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Followed by 

The Nude Bomb (1980)
Get Smart, Again! (1989) (TV Movie)
Get Smart (1995) (TV Series)

Remade as 

Get Smart (2008)
Feature-version of the TV show

Edited into 

Inside TV Land: Get Smart (2001) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

A Secret Agent's Dilemma, or A Clear Case of Mind Over Mata Hari (1965) (TV Movie)
Maxwell Smart is the host
F Troop: Spy, Counterspy, Counter Counterspy (1966) (TV Episode)
Pat Harrington Jr plays a spy named B Wise. His voice, character, name and arsenal of gadgets (including a shoe gun - well the phone hadn't been invented yet) are parodies of Don Adam's signature role of Maxwell Smart in the spy spoof series Get Smart made around the same time as F Troop.
The Monkees: The Spy Who Came in from the Cool (1966) (TV Episode)
Micky Dolenz does an imitation of Maxwell Smart
The Monkees: Here Come the Monkees (1966) (TV Episode)
Micky does his Don Adams/ Maxwell Smart impression
Gilligan's Island: Take a Dare (1967) (TV Episode)
Gilligan says, "Sorry about that, Chief."
The Monkees: Monkees Chow Mein (1967) (TV Episode)
referenced by Micky several times
The Monkees: Monkees Get Out More Dirt (1967) (TV Episode)
Mike uses a shoephone like Maxwell Smart's
Laugh-In: Episode #2.5 (1968) (TV Episode)
graffiti visible on men's room wall: Agent 99 is only 26
Crimen imperfecto (1970)
Mentioned in a conversation.
CHiPs: Trick or Trick (1978) (TV Episode)
Ponch uses Maxwell Smart's catchphrase when he says, "The old perfume in the squirt gun trick!"
Murder Can Hurt You! (1980) (TV Movie)
Don Adams narrates in the manner of his character, Maxwell Smart
The Greatest American Hero: The Greatest American Hero (1981) (TV Episode)
Ralph says 'The old flashing headlight routine'
Tais-toi quand tu parles! (1981)
Giacomo utters a variation on the line 'Missed it by that much'
Go for It (1983)
David Huddleston uses a shoe phone like Maxwell Smart
A Country Practice: Ships in the Night: Part 2 (1984) (TV Episode)
Brendan tells Simon on the liner, "Good question, 99."
Miami Vice: Made for Each Other (1985) (TV Episode)
Noogie mentions the Cone of Silence
Saturday Night Live: Teri Garr/Dream Academy/The Cult (1985) (TV Episode)
Referenced during A Roy Orbison Christmas
Sledge Hammer!: Under the Gun (1986) (TV Episode)
When Sledge goes to see Kurt Kruggle the motel room numbers 86 and 99 are shown together.
My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987)
The main characters quotes Maxwell Smart's oft-used line, "Missed it by that much!"
Sledge Hammer!: Dressed to Call (1987) (TV Episode)
a Maxwell Smart imitator is heard as an obscene phone caller
DuckTales: Time Is Money: Part 4 - Ducks on the Lam (1988) (TV Episode)
Scrooge says, "Missed it by *that* much!"
China Beach: Limbo (1988) (TV Episode)
Frankie sarcastically refers to herself as "Agent 99."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Fugitive Alien (1989) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Sounds like music from 'Get Smart'"
Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers: Double 'O Chipmunk (1989) (TV Episode)
Dale mentions the old Needle in the Haystack trick.
S*M*A*S*H: Va é de för set (1990) (TV Episode)
The Get Smart theme is played when Sigge, Alex and Teo meet Einar for the first time.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Moon Zero Two (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Doesn't he look like the head of CHAOS, Bernie Kopell?"
The Simpsons: Homer's Odyssey (1990) (TV Episode)
the powerplant doors that open up in different forms
Repossessed (1990)
Possessed Nancy quotes Don Adams from the show.
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition (1990) (Video Game)
"That's the second biggest __ I ever saw!"
Muppet Babies: Muppet Babies: The Next Generation (1990) (TV Episode)
Gonzo and Fozzie mention Maxwell Smart's catchphrase 'the old ... gag' several times
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Wild Rebels (1990) (TV Episode)
referenced as part of Joel & the Bots' comments
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Hellcats (1990) (TV Episode)
Servo: "Meanwhile, in a Barbara Feldon movie..." Crow (as Don Adams): "Would you believe Barbara Eden?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Hey, it's 'Get Smart'!"
Married with Children: Top of the Heap (1991) (TV Episode)
Al says he watched this show on TV while Kelly was conceived.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Stranded in Space (1991) (TV Episode)
"I hear they're filming Get Smart on this"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow:This is the same guy that wrote the Get Smart Music
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mighty Jack (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom (as a character looks at a shoe): "If I'm not mistaken, there's a phone . . ."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Zigra (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Maxwell Smart): "Good thinking, 99!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenage Caveman (1991) (TV Episode)
referenced by Tom
Space Quest IV: Roger Wilco and the Time Rippers (1991) (Video Game)
When using the Talk icon on the wastebasket in the Arcade store, it says "Max, is that you? Agent 99?".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Being from Another Planet (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow, Joel, and Tom hum the theme song.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel and Tom hum the theme music.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Max and 99 should be here by now."
