Miss Teschmacher: "Get out!"
Lex Luthor: Before that.
A Stock Phrase delivered if one character has really pissed another character off. He or she may just mean out of the room, but may even mean "Get out of my house" or there may even be an implied "I never want to see you again" (speaking of stock phrases). Often followed by, "And stay out!" (a third stock phrase).
Any attempts to reason with the character who has made this demand will simply get them to restate it, more forcefully and usually shouting, or while on the brink of tears. Oh, and expect a few insults (or possibly items of furniture) to be thrown if the target of the ultimatum is stubborn or has really blown it. Usually a line spoken by a very angry Love Interest, pissed off friends and allies have been known to use it as well. Sometimes, however, a character will not give in to the ultimatum, sometimes taking the demand, insults, and the thrown objects as a declaration of war, a situation which can cause the demand and aggressive behavior to backfire in a pretty scary way. These situations serve to remind the viewer that magic words that get slung around in fiction don't always work. And there's a couple comedic variants. In one, the scene happens as normal until the person realizes "hey, wait a minute, I just got thrown out of my own house"; in another, they keep tripping over stuff and their reply to "GET OUT!" is "I'm trying! I'm trying!". A final variant is the Literal Genie version, where a literal-minded person or a passive-aggressive person will interpret "GET OUT!" as "leave the area entirely", not "give me time to cool down", and if uttered, "I never want to see you again" will mean that the person won't be coming back, ever, unless, that is, they can convince them that they changed their mind.
If this is a cartoon, expect them to be given the boot whether they were going to leave on their own or not, kicked far away from the place.
Also used from time to time by a really pissed off character who is on the defensive and has just put an intruder on the bad side of a beat down. Cue them throwing the opponent out the nearest door or window, or off the roof, while uttering some form of this, usually followed by "and don't come back!" Alternatively, someone commandeering or forcibly taking over a building or vehicle may say this to defeated defenders or frightened bystanders. It can also be a Moment of Awesome when used on someone discovered to be the mole, usually an employee or an ex-lover. Can be Nightmare Fuel if delivered by an omnipotent voice in a giant maze.
Occasionally, characters are a bit more polite about it, choosing to deliver the trope as a question. "Will you get OUT of here? Please?" This is not a request, but a demand, and continued refusal to leave will lead to the original stock phrase being used. And there's also the more panicked variety when someone is about to come in who isn't supposed to see you, in which case, expect to be stuffed in closets, bathrooms, refrigerators, you name it, with an eventual response being that they've shoved them everywhere but through the exit door.
Not to be confused with the expression of disbelief — saying, "No... get out! That's unbelievable!"
There may be some House Amnesia, if the person who is supposed to leave actually owns the place they are leaving.
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If you're looking for the 2017 movie, see here.
- In Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni Kai, Satoko, with support from Keiichi, Rika, and the entire village, confronts her abusive uncle Teppei, screams that she hates him and for him to "GET OUT!!"
- Umineko: When They Cry: In episode 21 Rosa yells this at a woman from child services, who was confronting her on her neglectful/abusive treatment of her daughter Maria.
- Code Geass: In episode 19 of the second season at one point Lelouch snaps at Rolo, saying that he meant to give a locket he accidentally gave him to Nunnally, that he actually hates him and tried to kill him several times, and finally for him to "GET OUT!!!"
- School Days: Sekai yells this at Kotonoha repeatedly in episode 12 upon finding her in Makoto's house.
- Desire Climax: In one scene Hina yells this at Shoei upon finding him and Mio together. Later in chapter 18 Shoei yells this at Mio when she comes into his room to talk.
- SHUFFLE!: The English dubbed version of episode 19 has a scene where Kaede whispers "Get out" repeatedly before screaming it and then attacking Asa, trying to forcibly remove her from the Tsuchimi house. In the original Japanese, Kaede asks and then yells at Asa to "go back" instead (presumably to her own house), but the feeling is the same.
Dub!Kaede: "Get out. Get out of this house. Get out of this house. Get out... Get out.... Get out. Get out! OUT! GET OUT OF MY HOUSE! GO AWAY!"Sub!Kaede: "Go back. Please go back... Please go back... Please...go back... Go back... Go back... GO BACK! GO BACK! GO BACK!"
- In episode 10 of Gankutsuou Gerard says this to Albert and Maximilien when the two come to visit his sick daughter Valentine.
- Betrayal Knows My Name: In episode 6 Yuki screams this while giving a Cooldown Hug to a girl possessed by a demon.
- Toward the Terra: In episode 22, Keith shouts at Matsuka to get out after Matsuka accidentally reads his mind and is bold enough to suggest that Keith is more human than he's willing to admit.
- In Fruits Basket, Yuki does this to Shigure when he finds out that Kyo will be sharing the house: "Don't eat. Don't come near me. Don't ever speak to me again." To very comic effect.
- One Piece: Luffy gave Captain Kuro the "throw him out" treatment, along with a brief "The Reason You Suck" Speech, when he beat Kuro and threw him bodily back to his former crew, telling them not to return. The Black Cat pirates got out of there in a hurry!
- In chapter 68 of Black Butler Ciel goes to the purple house dormitory and is told to get out.
- Rei throws Nanako out of her apartment in episode 14 of Oniisama e..., when she catches her trying to throw Rei's drugs into the trash. Unlike other cases, she later goes searching for Nanako and apologizes.
- In Digimon Adventure, Mimi is pushing Biyomon and Palmon in a stroller as part of their cover. She soon tires of this.
Palmon: I'm supposed to be a cute little baby!
Mimi: You just grew up! Now, get out!
- Episode 78 of Sailor Moon R, Rei delivers a belter of a Get Out (implied by the volume of her scream in the Japanese and DiC dub, explicit in the Viz dub) to Minako after she trashes her room in a bout of Comically Inept Healing.
- In Lucky Star, Konata paid a visit to a sick Kagami, causing the latter to blush in appreciation... but when she found out that Konata did just that to borrow her homework or her games...
- In Toradora!, Yasuko makes her message clear with nothing more than a grunt, a directional thumb and a handful of cash after Ryuuji, Taiga and Kitamura wake her up while being too loud in the house.
- In A Little Snow Fairy Sugar, Sugar has written an apology letter to Saga. The problems are: first, that she picked the worst thing to write on in the form of a musical score written by Saga's deceased mother, and second, that Saga can't read the language that fairies write in. This ticks Saga off and orders Sugar to go away and never come back.They later reconcile after Pepper translates, and Saga goes and finds her in a "haunted" house (haunted by ill-behaved lightning and ice fairies, that is), but it is emotionally a rough patch for both.
- In Azumanga Daioh, Yukari goes to Minamo's house because construction is keeping her awake. Upon attempting to sleep (during the day), she learns that Minamo has a comfortable and somewhat pricey pillow.
Yukari: You damn bourgeoisie. Get out!
Minamo: And go where?
- Assassination Classroom: In Irina's introductory arc/episode, she presses the students' Berserk Button by telling them that as since they are their school's misfit failure, studying would be meaningless to them and they should just leave the matter of killing Koro-sensei to her. The students reply with the trope; first in Tranquil Fury mode, then by angrily pelting her with school supplies.
- Tohru from Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid takes this one step further in chapter 26/episode 8, when her rival Elma comes over to give a gift to Kobayashi. Already in Clingy Jealous Girl mode, Tohru states "Begone, Elma!" right before blasting her straight through the front door and off into the horizon.
- In Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man, after Peter Parker makes Jameson look bad accidentally:
Jameson: Get out of my office, Parker! Out of my building! Get out! GET OUT! GET OUT!
- The Long Halloween, Harvey Dent screams this at the Joker when the latter breaks into his house on Christmas Eve.
- In issue 7 of World's Finest, after Superman admits to Batman that he had to kill three genocidal alien supervillains.
- A light-hearted example in Matt Fraction's Hawkeye series. Clint's argument over the best Bruce in rock music gets him kicked out by his teenage protege. Kicked out of his own apartment. In the building he owns.
- The enraged Whenua tries to drive off a Kahgarak by shouting this at it in one of the BIONICLE comics. He sounds especially ticked-off the comic's animated version that was put on one of the Direct-to-DVD movies as a bonus feature.
- Archie Comics' Sonic the Hedgehog: Sonic gives one to Silver after getting sick of his Inspector Javert tendencies, going on a "The Reason You Suck" Speech towards him, stating that he trusts his friends and that they're all better heroes than a "flake" like Silver before ordering him to go home. When Silver objects that he's Trapped in the Past and can't go home, Sonic responds:
Sonic: Then get out of my sight.
- In The Night Gwen Stacy Died, as Peter grieves for Gwen, he tells Mary Jane to get out and leave him alone. She refuses.
- In a Funky Winkerbean strip, when Devon learned that Lisa Moore was the birth mother who had given him up for adoption, Tom Batiuk drew Elaine shouting "Shut Up!" to Seinfeld, to illustrate Devon's girlfriend's reaction.
- In Lilly Epilogue Family Matters, Lilly Satou orders her own father out of the apartment after he repeatedly insults Hisao and Hanako. Lilly later rescinds this, but he is unwilling to face her again until it's time for him to leave, at which point he apologizes.
