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Dog Day Afternoon (1975) Poster

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Remade as 

People's Hero (1987)

Edited into 

References 

A Star Is Born (1937)
The movie title can be seen on a theater marquee.
As the World Turns (1956) (TV Series)
The Killing (1956)
gun in rose's box and the end
Big Thing (1973)
Shown on an adult theater marquee during the opening.
Attica (1974)

Referenced in 

Sneak Previews: Taxi Driver/The Man Who Would Be King/Hester Street/Manson/The Story of Adele H. (1976) (TV Episode)
Siskel and Ebert discuss the recently Oscar-nominated movies, including this one.
Dawn: Portrait of a Teenage Runaway (1976) (TV Movie)
Dog Day Afternoon is advertised on a wall near Burbank Studios.
Sweeney! (1977)
Mentioned by Carter.
All in the Family: Archie's Dog Day Afternoon (1977) (TV Episode)
title reference
Young, Hot 'n Nasty Teenage Cruisers (1977)
This film is advertised on a marquee.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Tony imitates Al Pacino shouting "Attica! Attica!"
Dizengoff 99 (1979)
Poster
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) (TV Special)
Alice: Dog Day Evening (1980) (TV Episode)
title reference
St. Elsewhere: Dog Day Hospital (1983) (TV Episode)
title reference
Making the Grade (1984)
Dice does a Pacino impression from Dog Day Afternoon
Punky Brewster: Dog Dough Afternoon (1984) (TV Episode)
The episode title is a pun on the title of this film
Valerie: Dog Day Afternoon (1986) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Sledge Hammer!: Dori Day Afternoon (1986) (TV Episode)
Episode title, and a character refers to this film
Hill Street Blues: Dogsbreath Afternoon (1987) (TV Episode)
Title reference
ALF: Someone to Watch Over Me: Part 2 (1988) (TV Episode)
Trying to explain the situation to Willie, ALF asks, "Did you see Dog Day Afternoon?"
Terror Squad (1988)
Rawlings and Steiner mention this movie's title and its hostage negotation scenes.
Penn & Teller Get Killed (1989)
"Attica Attica!"
Perfect Strangers: Dog Day Mid-Afternoon (1989) (TV Episode)
title reference
Tiny Toon Adventures: Looking Out for the Little Guy (1990) (TV Episode)
The title of the "Dog-Bird Afternoon" segment is similar to the film.
Family Matters: Dog Day Halloween (1990) (TV Episode)
title reference
Dice Rules (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
"Attica! Attica!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Unchained (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow, Joel, and Tom: "Attica! Attica! Attica!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow and Tom: "Attica! Attica!"
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Harry yells out to Kevin on the rooftop "Sonny, let me make a deal wit ya". Just as the negotiator does the same to Sonny in 'Dog Day Afternoon'
Room for Two: Dog Day Afternoons (1992) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
"Attica, Attica"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Day the Earth Froze (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow, Joel, and Tom: "Attica! Attica! Attica!"
Empty Nest: Dog Day Afternoon (1993) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Amos & Andrew (1993)
When Amos is saying "You give me a helicopter, I give you a hostage.You give me the million dollars, that's another hostage..", the police chief interrupts him and says, "Yeah, yeah, I saw the movie." Amos' line is more or less the same line that Sonny has in Dog Day Afternoon when he's negotiating with the cops.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow, Joel, and Tom: "Attica! Attica!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gunslinger (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Attica! Attica!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Attica! Attica!"
Sunny Side Up (1994)
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
Quote "Attica!Attica!"
Speed (1994)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Amazing Transparent Man (1995) (TV Episode)
"Attica Attica Attica"
Married with Children: Radio Free Trumaine (1995) (TV Episode)
Steve Rhoades mocks the lack of protesters against him by saying: "I don't hear anyone chanting 'Attica, Attica'!"
Almost Perfect: A Dog Day Afternoon (1995) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Frog Day Afternoon (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Home Court: Dog Day Afternoon (1996) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
2point4 Children: Dog Day Afternoon (1996) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Animaniacs: Pitter Patter of Little Feet/Mindy in Wonderland/Ralph's Wedding (1996) (TV Episode)
After being placed in the crib, Brain shouts, "Attica! Attica!"
Spin City: Dog Day Afternoon (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Devil Doll (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Attica! Attica!"
Mad City (1997)
similar hostage situation
Best Men (1997)
Kenan & Kel: Ditch Day Afternoon (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference and the movie also involves a bank robbery
Principal Takes a Holiday (1998) (TV Movie)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Pumaman (1998) (TV Episode)
"He's in an Attic-uh, Attic-uh, Attica! Attica!"
Veronica's Closet: Veronica's Dog Day Afternoon (1998) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
The Powerpuff Girls: Monkey See, Doggie Do/Mommy Fearest (1998) (TV Episode)
The narrator says, "It's turning into a dog day afternoon!"
Enigma (1999) (TV Movie)
Pups (1999)
Dogma (1999)
Jay: "Sonny, let me make a deal wit ya".
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (1999) (Video Game)
One of the GDI missions in the Firestorm expansion pack has the name "Dogma Day Afternoon".
Bad Company (1999)
Everybody Loves Raymond: The Christmas Picture (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Raymond.
Linc's: Dog Day Afternoon (1999) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Martial Law: Dog Day Afternoon (2000) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Fortress 2 (2000)
Beggars and Choosers: Dog Day Afternoon (2000) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Just Shoot Me!: Dog Day Afternoon (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Sugar & Spice (2001)
The Fairly OddParents: Chin Up!/Dog's Day Afternoon (2001) (TV Episode)
Episode title references this film name.
Biography: Al Pacino: Inside Out (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator. Still frames featured.
Rescued from the Closet (2001) (Video)
