunny back in the box"

    4. Don Cheadle's English accent in Ocean's Eleven (2001)

    Basher robbing a bank, saying: "Alright, chaps: hang onto your knickers!"

    5. Dick Van Dyke's cockney accent in Mary Poppins (1964) and Lin-Manuel Miranda's cockney accent in Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

    Bert singing: "Can't put me finger on what lies in store, but what I feels to happen, all 'appened before" and Jack telling Mary Poppins: "May I say, you look lovely as always"

    6. Brad Pitt's Irish accent in Snatch (2000)

    Mickey asking Tommy: "Do you like dogs?" but pronouncing it as "Dags"

    7. Kate Beckinsale's Romanian accent in Van Helsing (2004)

    Anna telling Van Helsing: "Who will kill [Dracula] if not me? Who will show courage if not me?"

    8. Orlando Bloom's Kentucky accent in Elizabethtown (2005)

    9. Reese Witherspoon's Southern accent in Sweet Home Alabama (2002)

    Melanie telling Jake: "Well, for starts, you can get your stubborn ass down here and give me a divorce"

    10. Taye Diggs' Jamaican accent in How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)

    Winston telling Stella: "You didn't know Shakespeare was really Black? Yeah, mon"

    11. Ewan McGregor's Alabama accent in Big Fish (2003)

    Young Edward proposing to Sandra with a field of daffodils, saying: "I called everywhere in five states. I told them it was the only way to get my wife to marry me"

    12. Kristen Stewart's English accent in Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

    Snow White declaring: "All I've known is darkness, but I've never seen a brighter light than when my eyes just opened"

    13. John Travolta's Baltimore accent in Hairspray (2007)

    Edna telling her daughter: "I once had a dream I owned a coin-operated laundromat, and I came down from that cloud real quickly"

    14. Cameron Diaz's Irish accent in Gangs of New York (2002)

    Jenny in the middle of the street saying: "You look stunned and poorly, sir"

    15. Everyone's Southern accents in Beautiful Creatures (2013)

    Mavis asking Ethan if she could come inside the house while holding a plate of brownies

    16. And Keanu Reeves' English accent in Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)

    Jonathan asking: "If I may inquire: what in fact happened to Mr. Renfield in Transylvania?"

    Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.