Training Day (2001) Poster



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King Kong (1933)
The Brady Bunch (1969) (TV Series)
The Godfather (1972)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Ricochet (1991)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
When Hoyt is playing cards with the Latino gang members, Smiley references Raymond Cruz's character as "Sniper". Sniper also has a tattoo depicting a scope view of a human target. Raymond Cruz also played an elite sniper in Clear and Present Danger.
Half Baked (1998)
The Corruptor (1999)
The Hurricane (1999)
Blue Streak (1999)
Three Kings (1999)

Referenced in 

Narc (2002)
Saturday Night Live: Ian McKellen/Kylie Minogue (2002) (TV Episode)
Dame Maggie Smith predicts that Denzel Washington will win Best Actor at the Academy Awards
Dead to Rights (2002) (Video Game)
Dark Blue (2002)
Out of Time: Crime Scene (2004) (Video)
mentionned once
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
High Chaparall: Robert Englund (2004) (TV Episode)
You can see this movie in Robert Englunds DVD collection
The Making of 'Man on Fire' (2004) (TV Short)
mentioned once
King of the Hill: Stressed for Success (2004) (TV Episode)
Bobby lists movie with Denzel Washington
Beef II (2004) (Video)
The soundtrack album is shown.
Vengeance Is Mine: Reinventing 'Man on Fire' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Harsh Times (2005)
The character of Letty in Harsh Times is the same as in Training Day. And Samantha Esteban played both parts.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.60 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Hey! Take My Picture!" category
Shooting the Police: Cops on Film (2006) (TV Movie)
Film referenced.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.227 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Actors & Actresses" category
Hard Luck (2006) (Video)
talked about
Destroy All Humans! 2 (2006) (Video Game)
Crypto shouts, "King Kong ain't got nothing on me!"
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Boondocks: Ballin' (2007) (TV Episode)
"King Kong ain't got nothing on me"
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Poster is shown.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #14.23 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during interview with Will Smith.
Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
Leroy calls Madea a gangster and says "King Kong ain't got nothin on her,' a dual reference to King Kong and Training Day.
You Know What's Bullshit: Hotel TV's (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed on the hotel TV's movies on demand channel.
Cleanflix (2009)
Onscreen crawl of movies edited by Cleanflix
The Making of Plus One (2010)
George Clooney lookalike mentions it to Dave.
Richard Roeper & the Movies: From Paris with Love (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper compares of "From Paris with Love" to "Training Day"
Cop Out (2010)
Paul quotes from it in the interrogation room
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper: "From the director of 'Training Day', it's 'Brooklyn's Finest'"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Alice in Wonderland/Stolen/Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Matt Sameck says the director of "Brooklyn's Finest" also directed this movie
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Despicable Me/The Kids Are All Right (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen says the director of "Brooklyn's Finest" directed this movie
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010) (Video Game)
Mission achievement titled " Traning Day" after the film of the same name.
Southland: Cop or Not (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
The Office: Training Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
After stomping on a shrunken pigcop, Duke said "King Kong ain't got shit on me!".
Law & Order Goes West (2011) (Video)
Mentioned by Leif Tilden.
The Grey (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue
Saturday Night Live: Kevin Hart/Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Kevin Hart's opening monologue
The Heat (2013)
When interrogating Tatiana, Ashburn asks Mullins if this is "Training Day"
Franklin & Bash: Shoot to Thrill (2013) (TV Episode)
Pindar mentions the movie, imagining himself as one of its characters.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Slump (2013) (TV Episode)
Amy mentions "Training Day" as one of her top 3 cop movies.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Old School (2013) (TV Episode)
Jake tells Brogan he has stories that would make Training Day look like Super Troopers.
Saturday Night Live: Lady Gaga (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Spotlightz!" sketch
Ride Along (2014)
Quoted in the dialogue
Psych: Cog Blocked (2014) (TV Episode)
Shawn to Gus: "Easy there, Denzel. More 'Mighty Quinn,' little less 'Training Day.'"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.23 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the movie by name.
Herbert (2014) (Video)
Jeopardy!: Episode #30.191 (2014) (TV Episode)
Detective Alonzo Harris is referenced in clue in "Actors' Roles" category
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.126 (2014) (TV Episode)
The phrase "training day" is used in reference to Denzel Washington.
The Graham Norton Show: Denzel Washington/Gemma Arterton/Peter Capaldi/George Ezra (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham in his opening monologue when he talks about Denzel Washington
Wait, Wait, Don't Kill Me (2015)
Title is Referenced


Farm Foolery (1949) (Short)

Featured in 

The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
Alonzo Harris is #50 on the "Villains" list.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Denzel Washington.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.75 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Denzel Washington films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.95 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Eva Mendes films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.24 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Denzel Washington films
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Denzel Washington gets an honorable mention, clips shown
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during Jay Smith's segment
Keep the Clubs Swingin' (2014) (Short)
Features fotage from Training Day

Spoofed in 

Chappelle's Show: Episode #2.12 (2004) (TV Episode)
Wayne Brady makes Dave take PCP in the same manner as Alonzo does to Jake
Delivery (2004) (Short)
the whole film is a parody of Training Day
Robot Chicken: Squaw Bury Shortcake (2007) (TV Episode)
"King of the Monsters" is a parody of this film.
Blue Mountain State: Training Day (2011) (TV Episode)
When Alex goes on a ride-along with Thad
Training Day: A XXX Parody (2011) (Video)
Porno spoof of the Oscar-winning film.
Le Squatch: Master Criminal 2.0 (2014)
The Godzilla aint got nothing on me scene is spoofed

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