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The Petrified Forest (1936)
In an interview with Christopher Nolan, Quentin Tarantino named "The Petrified Forest" as inspiration for his movie
Stagecoach (1939)
The stagecoach scenes are inspired by John Ford's movie
Citizen Kane (1941)
Marquis Warren shows a letter from Abraham Lincoln and a big ray of light falls on it.
And Then There Were None (1945)
Acknowledged as an influence in an interview with Tarantino.
Key Largo (1948)
In an interview with Christopher Nolan, Quentin named "Key Largo" as inspiration for his movie
The Thing from Another World (1951)
The entire "close the door" bit in the cold weather was inspired by this movie.
Eight Iron Men (1952)
The title is designed to look like the title from "Eight Iron Men".
Gunsmoke (1955) (TV Series)
Character Marquis Warren is a refence to the writer Charles Marquis Warren
The Searchers (1956)
John Ruth utters "That'll be the day!" which is John Wayne's character's catchphrase in The Searchers.
The Tall T (1957)
The stagecoach sequences and the concept of trouble at a stop on the stage line are both inspired by this movie based on a short story by Tarantino's idol Elmore Leonard
3:10 to Yuma (1957)
The name of the stagecoach line "Butterfield Overland Stage" is the same as in "3:10 to Yuma"(1957).
No Name on the Bullet (1959)
John Cant is telling the old man about what he did with his daughter to make him grab his gun, the same way Maj. Warren is telling General Smithers about his son.
Day of the Outlaw (1959)
Mentioned by Quentin Tarantino in an interview as an inspiration. Both films are Westerns about a group of people with hostilities towards each other trapped in a snowstorm in Wyoming.
Bonanza (1959) (TV Series)
Daisy Domergue is a reference to the actress Faith Domergue in Bonanza
The Rebel: Fair Game (1960) (TV Episode)
Same premise: a Western featuring a brewing conflict among a motley group of suspicious characters and a female prisoner at a saloon during a blizzard.
The Magnificent Seven (1960)
The title is a play in words off that title
Merrill's Marauders (1962)
A group called Mannix's Marauders is mentioned throughout, in reference to this film by one of Tarantino's favorite directors.
The Virginian: It Tolls for Thee (1962) (TV Episode)
Tarantino stated in an interview that Major Warren's "three measly bullets" line is a riff on a line from this episode of "The Virginian".
The Virginian: The Invaders (1964) (TV Episode)
In an interview with Christopher Nolan, Quentin named this episode of "The Virginian" in particular as an influence.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
General Smithers' line about having "neither the time or the inclination" to help northern soldiers references a line from Dr. Strangelove.
Django (1966)
Major Marquis Warren's attire (specifically his hat, Union coat and scarf) is based on the outfit worn by Django.
Khartoum (1966)
Acknowledged as an influence in an interview with Tarantino.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Including Sergio Leone's direction (Warren forces Smithers' son to walk through the snow the same way Tuco forces Blondie on a long, dehydrated desert walk), Ennio Morricone's soundtrack, and the costume design, more specifically Major Marquis Warren resembles Angel Eyes; Warren is described in the script as a "sly Lee Van Cleef type".
Hombre (1967)
Acknowledged as an influence in an interview with Tarantino.
