Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) Poster


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Edited into 

Smallville: Scare (2004) (TV Episode)
The missile scenes of Lex's dream sequence are edited from the final scenes of Terminator 3.


Terminator 3: Redemption (2004) (Video Game)


Casablanca (1942)
Vertigo (1958)
Psycho (1960)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Parts of the fallout shelter set are modeled on similar sets from Dr. Strangelove.
Django (1966)
Carrie (1976)
The T-X's arm reaching out of the debris
The Day After (1983) (TV Movie)
The Terminator (1984)
John Says 'They tried to kill my mother before I was born' refering to this film.
Commando (1985)
When the Terminator says the line, "I Lied," it is very reminiscent of when Arnold Schwarzenegger said the same line to Sully in Commando.
RoboCop (1987)
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
Same line in both "she's not a woman, she's a terminator"
Akira (1988)
Darkman (1990)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
John asks whether the Terminator he 'remembers' him and other things from T2. Kate tells John about his foster parents' deaths when they were in middle school among other references..
Lost in Space (1998)
Soldier (1998)
T-850 shoots T-X with a RPG.
The One (2001)

Referenced in 

WWE SmackDown Live: Episode #4.44 (2003) (TV Episode)
John Cena says, "I'm like Terminator 3, you're like a Legally Blonde sequel"
Everwood: The Last of Summer (2003) (TV Episode)
K Street: Week 4 (2003) (TV Episode)
seen in newspaper ad
Demon Summer (2003) (Video)
Poster seen at movie theater
T3 Visual Effects Lab (2003) (Video)
documentary about the movie
Behind the House: Anatomy of the Zombie Movement (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
'Calendar Girls': The Naked Truth (2004) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Magical Time Traveling Thugtastic Jug (2004) (Short)
Arnold Schwarzenegger tells Wynegar Rodriguez to purchase Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, "now available on VHS and DVD".
Entourage: Talk Show (2004) (TV Episode)
poster seen
East Meets West: 'Red Heat' and the Kings of Carolco (2004) (Video)
This film is referenced.
Burnt Face Man: Movie Trailer (2004) (TV Episode)
Credits read "directed by the c*nt that ruined the Terminator series" in reference to this then-recent release.
6:30 (2005) (Video)
"kept me up all night watching The Terminator 1, 2, and 3."
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Title of this film is shown on a drive-in marquee.
Assume the Position with Mr. Wuhl (2006) (TV Short)
Washington Irving writes "C3"
Another Gay Movie (2006)
on shelf in video store
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.191 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Blockbuster Bluster" category
Get a Life (2006) (Video)
T3 pinball game
Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade (2007)
Poster of the movie was shown.
After You've Gone: School of Hard Knocks (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Allemaal film: De amerikaanse droom (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jeroen Krabbé
Reaper: Magic (2007) (TV Episode)
At the beginning of the episode Sock mentions that if he were to be a robot he wanted to be the hot chick in Terminator 3. Later in the episode the antagonist tries to stab Sam with a sword through the rooftop of a car, just as the T-1000 is in Terminator 2, using his sword-shaped hands
Metrénský incident (2007) (Video)
minor appearance of T-X
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles: Gnothi Seauton (2008) (TV Episode)
Cameron says that Sarah died on December 4th, 2005, of cancer. The same is told in Terminator 3.
Smallville: Apocalypse (2008) (TV Episode)
Scene in which nuclear missiles are launched is the same scene as in T3.
WALL·E (2008)
EVE reboot sequence is similar to the T-800
NCIS: Road Kill (2008) (TV Episode)
McGee, responding to Abby's thoughts of 'Terminator': "Which one, T-X..."
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009)
When going back to his late teens, Connor winds up in Kripke's basement. Kripke's basement is where, in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), John Connor said he first made out with Kate Brewster only a few days before the T-2 arrived, both Connor's name and the locale being homage to the Terminator series.
Special When Lit (2009)
A Terminator 3 pinball game was shown.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.51 (2009) (TV Episode)
Arnold Schwarzenegger mentions that he showed the movie to the troops in Iraq in 2003
The Cinema Snob: Lady Terminator (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the Snob.
Machete (2010)
