Barbarella (1968) Poster



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The Birds (1963)
At one point, Barbarella is trapped in a container and attacked by birds, in a similar way to the way Melanie is attacked in the film.

Referenced in 

Career Bed (1969)
Picture of Jane Fonda as Barbarella on cover of Life Magazine visble
Over 18... and Ready! (1969)
"Jane Fonda in Barbarella" is visible on a sign.
The Projectionist (1971)
The Projectionist walks past a theatre advertising "Jane Fonda is Barbarella" on the marquee.
Shaft (1971)
Part of the title is visible on a marquee.
Flesh Gordon (1974)
Saturday Night Live: Art Garfunkel/Stephen Bishop (1978) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Bill Murray's movie review
Saturday Night Live: Richard Benjamin/Rickie Lee Jones (1979) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during 'The Pepsi Syndrome'
Le roi des cons (1981)
Film poster visible in Le Roi's apartment.
Heavy Metal (1981)
A Fine Romance: Keep Them Apart (1981) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
Jem: Kimber's Rebellion (1985) (TV Episode)
The band Duran Duran is mentioned. They are named after the villain from this movie.
Student Confidential (1987)
poster displayed on a character's bedroom wall
Eerie, Indiana: Who's Who (1991) (TV Episode)
Marshall suggests "Bobarella" as a girl version of the name Bob.
Gett Off (1991) (Video)
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Geek Tragedy (1992) (TV Episode)
Seen on a marquee at Mondo Video
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Unchained (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel and Tom sing the "Barbarella" theme song.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
It's like Barbarella, he's gonna play with her
Demolition Man (1993)
Both Barbarella & Phoenix get their weapons from a Museum.
Live from Washington D.C.: They Shoot HBO Specials, Don't They? (1994) (TV Special)
referenced by Dennis
Forget Paris (1995)
Mickey mentions the film by name.
Playboy: The Best of Pamela Anderson (1995) (Video)
Title mentioned
Bio-Dome (1996)
Referenced by Doyle
Barb Wire (1996)
Mother (1996)
Batman & Robin (1997)
Poison Ivy wears a siminlar dress whorn by Barbarella
Pervirella (1997)
Title character
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show: Honey, They Call Me the Space Cowboy (1997) (TV Episode)
Wayne mentions his desire to meet Jane Fonda's foxy alien character
Teen Angel: Living Doll (1997) (TV Episode)
Diane refers to Cindi as "Bimbarella."
Troldspejlet: Frankenstein and Me (1997) (TV Episode)
Forrest J Ackerman mentions the film
The Simpsons: Mayored to the Mob (1998) (TV Episode)
Mrs Crabapples costume at the convention is of barbarella
Notting Hill (1999)
Thacker's opening narration mentions a "radical hairdresser's", and we're shown its front door, whose sign reads "Barberella".
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Spoofs Barbarella's opening credits with the same "names on private parts" gag
Easy Rider: Shaking the Cage (1999) (Video)
mentioned once
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 (1999) (TV Movie)
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 features many clips and references from movie and television history.
Klaus Kinski - Ich bin kein Schauspieler (2000)
Mentioned by Horst Wendlandt.
Coupling: The Cupboard of Patrick's Love (2000) (TV Episode)
video mistaken for sex tape by Jane
I.K.U. (2000)
Bit Players (2000) (Short)
Action: Dead Man Floating (2000) (TV Episode)
Peter mentions the film.
CQ (2001)
Farscape: Fractures (2001) (TV Episode)
John calls Orrhn "Barbarella."
That '70s Show: Pinciotti vs. Forman (2001) (TV Episode)
Kelso mentions watching this movie on cable.
Gilmore Girls: Hammers and Veils (2001) (TV Episode)
Dean plans a date for himself and Rory that includes a 7:30 showing of Barbarella.
Demonlover (2002)
One of the girls in Hellfireclub.com is dressed as Barbarella.
Kolle - Ein Leben für Liebe und Sex (2002) (TV Movie)
mentioned by Schäfer, poster is also visible
Absolutely Fabulous: Schmoozin' (2003) (TV Episode)
Patsy Stone appeared in 'Boobarella'
100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Footballers' Wives: Episode #4.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Katie's "working name" is Barbarella.
Doctor Who: The Unquiet Dead (2005) (TV Episode)
One character calls another "Barbarella" to inform her that she's underdressed.
Harika Kiz Sahika Alf'e karsi (2005) (Video)
the main character is influenced by Barbarella.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.18 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Jane Fonda Film Roles" category
Boston Legal: Gone (2005) (TV Episode)
Denny mentions the film in dialog with Alan, while shooting at a mock-up of Jane Fonda with a paintball-gun.
Vic (2006) (Short)
Publicity still of John Phillip Law from this film shown.
Schwarze Schafe (2006)
Woman wears Barbarella style dress
Japan Japan (2007)
Avishag said that she had purple glasses which made her look like Barbarella.
Inspector Lewis: Music to Die For (2008) (TV Episode)
Lewis: "One of these days, Hathaway, a ten-foot Barbarella is going to come along and make a right fool out of you."
Sex: The Revolution: The Big Bang (2008) (TV Episode)
The movie was discussed
The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency: Designer Cracks the Whip (2008) (TV Episode)
Merlin fashion show design based on Barbarella
Girls! Girls! Girls! The 1960s (2009) (Video)
The film is mentioned.
RuPaul's Drag Race: Extra Special Edition (2009) (TV Episode)
Merle Ginsberg says that one of Jade's runway looks is "sex kitten Barbarella."
America's Next Top Model: Fortress of Fierceness (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mr. Jay
RuPaul's Drag Race: Gone with the Window (2010) (TV Episode)
Morgan McMichaels' runway look is Barbarellainspired.
Luigi of the Stars: The Making of 'Starcrash' (2010) (Video)
mentioned once
No Strings Attached (2011)
poster seen
RuPaul's Drag Race: Queens in Space (2011) (TV Episode)
The film trailer the queens make contains a character named "Boobarella".
Jobriath A.D. (2012)
Face Off: A Force to Be Reckoned With (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Futurama: 31st Century Fox (2012) (TV Episode)
Leela is shown wearing a Barbarella costume.
Pretty Little Liars: This Is a Dark Ride (2012) (TV Episode)
Emily dresses as Barbarella
An Empire Production with Charles Band (2013) (Video)
mentioned once
Glee: Lights Out (2013) (TV Episode)
Santana mentions that she dances dressed as Barbarella.
Pretty Little Liars: Into the Deep (2013) (TV Episode)
Aria refers to Jake's date as "Barbarella".
Gravity (2013)
After boarding the russian station, Ryan starts undressing in zero gravity in a way very similar to Barbarella's opening scene.
Naked Vegas: Painting Playmate Claire Sinclair (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle: London (2014) (TV Episode)
Stewart Lee compares his old cornershop was like the film.
Toys of Terror: The Making of 'Dolls' (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
RuPaul's Drag Race: Hello, Kitty Girls! (2015) (TV Episode)
Violet Chachki says her runway look is "Barbarella space cadet."
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Jane Fonda/Leslie Jones/Kay Cannon (2015) (TV Episode)
Jane Fonda talks about her early film
Aloha (2015)
Poster visible in Mitchell's room.
Orange Is the New Black: Where My Dreidel At (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
FantastiCozzi (2016)
Movie is mentioned; poster shown
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #8.29 (2016) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
Heartbeat on the Radio (2016) (Short)
One of the title cards mentions Barbarella, and Flash is styled similarly
Tvoje tvár má známý hlas: Episode #3.3 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jakub Kohák.
Gamesmaster: Episode #6.12 (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Bear van Beers

