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The Black Hole (1979) Poster

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Remade as 

References 

Fantasia (1940)
The end sequence is inspired by the "Night on Bald Mountain/Ave Maria" sequence

Referenced in 

Charade (1984) (Short)
Freakazoid!: Relax-O-Vision/Fatman and Boy Blubber/Limbo Lock-Up/Terror Palace (1995) (TV Episode)
Fanboy tells Freakazoid that this movie was regarded as the Disney company's Hindenburg.
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
On theater marquee.
Event Horizon (1997)
Toy Story 2 (1999)
The Making of 'Tron' (2002) (Video)
Treasure Planet (2002)
(Giant boulder in supernova sequence)
The Incredibles (2004)
Syndrome's robot features spinning "claws" that are a visual and functional match for those on the Maximilian robot.
Leroy & Stitch (2006) (Video)
Dr. Hämsterviel says he is sending Jumba, Pleakley, and Stitch to coordinates 12-21-979, which is the release date of The Black Hole (12/21/1979)
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "Homestarloween Party", the robot that appears in the story resembles Maximillian
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode II (2007) (TV Episode)
V.I.N.CENT. flees into Castle Sunshine.
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode III (2007) (TV Episode)
V.I.N.CENT.'s on the battlefield.
Epic Mickey (2010) (Video Game)
Robots from the movie are breakable items in the Tomorrow City levels
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Poster seen.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
a poster for the film is seen in Gene's office
The Simpsons: Tapped Out (2012) (Video Game)
The quest line "The Black Hole" is a reference to the movie name.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIII (2012) (TV Episode)
DVD seen
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (2012) (Video Game)
One of the Blotworx enemies has the head of VINCENT
Toy Hunter: Buck Rodgers Bet (2013) (TV Episode)
Jordan buys some toys that are based on the movie.
Hamlet A.D.D. (2014)
referenced near the end of the film

Featured in 

Major Effects (1979) (TV Movie)
It was displaying its visual effects
SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (TV Movie)
scenes are featured in this special effects special
Sneak Previews: Invasion of the Outer Space Movies (1980) (TV Episode)
Ebert calls the movie a disappointing Star Wars follow-up
Splash (1984)
One of the department store TV's is showing it.
The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (1985) (Video)
An excerpt is shown
Nova: Monster of the Milky Way (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in documentary.

Spoofed in 

Futurama: A Flight to Remember (1999) (TV Episode)
Titanic trapped on the edge of a black hole and being sucked in.
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
Doris the bowler hat attacks with rotating blades in exactly the same manner that Maximillian did in The Black Hole
Space Chimps (2008)
Exiting the wormhole returning to Earth: similar to exiting the Black Hole in that movie
Robot Chicken: We Are a Humble Factory (2009) (TV Episode)
An infomercial for this movie

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