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Although he never muttered the word “resignation” in his muddled speech, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has finally conceded defeat and will leave Number 10… eventually.

Perhaps it was the 50-year layoffs that gave him the hint that he was no longer welcome. Maybe it was one scandal too many. Maybe he went on Twitter and saw what people actually thought of him.

Whatever prompted his resignation, it was a bitter defeat for a man who once said he wanted to be “king of the world.”

While we wait and see if World King is his next job, we give you 10 amazing movie moments where people quit their jobs in the most surprising ways.

Repeat to us after, “I’m mad as hell and I can’t take it anymore.”

The best I-Quit moments in movies

The best I-Quit moments in movies

1. Joanna in office space

“Office Space” has its fair share of memorable moments – the hip-hop-crushed Milton print shop – but it’s Joanna (Jennifer Aniston) who has the amazing “I Quit” moment. After being confronted about her lack of “flair” at work, she fingers her boss, who is a fool, as well as the rest of the restaurant. “That’s how I express myself,” she says, and says goodbye to her job in style.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

2. Truman on The Truman Show

Like Network, The Truman Show predicted real events. In this case, it was reality TV before Big Brother was a wink for Endemol. Jim Carrey plays Truman Burbank, an unwitting star of his own reality show. As the world watches, he begins to understand that his life was one big lie projected onto the big screen for all to see. That makes the film’s ending all the more special, as he leaves his own show and “life,” waving to the world and muttering his famous catchphrase, “If I don’t see you, good day, good evening, and good night!” Yes, we have goosebumps again.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

3. Wesley in Wanted

Wanted is a strange film about centuries-old assassins and a conspiracy that could spell the end of the world. But like The Matrix, we find the main protagonist, Wesley (a young James McAvoy), in a boring office before the fantasy begins. He quits his job by giving his boss the what for, smashing her stapler and then smashing a keyboard in the face of the bully at work. The bully in question is Chris Pratt in one of his first roles.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

4. Donnie in The Wolf of Wall Street.

Donnie Azoff (Jonah Hill) is one of the best characters in Wolf Of Wall Street. He is the white-toothed Pesci in Leonardo DiCaprio’s De Niro. When he meets Jordan Belfort (DiCaprio) at a diner and finds out he made $74,000 in a month, he calls his furniture salesman and quits his job to join him on the spot.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

5. Jules in Pulp Fiction

“I try very hard to be the shepherd,” says Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) in Pulp Fiction as he stops two robbers from shooting up a diner. Before that moment, he’s chatting with fellow killer Vincent Vega (John Travolta) about his willingness to quit his job due to “a moment of clarity” after somehow dodging a whole bunch of bullets. As a result, he has decided to walk the earth like Caine in kung fu. We’re still waiting for that movie, Tarantino!

The best I-Quit moments in movies

6. Howard Beale on the network

The key speech on Network is frighteningly prophetic right now. Howard Beale (Peter Finch) is the anchor of the UBS Evening News who quits his job in the most dramatic way. He launches a wordy tirade live on air, in which he highlights the fears of the ’70s (inflation, high oil prices, job losses) and has the show’s viewers screaming from the rooftops, ‘I’m crazy as hell and I’m taking It’s not anymore.’ We’re totally with you, Beale.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

7. Jerry in Jerry Maguire

“I’m not going to do what you all think I’m going to do, which is FLIP OUT.” And so begins Jerry Maguire’s (a brilliant Tom Cruise) farewell speech in which he quits his job as a sports agent to start his own sports agency. Hoping to get a gang of people to come with him doesn’t quite work that way, but at least he’s got his fish and a passionate Renee Zellweger.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

8th. Andy in The Devil Wears Prada.

Meryl Streep is the devil incarnate in The Devil Wear Prada, a horrible fashion magazine editor who makes the life of her assistant Andy Sachs (Anne Hathaway) unbearable. Andy eventually gets into the groove of the bland world of fashion and magazines, climbs the ladder to her dream job, and then… she quits, throws her phone down a well, and just walks away. Brilliant.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

9. Dalton in the street house

No, we can’t see Road House without saying “Road House!” in a Peter Griffin voice (damn it, Family Guy), but the film has a pretty brilliant final scene. Patrick Swayzes Dalton is the best “cooler” in the business (a bouncer who drives the bad guys crazy). The owner of Double Deuce, a notorious bar, asks Dalton to quit his rather menial job in New York and join him to clean up his joint. Seconds later he says to his current boss: “I’m out of here.” Great stuff.

The best I-Quit moments in movies

10. Anakin in Revenge of the Sith

How to leave your job in style. The job in question is a Jedi (important stuff in Star Wars lore). Anakin, who is quite angry at the world because his new beast the Emperor is filling his head with hate, decides to drop these Jedi losers and join the dark side. His version of a resignation letter cuts off Mace Windu’s hand in anger. how you do

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