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* In ''Film/AmericanBeauty'', Lester is amazed that Ricky owns a copy of ''The Dark Side of the Moon''.




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* The first episode of ''Series/OnlyFoolsAndHorses'' had a montage of Del Boy trying to sell dodgy briefcases set to "Money". Due to licensing issues, this was changed for the DVD.
* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS28E6TheAgeOfSteel The Age of Steel]]", the marching of thousands of mind-controlled Londoners to Battersea (referred to by the Doctor as "sheep") echoes "Sheep" from ''Animals'', where the sheep are led into the "valley of steel" to be slaughtered. As a ShoutOut, the episode also features Battersea Power Station.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/RegularShow'', Muscle Man has a poster of "The Dark Side Of The Moon" in his trailer.
* In the ''WesternAnimation/ReadyJetGo'' episode, “[[Recap/ReadyJetGoS2E16SunspotsSunspotOurSunIsAStar Sunspot’s Sunspot]]", Jet says "Set the controls for the heart of the sun!", which is a reference to "Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun".



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* Similarly, the light novel ''[[LightNovel/BoogiepopSeries Boogiepop and Others]]'' has a rather important character named Echoes, which, you guessed it, is a reference to Pink Floyd's 23 minute epic, Echoes.

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* The inflatable pig from the ''Music/{{Animals}}'' album cover is floating above Battersea Power Station – converted into humanity's last museum – in ''Film/ChildrenOfMen''.



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** A later episode on ''WesternAnimation/TomAndJerryWillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory'' when he quips that a DisneyAcidSequence is a Nickelodeon version of ''The Wall''. Accompanied by an impression of WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants saying "Squidward, we don't need no education"

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* From an episode of ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'': After arriving back where they started in the Canterlot Archives, Spike asks "[[Music/TheWall isn't this where we came in?]]"


* ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' (''Part 4: Diamond Is Unbreakable''): Protagonist Josuke Higashikata's [[FightingSpirit Stand]] is called Crazy Diamond, after "Shine On You Crazy Diamond". Due to copyright reasons, his Stand is sometimes called "Shining Diamond" instead, preserving the reference.
** In that same part, one character has a stand called Echoes, and another has one named Atom Heart Father.

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* ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' (''Part (''[[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventureDiamondIsUnbreakable Part 4: Diamond Is Unbreakable''): Unbreakable]]''): Protagonist Josuke Higashikata's [[FightingSpirit Stand]] is called Crazy Diamond, after "Shine On You Crazy Diamond". Due to copyright reasons, his Stand is sometimes called "Shining Diamond" instead, preserving the reference.
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** In that same part, one character has a stand secondary protagonist Koichi Hirose's Stand is called Echoes, and another TheDragon to the main antagonist has one named Atom Heart Father.
Father (after "Atom Heart Mother"). There's also a character named Reimi Sugimoto; her first name is an anagram of the Japanese spelling of "Emily", believed to be a reference to the Barret-era song "See Emily Play".



* ''WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic'': In his review of ''WesternAnimation/FelixTheCatTheMovie'' Doug looks at the scene where the entire crowd is full of monsters and compares it to the Fascist rally in ''Film/TheWall'', even intercutting the cartoon scenes with Bob Geldof's performance from that film.

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* ''WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic'': In his review of ''WesternAnimation/FelixTheCatTheMovie'' Doug looks at the scene where the entire crowd is full of monsters and compares it to the Fascist rally in ''Film/TheWall'', ''Music/TheWall'', even intercutting the cartoon scenes with Bob Geldof's performance from that film.
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** When Ned Flanders is under influence of LSD in "D'oh-in' in the Wind" he sees Melody, Verse and Rich Uncle Skeleton (''Music/TheGratefulDead'') and the marching hammers from Music/PinkFloyd's ''Film/TheWall'' march in front of him, suddenly turned into the ''Lips & Tongue'' logo of the Rolling Stones, telling him to ''"Pucker up, Ned"''.

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** When Ned Flanders is under influence of LSD in "D'oh-in' in the Wind" he sees Melody, Verse and Rich Uncle Skeleton (''Music/TheGratefulDead'') and the marching hammers from Music/PinkFloyd's ''Film/TheWall'' ''Music/TheWall'' march in front of him, suddenly turned into the ''Lips & Tongue'' logo of the Rolling Stones, telling him to ''"Pucker up, Ned"''.



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** In that same part, one character has a stand called Echoes, and another has one named Atom Heart Father.

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* ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' (''Part 4: Diamond Is Unbreakable''): Protagonist Josuke Higashikata's [[FightingSpirit Stand]] is called Crazy Diamond, after "Shine On You Crazy Diamond". Due to copyright reasons, his Stand is sometimes called "Shining Diamond" instead, preserving the reference.


* ''VideoGame/JetSetWilly: One room is the "Emergency Power Generator", [[Music/{{Animals}} a flying pig above a miniature indoor Battersea Power Station]].

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* ''VideoGame/JetSetWilly: ''VideoGame/JetSetWilly'': One room is the "Emergency Power Generator", [[Music/{{Animals}} a flying pig above a miniature indoor Battersea Power Station]].

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* ''VideoGame/JetSetWilly: One room is the "Emergency Power Generator", [[Music/{{Animals}} a flying pig above a miniature indoor Battersea Power Station]].



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* "The Battersea Power Station Blues" is in part about the shoot for the ''Animals'' album cover.

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* On The Music/BeastieBoys album ''Music/PaulsBoutique'' the band samples "Breathe" from ''Music/TheDarkSideOfTheMoon'' during "B-Boy Bouillabaisse" and "Time" during "Looking Down The Barrel Of The Gun". On that same album "Johnny Ryall" has a sample from "One Of These Days" from ''Music/{{Meddle}}''.

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* ''Series/ClassicAlbums'': One episode was devoted to ''Music/TheDarkSideOfTheMoon''.


* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'': In the short "Mabel's Guide to Color", Mabel is wearing a sweater with the cover for ''Music/DarkSideOfTheMoon''.

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* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'': In the short "Mabel's Guide to Color", Mabel is wearing a sweater with the cover for ''Music/DarkSideOfTheMoon''.''Music/TheDarkSideOfTheMoon''.

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