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You Only Live Twice (1967) Poster

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Follows 

Dr. No (1962)
Goldfinger (1964)
Thunderball (1965)

Followed by 

Moonraker (1979)
Octopussy (1983)
GoldenEye (1995)
Casino Royale (2006)
Skyfall (2012)
Spectre (2015)

Edited into 

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

References 

The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)
The line, "The things I do for England," spoken just before a coupling
You Only Live Once (1937)
Novel/movie title is a pun on this.
First Yank Into Tokyo (1945)
An American secret agent going through a yellowface procedure in order to spy on the Japanese.
Our Man Flint (1966)
Both involve the villian's lair being hidden inside a volcano
In Like Flint (1967)

Referenced in 

Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond (1967) (TV Movie)
Promotional documentary for You Only Live Twice (1967)
The Ambushers (1967)
The Diamond Arm (1969)
The scene where bad guys' car is grabbed by the helicopter using a big magnet is copied from James Bond movie, including funny moment that bad guys keep trying to steer while being in the air
Love Camp 7 (1969)
Title of this film is shown on a theater marquee.
Anna, quel particolare piacere (1973)
Poster on theater marquee in opening shot, as Si Vive Solo Due Volte
Are You Being Served?: The Think Tank (1974) (TV Episode)
During the fashion show, Mr. Lucas announces Mr. Humphries' crombie as being "inspired by James Bond in 'You Only Live Twice'."
The Making of James Bond - 007: Design (1977) (TV Episode)
Referenced / mentioned
The Man from S.E.X. (1979)
Firing explosive cigarette bullet
Kagemusha (1980)
Once Upon a Spy (1980) (TV Movie)
Helicopter picks up car with a giant magnet
Tais-toi quand tu parles! (1981)
Giaccomo meets two killers who tell him he's gonna die. He answers, "That's right, you only live twice".
Laverne & Shirley: Death Row: Part 2 (1982) (TV Episode)
Rhonda and Carmine say they are going to the premiere.
Duel to Death (1983)
In the You Only Live Twice, ninjas poison the girl by running poison down a thread from the ceiling into her sleeping mouth. In Xian si jue ninjas fail to murder Master Han in the exact same way. Running poison down a thread into his glass.
Brazil (1985)
Scarecrow and Mrs. King: You Only Die Twice (1985) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Highlander (1986)
Cat City (1986)
the cat crime boss is like Blofeld, Grabovsky gets fired out of a cannon like Bond
Lionheart (1990)
The antagonist petting his cat is an allusion to the James Bond villain Ernst Blofeld from You Only Live Twice.
You Only Die Once (1993) (Video)
The title is a spoof of this movie.
Behind the Scenes with 'Thunderball' (1995) (Video)
Mentions / discusses
Inside 'Thunderball' (1995) (Video)
Discusses / mentions
James Bond 007: Yesterday and Today (1996) (Video)
Documentary on the James Bond films
The Simpsons: You Only Move Twice (1996) (TV Episode)
James Bond spoof title in a James Bond spoof episode
GoldenEye (1997) (Video Game)
The single-controller and double-controller button schemes are named after various Bond girls: 1.3, Kissy: Kissy Suzuki from You Only Live Twice (1967)
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Cor, Blimey! (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by Sally
Gorgo: Behind the Scenes (2000) (Video)
Mentioned in reference to Freddie Young's career.
Ken Adam: Designing Bond (2000) (Video)
Filmographical reference re Ken Adam
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Filmographical Reference to his work
The Men Behind the Mayhem: The Special Effects of James Bond (2000) (Video)
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Rocket Power: Double-O Twistervision/Womp Race 2000 (2001) (TV Episode)
The movie Twister makes borrows some elements from James Bond's adventure in Japan.
The Breed (2001)
Characters James Bond and Blofeld are mentioned.
Welcome to Eltingville (2002) (TV Movie)
dialogue
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
talks about the movie
007: Nightfire (2002) (Video Game)
Bond sneaks around an office building of a Japanese company. In another level 007 visits a man who had moved to Japan and been living in a traditional Japanese house with paper walls just like Charles Gray in You Only Live Twice and both men are assassinated.
