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(2002)

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References 

Metropolis (1927)
Citizen Kane (1941)
Alphaville (1965)
THX 1138 (1971)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Blakes 7 (1978) (TV Series)
The show "Blake's 7" deals with a society that is forced to take a drug to dull emotions, like in Equilibrium
Blade Runner (1982)
Close-up shot of an eye in which can be seen reflections of large explosions.
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
Father speaking from huge screens to the people
Dune (1984)
Kendo practice scene references shield practice in Dune
Desperado (1995)

Referenced in 

Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)
Features an identical pistol whip scene by Lucy Liu to the one Christian Bale performs in Equilibrium
Underworld (2003)
face slice.
Shameless: Episode #1.1 (2004) (TV Episode)
poster seen
The Intuition Shorts (2004) (Video)
As inspiration behind a particular gun fight
Aan: Men at Work (2004)
The scene where Akshay Kumar fights off bikers with helmets is directly taken from the Gun Kata sequence where Christian Bale fights off helmet wearing officers with the butts of his pistol.
Half-Life 2 (2004) (Video Game)
refereces the society structure features in the movie
Namco x Capcom (2005) (Video Game)
One of Reiji and Xiaomu's attacks and Reiji's finishing pose following the attack is similar to this movie
Bad Movie Beatdown: Pluto Nash (2009) (TV Episode)
A passer-by lends Film Brain a DVD of the movie.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Seraphim Falls (2009) (TV Episode)
The DVD is seen
Bad Movie Beatdown: Transmorphers (2009) (TV Episode)
Film Brain's review is referred to at the begining
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Jazz Singer (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellis chastises Film Brain for his negative review of this movie
Bad Movie Beatdown: Mission Impossible II (2010) (TV Episode)
Walker calls Film Brain "Equilibrium douchebag."
Bad Movie Beatdown: Seven Pounds (2010) (TV Episode)
Buck mentions his controversial review of the film
Bad Movie Beatdown: Ultraviolet (2011) (TV Episode)
Makes comparison between Equilibrium and Ultraviolet.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - Part 1 (2011) (TV Episode)
Film Brain once again mentions his review and all the negativity it generated
The Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part VIII (2012) (TV Episode)
Film Brain mentions that his first review was Equilibrium and the fans hated it.

Featured in 

Finding: 'Equilibrium' (2003) (TV Movie)
Featurette about the movie.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Equilibrium (2009) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Bad Movie Beatdown: AVP Alien vs. Predator (2009) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Meteor (2009) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: X-Men Origins Wolverine (2010) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Ultraviolet (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Anime Abandon: A Wind Named Amnesia (2013) (TV Episode)
clip shown

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