The Wrong Trousers (1993) Poster


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A Grand Day Out (1989) (Short)

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A Close Shave (1995) (Short)

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Psycho (1960)
Feathers McGraw believes himself to be a chicken, just as Norman Bates believes to be his mother. The way that the scenes are structured is largely based on Hitchcock style.
Gremlins (1984)
Creature Comforts (1989) (Short)
The puma/jaguar from this short is visible in the museum.
A Grand Day Out (1989) (Short)

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ReBoot: Identity Crisis: Part 2 (1995) (TV Episode)
Feathers McGraw surprises Dot and then Phong looks through the eye-holes in the Dog food box
Toy Story (1995)
The moving-van chase scene at the end of the film was partially inspired by the toy train chase scene from The Wrong Trousers
A Close Shave (1995) (Short)
"Feathers was here" can be seen in Gromit's prison cell
ReBoot: Return of the Crimson Binome (1997) (TV Episode)
Feathers McGraw appears in the prison.
ReBoot: Web Riders on the Storm (1997) (TV Episode)
Feathers McGraw appears during the Mare's hull breach.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Diabolik (1999) (TV Episode)
Servo: "He needs Wallace's trousers."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Merlin's Shop of Mystical Wonders (1999) (TV Episode)
Mike: It's the Wallace method for going down to breakfast.
Chicken Run (2000)
Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do (2003) (TV Movie)
Wallace is mentioned in the Jacko spoof sketch
Finding Nemo (2003)
The seagulls are Modeled after the evil penguin.
Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo (2003) (Video Game)
Includes a few parodies from the short film.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Talked about
Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05 (2005) (TV Movie)
Reference to Wallace and Gromit
Peep Show: Jeremy's Broke (2008) (TV Episode)
Using Johnson's credit card, Jeremy buys a Wallace & Gromit compilation DVD ("3 Cracking Adventures") featuring this film.
Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures: Fright of the Bumblebees (2009) (Video Game)
The automatic lawnmower resembles the techno trousers.
Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures: The Last Resort (2009) (Video Game)
A box of the same spare toy train tracks from this short can be seen in the basement.
Brief Film Reviews: The 2009 Nominees for Best Animated Short (2010) (TV Episode)
Mr. Coat says "A Matter of Loaf and Death" is not on the level of brilliance of this short.
Nostalgia Critic: Flubber (2010) (TV Episode)
Listed among the other films that have a breakfast serving machine similar to the one in Flubber.
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Elves put down model train tracks in the opening montage like Gromit
Have I Got News for You: Episode #43.9 (2012) (TV Episode)
The film is featured in the odd one out round.
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Gore Verbinski has said that the toy train sequence in the Wallace & Gromit adventure was an influence on railroad action scenes in The Lone Ranger.
The Mirror (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode dated 10 December 1994 (1994) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Stop Motion (1999) (TV Episode)
Jakob Steggelmann mentions the film + clip shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #25.14 (2001) (TV Episode)
VHS/DVD release reviewed + footage used
The 100 Greatest Kids TV Shows (2001) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
Animated Century (2003) (TV Movie)
A clip of this short was shown in this documentary.
Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo (2003) (Video Game)
Clips of this short are unlockable in the game.
Chaplin Today: City Lights (2003) (TV Short)
clips shown
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
Zomergasten: Episode #20.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this short film is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Chairman of the Board (2010) (TV Episode)
Shows clip of Wallace's wake-up machine
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Aardman (2014) (TV Episode)
Short is talked about, clips shown.
The Paul Behragam Talk Show: "Balto 3" R&T Part 11 (2015) (TV Episode)
A clip of Feathers McGraw flying was shown in a music video.
A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman (2015) (TV Movie)
excerpts shown


The Lodger (1927)
Topkapi (1964)
The heist-scene is mimicked

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