Licence to Kill (1989) Poster


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Dr. No (1962)
Goldfinger (1964)
Thunderball (1965)
Moonraker (1979)
Octopussy (1983)

Followed by 

GoldenEye (1995)
Casino Royale (2006)
Skyfall (2012)
Spectre (2015)

Edited into 

The Bond Sound: The Music of 007 (2000) (Video)


007: Licence to Kill (1989) (Video Game)
video game of movie
James Bond: The Duel (1993) (Video Game)
Cover art on game box is from this movie


A Farewell to Arms (1932)
Bond mentions the line "a farewell to arms" to M.
Dr. No (1962)
When Bond and Pam Bouvier escape in a boat, the gas tank is punctured, leading to Bouvier saying "Out of Gas. I haven't heard that one in a long time." At the end of the first EON Bond film, Dr. No, Bond and Honey Rider escape in a boat, but, as Bond remarks, they run out of gas.
The End of Agent W4C (1967)
Bomb in an alarm-clock.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
In 'Licence to Kill', Felix Leiter mentions James Bond being married once. This is a reference to Bond's brief marriage to Teresa di Vicenzo (Tracy) in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'.
The Godfather (1972)
As Sanchez feeds Leiter to the shark, he says, "This is nothing personal. It's purely business."
The Living Daylights (1987)
Both movies have a similar shot of James Bond looking through a sniper scope and opening the eye that is not behind the scope in surprise as he recognises someone.

Referenced in 

Saved by the Bell: Beauty and the Screech (1989) (TV Episode)
While dressed as 'Screech Bond', Screech says, "I have a licence to love."
Kenworth Truck Stunt Featurette (1989) (Video)
Related documentary
Cheers: License to Hill (1992) (TV Episode)
title reference
Lethal Panther 2 (1993)
Lighter scene.
Last Action Hero (1993)
Danny's Mom tells him his "licence to kill" has expired.
James Bond: The Duel (1993) (Video Game)
Cover art on game box is from this movie
True Lies (1994)
James Bond 007: Yesterday and Today (1996) (Video)
Documentary on the James Bond films
GoldenEye (1997) (Video Game)
One of the multiplayer scenarios is named this film (one shot kills).
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Inside 'Licence to Kill' (1999) (Video)
Subject of this documentary
Ian Fleming: 007's Creator (2000) (Video)
Title seen on package of James Bond Trivia game
The Men Behind the Mayhem: The Special Effects of James Bond (2000) (Video)
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Spy Kids (2001)
Max Payne (2001) (Video Game)
Referenced by an enemy in Part III, Chapter 6
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 420 (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name in "Greatest Hits".
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Life Serial (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the geek trio's discussion about who is the best Bond.
Syphon Filter 3 (2001) (Video Game)
The Transporter (2002)
The finale involving dropping a man from a plane onto a tanker truck to stop a shipment of illegal goods directly references the Bond film Licence to Kill (1989)
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
Mentioned during interview with Carey Lowell
I'm Alan Partridge: Never Say Alan Again (2002) (TV Episode)
"There goes Alan Partridge, License to Kill...time, in his caravan...by watching videos" is what someone says about Alan's bond-marathon.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Showtime (2003) (TV Episode)
Andrew refers to Timothy Dalton's Bond going rogue.
Red vs. Blue: The Blood Gulch Chronicles (2003) (TV Series)
Donut's spy routine references this film
Inside 'Die Another Day' (2003) (Video)
Referenced / mentioned
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Timothy Dalton as a 007-esque spy
Law & Order: License to Kill (2005) (TV Episode)
title reference
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Robot Chicken: 1987 (2006) (TV Episode)
Ben Stiller stars in License to Mow
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
Ground Check with Corkey Fornof (2006) (Video)
Related Documentary
Location Scouting with Peter Lamont: Licence to Kill (2006) (Video)
Relates to this film
On the Set with John Glen (2006) (Video)
Subject is the film Licence To Kill
Premiere Bond: Opening Nights (2006) (Video)
Details of its Premiere(s)
Bond '89 (2006) (Video)
Related Interview Documentary
James Bond: For Real (2006) (Video)
Truck chase is discussed and scene shown
Psych: Poker? I Barely Know Her (2007) (TV Episode)
"My licence to kill has been revoked"
The Reel Thing (2008) (Short)
Video picked up by Brad in video store.
The Cult of...: Poldark (2008) (TV Episode)
Reference to Timothy Dalton being James Bond
Special Agent Oso: License to Chill/GoldenFly (2009) (TV Episode)
"License To Chill" episode
20 to 1: Blockbuster Heroes (2010) (TV Episode)
A poster for this movie is shown in a segment on James Bond.
Laserdisc Memories: Flash Gordon (2010) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned whenever Timothy Dalton is seen
The Tourist (2010)
In both films Timothy Dalton takes part in a crucial scene where a high ranking British secret agent's licence to operate is suspended.
Greek: Subclass Plagiostomi (2011) (TV Episode)
Cappie mentions this
NCIS: Los Angeles: Personal (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Callen.
Awkward.: Over My Dead Body (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Defending Your Life (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Dialogue.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
The opening mid air hijack is almost identical in set up and execution.
007 Legends (2012) (Video Game)
one of the game's missions
Skyfall (2012)
The palm-print signature Walther PPK that Q issues to Bond is a throwback to the Signature Rifle Bond uses in Licence to Kill.
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013) (Video Game)
Arcade achievement titled "Licence to Kill"
Atop the Fourth Wall: SCI-Spy #4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Photo of Timothy Dalton appears while Linkara does his own customized recap of the Sci-Spy series.
The Lego Movie (2014)
Uses a variation of the line "It's nothing personal, it's purely business."
Haapasalo Goes America: Episode #1.8 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during this episode.
Fresh Off the Boat: License to Sell (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Geeks Who Drink: Grey Damon v. Josh Brener (2015) (TV Episode)
identified by a contestant as a James Bond film
Spectre (2015)
James Bond acting as a rogue agent; Mexico location; James Bond is suspended from duty
Pick Me!: Episode #1.18 (2015) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
Terrible Old Games: The Book Awakens (2015) (Short)
Video game based on the movie is seen.
Pinky and Perky Show: Licence to Swill (TV Episode)
Title reference.

