The Saint (1962–1969)
Edited from the episodes Vendetta for the Saint Part 1 & 2.
As an in-joke between the two contemporary ITC series which shared studios, the haloed Saint stick-figure is graffitied on a wall and tagged with the legend "The Saint Is Bent".
Roger Moore mentions he played a popular television character.
After Rawhide ends, Buster says the Saint is coming on next
Joel asks Servo about a pet for the title character.
Alan has The Saint annual in his Roger Moore room which he was going to get Roger to read from.
The series is mentioned in a conversation
The voice of Roger Moore (star of the original TV series) is heard on the car radio near the end of the movie.
Crow says "Larry Dallis is the Saint" when Richard goes through the files of Clonus; this resembles a scene from the Saint episode the Russian Prisoner
Title mentioned by Roger Moore and John Glen
Title mentioned by Roger Moore
The show and its character Simon Templar is mentioned several times
Daphne reasons that Simon would be a good name for her son because Simon Templar is a good example of a bearer of that name.
Verity Lambert suggests that Bill Strutton may have worked with Dennis Spooner on the show.
Referenced by name
Dennis Spooner's work on the show is mentioned.
Mentioned in dialogue.
Juanjo's brother opens an envelope using a method he saw the Saint use.
A snatch of the theme tune plays whenever Trevor demonstrates his new more assertive self.
Features brief clip from opening titles
Bob, Kevin, and Stuart watch "The Saint" on TV.