Lawrence of Arabia (1962) Poster


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Hollywood Burn (2006)


Citizen Kane (1941)
An epic journey through a man's life after his passing away.
Winchester '73 (1950)
The use of Lawrence's service revolver as a plot device, passing from Lawrence to Tafas to Ali and finally back to Lawrence.
The Searchers (1956)
Sherif Ali's entrance at the well recalls Ethan Edwards' famous entrance at the beginning of this film.

Referenced in 

What's My Line?: Bobby Darin (3) (1962) (TV Episode)
Panelist Arlene Francis mentions the movie is opening soon.
What's My Line?: Anthony Quinn (1963) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Irma la Douce (1963)
Suzanne's Career (1963)
The main characters go to the movies to see this film.
Petticoat Junction: Behind All Silver, There's a Cloud Lining (1964) (TV Episode)
Homer Bedloe mentions the title character by name.
The Joey Bishop Show: Joey, Jack Jones and the Genie (1964) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
To Tell the Truth: Episode dated 31 August 1964 (1964) (TV Episode)
Panelist Kitty Carlisle: Number 1, what is Lawrence of Arabia's real name? Contestant Number 1: Peter O'Toole.
My Living Doll: My Robot, the Warden (1964) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Allos... gia to ekatommyrio! (1964)
Aristeidis is dressed up like Lawrence
Kravgi... (1964)
Advertised on a theater marquee.
Major Dundee (1965)
The execution of O.W. Hadley is based on the execution of Gasim by Lawrence, and Dundee's exile in Durango seems based Lawrence's in Daran (sic).
Megatón Ye-Ye (1965)
The poster of the film is put on the wall of a cinema
Pasternak (1965) (Short)
Moscow in Madrid (1965) (Short)
What's My Line?: Sam Spiegel & Hugh O'Brian (1966) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in connection with Mystery Guest Sam Spiegel.
Bandstand: Episode dated 8 October 1966 (1966) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by P.J. Proby, while being interviewed by Brian Henderson.
Sing a Song of Sex (1967)
Mentioned a few times.
I Dream of Jeannie: Jeannie, the Hip Hippie (1967) (TV Episode)
The film's album can be seen.
The Comedians (1967)
Guinness makes mention of L.of A. in a passing remark
Batman: I'll Be a Mummy's Uncle (1968) (TV Episode)
Character named Florence of Arabia
Our Lady of the Turks (1968)
Nostra signora dei turchi features the famous Maurice Jarre's theme from Lawrence of Arabia.
Ryan's Daughter (1970)
The cut from the setting sun (before Doryan's death) to Charles striking a match is a sly homage to the famous "match cut" from Lean's earlier film.
Monty Python's Flying Circus: Scott of the Antarctic (1970) (TV Episode)
In the "Scott of the Sahara"-Trailer it says: "From the team that brought you 'Lawrence of Glenmorgan' and 'Bridge Over the River Trent'..."
Reza, the Motorcyclist (1970)
Abbas in the mental institution say that the Lawrence went to Arabia and thought he was an arab, he was crazy.
Inside Miss Carter (1970)
A poster is on a wall.
The Steagle (1971)
Duck, You Sucker (1971)
John and Juan's conversation about revolutions around the campfire is similar to a conversation between Ali and Bentley in this movie, both discussions involving the meaning of revolution and its results.
Ensenada Hole (1971)
A poster is visible.
The Last of Sheila (1973)
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
When Aldo leads his gorillas down the hillside to attack the escaping mutants under Kolp, he cries out "No prisoners!" in the same fashion as does Lawrence when leading his attack on the retreating Turkish convoy.
Sanford and Son: The Way to Lamont's Heart (1974) (TV Episode)
Grady asks Judy whether she's ever seen this film.
Are You Being Served?: Wedding Bells (1975) (TV Episode)
When Mr. Humphries and Mr. Lucas are talking about the fancy dress party, Mr. Lucas remarks that Mr. Humphries must have felt like Lawrence of Arabia.
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
The Raisuli's departure scene before the final battle recalls Auda abu Tayi's departure from Wadi Rumm in the Lean film, and the Raisuli saying that he undertakes various actions (kidnapping Eden, returning her to the Americans, for instance) for "his pleasure", as does Auda. Raisuli kills 2 interlopers drinking from his well, just as Sherif Ali kills Lawrence's guide for drinking from his well. Both Raisuli's and Lawrence's forces attack a seaside town, racing in on horseback in a climactic battle.
