Dial M for Murder (1954) Poster


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Version of 

Dial M for Murder (1958) (TV Movie)
Bei Anruf - Mord (1959) (TV Movie)
Dial M for Murder (1960) (TV Movie)
Slå nollan till polisen (1960) (TV Movie)
Dial M for Murder (1967) (TV Movie)
Dial M for Murder (1981) (TV Movie)
Tony Wendice's Mistake (1981) (TV Movie)
Aitbaar (1985)

Remade as 

77 Sunset Strip: The Fifth Stair (1959) (TV Episode)
Same plot, same production company, credit to Frederick Knott
BBC Sunday-Night Play: Dial M for Murder (1962) (TV Episode)
British Television remake

Edited into 

Referenced in 

Midnight Lace (1960)
In addition to the very similar plots, two cast members from the earlier film, John Williams and Anthony Dawson, appear in nearly identical roles.
The Red Skelton Hour: Dial P for Plumber (1962) (TV Episode)
Title reference
My Favorite Martian: Dial M for Martin (1964) (TV Episode)
title reference
My Favorite Martian: Virus M for Martian (1966) (TV Episode)
title reference
Monty Python's Flying Circus: The BBC Entry for the Zinc Stoat of Budapest (1969) (TV Episode)
Referenced by the Indian chief
Hawaii Five-O: Air Cargo - Dial for Murder (1971) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Good Life: Dial 'M' for Merger (1972) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Dick Cavett Show: Alfred Hitchcock (1972) (TV Episode)
Cavett mentions Grace Kelly being paired with Ray Milland.
Black Christmas (1974)
Serious danger around a telephone.
One of My Wives Is Missing (1976) (TV Movie)
The local theater group is putting on a stage version of the movie.
Obsession (1976)
Dial 'P' for Pleasure (1978)
Deathtrap (1982)
Clifford refers to the film.
Blood Simple. (1984)
When Marty grabs Abby from behind in Ray's house, she is wearing a similar nightdress to Margo, who is attacked in a similar way to Abby.
Body Double (1984)
Pole Position: Dial M for Magic (1984) (TV Episode)
Title is a reference
Charade (1984) (Short)
Morgan Stewart's Coming Home (1987)
A poster is visible and the title is mentioned.
Coda (1987) (TV Movie)
This film is referenced in the movie.
Cannibal Hookers (1987)
Poster is shown in a store.
Rorret (1988)
The scissors scene from this is remade.
Knots Landing: Dial M for Modem (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Dark Bar (1989)
Poster shown in cine-club.
The Freshman (1990)
When the unmarked police car crashes (during the scene where they chase Clark Kellogg), a cinema is in the background; this film is on the marquee.
Dead Again (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1991) (TV Episode)
Servo: Dial M for Martian.
Sweating Bullets: Dial 9 for Murder (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Raising Cain (1992)
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror III (1992) (TV Episode)
The zombie segment is called "Dial Z for Zombies".
The Simpsons: Mr. Plow (1992) (TV Episode)
Troy McClure mentions a movie he starred in called "Dial M for Murdererousness".
Guilty as Sin (1993)
The Critic: Dial 'M' for Mother (1994) (TV Episode)
episode title alludes to the film
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Dead Talk Back (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow: "'Dial M for Mundane.'"
Married with Children: Dial 'B' for Virgin (1994) (TV Episode)
title reference
Melrose Place: Dial M for Melrose (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Dexter's Laboratory: Deedeemensional/Dial M for Monkey: Magmanamus/Maternal Combat (1996) (TV Episode)
Spoofs Dial M for Murder's name.
The Bill: Dial 'M' for Marmalade (1997) (TV Episode)
Title is a play on Hitchcock movie title.
Zucker für die Bestie (1998) (TV Movie)
Siskel & Ebert: The Truman Show/The Last Days of Disco/A Perfect Murder/The Opposite of Sex/Hope Floats (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "A Perfect Murder" review.
Frasier: Dial M for Martin (1998) (TV Episode)
title reference
3rd Rock from the Sun: Dial M for Dick (1999) (TV Episode)
title reference
Ruang talok 69 (1999)
SPOILER: When the hit man is trying to kill Tum, her struggle and solution (reaching for the knife to stab him) echoes Margot Wendice's (Grace Kelly's) struggle with Swann
Just Shoot Me!: Dial 'N' for Murder (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Futurama: Anthology of Interest I (2000) (TV Episode)
"Dial L for Leela" segment named after this.
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic (2000) (Video)
mentioned by Peter Bogdanovich as another film by Alfred Hitchcock very limited in terms of location.
Screenwriter John Michael Hayes on 'Rear Window' (2001) (Video)
Mentioned by John.
Universal Studios Theme Parks Adventure (2001) (Video Game)
One of Winnie Woodpecker's questions in her trivia game askes which actress starred in this movie as well as Rear Window and To Catch a Theif.
