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Shark Tale (2004) Poster

(2004)

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Spin-off 

Shark Tale (2004) (Video Game)

References 

Pinocchio (1940)
(55:47) When Lenny "eats" Oscar, the words go like this: "Don't swallow" "Oscar?" "No, it's Pinocchio. Of course it's me!"
The Benny Hill Show (1969) (TV Series)
When Crazy Joe says "It's time for my show" and goes into his shell, the theme from The Benny Hill Show is played in his shell
The Godfather (1972)
"They gave us an offer we can't refuse".
The Jeffersons (1975) (TV Series)
They sing the "Moving on Up" theme song
Jaws (1975)
Lenny crashes through a "Jaws" billboard.
Car Wash (1976)
You see a car wash and the sing the Car Wash theme song
The Love Boat (1977) (TV Series)
Oscar says: "And why are you still living in this Love Boat?"
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Quote: The last line of Marlon Brando's character: "The horror... The horror..."
Raging Bull (1980)
Lines such as De Niro's character saying, "I heard things" plus a conversation between the De Niro character and the Scorsese character spoof their infamous repeat the same lines back at one another
Scarface (1983)
The shrimp guy says to Don Lino, "Say hello to my little friends"
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Don Lino's line: "I'm not asking you, I'm telling you"
Beetlejuice (1988)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Die Hard (1988)
Oscar (Will Smith) says "Yippee-ki-yay..." just like a character from Die Hard does in his respective film
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Goodfellas (1990)
A shark painted as a clown repeats some lines from Joe Pesci's "Funny like a clown" scene in Goodfellas.
A Few Good Men (1992)
quote "you can't handle the truth"
Jurassic Park (1993)
When the whale burps in the whale wash, oscar looks into the bucket of slime, which makes rings in the slime, like the famous waterglases in Jurassic Park
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Oscar says in his triumph speach, "You had me at hello" A line in which Renée Zellweger said to Tom Cruise.
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Donnie Brasco (1997)
There's a line where the Mafia boss says "Fuggedaboutit" in the same way as the recurring line is said in Donnie Brasco.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) (TV Series)
Oscar uses the title "Oscar the Shark Slayer."
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
DVD's on self at the pawn shop
Titanic (1997)
At one point in the film, a spoof of the Kate Winslet portrait from "Titanic" is shown in the shark's home. Also the sharks house looks an awful lot like the Titanic. At Frankie's funeral Don Feinberg asks the sharks to play the "Titanic song" (referring to Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On")
Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
The Iron Giant (1999)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Fantasia/2000 (1999)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Gladiator (2000)
quote "are you not entertained"
Titan A.E. (2000)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Cribs (2000) (TV Series)
Oscar imagines himself on the show
Diary (2000) (TV Series)
Oscar says the repeated catchphrase from the show "You think you know but you have no idea."
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Ali (2001)
The crowd chants "Oscar Bumaye!"
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Eight Crazy Nights (2002)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Finding Nemo (2003)
line/dialogue (direct reference) -- "find a happy place"
The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
The Apprentice (2004) (TV Series)
line/dialogue (direct reference) -- "You're fired!" and sticking hand in face
Pimp My Ride (2004) (TV Series)
"A fish that spray paints a shark says, "I just pimped your hide"
Garfield (2004)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Ben Affleck/Nelly (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Weekend Update
Grounded for Life: Tom Sawyer (2005) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions this film.
Shark Tale: Learn to Dance (2005) (Video)
documentary about the movie
Star Fish of 'Shark Tale' (2005) (Video)
documentary about the movie
HBO First Look: Madagascar: Welcome to the Jungle (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.19 (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue about Angelina Jolie in "Then You Get the Women" category
The Music of Shark Tale (2005) (Video)
documentary about the movie
The Simpsons: The Mook, the Chef, the Wife and Her Homer (2006) (TV Episode)
Homer says, "Greatest gangster film ever..."
Flushed Away (2006)
in Roddy's DVD collection
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
on shelf in video store
I Am Legend (2007)
Prominent use of "Three Little Birds" song in both films, starring Will Smith.
Troldspejlet: Episode #39.7 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Shark Bait (2006)
High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008)
In the song "The Boys are Back," a showdown between Will Smith and Robert Deniro, like the one in Shark Tale, is mentioned.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.133 (2009) (TV Episode)
Contestant and voice actor Art Kimbro mentions some of his past work
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.168 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $300 question
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Inglourious Basterds/Post Grad/World's Greatest Dad (2009) (TV Episode)
Alonso Duralde says Vicky Jenson was one of the Shark Tale director
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.64 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $500 question
The Nostalgia Chick: Dreamworks Vs. Disney: Rise of the Eyebrow (2010) (TV Episode)
Shown alongside "Finding Nemo" to show the dueling movie
Mad: I Am Lorax/Modern Family Circus (2012) (TV Episode)
Oscar appears in the I am Lorax skit.
The Cleveland Show: A Rodent Like This (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013)
Cover was shown.

Features 

Rabbit Fire (1951) (Short)
Ernie & Bernie watches it.
Yoshi's Story (1997) (Video Game)
Jelly play this game when oscar was in room
Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc (2003) (Video Game)
A shortie played this game at the pawn shop.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
Miss Sanchez played this game

Featured in 

Shark Tale: Gettin' Fishy with It (2004) (TV Movie)
the movie is not a sequel to the first-look tv-show, but it's featured in the tv-show
Troldspejlet: Episode #32.15 (2004) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Nominated for Best Animated Feature
A Fishified World (2005) (Video)
Featurette on the making of Shark Tale, features clips from the film
The Nostalgia Chick: Dreamworks Vs. Disney: Dualing (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.

Spoofs 

Today (1952) (TV Series)
There's a Katie Couric spoof in Shark Tale.
Jaws (1975)
Shark Tale not only spoofs Jaws soundtrack, it also plays with the way Jaws builds images over that music
The Ring (2002)
There is an ad in the paper for The Hook, whose poster is a spoof of the poster of The Ring.

Spoofed in 

My Gym Partner's a Monkey: Mongoosed/Mellow Fellows (2007) (TV Episode)
Ernie & Bernie's Weenie scene spoofed.

See also

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

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