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Dad's Army (TV Series 1968–1977) Poster

(1968–1977)

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Followed by 

Dad's Army (2016)

Version of 

Dad's Army (1971)
Version of.
Dad's Army (2016)
Version of.

Remade as 

Dad's Army (1971)
The Rear Guard (1976) (TV Movie)
Dad's Army (2016)
Remake of the original series.
Dad's Army: The Lost Episodes (2019) (TV Mini-Series)
Episodes from original series missing

Referenced in 

Dad's Army: Mum's Army (1970) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Spitting Image: Episode #1.11 (1984) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name.
T.Bag and the Revenge of the T.Set: Turkish Delight (1989) (TV Episode)
"Stupid boy."
TV Hell (1992) (TV Special)
One Foot in the Grave: Secret of the Seven Sorcerers (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Margaret.
Room 101: Episode #1.5 (1994) (TV Episode)
Nick Hancock says if people who laugh at Shakespeare's jokes ever saw this they'd have a coronary.
Bottom: Hole (1995) (TV Episode)
Richie says "Don't panic, Mr. Mainwaring!"
Room 101: Episode #3.4 (1997) (TV Episode)
When Alan Davies talks about the myth that Liverpudlians are all funny, him and Nick they try to list Liverpudlian comedians, after only being able to think of a few they jokingly start naming famous comedians who obviously aren't from Liverpool, including "all the cast of Dad's Army".
Arthur Lowe: A Life on the Box (1999) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Unforgettable John Le Mesurier (2001) (TV Short)
Referenced by name
The Best of Morecambe & Wise (2001) (Video)
The platoon members are cast as the crew in the "Mutiny on the Bounty" play
Time Gentlemen Please: Of Mice and Mentallists (2002) (TV Episode)
Vicky sings the theme song.
Reputations: Arthur Lowe (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
New Tricks: Talking to the Dead (2004) (TV Episode)
UCOS is disparaged as 'Dad's Army'
Churchill: The Hollywood Years (2004)
The location, and pointing direction, of the three arrows representing British armed forces on the map of Europe.
'We Are the Boys...': Arnold Ridley (2005) (Video)
Referenced by name
Favouritism: Michael Portillo's Great British Losers (2005) (TV Episode)
The show is discussed
'We Are the Boys...': James Beck (2005) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Thick of It: Episode #2.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Glenn says "stupid boy" after being slapped by Olly.
Spivs (2005) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Hemvärnets glada dagar (2006) (TV Movie)
This play depicts a bunch of home guards, resembling those from "Dad's Army", both in looks and personalities.
'We Are the Boys...': John Laurie (2006) (Video)
Referenced by name
Life on Mars: Episode #1.4 (2006) (TV Episode)
There's an advert for the programme in a newspaper.
Comedy Connections: Dinnerladies (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
His Big White Self (2006) (TV Movie)
In the opening narration, Nick Broomfield says "You might well think that Eugene and the Afrikaner resistance movement look like something out of Dad's Army".
Comedy Connections: It Ain't Half Hot, Mum (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Comedy Connections: Just Good Friends (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
'We Are the Boys...': Clive Dunn (2007) (Video)
Referenced by name
Hitler: The Comedy Years (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
'We Are the Boys...': Ian Lavender (2007) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Passing Years (2007) (Video)
Referenced by name
Frank Skinner: Live from the NIA Birmingham (2007) (TV Special)
Frank says that he managed to recreate the opening titles to Dad's Army, and he also hums the theme tune.
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Justin Lee Collins finds the cast of Dad's Army
Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army' (2008) (TV Movie)
The documentary is about the TV series
Comedy Connections: Dad's Army (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
'Dad's Army' & Beyond: The Frank Williams Story (2008)
Includes section on 'Dad's Army' with cast member Frank Williams, as well as returning to the original locations used in the series
QI: Fire and Freezing (2008) (TV Episode)
Stephen Fry mentions the famous line "Don't tell him Pike".
QI: Flotsam and Jetsam (2009) (TV Episode)
Charlie Higson mentions the show.
The Omid Djalili Show: Episode #2.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Sketch titled "Jihad's Army" with scenarios referencing the earlier program
That Mitchell and Webb Look: Episode #3.6 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Thick of It: Episode #3.6 (2009) (TV Episode)
Malcolm compares Glenn to Private Godfrey.
The Thick of It: Episode #3.8 (2009) (TV Episode)
Cal Richards calls Stewart Captain Mainwaring.
Three Men Go to Ireland: Episode #1.2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Rude Tube: Rude Tunes (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Alex.
The Lost School (2011) (Short)
General Anderson is inspired by Capt. Mainwaring
The One Show: Episode #6.109 (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in relation to other programmes on when A Fair Fortnight was shown
Have I Got News for You: Episode #43.2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Humphrey Ker mentions the show.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
As the Scouts walk through the field with their homemade weapons this mimics the intro to the television series Dad's Army
Parents: Episode #1.1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jenny has to sing the company mission statement to the tune of the "Dad's Army" theme.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #47.5 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jack Dee mentions the proposed film version of the show.
Countdown: Episode #71.103 (2014) (TV Episode)
Alistair mentions that Dad's Army is his favourite comedy show.
The Wonderful World of Blood with Michael Mosley (2015) (TV Movie)
Referenced in narration.
Carry on Forever: Episode #1.2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Pick Me!: Episode #1.24 (2015) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
We're Doomed! The Dad's Army Story (2015) (TV Movie)
Story of the birth of the series
Countdown: Championship of Champions: Episode #14.7 (2016) (TV Episode)
John quotes Private Frazer's "We're doomed!" catchphrase.
Dad's Army: Legacy (2016) (Video)
Refers to the original television series hence the title "Legacy"
Dad's Army: Women of Walmington (2016) (Video)
Refers to the original television series
Film 2017: Episode #45.3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Claudia Winkleman when introducing Dad's Army (2016); mentioned by Robbie Collin when reviewing Dad's Army (2016)
Countdown: Episode #74.10 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Nick.
The Question Jury: Episode #1.10 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Paul.
Can't Touch This: Best of and Unseen (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Sue.
Breakfast: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the report on the death of Jimmy Perry.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the report on the death of Jimmy Perry.
Lorraine: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Helen.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 23 November 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Piers.
Room 101: David Mitchell, Judy Murray, Anita Rani (2017) (TV Episode)
Frank Skinner recreates an the opening title sequence using a slice of pizza while the theme song plays.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #10.22 (2017) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; cast photo shown
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.25 (2017) (TV Episode)
Correct answer.
Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time (2017) (TV Episode)
The twelfth doctor tells the first doctor, "Up and at 'em, Corporal Jones."
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #11.25 (2018) (TV Episode)
Subject of a question/Answer to a question
A Very English Scandal: Episode #1.3 (2018) (TV Episode)
John Le Mesurie's role is mentioned briefly.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 20 February 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ray Winstone.

