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Remade as 

Kaante (2002)
The plot is directly lifted, without crediting the original

Edited into 

Tuftsablanca (1999)
Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (2012)
scenes are taken from this film

Spin-off 

Reservoir Dogs (2006) (Video Game)
this is the game adaption of that movie.

References 

Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
Mr. White's line is paraphrased from Rocky Sullivan (James Cagney) - "You slap me in a dream, you better wake up and apologize."
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Immediately before being shot, Mr. Blonde asks the tortured cop, "How 'bout some fire, scarecrow?," which the Wicked Witch of the West says to the Scarecrow
Gone with the Wind (1939)
The fight between White and Pink, with Mr. Blonde looking on; similar to the fight between Scarlett and Ashley with Rhett on the couch.
Dillinger (1945)
Joe says Mr. Blue is 'Dead as Dillinger'. Lawrence Tierney, who plays Joe, also starred in this film in the title role.
White Heat (1949)
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
"I oughta have my head examined."
Rashomon (1950)
The Big Combo (1955)
Rififi (1955)
"he has been 4 years in jail instead of me"
The Killing (1956)
12 Angry Men (1957)
The Great Escape (1963)
Mr. Brown mentions this film during his 'Like a Virgin' speech.
Top of the Pops (1964) (TV Series)
Nice Guy Eddie says "I don't follow that Top of the Pops shit".
Honey West (1965) (TV Series)
Mentioned when the team tries to remember who played Christie Love; one of them guesses Anne Francis, but another corrects them, "No, that was Honey West".
Django (1966)
the cutting ear scene
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
In Reservoir Dogs Blonde asks the cop whether he likes the music then tortures him while music is playing. In The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Angel Eyes asks Tuco whether he likes the music then tortures him while music is playing.
Point Blank (1967)
The Samurai (1967)
Who's That Knocking at My Door (1967)
At one point Mr. Blonde says he bets Mr. White (Harvey Keitel) is a Lee Marvin fan; in 'Who's That Knocking at My Door', Harvey Keitel's character is a self-professed Lee Marvin fan.
The Ruthless Four (1968)
psycho killer named "Blond"
The Partridge Family (1970) (TV Series)
Mentioned briefly during the K-Billy DJ's announcements at the beginning of the film.
Straw Dogs (1971)
The Day of the Wolves (1971)
Crime commited by anonymous men with made up names
Caliber 9 (1972)
The torture scene in Tarantino's film references the opening sequence.
Mean Streets (1973)
Conversation about the difference between white women and black women; Harvey Keitel as mafioso in both.
Get Christie Love! (1974) (TV Movie)
Is mentioned by several characters when Nice Guy Eddie is telling his 'Lady E' story.
Get Christie Love! (1974) (TV Series)
Is mentioned by several characters when Nice Guy Eddie is telling his 'Lady E' story.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
The robbers are identified by colors, also the "let's do it by the books" quote.
Freebie and the Bean (1974)
Mr. White's "taco" quote is taken from 'Freebie and the Bean'.
Baretta (1975) (TV Series)
Freddy says he's "Baretta" when he's convincing himself that the other criminals aren't aware of his double-crossing.
Taxi Driver (1976)
Mr. Orange talks to himself in the mirror. Mr. White talks about a store manager being a "Real Cowboy", Harvey Keitel's character in 'Taxi Driver' also calls Robert De Niro's character this.
The Fury (1978)
The scene when Mr. White shoots the policemen through a car windshield is taken directly from 'The Fury'.
Straight Time (1978)
Cruising (1980)
The shot of Mr. Blonde pulling a blade from his cowboy boot taken from 'Cruising'.
Blow Out (1981)
Undercover cop's name is Freddi who suffers from pain of belly
The New York Ripper (1982)
The controversial scene in which a police officer is tortured is a reference to "Lo squartatore di New York" ("The New York Ripper").
Q (1982)
The opening sequence of criminals eating in a diner before a jewelry heist mirrors a scene from early in 'Q'.
Vigilante (1983)
Mr. Blonde's soaking Marvin with gasoline is taken from 'Vigilante'.
Breathless (1983)
The Silver Surfer poster visible in Freddy Newandyke's apartment is intended as an homage to Richard Gere's Silver Surfer-obsessed character in 'Breathless'.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Both the films show the events that occurred before and after a "well planned heist that had gone wrong", omitting whatever happened in between, during the actual crime
After Hours (1985)
Mr. Pink's story about the nature and quality of some pot.
