Taps (1981) Poster



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Referenced in 

Fame: Street Kid (1982) (TV Episode)
Title visible on movie marquee
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
Home Improvement: Taps (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is displayed on a magazine cover.
Lions for Lambs (2007)
Photo of Tom cruise supposedly as West pointer is actually from the military academy in "Taps.'
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 3 (2007) (Video)
In "Teen Girl Squad Issue 13", when The Ugly One presses the TV remote repeatedly, the word "t.a.p.s." is displayed, referring to this movie's DVD release as "*T*A*P*S*"
Special Collector's Edition: ¡Hasta nunca, Doctor! (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD & Blu-Ray releases of April/May
The Graham Norton Show: Tom Cruise/Emily Blunt/Charlize Theron/Seth MacFarlane/Coldplay (2014) (TV Episode)
Tom Cruise talks about working on this movie


Star Trek: Spock's Brain (1968) (TV Episode)
watching television in break room
M*A*S*H (1972) (TV Series)

Featured in 

The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shrek Forever After/Survival of the Dead/Holy Rollers (2010) (TV Episode)
Queen Latifah's #4 Favorite Film
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.16 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown during the "Hot & Now" segment

Spoofed in 

Mission: Improbable (2000) (TV Short)
The Simpsons: Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts (2011) (TV Episode)
Milhouse says "It's beautiful, man!" after he throws the copy machine out of the window.

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