Hocus Pocus (1993) Poster



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The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Miss Gulch music is mimicked during the final confrontation.
Halloween (1978)
A child can be seen wearing a Michael Myers costume.
Saturday Night Live: Charlene Tilton/Todd Rundgren/Prince (1981) (TV Episode)
Charles Rocket tells Max "Watch your language!" alluding to Rocket's live tv swearing from this episode.
TRON (1982)
At the party at town hall, one of the party-goers is wearing a Tron costume.
Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
Three African American party guests resemble Crystal, Ronette, & Chiffon.
Hellraiser (1987)
Max has a skateboard with Pinhead on it in his room
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
A child can be seen wearing a Mrs. Potts costume.
Gypsy (1993) (TV Movie)
Bette Midler says "Hello Salem, my name is Winifred. What's yours?" spoofing "Hello world, my name is Rose, what's yours?" also said by Midler.

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Martin Lawrence/Crash Test Dummies (1994) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during David Spade's Hollywood Minute
Troldspejlet: Matinee (1994) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Matinee (1993)
Tiny Toons' Night Ghoulery (1995) (TV Movie)
Babs says this movie is playing on Plucky's flight.
Troldspejlet: Monkey Trouble (1995) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Monkey Trouble (1994)
Early Edition: Psychic (1997) (TV Episode)
Gary tells Claire that he "doesn't have time for" her "hocus pocus."
The Roseanne Show: Episode #1.31 (1998) (TV Episode)
Kathy Najimy mentions the film.
Son of the Mask (2005)
Magical being infiltrates a costume ball and uses supernatural powers to make all the partygoers part of an elaborate musical number.
Danika (2006)
DVD seen in The Good Guys store
Dead Teenagers (2007) (Video)
Poster Inside The Movie Theater
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Scary Godmother 1 & 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Hewy compares the Scary Godmother to Bette Middler
Bubble Puppy's Fin-tastic Fairytale Adventure (2012) (TV Movie)
The witch says 'Bubble, Bubble, I'm in trouble' just like the bus driver from the movie.
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teachers Tournament Semifinal Game 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Answer to question in Rhyming Movies category
Nostalgia Critic: The Wicker Man (2014) (TV Episode)
"He walks into the middle of the 'Hocus Pocus 2' auditions to see if he can get any answers".
Safety Dance (2014) (Video)
The witch segment was influenced by this film
Bob's Burgers: Dawn of the Peck (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Workaholics: Gayborhood (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Hocus Pocus (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Nostalgia Critic: Why Do We Holiday Too Early? (2015) (TV Episode)
picture of three cosplayers dressed as the Sanderson sisters
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.29 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "A Bette Midler Medley" category
Lorraine: Episode dated 31 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chi-Lan.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Who Needs Josh When You Have a Girl Group? (2016) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned in the song "Friendtopia".
Bette: A Method to Her Madness (TV Episode)
Bette says she's going to "live" and "become" the new role she's playing, so Oscar asks, "Like in that film Hocus Pocus, where you played that witch?"

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1993 (1994) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert's choice in the "Special Effects Fiascoes" category.
Hollywood vs. Religion (1994) (Video)
The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996) (TV Special)
The Women of Charmed (2000) (TV Movie)
A clip from the film is shown.
The Nostalgia Chick: Hocus Pocus (2008) (TV Episode)
Reviewed; clips shown.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cinema Cats (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown as a Runner Up
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Creepy Kids Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #6

Spoofed in 

Hocus Pocus XXX (2010) (Video)
Adult parody.
Nostalgia Critic: Hocus Pocus (2015) (TV Episode)
many characters and scenes are spoofed in this review
The Hillywood Show: Hocus Pocus Parody (2015) (TV Episode)

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