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Mrs. Miniver (1942) Poster

(1942)

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Version of 

Mrs. Miniver (1960) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

Personalities (1942) (Short)
Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943)
The pub owner in an air raid warden's helmet jokes that he is Mrs. Miniver, a reference to Jan Struther's fictional character and the 1942 movie in which she is featured.
Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944)
Theo tells Tom that was the movie she went to - when she really went to see Miles.
You Bet Your Life: Episode #6.12 (1955) (TV Episode)
Answer to quiz question.
A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
Beneatha compares her mother's love of gardening to the British heroine.
Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Greer Garson (1961) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of Greer Garson's filmography.
The Dick Van Dyke Show: Long Nights Journey Into Day (1966) (TV Episode)
Millie turns off the TV and says: "And Mrs. Miniver had such strenght."
The 40th Annual Academy Awards (1968) (TV Special)
Maude: Maude's Good Deed (1973) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name.
M*A*S*H: Hawkeye Get Your Gun (1976) (TV Episode)
Hawkeye tells Potter he looks just like Greer Garson in Mrs. Miniver.
One-Trick Pony (1980)
Near the end, Marion (Blair Brown) mentions to Jonah (Paul Simon) when he enters that she and their son Matty just finished watching this movie.
A Country Practice: Road to Nowhere: Part 1 (1982) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Simon when he is trying to find out what film Vicki was watching on television, as she was crying and using a tissue when he turned up.
Are You Being Served?: The Night Club (1985) (TV Episode)
Mr. Humphries says the cinema showed "Mrs. Miniver" last week.
Goodnight Sweetheart: The Yanks Are Coming (1996) (TV Episode)
Zefferelli says "just like Walter Pidgeon wore in Mrs Miniver."
El crimen del cine Oriente (1997)
Poster seen at the movie theater
Das Leben geht weiter (2002) (TV Movie)
Ca. 47 minutes into the film, the older movie is referenced in the narration as one of Goebbels' favourites and the main inspiration for Life Goes On (1945).
Queer as Folk: One Ring to Rule Them All (2003) (TV Episode)
Ethan tells Justin about the film.
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
Hitler's Irish Movies (2007) (TV Movie)
An example of an American propaganda film which joseph Goebbels greatly admired.
Kabluey (2007)
Kudrow's character is an Army wife whose husband is off to war, and her mailbox says "MINIVER"
MGM's Secret Operations (2008) (Video)
Mentioned by David McCallum: the Miniver house was on one of MGM's backlots.
Downton Abbey: Episode #1.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
The sequence between the Dowager Countess and Isobel Crawley in regards to the flower show is exactly the same as a plotline from "Mrs. Miniver" between Mrs. Miniver and Lady Beldon. At the flower show, the Dowager Countess, who traditionally wins the top prize, sees her name written down for the Grantham Cup, but announces the prize winner as Mr. William Molesley. Lady Beldon announced Mr. Ballard, the gardener who grew the 'Mrs. Miniver Rose' as the first prize winner at the Gardening Competition in the film.

Featured in 

MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) (TV Mini-Series)
Footage from this film was shown in this documentry.
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998) (TV Special)
Das Leben geht weiter (2002) (TV Movie)
Ca. 46 minutes into the film, scenes from the older movie are integrated into the narrative.
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
The Ultimate Film (2004) (TV Movie)
number 50
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #40 on the list.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
Five Came Back: The Mission Begins (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Five Came Back: Combat Zones (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

The Early Bird Dood It! (1942) (Short)

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