The Larry Sanders Show: Larry's Agent (1993) (TV Episode)
Hank mentioned the cone of silence
Larry King Live: Episode dated 27 July 1993 (1993) (TV Episode)
A caller brings up Get Smart and asks about 99's real name
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Swamp Diamonds (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: "What's with the 'Get Smart' music?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Secret Agent Super Dragon (1993) (TV Episode)
The riffers sing the theme over a shot of a long hallway.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
"Who was their Chief?" Crow: Edward Platt?
The Nanny: Fran-Lite (1994) (TV Episode)
Maxwell mentions the Cone of Silence.
Diagnosis Murder: Georgia on My Mind (1994) (TV Episode)
Jack mentions that Get Smart would have been a better choice for the dying patient's final reference than was Leave it to Beaver.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Red Zone Cuba (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Don Adams): "Hymie!" Servo (as Dick Gautier): "I like being on a stakeout with you, Max."
No Contest (1995)
When Cal is having trouble disarming Vic's "dead man's switch", he says to Oz that it has more passwords than a "Get Smart" rerun.
The Simpsons: Two Dozen and One Greyhounds (1995) (TV Episode)
When Bart says to Jimbo "I hope I wasn't out of line with that Jerkface crack".
Mirror, Mirror (1995) (TV Series)
Frasier: Sleeping with the Enemy (1995) (TV Episode)
"Cone of silence" mentioned
Duke Nukem 3D (1996) (Video Game)
The sequence of doors near the end of the level is a reference to the opening of Get Smart
Twister (1996)
Dark Skies: Burn, Baby, Burn (1997) (TV Episode)
George Thomas refers to the members of Majestic 12 as "Maxwells" in reference to Maxwell Smart.
Boy Meets World: Fraternity Row (1997) (TV Episode)
Dean Borak tells Bernie Kopell that his mother is a big fan of "Get Smart". Kopell played KAOS agent Conrad Siegfried on the series.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Little Big Kraft (1998) (TV Episode)
When Sabrina and Salem are talking on the phone, he concludes with "And be careful 99", referencing Barbara Feldon's character from "Get Smart".
Gex: Enter the Gecko (1998) (Video Game)
"Sorry about that, chief!"
Will & Grace: Where There's a Will, There's No Way (1998) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Girl in Gold Boots (1999) (TV Episode)
Servo: Sounds like Max and 99 should be sneaking around outside.
Freaks and Geeks: Tricks and Treats (1999) (TV Episode)
Sam: "Dad, it's the Get Smart movie."
Canned Ham: The Dr. Evil Story (1999) (TV Short)
Daydream Believers: The Monkees' Story (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned during Emmy ceremony
JAG: Florida Straits (2000) (TV Episode)
Mic tries dressing like a stereotypical spy, and Mac says he looks like Maxwell Smart
Gilmore Girls: Christopher Returns (2001) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions cones of silence.
That '70s Show: Fez Dates Donna (2001) (TV Episode)
Eric decides to watch the show while Donna is on a date with Fez.
The Simpsons: I'm Goin' to Praiseland (2001) (TV Episode)
In Comic Book Guy's vision of heaven, Agent 99 wants to make out with him.
Primetime Glick: Regis Philbin/Russell Crowe (2001) (TV Episode)
This show is discussed during the Regis Philbin interview.
The Omen Legacy (2001) (TV Movie)
The West Wing: We Killed Yamamoto (2002) (TV Episode)
C.J. refers to Donovan as "Agent 99"
Serving Sara (2002)
Joe says to Sara, "Nice work, 99".
Teacher's Pet (2004)
When landing in Cuba instead of Florida, Pretty Boy utters the famous Maxwell Smart line "Missed it by that much!"
Citizen Shane (2004)
A lunchbox featuring Get Smart is shown.
Wonderfalls: Wound-up Penguin (2004) (TV Episode)
Jaye mentions the Cone of Silence
Justice League Unlimited: The Return (2004) (TV Episode)
Luthor's hideout's lengthy corridor is full of sliding doors.
Independent Lens: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) (TV Episode)
An interviewee refers to Maxwell Smart.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
It's mentioned that Inspector Gadget was based on this show.
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)
An interviewee refers to Maxwell Smart.
Gilmore Girls: A House Is Not a Home (2005) (TV Episode)
Colin compares Rory and Logan to Agent 99 and Maxwell Smart.
Get Smart Reunion Seminar (2006) (Video)
the show is discussed
Las Vegas: Head Games (2007) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the Cone of Silence when talking to Cooper.
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)
publicity still shown
HBO First Look: Get Smart (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned many times
Get Smart (2008)
The three vehicles used in the original TV series opening are all in Max's escape scene. They are 1965 Sunbeam Tiger Mark I, Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Convertible, and 1969 Opel GT. Also, driving the Open GT is Bernie Kopell, who played Siegfried in the series.
Disaster Movie (2008)
The theme plays as Calvin answers the shoe phone.
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #8.1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Red Symons and Ana Andre dance their Foxtrot to the theme from this title.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.29 (2008) (TV Episode)
Contestant recalls watching the series while answering a question about the film
