What Dreams May Come (1998) Poster


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Peter Pan (1953)
When Chris goes to the city in Heaven where people are flying around, watch for characters from "Peter Pan" (Wendy, Michael, John) and "Mary Poppins" (Mary Poppins) among the people flying.
Mary Poppins (1964)
See trivia entry regarding flying people.
Heavy Metal (1981)
Highlander (1986)
Hook (1991)

Referenced in 

Godzilla: The Series: What Dreams May Come (1998) (TV Episode)
episode title
The Cell (2000)
Each dream, each memory, each corner of the mind (alive or not) is like a painting, a work of art.
Wet Dreams May Come (2000) (Video)
Title reference
Koi... Mil Gaya (2003)
The overcolored palettes during some of the sequences (particularly the songs) is influenced by this film.
Prison-A-Go-Go! (2003)
Prison inmates are tortured by being forced to watch this film.
American Dreams: What Dreams May Come (2004) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Howard Stern on Demand: Cuba Gooding Jr. (2006) (TV Episode)
Gooding talks about why he got the role
Baghead (2008)
movie on shelf
13 Hours in a Warehouse (2008)
Mentioned in conversation about Robin Williams
Family Guy: Brian's Got a Brand New Bag (2009) (TV Episode)
One of the unwanted DVDs singing "Someday".
Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction (2009) (TV Special)
Robin mentions a pornographic parody of the film
The Birthday Boys: Wet Dreams May Come (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 1/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
The 1998 Mighty Joe Young remake lost the Oscar for Best Visual Effects to this film.
The Exes: What Dreams May Come (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
No Sleep TV3: Classic Episode #3: "The Real World" Documentaries (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned as "killer pick" - recommended by convicted killer
The Cinema Snob: The Burning Hell (2016) (TV Episode)
"Well, someone hasn't seen What Dreams May Come."

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Memo to the Academy - 1999 (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Siskel & Ebert: Message in a Bottle/My Favorite Martian/Children of Heaven/Blast from the Past/God Said, 'Ha!' (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown in the segment on the Oscar snubs. Ebert praises the Academy for nominating its art direction, but wonders why "Babe: Pig in the City" (1998) didn't receive the same nomination.
Siskel & Ebert: That's Not All, Folks! (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Premio Donostia a Max Von Sydow (2006) (TV Special)
As part of Max von Sydow's filmography
WatchMojo: Top 10 Thought-Provoking Life After Death Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Chris Nielsen's spirit ranks at #5
Renegade Cut: What Dreams May Come (2017) (TV Episode)
movie is discussed and analyzed


Spoofed in 

Little Nicky (2000)

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