- In the Girls und Panzer fic, Boys und Sensha-do!, Akio does this to Shiho, when she visits her daughter Miho in the hospital for the sole purpose of telling her that she's been disowned, after giving her a "The Reason You Suck" Speech.
Akio: GET OUT! If you’re not claiming her as your daughter you have no right to be here.
- Discussed in Retro Chill:
Rupert: Next time, Next time, we don't just go bursting into people's homes like we did. We freaked everyone out.
Earl: Isn't that a good thing?
Rupert: Normally, yes, but it's not when they throw their furniture at us and yell "GET OUT, GET OUT".
- In the Empath: The Luckiest Smurf story "Smurphony Of The Night", Smurfette tells Empath this when he warns her about Lord Vladimir Smurfula.
"Smurf out of my house right now, Empath, and smurf as far out of my life as possible. I will decide who I want to smurf with, not you!"
- In Hope for the Heartless, the Horned King does this to Avalina after they get into an argument about her preventing his revenge on Taran, prompting her to suddenly slap his face. He does this again when she later comes to start the music hour, still angry at that point.
- In the 27th chapter of Old West, Grace Glossy confronts her estranged husband Benjamin Hares who has shown up to sell her out again. Conclusively fed up with the slimeball who broke her heart years ago, she attempts to throw him out of her house. Much to her shock, however, he becomes violent and beats her up. Their son Teddy fetches to the rescue Grace's lover Rattlesnake Jake who kills Benjamin as retribution in front of Grace and Teddy. Unfortunately, the traumatized Grace doesn't appreciate Jake's effort to comfort her and throws him out.
- In the Cuphead fan comic from DeviantArt, "Cagney Is a Carnation" by fuyuflowga, when the flowers refuse to help Cagney Carnation take care of his adopted children because he had signed the Soul Contract in his Deal with the Devil, and Cagney accidentally scares them away in his rage, he has no choice but to use his rage to scold his children and scare them away, telling them that it was their fault that he signed the contract and screaming at them to get out before he kills them. Justified in that he knows that if the flower children stay with him and someone finds out about the situation, they will think the children are weeds and hate them otherwise.
- Uttered by Cyclops in X-Men: The Early Years when he notices a girl has slipped in his tent.
Scott: I'm going to only ask you this once, Sue. What the hell are you doing in my tent?
Sue: Since you had to leave the fire early, I thought you might like some company.
Scott: I don't. Get out!
Sue: I just love a man who plays hard to get.
Scott: I don't play. I am hard to get. Now get out!
- In If You Can'tBeatEmEatEm, Rarity does this to Fluttershy, Pinkie Pie, (and later we find out she had done it to Sweetie Belle) in a state of psychosis after Rainbow Dash barfed all over her from a wrench to her overfilled gut. Needless to say, Josh does NOT take it well at all.
- Beauty and the Beast:
- the Beast roars it at Belle when he finds her in the West Wing and she discovers his Enchanted Rose.
- At the climax, the Beast gives a much colder delivery to Gaston when he exposes him as the true coward he is, pathetically begging for his life.
- Corpse Bride: Emily says this to Lord Barkis Bittern when he shows up to cause trouble in the finale.
- In The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Simba does this twice to Zira in the same scene.
Simba: You and your young cub, get out.
Zira: Haven't you met my son, Kovu? He was hand chosen by Scar to follow in his pawprints and become king.
(Kovu shivers noisily in fear)
Timon: That's not a king! That's a fuzzy maraca!
Zira: Kovu was the last born before you exiled us to the Outlands, where we have little food... less water...
Simba: You know the penalty for returning to the Pridelands.
Zira: But the child does not. However, if you need your pound of flesh... here. (pushes Kovu forward)
Simba: Take him and get out. We're finished here.
- In Osmosis Jones, Shane's teacher, Mrs. Boyd, screams at Frank after Ozzy pops a zit onto her lip.
Mrs. Boyd: Get out! Out! The answer is no! Absolutely not!
- In Robin Hood, Friar Tuck yells this to the Sheriff of Nottingham after he takes money out of the church poor box, and then threatens to hang the friar when he objects.
Friar Tuck: GET OUT OF MY CHURCH! Out! Out! Out! Out!
- In Wreck-It Ralph, Calhoun does this to Felix after he inadvertently causes her to have a Troubled Backstory Flashback.
- Air Force One: "Get off my plane!". Doubles as a Pre-Mortem One-Liner in that case from the hero to the villain.
- American History X: "Get the Fuck out of my House!", said by Doris Vinyard to disown her Neo-Nazi son Derek after he attacked his siblings in a fit of rage and chased away his mother's Jewish suitor.
- The Amityville Horror (1979). Practically the Trope Codifier.
House: GEEEEEEEEEEEEET OOOOOOOOOOOUUUUUUUT!
- In The Aviator, when Ava Gardner learns that Howard Hughes was tapping her phone lines to keep an eye on her, she calls him out for this:
Ava: What do you wanna know, Howard? Was I screwing Artie Shaw last night? Was I screwing Sinatra the night before? You bet! Everyone told me you were a goddamn lunatic, but I didn't listen! It's no wonder Katie Hepburn dumped your demented ass!
Howard: (exploding) SHUT YOUR GODDAMN MOUTH!!
(Howard knocks Ava to the ground, but she rebounds quickly and knocks him down)
Ava: Get out, you pathetic freak!
(he struggles to get back up, holding his cane; she follows him as he heads for the door)
Ava: (screaming) GET OUT!!!!
- In The Bad and the Beautiful, the scene at Jonathan's mansion where Georgia finds him cheating on her with Lila and he expels her with a harsh "get out".
- In Ben & Arthur, gay protagonist Arthur Sailes dodges the sinister machinations of his brother Victor, who disapproves of his lifestyle to the point of wanting to see Arthur killed. However, Arthur eventually goes on the offensive and breaks into Victor's apartment to implant a device in Victor's phone and overhear his conversations. To Arthur's surprise, Victor suddenly shows up and, after confronting Arthur, brandishes a gun and orders him out with the following gem:
Victor: (to Arthur) Get. Out. NOW. Now.
- Black Dynamite: When the title character goes to a pool hall to ask the owner questions about his brother's death, the owner (backed by eight or so of his thugs) refuses, finally telling him, "get your black ass out my joint, before we beat you like a rented mule." BD heads to the door… only to turn over the "Closed" sign, close the gate, and wreck everybody.
- In Boiler Room, Jim tells a rude job applicant off before the interview even starts.
"Don't talk to me, don't look at me. Just pick your ass up out of that Italian leather chair and get the fuck out of my sight."
- Caddyshack has one of Danny Noonan's sisters yelling this phrase.
- In Day of the Dead (1985), this is Sarah's reaction after her boyfriend, Miguel (Who is on the verge of a nervous breakdown) admonishes her for not taking any sedatives, while forcing them on him.
- Get Out: Shouted at the protagonist by a guest at a party who was subjected to Grand Theft Me and only had a moment for his real personality to break through and warn the New Meat.
- In Girl With a Pearl Earring, after Johannes Vermeer paints the titular painting (which, the way this movie tells it, is a painting of his maidnote ), his wife does this to the maid.
GET OUT OF HERE!!! 'GET OUT OF MY HOUSE!!!!!!'
- The Godzilla series has had this in their movies:
- In Gojira, Dr. Serizawa dismisses Emiko for telling Ogata about his secrect weapon, The Oxygen Destroyer.
- In Ebirah, Horror of the Deep, Yoshimura orders Ryota and his friends to get off his stolen Yacht when Ryota accidentally breaks his Shotgun. Unfortunately for him, Ryota had already set them all sail in order to search for his brother.
- In Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth, Takeshi fires Ando after he remarks about immoral it was to profit off of the Cosmos and Mothra's egg.
- In The Graduate after revealing that he's been sleeping with her mother, she orders him to leave her dorm room with this phrase sounding like she wants to grind him into hamburger meat.
- Gran Torino: "Get off my lawn", said by retired Korean War vet Walt Kowalski with a rifle in hand to a group of Hmong gangsters who are beating up his next-door neighbours' son on his property.
- Help!: A gang of death-cult thugs burst into the Beatles' home, and after a drag-out brawl are run out by a gun-wielding mad scientist, who turns the gun on the band, and it misfires. At this point John quietly growls "Get out." And they do.
- Cary Grant's character delivers one of these in His Girl Friday in the actor's typical fashion, complete with elegantly flicked finger. Its use has become a meme in some internet circles.
- In Hot Fuzz, when Sgt. Angel is at the pub in his first night at Sandford, he realizes that a good number of the customers are underage. Being an officer of the law, he makes way for this gem:
Angel: You. (Holds out his police badge.) When's your birthday?
Teen: 22nd of February.
Angel: What year?
Teen: Every year.
Angel: Get out.
- The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2:
- Katniss says "goodbye" in an undeniably final way to Gale, after he admits he doesn't know if it was his bombs that killed Prim.
- Also, she's not happy to see Buttercup at first upon arriving home in District 12.
Katniss: Prim is gone! Get out! Get out!!
