Spider-Man 2 (2004) Poster



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Spider-Man (2002)

Followed by 

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Edited into 

The Gravedancers (2006)
Exterior Hospital shot is a purchased shot from Spider-Man 2 (explained on commentary track)
How I Met Your Mother: Stuff (2007) (TV Episode)
The shot of "off Broadway" is actually a shot from the movie. The theater is playing "The Importance of Being Earnest" and there is a photo of Kirsten Dunst on a poster out front.


Spider-Man 2 (2004) (Video Game)
It's based on the blockbuster movie.


King Kong (1933)
when doctor octopus climbs the buildings
All About Eve (1950)
"Fasten your seatbelts" line
Spider-Man (1967) (TV Series)
In two scenes, Elyse Dinh sings the theme and during the end credits Michael Buble sings the theme
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
The sequence in which Peter Parker is repairing his bike references one in 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' which involves bike-riding and also plays the same song ('Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head').
MASH (1970)
J.J. Jameson yells for Hoffman but he appears before Jameson finishes saying his name in a Cpl. 'Radar' O'Reilly's fashion.
The French Connection (1971)
The sequence in which Spider-man chases the elevated subway
Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
Dr. Ock humming "If I Were a Rich Man"
Dr. Strange (1978) (TV Movie)
Dr. Strange (a character created by the same group as Spider-Man) is suggested as name for Doc Ock, but "it's taken." Furthermore, Joe's Pizza has the familiar Dr. Strange street address.
Superman (1978)
in one of the scenes, Toby Maguire runs in an alley unbuttoning his shirt while changing his clothes just like superman.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
once again, Alfred Molina has a conflict with spiders
The Evil Dead (1981)
In the scene where Dr. Otto attacks the doctors with his tentacles, the presence of what looks like a chainsaw is a blatant referance to Sam Raimi (the director)'s "The Evil Dead"
Evil Dead II (1987)
In the operating theatre, Doctor Octopus' tentacle races towards one of the doctors in an identical shot to the infamous "flying eyeball" sequence.
The Matrix (1999)
as mentioned in the trivia - the jump between buildings
Spider-Man (2002)
Opening-title artwork depicts scenes from earlier movie.

