Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) Poster


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Version of 

The Invasion (2007)

Remake of 

Remade as 

Body Snatchers (1993)
this movie contains many exact quotations of Kaufman's film, whose is a real remake. the narrative and montrative structure is not so close to Siegel's film

Edited into 

Ice Queen (2005) (Video)
stock footage used
Doggiewoggiez! Poochiewoochiez! (2012)
the dog with the human head shown


Ménilmontant (1926) (Short)
Donald Sutherland's transformation as a creature is a clear homage to this film.
Shivers (1975)
It is referenced.
The Tenant (1976)
the final shot is an obvious homage to the eariler film
Rabid (1977)
It is referenced.

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Michael Palin/The Doobie Brothers (1979) (TV Episode)
Coming up next: Invation of the Body Stockings
From Corleone to Brooklyn (1979)
On theater marquee.
Ordinary People (1980)
Dr. Berger tells Conrad when he first came in he thought he looked like something out of this, so he doesn't think he needs to be on tranquillizers.
Alice: The New Improved Mel (1980) (TV Episode)
Vera thinks that what made Mel change is the same thing that happened to people in the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Jamie Lee Curtis/The Fixx (1984) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in Jake's Video Hut
Night Court: Quadrangle of Love (1984) (TV Episode)
"Remember that movie about the pods in the basement?"
Masters of the Universe (1987)
Charlie refers to the film.
The Hidden (1987)
Big Business (1988)
"It's pod people! I saw that movie!" "I was at the premiere."
Knots Landing: A Weekend Getaway (1988) (TV Episode)
Greg says to Abby, "Blondie, you are going through some bizarre personality change. It's like you have been invaded by the Body Snatchers. I have to look over my shoulder for pods from outer space."
Nightwish (1989)
The main character says she wants to do a blood test like in the Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
Night Court: Wedding Bell Blues: Part 1 (1990) (TV Episode)
"I become one of the pod people."
Home and Away: Episode #1.651 (1990) (TV Episode)
Adam suggests this to Marilyn
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Mike mentions it.
Night Court: Where There's a Will, There's a Tony: Part 1 (1991) (TV Episode)
"I'm gonna check his office for unusual lookin' pods."
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror II (1991) (TV Episode)
When Jasper turns into a dog, he looks just like the dog/human hybrid in this film.
Eerie, Indiana: Reality Takes a Holiday (1992) (TV Episode)
Marshall says, "You're all a bunch of pod people!"
Seedpeople (1992)
It is referenced.
Cheers: The King of Beers (1992) (TV Episode)
When Norm announces he has a job, Cliff asks him what pod he came out of, referring to both of the Body Snatchers movies.
Sliders: Pilot (1995) (TV Episode)
There is a shot of the four sliders silhouetted as they run from the Soviet authorities.
Home and Away: Episode #1.1832 (1995) (TV Episode)
Shannon alludes to this
The Arrival (1996)
Sister, Sister: Sis Boom Bah (1996) (TV Episode)
Tamera callss Ray a "Pod Person" when he does backflips
Biography: Leonard Nimoy: Spock and Beyond (1996) (TV Episode)
This film is mentioned in this "Biography" episode. At least one still photo was also included.
100 Years of Horror (1996) (TV Series)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Giant Spider Invasion (1997) (TV Episode)
Alien pods take over the forms of Pearl and others; the pod people screech at the non-pod people.
The Boys (1998)
Mentioned by Glenn Sprague
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place: Two Guys, a Girl and a Guy (1998) (TV Episode)
Mr. Bauer claims that everyone in the pizza place is being taken over by Pod people
The Faculty (1998)
Sex Files: Alien Erotica (1998)
character mentions film
Action: Blood Money (1999) (TV Episode)
Peter once wrote a gay porno called Invation of the booty snatchers
Sports Night: Cliff Gardner (1999) (TV Episode)
Jeremy: "More like a tiny electrode that's been surgically placed .... "
Freaks and Geeks: Carded and Discarded (2000) (TV Episode)
Neal compares the popular crowd to the pod people.
Freaks and Geeks: Smooching and Mooching (2000) (TV Episode)
Bill brings up the fact that Neal called Vicki and her friends pod people.