- In the movie I Love You, Man, after a few too many intakes at a drinking game, Paul Rudd's character ends up puking on the host of the poker game (Jon Favreau) , who doesn't take it too lightly.
Tevin: This is not cool, get the fuck out!!''
- Iron Man 2: Rhodes to Tony's party guests, to clear the room so he can try and get Tony, drunk off his ass, out of the incredibly dangerous suit of Powered Armor he's wearing. The fact that Rhodey has just donned his own set of armor aids in the effectiveness of the line.
I'm only going to say this once! Get out.
- In Jobs, Steve Jobs says this to an employee who questions the value of typefaces.
- In Just Friends Jamie yells this at Samantha when the latter shows up to cause trouble at the former's Christmas party.
- Amusingly subverted in Look Who's Talking when Molly and James start arguing in her apartment:
James: Now get out!
Molly: I live here!
James: I KNOW THAT!! (stammers, leaves)
- Magnolia has a very dramatic incidence of this. Claudia screamingly evicts her estranged father from her apartment who came to tell her about his terminal cancer. Her overreaction is puzzling until we learn that she was molested by her father when she was young.
- Only Stwpd Cowz Txt N Drive: The graphic, 30-minute Public Service Announcement warning of the dangers of texting and driving — four people, including two teenaged girls, die in the accident directly caused by their driver's inattentiveness to the road — includes a scene where, after one of the funerals, the guilty driver's parents try to pay his condolences to one of the grief-stricken fathers. He tells them they are no longer welcome in his life before ordering them out ... and then warns the father that if he tries to visit again, the consequences will be deadly.
- Although it isn't the final thing Captain Henderson says to Lieutenant Commander Sherman in Operation Petticoat, he is quite clearly fed up with the crew of the Sea Tiger stealing supplies and materials from around the island.
Henderson: "I'd say take your scavengers and these liars here and get out."
- In The Other Guys, Will Ferrell's character Allen Gamble is married to the beautiful Sheila (played by Eva Mendes). He treats her like dirt and calls her plain-looking and a terrible cook, and yet she stays a faithful and doting wife. Finally, she tells him over dinner that she's pregnant. Gamble's first reaction is to accuse her of cheating. This turns out to be the last straw, and she quietly tells him to leave. He tries to argue, and she screams the trope name in response. They get back together shortly later, and he admits his own insecurities about their marriage.
- In Pete's Dragon (1977), after Doctor Terminus gave Hoagy some words of encouragement to lure Elliot into his trap, who worked only for a while...
Dr. Terminus: GEEEET OOOUUUTT!!!!
- In The Players Club, when a local Mob Boss comes to make good on his threat to the sleazy owner of the strip joint who owes him money.
St. Louis: (Coming into the club with a machine gun) Anybody in here, who doesn't want to get murdered. (In Slow Motion) GET THE FUCK OUT!
- The Room has:
Johnny: Get out. Get out! GET OUT OFF MY LIIIIIFE!
- Also, "Don't touch me, muthafaakka. Get out."
- And a bit later, "Get out of my howse. I KILL YOU! I BREAK EBBERY PHONE IN YO BAWDY! I KILL YOU YOU BASTIR!"
- Serenity: When Jayne disagrees with Mal's plan and brings up the Battle of Serenity Valley, in which Mal and Zoe were part of the losing side, Zoe says calmly, "You wanna leave this room," to the same effect.
- Speed Racer: Racer X says this after rescuing Taesho Togokhan.
Taesho: Justice, that is not a commodity I waste money on!
(car screeches to a halt)
X: (in a low voice) Get out.
- J. Jonah Jameson does this on average once a movie in the Spider-Man Trilogy, but Spider-Man 3 is especially funny. Faced with hiring either Peter Parker or Eddie Brock as the Bugle's new staff photographer, we get this:
- In Star Trek: First Contact, Picard says this to Lily when she confronts him about his lust for revenge against the Borg.
- Star Trek Into Darkness has a brilliant moment where Spock, of all people, receives this treatment from Admiral Pike after going a little too far with the Vulcan tendency to use Exact Words.
Pike: Spock are you giving me attitude?
Spock: I am expressing multiple attitudes simultaneously. To which are you referring?
Pike: Out. Leave. You're dismissed.
- The end of a job interview in Step Brothers:
Pam: Please lave this office, we're done.
Brennan: Do we get any sort of souvenir?
Pam: GET OUT OF MY OFFICE!!
- Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street: Sweeney Todd uses this to Anthony, whose very untimely entrance into the shop to inform him of his plan to marry Johanna cost Sweeney his first attempt at revenge on Judge Turpin, immediately before the big "Epiphany" number.
- In the original Christopher Bond play, Anthony left the shop voluntarily, in a desperate attempt to dissuade Judge Turpin from throwing Johanna in Fogg's Asylum.
- Ramses essentially does this to Moses in The Ten Commandments.
Ramses: Come to me no more, Moses! For on the day you see my face again, you will surely die!
- All the Terminator movies have one of the titular machines (except Marcus, but he's a cyborg anyway) saying this while taking over a vehicle. Most notably, in Terminator 2: Judgment Day, this is the T-1000's (Robert Patrick) order to a helicopter pilot while the helicopter is in the air. He obeys.
- WarGames. David Lightman's teacher Mr. Ligget is reviewing the answers to the Biology test when Lightman makes a joke that creates ripples of laughter through the classroom.
Mr. Ligget: All right, Lightman... maybe you can tell us who first suggested the idea of reproduction without sex.
Lightman: Um...your wife?
(classroom erupts in raucous laughter)
Mr. Ligget: Get out, Lightman. get out.
- Screamers. Commander Hendrickson discovers that the general who's been giving them orders has been Dead All Along, executed by their own side and his messages faked for the past two years. When the New Meat soldier who informed them of this tries to bring up his desire to keep fighting the enemy, Hendrickson just shouts, "GET OUT OF HERE!"
- Quite a popular way in the UK for expressing how bad you think somebody's joke was. Example:
Joke teller: So are you coming to the duck do tonight?
Victim: What's a duck do?
Joke teller: It goes quack!
Victim: ...Get out.
- A Brazilian saying goes "The door out is courtesy of the house".
- In Artemis Fowl Butler says a variation of this during his Crowning Moment of Awesome when he goes all Brother Wolf on a troll. He, after throwing it out a window, says "And don't come back" implying that he said this exact phrase.
- Many of P. G. Wodehouse's bossier characters, like Sir Aylmer Bostock in Uncle Dynamite (whose nephew eventually turns the books on him), Sir Raymond Bastable in Cocktail Time and Lord Tillbury (in a lot of books) are like that.
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix:
- Simplified to "OUT!" by Sirius Black. Unfortunately, Kreacher takes the command to leave the room as an invitation to leave the house and go to the Malfoys. Oops.
- When Harry sees Snape's worst memory in the Pensieve, Snape throws a jar of cockroaches at him yelling at him to get out of his office and never come back.
- The In Death series: This pops up a few times, like in the books Purity in Death and New York to Dallas.
- In the Sherlock Holmes story "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle", Holmes manages to figure out that the aforementioned stone had been stolen by a hotelier who in turn pinned the blame onto someone else. He has the jewel and the man dead to rights, so what does he do? He opens the door and demands the man leave...now. Why? Because it was Christmas, because it was likely that returning the carbuncle to its rightful owner would be enough to release the innocent man from jail...and because the actual perpetrator was practically scared straight from the whole episode. Why bother Scotland Yard at this point?
- Strangely parodied in Everlost. There's a haunted house that constantly moans "GET OUT...!" but goes unnoticed because the only people living in the house are a husband and wife, who are both completely deaf. The book even mentions its intense frustration at not having any hands with which to communicate with the couple using American Sign Language.
- Dr. Seuss
"But it's MINE!" screamed the bird, when she heard the egg crack.
- This is shouted by Mayzie the lazy bird in the story Horton Hatches the Egg when, after allowing Horton to sit on her egg because she's too lazy for that responsibility, the egg starts hatching:
(The work was all done. Now she wanted it back.)
"It's MY egg!" she sputtered. "You stole it from me!
Get off of my nest and get out of my tree!"
- Marvin K. Mooney, Will You Please Go Now! is an entire book of telling the main character this.
- In Hogfather this is Mustrum Ridcully's response to meeting the Glingle-Glingle-Glingle Fairy, who's responsible for the tinkling bells that were heard whenever the wizards accidentally conjured up a new Anthropomorphic Personification.
- Deconstructed in Douglas Adams's The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, when a guard points a gun at the protagonists and simply says, "Out." The narrator then comments that "People who can supply that amount of firepower don't need to supply verbs as well."
- In The Fault in Our Stars, Hazel yells this at Van Houten when he gets into her car to try and talk to her.
- In the Sweet Valley High book Nowhere To Run, Emily Mayer has spent the entirety of the book being treated like crap by her Wicked Stepmother, who caps off her horrible behavior by lying to her father so that he'll be on her side. After Emily saves her baby sister from choking, her father walks in on the chaos and thanks to all the lies his wife has told him, assumes Emily tried to hurt the baby and proceeds to order her out of the house.
