Sharknado (TV Movie 2013) Poster

(2013 TV Movie)


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Followed by 

Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014) (TV Movie)
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015) (TV Movie)
Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens (2016) (TV Movie)
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017) (TV Movie)
Sharknado 6 (2018) (TV Movie)

Version of 

RiffTrax Live: Sharknado (2014) (Video)


The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Kansas mentioned in reference to tornados
Jaws (1975)
Shark killed by shoving air tank into its jaws and shooting it causing it to explode. Also, Nova's monologue about why she hates sharks mirrors Quint's "Indianapolis" speech ("Six people went into the water, one little girl came out, sharks took the rest."). "We're gonna need a bigger chopper" references Brody's line, "We're gonna need a bigger boat."
1941 (1979)
the rolling ferris wheel
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
People run from the rogue Ferris wheel like Indy running from the boulder.
Shark Week (1987) (TV Series)
Mentioned in dialogue
Cruel Jaws (1995) (TV Movie)
the line "We're gonna need a bigger helicopter" was said in this film
Airline Disaster (2010) (Video)
Film poster seen on one of the Downtown L.A. buildings.
Red Clover (2012) (TV Movie)
Carl the reporter uses the term "sharknado" a year before the movie, another SciFi original, came out.

Referenced in 

Midnight Screenings: The Purge/The Internship (2013) (TV Episode)
sharks are brought up, leading to a discussion of this
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.180 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay Leno says that the movie is the kind of programming we will see more of now that marijuana is being legalized
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.182 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay Leno asks whether people watched the movie
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: What's Wrong with the Happening??? (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, poster is shown.
DVD-R Hell: Cavemen (2013) (TV Episode)
"John Heard was in something deadlier than the Sharknado!"
Honest Trailers: Breaking Bad (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Mad: Iron Bland 3/Monsters Community (2013) (TV Episode)
the film's success is mentioned
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Opening credits: "Marknado"
Half in the Bag: Summer Movie Catch Up and Things (2013) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Spreeshark (2013) (Short)
The german answer!
Tosh.0: Season 5 Web Reflection (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
Face Off: Sexy Beasts (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Lost Girl: Waves (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Kenzi.
The Cinema Snob: Endless Love (2014) (TV Episode)
"Hell, even Sharknado here would've made a better lead."
Shark Finning: The Shocking Truth (2014) (Video)
A small part of the DVD artwork is seen
Veronica Mars (2014)
Mentioned by Veronica
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.42 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chuy mentions the movie by name.
The Reviewers: Shooting Space (2014) (TV Episode)
Count Thomas Howell reviews the film with a slew of Sharknado puns.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kelly Ripa/Joe Manganiello/Sylvan Esso (2014) (TV Episode)
During the Pop Quiz, Steve Higgins asks the title of this movie
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.115 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the movie by name.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Helen Mirren/James Cameron/Spoon (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Helen Mirren during her Mirren, Mirren sketch with Jimmy
The Cinema Snob: 42nd Street Forever: Volume 3, Exploitation Explosion (2014) (TV Episode)
"Now adays, we add tornadoes to our sharks."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 25 August 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
John Anderson wonders why Ron Jaworski (nicknamed "Jaws") was not in the movie
Tosh.0: Dumped by Sweetheart (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Tosh
Pek Yakinda (2014)
Pirate DVD cover is seen
Z Nation: Home Sweet Zombie (2014) (TV Episode)
During a hurricane storm, zombies gets picked up by a tornado and thrown. Garnett asks "Is that what I think it is?" and Warren replies "It ain't sharks".
10.0 Earthquake (2014)
"Shark hurricane" mentioned
Santa Claws (2014)
Mentioned by Evan
The Apprentice: May the Gods of Good Pies Be with Us (2015) (TV Episode)
show mentioned when talking to/about Ian
The Apprentice: Live Finale: A New Celebrity Apprentice Is Crowned (2015) (TV Episode)
Geraldo mentions the show when introducing Ian
Nostalgia Critic: Why Is Nothing Original Anymore? (2015) (TV Episode)
among "infamously popular" films
Beste Vrienden (2015) (Short)
Poster is hidden as an easter egg
Family Guy: Take My Wife (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2015) (TV Episode)
"This is just exposition for Sharknado 4!"
Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf (2015) (TV Movie)
Sharktopusnado image seen online
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 23 July 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
reviewed by 'Mike Golic'.
Lavalantula (2015) (TV Movie)
Ian Ziering says he is dealing with shark problems right now
Opinions: Worst Movie Ever (2015) (TV Episode)
Gravity Falls: Dungeons, Dungeons, & More Dungeons (2015) (TV Episode)
The Probabilator casts an "Ogrenado spell," which is a reference to the deadly storm in "Sharknado."
