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Office Space (1999) Poster

(1999)

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Remake of 

Office Space (1991) (Short)

Spun-off from 

Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Series)

References 

Speed Racer (1967) (TV Series)
Kung Fu: Pilot (1972) (TV Episode)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Peter Gibbons:"Uh... I might be going away for a while" (Office Space, 1999) references Travis Bickle:"I might be going away for a while" (Taxi Driver, 1976)
Superman III (1983)
The computer scam the three heroes attempt is reffered to as "like in Superman 3".
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Tom's house has the iconic backyard from Edward Scissorhands
Falling Down (1993)
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) (TV Series)
Peter lives in Morningwood Apartments
The Net (1995)
Swingers (1996)
Crusade (1999) (TV Series)
Gary Cole's Earthforce Military Academy Ring appears in many scenes.

Referenced in 

Modern Marvels: Gadgets (2000) (TV Episode)
A TPS Report from Office Space is scanned in this episode.
My Chorus (2000) (Short)
Dinner for Five: Episode #1.4 (2002) (TV Episode)
Title appears on screen when Ron Livingston is in shot.
Old School (2003)
New Guy (2003)
Enter the Matrix (2003) (Video Game)
Fish Guys (2003) (Video)
the main characters constantly talk about and quote Office Space
The Simpsons: Hit & Run (2003) (Video Game)
Level title: "Office Spaced"
Bad Santa (2003)
Ajay Naidu, who was in Office Space, calls Billy Bob thornton "Ass-clown", which is one of the more memorable lines from Office Space.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Far Cry (2004) (Video Game)
"T.P.S reports cover sheet" quote in this game
City of Heroes (2004) (Video Game)
In Nemesis Automatons missions, the Automatons talk about needing those TPS reports.
King of the Hill: The Redneck on Rainey Street (2004) (TV Episode)
Plot aspects, TPS reports
Lost: Walkabout (2004) (TV Episode)
John Locke is asked about TPS reports by his boss. "Maybe he didn't see the memo..."
Film Geek (2005)
Video case and DVD are shown in a video store.
Still Swingin' (2005) (TV Movie)
Title referenced.
F.E.A.R.: First Encounter Assault Recon (2005) (Video Game)
TPS Reports are on desks in Interval 04.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 1 (2005) (Video)
In "The Interview", Homestar says, "Yeah, yeah, that'd be great," in imitation of Bill Lumbergh
Family Guy: The Father, the Son and the Holy Fonz (2005) (TV Episode)
Semi-regular "Family Guy" voice actor Gary Cole plays his "Office Space" character Bill Lumbergh who explains to Lois that she must eat at the kids table.
To Drop (2006) (Short)
Corporate Life
Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 27 October 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
In the Music Within review, Phillips mentions Ron Livingston is also in this film.
The Sarah Silverman Program.: Ah, Men (2007) (TV Episode)
Greg Pitts recreates his "Oh Face" bit
American Dad!: Office Spaceman (2008) (TV Episode)
title reference
Eagle Eye (2008)
Shown by Aria as one of the DVDs that Jerry has rented
The IT Crowd: Are We Not Men? (2008) (TV Episode)
Roy borrows Moss' red Swingline stapler
Robot Chicken: I'm Trapped (2008) (TV Episode)
A person said how much he hated this movie.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Youngblood #1 (2009) (TV Episode)
"Yeah, those TPS reports are a bitch."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Countdown: Part 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
"Yeah, those TPS reports are a bitch."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.10 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 question
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Working Stiffs (2009) (TV Episode)
This episode contains references to the movie "Office Space". Besides the cubicles in the office where the victim works, one character mentions that he has completed the "TPS reports". The boss is named Lombard; very close name to the boss Lumbergh in "Office Space".
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.58 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $200 clue in the category "Actresses' Roles"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $3,000 question
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Repo Men/The Bounty Hunter/The Runaways (2010) (TV Episode)
Ryan Downey says Jennifer Aniston was great in this movie.
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Along with starring Ron Livingstone, when the employee is fired at the beginning a coworker mentions that they "even took his stapler"
Weeds: Bliss (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Trip
15 Till Midnight (2010)
Office worker/Boss scene is a direct reference of "Lumberg"...
Shameful Sequels: Halloween 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
When Richard Riehle's character appears, Mike J refers to him as "the bloke from Office Space"
Justified: Save My Love (2011) (TV Episode)
Swingline Stapler seen in the episode that stars Stephen Root
Miles Away (2011) (Short)
Uncle Hank mentions that his father's coworker watched Office Space over and over before he snapped.
Tosh.0: Cheerleader Fail (2011) (TV Episode)
Quoted in dialogue
Arena (2011) (Video)
When the asian office worker is discovered watching the online show at work the boss says "About those TPS reports".
Fake Henrik Zetterberg: Drinks Tuesday (2011) (TV Episode)
The bar where "drinks tuesday" is held is called "Tchotchkes".
Breaking In: The Blind Sided (2012) (TV Episode)
Oz says Initech hired them
Shameful Sequels: Beethoven's 5th (2012) (TV Episode)
"A wacky stuck-up family with that bloke from Office Space."
Tosh.0: How to Flirt Guy (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
Ted (2012)
Ted uses a red swingline stapler to staple his ear back on.
Nostalgia Critic: The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2013) (TV Episode)
"That guy from Office Space" is on the Critic's "Horrible Pieces of Human Shit" list
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Psych: Office Space (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference, and Gus has a red Swingline stapler, just like Milton's
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark Schlereth lists his top 5 movies since 1986
The Badly Animated Adventures of Spider-Man (2013) (Video)
During Spider-Man's hallucination, Deadpool asks Peter Parker if he got the memo about putting the TPS reports on the cover sheets.
The Stanley Parable (2013) (Video Game)
One of the papers in the office area says "TPS report" as its head next to the Initech logo.
Oh That Grinch!: Office Space Oddysey (2013) (TV Episode)
The title
DVD-R Hell: Howard Cantour.com (2014) (TV Episode)
Brad borrows material from The Washington Post's review of this film.
The Lego Movie (2014)
The scene where Emmet talks about the Double-decker couch mirrors a scene in Office Space where Tom Smykowski talks about his jump to conclusions board.
Anime Abandon: Spawn (2014) (TV Episode)
"and not... Psychiatrist from Office Space guy."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Youngblood #6 (2014) (TV Episode)
"...and how he needs to do better with his TPS reports."

