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The Gold Rush (1925) Poster

(1925)

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Edited into 

Chaplin Today: The Gold Rush (2003) (TV Movie)
many scenes shown
Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (2012)
scenes are taken from this film

Referenced in 

Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (1926)
in both movies there's a scene inside a little one-chamber-building and then the wind comes up and the building starts to move and a man slides from one side to another.
The Klondike Kid (1932) (Short)
Pardon My Scotch (1935) (Short)
Curly starts to mimic the potato dance scene with bread rolls before being interrupted by Moe.
Along Came Daffy (1947) (Short)
Frigid Hare (1949) (Short)
The scene where Bugs and the Inuit teeter-totter over a precipice whilst Bugs urges the Inuit not to breathe so hard mirrors an earlier scene in The Gold Rush
8 Ball Bunny (1950) (Short)
In the train Bugs Bunny calls a big guy Mack. This guy looks a lot like Mack Swain from the Gold Rush. And in both movies Mack likes chicken and is hungry.
His Mouse Friday (1951) (Short)
Tom eats his own shoe, the laces he eats like spaghetti
Band of Outsiders (1964)
Anna Karina references the dance with the roles by Charlie Chaplin with her hands before the dance sequence.
Repulsion (1965)
Bridget describes seeing a comedy featuring Charlie Chaplin eating his shoe.
Hogan's Heroes: The Gold Rush (1966) (TV Episode)
title reference
Pierna creciente, falda menguante (1970)
The Chaplin film is mentioned
De kleine waarheid: Deel 14 (1971) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Emmy Lopez Dias' character
The Waltons: The Reunion (1972) (TV Episode)
Miss Mamie Baldwin says "Papa took us to see Mr. Chaplin in 'The Gold Rush' " followed by her sister, Miss Emily's, comment "Papa loved the part where Charlie ate his shoe!"
Upstairs, Downstairs: Such a Lovely Man (1975) (TV Episode)
Paynter invites Virginia to view it in his home theater.
La terrazza (1980)
Diff'rent Strokes: Valentine's Day Retrospective (1980) (TV Episode)
Arnold mentions Charlie Chaplin eating his shoe
Unknown Chaplin (1983) (TV Mini-Series)
Eureka (1983)
Historia del cine: Epoca muda (1983) (Video)
in part I - pictures shown
Opasen char (1984)
the famous bread dance is referenced.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
In the BBQ/Pool scene 'Bar-B-Que Boy' picks up to grilling forks with sausages on them and does a quick reference to Chaplin's dance with the two potatoes on forks. At approximately 56 min into the film.
Diese Drombuschs: Prüfung für zwei (1987) (TV Episode)
Margarethe Drombusch, Frau Werbelhoff and Dr. Schüler watch the movie in cinema.
ALF: Like an Old Time Movie (1989) (TV Episode)
Jake refers to the scene featuring the Tramp eating a shoe.
The Woman in Black (1989) (TV Movie)
The Simpsons: Bart vs. Thanksgiving (1990) (TV Episode)
Kent Brockman mentions Charlie Chaplin's Tramp character.
Palm Harbor Vice (1991)
The character of Big Jim is named from the character of Big Jim in The Gold Rush, but in that film Big Jim is a giant of a man, where in Palm Harbor Vice, he is a young boy.
The Simpsons: Brother, Can You Spare Two Dimes? (1992) (TV Episode)
The Charlie Chaplin hobo eating a boot references the film.
Chaplin (1992)
Brief scene which collapses The Gold Rush into one, includes the cabin, eating a shoe and the chicken suit.
Jídlo (1993) (Short)
The shoe-eating scene
Animaniacs: Guardin' in the Garden/Plane Pals (1993) (TV Episode)
One of several movies we see a fake animated clip of in the opening of this episode.
Chao ji xue xiao ba wang (1993)
In both movies the hero is hungry and he eats his own shoe
The Simpsons: Lady Bouvier's Lover (1994) (TV Episode)
Grampa re-enacts the forks with potatoes for legs and feet scene, before a lawyer shows up and says he cannot allow the unauthorised imitation.
Billy Madison (1995)
The Simpsons: Mountain of Madness (1997) (TV Episode)
Homer and Burns are trapped in a cabin in the snow just like The Lone Prospector and Big Jim McKay in "The Gold Rush." Like Big Jim McKay, they also start to hallucinate.
Troldspejlet: Episode #19.2 (1998) (TV Episode)
Jannik Hastrup mentions the film
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Inside the Actors Studio: Martin Scorsese (2002) (TV Episode)
The shoe-eating scene is mentioned
Finding Nemo (2003)
Chaplin Today: City Lights (2003) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Chaplin Today: The Circus (2003) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Tumsa Nahin Dekha (2004)
Daksh Mittal (when a little drunk) performs the "Dance of the Rolls" in a diner partway through the movie
Strongbad_email.exe (2004) (Video)
In "Island", the hunger-induced delirium, which causes someone to mistake something inedible as food, refers to this movie
Churchill: The Hollywood Years (2004)
The scene that Chaplin is eating his shoe is mentioned twice
Black (2005)
The film was advertised as being shown at the cinema.
Epopeja o bureku (2005) (Short)
The scene where Charles Chaplin and Big Jim eat a boot
Cinema Goes to Dinner (2005) (TV Movie)
This Movie is mentioned verbally briefly
MI-5: Episode #5.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Harry and Ruth mention the film and it's Star Charlie Chaplin when he asks her on a date.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "That A Ghost", at the end, Fat Dudley eats a shoe, which is what Charlie Chaplin does, as well
NCIS: Chimera (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Gibbs over Tony's comment on how he'd go out.
The Kid (2009) (Short)
Charlie Chaplin impersonation
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.81 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $300 question
Kites (2010)
In the uncut version, Jay imitates Chaplin's "dinner roll dance"
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Don't Go Breaking My Heart (2011)
Yen re-enacts the dancing bread on forks scene through her office window.
The Muppets (2011)
scene with bread on forks as feet and legs
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ryan Ruocco reads Entertainment Weekly's 2013 list of top 10 greatest movies
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
wax figure of Charlie Chaplin is shown.

