Dick Tracy (1990) Poster



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Version of 

Dick Tracy (1937)
Dick Tracy (1945)
Dick Tracy (1950) (TV Series)
The Dick Tracy Show (1961) (TV Series)
Dick Tracy (1967) (TV Short)

Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


Dick Tracy (1990) (Video Game)
The video game is loosely based on the film.
Dick Tracy (1990) (Video Game)
This is an NES game based on the film.


The Great Piggy Bank Robbery (1946) (Short)
Villains look just like their nicknames would suggest.
Return to Oz (1985)
verbatim quote of music at death of the mystery informant
Ishtar (1987)

Referenced in 

In Living Color: Bigger Brother (1990) (TV Episode)
Men on Films sketch reviews the movie.
Home and Away: Episode #1.661 (1990) (TV Episode)
Karen suggests seeing this to Haydn who rejects her
Home and Away: Episode #1.662 (1990) (TV Episode)
Blake, Karen, Sophie discuss this in the diner
The Hard Way (1991)
Moss calls Nick "Dickless Tracy".
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Future Shock (1991) (TV Episode)
Parker lists "Madonna's performance in 'Dick Tracy'" as one of three things that has caused him to lose sleep.
Home and Away: Episode #1.986 (1992) (TV Episode)
Nick mockingly refers to Ryan as the title character
Troldspejlet: Barnestjerner (1992) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at child actors in the movies, mentioning the film
Siskel & Ebert: Matinee/Alive/Body of Evidence/Sniper (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the segment about Madonna.
Tales from the Crypt: Let the Punishment Fit the Crime (1994) (TV Episode)
Title is referenced
Magic Island (1995) (Video)
Soundtrack seen in Jack's Bedroom.
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates: Widdershins (1996) (TV Episode)
VHS video visible in store
Grim Fandango (1998) (Video Game)
Lola quotes Breathless Mahoney at the lighthouse
Man of the Century (1999)
One of the street thugs tells Johnny "Mind your business Dick Tracy."
Hollywood Remembers Dustin Hoffman (2000) (TV Movie)
Cats & Dogs (2001)
The Directors: The Films of Michael Mann (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Michael Mann.
Road to Perdition (2002)
Max Allan Collins, who wrote the original print tale, notes the same setup for early scenes-a boy hides and sees a gangster open fire on other gangsters.
Saturday Night Live: Ashton Kutcher/50 Cent (2003) (TV Episode)
mentioned during Madonna interview
Eating Out (2004)
Gwen mentions the "Dick Tracy" soundtrack in a scene.
Queer as Folk: Starting a Whole New Life (2004) (TV Episode)
Emmett says he wants to go blonde like Madonna, "post-Dick Tracy."
One More Beer (2005) (Short)
Fantasy Sequence
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.203 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Movie Title Names" category
Star Stories: The Wife's Life (2006) (TV Episode)
Behind the scenes shown
Witness to 'Reds' (2006) (Video)
Mentioned by Warren Beatty.
It Takes Two: Episode #2.8 (2007) (TV Episode)
Jolene and David perform the song Hanky Panky from this movie.
Eagle Eye (2008)
dvd cover shown as part of Jerry's life while at Circuit City
Saturday Night Live: Seth Rogen/Phoenix (2009) (TV Episode)
Dick Tracy is a character in the second sketch.
The Cinema Snob: Superman: The 1975 Musical (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob describes the backgrounds as something kindergartners would put together for a production of "Dick Tracy."
Tales from the Future: Time Flies (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Anuvahood (2011)
Tyrone asks Kenneth if he's some kind of Dick Tracy
Proklyatie serogo slonyonka (2011)
A game based on the show is referenced.
Mad: Al Pacino and the Chipmunks/That's What Super Friends Are For (2012) (TV Episode)
Al Pacino mentions being in this film.
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (2012) (TV Episode)
Snob says Michael J. Pollard was in this movie too
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: The Granite Family (2012) (TV Episode)
Meatwad: "Or a watch like Dick Tracy"
Public Domain Horror VHS Art (2012) (Video)
Laserdisc seen in James Rolfe's collection
On Cinema: 'Jack Reacher' and 'Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away' (2012) (TV Episode)
Gregg chooses this film as his Popcorn Classic
Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male (2013) (TV Special)
Kumail mentions how some kid might see his copy of the movie that contains porn.
James & Mike Mondays: Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions liking the movie when it was first released in theaters.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: AVGN Games (2013) (TV Episode)
Dick Tracy appears in one of the fan artworks.
Pawn Stars: Rough and Tumble (2014) (TV Episode)
Corey Harrison mentions the actress Madonna who plays Breathless Mahoney in this movie
Hollywood Game Night: Battle of the Champions (2014) (TV Episode)
Anthony Anderson mention this movie by name during the game Clue-Boom
Ar-k (2014) (Video Game)
Dick Tracy is seen on the Driving Dick Tracy poster.
Face Off: American Gangster (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Bob's Burgers: Bye Bye Boo Boo (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.72 (2016) (TV Episode)
Duncan and the Chaser are asked a question about who plays the title character when they go head to head.
The Cinema Snob: Reefer Madness (2017) (TV Episode)
"And why do you want to get rid of pot? That's the best way to watch the Dick Tracy movie."
Saturday Night Live: Dwayne Johnson/Katy Perry (2017) (TV Episode)
Essentially Simon wears a Dick Tracy outfit during rap sketch.
War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
A character insults another character by saying he looks like Little Face
The Cinema Snob: Song of the South (2017) (TV Episode)
"Sounds like someone got an advance copy of the Dick Tracy soundtrack!"

Featured in 

The Arsenio Hall Show: Episode dated 1 May 1990 (1990) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
The 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1991) (TV Special)
Siskel & Ebert: Oscar Nomination Surprises for 1990 (1991) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for many of the year's Oscar-nominated movies, including this one.
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (1991) (TV Special)
Siskel & Ebert: Breakthrough Stars of 1991 (1991) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996) (TV Special)
The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000) (TV Special)
Troldspejlet: Episode #23.17 (2000) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at cinema production design + clip shown
Biography: Al Pacino: Inside Out (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips featured.
I Love the '90s: Part Deux: 1990 (2005) (TV Episode)
Footage from this is featured.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3: Part 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip of Big Boy's death is shown
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Dick Tracy (2008) (TV Episode)
scenes from the movie are recalled
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Science Fiction Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett's Movie Gadgets segment
Dick Tracy Special (2010) (TV Movie)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.144 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Dick Van Dyke's roles
Music Movies: Dick Tracy (2014) (TV Episode)
movie and songs are reviewed
The Death of "Superman Lives": What Happened? (2015)
A clip of the movie was shown.

Spoofed in 

My Secret Identity: Novel Idea (1990) (TV Episode)
This episode is a parody of the film.
Trick Tracey (1990) (Video)
Video is a takeoff on the mainstream film.
Tiny Toon Adventures: New Character Day (1991) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "Return of Pluck Twacy" segment, which includes Daffy's line: "Honest to Warren Beatty!"
The Simpsons (1991) (Video Game)
"Bart Tracy" poster in Moe's Tavern
Trick Tracy 2: Tracy Loves Dick (1991) (Video)
Video is a takeoff on the mainstream film from a year earlier.
Robot Chicken: Rabbits on a Roller Coaster (2007) (TV Episode)
"Dick Tracy's a Dick" sketch.

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