Farscape: Beware of Dog (2000) (TV Episode)
John says, "Holy Body Snatchers!"
Big Trouble (2002)
dog with human head
Fabled (2002)
pod person mentioned
Seriously Weird: When Clones Go Bad (2002) (TV Episode)
Harris asks his clone if he is a pod creature.
Dogville (2003)
George of the Jungle 2 (2003) (Video)
Ape says we should check the crate for pods (ie body snatcher pods)
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Many of the opening scenes are shot to look like the early scenes with a few odd things in the background in Invasion of the Body Snatchers. Shaun also includes a petrified, running man in a suite as a homage to that in Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
Messengers (2004)
The greenhouse scene in Messengers is designed as an homage to the mud baths scene in the remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
Fear of the Flesh: The Making of 'The Fly' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once in extended version
Gilmore Girls: Bridesmaids Revisited (2006) (TV Episode)
Lorelai thinks Gigi does a good impression of Donald Sutherland in "Invasion of the Body Snatchers".
Memories from 'The Dead Zone' (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Watching the Detectives (2007)
Mentioned in dialogue between Neil and a Media Giant clerk.
Invasion of the Pod People (2007) (Video)
Title reference. Film is also a ripoff of the popular sci-fi classic.
The Unborn (2009)
Dog with human face.
Fringe: Momentum Deferred (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in the dialogue
The Supermarket (2009)
Donald Sutherland's character featured on t-shirt
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: IAMAPOD (2010) (TV Episode)
The episode is a spoof of this movie
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.6 (2011) (TV Episode)
Gene quotes the film's director, Philip Kaufman, as saying that escapist films are popular because people are bored with their own lives
Holy Flying Circus (2011) (TV Movie)
Michael Palin mentions the film to a protester.
Estrenos Críticos: La Cosa (2011) (TV Episode)
Geek Charming (2011) (TV Movie)
Movie is mentioned by Josh's film geek friends after Dylan gives him a makeover
U.F.O (2012)
Mentioned by Soon-Kyu while talk with his brother.
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Ceremony: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
Angels (2013) (Short)
spoofs a scene filmed in San Francisco
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
A transformed minion screams and points in the same way that Donald Sutherland does at the film's conclusion.
The World's End (2013)
The way the blanks scream when they see humans is in reference to the pod people.
Kickin' It: Invasion of the Ghost Pirates (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Louie: Elevator: Part 3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Pamela asks Louie: "Did a plant make a new one of you?". Then she points her finger and screeches at him.
Down Memory Lane with Veronica Cartwright (2015) (Video)
mentioned once
The Mysteries of Laura: The Mystery of the Dodgy Draft (2015) (TV Episode)
When Laura does want to have lunch, Meredith wonders whether the real Laura Diamond has been body snatched
Atop the Fourth Wall: Ultimate Power #1-2 (2015) (TV Episode)
"Now everyone is Donald Sutherland in"
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Entity (2015) (TV Episode)
Depicted on Ryan's shirt.
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Brood (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name.
Traceroute (2016)
Johannes re-enacts final scene and discusses the political philosophy of the film
DuckTales: The Town Where Everyone Was Nice! (2018) (TV Episode)
A large monstrous plant that creates fake residents with it's stems appears in this episode.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Chapter Nineteen: The Mandrake (2019) (TV Episode)
Sabrina's doppelgänger makes the same sound & motion as the "invaded" when, reversed, discovering her non-invaded friends.
Nostalgia Critic: Alien³ (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Hollywood 1982: un été magique au cinéma (2019) (TV Movie)
movie mentioned
The Addams Family (2019)
Wednesday mimics Donald Sutherland's "scream."
Total Security: Evasion of the Body Snatchers (TV Episode)
Title reference.