Referenced in 

Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc (2003) (Video Game)
Murfy suggested to Rayman to be part of the Spider-Man 2 auditions.
Saturday Night Live: Snoop Dogg/Avril Lavigne (2004) (TV Episode)
referenced on Weekend Update
Sly 2: Band of Thieves (2004) (Video Game)
Murray put his outfit on the trash, making him retire.
Two and a Half Men: Back Off Mary Poppins (2004) (TV Episode)
Bobby Cooper says he watched it.
Man yan (2004)
A DVD vendor recommends the film to his customers.
Making the Amazing (2004) (Video)
Documentary is about the making of the film
Innocent (2005)
A character invites someone to catch the film.
The Simpsons: The Girl Who Slept Too Little (2005) (TV Episode)
Dr. Nick Riviera plays Doc Ock with the arms of some corps
Sidekick (2005)
title seen playing at a theater next to the comic book shop
Alan Partridge Presents: The Cream of British Comedy (2005) (Video)
Referenced by title
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.90 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Let's Go '2' the Movies" category
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Poster and video case are shown in a video store.
Krrish (2006)
Krrish jumps through the gap of a truck like Spiderman
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive (2006) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by Stephen Fry as he talks about his impulse buying of DVDs that he knows he's probably going to loathe or not bother watching.
Most Extreme Elimination Challenge: Superheroes vs. MySpace (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Hosts
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in a video store.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Spider-Man (2007) (TV Episode)
Spider-Man complains that the pizza delivery scene in this movie made him look bad.
Purple Violets (2007)
Patti and Chazz watch the movie on a date night.
Crap Shoot: The Documentary (2007)
Mentioned in film.
How It Should Have Ended: How Spider-Man 3 Should Have Ended (2007) (TV Episode)
Events from the movie are shown in the opening credits
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Evil Dead Trilogy (2007) (TV Episode)
James mentions the unique camera work would later be used in the Spider-Man trilogy.
Doctor Who: The Fires of Pompeii (2008) (TV Episode)
When Lucius summons the Pyrovile to go after the Doctor and Quintus, the stomping and shaking of the area echos the scene in {Spider-Man 2} where Octavius ambushes Peter and Mary Jane in a coffee shop
The Spectacular Spider-Man: Reaction (2008) (TV Episode)
Cartoon Spidey stops the runaway truck the same way movie Spidey stops the runaway train--standing on the front of the vehicle and firing webbing to each side as drag lines
Eagle Eye (2008)
dvd cover shown as part of Jerry's life while at Circuit City
Saturday Night Live: James Franco/Kings of Leon (2008) (TV Episode)
James Franco sees Willem Dafoe in the mirror just as his character does in Spider-Man 2.
Troldspejlet: Episode #40.9 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film when he presents Spider-Man (2002) as a nominee for the poll "Best Live Action Super-Hero Movie"
Take (2008)
Part of Jeff's list of great comic book movies
Archie's Final Project (2009)
A cut out image of Doc Ock from this movie can be seen in Archie's room
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Miss March/Race to Witch Mountain/Sunshine Cleaning (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says after doing The Evil Dead Series he did the three Spiderman films
A Very Potter Musical (2009) (TV Movie)
Ginny: "But, the whole point of Spider-Man 2 was that Mj and Peter Parker COULD be together in the end."
Phineas and Ferb: Let's Take a Quiz/At the Car Wash (2009) (TV Episode)
Doofenshmirtz's machine appearance is like the one Dr. Octopus builds in the movie.
The Big Bang Theory: The Creepy Candy Coating Corollary (2009) (TV Episode)
The boys discuss a pact made at the premiere of the film.
Neighbours: Episode #1.5880 (2010) (TV Episode)
Andrew mentions this in conversation to Summer and Harry
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Midnight Movie Review: Halloween Horror Top 25, nr. 15: Drag Me to hell (2010) (TV Episode)
in overview on Sam Raimi's career
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
Referenced in the fawn's guessing game.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.20 (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger says "X-Men: First Class" is not nearly as good as the film
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger says "X-Men: First Class" is not nearly as good as the film
Conan: And the Wind Whispered 'Balls' (2011) (TV Episode)
Mention by James Franco
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.200 (2011) (TV Episode)
Elizabeth Banks talks about working on the film, falling asleep in her car one morning on the set
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Matilda (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD mentioned
Conan: The Illiterate Merderer (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Kirsten Dunst
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)
The film is discussed.
Shameful Sequels: Spider-Man 3 (2012) (TV Episode)
thinks this movie was great
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with the Amazing Spiderman in 2 Minutes (2012) (TV Episode)
Bruce Campbell's supporting roles in the original trilogy mentioned
Blackcatloner Reviews: The Amazing Spider-Man (2013) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner compares the reboot Spider-Man to Tobey Maguire's Spidey.
Utopia: Episode #1.4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ian tells Becky that after their improvised date he'll describe the film's plot to her as she stares at a wall.
King of the Nerds: Supernerds (2013) (TV Episode)
Ivan Van Norman mentions this movie by name
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Joe Estevez (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie photo seen when actor Bruce Campbell is talked about.
Leading Man with Reed Birney (2013) (Video)
mentioned once
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Comic Con: Part 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike, and still image from the movie is shown.
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013) (TV Special)
mentioned in the dialogue
Shameful Sequels: The Dark Knight (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike says this superhero movie was the reigning champ until Dark Knight came along
Troldspejlet: Episode #51.7 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the Spider-Man movie trilogy in his review of the book Englefald
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Aunt May mentions the last time Peter did the laundry he turned everything blue and red. An incident that happened in this movie with his costume.
Someone Has to Review It!: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in review
Tochnit Kitzis: Episode #1.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Asher Ben-Chorin says "Spiderman 2" will never be like "Spiderman 1"
Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) (Short)
DVD on the shelf.
Jess & James (2015)
James Franco's role in the movie is mentioned.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Amy Schumer/Pablo Schreiber/Anderson East (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster shown during Seth's commentary on the Greek economic crisis
Face Off: Intergalactic Zoo (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Spider-Man: The Lost Avenger (2015) (Short)
Title is referenced
Honest Trailers: The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2016) (TV Episode)
Doc Oc is mentioned
Castle: Dead Again (2016) (TV Episode)
The many Spider-Man movies are mentioned
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: J. K. Simmons/Jane Krakowski/Chris Wallace (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during J.K.Simmons' segment.
Half in the Bag: Captain America: Civil War (2016) (TV Episode)
movie still appears when Rich Evans says he always felt attracted to Aunt May
Rescue Dog to Super Dog: Episode #1.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Dom has a Spider-Man 2 poster on his bedroom wall.
Nostalgia Critic: Teddy Ruxpin: The Live Action Series (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic points out an obvious rip-off of The Wizard of Oz, but as a bait-and-switch, claims Spider-Man 2 as the originator
La La Land (2016)
Sebastian walks by a poster of Mia as a movie star, the same way Peter does of Mary Jane. Ironically, Emma Stone has played another girlfriend of Peter Parker in other movies.
Half in the Bag: Box Office Number Crunching (2016) (TV Episode)
movie poster appears when Mike talks about a possible fatigue for Spider-Man films
The Good Place: ...Someone Like Me as a Member (2016) (TV Episode)
Eleanor and her friends plan on going to the cinema to watch the movie.
Luc Turgeon's Channel: Spider-Man: Movie Review (2017) (TV Episode)
Drunk Fiction: Spider-Man (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned at beginning
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: HK: Hentai Kamen 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
THe subtitle card suggests that this is not "Spider-Man 2" but "Hentai Kamen 2"
One Lone Cat: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) (TV Episode)
Compared to Spider-Man: Homecoming
Jmenuju Se Martin: Zkus se nenastvat (2017) (TV Episode)
Martin Carev talks about it.


