Metropolis (2001) Poster



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Metropolis (1927)
Besides the title reference, the film bears strong visual and thematic references to Lang's film.
M (1931)
Citizen Kane (1941)
Blade Runner (1982)
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
The 1984 "Victory" logo appears on a public monitor.
Brazil (1985)
Aliens (1986)
Akira (1988)
Duke Nukem 3D (1996) (Video Game)
The sound effect used for the Mini Battlelord's cry is the same as that used for for the traffic robot that goes insane as a result of the solar flare.
Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996) (Video)
The Matrix (1999)

Referenced in 

Monsters, Inc. (2001)
The name of the city 'Monstropolis'
Armitage III: Dual Matrix (2002) (Video)
Reign of Fire (2002)
Anime Abandon: Psychic Wars (2011) (TV Episode)
among better OVA's from 2002 than Psychic Wars
Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013) (Short)
DVD Cover ist shown.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #28.11 (2002) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Troldspejlet: Episode #30.6 (2003) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann portrays Japanese director Katsuhiro Ohtomo, mentioning the film + clip shown
AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005)
Used in a segment.
Anime Abandon: Metropolis (2017) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

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