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The Neighbor and the Beer (Video 2011) Poster

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References 

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Ben Thurste (Tom Hefner) is humming the song, "Heigh-Ho" while mowing his lawn.
Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) (TV Series)
When the cargo hatch door slides open on the mini remote controlled helicopter, the same sound effect is used when the USS Enterprise's doors open.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Before the duel, when Glen McDougal's character, Aesop Fable pulls out the antenna of the remote control transmitter, the sound effect is that of the lightsaber turning on.
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Tom Hefner's character, Ben Thurste quotes a favorite phrase of Burgess Meredith's character, Ammon. "By the Gods..."
Blue Thunder (1983)
A couple of similar camera angles featuring the mini remote controlled helicopter in flight, pay homage to the film.
Super Mario Bros. (1985) (Video Game)
When Craig Pollack's character, Rube Goldberg pushes the button on the remote control transmitter to activate the retractable magnet, the same sound effect is used when Mario grabs a 1-Up Mushroom item - granting an Extra Life.
The Treasure of the Sierra Nevada (2009) (Short)
The fictitious book that Aesop is reading, "The Complete Fool's Guide to Gold Panning" is supposedly written by the same actor, Glen McDougal which he also stars in.
Catch or Release? (2010) (Video)
The fictional beer, "MANLY BEER®, The preferred beer for REAL men"(TM), is again the characters alcoholic beverage of choice.

Spoofs 

They Live (1988)
The tagline spoofs Roddy Piper's character, Nada's famous line, "I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum."

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