- Paul to Rory in the pilot of 8 Simple Rules after he finds him hiding in his sister Kerry's closet. And later, as Kerry needles Bridget after she lied about going to the library. "Kerry! Out!" And a third time after Rory comes up Paul mocking his sisters - "Dad? Do you think I'm pretty?" "Get out!"
- In fact, this is something of a running gag with Rory throughout the series.
- In The Apprentice, two of Claude Littner's interviews have consisted entirely of him delivering a "The Reason You Suck" Speech and then ordering the candidate to leave. Followed in one case by "That's not the way out" when the stunned candidate headed for the window rather than the door.
- Speaking of Babylon 5, G'Kar delivers one of these to Garibaldi, who is searching his quarters when he finds a pair of pink panties:
G'Kar: OHH! GET! OUT!
Garibaldi: Let me just say, pink is definitely your color.
Sinclair: That's enough! Get the hell out of here! All of you! Now! Lt. Cmdr. Ivanova, in 10 seconds, you will escort any unauthorized persons still present to the brig…and leave them there.note
- Lennier once mistakes Garibaldi's expression of amazement for this trope. It involves a motorcycle.
- In the episode "By Any Means Necessary", Sinclair gets bombarded by press corps over an illegal strike while simultaneously being harassed by G'Kar and Londo calling each other a criminal. He finally gets fed up.
Sheridan: I want it off my station. I want them all off my station. I want the whole store yanked out, boxed up, and shipped out by 0800 tomorrow. Is that clear?
- "There All the Honor Lies": Sheridan learns the new gift shop is selling teddy bears with his initials on them. While various other dignitaries have felt offended by their likenesses, this proved to be the last straw, leading to this distinctly military send-off:
Sheridan: Now get the hell out of our galaxy, both of you!
- And of course:
- Battlestar Galactica. A doctor examining Kara Thrace comments on some old injuries revealed by the X-Ray, as it's unusual for all the fingers to be broken in the same position (by having a door slammed on them, we later discover). Kara shrieks "GET OUT!" showing the doctor is correct in supposing Kara is a victim of child abuse.
- In an earlier episode, Adama does a much quieter variant, after he finds out that his youngest son died because Starbuck didn't want to wash him out of flight school.
- Done for drama in Boy Meets World; Topanga tearfully says this to her father when she learns that he's leaving her mother for someone else.
- The Brady Bunch: In Season 3's "And Now a Word From Our Sponsor", humorously applied when a commercial producer, Skip Farnum, hires the Bradys to star in a TV commercial for laundry detergent. When the results are so disappointing to Skip, he fires them ... and then tells them to "get out of my house!" Only problem is (as Mike reminds Skip) they were filming the commercial at the Bradys' house!
- Breaking Bad: Skyler does this to Walt in "Ozymandias" after she finds out that Hanks is dead because of Walt. When Walt tries to resist, she nearly kills him.
Jenny: Do you, uh... (Giles looks at her) Is there something I can do?
- Dawn has this down to an art form. Originally used to cement her role as Annoying Younger Sibling, later turned into a Crowning Moment of Awesome when she banishes a poltergeist through sheer determination.
- In "I Only Have Eyes For You", Zombie!James shouts this in Buffy's face after the attempted exorcism. He then sends The Swarm to make sure they stay out.
- In "Innocence" after Jenny Calender is revealed to be The Mole, Buffy and Giles are discussing how to take down the Judge. Jenny appears in the doorway.
Buffy: (without turning around) Get out.
Jenny: I-I just want to help.
Giles: (turning his back on Jenny too) She just said get out.Spike: So we had a fight. It's not our first, love, and it doesn't change anything—
Buffy: It changes everything, Spike! I want you out. I want you out of this town, I want you off this planet! You don't come near me, my friends, or my family again, ever! Understand?
Giles: Please leave my home now.
- In "I Was Made To Love You", this is the Scoobies' general reaction when Spike shows up at the Magic Box. Giles in particular actually manhandles him and orders him to "clear out of here."
- When Buffy tells Spike in "Entropy" that his love for her isn't real and that he should move on, Spike interrupts with a "Get out" that even for him sounds exceptionally menacing.
- At the start of the infamous scene in "Seeing Red", Spike enters the bathroom where Buffy is preparing to take a bath. She tells him to get out, but he ignores it.
- Dark!Willow has "Leave. Now." apparently matched with a Compelling Voice.
- There's only one time in the entire series that Oz raises his voice: to tell Veruca to leave. Now.
- The possibly worst example comes when Xander sells Giles some, apparently, really disgusting power bars.
Holtz: Get out.
- Buffy wakes up to find Spike standing over her bed. She gives this trope and when Spike doesn't take the hint, she elaborates. "Get out or I will drop you out head-first."
- This trope doesn't work on an Intangible Man, as Buffy discovered when dealing with the First Evil and Angel found out when dealing with an extremely annoying Ghost!Spike. Holtz however finds a way.
Sahjhan: Or what? You can't kill me.
Holtz: But I can trap your dimensional essence in a Resikhian Urn. Wonderful devices the urns. They last a lifetime. That is, if you live forever.
Angel: Now take your new boyfriend and get out of my house.
- Angel tells Connor and Cordy this after seeing them having sex.
Wesley: You know that sinking feeling you sometimes get the morning after? It arrived early.
- Cordelia also does the "Get out!" as an expression of amazement, as per the Babylon 5 example. As she's the princess of a demon dimension at the time, everyone obediently starts to file out the door.
- Wesley after he starts Shagging Catwoman, specifically Amoral Attorney Lilah Morgan.
Lilah: (stretching) It's like a little death. Several, in fact.
Wesley: Get out.
Lilah: What? No sweet kiss? No 'When can I see you again?' (Death Glare from Wesley) Watch the dirty looks. That's what got me going in the first place. I'll give you this - you sure know how to channel your rage, frustration, and hate. Always a bigger turn on than love.
Angel: That's great. It's nice. You moved on. I can't. You found someone new. I'm not allowed to, remember? I see you again, it cuts me up inside, and the person I share that with is me. You don't know me anymore, so don't come down here with your great new life and expect me to do things your way! Go home.
- In "Sanctuary", Angel does this to Buffy of all people once he gets fed up with her refusal to understand why he wants to redeem Faith, as well as her taking the opportunity to rub her "great" new boyfriend in his face:
- Cheers: Season 11's "The Little Match Girl" has Rebecca accidentally setting the bar on fire after vowing to quit smoking and tossing her (apparently not-completely-extinguished) last cigarette into a wastebasket in Sam's office. When she tells Sam her carelessness started the fire, he angrily tells her to get the hell out of his bar and never return. note
- Edie says this to Carlos in Desperate Housewives when he accuses her of using her son to attract men.
- Destination Truth had an episode showing the crew investigating paranormal happenings at a Thai cemetery. They placed audio recording equipment in a tomb — much to the distress of their local guides — and managed to capture what seemed to be a voice. After several replays and a translation from Thai, the message from the tomb was, "Get out."
- Doctor Who: In "The Pilot", the Doctor says this to Bill when he decides not to wipe her memory.
- In "The Idiot's Lantern", the last words Rita Connolly says to her abusive soon-to-be-ex husband Eddie are "Get out."
- Peggy Mitchell in EastEnders to anyone who annoys her: "Get ahhta mah pub!"
- The Electric Company (1971): In an animated Slow Reader segment, one of the signs the Slow Reader must read says "Get out!" Of course, our protagonist has difficulty understanding its mean ... too late!
- Ari Gold on Entourage writes on a board for his worker "Get the fuck out." He then tells him "You're fired. And in case your ears are fucked: GET THE FUCK OUT!"
- ER: Kerry Weaver delivers a feeble one of these in response to the verbal abuse being thrown at her by a disgruntled underling. Two years earlier, Mark Greene gave her a big one of these (paired with a Big "SHUT UP!") when he got fed up with her nagging.
- Family Matters: A form of this — "Steve, go home!" — is delivered to Urkel virtually Once per Episode. This Running Gag was formulatic: Urkel would be annoying one of the Winslows, the Winslow would say, "Go home, Steve," Urkel would continue on unabated, another "Go home, Steve!" would follow in a more irritated voice, Urkel would continue, and then a "Go home, go home, go home!" Urkel would then say, "I don't have to take this! I'm going home!" One time, in Season 3's "Words Hurt", Carl was so angry at Urkel (for causing him to ruin his ship-in-a-bottle that he had worked months on) that he kicked him out of the house — albeit in a cruelly angry way — and banished him from the house.
- Frasier. Frasier is prone to outbursts of this when another character Deadpan Snarks after he suffers an Epic Fail.
(Frasier has been humiliated by radio pranksters - AGAIN - this time while in the bathtub.)
Niles: Now, now, it won't get you down for long. You've always had a thick skin. (giggles) Unless that Tahitian Vanilla softened you up a bit...
Frasier: GET OUT!
Frasier: How dare you presume to know the workings of my heart? You can't understand the kind of feelings that Julia and I have for one another! You may as well ask me to describe the essence of music or the, the color of starlight!