Featured in 

Kenworth Truck Stunt Featurette (1989) (Video)
Footage / clip(s) from
The World of James Bond (1995) (TV Movie)
In Search of James Bond with Jonathan Ross (1995) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
The Secrets of 007: The James Bond Files (1997) (TV Movie)
Clip From
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Inside 'Licence to Kill' (1999) (Video)
Now Pay Attention 007: A Tribute to Actor Desmond Llewelyn (2000) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
Inside 'For Your Eyes Only' (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside 'Dr. No' (2000) (Video)
Clips during opening montage
Double-O Stunts (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside Q's Lab (2000) (Video)
Clips / footage from
Silhouettes: The James Bond Titles (2000) (Video)
Footage of title sequence in this documentary
Tribute to Desmond Llewelyn (2000) (Video)
Footage / clip(s) from
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
Best Ever Bond (2002) (TV Movie)
David Walliams: My Life with James Bond 007 (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
20 to 1: Memorable Movie Characters (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on James Bond.
James Bond: For Real (2006) (Video)
Truck chase is discussed and scene shown
20 to 1: Movie Heroes & Villains (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on James Bond.
Welshy Reviews: Casino Royale: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Welshy's favorite Bond film with Dalton in the lead role
Everything or Nothing (2012)
clips shown
Special Collector's Edition: Colección James Bond (2012) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Bond's Greatest Moments (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
James Bond 50th Anniversary tribute.
Honest Trailers: Kingsmen: The Secret Service (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
The Nation's Favourite Bond Song (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Ninja Academy (1989)
There is an agent in the movie called Agent 00-7-11 who is a spoof of James Bond who was originally created by Ian Fleming. Like the James Bond movie Licence to Kill (1989), 00711 gets his license revoked.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Cinemaniacs! (1990) (TV Episode)
Spoofed on the multiplex marquee as "License to Hunt"
Filmpje! (1995)
When Paul de Leeuw sings "My life is a filmpje" this title is sung.
Codename: Kids Next Door: Operation: I.-S.C.R.E.A.M./Operation: C.A.N.N.O.N. (2002) (TV Episode)
During the chase between the KND operatives and ice cream men, one scene resembles the truck chase scene from this movie
Team America: World Police (2004)
Bad guy feeds the good guy to his pet shark.
The Simpsons: We're on the Road to D'owhere (2006) (TV Episode)
Bart talking to Skinner's secretary
I Love You, Man (2009)
one of the billboards

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