Silkwood (1983) Poster



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Edited into 

The Clock (2010)

Referenced in 

Physical Attraction (1984)
Billboard advertising this film.
Saturday Night Live: Candice Bergen/Cher (1987) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Dennis Miller on Weekend Update.
Opera (1987)
a videotape of this film can be seen on a shelf in Betty's room
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
Live from Washington D.C.: They Shoot HBO Specials, Don't They? (1993) (TV Special)
referenced by Dennis
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow: This is like Silkwood, only in a rug factory.
Home for the Holidays (1995)
Robert Downey Jr.'s character says she should take a Silkwood shower
Seinfeld: The Shower Head (1996) (TV Episode)
Dialog: "What are you looking for?" "Power, like Silkwood."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Laserblast (1996) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Roddy McDowall is Silkwood."
Men Behaving Badly: It's Good to Be Dead (1997) (TV Episode)
Jamie mentions the shower scene from Silkwood
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad Season Opener (1998) (TV Episode)
Salem says to Hilda: "But I thought you despised Mr. Kraft. Last time you went out with him, you came home and took a bath like Meryl Streep did in Silkwood."
Will & Grace: The Unsinkable Mommy Adler (1999) (TV Episode)
Grace mentions needing a 'Silkwood scrub down'
Twice in a Lifetime: Whistle Blower (2000) (TV Episode)
Will & Grace: Gypsies, Tramps and Weed (2000) (TV Episode)
Jack suggests that they should rent Silkwood and makes his Cher doll say "I'm a lesbian who got contaminated by nuclear radiation"
Gilmore Girls: Secrets and Loans (2002) (TV Episode)
Rory says that Mrs. Kim chasing her down the street with a hose was like a scene from this film.
What I Like About You: Girls Night Out (2003) (TV Episode)
Val and Holly plan on watching this movie.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.76 (2005) (TV Episode)
character referenced in clue in "Movie Star by Roles" category
Pepper Dennis: Pepper Dennis Behind Bars (2006) (TV Episode)
Les asks Ken if he has seen Silkwood.
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Bones: Judas on a Pole (2006) (TV Episode)
Hodgins says, "I've seen this movie, I get killed on the way home."
October Road: Best Friend Windows (2007) (TV Episode)
Phil compares Nick's fighting spirit to Karen Silkwood's.
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Movie is shown in Chuck's shopping cart along with other "gay" items
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Kwanzaa (2007) (TV Episode)
the narrator says "a Silkwood shower"
Psych: There Might Be Blood (2008) (TV Episode)
Gus asks Shawn if he has seen it.
Cold Case: Breaking News (2009) (TV Episode)
Plot is a homage to three other movies including this one.
30 Rock: Retreat to Move Forward (2009) (TV Episode)
Jenna: "I'm the one who had to take a Silkwood shower this morning!"
Glee: The Rhodes Not Taken (2009) (TV Episode)
Emma says, "I think they call that 'the full Silkwood.'"
Supernatural: Sam, Interrupted (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day: Carla Gugino (2010) (TV Episode)
Carla Gugino mentions this movie during interview
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
Mentioned in the "We Saw Your Boobs" song.
Supernatural: Pac-Man Fever (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
Warehouse 13: Instinct (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Devil May Care (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dean
The Comeback: Valerie Faces the Critics (2014) (TV Episode)
Mickey mentions the film.
Limitless: Personality Crisis (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Grey's Anatomy: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
iZombie: Fifty Shades of Grey Matter (2016) (TV Episode)
Peyton learns the true character of someone she slept with, saying that she's heading home to have a 'Silkwood shower.'
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.40 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Films of Meryl Streep" category
Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate (2018)
After Rex's pawing, Richard needs a "Silkwood shower."

Featured in 

At the Movies: Hollywood's Hidden Stars (1990) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
Karen Silkwood is the #47 hero.
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
a clip from the Best Supporting Actress nominee is shown
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Ordinary heroes presentation.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Meryl Streep Performances (2014) (TV Episode)
Karen Silkwood is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Whistleblower Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Silkwood is #9.
Chuck Norris vs. Communism (2015)
Clips shown
74th Golden Globe Awards (2017) (TV Special)
Cecil B. DeMille Award presentation for Meryl Streep.
Silkwood: Michael Hausman (2017) (Video)
clips shown
Honest Trailers: The Oscars 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown

Spoofed in 

Baby Mama (2008)
Shower scene

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