- There was another episode where Frasier opened the door to his apartment to see Eddie the dog dressed as one of Santa's elves, which would prove to his girlfriend's mother that he wasn't Jewish (It Makes Sense in Context). Frasier roars "GET OUT!", sending Eddie running, and then turns to the baffled mother and genially says, "...of that coat already!"
- He pulls off a magnificent triple in "A man, A Plan and a Gal: Julia", in which Frasier has been defending Julia because of his desire to stay committed. Then she mocks his new Italian hand towels.
Julia: Nice towels, Frasier. You'd think a couple of old ladies lived here.
Frasier: Get out.
Julia: Excuse me?
Frasier: I said get out!
Julia: I can't believe this! You're actually kicking me out?
Frasier: Do you want me to draw you a picture? note
Julia: We'd be here all night! note
Frasier: GET OUT!
- The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air had a Running Gag where Uncle Phil would literally throw Will's friend Jazz out of the house.
- Game of Thrones:
- Littlefinger is told this a number of times when he's perceived as the slimeball he is.
- Cersei says this to the Small Council after Tyrion becomes Hand, to Tyrion after he arranges to send Myrcella away, and to Tyrion again when he threatens to turn her joy to ashes.
- Queen Daenerys' final words on banishing Ser Jorah Mormont are an ice-cold, "Go... now."
- Yara shows her control over the unruly Ironborn when she dismisses her men with a quiet, "Leave us."
- On two occasions Lord Tywin Lannister does this to his underlings, but as his son Tyrion gets up to leave adds a quiet, "Not you."
- Jon is horrified to learn that Melisandre, the woman who brought him back from the dead, burned Shireen Baratheon alive. However he moderates Davos' calls for execution since Mel did resurrect him, and so banishes her instead, on pain of death.
- In the Get Some In! episode "Exam Results", Drill Sergeant Nasty Corporal Marsh has been put on a charge for cheating on a nursing exam. He initially tries to persuade Squadron Leader Baker that the Flight Sergeant who put him on the charge was motivated by racial prejudice (Marsh is clearly white, but tries claiming that the tight curls in his hair are where his Afro-Caribbean ancestry comes out). When Baker finally bellows this line, it signals the beginning of Laser-Guided Karma striking Marsh for his constant bullying of the aircraftmen under his command over the previous four series.
Baker: This is utterly ridiculous! You have failed, you are a ward orderly!
Marsh: Yes sir, very well sir. (smiles) But you're not gonna keep me on that charge for cheating, are you, sir?
Baker: Of course I damn well am! Now get out of here before I put you on another charge for, for, for lying!
Marsh: (starting to panic) Er, I would like to apply for a transfer to the King's African Rifles, sir!
Baker: GET OUT!
Marsh: Sir! (clicks his heels before fleeing the room)
- In one episode of Ghost Hunters, an EVP saying this caused an exasperated Grant to ask if they all said this because of some sort of memo.
- Chef Ramsay, regularly, on Hell's Kitchen, most often among Cluster F Bombs.
Ramsay: (to Boris in season eight, whispering) Get out. Get out. ... (shouting) Get out!!!
- The Honeymooners: Ralph Kramden says this to Ed Norton virtually Once per Episode.
- A funny example in the I Love Lucy episode, "Little Ricky Learns to Play the Drums". After getting a drum kit, Little Ricky plays it day and night non-stop, repeating the same five note beat over and over. The repetition and the catchiness of beat cause Lucy and Ricky to move along with the rhythm even when they're just trying to perform everyday actions. When they get into a fight with the Mertzes about the drum playing, Ricky yells at them to get out along with the rhythm:
Ricky: Out! Out! OUT, OUT, OUT!
- Keith Olbermann, January 28, 2014:
"But tonight, we begin with this message to the Super Bowl organizing committee, the Denver Broncos, the Seattle Seahawks, the media, the league and team officials, the visitors, and even the passersby, on behalf of the citizens of New Jersey and greater New York, expressed in the context of the conclusion of the annual Media Day fiasco, expressed by a native and 40-year citizen of this city. And the message is this: Get Out. Take the game, and the tents in Times Square, and the disrupted traffic patterns, and the thirteen blocks of cordoned-off streets, and Marshawn Lynch and Radio Row, and Get Out. But mostly, take the police escort and Get Out. Have a police escort while you're getting out...but Get Out!"
- Leverage: The First David Job: "HEY STERLING! GET OUT MY HOUSE." Said house explodes thirty seconds later.
- Lost: In the season 6 episode "Recon" Sawyer yells this at Charlotte when he catches her looking at his folder containing information on Cooper.
- On M*A*S*H, Frank Burns often yells this or some variant thereof when he finds Radar talking with Hawkeye, Trapper, or B.J. in the Swamp.
- Mr. Belvedere: In "Homecoming", when George dresses down popular high school jock Keith, Heather's homecoming date whom he tried to rape. George had tightly gripped Keith by the shoulder, told him his behavior crossed a line, and — after Keith told him he could let go — kicked him out, warning him to stay away from his family or he'd regret it.
- On The Muppet Show, Kermit the Frog would sometimes lose his temper and snap "Will you get outta here?!" at whoever was annoying him (usually Fozzie with some dumb joke or Gonzo with a crazy idea for an act).
- In an episode of The Nanny, Fran quits her job as the Sheffields' nanny, and Maxwell complains to his butler Niles about it, which then leads to this exchange:
Maxwell: I suppose I should've seen it coming. A man can't tell a woman he loves her, and then just take it back.
Niles: You what?!
Grandma Eloise: (walks in) Maxwell...
Niles: (stands up and points to the door) GET OUT, OLD WOMAN!
- Dick Louden in at least one episode of Newhart after a particularly frustrating round of dealing with the local insane townsfolk: "Get The Hell Out."
- This is Leslie's reaction on Parks and Recreation when Ben doesn't see what's so exciting about Li'l Sebastian, Pawnee's beloved mini-horse.
- Judge Marilyn Milian of The People's Court understandably loses her cool at a smug Small Name, Big Ego Jerk Ass Cranky Landlord when he none too subtly threatens her in court on national TV.
Landlord: Watch yourself, your Honor.
Judge Milian: GET OUT OF MY COURTROOM! GET OUT! OUT! Oh no, he's not moving fast enough Douglas.
Landlord: If Douglas touches me you will be very sorry.
Judge Milian: If Douglas beats you to a pulp, I'll be delighted. GET OUT.
- In Red Dwarf, pre-disaster Rimmer has an opportunity to say it to a couple of future versions of himself, whom he thinks he's hallucinating. Especially given that one is a hologram who's only let his head emerge from a solid object.
- In the second episode, Alpha Bitch Cheryl Blossom starts to make friends with Betty Cooper. But then she starts interrogating Betty about whether or not Betty's older sister Polly, who had a breakdown after Jason Blossom broke up with her, could have broken out of the mental hospital and killed Jason. Betty takes a few moments to process the question before she can muster a reply.
- Much later on, Alice Cooper gives a much-deserved one to her husband after finding out he went behind her back and tried to make Polly get an abortion.
- In Saturday Night Live, "GET OOOOOUUUUT!" is the Catch-Phrase of Donatella Versace (as played by Maya Rudolph).
- Elaine's catch phrase in Seinfeld (as an expression of disbelief).
- Spaced has an engineered example: Bilbo wants Tim to leave Derek's employ and come to work for him again, leading to this exchange:
Tim: I'll have to give my notice here, though.
Bilbo: Can't you just get fired?
Tim: Derek? Babylon 5's a big pile of shit!
Derek: GET OUT!
- Star Trek: The Next Generation. What looks like a bad day for Picard gets worse when he enters his ready room to find Q.
Q: Well don't just stand there; say something.Picard: Get out of my chair!
- Star Trek: Voyager episode "Death Wish": Janeway tells Q to "Get out!" when he shows up in her bed unexpectedly (it is as creepy as it sounds, because unlike with Picard he really is there to proposition her, not just troll). After he fails to cajole Janeway into making a decision in favor of the Q Continuum, she tells him, "Leave."
Zimmerman: Enough questions! Finish your scans and get out of here!EMH: Doctor!Zimmerman: I said get out of here!EMH: Doctor, I traveled halfway across the galaxy to treat you. The least you can do is show a little gratitude!Zimmerman: Thank you! GET OUT OF HERE!
- There's also her line to Neelix early in the series: "Dismissed. That's a Starfleet expression for 'get out'."
- In "Lifeline" The Emergency Medical Hologram is trying to examine his Insufferable Genius creator, Dr Zimmerman, who is not cooperating.
- In Deep Space Nine, after several episodes of dealing with Damar's arrogant snarks (Damar is firmly convinced at this point that Dukat is in charge, thus he need not respect Weyoun), Weyoun gets fed up and tells him, "Out! Don't look at him, I told you to leave!"
- In another story arc Chief Miles O'Brien forms a very close relationship with Kira, the surrogate mother of his baby. When they start avoiding each other Keiko, Miles' wife and the baby's biological mother, thinks their friendship is at risk. It all comes to a head when Keiko insists that they go to a very romantic retreat on Bajor together. After agreeing that it's a very bad idea Miles and Kira come dangerously close to an adulterous kiss, and Kira brakes the spell by hissing "Get out!"
