Edit

Connections

Jump to: References (27) | Features (40) | Featured in (1)

References 

Sons of the Desert (1933)
Still is shown.
Top Hat (1935)
Roger Ebert talks about seeing it for the first time.
Bambi (1942)
In a parody of Siskel and Ebert (an archive clip from "The Tonight Show"), the 11-year-old film critics review the film.
Batman and Robin (1949)
Roger Ebert references it (while showing clips of the 1943 Batman serial).
King of the Rocket Men (1949)
Roger Ebert mentions the serial (calling it "Rocket Men on the Moon").
Cinderella (1950)
Ad for a "Walt Disney's Cinderella apron" is shown.
The Magician (1958)
Roger Ebert reviews the film (in a brief archive clip).
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
Roger Ebert warns the audience not to ask him about the film.
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
Title appears on a marquee in a still.
Jaws (1975)
Gene Siskel references the film.
King Kong (1976)
Gene Siskel (in an archive clip): "Jessica Lange told us she was really roughed up working on this mechanical monster movie."
Slap Shot (1977)
Gene Siskel says that he regrets his original review of the film.
Piranha (1978)
Roger Ebert picks the film as his Dog of the Week (in an archive clip).
The Cannonball Run (1981)
Roger Ebert notes that the film was worse than "Cannonball Run II" - because unlike the second film, it inspired a sequel.
Cannonball Run II (1984)
Gene Siskel picks it as his least favorite movie.
Blue Velvet (1986)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Barfly (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Benji the Hunted (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Eddie Murphy: Raw (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
*batteries not included (1987)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Coming to America (1988)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
Siskel and Ebert quarrel about the film (in an archive clip).
Rain Man (1988)
Title appears on marquee.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Title appears on marquee.
Cyborg (1989)
Title appears on marquee.

Features 

Swing Time (1936)
Clip is shown. Roger Ebert talks about seeing it for the first time.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)
Clip of the almanac scene is shown.
Citizen Kane (1941)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Clip is shown. Roger Ebert talks about seeing it for the first time.
Dumbo (1941)
Clip of Dumbo's separation from his mother is shown.
Batman (1943)
Clips are shown (though Roger Ebert misidentifies it as the 1949 Batman serial).
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Clip is shown in black and white and then colorized.
Ikiru (1952)
Clip is shown. Roger Ebert says it was the first Kurosawa film he saw.
Peter Pan (1953)
Clip of the children learning to fly is shown.
A Star Is Born (1954)
Clips are shown. Gene Siskel talks about seeing it as an eight-year-old.
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
Clip of the trailer is shown.
The 400 Blows (1959)
Clip is shown. Roger Ebert talks about seeing it for the first time.
That Touch of Mink (1962)
Clip is shown demonstrating how bad the film looks when it is not letterboxed.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) (TV Series)
Clip with a parody of Siskel and Ebert (portrayed as 11-year-olds) is shown.
Morgan! (1966)
Clip is shown.
Blow-Up (1966)
Clip of the mimed tennis match is shown.
The Graduate (1967)
Clip is shown comparing the image when letterboxed and when not.
Easy Rider (1969)
Clips are shown.
Five Easy Pieces (1970)
Clip of the chicken salad scene is shown.
Mean Streets (1973)
Clip is shown.
The Conversation (1974)
Clip is shown.
Nashville (1975)
Clip is shown.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Clips are shown.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Clips are shown.
20/20 (1978) (TV Series)
Clip is shown with Lynn Sherr interviewing Siskel and Ebert.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Clips are shown. Roger Ebert picks the movie as the best he has reviewed on the show.
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Clip is shown.
Friday the 13th (1980)
Clip is shown.
The Boogey Man (1980)
Clips are shown.
Raging Bull (1980)
Clips are shown. Gene Siskel picks the movie as the best he has reviewed on the show.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Clip of the sword scene is shown.
Late Night with David Letterman (1982) (TV Series)
1983 clip shows Siskel and Ebert shooting free throws.
Blade Runner (1982)
Clip is shown demonstrating how much better a wide-screen film looks when it is letterboxed.
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Clip is shown.
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Clip is shown.
9½ Weeks (1986)
Clip is shown.
Siskel & Ebert (1986) (TV Series)
Title sequence is shown.
Festival of Claymation (1987) (Video)
Clip of the dinosaur film critics is shown.
Angel Heart (1987)
Clip is shown.
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Clip of the Siskel and Ebert parody is shown.

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Remembering Gene Siskel (1999) (TV Episode)
Extensive footage is used.

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page