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We Weren't Before But We Sure As Hell Are Now
We're in.
Better Name

(permanent link) added: 2012-09-15 14:25:23 sponsor: Olsonist (last reply: 2012-10-08 12:04:15)

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Goodguy or badguy needs to hack into The System as part of The Caper. There is some buildup and some sweat will be involved. Often the gangleader will doubt the abilities of the hacker/cracker. This takes as long as it takes and then he announces with self satisfaction to his technologically challenged cohorts, "we're in."

In the old days, this would have been cracking a safe. Now some nerd is sitting at a keyboard.

  • Die Harder, Theo, "We're in" where the stock phrase earlier established Theo's Badass character.
  • Beautifully averted in Ocean's Eleven, "Ever been in love?"
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