The Game (1997)
A character makes an obscene reference to Captain Kangaroo as a metaphor
The white suit Van Orton wears in Mexico
autographed Linda Manz still on wall
James Darrell Edwards III birth certificate is same printout, slightly altered
Title on cinema marquee.
the same ending sequence while he was falling from the building
A still appears in the "New on Video" bumper. Thumbs down from Siskel; thumbs up from Ebert.
The station wagon in the parking lot of Lou's Tavern is the exact same car from Fincher's previous film, when James Rebhorn's character tranports Michael Douglas' character to the CRS building after the zoo (mentioned in director's commentary).
referenced by Angela during her presentation
Characters reference the film by name in dialogue.
George Lucas mentions this movie when talking about Michael Douglas
Ted says he has so much game, he's this movie.
man falling off something tall and landing on something inflatable at his surprise party
Video case is shown.
Although with a different unrelated script, this episode basically works as a homage to the movie's basic plot.
It is an option for a question of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?"
Mentioned by Liam.
Tyler Perry mentions some of David Fincher's films
Abel mentions movie by title and describes the basic plot.
Clips, Interviews, behind the scenes footage and scenes from the film
Music from "The Game" is beeing used throughout e.g. in the opening sequence and during the medical examination.
Clips shown in a segment.
The David Fincher film "The Game" is featured briefly in the beginning of the film