The Last Emperor (1987) Poster


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Referenced in 

Cartoline dalla Cina (1985) (TV Short)
Making of.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Million Eyes of Sumuru (1989) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Is this 'The Last Emperor'?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Gaos (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Did you ever see 'The Last Emperor'?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: War of the Colossal Beast (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Why are they playing 'Last Emperor' music?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus (1993) (TV Episode)
Servo: [during a scene with Chinese children] "Bertolucci is brought in to direct this scene."
Clerks (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Serial Mom (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
A Personal History of British Cinema by Stephen Frears (1995) (TV Movie)
Poster of this movie is shown.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert mentions the film in his review of "Stealing Beauty" (1996).
Star Trek: Voyager: Living Witness (1998) (TV Episode)
The Doctor is called upon to answer charges of warmongering and brutality - like Pu Yi in that film - and the final scene is a clear homage to the film's, in which Pu Yi stands in the throne hall and disappears from sight before we time cut to several years later to see a tour guide telling visitors what became of him
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Da wan (2001)
The Tuxedo (2002)
introduction as "The Last Emperor of Soul"
Saving Face (2004)
When Ma is in a video store, she looks at the cover of the DVD for the older film.
The First Emperor (2006) (TV Movie)
Videoclub (2013)
Video case is shown ("El Último Emperador").
Looking Back at 'The Shadow' (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Countdown: Episode #72.41 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Nick.
500 Questions: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "'80s Films" category
Too Much TV: Episode #1.18 (2016) (TV Episode)
Listed as a box office hit in March 1988.

Featured in 

The 60th Annual Academy Awards (1988) (TV Special)
Visions of Light (1992)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.

Spoofed in 

North (1994)
The Simpsons: Homer the Great (1995) (TV Episode)
Homer's 'coronation' scene blatantly mimics that of the coronation scene in 'The Last Emperor'.

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