Cloud Atlas (2012) Poster



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Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Sonmi has the number 451 and leads a rebellion in a future when many books are banned.
Bullitt (1968)
Luisa Rey walks by both a 1967 Ford Mustang and a 1968 Dodge Charger, both of which appear in Bullitt. The Mustang in this film is a year older than Bullitt's but the reference is still quite clear
Soylent Green (1973)
Timothy Cavendish uses the quote "Soylent Green is people" while trying to escape from the nursing home. Also, the clones are turned into food for other clones at the end of their contract.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Nurse Noakes resembles Nurse Ratched
Logan's Run (1976)
Clones are given a false promise of "renewal" and wear similar robes as those in Logan's Run.
Akira (1988)
Neo Seoul resembles Neo Tokyo
Battle Royale (2000)
future asians are fitted with explosive collars

Referenced in 

90210: Nerdy Little Secrets (2011) (TV Episode)
Silver mentions that Tom Tykwer is directing Cloud Atlas
Jeopardy!: Episode #29.133 (2013) (TV Episode)
Correct response to $600 clue in From Page to Screen
Anna Kendrick Goes K-Pop with F(x) (2013) (Video)
Film is referenced
Suburgatory: Decemberfold (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Strangest (Yet Best) Couples (2014) (TV Episode)
another Wachowsky brothers film
Rick and Morty: Rixty Minutes (2014) (TV Episode)
Alternate universe version shown
Silicon Valley: Proof of Concept (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in conversation.
Nostalgia Critic: Matrix Reloaded (2015) (TV Episode)
"I'm off to look silly in Cloud Atlas."
Half in the Bag: Jupiter Ascending and Battlefield Earth (2015) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
The Late Late Show with James Corden: Tom Hanks/Mila Kunis (2015) (TV Episode)
Tom Hanks and James Corden re-enact a scene
The Simpsons: Let's Go Fly a Coot (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Homer's list of dystopian movies.
Nostalgia Critic: Jupiter Ascending (2015) (TV Episode)
another epic fail from the Wachowskis
The Comix Scrutinizer: Armageddon #1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Comix Scrutinizer says this movie sucked
Keanu (2016)
Movie poster is briefly seen in
Nostalgia Critic: The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic points out how all futuristic cities rip off the city from Blade Runner
The Cinema Snob: Song of the South (2017) (TV Episode)
"At least I didn't go with FaceApp suggestions that I review..."


Newsnight (1980) (TV Series)
Jeremy Paxman appears in a BBC Newsnight clip speaking about Dermot Hoggins

Featured in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.21 (2012) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Halle Berry is shown
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.162 (2012) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie featuring guest Halle Berry is shown.
70th Golden Globe Awards (2013) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
Film '72: Episode dated 20 February 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie is reviewed.
Great MoVie Mistakes (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Brows Held High: Cloud Atlas: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Brows Held High: Cloud Atlas: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Brows Held High: Anonymous (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
Honest Trailers: Jupiter Ascending (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Nostalgia Critic: Is White Washing Really Still a Thing? (2016) (TV Episode)
clips are shown while talking about the fact that the Wachowskis are transgenders

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