Red Dragon (2002) Poster



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Manhunter (1986)
Hannibal (2001)

Followed by 

Hannibal (2013) (TV Series)

Version of 

Manhunter (1986)
Hannibal (2013) (TV Series)


Frankenstein (1931)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)
Francis Dolarhyde has a Jekyll-and-Hyde existence, and has "Hyde" in his name.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Psycho (1960)
Jaws (1975)
The Big Fix (1978)
The Shining (1980)
Bustin' Loose (1981)
Blondie: Live! (1982) (Video)
Flowers in the Attic (1987)
In the scene where we are introduced to Francis Dolarhyde, as he lifts weights he is imagining the voice of his mother who is chastising him when he was a boy. The woman we hear is actually Louise Fletcher in her role as the wicked grandmother in the 1987 film Fowers in the Attic.
Get Shorty (1995)
Primal Fear (1996)
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
casino named Red Dragon, foreshadowing Brett Ratner's next film in his plans.

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Matt Damon/Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band (2002) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during 'Hannibal Lecter goes to Michigan State'.
Boomtown: Reelin' in the Years (2002) (TV Episode)
Billboard shown when Ray and Tom drive Kevin to his dad's home.
High Chaparall: Robert Englund (2004) (TV Episode)
You can see this movie in Robert Englunds DVD collection
Dead by Dawn (2004) (Video)
A few shots with intentional homage to Red Dragon.
Chasing the Dragon: Academy Group Inc. (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
Ilias Petropoulos: A World Underground (2005)
Poster on a wall.
Maxed Out (2006)
DVD seen in pawn shop
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Strictly Background (2007)
poster seen on wall
Entourage: The Prince's Bride (2007) (TV Episode)
poster seen
Nostalgia Critic: The Good Son (2009) (TV Episode)
Theme from that movie plays when Macaulay Culkin allegedly comes back from the dead at the end. A joke, of course.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Toy Story 3/Cyrus/Jonah Hex (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster shown to introduce Brett Ratner
Coriolanus (2011)
In both films Ralph Fiennes is called a dragon, and has a tattoo of such a creature on his back.
Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy: Pele (2012) (TV Episode)
William Jessop has visitations by a character from a William Blake painting, like Francis Dolarhyde
Meatus (2013) (Video)
The wheelchair featured is much like the one which Freddy Lounds was glued to.
Rick and Morty: Raising Gazorpazorp (2014) (TV Episode)
Beth mentions Ralph Fiennes's character in this film.
Midnight Screenings: Silence of the Lambs/The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when discussing the many interpretations of Hannibal Lecter.
Blackcatloner Reviews: The Last American Virgin (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned among Brett Ratner's good movies.
Hannibal: The Great Red Dragon (2015) (TV Episode)
Jack says to Jimmy Price "You're the light of my life", which the character also says to a character called Carl in the movie
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Silence of the Lambs (2015) (TV Episode)
The second film adaptation of Red Dragon
Hannibal: Season Three - Getting the Old Scent Again: Re-imagining Red Dragon (2015) (Video)
Hannibal season 3 is another adaptation of this movie
Blackcatloner: Best of 2015 and a Happy New Year (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned among Brett Ratner's good movies.
Manhunter: The Eye of the Storm - An Interview with Dante Spinotti (2016) (Video)
Spinotti compares the experiences of shooting Manhunter and Red Dragon
Nostalgia Critic: Mulan II (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
1st Viewing: Hannibal (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.


Featured in 

The Making of 'Red Dragon' (2003) (TV Short)
Anthony Hopkins: Lecter and Me (2003) (Video)
Red Dragon: Visual Effects (2003) (Video)
Red Dragon: Screen and Film Tests (2003) (Video)
Red Dragon: Burning Wheelchair (2003) (Video)
Red Dragon: Makeup Application (2003) (Video)
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Scariest Performances (2010) (TV Episode)
Hannibal Lecter is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ralph Fiennes Performances (2012) (TV Episode)
Francis Dolarhyde is #5.
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs New - Manhunter and Red Dragon (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed and compared to the original
WatchMojo: Top 10 Fictional Serial Killers - Movies (2012) (TV Episode)
Francis Dollarhyde is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Movie Prequels (2013) (TV Episode)
Red Dragon is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Harvey Keitel Performances (2014) (TV Episode)
Jack Crawford gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Badass Movie Tattoos (2014) (TV Episode)
Francis Dolarhyde's tattoo is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Good Movies by Bad Directors (2015) (TV Episode)
Red Dragon, directed by Brett Ratner, is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Franchises That Changed Lead Characters (2015) (TV Episode)
Clarice Starling to Will Graham gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movie Prequels (2018) (TV Episode)
Red Dragon is #5.

Spoofed in 

South Park: Cartman's Incredible Gift (2004) (TV Episode)
Killer in a bathrobe showing the slide show, asking "Do you see?"

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