The Quiet Man (1952) Poster



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Referenced in 

Sueños de oro (1958)
The iconic "kiss under the rain" scene is copied here.
Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: John Wayne (1961) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of John Wayne's filmography.
Duck, You Sucker (1971)
Ireland scenes are inspired by this film.
The American West of John Ford (1971) (TV Movie)
still shown
Remington Steele: Steeled with a Kiss: Part 1 (1987) (TV Episode)
Remington and Tony's fight through the middle of an Irish town is an homage to this film. In fact, both scenes were filmed on the same location.
Northern Exposure: Brains, Know-How and Native Intelligence (1990) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Maurice on air as the only John Wayne film he disliked. He says he found it boring.
Separate But Equal (1991) (TV Mini-Series)
Shown on a movie marquee in a scene where one of the black families in South Carolina goes to see, and is seen sitting in the black only balcony watching the newsreel before the film begins, with news about the Ku Klux Klan shown.
La tarea prohibida (1992)
Cited by student filmmaker.
Is That All There Is? (1993)
Mentioned by Lindsay Anderson.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Secret Agent Super Dragon (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "This is like 'The Quiet Man,' only it takes place in a mansion in Hollywood."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Skydivers (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow: I think they're going for the Quiet Man movie fight record.
Ready to Wear (1994)
Sissy Wanamaker tells Milo O'Brannigan he's so quiet and Irish that he's like The Quiet Man
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Samson vs. the Vampire Women (1995) (TV Episode)
Crow: "This is very much like 'The Quiet Man,' except there are Mexicans in tights, and one of them is a devil."
A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995) (TV Movie)
mentioned in naration by Scorsese
Biography: To John with Love: A Tribute to John Candy (1995) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jim Belushi.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gorgo (1998) (TV Episode)
mentioned when a Irish character appears
Spanish Fly (1998)
brought up in conversation as example of a 'real man'
Third Watch: A Hero's Rest (2001) (TV Episode)
As Bosco leaves the wake, the bagpipers play this movie's theme
Runaway: A Road Adventure (2002) (Video Game)
Mentioned in the game's dialogue
Best Ever Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.121 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "3 of a Kind"
The Simpsons: Stealing First Base (2010) (TV Episode)
While Nikki gives Bart CPR, Bart dreams of Sean and Mary Kate kissing.
30 Rock: St. Patrick's Day (2012) (TV Episode)
When Tracy and Jenna race to the limo the song from the famous scene where John Wayne drags Maureen O'Hara across Inisfree is played
Brooklyn (2015)
One of the other girls tells Eilis she saw this movie
The Cinema Snob: Heaven's Gate: Part 1 (2015) (TV Episode)
"That never happened in The Quiet Man!"
Bad Movie Beatdown: Leap Year (2017) (TV Episode)
Film Brain suggests watching this instead of Leap Year
Connemara Days
Story based on it's film set.

Featured in 

AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Ford (1973) (TV Movie)
Clip shown in honorary montage
That's Action (1977)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
E.T. watches the film on television.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The John Wayne Anthology (1991) (TV Movie)
The Wonder Years: Alice in Autoland (1993) (TV Episode)
Scenes are shown.
John Ford (1993) (TV Movie)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Irish Cinema: Ourselves Alone? (1995)
A segment from this film is featured.
When Brendan Met Trudy (2000)
Brendan watches this movie at the theater
Remembering 'The Quiet Man' (2002) (Video)
entirely made up of clips from this film
The Quiet Man: The Joy of Ireland (2002) (Video)
clips shown
The Sopranos: Moe n' Joe (2006) (TV Episode)
Playing on TV in Tony's living room.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Salt/Ramona and Beezus/Summer Doc Round-Up (2010) (TV Episode)
George A. Romero's #3 favorite film
Solace (2015)
the clip was shown.
Five Came Back: The Price of Victory (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

1941 (1979)
The Irish folk song "The Rakes of Mallow" plays during the initial riot scene in the Crystal Ballroom.
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
As in the Quiet Man the fighters stop thier fight in order to have a little rest and a beer.

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