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The Hunt for Red October (1990) Poster

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Followed by 

Patriot Games (1992)

Edited into 

Stealth Fighter (1999)
The shot of the Sub exploding under and above water

References 

The Enemy Below (1957)
The scenes in both films of the submarine sailors singing (with the enemy able to hear them) are similar.
Star Trek: Court Martial (1967) (TV Episode)
the aircraft carrier Enterprise's radio call sign is "Starbase"
Sheena (1984)
Mentioned by a submarine crewman.
Die Hard (1988)

Referenced in 

The Search for Pink October (1990) (Video)
title reference
Cool Head: Episode #1.4 (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Phil Cool, as Sean Connery
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #3.13 (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Clive Anderson
Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (1991)
It is playing at a movie theatre and on the marque as Dar and Ms. Trent drive by
Necessary Roughness (1991)
When Paul is looking for his room, a shot shows Sargie and Samurai fighting in their room. One wall has a poster of The Hunt for Red October (1990).
Sneakers (1992)
Last Action Hero (1993)
Video case is shown in a video store
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow: It's Red October. Hi Sean!
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
At the point during the scene when it goes slow-mo when Cortez talks to Escobedo, and the baseball passes Escobedo there is an obvious nod to Red October. After the scene picks up speed, they talk in English, much in the same way Ramius and Ivan Putin switch languages in Ramius's cabin after Putin reads the passage from the book.
Crimson Tide (1995)
Duke Nukem 3D (1996) (Video Game)
The Submarine in "Death Row"/"Toxic Dump"
Command & Conquer: Red Alert (1996) (Video Game)
Seinfeld: The Frogger (1998) (TV Episode)
VHS seen in Jerry's apartment
The Simpsons: When You Dish Upon a Star (1998) (TV Episode)
refrenced in dialogue
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Blood Waters of Dr. Z (1999) (TV Episode)
"look at me I'm Red October"
Stargate SG-1: Small Victories (2000) (TV Episode)
The Los Angeles class fast attack nuclear submarine USS Dallas featured in the film is used (by name only) in this episode to destroy the Russian submarine.
The Big Day (2001)
same as #1
Command & Conquer: Yuri's Revenge (2001) (Video Game)
Syphon Filter 3 (2001) (Video Game)
JAG: Enemy Below (2002) (TV Episode)
title mentioned; Sturgis Turner compares a rogue Russian submarine captain to Sean Connery and himself to Alec Baldwin
The Santa Clause 2 (2002)
Almost the entire opening sequence, from the Soviet naval uniforms to the first introduction of the "Capitain" (Santa).
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Robert Downey Jr. mentions the unnecessary closeup on Tomas Arana in it
Serenity (2005)
Both movies feature a maneuver called "Crazy Ivan" that involves a sudden 180-degree turn.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Fred Thompson, Acting Senator" category
The Office: Booze Cruise (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue
Two and a Half Men: My Tongue Is Meat (2006) (TV Episode)
Alan tells Charlie he liked Alec Baldwin in that movie.
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
Descent (2007)
"Red October, ruin your submarine" (song lyrics)
Planet Terror (2007)
The scene in which Tarantino's character - The Rapist - says "I seen me a stripper with one breast. And I seen me a stripper with twelve toes. I've even seen me a stripper with no brains at all, but I ain't never seen a one-legged stripper." is similar to the line said by screenwriter Larry Ferguson who plays Watson in "The Hunt for Red October", which goes "Y'know, I seen me a mermaid once. I even seen me a shark eat an octopus. But I ain't never seen no phantom Russian submarine."
Allemaal film: De gouden jaren (2007) (TV Episode)
Jeroen Krabbé mentions this film
Family Guy: Blue Harvest (2007) (TV Episode)
the submarine and Connery's character appear
Team Fortress 2 (2007) (Video Game)
Heavy's achievment "Red Oktoberfest"
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Sizzling Shrimp (2007) (TV Episode)
Morgan mentions "The Hunt for Red October" and "White Nights" as examples of movies about people defecting.
NCIS: Chimera (2007) (TV Episode)
Tony also mentions how the cook was responsible in Hunt for Red October
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 3 (2007) (Video)
In "Date Nite", during the scene where Homestar and Strong Bad try to ruin Marzipan and The Cheat's date from a crude submarine in a river, Strong Bad yells, "Hunt for Red October!"
I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (2008) (TV Movie)
"The Hunt for Red... Oh No, Here It Is"
The Amazing Race: You're Gonna Get Me Killed (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned numerous times in submarine challenge
Bring Back... Star Trek (2009) (TV Movie)
Collins refers to his search for Walter Koenig as his own 'hunt for Red October'
Cleanflix (2009)
DVD cover
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009) (Video Game)
SSN "Dallas" is featured as the submarine which launches the backup team during the oil rig mission.
The True Story: The Hunt for Red October (2009) (TV Episode)
Documentary about the inspirations behind the screenplay
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.87 (2010) (TV Episode)
The Jack Ryan film series is included in a $7,500 question
The Big C: Taking Lumps (2010) (TV Episode)
VHS tape seen
NCIS: Freedom (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by DiNozzo
Awkward.: The Scarlet Eye (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Alyce Kills (2011)
Mentioned during the Vagina Game
Phelous & the Movies: Phoctoplus (2012) (TV Episode)
"Captain, we found Red October."
Mass Effect 3 (2012) (Video Game)
Joker mentions the Normandy's stealth drive being effective "As long as we don't start singing the Russian National Anthem"
Eureka: In Too Deep (2012) (TV Episode)
Allison tells Jack, "This is a marine lab, not the Red October" when Jack suggests firing torpedos.
Up Late with Alec Baldwin: Episode #1.4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Alec mentions the movie by name.

Features 

Men of the Fighting Lady (1954)
The fireball of a crippled plane into the aircraft carrier deck was used as a F-14 Tomcat crashing into the aircraft carrier. It's actual footage of a test flight of an F9F Panther crashing onto the USS Midway in 1951. The pilot survived.

Featured in 

Submarines: Sharks of Steel (1993)
Shows clip(s) from
Siskel & Ebert: Villains: So Bad, They're Good (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
CinéMagique (2002) (Short)
Sean Connery looking through the periscope at Martin Short
Star Trek: Enterprise: In a Mirror, Darkly: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Clip of Torpedo being fired is used in the alternate opening credits
Star Trek: Enterprise: In a Mirror, Darkly: Part 2 (2005) (TV Episode)
Clip of Torpedo being fired is used in the alternate opening credits
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Sean Connery.
30 Rock: Dealbreakers Talk Show #0001 (2009) (TV Episode)
A shot of young Alec Baldwin is shown on the HD Camera monitor

Spoofed in 

Going Under (1990)
Cool Head: Episode #1.3 (1991) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Hunt for Red October sketch
EcoQuest 1: The Search for Cetus (1991) (Video Game)
One of the books in Erroneous' library is called "The Hunt for Red Octopus".
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
submarine footage and on-screen text of opening sequence
Clarissa Explains It All: Dear Clarissa (1994) (TV Episode)
A scene called "The Hunt for Alice B. Talking" is a spoof of "The Hunt for Red October"
Pearl Harbor II: Pearlmageddon (2001) (Short)
in the boardroom scene when the admiral get up, hes spoofing sean connery from the movie "hunt for red october"
Robot Chicken: Due to Constraints of Time and Budget (2009) (TV Episode)
During the Yellow Submarine parody
The Cunt for Red October (2011) (Short)
Porn spoof.

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