Licence to Kill (1989) Poster


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Dr. No (1962)
Goldfinger (1964)
Thunderball (1965)
Moonraker (1979)
Octopussy (1983)

Followed by 

GoldenEye (1995)
Casino Royale (2006)
Skyfall (2012)
Spectre (2015)
Bond 25 (2019)

Edited into 

The Bond Sound: The Music of 007 (2000) (Video)


007: Licence to Kill (1989) (Video Game)
video game of movie
The Duel (1993) (Video Game)
Cover art on game box is from this movie


A Farewell to Arms (1932)
Bond mentions the line "a farewell to arms" to M.
Dr. No (1962)
When Bond and Pam Bouvier escape in a boat, the gas tank is punctured, leading to Bouvier saying "Out of Gas. I haven't heard that one in a long time." At the end of the first EON Bond film, Dr. No, Bond and Honey Rider escape in a boat, but, as Bond remarks, they run out of gas.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
In 'Licence to Kill', Felix Leiter mentions James Bond being married once. This is a reference to Bond's brief marriage to Teresa di Vicenzo (Tracy) in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'.
The Godfather (1972)
As Sanchez feeds Leiter to the shark, he says, "This is nothing personal. It's purely business."
The Living Daylights (1987)
Both movies have a similar shot of James Bond looking through a sniper scope and opening the eye that is not behind the scope in surprise as he recognises someone.

Referenced in 

Saved by the Bell: Beauty and the Screech (1989) (TV Episode)
While dressed as 'Screech Bond', Screech says, "I have a licence to love."
That's Showbusiness: Holiday Special (1989) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned.
Kenworth Truck Stunt Featurette (1989) (Video)
Related documentary
Cheers: License to Hill (1992) (TV Episode)
title reference
Magkasangga sa batas (1993)
Lighter scene.
Last Action Hero (1993)
Danny's Mom tells him his "licence to kill" has expired.
The Duel (1993) (Video Game)
Cover art on game box is from this movie
True Lies (1994)
James Bond 007: Yesterday and Today (1996) (Video)
Documentary on the James Bond films
GoldenEye 007 (1997) (Video Game)
One of the multiplayer scenarios is named this film (one shot kills).
Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal (1999) (TV Mini-Series)
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Inside 'Licence to Kill' (2000) (Video)
Subject of this documentary
Ian Fleming: 007's Creator (2000) (Video)
Title seen on package of James Bond Trivia game
The Men Behind the Mayhem: The Special Effects of James Bond (2000) (Video)
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Spy Kids (2001)
Max Payne (2001) (Video Game)
Referenced by an enemy in Part III, Chapter 6
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 420 (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name in "Greatest Hits".
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Life Serial (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the geek trio's discussion about who is the best Bond.
Syphon Filter 3 (2001) (Video Game)
The Transporter (2002)
The finale involving dropping a man from a plane onto a tanker truck to stop a shipment of illegal goods directly references the Bond film Licence to Kill (1989)
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
Mentioned during interview with Carey Lowell
I'm Alan Partridge: Never Say Alan Again (2002) (TV Episode)
"There goes Alan Partridge, License to Kill...time, in his caravan...by watching videos" is what someone says about Alan's bond-marathon.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Showtime (2003) (TV Episode)
Andrew refers to Timothy Dalton's Bond going rogue.
Red vs. Blue (2003) (TV Series)
Donut's spy routine references this film
Inside 'Die Another Day' (2003) (Video)
Referenced / mentioned
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Timothy Dalton as a 007-esque spy
Law & Order: License to Kill (2005) (TV Episode)
title reference
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Robot Chicken: 1987 (2006) (TV Episode)
Ben Stiller stars in License to Mow
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
Ground Check with Corkey Fornof (2006) (Video)
Related Documentary
Location Scouting with Peter Lamont: Licence to Kill (2006) (Video)
Relates to this film
On the Set with John Glen (2006) (Video)
Subject is the film Licence To Kill
Premiere Bond: Opening Nights (2006) (Video)
Details of its Premiere(s)
Bond '89 (2006) (Video)
Related Interview Documentary
James Bond: For Real (2006) (Video)
Truck chase is discussed and scene shown
Psych: Poker? I Barely Know Her (2007) (TV Episode)
"My licence to kill has been revoked"
The Reel Thing (2008) (Short)
Video picked up by Brad in video store.
The Cult of...: Poldark (2008) (TV Episode)
Reference to Timothy Dalton being James Bond
Special Agent Oso: License to Chill/GoldenFly (2009) (TV Episode)
"License To Chill" episode
20 to 1: Blockbuster Heroes (2010) (TV Episode)
A poster for this movie is shown in a segment on James Bond.
Laserdisc Memories: Flash Gordon (2010) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned whenever Timothy Dalton is seen
The Tourist (2010)
In both films Timothy Dalton takes part in a crucial scene where a high ranking British secret agent's licence to operate is suspended.
My Weekly Bond: Dr. No Review (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD shown.
My Weekly Bond: The Living Daylights Review (2011) (TV Episode)
"James Bond will return in License to Kill"
My Weekly Bond: License to Kill Review (2011) (TV Episode)
Reviewed in this episode.
Greek: Subclass Plagiostomi (2011) (TV Episode)
Cappie mentions this
NCIS: Los Angeles: Personal (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Callen.
Awkward.: Over My Dead Body (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Defending Your Life (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Dialogue.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
The opening mid air hijack is almost identical in set up and execution.
007 Legends (2012) (Video Game)
one of the game's missions
Skyfall (2012)
The palm-print signature Walther PPK that Q issues to Bond is a throwback to the Signature Rifle Bond uses in Licence to Kill.
My Weekly Bond: Bond Film Rankings: Worst to Best Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Featured on the list.
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013) (Video Game)
Arcade achievement titled "Licence to Kill"
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: 500th Video - Blu-Ray Collection!! (2013) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
009-1: The End of the Beginning (2013)
Agent 009's Double-O status is revoked
Atop the Fourth Wall: SCI-Spy #4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Photo of Timothy Dalton appears while Linkara does his own customized recap of the Sci-Spy series.
Rémy Julienne: 50 ans de cascades (2013) (TV Movie)
poster shown
The Lego Movie (2014)
Uses a variation of the line "It's nothing personal, it's purely business."
My Weekly Bond: Subscriber Q&A Video! (2014) (TV Episode)
My Weekly Bond: Top 10 Best Bond Theme Versions (2014) (TV Episode)
Featured on the list.
Haapasalo Goes America: Episode #1.8 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during this episode.
Chikara Permis de Tuer (2014) (Video)
Title reference. The title is French for "License to Kill," since the show was held in Montreal.
Fresh Off the Boat: License to Sell (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Geeks Who Drink: Grey Damon v. Josh Brener (2015) (TV Episode)
identified by a contestant as a James Bond film
Spectre (2015)
James Bond acting as a rogue agent; Mexico location; James Bond is suspended from duty
Pick Me!: Episode #1.18 (2015) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
Terrible Old Games: The Book Awakens (2015) (Short)
Video game based on the movie is seen.
The Brontes at the BBC (2016) (TV Movie)
Documentary refers to Timothy Dalton in the role of James Bond
Epic Rap Battles of History: James Bond vs Austin Powers (2016) (TV Episode)
Directly mentioned in lyrics
My Weekly Bond: Announcement: My New Podcast (2016) (TV Episode)
Image in background.
Tosh.0: Bond Girl (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
Kevin Hart: What Now? (2016)
Mentioned in the 007-like title sequence.
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
Movie poster tagline: "License to kill. License to chill".
Angie Tribeca: License to Drill (2017) (TV Episode)
Title reference
My Weekly Bond: Top 5 Diminishing Returns Podcast Bond Moments (2017) (TV Episode)
Discussed on Diminishing Returns podcast.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.14 (2017) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Mister Dynamit (2017) (TV Episode)
Rütten asks if they will watch the James Bond movie "Lizenz zum Löten" (A licence to solder), a parody poster is visible
Pinky and Perky Show: Licence to Swill (TV Episode)
Title reference.

