Miracle on 34th Street (1947) Poster


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Version of 

Miracle on 34th Street (1959) (TV Movie)
Miracle on 34th Street (1973) (TV Movie)

Remade as 

Miracle on 34th Street (1959) (TV Movie)
Miracle on 34th Street (1973) (TV Movie)


Suspense (1946)
title seen on marquee of Savoy Theater near end of Parade
If I'm Lucky (1946)
title seen on marquee of Savoy Theater near end of Parade

Referenced in 

The Bigamist (1953)
Eve says Mr Jordan (Edmund Gwenn) looks like Santa Claus, the role he played in this film.
What's My Line?: Episode dated 11 December 1955 (1955) (TV Episode)
mentioned in connection with appearance of the heads of Macy's and Gimbel's department stores
Lost in Space: Return from Outer Space (1965) (TV Episode)
several musical cues
Saturday Night Live: Miskel Spillman/Elvis Costello (1977) (TV Episode)
reviewed by Bill Murray on Weekend Update
Siskel & Ebert: Hollywood's New Vandalism (1986) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel says the businessmen in the colorization industry know this movie can't play on prime-time TV unless it's offered in color.
D.O.A. (1988)
A Very Brady Christmas (1988) (TV Movie)
At the end, a news reporter remarks the street sign (34th street) and says, "it looks like it's another miracle on 34th street"
The Golden Girls: You Gotta Have Hope (1989) (TV Episode)
Dorothy: "Rose, this isn't Miracle on 34th Street!"
The Simpsons: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire (1989) (TV Episode)
The scene with Bart's visit to Santa at the mall is homaged from the film (a disrespectful boy questions the identity of Santa)
Death in Hollywood (1990) (Video)
mentioned in Natalie Wood segment
All I Want for Christmas (1991)
Hallie talks to her brother about having to go to Macy's to meet the "Real Santa". In "Miracle on 34h Street" Macy's had the real Santa.
Quantum Leap: It's a Wonderful Leap - May 10, 1958 (1992) (TV Episode)
Angela mentions that they are on 34th Street. Immediately afterwards, Sam says that it is a miracle that she survived after he ran her over with his taxi.
Melrose Place: A Melrose Place Christmas (1992) (TV Episode)
Billy hires the tape of this for Allison.
Frasier: Miracle on Third or Fourth Street (1993) (TV Episode)
Title of episode parodies that of film
The Santa Clause (1994)
When the kids scream, "Let him go! Let Santa go!"
Home and Away: Episode #1.1603 (1994) (TV Episode)
Roxy mentions it
Troldspejlet: Episode dated 3 December 1994 (1994) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
Family Matters: Miracle on Elm Street (1994) (TV Episode)
title reference
Bless This House: Misery on 34th Street (1995) (TV Episode)
title reference
Touched by an Angel: Jacob's Ladder (1996) (TV Episode)
The judge says he won't turn his case into a scene from the movie.
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) (TV Movie)
promo with cast (payne, Gwenn, Wood}
Spin City: Miracle Near 34th Street (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Millennium: Midnight of the Century (1997) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Frank
The Simpsons: Miracle on Evergreen Terrace (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Men Behaving Badly: Gift of Jami (1997) (TV Episode)
Brenda mentions the movie.
Law & Order: Castoff (1998) (TV Episode)
Eddie Chandler refers to the film.
City Guys: Miracle on 134th Street and Lexington Avenue (1999) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The PJs: Miracle Cleaner on 134th Street (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
K-PAX (2001)
New York at the Movies (2002) (TV Movie)
Elf (2003)
Gimbel's at Christmas and questions about Santa being real.
Bad Santa (2003)
department store Santa develops relationship with child who believes in him
Personal History: Foreign Hitchcock (2004) (Video)
Mentioned by Rudy Behlmer while discussing Edmund Gwenn.
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (2004) (TV Movie)
referenced in the intro to master thespian
Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us (2005) (TV Movie)
Steven Spielberg mentions that Edmund Gwenn, Santa in "Miracle..." is also in Them! (1954)
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.20 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Films of the '40s" category
ER: All About Christmas Eve (2005) (TV Episode)
Clemente says to one of the patients that now that his wife is dead he must have to watch Miracle on 34th Street alone.
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
Barry Norman's Christmas Movie Quiz (2007) (Video Game)
Referenced by name
Bones: The Santa in the Slush (2007) (TV Episode)
Cam: "This isn't Miracle on 34th Street people!"
Robot Chicken: I'm Trapped (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the James Bond segment
Little Mosque on the Prairie: The Week of Dying Dangerously (2009) (TV Episode)
Rayyan mentions the movie by name.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.128 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $200 question
Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation: Christmas Special (2009) (TV Episode)
For the Catagory 'Film & Television', The Quote that was to be guessed was 'I believe... I believe... It's silly, but I believe', A Quote from this film, Her Partner confirms this film is Miricle on 34th Street and a still is shown from this film
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.62 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Born in Dublin"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.75 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Xmas News & Notes", and discussed in a feature segment
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2010) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Gossip Girl: Last Tango, Then Paris (2010) (TV Episode)
Blair says if Dorota lets her go anywhere near 34th Street, there won't be a miracle but a massacre.
NCIS: Los Angeles: Disorder (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kensi
Saturday Night Live: Jeff Bridges/Eminem and Lil Wayne (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the Turner Classic Movies segment
2 Broke Girls: And the Very Christmas Thanksgiving (2011) (TV Episode)
Caroline mentions "Miracle on 34th Street" being her favorite Christmas movie.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Movies to Warm Your Heart (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.47 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay says it is his favorite Christmas movie
Movie Nights: We Wish You a Turtle Christmas (2011) (TV Episode)
"Miracle on 34th Street, this is not."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.49 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay says it is his favorite Christmas movie
Conan: Miracle Whip on 34th Street (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference in episode title
2 Broke Girls: And Martha Stewart Have a Ball: Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Caroline
Castle: Secret Santa (2012) (TV Episode)
After Beckett notes that the name on the dead Santa's ID card is Kris Kringle, Castle says, "Maybe he's the real Santa, like in Miracle on 34th Street".
Pastor Mike Online: Bible Version Controversy Continues (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
WWE Raw: Episode dated 24 December 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
The John Cena-Alberto Del Rio match is billed as a "Miracle on 34th Street Fight."
Saints Row IV (2013) (Video Game)
The missions title "Miracle on 3rd Street" from the DLC "How the Saints Save Christmas" is a reference to the movie Miracle on 34th Street.
The Cinema Snob: Turkish I Spit on Your Grave (2013) (TV Episode)
"Did they borrow the incidental shopping montage music from"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.181 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions an alternate to the movie title if it was porn.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Solson Christmas Special Featuring Samurai Santa #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Linkara wonders how the movie would have turned out had there been a Samurai instead of Santa
Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Kings of Leon (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Drunk Uncle on Weekend Update
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.50 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay says his favorite Santa story is Santa talking to the Dutch girl in the film
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 18 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
In a list of viewers'/listeners' favorite Christmas movies
Bob's Burgers: Father of the Bob (2014) (TV Episode)
"Miracle on 34th Sheets"
Switched at Birth: Yuletide Fortune Tellers (2014) (TV Episode)
Daphne brings the DVD of the movie to watch it with Regina.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 16 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Hosts discuss their favorite Christmas movies
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 23 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
on Danny Kanell's list of favorite Christmas movies
Doctor Who: Last Christmas (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on list
Stars of the Silver Screen: Natalie Wood (2014) (TV Episode)
The film is discussed.
Fresh Off the Boat: Miracle on Dead Street (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Murdoch Mysteries: A Merry Murdoch Christmas (2015) (TV Episode)
A white-bearded elderly gentleman answers only to the name Kris Kringle.
Zoe Ever After: Game Face (2016) (TV Episode)
Valenté says it's his favorite holiday movie.

