Princess Mononoke (1997) Poster


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Castle in the Sky (1986)
The robots in "Laputa" and the forest animals in "Princess Mononoke" share the exact same design, a clear reference.
Glory (1989)

Referenced in 

At the Movies: Rounders/Kiki's Delivery Service/Simon Birch/Slums of Beverly Hills/Digging to China (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Kiki's Delivery Service" review.
Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal (1999) (TV Mini-Series)
Fantasia 2000 (1999)
Ausverkauft! (1999) (Short)
Delusions of Grandeur: The End part 2 (2001) (TV Episode)
Jeff does his impersonation of a Kodama
Metropolis (2001)
Spirited Away (2001)
The Radish Spirit's Hat resembles the Amishi Rice Bowl.
Weakest link: Hitori gachi no hôsoku: Episode #1.1 (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name.
The O.C.: The Debut (2003) (TV Episode)
Princess Mononoke referenced by Anna
Samurai Jack: Episode XLIII (2003) (TV Episode)
Jack's infection is inspired by the Miyazaki film.
Princess Mononoke: Making of a Masterpiece (2004) (Video)
making of the movie
Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
When Howl's arm changes to feathers, it refers to Ashitaka's curse on his arm.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Talked about
The Making of 'MirrorMask' (2006) (Video)
Referenced by name
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Reign Over Me (2007)
As an apparent result of an undisclosed condition that would later lead to his death, Alan's mother calls Alan's father "Just as mean and evil as he can be. Like a pig with a bullet in his head."
Anime: Drawing a Revolution (2007) (TV Movie)
Images and clips shown during the Hayao Miyazaki segment
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Year One/Whatever Works/The Proposal (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says Hayao Miyazaki made this movie.
The Ex List: Art Professor (2009) (TV Episode)
Professor Harris watches Princess Mononoke. Because he is so impressed by it, he decides to make a Princess Mononoke painting with Bella Bloom posing (dressed) as Princess Mononoke.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Ponyo (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed as a movie directed by Hayao Miyazaki
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Cop Out/The Crazies/A Prophet (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen list movies made by Studio Ghibli.
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Hook (2010) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD releases of November/December.
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part I (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part II (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part III (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part IV (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part V (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part VI (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Knights: Part VII (2011) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Suburban Knights (2011) (Video)
MarzGurl is dressed as Princess Mononoke
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
The enchanted forest scene has an uncanny resemblance, including a godly figure with a shape of deer.
Brave (2012)
The will-o'-the-wisps in Brave recall the guiding kodama forest spirits in Princess Mononoke. Both films end with an appearance of their respective spirit. Merida shoots arrows on horseback as a deliberate visual nod to Prince Ashitaka doing the same.
Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie (2012)
The Inuzuka clan (Kiba's clan) all ride dogs/wolves and have the same red face markings as San
Demo Reel: Lost in Translation (Bromance Version) (2012) (TV Episode)
Donnie asked his wife if she's ever heard of the movie.
Anime Abandon: Macross Plus: Part II (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned among popular mainstream anime
The Simpsons: Married to the Blob (2014) (TV Episode)
During the Miyazaki scene, three kodama spirits are seen next to the Magical Vehicles building
Nostalgia Critic: In Loving Memory of Justin Carmical (2014) (TV Episode)
MarzGurl was seen dress up as San in one scene.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Mighty Kong (2014) (TV Episode)
Hewy mentions it toward the end of his review
Nostalgia Critic: Jurassic Park III (2014) (TV Episode)
"Thank goodness Princess Mononoke comes in to save the day."
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Aardman (2014) (TV Episode)
An animated film with the recognisable Studio Ghibli style.
Marvel's Off the Rack: Episode #1.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
Strawburry17 says her first cosplay was of Princess Mononoke.
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Sker Buffalo's design is inspired by the Forest Spirit
Honest Trailers: Every Christopher Nolan Movie (2018) (TV Episode)
Title seen in screenshot
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Jasmine's Song and Mulan's No Songs (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.

Featured in 

At the Movies: That's Not All, Folks! (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
At the Movies: American Beauty/Blue Streak/For Love of the Game (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown during a segment on the Telluride Film Festival.
Troldspejlet: Episode #30.6 (2003) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann portrays Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki, mentioning the film + clip shown
AMV Hell (2004) (Short)
Used in the fake trailer.
100 Greatest Cartoons (2005) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown.
JesuOtaku Anime Reviews: Princess Mononoke (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Nostalgia Chick: The Fellowship of the Ring (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned when dicussing the impact of fantasy films
WatchMojo: Top 10 Anime Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #7
WatchMojo: Top 10 Archers in TV and Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Prince Ashitaka is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Environmental Warning Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Princess Mononoke is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Animated Movies for Adults (2015) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #2
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Princess Mononoke (2015) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.

Spoofed in 

The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Son of Nergal/Sister Grim/Go Kart-3000! (2003) (TV Episode)
Irwin calls Mandy "Princess Wannanoke"
School Rumble: Fight Hunter! Fight Eater! Fight, Part Time Worker! (2006) (TV Episode)
The boars walking through the wood were done in the same style as the deer and the forest spirit did.
CollegeHumor Originals: If Miyazaki Films Were Like Other Anime (2014) (TV Episode)
Princess Mononoke gets a Pokémon treatment.

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