Featured in 

Kenworth Truck Stunt Featurette (1989) (Video)
Footage / clip(s) from
Licence to Kill: Production Behind the Scenes (1989) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
The World of James Bond (1995) (TV Movie)
In Search of James Bond with Jonathan Ross (1995) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
The Secrets of 007: The James Bond Files (1997) (TV Movie)
Clip From
The James Bond Story (1999) (TV Movie)
Now Pay Attention 007: A Tribute to Actor Desmond Llewelyn (2000) (TV Movie)
Includes clip(s) / footage from
Inside 'For Your Eyes Only' (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside 'Dr. No' (2000) (Video)
Clips during opening montage
Inside 'Licence to Kill' (2000) (Video)
Double-O Stunts (2000) (Video)
Footage / clips from
Inside Q's Lab (2000) (Video)
Clips / footage from
Silhouettes: The James Bond Titles (2000) (Video)
Footage of title sequence in this documentary
Tribute to Desmond Llewelyn (2000) (Video)
Footage / clip(s) from
Bond Girls Are Forever (2002) (TV Movie)
Best Ever Bond (2002) (TV Movie)
David Walliams: My Life with James Bond 007 (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
20 to 1: Memorable Movie Characters (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on James Bond.
James Bond: For Real (2006) (Video)
Truck chase is discussed and scene shown
20 to 1: Movie Heroes & Villains (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on James Bond.
Cinemassacre's Top 10 Worst Movie Cliches (2010) (Short)
A clip is shown.
My Weekly Bond: License to Kill Review (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Welshy Reviews: Casino Royale: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Welshy's favorite Bond film with Dalton in the lead role
Everything or Nothing (2012)
clips shown
Bond's Greatest Moments (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
My Weekly Bond: Moneypenny Rankings: Worst to Best (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
James Bond 50th Anniversary tribute.
Rémy Julienne: 50 ans de cascades (2013) (TV Movie)
behind the scenes footage shown
My Weekly Bond: Top 10 Best Bond Theme Versions (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Honest Trailers: Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
The Nation's Favourite Bond Song (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Ninja Academy (1989)
There is an agent in the movie called Agent 00-7-11 who is a spoof of James Bond who was originally created by Ian Fleming. Like the James Bond movie Licence to Kill (1989), 00711 gets his license revoked.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Cinemaniacs! (1990) (TV Episode)
Spoofed on the multiplex marquee as "License to Hunt"
Filmpje! (1995)
When Paul de Leeuw sings "My life is a filmpje" this title is sung.
Codename: Kids Next Door: Operation: I.-S.C.R.E.A.M./Operation: C.A.N.N.O.N. (2002) (TV Episode)
During the chase between the KND operatives and ice cream men, one scene resembles the truck chase scene from this movie
Team America: World Police (2004)
Bad guy feeds the good guy to his pet shark.
The Simpsons: We're on the Road to D'ohwhere (2006) (TV Episode)
Bart talking to Skinner's secretary
I Love You, Man (2009)
one of the billboards
License to Fail (2013) (Short)
Spoofs title

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