The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009) Poster


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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
the quote: "now they started to doing researchers in this area. we can't let russians pass us in paranormal area!"
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Torture by forcing the captive to see a film
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
"Jedi warrior"
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Introduction in the military camp scene
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Series)
Larry hands Bob an old Iraqi propaganda leaflet claiming that American soldiers' wives were having an affair with Bart Simpson
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Clooney's character (Lyn) has nightmares of the goat that he has killed. McGregor then asks him: "So you're looking for the silence of the goats?"
Barney & Friends (1992) (TV Series)
Larry tortures Iraqis by playing "I Love You, You Love Me" nonstop

Referenced in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The American/Going the Distance/Machete (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster shown for 'George Clooney in 3 Minutes or Less' segment
Psych: One, Maybe Two, Ways Out (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "I'm a psychic spy - maybe the only one - probably the only one - definitely the only non-Russian one, unless you count 'Men Who Stare at Goats.'"
Don't Pick Up the Phone: The Making of the Caller (2011) (Video)
Mentioned by Matthew Parkhill.
Tosh.0: Season 3 Web Reflection (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
2 Broke Girls: And the Maybe Baby (2015) (TV Episode)
Han says he's a fan of the movie.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #7.5 (2015) (TV Episode)
Wrong answer by Ancilla Tilia


Today (1952) (TV Series)
Bob watches the May 19, 2003 episode for his story

Featured in 

The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.32 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip of the film starring Ewan McGregor is shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Rotten Tomatoes Show Year Endies (2009) (TV Episode)
Multiple acting roles of 2009: George Clooney, In Memorium of That Goat
Breakfast: Episode dated 19 April 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's guest Jon Ronson.
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Who the Hell Is Not George Clooney? (2011) (Short)
Clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Bad Movies with Good Actors (2014) (TV Episode)
The Men Who Stare at Goats, with George Clooney, Jeff Bridges, Kevin Spacey and Ewan McGregor, is #9.

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