Gandhi (1982) Poster



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Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Louis Gossett Jr./Argus Hamilton/Richard Kline (1983) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Louis Gossett Jr. as he hints at his upcoming role in "Sadat"
Saturday Night Live: Joan Rivers/Musical Youth (1983) (TV Episode)
referenced on Saturday Night News
Taxi: Simka's Monthlies (1983) (TV Episode)
Simka says she's watched this film
St. Elsewhere: Ties That Bind (1983) (TV Episode)
Referring to Indians, Dr. Craig says to Vijay, "Win a few Oscars and you think you can run the place."
Cheers: Old Flames (1983) (TV Episode)
Norm says that he went to see this movie on his first date after breaking up with Vera.
Mama's Family: The Mama Who Came to Dinner (1983) (TV Episode)
Fran wants to see the movie and actually takes Vint's children to see it.
Minder: What Makes Shamy Run? (1984) (TV Episode)
Shamy says his finished film will have some elements of Gandhi.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Ricky Schroder/Lisa Eilbacher/Justin Wilson (1985) (TV Episode)
Johnny mentions the earlier movie's Oscar nominations
Wetherby (1985)
discusses his philosophy.
Super Gran: Supergran and the TV Villains (1985) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Supergran
Once Bitten (1985)
Russ planned to dress as Gandhi for Halloween but didn't have the right accessories for the costume.
The Golden Girls: A Little Romance (1985) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
Night Court: Walk Away, Renee (1985) (TV Episode)
Bull asks Harry if he's talking about the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Catherine Oxenberg and Paul Simon/Ladysmith Black Mambazo (1986) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in Tommy Flanagan sketch
A Fine Mess (1986)
Dennis tells Ellen that he wants to open a restaurant that would specialize in curry, and that he'd call it Gandhi's.
Sledge Hammer!: To Live and Die on TV (1986) (TV Episode)
Talk about Academy Award winning picture about a man who united India
It's Garry Shandling's Show.: Force Boxman (1987) (TV Episode)
Red tells a joke about a woman who saw the movie and hoped Gandhi will at least eat a cookie.
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
The critic John Herbert did not like the film.
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1987 (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced when discussing "The Last Emperor".
ALF: Suspicious Minds (1989) (TV Episode)
According to ALF's book, if you look hard enough, you can see Elvis Presley in one of the film's crowd scenes.
At the Movies: Oscar Surprises for 1988 (1989) (TV Episode)
Splendor (1989)
Movieposter can be seen.
At the Movies: Winter People/Say Anything.../Field of Dreams/She's Out of Control/Dead Calm (1989) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Winter People" review.
Designing Women: Julia Drives Over the First Amendment (1989) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
At the Movies: The Fabulous Baker Boys/Breaking In/Crimes and Misdemeanors/Look Who's Talking (1989) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel contrasts this noble-minded picture with the cynical "Crimes and Misdemeanors" (1989).
Miami Blues (1990)
High Strung (1992)
Thane references the fast of Gandhi.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Castle of Fu Manchu (1992) (TV Episode)
"Gandhi's back and he's stuffed"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Jim Henson's Gandhi Babies"
At the Movies: Malcolm X/Bram Stoker's Dracula/Traces of Red/Love Potion #9 (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Malcolm X" review.
The Red Green Show: Bob's Birthday (1992) (TV Episode)
When Red says Gandhi was a genius for not challenging duels to large men.
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1992 (1993) (TV Episode)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Warrior of the Lost World (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Patrick Swayze, as 'Gandhi'"
India (1993)
At the Movies: Memo to the Academy - 1994 (1994) (TV Episode)
The Critic: Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice (1995) (TV Episode)
Jeremy is introduced as the star of the "Crocodile Gandhi" movies
NewsRadio: No, This Is Not Based Entirely on Julie's Life (1995) (TV Episode)
Bill asks for a moments silence in memory of Ben Kingsley.
Black Mask (1996)
Saturday Night Live: Mike Myers/Aerosmith (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Sprockets
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Dummy for Love (1997) (TV Episode)
Mr. Kraft calls Sabrina a "teenage Gandhi".
Dawson's Creek: Pilot (1998) (TV Episode)
Joey: But Gandhi? I mean, why give an Oscar to a movie you can't even sit through?
The 71st Annual Academy Awards (1999) (TV Special)
Title presented during In Memoriam segment
Big Wolf on Campus: Interview with a Werewolf (1999) (TV Episode)
Tommy says to Stacey, "Werewolves are just made up movie stuff like Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) or Gandhi (1982)."
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 (1999) (TV Movie)
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 features many clips and references from movie history.
State and Main (2000)
Mentions the box-office grosses of "Gandhi II" which was a fictional film in UHF (1989).
Dawson's Creek: Coda (2001) (TV Episode)
Joey asks Dawson, for the umpteenth time, if E.T. won the oscar, and Dawson reminds her yet again that it was Gandhi.
Bill Bailey: Bewilderness (2001) (Video)
Kapou se xero: Episode #1.2 (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on dialogue
Do Over: Hot for Teacher (2002) (TV Episode)
Abby laughed during the film.
Så började det (2003) (Video)
Forsberg says this was the latest film he saw.
Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
Reflections on Golden Pond (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
Nas: Video Anthology Vol. 1 (2004) (Video)
In "The World is Yours", Nas says that he is watching the film
Queer as Folk: Liberty Ride (2004) (TV Episode)
Deb mentions the film.
Bollywood and Vine (2004) (Video)
Indian characters says that he hated the movie.
Searching for David's Heart (2004) (TV Movie)
Sam imitates Mohandas K. Gandhi when he approaches Darcy at the bus station
QI: Bats (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Stargate: Atlantis: Letters from Pegasus (2005) (TV Episode)
In an excerpt from his lengthy video home, McKay laments that he never saw the film.
Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05 (2005) (TV Special)
Gandhi appears
Chicken Tikka Masala (2005)
Vanessa "wasn't expecting the entire cast of 'Gandhi'!"
The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005)
"Eye for an eye will make the world blind" line
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
two characters mention watching it while they're high.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.79 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Premiere" category
The Smith & Jones Sketchbook: Episode #1.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in "Stanley Rogers - The Road Back"
Have I Got News for You: Episode #32.5 (2006) (TV Episode)
Reference to Ben Kingsley as Gandhi
Music and Lyrics (2007)
"the 'Gandhi' soundtrack"
I Want Candy (2007)
Baggy and Joe talk about this movie
Saxondale: Episode #2.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
One of Tommy's sex tapes named after a film.
At the Movies: Episode #5.39 (2008) (TV Episode)
When Margaret talks about Ben Kingsley's performance in The Wackness, she says that it is very different from his role in Gandhi.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.81 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $25,000 question
The Simpsons: The Great Wife Hope (2009) (TV Episode)
Marge mentions it.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Daybreakers/Leap Year/Youth in Revolt (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett mentions Ben Kingsley's role as Gandhi
Archer: Dial M for Mother (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Huge: Movie Night (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned as one of the films to choose from for movie night.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Freddie as F.R.O.7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Ben Kingsley's role mentioned
The Hour: Episode #7.37 (2010) (TV Episode)
George Stroumboulopoulos jokingly says Hollywood is going to remake this film.
Impossible Dreams (2011) (Short)
"Ghandi 2" with Bruce Willis cover
Mad: Super 80's/Captain America's Got Talent (2011) (TV Episode)
J.J. Abrams mentions the movie.
EastEnders: Episode dated 14 October 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Title referenced.
House of Lies: Amsterdam (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Who Do You Think You Are?: Martin Sheen (2012) (TV Episode)
A still is shown of Martin Sheen in "Gandhi."
That's My Boy (2012)
Poster is shown in a classroom.
Superman vs. The Elite (2012) (Video)
Gandhi is mentioned
Trust Me (2013)
Howard mentions it as an example of a well-known Ben Kingsley role.
Top Gear: Episode #20.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jeremy mentioned the movie to James
Trespassing Bergman (2013)
Shown in tape collection
Honest Trailers: Iron Man 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ben Kingsley is called Gandhi
Friendship All-Stars ...of Friendship: Hey You (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
mentioned in award ceremony footage
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Love Guru (2014) (TV Episode)
Film Brain mentions how Ben Kingsley won an Academy Award for his role in this movie
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jennifer Aniston/Bill Gates/Mario Batali (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions Sir Ben Kingsley in relation to Gandhi during the Mets Bucket Hat Guy segment
Ballot Monkeys: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Gerry says that the film doesn't mention Gandhi's opinions about Africans.
500 Questions: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "'80s Films" category
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Ben Kingsley/Mike Birbiglia/Senator Lindsey Graham (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Ben Kingsley
Neighbours: Episode #1.7232 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Susan
Blackcatloner: Another Year, Another Super Bowl (2016) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner noted that Gandhi was an inmate at the State Home for the Ugly in The Garbage Pail Kids Movie.
Inside No. 9: The Devil of Christmas (2016) (TV Episode)
Director mentions the movie.
Hail Satan? (2019)
Clip shown
Memories of 1970-1991: 1983 (TV Episode)
Footage of Richard Attenborough with the Oscars this film won is shown.

