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Backdraft (1991) Poster

(1991)

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Referenced in 

Seinfeld: The Trip: Part 1 (1992) (TV Episode)
George says he wants to see the new "Backdraft" exhibit at Universal.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Indestructible Man (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Joel
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993)
Michaelangelo saves Yoshi from the buring building and says 'Kurt Russell, eat your heart out.'
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus (1993) (TV Episode)
Servo: Watch out for the Backdraft.
The Critic: L.A. Jay (1994) (TV Episode)
the movie title is printed on Jay's boxer shorts
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sword and the Dragon (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "August Scribner's 'Backdraft'"
Your Studio and You (1995) (Short)
poster seen
The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #1.3 (1996) (TV Episode)
Parody video box set (in a big matchbox with real fire).
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Undead (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow: Roger Corman's Backdraft.
Just Shoot Me!: Pass the Salt (1998) (TV Episode)
Dennis mentions that his father liked this movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Projected Man (1998) (TV Episode)
Mike (as a character is burned): "Crap-draft"
I've Been Waiting for You (1998) (TV Movie)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Deadly Bees (1998) (TV Episode)
Crow: (Bees are set on fire) Beedraft.
Soldier (1998)
Todd's service record includes the McCaffrey Fire Award.
Sugar & Spice (2001)
15 Minutes (2001)
Universal Studios Theme Parks Adventure (2001) (Video Game)
A mini-game based off of this movie.
New Frontiers: Making 'The Missing' (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
Ladder 49 (2004)
While heading to the fire on Christmas Eve, the name Seagrave is on the fire truck's nose.
Poseidon (2006)
Kurt Russell as Robert Ramsey saying "I used to be a fireman"
Backdraft: Bringing Together the Team (2006) (Video)
Featurette about the making of the film
Backdraft: Creating the Villain - The Fire (2006) (Video)
Featurette about the making of the film
Backdraft: Igniting the Story (2006) (Video)
Featurette about the making of the film
Backdraft: The Explosive Stunts (2006) (Video)
Featurette about the making of the film
Outrageous Fortune: Shall We to the Court? (2006) (TV Episode)
According to Van's statement, he and Sparky had been watching "Backdraft" together.
Hot Fuzz (2007)
At the wreckage of Merchant's mansion, a character can be faintly heard in the background saying that the site is like something out of Backdraft.
Andy Barker, P.I.: Pilot (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster in window of Video Riot.
Andy Barker, P.I.: Dial M for Laptop (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster in window of Video Riot and in back room
American Dad!: Joint Custody (2007) (TV Episode)
Stan and Roger escape the barn maybe thanks to some "sweet maneuvers" from this movie
Entourage: Fire Sale (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Ari
Make or Break TV: EZ Streets (2008) (TV Episode)
Listed as one of Jason Gedrick's credits.
Psych: Earth, Wind and... Wait for It (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn never knew the movie existed when saying he'd done the Universal Studios attraction based on it several times
Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom: Yakusoku (2009) (TV Episode)
a poster can be seen in the video store
Peep Show: Jeremy at JLB (2009) (TV Episode)
When the fire alarm goes off, Jeremy says "It's all gone Backdraft!"
Home Time: Episode #1.4 (2009) (TV Episode)
Gaynor's dad says he got it on a free DVD from the Mirror.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.85 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Ron Howard Films"
Being Human: In the Morning (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.40 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the Backdraft soundtrack is played by Mike.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.46 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the Backdraft soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.47 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the Backdraft soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.48 (2011) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the Backdraft soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.65 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike, and "Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.88 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike, and "Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Suits: High Noon (2012) (TV Episode)
Jessica: "You go, I go"
Tosh.0: Sweet Brown (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
Hart of Dixie: Walkin' After Midnight (2012) (TV Episode)
Wade calls fireman costume-wearing George "Backdraft".
Saturday Night Live: Adam Levine/Kendrick Lamar (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the firefighters sketch
Pastor Mike Online: Just Quote Scripture and Biblical Foundations (2013) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Arrested Development: The B. Team (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster seen
Top Gear: Episode #20.2 (2013) (TV Episode)
on Jeremy's list of Rob Howard films
Futurama: Assie Come Home (2013) (TV Episode)
The Planet Express crew mention this film.
Chicago Fire: Joyriding (2013) (TV Episode)
Firehouse 17 is the other firehouse being considered for closure
Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Kings of Leon (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the fire safety sketch
Enlisted: Pete's Airstream (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
James & Mike Mondays: Universal Studios Theme Park Adventure: Part 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
James pointed out that the Universal movie that has fire in it was Backdraft.
Pastor Mike Online: Christian Tattoos, Bible Versions and Graven Images (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Centralized Authority and the New World Order (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Paradigm Shift and Repentance (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: ObamaCare Loophole, Ecumenism and Dot Com Defined (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Heavenly Rewards and the Second Coming of Christ (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Hebrew Roots of the Blood Moons (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Dispensationalism: True or False? (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.
Pastor Mike Online: Is It O.K. To Edit DNA? (2014) (TV Episode)
"Fighting 17th" from the soundtrack is played during the intro.

Featured in 

1992 MTV Movie Awards (1992) (TV Special)
Clip shown during 'Best Blowups' fake nominees
The Universal Story (1995) (TV Movie)
clip shown
Jack Frost (1998)
The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) (TV Special)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Rescues (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the best rescues in movie history
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shutter Island/The Ghost Writer/Happy Tears (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip of a screenplay cliche
Anime Abandon: Blue Submarine No.6 (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown when Sage talks about forgettable movies

Spoofed in 

Backfire! (1995)
The Cable Guy (1996)
Flashpoint X (1998) (Video)
porn version
Australian Pie (2005)
fireman porno being shot called "Backshaft"

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