Steel (1997) Poster



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The Wizard of Oz (1939)
One of the bad guys calls Steel "the Tin Man in steroids"
Superman (1941) (Short)
Irons has a Superman logo Tatoo and is called "Man of Steel". Steel is a DC Superhero spinned of the Superman series "Funeral for a Friend".
Soul Train (1971) (TV Series)
Sanford and Son (1972) (TV Series)
V (1983) (TV Mini-Series)
Some of the graffitti shown when Johnny is chasing the gang member who had been robbing the bank vault is in the language of the Visitors. Kenneth Johnson, the writer and director of this movie also created the V universe.
A Chorus Line (1985)
Air Force One (1997)
seen in newspaper ad

Referenced in 

Star Kid (1997)
David Cronenberg and the Cinema of the Extreme (1997) (TV Short)
Specifically mentioned by Alex Cox about upcoming summer movies
Doctor Dolittle (1998)
A child can be seen playing a Steel toy from the movie
Freddy Got Fingered (2001)
Character references in dialogue
Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003) (TV Movie)
The movie 'Steel (1997)' is referenced in this documentary
Film Geek (2005)
Poster is shown in a video store.
The Ring Two (2005)
When Rachel is looking through the video tapes at the fair, Steel is one of them
Requiem for Krypton: Making 'Superman Returns' (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in a video store.
F. (2007)
The subject of this documentary mentions this film
Nostalgia Critic: Theodore Rex (2010) (TV Episode)
The movie poster for "Steel" is shown briefly
Trailer Failure: Conan, Real Steel, and Final Destination 5 (2011) (TV Episode)
Kincaid is relived that Real Steel is not a sequel to this film
Nostalgia Critic: Simon Sez (2011) (TV Episode)
Image of Shaq from this movie was shown as an example of other movies with basketball stars.
Renegade Cut: Superheroes and Orson Welles (2013) (TV Episode)
Leon Thomas mentions it.
Workaholics: Timechair (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Daredevil (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned among bad comic book movies
Nostalgia Critic: Blade (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned as an epic fail
Best of the Worst: Pocket Ninjas, Cyclone, and Dangerous Men (2016) (TV Episode)
Much to Josh's annoyance, Rich proposes to watch the movie Steel


Batman Forever: The Arcade Game (1996) (Video Game)
Arcade cabnet can be seen at the arcade.

Featured in 

Nostalgia Critic: Steel (2009) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
Nostalgia Critic: It (2010) (TV Episode)
Referencing Beer Beer
Nostalgia Critic: The Dark Age of Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
"Sure, Iron Man 2 wasn't that hot, but it was a lot better than Steel."


Shaft (1971)
Richard Roundtee's character says he "likes the shaft" of the hammer he designed

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