Raw Deal (1986)
Blue Velvet (1986)
Marvin Nash's severed ear is a reference to this film's plot element.
City on Fire (1987)
key plot elements, scenes
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Mr. Orange's slow death by gunshot mirror's Pvt. Cowboy's slow death by gunshot in 'Full Metal Jacket'.
The Lost Boys (1987)
Mr. Orange mentions watching 'The Lost Boys' in a section of his back story.
Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)
An anecdote involving the mispronounciation of 'Goodbye Children''s French title is the inspiration for 'Reservoir Dogs''s title.
A Better Tomorrow II (1987)
The black-and-white suits worn by the team are taken directly from 'A Better Tomorrow II'.
My Best Friend's Birthday (1987)
The K-Billy radio station takes it name and origins from 'My Best Friend's Birthday', Tarantino's unfinished debut effort.
Mystery Train (1989)
The finger-snap lighter trick Mr. White does is taken from 'Mystery Train'.
Miller's Crossing (1990)
the way Gabriel Byrne is beaten up (like Marvin) plus the police arrival ;in the warehouse
Goodfellas (1990)
Joe calls Vic Vega a "Goodfella".
Wedlock (1991)

Referenced in 

The Beat: Episode #1.52 (1993) (TV Episode)
Reservoir Dogs is reviewed.
Drop the Dead Donkey: George and His Daughter (1993) (TV Episode)
Film poster in the squat.
Hard Target (1993)
The scene where Van Cleaf cuts Randal's ear off with the scissors eerily echoes Mr. Blonde's slicing the ear off the cop in Reservoir Dogs.
True Romance (1993)
Drexl uses the phrase, "from a diddled-eyed Joe to a damned if I know" which was also used by the Mr. Orange's mentor in Reservoir Dogs (1992), also written by Quentin Tarantino.
Northern Exposure: Rosebud (1993) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The Simpsons: Lady Bouvier's Lover (1994) (TV Episode)
Bart and Mr. Burns point guns at each other as in the iconic shot in Reservoir Dogs.
Natural Born Killers (1994)
Character of Jack Scagnetti has the same name.
Charlie Rose: Quentin Tarantino (1994) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned during interview.
Drop the Dead Donkey: Crime Time (1994) (TV Episode)
Gus mentions the film during the filming of Crime Time.
NileCity 105.6 (1995) (TV Mini-Series)
Game On: Matthew - a Suitable Case for Treatment (1995) (TV Episode)
Matthew re-enacts the ear-slicing scene with a teddy bear
She's So Cold (1995) (Short)
The gossiping clerks in "She's So Cold" are dressed in matching dark business suits identical to the dark business suits worn by the "Resevoir Dogs" gangsters gossiping at a diner at the beginning of the film.
Father Ted: Grant Unto Him Eternal Rest (1995) (TV Episode)
Ted tells Jack hes rented it for him, and it's not as violent as the films he normally likes but he should give it a go anyway.
La Haine (1995)
Northern Exposure: Balls (1995) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned.
Four Rooms (1995)
Boy Meets World: My Best Friend's Girl (1995) (TV Episode)
Frankie and Joey dress in black suits and refer to themselves as Mr Blue and Mr Brown.
Saturday Night Live: Quentin Tarantino/Smashing Pumpkins (1995) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in "Leg Up"
Score (1995)
The costumes
Entre vías (1995) (Short)
A Touch of Frost: Unknown Soldiers (1996) (TV Episode)
Poster in Steven's room.
Beavis and Butt-Head: Gang of Two (1996) (TV Episode)
B&B say that the Lordz of Brooklyn are imitating the Beastie Boys, House of Pain, Goodfellas and Reservoir Dogs.
Mulholland Falls (1996)
Coolidge's death scene imitates Mr Orange's
The O-Zone: Episode dated 24 August 1996 (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Rick.
Pusher (1996)
Cutout hanging on wall of Lasse's apartment.
Swingers (1996)
When they are all sitting around talking about movies and teh camera is slowly panning around, this a recreation of the same type of shot in Reservoir Dogs.
Game On: Roundheads & Cavaliers (1996) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Slime Surfers & Jissom Monkeys (1996) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Heavy Bondage & Custard Creams (1996) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Tangerine Candyfloss & Herne Bay Rock (1996) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Bruce Willis & Robert De Niro Holding a Fish (1996) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Set It Off (1996)
Scream (1996)
Later after Stu is stabbed by Billy Loomis, Stu whines "I think I'm dyin' here, man." And in that same whiney tone, Mr. Orange says after being shot sitting in the backseat of a car, "I'm fucking dyin', man!"
