Title formula: Take the present participle of a transitive verb, and give it an object, usually (but not always) the name of a character. Not to be confused with [[IKEAErotica verbing the noun]].

Also known as "Gerund [=ProperNoun=]", as coined by [[MST3K Kevin Murphy]].
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!!Examples:
* AskingAlexandria
* ''BecomingJane''
* ''Film/BeingJohnMalkovich''
* ''Film/BoxingHelena''
* [[Music/ElectricLightOrchestra "Calling America"]]
* [[Music/{{Kiss}} "Calling Dr. Love"]]
* ''Film/ChasingAmy''
* ''Film/ChasingLiberty''
* ConsultingMisterPuppet
* ''CrossingDelancey''
* ''Film/DeconstructingHarry''
* ''Film/DesperatelySeekingSusan''
* ''Disregarding Joy'' -- the title suggested by TinaFey in a piece for ''Magazine/TheNewYorker'' as the kind of "respectable indie dramedysemble" she could get a "strategically chosen small part" in if she decided to take full advantage of her remaining years of employability as an actress.
* ''Downloading Nancy''
* ''DrivingMissDaisy'' may have been the catalyst for this trope, which reached peak popularity in 1990's Hollywood feature films.
* ''DrowningMona''
* ''EatingRaoul''
* ''Theatre/EducatingRita''
* ''Feeling Minnesota''
* ''Fighting Street'' (an obscure TurboGrafx-CD port of {{Street Fighter}})
* ''FindingForrester''
* ''Series/{{House}}'': "Finding Judas"
* ''WesternAnimation/FindingNemo''
* ''FindingNeverland''
* Music/FloggingMolly
* ''Film/ForgettingSarahMarshall''
* ''Getting Gotti''
* ''Guarding Tess''
* ''Literature/HatingAlisonAshley''
* ''Series/JudgingAmy''
* ''Keeping Mum'' (a DoubleMeaningTitle)
* ''Film/KillingBono''
* ''Killing Mr. Griffin''
* ''Film/KillingZoe''
* ''Film/KissingJessicaStein''
* ''KnowingMeKnowingYouWithAlanPartridge''
* ''LeavingLasVegas''
* ''LovingAnnabelle''
* ''Loving Jezebel''
* ''Discworld/MakingMoney'' and ''Discworld/RaisingSteam'' (but not ''Discworld/GoingPostal'', ''Discworld/MovingPictures'' or ''Discworld/InterestingTimes'', thankfully)
* ''Owning Mahowny''
* ''Presenting Lily Mars''
* ''Film/RaisingArizona''
* ''Film/RaisingCain''
* ''RaisingHope''
* ''Reading'' Lolita ''in Tehran''
* ''Regarding Henry''
* ''Film/RomancingTheStone''
* ''SavingFrancesca''
* ''Saving Grace''
* ''SavingMrBanks''
* ''Film/SavingPrivateRyan''
* ''Film/SavingSilverman''
* ''Literature/SavingZoe''
* ''Serving Sara''
* ''Stealing Harvard''
* ''TeachingMrsTingle''
* ''WakingNedDevine''
* ''[[Music/{{Disturbed}} Droppin' Plates]]''

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