A Guide to Abed Nadir’s Cinematic References

Every film directly or indirectly mentioned or referenced by Abed Nadir throughout the series Community. Based on this thread.

  • The Breakfast Club
  • Dirty Dancing
  • Meatballs
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
  • Carlito's Way
  • The Cowboy Way
  • The Hard Way
  • Q & A
  • The Dark Knight
  • Overboard
  • Back to the Future
  • Back to the Future Part II
  • Stand by Me
  • Earth vs. the Flying Saucers
  • Short Circuit 2
  • *batteries not included
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Over the Top
  • My Bodyguard
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Runaway
  • Private Resort
  • Marked for Death
  • Hard to Kill
  • Above the Law
  • Out for Justice
  • Can't Buy Me Love
  • Boys Don't Cry
  • Sixteen Candles
  • The Bucket List
  • Bad Influence
  • The Abyss
  • I Am Legend
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • Snakes on a Plane
  • The Matrix
  • RoboCop
  • The Last Starfighter
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  • Blue Streak
  • Saw
  • The Last Airbender
  • Catfish
  • My Dinner with Andre
  • Indecent Proposal
  • Star Wars
  • Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  • Popeye
  • Rambo
  • That's Entertainment!
  • Blade
  • About a Boy
  • The Poseidon Adventure
  • RoboCop 2
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Die Hard: With a Vengeance
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
  • Die Hard
  • Capturing the Friedmans
  • The Tree of Life
  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • The Change-Up
  • 13 Going on 30
  • 17 Again
  • 18 Again!
  • Vice Versa
  • Freaky Friday
  • Unbreakable
  • Spider-Man
  • The Rock
  • Con Air
  • Face/Off
  • Windtalkers
  • Guarding Tess
  • The Wicker Man
  • Peggy Sue Got Married
  • Moonstruck
  • The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Kiss of Death
  • The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans
  • Snake Eyes
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • Hellraiser
  • The Grey
  • The Jewel of the Nile
  • The Goonies
  • An American Tail
  • Aladdin
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop
  • Ghost