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Follows 

The Muppets Valentine Show (1974) (TV Movie)
The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Series)
Inner Tube (1987) (TV Short)
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV Movie)
The Jim Henson Hour (1989) (TV Series)
Muppet Classic Theater (1994) (Video)
Muppets Tonight (1996) (TV Series)
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002) (Video)
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005) (TV Movie)
The Muppets (2011)

Followed by 

The Muppets. (2015) (TV Series)

References 

Gone with the Wind (1939)
Referenced in the "We're Doing a Sequel" number
Citizen Kane (1941)
mentioned in the reviews for the Madrid show
The Seventh Seal (1957)
In a black-and-white segment of "We're Doing a Sequel," the Swedish Chef plays chess with Death.
The Flintstones (1960) (TV Series)
Kermit and Fozzie use their feet to propel the Interpol car forward.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The scene where Fozzie, Walter and Animal journey through the desert is an homage to Lawrence of Arabia.
The Great Escape (1963)
"The Great Escapo"
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Beeker gets put in a TV like Mike Teavee does
The Waltons (1971) (TV Series)
The scene where Nadya is walking down the Gulag cell block saying goodnight to everyone by name (and they say it back to her).
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
Constantine refers to Fozzie as "Fonzie."
Olsen-banden ser rødt (1976)
The scene in the Dublin National Theater, where they make noise so that you can't hear Badguy and Constantine blowing up the vault, looks a lot like in "Olsen Banden", where they use the music from the play, to cover up the noise the gang makes, while breaking in to a vault in the Royal Danish Theater
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Constantine attacks Walter, Animal and Fozzie with metal teeth on a train - a direct reference to Jaws' attack on James Bond in a train compartment on the 007 series movie.
Life of Brian (1979)
Ending musical number features a chorus of singers stuck to the wall with ice, much like crucifixion.
Raging Bull (1980)
Gonzo says he was knocked out by a raging bull.
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
The Muppets have to rescue a member of their band who has been framed for stealing a treasure of jewels in Europe.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
The Muppets perform "Together Again."
A Chorus Line (1985)
The gulag prisoners perform "I Hope I Get It."
The Godfather: Part III (1990)
Extended Blu-Ray Version: referenced in "We're Doing a Sequel"
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
When Kermit arrives at the Siberian Gulag he is wearing a Hannibal Lecter face mask.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
In his cell at the gulag, Kermit hangs a poster of Miss Piggy that resembles Andy Dufresne's poster of Rita Hayworth in "The Shawshank Redemption."
Toy Story (1995)
The Toy Story franchise is mentioned in "We're Doing a Sequel".
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Dominic's robbery in Dublin - dangling from the ceiling and evading a laser maze - references the first Mission: Impossible movie.
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Constantine says, "You complete me."
Titanic (1997)
Miss Piggy performs "My Heart Will Go On"; Celine Dion makes a cameo appearance.
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
The main villain calls his right hand man Number Two, and says to another character: "You complete me," which are both Doctor Evil moments from this movie. On the movie poster he is making the same finger gesture as Doctor Evil.
The Office: Charity (2002) (TV Episode)
Ricky Gervais repeats his silly dance move from this episode.
Cars (2006)
The logo for the franchise is seen on a billboard in the opening scene.
The Muppets (2011)
Muppets mentioned their last movie at some points, plus Jerry Nelson's announcer soundbites are reused.
Toy Story 4 (2019)
The Muppets sing that they are now considered a valuable franchise, at least until Tom Hanks agrees to do Toy Story 4.

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Tina Fey/Randy Newman (2014) (TV Episode)
Tina Fey talks about her upcoming movie
The Bachelor: The Women Tell All (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris Harrison sits down with Miss Piggy, and she promotes the new movie
On Cinema: 'Muppets Most Wanted' (2014) (TV Episode)
Tim and Gregg review this film
Midnight Screenings: Muppets Most Wanted/Divergent (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Bum Reviews: Muppets Most Wanted (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
AniMat's Reviews: Rio 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat says Rio doesn't have as many musical numbers as in this film.
Brows Held High: Beauty and the Beast: Part 3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Francesca Jaynes talks about choreographing this movie and her dancers recreate a deleted scene
The Subway Guy (2015) (Short)
Archive footage of Kermit and Miss Piggy in a Subway commercial as part of a promotion for 'Muppets Most Wanted'.

Features 

Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
Constantine watches Kermit's news reporter segments.
The Muppet Show: Lynn Redgrave (1979) (TV Episode)
Constantine watches one of Kermit's intros.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Constantine watches footage of Kermit singing "Rainbow Connection."

Featured in 

Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular (2013) (TV Special)
A trailer promoting the upcoming movie plays
Film '72: Episode dated 5 March 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during a montage of upcoming movie releases in Britain
AniMat's Reviews: Muppets Most Wanted (2014) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
Muppets Most Wanted... On Set (2014) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips shown

Spoofs 

Footlight Parade (1933)
Synchronized swimming musical number
Duck Soup (1933)
Kermit does the mirror routine with Constantine.
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Referenced in the "We're Doing a Sequel" number
The Seventh Seal (1957)
In a black-and-white segment of "We're Doing a Sequel," the Swedish Chef plays chess with Death.
The Pink Panther (1963)
Jean-Pierre Napoleon is modeled after Jacques Clouseau.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Constantine attacks Walter, Animal and Fozzie with metal teeth on a train - a direct reference to Jaws' attack on James Bond in a train compartment on the 007 series movie.

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