->'''Basil Exposition:''' Hello, Austin. This is Basil Exposition, Chief of British Intelligence. You're Main/AustinPowers, International Man of Mystery, and you're with Agent Mrs. Kensington. The year is 1967, and you're talking on a picture phone.\\
'''Austin Powers:''' We know all that, Exposition.\\
'''Basil:''' I just wanted to be extremely clear so that everyone knows what's going on at any given time.
-->--''Main/AustinPowers'' [[http://www.fortunecity.com/tattooine/clarke/38/scripts/Austin-Powers.htm early draft script]]

->''All of this, which I have not embellished in any way, is established in one chapter in which the Dalek Prime just exposits recklessly. The best entertainment to be had in this book is in fact imagining most of this dialogue delivered by actual [[DoctorWho Dalek]]s. My favorite line is ''“[[foldercontrol]]

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-->-- '''[[http://www.philipsandifer.com/2013/01/am-exterminated-am-exterminated-war-of.html Phil Sandier]]''' on ''War of the Daleks''

->'''Miss Piggy:''' Um, why are you telling me all this?
->'''Lady Holiday:''' It's plot exposition. It has to go ''somewhere.''

->''The year, blah blah blah. The place, blah blah blah.''
-->--'''Father Time''', ''[[WesternAnimation/{{Histeria}} Histeria!]]''

->'''Krang:''' [[ThoseTwoBadGuys They]] [[SurroundedByIdiots will fail]], Shredder; they ''always'' fail!
->'''Shredder:''' But what choice do I have? Only mutants are immune to the Mesmerizer's beam; humans like myself can't be near it when they set it off!
->'''Krang:''' You don't have to explain it to me; I invented it, remember?
->'''Shredder:''' I wasn't explaining it to you! ''([[BreakingTheFourthWall points at the camera]])'' I was explaining it to ''[[NoFourthWall them]].''
-->--''[[WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles]]'', "Super-Rocksteady and Mighty-Bebop"

->''"Thank you, [[TropeNamer Mr. Exposition]]."''
-->-- '''Slappy Squirrel''', ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}''

->''"Boy, does this guy do anything outside of just shouting exposition?"''
-->-- '''WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic''' on Georgie Porgie from the 1986 version of ''Film/BabesInToyland''.

->"You're like a textbook with arms. I ''know'' this."
-->-- Series/{{Buffy|the Vampire Slayer}} on Giles.

->"I'm spouting exposition again, aren't I? Apologies."
-->--'''Sir Hammerlock''', ''VideoGame/{{Borderlands 2}}''

->'''Hermione:''' Honestly, am I the only person who's ever bothered to read "Hogwarts: A History"?
->'''Ron:''' Probably. Why?
-->-- ''Literature/HarryPotterAndThePrisonerOfAzkaban''

->'''Hermione:''' [[RunningGag Aren't you two ever going to read "Hogwarts: A History"?]]
->'''Ron:''' [[LampshadeHanging What's the point?]] You know it by heart, we can just ask you.
-->- ''Literature/HarryPotter''

->'''Interviewer:''' Will Harry and Ron ever read “Hogwarts, a History”?
->'''Creator/JKRowling:''' Never. [Laughter.] It’s a gift to me, because all my exposition can be dressed up as, “When are you going to read it?” So Hermione fills in the reader as well, so I could never let them read it.

->'''Carol:''' Do you really think these atomic weapons could [[AttackOfTheFiftyFootWhatever change Bill back]]?\\
'''General:''' You like to talk, Doc. You tell her!
-->-- '''[[Film/{{Matinee}} MANT!]]'''

->'''Fakir''': What do you know?
->'''Autor''': Everything you want to know.
-->-- '''Anime/PrincessTutu'''

->''Drift through the terrifying silence of outer space, where the only sound you hear is Sandra Bullock explaining the plot.''
-->-- '''WebVideo/HonestTrailers''', ''Film/{{Gravity}}''