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How Well Do You Know Your Films From the '80s?

See if you can match the iconic line with the movie that spawned it
15 Questions

How tuned into the 1980s were you? You might be amazed at how many great movies — and memorable movie lines — came from that decade (and don't call us Shirley). Test your 1980s movie recall with these 15 classic lines, and challenge your friends to beat your score. Bonus points if you can name the buff action stars, comic geniuses, and big-haired icons who said them before peeking at the answer!

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