The Crucible (1996) Poster



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Version of 

The Crucible (1957)
Hexenjagd (1960) (TV Movie)
The Crucible (1967) (TV Movie)
The Crucible (1980) (TV Movie)


The Devils (1971)
Both films deal with one woman's sexual obsession spawning a mass hysteria of alleged witchcraft and heresy.

Referenced in 

Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Undead (1997) (TV Episode)
Servo: Winona in The Crucible.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: The Crucible (1997) (TV Episode)
The episode references the film's title and plot.
Dawson's Creek: Escape from Witch Island (1999) (TV Episode)
Joey asks Dawson if The Crucible is available in the video store,
Gilmore Girls: Kiss and Tell (2000) (TV Episode)
Luke rants to Lorelai about how he doesn't want to decorate for the Autumn Festival, and he tells Lorelai that she looks concerned, which she denies. Later, after Rory leaves Lorelai sitting alone in the diner, Luke says to Lorelai, "Not going to say you look concerned." Lorelai responds, "Not going to talk about how good you'd look dressed like one of the guys from 'The Crucible.'"
E! True Hollywood Story: Winona Ryder (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of Winona Ryder's career.
Now & Forever (2002)
Poster imitates that of The Crucible
Grey's Anatomy: The Other Side of This Life, Part 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Pete talks about seeing "Goody Johnson with the Devil."
Biography: Winona Ryder (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of Winona Ryder's career, photos shown.
Small Town Culture War (2009) (Short)
When "Grease' was deemed unsuitable for their high school play roster, the school superintendent cancelled their next play 'The Crucible." This decision raised a few eyebrows at the New York Times, prompting their front page story covering the events of the Grease/Crucible situation.
You Don't Know Jack (2010) (TV Movie)
Fieger mentions having acted in the play in college. Kevorkian recites the "Leave me my name" passage.
True Blood: 9 Crimes (2010) (TV Episode)
"I saw Goody Osburn with the Devil"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.113 (2010) (TV Episode)
Carey Mulligan mentions that she saw the film before she was in the play
Witchfinder (2013) (Short)
Some of the character names are amalgamations of character names from The Crucible.
Pastor Mike Online: What Is the Underground Church? (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
Salem (2014) (TV Series)
Many of the characters are references from the original material, and both movies are about witches.
Fallout 4 (2015) (Video Game)
A character named Hawthorne resides inside the Dugout Inn. He warns against encounters with the Institute synths, a friendly Vault, and how he has "a bad feeling" about exploring the pre-war ruins of Salem (found in the north eastern most portion of the map).
Blame (2017)
Videotape seen on teacher's desk. Play performed
Broad City: Witches (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ilana when she sees the witch cult in Central Park

Featured in 

The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997) (TV Special)
Brows Held High: Häxan (2012) (TV Episode)
"And Goody Proctor was seen with the Devil."
WatchMojo: Top 10 Films Involving Witchcraft (2015) (TV Episode)
The Crucible gets an honorable mention.
Nostalgia Critic: Can a Film Be So Good It's Bad? (2016) (TV Episode)
among films that the Critic thinks were good, but didn't make him emotionally invested
Brain Dump: The Witch (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to talk about how films about witches can be done.
MsMojo: Top 10 Best Winona Ryder Performances (2017) (TV Episode)
Abigail Williams is #10.

Spoofed in 

Robot Chicken: Zero Vegetables (2015) (TV Episode)
Parodied in Bitch Puddin' sketch.

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