Breakin' (1984) Poster



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West Side Story (1961)
Wall poster on James' office
Ms. Pac-Man (1982) (Video Game)
When Ozone and Turbo are standing in front of the store, the arcade game can be seen through the window behind them.
Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)
at the end of the movie, it says the sequel will be "Electric Boogaloo"

Referenced in 

Exterminator 2 (1984)
Breakdancing is performed in some scenes.
Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
Christie's clothing, exercises and dancing.
Mismatched Couples (1985)
Several breakdancing techniques in "Mismatched Couples" were inspired by those in "Breakin'". Also, the scenes where the crowd are watching breakdancing at the pier, Eddie teaching Anna some breakdancing moves in her mansion as well as the breakdance showdown between Eddie and Kenny are reminiscent to the breakdancing scene at the beach, Ozone and Turbo teaching Kelly on how to breakdance, and the final breakdance scenes between the two crews respectively.
Bad Girls Dormitory (1986)
A poster is displayed in front of a theater.
Thrashin' (1986)
Hook tells a breakdancer that "Breakin' is a memory".
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)
Poster is shown in a video store ("Breakdance").
Remote Control (1988)
Video case is shown in a video store.
House Party (1990)
mentioned by one of the characters
Troll 2 (1990)
Kelly's costumes and some music are alluded to.
The Roseanne Show: Episode #1.26 (1998) (TV Episode)
Ice-T talks about the film.
The Brothers (2001)
Eminem: Behind the Mask (2001) (Video)
Eminem mentions this film.
That '80s Show: Valentine's Day (2002) (TV Episode)
Owen complains how he couldn't follow the plot of Breakin' 2 because he hadn't seen the first movie.
Eminem AKA (2004) (Video)
Title mentioned
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "3 Times Halloween Funjob", Strong Bad's Halloween costume is of Ozone
Dead Teenagers (2007) (Video)
Poster seen in movie theater lobby.
Against the Dark (2009) (Video)
on movie marquee
Community: Comparative Religion (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeff calls Mike's gang "the cast of Breakin'".
Best of the Worst: The New Gladiators, Exterminator 2, and Aftermath (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay and Josh allude to it.
Best of the Worst: Ninja Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned on a DVD's back cover.
The Cinema Snob: The Apple (2014) (TV Episode)
also produced by Cannon
Daddy's Home (2015)
Referenced by Griff as a great dance movie
The Cinema Snob: Death Wish II (2016) (TV Episode)
calls it colorful and stylistic, in a sarcastic way
The Flash: Cause and XS (2019) (TV Episode)
Cisco references the character Ozone from this movie
The Last Leg: Episode #19.4 (2019) (TV Episode)
Adam explains what the movie is.


Newcleus: Jam On It (1984) (Video)
Featured in the film

Featured in 

VH1 Presents the 80's: Hip Hop/R&B (2001) (TV Episode)
Features clips from the film
It's Black Entertainment (2002) (TV Special)
Black in the 80s: Color in Film (2005) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured in the documentary.
Chuck Norris vs. Communism (2015)
Clips shown
The Cinema Snob: Breakin' (2016) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Cinema Snob: Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (2016) (TV Episode)
Snob talks about and makes comparisons to the original

Spoofed in 

Not Necessarily the News: Episode #2.9 (1984) (TV Episode)
In a segment titled "News Breakin'," the reporters dance as they spout off the news.
Chappelle's Show: Real Movies & Wu-Tang Financial (2003) (TV Episode)
Dave recreates the broom dance scene
It's Fun to Help Poor People, Franny Canada (2005) (Short)
Spoofs severeal sequences directly
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
When Justin comes out of coma,he dances with a broom as did Turbo in Breakin

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