From Russia with Love (1963) Poster


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Dr. No (1962)

Followed by 

Goldfinger (1964)
Thunderball (1965)
Moonraker (1979)
Octopussy (1983)
GoldenEye (1995)
Casino Royale (2006)
Skyfall (2012)
Spectre (2015)

Edited into 

The Bond Sound: The Music of 007 (2000) (Video)


James Bond 007: From Russia with Love (2005) (Video Game)
It's the video game adaptation.


Spartacus (1960)
The training centre on SPECTRE Island is based on the gladiator training scenes from Spartacus.
Dr. No (1962)
Kronsteen suggests killing Bond in revenge for the death of SPECTRE operative Dr. No.
Call Me Bwana (1963)
Kirilenko climbs out of a hatch in Anita Ekberg's mouth on a billboard advertising this film on the side of a building.

Referenced in 

The Twilight Zone: From Agnes - with Love (1964) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Topkapi (1964)
The Addams Family: The Addams Family Meets the Undercover Man (1965) (TV Episode)
Mr. Briggs says he' seen all of the James Bond movies. At the time, only three Bond films had ever been released in theaters.
Secret Agent: The Ubiquitous Mr. Lovegrove (1965) (TV Episode)
Drake owns a copy of the film tie-in of Ian Fleming's novel, with Sean Connery on the cover
The Intelligence Men (1965)
"Where are the special shoes... with the knives in the toecaps?" enquires Eric.
Get Smart: School Days (1965) (TV Episode)
The students at the spy school practice with wristwatch strangling wire like Red Grant used
Take Thirty: Sean Connery on Being Bond (1965) (TV Episode)
Discussion of James Bond films in Sean Connery's career
The Incredible World of James Bond (1965) (TV Movie)
Mentions / discusses
Telescope: Licensed to Make a Killing (1965) (TV Episode)
Discussion of early Bond movies
My Three Sons: From Maggie with Love (1966) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
Our Man Flint (1966)
The Spy with a Cold Nose (1966)
Lionel Jeffries reflects on the difference between him and Bond in 'Russia'
F Troop: From Karate with Love (1967) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Wild Wild West: The Night of the Bogus Bandits (1967) (TV Episode)
The pre-credits scene is a specific reference.
Operation Kid Brother (1967)
This movie features a character clearly inspired by Rosa Klebb from 'From Russia with Love (1963)', to the point of naming the character 'Lotte' after Lotte Lenya, who played Klebb in the 1963 Bond film.
Monty Python's Flying Circus: It's the Arts (1969) (TV Episode)
Part of the theme song plays before the hideout sketch
Nanny and the Professor: From Butch, with Love (1970) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Hogan's Heroes: To Russia Without Love (1971) (TV Episode)
from the title
Girls in the Night Traffic (1976)
Poster seen on wall.
Moonraker (1979)
Music playing during the boat chase is from "From Russia with Love"
More Wild Wild West (1980) (TV Movie)
Blow Out (1981)
John Lithgow's character in Blow Out has the same watch with piano wire as Red Grant
The Facts of Life: From Russia with Love (1981) (TV Episode)
The episode title is based on the title of this film
At the Movies: The Secret of 'Star Wars' (1983) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Gene Siskel in a discussion on movie series.
Remington Steele: Steele Your Heart Away (1984) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
Charade (1984) (Short)
Eliminators (1986)
Andrew Prine throws a gas tank into the water, saying "I saw this in a movie once", he then shoots that tank exploding it
Hunter: From San Francisco with Love (1986) (TV Episode)
title reference
Sledge Hammer!: Comrade Hammer (1987) (TV Episode)
