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Casablanca (1942)
At the end of the movie, Thibadeaux says, "Well, Mac, this looks like the end of a terrible friendship," a takeoff on Captain Renault's line at the end of "Casablanca."
Goldfinger (1964)
Superman III (1983)
The Grifters (1990)
References the wire con - the idea of the slight delay in information moving between two stock exchanges around the world.

Referenced in 

My Family: Farewell to Alarms (2000) (TV Episode)
Nick talks about the laser scene in the film
The Score (2001)
Festival in Cannes (2001)
Poster Visible
Relic Hunter: All Choked Up (2001) (TV Episode)
Sydney's training sequence consisting of contorting her body between countless tripwires
Charmed: Charrrmed! (2004) (TV Episode)
In a scene Phoebe, dressed all black, acrobatically passes red lasers in order to steal an artifact.
Game K N B: Episode dated 28 November 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as answer in the semi-final round -- movies of Sean Connery from 1990 to present.
Breach (2007)
DVD case is seen
Psych: Shawn (and Gus) of the Dead (2008) (TV Episode)
Gus says this is like watching Entrapment
Psych: Extradition: British Columbia (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn tells Gus, "I know you've seen 'Entrapment' at least 26 times."
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Three Words (2010) (TV Episode)
Chuck navigates his way through a red laser security field in the same manner as Gin in "Entrapment."
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Push Mix (2011) (TV Episode)
Morgan's use of yoga to get through a hallway full of lasers is a nod to Entrapment.
The Cleveland Show: The Way the Cookie Crumbles (2011) (TV Episode)
referenced by Cleveland
Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil (2011)
Granny navigates her way through a red laser beam security field.
The Simpsons: Homer Scissorhands (2011) (TV Episode)
At the Smithsonian, the Simpsons have to go through a field of red laser beams to reach the family couch.
The Simpsons: Replaceable You (2011) (TV Episode)
In the couch gag at the Smithsonian, the Simpsons have to pass through a red laser field to reach their couch.
The Biggest Loser: Episode #13.13 (2012) (TV Episode)
Buddy mentions the movie by name.
The Great Escape: Escape from the Tower (2012) (TV Episode)
Blue team mentions the movie during the laser beam challenge
Community: History 101 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jeff navigates through a laser field to claim one of the red balls.
The Story of the Swimmer (2014) (Video)
mentioned once

Featured in 

MythBusters: Crimes and Myth-Demeanors 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
Laser room scene used in 'Laser alarm' myth
20 to 1: Sexiest People (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Sean Connery.
Breach (2007)
Robert Hanssen (Chris Cooper) watches movie on laptop computer at work.
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 01: Hottest Stars on the Planet (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Sean Connery.
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Sean Connery.
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 1: Sex on the Screen (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on the scene with Catherine Zeta-Jones dressed in black leather.
De wereld draait door: Episode #8.34 (2012) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones is shown.

Spoofed in 

Star Ballz (2001) (Video)
Scene is spoofed.
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Night Fox laser scene mimics Zeta-Jones Entrapment laser scene.
Doogal (2006)
duplicates laser grid scene
Sigillet (2006) (Short)
Lasers to be crossed during burglary, done elegantly by lady
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)
JB contorts his way through a laser grid in a comic imitation of Virginia Baker from Entrapment.
Get Smart (2008)
Spoof of Catherine Zeta-Jones' famous laser-room scene in "Entrapment"

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