How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) Poster


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The Grinch (2000) (Video Game)


Nosferatu (1922)
When the Grinch does shadow play behind his curtain, he looks exactly like Count Orlock just before he dies.
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Grinch sings "Be it ever so heinous, there's no place like home". The phrase "There's no place like home" was originally spoken by Dorothy Gale when she returned to Kansas.
Backdraft (1991)
Apollo 13 (1995)
Scream (1996)
The Grinch's answering machine message: "If you utter so much as one syllable, I'LL HUNT YOU DOWN AND GUT YOU LIKE A FISH!"
Liar Liar (1997)

Referenced in 

Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000) (Video)
Title of this film appears on screen ("The Grinch").
'N Sync: 'Ntimate Holiday Special (2000) (TV Special)
Live & Kicking: Episode dated 2 December 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
Discussed during Jim Carrey's interview.
Nikki: The Cry Baby Who Stole Christmas (2000) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Shrek (2001)
The Sopranos: To Save Us All from Satan's Power (2001) (TV Episode)
During the discussion of how the legend of Santa's elves doling out punishment was stolen by Dr. Seuss as inspiration for the Grinch, they discuss Jim Carrey playing the role.
Rat Race (2001)
Big Fat Liar (2002)
LEGO Studios Backlot (2002) (Video Game)
One of the movies you have to guess when you find the picture of a sled, labeled "Rosebud".
King of the Hill: Stressed for Success (2004) (TV Episode)
Kelly Clarkson lists celebrities info
Arrested Development: Switch Hitter (2005) (TV Episode)
Maeby calls Jim Carrey "Grinch guy".
Saturday Night Live: Johnny Knoxville/System of a Down (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the The Couple That Should Be Divorced
Bones: The Man in the Fallout Shelter (2005) (TV Episode)
Hodgins accuses Brennan of being Grinch like. Incidentaly T.J. Thyne who plays hodgins appeared in How the Grinch Stole Christmas in a minor role as Stu Lou Who, one of Cindy Lou Who's older brothers.
Avid Merrion's XXXmas Special (2005) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Best Ever Christmas Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the items on the list
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Mentioned as one of the films Rick Baker did the make up and costumes for. Photo of Jim Carrey as the Grinch shown.
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
The Simpsons: Kill Gil, Volumes I & II (2006) (TV Episode)
The Grumble is a parody of the Grinch
Danuta (2007) (Short)
Danuta Parsons played an extra "The Grinch" and mentions it in this film.
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Jeffrey Tambor's likeness is used as a dart board by the humorously coloured title character (green Grinch, red Hellboy) in both films
The Reinactors (2008)
Hollywood Boulevard character appears as Grinch
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Despicable Me (2010) (TV Episode)
Hewy compares the movie to "Despicable Me"
Animation Lookback: Hanna-Barbera Part 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
A TV special that Chuck Jones made after his Tom & Jerry cartoons
Home and Away: Episode #1.5175 (2010) (TV Episode)
VJ references this in a conversation with Miles and refers to lead actor Jim Carrey as the title character
Mad: Da Grinchy Code/Duck (2010) (TV Episode)
Betty Lou Who mentions that Rotten Potatoes gave the movie a rotten grade.
AniMat's Reviews: Despicable Me (2010) (TV Episode)
AniMat compares "Despicable Me"'s story to this film.
Face Off: Switched and Hitched (2011) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Visionado obligado: Los asesinatos de mamá (2011) (TV Episode)
mencioned by Luis Posada
Lucky Christmas (2011) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by Mike.
Nostalgia Critic: Babes in Toyland (2011) (TV Episode)
To be reviewed next time, much to the Critic's chagrin.
Midnight Movie Review: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2011) (TV Episode)
the film of this episode
The Nostalgia Chick: The Lorax (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned when talking about novel-to-screen adaptations
Movie Nights: The Amazing Bulk (2012) (TV Episode)
"Where was that van driving to, Whoville?"
Face Off: Who's the New Who? (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Arrested Development: Flight of the Phoenix (2013) (TV Episode)
the narrator (Ron Howard, who directed the film) tells the story of Cinco de Cuatro in the rhyming style of Dr. Seuss
Arrested Development: The B. Team (2013) (TV Episode)
Crinch dolls in Ron Howard's building
Trailer Failure: A Madea Christmas (2013) (TV Episode)
T.J. doesn't think too highly of this movie
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.181 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions an alternate to the movie title if it was porn.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 18 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic discuss their lists of the best Christmas movies
Face Off: Ego Trip Abroad (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Nostalgia Critic: The Lorax (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic mentions the movie adaptation
Saturday Night Live: Jim Carrey/Iggy Azalea (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Jim Carrey's opening monologue
The Graham Norton Show: Jim Carrey/Jeff Daniels/Jude Law/Tamsin Greig/Nicole Scherzinger (2014) (TV Episode)
Jim Carrey talks about his makeup for this role
Comix from the Underground: Grinch Rule 34 (2014) (TV Episode)
Comix Scrutinizer refers to the Jim Carrey movie.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 23 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
title referred to by Adnan Virk and Danny Kanell
Nostalgia Critic: Can Hype Kill a Good Movie? (2015) (TV Episode)
"Remember when Jim Carrey's Grinch was everywhere?"
The Graham Norton Show: Chris Hemsworth/Ron Howard/Lily Tomlin/Kevin Bridges/Blake/Shirley Bassey (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham when introducing Ron Howard (as The Grinch)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Claire Danes/Ron Howard/Logic (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions that Ron Howard went through the full makeup process one day while directing the movie, out of sympathy for Jim Carrey
Ashens: Christmas Special 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
A promotional soft toy of Grinch by Pizza Hut is reviewed.
Nostalgia Critic: The Grinch vs. The Cat in the Hat (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic calls this 'bullshit'

