Three Days of the Condor (1975) Poster


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Remade as 

Suspect Device (1995) (TV Movie)
Unofficial remake with sci-fi and action elementis.


The Slender Thread (1965)
Turner's line, "You think not getting caught in a lie is the same thing as telling the truth?" is almost word-for-word what Mark Dyson says to Inga in Pollack's earlier film.

Referenced in 

How Do You Like Your Eggs?: Episode #1.2 (1977) (TV Episode)
Bill Cullen mentions this film is coming up next
Are You in the House Alone? (1978) (TV Movie)
The teenagers discuss the film
A Little Romance (1979)
This is the film to which Daniel and Lauren are denied admittance. Daniel refers to the scene in which Faye Dunaway's naked bottom can be seen for three seconds.
The Falls (1980)
mentioned in dialogue
Condorman (1981)
Line by 'Harry Oslo': "Not everyone who works for the CIA is Robert Redford."
WKRP in Cincinnati: Three Days of the Condo (1981) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Remington Steele: Cast in Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
After seeing a repeat visit by the mail man at Lloyd Nolan's house, Steele references the mail man plot in this film.
Misfits of Science: Three Days of the Blender (1986) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
MacGyver: Dalton, Jack of Spies (1987) (TV Episode)
One of the agents says "Do you like movies? How about 'The Man Who Knew Too Much'?", to which Jack Dalton replies "I was thinking more of 'Three Days of the Condor'."
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
Jack Ryan says, "I'm not an agent, I just write books!"
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The killing of Harold in the bathtub in "Three Days of the Condor" (13 min 30 sec into the movie )is unmistakably cited in the killing of Vincent Vega in "Pulp Fiction"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Violent Years (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "This is like 'Three Days of the Condor'! I trust no one in this short."
Ghostwriter: Four Days of the Cockatoo: Part 1 (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Ghostwriter: Four Days of the Cockatoo: Part 2 (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Ghostwriter: Four Days of the Cockatoo: Part 3 (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Ghostwriter: Four Days of the Cockatoo: Part 4 (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Frasier: Three Days of the Condo (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Silk Stalkings: Three Weeks of the Condor (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Seinfeld: The Junk Mail (1997) (TV Episode)
Newman the Postman pulls alongside Kramer and tells him "this is the way it will happen, someone you trust will ask you to get in the car with them."
Killing Tartu (1998)
Three Days of the Condor is referenced in Tappev Tartu
Out of Sight (1998)
Safe House (1998)
Enemy of the State (1998)
One of three movies mentioned by producer Jerry Bruckheimer as being the main pitch/inspirations behind the movie.
Gilmore Girls: Richard in Stars Hollow (2002) (TV Episode)
While at the video store, Lorelai suggests it as part of a triple feature.
Son of the Beach: Three Days of the Condom (2002) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
The Simpsons: Three Gays of the Condo (2003) (TV Episode)
title reference
More About the Condor (2003) (Video)
This documentary is about the making of Three Days of The Condor.
NCIS: Eye Spy (2004) (TV Episode)
Caitlin Todd mentions she would sleep with the geek in Three Days of the Condor.
Entourage: The Scene (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Interpreter (2005)
Both use the line "You think not getting caught in a lie is the same as telling the truth."
The Making of 'Enemy of the State' (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006) (Video)
Sydney Pollack is credited as the Director of this film.
Andy Barker, P.I.: Three Days of the Chicken (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference.
Entourage: No Cannes Do (2007) (TV Episode)
Ari mentions a "3 Days of the Condor"-sequel when talking to Sydney Pollack
Heroes Unmasked: The H.R.G. File (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
NCIS: Tribes (2008) (TV Episode)
Ziva mentions Three Days of the Condor to DiNozzo
Smother (2008)
when noah confronts his mom about stalking her husband he asks if she is "the condor"
Nip/Tuck: Roxy St. James (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.161 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $300 question
Leverage: The Three Days of the Hunter Job (2009) (TV Episode)
episode title
Dollhouse: A Love Supreme (2009) (TV Episode)
Alpha paraphrases the movie's title when referring to a particular three-month period as the "Three Months of the Condor"
NCIS: Los Angeles: Burned (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Hetty
Breaking Bad: Crawl Space (2011) (TV Episode)
Hank says to Walt, "Shit, it's starting to feel like Three Days of the Condor, you know?"
Haywire (2011)
The copyright holder of this film is "Five Continents Imports." Five Continents Imports is a cover name for the CIA in the 1975 film "Three Days of the Condor."
Charlie Countryman (2013)
Karl and Luc compare Charlie's situation to the classic thriller.
Birth of the Living Dead (2013)
Poster is shown.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Follows the "who can you trust" espionage plot. Robert Redford is even in it.
NCIS: The Admiral's Daughter (2014) (TV Episode)
Tony likens his situation to this film - and he's Faye Dunaway
Silicon Valley: Two Days of the Condor (2015) (TV Episode)
The episode's title is a reference to that of the film.
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
When Hunt calls in to IMF from the phone box, the relay center is a refernece to The Major from Three Days of the Condor
Extraction (2015)
The name of the top-classified hacking device is "CONDOR"
Trailer Trauma (2016) (Video)
The title is mentioned in the "Mean Frank and Crazy Tony" trailer.
Beyond: Last Action Hero (2017) (TV Episode)
After Jeff tells Lydia he's on the run from bad guys, this is one of the movies she asks which one is similar to his situation.
Condor (2018) (TV Series)
TV series inspired by the movie
NCIS: Los Angeles: Joyride (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Nell Jones.

Featured in 

Flicks: Episode #1.17 (1975) (TV Episode)
clips shown
How Do You Like Your Eggs?: Episode #1.1 (1977) (TV Episode)
A trailer for this film is shown
At the Movies: Robert Redford (1992) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Premio Donostia a Max Von Sydow (2006) (TV Special)
As part of Max von Sydow's filmography
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Echelon Conspiracy/Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li/Crossing Over (2009) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown when Ellen discusses conspiracy theories
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers (2009) (TV Movie)
clip with Robert Redford
WatchMojo: Top 10 Spy Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Three Days of the Condor is #7.
Faye Dunaway: Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival (2017) (TV Special)
clips shown and film is discussed

Spoofed in 

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