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19 Movie Burns And Comeback Lines That Were Perfectly Delivered

"Big mistake. HUGE."

We asked you, the BuzzFeed Community, to tell us your favorite movie comeback lines, and your responses were absolutely iconic. Here are 19 of the best burns from movies.

Note: Submissions have been edited for clarity/length.

1. When Detective Del was done with BS in I, Robot.

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2. When Elle reunited with a very surprised Warner at Harvard Law School in Legally Blonde.




3. When Shuri teased Agent Ross about his whereabouts in Black Panther.


Shuri is the queen of comebacks, tbh.

4. When Bridget quit her job in the most memorable way possible in Bridget Jones's Diary.

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5. When Nick Fury refused to put up with Spider-Man's nonsense in Spider-Man: Far From Home.


"This is the best line of the MCU. Iconic!"


6. When Olive pushed back at Nina in Easy A.

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7. When Astrid respectfully told off her husband in Crazy Rich Asians.

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8. When Peter and Tony figured out where they were from in Avengers: Infinity War.


9. When Erin had to put up with a rude lawyer in Erin Brockovich.

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10. When Jack Sparrow teased James Norrington about his reputation in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.



11. When Tai lashed out at Cher in Clueless.

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12. When Mike blew out Randall's steam in Monsters, Inc..



13. When Daniel (as Mrs. Doubtfire) got defensive and made fun of Stu in Mrs. Doubtfire.

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14. When Hulk knocked out some of Loki's arrogance in The Avengers.


15. When O'Connell tried to save face in front of Beni in The Mummy.

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"The way Brendan Fraser delivers the line...genius!" —linzmc

16. When Elizabeth made a dig at Darcy's earlier comment about her being "perfectly tolerable" in Pride and Prejudice.

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17. When Wednesday defended her bathing suit choice in Addams Family Values.

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"Pretty much everything Wednesday Addams says to Amanda in Addams Family Values is a good comeback."


18. When Merryweather and Flora didn't see eye to eye on Aurora's dress in Sleeping Beauty.


19. And when Vivian got back at those snobby retail workers in Pretty Woman.

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There ya have it! Are there any sick movie burns that you think we missed? Leave us a comment with your thoughts below!

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