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TRON (1982) Poster

(1982)

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Followed by 

TRON 2.0 (2003) (Video Game)
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Tron: Evolution (2010) (Video Game)
Tron: The Next Day (2011) (Short)
TRON: Uprising (2012) (TV Series)

Edited into 

The Making of 'Tron' (2002) (Video)

Spin-off 

Tron (1982) (Video Game)
TRON: Deadly Disks (1982) (Video Game)
Video game based on movie.
Discs of Tron (1983) (Video Game)
Arcade game based on movie.
TRON Solar Sailer (1983) (Video Game)
Video game based on movie.

References 

The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
The phrase "Gort Klaatu Barada Nikto" is posted on Alan's cubicle wall.
Ben-Hur (1959)
Spartacus (1960)
The Bullwinkle Show (1961) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Koyaanisqatsi (1982)
The King of Comedy (1982)
Marquee of Tron visible in Times Square.
Mr. Love (1985)
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Full Mental Jacket (1991) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Badge
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Being from Another Planet (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Looks like 'TRON.'"
House of Cards (1993)
When Kathleen Turner's character shows her son the virtual reality helmet, he mentions "Tron."
Hocus Pocus (1993)
At the party at town hall, one of the party-goers is wearing a Tron costume
Live from Washington D.C.: They Shoot HBO Specials, Don't They? (1994) (TV Special)
mentioned by Dennis
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror VI (1995) (TV Episode)
The appearence of the 3D world and the conversation that starts "Did anyone ever see that movie Tron?"
Freakazoid!: Relax-O-Vision/Fatman and Boy Blubber/Limbo Lock-Up/Terror Palace (1995) (TV Episode)
Fanboy compares the cyber world he's in to the cyber world in Tron.
Virtual Oz (1996) (Video)
Dexter's Laboratory: Star Spangled Sidekicks/The Justice Friends: TV Super Pals/Game Over (1996) (TV Episode)
In "Game Over," Dexter gets zapped into and participates in a "TRON"-like video game.
The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #2.4 (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Adam.
Gex 64: Enter the Gecko (1998) (Video Game)
Gex's catchphrase: Boys, Tron didn't work once...it's not going to work twice!
Family Guy: A Hero Sits Next Door (1999) (TV Episode)
Peter thinks to himself "What was the name of the bad guy from Tron? God that's gonna drive me nuts"
South Park: Jewbilee (1999) (TV Episode)
The Jews summon Moses and he is exactly the same as the villain from this movie in appearence and voice.
Spaced: Battles (1999) (TV Episode)
Tim has a Tron poster in his room.
Spaced: Chaos (1999) (TV Episode)
Tim has a poster of the movie.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
When Buzz walks through a dark hallway in the beginning, his space suit shows the glowing effect that was seen throughout this movie.
South Park: The Tooth Fairy's Tats 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
The villain from Tron appears in this episode's opening sequence.
South Park: Quintuplets 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
The villain appears in this episode's opening sequence.
CyberWorld (2000) (Short)
The Fairly OddParents: The Big Problem!/Power Mad! (2001) (TV Episode)
The outfits that characters wear in the video game world is based on the costumes from Tron.
South Park: Super Best Friends (2001) (TV Episode)
Moses features in this episode, he is the villain from this movie.
Home Movies: Law and Boarder (2001) (TV Episode)
Brendon mentions it in dialogue
House of Mouse: Max's New Car (2001) (TV Episode)
Two light cycles are featured in the background in the parking lot
Fubar (2002)
Troy's nickname is Tron.
Saturday Night Live: Ian McKellen/Kylie Minogue (2002) (TV Episode)
Kevin and Richie announce a Tron Opera at the end of Kevin and Richie's Comic Book Zone
Retarded Animal Babies (2003) (Video)
"Tron-like car"
Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' (2003) (Video)
Mention once
Strongbad_email.exe (2004) (Video)
In "Invisibility", the Tandy 400's last displayed words, while in the trash can, are "end of line", which is a phrase used by the Master Control Program to end a conversation with its minions
Darwinia (2005) (Video Game)
The polymesh landscaping and recognizers were both paid extensive homage to in the game.
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: The Bad News Ghouls/House of No Tomorrow (2005) (TV Episode)
The evil main computer is called "Master Control"
Duck Hunted (2005) (Short)
The main character is "digitized" into the electronic world in a similar way as in the movie Tron
Kingdom Hearts II (2005) (Video Game)
Features Commander Sark and a world based on this movie