Make or Break TV: The New Adventures of Beans Baxter (2008) (TV Episode)
Cited as an influence on the show.
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Skipper says "That's the second biggest slingshot I've ever seen", one of Maxwell Smart's catchphrases.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.65 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $8,000 question
I Love You, Man (2009)
when sydney wants to talk in private he says thats hes going to put down the cone of silence
G-Force (2009)
Hurley says "I heard coffee is bad for you, but this is ridiculous!" This is one of Maxwell Smart's quotes from the series. "I've heard of ________ but this is ridiculous!"
The New Adventures of Old Christine: Get Smarter (2010) (TV Episode)
title reference
Warehouse 13: Where and When (2010) (TV Episode)
Doing an impersonation of Don Adams, Pete says to Myka, "Ninety-nine, would you believe the credenza?"
NCIS: Enemies Domestic (2010) (TV Episode)
Riley refers to Leon as Agent 13. Leon doesn't get the reference then Rily mentions the show by name.
Fringe: Immortality (2011) (TV Episode)
"cone of silence"
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #11.5 (2011) (TV Episode)
Nick Bracks and Jessica Raffa dance their Tango to the theme from Get Smart.
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
One of the autobots says: - Missed it by THAT much!
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 10 Animated Dinosaur Documentaries (2011) (TV Episode)
Barbara Feldon's role as Agent 99 mentioned
Archer: Heart of Archness: Part III (2011) (TV Episode)
Archer says, "missed it by that much" and holds his fingers apart like Max. He also imitates Max' voice on "that much".
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.44 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
Revenge: Scandal (2012) (TV Episode)
"cone of silence" mentioned
Raising Hope: Single White Female Role-Model (2012) (TV Episode)
Mayor Hellmann says, "There was an Agent 99 in 'Get Smart.'"
The Newsroom: News Night 2.0 (2012) (TV Episode)
Indicating she wants secrecy, MacKenzie McHale mistakenly refers to the Cone Of Silence as the Dome Of Silence.
The Amazing Race Australia: Vancouver (2012) (TV Episode)
After Shane & Andrew see Paul & Steve find a taxi to take them to the Fast Forward, they say "Missed it by that much".
Futurama: 31st Century Fox (2012) (TV Episode)
Professor Farnsworth says, "missed it by that much" and holds up his fingers just like Max.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.27 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jaywalking participant says he would like to see the show revived
Criminal Minds: The Good Earth (2012) (TV Episode)
JJ mentions that she needs a "cone of silence" for her house when Henry eavesdrops on an adult conversation she had with Will.
Elementary: Dirty Laundry (2013) (TV Episode)
Holmes obliquely refers to this show when he says, "Are you familiar with the concept of invisible ink? ... I know precisely how ridiculous it sounds - you might as well have a phone in your shoe."
Bones: The Diamond in the Rough (2013) (TV Episode)
"cone of silence" mentioned
30 Rock: A Goon's Deed in a Weary World (2013) (TV Episode)
a still from the show appears during Kenneth's closing song
Jeopardy!: Episode #29.136 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clue in category 1960's Television
Mad Men: A Tale of Two Cities (2013) (TV Episode)
Ted mentions the show by name.
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Comic Con: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mike.
Castle: Valkyrie (2013) (TV Episode)
Castle mentions in passing the Cone of Silence
Come Dine with Me Canada: Madalena Longo: Block 15 (2014) (TV Episode)
When Glen tells Penny that he believes she's a secret agent, she takes off her shoe and pretends it's a telephone.
The Crazy Ones: Love Sucks (2014) (TV Episode)
"Cone of Silence" mentioned
Graceland: Tinker Bell (2014) (TV Episode)
"Cone of silence" mentioned
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
When Galahad is demonstrating the shoe knife to Eggsy he mentioned they used to have a phone in the heel, as a reference to the original 'Get Smart' TV series.
Revenge: Retaliation (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Cone of Silence mentioned
Phelous & the Movies: Alice in Wonderland (2015) (TV Episode)
Phelous says the "missed it by THAT much" line
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.70 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe as a possible answer to a question about the classic sitcom that Nora Ephron wrote and directed the 2005 film version of asked when Dom and the Chaser go head to head.
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.18 (2016) (TV Episode)
After the adjudicator rules that Cindy's last answer in her Cash Builder round came too late, Andrew O'Keefe says "Missed it by that much".
Fuller House: Funner House (2016) (TV Episode)
Joey imitates Maxwell Smart saying, "The old fake pizza delivery trick."
Lucifer: Favorite Son (2016) (TV Episode)
"Cone of silence"
The Nice Guys (2016)
Featured in TV
500 Questions: Episode #2.3 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in question in "Acclaimed TV Shows" category
Baroness Von Sketch Show: Last Year You Weren't 40 (2016) (TV Episode)
99 and Control are mentioned.
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.91 (2017) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Emmys 1967" category