The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967)
"There Won't Be Many Coming Home" from "The Fastest Guitar Alive" is heard on the soundtrack.
Mannix (1967) (TV Series)
The name of Chris Mannix references the TV show
If You Meet Sartana... Pray for Your Death (1968)
Major Marquis Warren's attire (specifically his tie) is based on the outfit worn by Sartana.
The Great Silence (1968)
The interactions between Warren, Ruth, Mannix and Domergue on the stagecoach are based the scenes with Silence, Loco and Burnett in Corbucci's film.
True Grit (1969)
Both movies have characters named Mexican Bob. John Ruth says to Marquis Warren with respect to Daisy Domergue: "She's a pepper, ain't she?" referencing the Ned Pepper gang.
El Topo (1970)
Major Marquis Warren's wardrobe and hat resemble that of El Topo
Shoot the Living and Pray for the Dead (1971)
Acknowledged as an influence in an interview with Tarantino.
Cut-Throats Nine (1972)
Title is a reference to the film and several plot elements are the same, as is the fact that both take place during snowy weather
The Last House on the Left (1972)
"Now You're All Alone" by "Last House" star David Hess is heard on the soundtrack.
The Iceman Cometh (1973)
Tarantino told Entertainment Weekly he drew inspiration from The Iceman Cometh
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Daisy Domergue's bug eyed expression as her face gets covered in blood throughout the movie resembles Sally in the final act of the movie
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Acknowledged as an influence in an interview with Tarantino.
Kansas City Trucking Co. (1976)
Michael Madsen's character Joe Gage is named after the director of that film
Carrie (1976)
Daisy's blood covered face directly references that of Carrie at the Prom covered in pigs blood.
Annie Hall (1977)
When Oswaldo Mobray introduces himself to John Ruth as the hangman of Red Rock John Ruth says "La-de-da" like Annie Hall when she and Alvy Singer first meet.
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
"Regan's Theme" from "Exorcist II" is featured on the soundtrack.
The Big Red One (1980)
The opening shot of the crucifix statue mirrors a shot from the prologue of "The Big Red One".
Death Wish II (1982)
Major Marquis warren delivers a variation of the line "You believe in Jesus? Well, you're gonna meet him" as spoken by Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) in the earlier film.
The Thing (1982)
Another haunting score by Ennio Morricone, a group of people in an isolated area, during a blizzard who don't trust each other. Not to mention, Kurt Russell.
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Dialogue and scenes are references to Tarantino's debut film.
Red Rock West (1993)
The fictional town of Red Rock, Wy is a reference to John Dahl's neo-noir, which also features, as per the title, Red Rock, Wy.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
"Red Apple" tobacco is mentioned, a clear precursor to Tarantino's "Red Apple" cigarettes, first mentioned in this film.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
In an interview Tim Roth confirmed that his character Oswaldo Mobray is the ancestor of Lt. Archie Hicox from "Inglourious Basterds", another Tarantino movie.
True Grit (2010)
Bob the Mexican is partly based on Greaser Bob.
Django Unchained (2012)
The title of the film's final chapter, "Black Man, White Hell", is a reference to "Django in White Hell", an aborted sequel to Django Unchained.

