Top 100 American Movie Taglines
Top 10 Taglines
According to a survey of 500 American advertising and branding professionals, the taglines used to publicize “Alien,” “Apollo 13,” and “Poltergeist II” were ranked as the top three out of the TOP 100 American movie taglines. The number one tagline was In space no one can hear you scream. Do you remember which movie boasts this top-ranked tagline?
The Tagline GuruTM conducted the survey. According to Eric Swartz, president of Tagline Guru, “The goal of this survey was to discover which movie taglines are the most creative, original, and memorable, and whether they demonstrate an ability to influence popular language and culture.”
More than 1500 respondents ranked their top ten movie taglines. The taglines of 300 movie were nominated.
The Top 10 American Movie Taglines
|1. In space no one can hear you scream.||Alien (1979)|
| 2. Houston, we have a problem.
||Apollo 13 (1995)|
|3. They're back.||Poltergeist II (1986)|
|4. We are not alone.||Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)|
|5. Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.||Jaws 2 (1978)|
|6. Who ya gonna call?||Ghostbusters (1984)|
|7. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away...||Star Wars (1977)|
|8. Be afraid. Be very afraid.||The Fly (1986)|
|9. The list is life.||Schindler's List (1993)|
|10. Earth. It was fun while it lasted.||Armageddon (1998)|