The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #1.3 (1996) (TV Episode)
Expensive Video box set shown with accessories inside.
Phantasmagoria 2: A Puzzle of Flesh (1996) (Video Game)
Trevor mentions that he watched "Reservoir Dogs on Laserdisc" on his first date.
Blazing Force (1996) (Video)
Bang (1996) (Video)
The plot and execution of the film is blatantly copied from Reservoir Dogs
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert mentions the film in the segment about Steve Buscemi.
Beavis and Butt-Head: Nose Bleed (1997) (TV Episode)
While watching the Lordz of Brooklyn video "Saturday Night Fever," B&B say that the group is trying to be "House of Pain, the Beastie Boys, Goodfellas and Reservoir Dogs."
Goodnight Sweetheart: Come Fly with Me (1997) (TV Episode)
Film mentioned by Gary
Drive (1997)
The Waiter (1997)
ReBoot: Number 7 (1997) (TV Episode)
Straight from Al's Diner is a "Reservoir Ones" poster.
Birds of a Feather: Reservoir Birds (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
High Voltage (1997)
Game On: Palms, Pigs and Bad Debts (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Martin's Baby (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Marines and Vacuum Cleaner (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Crabs (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Laura (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Game On: Wedding Day (1998) (TV Episode)
The poster is seen
Saturday Night Live: Steve Buscemi/Third Eye Blind (1998) (TV Episode)
mention in the monologue
Following (1998)
There is a poster of this film in Bill's flat.
Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998) (Video Game)
One of the names you can choose as a porn star is "Mr. Pink"
Bayside Shakedown (1998)
reference
Blood II: The Chosen (1998) (Video Game)
movie poster on wall
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show: Honey, It's No Fun Being an Illegal Alien (1998) (TV Episode)
Amy makes reference to the sytle of clothing worn by the conspirators in this film.
The Last Days of the Board (1999) (TV Movie)
poster shown
V.I.P.: K-Val (1999) (TV Episode)
Val mentions the film.
Hey Arnold!: Big Gino/Jamie O in Love (1999) (TV Episode)
In one scene Sid, Gino and his gang re-enact the walking scene from Reservoir Dogs.
Barend en Van Dorp: Episode dated 2 April 1999 (1999) (TV Episode)
George Baker refers the fact his song "Little Green Bag" is used in this film.
Go (1999)
Kaizokuban Bootleg Film (1999)
dual gun scene homage, and later the cast (Buscemi et al.) is discussed
Random Acts of Violence (1999)
mentioned in dialogue
(Ó)eðli (1999)
Haukur mentions and acts out a sceen just like in Reservoir Dogs
All the Rage (1999)
A poster for this movie can be seen.
Let's Get Real! (1999) (Short)
The thief is a reference to the criminals in Reservoir Dogs.
Scream 3 (2000)
Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange (2000) (TV Movie)
Sam Mendes points out the clear parallel between the scene where the droogs walking in slow motion along the river path and the opening credits sequence in Reserviour Dogs.
Interview (2000)
Road Trip (2000)
Amores Perros (2000)
Snatch. (2000)
Opening Discussion
In July (2000)
Shot from a trunk which appears to contain a body
Hollywood Goes to Hell (2000) (TV Movie)
Angel: First Impressions (2000) (TV Episode)
Cordelia says Gunn should act less like Michael Madsen in Reservoir Dogs
Chasing Kevin (2000) (Short)
Sugar & Spice (2001)
The Last Kiss (2001)
poster in house
Love Bites (2001)
The Simpsons: Trilogy of Error (2001) (TV Episode)
The same story told from the view-points of different characters. Also, both feature severed appendages (ear and thumb).
Braccati (2001) (Short)
for the state of siege
Max Payne (2001) (Video Game)
The Parole Officer (2001)
The scene where the gang enters the city hall dressed in suits is a parody of the film poster.
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
In the scene right before they enter the "Good Will Hunting 2" set, you can obviously see the "Dogs" and Marvin Nash walking down the street.
Lammbock (2001)
Kai wants to use the alias "Mr Pink" at the AIDS test because it's a cool character from a movie only few people know.
Joy Ride (2001)
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
sign on Roz's window says "it's my way or the highway."
