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Real Steel (2011) Poster

(2011)

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Followed by 

Version of 

Twilight Zone: Steel (1963) (TV Episode)

Spin-off 

Real Steel (2011) (Video Game)

References 

Metropolis (1927)
If you look at the ring girl in the final fight, she is dressed as a very close approximation of the famous robot from the silent film "Metropolis".
Rocky IV (1985)
"Anything that he sees, he kills!"
Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots (2000) (Video Game)
In a nod to the iconic game "Rock'em, Sock'em, Robots", during the Atom/Zeus fight, Mashido assumes manual control of Zeus and grabs two simple joysticks and moves them back and forth operating Zeus exactly as done in the game.

Referenced in 

Midnight Screenings: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of the trailers shown before Pirates 4, though it's referred to as "Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots."
The Nostalgia Chick: Kate and Leopold (2011) (TV Episode)
Nella wonders what the next Hugh Jackman movie will be besides this one.
Saturday Night Live: Ben Stiller/Foster the People (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced among the "Fox and Friends" corrections
Bum Reviews: Real Steel (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.16 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that the film was #1 at the box office this weekend
Conan: Death Takes a Staycation (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan mentions that the film is #1 at the box office
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.19 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that the film is #1 at the box office
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.13 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy and Ignatiy's thumb verdicts are shown during the "Now in Theaters" segment
Tosh.0: Shrooms Guy (Intervention) (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Conan: Alibi for the Murder Andy's Committing Tonight (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Super Mega Robot Battle Royale
The Nostalgia Chick: The Lion King (in 3D!) (2011) (TV Episode)
among films playing at the box office
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.15 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy and Ignatiy's thumb verdicts are shown in the "Now in Theaters" segment
Conan: A Tree with Dutch Elm Disease Grows in Brooklyn (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Hugh Jackman
Midnight Screenings: The Worst Films of 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teachers Tournament Semifinal Game 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Answer to question in Rhyming Movies category
Special Collector's Edition: La última noche del Titanic (2012) (TV Episode)
release mentioned
Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013)
Cover was shown.
Last Man Standing: Pledging (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike complains that Mandy's sorority is turning her into a robot, "and not the good kind, that battles other robots."
Need for Speed (2014)
DVD cover shown.

Featured in 

Trailer Failure: Conan, Real Steel, and Final Destination 5 (2011) (TV Episode)
movie trailer is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.5 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Hugh Jackman is shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.11 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Evangeline Lilly is shown
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.12 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown as Christy and Ignatiy review the film
The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Nominee Clips

Spoofed in 

Mad: Real Veal/Celebrity Wife Swamp (2012) (TV Episode)
Real Veal is a spoof of this movie.
Robot Chicken: Choked on Multi-Colored Scarves (2012) (TV Episode)
parody skit
Baal Veer: The Boxing Match (2014) (TV Episode)
The special gloves used by Ronnie are controlled by his boxing coach just like in shadow mode the robot replicates the Hugh Jackman's move
Baal Veer: Episode #1.439 (2014) (TV Episode)
The special gloves used by Ronnie are controlled by his boxing coach just like in shadow mode the robot replicates the Hugh Jackman's move
Baal Veer: Ronnie Leaves the School (2014) (TV Episode)
The special gloves used by Ronnie are controlled by his boxing coach just like in shadow mode the robot replicates the Hugh Jackman's move

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