High Plains Drifter (1973) Poster


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Remade as 

The Stranger (1995)


Referenced in 

Massage Parlor Murders! (1973)
Title seen on movie theater marquee.
Columbo: Double Exposure (1973) (TV Episode)
The movie is shown at the pictures when the projectionist is shot
Earthquake (1974)
Two Senoritas (1975)
The title is advertised on a marquee.
Baretta: The Ninja (1976) (TV Episode)
title appears on Magnolia Theatre marquee
Clint Eastwood: Director (1982) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
The A-Team: When You Comin' Back, Range Rider?: Part 1 (1983) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Gus
Pale Rider (1985)
The Wraith (1986)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Sounds like music from the 'High Plains Drifter.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
The High Plains Loser!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gunslinger (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "It's like 'High Plains Drifter,' what with the red buildings and such."
Animaniacs: Moby or Not Moby/Mesozoic Mindy/The Good, the Boo and the Ugly (1993) (TV Episode)
Woman calls Boo a 'high plains drifter.'
Frasier: High Crane Drifter (1996) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Projected Man (1998) (TV Episode)
Tom: "High Plains Matron"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Pumaman (1998) (TV Episode)
Tom: "High Plains Weenie"
Diggin' Up 'Bones' (2002) (Video)
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
The Bride walking through the desert is an homage to the opening title sequence of this film.
High Plains Recycler (2005) (Short)
title reference
High Plains Winter (2006) (Short)
title reference
Veronica Mars: The Rapes of Graff (2006) (TV Episode)
"high plains drifters"
Feasting on Asphalt: High Plains Feaster (2006) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Missionary Man (2007)
Quoted as such by Dolph Lundgren.
High Plains Invaders (2009) (TV Movie)
title reference/Western theme
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Hemlock Grove: Hello, Handsome (2013) (TV Episode)
Letha Godfrey says, "you do know we're in high school and not a Clint Eastwood movie," to Peter Rumancek. He then asks her, "you ever seen High Plains Drifter (1973)?"
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Pinkie Pride (2014) (TV Episode)
"I never did get that pony's name!"

Featured in 

Earthquake (1974)
High Plains Drifter is showing at the cinema when the big earthquake hits
The Woman Who Dreamed (1987)
Anna watches it on television.
Stay Tuned (1992)
The Universal Story (1995) (TV Movie)
clip shown
ER: Man with No Name (2005) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
The Slanted Screen (2006)
very short clip with Clint Eastwood
About Time (2013)
Watched on TV

Spoofed in 

Stay Tuned (1992)

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