Features 

Kung Fu (1972) (TV Series)
Cops (1989) (TV Series)
Tetris (1989) (Video Game)
Peter plays this version of Tetris on his computer.

Featured in 

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 teaser for the next week's show.
I Love the '90s: 1999 (2004) (TV Episode)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
'Office Space': Out of the Office (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Best! Movies! Ever!: Restaurants (2006) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best restaurant scenes in films
Some Jerk with a Camera: The Country Bears (2011) (TV Episode)
Jerk mentions that one of the cops in Country Bears was in this movie.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.12 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during Nell Minow's segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of Michael struggling with an office machine included in Copy Cats segment
Brows Held High: Ken Park (2012) (TV Episode)
points out Richard Riehle in both films
Brows Held High: Shortbus (2012) (TV Episode)
Michael Bolton complaining about his implied namesake.
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Episode #1.11 (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip in montage of prison jokes.

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: I Dream of Jesus (2008) (TV Episode)
The scene where Stewie and Brian destroy the Surfin' Bird record spoofs the scene in Office Space where Peter, Michael, and Samir destroy the printer.
Oh That Grinch!: Office Space Oddysey (2013) (TV Episode)
The Grinch's boss is a spoof of Lumbergh
Dead Men Show No Smiles (2014) (Short)
iPhone smashing scene is like the scene where the guys destroy the fax machine in the field. The same music also plays.

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