Stalag 17 (1953) Poster



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Trader Horn (1931)
The Great Dictator (1940)
In one scene Harry paints a German guard's face with white paint, much like Chaplin's character did in The Great Dictator

Referenced in 

Marge and Jeff: Marge and Jeff Argue About the Movies (1954) (TV Episode)
referenced by title
The Phil Silvers Show: Miss America (1956) (TV Episode)
Bilko refers to the state of Kansas as Stalag 17.
To Tell the Truth: Episode dated 8 November 1965 (1965) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in question asked by panelist Peggy Cass.
The Patty Duke Show: Ross Runs Away, But Not Far (1966) (TV Episode)
Ross refers to the film.
Where Angels Go Trouble Follows! (1968)
Written on a sign on the wall of a student's room
Foul Play (1978)
Movie poster at the theater
Escape to Athena: Cast and Crew Interviews (1978)
This production is referred to by director George P. Cosmatos.
All in the Family: A Girl Like Edith (1979) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Archie
Magnum, P.I.: Did You See the Sun Rise? (1982) (TV Episode)
Scenes of the movie are shown as Magnum's voice-over discusses why it is a favorite movie.
Stalag 69 (1982)
Stalag 69's title is a take off on the vintage film's title.
The 55th Annual Academy Awards (1983) (TV Special)
The Golden Girls: We're Outta Here: Part 2 (1989) (TV Episode)
When Dorothy asks where she's been, Sophia replies "What is this, Stalag 17?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: City Limits (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "It's 'Stalag 90210.'"
Weird Science: Stalag 16 (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Omen Legacy (2001) (TV Movie)
Gilmore Girls: A-Tisket, A-Tasket (2002) (TV Episode)
Lorelai mentions the title
Hart's War (2002)
Ray (2004)
Theatre marquee, New York, just after meeting Della.
NCIS: Heart Break (2004) (TV Episode)
someone uses the cigarette/matchbook trick to murder a Navy commander.
Madagascar (2005)
Escapees in both films are called Manfredi and Johnson.
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
mentioned by movie expert in police station
The Real Heroes of Stalag XVIIB (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)
Rickles mentions auditioning for this film
Blue Murder: Crisis Management (2007) (TV Episode)
The frustrated police refer to the barracks at "Stalag 17."
Blitzkrieg: Escape from Stalag 69 (2008) (Video)
The central plot about prisoners of war plotting to escape from a Nazi concentration camp was inspired by this film
The Dark Knight (2008)
Director Christopher Nolan screened it for the cast and crew before the start of shooting.
Pineapple Express (2008)
Reference to Snicklefritz. Although that is a common term, there are those who insist that it is a specific movie reference in this particular case.
The Express (2008)
on movie marquee
The Penguins of Madagascar: The Hidden/Kingdom Come (2009) (TV Episode)
Skipper refers to two killed associates as Manfredi and Johnson, the names of the two POWs killed when trying to escape in the beginning of "Stalag 17"
Red Tails (2012)
Junior gets sent to Stalag 18, and the POWs working on an escape tunnel want him because they know he couldn't possibly be a German plant
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (2012) (TV Episode)
Snob prefers this summer camp movie, thank you very much.
The Internship (2013)
Billy McMahon tells Graham when they are stuck in Google bootcamp "I'm your Bill Holden in Stalag 17"
Filmbarátok Podcast: Episode #1.106 (2016) (TV Episode)
Movie is reviewed

Featured in 

Paramount Presents (1974) (TV Movie)
Clip shown in a montage.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (1991)
Preminger wishing prisoners Merry hristmas
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Siskel & Ebert: Villains: So Bad, They're Good (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender (1997)
footage included
Stalag 17: From Reality to Screen (2006) (Short)
clips shown
Billy Wilder Speaks (2006) (TV Movie)
excerpt of film used in documentary on director
The Essentials: Stalag 17 (2006) (TV Episode)
This documentary discusses Stalag 17 (1953).
Hotel Chevalier (2007) (Short)
A scene from the film is being played on the TV in the hotel room
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Zombieland/A Serious Man/Whip It (2009) (TV Episode)
How to Escape Prison segment
Big Guns, Bigger Heroes: The 1980's and the Rise of the Action Film (2012) (Video)
A videocase from the movie is visible on an old clip;


Spoofed in 

Hot Shots! (1991)
Admiral Benson's quote about his pant material is a spoof of the German commandant in "Stalag 17"
Weird Science: Stalag 16 (1997) (TV Episode)
This episode is a parody of the film.
Chicken Run (2000)
The Simpsons: The DeBarted (2008) (TV Episode)
The escape from the fizzies is same as the water tower escape in the earlier film.

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