Featured in 

Henry Fonda: The Man and His Movies (1982) (TV Movie)
Scene with Law and Fonda flying.
Monsters, Madmen & Machines: 25 Years of Science Fiction (1984) (TV Movie)
Opening credits weightless striptease
Arena (1985) (Video)
Used footage (Jane Fonda). And Duran Duran is character of the film.
Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) (Video)
TV spot
3 Chains o' Gold (1994) (Video)
Fantastic Fantasy Fright-o-Rama Show Vol. 1 (1996) (Video)
This film's theatrical trailer is featured.
100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Biography: The Fondas (2004) (TV Episode)
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
TCM Underground: Barbarella/Wild, Wild Planet (2008) (TV Episode)
This movie is featured in this episode.
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 01: Sexiest Movie Scenes (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on its opening credits.
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 1: Sex on the Screen (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on its opening credits.
Laserdisc Memories: Barbarella (2010) (TV Episode)
Episode Reviews the Film Barbarella
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
"Hairy Chests" segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.200 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip during his interview with Jane Fonda, and discusses the film with her
20,000 Days on Earth (2014)
Clip seen

Spoofed in 

Tiny Toon Adventures: Rainy Daze (1990) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Babarella"
Galaxy Quest (1999)
Futurama: Less Than Hero (2003) (TV Episode)
Leela's super-hero alter ego is a spoof of Barbarella (Clobberella)
The Trotsky (2009)
Caroline attends the Social Justice dance dressed as Barbarella, who is a fighter for social justice.
Futurama: Neutopia (2011) (TV Episode)
In the end credits, we see a still of Fry posing as Barbarella
Blubberella (2011)
Title spoofs this film.
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Jane Fonda (2014) (TV Movie)
Spoofed on-stage by Wanda Sykes in costume
Barbarella XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (2015) (Video)
Parody of the movie
Wander Over Yonder: The Loose Screw/The It (2015) (TV Episode)
Star Bella is a spoof of that character

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