Year of the Dragon (1985) Poster


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Referenced in 

Speaking Parts (1989)
VHS box seen on shelf at Eddie's Video Store.
Seinfeld: The Smelly Car (1993) (TV Episode)
on shelf in video store
Spice Girls: Too Much (1997) (Video)
Melanie C is shown in a Chinatown, dressed in a red cheongsam and black pants with her hair in a long ponytail with red streaks.
Rushmore (1998)
L'envol (2000)
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Cimino's chaotic influence is all over the Showdown at the Blue Leaves. Totally reminiscent of the Chinese restaraunt shoot-out from Year of the Dragon, one of Tarantino's favorite films.
At the Movies: Summer Special 2008/09 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in a review of The Wrestler as another movie in which Mickey Rourke has appeared.
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mickey Rourke as one of the three hardest movies he has ever done when an interview with him is shown in a montage of interviews.
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Calles de fuego (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD mentioned
Django Unchained (2012)
The shots and positon of Django firing at Candie's men while protecting Broomhilda echo White protecting Tracy during the restaurant shootout in Michael Cimino's film.
The Reviewers (2013) (Short)
Poster seen in Dyson's office.
The Cinema Snob: Heaven's Gate: Part 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
a Cimino film JMickey Rourke went on to star in
The First Lecktor: An Interview with Brian Cox (2016) (Video)
Brian Cox mentions this film was why Manhunter was not called Red Dragon

Featured in 

Slaying the Dragon (1988) (TV Movie)
The Slanted Screen (2006)

Spoofed in 

The Year of the Sex Dragon (1986) (Video)
Video's title is a takeoff on the mainstream film's title from a year earlier.

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