Angel: Billy (2001) (TV Episode)
When Cordy is standing over Billy, holding the crossbow in her hand, the shot closely resembles the famous shot of Mr. White standing over Mr. Pink
Massive Attack: Eleven Promos (2001) (Video)
in the karmacoma video the band is playing thieves, one of them is shot in the gut, much like Mr. Orange in Reservoir Dogs
Samurai Jack: Jack and the Gangsters (2001) (TV Episode)
Mr. Pibbles (who looks like an animate steve buscemi) claims he doesn't like his name and wishes it were cooler
Reservoir Wolves (2001) (Short)
short version featuring deaf actors
S' agapo - M' agapas: Episode #1.41 (2001) (TV Episode)
dialogue
Big Trouble (2002)
Sigurna kuca (2002) (Short)
Make It Big (2002)
Homage to warehouse stand off in a school gym.
Having It Off: Reservoir Bobs (2002) (TV Episode)
title reference
Pulp Fiction: The Facts (2002) (Video)
The Class of '92 (2002) (Video)
Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (2002) (Video Game)
The second mechanic that the player meets asks the main character if he would drive across town to rescue a friend who had been shot. Once at the site of the bleeding friend, another mans puts the bleeding friend into the car's backseat and tells the player to drive to the hospital. During the drive to the hospital the bleeding man starts yelling in agony and the other man tries to comfort just like the scene in the beginning of Reservoir Dogs with Mr. Orange and Mr. White.
Dead to Rights (2002) (Video Game)
Home Movies: My Cheatin' Heart (2002) (TV Episode)
A mock poster is seen in the background
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
Uses the typical Quentin Tarantino in-the trunk shot. All of his movies are referenced.
Clone High: Film Fest: Tears of a Clone (2002) (TV Episode)
There is a an animated version of the Reservoir Dogs poster seen from 11:17 to 11:22
Analyze That (2002)
The way Vitti's gang is walking up as "actors"
Everwood: The Price of Fame (2003) (TV Episode)
same opening titles music and walking as a band
Madventures: U.S.A: Las Vegas (2003) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned in this episode.
How 'bout This (2003) (Short)
The movie is referenced
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown and is talked about.
Una de zombis (2003)
Similarity in scene
Give and Take, and Take (2003)
homage
Inside Troublemaker Studios (2004) (Video)
mentionned once
Today Was Thursday (2004) (Short)
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Kelis (2004) (TV Episode)
Poster in Jarret's room
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius: MaternoTron Knows Best/Send in the Clones (2004) (TV Episode)
The slo-motion walking scene was taken from the movie Reservoir Dogs
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Shaun says "Stop pointing that gun at my mum" and the Mexican standoff.
The Making of 'Kill Bill: Volume 2' (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Straight Blade, Knee-cap pain comment
Man on Fire (2004)
A man's ear is cut off during a torture scene
Michael Blanco (2004)
Michael Blanco and Reservoir Dogs share an identic location shot in the same way: The Belmont Tunnel in downtown LA.
'Pulp Fiction' on a Dime: A 10th Anniversary Retrospect (2004) (TV Movie)
Yeskel mentions her work on the film
Entourage: Talk Show (2004) (TV Episode)
poster seen
Legend of Siren: Erotic Ghost (2004)
poster seen on car
Night of the Living Dorks (2004)
Movie poster in Philip's room
Delusions of Grandeur (2004) (Video)
Opening and Walk to wait in line is a take on Reservoir Dogs.
Film Geek (2005)
Scotty mentions it.
Talk the Talk (2005) (Short)
First line spoken by Gangster
Gilmore Girls: Pulp Friction (2005) (TV Episode)
Several students at the Quentin Tarantino party dress as characters from the film.
Still Swingin' (2005) (TV Movie)
Title referenced.
Early Retirement (2005) (Short)
The Nephew's suit
Le divan vert (2005) (Video)
Dialogue
En la cama (2005)
mentioned once
Czas surferów (2005)
The three thugs discuss the movie they have just seen at the cinema - there's also a big poster of Tarantino's cult film.
Le petit lieutenant (2005)
There is a film poster hanging on the wall of the police station.
Nip/Tuck: Momma Boone (2005) (TV Episode)
like in "Reservoir Dogs" the song "Stuck in the Middle with You" is played during a human is cut off (in "Reservoir Dogs" ears were cut off, here breasts were cut off), shortly after that the new doctor comes in, his name is Quentin, the director of "Reservoir Dogs" is Quentin Tarantino.
