This is a list of references and allusions in the Goosebumps franchise.

Original Series

Title References

Some Goosebumps book titles are references to other media:

Tagline References

Television Series References

Movie References

  • There are references to Stephen King, Steve McQueen, The Blob, The Lord of the Rings, Frosty the Snowman, and The Shining in the Goosebumps film.
  • In the movie, Danny Elfman makes a small amount of music that sounds similar to Dark Shadows, Corpse Bride, Spider-Man, and Sleepy Hollow.
  • When Stine was tied up by the Lawn Gnomes, that was a reference to the book Gulliver's Travels, which was also turned into a 2010 movie starring Jack Black and directed by Rob Letterman. 

Other References

References to Goosebumps

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