Sholay (1975)
All the President's Men (1976)
Deep Throat's recounting of Gordon Liddy's candle "trick" has the same punch line - "The trick is not minding." - as a similar stunt by T.E. Lawrence.
Circus of the Stars #2 (1977) (TV Special)
Betty White mentions the film during her camel act.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Buddy Hackett/Peter O'Toole/William Demarest/Victor Buono (1978) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Johnny as he introduces Peter O'Toole
Alice: Florence of Arabia (1978) (TV Episode)
title reference
Saturday Night Live: Michael Palin/Eugene Record (1978) (TV Episode)
Theme tune heard as Yasser Arafat takes to the stage
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Tarr Tells His Story (1979) (TV Episode)
Irina likes to call Ricki "Colonel Lawrence" and specifies that it's like Thomas Lawrence, upon whom this movie was based.
The Gong Show Movie (1980)
The theme from Lawrence of Arabia plays before the desert musical finale as the helicopter lands and a turbaned man exits.
Burlesque (1980)
This movie is mentioned by a character.
WKRP in Cincinnati: Baby, It's Cold Inside (1981) (TV Episode)
"No, effendi."
Underground Aces (1981)
The Shiek says, "It is written," a famous line from the David Lean epic, and relating to the Islam religion.
Road Games (1981)
Line of dialogue: "Lawrence of A-friggin'-rabia'.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Several shots of the desert are similar to shot in Lawrence of Arabia. Most notably, a long shot of the buidlings in Cairo and the sunset shot of Indy and his men digging for the Well of Souls. Indy also dressed in Arab robes when he sneaks into the map room, resembling Lawrence when he does the same.
Danger Mouse: A Plague of Pyramids (1981) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by DM
Tucker's Witch: Terminal Case (1982) (TV Episode)
Rick tells Amanda about his first date back in high school, where he took his date to this film.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Tim Conway/Jodie Foster/Maureen Murphy (1983) (TV Episode)
Jodie Foster mentions her co-star Peter O'Toole's earlier movie
Dune (1984)
Charade (1984) (Short)
Supergirl: The Making of the Movie (1984) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Volunteers (1985)
crowd chanting "Awrence!" instead of "Lawrence!" in both films
The South Bank Show: Sir Alec Guinness (1985) (TV Episode)
Still shown
Fire and Ice (1986)
Mentioned by John.
Hill Street Blues: Larry of Arabia (1986) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Empire of the Sun (1987)
A shot of Jamie's feet, while wearing Turkish costume, in Steven Spielberg's Empire of the Sun echoes the famous shot of Lawrence's feet (in Arab dress) as he walks on the roof of the train. "Lawrence" is one of Spielberg's favorite films.
O Lawrence tis afragias (1987) (Video)
Title reference
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1987 (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced when discussing "The Last Emperor".
Buster (1988)
China Beach: Crossing the Great Water (1989) (TV Episode)
Richard refers to the film.
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
It is mentioned how Lawrence took Aqaba from behind.
Mama's Family: April Fools (1989) (TV Episode)
Mama criticizes Vint's turban and robes, calling him "Lawrence of Arabia"
The Golden Girls: Foreign Exchange (1989) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned by title.
Billy Joel: We Didn't Start the Fire (1989) (Video)
"Lawrence of Arabia, British BeatleMania"
Beverly Hills Vamp (1989)
mentioned in dialogue
At the Movies: The Best Films of the '80s (1989) (TV Episode)
Quest for Glory II: Trial by Fire (1990) (Video Game)
The caravan scene is a homage to "Lawrence of Arabia".
Isabelle Eberhardt (1991)
Casting of actor Peter O'Toole in a desert set film.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Star Force: Fugitive Alien II (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Now it looks like 'Lawrence of Arabia,' except for the pink skinny pleather suits."
Into the Sun (1991)
The Tom Slade character says, "I'm gonna die out here in the desert like an extra in Lawrence of Arabia"
Jet Marbella Set (1991)
Title mentioned.
Lovejoy: Eric of Arabia (1992) (TV Episode)
references to his death and excerpts from soundtrack
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles: Young Indiana Jones and the Curse of the Jackal (1992) (TV Episode)
T. E. Lawrence makes an impressive entrance reminiscent of this famous film.
At the Movies: Sister Act/Encino Man/Alien³/Far and Away (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Far and Away" review.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules Against the Moon Men (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow mentions it.
