Man on Fire (2004)
The plot of this movie is identical to Man on Fire (2004) starring Denzel Washington as the alcoholic bodyguard. Right down the the scene where the little girl jumps out of the car and gets onto the rear seat when Amitabh rebuffs her.
Spin off film.
Statue by Rayburn's pool of classic image.
Creasy says, "Revenge is a dish best served cold"
A man's ear is cut off during a torture scene.
The sniper attack on the CIA presence in Clear And Present Danger similar to the attack Creasy perpetrates onto a car on the street below from an apartment building in Man on Fire.
Christopher Walken's character references this film.
In Man on Fire, a house is infiltrated under the premise of giving cholera shots. In Spy Game (by the same director), the same thing happens.
Poster in movie theater.
Alan mentions during his closing argument
Mentioned on 'The Dakota Fanning Show'.
Stan asks Roger if he have seen this movie just before putting him on fire
When Megan is being interviewed in the rental store (about 33 minutes into the film), a movie case of the film is shown behind her.
Included in a $2,000 question
Dakota (Amy Poehler) mentions it in "The Dakota Fanning Show" segment.
Brett mentions Dakota Fanning's role as Pita.
The Detective discusses moments from the movie
The game is influenced by the Tony Scott's vivid visual style, that he used in movies, like Beat the Devil (2002), Man on Fire (2004) or Domino (2005). The story of the game and the movie has many similarities. American ex-professional goes to a South American metropolis to work as a bodyguard, but he fails and tries to make it right.
DVD is shown.
Director Gary Fleder said he was inspired by this 2004 film due to both films having a premise where an adult male must try bonding with a female kid.
Leos Mares mentioned it.
Mentioned by Graham when introducing Denzel Washington
Right before Denzel enters the Techno club, a quote from Requeim (Tappy Tibbons saying "We've got a winner") can be heard on the film's soundtrack. This connection is confirmed in the end credits to Man on Fire
Making of film.
Clips shown during nominees.
Footage from a deleted scene is featured under the opening titles
Taking #8 as the top revenge movies
character watches the film in DVD