Serpico (1973) Poster



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Serpico (1976) (TV Series)
Serpico: The Deadly Game (1976) (TV Episode)

Edited into 


Batman (1966) (TV Series)
Tony Roberts' character mentions the Batmobile

Referenced in 

Massage Parlor Murders! (1973)
Title seen on movie theater marquee.
All in the Family: The Taxi Caper (1973) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions a "new breed" of cop like Serpico
Emergency!: The Screenwriter (1974) (TV Episode)
The screen writer tells Johnny he's looking to make a film like "like that movie based on that New York cop" that had come out the year before.
Coonskin (1975)
On theater marquee as boxing match is being announced.
Barney Miller: Ambush (1975) (TV Episode)
Kelly mentions that cops are now like Al Pacino and Richard Roundtree
Lumet: Film Maker (1975) (Short)
mentioned once
The Cop in Blue Jeans (1976)
A movie poster for Serpico hangs in an office in one of this movie's scenes. A pet mouse is named Serpico. The main character in both movies is an unshaven undercover cop in a large city.
The Para Psychics (1976)
Character reads the book the film is based on.
Punk Rock (1977)
The title is mentioned.
Lou Grant: Hostages (1977) (TV Episode)
One of the cops refers to a colleague acting like Serpico.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Poster on Tony's wall
Blue Nude (1978)
Poster of Al Pacino from film seen on wall.
The North Avenue Irregulars (1979)
The film is mentioned by name.
Angie Police Women (1979)
The film's title is mentioned.
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) (TV Special)
S.O.B. (1981)
T.J. Hooker: God Bless the Child (1982) (TV Episode)
Romano mentions Serpico by name
The Clairvoyant (1982)
Weeks mentions it by name and quotes a line from it.
At the Movies: Winners That Were Losers (1983) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel says "Prince of the City" (1981) is more complex than this movie.
Miami Vice: Cool Runnin' (1984) (TV Episode)
referenced by name
Night Court: Could This Be Magic? (1986) (TV Episode)
"I told her I was Serpico."
Police State (1987) (Short)
Nick Zedd says he is called Frank Serpico to cop
Night Terror (1989)
The Simpsons: Krusty Gets Busted (1990) (TV Episode)
Bart says "Say it isn't so, Krusty?" before Krusty is led away for the crime Sideshow Bob framed him with.
Equal Justice: Do the Wrong Thing (1991) (TV Episode)
George references Serpico while discussing wearing a wire.
Last Action Hero (1993)
Police officer dressed as a Rabbi.
The Usual Suspects (1995)
In-joke reference to Sam Coppola line in station house, "You gone straight? Say it ain't so!"
Se7en (1995)
Tracy calls David Serpico.
Get Shorty (1995)
Sabrina (1995)
Scream (1996)
"I always had a thing for you Sid" is said at the end of both movies by Matthew Lillard and Al Pacino.
Twin Town (1997)
7th Heaven: It's About George... (1997) (TV Episode)
The Colonel contemptuously refers to Will Grayson as "a poor man's Serpico."
Cop Land (1997)
Freddy Heflin gets shot in the ear, in the same way Frank Serpico does.
Boogie Nights (1997)
There is a picture of Serpico in Eddie's bedroom.
XXL (1997)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hobgoblins (1998) (TV Episode)
Rushmore (1998)
One of Max's plays is an adaptation of the film "Serpico."
Friends: The One with the Ride Along (1999) (TV Episode)
Joey says to Ross: "Hey, what's up with that, Serpico?"
Just Shoot Me!: Shaking Private Trainer (1999) (TV Episode)
Elliot mentions it.
Lek (2000)
Patrick refers to officer Franco as "Serpico" after Eddy rejects the money offered to him in exchange for the informant's (Jack's) name.
Scotland, Pa. (2001)
Exit Wounds (2001)
Final Jeopardy (2001) (TV Movie)
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Jay calls a police officer who frisks him "Serpico."
Piñero (2001)
Pinero cites the film and its star Al Pacino
Training Day (2001)
Director Antoine Fuqua said in interviews that he wanted to reference the style of this Sidney Limet film.
Showtime (2002)
New York at the Movies (2002) (TV Movie)
Insomnia (2002)
Without a Trace: Snatch Back (2002) (TV Episode)
Jack says "Nice work, Serpico" to Danny, who replies "I learned everything from Pacino."
'Serpico': Favorite Moments (2002) (Video)
This is a making-of featurette
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
One of the characters wears a Serpico shirt
Garden State (2004)
One of the guys at the party, when referencing De Niro says "Serpico and shit"
Stargate SG-1: Chimera (2004) (TV Episode)
Pete: "I believe the term 'classic' is reserved for the likes of 'The French Connection', 'Dirty Harry', 'Serpico'."
Corner Gas: The Taxman (2004) (TV Episode)
The cops in Corner Gas talk about this movie during this episode, and Karen tries to rent it at the video store
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of 'Charlie's Angels' (2004) (TV Movie)
Title on board behind Fred Silverman
Scrubs: My Choosiest Choice of All (2004) (TV Episode)
Kelso calls the janitor Serpico
The 24th Day (2004)
One of the two lead men mentions Serpico during their conversation.
Destroy All Humans! (2005) (Video Game)
When reading the mind of the police, they sometimes think about writing a screenplay and calling it "Serpico".
'Dog Day Afternoon': Casting the Controversy (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Inside Man (2006)
Clive Owen's character call's Denzel Washington's character "Serpico"
The TV Set (2006)
mentioned in dialogue
Knocked Up (2007)
Martin is called "Serpico"
CSI: NY: Snow Day (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the drug lords calls Don Flack "Serpico" over the radio.
I'm Not There. (2007)
A movie poster of a fictional film, in the style of the Serpico poster, appears on the wall behind the characters.
Ghost Mother (2007)
Poster of Pacino as Serpico
Blodigt jävla helvete (2008)
Coop Formaggio mentions this movie in his speech on Musentes retirement party
Robson Arms: Gila Monster (2008) (TV Episode)
Chuck mentions the movie by name.
Street Kings (2008)
Ludlow references it when talking with Diskant
The Missing Person (2009)
