Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a martial arts fantasy film released in 2000 about two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword.
- During an appearance on The Daily Show, Kermit the Frog comments on Miss Piggy's professional availability, "She's in Hong Kong right now, buying some clothing... But she's actually there trying to sell a new film. It's called Crouching Swine, Hidden Frog. And I'm sort of hoping she doesn't sell it, cause I'll be there with her. Ahem. But, anyway."
- In the Kung Fu episode of Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures, Bert and Ernie perform a maneuver to reacquire a chrysanthemum from a monkey, called "crouching pigeon, hidden duckie."
- For a photo shoot where Miss Piggy was wearing an original Jason Wu kimono designed for her, the caption read, "Crouching Pig, Hidden Frog."