Candyman (1992) Poster



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Followed by 

Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999) (Video)


Frankenstein (1931)
Helen tells Jake that Candyman isn't real like Frankenstein.
Paperhouse (1988)
There is a copy of the soundtrack to Paperhouse in Helen's apartment. Both films are directed by Bernard Rose.

Referenced in 

At the Movies: Outbreak/Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh/Bye Bye Love/Losing Isaiah/Farinelli (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh" review.
Scream (1996)
Scream 2 (1997)
Ringu (1998)
A young female reporter investigates an urban legend that results in her spreading a deadly curse.
Scary Movie (2000)
mentioned by Ray that Bobby has been dubbed the Candyman
Bones (2001)
About a Boy (2002)
Video case is shown as part of Will's collection.
The Ring (2002)
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Detour (2003) (Video)
in one scene they mention this movie
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005) (Video)
Characters mention the similarity of the Candyman movie to the Bloody Mary legend.
Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
Leslie mentions to Taylor how he will explain how people such as Jay (Jason Voorhees), Fred (Fred Krueger), Mike (Michael Myers), LF (Leatherface), CM (Candyman), PH (Pinhead), and Chucky accomplish their rampages, but not the why.
My Name Is Bruce (2007)
Referenced in a conversation between Bruce and his agent
Lost in the Hood (2009) (Video)
The line "I'm like the Candyman, bitch. Believe it, cuz' it comes true".
Freaknik: The Musical (2010) (TV Movie)
characters talk about this movie
The Cinema Snob: Ax 'Em (2010) (TV Episode)
"He's in the Candyman projects all of a sudden?"
Hatchet II: Behind the Screams (2011) (Video)
Scream: The Inside Story (2011) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Excused: The Crystal Ball Bounce (2011) (TV Episode)
Dolly comments on one contestant, "This is the same guy, Lauren, from Candyman." - comparing the man's looks to Tony Todd's.
Hagan Reviews: Zombeak (2012) (TV Episode)
"Candyman here converts to Christianity..."
Hagan Reviews: Exorcist: The Beginning (2012) (TV Episode)
"This is like doing a prequel to Candyman..."
Holliston: Candyman: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Candyman actor Tony Todd insists that Adam and Joe address him as "Candyman".
Contamination: A Convention Story (2012)
Mentioned in Interview
Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever (2012)
Photographs are shown.
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Gary Tunnicliffe Takes a Bite Out of Scott Ian (2012) (TV Episode)
A Candyman poster hangs in the bathroom.
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Best of Season 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Scott looks at the Candyman poster in Gary Tunnicliffe's bathroom and says "Candyman" five times in the mirror.
American Horror Story: Spilt Milk (2013) (TV Episode)
Philip Glass score featured.
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Joe Estevez (2013) (TV Episode)
Actor Tony Todd and the title character he plays in this film is mentioned.
Holliston: Suicidal Tendencies (2013) (TV Episode)
Lance suggests that Adam and Joe get a celebrity guest for their show like that Candyman guy from last year.
Family Guy: Baby Got Black (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Inside Amy Schumer: Tyler Perry's Episode (2014) (TV Episode)
Appears onscreen as an on-demand title.
The Cinema Snob: The Adventures of Hercules II (2014) (TV Episode)
"I'll convince them I'm Virginia Madsen and give them a Candyman DVD."
The Last Showing (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Face Off: Killer Instinct (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Lucas Bros Moving Co: Tales from the Hoodie (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by title
Lake Fear (2014)
It is referenced.
Drawing Boards with Martin Mercer (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
The Candyman Legacy with Tony Todd (2015) (Video)
mentioned once
Face Off: Dressed to Kill (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
The Man with the Iron Fists 2 (2015) (Video)
Mentioned in lyrics
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Dirty Half Dozen (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Scream Queens (2015) (TV Series)
The Candyman is cited by Hester at various points in reference with The Red Devil Killer at Wallace University.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Elijah Wood/Horatio Sanz/Jess Glynne/Abe Laboriel Jr. (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth says that his brother used to get mad if he said "Candyman" into the mirror three times
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Entity (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name, and holds up DVD case.
Terrordrome: Rise of the Boogeymen (2015) (Video Game)
Candyman appears in the game
Primordial (2015)
Valerie mentions Candyman by name
Scream Queens: Ghost Stories (2015) (TV Episode)
The film's plot forms one of Denise Hemphill's ghost stories.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Maveth (2015) (TV Episode)
Fitz says, "Just whisper its name three times into a mirror."
Fraudulent (2015) (Short)
This 1992 horror thriller film was an inspiration for the filmmakers. It's referenced during the visions during the nightmare scene with the voice-over much akin to Tony Todd's titular character.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Top 20 Bronze Age Horror (2016) (TV Episode)
among good '90s horror movies
Fresh Off the Boat: Citizen Jessica (2016) (TV Episode)
Barefoot Dave: "Don't say 'Candyman'!"
Riverdale: Chapter Four: The Last Picture Show (2017) (TV Episode)
Fred and Hermione discuss the time they saw the film at the drive-in theatre in high school
Why I Rejected Religion (2017) (Video)
Stefan is grateful that the caller speaking in tongues did not say "Candyman" thrice.
Randy Rainbow: DACA Shame (2017) (Short)
Randy compared Kellyanne Conway's appearances to summoning Candyman.
12 Deaths of Christmas (2017)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Boo 2! A Madea Halloween (2017)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Evil Bong 777 (2018)
An image of 'Candyman' from 'Candyman' can be seen on display at 'Tom Devlin's Monster Museum'
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: Hellraiser (2018) (TV Episode)
Joe Bob mentions the film while discussing Clive Barker.
Be My Victim (2018) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
It Was Always You, Helen (2018) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
Urban Legend: Unwrapping Candyman (2018) (Video)
Documentary discussing the film
A Story to Tell: Clive Barker's The Forbidden (2018) (Video)
Documentary discussing the film and its source story
The Cinema of Clive Barker: The Divine Explicit (2018) (Video)
Documentary discussing the film and its source story
The Writing on the Wall (2018) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
Forbidden Flesh (2018) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
What's your favorite Scary Movie? (2018) (Short)
Film is referenced.
Show Offs: Where Art Thou? (2019) (TV Episode)
Renfraba: "I'm like Candyman; say my name three times, I appear."
The Pitch-Fork
Immediately following the Opening Titles, Tony Todd, who played the title character in Candyman, rehearses saying "Good Evening," five times in the mirror in an homage to his aforementioned role.
Limestone Burning (Video)
Photographing graffiti in an abandoned location linked to an urban legend.

