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References 

The Man Who Laughs (1928)
Cited by director Todd Phillips as influence.
City Lights (1931)
Life in the city shown as superficial, materialistic and hypocritical.
M (1931)
the opening scene with the mirror with his fingers making a smile is an almost exact copy of the scene where Peter Lorre sits in front of the mirror
You Only Live Once (1937)
An individual is gradually pushed to the limit by his boss and a series of misfortunes.
Citizen Kane (1941)
A man, his loneliness, his unhappiness and a mystery linked to the history of his life.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
When Fleck/Joker runs from police and escapes into a subway, the announcer says: "Next stop: Bedford Falls". This is the name of the town in the "It's a Wonderful Life"
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
A person is stripped of a valuable work item and is left in an unstable situation.
Ace in the Hole (1951)
A big advertisement for a fictional homonymous adult movie is shown.
Touch of Evil (1958)
Dark intrigue, lurking violence and insidious malignancy.
Peeping Tom (1960)
A pretty woman fascinates a strange and anxious neighbor of hers.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) (TV Series)
Basis of the format and aesthetics of Murray Franklin's talk show.
Batman (1966) (TV Series)
Young Bruce Wayne (Batman) sliding down a pole in the backyard.
Point Blank (1967)
Muddy past events, blinding fury and bitter viscerality.
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Rustic alleys, cold avenues, grimy abodes and aimless people.
Hi, Mom! (1970)
An increasingly alienated individual stuck in a dirty and run down city.
The French Connection (1971)
Tough urban atmosphere scattered in streets, tunnels and buildings.
Straw Dogs (1971)
A man faces an inner and outer hell that grows slowly and relentlessly.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
The world as a synonym for nihilism, coldness and violence.
Mean Streets (1973)
Joker makes numerous visual references to Scorsese/De Niro films, and this can be seen in some of the fight scenes in the film.
Serpico (1973)
Cited by director Todd Phillips as influence.
Death Wish (1974)
A hostile urban society moves a man towards aggressiveness.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
It is referenced.
Female Trouble (1974)
It is referenced.
Lenny (1974)
A comedian lives an awkward situation during a performance.
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
It is referenced.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Cited by director Todd Phillips as influence.
Taxi Driver (1976)
A loner who slowly succumbs to loneliness and madness before going on a mass killing spree.
Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Tense city ambience, nightly uncertainty and crouching threat.
Network (1976)
Mimics the multiple news broadcasts playing at the same time.
Straight Time (1978)
A man between a rock and a hard place in a dehumanized system.
The Warriors (1979)
It is referenced.
Hardcore (1979)
It is referenced.
The Shining (1980)
A deeply disturbed man finds a revelation/self-revelation inside a bathroom.
Raging Bull (1980)
Cited by director Todd Phillips and actor Joaquin Phoenix as influence.
Excalibur (1981)
Poster is shown in a theater.
Blow Out (1981)
Title of this film is shown on a theater marquee. Also, poster is shown.
Arthur (1981)
Poster is shown in a theater.
Zorro: The Gay Blade (1981)
Title of this film is shown on a theater marquee.
Wolfen (1981)
Poster is shown in a theater.
The King of Comedy (1982)
An aspiring comic who fantasises about becoming famous as a guest on a late night talk show.
Body Double (1984)
An individual falls in love with a woman who lives nearby and dreams about it.
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
It is referenced.
Falling Down (1993)
A sum of setbacks and frustrations make a man a time bomb.
The Flintstones (1994)
Both Barney Rubble and Arthur say "I forgot to punch out" before punching something.
I Stand Alone (1998)
A man cornered by angst and rage in a soulless society.
Office Space (1999)
It is referenced.
Fight Club (1999)
It is referenced.
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
A lonely person repeatedly dreams of appearing on a popular television show.
One Hour Photo (2002)
It is referenced.
The Pianist (2002)
The protagonist walks alone and crestfallen before a huge and depressing environment.
Old School (2003)
Both Todd Phillips films feature the main protagonists Beanie and Arthur dressed up as clowns.
The Machinist (2004)
A psychologically troubled man suffers an acute weight loss.
V for Vendetta (2005)
Arthur manages to set up a mass political movement whose members wear comedy masks.
He Was a Quiet Man (2007)
It is referenced.
The Dark Knight (2008)
Joker enjoys a ride on a police cruiser's backseat, leaning against the window.
Due Date (2010)
A guest on the Murray Franklin show is named Ethan Chase.
Christine (2016)
It is referenced.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
The Waynes leave a theatre showing Excallibur in 1981 in both films.

