Thriller: A Cruel Picture (1973) Poster


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Un Chien Andalou (1929) (Short)
Eye slitting scene is referenced.

Referenced in 

Terror (1978)
A character has a poster for this on his wall.
The New York Ripper (1982)
Eye scene and numerous elements of sadism, brutality and sexual violence are alluded to.
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Elle Driver from Kill Bill and Madeleine share numerous physical traits (eye patch, long coat, pant suit). Also, several of the fight scenes in Kill Bill mimic this film, with slow motion and eerie sound effects.
Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005) (Video)
It is mentioned ("Thriller - A Cruel Picture").
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
It is mentioned ("Thriller - A Cruel Picture").
Banzai Motherfucker! (2006)
inspiration for poster
La nuit des horloges (2007)
Poster hanging on door
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010)
It is mentioned ("Thriller - A Cruel Picture").
The Cinema Snob: 42nd Street Forever, Volume 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
another trailer on the DVD
The Cinema Snob: I Spit on Your Grave: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions it.
Christmas Cruelty! (2013)
Merrick: I'll Spew on Your Grave (2016)
Merrick's appearance is a reference to the main character of the film, and the first line spoken by Buckshot in Merrick is the tagline of "Thriller: A Cruel Picture", near verbatim.

Featured in 

42nd Street Forever! Volume 1: Horror on 42nd Street (2004) (Video)
The trailer for "Hookers Revenge" is featured.
42nd Street Forever, Volume 1 (2005) (Video)
The U.S. theatrical trailer is featured under the title 'They Call Her One Eye'.
Bitch Slap (2009)
Featured in the opening titles sequence.
Censuren - En thriller (2011) (TV Movie)
Clip shown and discussed
42nd Street Forever: Blu-ray Edition (2012) (Video)
The trailer for "They Call Her One Eye" is featured.
The Cinema Snob: Karate Girl (2012) (TV Episode)
"This is Turkish Thriller: A Cruel Picture!"
Oslo Fright Fest 2010 (2012) (Short)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, DVD, photographs, tattoos and footage of this movie are shown.
Blood of 1000 Virgins (2013)
Theatrical trailer featured.

Spoofed in 

Sex, lögner & videovåld (2000) (Video)

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