At the Movies: Malcolm X/Bram Stoker's Dracula/Traces of Red/Love Potion #9 (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Malcolm X" review.
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1992 (1993) (TV Episode)
Live from Washington D.C.: They Shoot HBO Specials, Don't They? (1993) (TV Special)
referenced by Dennis
Arabian Nights (1993) (Video)
The Harem Girl Florence said her name is like Lawrence of Arabia
The Larry Sanders Show: Larry's Agent (1993) (TV Episode)
Larry's says Hank is doing the tap number from the movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Eegah (1993) (TV Episode)
"Lawrence of Pasedena"
Paul Merton: The Series: Episode #2.1 (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Merton.
At the Movies: The Beverly Hillbillies/Ruby in Paradise/The Nightmare Before Christmas/Fearless/Mr. Wonderful (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the Video Pick of the Week segment.
Mad About You: The Unplanned Child (1993) (TV Episode)
Box in video store
The Thief and the Cobbler (1993)
A few shots in the desert are homages to those in the film
The Critic: The Pilot (1994) (TV Episode)
a poster of the film can be seen behind Valerie as she watches Jay's review
The Simpsons: Homer and Apu (1994) (TV Episode)
piece of Soundtrack played when Homer and Apu travel through desert
The Critic: Eyes on the Prize (1994) (TV Episode)
a poster for the film is seen in Jay's apartment
SeaQuest 2032: The Last Lap at Luxury (1994) (TV Episode)
Bridger mentions watching the film.
The Critic: Uneasy Rider (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay triumphantly appears on top of his truck like Lawrence on the train as the music from Lawrence of Arabia plays.
Doomsday Gun (1994) (TV Movie)
Explicit dialogue reference to the movie.
Stargate (1994)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sword and the Dragon (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Will the 'Lawrence of Arabia' people please get to the proper set?"
Don't Drink the Water (1994) (TV Movie)
Walter refers to the emir as "Lawrence of Arabia."
The 67th Annual Academy Awards (1995) (TV Special)
The Heidi Chronicles (1995) (TV Movie)
Nixon (1995)
How to Be a Little Sod: Don't Forget the Kitchen Sink (1996) (TV Episode)
Mother puts Little Sod in a sandpit and says "Now, you know what to do, don't you?" to which Little Sod thinks "What, Lawrence of Arabia impressions?" He then imagines sand dunes in the back garden and Mother wearing an Arab headdress and outfit like one of the characters in this film.
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1996 (1997) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel compares "The English Patient" (1996) to this film.
The Nanny: The Heather Biblow Story (1997) (TV Episode)
Val mistakes the movie's title as "Lawrence of Aruba".
Rough Riders (1997) (TV Mini-Series)
Roosevelt's comedic salute to Wood similar to Lawrence's, and a character asking a journalist "Why don't you take a picture?" as they survey the aftermath of a battle occurs in both films.
At the Movies: Blues Brothers 2000/Illtown/The Replacement Killers (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Titanic" re-review.
'Red Dwarf' A-Z (1998) (TV Movie)
Poster seen in background during interview with James O'Brien
The Odd Couple II (1998)
Oscar says he saw Omar Sharif on a camel.
At the Movies: Beloved/Happiness/Practical Magic/Love Is the Devil/The Cruise (1998) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel cites the movie as an example of one kind of epic.
Frasier: How to Bury a Millionaire (1998) (TV Episode)
Niles sees the movie in this episode.
Jack Frost (1998)
Jack exclaims, "Leaping Lawrence of Arabia!"
The Mummy (1999)
The music and cinematography of the scenes with the characters walking or riding through the desert.
The Book That Wrote Itself (1999)
talked about in the movie
Room 101: Episode #4.3 (1999) (TV Episode)
A still of Omar Sharif in this is shown.
Playing the Field: Episode #3.4 (2000) (TV Episode)
Film poster on John's wall.
X-Men (2000)
The Cell (2000)
The Way of the Gun (2000)
Drums throughout are very similar to Lawrence; Credits say Aqaba Productions
One of the Hollywood Ten (2000)
Mentioned in the closing credits as one of the movies Michael Wilson went on to work in.
