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Critters (1986) Poster

(1986)

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Followed by 

Critters 2 (1988)
Critters 3 (1991)
Critters 4 (1992)
Critters: Bounty Hunter (2014) (Short)
Mandalay Bay (Short)

Edited into 

Critters 3 (1991)
Lifesavers: The Movie (2013) (Video)
source material

References 

The Outer Limits: The Zanti Misfits (1963) (TV Episode)
Alien prison warden named Zanti
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Tabloid sheet has a headline about Mr. Spock
The Howling (1981)
Forbidden World (1982)
movie poster hanging in Brads room seen at 17 minutes thirty seconds into the film.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
One of the critters comes across an E.T. doll, tries to communicate with it. It becomes frustrated with it and bites its head off. This is an in-joke to Dee Wallace Stone, who starred in the movie.
Ghostbusters (1984)
At the back of the polo short of Mr. Brown, there was a logo similar to the Ghostbuster's logo. It was a bowling pin designed like the Ghostbuster logo.
Gremlins (1984)
Evil little creatures.
Night Shadows (1984)
The film's poster (under the title "Mutant") could be seen in Brad's bedroom.

Referenced in 

Video Violence (1987) (Video)
Poster is shown in a video store.
976-EVIL (1988)
Movie poster on wall.
Freddy's Nightmares: The Light at the End of the Tunnel (1989) (TV Episode)
Standee and poster are shown in a video store.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Raphael watches this film in the cinema.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Rent-A-Kube (1990) (TV Episode)
Videocassette seen at Mondo Video
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Geek Tragedy (1992) (TV Episode)
Videotape at Mondo Video
Evil Ed (1995)
There is a "Critters" poster on the wall in the cabin. And Evil Ed is a "Smart Egg" picture.
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
The scene where Stitch escapes from the prison station is similar to when the crites escape at the beginning.
Freak Out (2004)
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
Film artwork is shown in a newspaper article.
What's New, Scooby-Doo?: E-Scream (2006) (TV Episode)
The evil versions of the Osomon are based off the Crites from this film.
The Cinema Snob: Troll (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned as a rip-off of Gremlins.
The Big Sleaze (2010)
Critter seen in Casting Session
American Dad!: A Piñata Named Desire (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the movies Steve suggests for the sleepover.
Special Collector's Edition: Matilda (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD mentioned in past releases
Rewind This! (2013)
DVD and video case are shown.
Deadtime Stories: Grandpa's Monster Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
the creature Gus-Gus look like Critters
JonTron: Goosebumps: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen.
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
The Cinema Snob: Black River Monster (2014) (TV Episode)
"Hey, you leave the Critters movies out of this."
Workaholics: Trivia Pursuits (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Ders
Critters (2017) (TV Series)
based on

Features 

Flaming Frontiers (1938)
playing on the TV at the bowling alley

Featured in 

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
One the characters watches it on television.
The House That Freddy Built (2006) (Video)
Clips featured.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Critters (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Bloodworks: Critters, Killer Klowns & More with the Chiodo Bros (2014) (TV Episode)
Stephen Chiodo describes designing the Critters while clips from the movie are shown.

Spoofed in 

Hot Shots! (1991)
A guy gets dragged under a car and killed in a similar way as the police in Critters.

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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