Mighty Joe Young (1998) Poster


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Remake of 

Edited into 

Scorcher (2002)
Uses shots from


Wagon Master (1950)
A poster of the movie is on display at the Grauman's Chinese Theater.
1941 (1979)
Towards the end, both movies featured destruction of the famous Hollywood Boulevard and the destruction of a ferris wheel.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
Dr. Ruth Young is a take on Dian Fossey.

Referenced in 

Smart Guy: It Takes Two (1999) (TV Episode)
Poster seen in theatre
Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000) (Video)
On theater marquee.
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
In order to save Gromit from falling, Wallace/were-rabbit (1) holds Gromit to his chest, (2) cushions the shock by landing on his back and then (3) appears to be dead until he wakes up. Mighty Joe Young saves the child on the Ferris wheel in just the same way.
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Mentioned as one of the films Rick Baker did the make up and costumes for.
Monster (2008) (Video)
guy mentions this movie
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Rick Baker: Monster Maker (2013) (TV Episode)
Baker's full-sized Joe gorilla is seen at the center of his display room.
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Gorilla (2013) (TV Episode)
Still from the film is shown.
Honest Trailers: Dragonball Evolution (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Saturday Night Live: Charlize Theron/The Black Keys (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Charlize Theron's opening monologue
Swamp People: Blood Brothers (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #21.11 (1999) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Hollywood's Top Ten: You're an Animal (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, clips show
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 1/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as a remake of the 1949 version, clips shown.
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 2/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ray Harryhausen makes a cameo in this film. Clip shown.

Spoofed in 

Idle Hands (1999)

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