Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982) Poster


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Halloween (1978)
Halloween II (1981)

Followed by 

Halloween 5 (1989)


Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
several references; Santa Mira is the same name of the town in the orginal Body Snatchers movie.
Psycho (1960)
Checking the registry at the motel, and other lines of dialogue
Dance of the Vampires (1967)
The final scene between Dan and Ellie mirrors the finale of "Dance of the Vampires."

Referenced in 

Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
The film is advertised on a cinema marquee.
Knight Rider: Halloween Knight (1984) (TV Episode)
Norman Baines is seen at the foundation halloween party wearing a Pumkin Mask with a Silver Shamrock Chip.
Psychos in Love (1987)
Joe and Kate rent this film in a video store.
Remote Control (1988)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Fear in the Dark (1991) (TV Movie)
Poster art for this is shown
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
The name of Mrs. Blankenship is a reference to Halloween III: Season of the Witch, in which Ellie says her father had an appointment with Minnie Blankenship.
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998)
The second Halloween film to be set primarily in California.
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000) (Video)
The jack-o-lantern mask that is pulled off the killer at the end is similar to those in Halloween III: Season of the Witch.
Penny Dreadful (2005) (Short)
the silver shamrock jingle can be heard the backgorund of the kitchen scene
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
Film artwork is shown in a newspaper article.
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
Documentary subject.
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Nostalgia Critic: The 100th Episode: Battlefield Earth (2010) (TV Episode)
"It has as much to do with Scientology as Halloween III does with Halloween I and II."
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
The Cinema Snob: New Year's Evil (2011) (TV Episode)
"Boy, are they going to be embarrassed when they hear he was only calling to get the Silver Shamrock commercials off the air."
The Hunt for the House on Cuckoo Lane (2011) (Short)
VHS artwork shown
This Changed Earth (2011) (Video)
VHS artwork shown
Livide (2011)
As Ben struggles to start the car, 3 children in rubber masks appear. The masks they wear are the Pumpkin, Skull and Witch designs sold by the Silver Shamrock company. William quietly sings the Silver Shamrock jingle to himself as they approach.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween (2011) (TV Episode)
recalls the scene in the bar where Chaliss sees a TV ad for the original Halloween.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Scream Queens (2011) (TV Episode)
Lynda mentions this Halloween sequel
Phelous & the Movies: Phalloween Resurrectlous (2011) (TV Episode)
Phelous calls it an awesome sequel, and later recites the Silver Shamrock jingle.
The Cinema Snob: The Corpse Grinders (2011) (TV Episode)
"...and what's in the Silver Shamrock masks."
Board James: Splat! (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD visible
Myers (2012) (Short)
Visit to Silver Shamrock factory.
The Cinema Snob: Hack-O-Lantern (2012) (TV Episode)
"Let's see, The Silver Shamrock theme's gotta be around here somewhere. How else will I know how many more days 'til Halloween?"
Phelous & the Movies: Phalloween 6: The Hairbrained Explanation of Michael Myers (2012) (TV Episode)
Phelous reveals that Michael and Jason's masks are Silver Shamrocks and sings a rendition of the commercial jingle.
The Cinema Snob: Son of Sleepaway Camp (2012) (TV Episode)
"Oh well, better take him to the medical lab at the Silver Shamrock factory."
Shameful Sequels: Jurassic Park III (2013) (TV Episode)
"or not including Michael Myers in a new Halloween movie..."
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Phelous & the Movies: Friday the 13th Part IX: Jason Goes on Vacation: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
mentions how Halloween fans were unhappy with the change, which is why they brought Mike back.
Board James: Dream Phone (2013) (TV Episode)
The DVD of this movie is seen behind Mike.
The Cinema Snob: Shock! Shock! Shock! (2013) (TV Episode)
"Apparently Conal Cochran's robots continued their reign..."
Dean of Darkness with Dean Cundey (2013) (Video)
mentioned once
DVD-R Hell: Pagan Invasion: Halloween, Trick or Treat? - Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad is wearing a T-shirt from this movie and the Shamrock Halloween Industries jingle plays during the end credits.
JonTron: Goosebumps: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen.
The Sassy One with Nancy Loomis (2013) (Video)
mentioned once
The Guest (2014)
During the school party scene, you can see images of a Jack-o-Lantern, a skull, and a witch together. In Halloween III, masks of these three same things are a crucial plot point
At All Cost (2014) (Video)
The motel where Adam & Brian goes to sleep is named "The Rose of Shannon", in reference to the motel which Dr. Challis & Ellie spend their nights
Midnight Screenings: The Fault in Our Stars/Edge of Tomorrow (2014) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions how the Blu-ray of this film makes the makeup visible on "everyone's" face.
Digging Up the Marrow (2014)
The VHS sits on a shelf in Adam Green's home.
The House on Cuckoo Lane (2014)
VHS artwork shown
The Cinema Snob: Devil Times Five (2014) (TV Episode)
"Now I know how this movie is going to end: a joke on the children."
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Night of the Creeps (2014) (TV Episode)
also starring Tom Atkins
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Buried Secrets (2014) (TV Episode)
Raph watches the "magic pumpkin" on TV.
The Cinema Snob: Halloween II (2014) (TV Episode)
"If I knew that's what the inside of a Silver Shamrock mask looked like, I wouldn't have put the damn thing on."
The Cinema Snob: Silent Night, Deadly Night IV: Initiation (2014) (TV Episode)
"So it's like Halloween III now? We're showing bits of the other movies?"
The Cinema Snob: Zombie (2015) (TV Episode)
"It's also psychically ripping off Halloween III!"
HALLOWEEN: The Rebirth of Michael Myers (2015) (Short)
Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #5-6 (2015) (TV Episode)
Linkara wears the pumpkin mask at one point
The Cinema Snob: Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (2015) (TV Episode)
"They're hacking away at Little Buddy's head from Part 3."
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Halloween Guilty Pleasures (2015) (TV Episode)
"It's like the Halloween III of its day."
Blackcatloner Reviews: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (2015) (TV Episode)
Movie is reviewed.
The Cinema Snob: Silent Night, Deadly Night V: The Toy Maker (2015) (TV Episode)
Snob refers to this movie as Halloween III: Part 2
Blackcatloner: It's a Deadpool, Breakfast Club, Fair Use Kind of Thing (2016) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner recalls a copyright problem he had in regards to his use of the Silver Shamrock jingle in his review of this movie.
Half in the Bag: 10 Cloverfield Lane and Me Him Her (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
The Cinema Snob: Captain America (2016) (TV Episode)
"But they found Conal Cochran's lair."
The Cinema Snob: The Burning Hell (2016) (TV Episode)
"He looks like if Matlock decided to sell Silver Shamrock masks."
The Cinema Snob: Trick or Treat (2016) (TV Episode)
"Across the country, Dr. Challis is also stopping stations from playing the Silver Shamrock commercial."
The Cinema Snob: Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (2016) (TV Episode)
"Thanks, Grandma Cochran. I've seen Halloween III. It's a much better movie than this."
Blackcatloner: Ghosts of Halloween Past (2016) (TV Episode)
"The other Halloween films with Michael Myers were boring as hell. Halloween 3's the only good one."
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.36 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue and correct response in "Halloween Entertainment" category


