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The English Patient (1996) Poster

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References 

Top Hat (1935)
Out of Africa (1985)

Referenced in 

Seinfeld: The English Patient (1997) (TV Episode)
Elaine reluctantly goes to see it a couple of times, and hates it.
Saturday Night Live: Mike Myers/Aerosmith (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Coffee Talk
Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow: "I apologize for 'Strange Days,' but I was really good in 'The English Patient.'"
The Nanny: You Bette Your Life (1997) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the movie by name.
Friends: The One with Joey's New Girlfriend (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
King of the Hill: The Son That Got Away (1997) (TV Episode)
Kahn thinks he'll die like The English Patient girlfriend.
Evgenios... agnoston loipon stoiheion (1997)
Poster outside a theater
Siskel & Ebert: Memo to the Academy (1997) (TV Episode)
Siskel and Ebert believe that Ralph Fiennes has a lock for an Oscar nomination.
20 Dates (1998)
Dawson's Creek: Boyfriend (1998) (TV Episode)
Joey: Look, I need to rent the English Patient.
Father Ted: The Mainland (1998) (TV Episode)
A character talks about how and why they like this film.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Werewolf (1998) (TV Episode)
"The Ford Ranger, official truck of 'The English Patient'"
Dog Park (1998)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Beauty and the Beasts (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the dialogue: "Every guy, from Manimal down to Mr. I-Love-The-English-Patient, has beast in him."
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: And the Sabrina Goes to... (1998) (TV Episode)
Sabrina says that while working on her invention for school she missed 61 showings of The English Patient on HBO.
The Book That Wrote Itself (1999)
talked about in the movie
Madonna: The Video Collection 93:99 (1999) (Video)
"Frozen" was inspired by this film
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Something Blue (1999) (TV Episode)
Willow: "'Cause you had your hands full with the undead English patient?"
Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies (2001)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Backflash (2002) (Video)
40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)
The dream sequence with Matt flying over a desert of breasts mimics the aerial desert dune scenes in The English Patient.
Dawson's Creek: Cigarette Burns (2002) (TV Episode)
Dawson compares the length of his student film to that of "The English Patient."
Yossi & Jagger (2002)
this movie is mentioned when talking about a man with burns on his face
Love Object (2003)
Kenneth rents the movie for him and his doll
Vagabond (2003)
character talks about this film
Peep Show: Warring Factions (2003) (TV Episode)
Jeremy says he watched a porn film with Toni, she later tells Mark it was The English Patient.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Freak Out (2004)
A customer at the video store chooses Stallone's Lock Up over The English Patient.
Pirated Copy (2004)
A DVD vendor recommends the film to a customer in a restaurant.
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
Clara Sheller: État secret (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Constant Gardener (2005)
The shot of Almasy seeing Madox off to his plane matches the shot in The Constant Gardener where he waves Tess and Arnold goodbye.
Zerophilia (2005)
" 'The English Patient' was my favorite movie too."
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.102 (2006) (TV Episode)
all Jeopardy! round category titles allude to Oscar winners for Best Picture, including "The English Patent"
House M.D.: Finding Judas (2006) (TV Episode)
House says: "...turns little girl into The English Patient"
The Tracey Fragments (2007)
movie on shelf in store
There's Something About... Morse (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Music by Gabriel Yared (2007) (Video)
clips used to illustrate composer's work
American Dad!: Big Trouble in Little Langley (2007) (TV Episode)
Bah Bah says the firework Stan lit up, the English Patient, "looks beautiful, but it takes a very long time for (an) unsatisfying payoff"
Hrysa koritsia: Episode #1.14 (2008) (TV Episode)
dialogue
House M.D.: Adverse Events (2008) (TV Episode)
Douglas tells Cuddy that she rented this movie
Parks and Recreation: The Camel (2009) (TV Episode)
Leslie says that the group mural is "our 'English Patient.'"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Contestant discusses various Ralph Fiennes films
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Being Human: Lia (2011) (TV Episode)
a character refers to this film as having elegance
Scream: The Inside Story (2011) (TV Movie)
Poster is shown.
Vino Veritas (2013)
The English Patient is mentioned in dialogue in Vino Veritas.
Film 2014: Episode dated 30 January 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ralph Fiennes talks about his role
Film 2014: Episode dated 5 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Peter Bradshaw when reviewing The Invisible Woman (2013)

Features 

Featured in 

The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997) (TV Special)
Fleadh Report (1997) (TV Movie)
discussed in documentary
Siskel & Ebert: Best of '96 (1997) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. Appears on Gene Siskel's list of ten best films of the year.
Film 2014: A Christmas Treat (2001) (TV Episode)
Reviewing on television
A Journey to 'Cold Mountain' (2003) (TV Movie)
clip shown
Super Secret Movie Rules: Tear Jerkers (2004) (TV Episode)
The show feutures clips from The English Patient
Babylonsjukan (2004)
Main character and her friend rents the VHS, short clip of the opening is later seen on ther tv.
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
60 Minutes: High Jinks/The Venom Hunters/The Dame (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a story on Lisa Robertson's affair with Ralph Fiennes.
20 to 1: Scandals & Sensations (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips of Ralph Fiennes shown in a segment on his affair with flight attendant Lisa Robertson.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.30 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during a montage of Colin Firth's films
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: From Paris with Love/Dear John/Frozen (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen's Secret Movie Confession.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
"Hairy Chests" segment
Film 2014: Episode dated 30 January 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage shown

Spoofed in 

The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #2.1 (1997) (TV Episode)
"The Toy Patient" - spoof re-enacted with soft toys.
Animaniacs: Hooray for North Hollywood: Part 2 (1998) (TV Episode)
Dot parodies Katharine Clifton in their film "Hooray for North Hollywood".
The Footy Show: Back to the 80's (2006) (TV Episode)
The team present a skit in which Doug Hawkins plays the patient.
Borat (2006)
When Borat is in the bath, in a shot reminiscent of The English Patient, music that sounds like that film's soundtrack plays.
The Footy Show: The 500th Footy Show (2011) (TV Episode)
A skit in which Doug Hawkins plays the title character is shown.

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