The Machete is through the police officer's stomach that approximately based on a scene, T3 style
Until We Win: The Terminator (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by LordKat
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
Title of the "Terminator" series appears on screen.
Saturday Night Live: Justin Timberlake/Lady Gaga (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Seth on Weekend Update
Watchman Video Broadcast: New World Order Mind Control Is Here (2011) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the Terminator movies.
Cinematic Excrement: BloodRayne (2012) (TV Episode)
Smeghead brings it up as a film Kristanna Loken was in.
Shameful Sequels: Beethoven's 5th (2012) (TV Episode)
"...similar to the end of Terminator 3."
The Eric Andre Show: Russell Brand (2012) (TV Episode)
Eric mentions this movie as he introduces Kristanna Loken
The Graham Norton Show: Arnold Schwarzenegger/Ronnie Corbett/Miranda Hart/Usher (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Arnold during his interview (as Terminator 3).
The Last Stand (2013)
Ray Owens, played by Arnold Schwarzenegger, hits a shooter with his truck, just like the T-850, also played by Arnold Schwarzenegger, hits the T-X with his truck.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.142 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions that he's "seen all the Terminator movies".
The Simpsons: Gorgeous Grampa (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Grey's Anatomy: She's Killing Me (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Castle: The Human Factor (2013) (TV Episode)
Plot mentioned by Castle
The Internship (2013)
referenced by Nick Campbell
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
The scene where Chris & his gang attack Dave at his dad's funeral is an allusion to a scene in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines where the T-X attacks the T-850 during Scott Mason's funeral
The Image Revolution (2014)
A McFarlane Toys T-X action figure is featured.
Lab Rats: Scramble the Orbs (2014) (TV Episode)
Chase unleashes a self-aware computer program that begins taking over other systems, thereby threatening complete take-over of the world.
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
During the aforementioned scene where Nebula jumps onto a pirate spaceship, the way she twists her hands around and commits Grand Theft Auto is also much like the T-X (Kristanna Loken) acted much like it's predecessor, the T-1000. This is because Nebula is a female cyborg.
Project Almanac (2015)
Mentioned as "Terminators 1-4"
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Pops mentions "mating" to Kyle and Sarah and like John and Kate, are initially annoyed at the prospect. The T-3000, like the T-X, is vulnerable to magnetism.
Epic Rap Battles of History: Terminator vs. RoboCop (2015) (TV Episode)
Directly mentioned in lyrics
Half in the Bag: Terminator Genisys (2015) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
WatchMojo: Top 10 Plot Points That Were Cut Out of Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Explaining the T-800 is #9.
Cinematic Excrement: RoboCop 3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Smeghead brings it up as a bad third movie in a trilogy.
Izgoy Odin. Mezhzvyozdnyie voyny. Istorii (2016) (Short)
"I'm back".
The Fate of the Furious (2017)
This Movie References The Movie Terminator3: Rise Of The Machines. In the Movie Terminator 3: Rise Of The Machines The TX (Terminatrix) also Remotely Controls A Large Group Of Cars like Drones with no Drivers Required And Uses them as Weapons.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Superman vs. The Terminator #2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Linkara says "Terminatrix" is the unofficial name for T-X
Juliet, Naked (2018)
Listed outside a cinema during a flashback.
DC's Legends of Tomorrow: I, Ava (2018) (TV Episode)
One of Ava's clones is wearing a similar red leather jacket the T-X also wore
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Deadpool interrupts a mobster funeral is an homage to a scene in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines where the T-X attacks the T-850 during Scott Mason's funeral.
The Toys That Made Us: Star Trek (2018) (TV Episode)
There is a poster for the film in Russell Meyers' office.
Nostalgia Critic: RoboCop (2014) (2019) (TV Episode)
"That T-X crumpet from Terminator 3."
Jay Dyer Livestreams: What You Freakin Missed in Terminator 1-3 (2019) (TV Episode)
The Terminator trilogy is the main subject of the video.
NCIS: New Orleans: The Terminator Conundrum (2019) (TV Episode)
The team watched the first five movies on their movie night.
Crystal Peak (2019) (Short)
Crystal Peak

