The climax at the final scene was inspired in part by High Noon (1952), in which an outnumbered man takes out his foes one by one, using his wits and ingenuity.
In both movies, a man is suffocated by grain.
Jay mentions that Harrison Ford was in the film
mentioned by Felix
film is mentioned
Amish barn raising mentioned.
It is said that Melanie and Joy act out the movie "Witness" in the Amish bar
Mentions the filming of the movie and its impact on the Amish community.
Shawn: I was wrong - this isn't "Witness" it's "The Village".
"Raising barns, witnessing murders"
Sara is planning on seeing the movie.
Julius buys Tonya a Danny Glover "Witness" play set
(said to Amish) "'Witness' sucks!"
Jenny and Puck dancing at the river visually references the barn scene.
Loretta says having to live on her aunt's farm would be like 'Witness' withouth Harrison Ford to rescue her.
title on videotape
Homer putting ice creams on Amish people just like what happened to Alex Godunov in the movie
Joel: "Jim Henson's 'Witness' Babies"
Tom: "It's 'Witness' all of a sudden."
Referenced in dialogue.
Mentioned during Actors on Film
Beverly realizes that she really is an alcoholic after her first AA meeting, and Roseanne asks her if this is going to be like the time she saw "Witness" and thought she was Amish.
clip of Harrison Ford beating someone up in Amish community
Steele provides production information for this movie.
A script comes across Maxwell's desk for a musical version of the movie.
Mentioned by Tom during the closing credits of "Laserblast."
Tom: "It's just like 'Witness.'"
The bad guys are defeated by a cascade of corn from a storage silo.
Dr. Drake mentions working on this film.
Title reference, both feature characters in the witness protection program, and the Amish.
Paul likens sex with Monica to "the barn-raising scene in Witness".
Title reference and plot similarities
referenced to by Willow and Xander in their movie quote trivia game at the beginning
Yakko: I'll handle him. I saw Witness twice.
Royal yells "I know you, asshole!" at Eli; this is a direct quote from 'Witness', in the film it is also yelled at Danny Glover, who is similarly featured in 'Tenenbaums'.
Title seen on theater marquee.
Video case is shown in a video store.
Promotional standee for "Witness" seen in a video store in the film
Standee is shown in a video store.
a clip is shown in a montage of Harrison Ford films
Ellen's #5 Best Harrsion Ford Line
Clip from film is used in this episode.
many clips shown
Clips are shown for the review. Two thumbs up.
Scene with Stewie and Jesus recreated from the part where John Book watches Rachel Lapp bathing.
the title and plot are spoofs of the film