When Vronsky attempts to kiss Sledge in gratitude, Sledge rebuffs him and asks, 'What is this, From Russia with Love'?
DuckTales: Double-O-Duck (1987) (TV Episode)
Like Ernst Stavro Blofeld, Dr. Nogood is frequently seen holding and petting a cat.
Murder, She Wrote: From Russia... with Blood (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Road House (1989)
Blade in a shoe.
In the Line of Duty 4 (1989)
Michael Wong has a deadly needle coming out of his shoe, similar to that of Rosa Klebb having a knife hidden in her shoe.
Walter & Carlo i Amerika (1989)
A security guard is seen reading the Fleming novel with a picture of Sean Connery on the cover
There Goes the Neighborhood (1992)
Norman lights up a Cuban cigar and says, "From Cuba with love."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Suddenly, it's 'From Russia with Love.'"
Invasion of the Scream Queens (1992)
Martine Beswick discusses her role in this movie
The Simpsons: Duffless (1993) (TV Episode)
Bart immitates Blofeld from this movie when he's hidden Lisa's project.
Undercover Blues (1993)
During the "interrogation" scene, Quaid introduces Turner as "Dr. Lotte Lenya," from the Rosa Klebb Institute. Lotte Lenya played Rosa Klebb in From Russia with Love (1963).
Lovejoy: A Going Concern (1993) (TV Episode)
Charlotte is compared to Rosa Klebb.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Love Is on the Air (1993) (TV Episode)
Scott suggested the title "From Lindsay with Love" for Lindsay's radio show.
Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)
Title is the password suggested by Adam at the game factory.
Behind the Scenes with 'Thunderball' (1995) (Video)
Mentions / discusses
James Bond 007: Yesterday and Today (1996) (Video)
Documentary on the James Bond films
Broken Arrow (1996)
Unhappily Ever After: From Russia with Love (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
GoldenEye (1997) (Video Game)
A reference to every Bond movie (except, of course, those made after GoldenEye's release) is made in some form throughout the game.
Millennium: Sense and Antisense (1997) (TV Episode)
James Bond, Blofeld, Q mentioned
The Nanny: From Flushing with Love (1997) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
Law & Order: Under the Influence (1998) (TV Episode)
Lennie: Your car came back from Russia, Bernie, with love.
JAG: To Russia with Love (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Dirty Work (1998)
Poodle Springs (1998) (TV Movie)
USA High: From Russia with Love (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
From China with Love (1998)
title reference (as 'From China with Love')
Hercules: Hercules and the Golden Touch (1998) (TV Episode)
James Bond overall parody; "Hercules will return in 'From Sparta with Love'"
Spy Fox in Cheese Chase (1998) (Video Game)
The 60th level is titled "From Russian Blue with Love".
Law & Order: Refuge (1999) (TV Episode)
Detective LaMotte refers to the film.
Muppets from Space (1999)
Dr. Bunsen outfits The Muppets with various bizarre gadgets which come in handy as dei ex machina in improbable situations, just as Q always did for Bond starting in From Russia with Love.
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter (1999) (Video)
Johnny has shoe knives like Rosa Klebb
Terence Young: Bond Vivant (1999) (Video)
Title mentioned on screen as part of Terence Young's filmography
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #2.32 (2000) (TV Episode)
Named by Drew in the intro sequence.
Snatch. (2000)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Out of My Mind (2000) (TV Episode)
