Arriving at a 404 error page can be a frustrating and annoying experience for anyone. But the movie database website IMDb, owned by Amazon.com, has cleverly hand-picked funny movie quotes that make the experience entertaining.

A Reddit contributor “accidentally found and fell in love with” the concept and started a thread on the social news website. Reddit contributors added to the fun and came up their own error messages from famous movies.

You can entertain yourself by going to the IMDb 404 page and continually hitting refresh. Here are a few of the actual error pages:

And here are some funny error pages the Redditors came up with:

As noted by one Reddit user, IMDb’s server logs are probably looking pretty funny right now, too, with all these extra hits on the 404 pages.

Do you have any good ones from a favorite movie or TV show?

Comments

  • guest

    That’s funny. I’ve actually been getting quite a few 404’s on Geekwire stories. Maybe it’s just me.

    • johnhcook

      Ugh, sorry to hear that. Perhaps we could entertain with some movie quotes.

      Seriously, we’re constantly trying to bolster our infrastructure to give you the best experience we can. Thanks for tuning in.

    • Nicole

      +1

  • Guest

    Congratulations to IMDb! I’m glad that even the humble 404 page can be turned into an engaging user experience.

  • http://twitter.com/mikemcl mikemcl

    “Pages? We ain’t got no pages. We don’t need no pages! I don’t have to show you any stinkin’ pages!”

  • ruchitgarg

    Thanks for sharing, Checkout @9slides 404 page http://9slides.com/missingpage

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