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* ''Film/TheLivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The line originated in this movie, though it was actually, "We have ways to make men talk", and is commonly misquoted.

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* The anti-nazi film ''Film/HangmenAlsoDie'' directed and written by Germans Fritz Lang & Bertolt Brecht respectively has "We have ''means'' of making you talk!''
* ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'' (even in the right accent):
-->'''Marion''': I'll tell you everything!\\
'''Toht''': Yes, '''I know you will.''' (Raises the red hot poker closer to Marion's eyes)
* The terrorist's torture expert in ''Film/TrueLies''.

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* The anti-nazi An example from the 1943 anti-Nazi film ''Film/HangmenAlsoDie'' about the aftermath of the [[RippedFromTheHeadlines assassination]] of UsefulNotes/ReinhardHeydrich, directed and written by Germans Fritz Lang Creator/FritzLang & Bertolt Brecht respectively has "We Creator/BertoltBrecht respectively. Inspector Gruber says the following to Mascha when she says she doesn't have ''means'' of making you talk!''
* ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'' (even in
the right accent):
-->'''Marion''': I'll tell you everything!\\
'''Toht''': Yes, '''I
information he wants during interrogation:
-->"Answer properly! You
know we have means to make you will.''' (Raises talk. Maybe you have heard about [[TortureCellar the red hot poker closer to Marion's eyes)
* The terrorist's torture expert in ''Film/TrueLies''.
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* ''Film/RobotHolocaust'': [[BigBad The Dark One]] wants to know the secret of Jorn's invention, so [[KidnappedScientist Jorn]] is kidnapped and [[ElectricalTorture tortured]] & TheDragon [[DarkChick Valeria]] threatens to do the same to Deeja. Jorn still doesn't budge.
* Darth Vader and his interrogation droid in ''[[Film/StarWarsANewHope Star Wars]]''.
-->'''Darth Vader''': And now, your Highness, we will discuss the location of your hidden Rebel base.
* Ace in ''Film/AceVenturaWhenNatureCalls'' uses this on a suspect at one point in the sequel, even throwing in a faux German accent. He starts with [[HellIsThatNoise silverware on a plate]] before graduating to bizarre eyeball antics.

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* ''Film/RobotHolocaust'': [[BigBad ''Film/TheLivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The Dark One]] wants to know the secret of Jorn's invention, so [[KidnappedScientist Jorn]] is kidnapped and [[ElectricalTorture tortured]] & TheDragon [[DarkChick Valeria]] threatens to do the same to Deeja. Jorn still doesn't budge.
* Darth Vader and his interrogation droid
line originated in ''[[Film/StarWarsANewHope Star Wars]]''.
-->'''Darth Vader''': And now, your Highness, we will discuss the location of your hidden Rebel base.
* Ace in ''Film/AceVenturaWhenNatureCalls'' uses
this on a suspect at one point in the sequel, even throwing in a faux German accent. He starts with [[HellIsThatNoise silverware on a plate]] before graduating movie, though it was actually, "We have ways to bizarre eyeball antics.make men talk", and is commonly misquoted.


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* ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'' (even in the right accent):
-->'''Marion''': I'll tell you everything!\\
'''Toht''': Yes, '''I know you will.''' (Raises the red hot poker closer to Marion's eyes)
* ''Film/RobotHolocaust'': [[BigBad The Dark One]] wants to know the secret of Jorn's invention, so [[KidnappedScientist Jorn]] is kidnapped and [[ElectricalTorture tortured]] & TheDragon [[DarkChick Valeria]] threatens to do the same to Deeja. Jorn still doesn't budge.
* Darth Vader and his interrogation droid in ''[[Film/StarWarsANewHope Star Wars]]''.
-->'''Darth Vader''': And now, your Highness, we will discuss the location of your hidden Rebel base.
* The terrorist's torture expert in ''Film/TrueLies''.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' GrandFinale, [[BigBad Bill Cipher]] threatens [[spoiler:Ford Pines]] this way [[spoiler:before inflicting ElectricTorture on him in the next scene]].
-->'''Bill Cipher''': Everyone has a weakness, tough guy! I'll make you talk! It's only a matter of time.


* ''Film/TheLivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The line originated in this movie, though it was actually, "We have ways of making ''men'' talk", and is commonly misquoted.

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* ''Film/TheLivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The line originated in this movie, though it was actually, "We have ways of making ''men'' to make men talk", and is commonly misquoted.

