Watch: '100 Greatest Shut Ups In Film' Will Not Stifle Your Laughter
by Ethan Anderton
September 16, 2011
We've featured plenty of fantastic montages and compilation videos that chronicle everything from nearly every instance of the Wilhelm screen on film, to a brief history of opening credit sequences. While some show true editing talent, others are just a basic collection of great clips from a bunch of different films. And that brings us to the 100 Greatest Shut Ups in FIlms with characters, creatively, and mostly vulgarly, telling everyone to "Shut up." However, with this video featuring scenes from The Departed and other R-rated film, there's plenty of salty language that pretty much makes this NSFW. Watch the video below!
Here are the 100 Greatest Shut Ups in Film via BuzzFeed:
Thanks to YouTube user mewlists (the man behind the 25 Greatest Unscripted Scenes in Movies) for putting this together. Honestly, editing all these clips together just might make them funnier than they were in the context of the films themselves. Some of my personal favorites include Steve Carell's perfect delivery of, "Shut up, Dave!" to Paul Rudd in The 40-Year Old Virgin or bitter Jeff Anderson's quick and spiteful "Shut the fuck up, Gobot," from Clerks II.
And it's no surprise that Al Pacino and Samuel L. Jackson can be heard plenty of times, and there's even some touching uses of the phrase like in Jerry Maguire. Of course, I think my absolute favorites come from Adam Sandler in Billy Madison, defintely John Goodman in The Big Lebowski and finally Philip Seymour Hoffman in Punch-Drunk Love. That's that Mattress Man. For a list of all the movies in the video, check out the YouTube page right here. Did your favorite make the cut?
Reader Feedback - 26 Comments
Anyone know the film at 4:20?
Tyler Morgan on Sep 16, 2011
I'm pretty sure that's from "Monty Python's Meaning of Life" - shit movie btw
Conrad Williams on Sep 16, 2011
It is and you're an idiot.
Horatio Postlethwaite on Sep 22, 2011
SHUT THE FUCK UP CONRAD.
Rudyard Kipling on Jan 21, 2012
I added a link to the actual YouTube page for the video which lists all the films featured. Hope that helps!
Ethan Anderton on Sep 16, 2011
oh man, Wanted, Monty Python, As good as it gets, and Punch drunk love! and ofcourse SHUT THE FUCK UP DONNY!
srdiaz on Sep 16, 2011
"Sit down and shut up you big bald f_ck." I loved that one the most.
Xerxexx on Sep 16, 2011
damn they forgot my favorite one from the breakfast club when andrew tells brian to shut up cuz he wears tights...
mos on Sep 16, 2011
It should have ended with Arnold's "Shut up" from Kindergarten Cop.
DRM on Sep 16, 2011
I think Goodfellas has some good 'Shut up' moments...
Anonymous on Sep 16, 2011
Shut UP GrANDMAA!!
Ayotunde Afolabi on Sep 16, 2011
the phillip seymeour hoffman one?
silver on Sep 16, 2011
punch drunk love goooooood movie
Anonymous on Sep 17, 2011
Nothing, absolutely nothing beats the Shut the fuck up Donnie.
Shige on Sep 16, 2011
saw if from start to finish 🙂 awesome. shut the fuck up shut shut shut shut SHUT UP :))
redguy on Sep 16, 2011
YES. I was waiting for the line from Saving Private Ryan. Easily my favorite.
Chazzy on Sep 17, 2011
My favorite has got to be James McAvoy in Wanted. That was awesome.
Ana on Sep 17, 2011
Oh Shut up! and watch the film
Jimmy Love on Sep 17, 2011
Did they seriously include American Pie 7 in a top 100 greatest... list?
M.K. Nielsen on Sep 17, 2011
How they missed Ed Harris screaming shutup to Jack Lemmon in Glengarry Glen Ross I will never know.
Johnholmes72 on Sep 18, 2011
Clancy Brown from Shawshank. Now shut the fuck up or I'll sing you a lullaby. fucking great!
grimjob on Sep 19, 2011
The scene in Nothing to Lose where martin lawrence, tim robbins, john mcingley and some black dude ive never seen in another movie are all screaming "NO YOU SHUT THE FUCK UP" at each other and martin lawrence starts swinging around in circles pointing his gun everywhere, whole bunch of shut the fuck ups.
scott_evill on Jan 1, 2012
I loved the Basketball Diaries HEY LADY! SHUT UP! loving 3x Leonardo... 🙂 and I was kind of expecting SHUT UP from Anne Hathaway in The Princess Diaries...
Vero-xox on Jan 9, 2012
it's missing the "shut the fuck up" scene from van wilder when the douchey frat kid is fucking that annoying frat chick haha
ecto on Feb 23, 2012
here it is - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFChB-NOq4k
ecto on Feb 23, 2012
1:22 is the best one
Doug Watson on Jul 25, 2012
Sorry, new comments are no longer allowed.