Referenced in 

The Cinema Snob: Cut-Throats Nine (2014) (TV Episode)
Snob talks about this film
WatchMojo: Top 10 Anticipated Movies of 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
The Hateful Eight is #4.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Samuel L. Jackson/Norman Reedus/Jessie J (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy and Samuel L. Jackson talk about Jackson's upcoming movie
Half in the Bag: Krampus (2015) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
The Graham Norton Show: Kurt Russell/Tina Fey/Josh Widdicombe/Sia (2015) (TV Episode)
Kurt Russell talks about his upcoming movie and working with director [error]
Midnight Screenings: The Ridiculous 6/The Hateful Eight (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Christian Slater/Retta/Sam Hunt/Matt Sorum (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he comments on Christian Slater's earlier film by Quentin Tarantino
Half in the Bag: The Revenant (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Midnight Screenings: Fifty Shades of Black (2016) (TV Episode)
"So we saw The Hateful Eight." "Those eight were very hateful."
Half in the Bag: The 2016 Oscars (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Grandfathered: Catherine Sanders (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.34 (2016) (TV Episode)
one Double Jeopardy! category is titled "The Hateful 8"
Showdown at the Dirt Cheap Liquor & Grocery (2016) (Short)
quoted by Daisy
500 Questions: Episode #2.4 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in question in "Quentin Tarantino Films" category
Wine Gusy: Blind Gusy (2016) (TV Episode)
The title cards were inspired by the use of titles in much of Quentin Tarantino's work.
BoJack Horseman: It's You (2016) (TV Episode)
"The Hateful BB-8" is an Oscar "nominee" for Cinematography.
Cash Trapped: Episode #1.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.
The Suicide Squad (2016) (Short)
uses the Ennio Morricone song "Beastiality" in a sequence similar to one in The Hateful Eight.
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.20 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Jen-der" category
Half in the Bag: Box Office Number Crunching (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Half in the Bag: 2016 Movie Catch-up (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Half in the Bag: Get Out and Logan (2017) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions how Get Out reminded him a little of The Hateful Eight
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: The Bella Twins (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced in "Hoedown"
Sean Bradley Reviews: Detroit (2017) (TV Episode)
Alluded to
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies that Were SURPRISINGLY Boycotted (2017) (TV Episode)
The Hateful Eight is #6.
Last Call with Carson Daly: Tim Roth/Cloud Nothings/John Carroll Lynch (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie poster is shown on screen when Tim Roth talks about Quentin Tarantino.
What Pisses Me Off About Harvey Weinstein's Sexual Harassment Allegations (2017) (Video)
Stefan Molyneux notes that the movie bombed.
Sean Bradley Reviews: Breathe (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when talking about the cinematographer Robert Richardson.
The Simpsons: Singin' in the Lane (2017) (TV Episode)
neon sign displays: The Hateful 8-Year-Old Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Party Night (2017) (Short)
The opening titles of Party Night were based on Tarantino's work.
Výzva: Dana Drábová (2018) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Dana Drábová.
The Ben Shapiro Show: The Bear Market Arrives (2018) (TV Episode)
Ben Shapiro says it's one of the worst movies ever made.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #12.8 (2018) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; poster shown
The Graham Norton Show: Kurt Russell/Claire Foy/David Walliams/Lee Evans/Mumford and Sons (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham when introducing Kurt Russell; Kurt Russell talks about his mustache in this movie
America First: Learn to Code (2019) (TV Episode)
Nick Fuentes calls the movie "revenge porn".
The Matt Walsh Show: Speaking in Code (2019) (TV Episode)
Matt Walsh says he enjoys almost any western, but not this one.
Tourette's and Zombies, the Musical (2019) (Short)
Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh) has been cited as a major influence on the film's villain
The Woodlands
The film's opening title sequence is homage to the Tarantino film.

Featured in 

The Graham Norton Show: Kurt Russell/Tina Fey/Josh Widdicombe/Sia (2015) (TV Episode)
Part of the trailer is shown
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: Quentin Tarantino/Jonathan Groff/Squeeze (2015) (TV Episode)
A scene from the movie is shown.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Tim Roth/La La Anthony/Jillian Bell & Charlotte Newhouse/Matt Sorum (2016) (TV Episode)
Seth shows a clip from 'Tim Roth''s movie
Half in the Bag: The Hateful Eight/The Ridiculous 6 (2016) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Movies of 2015 (2016) (TV Episode)
The Hateful Eight is #7.
73rd Golden Globe Awards (2016) (TV Special)
Nomination presentation for best original score-motion picture, best screenplay-motion picture.
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter: Actors (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
The EE British Academy Film Awards (2016) (TV Special)
Footage shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Leaks (2016) (TV Episode)
The script for 'The Hateful Eight' getting leaked is #5.
The Oscars (2016) (TV Special)
Nominee clips
Some Jerk with a Camera: The Haunted Mansion Movie Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Seen in "Shut Up!" montage
MsMojo: Top 10 Supporting Female Characters in Comedy Films (2016) (TV Episode)
Daisy Domergue gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Characters with a Moral Code (2016) (TV Episode)
John Ruth gets an honorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Female Quentin Tarantino Characters (2017) (TV Episode)
Daisy Domergue is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies That Are Trying Too Hard (2017) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #3
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Violent Tarantino Moments (2017) (TV Episode)
Ball Breaker gets an honorable mention.

Spoofed in 

The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
Western spoof.
Operación: And the Andarán (2016) (TV Movie)
Parodied in a sketch

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