Featured in 

That's Showbusiness: Episode #6.3 (1994) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
Omnibus: Perry & Croft: The Sitcoms (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
Arthur Lowe: A Life on the Box (1999) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
You Cannot Be Serious: War (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
The 100 Greatest TV Moments (1999) (TV Special)
Don't Panic! The Dad's Army Story (2000) (TV Movie)
Documentary about the series
Night of a Thousand Shows (2000) (TV Special)
The Unforgettable Arthur Lowe (2000) (TV Movie)
archive footage
Wendy Richard: A Life on the Box (2001) (TV Movie)
Several clips from the series were included.
Can We Carry On, Girls? (2001) (TV Movie)
archive
Reputations: Arthur Lowe (2002) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
'We Are the Boys...': Arnold Ridley (2005) (Video)
Clips are shown
Favouritism: Michael Portillo's Great British Losers (2005) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
'We Are the Boys...': James Beck (2005) (Video)
Clips are shown
Spivs (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Crumpet! A Very British Sex Symbol (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips
'We Are the Boys...': John Laurie (2006) (Video)
Clips are shown
Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army' (2008) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Comedy Connections: Dad's Army (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
DVD-R Hell: Heil Honey, I'm Home (2011) (TV Episode)
Seen before the airing of Heil Honey, I'm Home!
When TV Goes to War (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
You Have Been Watching... David Croft (2011) (TV Movie)
One of the shows co-written by Croft
John Le Mesurier: It's All Been Rather Lovely (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
Clive Dunn: A Tribute (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
The Native Hue of Resolution (2013)
Clips seen and discussed
Dream Me Up Scotty! (2013) (TV Movie)
Footage from this is included as an example of Scottish accents on screen.
Perry and Croft: Made in Britain: Birds and Bees (2014) (TV Episode)
archive footage
Greatest Ever Sitcoms (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 20 in the Countdown
Britain's Best Loved Sitcoms (2015) (TV Series)
Number 18 in the countdown
Breakfast: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Lorraine: Episode dated 24 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
2016: We Remember Part One (2016) (TV Movie)
archive footage
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Classic British Sitcoms (2017) (TV Episode)
Dad's Army is #6.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 British Comedy Catchphrases (2018) (TV Episode)
An honorable mention goes to the catchphrase "You Stupid Boy!"
Jeremy Vine: Episode #2.44 (2019) (TV Episode)
Clip shown and discussed.

Spoofed in 

The Avengers: The Interrogators (1969) (TV Episode)
Colonel Mannering is a send up of Captain Mainwaring (The name sounds the same) from the popular show at the time Dad's Army.
Goodnight Sweetheart: Don't Get Around Much Any More (1995) (TV Episode)
The banking scene is a Dad's Army spoof.
TV Burp: Episode #6.7 (2007) (TV Episode)
Spoofs ending credits of Dad's Army with a scene from Coronation Street.
Frankie Boyle's Tramadol Nights: Episode #1.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
The opening is spoofed

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