Maximum Overdrive (1986) Poster


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Trucks (1997) (TV Movie)


Psycho (1960)
Shower scene music is referenced in the score
The Birds (1963)
Spider-Man (1967) (TV Series)
Green Goblin mask
Apocalypse Now (1979)
"Ride of the Valkyries" is used when a flying plane is shown.
The Breakfast Club (1985)
"Eat my shorts" line

Referenced in 

There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Simpsons: Maximum Homerdrive (1999) (TV Episode)
title reference
Undergrads: Identity Crisis (2001) (TV Episode)
One of two movies that Rob Brody tries to base a new script on.
Minimum Overdrive (2004) (Short)
Title reference
Naturally, Sadie: Maximum Overdrive (2006) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Pineapple Express (2008)
"Let's take it into Maximum Overdrive!"
Yes Man (2008)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Castle: The Fifth Bullet (2009) (TV Episode)
Castle remarks that Stephen King wrote successful novels about "bloodthirsty cars".
Haven: Love Machine (2011) (TV Episode)
Machines are alive and killing people
A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King (2011) (TV Movie)
still picture with Stephen King
Archer: Legs (2013) (TV Episode)
Archer says, "The thermostat's become sentient! That's how Maximum Overdrive started!"
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Supernatural: Goodbye Stranger (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
Blood Slaughter Massacre (2013)
VHS box seen on shelf in mom'n'pop rental place.
Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload (2013) (TV Series)
Title reference
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: Visiting Hours (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name.
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Monster Club (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name.
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in conversation. It is stated Marla Maples was in the movie.
Manhunter: Francis Is Gone Forever - An Interview with Tom Noonan (2016) (Video)
Tom Noonan mentions auditioning for it
The Cinema Snob: Trick or Treat (2016) (TV Episode)
"...and this is taking place in the Maximum Overdrive continuity."
Nostalgia Critic: Dreamcatcher (2016) (TV Episode)
"..unless that car turns out to be the lovechild of Christine and that Green Goblin truck from Maximum Overdrive."
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Broken Promises (2017) (TV Episode)
When the jumper starts up by itself (being controlled by Aida) Mack says "She did not just go Maximum Overdrive on us"


Star Castle (1980) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film

Featured in 

Cinemania: Stephen King: O vasilias tou tromou (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Nostalgia Critic: Maximum Overdrive (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Lost in Adaptation: The Shining (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Lost in Adaptation: Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Nostalgia Critic: Children of the Corn (2015) (TV Episode)
another film adaptation of King's work
Lost in Adaptation: The Hunger Games (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Trailer Trauma 3: '80s Horror-Thon (2017) (Video)
The film's theatrical trailer is featured.

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