The Piano (1993) Poster



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Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


Referenced in 

Mystery Science Theater 3000: Village of the Giants (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom: Unreleased footage, from 'The Piano.'
Home and Away: Episode #1.1483 (1994) (TV Episode)
Todd and Angel talk about the film, particulary the finger chopping scene
The Critic: Dr. Jay (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay says he hears Holly Hunter talking, but no sound is heard
Room 101: Episode #1.2 (1994) (TV Episode)
Ian Hislop says he considered choosing this as one of his Room 101 choices.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Invasion USA (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "The Piano, Part 2: Where Pianos Dare"
The Larry Sanders Show: Headwriter (1994) (TV Episode)
Phil's sketch for Steve Martin is based on a scene from the movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Colossus and the Headhunters (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom (during a scene set on a beach): "Wonder if they'll come across a piano."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Bloodlust! (1994) (TV Episode)
Michael J. Nelson: (a scene on a beach) Wait, they forgot the piano.
Charlie Rose: Quentin Tarantino (1994) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned during interview.
Mad About You: Legacy (1994) (TV Episode)
Sylvia mentions Harvey Keitel's nude scene in this film
At the Movies: Radioland Murders/I Like It Like That/Bullets Over Broadway/Imaginary Crimes/Clerks (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Imaginary Crimes" review.
Felidae (1994)
Bluebeard fable references
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Angels Revenge (1995) (TV Episode)
Crow: Jane Campion's The Piano Stool.
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Folks (1995) (TV Episode)
Chandler uses it at the video store to chat up Annie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Terror from the Year 5000 (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Louise Fletcher is Clara Barton as Florence Nightingale in 'The Piano 2: Southern Comfort.'"
Father Ted: The Mainland (1998) (TV Episode)
A character talks about this film.
Dog Park (1998)
Killer Flick (1998)
The movie is used as an example of a movie which shows male genitals
Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast: Tödlicher Irrtum (1999) (TV Episode)
Jeanette mentions the movie to be boring.
Dogma (1999)
Jay makes a reference to The Piano when he first sees God.
At the Movies: The Beach/Snow Day/Holy Smoke (2000) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Holy Smoke" review.
Cut (2000)
A character mentions this movie.
Coupling: Inferno (2000) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dinner scene
Loser (2000)
Paul considers renting this to watch with Dora but the video store clerk discourages him because of Harvey Keitel's full-frontal nude scenes.
D4G (2001) (Video)
the movie is mentioned during a scene in a video store
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Jay claims that this is the kind of film that Miramax usually makes.
100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Confessions of an R-rated Movie Maker (2004) (Video)
Mentioned or referred to by John D. Lamond.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.227 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Actors & Actresses" category
The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Referenced by announcer as Anna Paquin walked to stage.
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #16.176 (2009) (TV Episode)
The Cinema Snob: E.T. the Porno (2010) (TV Episode)
"Did they start off making a porno spoof of The Piano, and then realized that that film had enough cock?"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.86 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $200 clue in the category "Oscar Winners & Nominees on TV"
Jeopardy!: 2010 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Palme d'Or Winners"
At the Movies: Cannes Film Festival 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
In his introduction, David Stratton recalls Jane Campion winning the Palme d'Or for The Piano.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.184 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Musical Movie Titles"
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Maltin on Movies: Step Up 3D (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie referenced in this episode.
Celebrity Naked Ambition (2011) (TV Movie)
Talked about
Not Another Not Another Movie (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David Stratton before he chooses Sweetie as one of his top three Australian movies as another movie directed by Jane Campion.
New Girl: Bully (2012) (TV Episode)
Nick asks Jess and Winston if they want to watch "The Piano".
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.29 (2013) (TV Episode)
The Chelsea Lately Offkey Singers sing about Harvey Keitel's full frontal nudity.
Life Itself (2014)
Poster seen
Hollywood Game Night: Battle of the Champions (2014) (TV Episode)
Jane Lynch mention this television show by name during the game Celebrity Fusion
Looking: Looking Glass (2014) (TV Episode)
Agustín says he is a mute, so Patrick calls him Holly Hunter.
Honest Trailers: The Wolf of Wall Street (2014) (TV Episode)
Anna Paquin's Oscar win mentioned
Boomers: Episode #1.4 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Sara
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Zachary Quinto/Mae Whitman/Carolina Herrera (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth mentions the movie at the Toy Fair
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.70 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe as a possible answer to a question about the film for which Keisha Castle-Hughes earned an Oscar® nomination for her performance asked when Hannah and the Chaser go head to head.
Brimstone (2016)
Reviewer Ryan Gilbey pointed out similarities in characters and certain events.
Shirkers (2018)
Poster seen in the background of an interview.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Holly Hunter/Jason Jones/Alan Cage (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Holly Hunter
Sorry Angel (2018)
Poster seen in the theater.
You're the Worst: Zero Eggplants (2019) (TV Episode)
Jimmy says he feels like Harvey Keitel in this movie.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.2 (2019) (TV Episode)
David Spade talks about Anna Paquin winning an oscar for her first movie during.
Jeopardy!: Episode #36.166 (2020) (TV Episode)
Referenced in clue in category "Her Major Movie Debut".

Featured in 

At the Movies: The Best Films of 1993 (1994) (TV Episode)
Both Siskel And Ebert's #3 pick.
At the Movies: Memo to the Academy - 1994 (1994) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
At the Movies: The Getaway/Blank Check/My Girl 2 (1994) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
The 66th Annual Academy Awards (1994) (TV Special)
Cannes... les 400 coups (1997) (TV Movie)
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998) (TV Special)
Striking Back (1998)
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
Brows Held High: Sleeping Beauty (2012) (TV Episode)
Oan praises this movie's music
WatchMojo: Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Anna Paquin is #3 for her debut in The Piano.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Harvey Keitel Performances (2014) (TV Episode)
George Baines is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Great Movie Performances by Kids (2015) (TV Episode)
Anna Paquin's performance in The Piano is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cannes Palmes d'Or Winners (2016) (TV Episode)
The Piano is #8.
I Love Dick: Pilot (2016) (TV Episode)
A clips of the movie is shown.
Sorry Angel (2018)
Arthur watches it in the theater when he meets Jacques.
The Movies: The Nineties (2019) (TV Episode)
Film discussed in the episode

Spoofed in 

The Critic: Every Doris Has Her Day (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay and Doris watch Holly Hunter in "The Slide Whistle"
The Critic: All the Duke's Men (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip of Holly Hunter playing the piano on the beach with an octopus
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip of Holly Hunter in "The Slide Whistle"
Plump Fiction (1997)
Rugrats Go Wild (2003)
Anjelica's Cynthia doll is knocked overboard and is dragged down by a rope attached to a sinking piano
Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show (2009) (TV Short)
Kathy Griffin auditions for this movie

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