Featured in 

Movie Metal Meltdown: Man vs. Machine (2003) (TV Short)
It is an international television special on the film
Troldspejlet: Episode #30.1 (2003) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
T3: Dressed to Kill (2003) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
T3: Toys in Action (2003) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
T3: Making of the Video Game (2003) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Running with Arnold (2006)
Shows clip(s) from.
Horizon: The Great Robot Race (2006) (TV Episode)
Shows a clip when talking about building a robot to drive
Terminator 3: TerminatorVision (2008) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes, making of, cast interviews
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Taking of Pelham 123/Imagine That/Moon (2009) (TV Episode)
"Are We Gonna Make It?" segment.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Atop the Fourth Wall: Robocop vs. The Terminator #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
calls it a less-than-stellar sequel
Universal's Cinematic Spectacular: 100 Years of Movie Memories (2012) (Video)
Small clip featured in the show
Shameful Sequels: Terminator 3 (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Madness: My Girl 2 (2012) (Video)
Clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sexy Female Movie Villains (2013) (TV Episode)
The T-X is #7.
Nostalgia Critic: Blues Brothers 2000 (2014) (TV Episode)
recalling the Terminator putting on stripper glasses
The Blockbuster Buster: Robots (2014) (TV Episode)
ERod recalls the events of this film
WatchMojo: Top 10 Comedic Moments in Action Films (2014) (TV Episode)
Ladies' Night is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Underrated Movie Sequels (2014) (TV Episode)
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Fights in Bathrooms (2014) (TV Episode)
The Terminator vs. T-X is #7.
Atop the Fourth Wall: ROMtrospective: ROM Spaceknight #1-40 (2015) (TV Episode)
Terminator says "talk to the hand."
Honest Trailers: Terminator 2: Judgement Day (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Terminator Movie Moments (2015) (TV Episode)
City Chase with Crane is #8. The End of the World and Toilet Turmoil get honorable mentions.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Disappointing Deaths of Great Characters (2015) (TV Episode)
The death of Sarah Connor gets an honorable mention.
Honest Trailers: Terminator Genisys (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Male Vs Female Fights in Film (2015) (TV Episode)
T-850 vs. T-X is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sexy Sci-Fi Babes - Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
The T-X gets an honorable mention.
The Know's Top 10s: Top Robot Girlfriends W/DEATH BATTLE's Wiz! (2018) (TV Episode)
Terminatrix is the #4 pick.
Honest Trailers: Honest Trailers (Written by a Robot) (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction: Dark Futures (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Best of the Worst: Kill Squad, Ryan's Babe, and Demonwarp (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown when being compared to Kill Squad.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Moments that Made Fans Rage Quit (2018) (TV Episode)
The moment where the T-800 says "talk to the hand" is #8.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Disappointing Deaths of Great Characters (2019) (TV Episode)
The death of Sarah Connor is #1.

Spoofed in 

The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Billy Crystal comes back into time, much like Arnold Schwarzenegger's Terminator came in time nude and burning a hole in the ground
Conker: Live and Reloaded (2005) (Video Game)
The futuristic multiplayer campaign
Hoodwinked! (2005)
Dolph, who looks and sounds like Arnold Schwarzenegger, saying: "She'll be back!".
Tripping the Rift: Chode Eraser (2007) (TV Episode)
the Arnie 1.000 walks into a gay bar to get some clothes
Tripping the Rift: The Movie (2008) (Video)
the Arnie 1000 in the gay bar
Son of Zorn: A Tale of Two Zorns (2016) (TV Episode)
Meka-Zorn's hidden weapons in his body, like this movie's T-X.

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