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References 

The Twilight Zone: Mirror Image (1960) (TV Episode)
This episode was cited by director Jordan Peele as an influence on this movie.
The Birds (1963)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Jaws (1975)
Jason Wilson is seen wearing a Jaws t-shirt.
Friday the 13th (1980)
Adelaide & Gabe's son is named Jason, and he wears a mask during most of the movie.
The Shining (1980)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film. The overhead shot of the Wilsons' car recalls Jack's drive to the Overlook, while the Tyler twins' synchronized speech recalls the Grady twins.
The Man with Two Brains (1983)
A VHS tape for this film is sitting next to the TV in the opening shot.
The Right Stuff (1983)
A VHS tape for this film is sitting next to the TV in the opening shot.
Michael Jackson: Thriller (1983) (Video)
Mentioned by Adelaide's mother in the opening sequence in 1986.
C.H.U.D. (1984)
A VHS tape for this film is sitting next to the TV in the opening shot.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
VHS seen next to the TV at the start of the film.
The Goonies (1985)
Red tells Adelaide "It's our time now. It's our time up there." Also a VHS tape for this film is sitting next to the TV in the opening shot.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
The scenes with the bunk beds in the underground are framed identically to the scenes in the barracks during the first third of Full Metal Jacket
The Lost Boys (1987)
The film being shot on Santa Cruz Boardwalk in 1986 is 'The Lost Boys'. ("You know they're shooting a movie over there by the carousel.")
Home Alone (1990)
Mentioned in family conversation.
Dead Again (1991)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The scene of the kids walking upstairs with improvised weapons while loud music plays mirrors the shot of Bruce Willis descending the pawn shop stairs with a samurai sword in Pulp Fiction
Funny Games (1997)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Let the Right One In (2008)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Martyrs (2008)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
The Babadook (2014)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
It Follows (2014)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.
Climax (2018)
The opening slow zoom into the TV framed by VHS tapes of films that inspired the movie mirrors the opening of Climax
See Soul (2018) (Short)
Cite by Jordan Peele as an influence for this film.

Referenced in 

Midnight Screenings: Us (2019) (TV Episode)
It's reviewed.
Lords of the Night: Vampires & Waitresses (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie comes up in discussion.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Missing Link is Missing Money (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.

Featured in 

Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Us (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Tamara Just Saw: Us (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie that Tamara and Brad just saw.
Half in the Bag: Us and Paddleton (2019) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Times Twilight Zone Was Ripped Off (2019) (TV Episode)
Us is #2 for ripping off The Twilight Zone: Mirror Image (1960).

Spoofed in 

Saturday Night Live: Sandra Oh/Tame Impala (2019) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in 'Discover Card' sketch.

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