The Omega Man (1971) Poster



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Version of 

The Last Man on Earth (1964)
based on the same book "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson
Soy leyenda (1967) (Short)
based on the same book "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson
I Am Omega (2007) (Video)
based on the same book "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson
I Am Legend (2007)
based on the same book "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson

Remade as 

I Am Legend (2007)
based on the Carringtons' screenplay for "The Omega Man", as well as the book "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson.

Edited into 


Referenced in 

Her Way to Star (1972)
Advertised on a marquee.
Scream Bloody Murder (1973)
Title is shown on a theater marquee.
Holiday on the Buses (1973)
A poster is seen advertising the fact it will be the Wednesday night film screening.
The Aftermath (1982)
Strange Brew (1983)
"I was kinda like a one man force eh, like Charlton Heston in Omega Man. Did ya see it, it was beauty!"
Slacker (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Then, you fall asleep during 'Omega Man.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Killer Shrews (1992) (TV Episode)
Frank: "It's sort of a weird 'Omega Man' thing."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Escape 2000 (1996) (TV Episode)
"Okay, Omega man, you can move your stuff in now"
Millennium: Sense and Antisense (1997) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Behind the Planet of the Apes (1998) (TV Movie)
Recess: Omega Kids (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Angel: Carpe Noctem (2001) (TV Episode)
Angel and Fred go to a double feature of Soylent Green and The Omega Man.
Angel: Apocalypse, Nowish (2002) (TV Episode)
Lorne says, "Maybe we could save the three rounds until after the Chuck Heston Plague-A-Thon cools off."
Alice in Wasteland (2006)
"There's never a cop around when you need one."
Silent Hill (2006)
you can see a movie theater among the broken buildings in Silent Hill. On the billboard of the theater there is the title "The Omega man"
Freedom! Forever!: Making 'V for Vendetta' (2006) (Video)
Mentioned by Stephen Fry.
Everything's Gone Green (2006)
mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Croatoan (2006) (TV Episode)
" feel like Chuck Heston in The Omega Man."
The Hitchhiker (2007)
"There's never (a cop) around when you need one."
HBO First Look: I Am Legend (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Starz presents Zombie Mania (2008) (TV Movie)
Discussed as part of the history of zombie films
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.171 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $8,000 question
Top Gear: Episode #14.5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clarkson describe the initial opening of their exhibition as empty as the film
En prácticas: Instituto RTVE (2010) (TV Episode)
talking about apocalypse movies
Lost Boys: The Thirst (2010) (Video)
Robert Neville and the book "I Am Legend" that this movie is based on are mentioned by Peter.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Muuurder (2011) (TV Episode)
Morgan asks Damien about Charlton Heston movies: "What's cooler, 'Soylent Green' or 'Omega Man'?" Damien replies, "Trick question; P.O.T.A. ('Planet of the Apes')."
NCIS: Restless (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by DiNozzo
Dark Shadows (2012)
'Theme from a Summer Place' is played whilst Heston is driving a red convertible. Same music is playing whilst Angelique Bouchard is driving her red convertible through Collinstown
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013)
mentioned during tours of backlot and prop department, with a still shown
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Richard Matheson is seen next to an "Omega Man" mutant
Comic Book Issues: Futures End #0 - 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Geek says this movie sucks
Phineas and Ferb: Night of the Living Pharmacists (2014) (TV Episode)
Carl tells Perry: "You're the Omega platypus!"
DVD-R Hell: Tequila and Bonetti: Teach Your Children (2015) (TV Episode)
"...on the grounds that no one wants to go against Lisa from The Omega Man."
Maron: The Request (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Marc
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Last Man on Earth (2015) (TV Episode)
James mentions the '70s remake
Scorpion: Chernobyl Intentions (2016) (TV Episode)
Happy says she feels like the Omega Woman because there's so few people near Chernobyl.


Woodstock (1970)

Featured in 

The Last Man Alive (1971) (Short)
documentary about the production and Heston's development of Neville.
Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) (Video)
TV spot
100 Years of Horror: Blood-Drinking Beings (1996) (TV Episode)
Monster Mania (1997) (TV Movie)
Film clips included
Bowling for Columbine (2002)
A scene of Neville shooting a zombie is featured in an early montage about Charlton Heston.
Century of Black Cinema (2003) (Video)
Clips shown.
Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
footage appears throughout
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Watchmen/Shuttle/12 (2009) (TV Episode)
"Learning History Through Film" segment

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror VIII (1997) (TV Episode)
The segment "The Homega Man" is a parody of this movie, with Homer Simpsons in Charlton Heston's role.

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