The art of injecting movie quotations into everyday dialog, especially when you answer someone's question with an exact line from a movie; especially fun when the answer can potentially irritate someone OR you feel the other person can converse back with more movie quotes
Boss: "Does anyone have something for a headache?"
Movie-Ripper: "My advice to you is to start drinking heavily."*
*= direct quotation from "Animal House"; perfect example of movie ripping
Friend: "I can't get this thing to work...is it broken?"
Movie-Ripper: "Screws fall out all the time...the world is an imperfect place."*
*= direct quotation from "The Breakfast Club"
Dude: "Did you see that chick?"
Movie-Ripper: "Why? Was she big through the hips - rrrroooomy?"*
Dude: (laughing) "I guess it rubs the lotion on its skin, or else it gets the hose again..."*
*= direct quotations from "The Silence of the Lambs"
When somebody mindlessly repeats movie quotes in attempt to sound funny or clever. It often occurs either during or after a movie. In many cases, occuring days, months or years after a movie was viewed.
Jesse: "To infinty and BEYOND!!!"
Joe: Dude, chill.
Jesse: "I'll have what she's having."
Joe: "You're such a movie mouth...."
When you can't remember a movie, a line from a movie, or that you have seen the movie. You forget everything immediately after viewing.
"Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, sometimes...it rains."
Friend-What is that?
Me- It's a quote from Bull Durham.
Friend-Oh, you know I have cinemnesia and can't remember movie quotes.
A neurological syndrome whose symptoms are largely characterized by speech patterns compulsively peppered with memorable quotes from notable films. These quotes often appear to comprise the main method of communication in those afflicted with HTS. The syndrome is also often accompanied by an almost encyclopedic knowledge of popular contemporary cinema and a penchant for witticism. Also see: quotewhore.
"So how'd your date go last night?"
"Oh it was fine, he was super cute, but he was all movie quotes all night... terminal case of Hollywood Tourette's."
A combination of two Saturday Night Live alum movie quotes; zang meaning "excellent" according to Mike Myers in Wayne's World, and the redneck dang that David Spade says in Joe Dirt when he thinks something is cool. More punctuated when said in a southern accent like David Spade's character Joe Dirt, better punctuated when the 'a' sound is dragged out and given an extra syllable.
"Zaa-aang! That girl is crazy hot!"
One who extensively speaks quotes from movie, television, music, or popular culture.
Enrico: "That movie was scary. What Scares you?"
Febreze: "Carnies. Circus folk. Nomads, you know. Smell like cabbage. Small hands."
Enrico: "Dude Febreze, you have movie tourettes. All you do is quote lines from Austin Powers."
A spin on the words Chinese and Japanese, refrenese (pronounced refrineeze) is the random interjection of pop culture such as movie lines and music lyrics into conversation. The lines must fit in with what is being said and seem to be just a normal part of the dialogue.
Gabe: I asked that hot blonde chick out yesterday.
Victor: Ya? How'd that go?
Gabe: Dude. She completely shot me down.
Victor: I am Jack's complete lack of surprise.
(In this example, Victor is using refrenese to comment on Gabe's tendency to be shot down by refrencing the famous line in the popluar movie Fight Club)