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Monkey Shines (1988) Poster

(1988)

Connections

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References 

Casablanca (1942)
A poster is on Allan's wall.
Forbidden Planet (1956)
Alan says he always wanted to be Robbie the Robot at Halloween.
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Geoffrey describes the connection between Alan and Ella as a "mind-meld".
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Allan calls Maryanne "Nurse Ratchett."
The Hunger (1983)

Referenced in 

Corpse Fucking Art (1987)
Poster is shown.
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
mentioned as a movie that features monkeys prominently
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror VIII (1997) (TV Episode)
Opening credits: "J. Monkeyshines Mendel"
1st Annual Mystery Science Theater 3000 Summer Blockbuster Review (1997) (TV Short)
Bobo names it as a quality film.
The American Nightmare (2000)
Video case is shown.
School of the Dead (2005) (Short)
Homage
Psych: Yang 3 in 2D (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn refers to Allison as "the chimp from 'Monkey Shines.'"
The Cinema Snob Movie (2012) (Video)
Referenced in dialogue
Christmas Cruelty! (2013)
Monkey
Fallout 4 (2015) (Video Game)
Ella toy can be found in one of the levels in the game

Featured in 

Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Monkey Shines (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofed in 

Malcolm in the Middle: Monkey (2002) (TV Episode)
The entire episode is a parody of this movie. A character becomes disabled and in a wheel chair, just like the one in this movie, then he is given a monkey butler to look after him, just like this movie.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Bible Games III (2011) (TV Episode)
The Nerd paraphrases a line from the film: "You're slime. You're filth. I'm gonna rip you apart."

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