Featured in 

The 55th Annual Academy Awards (1983) (TV Special)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998) (TV Special)
Ben Kingsley Talks About 'Gandhi' (2001) (Video)
clips shown
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
Mahatma Gandhi is the #21 hero.
Zomergasten: Episode #18.6 (2005) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
20 to 1: Movie Saints and Sinners (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Mahatma Gandhi.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
This Morning: Episode dated 20 February 2009 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Saw VI/Cirque du Freak/The Vampire's Assistant/Amelia (2009) (TV Episode)
"Half Baked Movies with Nigel" segment
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Ben Kingsley takes #9
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.135 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clip included in montage of Ben Kingsley films
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
a clip from the Best Actor winner is shown
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Ordinary heroes presentation.
Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film (2014)
Several clips from the film are shown.
Richard Attenborough: A Life (2014) (TV Movie)
Making of film discussed
The EE British Academy Film Awards (2015) (TV Special)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ben Kingsley Performances (2015) (TV Episode)
Mohandas Gandhi is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Great Movies That Are Kind of Boring (2016) (TV Episode)
Gandhi is #5.
Have You Seen My Movie? (2016)
The film contains highlights of this movie
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 Movies That Are WAY Too Long (2019) (TV Episode)
Gandhi is #9.

Spoofed in 

Not Necessarily the News: Episode #1.2 (1983) (TV Episode)
Trailer for "Gandhi Loves Tootsie."
Saturday Night Live: Robin Williams/Adam Ant (1984) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in 'Ghandhi and the Bandit'
UHF (1989)
The Critic: The Pilot (1994) (TV Episode)
Jeremy starred in a movie called "Crocodile Gandhi"
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip from "Crocodile Gandhi"
Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
Character in India is confused for Gandhi. Crowd follows him.
'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (2003) (Video)
A clip of "Gandhi II" is featured in "UHF."
The Love Guru (2008)
Ben Kingsley makes fun of his Gandhi image
Mary Shelley's Frankenhole: Hunger of the Vampire (2010) (TV Episode)
Episode parodies this movie.
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Mark Strong's character is parodied at one point being called Ben Kingsley

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