The Simpsons: Hit & Run (2003) (Video Game)
Level title: "Dial B for Blood"
Hack: Dial 'O' for Murder (2003) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Hitchcock and Dial M (2004) (Video)
Dial M for Murder is the subject of the documentary, and the film is also referenced in the title.
El Crimen Perfecto (The Perfect Crime) (2004)
Rafael buys this movie.
Monk: Mr. Monk and the Red Herring (2005) (TV Episode)
Natalie stabs the intruder with a pair of scissors, echoing the similar murder in Dial M for Murder.
Ti piace Hitchcock? (2005) (TV Movie)
movie is mentioned
A Look at Dial M for Murder (2005) (Video)
Making of
Shark: Dial M for Monica (2006) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Dial 'N' for Nerder (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Closer: Dial M for Provenza (2008) (TV Episode)
title reference
Entourage: Fantasy Island (2008) (TV Episode)
Turtle mentions a Hitchcockian title, "M is for Amnesia"
I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (2008) (TV Movie)
"Dial M for Customer Services"
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Undead (2009)
chapter titled "Dial S for Shakespiracy"
Numb3rs: Where Credit's Due (2009) (TV Episode)
Don quotes Mark Halliday: "in stories things usually turn out the way the author wants them to; and in real life they don't..."
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XX (2009) (TV Episode)
The first segment is titled "Dial 'M' for Murder or Press '#' to Return to Main Menu" and includes many spoofs of Hitchcock films.
Family Guy: Dial Meg for Murder (2010) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Archer: Dial M for Mother (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.141 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Deadly Films?"
Ces amours-là (2010)
French poster (Le crime était presque parfait) can be seen.
Happy Town: Questions and Antlers (2010) (TV Episode)
Merritt Grieves shows Peggy Haplin a telephone that according to him was used by Ray Milland in "Dial M for Murder".
Bob's Burgers: Sacred Cow (2011) (TV Episode)
"Dial 'M' for Mooder"
The Roommate (2011)
The moment when Sara is being strangled and reaches behind her for a weapon to use on her attacker is a direct reference to the attack on Margot in Dial M for Murder.
Murdoch Mysteries: Dial M for Murdoch (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Conan: Dial T for Misdialed Murder (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXII (2011) (TV Episode)
The second segment is titled "Dial D for Diddily."
Castle: Dial M for Mayor (2012) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Simpsons: Tapped Out (2012) (Video Game)
The quest line "Dial 'Z' for Zombies" is a reference to the movie name.
Foodfight! (2012)
The Dial H for Hamburger poster in Dex's apartment is a parody of this movie's poster.
Bones: The Past in the Present (2012) (TV Episode)
listed as one of Pelant's Pay Per View movies
Pop Fiction: Dial M for MissingNo. (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Conan: Dial N for "Not How You Spell Murder" (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Conan: Press 'Pound' for Murder (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Conan: Butt-Dial M for Murder (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Cult: The Devil You Know (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster seen
The Walking Dead: Claimed (2014) (TV Episode)
When Rick is choking one of the gang members, the man tries to reach for a pair of scissors, in a similar way to Margot in the film.
Veep: Debate (2014) (TV Episode)
Kent says that "Maddox dialled 'M' and murdered himself."
Pretty Little Liars: Run, Ali, Run (2014) (TV Episode)
The strangulation by scarf is a recreation of a scene from the movie.
Candlestick (2014)
Constable Knott is named after Frederick Knott, playwright of Dial M for Murder.
Honest Game Trailers: Pokemon Gold and Silver (2014) (TV Episode)
'Dial M for Murkrow'
Irrational Man (2015)
Irrational Man has many homages to works of Alfred Hitchcock (of course, in notable Woody Allen style), but Dial M for Murder seems to be the most influental including some homages to plot details.
Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
I Recorded a Murder! (2016)
Robert says thats his favorite crime film.
500 Questions: Episode #2.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Cinema Facts" category
Gabriel DropOut: Friends, Work, and the Summer of Bugs (2017) (TV Episode)
Raphie mentions the movies she likes we see a poster similar to the movie poster with a title of "Dial M (Morning) of Dawn"
El ministerio del tiempo: Con el tiempo en los talones (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned as one of Hitchcock's must see movies

