The Wrong Man (1956) Poster



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Remake of 

Robert Montgomery Presents: A Case of Identity (1954) (TV Episode)
This teleplay was based on the same true incident as the Alfred Hitchcock/Henry Fonda film, "The Wrong Man." It's based on the experience of Christopher Emmanuel "Manny" Balestrero, who was arrested and charged with armed robbery in a case of mistaken identity in New York City.

Edited into 

Referenced in 

Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Number Twenty-Two (1957) (TV Episode)
Introduction makes joking reference.
Discrétion assurée (1957) (TV Short)
Georges de Caunes walks past a cinema screening the film
Hancock's Half Hour: The Wrong Man (1959) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Albert says, "I feel like Henry Fonda in 'The Wrong Man'!"
JFK (1991)
It is referenced.
Victim of Love (1992) (Video)
The title is mentioned.
This Boy's Life (1993)
Seen on the Marquee at the theater in Concrete.
At the Movies: Any Given Sunday/Fantasia 2000/Galaxy Quest/The Talented Mr. Ripley/The Hurricane (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Hurricane" review.
Hitchcock's Confession: A Look at 'I Confess' (2004) (Video)
Listed in overview of Alfred Hitchcock's career in comparison to I Confess.
Alfred Hitchcock: More Than Just a Profile (2005)
described in Hitchcock's history
Serenity (2005)
Identical Shot (When the criminal walks into the eyes of the innocent man)
Zodiac (2007)
Poster is shown in Robert Graysmith's house.
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
A poster for the film is seen.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $15,000 question
Moeder, ik wil bij de revue: De voorstelling (2012) (TV Episode)
Jeanne and Diny claim to go see this Hitchcock film
Hitchcock (2012)
Mentioned by Barney Balaban as a failure
Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Wrong Jedi (2013) (TV Episode)
The four episodes of this story arc are all named after Alfred Hitchcock films
The Wrong Woman (2013) (TV Movie)
The title acknowledges that the premise is the same as Hitchcock used in The Wrong Man, although this movie develops it differently.
The Listener: The Wrong Man (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Cash Trapped: Episode #1.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Der Polyp - Die Bestie mit den Todesarmen (2018) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Rütten, recalling Henry Fonda's career
Conviction (2018)
The judge mentions the movie during the trial.

Featured in 

The 53rd Annual Academy Awards (1981) (TV Special)
Guilt Trip: Hitchcock and 'The Wrong Man' (2004) (Video)
clips shown
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style (2009) (Video)
contains clips from this movie
Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

High Anxiety (1977)
The main character is accused of a crime he did not commit.
Foul Play (1978)
The Wrong Guy (1997)
Title parody.
That '70s Show: Too Old to Trick or Treat, Too Young to Die (2000) (TV Episode)
When the paperboy attempts to collect money from Kelso whom he mistakenly believes is a member of the Forman family

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