The Italian Job (1969) Poster


Jump to: Remade as (2)  | Edited into (1)  | Spin-off (1)  | References (1)  | Referenced in (72)  | Featured in (12)  | Spoofed in (8)

Remade as 

Players (2012)

Edited into 

MacGyver: Thief of Budapest (1985) (TV Episode)
All of the shots of the three Minis racing the cops are lifted from the movie.


The Italian Job (2001) (Video Game)


The Wild One (1953)
Photo montage of Bob Dylan, Marlon Brando (from the movie's poster) and a third person on the wall in the room where Charlie prepares for the job.

Referenced in 

El triangulito (1972)
The poster of the film is put on the wall of a cinema
La vedova inconsolabile ringrazia quanti la consolarono (1973)
The opening sequence is copied almost frame by frame from the original "Italian Job"
Rupan sansei (1978)
The sewer car chase, the Mini Cooper driving up the stairs.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #2.13 (1990) (TV Episode)
Tailor scene quoted by John Sessions during 'Theater Styles'
Benny Hill: The World's Favorite Clown (1991) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by Benny Hill
Very Important Pennis: Very Important Pennis: Part 1 (1996) (TV Episode)
Robin Williams does a Michael Caine impression and Dennis says "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
Chicken Run (2000)
Rocky gives a pep talk to everyone and says 'We must all work together as a team. And that means you do everything I say', just like Charlie Croker in 'The Italian Job'
EastEnders: Episode dated 26 June 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
Robbie, Martin, Asif and Jamie have been plotting to break into the Queen Victoria pub and steal alcohol. Robbie has borrowed The Italian Job for himself and his friends to watch. Asif says, "Oh, I love that film! It has a wicked car chase." Robbie replies, "We aren't going to be watching this for fun! You should be learning something."
On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (2000) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
World of Pub: Caine (2001) (TV Episode)
"You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Klatretøsen (2002)
Copies the heist escape in three small cars.
The Italian Job (2003)
Discovering an armoured truck has been hired, they need to create a new plan. Charlie states that, "We'll do it like The Italian Job", which is actually a reference to the original movie.
High Hopes: The Italian Job (2004) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Top Gear: Episode #5.8 (2004) (TV Episode)
The hosts discuss both italian job movies with eddie izzard
Alone in the Dark (2005)
The sewer car chase, the Mini Cooper driving up the stairs.
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
Car in the tunnel sequence.
Drama Connections: Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (2005) (TV Episode)
Reference to the "blow the bloody doors off" quote
ShakespeaRe-Told: A Midsummer Night's Dream (2005) (TV Episode)
Michael Caine impersonation - "you were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off"
The Simpsons: The Italian Bob (2005) (TV Episode)
Episode title is a play on the name of this film.
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Silent Clowns: Laurel and Hardy (2006) (TV Episode)
"Getta Bloomin' Move On!" is heard as Paul Merton travels to Italy
Ben 10: Midnight Madness (2006) (TV Episode)
The shot of the Mini Cooper driving down the stairs.
Star Stories: The Take That Story: How Our Success Was Nothing to Do with Robert Williams (2007) (TV Episode)
Robbie Williams does an impression of Michael Caine saying "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares: The Fish & Anchor (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
St. Trinian's (2007)
When they're practising the explosives on the shed, one of the girls said 'You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off', Michael Caine's catchphrase.
Inspector Lewis: Life Born of Fire (2008) (TV Episode)
Lewis says he has seen The Italian Job
Doctor Who Confidential: The Italian Job (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.4 (2008) (TV Episode)
"You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
Cinemassacre's Top 10 Car Chases (2008) (Short)
Phineas and Ferb: Thaddeus and Thor/De Plane! De Plane! (2009) (TV Episode)
"L-O-S-E-R..." has the rhythm of the "Bridger" chant.
Rob Brydon: Live (2009) (Video)
Rob Brydon does an impression of Michael Caine saying "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
Have I Got News for You: Episode #39.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown of David Cameron telling a joke based on a quote from the film.
Pointless: Episode #3.7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Richard as a correct answer.
The Trip (2010)
Mentioned during a Michael Caine impersonation
The Trip: The Inn at Whitewell (2010) (TV Episode)
Doing his Michael Caine impression, Steve Coogan says "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!".
The Trip: Hipping Hall (2010) (TV Episode)
Rob Brydon impersonates Michael Caine again ("You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off").
The Trip: The Angel at Hetton (2010) (TV Episode)
Impersonating Michael Caine, Rob Brydon says "Blow the bloody doors off" again.
Cars 2 (2011)
Michael Caine is associated with an Aston Martin DB4 in both movies.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cool Cars (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Cars 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Michael Caine's role mentioned
Driver: San Francisco (2011) (Video Game)
Mission "Bel Viaggio" with objective "Take A Spin In This Classic Lamborghini...."
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Mad Man in a Death Machine (2012) (TV Episode)
Ricky asks if they're in the movie while they're driving fast
St George's Day (2012)
"Berlin Job" title reference.
NCIS: Berlin (2013) (TV Episode)
In preparing for a trip to Rome, Tony claims to have watched the film twice - both versions.
Grand Theft Auto V (2013) (Video Game)
The 'Monroe' car is based from Lamborghini Miura, the car that appeared at the beginning of the movie while the song "On Days Like These" by Monroe playing in the background.
Top Gear: The Perfect Road Trip (2013) (TV Special)
Jeremy mentions the title, a tunnel and a bulldozer
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
Rémy Julienne: 50 ans de cascades (2013) (TV Movie)
french poster shown
The Trip to Italy (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Giuliana & Bill: The Italian Job (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Missing Reel: Car Chase Pictures (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown
Hot in Cleveland: The Italian Job (2014) (TV Episode)
title reference
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014) (Video Game)
Alfred says, "You were supposed to blow the Lego doors off!"
We Still Kill the Old Way (2014)
mentions the job that was done back in Italy, stealing gold with 'Charlie'
Furious 7 (2015)
The scene where Paul Walker ist trapped inside a bus hanging off a cliff is resembling the climax of The Italian Job
Jay Leno's Garage: Supercars (2016) (TV Episode)
Jay says he remembers seeing the Lamborghini Mura in the film
Who's Doing the Dishes?: Frazer Hines (2016) (TV Episode)
Brian McFadden says the famous "You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!"
Star Wars Rebels: The Wynkahthu Job (2016) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Grand Tour: Morroccan Roll (2016) (TV Episode)
Hammond says "Hang on, I've got an idea!" when his car is having trouble balancing on the 'scales'.
Going in Style (2017)
Michael Caine's character rejects a mini cooper as a getaway car.
Sean Bradley Reviews: Fast and Furious 8 (A.K.A. 'The Fate of the Furious') (2017) (TV Episode)
Sean mentions that the 2003 version is a remake of this film.
Jay Leno's Garage: Getting Away (2018) (TV Episode)
stills shown; a 1965 Austin Mini Cooper S featured in Assess & Caress segment
Jay Leno's Garage: Movie Cars (2018) (TV Episode)
a quiz question and answer mention that a Lamborghini Mura is featured in the film's opening scene
Granada Reports: 7 June 2018: Evening Bulletin (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ann.

