Band of Brothers (2001 TV Mini-Series)
Movie the Soldiers are watching before the attack on Foy.
Shot of paratroopers in plane before jump is EXACTLY the same, including what (and in what order) the men are doing to occupy themselves (sleeping, lighting cigarette, praying with rosary, etc.)
Same war cinematography
Referenced by Jimmy Fallon's Mother
this is a "making of", so there are constant references to the series.
Talked about by Ron Livingston.
Tom Hanks (producer of BoB) recites the William Shakespeare passage from which the mini series took its name, but stops right before the line "We band of brothers".
Referenced by name
Several of our interviewees followed the division featured in the HBO miniseries
When Gary gets kicked off the bowling team he bends down and tell one of the other guys to rent "Band of Brothers".
Hank Yates tells his son, that he wants him to stop watching the show, smoking dope and playing video games all day.
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the tv-series in his review of Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway (2007) (VG)
In an interview with Gary Sweet, Warren Brown mentions that The Pacific is the sequel to Band of Brothers.
mentioned in by Holt
Mentioned by Seth on Weekend Update
Hodges refers to Nick, Greg, and Henry as "my band of brothers".
Mentioned by Crowley
Title is referenced
Jimmy and Logan Lerman shorty talk about Jimmy's role in this series; also Logan Lerman says he watched this series in preparation for his movie "Fury" (2014)
Easy Company is watching it in England before their jump into France
several scenes from the series are shown
broken window vanishes/rifle changes shoulder/rowing without oar/exploding tree doesn't explode
Clip used in review.
title is an obvious spoof of Band of Brothers/army theme