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Breakin' (1984) Poster

(1984)

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References 

West Side Story (1961)
Wall poster on James' office
Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)
at the end of the movie, it says the sequel will be "Electric Boogaloo"

Referenced in 

Exterminator 2 (1984)
Breakdancing is performed in some scenes.
Mismatched Couples (1985)
Several breakdancing techniques in "Mismatched Couples" were inspired by those in "Breakin'". Also, the scenes where the crowd are watching breakdancing at the pier, Eddie teaching Anna some breakdancing moves in her mansion as well as the breakdance showdown between Eddie and Kenny are reminiscent to the breakdancing scene at the beach, Ozone and Turbo teaching Kelly on how to breakdance, and the final breakdance scenes between the two crews respectively.
Bad Girls Dormitory (1986)
A poster is displayed in front of a theater.
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)
Poster is shown in a video store ("Breakdance").
Remote Control (1988)
Video case is shown in a video store.
House Party (1990)
mentioned by one of the characters
Troll 2 (1990)
Kelly's costumes and some music are alluded to.
The Roseanne Show: Episode #1.26 (1998) (TV Episode)
Ice-T talks about the film.
The Brothers (2001)
Eminem: Behind the Mask (2001) (Video)
Eminem mentions this film.
Eminem AKA (2004) (Video)
Title mentioned
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 "3 Times Halloween Funjob", Strong Bad's Halloween costume is of Ozone
Dead Teenagers (2007) (Video)
Poster seen in movie theater lobby.
Against the Dark (2009) (Video)
on movie marquee
Community: Comparative Religion (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeff calls Mike's gang "the cast of Breakin'".
Best of the Worst: The New Gladiators, Exterminator 2, and Aftermath (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay and Josh allude to it.
The Cinema Snob: The Apple (2014) (TV Episode)
also produced by Cannon

Featured in 

It's Black Entertainment (2002) (TV Special)

Spoofed in 

Chappelle's Show: Episode #1.7 (2003) (TV Episode)
Dave recreates the broom dance scene
It's Fun to Help Poor People, Franny Canada (2005) (Short)
Spoofs severeal sequences directly
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
When Justin comes out of coma,he dances with a broom as did Turbo in Breakin

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