Sneakers (1992) Poster



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Sneakers (TV Series)
Based on the same source material.


Psycho (1960)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Wistler wants "Peace on Earth". The NSA agent's answer can also be seen as a reference to "You can't fight in here - this is the war room".
Goldfinger (1964)
In the opening scene Coz orders a pepperoni pizza "Shaken, not Stirred"
Blindfold (1966)
Blindfold originated the "flock of geese sounds like a cocktail party" gag, which Sneakers repeats.
THX 1138 (1971)
In the opening scene, a computer code is entered in that has 1138 in it.
The Hot Rock (1972)
Redford makes the exact same casual walking exit from a bank he has just robbed in both films.
Die Hard (1988)

Referenced in 

Mr. Wonderful (1993)
on large billboard
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
Hackers (1995)
Sliders: To Catch a Slider (1999) (TV Episode)
Remmy refers to the film. Mallory mentions that he loved it in spite of the bad reviews.
Takedown (2000)
Uses the name Martin Bryce, which is used by Robert Redford's Character, Martin Brice, in the 1992 film 'Sneakers'
Swordfish (2001)
Spy Game (2001)
Brad Pitt's character's last name, Bishop, is a reference to the name of Robert Redford's character, Martin Bishop, in Sneakers (1992), another cold war/spy thriller.
Universal Studios Theme Parks Adventure (2001) (Video Game)
One of Winnie Woodpecker's questions in her trivia game askes how many members were part of the Sneakers team.
NCIS: Love & War (2009) (TV Episode)
DiNozzo: "... 'Sneakers'?"
Nikita: Kill Jill (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Rifftrax: Frankenstein Island (2012)
Kevin: "More sneaking than the movie 'Sneakers'." Bill: "Or stalking around at night than the TV series 'The Night Stalker'." Mike: "More hating every minute of this than the 2003 documentary short 'Hating Every Minute'." Bill: "Would you stop searching IMDb and watch the movie please?"
Person of Interest: Identity Crisis (2012) (TV Episode)
Harold, upon being asked to use a police computer to look up info, says "You wanna hack The Pentagon?"
Bones: The Past in the Present (2012) (TV Episode)
listed as one of Pelant's Pay Per View movies
Stranger Things: Chapter Four: The Sauna Test (2019) (TV Episode)
Robin's line about paying for blueprints at the county recorder's office is almost verbatim (with a change to the location and dollar amount).


Touch of Evil (1958)

Featured in 

At the Movies: Robert Redford (1992) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
What's Up Doc?: Episode #1.12 (1992) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Making of 'Sneakers' (2003) (Video)
clips shown
20 to 1: Child Stars: Where Are They Now? (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on River Phoenix.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Dinner for Schmucks/Charlie St. Cloud/Get Low (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen's #2 Movie Dork is Steven Toblowski
WatchMojo: Top 10 Memorable Movie Heists (2012) (TV Episode)
The Code Breaker is #7.
Too Young to Die: River Phoenix, der scheue Star (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage use. 1992, Director: Phil Alden Robinson
CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap (2015)
A clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ben Kingsley Performances (2015) (TV Episode)
Cosmo is #8.
Flat Earth & Revelation 10: Whores to the Alien Agenda (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Halt and Catch Fire: Nowhere Man (2017) (TV Episode)
Gordon and Katie watch the movie on television.

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