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11 Mind-Blowing Movie Easter Eggs You Totally Missed

Are you watching closely? Even the biggest movie buff can miss the odd cheeky nod. Get closer to over 1,000 great movies this Easter with Sky Movies.

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1. In Toy Story 3, Buzz Lightyear's batteries are made by none other than Buy n Large, the world-polluting corporation from Wall-E.

2. In Commando (1985), Arnie's Colonel John Matrix sets out to liberate the fictional country of Val Verde...

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...the same country that's mentioned in Die Hard 2 and several other movies. It's all down to screenwriter Steven E. de Souza, who cooked the country up as a replacement for real-life Latin American locations.

4. Blink and you'll miss it, but the scene aboard the Predators' ship in Predator 2 (1990) features the skull of a Xenomorph from the Alien movies.

7. Man Of Steel (2013) references Batman (in the tiniest way ever).

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During the climactic fight between Supes and General Zod, there's a glimpse of a "Keep Calm and Call Batman" poster.

Handy foreshadowing for the forthcoming Batman v Superman movie, or nerdish fun? Who cares? We love it.

8. Wackier-than-wacky sequel Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) is chock-full of movie in-jokes.

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In one scene, Christopher Lee's mad scientist even holds a pod from Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956). Mmm, nerdy.

11. In Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), the list of things Cap wants to catch up on from history changes depending on which country you watched the movie in. Here's the UK version:

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