- An episode of Supernatural has a sheriff say this when the Winchester brothers aren't able to agree on what newspaper they work for during an "interview."
Sheriff: Listen, you and your brother -
- Another, later episode has Dean being given a near-identical speech by another sheriff, only to cut the man off half way through.
Dean: [Walking away] Oh, don't worry, we're leaving town.
- On Too Close for Comfort this was Ted's usual method of getting Monroe to leave whenever Monroe made him angry, which happened a lot. Sometimes his wife, daughters, and eventually, even his toddler son would do it.
- In "Celestial Navigation", a first season episode of The West Wing, Josh royally screws up a press conference, and explains (as well as apologizes for) his actions at a staff meeting the next morning to a tired and cranky President Bartlett. At the end of the meeting:
Josh: Sir, I wanna tell you that I'm sorry and that this mess will be cleaned up in an adult and professional manner.
President Bartlett: Good.
Josh: (quietly) If anyone asks you, you quit smoking years ago, and the cigarette you bummed on Air Force One was for a friend.
President Bartlett: Get out.
- In the first season of The X-Files, Walter Skinner in his FBI office, tells this to the Cigarette Smoking Man (one of the series many Big Bads) when Fox Mulder informs him that he has been put under surveillance (strongly implied to be the Evil Minions of the Cigarette Smoking Man). This act of defiance is one of the first indications Skinner may be on Mulder's side rather than being another Unwitting Pawn for the sinister Government Conspiracy.
- Hustler, "Get Outta Me 'Ouse"
Out! Out! Get outta me 'ouse!
You better take yer trenchcoat too.
No daughter o' mine's goin' out wiv an 'ippie
Or a scruffy little bleeder like you!
- "Get Out of My Dreams (And into My Car)"
- From the title, that sounds like an inversion.
- Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer's Disco duet "No More Tears (Enough is Enough)".
Enough is enough is enough
I can't go on, I can't go on, no more no
enough is enough is enough
I want him out, I want him out that door now
- Jo Jo's "Leave (Get Out)".
Get out (leave!)
It's the end of you and me
It's too late (now!)
And I can't wait
For you to be gone
- The Lonely Island's "Mama" has the trio screaming this at their mother like all good sons do whenever she interrupts their recording session incessantly.
- Not quite it, but "Hey! You! Get off of my cloud" sure qualifies.
- "Hit the road, Jack, and don't you come back!" (no more, no more, no more, no more)
- What you say?!
- Professional basketball arenas like to keep that song handy in the event of an ejection.
- Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive" has this at the top of the chorus:
Go on now, go
Walk out the door
Just turn around now
'Cause you're not welcome anymore
- Busta Rhymes' "Get Out!!"
So (Get out)
Bitch nigga just (Get out)
You need to just (Get out of here)
Police'll try to close the club (Get out)
You really should (Get out)
You need to just (Get out of here)
Bitch, if you ain't got your own dough (Get out)
You need to just (Get out)
You really should (Get out of here)
If you frontin' like you really live (Get out)
And you know you not (Get out)
You need to just (Get out of here)
- In How Can You Face Me? by Fats Waller, he growls this during his instrumental:
Ah, you dirty dog, get out on the streets. Get out. Get out.
- Carman's "Get Out Of My Life" is basically about saying this to the Devil.
- "Leave Here" from !HERO: The Rock Opera is this sung by a girl posse of prostitutes to both Hero and his disciple Maggie.
- George Michael's "Faith":
Well it takes a strong man baby
But I'm showing you the door!
- In a memorable promotional segment leading up to the WWF's first WrestleMania, "Mean" Gene Okerlund attempts to interview Roddy Piper, Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff and "Cowboy" Bob Orton as they train for the main event (against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T) at New York City's Mid-City Health Club. Repeated, Piper and Orndorff warned Okerlund to leave, growing more irritated and annoyed by the second ... until finally they do eject him, forcibly. When they begin to stalk him, Piper snickers evilly, "We told you to get out!"
- When the WWF was forced to change to WWE, its tagline for it became "Get the 'F' out."
- Happened as part of a famous exchange in CHIKARA between Player Uno and Delirious. As Delirious mocked the Nintendo fanboy Uno by name-dropping other game systems, until Delirious shouted "3D0!" Uno responded with the trope verbatim. Delirious topped it off by crossing the line and pressing Uno's Berserk Button: "Princess Peach is a TRAMP!"
Mike Quackenbush: (on commentary) "'Get out!' says Player Uno, as does every self-respecting gamer!"
- In All Japan Womens Pro Wrestling in the 80s, arenas reverberated with crowds of schoolgirls chanting "KAERE!" (Japanese for "Leave!") at hated Heels Dump Matsumoto and the Atrocious Alliance.
- A memorable scene from The Goon Show, by Grytpype-Thynne, answering the door to Neddie Seagoon:
[Neddie knocks at the door]
Grytpype: Oh yes, we've been expecting you. Give me your hat and coat. Thank you. Now GET OUT!" [slams the door]
[Beat. Neddie knocks at the door again]
Grytpype: Oh yes, we've been expecting you... You left your hat and coat. There you are... Now GET OUT! [slams the door]
- In some versions of the story of Lucifer's fall from grace, God created humanity and ordered the angels to bow down to them. Lucifer refused to do so (in the Christian version, due to his ego, and in the Muslim version, because he loved God so much that he could not bear to bow down to anyone else), so God told him to (in so many words) "Go to Hell."
- In The Bible:
- At the beginning of the story of the Exodus, the Pharaoh of Egypt refused to let the Israelites leave, even for a just a few days (as they were valuable slave labor). By the time God was done sending His plagues, though, his response became "Get out of my country before we all die!"
- The basis for the Old Testament law (based on Deuteronomy 24) requiring a man to write out a certificate if he wanted to divorce his wife was to help the wife determine whether, when he angrily dismissed her, he was merely telling her to get out of his face or telling her to get out of his life. (In ancient languages, such distinctions weren't always that easy to make.)
- In the Gospels, after Jesus drove the demon Legion out of their host and into a herd of pigs (who promptly drowned themselves), the gentile locals (many of whom had probably owned some of the pigs in that herd) asked him to leave.
- In Warhammer 40,000, a schism in the Adeptus Mechanicus spread to the Iron Hands chapter, resulting in several companies being exiled by the Iron Council. These proceeded to form their own chapter, the Sons of Medusa, one of the quite rare examples of a Space Marine chapter being founded without the consent of the High Lords of Terra. The Sons of Medusa were eventually recognized by both the Imperial government and the Iron Hands, but relations with the latter are chilly at best.
- At the end of The Producers, the cast comes back onstage and kicks out the audience — in song!
Thanks for coming to see our show.
Sad to tell ya we gotta go!
Grab your hat and head for the door.
In case ya didn't notice, there ain't any more!
If you like our show tell ev'ryone but...
If you think it stinks, keep your big mouth shut!
We're glad you came but we have to shout,
Adios, au revoir, wiedersehen, ta-ta-ta,
Goodbye! Get lost! Get out!
- In Jesus Christ Superstar, Jesus tells the merchants to get out of his temple. Through Metal Scream. He later says this to Judas during "The Last Supper." And at the end of "King Herod's song," Herod tells Jesus, "Get out of my life!"
- In Glengarry Glen Ross, Williamson almost has to bodily throw Aaronow out of the office so as not to scare the customers:
Williamson: Will you get out of here? Will you get out of here? Will you? I'm trying to run an office here. Now, will you go to lunch? Go to lunch. Will you go to lunch!
- Façade offers plenty of ways for you to get thrown out of the house by Grace and Trip.
- Donkey Kong 64: GET OUT!, pity the poor gamer who wandered into the Angry Aztec temple or the Crystal Caves cabins and had to deal with Kroc.
- Said by Yuri against the Big Bad in Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates "Get out... GET OUT!"
- Pokémon Red and Blue: If you confront the Ghosts in Pokémon Tower without the Silph Scope, they will say "Get out...get out..."
- Pokémon Sun and Moon: Should you go to the motel placed just before Lush Jungle before you complete Mallow's trial there, you'll learn that your rival, Gladion, has been calling the place home. Should you enter the room he's rented out, he'll bluntly tell you to do this.
- In Kingdom Hearts II, Beast yells this when his and Sora's Limit is initiated. Justified, since Xaldin, as well as all of the Heartless and Nobodies that accompany him, are unwanted intruders in his castle.
- Get a Game Over on Stage 8 of Gradius Gaiden, and the announcer tells you to "get out of here" and give up.
- Final Fantasy Tactics:
- Said by Ramza to Algus after he belittles Ramza's commoner best friend Delita. Something along the line of "I don't want to see your face again ever."
- Later, Ramza himself gets one from his big brother Zalbaag for suggesting him to cease the civil war. Zalbaag should have listened.
- There's a Magic Researcher in Eternal Sonata, who in the PlayStation 3 Updated Re-release of the game, orders the party to "get out!" because he thinks they've Come to Gawk at him. Frederic and Polka hasten to explain that this isn't the case.
- Portal 2 has GLaDOS realize that most of her problems originate from trying to kill Chell, which has proven much harder than expected. As such the best option is to just let her go.
