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References 

Blue Thunder (1983)
A robot is named "Blue Thunder" after the movie.
Blind Date (1985) (TV Series)
Mike whistles the theme tune.
Robot Wars (1998) (TV Series)
The whole episode is about Mike entering this show and the underground robot war fans who fight robots.
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Mike's robot is named "Private Iron" after Private Ryan of this film.

Features 

Robot Wars (1998) (TV Series)
Seen on a TV screen

Featured in 

Our Survey Says: The Ultimate Game Show Moments (2005) (TV Movie)
clips where shown of the episode where Tim & Mike enter Robot Wars

Spoofs 

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
The Daisy sub-plot spoofs this movie, all the characters spoof characters from this film and the basic plot of the woman manipulating everyone else and being over-come by the new person is the same. Costumes and music also parody it.
Grease (1978)
Daisy talks about her sensitive and her rebel sides and we see her dressed as characters from this film to the movie's music.
RoboCop (1987)
The opening shots of a robot watching itself being made with a green-grid view of the world.
Waterworld (1995)
The character of Harris washing up in the underground kitchen who doesn't speak and has a huge beard as though he hasn't been out in years
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Tim & Mike building their robot together in similar attire to the people in this film, the building scene also spoofs that of this film.
Fight Club (1999)
Robot Club is a spoof of the Fight Club from this film, the rules of Fight Club are almost direct quotes too.

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