Squidbillies: Swayze Crazy (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "Homestarloween Party", the Poopsmith's Halloween costume is of the title character.
We Are the Strange (2007)
Rain walks through a Hallway that resembles the texture of the Tron world.
Blades of Glory (2007)
The skaters wear "Tron" costumes in the big finale.
Kingdom Hearts II: Final Mix+ (2007) (Video Game)
Features a world based on this film
Sam and Max: Reality 2.0 (2007) (Video Game)
One of the C.O.P.S. computers says "end of line".
2007 MTV Movie Awards (2007) (TV Movie)
cars from Tron used to present Best Performance award
Destination Truth: Mamlambo/Tokoloshe (2007) (TV Episode)
A young South African boy is seen wearing a shirt featuring a baby in an outfit similar to the suits seen in Tron.
Chuck: Pilot (2007) (TV Episode)
Chuck has a onesheet for it in his room
Screenwipe: Episode #4.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
A news studio is compared to a set from this film.
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode II (2007) (TV Episode)
Characters dressed as the virtual people in this movie appear.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Sandworm (2007) (TV Episode)
poster in Chuck's bedroom
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode III (2007) (TV Episode)
A guard from Tron is in Imaginationland.
Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007) (Video)
Mentioned once.
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Smother (2007)
myrons holloween costume
South Park: Kyle Sucks Cartman's Balls - The Trilogy (2008) (Video)
The "Blue" Guy is in Imaginationland.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Double Vision: Part 1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Tron used as an example that a lot of names in the 80s had tron in them.
South Park: Canada on Strike (2008) (TV Episode)
Tron guy is seen
The Big Bang Theory: The Pork Chop Indeterminacy (2008) (TV Episode)
Sheldon wears a t-shirt depicting a light cycle
JCVD (2008)
DVD cover seen
The Works: Sneakers (2008) (TV Episode)
"Ideally, I'm thinking TRON."
The Big Bang Theory: The Cooper-Nowitzki Theorem (2008) (TV Episode)
Sheldon wears a "TRON" t-shirt.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Sensei (2008) (TV Episode)
Frequent references to Chuck and Morgan having the Tron poster since they were twelve are especially pointed as Bruce Boxleitner who played Tron first appears in this episode as Dr. Woody Woodcomb (Devon's father)
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Beefcake (2009) (TV Episode)
Morgan says that, like Chuck, he has a "TRON" poster in his room.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Lethal Weapon (2009) (TV Episode)
Characters discuss the Tron poster in Chuck's bedroom.
Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
An attendee to the UFO convention is prominently shown wearing a Tron Costume.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Colonel (2009) (TV Episode)
Chuck's dad signals him by advertising a midnight screening of "TRON" on a theater marquee.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Wolverine/Ghosts of Girlfriends Past/Battle for Terra (2009) (TV Episode)
In Brett's Warehouse there is a box that says 'Tron Discs'
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
When the pulse cannon is fired at the undersea base, it makes the "de-rezz" sound when it hits the SHARCs
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Ugly Truth/G-Force/Orphan (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says "TRON: Legacy" is for all you lovers of "TRON."
Tosh.0: Tron Guy (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue, and Tosh takes Tron Guy into the digital world
Tosh.0: Ladder Fail Guy (2009) (TV Episode)
Tron Guy and Tosh are shown dressed as characters from the film
Smallville: Pandora (2009) (TV Episode)
Chloe: Take that Master Control.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.69 (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in a multiple-choice question Jay asks Jeff Bridges
Dollhouse: Getting Closer (2010) (TV Episode)
Topher says the information could come from Tron because of the way people are dressed.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Three Words (2010) (TV Episode)
Chuck has a Tron poster in his bedroom.
30 Rock: Black Light Attack! (2010) (TV Episode)
Titles and characters mentioned by Lemon while under black light
Muchachada nui: Episode #4.2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced by character in segment "Luis Cobos presenta Muchachada NuĂ­"
Archer: Diversity Hire (2010) (TV Episode)
When Sterling asks Pam to 'un-bounce' his HR complaint, she says "Who do you think I am, Tron?"
South Park: 200 (2010) (TV Episode)
Moses is based on the villain from this film.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.185 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Movie Tag Lines"
