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Jellyscream! (2008) Poster

(2008)

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References 

The Graduate (1967)
Referenced in the score when Dave is running at the end.
Klute (1971)
Character named "Klute" after the film.
Dirty Harry (1971)
Quoted by Sheriff Yunker.
Jaws (1975)
The panic scene on the beach and the costumes worn by the characters.
Taxi Driver (1976)
The drug dealer character is based on the gun dealer from Taxi Driver.
Alien (1979)
Monster emerging from chest of a person.
Caddyshack (1980)
Varmint lines are referenced.
Escape from New York (1981)
Referenced in the score.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Film is mentioned in the movie.
The Evil Dead (1981)
The POV of the monster.
The Thing (1982)
Referenced in the score.
Sudden Impact (1983)
Quoted by Sheriff Yunker.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Quoted by Sheriff Yunker.
Ghostbusters (1984)
Several lines are references. The same brand of walkie talkies are used by the characters. Characters get covered in slime.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Referenced in the score.
Back to the Future (1985)
Dave wakes up lying in the same position and at the same time as Marty near the end of the film.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Dave's Mohawk in the shower.
Hoosiers (1986)
Mentioned by a character.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Dave climbing up behind other characters when they think he just died.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
The way the song is played at the end of Jellyscream! is a reference to the "Higher and Higher' scene.
Tremors (1990)
Both films have a female scientist named Rhonda.
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Walkie talkie codenames are the same.
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
Using waterguns to kill the monsters.
Rookie of the Year (1993)
Character named after Henry Roengardner.
Slither (2006)
Main characters being covered in goo at the end.

Referenced in 

The Real Ghostbusters (2011) (Short)
"Prints" poster visible in Alex's bedroom

Spoofs 

King Kong (1933)
The line "twas beauty killed the beast" is referenced.

See also

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