So Little Time: A Dog Day Afternoon (2001) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Swordfish (2001)
Mentioned by Gabriel Shear in the beginning.
Tomorrow by Midnight (2001)
Carol Kane mentions that she herself was a hostage long ago in Brooklyn, New York. She played a hostage in a bank robbery in Dog Day Afternoon.
Men, Women & Dogs: Dog Day Afternoon and Night (2001) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Mr. B's Lost Shorts (2001) (Video)
Joel: "Let me out! Attica! Attica!"
Three Sisters: Dog Day Afternoon (2002) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
John Q (2002)
Dark Angel: Dawg Day Afternoon (2002) (TV Episode)
Reference in the title
Just Deal: Dog Day Afternoon (2002) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
S1m0ne (2002)
Home Movies: Improving Your Life Through Improv (2002) (TV Episode)
Coach McGuirk mentions it in dialogue
Taken (2002) (TV Mini-Series)
Wallace & Gromit's Cracking Contraptions (2002) (Video)
"Dog Day Afternoon" is a newspaper headline on the paper Gromit is seen reading.
Taken: God's Equation (2002) (TV Episode)
Ray refers to the film.
Garden State (2004)
One character imitates Pacino's famous "Attica!" line
SpongeBob SquarePants: Missing Identity/Plankton's Army (2004) (TV Episode)
A robber comes in a bank wearing SpongeBob's nametag shouting ATTICA!
Alpha to Omega: Exposing 'The Osterman Weekend' (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is listed in a magazine.
Entourage: The Scene (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Fatherhood: Dog Day Afternoon (2004) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Based on a True Story (2005)
Documentary about events shown in movie
Gilmore Girls: We've Got Magic to Do (2005) (TV Episode)
Paris says she started pacing in the bank, yelling, "Attica! Attica!"
Cold Case: Dog Day Afternoons (2006) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Inside Man (2006)
In Inside Man, Keith Frazier mentions Dog Day Afternoon by name. Additionally, Actor Lionel Pina who played the Pizza boy in DDA is also credited as "Cop with Pizzas" in "Inside Man"
A New Wave (2006)
robbery notes named after this movie
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.228 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "I've Zine the Movie" category
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Charlie Goes America All Over Everybody's Ass (2006) (TV Episode)
Charlie screams "Attica!" while scaring off a crowd
Entourage: I Wanna Be Sedated (2006) (TV Episode)
Among the movies that Bob Ryan produced
House M.D.: Lines in the Sand (2006) (TV Episode)
House shouts "Attica! Attica!" etc at Cuddy when she refuses to return his old carpet.
The Wire: Final Grades (2006) (TV Episode)
Protesting police by shouting "Attica!"
Medium: Joe Day Afternoon (2007) (TV Episode)
Title of episode is an alteration of movie title, bank hostage in movie, office hostage in episode.
Entourage: Dog Day Afternoon (2007) (TV Episode)
episode title reference
House of Payne: Dog Day Afternoon (2007) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 27 October 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
In the review for Before the Devil Knows You're Dead, Roeper mentions Sidney Lumet also directed this film.
The Office: Branch Wars (2007) (TV Episode)
Michael and Dwight chant "Utica, Utica" a reference to the famous "Attica, Attica" line.
First Sunday (2008)
LeeJohn yells "Attica! Attica!"
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 22 January 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced during 'The Great American Culture Quiz' segment.
JCVD (2008)
Zinedine Soualem, one of the 3 bandits, is dressed and have hairs exactly like John Cazale. The plot of holding-up the post office and the crowd cheering for the bandits are also similar to the film.
House M.D.: Last Resort (2008) (TV Episode)
House says, "You really think that re-enacting Dog Day Afternoon is the best way to get diagnosed?"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.62 (2008) (TV Episode)
Included in a $4,000 question
Leverage: The Bank Shot Job (2008) (TV Episode)
In describing the robbery, Hardison says "You seen Dog Day Afteroon? It was like that."
The Ministers (2009)
on movie marquee
The Venture Bros.: The Revenge Society (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dr. Venture.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.88 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $7,500 question
Ace of Cakes: Dog Day Afternoon (2010) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Psych: Ferry Tale (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn asks the convicts if they have seen "Dog Day Afternoon."
Bob's Burgers: Sheesh! Cab, Bob? (2011) (TV Episode)
"Dong Day Afternoon" on porn marquee
Robot Chicken: No Country for Old Dogs (2011) (TV Episode)
The "Fruity Fables" apple says, "Attica! Attica!"
White Collar: Dentist of Detroit (2011) (TV Episode)
Mozzie, who has been placed under protective custody by the FBI, looks at a security camera and screams, "Attica!"
The Simpsons: Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts (2011) (TV Episode)
"Dog Day Afterschool"
Castle: Cops & Robbers (2011) (TV Episode)
Ian Kahn's character 'Sal' shares the same first name with John Cazale's character. Both the episode and the movie are about a bank robbery.
Jack and Jill (2011)
Al Pacino mentions Attica in his Dunkin' Donuts commercial.
Man on a Ledge (2012)
A man in the crowd shouts out, "Attica! Attica!"
Stand Off (2012)
Mentioned by characters
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013)
film poster shown
Suburgatory: Yakult Leader (2013) (TV Episode)
Dallas (after George puts Yakult in a cage): "Attica!"
Southland: Bleed Out (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
Family Weekend (2013)
Lucy mimicks a scene from the movie
Alan Partridge (2013)
When Alan comes outside from the siege he tells the police to put their guns down and one policeman to get his hand off his gun the same as Sonny did.
The Dog (2013)
The movie's title is mentioned.
Brows Held High: Room in Rome (2013) (TV Episode)
another film on homosexuality directed by a straight person
Supernatural: Dog Dean Afternoon (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Hungover Games (2014)
"Attica! Attica!"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Liam Neeson/Terry Gilliam/Tim McGraw (2014) (TV Episode)
Liam Neeson says his new movie "A Walk Among the Tombstones" (2014) has the same type of grittiness as this movie
Flash Forward: Dog Day After Lunch (TV Episode)
Title reference

