Quiz: How Many of These 80s & 90s Movies Can You Name By JUST The Tagline?

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How well do you remember 80s and 90s movie taglines? Take this throwback movie quiz to test your 80s and 90s film knowledge!

 Oct 06, 2018

1 of 40Name The Movie:

"You won't know the facts until you've seen the fiction."
Pulp Fiction
Schindler's List
The Mask

2 of 40Name The Movie:

"What kind of man would defy a king?"
Goodfellas
Braveheart
A Few Good Men

3 of 40Name The Movie:

"Three decades of life in the mafia."
Die Hard
Goodfellas
Scarface

4 of 40Name The Movie:

"All he wanted to do was dance."
Flashdance
Footloose
Sixteen Candles

5 of 40Name The Movie:

"She walked off the street, into his life and stole his heart."
Pretty Woman
American Pie
Clueless

6 of 40Name The Movie:

"Sex. Clothes. Popularity. Is there a problem here?"
American Beauty
Clueless
Parent Trap

7 of 40Name The Movie:

"The mission is a man."
There's Something About Mary
Pleasantville
Saving Private Ryan

8 of 40Name The Movie:

"How do I loathe thee? Let me count the ways."
Office Space
10 Things I Hate About You
South Park: Bigger, Longer, & Uncut

9 of 40Name The Movie:

"Her life was in their hands. Now her toe is in the mail."
Spice World
Dumb and Dumber
The Big Lebowski

10 of 40Name The Movie:

"To enter the mind of a killer she must challenge the mind of a madman."
Shawshank Redemption
The Matrix
The Silence of the Lambs

11 of 40Name The Movie:

"One man's struggle to take it easy."
Sixteen Candles
Pretty in Pink
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

12 of 40Name The Movie:

"On the air. Unaware."
The Truman Show
Psycho
Rush Hour

13 of 40Name The Movie:

"Reality is a thing of the past."
The Matrix
Inspector Gadget
The Usual Suspects

14 of 40Name The Movie:

"An adventure 65 million years in the making."
Groundhog Day
Dazed and Confused
Jurassic Park

15 of 40Name The Movie:

"Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get."
The Sixth Sense
Forrest Gump
Home Alone

16 of 40Name The Movie:

"He is afraid. He is alone. He is three million light years from home."
Weird Science
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Back to the Future

17 of 40Name The Movie:

"40 stories. Twelve terrorists. One cop."
Stand By Me
Die Hard
Mystic Pizza

18 of 40Name The Movie:

"Best friends, social trends and occasional murder."
Heathers
The Shining
Airplane!

19 of 40Name The Movie:

"Have the time of your life."
Big
Dirty Dancing
Top Gun

20 of 40Name The Movie:

"The first casualty of war is innocence."
Good Morning, Vietnam
The Shining
Platoon

21 of 40Name The Movie:

"He was never in time for his classes . . .Then one day he wasn't in his time at all."
The Shining
Rocky
Back to the Future

22 of 40Name The Movie:

"There can be only one."
Highlander
The Last Jedi
Redneck Zombies

23 of 40Name The Movie:

"The thing that won't die, in the nightmare that won't end."
The Terminator
The Breakfast Club
The Princess Bride

24 of 40Name The Movie:

"Don't fall asleep!"
Child's Play
A Nightmare on Elm Street
2001: A Space Odyssey

25 of 40Name The Movie:

"Who ya gonna call?"
Ghostbusters
Ferris Buller's Day Off
Wayne's World

26 of 40Name The Movie:

"Five strangers with nothing in common, except each other."
The Breakfast Club
My Cousin Vinny
Stand By Me

27 of 40Name The Movie:

"Two morons. One corpse. And the plot thickens..."
The Lost Boys
Beetlejuice
Weekend at Bernie's

28 of 40Name The Movie:

"History is about to be rewritten by two guys who can't spell..."
Milk Money
Big
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure

29 of 40Name The Movie:

"Where anything is possible."
The Princess Bride
Labyrinth
Beetlejuice

30 of 40Name The Movie:

"It's the time of your life that may last a lifetime."
Sixteen Candles
Top Gun
Footloose

31 of 40Name The Movie:

"They're here."
Poltergeist
American Psycho
Dracula

32 of 40Name The Movie:

"Mischief. Mayhem. Soap."
Fight Club
Blue Streak
The Green Mile

33 of 40Name The Movie:

"He came as the caretaker, but this hotel had its own guardians."
The Terminator
The Shining
Texas Chainsaw Massacre

34 of 40Name The Movie:

"It's awesome! Totally awesome!"
Alien
Men in Black
Fast Times at Ridgemont High

35 of 40Name The Movie:

"What you see... isn't always what you get."
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Shining
Gremlins

36 of 40Name The Movie:

"He's guaranteed to put some life, in your afterlife."
Ghostbusters
Beetlejuice
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure

37 of 40Name The Movie:

"I feel the need, the need for speed."
The Goonies
Top Gun
Stand By Me

38 of 40Name The Movie:

"Nothing on earth could come between them."
Titanic
Star Wars
Life Is Beautiful

39 of 40Name The Movie:

"Fear can hold you prisoner."
Shawshank Redemption
Clueles
Forrest Gump

40 of 40Name The Movie:

"No uniforms. No problem. No girls. No problem. No ball. *BIG* problem!"
The Sandlot
Pretty Woman
Pulp Fiction
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