Midnight Run (1988) Poster



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Followed by 

Another Midnight Run (1994) (TV Movie)
Midnight Runaround (1994) (TV Movie)
Midnight Run for Your Life (1994) (TV Movie)

Edited into 

Laser Optics II (1989) (Video)


The Cat in the Hat (1971) (TV Short)
Moron 1 & Moron 2 references Thing 1 & Thing 2
Joust (1982) (Video Game)
When Jack Walsh is on the phone call at the bus station, we can see the video game behind him and the Duke.

Referenced in 

At the Movies: Stella/Heart Condition/Men Don't Leave/Flashback/Cinema Paradiso (1990) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Flashback" review.
Midnight Run for Your Life (1994) (TV Movie)
Jack drops a lock pick when he breaks into Lorna's house.
Toy Story (1995)
A source of inspiration for the story department.
Hard Eight (1996)
In this film there is a character named Sidney, also played by Philip Baker Hall, who similarly lives in Las Vegas and has underworld connections.
The Sentinel: The Girl Next Door (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name.
The Score (2001)
Serving Sara (2002)
Bad Eggs (2003)
Poster visible in Kinnear's flat.
Psych: Bounty Hunters! (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Shawn
My Name Is Earl: Midnight Bun (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference
Witless Protection (2008)
Yaphet Kotto's character named FBI Agent Alonzo Mosely in both movies
Supernatural: Free to Be You and Me (2009) (TV Episode)
Alonzo Mosely and Eddie Moscone used as fake names
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Repo Men/The Bounty Hunter/The Runaways (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett: "If you want a good bounty hunter movie, go see Midnight Run."
Cold Case: The Last Drive-In (2010) (TV Episode)
One of the movies Scotty brought Nick Vera to watch using the portable DVD player.
Castle: Cuffed (2011) (TV Episode)
Castle says to Beckett, "They couldn't just handcuff us Midnight Run style?"
Uncle: Episode #2.3 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Louie: Untitled (2015) (TV Episode)
Charles Grodin's character uses the Navajo greeting for hello in both movies.
Rick and Morty: Mortynight Run (2015) (TV Episode)
Jerry loves watching this movie with the director's commentary on
Castle: What Lies Beneath (2015) (TV Episode)
Castle and Beckett mention the climax of the movie
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 23 August 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Robert De Niro
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 15 August 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg


Featured in 

The Making of 'Midnight Run' (1987) (TV Short)
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1988 (1988) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. #6 on Gene Siskel's top-ten list.
I Love the 80's 3-D: 1988 (2005) (TV Episode)
It's discussed in the 1988 episode.
Wanderlust (2006) (TV Movie)
A clip displaying the opening title is shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Couples Retreat/Bronson/An Education (2009) (TV Episode)
Dennis Farina's Award in Mobsterism segment.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Bounty Hunters in Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
John Walsh is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Henchmen (2016) (TV Episode)
Tony & Joey get an honorable mention.

Spoofed in 

The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #3.1 (1999) (TV Episode)
Recreated in the Bobby De Niro song (Joe is handcuffed and they hide behind a fence) and the lyric "In Midnight Run he showed to use a lighter acting style, proving he could swear a lot but also make you smile".
Big Trouble (2002)
Dennis Farina's character, Henry Desalvo, refers to Snake and Eddie as "moron number 1" and moron number 2." In "Midnight Run" his character, Jimmy Serano, uses a similar line.
Bob's Burgers: Midday Run (2015) (TV Episode)
Episode title
Rick and Morty: Mortynight Run (2015) (TV Episode)
Title. Delivering a captive while pursued by police.

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