Rio 2 (2014) Poster



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Rio (2011)


Rio: Match 3 Party (2017) (Video Game)
Features same characters


West Side Story (1961)
The red and blue flocks have a feud which is not defined with much reason but involves alot of competitive ensemble dance numbers.
The Birds (1963)
A flock of birds attacking humans
Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
Character is called Big Bird
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Referenced in the "I Will Survive" number
Apocalypse Now (1979)
When "Ride of the Valkyries" is hummed
Rocky III (1982)
During his performance, Nigel says "I'm a Survivor, I've got the eye of the tiger."
Flashdance (1983)
At the end of his musical number, Nigel leans back and a vat of water falls on him like at the end of one of Alex's routines in the film.
Ghostbusters (1984)
One of the human villains says "I ain't afraid of no birds!"
The Fly (1986)
Blu says, "Be afraid. Be very afraid!"
Chicken Run (2000)
The antagonist, Nigel, climbs the rope that binds the dynamite, just like Mrs. Tweedy
Meet the Parents (2000)
The conflict between Eduardo and Blu is based on that of Jack Byrnes and Greg Focker.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
The football game at the pit of doom resembles a Quidditch match - two groups of flying players try to grab a ball and handle it into a goal
Something's Gotta Give (2003)
One of the songs on Carla MP3-Player is refering to "Sunday Morning" from Something's Gotta Give
America's Got Talent (2006) (TV Series)
Nico, Pedro, Rafael, and Carla hold auditions in both Rio and the Amazon in search of new talent for their Carnaval show.
Avatar (2009)
Blue jungle dwellers defending their habitat from the bulldozers of an evil corporation, with the help of a few sympathising humans

Referenced in 

Nostalgia Critic: Face/Off (2014) (TV Episode)
"...in that movie no one remembers, but for some reason they're making a sequel to."
Animation Lookback: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2013 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as an upcoming 2014 animated film.
Midnight Screenings: Rio 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 24 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
#4 on Danny Kanell's list of top children's movies of 2014
Kobry a uzovky (2015)
Poster on the street.
AniMat's Reviews: Home (2015) (TV Episode)
Almost Home was shown before this film in theatres.
Animation Lookback: Top 10 Controversial Cartoons (2015) (TV Episode)
Fox's sequel to their later depiction of Brazil.


Rio (2011)
Clips from the first movie are shown

Featured in 

Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.55 (2014) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie featuring guest Jamie Foxx is shown.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Anne Hathaway/Marlon Wayans/Yusuf Islam (2014) (TV Episode)
Anne Hathaway introduces a clip from her film
Projector: Rio 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Troldspejlet: Episode #51.14 (2014) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
AniMat's Reviews: Rio 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
Toasted TV: Episode #10.245 (2014) (TV Episode)
contains footage
Toasted TV: Episode #10.246 (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Toasted TV: Episode #10.247 (2014) (TV Episode)
contains footage
Toasted TV: Episode #10.248 (2014) (TV Episode)
contains footage
Toasted TV: Episode #10.249 (2014) (TV Episode)
contains footage
Toasted TV: Episode #10.250 (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Animation Lookback: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Fifth worst animated film of 2014.

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