A Hard Day's Night (1964) Poster


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Followed by 

Help! (1965)


Steptoe and Son (1962) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

The Game (1966) (Short)
A poster of A Hard Day's Night is visible on a bedroom wall.
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Ringo is introduced walking the docks of Liverpool as an homage to A Hard Day's Night
The Beatles Mod Odyssey (1968) (Short)
Laugh-In: Episode #3.23 (1970) (TV Episode)
Ringo reminds Jeremy Lloyd that they were both in this movie
Goober and the Ghost Chasers: A Hard Day's Knight (1973) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
Putting ketchup on as fake blood gag reused.
Saturday Night Live: Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (1976) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as A Hard Days Rut
XTC at the Manor (1980) (TV Special)
Heaven Help Us (1985)
poster in diner
The Real Ghostbusters: Hard Knight's Day (1987) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Vice Versa (1988)
Marshall recalls the year 1964 and The Beatles.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Crawling Hand (1989) (TV Episode)
"You've had a hard night." Crow: "Hard Day's Night"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Unearthly (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: Please, mister, can we have our ball back?
Hook (1991)
There is a poster for the film in Moira's bedroom in the 1960s.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1992) (TV Episode)
theme song sung
Bodger and Badger: A Hard Day's Knight (1993) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Village of the Giants (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom (singing): "It's been a hard day's night."
Backbeat (1994)
In addition to mentioning the title, George's line, "I'd be quite prepared for that eventuality." is taken verbatim from the "professional trendsetter" scene from A Hard Day's Night.
Iron Man: The Armor Wars: Part 1 (1995) (TV Episode)
Iron Man tells Beetle that he's "in for a hard day's night". Beetle sounds like he's one of The Beatles.
Trainspotting (1996)
The Rock (1996)
Whilst in the laboratory, Nicholas Cage unwraps a copy of the UK LP.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Austin is chased by screaming girls in the title sequence, like the Beatles are in this.
Fort Alpha: A Hard Days Night (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Soul Music (1997) (TV Mini-Series)
The crowd mobbing scenes at the beginning of the film
Bandits (1997)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Devil Doll (1997) (TV Episode)
"Am I a Mod or a Rocker"
Saturday Night Live: Matthew Perry/Oasis (1997) (TV Episode)
mentioned on Celebrity Jeapardy
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Invasion of the Neptune Men (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow, Mike, and Tom (singing): "It's been a hard day's night."
Casper Meets Wendy (1998) (Video)
Pocket Dragon Adventures: A Harp Day's Night (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
V.I.P.: Hard Val's Night (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Unknown Peter Sellers (2000) (TV Special)
Referenced by title
Daydream Believers: The Monkees' Story (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by Peter and friend
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Kuutamolla (2002)
Movie poster of this film is seen in Kuutamolla (2002).
Angel: Shiny Happy People (2003) (TV Episode)
Lorne: "She went out for a walk, it was like A Hard Day's Night, everybody followed her back."
The Simpsons: The Bart of War (2003) (TV Episode)
Poster on the wall in the Beatles room in the Flanders house.
Kangaroo Hitchcock: The Making of 'Road Games' (2003) (Video)
The film is mentioned.
American Dreams: And Promises to Keep (2003) (TV Episode)
Meg refers to the film.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Robositter (2004) (TV Episode)
Mention by Master Shake
The Comedians of Comedy (2005)
Comedian Patton Oswalt asks teenage girls to chase he and his friend to like the girls did in A Hard Days Night.
Grey's Anatomy: A Hard Day's Night (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.79 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Premiere" category
Love Monkey: Coming Out (2006) (TV Episode)
The opening scene of this episode has Tom and Wayne running down the street being chased by a horde of screaming teenage girls. Just like The Beatles were in the older film.
Destroy All Humans! 2 (2006) (Video Game)
The title for the mission "A Hard Day's Fight"
What the Pythons Did Next... (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Seven Ages of Rock: What the World Is Waiting For: Indie Rock (2007) (TV Episode)
A poster of the film is featured in an archive photograph.
Phineas and Ferb: A Hard Day's Knight/I, Brobot (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Little Mosque on the Prairie: A Hard Day's Fight (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Yes Man (2008)
After sneaking into the Hollywood Bowl and reach the stage, Carl sings "Can't Buy Me Love" and Allison does backing vocals.
Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience (2009)
opening scene starts with screaming fans chasing the Jonas Brothers around the streets of New York
The Beatles: Rock Band (2009) (Video Game)
The intro where the beatles get chased by their fangirls
Nowhere Boy (2009)
Opening scene starts with the first chord from song "A Hard Day's Night" and features a young John Lennon running to the sound of screaming girls, as in the movie with the same name.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.57 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Nights"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.106 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 question
Maltin on Movies: Red (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie referenced in this episode.
Conan: Seven Salads for Seven Brothers Who Are Sexually Attracted to Salads (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Gary Oldman during interview
Beatles Stories (2011)
poster shown
Conan: Annie, Get Your Glock (2012) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during Dhani Harrison interview
Mad Men: Lady Lazarus (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Mad Men: The Other Woman (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Vamps (2012)
Seen in Goody's flashback montage of the Times Square particularly the 60's era.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.5 (2012) (TV Episode)
Zooey Deschanel says she told Paul McCartney that she used to watch the movie every day when she was 9
The Thick of It: Episode #4.7 (2012) (TV Episode)
Malcolm Tucker, trying to evade the press, jumps into a cab and compares the situation to this film.
Rewind This! (2013)
DVD is shown.
Vivir es fácil con los ojos cerrados (2013)
It's discussed by main characters.
Modern Family: A Hard Jay's Night (2014) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Sixties: The British Invasion (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kevin Ryan.
Kendra on Top: A Hard Night's Day (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Steve Jobs (2015)
Joanna Hoffman says it's gonna be a scene out of "A Hard Day's Night" if Steve Jobs steps outside before the last presentation.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Carson Kressley (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Aisha
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Reptilicus (2017) (TV Episode)
"It's been a hard day's Reptilicus!"