Spider-Man (2002)
Includes flashback of scene with uncle from earlier movie.

Featured in 

HBO First Look: Spider-Man 2 (2004) (TV Episode)
Troldspejlet: Episode #32.12 (2004) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Making the Amazing (2004) (Video)
clips shown
Hero in Crisis (2004) (Video)
Clips and stills
8 Arms to Hold You (2004) (Video)
Clips and behind the scenes footage
Interwoven: the Women of Spider-Man (2004) (Video)
Clips and behind the scenes footage
Spider-Man 2: Webisodes (2004) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Spider-Man 2: Enter the Web (2004) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Last Laugh '04 (2004) (TV Movie)
footage is shown
Fan-Made Music Videos: Gifts & Curses (2004) (TV Episode)
The song plays throughout clips of the film to tell the story
Siskel & Ebert: The Best Films of 2004 (2005) (TV Episode)
Ebert's #4 pick.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Nominated in three categories
Soggadu (2005)
shown in cinema in film
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Clips from Spider-Man 2 are featured in the title sequence and the actual film.
Inside Spider-Man 2.1 (2007) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Spider-Man 2: With Great Effort, Comes Great Recognition (2007) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Spider-Man 2: Visual Effects Breakdown (2007) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Danny Elfman Scores 'Spider-Man 2' (2007) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
In Search of Steve Ditko (2007) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Kick-Ass/Death at a Funeral/The Joneses (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett's #4 Alternative Energy Source
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Coolest Cliches (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips of a cop and Peter Parker shouting "NOOO!" intercuts with the Critic shouting "NOOOO!
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Inception/Predators/The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010) (TV Episode)
Alfred Molina's current movie career
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.27 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of James Franco films
Hollywood's Top Ten: Holding Out for a Superhero (2011) (TV Episode)
Tobey McGuire takes the #3 top movie superhero
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: Spiderman 3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Dumbest Spiderman Moments (2011) (TV Episode)
Critic recounts "dumb" moments from this film
Maltin on Movies: Top 10 Films of the Decade (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Dumbasses in Distress (2011) (TV Episode)
Mary Jane Watson ranks #11. Clips are shown.
Visionado obligado: Capturing the Friedmans (2011) (TV Episode)
clips shown
CineMaverick TV: Episode #1.12 (2012) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Maltin on Movies: Favorite Comic Book & Graphic Novel Films (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
The Blockbuster Buster: Honest Review: Spiderman 1 & 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Renegade Cut: Superheroes and Orson Welles (2013) (TV Episode)
Leon Thomas alludes to it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013) (TV Special)
Featured in James Franco retrospective.
Nostalgia Critic: Has CGI Gone Too Far? (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Honest Trailers: The Spider-Man Trilogy (2014) (TV Episode)
Film trailer used
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs New - Spider-Man (2014) (TV Episode)
compared and contrasted to the newer Spidey films
Honest Trailers: Green Lantern (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
I Hate Everything, the Search for the Worst: The Last Airbender (2015) (TV Episode)
Alex Bolton mentions it. Also, footage of this television series is shown.
Honest Trailers: Fantastic Four (2005) (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
The Stan Lee Legacy: From Comic Book to Homecoming (2017) (Video)
Clips, making-of, interviews, etc.
Half in the Bag: Baby Driver and Spider-man: Homecoming (2017) (TV Episode)
movie clip is shown
Nostalgia Critic: Hulk (2017) (TV Episode)
among comic book movies done right

Spoofed in 

Underdog (2007)
The scene where Cad dresses up as an old lady spoofs the scene in Spider-Man 2 where Aunt May is trapped at the window after Dr. Octopus attacked the bank.
Superhero Movie (2008)
Dragonfly gives up and throws out his costume; rare element sought by villain
A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008) (Short)
Wallace stops Piella's bike like Spider-Man stops the train.
Superman vs. Spider-Man XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (2012) (Video)
Porn parody of the classic superhero
The Amazing World of Gumball: The Comic (2015) (TV Episode)
Gumball takes off his costume and leaves it in the trash like Peter Parker in the film
HK: Hentai Kamen - Abnormal Crisis (2016)
Many elements from the movie are spoofed, including the Pizza scene at the beginning

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