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Battle of Britain (1969) Poster

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Edited into 

Midway (1976)
Long shots of dogfighting aircraft and close-up of German bomber exploding
Galactica 1980: Galactica Discovers Earth: Part 2 (1980) (TV Episode)
Stock footage of German fighters
Das Boot (1981)
The shot att the end of the film, when a group of bombers attacks La Rochelle, a group of heavy bombers breaks formation. This particular shot was bought from the movie Battle of Britain (1969)
No Bananas (1996) (TV Mini-Series)
Fighting the Blue: Spirits in the Wind (2005) (TV Episode)
Most of the aerial, & some ground sequences, are edited from both used & unused Battle of Britain (1969) footage.
First Light (2010) (TV Movie)
Two plane crashes edited from Battle of Britain

Referenced in 

Hercules in New York (1970)
Seen on a theater marquee
The Black Windmill (1974)
A theater marquee advertises this movie.
Wing Nuts: Battle in the Sky (1997) (Video Game)
The main villain's name in the game Baron von Richter is a tribute to a character from the movie.
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Filmographical Reference to his work
Heartbeat: Say It with Flowers (2004) (TV Episode)
Title music played when wing commander Carstairs is flying his Hawker Hurricane
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
BBC Proms: Prom 2: Music from Great British Films (2007) (TV Episode)
Playing 'Battle In The Air' & showing clips
Paper Planes (2014)
Music in World War II fantasy sequence draws on Ron Goodwin and William Walton's music.

Featured in 

The Battle for The Battle of Britain (1969) (TV Movie)
documentary about the making of the film.
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Cinemania: I anodos kai i ptosi tou Nazismou (2008) (TV Episode)
footage from this film
The Greatest Ever War Films (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 6 in the Countdown
Al Murray's Great British War Movies (2014) (TV Movie)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Saturday Night Live: Eric Idle/Neil Innes (1977) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Battle of Brittain skit
Die Welt auf Schwäbisch: Episode V - Tag der Abrechnung (2010) (TV Episode)
The episode uses excerpts of this title as a basis for a funny re-dubbing.

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