Play Misty for Me (1971) Poster


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Referenced in 

Dirty Harry (1971)
Title shown on cinema marquee.
Black Christmas (1974)
It is referenced.
The Betty White Show: Play Misty for John (1978) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Clint Eastwood: Director (1982) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Moonlighting: Maddie Hayes Got Married (1988) (TV Episode)
David Addison mentions the title to Walter Bishop
Play Murder for Me (1990)
Title reference.
Dirty Harry (1990) (Video Game)
Password for level 2: Misty
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cave Dwellers (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Time of the Apes (1991) (TV Episode)
referenced by name
Dream On: Play Melville for Me (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Evening Shade: Play Herman for Me (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Beatniks (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Play 'Me' for Me"
Night of the Living Dead: 25th Anniversary Documentary (1993) (Video)
Fred Olen Ray mentions it.
Third Watch: Officer Involved (2000) (TV Episode)
Doc compares Carlos' relationship with Vangie to the movie
That '70s Show: Donna's Panties (2001) (TV Episode)
Fez and Caroline go to the movies to see Play Misty for Me (1971), and they mention it by name.
Grand Theft Auto III (2001) (Video Game)
One mission is called "Drive Misty For Me"
Cherish (2002)
Swimfan (2002)
Mimics basic plot structure
The Shape of Things (2003)
She asks, do you know what happens to peekers. He responds, if they're a DJ they're asked to play Misty...
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Secretaries in Bondage (2003) (Video)
The poster of the film is showed on the scene wich features Shamron and Yvonne Thomas.
Office Hostages (2004) (Video)
The poster of the film can be seen in the scene where Angelica Snow and Mackenzie Montgomery are bound.
Tatort: Märchenwald (2004) (TV Episode)
Charlotte and Gerd Gramisch are playing a film quiz.
The Devil and Daniel Johnston (2005)
one of Daniel's drawings has a woman saying "Play Misty for me"
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 11 June 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
This film was referenced in the 'Miller Time' segment.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Three Words (2010) (TV Episode)
Morgan: "Go, go, don't let the door hit you on the ass on the way..."
Simya-ui FM (2010)
Mentioned by the characters
NCIS: Shell Shock: Part I (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by DiNozzo at the end of his phone call with unseen character "Misty"
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.13 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe in a question on who the movie was their directorial debut asked to Mary during her Cash Builder round.
The Cinema Snob: Dear Santa (2016) (TV Episode)
"That's much easier than calling it 'A Very Play Misty for Me Christmas.'"
The Deuce: What Kind of Bad? (2017) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned

Featured in 

Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) (Video)
two TV spots
The Universal Story (1996) (TV Movie)
clip shown
The Cable Guy (1996)
A clip is shown
Eastwood on Eastwood (1997) (TV Movie)
30 Even Scarier Movie Moments (2006) (TV Mini-Series)
Clips are shown.
Land of the Lost (2009)
according to directors commentary the opening universal logo is taken directly from a print of "Play Misty For Me"
The Hour: Episode #7.22 (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during Clint Eastwood's bio segment.
Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)
Clips from films shown and were discussed by those interviewed.

Spoofed in 

Play Only with Me (1976)
porno version of Play Misty for Me
Sledge Hammer!: Wild About Hammer (1987) (TV Episode)
The script is loosely based on that story and characters.
Play Misty for Me (2010) (Video)
imitates basic premise of earlier film & steals its title

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