The Lawnmower Man (1992) Poster


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Followed by 

Version of 

The Lawnmower Man (1987) (Short)
based on the same short story.


Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Dr. Angelo has a copy of this next to his TV set at the beginning of the movie.
THX 1138 (1971)
TRON (1982)
Firestarter (1984)
The agency that runs the experiment, The Shop, is the same agency from Stephen King's Firestarter.
Terminator 2 (1991)

Referenced in 

The Ben Stiller Show: With Dennis Miller (1992) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen during Al Pacino's "Beethoven" audition
Beyond the Mind's Eye (1992) (Video)
Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad: A Break in the Food Chain (1994) (TV Episode)
Sydney describes it as a film about "a computer-generated nightmare."
Hackers (1995)
Future Fantastic: The Incredible Shrinking Planet (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in documentary.
Virtual Oz (1996) (Video)
The Night Flier (1997)
Article on "Inside View"
Revelation (1999)
Jeff Fahey (Thorald Stone) using Virtual Reality glasses like his character Job in the Lawnmower man.
Flowers for Algernon (2000) (TV Movie)
The Cell (2000)
Electric Dragon 80.000 V (2001)
It is referenced.
Saturday Night Live: Pierce Brosnan/Destiny's Child (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
El Crimen Perfecto (The Perfect Crime) (2004)
There's a tape of this film in a store.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Video case is shown.
Film School: Tips on Making an Independent Film with Chris Gorak (2008) (Video)
Chris Gorak talks about working as an intern on The Lawnmower Man (1992).
Psych: Daredevils! (2008) (TV Episode)
Shawn mentions it to Gus.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Live Wire (2010) (TV Episode)
another early '90s Brosnan film
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Edición Especial Coleccionista: La historia interminable (1ª parte) (2010) (TV Episode)
poster shown in DVD recomendations
The Cinema Snob: Super Hornio Bros. 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
"...Lawnmower Man effects..."
Midnight Screenings: X-Men: First Class (2011) (TV Episode)
"This is the worst adaptation since 'The Lawnmower Man!'"
Midnight Screenings: Spy Kids 4D: All the Time in the World (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Cinema Snob: Homoti (2011) (TV Episode)
"Turkish Lawnmower Man is starting to kick ass."
The Cinema Snob: Blood Rage (2011) (TV Episode)
"Nice to know the movie is shot on Lawnmower Man's home movie collection."
Bad Movie Beatdown: Die Another Day (2012) (TV Episode)
"Is he gonna have to dig up his Lawnmower Man outfit?"
The Cinema Snob: Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (2013) (TV Episode)
"Not even the Lawnmower Man talked about grass this much."
DVD-R Hell: Pagan Invasion: Halloween, Trick or Treat? - Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"And all of this was designed to somehow make the Lawnmower Man smarter."
Rick and Morty: Lawnmower Dog (2013) (TV Episode)
Title, concept of idiot getting intelligent through devices.
The Cinema Snob: The Babe Ruth Story (2014) (TV Episode)
"...that it might as well star Jeff Fahey as a simpleton who mows lawns."
Supernatural: Halt & Catch Fire (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
A virtual reality session is said to resemble this movie
Community: Lawnmower Maintenance & Postnatal Care (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jeff
Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #5-6 (2015) (TV Episode)
ad for movie is seen on the back of the comic book
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Monster Club (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name.
Honest Game Trailers: Heavy Rain (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Broken Promises (2017) (TV Episode)
Mack said: This right here, it's how The Lawnmower Man ends
Waco: Of Milk and Men (2018) (TV Episode)
The FBI negotiators watch this film after David mentioned it last episode.
The Cinema Snob: Let There Be Light (2018) (TV Episode)
The Snob mentions it.


The Mind's Eye (1990) (Video)
Several excerpts are seen.

Featured in 

Beyond the Mind's Eye (1992) (Video)
Understanding Sex (1994) (TV Movie)
Two scenes from The Lawnmower Man are shown.
Cinemania: Stephen King: O vasilias tou tromou (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Stephen King Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, clips shown
Anime Abandon: SiN: The Movie (2013) (TV Episode)
Sage says the movie was better than Stephen King's story
Bad Movie Beatdown: Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (2014) (TV Episode)
Film Brain talks about the original
Twizzlers: The Movie (2015) (Video)
footage used
Cyber God: Creating 'The Lawnmower Man' (2017) (Video)
Making of Documentary
Best of the Worst: Hologram Man, Faust, and Blood Street (2018) (TV Episode)
movie clip is shown

Spoofed in 

Lawnmower Woman (1992) (Video)
Adult pornographic spoof of the movie.
Virtual Bart (1994) (Video Game)
The stage selection screen with Bart attached to the VR machine wheel.

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