The Lawnmower Man (1992) Poster


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Followed by 

Version of 

The Lawnmower Man (1987) (Short)
based on the same short story.


Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Dr. Angelo has a copy of this next to his TV set at the beginning of the movie.
THX 1138 (1971)
TRON (1982)

Referenced in 

The Ben Stiller Show: With Dennis Miller (1992) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen during Al Pacino's "Beethoven" audition
Beyond the Mind's Eye (1992) (Video)
Hackers (1995)
Future Fantastic: The Incredible Shrinking Planet (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in documentary.
Virtual Oz (1996) (Video)
Revelation (1999)
Jeff Fahey (Thorald Stone) using Virtual Reality glasses like his character Job in the Lawnmower man.
Flowers for Algernon (2000) (TV Movie)
The Cell (2000)
Electric Dragon 80.000 V (2001)
It is referenced.
Saturday Night Live: Pierce Brosnan/Destiny's Child (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
El Crimen Perfecto (The Perfect Crime) (2004)
There's a tape of this film in a store.
Film School: Tips on Making an Independent Film with Chris Gorak (2008) (Video)
Chris Gorak talks about working as an intern on The Lawnmower Man (1992).
Psych: Daredevils! (2008) (TV Episode)
Shawn mentions it to Gus.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Live Wire (2010) (TV Episode)
another early '90s Brosnan film
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Special Collector's Edition: La historia interminable (1ª parte) (2010) (TV Episode)
poster shown in DVD recomendations
Midnight Screenings: X-Men: First Class (2011) (TV Episode)
"This is the worst adaptation since 'The Lawnmower Man!'"
Midnight Screenings: Spy Kids 4D: All the Time in the World (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Cinema Snob: Homoti (2011) (TV Episode)
"Turkish Lawnmower Man is starting to kick ass."
The Cinema Snob: Blood Rage (2011) (TV Episode)
"Nice to know the movie is shot on Lawnmower Man's home movie collection."
Bad Movie Beatdown: Die Another Day (2012) (TV Episode)
"Is he gonna have to dig up his Lawnmower Man outfit?"
The Cinema Snob: Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (2013) (TV Episode)
"Not even the Lawnmower Man talked about grass this much."
DVD-R Hell: Pagan Invasion: Halloween, Trick or Treat? - Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"And all of this was designed to somehow make the Lawnmower Man smarter."
The Cinema Snob: The Babe Ruth Story (2014) (TV Episode)
"...that it might as well star Jeff Fahey as a simpleton who mows lawns."
Supernatural: Halt & Catch Fire (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
A virtual reality session is said to resemble this movie
Community: Lawnmower Maintenance & Postnatal Care (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jeff


The Mind's Eye (1990) (Video)
Several excerpts are seen.

Featured in 

Beyond the Mind's Eye (1992) (Video)
Understanding Sex (1994) (TV Movie)
Two scenes from The Lawnmower Man are shown.
Cinemania: Stephen King: O vasilias tou tromou (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Stephen King Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, clips shown
Anime Abandon: SiN: The Movie (2013) (TV Episode)
Sage says the movie was better than Stephen King's story
Bad Movie Beatdown: Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (2014) (TV Episode)
Film Brain talks about the original

Spoofed in 

Virtual Bart (1994) (Video Game)
The stage selection screen with Bart attached to the VR machine wheel.
Rick and Morty: Lawnmower Dog (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference

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