Featured in 

Being There (1979)
The World of James Bond (1995) (TV Movie)
Features brief clip from opening titles
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Mentioned in film.
NBC 75th Anniversary Special (2002) (TV Special)
Mr. T says, "I pity Maxwell Smart. He had to put a shoe on his mouth to use the phone. That's unhygenic fool!"
Biography: Don Adams: Would You Believe? (2004) (TV Episode)
shows it when talking about Get Smart
The Secret History of Get Smart (2006) (Video)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
When Arthur escorts Harry to his hearing, they enter the Ministry througha phone booth. The same way Maxwell Smart enter Control Headquarters bin the opening sequence of the 1965-1970 series
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 17 June 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this show are featured during 'The Great American Culture Quiz' segment.
20 to 1: TV Couples (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Maxwell Smart and 99.
Mel and His Movies (2013) (Video)
clip shown
The Nice Guys (2016)
Seen on the TV

Spoofed in 

F Troop: Spy, Counterspy, Counter Counterspy (1966) (TV Episode)
An hilarious send-up of Get Smart, with Pat Harrington doing a masterful impression of Don Adams.
The Prisoner: The Girl Who Was Death (1968) (TV Episode)
shoe brush phone
Green Acres: Uncle Fedor (1970) (TV Episode)
Haney pitches a shoe phone with the dial in heel like the one Maxwell Smart uses.
Dead End (1985)
zombie playing with shoe phone
Lickity Pink (1989) (Video)
Porn take-off of 1960's TV series spoofing spy shows.
Spy Fox: Dry Cereal (1997) (Video Game)
SPY Fox is a spoof of Maxwell Smart
The Simpsons: Bart vs. Lisa vs. 3rd Grade (2002) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the couch gag
The Simpsons: The Fat and the Furriest (2003) (TV Episode)
Title scene mimics Get Smart title scene (including music) with Homer as Maxwell Smart, although the doors close differently.
Get Lucky (2004) (Video)
Adult spoof
Bewitched (2005)
Jack mimics to Isabel to call him by holding up his shoe as a telephone reciever, a reference to Maxwell Smart's shoe phone. However, then he waves away the foul smell of sweat from the shoe.
E-Ring: Pilot (2005) (TV Episode)
When Tisnewski goes through the security door, he whistles a passage from the theme from Get Smart - a reference to the corridor full of heavy doors that Max Smart goes through during the opening and closing credits.
Get Luckier (2005) (Video)
Adult spoof
The Footy Show: The Grand Final Footy Show 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
The opening skit includes the cast appearing in a parody of Get Smart.
Get Smartass (2008) (Video)
Adult Spoof
Futurama: In-A-Gadda-Da-Leela (2010) (TV Episode)
the "Chamber of Understanding" is a parody of the "Cone of Silence"
T.U.F.F. Puppy: Kid Stuff/Super Duper Crime Busters (2011) (TV Episode)
In one scene, Dudley is walking down the hallway that opens the doors automatically.

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