Test Your Cinematic Knowledge with the Movie Tagline Quiz!

Okay film fans, here’s your chance to win bragging rights by showing off your film knowledge. Below we’ve included 20 movie taglines — some are famous, others a bit obscure. Do you know what films these taglines are trying to promote? Now’s your chance to find out.

1 – In space, no one can hear you scream.
2 – The man with the hat is back, and this time he’s bringing his dad.
3 – Her life was in their hands. Now her toe is in the mail.
4 – He was never in time for his classes. He wasn’t in time for his dinner. Then one day…he wasn’t in his time at all.
5 – One man’s struggle to take it easy.
6 – Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
7 – The night he came home!
8 – Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water!
9 – The mission is a man.
10 – They’re here.
11 – On every street in every city in this country there’s a nobody who dreams of being a somebody.
12 – They won’t stay dead!
13 – More adventure than humanly possible!
14 – You’re welcome.
15 – He is afraid. He is totally alone. He is 3 million light years from home.
16 – They have a date with fate in…
17 – You’ll believe a man can fly.
18 – The tenant in room 7 is very small, very twisted, and very man.
19 – Fifty million people watched, but no one saw a thing.
20 – Why are they putting seat belts in theaters this summer?

Okay film fans, how do you think you did? Find out below!


1 – Alien
2 – Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
3 – The Big Lebowski
4 – Back to the Future
5 – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
6 – The Shawshank Redemption
7 – Halloween
8 – Jaws 2
9 – Saving Private Ryan
10 – Poltergeist
11 – Taxi Driver
12 – Night of the Living Dead
13 – Howard the Duck (not to be confused with The Muppet Movie‘s tagline, “more entertaining than humanly possible.”)
14 – Guardians of the Galaxy
15 – E.T. The Extra Terrestrial
16 – Casablanca
17 – Superman: The Movie
18 – Basket Case
19 – Quiz Show
20 – Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

How many did you get right?

  • http://themidnitedrive-in.blogspot.com Quiggy

    How about “Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you can’t even get to it!”

  • Tom K.

    (1) Recently, Bill and Hillary Clinton were seen flying commercial from D.C. to N.Y.C. Some of the other passengers in First Class speculated that Hillary was getting back in touch with the “everyday” people of America for Hillary’s next run for President. ” They’re Back. ” (2) Great movie tag lines, MovieFanFare.