There's no time to explain, just watch this. Go! Now! Fast!
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Ok, had to go there and, now that that's out of the way, let's talk about just peskiness of this classic Hollywood line.
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Somehow, everyone has time to let people know they won't explain, but can't explain. And usually, this excuse leads to several moments of arguing, questioning or confusion that creates other dramatic issues.
But if everyone in Hollywood thought rationally, then where would we be? Probably bored.
What's your favorite movie or TV show that uses this line all the time? Share in the comments below.
1. "I Could Tell You But I'd Have to Kill You"
This translates to: "I could write an original line, but it would probably kill me".
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