Sons of Tucson: Father's Day (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ron.
Watchman Video Broadcast: What Is the Singularity? (2010) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions that he recently rewatched TRON.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Anniversary (2010) (TV Episode)
The TRON poster is not only visible in Chuck's grownup room but also in the opening scene in his child's room.
Parenthood: No Good Deed (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Crosby
Hollywood's Top Ten: Computer Age Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Epic Mickey (2010) (Video Game)
The Petetronic is dressed as Sark during your fight with it and the battlefield resembles the computer world of the movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.51 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jeff Bridges mentions that he was in the film 28 years ago
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.59 (2010) (TV Episode)
Garrett Hedlund says he saw the film when he was 18 years old
Bum Reviews: Tron Legacy (2010) (TV Episode)
referenced when discussing the sequel
The Nostalgia Critic: The First Couple: TMNT (2010) (TV Episode)
"Why do they look like Vanilla Ice if they just got out of TRON?"
80's Dan: Automan (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned numerous times as being similar to "Automan."
Saturday Night Live: Miley Cyrus/The Strokes (2011) (TV Episode)
In the "Our Time!" segment, Taboo (Andy Samberg) references the Black Eyed Peas' "Tron outfits" at the Super Bowl XLV halftime show.
The Cleveland Show: The Way the Cookie Crumbles (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Cleveland
Special Collector's Edition: ¡Hasta nunca, Doctor! (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD & Blu-Ray releases of April/May
The Cinema Snob: Oversexed Rugsuckers from Mars (2011) (TV Episode)
Cinema Bum is wearing a Tron shirt
Mad: Pooh Grit/Not-a-Fan-a-Montana (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in "Pooh Grit"
Mad: Fast Hive/Minute to Flynn It (2011) (TV Episode)
The Light Cycles appear in the Minute to Flynn It skit.
Community: Advanced Gay (2011) (TV Episode)
Abed looks at Dean Pelton's costume and asks him, "TRON?"
Saints Row: The Third (2011) (Video Game)
Being beamed into a virtual reality world.
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: May the Best Pet Win! (2011) (TV Episode)
When Dash takes off near the ground, she leaves behind two flaming trails of rainbow fire and also weaves through her potential pets in the style of a lightcycle.
Legendary Odyssey (2011) (Short)
Sticky note on TV reads "Flynn Lives".
Hagan Reviews: Intermedio (2012) (TV Episode)
Hagan says the ghost looks like he's wearing a Tron outfit.
Once Upon a Time: What Happened to Frederick (2012) (TV Episode)
Evil Queen/Regina Mills gives Henry "Space Paranoids", a fictional video game created by Kevin Flynn in Tron (1982), also released by The Walt Disney Company
Winter & Construction: Trent Trendsetter at the Chicago Comic Con (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in conversation
Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (2012) (Video Game)
Open reference in Jiminy's Journal
DVD-R Hell: Animalympics (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as having the same director from "Animalympics."
Contamination: A Convention Story (2012)
Mentioned in Interview
The Inbetweeners: Class Clown (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Neighbors: Things Just Got Real (2012) (TV Episode)
Marty refers to Larry, who's clad in a silver spacesuit, as TRON.
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
The end-game area for 'Hero Duty' (where Ralph gets the medal) is similar in design to the MPC near the end of the movie.
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (2012) (Video Game)
Petetronic re-appears. A Tron costume is available for Oswald
The Big Bang Theory: The Bakersfield Expedition (2013) (TV Episode)
Raj says that the ComicCon has a "'TRON'-themed dance party."
Once Upon a Time: Welcome to Storybrooke (2013) (TV Episode)
A bus bench has an advertisement for ENCOM, the corporation from Tron
Supernatural: Pac-Man Fever (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Clarisse Holds up her token in the style of Tron from the movie
Once Upon a Time: Save Henry (2013) (TV Episode)
Regina mentions Henry playing Space Paranoids, a game invented by Kevin Flynn in TRON
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Pontiac Bandit (2014) (TV Episode)
Doug has the film on LaserDisc.
King of the Nerds: In Search of a King (2014) (TV Episode)
Brian mentions this movie by name
King of the Nerds: Angry Nerds (2014) (TV Episode)
Brian and Curtis Armstrong both mention this movie by name