Buffy: "You're like my fairy godmother, and Santa Claus, and Q all wrapped up into one. Q from Bond, not Star Trek."
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Filmographical Reference to his work
Inside 'Moonraker' (2000) (Video)
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Inside 'Octopussy' (2000) (Video)
Dialogue from this film is used during James Brolin's screentest
The Men Behind the Mayhem: The Special Effects of James Bond (2000) (Video)
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Son of the Beach: From Russia, with Johnson (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Trailer Park Boys: Mr. Lahey's Got My Porno Tape! (2001) (TV Episode)
The adult film J-Roc wants to direct is called "From Russia with the lovebone".
Pearl Harbor (2001)
Birthday Girl (2001)
Title used as name for dating website
The Fairly OddParents: Action Packed/Smarty Pants (2002) (TV Episode)
Elements of action-movie-villain Jorgen's appearance are taken from that of Blofeld.
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
talks about the movie
Crackerjack (2002)
Jack asks Bernie "Shouldn't you be stroking a white cat?" (a la Ernst Blofeld, who first did this in the second Bond film)
Die Another Day (2002)
A pair of shoes with protruding nails is used as in FRWL's last fight.
I'm Alan Partridge: Never Say Alan Again (2002) (TV Episode)
When making his Bond-marathon timetable Alan says "11:05, From Russia with Love"
Have I Got News for You: The Best of the Guest Presenters (2003) (Video)
Reference made to Bond villains stroking cats
Tetris: From Russia with Love (2004) (TV Movie)
Title reference
The Incredibles (2004)
gadget maker "E" is named after 007's loyal "Q"
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004) (Video Game)
Mentioned by Para-Medic during the codec conversations
Blade: Trinity (2004)
Abby has a shoe-knife similar to Colonel Klebb
QI: Cockneys (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Lucy Liu's character mentions this film.
16 Blocks (2006)
Eddie Bunker takes Nugent's gun and ask him 'how does it feel' just as the Russian agent does to James Bond
NCIS: Hiatus: Part 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
The Turkish captain asks Ziva if she's Turkish and that reminds Tony of From Russia With Love. He explains the plot of the film to make McGee understand the connection.
Premiere Bond: Opening Nights (2006) (Video)
Details of its Premiere(s)
Paprika (2006)
One of the movies detective Kogawa dreams about
Destroy All Humans! 2 (2006) (Video Game)
The title for the mission "From Russia With Guns"
Becoming Bond (2006) (TV Movie)
Ian Fleming on Desert Island Discs (2006) (Video)
James Brolin Original Screentests (2006) (Video)
Love scene screen-test is a scene from this movie
Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by man showing Maggie her new flat, indicating it's as small as a train compartment
The Dark Knight (2008)
The Joker has a blade come out of his shoe, just like Rosa Klebb.
The Cars of the Bond Movies (2008) (Video)
The Bentley 4½ Litre Blower
QI: Flotsam & Jetsam (2009) (TV Episode)
A promotional poster for the film is shown when they discuss James Bond.
From Mexico with Love (2009)
Special Agent Oso: To Grandma with Love/Gold Flower (2009) (TV Episode)
"To Grandma With Love" episode
Greek: From Rushing with Love (2009) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
You Know What's Bullshit: DVD's (2009) (TV Episode)
among the DVDs discussed in terms of bad packaging
I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009)
Blofeld and Bond are mentioned
Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (2009) (Video)
Blofeld's white cat in the Bond museum (Segment "Die Another Day")