Featured in 

'N Sync: 'Ntimate Holiday Special (2000) (TV Special)
Troldspejlet: Episode #24.14 (2000) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Tilbage til Abernes planet (2001) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film + clip shown
Spotlight on Location: The Making of 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' (2001) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: Who School (2001) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: Makeup Application and Design (2001) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: Seussian Set Decoration (2001) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: Visual Effects (2001) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Best Ever Christmas Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 12 Greatest Christmas Specials (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic considers the 2000 film inferior to the 1966 TV special.
Psych: The Polarizing Express (2010) (TV Episode)
While Tony Cox and Shawn are talking in the Psych office at the beginning of the episode, you can see the Grinch stealing presents outside of the main window in the front.
Nostalgia Critic: The Grinch (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Blockbuster Buster: The Cat in the Hat (2012) (TV Episode)
another live-action Dr. Seuss adaptation produced by Brian Grazer
Nostalgia Critic: The Top 11 Best Nostalgia Critic Moments (2012) (TV Episode)
His review of the film is a runner-up
Nostalgia Critic: The Cat in the Hat (2013) (TV Episode)
"He's not as good as Jim Carrey in The Grinch."
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Rick Baker: Monster Maker (2013) (TV Episode)
A replica of The Grinch is on display, the scope of the project and Jim Carrey's performance are discussed along with clips shown from the movie.
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet julespecial (2013) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at some of the must-see Christmas movies + clip shown
Greatest Ever Christmas Movies (2013) (TV Movie)
Number 7 in the Countdown


Hindenburg Disaster Newsreel Footage (1937) (Short)
When the Grinch burns down the town Christmas tree, and says "Oh the Who-manity."
Chariots of Fire (1981)
Theme plays while The Grinch competes in a sack race
Batman (1989)
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
When Max hands the Grinch a wrench while building the sled, he says "I asked for 3/4 not 5/8", referencing the moment when Future Doc meets Past Doc in the 2nd BTTF.
The Nasty Girl (1990)
A kid interviews people in her town about a topic nobody wants to remember.
Ransom (1996)
The Ice Storm (1997)
The key party scene is recreated with the Whos.

Spoofed in 

Scrubs: My Night to Remember (2007) (TV Episode)
clip of Dr. Cox dressed like the Grinch from this film
How It Should Have Ended: The Holiday Movie Special (2010) (TV Episode)
Holiday Movie parody
Studio C: Episode #3.10 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jim Carrey's characterization of the Grinch is spoofed in the Grinch sketch.
A Very SpaghettiBicycle Christmas Collab (2014) (Video)
The echo scene is spoofed in Kulu Otaku's segment.

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