Romantic comedies are the biggest culprits when it comes to cheesy quotes, whether it’s a cringe-inducing chat-up line or an awkward attempt at sincerity.
But sci-fi movies, fantasy epics and superhero films are also guilty of nausea-inducing dialogue, too.
It’s worth noting that Renée Zellweger features twice on the list and, while we have only included one Richard Curtis film on there, quite a few of his other sentimental smash hits very nearly made the cut.
Click through the gallery to see the 17 cheesiest film lines:
For our ranking of the best romantic comedy films, click here.
We also have a gallery of the best films of the decade, which you can read here.