The Ipcress File (1965) Poster


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Followed by 

Spy Story (1976)
Bullet to Beijing (1995) (TV Movie)
Midnight in Saint Petersburg (1996) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

Nattmara (1965)
Swedish signage visible outside the cinema that Maj comes out from
What's My Line?: Episode #17.7 (1966) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in connection with Mystery Guest Michael Caine.
Brigitte et Brigitte (1966)
A part of the poster can be seen.
Phil Cool: Episode #1.1 (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Phil Cool as Michael Caine
Blue Ice (1992)
Michael Caine portrays an ex-british intelligence agent named Harry. The Film was an attempt to make a sequel to the original Harry Palmer Trilogy but the correct character rights could not be attained so the surname was changed.
Bullet to Beijing (1995) (TV Movie)
Reference in dialog phrased in a manner to remind the viewer of the previous title.
The Killing Zone (1999)
The name of Matthew Palmer's band
The Match (1999)
Ken Adam: Designing Bond (2000) (Video)
Filmographical reference re Ken Adam
Designing Bond: Peter Lamont (2000) (Video)
Reference to
Harry Saltzman: Showman (2000) (Video)
Filmographical Reference to his work
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
Michael Caine's character is based on his earlier character
The World of Austin Powers (2002) (Video)
Mentioned by Michael Caine
Saturday Night Live: Jude Law/Ashlee Simpson (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by 'Peter O'Toole' (Jude Law)
Leverage: The Rashomon Job (2010) (TV Episode)
Sophie uses the alias Karen Ipcress
Pointless: Episode #3.7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by one of the contestants as a correct answer.
Something for the Weekend: Episode dated 30 October 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by James.
Life Itself (2014)
The movie was advertised on an old newspaper.
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
The Kingsmen wear glasses similar to Harry Palmer's, Harry Palmer was played by Michael Caine
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Title is written on a wall
NCIS: Los Angeles: Active Measures (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Eric Beale: "'The Manchurian Candidate', 'The Ipcress File', 'Telefon' - all spies who one day just lose it."
Flat Earth Conspiracy: Flat, Free and Awake (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Lawrence.
Sidney J. Furie: Fire Up the Carousel! (2018)
Sidney discusses making the film

Featured in 

Hollywood U.K.: The Last Wave (1993) (TV Episode)
Clips shown and film discussed.
The Design File (2006) (Video)
contains clips from the film
The Many Faces of...: Michael Caine (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Unforgettable Gordon Jackson (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
Sound of Cinema: The Music That Made the Movies: The Big Score (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown and title/theme music discussed
Al Murray's Great British Spy Movies (2014) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
The World's Greatest Spy Movies (2016) (TV Movie)
Number 7 in the Countdown

Spoofed in 

The Ipcress File: Michael Caine Goes Stella (2006) (Video)
Comedy sketch about the main character
The Armstrong and Miller Show: Episode #1.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
The brainwashing scene is parodied in the 'Half Price Pots' sketch.

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