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.
The Gamin picks up a Mickey Mouse doll in the toy department of the store.
Horace had a Mickey Mouse watch as a child.
title shown on Main Street Cinema marquee
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
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
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"
Cat refers to Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse.
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.
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."
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
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.
Mickey Mouse is #1.
short 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.