Referenced in 

Orbit Report: Joker Origin Movie - Orbit Report (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Half in the Bag: Justice League (2017) (TV Episode)
The potential standalone Joker movie is talked about
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Wonderful World of Disney/Fox (2019) (TV Episode)
"They're gonna have a new Joker movie with Joaquin Phoenix."
Comic Book Curation: Joker Trailer Better than Entire Captain Marvel Film? (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is one of the main topics of the video.
Mortal Kombat 11 (2019) (Video Game)
The Joker makes a smile out of his own blood.
Films Under Constant Critique: Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992) (2019) (TV Episode)
Servant of Athena mentions that this one will also depict The Joker's backstory.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.17 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Geeks + Gamers: Joker Has DC Fans More Excited Than Ever (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.20 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Half in the Bag: The Fanatic (2019) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.29 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.31 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Geeks + Gamers: Joker Movie Exposes SJW Hypocrisy (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Saturday Night Live: Woody Harrelson/Billie Eilish (2019) (TV Episode)
Title on screen at end of fake Downton Abby trailer.
Geeks + Gamers: Batwoman Star Ruby Rose Was Nearly Paralyzed (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Geeks + Gamers: Joker: Exposing The SJW Nonsense in Hollywood (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.32 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.34 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Jeremy Jahns: Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Evening Urgant: Feduk/Sharlot (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Anton Dolin.
Odin's Movie Blog: Joker is a Damn Good Movie, Screw the Media (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Geeks + Gamers: Joker Review: The Mainstream Media Lied To You (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Midnight Screenings: Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Doug Reviews: Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Jeremy Jahns: Joker - SPOILER Talk! (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Geeks + Gamers: Rotten Tomatoes - Joker Exposes Critics SJW Agenda (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Nerdrotic: Joker Review - The Access Media Lies (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Saturday Night Live: Phoebe Waller-Bridge/Taylor Swift (2019) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during cold open.
Geeks + Gamers: New York City Insanity (2019) (TV Episode)
Jeremy and Cecil talk about trying to get tickets to see this.
Geeks + Gamers: Joker Owns The Box Office - SJWs Are Very Mad (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.36 (2019) (TV Episode)
David Spade and panel talk about the premiere of this film.
That Movie Show: JOKER (2019) (2019) (TV Episode)
Review of the Film
Evening Urgant: Dolphin (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ivan Urgant.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.39 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.
Saturday Night Live: David Harbour/Camila Cabello (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned on Weekend Update during Bailey Gismert segment with poster on screen and then again by Pete Davidson.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.40 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title referenced by David Spade during his monologue.
South Park: Let Them Eat Goo (2019) (TV Episode)
Cartman asks if anyone's seen the movie at the cafeteria.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Barney's Big Blockbuster (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
Sardonicast: Sardonicast #45: Joker, The King of Comedy (2019) (TV Episode)
Film is discussed
Nostalgia Critic: Venom (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Nutted on the Olaf (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
+Noche: Episode October 26, 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
The host Israel Jaitovich wears an Arthur Fleck's Joker costume.
Saturday Night Live: Kristen Stewart/Coldplay (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and picture shown during Weekend Update.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: HBO Max is Awesome! BUT... (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a Warner Bros. film that's going to be on HBO Max.
Geeks + Gamers: Dark Fate Bombs as Joker Nears a Billion (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.48 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
Nostalgia Critic: Justice League (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
South Park: Season Finale (2019) (TV Episode)
A Mexican-American boy becomes "Mexican Joker".
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Teasing Pixar's Soul (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Show Kafka's Dudes: Caffeine dependence (2019) (TV Episode)
Desktop wallpaper
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.55 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.
Sardonicast: Sardonicast #47: Doctor Sleep, Naked Lunch (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the Q&A
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.58 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: Robert De Niro/J.J. Abrams (2019) (TV Episode)
