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The Rocketeer (1991) Poster

(1991)

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Spin-off 

Rocketeer (1991) (Video Game)

References 

King Kong (1933)
Jezebel (1938)
As Cliff, in the guise of the Rocketeer, flies off to the South Seas Club, he passes over this film premiering at the Chinese Theater
High Diving Hare (1949) (Short)
At the air show, Cliff is referred to as the Fearless Freep, which is the name of the planned high-diver in this cartoon
Thunderball (1965)
Sleeper (1973)
Superman (1978)

Referenced in 

The Golden Girls: Hey, Look Me Over (1991) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Fat Boy and Little Man (1991) (TV Episode)
Jerry says that Larry's entrance into the football game is "trés 'Rocketeer.'"
Married with Children: Kelly Does Hollywood: Part 1 (1991) (TV Episode)
Vinnie complains that a motorcycle helmet makes him look like "The Rocketeer", adding that the film bombed at the box office.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel mentions the film by name.
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
Frank Drebin must watch an adult film in hospital. But he asks if they have Dances With Wolves, The Rocketeer, or Spartacus.
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show: Honey, Meet the Barbarians (1998) (TV Episode)
Seen on a movie poster on the wall of the movie theater.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 (2000) (Video Game)
Rocketeer is one of the Allied units
Spy Kids (2001)
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
The rocket pack from The Rocketeer (1991), the Cirrus X-3, is hanging beside the bongsaber in the utility display in the Bluntcave.
American Dad!: Red October Sky (2008) (TV Episode)
Francine mentions the film
Fanboys (2009)
Boba Fett's jetpack is compared to it
Family Guy: 420 (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Stewie
Screaming in High Heels: The Rise & Fall of the Scream Queen Era (2011)
Original comic book is shown. Also, Brinke Stevens talks about it.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Alien³ (2013) (TV Episode)
A VHS tape of this movie was shown in the Cinemassacre's Monster Madness promo.

Featured in 

Rocketeer: Excitement in the Air (1991) (TV Special)
1992 MTV Movie Awards (1992) (TV Special)
Clip shown in quotes montage
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Underrated Nostalgia Classics (2008) (TV Episode)
Featured as the Number 9 spot
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Miss March/Race to Witch Mountain/Sunshine Cleaning (2009) (TV Episode)
"Alan Arkin: Wisdom Personified" segment
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Monsters vs Aliens/The Haunting in Connecticut/12 Rounds (2009) (TV Episode)
'Big Men Don't Feel Pain' segment
The Phantom Menace Review (2009)
Cliff Secord is on Plinkett's protagonist list
Half in the Bag: Captain America and The Rocketeer (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofed in 

The Cockateer (1991) (Video)
Title, styling, and premise.
The Cockateer 2 (1992) (Video)
Title and lead character.
Kalabog en Bosyo (1997)
The rocket-flying scene in this movie was copied.

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