The Spirit (2008) Poster



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The Spirit (1987) (TV Movie)


Quick Draw McGraw (1959) (TV Series)
The Octopus mentions Quick Draw McGraw
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
The Octopus mentions this show
Marathon Man (1976)
"Dental and nazi" while the main character is strapped to a chair.
Superman (1978)
When Spirit is hanging from the building a bystander says "You'll believe a man can't fly" a parody of the Superman tagline "You'll believe a man can fly"
Will Eisner's the Spirit: Ten Minutes (1989) (Short)
Director Frank Miller is a huge fan of the comic on which this film is based and is also from Vermont as is Director David Giancola
Fallen Angels: Red Wind (1995) (TV Episode)
A billboard for the fictional Llama cigarettes that can be seen in the background of the Street Marlowe lives in was re-used in 'The Spirit'.
Sin City (2005)
Police Commissioner quote: "Someone gave him the hard goodbye."

Referenced in 

Miss March (2009)
posters seen
Castle: Vampire Weekend (2009) (TV Episode)
Kate and Castle talk about Frank Miller's artwork. Stana Katic played Morgenstern in this movie, written and directed by Miller.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.64 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Celebrity Cards"
Kick-Ass (2010)
Cinema in the film is avdertising "Coming soon... The Spirit 3".
Atop the Fourth Wall: The Dark Knight Strikes Again Part 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Linkara is still recovering from his review of this movie
Live fra Bremen: Episode #5.7 (2011) (TV Episode)
A poster is seen in a sketch
Nostalgia Critic: Bridge to Terabithia (2013) (TV Episode)
The Critic does a quick spoof of this film, with Malcolm playing Samuel L. Jackson as a Nazi
The Cinema Snob: Hitler's Harlot (2014) (TV Episode)
"...to be questioned by Scarlett Johanssen from The Spirit, I guess."
Half in the Bag: 2014 Movie Catch-up: Part 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 26 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Molly Qerim reads titles of bad movies tweeted by viewers/listeners
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Bokeem Woodbine (2016) (TV Episode)
Comic book adaptation discussed/photos shown.
The Cinema Snob: Spanker-Man (2017) (TV Episode)
"Or is this a Spirit porno?"

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #41.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Wolverine/Ghosts of Girlfriends Past/Battle for Terra (2009) (TV Episode)
Footage shown in the sketch 'Samual L. Jackson dies a lot in the movies'
Troldspejlet: Episode #41.19 (2009) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Atop the Fourth Wall: All-Star Batman & Robin #1 and #2 (2009) (TV Episode)
clips shown, demonstrating the cheesiness of Frank Miller's movie adaptations
Bad Movie Beatdown: BMB Atop the Fourth Wall: The Spirit (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Riddle (2010) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Hercules in New York (2011) (TV Episode)
clip is shown
Videofobia: The Spirit (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Anime Abandon: Battle Arena Toshinden (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown when discussing Frank Miller
Atop the Fourth Wall: All-Star Batman and Robin #8 (2014) (TV Episode)
recalling the constant love for the city

Spoofed in 

South Park: The Coon (2009) (TV Episode)
Cartman's narration about the city.

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