GLaDOS: So you know what? You win. Just go. It's been fun, don't come back.
- Fallen London: At the end of "An Intimate of Devils", if you try to sell your soul to the Quiet Deviless when it's been stained by "Seeking Mr Eaten's Name". And she means permanently — this will completely erase all progress in that storyline, and the spoilered condition makes it almost impossible to start it again.
'Get out!' she whispers. 'That's the worst thing I... Get out!'
- In The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, Caius Cosades, Spymaster of the Blades in Morrowind and the primary Quest Giver for the first act of the main quest, will epically go berserk if you kill a fellow Blade or kill one of the informants he sends you to talk to. While Suddenly SHOUTING!, he will tell you to get out forever, breaking the standard way of beating the game's main quest.
- A Hat in Time: A beautiful example comes in the form of a contract with its sole clauses being that you leave and never, ever come back and complete with pictures telling you to go away, given by a beaten-up Snatcher to the Hat Girl. She completely changes the details since the Snatcher had already stamped his wax seal on the contract and signs.
- Happens a few times in Katawa Shoujo:
"Get out of my room, get out of my room, GET OUT OF MY ROOM!"
- In Hanako's route, if Hisao pushes her too hard without treating her as an equal person in her own right (namely by not going out into town with her after Lilly gets Put on a Bus), she will eventually completely snap when Hisao comes to her room to check on her and insists on taking care of her when she doesn't want him to, screaming that she hates him and Lilly and ordering him out.
- In Emi's route, when Hisao has dinner at her house in Act 3... This happens no matter what the player chooses to do after Emi runs out of the room. If Hisao talk to her mother Meiko, Emi walks in on their conversation and orders Hisao to leave; if he talks to Emi, she and Hisao have a fight that ends with her throwing Hisao out.
- In Rin's route, Her bad ending has her forcing Hisao to leave the atelier where she's staying. If the player make the right choice, though, the game will continue and she and Hisao have the same argument later; she tells him to get out... but is in his room at the time, so once Hisao points out where she is, she leaves.
- In Act 1, if Misha and Shizune ask about Hisao's pills, Hisao can tell them to get out of his room, but doing so sets the player on the road to the bad ending.
- Morenatsu: In his worst ending, Shin will tell the player this twice—first quietly, then screaming the words—after the main character rapes him.
- John in Homestuck encounters a legion of imps in his house, and it turns out the easiest way to get them out is tell them to.
That is it. Everybody out. You are death serious.
- This Stolen Pixels comic, where in the intro to Borderlands Marcus tells Mordecai to leave the bus for the power of having a hawk compared to Lilith, Brick and Roland.
- An Imagine Spot in hiimdaisy's Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops comic is called when it's remarked that Snake would make a good father: Solid just mastered his sixth language! Good job! Liquid bursts in saying that he just mastered his seventh. Snake's reaction?
- Questionable Content #1749:
Pintsize: LESS TALKING, MORE HOT MAKE-UP SEX
Marten: GET OUT.
Dora: Good suggestion, though.
- In No Rest for the Wicked, when November intervened in the fight between Red and the witch, Red orders her out with vigor.
- This is a common response to the Insecticons and their shenanigans in the course of the Insecticomics, to the point of them being Phrase Catchers for it.
- In chapter 37 of Pacificators, Muneca Powell gave Daryl Smithson a big "LEAVE!" when Daryl accidentally discovered her secret; she is covered with serious burn scars.
- In A Girl and Her Fed, a character makes the mistake of firing up an Augmented Reality device that will let him see ghosts (which he was unaware of until that moment) in the middle of a graveyard at night.
Agent: Ugh...hundreds of tiny winged men, all yelling at me to GET OUT...and come back during normal visiting hours...
- Stand Still, Stay Silent: Upon exploring the mage-exclusive dreamspace, Reynir walks into another mage's protected area, not knowing that it's rude to do so. Since the mage in whose area he walked into is not a people person to start with, his approach is to punch Reynir with a moving tree while yelling at him to leave first and wonder what Reynir is even doing in his protected area later.
- In Urinating Tree's video on hockey manager Bruce Boudreau, Tree portrays an imaginary executive of the teams that Boudreau coaches. After another Game 7 loss at home when Boudreau is coaching the Anaheim Ducks, Manager Tree has had enough, firing Boudreau to the sound of buzzers. Also, at the end of the video, Boudreau's losing stats are tallied up, ending with a clip of George Carlin screaming "Get the fuck outta here!"
Tree: You lost another home Game 7!? What the fuck is wrong with you? How many times have we had this conversation? Get out. Get out! Did I stutter, you morbid marshmallow? OUT!
- Something Awful's GET OUT Frog.
- GET OUT OF THERE!: the video.
- Used to hilarious effect in hilmdaisy's Metal Gear Portable Ops parody..
- Marik's Evil Council 3 ends on one of these.
Aleister: So can we do you now?
Marik: Get out of my hotel room!
Akiza: Well, I think motorcycles are smelly!
- In the Bonds Beyond Time Abridged Movie:
Yusei: Get out.
Yusei: GET. OUT.
- Ben Drowned: You're not supposed to be here. GET. OUT.
- NES Godzilla Creepypasta has one in the final chapter where the "FACE" is killed and deformed, with the only message from him being "GET OUT".
- When Chuggaaconroy made yet another Incredibly Lame Pun at the end of one of The Runaway Guys' videos, ProtonJon made a joke about him having to leave the house. Then he actually did. Made for one of the funniest, and most awkward, Let's Play endings in history, as Jon came to realize that he has the power to throw people out of his house.
- Homestar Runner
Strong Bad: Get out of my house!
- Done in the Strong Bad Email "dragon" (The One with... Trogdor the Burninator), where Strong Bad tries to get the other characters to draw dragons. He doesn't even look at Homsar's drawing (which is just a piece of paper taped to the table with the words "TASTER'S CHOICE" written on it) before kicking him out:
Homsar: (forlornly) Ah do what ah'm told...
- When Strong Bad needs to throw Homestar, the King of Town, and the Poopsmith out of his house in "secret identity", he bodily hurls the first two out, and then shoos the Poopsmith out by saying "Get out. Get out. Get out. Get out..." while poking him repeatedly with a fondue fork.
- In the email "lady fan", Strong Bad gets annoyed by Homestar Runner constantly butting in while impersonating an aerobics instructor, and tells Homestar "Get it out of here, Wretched Simmons!"
- In the DSBT InsaniT episode 'The Party', Koden orders everyone to do this when he has finally had enough of his party becoming more and more disastrous.
- A common meme on Tumblr. When one user makes an Incredibly Lame Pun, they are almost always told to get out. In all caps if it was an especially bad pun.
- When reviewing BioShock Infinite, Yahtzee praised it as a worthy sequel to the original, upon which a fan on a leash he's pulling asks him this:
- The Nostalgia Critic screams this to everyone who admits they have seen a Twilight movie.
- Frequently said by Jake to Amir
- Dreamscape: Melissa orders Kaila to get the hell out of her groups site after she explains her vendetta against Keela. She obliges, but not before giving Keela some parting words...
- Counter Monkey: In "Shadowrun: The Code", Spoony talks about a game of Vampire: The Masquerade where one player tried to join as a character who was essentially a child rapist...and volunteered for a "Big Brothers"-type youth outreach program. Assuming he was just trollingnote , Spoony told him to get out; when the guy insisted he seriously wanted to play the character, Spoony responded "Then you're really fucked up and I really want you to get out!"
- In the 14th installment of If the Emperor Had a Text-to-Speech Device, Marneus Calgar tells his Glory Hound Second Captain, Cato Sicarius, to get out when he reveals that he doesn't care for the Space Marines under his command. Punctuated with a threat of Imperial Fisting.
- In The Irate Gamer review of Monster Party, there is a Running Gag of people ringing his doorbell and asking him for directions to a big Halloween party he was not invited to. The third costumed partygoer that asks for directions results in IG yelling "GET DA FUCK OFF MAH PROPERTY!" at him as he slams the door in his face, causing the partygoer to call him a dick.
Dr. Scratchansniff: Get out! Get out! Get out!
- In the first episode, Dr. Scratchansniff was doing psychiatry work on Yakko by telling him to say any word that comes to his mind when the doctor says something. This causes Yakko to say the synonym of the last word that Scratchansniff says in a sentence.
Yakko: Leave! Leave! Leave!
- In another episode where the Warners are being unusually cruel in a rare Screwy Squirrel moment to the man teaching them the international friendship song "Schnitzelbank" by taking the song and initially using it to poke fun at the professor who took it in good fun until they began removing his clothes leaving him in just his underwear, the humiliated professor never says the line but gives them the literal boot out of the town square. The Warners seem to understand that they deserved it by their complete lack of interest in retaliation.
- The Aqua Teen Hunger Force episode "Total Re-Carl" starts with Frylock giving Carl an experimental toilet, complete with a "care package" of various laxatives to help expedite its use. Carl is less than pleased.
Carl: Oh boy, fiber tablets! Yum yum!
