Becket (1964) Poster



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Version of 

Becket oder Die Ehre Gottes (1962) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

What's New Pussycat (1965)
In both films, Peter O'Toole's character has a version of the line "He's the finest man who ever breathed."
Brigitte et Brigitte (1966)
Mentioned by name.
The Black Adder: The Archbishop (1983) (TV Episode)
King Richard IV says, "Who will rid me of this troublesome priest?!"
The Sinister Saga of Making 'The Stunt Man' (2000) (Video)
mentioned once
Elvis (2005) (TV Series)
Elvis mentions Peter O'Toole and Richard Burton movies and shoots a newspaper article mentioning this movie
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
EWTN Presents Bookmark: Both a Servant and Free: A Primer in Fundamental Moral Theology (2012) (TV Episode)
Fr. Mullady contends Becket's life was "wild" but not "dissolute" as portrayed in this film.
EWTN Presents Bookmark: History of the Catholic Church from the Apostolic Age to the Third Millennium (2013) (TV Episode)
Doug Keck references the popular film when discussing the historical figure.

Featured in 

Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
movie playing on the television set, just before Otis breaks it.
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
A Tapestry of Music: Laurence Rosenthal on His Score for 'Becket' (2007) (Video)
Documentary on the making of Becket

Spoofed in 

SCTV: The Man Who Would Be King of the Popes (1977) (TV Episode)
Part of basis for parody "The Man Who Would Be King of the Popes".

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