I'm Alan Partridge: Never Say Alan Again (2002) (TV Episode)
When making his Bond-marathon timetable Alan says "6:15, You Only Live Twice"
Modern Marvels: James Bond Gadgets (2002) (TV Episode)
Discussion of Autogyro Little Nellie
Analyze That (2002)
When the car with the two bad guys flies into the river, Vitti refers to a similar Bond scene.
Stripperella: You Only Lick Twice (2003) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Incredibles (2004)
The megliomaniac rocket/secret hide out on the island and the monorail transport
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent (2004) (Video Game)
Number One [= Blofeld] and Volcano Lair ; Donald Pleasance's Blofeld likeness
QI: Cockneys (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Top Gear: Episode #7.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Blofeld seen, mention of his vulcano lair
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Character mentions Donald Pleasance as Blofeld
The Venture Bros.: Assassinanny 911 (2006) (TV Episode)
Brock is picked up by a submarine like Bond in this film.
Ken Adam's Production Films: You Only Live Twice (2006) (Video)
Filmed during making of movie
Premiere Bond: Opening Nights (2006) (Video)
Details of its Premiere(s)
13: Game of Death (2006)
SPOILER: the boss behind the game is revealed to be a kid who (like Blofeld) turns around in a similar chair and has a white cat
Destroy All Humans! 2 (2006) (Video Game)
Mission title: "You Only Live 137 Times"
Flushed Away (2006)
"You Only Live 9 Times" in Roddy's DVD collection
Team Fortress 2 (2007) (Video Game)
Spy's achievement "You Only Shiv thrice"
CSI: NY: You Only Die Once (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference
Speed Racer (2008)
scene where Ninja drips poison into Togokhan's mouth
A Prophet (2009)
DVD is put into DVD-player with the menu/intro being shown on TV.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Man They Could Not Hang (2009) (TV Episode)
A pic of Donald Pleasence as Ernst Starvo Blowfeld was shown.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.98 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $12,500 question
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Anniversary (2010) (TV Episode)
Chuck's trip through the tube slide recalls that of James Bond in Japan from the movie You Only Live Twice, both in respect to the tunnel's appearance, and the protagonist being lured into the trap door by another protagonist.
Music Movies: Rocky Horror Picture Show (2011) (TV Episode)
Paw mentions that Charley Gray also played in some James Bond movies
Nikita: Knightfall (2011) (TV Episode)
When Birkhoff hears that Ramon is in a wheelchair, he says "Please, don't tell me he's petting a cat" - presumably referring to Blofeld, the primary antagonist of James Bond's franchise.
Sir Billi (2012)
"Oh, the things I do for Scotland."
Mad Men: The Phantom (2012) (TV Episode)
The theme song is played over the end credits.
Skyfall (2012)
Bond is presumed dead during the title sequence. An obituary for Bond is seen being written by M.
Saturday Night Live: Louis C.K./Fun (2012) (TV Episode)
On Weekend Update, Seth reports on a woman who has legally changed her name to "Pussy Galore Honey Ryder Solitaire Plenty O'Toole Mayday Xenia Onatopp Holly Goodhead Tiffany Case Kissy Suzuki Mary Goodnight Jinx Johnson Octopussy Domino Moneypenny."
The Last Stand (2013)
Electromagnet picking up car
A Snow Globe Christmas (2013) (TV Movie)
A woman who pets a snow globe is called a Bond villain
Life After Pi (2014) (Short)
Poster seen
Enlisted: Army Men (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Green Mile: Walking the Mile (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Citizen Khan: The In-Laws (2014) (TV Episode)
Mr Khan appears in a revolving chair stroking a white toy cat, as if he was Blofeld.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Sir Paul McCartney/Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy jokes that "You Only Live Once Twice" could be a Bond title
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Debra Messing/Horatio Sanz/Mario Batali (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth shows a still of Donald Pleasence as Blofeld
Kill Your Killer (2015)
Orange donning a henchmens coat, feigning an injury and being driven to a second location is taken directly from this film.