Pistvakt - en vintersaga: Lusekoftanovan (2000) (TV Episode)
Gudrun's favorite movie
Stella Street: Very Twisty Turny (2000) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Pam Slurrey.
Stella Street: The Agony of Choice (2000) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Mrs. Huggett.
Gorgo: Behind the Scenes (2000) (Video)
Mentioned in reference to Freddie Young's career.
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic (2000) (Video)
mentioned by Robert A. Harris as an example of a picture shot on 65mm film.
Alias: Truth Be Told (2001) (TV Episode)
Will tells Sydney it is playing at the Egyptian Theatre.
Spotlight on Location: The Mummy Returns (2001) (Video)
Mentioned by Stephen Sommers
Just Shoot Me!: The Two Faces of Finch: Part 2 (2001) (TV Episode)
Betsy buys Dennis "Lawrence of A-babe-ia".
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Inside the Actors Studio: Episode #8.5 (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kevin Costner.
At the Movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring/Monster's Ball/Joe Somebody/Ali (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Lord of the Rings" review.
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
The shot of Anakin and Padme walking and talking about her serving as senator when they first arrive on Naboo is shot in the same way and outside the same building as the last conversation between General Allenby and Dryden before the intermission of Lawrence of Arabia
800 Bullets (2002)
Capturing the Friedmans (2003)
one of the sons said he would have worn a scarf over his head like LoA instead of underwear if he had it
Watching the Alien (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: A Night at the Movies (2003) (TV Episode)
An advertisement for it can be seen on the pink flier.
The Big Empty (2003)
67 minutes into the film, Bob mentions the title character in dialog with John
Rubbadubbers: Terence of Arabia (2003) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
Six: The Mark Unleashed (2004)
Mentioned in dialogue as a "banned DVD."
Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (2004) (Video Game)
Title parodied in one of Bilzarbra's conversations.
The Aviator (2004)
The line "I like the desert. It's hot there in the desert, but it's clean.", is also spoken by T.E. Lawrence saying he likes the desert because "It's clean."
Film Geek (2005)
Film advertisement is shown in Scotty's apartment.
American Dad!: Pilot (2005) (TV Episode)
Steve says "I am a river to my people."
Comic Relief Does University Challenge (2005) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
8 Simple Rules: Sleepover (2005) (TV Episode)
Cate and Ed watch it
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.31 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "He Shoots, He Scores!" category
American Dad!: Stan of Arabia: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Entire episode features references including the title and use of the Lawrence of Arabia score.
American Dad!: Stan of Arabia: Part 2 (2005) (TV Episode)
Entire episode features references including the title and use of the Lawrence of Arabia score
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.69 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "My Favorite Films" category
By Any Means Necessary: The Making of 'Malcolm X' (2005) (Video)
Mentioned by name.
'Kingdom of Heaven': Interactive Production Grid (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Lies and Alibis (2006)
"Less of the warmed-over Lawrence of Arabia."
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
Poster is shown.
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Five Fingers (2006)
'Martijn' tells 'Laurence' during the chess play about Lawrence of Arabia.
Entourage: Guys and Doll (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Exotic Locations of 'The Living Daylights' (2006) (Video)
Mentioned in relation to the filming location of Ouarzazate in Morocco which which was used for both movies.
A Good Year (2006)
Talking to himself, Max quotes Lawrence's remark that he is attracted to the desert "because it's clean"
Bernard and Doris (2006)
"I feel like Lawrence of Arabia."
Miracles and Mystery: Creating 'The Green Mile' (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Uranya (2006)
Poster outside the cinema
Voces: The Bronze Screen (2006) (TV Episode)
Anthony Quinn is shown in a scene from this film.
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Lily Allen (2007) (TV Episode)
Peter O'Toole, played by Bill Hader, makes reference to his eight oscar nominations.
Entourage: The WeHo Ho (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
BBC Proms: Prom 2: Music from Great British Films (2007) (TV Episode)
Playing Theme & showing clips
Stardust (2007)
When taking a bath in the inn, Primus talk about his father, the king (interpreted by Peter O'Toole), riding a camel in his youth, this is a reference to Lawrence of Arabia
Midsomer Murders: Shot at Dawn (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the characters is facetiously referred to as Florence of Arabia.
