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Version of 

Hotel Transylvania: The Series (2017) (TV Series)


Hotel Transylvania (2012) (Video Game)
Goodnight, Mr. Foot (2012) (Short)
Puppy!: A Hotel Transylvania Short' (2017) (Short)
Spin off from this movie


Nosferatu (1922)
When Dracula bends over the crib with his hand outstretched at the beginning he casts the same shadow as Count Orlock climbing the stairs.
The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
The cave Mavis takes Johnny into is shaped like the face of the Phantom of the Opera.
Dracula (1931)
On more than one occasion, Dracula says that he doesn't speak like Bela Lugosi's Dracula, or say "blah blah blah."
Frankenstein (1931)
Frankenstein's monster is a guest at the hotel; he says the line, "Fire bad!"
The Mummy (1932)
The Mummy is a guest at the hotel.
The Invisible Man (1933)
The invisible man is a guest at the hotel.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
The classic movie image of Quasimodo is the hotel's chef. He has a pet rat named Esmerelda.
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
"Singing in the rain" mentioned in lyrics
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
The creature from the Black Lagoon is a guest at the hotel.
It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
The octopus is a guest at the hotel.
The Blob (1958)
The Blob is a hotel guest.
Transylvania 6-5000 (1963) (Short)
Bloodcount serves as the design inspiration for Adam Sandler's Dracula.
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Spock is mentioned in the end credits song
The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Series)
The names of the werewolf couple, Wayne and Wanda, was also the name of the old-fashioned husband and wife singing act on the Muppet show.
Gremlins (1984)
Gremlins are among the hotel guests.
Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (1988) (TV Movie)
The werewolf's daughter is named Winnie. This is reminiscent of Winnie Werewolf, the Wolfman's daughter, from the film Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (1988).
The Lion King (1994)
Referenced in Dracula's song at the end

Referenced in 

Animation Lookback: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2011 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as an upcoming 2012 animated film.
Midnight Screenings: Rock of Ages/That's My Boy (2012) (TV Episode)
an upcoming Adam Sandler movie
AniMat's Reviews: ParaNorman (2012) (TV Episode)
Another Halloween-related animated film to be released soon.
Cupcake Wars: Adam Sandler's Hotel Transylvania (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Vampire Reviews: Hotel Transylvania (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Nostalgia Critic: The Worst Movies Nostalgia Critic's Reviewed (2012) (TV Episode)
The constantly-moving animation is noted as not having been extreme, unlike Felix the Cat: The Movie.
One Hit Wonderland: Monster Mash (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Midnight Movie Review: Hotel Transylvania (2012) (TV Episode)
the film of this episode's topic.
Happily Divorced: Peter's Boyfriend (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Fran
Edición Especial Coleccionista: La carrera del siglo (2013) (TV Episode)
Blu-ray release
Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013) (Short)
Poster was shown.
Bad Movie Beatdown: I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2013) (TV Episode)
"Oh, someone's getting ready for Hotel Transylvania I see."
AniMat's Reviews: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
A Sony Pictures Animation film that AniMat suspects uses the secret "SPA formula".
Saturday Night Live: Andy Samberg/St. Vincent (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Andy Samberg's opening monologue
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Complete Blu-Ray Collection (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
Geeks Who Drink: John DiMaggio vs. David Giuntoli (2015) (TV Episode)
identified as a film in which Adam Sandler played a vampire
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Surf's Up (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as among the bad Sony Pictures Animation films.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Molly Shannon/Chris Kelly/Cenk Uygur/Nate Morton (2016) (TV Episode)
Molly Shannon mentions her earlier movie
The Boss Baby (2017)
In the Halloween photograph, Tim's mom is dressed as Martha, Dracula's late wife and Mavis' mother.
Talk Show the Game Show: I'll Burn It Down (2017) (TV Episode)
Kyle Kinane mentions this movie by name

Featured in 

Becky G. Feat. Will.i.am: Problem (The Monster Remix) (2012) (Video)
In the music video from the scenes Hotel Transylvania (2012).
The Big Review: Fall Trailer Park (2012) (TV Episode)
The film was referenced; the trailer was shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.6 (2012) (TV Episode)
David Spade introduces a clip from his film
AniMat's Reviews: Hotel Transylvania (2012) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
The Big Review: Episode #1.11 (2012) (TV Episode)
The film was reviewed.
Animation Lookback: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2012 (2013) (TV Episode)
Worst animated film of 2012.
70th Golden Globe Awards (2013) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
Maltin on Movies: Warm Bodies (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
AniMat's Reviews: The Croods (2013) (TV Episode)
AniMat says The Croods used the romance plot that was in this film. Clip briefly shown.
The Blockbuster Buster: Hotel Transylvania (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Nostalgia Critic: Eight Crazy Nights (2013) (TV Episode)
referenced among Adam Sandler's actually funny movies
AniMat's Reviews: Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat compares the animation in Mr. Peabody & Sherman with this film. Clip shown.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2014) (TV Episode)
A Sony Pictures Animation film that continues the studio's tradition, clips shown.
AniMat's Reviews: Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) (TV Episode)
AniMat recaps his opinion on the first film. Clips shown.
Nostalgia Critic: When Are Critics Wrong? (2016) (TV Episode)
received negative reviews from critics, despite being pretty good
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 GOOD Adam Sandler Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
Number 3 on the list


The Wizard of Oz (1939)
When Quasimodo is trying to speak, Murray thinks he's saying 'Oil', which is a reference to the tin man.
Gravedale High (1990) (TV Series)
characters include a Frankenstein character with removable parts, an obese mummy, and a comedic invisible man in specs.
Twilight (2008)
The movie Jonathan is watching on the plane

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