Featured in 

Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Grace Kelly: The American Princess (1987) (Video)
Strangulation scene shown
Thirtysomething: South by Southeast (1988) (TV Episode)
Shown on TV
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
clip of Grace Kelly stabbing Anthony Dawson with scissors
Biography: Grace Kelly: Hollywood Princess (1998) (TV Episode)
Excerpt from
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999) (TV Movie)
The West Wing: Ellie (2001) (TV Episode)
The President watches the film.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001) (TV Special)
This film is #48 on the list.
Living Famously: Grace Kelly (2002) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
Hitchcock and Dial M (2004) (Video)
clips shown
3D: A Brief History (2004) (Video)
clips shown to illustrate 3D process
The Hitchcocks on Hitch (2004) (Video)
extracts from Hitchcock's movie are featured
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip from trailer used
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Movie)
This film is #9 on the "Mystery" list.
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers (2009) (TV Movie)
clip with Grace Kelly
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style (2009) (Video)
contains clips from this movie
Cinemassacre's Top 10 Worst Movie Cliches (2010) (Short)
A clip is shown.
Pretty Little Liars: Miss Me x100 (2014) (TV Episode)
You can see a scene from the movie on television, just before the breaking news announcement.

Spoofed in 

Dial 'P' for Pink (1965) (Short)
High Anxiety (1977)
Foul Play (1978)
When Gloria stabs a man with knitting needles while being strangled
Mork & Mindy: Dial 'N' for Nelson (1979) (TV Episode)
Awesome Lotus (1983)
The credits lists a sequel as "Dial B For Basset"
NFL Follies Go Hollywood (1983) (TV Movie)
A trailer is shown for "Dial M for Moron".
Dial 'F' for Fantasy (1984) (Video)
Video's title is a takeoff on the mainstream film's title.
Dead End (1985)
zombie dials M before being garrotted
15 Minutes: Show #4 (1987) (TV Episode)
A performance from the satirical musical "Dial M For Model"
The Simpsons: Bart's Friend Falls in Love (1992) (TV Episode)
While fighting with Milhouse, Bart's hand gropes for a weapon in a parody of Grace Kelly's scissor-stabbing scene.
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko (1999) (Video Game)
The name of the first secret level is "Dial "A" for Arson".
Good Eats: The Art of Darkness (1999) (TV Episode)
Segment title "Dial M for Mousse" is a play on the movie's title.
Dial 'M' for Hobo (2004) (Short)
Title is based on earlier Hitchcock film
La Legende~Dali (2009) (Short)
Telephone murder scene spoofed in 'La Legende~Dali'
Elektra Luxx (2010)
"Dial SS for Super Sex" poster
Love Shack (2010) (Video)
Fictitious porn title: "Dial M for Milkjugs."
Flashback (2011)
Food stand at theme park called Dial M for Milkshakes.
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #19.96 (2012) (TV Episode)
From "Top Ten Other Movies about Mitt Romney": "10. Dial M for Mitt"

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