Frylock: Oh yeah, dip 'em in the stool softener, it's-it's delicious. (Beat)
Frylock: There's espresso there, too, if you –
- This happens in Arthur's Perfect Christmas with Arthur to Binky after he interrupts a fantasy sequence of his to join in calling him a doofus.
Binky: Doofus! Doofus!
Arthur: Binky?! What are you doing here? This is my fantasy!
Binky: I dunno. ... Try my peach cobbler?
Arthur: Get out!
- Bruce Wayne says this to Terry McGinnis in the pilot episode of Batman Beyond after the latter stumbles upon the Batcave. The ultimatum is preceded by a blow to the head, and followed by being escorted off the grounds by the Angry Guard Dog.
- In Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Batman travels to Superman's Fortress of Solitude to confront him about his recent loutish behavior (which turns out to be the result of Red Kryptonite exposure). Supes responds by telling him "Get out before I throw you out!"
- Codename: Kids Next Door: In "Operation: G.R.O.W.-U.P." grown-up Numbuh 1 (now an ice cream man) yells this at his former teammates when they try to ask him for ice cream.
Adult Numbuh 1: GET OUT! OUT! OUT! OUT! OUT!
- Dexter's Laboratory: "Dee Dee! Get out of my laboratory!"
- Family Guy:
Tom: Mr. Griffin, you can't expect me to believe this? That's clearly a dummy you made.
- In "Go Stewie Go" Meg understandably yells "Get out!" at Lois when she enters Meg's room to "apologize" for trying to sleep with Meg's boyfriend.
- In "Ready, Willing and Disabled", Peter, angry at Joe not giving him credit for the fame he's acquired, tries to feign disability so he can likewise gain fame from the courage story and makes a video where "he" gets hit by a car and shows it to news anchor Tom Tucker.
Peter: Aww, c'mon!
Tom: (Plays back the tape) And when I freeze it here, that's you driving the car.
Peter: Well, there's your hook!
Tom: Get out.
- In Freakazoid!, Freakazoid tries to warn his friend, Cosgrove that his new girlfriend is actually a monster. Cosgrove responds "Get outta here!", and by his deadpan tone, Freakazoid initially takes it as "You're kidding me". Turns out Cosgrove is actually mad at him and kicking him out.
- When Fry first meets Dr. Zoidberg for a physical in Futurama, the doctor asks him to repeat after him. Except he does some weird alien noise, which Fry fails to replicate, causing Zoidberg to become indignant.
Zoidberg: What?! My mother was a saint! GET OUT.
- Used various times by Garfield in Garfield and Friends to Binky the Clown or the Buddy Bears or whoever was annoying him, and sometimes by Jon to Garfield, that is if he doesn't throw him outside before he knows what happened.
- While the phrase itself doesn't appear, the French short film "Get Out" uses this trope on a severely agoraphobic mental patient in the doctor's efforts to get him out of his room - it's eventually revealed to be a stubborn pregnancy.
- Mandy says this to Billy with a very demonic voice (and with the word "HATE!" appearing on-screen in flames) in The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy episode "Get Out of My Head!". And on top of that, she has red eyes.
- In Invader Zim, the titular character says this to his "best friend" Keef, after the latter breaks into his house to make him breakfast after Zim ended their friendship:
- In Season 3 of The Legend of Korra, Lin Beifong's niece Opal is trying to get closer to her (as per Korra's suggestion to try and mend the bad blood between Lin and Opal's mother, Suyin), and spends a moment gushing about all the good things her mother said about Lin. Lin, being a bigger jerk than normal, angrily tells Opal to get out and that she wants nothing to do with her, driving the poor girl to tears.
- Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies:
- A staple of Chuck Jones' "Charlie Dog" cartoons.
- "Feline Frame-Up" – Twice, in this Chuck Jones cartoon casting Claude Cat as the antagonist to Pussyfoot the kitten and Marc Anthony the bulldog. The trope kicks in the first time when Marc Anthony is framed for trying to kill little Pussyfoot (by the malevolently jealous Claude). Marc Anthony tries to get back in to stop Claude from harassing the tiny Pussyfoot, but is kicked back out as his tricks backfire. Eventually, Marc Anthony gets the upper hand, and is successful in forcing Claude to sign a confession. Claude is then told to "GET OUT AND STAY OUT!!!!" – and is literally kicked out … so hard he lands in front of a streetcar and is flattened. "Guess it's just one of those days," a groggy Claude slurs out before passing out.
- My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic: Rainbow Dash pulls one of these on the dragon in "Dragonshy", kicking (bucking?) it in the face. This however only has the effect of making it angry.
- One time The Powerpuff Girls had to retrieve their ball from Mojo Jojo's observatory. Mojo tries to use this as an opportunity to destroy them, but the ensuing hilarity wrecks his home. Eventually, Mojo gets fed up and hands the ball over.
Mojo: Here! Here! Here! Get out! Get out! Get out!
- The Simpsons:
Principal Skinner: GET! OUT!
- In "Treehouse of Horror I" a possessed house says this to the Simpsons. Being an Affectionate Parody to the abovementioned Amityville Horror, the show would've been remiss to leave out the most famous line.
- In "Homer Alone", Marge says this in a demonic voice when she drops the kids at school while they were annoying her with their fighting.
- In "Bart the Murderer", Principal Skinner orders Fat Tony and his associates out of his office when he was confronted.
Fat Tony: Okay, okay, you don't have to yell!
Hans Moleman: Do you have anything by Robert Ludlum?
- In "Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy", Homer is driving and arguing with Grandpa Abe when Abe tells him his birth was an accident.
Homer: (gasps, then stops the car) Get out.
Abe: I'm sorry I said that.
Abe: I'm going to get out of the car, and I hope you'll find it in your heart not to drive away —
[Homer immediately drives away]
Abe: Well, I'll be all right as long as I can remember my army training.
[at night, in the same spot]
- In "Radio Bart" when Bart tries to cash in on his birthday coupons, he goes to the ice cream shop and after a rude employee hands him a ridiculously small sundae: "Eat it and get out!"
- "The Joy of Sect": While Hans Moleman was shopping at a "Just Crichton and King Bookstore" at the airport.
Employee: Get out!Groening: GIT OUTTA MAH OFFICE! (shoots into the camera)
Kirk: [Beat] Get off our property.
- In "Bart Gets an Elephant", when Homer tries to retroactively charge the Van Houtens an exorbitant amount for seeing Bart's elephant, Stampy:
- In "Tennis the Menace", Homer asks Kent Brockman how he comes up with such witty remarks. It turns out he has an earpiece from newsmen who feed him lines. When he is told to say "I guess you could say, it's my racquet" he responds to Homer with "I guess you could say, I'm Iraqi". Homer tells him to get off his property.
- South Park: In "You Got F'd in the A", Stan tries to enlist Colorado State tap dancing champion Butters to join his dance team so that together, they defeat a team from Orange County California. Butters is reluctant to participate because of a deadly incident he was involved in two years prior. when Stan calls Butters out for being unreliable and what the former sees as cowardice, Butters kicks him out of his room.
Butters: Get out of my room, Stan.
- SpongeBob SquarePants:
- If SpongeBob and/or Patrick happen to wander into Squidward's house, his response will often be "Get out of my house!"
- Plankton does an extremely loud one in "A New Leaf" when Krabs goes overboard when trying to prove that Plankton's Heel–Face Turn was a sham. It was.
- Star Wars Rebels:
"Clear the bridge."
- At the end of "The Siege of Lothal", Darth Vader dismisses Agent Kallus and Admiral Konstantine so he can privately contact the Emperor.
- Hera to Ezra and Zeb in "Fighter Flight" - "This is my ship you're wrecking, and I want you off it!"
- In Teen Titans, Raven says this to Trigon when he contacts her right before the battle with Slade in the first part of the season finale. Being Trigon, he doesn't listen.
- The final line of the episode "Fallen Arches" from The Venture Bros. second season. Said by Doctor Venture to the Order of the Triad.
- Said again at the end of "Handsome Ransom" by Captain Sunshine when Hank asks the superhero if he could put in a good word for Hank to Batman.
- In Young Justice, Arsenal (the original Roy Harper) declares this during his Rage Against the Mentor.
Arsenal: We were partners, friends! [...] How could you leave me in Luthor's hands for 8 years? And how did I not see how useless you are? Get out. GET OUT!
- In The Smurfs episode "Hats Off To Smurfs", Vanity dares to make a suggestion to Tailor of making hats that are completely different from the Limited Wardrobe style he normally makes. Tailor becomes so upset with this that he not only tells Vanity to get out of his shop, he also throws Vanity out.
- In the Buzz Lightyear of Star Command pilot, this happens when the LG Ms (the "litle green men" from the movies) reintroduce the robot ranger XR after they fix him, but with XR acting non-robot-like:
Commander Nebula: Sweet mother of Venus, what did you do to him?!LGM: We fixed him, uh, we think...Commander Nebula: GET THAT THING OUT OF HERE!!
XR: That's what Commander Nebula said. Now look at me.
- Lampshaded in a later scene when XR, who had been reassigned as a janitor, tells Booster (who himself is still a janitornote ) that he was a ranger himself once, but with Booster saying "Get out!" as an expression of disbelief: