Footlight Parade (1933) Poster


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Referenced in 

Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
Poster on movie marquee.
Female (1933)
the pool from the "By a Waterfall" number is featured as setpiece and "Shanghai Lil" is played as background music
Welcome Back, Kotter: One Flu Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1976) (TV Episode)
Horshack wins the Kotter Bowl by naming the stars of this film.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Psychic Fun-omenon Day (1990) (TV Episode)
Michigan J. Frog sings "By a Waterfall."
The Cockettes (2002)
The Saddest Music in the World (2003)
The name and occupation of Mark McKinney's "Chester Kent" is the same as the James Cagney character in the earlier movie.
Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
King Kong (2005)
Seen on marquee in Times Square.


Featured in 

Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
Playing at the movie theater.
Calling All Girls (1942) (Short)
clips of "By a Waterfall" and "Shanghai Lil" production numbers
The Projectionist (1971)
The famous "water fountain" sequence from this film is shown.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
James Cagney: Top of the World (1992) (TV Movie)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
clips of scrolling sign announcing talking pictures and James Cagney saying "What a laugh...It's a fad."
Busby Berkeley: Going Through the Roof (1998) (TV Movie)
clips shown/discussed
The John Garfield Story (2003) (TV Movie)
Complicated Women (2003) (TV Movie)
Footlight Parade: Music for the Decades (2006) (Video)
Several clips are shown.
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
Clips from this film are featured in this documentry.
Warner at War (2008) (TV Movie)

Spoofed in 

Story Conference (1934) (Short)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Oompa Loompa synchronized swimming musical number
Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild! (2008)
the Busby Berkley dance number to the song "Golden Showers"
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
Synchronized swimming musical number

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