Bottle Rocket (1996) Poster



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Remake of 

Bottle Rocket (1994) (Short)


Touch of Evil (1958)
My Life to Live (1962)
Pinball machine scene
The Graduate (1967)
Zorro (1975)
Miami Vice (1984) (TV Series)
Dignan's line "Ain't no trip to Cleveland" was one of Sonny Crockett's catchprases on this show. This is mentioned in the DVD commentary.

Referenced in 

Rushmore (1998)
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode dated 23 September 1999 (1999) (TV Episode)
Discussed during the Roger Ebert interview.
HBO First Look: 'Blue Streak': Inside & Undercover (1999) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Zoolander (2001)
10-Speed (2001) (Short)
Bandits (2001)
Twelve Steps Outside (2002)
The writers were heavily influenced by Wes Anderson's story of a couple of kind-hearted losers.
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Dinner for Five: Episode #2.10 (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
One of the closing shots of footage is of Steve and Ned pointing off into the distance. This image is nearly identical to the picture used on the cover of the film Bottle Rocket, also by Wes Anderson.
American Dad! (2005) (TV Series)
In the episode "Buck, Wild" Steve Smith goes hunting with his father Stan and Stan''s boss Deputy Director Bullock. Steve reluctantly shoots a deer and feels awful about it. Young Steve vows to raise two orphaned deer and teaches them to defend themselves against humans. Steve names his surrogate deer children Dignan and Apple Jack which are two characters from Wes Anderson''s debut film "Bottle Rocket."
Robots (2005)
"Ca-caw" signal
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "Halloween Fairstival", Homsar's Halloween costume is of Kumar and even says the character's famous line, "I blew it, man! I just lost my touch."
Ugly Betty: In or Out (2007) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue -- Marc's "caa-caw"
Frownland (2007)
Copy of DVD on Sandy's shelf.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $4,000 question
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Fox says "And so it begins," in the same fashion and context as Dignan.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed as a movie directed by Wes Anderson
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.156 (2013) (TV Episode)
Owen Wilson says the first time he was on Jay's show was with his brother Luke to promote the film
A Wes Anderson Film (2015) (Short)
Nick's red jacket is a reference to Anthony's red jacket.
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
"Ca-caw" signal
Conan: Luke Wilson/Robert Kirkman/Sam Morril (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Conan when introducing Luke Wilson.

Featured in 

Spoofed in 

Spaced: Mettle (2001) (TV Episode)
Tim & Mike building their robot together in similar attire to the people in this film, the building scene also spoofs that of this film.

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