22 Movie Cliches That Just Won't Die

We've mentioned before about overused props or character types that Hollywood can't seem to let go of. Well, it turns out that in all that hubbub of noticing stuff Tinsel Town does to death, we never really picked up on the fact that movie characters are starting to sound like an echo chamber also.

To help illustrate this fact, we asked our readers to call out some phrases that Hollywood needs to ease up on. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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