The Wilhelm scream is a stock sound effect of a scream that was recorded 1951 and has since then been featured in tons of movies.



The list of movies that use the Wilhelm is quite staggering and includes:


  • The Star Wars films

  • The Indiana Jones movies

  • The Lord of the Rings movies

  • The Die Hard movies

  • Lethal Weapon 4

  • Spaceballs

  • Reservoir Dogs

  • Aladdin

  • Toy Story

  • Spider-Man

  • Kill Bill

  • ...




and I thought that software programmers are lazy!