Watership Down (1978) Poster


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Version of 

Watership Down (1999) (TV Series)
CG version of
Watership Down (TV Mini-Series)
CG version of

Referenced in 

Not the Nine O'Clock News: Unaired Pilot (1979) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in floating text gag.
The Vicar of Dibley: The Easter Bunny (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Owen.
I'm Alan Partridge: Watership Alan (1997) (TV Episode)
Episode name "Watership Alan" spoofs the name of this movie (every episode name of this show spoofs a movie name)
All the Little Animals (1998)
When Mr. Summers picks up the dead rabbit
I'm Alan Partridge: Never Say Alan Again (2002) (TV Episode)
After playing "Bright Eyes", Alan says "That was moving rabbit classic "Bright Eyes"" which is a reference to the famous moving scene using this song in this film.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Talked about
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
Gromit turns on the radio briefly and "Bright Eyes" is playing.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Black Cauldron (2009) (TV Episode)
Poster shown while the Film Buff discusses animated movies of the 1980s
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Alice in Wonderland/Stolen/Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen compares the trailer for "Legend of the Guardians" to this movie
Me and Mrs Jones: Episode #1.3 (2012) (TV Episode)
Billy refers to the film.
The Dirties (2013)
DVD is shown in Matt's room.
Raised by Wolves: Little Orphan Mannie (2015) (TV Episode)
Grampy and the kids watch it on DVD.
Nostalgia Critic: Labyrinth (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned among dark '80s movies for kids.
Cash Trapped: Episode #1.8 (2016) (TV Episode)
Correct answer.
Nostalgia Critic: Does PG Mean Anything Anymore? (2016) (TV Episode)
a dark, violent PG-rated movie
Spidarlings (2016)
Matilda blames Watership Down for a childhood trauma.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.16 (2017) (TV Episode)
Correct answer.

Featured in 

Donnie Darko (2001)
Donnie's English class watches this, and topics are discussed.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #35.9 (2006) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgia Critics I Will Never Do (2011) (TV Episode)
Takes #11 on list of films The Critic will not review
MarzGurl Reviews: Watership Down (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofed in 

Capt. Linger: Water! Ship! Down! (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Superjail!: Time Police: Part 2 (2008) (TV Episode)
The Legend of "War-denn" is based on the legend of El-ahrairah from Watership Down

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