5: Cat Screech - If you watch a lot of movies--and you know you do--you'll recognize this cat's screech. This sound effect has been around for decades, and usually crops up when someone tosses something off-screen. Typically, there is no cat in the scene and no reason for a cat to be in the scene.
4: Red-Tailed Hawk Screech - Every Eagle, Hawk, and other bird of prey you see is the same Red-Tailed Hawk.
3: The TARDIS - The iconic sound of the take-off and landing of the Time And Relative Dimension In Space police box that the Doctor and his Companion(s) travel in has an interesting history (detailed here). If you don't know this sound effect, you should. (Or you should be happy you're less of a geek than our typical readers.)
2: Breaking Celery - When you see Chuck Norris break someone's arm, or watch [action star] snap someone's neck [catchphrase!], that sick *crunch* you hear is probably celery. Normally mild-mannered, celery gets crazed when angered...
1: Wilhelm Scream - You may never have heard of it, but you've certainly heard it, in these scenes and countless others:
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