The Frighteners (1996)
Mrs. Lynskey is made up to resemble the evil stepmother.
Shot of Frank Bannister peering through a hole in a door is a reference to the 'Here's Johnny' shot.
Jim Fyfe also played one of the ghost Scoleri brothers
A picture of Kate Winslet and Melanie Lynsky as Juliet Hulme and Pauline Parker is featured on the box of a video about famous killers.
The law officer who claims to be an FBI agent has make-up, hairstyling and costume (not to mention personality) identical to the megalomaniac Jeffrey Combs FBI agent in Peter Jackson's THE FRIGHTENERS.
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film by name
The ghosts' real forms are them in a blue light that is like the ghosts in The Frighteners.
In Silent Hill 4 and The Frighteners, there is a ghost that comes out of the wall but still has the same texture as the wall. Also they both have the plot of a serial killer carving numbers into their victims.
Steve distracts Dan Vebber by burning a pair of underwear that Peter Jackson wore while editing this movie.
Video case is shown.
The ghosts that Norman sees have a bright color on them to show they are ghosts.
When describing the appearance of a Time Wraith, Cisco asks Barry if he has ever seen The Frighteners (1996).
Clips and film is discussed/reviewed
"When you have rejects from The Frighteners around every corner..."
Footage from the movie is shown in conjunction with "making of" footage.
Clips from the movie are featured throughout the show
Clips from this movie are shown at some point
During interview with Peter Jackson clip is shown
R. Lee Ermey plays the ghost of a shouting U.S. Marine sergeant and a number of his lines are taken from this.