Chronicle (2012) Poster



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Followed by 


The Twilight Zone (1959) (TV Series)
Theme song hummed
Death Wish (1974)
Andrew attacking hoodlums for a loved oned behalf
Carrie (1976)
Bullied youth with psychokinesis reachs their breaking point and begins going on deadly psychic rampage
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
At the toy store, Andrew holds a plastic lightsaber.
The Medusa Touch (1978)
Main character has similar telekinetic abilities and turns that toward innocents, even when lying in hospital bed.
Alien (1979)
Matt wears a "USCSS Nostromo" t-shirt during the climax of the movie
Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
Found footage reveals a chilling and gruesome series of events.
Akira (1988)
Andrew's escape from hospital and rampage mirrors Tetsuo's escape from hospital in Akira
The X-Files: Rush (1999) (TV Episode)
teenagers discover alien energy source hidden in cave, providing them with superpowers

Referenced in 

The Death and Return of Superman (2011) (Short)
During the montage mourning the death of Superman, Max Landis consoles Lois Lane while wearing a t-shirt that reads "Go See Chronicle".
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2011 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned when Film Brain discusses upcoming movies
The Projectionist Project: Chronicle (2012) (TV Episode)
This episode is a review of the film.
The Big Review: Episode #1.1 (2012) (TV Episode)
The movie was reviewed.
Man of Steel (2013)
The fight scene at the end where they battle across the city
Bad Movie Beatdown: Project X (2013) (TV Episode)
Film Brain mentions this movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.188 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Michael B. Jordan was in the film
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: Fathers and Sons Camp Out 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
When Travis, John, and Ryan find an old cement fire pit out in a field, Travis says it could be like "the movie Chronicle, where we'll find a magic rock that will give us powers".
Midnight Screenings: Moms' Night Out (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Fantastic Four (2015)
Josh Trank took inspiration from his previous film.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Jason Segel/Michael B. Jordan/Big Sean/Brad Wilk (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Michael B. Jordan
Half in the Bag: Fantastic Four (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Half in the Bag: American Ultra (2015) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Reel (2015)
The character Todd Smith mentions this movie.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXVI (2015) (TV Episode)
"Telepaths of Glory" parodies the movie.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Tina Fey/Dane DeHaan/Kenny Rogers (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy as he introduces Dane DeHaan
Half in the Bag: 10 Cloverfield Lane and Me Him Her (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Jealous Gods (2017)
Two characters are stated to loathe the film, which features a similar premise.


The Simpsons (1989) (TV Series)
Footage seen

Featured in 

Projector: Chronicle (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Maltin on Movies: Battleship (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Great Movie Mistakes IV (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2012 (2013) (TV Episode)
says is one of the best films of 2012
The EE British Academy Film Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Clip shown.
Honest Trailers: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Half in the Bag: Fantastic Four (2015) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Honest Trailers: Fantastic Four (2015) (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown

Spoofed in 

Mad: iChronicle/Hulk Smash (2012) (TV Episode)
iChronicle is a spoof of this movie.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXVI (2015) (TV Episode)
Parodied in the third story

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