Land of the Dead: A Day with the Living Dead (2005) (Video)
A poster can be seen in one of the rooms.
After the End (2005) (Short)
"Is it bad?" "As opposed to good?"
The Red Green Show: The Folk Art Convention (2005) (TV Episode)
Winston Rothschild mentions the film during his Septic Sucking Service ad
Gun (2005) (Video Game)
Magruder cuts off Reverend Reed's ear off just like Mr. Blonde cuts off Marvin Nash's ear. Even the camera pulling away from the actual cutting and you can only hear the person getting their ear off screaming. Also they both use a shaving knife.
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Cheap (2005)
poster seen in Max's office
Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil (2006) (Video)
''lets go to work.''
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.92 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Take This Category Last!!" category
Art School Confidential (2006)
the poster to this movie is in jeromes dorm room
Ideal: The Landlord (2006) (TV Episode)
when looking at himself in the mirror, wearing a suit, Moz says he looks "like a 'Reservoir Dogs' balloon."
A New Wave (2006)
robbery notes mention Mr. Black/title mentioned
Sigillet (2006) (Short)
Quotes the "tip"-conversation
Hitman: Blood Money (2006) (Video Game)
When you enter the theatre during the mission, "Death of a Showman", a gangster is interogating/torturing a bound and gagged lawyer. If you wait long enough to kill the gangster, the lawyer is burned alive. If you kill the gangster before he torches the lawyer, you will see the lawyer's right ear has been hacked off.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.200 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Indie 5" category
The Footy Show: Episode #13.24 (2006) (TV Episode)
A panelist comments that Nathan Brown's hairstyle makes him look like someone from Reservoir Dogs.
I Land in the Sun (2006) (Short)
movie poster visible in background at Dan's apartment
Employee of the Month (2006)
poster in Zack's room
Easy Skanking (2006)
Sabrina references it.
This Hollow Sacrament (2006) (Video)
In a tense scene, a man is tied to a chair and "Stuck in the Middle" a la Resevoir Dogs and is tortured as homage to Tarantino
Law & Order: Criminal Intent: Weeping Willow (2006) (TV Episode)
A character getting an ear sliced off is described by another character as "ripped off from Tarantino"
Hot Fuzz (2007)
The part where Nick Angel is in the trunk. The trunk is then opened and it is shown from Angel's view, then looks down on Angel from the openers point of view. In Reservoir Dogs when the trunk is opened with the cop in it, the camera is shown from the cops point of view, then looking at the cop. They are also both in the same position in the trunk.
Wages of Sin (2007)
Not only is one of the downed officers named Tarantino but there's several shots influenced by the film.
Ugly Betty: Icing on the Cake (2007) (TV Episode)
When Daniel takes Claire to a hotel room, Claire mentions she 'may as well be tied to a chair having her ear cut off'
I Want Candy (2007)
Lila mentions the film.
Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars (2007) (TV Movie)
Opening titles mimiced in last scene complete with instrumental version of 'Little Green Bag'
Grindhouse (2007)
The camera circles the girls at the table like in the opening of "Reservoir Dogs"
Death Proof (2007)
The diner conversation in the film's second half is a direct mirror of the opening scenes from Tarantino's debut film.
ITV - Formula One: 2007 European Grand Prix (2007) (TV Episode)
Martin Brundle mentions the film while talking to Quentin Tarantino on the grid
Daymaker (2007)
"was she all pissed off?"
Being Michael Madsen (2007)
stills shown from the set, mentioned a couple of times
Aspe: De verborgen agenda: Deel 1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen hanging in the police station near Mitch's desk
Aspe: De verborgen agenda: Deel 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen near Mitch's desk in the police station
Aspe: Schone schijn (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen in the police station
Aspe: Laatste Adem (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen in the police station
Aspe: Gestolen dood (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen in the police station
Aspe: Hoog spel (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen at the police station
Coupling: Gymnes alitheies (2007) (TV Episode)
The three guys immitate the gang members
Have I Got News for You: Episode #34.8 (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
jPod: Crappy Birthday to You (2008) (TV Episode)
At the end of the episode Kam Fong makes a phone call to a ''Mr. Pink''
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
When an officer is shot they'll lie on the floor and sometimes they moan similar words to the what Mr. White says to Mr. Orange in a scene from this.