Features 

Sprint 2 (1976) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Space Wars (1977) (Video Game)
Game unit appears.
Atari Football (1978) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Atari Basketball (1979) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Tail Gunner (1979) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Pac-Man (1980) (Video Game)
Rally-X (1980) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Berzerk (1980) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Battlezone (1980) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Asteroids Deluxe (1981) (Video Game)
Game unit appears

Featured in 

Computers Are People, Too! (1982) (TV Movie)
Making the Most of the Micro: Moving Pictures (1983) (TV Episode)
excerpt shown
The Ice Pirates (1984)
Sound effects of the motorcycles are the same used for the light-cycles in Tron (1982).
The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (1985) (Video)
An excerpt is shown
The Making of 'Tron' (2002) (Video)
I Love the 80's 3-D: 1982 (2005) (TV Episode)
In the 1982 episode
The Pixar Story (2007)
30 seconds of the movie is shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Surrogates/Pandorum/Fame (2009) (TV Episode)
"Rotten Tomatoes Show Sports Network" segment
The Nostalgia Chick: Tron (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Brows Held High: We Are the Strange (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Special Collector's Edition: Perros de paja (2013) (TV Episode)
clip shown

Spoofed in 

Toy Story 2 (1999)
Family Guy: One If by Clam, Two If by Sea (2001) (TV Episode)
Peter replaces Jeff Bridges in a scene that spoofs Tron.
Zoolander (2001)
Zoolander's outfits - when getting brainwashed and in the catwalk finale.
Game Over (2004) (TV Series)
Robot Chicken: Metal Militia (2006) (TV Episode)
car dealership sells items from this movie that kill the owners
Spaceballs: The Animated Series: Grand Theft Starship (2008) (TV Episode)
The green gird; Vespa and Lone Star commandeer a tank in an attempt to escape.
South Park: You Have 0 Friends (2010) (TV Episode)
when Stan is sucked into his computer
The Venture Bros.: The Diving Bell vs. the Butterglider (2010) (TV Episode)
Billy and Pete's cycle and their cycle gear.
How It Should Have Ended: The TRON HISHE Rap (2010) (TV Episode)
Rap parody
The Groove Grid: The Lost TRON Theme Song (2010) (Video)
The purported "lost theme song" to the film.
Robot Chicken: Catch Me If You Kangaroo Jack (2011) (TV Episode)
The nerd enters the TRON computer system.
Mad: HOPS/Naru210 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Soul Tron" is a spoof of this movie.
Futurama: Law and Oracle (2011) (TV Episode)
A police-bike chase takes place on a Tron-like grid.
Robot Chicken: Butchered in Burbank (2012) (TV Episode)
parody skit

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