Head (1968) Poster



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The Monkees (1966) (TV Series)

Followed by 

33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee (1969) (TV Movie)
New Monkees (1987) (TV Series)
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)

Edited into 

Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)
Brief clips used as flashbacks to the sixties


I Vitelloni (1953)
I Dream of Jeannie (1965) (TV Series)
One of the spectators wears a replica of Jeannie's outfit

Referenced in 

Easy Rider (1969)
same golden football helmet
Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Both films have a mixture of genres.
After Hours (1985)
Teri Garr plays a Monkees album for Paul in her apartment and asks if he likes the band. This may be a reference to Teri Garr having a cameo in the Monkees movie "Head" which came out in 1968.
The Fisher King (1991)
A VHS of this film is on a shelf in the video store.
Easy Rider: Shaking the Cage (1999) (Video)
mentioned once
Showbiz Today: Episode dated 26 June 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the segment on Daydream Believers the Monkees story
Vanilla Sky (2001)
The Monkees: Live Summer Tour (2002) (Video)
Peter performs 'Can You Dig It' from 'Head'
Across the Universe (2007)
Underwater scenes reference the "Porpoise Song" performances at the beginning and particularly the end of Head.
The Linguists (2008)
Greg mentions the film while trekking in Bolivian mountains.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.182 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Bands in Movies"
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
The kick-drum with the word 'DRUM' in white type on a black background is a reference to the Salt Lake City performance of Circle Sky in Head. The real Stephen Stills and Neil Young both play session guitar on various songs on the Head soundtrack.
Laserdisc Memories: America Lost and Found (2010) (TV Episode)
FIlm is mentioned in Episode
Sodankylä ikuisesti: Valon draama (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned
Vinyl: The King and I (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Lou Meshejian


The Black Cat (1934)
Clips featuring Bela Lugosi are used.
Golden Boy (1939)
Jam Session (1944)
A clip from this movie is cut into Head
Gilda (1946)
Clips featuring Rita Hayworth are used.
Salome (1953)
clip with Charles Laughton is shown
Two Faced Wolf (1961) (Short)
A snippet from this cartoon is cut into Head

Featured in 

Hey, Hey We're the Monkees (1997) (TV Movie)
the making of this movie is discused with clips from the film
TCM Underground: Head (2007) (TV Episode)
This film was featured in this episode.
Laserdisc Memories: Head (2010) (TV Episode)
Episode Reviews the Film "Head"
Laserdisc Memories: The Criterion Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned in episode
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
Features the Monkees' performance of "Daddy's Song"
One Hit Wonderland: "Mickey" by Tony Basil (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.


The Perils of Pauline (1914)
The fight on the conveyor belt with a villain in a black top-hat and cape as well as the silent movie feel is referencing the silent classic.
Golden Boy (1939)
The scenes with Davy as a violinist torn between music and boxing spoof Golden Boy.
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Near the end of Head, there's a surrealistic nightmarish chase like in Alice In Wonderland.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The scene where Mickey is walking in the desert parodies Lawrence Of Arabia.
In Like Flint (1967)
The fight in the factory and at the conveyor belt spoofs In Like Flint

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