The Lion in Winter (1968) Poster


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Version of 

The Lion in Winter (2003) (TV Movie)
based on the same play

Referenced in 

The 40th Annual Academy Awards (1968) (TV Special)
La viuda blanca (1970)
Martin (Julio Aleman) takes his date to this movie.
Memories of Videodisc (1986) (Video)
Northern Exposure: Revelations (1993) (TV Episode)
Movie is referenced
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Katharine Hepburn): "That regal 'Lion in Winter' look"
Media Vita in Morte Sumus (1993) (Video)
Same music and setting, etc.
Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)
The quote regarding the passing of the crown from father to son by King Francis (Ever After), "I will simply deny you the crown and... live forever," references Queen Eleanor's quote on which of her sons will receive their father's crown (The Lion in Winter), "Let's deny them all and live forever."
The 71st Annual Academy Awards (1999) (TV Special)
Title presented during In Memoriam segment
Sports Night: What Kind of Day Has It Been? (1999) (TV Episode)
Jeremy's statement, "As if it matters how a man falls down. When the fall is all that's left it matters very much," references a discussion between Prince Geoffrey and Prince Richard, after their father has imprisoned them.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Final Justice (1999) (TV Episode)
Mike: "I really don't care for this remake of 'The Lion in Winter.'"
The West Wing: H. Con-172 (2002) (TV Episode)
Toby and President Bartlet paraphrase the quote "When the fall is all there is, it matters"
Remembering Hearts in Atlantis (2002) (Video)
This film starring Peter O'Toole and Katherine Hepburn is referred to by Anthony Hopkins.
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Film advertisement is shown in a newspaper.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.25 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Movie Debuts"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.126 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "1960s Oscar Nominees"
Rewind This! (2013)
It is referenced on the back cover of a video movie.
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Joe Estevez (2013) (TV Episode)
Star Katherine Hepburn is mentioned.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Kelly Ripa/Lee Daniels/Echosmith/Kate Pierson (2015) (TV Episode)
Lee Daniels says that his series "Empire" was conceived as a hip-hop version of the movie
NCIS: Los Angeles: Blame It on Rio (2015) (TV Episode)
Hetty said she worked on it
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.81 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Issa Schultz after Katharine Hepburn is revealed as the correct answer to a question about the Hollywood legend who won consecutive Best Actress Oscars® asked when he and Camelia go head to head as one of the movies for which she won them.

Featured in 

Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Katharine Hepburn Tribute
Maltin on Movies: Medieval Special 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.

Spoofed in 

SCTV: The Man Who Would Be King of the Popes (1977) (TV Episode)
Part of basis for parody "The Man Who Would Be King of the Popes".
Quest for Glory III: Wages of War (1992) (Video Game)
One of the books in Kreesha's library is titled "Liontaur in the Winter".

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