Featured in 

The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
The Making of 'The Italian Job' (2003) (Video)
obviously features lots of footage of the Job
Best! Movies! Ever!: Chases (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the best movie chase scenes
Hollywood's Hottest Car Chases (2010) (TV Movie)
Discussed and clips shown in part 2.
The Many Faces of...: Michael Caine (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 British Films (2013) (TV Episode)
Rémy Julienne: 50 ans de cascades (2013) (TV Movie)
clips and behind the scenes footage shown
Top 40 Ultimate Action Movies (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 35 in the Countdown
Prison Night (2015) (TV Special)
Clips shown.
The Cars That Made Britain Great: Episode #1.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
excerpts shown
Scope (2017) (Video)
clips shown
Granada Reports: 7 June 2018: Evening Bulletin (2018) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.

Spoofed in 

Stella Street (2004)
Features a spoof of Italian Job, The (1969)
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "The Real Remakes Of Movie Classics"
Little Howard's Big Question: Why Can't I Get Hold of Sawblaind the Municipal? (2010) (TV Episode)
Little Howard and Roger use Mini Cooper styled pedal cars in a raid on the Tower Of London.
Showreel: Bloody Doors (2013) (TV Episode)
The segment "Stealth Bomber" is a remake of a scene from The Italian Job. The episode title is a phrase from the scene.
You're Only Supposed to Blow the Bloody Doors Off! (2013) (Video)
Remake of the scene from which the titular phrase comes
Showreel: The Afternoon of the Doctor (2013) (TV Episode)
The post-credits scene is a re-edit of a previous sketch from episode 3, which spoofs the famous "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!" scene.

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page