Featured in 

Extázis 7-töl 10-ig (1969) (TV Movie)
a scene is shown from the film
The Compleat Beatles (1982) (Video)
Going Back (1984)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Siskel & Ebert: Hail, Hail, Black and White (1989) (TV Episode)
Beatles compared in black and white to color
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
brief clip shown
The Beatles Anthology (1995) (TV Mini-Series)
The Beatles Anthology: February '64 to July '64 (1995) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Hey, Hey We're the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)
A short clip from the title sequence is featured in this documentary
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Clips shown.
Hollywood Musicals of the 60's (2000) (TV Movie)
Several clips are shown.
The Beatles Revolution (2000) (TV Movie)
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Back in the U.S. (2002) (TV Special)
footage from that movie shown on video screens.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 8 April 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this film are shown during 'The Great American Culture Quiz' segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 17 Again/State of Play/Crank High Voltage (2009) (TV Episode)
Anvil's #3 Favorite Film
The Beatles on Record (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips Shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Anvil's #3 Favorite Movies; "Reel History of Rock n' Roll" segment
Great Lives: Victor Spinetti (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
Elvis Found Alive (2012)
Clip from trailer shown
Music Movies: A Hard Day's Night (2013) (TV Episode)
movie and songs reviewed
Sound of Cinema: The Music That Made the Movies: Pop Goes the Soundtrack (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown and title/theme music discussed
The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles (2014) (TV Special)
Footage is included.
The Sixties: The British Invasion (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years (2016)
clips used and discussed

Spoofed in 

Bedazzled (1967)
pop star sequence shot in the same way as the Beatles perfomance
Trainspotting (1996)
Dexter's Laboratory: A Hard Day's Day/Road Rash/Ocean Commotion (1997) (TV Episode)
Title spoof for "A Hard Day's Day"
Mr. Show with Bob and David: Flat Top Tony and the Purple Canoes (1997) (TV Episode)
The band members running from girls in a black and white scene.
Spice World (1997)
The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield (1997) (Video Game)
Album covers imitating Beatles
The Simpsons: The Old Man and the 'C' Student (1999) (TV Episode)
The title song plays over a sequence which parodies the tone of this film.
High Fidelity (2000)
Saturday Night Live: Ellen Degeneres/No Doubt (2001) (TV Episode)
Opening titles chase sequence spoofed in B/W Mango segment
The Fairly OddParents: Most Wanted Wish/This is Your Wish (2003) (TV Episode)
The music and camera angles as Timmy is chased around school by an army of girls apes the opening of this film where fans chase The Beatles.
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004) (TV Special)
Spoofed in "A Hard Day's Rut"
I'm Not There. (2007)
Jude Quinn rolling around on a hill with the Beatles, and the Beatles then being chased by a mob of fans

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