It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955) Poster


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Edited into 

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea: The Village of Guilt (1964) (TV Episode)
Opening Octopus footage taken from this film.
Fantastic Dinosaurs of the Movies (1990) (Video)
The trailer can be seen on this video


It Came from Outer Space (1953)
title reference

Referenced in 

TaleSpin: It Came from Beneath the Sea Duck (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
HauntedWeen (1991)
Picture shown in magazine.
Goosebumps: It Came from Beneath the Sink (1996) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies (2001)
It is jokingly stated that Ray Harryhausen "charges $10,000 a tentacle".
Giant Monster Trashes City (2004) (Short)
as part of the historian's lecture
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Monsters vs. Aliens (2009) (TV Episode)
Pete compares the Golden Gate Bridge scene from "Monsters vs. Aliens" to this movie
Community: Home Economics (2009) (TV Episode)
An "It Came from Beneath the Sea" movie poster hangs in Abed's dorm room.
Community: Communication Studies (2010) (TV Episode)
movie poster in Abed's room
Attack of the Octopus People (2010) (Video)
The giant octopus has six legs ala Ray Harryhausen
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)
The film is discussed.
Community: Foosball and Nocturnal Vigilantism (2011) (TV Episode)
A poster for the film hangs in Abed, Troy, and Annie's apartment.
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
The octopus is a guest at the hotel.
Pacific Rim (2013)
The first Kaiju attack is in San Franciso, the setting of the Ray Harryhausen classic.
Beyond the Gates (2016)
A giant octopus is featured on the outside of the video store with the sign "It Came From Eddie Brandt's Saturday Matinee".

Featured in 

The Projectionist (1971)
Clips from this film are featured, including a scene of the giant octopus in San Francisco.
TJ and the All Night Theatre: It's Alive! + It Came from Beneath the Sea (1981) (TV Episode)
Film featured on this episode.
The Big Chill (1983)
Watched by the characters late at night.
Monsters, Madmen & Machines: 25 Years of Science Fiction (1984) (TV Movie)
Octopus destroys San Francisco
Monsterama Sci-Fi Late Night Creature Feature Show Vol. 1 (1996) (Video)
This film's theatrical trailer is featured.
The Harryhausen Chronicles (1998) (TV Movie)
Godzilla (1998)
The giant octopus from It Came from Beneath the Sea is seen in a TV set.
The Faculty (1998)
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Stop Motion (1999) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Footage of the giant octopus was shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Creature from the Black Lagoon (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip of the giant octopus was shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Hammer Films (2007) (TV Episode)
a clip of the giant octopus was shown.
Monsterquest: Giant Squid Found (2007) (TV Episode)
clips shown
American Grindhouse (2010)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Svengoolie: It Came from Beneath the Sea (2010) (TV Episode)
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Son of Kong (2014) (TV Episode)
another Harryhausen stop-motion flick
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Stephen King's It (2014) (TV Episode)
another movie with 'It' in the title
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 1/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ray Harryhausen created stop-motion animation for this film. Clip shown.
Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (2014)
at least one clip is used

Spoofed in 

Power Rangers Zeo: It Came from Angel Grove (1996) (TV Episode)
Spoofs the title.
Total Drama: The Treasure Island of Dr. McLean (2012) (TV Episode)
the Giant octopus.

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