The Devil's Backbone (2001) Poster


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The Searchers (1956)
The final shot of The Devil's Backbone is an omage to the famous final shot of The Searchers.
The Young Ones: Bomb (1982) (TV Episode)
The bomb stuck in the ground.
The Others (2001)

Referenced in 

The Blood Pact: The Making of 'Blade II' (2002) (Video)
mentionned once
Hellboy (2004)
The bottle with the baby who has the devil's spine is seen in Hellboy, right next the the blade that pierced Christ's side
'Hellboy': The Seeds of Creation (2004)
mentioned once
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in a video store and in Amanda's house ("The Devil's Backbone").
Dorks & Damsels (2007)
Mentioned in dialogue by employee.
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss: The American Scream (2010) (TV Episode)
The film's theatrical poster is shown.
Special Collector's Edition: Casino Royale (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of Blu-ray releases of September/October
Pacific Rim (2013)
The backs of Jaeger pilots resemble a Devil's Backbone, from another Del Toro film.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Homer as Santi.
Crimson Peak (2015)
Thomas Sharpe's ghost resembles the ghost of Santi, with porcelain-like skin and floating blood
75th Golden Globe Awards (2018) (TV Special)
It's mentioned.

Featured in 

The 100 Scariest Movie Moments: Part II: 75-51 (2004) (TV Episode)
Number 61 on the list
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009)
Footage of this movie is shown ("The Devil's Backbone").
Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss (2012) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Eli Roth's History of Horror: Ghost Stories (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

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