The clipped, concise dialogue employed by spies in movies and television. It keeps irrelevant banter to a minimum so the film/show can return to the action and shooting.
Scriptwriter 1: "We need to come up with some line to throw in here, something to make him look suave. We need some serious spyalogue."
Scriptwriter 2: "What about 'shaken, not stirred'?"
November 11, 2012