Casting a Classic (2008) (Video)
Referenced during a discussion of the work of David Lean and Alec Guinness.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 23 April 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Dennis Miller references this film during the 'Miller Time' segment.
Pontypool (2008)
"Lawrence of Arabia cast" mentioned
Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008)
"Lawrence of a Labia" porn title mentioned
My Best Friend's Girl (2008)
"Lawrence of a Labia" porn title
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Julian riding on the flamingo wearing an Arabic headdress
CollegeHumor Originals: Ignored Netflix Movies Fight Back (2008) (TV Episode)
Lawrence comes alive to complain about the movie being ignored.
Journey to Land's End (2008) (Short)
narrator mentions title character in one scene
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.81 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $25,000 question
Big Love: Prom Queen (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.102 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $2,000 question
Doctor Who Confidential: Desert Storm (2009) (TV Episode)
The film's main theme is played during the opening shot of the desert.
Sertoli, Sertoli, Sertoli (2009) (Short)
'Perkins' character name and the film's tag-line.
Dear Dad, Love Maria (2009) (Short)
Uses the scene at the well where Lawrence meets Ali, to show the dichotomy and seperation between her and her father.
Dirty Jobs: Camel Rancher (2009) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by camel rancher before the riding of the camels
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Saw VI/Cirque du Freak/The Vampire's Assistant/Amelia (2009) (TV Episode)
Nigel says he was aiming to make this movie
Nostalgia Critic: Tank Girl (2009) (TV Episode)
The Critic compares Tank Girl's entrance on a yak to "Lawrence of Arabia," using the theme from the latter film
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.72 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $12,500 question
Letterbox (2009) (TV Short)
Movie poster seen.
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Alicia Keys (2010) (TV Episode)
A still from this movie is seen on the wall of the "Reel Quotes" game show.
The Simpsons: The Greatest Story Ever D'ohed (2010) (TV Episode)
Homer rides a camel in the desert, with "Lawrence of Arabia" music.
Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Samantha refers to Richard as "Lawrence of Arabia"
White Collar: Unfinished Business (2010) (TV Episode)
Neal says, "Have I mentioned how long my flight was? 'Lawrence of Arabia' long!"
Bad Movie Beatdown: Epic Movie (2010) (TV Episode)
Film Brain calls it an epic movie
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #9.4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $125,000 flashback question from 2004
An Idiot Abroad: Jordan (2010) (TV Episode)
The theme music is played when Karl rides through the desert on camelback.
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day: Johnny Galecki (2010) (TV Episode)
Johnny Galecki mentions this movie during interview
Chuck: Chuck Versus the First Fight (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tuttle.
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
John Sayles mentions it.
The Cost of Living: Creating the Prowler (2011) (Video)
Rode mentions this film.
Rules of Engagement: Jeff Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Russell calls Timmy "Lawrence of A-gay-bia"
Phineas and Ferb: The Great Indoors/Canderemy (2011) (TV Episode)
Ferb's desert gear resembles that worn by T. E. Lawrence as he lead a variety of Arabian tribes during World War I
America's Next Top Model: Franca Sozzani (2011) (TV Episode)
Nigel mentions the film during panel
Bum Reviews: Pirates of the Caribbean 4 (2011) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Cinema Snob: The Sinful Dwarf (2011) (TV Episode)
Snob regards its plot as one of the best ever
Treasure Guards (2011) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by Luca.
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011) (Video Game)
Drake mentions T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia) and Cutter remarks "great movie"
Lilyhammer: The Flamingo (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Prometheus (2012)
David quotes lines spoken by the title character not featured in the clip shown
Last Man Standing: Mother Fracker (2012) (TV Episode)
Title yelled by Ed in theater
Modern Family: New Year's Eve (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Special Collector's Edition: La carrera del siglo (2013) (TV Episode)
Blu-ray release
Freddy Heineken: Amsterdam (2013) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Freddy Heineken in relation to his daughters fiancé.
The Apprentice: Ahab's in Charge, and He's Gone Mad (2013) (TV Episode)
Joan mentions the film
Vicious: Cheat (2013) (TV Episode)
Freddie mentions the movie by name.
Elemental Mass (2013)
The Inermission features the Main theme from Lawrence of Arabia
Goalstar: Episode #2.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Zachi Noy says they told him it's "Goalstar" and not "Lawrence of Arabia"
La gran familia española: Los procesos (2014) (Video)
clips shown of a short film reacreated by the director as a kid
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
A brief shot of Zero and Gustave on a motorbike is in the same style as the opening scene of this film.
