History ShoutOut / Archer

25th May '16 8:26:44 AM ErikModi
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** More likely a reference to Film/{{Aliens}}

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** More likely a reference to Film/{{Aliens}}Film/{{Aliens}}, since the guns are modeled exactly like the pulse rifles from that film.
25th May '16 8:08:12 AM ErikModi
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* Lana tells Cyril "[[Franchise/StarWars I find your lack of faith disturbing.]]" before Malory commands her to [[Film/ANewHope "release him."]] Interestingly, she says that line while performing that looks like [[Franchise/StarTrek the Vulcan Neck Pinch]]. Even more interesting, [[ClosetGeek not only does she nail a female Vader perfectly when Cyril succeeds in a coup she's savvy enough to see that Malory wants to play Palpatine to his Vader.]]

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* Lana tells Cyril "[[Franchise/StarWars I find your lack of faith disturbing.]]" before Malory commands her to [[Film/ANewHope "release him.him," and Lana replies "As you wish."]] Interestingly, she says that line while performing that looks like [[Franchise/StarTrek the Vulcan Neck Pinch]]. Even more interesting, [[ClosetGeek not only does she nail a female Vader perfectly perfectly, but when Cyril succeeds in a coup she's savvy enough to see that Malory wants to play Palpatine to his Vader.]]
19th May '16 1:15:09 PM erforce
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* The ending screen of Krieger's "You're Not My Supervisor" flash game, released as part of the Season 6 ARG, is a reference to the Film/{{Ghostbusters}} NES game:

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* The ending screen of Krieger's "You're Not My Supervisor" flash game, released as part of the Season 6 ARG, is a reference to the Film/{{Ghostbusters}} ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'' NES game:
10th May '16 5:13:47 AM erforce
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* [[{{Film/Terminator}} Your clothes. Give them to me. Now.]]

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* [[{{Film/Terminator}} [[Film/TheTerminator Your clothes. Give them to me. Now.]]
28th Apr '16 7:51:26 AM tromag
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** Ivy's entire proposal to Archer is reference to ''Film/{{Fletch}}'', right down to [[spoiler: it ultimately being a trap.]]
15th Apr '16 12:17:31 AM CassandraLeo
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** Pam calls the dog on her poster "[[Franchise/SherlockHolmes Furlock Bones]]".



* "The Handoff": Malory tries to cover for Cyril almost blowing their cover by saying he's an autistic detective, like Sherlock Holmes or [[Film/ZeroEffect Daryl Zero]].

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* "The Handoff": Handoff":
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Malory tries to cover for Cyril almost blowing their cover by saying he's an autistic detective, like Sherlock Holmes Franchise/SherlockHolmes or [[Film/ZeroEffect Daryl Zero]].Zero]].
** The group makes the titular handoff at the Korean Bell of Friendship in UsefulNotes/LosAngeles. This is very likely a reference to ''Film/TheUsualSuspects'', where a similar scene happened at what appears to have been the same location.
** One of the bikers compares Lana to [[Film/DrivingMissDaisy Miss Daisy]].
15th Apr '16 12:12:25 AM CassandraLeo
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* "The Figgis Agency":
** The episode's opening WhamShot and structure are reminiscent of ''Film/SunsetBoulevard''.
** The bumpers introduced in this episode are reminiscent of those of ''Series/CharliesAngels''.
** Archer's car is similar to the one driven by the title character of ''Series/MagnumPI''. Ray also makes a reference to T.C.
** Malory calls Archer "[[Literature/NancyDrew Mancy Drew]]". This is also a CallBack to "Skytanic" where Archer used "Mancy" as a letter of the phonetic alphabet.
** One of the detectives in the opening scene refers to the floating corpse as "[[WesternAnimation/TennesseeTuxedoAndHisTales Tennessee Tuxedo]]".
** Archer compares the infrared goggles to something out of ''Franchise/{{Predator}}''.
** Archer's fall down the mountainside is like something straight out of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''.
** The plot of the episode is a WholePlotReference to ''Film/{{Chinatown}}''.
15th Apr '16 12:05:44 AM CassandraLeo
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* "Deadly Prep":
** Cyril's ImagineSpot is a direct reference to Buffalo Bill in ''Literature/TheSilenceOfTheLambs''.
** Archer quotes ''Film/ItsAWonderfulLife'' when he makes fun of Whitney attempting to lie about not having money in the house: "It's in Tom's house... and Bill's house".
** Archer sings Duane Eddy's "The Ballad of Paladin".
14th Apr '16 7:00:34 PM JustinCognito
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* "The Handoff": Malory tries to cover for Cyril almost blowing their cover by saying he's an autistic detective, like Sherlock Holmes or [[Film/ZeroEffect Daryl Zero]].
13th Apr '16 3:52:48 PM jjnonken
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* In "Sea Tunt, Part 2", four of the ISIS group are trying to escape the flooding underwater laboratory, but they find there are only three suits. The entire following sequence, including the resuscitation scene, was lifted almost wholesale from ''Film/TheAbyss''.

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* In "Sea Tunt, Part 2", four of the ISIS group are trying to escape the flooding underwater laboratory, but they find there are only three suits. The entire following sequence, including the resuscitation scene, was lifted almost nearly wholesale from ''Film/TheAbyss''.



** And in Part 2, he's [[spoiler: crushed by a soda machine]] like his namesake was. And the fake brand name, "GOZ", is (almost certainly) a tribute to Murphy's 2021 voice actor, the late Harry Goz.

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** And in "Sea Tunt, Part 2, 2", he's [[spoiler: crushed by a soda machine]] like his namesake was. And the fake brand name, "GOZ", is (almost certainly) a tribute to Murphy's 2021 voice actor, the late Harry Goz.
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