Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies

Movie background details are sometimes ... just that. Other times, they’re a subtle homage to, say, an obscure ‘70s movie. This article is about those times, starting with …

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Jasmine's kid's toys in Independence Day are actually an Easter egg. Her son plays Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - In Rise of the Planet of the Apes, when Caesar enters the apes' common space Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - In Aladdin, when Jafar ends the Prince Ali reprise by launching Aladdin and the tower Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - The mirror room scene in John Wick: Chapter 2 was an homage to the 1973 Bruce Lee flick Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Sam lavishing care on his plants in Moon was a reference to 1972's Silent Running. And Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - 2009's Star Trek put in a very subtle nod to the original show. When Pike sits in theSource: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - The ficus plant that shows up at the start of Iron Man 3 is a nod to Kiss Kiss Bang Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Valkyrie's way of opening bottles in Thor: Ragnarok is a New Zealand film Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Kong: Skull Island has a reference to Taxi Driver. ISO Hank Marlow has a jacket Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - The Goonies' Jake Fratelli wearing a fedora is the filmmakers' way of Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - The Mission: Impossible- Fallout team built a hallway set just SO they couldSource: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Programs fighting other programs in the Disc Arena was Tron's way of paying homage Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Get Out's shade of light blue for its opening credits is an homage to The Shining. Source: Film School Rejects

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - The Last Jedi riffed on an ancient Star Wars parody. The shot of what turns out to Source: 5 Ridiculously Detailed Movie Gags (Almost Nobody Caught)

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Movies With Sneaky Shout-Outs To Other Movies - Ant-Man has an obscure SNL reference. It's Garrett Morris' cameoc a nod to his playingSource: Film School Rejects

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