Featured in 

The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
Clive Barker: Raising Hell (2004) (Video)
Features clips from Candyman.
Sweets to the Sweet: The Candyman Mythos (2004) (Video)
Features clips.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments: Part II: 75-51 (2004) (TV Episode)
Number 75 on the list
Midnight Movie Review: Candyman (2011) (TV Episode)
the number 10 in the Top 25 Best '90s Horror Movies.
Jambareeqi's Memories: Childhood Scares (2013) (TV Episode)
Killer Legends (2014)
Clips shown while discussing "the hook" urban legend, "the phantom" killer, "the candy man," and the fear of clowns.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations (2014) (TV Episode)
Death by bee stings, which motivated Candyman, gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Avoidable Deaths in Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
The deaths of Candyman's victims are #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movie Musical Themes (2015) (TV Episode)
The theme for Candyman gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movies: 1990s (2015) (TV Episode)
Candyman is #10.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Candyman (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: Candyman (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Movie Endings (2015) (TV Episode)
You Called? is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 First On-Screen Victim Deaths in Slasher Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The death of Bernie Walsh gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Supernatural Serial Killers in Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Candyman is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cursed Characters in Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Candyman is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scariest Horror Villains (2017) (2017) (TV Episode)
Candyman is #7.
Eli Roth's History of Horror: Slashers Part 2 (2018) (TV Episode)
"Candyman" is one of the focal points of the episode.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Underrated Horror Movie Villains (2018) (TV Episode)
Daniel Robitaille is #3.
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (2019)
This film is discussed and clips shown.
The Kill Count: Candyman (1992) (2019) (TV Episode)
The kills of the movie are counted down and analyzed.

Spoofed in 

The Ring (2002)
South Park: Hell on Earth 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
You have to say "Biggy Smalls" three times in a mirror and he'll come kill you. Just like "Candyman".
Robot Chicken: Robot Chicken's DP Christmas Special (2010) (TV Episode)
Santa appears behind a kid who says "Ho Ho Ho" in a mirror.
Robot Chicken: Catdog on a Stick (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Slayaway Camp (2016) (Video Game)
Sweetsman is influenced by Candyman
The Amazing World of Gumball: The Ghouls (2018) (TV Episode)
The Mr. Candy character who appears after being called three times.

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