Featured in 

The Screen Writer (1950) (Short)
Jimmy the Kid (1982)
The movie is shown on television.
Home Alone (1990)
Biography: Santa Claus (1994) (TV Episode)
Some scenes from this are shown.
Millennium: The Well-Worn Lock (1996) (TV Episode)
watched on TV
A Hollywood Christmas (1996) (Video)
trailer, extended clips and brief discussion
Hidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film Vaults (1997) (TV Movie)
Hidden Hollywood features scores of scenes from past movies, some in passing reference and many clips from various movies.
The Great Christmas Movies (1998) (TV Movie)
Backstory: Miracle on 34th Street (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
High Crimes (2002)
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #9 on the list.
Deck the Halls (2006)
when the family is watching tv, this movie is what is shown on the screen
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Movie)
This film is #5 on the "Fantasy" list.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 12 Greatest Christmas Specials (2008) (TV Episode)
Featured as the Number 8 spot
12 Men of Christmas (2009) (TV Movie)
Clip is shown as E.J watches the classic film on television
Modern Family: Undeck the Halls (2009) (TV Episode)
Jay and Manny watch the movie
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cinema Santas (2010) (TV Episode)
25 Most Heartwarming Holiday TV Moments (2011) (TV Movie)
"Miracle on 34th Street" is #4.
A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips Shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 12 Santa Clauses (2013) (TV Episode)
Edmund Gwenn's Santa takes #3
The Simpsons: I Won't Be Home for Christmas (2014) (TV Episode)
Watched on TV
Stars of the Silver Screen: Natalie Wood (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage shown.

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: New Kid on the Block (1992) (TV Episode)
When a lawyer tries to show how much shrimp Homer ate, loads of men march in with sacks. One says "Here we are, thouands of letters all addressed to Chris Cringle". Someone then says "You want the people Vs. Santa Clause, next door". This is in reference to the case from this film, but the scene of them marching in is almost identical.
Lizzie McGuire: Xtreme Xmas (2002) (TV Episode)
Santa's-helper who seems to be the real thing
The Simpsons: Funeral for a Fiend (2007) (TV Episode)
Krusty shows an Itchy & Scratchy cartoon called "Spherical on 34th Street".
South Park: Crack Baby Athletic Association (2011) (TV Episode)
when Slash leaves his guitar in the new orphanage
Saturday Morning RPG (2012) (Video Game)
The in-game movie theater is playing a movie called "Bearicle on 34th Street" in the game's Christmas Special.
Family Guy: The Giggity Wife (2013) (TV Episode)
Cutaway scene
Family Guy: Christmas Guy (2013) (TV Episode)
"Miracle on 134th Street"
Family Guy: Quagmire's Mom (2015) (TV Episode)
"Letters to Santa" scene parodied

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