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Excalibur (1981) Poster

(1981)

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Version of 

Camelot (1967)
Camelot (1982) (TV Movie)
Arthur the King (1985) (TV Movie)
First Knight (1995)
King Arthur (2004)

Edited into 

References 

The Seventh Seal (1957)
As noted by John Boorman, the scene where Sir Percevel approached the dead and dessicated knight during the Grail Quest is a reference to this movie.
Zardoz (1974)

Referenced in 

Death Wish II (1982)
Movie shown on marquee.
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984)
The armors in this movie are designed to resemble those seen in Excalibur (1981).
The Initiation (1984)
Parallel between agony and ecstasy scene is referenced.
Iron Warrior (1987)
Scenes of this movie copy the "freezing of Merlin" scene from Excalibur.
Willow (1988)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Catalina Caper (1990) (TV Episode)
Crow: He'll cast us in Excalibur.
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Clerks. (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Prehysteria! 3 (1995) (Video)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Spawn (1997)
In the Spawn animated series, Cogliostro mentions that he has had many names, one of which was Merlin. Nicol Williamson (who plays Cogliostro in the film) played Merlin in 1981's Excalibur.
Merlin (1998) (TV Mini-Series)
Sacrifice (2000) (Video Game)
The magic words spoken by wizards during spellcasting include parts of Merlin's Charm of Making.
V.I.P.: ExValibur (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Blade II (2002)
Marquee seen
Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
Like Arthur and Mordred, Picard impales Shinzon with a pole and he pulls himself toward Picard on it.
Throg (2004)
spoofs Lady of the Lake sequences
Guardian of the Realm (2004)
The chrome skull cap and gauntlet worn by the Cult Leader in the beginning of the film were one of several worn by Nicol Williamson as Merlin in 'Excalibur'
The Sasquatch Gang (2006)
Mentioned by the guys
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode II (2007) (TV Episode)
Mordred appears among the villains.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.129 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "The Wizard"
Beyond the Grave (2010)
The samurai's sword eerie movement before hitting the pillar was made to resemble King Arthur's sword before it was taken by the Lady of the Lake.
iCarly: iStart a Fan War (2010) (TV Episode)
The chant used by Aspartamay is the Charm of Making used by Merlin and Morgana in Excalibur.
Special Collector's Edition: Supercop (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of Blu-ray releases of February/March
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Celebrity Naked Ambition (2011) (TV Movie)
Talked about
The Big Bang Theory: The Russian Rocket Reaction (2011) (TV Episode)
Leonard and Sheldon want to buy a replica prop from the show.
Phineas and Ferb: Excaliferb! (2012) (TV Episode)
Title and character names referenced, Candace becoming Candevere (after Guenevere), Ferb becoming Ferbalot (after Lancelot), and Perry becomes Parable (a syllabic imitation of Percival). There's also a Lady of the Lake along with its spoof The Lady of the Puddle.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.9 (2012) (TV Episode)
Liam Neeson talks about Helen Mirren teaching him to drive while they were dating during the making of the film
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
All Night Gaming (2014)
Poster in the internet cafe.
Particka: Episode #7.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Richard mentioned it.

Featured in 

Darkon (2006)
The stay at home dad is shown watching this movie on television.
Maltin on Movies: Medieval Special 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips featured during In Memoriam segment.
The EE British Academy Film Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Clip shown.

Spoofed in 

Xcalibur, the Lords of Sex (2007) (Video)
Adult parody.
Xcalibur: The Lords of Sex 2 (2007) (Video)
Adult parody.
Xcalibur: The Lords of Sex 3 (2007) (Video)
Adult parody.
Kummeli V (2014)
A sequel to Excalibur is being made in the movie.

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