Dead on Arrival (2008)
One of the characters says lines from this film and the sequence refers to the action in the original
The Wrestler (2008)
In the title sequence, a tag team undercard features the team of Mr. White and Mr. Pink.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Paddy's Pub: The Worst Bar in Philadelphia (2008) (TV Episode)
Tarantino trademark shot from inside the trunk of the car when Charlie kidnaps the writer.
Knight Rider: Knight of the Zodiac (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned by the felon calling himself Virgo
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.62 (2008) (TV Episode)
Included in a $4,000 question
QI: Film (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed as containing a Wilhelm Scream.
Gulaal (2009)
In Gulaal there are several homages to the Tarantino movie e.g. a kidnapped person being shot suddenly by someone not in the frame, the fictional brands of beers (Democratic & Republic), then someone getting shot in abdomen and surviving for quite a long time, etc.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
One Minutes (2009)
References iconic car trunk shot.
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
The scene where Don Ready pretends to be an autolister on the phone, he tells the customer they will ride around with her in the trunk and go up to the reservoir. In Reservoir Dogs, Officer Marvin Nash is put in a similar situation.
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #9.7 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Sonia Kruger in the opening segment.
Melrose Place: Pilot (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by character
The Big Box: Jigsaw (2009) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.20 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "How Singers Got Their Names"
Psych: Shawn Takes a Shot in the Dark (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn asks Garth, "What do I call you? Mr. Blond? Mr. Pink?"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Michael Jackson's This Is It/The House of the Devil/Gentlemen Broncos (2009) (TV Episode)
A man on the streets says his favorite dance scene comes from this movie
Defective Man! (2009)
"I'm fuckin' dying here! I can't believe that bitch killed me!"
Top Gear: Episode #14.5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeremy mentions it while tied to a chair
The Cinema Snob: The Body Shop (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions it.
Will You Cross the Skies for Me? (2010)
poster in the leading man's bedroom
NCIS: Jurisdiction (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by DiNozzo when they meet the CGIS Agents."Looks a little like Reservoir Dogs (1992) -- except you're cuter than Harvey Keitel"
Have I Got News for You: Episode #39.6 (2010) (TV Episode)
Chris Addison suggests that a clip of the Conservative cabinet walking down Whitehall looks like a bad remake of Reservoir Dogs.
At the Movies: Cannes Film Festival 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
In his introduction, David Stratton recalls interviewing Quentin Tarantino on the beach at Cannes for Reservoir Dogs.
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010) (Video Game)
Tychus during missions will sometimes say "are you going to bark all day?" referencing Mr. Blonde (Michael Madsen) in Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs
Dragonetti the Ruthless Contract Killer (2010)
The scene where 187 tortures Dragonetti while dancing and listening to music
A Cat in Paris (2010)
Costa's goons argue over their nicknames. Especially Mr. Potato's dislike of his nickname recalls Steve Buscemi complaining about being Mr. Pink.
Lie to Me: Double Blind (2010) (TV Episode)
The suit & tie Tim Roth wear are the same color and style as Reservior Dogs.
The Santa Claus Gang (2010)
Dressed like three Santa Claus, Aldo Giovanni e Giacomo exit a building on the notes of "Little Green Bags", clear homage to "Reservoir Dogs".
The Middle: Valentines Day II (2011) (TV Episode)
Frankie tells Brick how Mike took her to see "Reservoir Dogs" when they started dating and that she hated the movie.
¿Como se llamaba la pelicula? (2011) (Short)
Short film is inspired by this movie.
Who Do You Think You Are?: Steve Buscemi (2011) (TV Episode)
A still of Steve Buscemi in "Reservoir Dogs" is shown.
The Middle: Spring Cleaning (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Scream XXX: A Porn Parody (2011) (Video)
Title is referenced.
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Duke: "Are you gonna Bark all Day little doggy? Or are you gonna bite?"
Midnight Movie Review: Michael Madsen on Kill Bill and Reservoir Dogs (2011) (TV Episode)
they talk about the ear-cutting scene
Psych: Last Night Gus (2011) (TV Episode)
When the group arrives at the bar around the 14-minute mark, the music and the slow motion references the classic opening titles of Reservoir Dogs.
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
In the opening segment, after Geoffrey Rush jokingly suggests that he and Kate have gagged Margaret and David and gaffered them to a couple of chairs in the dressing room, he compares it to Reservoir Dogs.
Jerry Powell & the Delusions of Grandeur (2011)
Jerry Powell makes a comment that he and his fellow thieves should know little of each other like in Reservoir Dogs.
