Superhero Movie (2008) Poster


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Notorious (1946)
Discussing the details of a fake relationship in the back of a moving car
West Side Story (1961)
The love theme references the song Maria
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Picture of Rick's dad wearing a red sash being forced to play Russian roulette by the Vietnamese.
Airplane! (1980)
The "George Zip" speech by Leslie Neilsen is used
Rocky III (1982)
during the training montage, "Eye of the Tiger" plays
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)
Leslie Nielsen's character pulls people with his car after he accidently ran over them like in this movie.
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995) (TV Series)
The theme song is played
Catwoman (2004)
When the Hourglass attacks the Hero Con, one woman runs around in a Halle Berry-style Catwoman costume.
Family Guy: Lois Kills Stewie (2007) (TV Episode)
Stewie and Lou both go to take over the world and the microsoft paperclip comes up

Referenced in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #39.15 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Meet the Spartans (2008)
Youth in Revolt (2009)
promotional poster on the wall of the video store.
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Exploradores (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD shown
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Especial Navidad (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD mentioned
Best of the Worst: V-World Matrix, the Amazing Bulk, and???? (2013) (TV Episode)
Rich alludes to it.
Piers Morgan's Life Stories: Pamela Anderson (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Pamela.

Featured in 

Edición Especial Coleccionista: Superhero Movie (2010) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Nostalgia Critic: Is Parody Dead? (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned among spoof movies done wrong


Scarface (1983)
Same as the Lord of the Rings parody, but pointing out "Scarface society"
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
Guy gets launched out of a wheelchair in the ending
Batman (1989)
Flashback with Rick's parents
Forrest Gump (1994)
When Rick walks on the bus, people deny access for him to sit next to them
Mission: Impossible (1996)
A Tom Cruise Look-alike speaks while the Mission Impossible theme is played.
Blade (1998)
Undertaker throws a knife, he strikes a pose like Blade
Final Destination (2000)
When Dragonfly saves the woman from getting splattered by the bus. He looks to see her getting sucked into a wood chipper.
X-Men (2000)
Professor X, his wife, and children are all bald and need wheelchairs.
Spider-Man (2002)
"Spiderman" builds the main spoof in this film
The Girl Next Door (2004)
The voyeur scene where Rick watches the girl next door getting undressed
Mean Girls (2004)
Trey discribes the bus like Janis Ian did in Mean Girls
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Dragonfly gives up and throws out his costume; rare element sought by villain
This Is Scientology: An Overview of the World's Fastest Growing Religion (2004) (Video)
spoofing Tom Cruise Scientology
Batman Begins (2005)
A send-up of superhero films, from Batman Begins to Fantastic Four.
Fantastic Four (2005)
A send-up of superhero films, from Batman Begins to Fantastic Four.

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