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
In the introductory shot of Bean in front of his farm he is imitating Sean Connery's pose on the original poster for this film. His gun is also similar.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.75 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay Leno mentions it
Tooth Fairy (2010)
When Derek is asking for more magical items he says, "Notify Q". Q is a character/branch from the James Bond universe.
From Paris with Love (2010)
20 to 1: Sporty, Rich & Sexy (2010) (TV Episode)
The theme music is played in a segment on Anna Kournikova.
Spise med Price: From Russia with Love (2010) (TV Episode)
title reference
Salt (2010)
The knife in the shoe
GoldenEye 007 (2010) (Video Game)
Rosa Klebb & Red Grant appear in this game.
Battle of the Blades: Episode #2.11 (2010) (TV Episode)
Ron MacLean mentions movie and its song of the same name.
True Justice: Deadly Crossing: Part 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Cape: Kozmo (2011) (TV Episode)
chapter title
The Simpsons: The Blue and the Gray (2011) (TV Episode)
Ernst Stavro Blofeld appears in Homer's James Bond fantasy.
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 2, Get Tannen (2011) (Video Game)
One of the phrases that Marty uses for Matches's syllable game is the title of this movie.
The Big C: The Little c (2011) (TV Episode)
"From Ukraine...with Love"
How I Met Your Mother: No Pressure (2012) (TV Episode)
Lily (to Ted): "Because you need to go to Russia... with love!"
Nostalgia Critic: Ri¢hie Ri¢h (2012) (TV Episode)
Professor Keenbean was compared to Agent Q.
Family Guy: Mr. & Mrs. Stewie (2012) (TV Episode)
Penelope has a knife in her shoe, a la Rosa Klebb
Melissa & Joey: From Russia with Love (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
This Morning: Episode dated 5 October 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
Martine Beswick and Tania Mallet discuss the film
Skyfall (2012)
Skyfall Lodge's priest hole is reminiscent of the secret tunnels for the allied intelligent agents. Silva makes Bond uncomfortable with homoerotic flirtations like Rosa Klebb did with Tatiana, albeit more explicit.
The Cleveland Show: A Rodent Like This (2013) (TV Episode)
"From Russia with Log"
The Middle: From Orson with Love (2013) (TV Episode)
title reference
Toy Hunter: Live and Let Play (2014) (TV Episode)
Jordan buys a James Bond toy attache case based on the one in From Russia with Love.
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
The poison-spike shoes are a direct reference to Rosa Klebb's in From Russia With Love
RuPaul's Drag Race: Born Naked (2015) (TV Episode)
Miss Fame asks, "is this Russia?" when Katya enters the workroom for the first time. Ginger Minj replies, "with love."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Judi Dench/Ansel Elgort/GZA with Tom Morello (2015) (TV Episode)
Dame Judi Dench mentions that she loves this movie
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Jonathan Ross mentions the title
Inspector Gadget: Tool Russia, with Love/Low Speed (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference: segment "Tool Russia, with Love/"
Geeks Who Drink: Grey Damon v. Josh Brener (2015) (TV Episode)
identified by a contestant as a James Bond film
The Cinema Snob: Fangs (2015) (TV Episode)
"I was wondering when Blofeld was gonna show up..."
Spectre (2015)
Arch villain introduced in silhouette; Tough physical fight on train; Appearance of a game of chess and chess board; James Bond has a romantic train journey; SPECTRE criminal organization and arch villain Ernst Stavro Blofeld

