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Run, Sarah, Run!
Kyle Reese, The Terminator

''You better run all day, and run all night,
And keep your dirty feelings deep inside,
And if you’re taking your girlfriend out tonight,
You better park your car well out of sight.
‘Cause if they catch you in back seat trying to pick her locks,
They’re gonna send you back to mother in a cardboard box,
You better run!''

Boromir: What is this new devilry?
(the Nine, including Legolas look nervously down the massive hallways of Moria as something growls in the darkness)
Gandalf: A Balrog. A demon from the ancient world. This foe is beyond any of you. RUN!

The Ninth Doctor's first word in his first appearance, Doctor Who, "Rose"

Donna: So what do we do, Doctor? How do we fight these things?
The Tenth Doctor: Daleks? Aim for the eyestalk. Sontarans, back of the neck. Vashta Nerada? Run.
Doctor Who, "Silence in the Library"

I don't know about angels, but it's fear that gives men wings.

"When you hear that song you run, and I mean run. 'Cause that song means something terrible for you, something so terrible you couldn't dream of it. Not in your worst, most terrible nightmare!"
Jezelle Gay Hartman, Jeepers Creepers

(Gargantuan Grizzily Bear rounds corner)
The HUD itself, Condemned 2: Bloodshot

Message at the top of the screen during levels where you encounter Red, NES Godzilla Creepypasta

"Grillers use red lasers to aim at their prey. If you find yourself on the receiving end of the laser pointer, RUN."
Mr. Grizz, Splatoon 2

Buffy: We can't fight [Glory].
Giles: Well, not yet, no, but-
Buffy: No, not ever. She's too strong, Giles. We're not gonna win this with stakes, or spells, or by pulling out some uranium power core. She's a god, and she's coming for us. So let's just not be here when she starts knocking.
Anya: Run away? Finally, a sensible plan.
Xander: That's not what she meant. Is it?
Buffy: Well, we can't stay here! She'll just kill us off one by one until there's no one left standing between her and Dawn!
Giles: Buffy, we all understand the severity of the situation, but there must be another way.
Buffy: No! We stay, we die! Show of hands for that option?

You run like you've never run before. You just fucking run.
YeOldeButchere, explaining how Dr. Eggman is capable of outrunning Sonic for a contest in the Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) Let's Play

This clown's no joke. If you see him coming, run the other way.
Robin, Batgirl Year One #4

Weaver: What’s her classification?
Prefab: Thinker. Don’t worry about the number. Just run.
—Several superheroes on Contessa, Worm

Run. Hint: Run. Another hint: Don't slow down; RUN!!!!
— The manual to Crash Bandicoot (1996), describing the Boulders level

Grem: I am a goblin prince. I know when to fight.
Dies Horribly: I am a coward! I know when to run!

Ezra: If that doesn't kill him, what will?!
Kanan: Not us! Run!


Ezra: Kanan, what was that — another Inquisitor?
Kanan: No...something...much worse.
Ezra: Well...what was it?
Kanan: A Sith Lord...the ancient enemy of the Jedi.
Ezra: Well, how do we fight it?
Kanan: Fight it?? Ezra, we were lucky to survive.
Star Wars Rebels, after a close encounter with Darth Vader

"A woman wearing a mysterious suit. Her partner is a talkative AI program.

While much about her remains a mystery, there's no doubt about her intention to kill.
Avoid her to avoid dying.
Fighting back is futile."

"Don't pursue Lu Bu."

Either you run right now or you best get ready to die
You better move!
I said move!
— "Run On," Gnarls Barkley

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