Halloween (1978)
clips of the movie are shown on a TV in a few scenes.

Featured in 

Coming Soon (1982) (Video)
main title
At the Movies: Stinkers of 1982 (1983) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. Roger Ebert's pick for one of the stinkers of 1982.
Svengoolie: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1998) (TV Episode)
This film is featured in this episode.
'Halloween' Unmasked 2000 (1999) (Video)
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
Clips are shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween (2007) (TV Episode)
The sequel is discussed and why it differs from the first two films
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Monster Madness 2007 Recap (2007) (TV Episode)
The mask ad from this movie was shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween 2 & 3 (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (2011) (TV Episode)
recaps the previous movie and calls it a good film
80's Dan: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (2011) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (2011) (TV Episode)
clip seen when discussing how Halloween 6 tries to address the origins of the holiday.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (2011) (TV Episode)
praises it for starting fresh with an original idea.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Halloween Remakes (2011) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Stand Alone: The Making of Halloween III (2012) (Video)
Clips shown
Horror's Hallowed Grounds: Halloween III (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
DVD-R Hell: Pagan Invasion: Halloween, Trick or Treat? - Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad is wearing a T-shirt from this movie and says that this movie revealed the true origins of Halloween.
The Cinema Snob: Halloween (2013) (TV Episode)
Conal Cochran's Halloween monologue is placed over the title, and Dr. Challis is made to watch the scene from Halloween while being held hostage.
The 50 Best Horror Movies You've Never Seen (2014) (TV Movie)
One of the featured films.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 New Halloween Classics (2014) (TV Episode)
takes #10
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Trick 'r Treat (2014) (TV Episode)
James says how this movie and the proposed anthology would better cover the holiday of Halloween
The Cinema Snob: Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (2015) (TV Episode)
references here and there, and Brad explains his reasoning for not reviewing it
Best of the Worst: Wheel of the Worst #12 (2016) (TV Episode)
Colin mentions it. Also, poster and footage of this movie are shown.

Spoofed in 

The Cinema Snob: Demented Death Farm Massacre (2009) (TV Episode)
Snob puts on a pumpkin mask, the Silver Shamrock jingle plays and the mask hurts him
The Comix Scrutinizer: Witch Doctor #0 (2013) (TV Episode)
Scrutinizer puts on a pumpkin mask, the Silver Shamrock jingle plays and the mask hurts him.
Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie (2014)
The scene of the Nerd being forced to play Eee-Tee is a spoof of the scene in Halloween III: Season of the Witch, when Challis is forced to watch Silver Shamrock

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