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1!Films - Live Action˛* ''Film/AceVenturaWhenNatureCalls'': When on a plane, Ace starts screaming that there's someone on the wing before revealing he was joking.˛* ''Film/ShadowInTheCloud'': British Flight Officer Maude Garrett sees a gremlin tearing the plane apart and can't convince the rest of the crew it exists at first, until the gremlin starts attacking them directly.˛˛!Live-Action TV˛* ''Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun'': One episode guest starred Creator/WilliamShatner and a reference is made to the fact that both Shatner and Creator/JohnLithgow starred in versions of the episode.˛* ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'': The Creator/JudeLaw hosted episode had a sketch with Law in the Shatner role and Creator/BobbyMoynihan as the gremlin.˛˛!Western Animation˛* ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}'': In "Gimme a Break", Slappy tries to get away, but ends up seated next to a Shatner caricature, who says, "There... is... someTHING... on... the PLANE!" When Slappy moves away from Shatner, he picks up a device and says, "BeamMeUpScotty."˛* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'': The ''[[ShowWithinAShow Scary Door]]'' episode seen at the beginning of "I Dated a Robot" has parodies of several ''Twilight Zone'' episodes, including "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet". Also, in "Zapp Dingbat", Zapp Brannigan, who is a Shatner {{Expy}}, is bored and asks Kif to go outside the ship and pretend to be a gremlin.˛* ''WesternAnimation/JohnnyBravo'': In an episode where all three segments parody ''The Twilight Zone'', the first segment parodies "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet", with a clown replacing the gremlin.˛* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': The second segment of "Treehouse of Horror IV" is called "Terror at 5 1/2 Feet" with Bart in the Shatner role and the school bus replacing the plane. At one point, the bus bumps off Hans Moleman who is driving an [[TakeThat AMC Gremlin]].˛* The ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' Halloween special "Night Ghoullery" parodies this episode with Plucky imitating Shatner's staccato delivery, and references to Shatner's role on ''Star Trek'' by having Uhura appear as a flight attendant. The gremlin in this case is portrayed by the gremlin from ''WesternAnimation/FallingHare''.

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