Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970) Poster


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Night Gallery: The Different Ones/Tell David.../Logoda's Heads (1971) (TV Episode)
Overhead shot of Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science and a Colosus monitor with logo is used to represent the future and a futuristic computer.
Riding with Death (1976) (TV Movie)
Computer room footage and sound effects come from the science fiction film Colossus: The Forbin Project.

Referenced in 

Mystery Science Theater 3000: Stranded in Space (1991) (TV Episode)
"And Now back to"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel cites the film as his favorite.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
"It's the Forbin Project!"
I, Robot (2004)
The V.I.K.I. computer wanted to take over the world in an effort to protect mankind from itself just like the super computers in "Colossus".
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles: To the Lighthouse (2009) (TV Episode)
John Henry says "There is another, another like me" this is the same message Colossus sends when it detects the Soviet computer.
Evangerion shin gekijôban: Ha (2009)
Contains backmasked dialogue from Proteus' final speech
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010) (Video Game)
Upon discussing A.I.'s with Snake, Strangelove used this movie as an example of what would happen if an A.I. were to try to destroy mankind.
Warehouse 13: 13.1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Claudia: We're the two biggest techno-brains in the Dakotas and we're totally getting our asses kicked by Colossus.
Futurama: Leela and the Genestalk (2013) (TV Episode)
Mom says, "This is Colossus, the Beanstalk Project."

Featured in 

Night Gallery: The Caterpillar/Little Girl Lost (1972) (TV Episode)
One of the clips shown at the beginning of "Little Girl Lost" includes a shot of the Colossus computer, identifiable by its mark of a large C inside of a triangle.
Coming Soon (1982) (Video)
main title
Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) (Video)
TV spot
100 Years of Horror: Man-Made Monsters (1996) (TV Episode)

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