Steamboat Willie (1928)
When pursuing the lead of the 'Confiserie' wrapper, a detective visits a sweet shop which has many cutout figures of Mickey Mouse/ Steamboat Willie on display.
title shown on Main Street Cinema marquee
Two-Bit wears two Mickey Mouse T-shirts at different points.
The first home movie Duckman watched showed him as a kid on a homage to Steamboat Willie. Where he wanted to be captain of the submarine, but the Mickey look a like refused to let him.
The first level of this game is based on this cartoon
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures of Mickey Mouse (1994) (VG)
Mickey has a photo in his wallet of him on the steamboat
Mickey and Minnie mentioned
After escaping from the giant turtle's mouth the genie has taken the form of the early Mickey Mouse while whistling and driving a black and white steamboat.
The captured German soldier mentions the film to Upham to convince him that he likes America
Mentioned in the Sally O'Malley skit
Mentioned in Sally O'Malley skit
The riverboat is in the parking lot
Open reference in the Mimmie and Mickey Mouse entries in the Journal
Mickey Mouse could be briefly spotted on Czech "Autorodeo" car.
Features the world and characters.
A figure similar to Mickey Mouse is shown steering a steamboat. The Steamboat Willie musical score is played.
Referenced by name
Mentioned in Mickey's profile.
Features a world based on this short
The book dealer says, "There are a few stories that pre-date 'Steamboat Willie.'"
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Before & After"
Steamboat Willie appears in the game.
There's a quick shot of Leela piloting the Planet Express Ship with everybody whistling happily that's based on this iconic cartoon.
Open reference in Jiminy's Journal
Available as a costume for Mickey
Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, & the cat version of Pete appear in the game.
Mickey Mouse whistling.
Open reference in Journal
Mentioned in dialogue
Sounds from this short are heard.
Discussed in the film
Features a world based on this film
A big mouse at Dizzneeland saying "Our cartoons weren't good, they were just first."
The Steamboat Willie world from KHII is seen
"So hop on my Steamboat"
The Steamboat Willie world from Kingdom Hearts II appears
Adam mentions movie by name.
Subject of a question
The characters all have string arms with large white gloves attached to them. This is a nod to Mickey Mouse.
The freckle on Beast Boy's bottom apparently looks like Mickey Mouse according to Beast Boy.
Trevor compares Stone to Mickey Mouse because of the white gloves he wears.
Referenced in question.
Open reference in Jiminy's Journal
Clip: Mickey Mouse whistles while steering the ship.
clips shown in one version of the introduction
Excerpted to explain the history from black and white to color
Clip shown during "When You Wish Upon a Star" sung by Julie Andrews
One of the cartoons featured
Features "Turkey in the Straw"
First cartoon shown
Clips are shown
stills are shown
A major part of the plot
AniMat briefly talks about the success of the first Mickey Mouse cartoon. Clip briefly shown.
Clips from this cartoon are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
Mickey Mouse is #1.
short clip shown
Mickey Mouse is mentioned as an anthropomorphic animal Disney character. Clip shown.
first i&s short is a direct spoof of this
In his argument in court, Roger Meyers Jr.'s lawyer talks about the "Steamboat Itchy" cartoon, which spoofs "Steamboat Willie."
In "How To Be a Waiter", Goofy shows off silent movies with a parody of this short, including himself in Mickey's role
When Russel Crowe is sailing his ship, he starts dancing and whistleing in an identical shots to this famous cartoon.
In "Hill Billy" after being turned into a retro cartoon Billy twists a cow's tail and it plays like a record player.
The opening cartoon.
Poster seen for a movie called Steampunk Willie seen during end credits.
Parodied with Maggie during Couch gag