Robert De Niro recalls playing a talk show host
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Michael Jackson's Glove: The Musical (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
Tell It Animated: The Evolution Of The Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned and briefly summarized.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Jack Black/Ari Melber/Coady Willis (2019) (TV Episode)
Jack Black mentions watching the movie with his son
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Lion King Sized Problems (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a nominee for "Best Motion Picture - Drama" at the Golden Globe Awards.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.68 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade during his monologue.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Universally Lego Movie (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a movie that made $1 Billion at the box office in 2019 and later as a film in competition for the 92nd Oscars.
Fox NFL Sunday: Week 16 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Top 5 Animation News of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: The Best Movies of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Joker gets an honorable mention.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.72 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Jen Kirkman.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Greatest Animated Underdog Story (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up as the winner of "Best Original Score - Motion Picture" and "Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama" at the Golden Globe Awards. Later brought up as a film made by Warner Bros.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.76 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by during Oscar nominations discussions.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Toons of the 2020 Oscars (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a nominee for "Best Picture", as well as having 10 more nominations at the Oscars.
Saturday Night Live: Adam Driver/Halsey (2020) (TV Episode)
Title 'reviewed' by Melissa Villaseñor during Weekend Update.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies to Watch if You Loved Joker (2020) (TV Episode)
The top 10 movies to watch if you loved Joker are counted down.
ITV Lunchtime News: Episode dated 3 February 2020 (2020) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Olivia.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.90 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title referenced by David Spade.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: 92nd Academy Awards Review (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up as the winner of "Best Original Score" and "Best Actor", as well as having 9 more nominations at the Oscars.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.92 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Sam Morril.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.93 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Ian Edwards.
The Robert Storms Show: Parasite - Movie Review!!! (2020) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Half in the Bag: Doctor Sleep and Parasite (2020) (TV Episode)
list of Academy Awards nominations for this movie appears on the screen
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Aladdin 2: The Return of Jams (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a movie released around the same time as Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. Later brought up in discussion.
De Kijk van Koolhoven: Sequels & Remakes (2020) (TV Episode)
title was mentioned
Geeks + Gamers: Rise of Skywalker Bends the knee to Joker (2020) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Changing of the Bobs (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
Nostalgia Critic: Spider-Man (2020) (TV Episode)
Cited by Tamara Chambers as a real comic book movie.
Jeopardy!: Jeopardy! College Championship Quarterfinal Game 2 (2020) (TV Episode)
Correct response to clue in category "Film Characters".
WatchMojo: Top 50 Greatest Trailers of All Time (2020) (TV Episode)
The trailer for Joker is #25.
SuperMarioGlitchy4: SMG4: The Totally Legit Learning Show With SMG4 (2020) (TV Episode)
Joker appears on Bowser's talk show which references Joker appearing on Murray's talk show
Coffee with Scott Adams: Trying Again with Sound... from My Car (2020) (TV Episode)
A caller asks Scott about the movie.
Coffee with Scott Adams: Proxy Voting Schemes, Trump's Coronavirus Report Card, Biden's Raisin-Brain (2020) (TV Episode)
Scott Adams talks about preparing to watch the movie.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The End of that Stupid Hashtag (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
Coffee with Scott Adams: Employment, News NOT Covering Protests, Biden Hates Us and More (2020) (TV Episode)
Scott Adams talks about the movie's power to influence.
Hollywood Game Night: Chris Is Us (2020) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during "Celebrity Name Game" game.
How It Should Have Ended: How Birds of Prey Should Have Ended (2020) (TV Episode)
The Joker who appears had the appearance of the Joker from this movie
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Gone with the Gun (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a film made by Warner Bros.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Who Asked For This? (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The HARDCORE Powerpuff Girls (2020) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.