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
An arrangement of the "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" theme is played like the "Lawrence of Arabia" theme when the title characters arrive and leave Egypt.
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
The scene where Fozzie, Walter and Animal journey through the desert is an homage to Lawrence of Arabia.
The Story of the Swimmer (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series: Place of Dead Roads (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Seth.
The Cinema Snob: Two of a Kind (2014) (TV Episode)
"Psyche! It's not Lawrence of Arabia you're getting, it's Two of a Kind!"
Californication: Dicks (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster seen
Walking the Mile (Director's Cut) (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Video Game High School: Video Game Home School (2014) (TV Episode)
The opening credits and scene are an homage to the opening of Lawrence of Arabia.
The Wolfpack (2015)
When the boys visit the Coney Island for the first time, the beach make them think of Lawrence of Arabia
Queen of the Desert (2015)
Legendary T.E. Lawrence character in a desert setting ; filmmakers and production reference this classic movie in discussions about this film
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Wanda Sykes/Angie Harmon/Two Gallants (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth says that the original title was Arab Larry
The Oscars (2015) (TV Special)
Title is referenced in the opening theme "Moving Pictures"
Better Call Saul: Marco (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Marco
O Último Cine Drive-in (2015)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Cinema Snob: Heaven's Gate: Part 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
Snob compares his Heaven's Gate review to this film
Teen Wolf: Condition Terminal (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Billy Eichner - Julie Klausner/Joel Edgerton/Vintage Trouble/Brad Wilk (2015) (TV Episode)
Julie Klausner says that she's never seen the movie, though she's seen every episode of "Botched"
Travel Guides: Dubai (2015) (TV Episode)
The theme music is played when the guides travel to an Arabian desert. Also mentioned by the Boyles in a discussion on the camel safari that they went on.
De Palma (2015)
Briefly discussed.
Operation Avalanche (2016)
Poster is shown.
Jay Dyer: Hitchcock's Psycho Psyche & MK Ultra (2016) (TV Episode)
The movie comes up in discussion.
Limitless: Sands, Agent of Morra (2016) (TV Episode)
At the beginning of act three, titled Lean, the music playing is reminiscent of Lawrence of Arabia, directy by David Lean.
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders: Citizens of the World (2016) (TV Episode)
When visiting the desert camp, Mae says: "Wow, you think you're gonna get Victor Laszlo and you end up getting Lawrence of Arabia"
A Hologram for the King (2016)
Clay mentions Lawrence and the 'golden bullet' plot detail.
Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping (2016) (TV Special)
Mentioned by Patton Oswalt.
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016) (Video Game)
In the flashback scene where Nate and Sam are exploring the mansion, Nate finds a book that he says is written by Lawrence of Arabia. Sam then says he always wanted to see the movie.
Nostalgia Critic: Is White Washing Really Still a Thing? (2016) (TV Episode)
used as an example of a white actor playing a character of color, in this case, Alec Guinness as Prince Faisal
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Kristen Wiig/Keke Palmer/Gay Talese/Thomas Lang (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Gay Talese as he recalls interviewing Peter O'Toole
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #8.26 (2016) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; still shown
NCIS: Los Angeles: The Queen's Gambit (2016) (TV Episode)
The carpet store where G. Callen and Sam Hanna question the kidnapping victim's brother is calles "Lawrence of La Brea"
Nostalgia Critic: The Top 11 Worst Movie Sequels (2017) (TV Episode)
"You're a pirates movie, not Lawrence of Arabia."
After Death, Before Hell (2017) (Short)
a visual quote from famous match-cut scene from Larence Of Arabia (1962), when Sheriff blows out the moon after lighting the cigar.
Feud: Bette and Joan: And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963) (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned in reference to the 1963 Oscars.
Alien: Covenant (2017)
David, an android who models himself after Peter O'Toole's character in Lawrence of Arabia, sings "The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo" as he cuts his hair.
The Cinema Snob: Caligula III (2017) (TV Episode)
The Cinema Snob mentions it.
Better Call Saul: Lantern (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie is seen on the shelf of the Blockbuster that Kim is perusing.
Stakeout Stories (2017) (Short)
Referenced in the conversation between Swenson and Smith.