Black's Game (2012)
Tarantino-style shot from inside the car trunk
The Cinema Snob: Mother's Day 2010 (2012) (TV Episode)
"...your re-enactment of Reservoir Dogs looks a little trashy."
Bad Education: Self-Defence (2012) (TV Episode)
The theme tune plays as Alfie's class enters the cafeteria.
The Unholy Manipulator (2012) (Short)
Re-enacts ear-cutting scene.
Zuloak (2012)
Title is mentioned
The Cinema Snob: Silent Night, Deadly Night III: You Better Watch Out (2012) (TV Episode)
executive produced by Monte Hellman
The Graham Norton Show: Quentin Tarantino/James McAvoy/Alan Davies/Emeli Sandé (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham during the opening monologue, and also by Quentin.
Foul Play (2013) (Short)
The two protagonists are "Mr. Blue" & "Mr. Orange"
Don't Be an Asshole (2013) (Short)
Poster featured prominently in background
A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
Signature shot of a point of view from inside the trunk of a car.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Set Up (2013) (TV Episode)
"And because the director wanted to do"
Drinking Buddies (2013)
Mentioned by Kate in conversation with Luke.
Family Weekend (2013)
Lucy dresses and acts like characters from the movie, including the ear cutting scene
Ray Donovan: New Birthday (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.137 (2013) (TV Episode)
Kathy Griffin says she dated Quentin Tarantino after the film came out
Two Pieces (2013) (Short)
Title is referenced
Grand Theft Auto V (2013) (Video Game)
In the mission 'Monkey Business', Martin Madrazo is seen with a bandaged, and presumably missing, ear. In the mission 'The Wrap Up', there is a Mexican stand-off between several government agents. In the C ending 'The Third Way', Michael and Trevor have their guns trained at each other before Franklin interjects. There is also a trunk-shot in the same mission.
Parks and Recreation: Filibuster (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie buys Ben a "Reservoir Dogs"-themed birthday cake.
Lilyhammer: The Island (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentions "Mr. Pink", etc.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.42 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that when Quentin Tarantino first appeared on his show, it was as a human interest guest about him being the video store clerk who directed the film
Christmas Cruelty! (2013)
Hommage to Tarantino
Ticketer (2013) (Short)
One of the funeral directors wants to imitate a scene
Eretz Nehederet: Episode #11.3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Binyamin Ben-Eliezer mentions Mr. Pink and Mr. Brown
Psych: Cog Blocked (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus asks the restaurant hostess if she has a reservation under the name of Mr. Blonde, Mr. Brown, Mr. Pink, or Mr. White.
Film Speak: Episode #1.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
The film is discussed
BoJack Horseman: One Trick Pony (2014) (TV Episode)
Princess Carolyn mentions the film.
Teamo Supremo: Reservoir Frogs! (TV Episode)
title reference

Featured in 

Cinefile: Made in the USA (1993) (TV Movie)
a clip from this film is shown
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Siskel & Ebert: Villains: So Bad, They're Good (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Face (1997)
During the shootout in the street, you can hear very briefly a soundbite of Tim Roth's wailing early in 'Reservoir Dogs.'
Suicide Kings (1997)
Hollywood Goes to Hell (2000) (TV Movie)
Sugar & Spice (2001)
Pulp Fiction: The Facts (2002) (Video)
Jackie Brown: How It Went Down (2002) (Video)
clip shown
Charlie Rose: Quentin Tarantino 2003 (2003) (TV Episode)
A clip from each of Tarantino's films to date are shown.
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
I Love the '90s: 1992 (2004) (TV Episode)
Foootage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)
Clip included; editing analysed.
'Reservoir Dogs' Revisited (2005) (TV Special)
Clips of "Reservoir Dogs" appear throughout.
Czas surferów (2005)
Shown in a cinema in scene one.
Edge of Outside (2006)
excerpt
The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Rescues (2007) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown when Michael Madsen is mentioned
Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh (2008) (TV Movie)
Talked about, clips used.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Back-up Plan/The Losers/Paper Man (2010) (TV Episode)
"Homage or Stealing" segment.
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011)
A clip of the diner scene used as an example of an attempt to use a Denny's in a movie.
