Hooper (1978) Poster



Jump to: References (2)  | Referenced in (21)  | Features (2)  | Featured in (3)  | Spoofs (1)  | Spoofed in (1)


La Strada (1954)
Bullitt (1968)

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Bruce Dern/Robert Klein/Susan Sullivan/Dr. Carl Sagan (1978) (TV Episode)
Robert Klein talks about his upcoming movie, under the working title "Hollywood Stuntman"
Saturday Night Live: Fred Willard/Devo (1978) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Cliff Preston skit
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Burt Reynolds/Carol Wayne/Lillian Carter (1979) (TV Episode)
Johnny mentions that Burt Reynolds' movie is being re-released
The Littlest Hobo: Lucky (1984) (TV Episode)
Jodie broaches it during her speaking to The Littlest Hobo.
Saturday Night Live: Danny DeVito/The Bangles (1988) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned on Weekend Update.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "He's just like Hooper."
The Sinister Saga of Making 'The Stunt Man' (2000) (Video)
mentioned once
Chicken Run (2000)
Stuntman (2002) (Video Game)
"A Whoopin' and A Hollerin'" involves famous race through the exploding town with falling chimneys and the gigantic bridge jump.
Psych: Who Ya Gonna Call? (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when Gus and Shawn are trying to remember "Sybil".
Grindhouse (2007)
Earl McGraw refers to Stuntman Mike by this name.
Death Proof (2007)
police man in the hospital refers to Stuntman Mike by this name
Party Down: Pepper McMasters Singles Seminar (2009) (TV Episode)
Constance was an extra on the set (playing a corpse).
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.23 (2009) (TV Episode)
listed by Toby Keith when asked to name as many Burt Reynolds movies as he can in 15 seconds
42nd Street Forever, Volume 5: The Alamo Drafthouse Edition (2009) (Video)
This film is referenced by name in the U.S. theatrical teaser trailer for 'Megaforce'.
Psych: Mr. Yin Presents (2010) (TV Episode)
Spencer mentions the title when suggesting that they watch Burt Reynolds movies to help them track down the killer.
Archer: The Man from Jupiter (2012) (TV Episode)
Sterling mentions the film to Burt Reynolds.
Time Zero: The Last Year of Polaroid Film (2012)
The scene when Jake is preparing to go out to buy film was inspired by the opening scene in Hooper
Breaking Bad: Confessions (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Disaster City: When the Stack Came Down in Tuscaloosa! (2014) (Short)
Title is referenced
Sand Castle (2017)
Mentioned by a character.


Deliverance (1972)
In the scene where Hooper (Burt Reynolds) and crew are watching Hooper's "stunt reel" at Hooper's house, the stunt reel contains scenes of Burt Reynolds in Deliverance (1972) being flipped out of the canoe

Featured in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Burt Reynolds/Susan Sarandon/Renn Woods/Andrew Tobias (1978) (TV Episode)
Burt Reynolds introduces a clip from his movie
Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (1982) (TV Movie)
Scene with Jan Michael-Vincent, Burt Reynolds and Terry Bradshaw in a fight scene


The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
The movie that Hooper and Ski are working on is "The Spy Who Laughed at Danger" which spoofs James Bond movies. The movie title is a spoof on The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) as well as the movie's "theme music" which is similar to the Bond movie themes.

Spoofed in 

My Name Is Earl: Two Balls, Two Strikes (2007) (TV Episode)
Little Chubby grabs a guy, slaps on a helmet, and slams him into the jukebox.

See also

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

Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed