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(2002)

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References 

The Searchers (1956)
One of the final shots replicates the image of John Wayne walking through the doorway holding his arm.
Zulu (1964)
A character claims their situation is like the Battle of Rouke's Drift portrayed in Zulu. Other scenes reference the film, including escape by knocking through the walls of a room, and the line "there's a good gentleman"
Zabriskie Point (1970)
This film is referred to by Cooper
Jaws (1975)
Sergeant Wells' story about Eddie Oswald is meant as an homage to Quint's tale of the USS Indianapolis.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
The family name is the Uaths - which is Gaelic for 'the horror'.
The Shining (1980)
Spoon calling out "Little pigs, little pigs".
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Cooper mentions that locals attribute the disappearance of a young couple to the work of an escaped lunatic.
Southern Comfort (1981)
Similar plot and several shots are framed exactly like shots in Southern Comfort
The Evil Dead (1981)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Spoon compares their no-win situation to the Kobayashi Maru scenario.
Aliens (1986)
The line "Remember: short, controlled bursts" is originally from Aliens
Evil Dead II (1987)
Copy of 'shaky cam' effect running through the woods. Also, one of the squad is named Bruce Campbell.
Predator (1987)
Soldiers fighting a creature in a wooded area, viewers at times see things from the creatures point of view.
Jurassic Park (1993)
Using a flare as bait and a jeep rocking back and forth from someone being killed inside.
Resident Evil (1996) (Video Game)
The Matrix (1999)
The line "there is no Spoon" is also a quote from The Matrix.
Spaced (1999) (TV Series)
Cooper reveals his fear of spiders, women, and spider-women, just as Daisy is allegedly afraid of mice, spiders, and mice-spiders
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Sean Pertwee took the line "Let's have it through the long grass" from this earlier film of his. Although in that movie the line was said by Ray Winstone's character.
Battle Royale (2000)

Referenced in 

Doomsday (2008)
During the car chase, Stirling punches one of the marauders off the side of his car and performs a Bruce Lee-style yell when he does so - which is exactly what Spoon, also played by Darren Morfitt, did when in a fistfight with a werewolf in Dog Soldiers.
Made of Honor (2008)
Colin mentions at dinner that he didn't want Hannah to get eaten by a pack of wolves. In Dog Soldiers he fought against wolves in a cabin in Scotland.
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
When Tucker is 'chasing' the college kid with the chainsaw, the kid impales himself on a broken tree in a manner extremely similar to Corporal Bruce's death.
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010)
Title of this film appears on screen.
Dragonetti the Ruthless Contract Killer (2010)
DVD is shown in a store.

Featured in 

It's a Free World... (2007)
Main character watches it on TV with her son.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Doomsday (2012) (TV Episode)
Neil Marshall's runaway hit
Werewolves Vs. Soldiers: The Making of 'Dog Soldiers' (2015) (Video)
Making of Documentary
A Cottage in the Woods (2015) (Video)
Making of Documentary

Spoofed in 

Black Sheep (2006)
throwing kitchen utensils at the weresheep in the dark kitchen

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