Regular Show: The Movie (2015)
"Timeando" is a reference to the deadly storm in "Sharknado."
Countdown: Episode #73.89 (2015) (TV Episode)
Matthew mentions that it's one of his favourite films.
The Cinema Snob: Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever (2015) (TV Episode)
"...like it's about Sharknado or something."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 20 January 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
The Muppets.: A Tail of Two Piggies (2016) (TV Episode)
While looking around at Ian Ziering's house, Pepe says, "It's the house '90210' built and 'Sharknado' did not redecorate."
The Flash: King Shark (2016) (TV Episode)
Joe says, "I don't suppose my home owner's insurance covers a Sharknado attack."
Fuller House: Funner House (2016) (TV Episode)
Ramona says, "I'm binge-watching the 'Sharknado' trilogy."
The Dwarvenaut (2016)
Man wearing a Sharknado t-shirt at Gen Con
Honest Game Trailers: Pokken Tournament (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.57 (2016) (TV Episode)
Stuart is asked a question about the film's main threats during his Cash Builder round.
One Hit Wonderland: "I Believe in a Thing Called Love" by the Darkness (2016) (TV Episode)
Todd says comparing The Darkness to the heavy metal gods is like comparing Jaws to Sharknado.
Movie Nights: R.I.O.T: The Movie (2016) (TV Episode)
Allison mentions a Tigernado.
Sasha, the Princess of Darkness: Sharknado (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips and stills
Sasha, the Princess of Darkness: Sharknado 2 - The Second One (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentions the movie
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Leslie Jones/Carlo Mirarchi/Atom Willard (2016) (TV Episode)
Reference during the monologue
Dam Sharks (2016) (TV Movie)
A character mentions these movies
Nostalgia Critic: Can a Film Be So Good It's Bad? (2016) (TV Episode)
among "so bad it's good" movies
Untitled MadTV Revival: Episode #1.4 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Frankenhooker (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned among films that try to be terrible
Cine Basura: La película (2016)
I Hate Everything: the Search for the Worst: Shark Exorcist (2016) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned in a website.
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Jack Frost - Der eiskalte Killer (2016) (TV Episode)
Rütten remembers Kalkofe that the latter liked Sharknado
Hell's Kitchen: Tequila Shots? (2017) (TV Episode)
title on-screen when Tara Reid appears
Scorpion: Sharknerdo (2017) (TV Episode)
The title is reference to the movie.
Bones: The Final Chapter: The Radioactive Panthers in the Party (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Wendell Bray.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Avalanche (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Tom
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Learns About the Weather! (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Drench Thunderman
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: HK: Hentai Kamen 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Kalkofe mentions that the "Asylum"-crew hasn't made "Slipnado" (Pantynado) after Sharknado
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Avengers Grimm (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Rütten, refering previous Asylum-movies
5 Headed Shark Attack (2017) (TV Movie)
"Great whites don't just kill people on boats. What's next? They fly through tornados?"
Trailer Park Shark (2017) (TV Movie)
Billie Jean, "A shark here? The weather man said nothing about a tornado."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Brie Larson/Marlon Wayans/Brett Eldredge (2017) (TV Episode)
Title used in the Virtual Reality Pictionary game
PWN: Summer of '17: PWN #15 (2017) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned, Mexican schoolchildren jump into a tornado and fly around
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Orientation: Part 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Tess thinks Sharknadoes actually happened and Coulson has to explain they are fiction
PWN: Just the Worst Movies - PWN #16 (2017) (TV Episode)
Title is shown, Poster is shown
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Deadpool asks Cable which Sharknado movie is in the future
The Lost Phone Movie
Sharknado appears in the background

Featured in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.179 (2013) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film is edited into a clip from "Early Today"
Zinor Layla: Episode dated 14 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Zinor Layla: Episode dated 17 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Top 40 Shitty Shark Movies (2013) (Video)
Rank at #5
Nostalgia Critic: Sharknado (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Great MoVie Mistakes (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Sharknado (2014) (TV Episode)
subject of the episode
RiffTrax Live: Sharknado (2014) (Video)
"Sharknado" is the main film to be riffed.
Sharknado: Feeding Frenzy (2015)
clips are shown
Honest Trailers: Jaws (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Sharknado 5 (2017) (TV Episode)
scenes are featured, recalling the previous Sharknado movies

Spoofed in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.186 (2013) (TV Episode)
a fake promo for a SyFy film called "Chinnado" is shown
Skanknado (2017) (Video)
XXX parody
Nostalgia Critic: The Mummy (2017) (2017) (TV Episode)
A fake poster for "Mummynado" was shown when the Nerd remarks the 2017 Mummy is like the Sci-Fi channel movie of the week.

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