The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
alluded to as the baseball movie starring Gary Cooper
Frank mentions this movie.
Referenced on Weekend Update
Steele suggests that he and Laura watch this movie as part of a double feature.
Mentioned by Paul
Crosetti and Lewis discuss Gary Cooper movies.
"Pride of the Zombies"
Phoebe says she thought she was going to watch a movie abou "Yankee pride" because of the title but "boom, the guy gets Lou Gehrig's disease."
Referenced by name
Homer says, "I'm the luckiest man in the world now that Lou Gehrig's dead."
Identified as written by one of the Hollywood Ten
Strong Bad's acceptance speech is lifted almost verbatim from Lou Gehrig's farewell address.
Subject of a $200 question
Subject of a $100 question
Brett mentions this film when he wants to put together a baseball movie with a fictional character.
Twilight says to the crowd, "Today I consider myself the luckiest Pony in Equestria."
Mike Greenberg says the most memorable line from this movie was actually spoken by Lou Gehrig
mentioned in discussion of the greatest characters in sports movies
correct response in "There Is Crying in Baseball Movies" category
Lou Gehrig is #25 on the "Heroes" list.
The quote "Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth." is #38 on the list.
This film is #22 on the list.
This film is #3 on the "Sports" list.
a clip is shown during Jeff Greenfield's segment
J.B. and Brenda watch this together.
Parodied in "Salute to RKO" sketch.
"I consider myself the luckiest mascot on the face of the earth.''
Jay shows a clip from a remake of the film
The leprechaun says that he is "the Lou Gehrig-est man on the face of the Earth" in a scene spoofing "Pride of the Yankees."
Famous line parodied