Put on a pair of shades, and your cool factor instantly goes up. That's probably why so many characters in movies can be seen wearing sunglasses to give them an aloof, mysterious air while doing such activities as smoking, riding a motorcycle or just standing on a street corner.
Don't believe us? Watch this supercut of the most iconic sunglasses in movies, courtesy of Found Item Clothing, and you'll be seeing things our way.
What we've learned from this video is that whether you're a journalist ("Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"), a teenage entrepreneur ("Risky Business") or even a baby ("The Hangover"), throw on a pair of shades, and you'll be instantly transformed into the coolest person in the room.
Watch and learn below.