The Cinema Snob: Spanker-Man (2017) (TV Episode)
"This isn't the same Peter O'Toole from"
War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Filmmaker Matt Reeves said this film was an inspiration for the film. He was quoted as saying he wanted a David Lean style ape movie.
The Cinema Snob: Sex and the City 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
"That joke could have been worse. She could have said 'This Ain't Lawrence of Arabia: A XXX Joke!'"
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.17 (2017) (TV Episode)
Correct answer.
The Deuce: Au Reservoir (2017) (TV Episode)
Paul jokingly tells Frankie that the gay porno film is like this movie.
Bring Me the Head of Antonio Mayans (2017) (Short)
Mentioned by one of the characters.
Modern Family: No Small Feet (2017) (TV Episode)
Claire calls Jay's movie "Lawrence of Ajaybia"
The Looming Tower: Mercury (2018) (TV Episode)
The Sisters talk about the film.
Mike Tyson Mysteries: Tyson of Arabia (2018) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
American Woman: Liberation (2018) (TV Episode)
Bonnie dismisses the caterer's idea about having the food in the tent saying it was a party not Lawrence of Arabia.
The Cinema Snob: The Illusionauts (2018) (TV Episode)
The Snob mentions it.
Green Book (2018)
On theatre marquee
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Day Time Ended (2018) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Lawrence Welk of Arabia"
Travel Man: 48 Hours in...: 96 Hours in... Jordan (2018) (TV Episode)
The boys visit the desert where the movie was filmed, and Richard mentions this fact.
The Simpsons: 101 Mitigations (2019) (TV Episode)
Peter O'Toole, dressed as T.E. Lawrence, appears on the Peter O'Tool Hardware store sign.
Florence of Arabia
movie title

Featured in 

Hollywood: The Great Stars (1963) (TV Movie)
Close-up of Peter O'Toole. No dialogue.
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) (TV Special)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
Siskel & Ebert: The Future of the Movies (1990) (TV Movie)
Clips of the restored version are shown.
Visions of Light (1992)
Footage of this movie is shown.
1992 MTV Movie Awards (1992) (TV Special)
Clip shown during the opening montage
Great Performances: Lean by Jarre (1993) (TV Episode)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender (1997)
footage included
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
Lawrence of Arabia is #5.
The 71st Annual Academy Awards (1999) (TV Special)
Clip presented during In Memoriam segment.
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (2001) (TV Special)
Clip during In Memoriam tribute
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001) (TV Special)
Lawrence of Arabia is #23.
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
T. E. Lawrence is the #10 hero.
De Nationale Wetenschapsquiz (2003) (TV Special)
Question 4 about quicksand is illustrated by Daud's quicksand death scene
The Ultimate Film (2004) (TV Movie)
number 85
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
Lawrence of Arabia is #30.
TCM Guest Programmer: Chevy Chase (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
Lawrence of Arabia is #7.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Special)
Lawrence of Arabia is the #1 epic film.
Religulous (2008)
De wereld draait door: Episode #4.132 (2009) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 2012/The Messenger/Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) (TV Episode)
John Woo's #5 Favorite Film
Letterbox (2009) (TV Short)
Clips illustrate the desirability of letterboxing over pan-and-scan.
20 to 1: Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips of Omar Sharif shown in a segment on Doctor Zhivago.
Bad Movie Beatdown: 10,000 B.C. (2010) (TV Episode)
Film Brain points out the narrator as Omar Sharif and we see a clip of him in this movie
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Clips from this film are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Sex & Melodrama (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Vito (2011)
Clips featured.
Hagan Reviews: Battle of the Bone (2012) (TV Episode)
The score plays over one of many walking scenes
Side by Side (2012)
Clip featuring Lawrence blowing out match
Prometheus (2012)
David watches scenes from this movie
AFI's Master Class: The Art of Collaboration: Robert Zemeckis and Don Burgess (2013) (TV Episode)
film clip shown and discussed
John Ford et Monument Valley (2013)
Clips featured to show the influence of John Ford's films.
White House Down (2013)
Some characters watch the film.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sword and Sandal Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #9.
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 British Films (2013) (TV Episode)
20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Clip featured in the Memoriam section for Peter O'Toole
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
Clip shown
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Ordinary heroes presentation.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of the 1960s (2014) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #4.
