Spies Like Us (1985)
Emmett says, "Heigh-ho Silver, away!"
Is the subject of a trivia question in the final scene.
Both are comedies about the Cold War, nuclear warfare and feature scheming US Generals wanting to wipe out Russia.
Doctor Zhivago poster hangs in the Tadjikistani traffic police and gets shot up.
Soldiers at the training camp chant "hut hut hut" in the same way the SWAT team does in this. Also features characters named Sline and La Fong.
When told he has 30 seconds to give an answer, Fitz-Hume jokes "You're not gonna start humming the theme of Jeopardy are you?".
Title seen on movie theater marquee.
Chevy Chase mentions that Dan Aykroyd was recognized more often than he was during the making of the movie
Video case is shown in a video store.
Tom: "Spies Like Us"
In one scene, The Mole asks Stan if he has the "buttfor". Stan asks, "What's a buttfor?" The Mole replies, "For pooping, silly." This is similar to a scene in "Spies Like Us" where Chevy Chase's character asks Dan Aykroyd's character, "Did you hear that?" Aykroyd replies, "Yeah, it's a dickfir." Chase asks, "What's a dickfir?" Aykroyd says, "To pee with."
Kermit and Pepe are posing as doctors.
When Randal attempts open heart surgery on a man, the man wakes up and screams when Randal touches him with the scalpel. Afterwards, Dante and Randal walk nonchalantly away from the hospital, then start running.
During the first introductions on the arctic base, there is conversation that includes "Doctor, Doctor, Doctor," and so on. This is a direct reference to the scene in Spies Like Us, where the exact same dialogue is uttered.
During the scene when Fez dreams about being operated on by Kelso, Eric and Hyde, the three of them shake hands and all say "Doctor" to each other over and over again.
Spy's achievment "Spies Like Us"
Reference to the "GLG-20" bug.
The scene in which Leonard, Howard, Raj, and Dr. Gablehauser greet each other as "doctor" echoes a similar scene in "Spies Like Us."
A mission on the movie lot is called "Spies like us"
Episode quotes the "Doctor, doctor" scene from this movie
poster outside theater
Shawn says that "Gus recently saw half of 'Spies Like Us.'"
"I think it's a good thing they remade Spies Like Us with cars."
Mentioned in dialogue.
Mike says "Doctor, Doctor" following a round of introductions, prompting Harvey to reply with: "Chevy. Nice."
One of the many films the Djinn quotes.
Bumblebee plays an audio clip from this movie
Fitz-Hume watches this on his computer monitor at work, Ronald Reagan appears in the scene he's watching and is even listed in the end credits (as The President of the United States).
Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd introduce a clip from their movie
Movie was presented.
Featured in the closing montage.
It's discussed in the 1985 episode.
Chuck and Sarah find this movie as they are channel surfing.
Ray Harryhausen makes a cameo in this film. Clip shown.
The main plot of the episode is a homage to this film and features guest stars Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase as themselves.
Pulling the coke bottle opens up the secret base 9
When Chuck first descends into Castle, he is jumped by three ninjas. Rye explains he did that "so I know what I'm working with." This is an homage to Spies Like Us when Millbarge and Fitz-Hume begin CIA training.