Features 

The Lone Ranger (1956)
Miriam and another bank clerk are watching this before Sonny hands over the menacing phone call to her

Featured in 

Lumet: Film Maker (1975)
clips shown
The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993) (TV Special)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Movie)
Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Seen on TV
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001) (TV Special)
This film is #70 on the list.
New York at the Movies (2002) (TV Movie)
Big Fish (2003)
The scene where the bank is out of money is similar to the empty bank scene in Dog Day Afternoon.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The quote "Attica! Attica!" is #86 on the list.
'Dog Day Afternoon': After the Filming (2006) (Video)
clips shown
'Dog Day Afternoon': Recreating the Facts (2006) (Video)
clips shown
'Dog Day Afternoon': The Story (2006) (Video)
clips shown
I Love the '70s: Volume 2: 1975 (2006) (TV Episode)
clips; discussed
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008) (TV Movie)
Clips shown during Charles Durning tribute.
Private Parking (2008)
Shown on television in coffee shop scene
The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond (2009) (Video)
footage shown
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.14 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during David Poland's segment
Hollywood's Top Ten: Let Me Go! (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable Mention
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Classics from the Vault: Great Performances That Oscar Ignored (2011) (TV Episode)
clips from the film featuring John Cazale are shown
The Dog (2013)
Clips shown
The Cinema Snob: Two of a Kind (2014) (TV Episode)
"Attica! Attica!"
On Story: Deconstructing Dog Day Afternoon (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Going Berserk (1983)
Bonkers: Dog Day AfterToon (1993) (TV Episode)
Both the title of the episode and the plot parody the film.
Airheads (1994)
King of the Hill: Dog Dale Afternoon (1999) (TV Episode)
The episode title parodies "Dog Day Afternoon".
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Dad Day Afternoon/Scary Poppins (2006) (TV Episode)
The "Dad Day Afternoon" cartoon
Family Guy: Hell Comes to Quahog (2006) (TV Episode)
Peter Griffin starts yelling "Gattaca!" as a rallying cry, instead of "Attica!"
The Simpsons: I Don't Wanna Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (2007) (TV Episode)
The bank robbery scene is a spoof of the movie Dog Day Afternoon
Drawn Together: Drawn Together Babies (2007) (TV Episode)
Ling-Ling shouts "ATTICA! ATTICA!"
The Venture Bros.: Perchance to Dean (2009) (TV Episode)
Hank cries "Attica!" over and over.
Producing Parker: Dog Dee Afternoon (TV Episode)
Episode title

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