Featured in 

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)
The World of James Bond (1995) (TV Movie)
Clips
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
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
Cubby Broccoli: The Man Behind Bond (2000) (TV Short)
Features clips from this film.
Ken Adam: Designing Bond (2000) (Video)
Footage from Ken Adam's career
Double-O Stunts (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside 'Moonraker' (2000) (Video)
Shows clip(s) from
Inside 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' (2000) (Video)
Includes footage / clip(s) from
Inside 'The Man with the Golden Gun' (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips 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)
The Ultimate Film (2004) (TV Movie)
number 90
007: Licence to Restore (2006) (Video)
Features clip(s) from
David Walliams: My Life with James Bond 007 (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Whicker's World: Highlights from the 1967 BBC Documentary (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.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Town/I'm Still Here/Easy A (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett's #1 Movie Slut: James Bond
David Walliams' Awfully Good: Awfully Good Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Bad Bond moments
Everything or Nothing (2012)
clips shown
Bond's Greatest Moments (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
James Bond 50th Anniversary tribute.

Spoofed in 

Leisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love (In Several Wrong Places) (1988) (Video Game)
Dr. Nonookee's lair is located inside a volcano on tropical island, like Blofeld's headquarters.
Filmpje! (1995)
When Paul de Leeuw sings "My life is a filmpje" this title is sung.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
The line "In Japan, men come first and women come second" was previously said by "Tiger" Tanaka to James Bond in this movie. Dr. Evil's appearance is identical to Blofeld's in this film
Click: Balls of Thunder (1997) (TV Episode)
James Bond spoof title in a James Bond spoof movie
You Only Live Until You Die (1997)
title spoof
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Music played as Austin and Felicity land on the beach of Dr. Evil's island lair; also, location of the villain's lair inside a dormant volcano.
You Only Lego Twice (2002) (Short)
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
Dr. Evil and his secret lair
Scrubs: My White Whale (2003) (TV Episode)
Dr. Cox turns around in a chair stroking a cat like Blofeld
The Fairly OddParents: Power Pals/Emotion Commotion (2004) (TV Episode)
Timmy must take on a Bond-like-role to defeat a villain in a volcano lair, all set to Bond-esque music.
Team America: World Police (2004)
Plastic surgery changing one's ethnicity.
Scrubs: My Hypocritical Oath (2005) (TV Episode)
When the Janitor turns around in his chair while stroking his "pet"
Will & Grace: Bully Woolley (2005) (TV Episode)
Karen sitting in the chair with a white cat is a re-imagination of a Blofeld holding his cat
Itse valtiaat - Agenttimusikaali (2005) (TV Movie)
The main plot is borrowed from this 007 movie.
Scrubs: My Friend with Money (2007) (TV Episode)
(chair turns around) "I've been expecting you"
St. Trinian's (2007)
girls turn around in chair petting stuffed animals
The Simpsons: Mona Leaves-a (2008) (TV Episode)
Rocket launch site inside a mountain/volcano. Also features an imitation of the James Bond theme music.
How I Met Your Mother: Architect of Destruction (2010) (TV Episode)
Barney waits for Ted in a swivel chair, turning around like Ernst Stavro Blofeld. Instead of the famous cat he holds a white rabbit. Of course the allusion is related to several more James Bond Movies.
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Read It and Weep (2012) (TV Episode)
Ahuizotl is a spoof of Ernst Stavro Blofeld.
Saturday Night Live: Daniel Craig/Muse (2012) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Never Die Twice Tomorrow" in the "Bond Girls" segment
The Simpsons: YOLO (2013) (TV Episode)
The "You Only Live Once" song spoofs the title song from "You Only Live Twice."

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