Unbreakable (2000) Poster



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Adventures of Superman (1952) (TV Series)
Hawaii Five-O (1968) (TV Series)
The Dead Zone (1983)
Fearless (1993)
Teletubbies (1997) (TV Series)
Elijah asks a customer in his store, "Do you see any Teletubbies in here?"
Blade (1998)

Referenced in 

Amélie (2001)
Comic Books & Superheroes (2001) (Video)
References to events of the film and how they are influenced by comic books
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
Seen on movie marquee
Kenny vs. Spenny: Who Can Gain the Most Weight in One Week? (2002) (TV Episode)
Spenny loses the competition and has to tell the people at the movie theatre the ending to the movie
Making 'Signs' (2003) (Video)
For Always (2004)
David Dunne is a character in both films
High Chaparall: Robert Englund (2004) (TV Episode)
You can see this movie in Robert Englunds DVD collection
Michael Blanco (2004)
There is a frontal reference in Michael Blanco to one of the shots of Unbreakable (the television set shot upside down is a subjective shot of a guy watching the TV upside down - same process in both films (Unbreakable and Michael Blanco)
The Village (2004)
When Mr. Walker is teling Lucius that he is fearless after the elders read the note Ivy is sitting in a chair behind him. Everyone around her is wearing dark colors while she is wearing a bright blue dress. Shyamalan used this technique so the audience would notice Ivy. He also used this in Unbreakable when David was first using his power. Everyone that was passing by him was wearing dark colors and everyone that brushed him was wearing bright colors.
Kanye West: College Dropout - Video Anthology (2005) (Video)
In "Through the Wire", West says "Unbreakable, you thought they call me 'Mr. Glass'"
The Office: Diwali (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Michael
How I Met Your Mother: Lucky Penny (2007) (TV Episode)
Marshall says he thought he was unbreakable because, like the movie, he never broke a bone, never got sick and could summon great strength..
Knocked Up (2007)
Poster seen in Ben's apartment
American Dad!: When a Stan Loves a Woman (2007) (TV Episode)
Stan mentions movies with twist endings; for this one he claims that Samuel L. Jackson wasn't black
The Taste of Nothingness (2007)
The poster for this film is featured prominently in one scene.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Video case is shown.
Scrubs: My Finale: Part 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
The Janitor watches it
Borderlands (2009) (Video Game)
One of the skills Brick can acquire in the game is called "Unbreakable".
The Big Sleaze (2010)
mentioned in conversation
Tosh.0: American Idol Girls (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Hollywood's Top Ten: Holding Out for a Superhero (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention for top movie superheroes
Source Code (2011)
Both Dr. Ruthledge and Elijah Price are on a crutch, also both movies start with a train catastrophy. Dr. Ruthledge's enthusiasm about implementing the Source Code program implies that he might be responsible of the train incident in a way.
Nesokrushymiy (2011) (Short)
Was a source of inspiration for filmmakers which include title and plot similarities.
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Happening (2011) (TV Episode)
another of M. Night Shyamalan's films
Nostalgia Critic: Signs (2012) (TV Episode)
another film by M. Night
Are We There Yet?: The Bad Dream Episode (2012) (TV Episode)
Troy describes the film as unbelievable.
Parks and Recreation: Sex Education (2012) (TV Episode)
Tom's Tweet: "Just hit a fire hydrant, but I survived. #Unbreakable. #WhatsMrGlassuptothesedays? #whynosequel?"
Saturday Night Live: Jamie Foxx/Ne-Yo (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Dylan McDermott or Dermot Mulroney?" segment
The Cinema Snob: Return to Sleepaway Camp (2013) (TV Episode)
"..and Unbreakable..."
Community: Heroic Origins (2013) (TV Episode)
Abed compares the study group's origin story to "Unbreakable."
Dean Norris Spoils Everything Else (2013) (Short)
Mentioned that they main character was a bad guy.
Trophy Wife: The Punisher (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Kate
Psych: The Break-Up (2014) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "I'm unbreakable!", and Gus adds, "Like Samuel L. Jackson!"
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.6 (2014) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Cinema" category
Geeks Who Drink: John DiMaggio vs. David Giuntoli (2015) (TV Episode)
listed as a film with Samuel L. Jackson
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Andy Samberg/Kevin Love/M. Night Shyamalan/Abe Laboriel Jr. (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth discusses his love of the movie with M. Night Shyamalan
The Critic: Episode #1.7 (2001) (TV Episode)
Jay says he loved the film


The Jetsons (1962) (TV Series)
Jerry Springer (1991) (TV Series)
I Am Weasel (1997) (TV Series)
The Powerpuff Girls (1998) (TV Series)

Featured in 

The Making of 'Unbreakable' (2001) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
Comic Books & Superheroes (2001) (Video)
A clip is shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse/The Last Airbender/Grown Ups (2010) (TV Episode)
"How to Spot a Shyamalan" sequence
20 to 1: Hollywood Twists (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Nostalgia Critic: Is There Another Good Shyamalan Movie? (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is subject of discussion
Honest Trailers: The Happening (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown

Spoofed in 

Monkeybone (2001)
Unbakeable (2001) (Video)
Sky High (2005)
Scene where the main character is trying to develop superstrength by weightlifting
Muchachada nui: Episode #4.12 (2010) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in segment "Alan Moore presenta Muchachada Nui"

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