Over the Hedge (2006) Poster


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Over the Hedge (2006) (Video Game)
Over the Hedge: Hammy Goes Nuts (2006) (Video Game)
Movie-inspired game
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure (2006) (Video)
this is a short based on characters from the Over the Hedge feature


Citizen Kane (1941)
When Ozzie the Possum fakes his death in front of the SUV, he calls out "Rosebud" which is a reference to Citizen Kane
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
The animals react to the hedge in a similar way as the apes (from 2001) react to the monolith. And the hedge is filmed in a very similar way as the monolith as well.
Poltergeist (1982)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
When RJ talks about TV in the credits, Hammy describes the plot of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn
Wheel of Fortune (1983) (TV Series)
RoboCop (1987)
During the Verminator/Bear/Gladys capture at the end, the sound effect heard is exactly the sound heard from ED-209 when he powers down
Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
after Hammy takes a sip of the energy drink, the camera focuses on his eye as it dilates like in Drugstore Cowboy
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
When Vincent the bear is being hauled away, he is wearing the same mask Hannibal Lector wore in the assylum.
American Idol (2002) (TV Series)
Dr. Phil (2002) (TV Series)
You can hear Dr. Phil in the background of one scene

Referenced in 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #10.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Most of the interview is about this upcoming film starring Bruce Willis.
'T4' Goes 'Over the Hedge' (2006) (TV Movie)
Referenced throughout
Flushed Away (2006)
in Roddy's DVD collection
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
McClane when his buddy got scratched: "chicks dig scars". At a pressconference Willis revealed this quote is his favorite line in "Over the Hedge" where he said it in a identical situation.
Enchanted (2007)
Poster Shown
Bee Movie (2007)
Vincent the bear makes a cameo appearance in the courtroom scene.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Marley & Me (2008)
"Rockin' the Suburbs (Over the Hedge Version)" is heard
Cleanflix (2009)
Listed under New Releases in Cleanflix store
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.67 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $2,000 question
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Hiccup uses the reflection of the sun as a laser pointer and uses it to lure one of the dragons into it's cage, much like in Over the Hedge were RJ used a laser pointer to lue Hammy into the house
Furry Vengeance (2010)
Both films feature woodland animals retaliating agaist a greedy realstate agent after their forest habit has been destoryed
Frozen (2013)
In one scene the Duke of Weselton says his evil plan out loud and then asks was that out loud? The same line was said by Hammy in Over the Hedge
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Wanda Sykes/Thomas Haden Church/Dwight Yoakam (2014) (TV Episode)
Thomas Haden Church mentions that he and Wanda Sykes both did voices in the film
The Cinema Snob: Beyond the Darkness: Buio Omega (2015) (TV Episode)
"I haven't seen someone this bad at playing a corpse since Ozzie the possum."
1st Viewing: The Nutcracker in 3D (2018) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.

Featured in 

The Colbert Report: Frank Rich (2006) (TV Episode)
clips from the trailer are featured
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #10.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown in the Bruce Willis interview.
'T4' Goes 'Over the Hedge' (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #36.4 (2006) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Animation Lookback: DreamWorks Animation Part 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Film is talked about, clips shown.
Animation Lookback: DreamWorks Animation Part 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown as an example of DreamWorks characters having either fur or clothing prior to Kung Fu Panda.
Animation Lookback: DreamWorks Animation Part 7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Number 10 in the top 10 DreamWorks Animation films.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Animated DreamWorks Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Over the Hedge is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Pun-tastic Movie Titles (2016) (TV Episode)
Over the Hedge gets an honorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Pop Stars Who Voice-Acted for Animated Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
Avril Lavigne gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Steve Carell Performances (2015) (TV Episode)
Hammy gets an honorable mention.


Citizen Kane (1941)
Ozzie saying "Rosebud" when faking his death
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Robin Hood (1973)
When RJ is about to leave with all of Vincent's food (while Vincent is sleeping), he spots one last thing (the Spuddies) clutched in Vincent's arms, just like Robin Hood spots one last money bag clutched in Prince John's arms, while he is sleeping.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Exterminator beathing like Darth Vader
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Sound effect of the Millennium Falcon's Hyperdrive failing
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Verne being chased by the globe in the backyard
Hoodwinked! (2005)
As they don't have time, RJ lets Hammy drink a caffeine based energy drink, causing him to twitch and go at super speeds - exactly as what happened to Twitchy, after drinking the coffee Wolf gave him.

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