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* ''Film/PokemonDetectivePikachu'' has the eponymous hero use this line on a Mr. Mime.
-->'''Pikachu''': We've got ways to make you talk...or mime!

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* The "Poacher's Day" event in ''VideoGame/GranblueFantasy'' has an Oddball variant As the tourist skyfarers managed to round and tie up the Sea Urkin Poachers, they had a hard time getting information out of them, even after implying threats. That is until they hear the growling from the poacher's stomachs, to which Carren immediately brings out exotic fish lunch as the "bait". It works.


* Stated clearly if implicitly by Number Two in the opening sequence of ''Series/ThePrisoner'', and paraphrased at least once by the same character in the show itself. True to their word, every single method listed in the trope description above is used at least once. [[spoiler: None of them work.]]

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* Stated clearly if implicitly by Number Two in the opening sequence of ''Series/ThePrisoner'', ''Series/ThePrisoner1967'', and paraphrased at least once by the same character in the show itself. True to their word, every single method listed in the trope description above is used at least once. [[spoiler: None of them work.]]

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-->'''Buzz:''' I'm proud of you, Sheriff. A lesser man would've talked under such torture.

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* ''Series/WonderWoman'': Wonder Woman's lasso of truth forces people to truthfully answer her questions. It gives a different take on the trope.

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** In the "Killer Joke" sketch a captured British soldier is [[TickleTorture tickled on the face with an enormous feather]] by a Gestapo officer, who also slaps him across the face (actually missing, with another officer behind him clapping his hands to make the sound).


* Film/AceVentura uses this on a suspect at one point in the sequel, even throwing in a faux German accent. He starts with [[HellIsThatNoise silverware on a plate]] before graduating to bizarre eyeball antics.

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* Film/AceVentura Ace in ''Film/AceVenturaWhenNatureCalls'' uses this on a suspect at one point in the sequel, even throwing in a faux German accent. He starts with [[HellIsThatNoise silverware on a plate]] before graduating to bizarre eyeball antics.


* ''Film/LivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The line originated in this movie, though it was actually, "We have ways of making ''men'' talk", and is commonly misquoted.

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* ''Film/LivesOfABengalLancer'' ''Film/TheLivesOfABengalLancer'' (1935): The line originated in this movie, though it was actually, "We have ways of making ''men'' talk", and is commonly misquoted.


** In ''Danger Mouse on the Orient Express,'' Penfold is taken prisoner by spies under Greenback's employ trying to find a manuscript that our heroes swiped earlier. Vladimir, one of the spies uses the line "Ve haff vays of making you talk!" (Penfold is telling them the truth--a fish ate the manuscript--but nobody believes him.)

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** In ''Danger Mouse on the Orient Express,'' Penfold is taken prisoner by spies under Greenback's employ trying to find a manuscript that our heroes swiped earlier. Vladimir, one of the spies uses the line "Ve haff vays of making vill make you talk!" (Penfold is telling them the truth--a fish ate the manuscript--but nobody believes him.)

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** In ''Danger Mouse on the Orient Express,'' Penfold is taken prisoner by spies under Greenback's employ trying to find a manuscript that our heroes swiped earlier. Vladimir, one of the spies uses the line "Ve haff vays of making you talk!" (Penfold is telling them the truth--a fish ate the manuscript--but nobody believes him.)


* Creator/LarryNiven played with this during an awards dinner that was running long -- interrogating his lobster: "Now, wretched bottom-feeder, you will tell us of your troop movements!" He was afterwards nicknamed "Speaker-to-Seafood". The other half of the joke is a reference to the Kzin Ambassador, Speaker-to-Animals, who has a large role in the RingWorld series.

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* ''Literature/{{Ringworld}}'' author Creator/LarryNiven played with this during an awards dinner that was running long -- interrogating his lobster: "Now, wretched bottom-feeder, you will tell us of your troop movements!" He was afterwards nicknamed "Speaker-to-Seafood". The other half of the joke is "Speaker-to-Seafood", a reference to the Kzin Ambassador, Speaker-to-Animals, who has a large role in the RingWorld ''Ringworld'' series.

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* Used in a ''WesternAnimation/{{Kaeloo}}'' episode where Mr. Cat is [[MakesSenseInContext dressed as a Nazi]]:
-->'''Mr. Cat''': Me und mein bazooka have ways of making you talk!

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