Featured in 

Veerana (1988)
brief clip from this movie
Practical Magic: A Special Effects Pod (2007) (Video)
WatchMojo: Top 10 Alien Invasion Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #8.
That Sci-Fi Guy: 5/5 Jeff Goldblum Roles (2012) (TV Episode)
Jack Bellicec takes #1 on the bad side
Pastewka: Der Parkausweis (2012) (TV Episode)
they watch it on TV
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
Featured during the In Memoriam tribute.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Movie Aliens (2013) (TV Episode)
The Pod People are #7.
Discussing the Pod (2013) (Video)
clips shown
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Donald Sutherland iconic final scene
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Horror Movie Remakes (2014) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sci-Fi Movies of the 1970s (2014) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sci-Fi Movies of All Time (2014) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movies: 1970s (2015) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #10.
For the Love of Spock (2016)
Several clips from the film are shown.
Leading the Invasion with Art Hindle (2016) (Video)
Scoring the Invasion with Denny Zeitlin (2016) (Video)
Video Buck: TOP 13: Los Traumas De Buck (2017) (TV Episode)
clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies You Won't Believe Are Rated PG (2017) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #7.
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction: Alien Life (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction: Monsters (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Remakes of Classic Movies That Are Actually Good (2018) (TV Episode)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is #3.
Sci-Fi Buzz: Armin Shimerman/David Brin (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Awesome Lotus (1983)
The credits lists a sequel as "Invasion Of The Basset Snatchers"
Clarissa Explains It All: Sam Darling (1992) (TV Episode)
A scene called "Invasion of the Buddy Snatchers" is a spoof of "Invasion of the Body Snatchers"
Hey Arnold!: Heat/Snow (1996) (TV Episode)
The movie theatre Arnold and Gerald go to is playing a sci-fi triple feature including; "The Day the Sun Exploded", "Invasion of the People Melters" and "Hotter than the Sun".
Pinky and the Brain: Brainwashed: Part 1 - Brain Brain Go Away (1998) (TV Episode)
The ending with Brain & Pinky trying to escape the island and the prisoners chasing them and roaring the same noise as the pod people and then the shot where we find Brain is on their side and he points and roars like the final scene where we find Donald Sutherland is a podperson.
Futurama: Fear of a Bot Planet (1999) (TV Episode)
When a robot realises Fry & Leela are human he pulls a scary face and makes a strange scream and points just as the pod-people do when they find humans in "Invasion of the Body Snatchers"
American Dad!: Not Particularly Desperate Housewife (2005) (TV Episode)
The scenes of Francine running from all the women who are turning into "Ladybugs", then the shots of their feet used as they follow her and walk faster until they break into a run.
The IT Crowd: The Haunting of Bill Crouse (2006) (TV Episode)
At the very end of the show, Judy points at Roy and emits a body snatcher scream.
My Gym Partner's a Monkey: I Fear Pretties/The Magic Fish (2006) (TV Episode)
The scenes of Adam running from all the students, then the shots of their feet used as they follow her and walk faster until they break into a run.
South Park: Britney's New Look (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the papperazi sees Britney, points and makes the pod-person noise spoofing the final scene of this movie.
Community: Regional Holiday Music (2011) (TV Episode)
Britta runs into Jeff, assuming that he is the "only one left," he turns to her, extends his hand, and sings a high note, a spoof of the final scene in the "Invasion of the Body Snatchers remake when Nancy comes across the copy of Matthew, and he points at her and shrieks.
Flashback (2011)
Food stand at theme park called Invasion of the Body Snackers.
Special Collector's Edition: Especial Ironía: Dragonball Evolution (2012) (TV Episode)
David imitates Donald Sutherland
SpongeBob SquarePants: Are You Happy Now?/Planet of the Jellyfish (2012) (TV Episode)
The alien jellyfish creating evil clones is a homage to this movie.
Wetlands (2013)
People point and scream like the Body Snatchers when they see Helen's mother's soiled underwear
South Park: A Song of Ass and Fire (2013) (TV Episode)
When a Black Friday shopper hears about George RR Martin's plan to delay the Black Friday date to the following week, the customer makes the pod-person noise parodying the final scene from the film with a Black Friday advertisement in his hand.
Rick and Morty: Auto Erotic Assimilation (2015) (TV Episode)
The first scene in the episode spoofs the last scene in the movie
CineBasura: La peli (2016)
scene spoofed

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