Dune (1984) Poster



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Version of 

Dune (2000) (TV Mini-Series)

Edited into 

Destination Dune (1984) (TV Movie)
Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (2012)
scenes are taken from this film


Dune (1992) (Video Game)
Video game adaptation of the movie
Emperor: Battle for Dune (2002) (Video Game)
Based from the same novel, uses music from 1984 movie and similar costumes and sets


Hamlet (1948)
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
The opening shot is mirrored.
Eraserhead (1977)
Heavy Metal (1981)

Referenced in 

Punky Brewster: Play It Again, Punky (1985) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
The Making of... 'Lifeforce' (1985) (Video)
mentioned once
Solarbabies (1986)
The Hidden (1987)
In both movie Kyle MacLachlan's character faces a minor villain named De Vries.
Snatcher (1988) (Video Game)
The look of Randam Hajile is directly based on the character Feyd from Dune.
Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon (1989) (Video Game)
One of the postcards in Fester's World O' Wonders describes the planet Arrakis, its dust storms and sandworms.
Total Recall (1990)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sidehackers (1990) (TV Episode)
Servo: I WILL kill him!
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Jungle Goddess (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom: "I *will* kill you!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Catalina Caper (1990) (TV Episode)
Servo: (as Sting) I WILL kill him!
Jonathan Ross Presents for One Week Only: David Lynch (1990) (TV Movie)
An extended sequence is devoted to the production of Dune.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Rocket Attack U.S.A. (1990) (TV Episode)
Frank: "I *will* kill you!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Wild Rebels (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom: "I *will* kill him!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "In the movie 'Dune,' Sting did appear in tiny leather underpants, a little thong thing, and delivered the line, 'I *will* kill him!'."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cave Dwellers (1991) (TV Episode)
Servo: I will kill you!
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Time of the Apes (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Feyd Rautha): "You *will* kill me!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Star Force: Fugitive Alien 2 (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Arrakis, 'Dune'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Killer Shrews (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow "Tell me about your homeworld, Usal."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Against the Moon Men (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "This is like the scene in 'Dune.'"
Green Legend Ran (1992) (Video)
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Outlaw (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced throughout
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Samson vs. the Vampire Women (1995) (TV Episode)
Dr. Forrester: "I *will* kill you!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The She-Creature (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom: "I *will* kill him!"
Fallout: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1997) (Video Game)
The drugs that are used to augment the player's intellect are called mentats. This is the name of the alien race in Dune who use drugs to similarly use drugs to increase their intellectual capacity.
1st Annual Mystery Science Theater 3000 Summer Blockbuster Review (1997) (TV Short)
references this film in comparison to The Fifth Element
Dark City (1998)
The Making of 'Tremors' (1998) (Video)
mentioned twice
Antz (1998)
General Mandible speaking to the workers looks too much like Muad'Dib talking to his new people....And, the scene where Z is trying to climb up the Reebok shoes is similar to the one where Muad'Dib tames the worms...
The Mummy (1999)
Dogma (1999)
"Maybe his name is a killing word."
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999) (Video Game)
Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned (1999) (Video Game)
While joking about Wilkes' seismic thumper, Gabriel references Dune by asking if a giant sandworm will be summoned, and later saying that a giant sandworm is approaching.
The Alien Legacy (1999) (Video)
Syphon Filter 2 (2000) (Video Game)
The Cell (2000)
Beverly Hills Cop II: The Phenomenon Continues (2002) (Video)
Mentioned by Jürgen Prochnow.
Equilibrium (2002)
Kendo practice scene references shield practice in Dune
Mysteries of Love (2002) (Video)
The Uncanny Suspects (2003) (Video)
Koi... Mil Gaya (2003)
Dune main theme used when spaceship opens up in the end
Peep Show: Warring Factions (2003) (TV Episode)
Mark buys Dune on DVD.
QI: Alan (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stephen as an example of Alan Smithee
Conker: Live and Reloaded (2004) (Video Game)
Multiplayer level: Doon
World of Warcraft (2004) (Video Game)
A mission in Terrokar Forest involves calling up giant worms using a "Thumper"
Sweets to the Sweet: The Candyman Mythos (2004) (Video)
This film is referenced.
Tripping the Rift: Chode & Bobo's High School Reunion (2005) (TV Episode)
One character resembles The Baron from Dune
Hellsing Ultimate (2006) (TV Series)
Seras Victoria's signature weapon is called a Harkonnen, after the main villain from the film
Star Fox Command (2006) (Video Game)
There is a boss called the "Dune Worm" on Titania, referencing Frank Herbert's Dune series.
The Curse of Blanchard Hill (2006) (Video)
A character is named after Chani.
Hellsing Ultimate: Hellsing Ultimate, Vol. 3 (2007) (TV Episode)
Seras Victoria's signature weapon is called a Harkonnen, after the main villain from the film.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Sandworm (2007) (TV Episode)
Chuck has a onesheet for it in his room, and he and Morgan go as a sandworm to the Halloween party
Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007) (Video)
Mentioned once.
Sam and Max: What's New Beelzebub (2008) (Video Game)
After Sam remarks he thought these cartridges were buried in the desert, Max tells him the sandworms probably brought them here.
Corner Gas: The Accidental Cleanist (2008) (TV Episode)
When Hank is under the deck, Wanda tries to scare him by mentioning the sand monsters in Tremors and Dune
The Venture Bros.: Shadowman 9: In the Cradle of Destiny (2008) (TV Episode)
Twenty-four says, "maybe his name is a killing word."
Space Chimps (2008)
Dune sandworms' doppelgangers greet the chimps
Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009) (Video)
When the Wong family rides the sandworm on Mars like a commuter train
Family Guy: Not All Dogs Go to Heaven (2009) (TV Episode)
Patrick Stewart mention his role as Gurney Halleck
Good Eats: Feeling Punchy (2009) (TV Episode)
Alton Brown's "shipmate" quotes directly from the movie.
Nostalgia Critic: Warriors of Virtue (2009) (TV Episode)
"Meanwhile on the set of Dune..."
The Big Bang Theory: The Adhesive Duck Deficiency (2009) (TV Episode)
Raj finds it on the HBO East Coast feed
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Three Words (2010) (TV Episode)
Chuck has a Dune poster in his bedroom.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Nacho Sampler (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Casey
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Role Models (2010) (TV Episode)
When Morgan says to Casey, "Fear is the mind killer," he is repeating an often used line from Dune.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Tooth (2010) (TV Episode)
Morgan says, "Fear is the mindkiller."
The Venture Bros.: Operation P.R.O.M. (2010) (TV Episode)
Shore Leave refers to using a poison tooth.
Our Idiot Brother (2011)
Mentioned by name
Bum Reviews: Rango (2011) (TV Episode)
"Great, now we're ripping off Dune"
Anime Abandon: Bounty Dog (2011) (TV Episode)
"...and talks like he's in Dune."
The Nostalgia Chick: The Little Mermaid (2011) (TV Episode)
Roses mentions the Chick's review
Atop the Fourth Wall: Kamandi at Earth's End #1 (2011) (TV Episode)
"I think 'fear' is a Dune reference."
Special Collector's Edition: El soltero (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD mentioned
The Cinema Snob: The Gestapo's Last Orgy (2012) (TV Episode)
"She doesn't wanna co-star with you in Dune."
Forget About It: Star Wars (Sequels) (2012) (TV Episode)
A Dune poster is shown at one point
Saturday Morning Mystery (2012)
Chad declares at one point that "Fear is the mind killer." These words originate from the Dune movie and the Dune book.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 10 80's Cartoon Intros (2012) (TV Episode)
Poster shown when Hewy discusses '80s movies.
Futurama: 31st Century Fox (2012) (TV Episode)
A tailor tries to sell Fry a stillsuit.
Written by a Kid: Fire City (2012) (TV Episode)
Upon achieving immortality, Tychseria's eyes become blue within blue, the same side effect of the spice melange in Dune.
Impractical Jokers: Episode #1.6 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by one of the street interviewees.
The Nostalgia Chick: The Fellowship of the Ring (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned when discussing the sci-fi genre
Jodorowsky's Dune (2013)
The other Dune movie
Atop the Fourth Wall: Comic Book Quickies #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration."
Nostalgia Critic: Alice in Wonderland (2014) (TV Episode)
A prophecy of "a chosen one" is written for this movie
Naked and Afraid: Dunes of Despair (2014) (TV Episode)
Honora mentions the movie title while walking across the sand

