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Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984) Poster

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Version of 

Studio One in Hollywood: 1984 (1953) (TV Episode)
1984 (1956)
1984 (2009) (Video)

References 

Referenced in 

Are You Being Served?: Big Brother (1974) (TV Episode)
The Plot is that Mr. Rumbold gets security cameras and watches everyone in the department and Mr. Peacock references George Orwell at the end.
Remington Steele: Cast in Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
Poster hanging on the wall of Mann's Chinese Theater.
Brazil (1985)
The Transformers: Kremzeek! (1985) (TV Episode)
A Character says 'Choco rations down two grams, doubleplus ungood'
The Fly (1986)
Remote Control (1988)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Vanishing (1988)
Screwball Hotel (1988)
Upon entering a secret room full of video monitors and tapes one of the characters says, "It's like 1984 in here."
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
The wife, Julia, is named after the love interest in this film, and there are other references
Total Recall (1990)
Home and Away: Episode #1.886 (1991) (TV Episode)
Donald sets Year 11 the book
Star Trek: The Next Generation: Chain of Command: Part 2 (1992) (TV Episode)
When Madred interrogates Picard, it is very much like the interrogation of Winston, with specific references to 4 and 5.
Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000 (1994)
"Just like Big Brother warned you!"
Command & Conquer (1995) (Video Game)
Kane can be heard saying "He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the past." A slightly altered quote from 1984
Hackers (1995)
Command & Conquer: Red Alert (1996) (Video Game)
Gattaca (1997)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Overdrawn at the Memory Bank (1997) (TV Episode)
"Really Really Big Brother"
Sphere (1998)
Will & Grace: Big Brother Is Coming: Part 1 (1999) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Will & Grace: Big Brother Is Coming: Part 2 (1999) (TV Episode)
mentions it
The Matrix (1999)
Chameleon 3: Dark Angel (2000) (TV Movie)
Antitrust (2001)
Metropolis (2001)
The 1984 "Victory" logo appears on a public monitor.
The Mangler 2 (2002) (Video)
Futurama: Future Stock (2002) (TV Episode)
The "PlanEx" commercial is a parody of an Apple Mac commercial, directed by Ridley Scott in 1984, and directly references "Nineteen Eighty-Four" by George Orwell.
Fabled (2002)
Cypher (2002)
Equilibrium (2002)
Father speaking from huge screens to the people
The Real Room 101 (2003) (TV Movie)
The poster is shown
Stephen King's Dead Zone: Total Awareness (2004) (TV Episode)
Johnny: "Hold on a minute. You've got total access to my home security cameras, but I'm not allowed to know how? Seems very 1984, doesn't it?"
Half-Life 2 (2004) (Video Game)
The living quarters are similar to the victory mansions where Winston lives, and there are small hovering cameras that are used for watching residents in these apartments. A torture room named "Room 101" is also seen at the beginning of the game. Also, citizens are forced to wear blue denim overalls, just like in Nineteen Eighty Four
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
The drawing on Dwayne's T-shirt is the face of Big Brother
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
The "Big Brother" face that appears on monitors in 1984 is seen on one of Warlock's monitors in the early part of his big scene
Smallville: Hero (2008) (TV Episode)
In a conversation with Pete, Chloe refers to Lex as "Big Brother".
Iron Maiden and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal (2008) (Video)
"Big Brother", by Samson, is sung over clip.
Picture This (2008) (Video)
Mandy and her friends read this book and there are various refrences to it like her dad being like Big Brother.
Comedy Connections: Rab C. Nesbitt (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
90210: Hollywood Forever (2008) (TV Episode)
Book and movie mentioned in class
Cyprien (2009)
Poster visible at Godzilla Internet Café
Bad Movie Beatdown: Equilibrium (2009) (TV Episode)
title reference
Smallville: Conspiracy (2010) (TV Episode)
Oliver: Welcome to 1984: The Sullivan Edition
Smallville: Hostage (2010) (TV Episode)
Chloe refers to herself as Big Sister.
Greek: Home Coming and Going (2011) (TV Episode)
Rusty puts "big brother is watching me" on his pledge's t-shirt
Midnight Screenings: Priest/Bridesmaids (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of the films "Priest" supposedly is a rip off of.
Divergent (2014)
Sociatly being divided into separate groups following the aftermath of World War III
Doctor Whosical (2014)
The Doctor references the book and George Orwell, while looking at a poster that is in the same style as the Big Brother posters from the film version.

Featured in 

Watchmen (2009)
featured on Veidt's monitors
Fry's Planet Word: The Power and the Glory (2011) (TV Episode)
Some scenes are shown
At the Movies: Songwriter/Nineteen Eighty-Four/Witness/Mrs. Soffel (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for the review. Thumbs down from Siskel; thumbs up from Ebert.

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: To Surveil, with Love (2010) (TV Episode)
The whole episode is a parody.

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