Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) Poster


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Remake of 

Bedtime Story (1964)

Remade as 

Khel (1992)

Edited into 

Hollywood Express: Episode #14.33 (2016) (TV Episode)
Newsflash coverage


The Sting (1973)
Dance Fever (1979) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Robot Ninja (1989)
cardboard cutout
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Herman's Head: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Clerks (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Ek Aur Ek Gyarah: By Hook or by Crook (2003)
There is a scene in this movie taken from Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Scrubs: My Common Enemy (2004) (TV Episode)
Dr Cox and Dr Kelso try to mess with supposedly naïve Dr Clock's head but finally it turns out she knew about their efforts all along and outsmarted them. Also in the revelation scene Dr Clock is wearing a sunhat, similar to Janet Colgate's, says "Adios, boys" and leaves for the airport. Afterwards Dr Cox and Dr Kelso reflect on their defeat while sitting next to each other on a bench
It's a Good Day: The Making of 'Around the Bend' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Make or Break TV: The New Adventures of Beans Baxter (2008) (TV Episode)
Listed as one of Charles Hirschhorn's credits.
Stargate: Atlantis: Remnants (2008) (TV Episode)
Vanessa Conrad refers to the film. She claims that it is one of her favourite films.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the DeLorean (2008) (TV Episode)
The scene where the hotel staff member goes through the lobby asking for "Mr. Liechtenstein" is a reference to Lawrece Jamison (Michael Caine) improvising his entry as Dr. Schaffhausen in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.
Castle: Fool Me Once... (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as a favorite con movie.
Psych: Chivalry Is Not Dead... But Someone Is (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn refers to Clive as "Santa Barbara's biggest dirty rotten scoundrel."
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Cars 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Michael Caine's role mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.132 (2012) (TV Episode)
Steve Martin displays a videocassette of the film he starred in
Gossip Girl: Dirty Rotten Scandals (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
On the Spot: Team Dissabled vs. Team Hotica (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Countdown: Episode #72.15 (2015) (TV Episode)
Nick says that he adores the film, and Rachel says that it features Steve Martin at his best.
Countdown: Episode #72.29 (2015) (TV Episode)
Rachel says that she loves the film.
The Wright Stuff: Episode #20.96 (2015) (TV Episode)
Michael mentioned this movie as he is currently starring in a play of the same name!
Cook & Banks (2015)
Banks' formal outfit is based on Steve Martin

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels/Tequila Sunrise/Twins/My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for the review. Thumbs down from Siskel; thumbs up from Ebert.
Premio Donostia a Michael Caine (2000) (TV Special)
Shown in montage showing Michael Caine career.
20 to 1: Funny Films (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown when it is the subject of a segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Kick-Ass/Death at a Funeral/The Joneses (2010) (TV Episode)
The Rotten Tomatoes' Employee Pick
20 to 1: Hollywood Twists (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Breakfast: Episode dated 22 July 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown from Sir Michael Caine's early work.

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