Featured in 

Berlin: Symphony of a Great City (1927)
Chaplin's film is seen playing in the movie theatre
Hollywood: The Golden Years (1961) (TV Movie)
The 44th Annual Academy Awards (1972) (TV Special)
Unknown Chaplin: The Happiest Years (1983) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Unknown Chaplin: Hidden Treasure (1983) (TV Episode)
clips
Muppet Babies: The Best Friend I Never Had (1986) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie were used when Fozzie imagine being friends with Charlie Chaplin.
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
At the end, one of the scenes that Salvatore sees is the scene where Georgia Hale kisses Charles Chaplin
Chaplin (1992)
Zomergasten: Episode #6.1 (1993) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
Jack (1996)
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Clip shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #74 on the list.
Star Power: The Creation of United Artists (1998) (Video)
clip shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies (2000) (TV Special)
This film is #25 on the list.
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Chaplin Today: Modern Times (2003) (TV Movie)
clip shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #31.1 (2004) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Filmmakers in Action (2005)
They show the film.
Silent Clowns: Buster Keaton (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips
20 to 1: Memorable Movie Characters (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Charlie Chaplin's character The Tramp.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
This film is #58 on the list.
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood: Peepshow Pioneers (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during intro: Chaplin's cane sinks into the snow.
Birth of Hollywood: Episode #1.2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
Mr. Popper entertains the penguins with this among other Charlie Chaplin films
That Fellow in the Coat: Top 10 Strangest/Most Annoying Academy Decisions (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips, mentioned as a nominated re-release.
Maltin on Movies: Arbitrage (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.

Spoofs 

The Rough House (1917) (Short)
Roscoe Arbuckle does the famous dance of the bread rolls in this movie. Chaplin does it in The Gold Rush.

Spoofed in 

Frozen Frolics (1930) (Short)
Lisztomania (1975)
A 4-minute scene where Liszt reminisces about his new life with Marie shows Roger Daltrey dressed as Chaplin in a cabin with no dialogue. The film is also slightly overcranked to mimic the framerate of silent-era Chaplin movies.
The Epic of Detective Mandy: Book Three - Satan Claus II: The Elves of Doom (1993) (TV Short)
The opening scene, where Detective Dave searches for and finds Detective Mandy, is done as a silent film, in sepia tone with old time piano music over it and intertitle cards revealing the dialogue, in a parody of Chaplin's The Gold Rush (1925).
Benny & Joon (1993)
Jane Austen's Mafia! (1998)
cooked boots as dinner (just before the kid receives the rat as gift)
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
In a spoof of The Gold Rush, Grandpa Bud sticks his forks into the meatballs at the dinner table, then starts making them dance like the meatballs are feet and the forks are legs.

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