Featured in 

At the Movies: Dune/Starman/Mass Appeal/Runaway (1984) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. Movie is reviewed.
Troldspejlet: Episode #35.11 (2006) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
featured in documentary
Atop the Fourth Wall: Air Raiders #1 (2009) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: Bimbos in Time #1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Linkara wishes he were watching this instead of reading this comic
Nostalgia Critic: The Flintstones Movie (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Jodorowsky's Dune (2013)
Clip shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: Cosmic Slam #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown

Spoofed in 

Galaxy High School: Beach Blanket Blow-Up (1986) (TV Episode)
Aimee goes on a dune slug ride on the beach
Space Quest 6: The Spinal Frontier (1995) (Video Game)
The scene where Roger is riding the tapeworm is a parody of Paul Atreides riding a sandworm.
Futurama (1999) (TV Series)
The gang turn up at the Wong Mars Ranch on the back of a Dune Worm in one episode.
Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie (2002)
The whale grabs Jonah in the same way as the worm does in Dune.
South Park: A History Channel Thanksgiving (2011) (TV Episode)
Miles Standish says, "He who controls the stuffing controls the universe."
Robot Chicken: Disemboweled by an Orphan (2012) (TV Episode)
parody skit
Robot Chicken: Stone Cold Steve Cold Stone (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit

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