Top Ten Movies That Spawned Clichés

You know how unoriginal Hollywood is these days? Well, you can thank these movies for kick-starting some of the industry's most infamous clichés (often genre-specific). Please note that the movies featured here are not made to look bad and most (if not all of them) started popular trends because of their remarkable sense of originality.

The Top TenXW

1The Matrix

I know right! Like the thing that he magically dodged a bullet. - DubstepLover

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2Halloween (1978)
3Superman (1978)

The main reason why not everyone takes Superman seriously. - PositronWildhawk

4Friday the 13th (1980)
5Back to the Future Part II
6Jurassic Park

Dinosaurs! Dinosaurs! DINOSAAURSS! Oh, and don't forget people getting eaten. - PositronWildhawk

7Batman (1989)

Wherever he goes; 'I am Batman'

8The Blair Witch Project
9The Evil Dead (1981)
10Dr. No

What kind of a name is this! - RiverClanRocks

The Contenders


Frozen didn't just start new cliches, it exploited the most prominent of the already-existing ones to a new level. - PositronWildhawk

13The Wizard of Oz
16The French Connection
17The Exorcist
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Top Remixes

1. Halloween (1978)
2. The Matrix
3. Superman (1978)



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