Special Collector's Edition: Especial redoblajes (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.14 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Propaganda (2012)
Clips shown and analysed
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 Film Directors (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips

Spoofed in 

Reservoir Bitches (1994) (Video)
NileCity 105.6 (1995) (TV Mini-Series)
Swingers (1996)
Percy tårar (1996) (TV Mini-Series)
The Simpsons: Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala-Annoyed-Grunt-cious (1997) (TV Episode)
Itchy and Scratchy episode "directed" by Quentin Tarantino spoofs the ear cutting scene from Reservoir Dogs
Plump Fiction (1997)
Frogger (1997) (Video Game)
Level entitled "Reservoir Frogs"
Two's a Mob (1998)
Spoofs the ear-cutting scene from this film.
Red Dwarf: Back in the Red: Part 2 (1999) (TV Episode)
The gang walk to the song "Little Green Bag"
Spaced: Gatherings (1999) (TV Episode)
The gun stand-off scene is spoofed.
Coupling: Sex, Death & Nudity (2000) (TV Episode)
slow motion walking down street before funeral
Lenny Henry in Pieces (2000) (TV Series)
Conker's Bad Fur Day (2001) (Video Game)
Reservoir Wolves (2001) (Short)
Spoof of "Reservoir Dogs" with Sign Language
Frankenström (2001) (Video)
Slow motion walk at Aapo' house.
Greg the Bunny: The Singing Mailman (2002) (TV Episode)
In one scene, many of the principle characters are walking outside wearing sunglasses walking to the same music from the credit sequence to Reservoir Dogs. Seth Green even mimics Quentin Tarantino's face.
Gay Propaganda (2002) (Short)
the segment features all-female characters
Madventures: U.S.A: Las Vegas (2003) (TV Episode)
The presenters spoof the diner scene from Reservoir Dogs
Bugi Fiction (2003) (Video)
Mexican standout between Bugilanca-Sal Cabone- Freud and Ninjas.
How 'bout This (2003) (Short)
The movie is spoofed
Men Suddenly in Black (2003)
The iconic point-of-view shot from inside the car trunk is recreated in a scene.
Operation Dance Sensation (2003) (Video)
endfight
Sledge (2003) (Short)
Warehouse beating, torture
Dead Scared (2004)
The scene where they walk to the car is a parody of the opening credits scene of Reservoir Dogs
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Scene re-enacted
Camping sauvage (2004)
The film features a spoof of the beginning of Reservoir Dogs
Goreinvasión (2004) (Video)
The scene in the warehouse with all the characters with the guns is a spoof of Reservoir Dogs
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
"Reservoir Dregs" is written on a movie theater.
My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
They spoof the part where all the guys are walking out of the cafe and to their cars with the cool music playing.
Preaching to the Choir (2005)
the record producer and his group walk in slow-motion down the street together except for the fat guy in the back who can't get in front
Church Ball (2006)
during slow-motion walk down hallway, someone trips and makes everyone else fall
Big Bad Wolves (2006) (Short)
The gangsters are directly inspired by the opening breakfast diner scene from the famous Tarantino movie.
The Simpsons: Jazzy & The Pussycats (2006) (TV Episode)
Lisa and the animals walking down the street while "Little Green Bag" plays in the background
Employee of the Month (2006)
four guys walk down the middle of the aisle in slow-motion, one of them can't see where he's going and starts to turn the wrong way
Frisky Dingo: Pimp My Revenue (2006) (TV Episode)
Sequence from 'Some Like It Krunked' is an almost exact replication of a scene from this film.
Chili Con Carnage (2007) (Video Game)
Man set to torture kill you says "You like K Sanchez Mega Mariachi Sounds? It's my personal favorite!" presses play, and proceeds to dance "Mr. Blonde" style until you kill him
St. Trinian's (2007)
when the girls slo-mo walk together
CollegeHumor Originals: If Other Directors Made the Social Network (2010) (TV Episode)
'Quentin Tarantino's The Social Network' is a direct parody of Reservoir Dogs.
Just Go with It (2011)
the slow-mo walk
Bridesmaids (2011)
when the women slo-mo walk onto the plane
Rezervoir Doggs (2011) (Video)
Porn spoof of the movie.
Laugh at My Pain (2011)
The "Plastic Cup Boyz" segment is a parody of Reservoir Dogs
Bob's Burgers: Moody Foodie (2012) (TV Episode)
bob takes the food critic hostage and re-enacts scenes from Reservoir Dogs
Lenin Tatatino (2013) (Short)
Parody
Dead Men Show No Smiles (2014) (Short)
Mexican standoff gun fight, scene where Dave dances to Stealers Wheel song like Mr. Blonde does.

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