Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) Poster


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Followed by 

Beau James (1957)


Disraeli (1921)
Seen on Marquee
Ah Wilderness! (1935)
marquee for original stage production seen
Little Nellie Kelly (1940)
marquee for original stage production seen

Referenced in 

Yankee Doodle Daffy (1943) (Short)
The Yankee Doodle Mouse (1943) (Short)
Yankee Doodle Donkey (1944) (Short)
Twelve O'Clock High (1949)
one of the bombers is named "Yankee Doodle Dandy"
The Jack Benny Hour (1959) (TV Special)
Jack mentions the film in a rant about Academy Award winners.
The Twilight Zone: The Lonely (1959) (TV Episode)
Corry says, "Give my regards to Broadway."
What's My Line?: Episode dated 15 May 1960 (1960) (TV Episode)
Bennett Cerf mentions "George M. Cohan", James Cagney's character in this film.
One, Two, Three (1961)
Yankee Doodle Dandy plays at different times during movie via a cuckoo clock, James Cagney starred in the classic film version
Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: James Cagney (1961) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of James Cagney's filmography.
The Producers (1967)
Laugh-In: Episode #3.20 (1970) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dick Martin
M*A*S*H: Yankee Doodle Doctor (1972) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Brady Bunch Variety Hour: Episode #1.1 (1977) (TV Episode)
The Bradys sing the title song.
The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington (1977)
Billy Barty's character impersonates James Cagney and sings 'Yankee Doodle Dandy'
Magic (1978)
Fats: "My mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you and I thank you."
Broadway on Showtime: Little Johnny Jones (1980) (TV Episode)
A scene from "Little Johnny Jones" is re-enacted in the film.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: John Travolta/Erma Bombeck (1981) (TV Episode)
John Travolta mentions the James Cagney movie
Up the Creek (1984)
Rhinestone (1984)
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
a still from the film is in the end credits
Nudes at Eleven (1986) (Video)
the US-ambassidors favorite movie is "Yank my Doodle, it's a dandy
The Golden Girls: Big Daddy's Little Lady (1986) (TV Episode)
Rose and Dorothy's first Miami song is to the tune of "Harrigan"
Frankie and Johnny (1991)
Frankie's line.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Thirteensomething (1992) (TV Episode)
"Hix Nix Stix Pix" can be seen printed on a newspaper, like the headline from a newspaper George Cohan reads in this movie.
Animaniacs: The Warners' 65th Anniversary Special (1994) (TV Episode)
The Warners appear in a cartoon titled "Yankee Doodle Warners."
The Red Green Show: The Network Deal (1995) (TV Episode)
Red insists that his tune is "O Canada", but when Harold tells him that American TV stars get $50,000 an episode, he replaces his tune with "I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy"
'White Christmas': A Look Back with Rosemary Clooney (2000) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Cooler (2003)
The line, "I thank you, my wife thanks you, and our unborn baby thanks you," is in reference to a line in Yankee Doodle Dandy.
John Travolta Remembers James Cagney (2003) (Video)
Travolta Talks About the Film
Veronica Mars: Lord of the Bling (2005) (TV Episode)
Logan: "My father thanks you, my mother thanks you, I thank you."
Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
The Roaring Twenties: The World Moves On (2005) (Video)
Poster shown.
An American Girl on the Home Front (2006) (TV Movie)
Film title appears on marquee outside cinema.
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)
Rickles does a tribute to the film
Post Mortem with Mick Garris: John Landis (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when Landis discusses Michael Curtiz
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: A Friend in Deed (2012) (TV Episode)
"Cranky Doodle Donkey" and the song Pinkie sings at the end.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Robert De Niro/Pharrell Williams & Kim Burrell (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy comments on the end of the movie

Featured in 

The Twentieth Century: The Movies Learn to Talk (1959) (TV Episode)
Hollywood and the Stars: The Angry Screen (1964) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The 40th Annual Academy Awards (1968) (TV Special)
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney (1974) (TV Special)
"Little Johnny Jones" sequence, scene with Huston and DeCamp as Uncle Sam and Liberty, and tap dance down stairs scenes are shown.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Siskel & Ebert: Colorizing: Hollywood's New Vandalism (1986) (TV Episode)
Colorized clips are shown.
James Cagney: Top of the World (1992) (TV Movie)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #100 on the list.
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs: America's Greatest Music in the Movies (2004) (TV Movie)
The song "The Yankee Doodle Boy" is #71 on the list.
Broadway: The American Musical (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Features a clip of James Cagney singing "Yankee Doodle Dandy".
Broadway: The American Musical: Give My Regards to Broadway: 1893-1927 (2004) (TV Episode)
The musical numbers 'Yankee Doodle Dandy' and 'Give My Regards to Broadway' from the movie are shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The quote "My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you." is #97 on the list.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #88 on the list.
TCM Guest Programmer: Lorraine Bracco (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
This film is #98 on the list.
The Brothers Warner (2007) (TV Movie)
clips are shown
Warner at War (2008) (TV Movie)
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Daybreakers/Leap Year/Youth in Revolt (2010) (TV Episode)
Matthew Broderick's #3 Favorite Film.
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Clips from this film are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
Maltin on Movies: Favorite Oscar®-Winning Biopics (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.

Spoofed in 

One, Two, Three (1961)
Yankee Doodle Dandy plays at different times during movie via a cuckoo clock, James Cagney starred in the classic film version ; Balloons with print that reads Yankee Go Home
The Critic: Sherman of Arabia (1995) (TV Episode)
A doctored version of this movie has Cagney as Cohan singing "I'm an Iraqi Doodle Dandy".
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
In the beginning of the movie, one of Darla's movie posters reads "Darla Doodle Dandy", a parody of this movie.
L.I.E. (2001)
South Park: Erection Day (2005) (TV Episode)
Ike sings "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and mimics Cagney's dance moves.

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