Point and Shoot (2014)
Clips shown
The Greatest Ever War Films (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 13 in the Countdown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Beautiful Non-CGI Films (2014) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Longest Hollywood Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia, which is 222 minutes long, is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Movies Set in the Desert (2015) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Great Movies That Are Kind of Boring (2016) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #10.
22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016) (TV Special)
Clip showed in the Memoriam section for Omar Sharif
The Oscars (2016) (TV Special)
Featured during an obituary to Omar Sharif.
History Buffs: Lawrence of Arabia (2016) (TV Episode)
movie reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies You Need to Watch in the Theater (2016) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Worst Whitewashed Movie Roles (2016) (TV Episode)
Alec Guinness as Prince Faisal & Anthony Quinn as Auda abu Tayi are #10.
Scope (2017) (Video)
clip shown
Spielberg (2017) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown; Steven Spielberg discusses how this film convinced him to become a filmmaker.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Movies on British Icons (2017) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia, about T.E. Lawrence, is #9.
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 British Films That Changed Cinema Forever (2018) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #5.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Most Iconic Scenes in British Cinema (2018) (TV Episode)
Sherif Ali's Well gets an honorable mention.
The Art of Directing: David Lean (2019)
Lean's commentary on the making of
The Oscars (2019) (TV Special)
Clip presented in the In Memoriam segment
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Movies That Are WAY Too Long (2019) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #2.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 British War Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Lawrence of Arabia is #4.

Spoofed in 

How I Won the War (1967)
The melody of "Lawrence of Arabia" is used in a satirical context (The troop marches through a desert).
Head (1968)
The scene where Mickey is walking in the desert parodies Lawrence Of Arabia.
SCTV: Farm Film Report/Arabs (1978) (TV Episode)
Parodied as "How the Middle East Was Won".
Saturday Night Live: Richard Benjamin/Rickie Lee Jones (1979) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in A Bird for All Seasons
Wrong Is Right (1982)
In the first scene in which Hale is driving across the desert, the theme from "Lawrence" is on the soundtrack
Are You Being Served?: Calling All Customers (1983) (TV Episode)
When the staff are gathered in Mr. Rumbold's office and they discuss the different plot ideas they've sent in and it's discovered that Captain Peacock has plagiarised T.H. Lawrence, he remarks he has done several changes and Mr. Rumbold says that changing the title to "Peacock of Arabia" isn't enough.
Spaceballs (1987)
The theme from the movie is used in the desert scene.
The Simpsons: Homer's Night Out (1990) (TV Episode)
The "Florence Of Arabia" strip club's name is a play on the film.
The Simpsons: Bart the Daredevil (1990) (TV Episode)
Bart's entrance at Springfield Gorge, and the music behind it is an homage to Lawerence Of Arabia.
A Wish for Wings That Work (1991) (TV Short)
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
When the bus breaks down the drag queens cross the desert in similar costumes and style as in Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The Critic: Sherman of Arabia (1995) (TV Episode)
The "Jay lost in the desert" scene
The Epic of Detective Mandy: Book Four - Spoof of the Living Dead II (1995) (TV Movie)
Detective Mandy wanders through the jungle in the heat, finally collapsing, in a parody of Peter O'Toole wandering the desert on foot before collapsing.
Rugrats: The Carwash/Heatwave (1997) (TV Episode)
The entire episode Heatwave is a parody of Lawrence of Arabia: the character of Sabu has a similar entrance to Sherif Ali, the babies trek across the "black tar playground" to reach water, Tommy rescuing Chuckie after he falls behind, and his being dubbed "al-Tommy" by Sabu.
Ernest in the Army (1998)
Ernest appears as Lawrence of Arabia in one of his fantasy sequences.
Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
Friends: The One Where Chandler Can't Cry (2000) (TV Episode)
Phoebe's fan says he watched her in a porn movie called "Lawrence of a Labia"
Big Train: Episode #2.6 (2002) (TV Episode)
A sketch spoofs this movie.
Robot Chicken: Help Me (2008) (TV Episode)
As part of "Just the Good Parts"
American Dad!: Don't Look a Smith Horse in the Mouth (2010) (TV Episode)
Training with Stan as a horse, Roger is dressed up like T.E. Lawrence
Robot Chicken: El Skeletorito (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
The Simpsons: Love Is in the N2-O2-Ar-CO2-Ne-He-CH4 (2016) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the couch gag

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