Rosow and the cabbie argue over whether Serpico had a St. Bernard or a Sheepdog in the movie.
My Boys: Private Eyes (2009) (TV Episode)
PJ calls Mike "Serpico"
Bestsellers (2009)
Mentioned in the film.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Pink Slip (2010) (TV Episode)
Emmett refers to Chuck as a "vagrant Serpico."
Cop Out (2010)
Roy calls Jimmy Serpico when discussing the wedding.
NCIS: Los Angeles: Chinatown (2010) (TV Episode)
Sam calls Nate "Serpico".
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper says "Brooklyn's Finest" reminds him of this movie
Southland: U-Boat (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Report Card: First Quarter of 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper says "Brooklyn's Finest" reminds him of this movie
The Mentalist: The Blood on His Hands (2010) (TV Episode)
Jane refers to an FBI agent as "Serpico."
White Collar: Under the Radar (2011) (TV Episode)
Mozzie refers to Peter as "Serpico."
Mike & Molly: Samuel Gets Fired (2011) (TV Episode)
Abe calls Mike "Serpico".
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.14 (2011) (TV Episode)
David Poland says Sidney Lumet transformed Al Pacino from his role in "The Godfather" to his role in the film
Suits: Pilot (2011) (TV Episode)
Harvey: "I'll make sure that Serpico isn't around, waiting for you."
The Intouchables (2011)
Driss calls Phillippe 'Serpico' because of his beard
Spy: Codename: Blood (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the bullies calls Marcus "Serpico".
Nurse Jackie: Day of the Iguana (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Middle: Last Whiff of Summer: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Rewind This! (2013)
DVD and poster are shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.148 (2013) (TV Episode)
Adam Sandler says he wanted to make the sequel "Serpico 2"
Absence (2013)
Mentioned during Charades
At the Movies: Episode #10.23 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jason in a review of the classic movie Saturday Night Fever as another movie co-written by Norman Wexler.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Old School (2013) (TV Episode)
Amy mentions the film.
Mike & Molly: McMillan and Mom (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike calls Carl "Serpico".
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Liam Neeson/Terry Gilliam/Tim McGraw (2014) (TV Episode)
Liam Neeson says that his new movie A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014) has the same type of grittiness as the movie
NCIS: House Rules (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue between Kevin "IT Kevin" Hussein and DiNozzo.
The Comix Scrutinizer: Fish Police #1 (2015) (TV Episode)
"apparently he's SERPICO crossed with THE MASTER OF DISGUISE"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 20 February 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Adnan Virk
The Mysteries of Laura: The Mystery of the Intoxicated Intern (2015) (TV Episode)
Jake calls Laura "Serpico".
Daredevil: Daredevil (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
By Sidney Lumet (2015)
The film is listed as part of Sidney Lumet's filmography.
Graceland: Piñon Tree (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Modern Family: Playdates (2016) (TV Episode)
Jay calls Manny "Serpico".
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall (2016)
mentioned by Joel Schumacher
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 1 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Adnan Virk
Clever Girl: I See (2016) (TV Episode)
Albertson chasing the suspect through the alleyway after the attempted rape is directly inspired by Frank Serpico's (Pacino) first scene on patrol in Lumet's film.
El ministerio del tiempo: El tiempo en sus manos (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned and quoted by Pacino
NCIS: Los Angeles: Matryoshka, Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Before his first field mission Marty Deeks calls Eric Beale "Serpico".
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 26 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Adnan Virk in discussion of the Oscars
iZombie: Reflections of the Way Liv Used to Be (2016) (TV Episode)
A student informant asks Clive if the rumors are true, if he's the Serpico of his police precinct. In which Liv says is so true.
Join or Die with Craig Ferguson: History's Most Defiant Moments of the Last 75 Years (2016) (TV Episode)
Craig mentions this film by name.

Featured in 

Paramount Presents (1974) (TV Movie)
Clip shown in a montage.
Biography: Al Pacino: Inside Out (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips featured.
Inside 'Serpico' (2002) (Video)
This is a behind the scenes documentary for 'Serpico'.
'Serpico': From Real to Reel (2002) (Video)
This is a making-of featurette
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
Frank Serpico is #40 on the "Heroes" list.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Precinct Hollywood (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
It Hasn't Happened Yet (2005) (Short)
plays on tv
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #84 on the list.
Entretien avec Franck Serpico (2006) (Video)
clips shown
The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond (2009) (Video)
footage shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The A-Team/The Karate Kid/Winter's Bone (2010) (TV Episode)
"James Tolkan's Bald Disapproval" segment
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Serpico (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Hollywood et les hommes (2013)
Clips featured
The 86th Annual Academy Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Ordinary heroes presentation.
By Sidney Lumet (2015)
Clips shown
American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Bums: Making a Mess All Over the City (2007) (TV Episode)
When Frank and Dennis pretend to be cops to shake down civilians and get free food, Charlie prentends to be Serpico in order to expose the corruption
Beetlejuice 2 (2014) (Short)
Spoofs a scene fom the film.

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