FLCL (TV Mini-Series 2000–2001) Poster



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Puss in Boots (1922) (Short)
Son of Paleface (1952)
Gun hidden in guitar in both films.
Sazae-san (1969) (TV Series)
When wears an apron and a cardbox on the back of his head he resembles Sazae-san.
Robot Detective K (1973)
The Little Prince (1974)
the brand in the curry that Haruko is eating
Doraemon (1979) (TV Series)
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979) (TV Series)
Rupan sansei: Kariosutoro no shiro (1979)
Mentioned by Kamon in Episode 5: Brittle Bullet
Firestarter (1984)
Mamimi plays a game called FireStarter, in which the objective is to burn things down
A Better Tomorrow (1986)
Takun is watching a movie and we hear dialogue similar to that at the end of A Better Tomorrow. Then they ask why there are so many white doves around (a John Woo trademark).
Shin Seiki Evangerion (1995) (TV Series)
Oruchuban Ebichu (1999) (TV Series)
Initial D: Second Stage (1999) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Teen Titans: Fractured (2004) (TV Episode)
A character bursts out through another character's forehead, a character arriving apparently from another dimension, a dimensional gateway is in a characters skull, flying motorbikes are used in combat, a character has a glowing red striped body, a serious motorbike crash results in few injuries and triggers a bi-dimensional gateway in the victim's head.
Teen Titans: Employee of the Month (2005) (TV Episode)
Beast Boy wearing a helmet and scarf riding his moped is a reference to the character of Haruko from the anime series "FLCL" who rides his moped wearing a helmet and scarf.
The Big Box: The Ritz (2009) (TV Episode)
Poster of Haruko is shown.
Brad Tries...: Brad Tries Japanese Pepsi (2010) (TV Episode)
Brad emntions Jillian "devouring" her Fooly Cooly DVDs.
Anime Abandon: Psychic Wars (2011) (TV Episode)
among better OVA's from 2002 than Psychic Wars
The Cinema Snob: The Corpse Grinders (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster seen in the background.
Demo Reel: Lost in Translation (Bromance Version) (2012) (TV Episode)
One of the con attendees is cosplayed as Haruko
Brad Tries...: Brad Tries Soylent Green (2013) (TV Episode)
A painting of Haruko is seen in the background.
South Park: Titties and Dragons (2013) (TV Episode)
A boy who looks like the main character Naota from this anime is seen in Japan after Princess Kenny jumps out the window.
The Reviewers: Infringement (2014) (TV Episode)
A drawing of Haruko is seen in Caroline's apartment.
The Reviewers: So What's the Deal with Caroline? (2014) (TV Episode)
A painting of Haruko is seen in Caroline's house.

Featured in 

AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005)
Used in segments.
Adventures in Voice Acting (2008) (Video)
clip shown.
JesuOtaku Anime Reviews: FLCL (2011) (TV Episode)
The anime is reviewed.
Anime Abandon: The Ultimate Teacher (2012) (TV Episode)
among other anime answers to comedy
Anime Abandon: FLCL (2016) (TV Episode)
series is reviewed
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Anime Tropes (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.


Lupin the 3rd (1977) (TV Series)
Natoa's dad's Lupin outfit and his attempt to jump into bed with Haruko.
Desperado (1995)
Guitar Gun
South Park (1997) (TV Series)
South Park was spoofed in one scene, and referenced in one scene. The reference: A Kenny (Character from south park) Doll could be seen in one scene. Spoofed: In once scene, the show's creators used paper-animation like south park in one of the scenes.
The Matrix (1999)

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