Death Takes a Holiday (1934) Poster


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Version of 

Meet Joe Black (1998)
based on the same play by Alberto Casella "La Morte in vacanza"

Remade as 

Death Takes a Holiday (1971) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

La muerte enamorada (1951)
Death: "And even if they say around there that Death takes holidays, it's a lie. This is the first time. I've never worked in the movies!"
Hogan's Heroes: War Takes a Holiday (1968) (TV Episode)
title reference
M*A*S*H: Death Takes a Holiday (1980) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Lou Grant: Violence (1981) (TV Episode)
Title, release date and lead actors mentioned by newspaper film critic Melissa Cummings
Remington Steele: Beg, Borrow or Steele (1986) (TV Episode)
Steele remarks to Laura that if death can take a holiday, why can't she.
Remington Steele: Bonds of Steele (1986) (TV Episode)
Steeke obliquely refers to this movie when talking to Clarissa when he asks her if Death can take a holiday, why can't she?
Cheers: Death Takes a Holiday on Ice (1989) (TV Episode)
title reference
Night Court: Death Takes a Halloween (1990) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror X (1999) (TV Episode)
Ron Hauge's halloween onscreen credit is "Death Takes A Hauge Day"
Charmed: Death Takes a Halliwell (2001) (TV Episode)
The title is a reference to the title of the movie.
Dead Like Me: Dead Girl Walking (2003) (TV Episode)
Disgusted by her job as a grim reaper, George wishes that "Death takes a holiday".
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Supernatural: Death Takes a Holiday (2009) (TV Episode)
Title and basic idea
Dexter: Dex Takes a Holiday (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Gossip Girl: The Wrong Goodbye (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Blair

Spoofed in 

Daria: Depth Takes a Holiday (1999) (TV Episode)
title spoof

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