I’m sure filmmakers don’t need to hear this, but naming movies is hard. There’s an endless amount of possibilities and there will always be a moment, many years later, when the screenwriter realizes that the name could’ve been better, highlighting other aspects of your script.
The following meme requires a little bit of movie knowledge in order to be fully appreciated. In it, people upload a screenshot or gif of a movie — preferably something iconic, easily recognizable and perfect for deconstructing and misinterpreting — and then ask followers to give a name to this film.
There’s some Alien thrown in the mix, some Star Wars, Mrs. Doubtfire and obviously, the queen of movie memes: Twilight. Check them out:
The Girl Who Played With Fire ?
— LO COURTNEY MARINA ???❄️?????⭐️ (@lcoco37) June 25, 2019
— saira rao (@sairasameerarao) June 25, 2019
High School Musical
— Sydney. (@SyddyBee) June 25, 2019
— Ned (@In_Neds_Head) June 26, 2019
Name the film. Wrong answers only. pic.twitter.com/9Z0Y782ZPR
— Nathan Brimmer (@NathanBrimmer) June 25, 2019
Gangs of New York pic.twitter.com/frWOGellM2
— Scott D. Shaker (@scottdshaker) June 25, 2019
— Brendan Faris (@TheDarthKnight7) June 25, 2019
The Shape of Water
— hasta la victoria siempre? (@uhshanti) June 25, 2019
— Sarah Beattie (@nachosarah) June 25, 2019
— jacob hatton (@jacobandthehats) June 23, 2019
— Joshua Dean (@flyersfan2788) June 23, 2019