Features 

Modern Times (1936)
Arthur and other people watch this film at a public event.
Shall We Dance (1937)
Arthur watches this film on TV.

Featured in 

AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Body Odor Penalty (2019) (TV Episode)
Trailer shown. Topic of discussion.
That Star Wars Girl: Joker Final Trailer Reaction And Breakdown (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about.
CTV National News: Episode dated 5 September 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Reasons Why Joker (2019) Will Blow Your Mind (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
CTV News at Noon Toronto: Episode dated 9 September 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
CTV News at 11:30 Toronto: Episode dated 9 September 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
CTV News at Noon Toronto: Episode dated 10 September 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Jafar the Daddy Dom (2019) (TV Episode)
Topic of discussion.
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewd
WatchMojo: How Joaquin Phoenix Transformed Into the Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Reasons Joker Will Sweep at the Oscars (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: AniMat's Birthday Blowout (2019) (TV Episode)
Topic of discussion.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Joaquin Phoenix Performances (2019) (TV Episode)
Arthur Fleck is #1.
Half in the Bag: Joker (2019) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Notes on a Scene: Joker Director Breaks Down the Opening Scene (2019) (TV Episode)
Breakdown of first two opening scenes by director Todd Phillips.
Nostalgia Critic: Did Joker Imagine Batman? (2019) (TV Episode)
clips used during editorial
IMDbrief: Top Stars & Breakouts of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Psychological Thrillers (2019) (TV Episode)
Joker gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Movie Scenes of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
How About Another Joke, Murray? is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Movies of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Joker is #4.
2020 Golden Globe Awards (2020) (TV Special)
Footage is shown.
Ralphthemoviemaker: Joker (2020) (TV Episode)
Ralph reviews the movie
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Joker in Totally Not Controversial Minutes (2020) (TV Episode)
The flaws of the movie are talked about
ITV Lunchtime News: Episode dated 3 February 2020 (2020) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Sven Uslings Bio: 2019 Års bästa biofilmer (2020) (TV Episode)
Talked about in a list of 10 best movies seen in the theatre during 2019.
The Oscars (2020) (TV Special)
Footage is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Joker Moments (2020) (TV Episode)
Send in the Clowns is #10. Saying "Farewell" to His Mother is #5. Getting Even with Randall is #4. Sophie's Apartment gets an honorable mention. Live with Murray Franklin is #1.
Nostalgia Critic: Should We Stop Method Acting? (2020) (TV Episode)
The Critic noted that two previous Joker actors won an Oscar.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Best Movie Villains of the Century So Far (2020) (TV Episode)
Arthur Fleck is #6.
420 AWARDS - 2nd Annual Event (2020) (TV Special)
nominee of the award "Favorite KICK-ASS MOVIE"
WatchMojo: The Best Superhero Movies of All Time from A to Z (2020) (TV Episode)
Joker is the best superhero movie starting with J.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Most Satisfying Moments in Movies Ever (2020) (TV Episode)
Arthur Fleck Becomes the Joker is #11.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Billion Dollar Box Office Movies (2020) (TV Episode)
Joker is #14.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Reveals EVERYONE Saw Coming (2020) (TV Episode)
The Relationship With Sophie Was In Arthur's Imagination is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Scariest Scenes from Non-Horror Movies (2020) (TV Episode)
How About Another Joke Murray is #10.
Steve Reviews: Mary and Max (2020) (TV Episode)
Footage from the movie is shown
The Observant Lineman: DC Fandome LIVE (2020) (TV Episode)
Footage from the movie is shown in the event.
DC Fandome (2020) (TV Special)
Footage from the draft is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Psychological Thrillers (2020) (TV Episode)
Joker is #16.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Comic Book Movies Ever (2020) (TV Episode)
Joker is #14.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Most Rewatched Scenes in Thriller Movies (2020) (TV Episode)
Live with Murray is #20.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Most Rewatched Scenes in DC Movies (2020) (TV Episode)
"How About Another Joke, Murray?" is #9.

Spoofed in 

Nostalgia Critic: It Chapter Two (2019) (TV Episode)
The character is shown as a parody for the review.
Evening Urgant: Valery Syutkin/Alexander Revva (2019) (TV Episode)
Aleksandr Breslavskiy (as Dominik Dzhoker) movie.
Saturday Night Live: David Harbour/Camila Cabello (2019) (TV Episode)
Trailer spoofed during fake trailer for 'Grouch'.
Fox NFL Sunday: Week 9 (2019) (TV Episode)
A parody of the movie is used in the Rob Riggle segment
Heute Show: Episode #12.13 (2019) (TV Episode)
Poster is spoofed.
31-D. Golpe de Gracia (2019) (TV Movie)
character and scenes spoofed
Best Party Ever: Beer and Purge
Talk show host scene

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