Flight of the Navigator (1986) Poster


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Starsky and Hutch (1975) (TV Series)
David asks Carolyn when Starsky and Hutch is on.
Grease (1978)
Song playing on the car radio in the beginning, when David's parents pull up to their house.
Roller Boogie (1979)
When David watches Jennifer through a telescope, the song Lovefire plays.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
When David flies away from the gas station, Big Al the gas station attendant says "He just said he wanted to phone home".

Referenced in 

Galaxy Quest (1999)
Flick (2000)
Nostalgia Critic: Free Willy (2010) (TV Episode)
Free Willy uses the same formula as this film
Paul (2011)
Towards the end of the film, Clive, Graeme & Paul use a firework as a landing beacon for an incoming spacecraft, very much like the climax of "Flight of the Navigator (1986)."
Geek Charming (2011) (TV Movie)
Josh and his film geek friends watch the movie at a film festival; a poster hangs in the background.
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: DVD (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic - "It's gonna take a Flight of the Navigator knock off to knock off this funk".


The Price Is Right (1972) (TV Series)
David's mother and the NASA people watch the show.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #1.3 (1989) (TV Episode)
reviewed and footage shown
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Tegnefilm på computer (1989) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at computer animation, mentioning the CGI in the film + clip shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Underrated Nostalgia Classics (2008) (TV Episode)
Featured as the Number 5 spot
Anime Abandon: Detonator Orgun (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown


Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Max says (with a scottish accent): "Scotty to bridge: she can't take much more of this, captain".

Spoofed in 

Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part I (2012) (TV Episode)
the mind reading scene.
To Boldly Flee (2012) (Video)
the mind reading scene

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