Featured in 

Goldfinger (1964)
The Incredible World of James Bond (1965) (TV Movie)
Footage / clips from
Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond (1967) (TV Movie)
Includes footage / clips from
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
Footage in opening titles sequence
Happy Anniversary 007: 25 Years of James Bond (1987) (TV Movie)
Footage / Clips From
The Many Faces of Bond (1989) (Video)
Metsolat: Minkä taakseen jättää... (1995) (TV Episode)
Jaana Järvenheimo watching the movie on TV
The Goldfinger Phenomenon (1995) (Video)
Footage / clip(s) from
The World of James Bond (1995) (TV Movie)
In Search of James Bond with Jonathan Ross (1995) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
Behind the Scenes with 'Thunderball' (1995) (Video)
Shows clip(s) from
Siskel & Ebert: Villains: So Bad, They're Good (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
The Secrets of 007: The James Bond Files (1997) (TV Movie)
Clip From
Nobody Does It Better: The Music of James Bond (1997) (TV Movie)
Part of title sequence shown
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Now Pay Attention 007: A Tribute to Actor Desmond Llewelyn (2000) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
Inside 'Dr. No' (2000) (Video)
Clips during opening montage
Cubby Broccoli: The Man Behind Bond (2000) (TV Short)
Features clips from this film.
Ian Fleming: 007's Creator (2000) (Video)
Footage / clip from
Inside 'Diamonds Are Forever' (2000) (Video)
A clip is shown
Designing Bond: Peter Lamont (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Double-O Stunts (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' (2000) (Video)
Includes footage / clip(s) from
Inside Q's Lab (2000) (Video)
Clips / footage from
Silhouettes: The James Bond Titles (2000) (Video)
Footage of title sequence in this documentary
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
Best Ever Bond (2002) (TV Movie)
SexTV: Bond Girls Are Forever/The Story of 'V'/A Moment With... Tristan Taormino (2004) (TV Episode)
Clips from film are used in episode.
007: Licence to Restore (2006) (Video)
Features clip(s) from
David Walliams: My Life with James Bond 007 (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Animated Storyboard Sequence: The Boat Chase (2006) (Video)
Footage and Discussion
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 21 February 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this film are shown during the interview with Gregg Goldstein about the film career of Sean Connery.
Brain Waves (2009) (Short)
Garrett Watches it on TV
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Despicable Me/The Kids Are All Right (2010) (TV Episode)
"Lesbians in Cinema" segment
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cat Fights (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown as an honorable mention
Vito (2011)
Clips featured.
Welshy Reviews: Casino Royale: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Welshy's favorite Bond film with Connery in the lead role
Welshy Reviews: Casino Royale: Part 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
recalling Bond being manipulated and none the wiser for it.
Everything or Nothing (2012)
clips shown
Special Collector's Edition: Colección James Bond (2012) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Die Another Day (2012) (TV Episode)
Film Brain talks about the legacy of Bond. James Bond.
Bond's Greatest Moments (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
James Bond 50th Anniversary tribute.
Seriesly: From Russia with Love (2015) (TV Episode)
Focus of the episode, clips shown
Seriesly: Goldfinger (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Seriesly: Thunderball (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Carry on Spying (1964)
Satchels instead of "trick attaché case"'s; STENCH name parodies SPECTRE name; spy case joke re knife in secret compartment; Carstairs' watch with garotte cord.
The Wacky World of James Tont (1966)
Spoofs the gadgets and villains that appeared in the first three Bond films
Blunderball, or from Dr. Nofinger with Hate (1966) (Short)
James Bond Spoof - Dr. Nofinger with Hate , Ernest Stavro Blowfly
Casino Royale (1967)
Exploding suitcase joke ; Shoe gadget weapon joke
Lupin the Third: Strange Psychokinetic Strategy (1974)
The leader of the Macharone's face is not shown as is Ernst Stavro Blofeld's. All that can be seen are their torsos, and hands petting their cat.
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
a man tried to kill Clouseau with a knife-shoe as Rosa Klebb did.
The Umbrella Coup (1980)
The killer in the plane has a retractable garrote in his watch like Red Grant.
Police Squad!: Rendezvous at Big Gulch (Terror in the Neighborhood) (1982) (TV Episode)
Gunderson is first seen below the neck, petting a white cat, and then he ducks his head into the shot - a spoof of Ernst Stavro Blofeld.
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
The sequence with Drebin and the fish in Ludwigs aquarium is a reference to the "Siamese fighting fish"-scene in "From Russia With Love".
Chip 'n' Dale's Rescue Rangers to the Rescue (1989) (TV Movie)
villain has loyal cat, who in turn has prized Siamese fighting fish
The Simpsons: Two Bad Neighbors (1996) (TV Episode)
During their fight, former President Bush attempts to kill Homer by strangling him with piano wire that he pulls out of his watch. This is the villain, Red Grant's, signature weapon in the film.
Animaniacs: From Burbank with Love/Anchors A-Warners/When You're Traveling from Nantucket (1996) (TV Episode)
Blowfinger is a spoof of both Ernst Stavro Blofeld and Goldfinger.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Dr Evil is based off Blofeld
Cats & Dogs (2001)
OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006)
Sean Connery's Bond is subject to much parody. Also, The Istanbul scenes in "From Russia with Love" are mostly parodied.
Megamind (2010)
Megamind pets his "dog" when turning his chair around
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Pik Sen Sem's character (billed as Killer Cleaner) is a spoof of Rosa Klebb from From Russia with Love, in which she disguised herself as a maid towards the end of the film.
The Middle: From Orson with Love (2013) (TV Episode)
Bond parody with kittens and bunnies

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