Singin' in the Rain (1952) Poster


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Edited from 

The Three Musketeers (1948)
The action sequence with Lockwood and Lamont in "The Royal Rascal" is edited from this film. Note: for a brief moment, Lana Turner appears on the stairway landing before it cuts to new footage of Jean Hagen.

Edited into 

Hollywood: The Dream Factory (1972) (TV Movie)


Lovey Mary (1926)
The Jazz Singer (1927)
The plot of Singin' in the Rain concerns Hollywoods switch from silent movies to "talkies", sparked by the release of The Jazz Singer, which is mentioned a few times.
Sadie McKee (1934)
"All I Do Is Dream of You" appears again in this film.
Citizen Kane (1941)
Étoile sans lumière (1946)
A singer is hired to dub the singing and speaking voice of a silent-movie actress. Sworn to secrecy, the fill-in must stand by in silence as the star receives all the praises and plaudits.
What's Up Doc? (1950) (Short)
Same gag is used

Referenced in 

Executive Suite (1954)
The son of McDonald Walling can be heard humming the tunes from the bathroom.
M-G-M Jubilee Overture (1954) (Short)
"Singin' in the Rain," "Broadway Rhythm" and "Temptation" also from this film are performed.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954)
Donald O' Connor suggests that Marilyn Monroe might play Lady MacBeth, and later calls her "Ethel Barrymore". Gene Kelly does the same thing to Debbie Reynolds in "Singin' in the Rain".
North by Northwest (1959)
Cary Grant whistles title song while hiding in Eva Marie Saint Chicago hotel room.
Sam and Friends: Singing in the Rain (1960) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Charade (1963)
The Munsters: Dance with Me, Herman (1965) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Herman taking about Gene Kelly.
Georgy Girl (1966)
Singing and dancing sequence in the rain.
The Producers (1967)
David Holzman's Diary (1967)
Holzman talks about Debbie Reynolds in this film
That Girl: My Sister's Keeper (1969) (TV Episode)
Donald mentions the movie by name.
The Wedding Party (1969)
William Finley and Robert De Niro mention the film while trying to cheer up their friend Charles Pfluger and they sing and dance the titular tune
The Boy Friend (1971)
the line: "I think I'll make Singing In the Rain"
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Alex sings the title song and immitates a few of the dance moves.
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Sadie sings the song "Singin' in the Rain" from this movie.
The Funnier Side of Eastern Canada (1974) (TV Movie)
poster visible during 'Happy Feet' dance number
Sunburst (1975)
A poster for this is in the shop owned by Rudy Vallee's character; the title can't be seen, but the stars' heads and umbrellas are visible and the tagline can be read.
The Lion Roars Again (1975) (Short)
Welcome Back, Kotter: The Sit-In (1976) (TV Episode)
Kotter takes Woodman's umbrella and performs the title song in his classroom.
Network (1976)
When Max and Diana are arguing in their apartment, a Singin' in the Rain poster can be seen in the background in the bathroom
Island of Death (1976)
someone sings the title song
Chatterbox! (1977)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Brady Bunch Variety Hour: Episode #1.4 (1977) (TV Episode)
Rip Taylor sings the title song.
Annie Hall (1977)
Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure (1977)
"Make Them Laugh" cited during "No Girl's Toy" scene with Andy running up the wall like Cosmo.
New York, New York (1977)
Several references to the movie, like the famous line: "You've seen one you've seen them all."
The Muppet Show: Rich Little (1977) (TV Episode)
Rich Little and Fozzie Bear restage the "Singin' in the Rain" number.
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
Movie poster in the apartment
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra (1978) (TV Special)
referenced by Don Rickles and Rich Little
Lou Grant: Babies (1978) (TV Episode)
When the hotel clerk mentions a movie called 'Swinging in the Rain', Billie asks if it's the one with Gene Kelly.
Wombling Free (1978)
"Wombling White Tie And Tails" number copies the dancing in the rain segment.
L'insegnante balla... con tutta la classe (1979)
Mentioned by Lino Banfi
Alien (1979)
Arrebato (1979)
A poster of this film can be seen
Candy Goes to Hollywood (1979)
Clip of a movie premiere from the film is shown.
Effects (1980)
Nicky wears an umbrella hat. Dom says "Gene Kelly should have one of thoses."
Fame (1980)
Xanadu (1980)
Kira and Sonny wear slickers and carry umbrellas like in the opening title sequence of "Singin in the Rain"
The Muppet Show: Gene Kelly (1981) (TV Episode)
Gene Kelly sings the title song.
Strange Behavior (1981)
Poster is shown.
A Fine Romance: The Restaurant (1981) (TV Episode)
Laura: "You'll have to do a Gene Kelly, it's still raining outside"
Hi-de-Hi!: If Wet-In the Ballroom (1981) (TV Episode)
Gladys plays the title theme from this film and sings a few lines from it.
La próxima estación (1982)
The movie is mentioned in a conversation
Roommates (1982)
Actor Jerry Butler sings a bit of the title song as he walks down a street.
La boum 2 (1982)
Poster and pictures from the movie are visible in the dance room where Vic has her lessons of modern dance.
Fame: Star Quality (1983) (TV Episode)
Leroy performs Singin' in the Rain, using many of the same dancesteps as Gene Kelly
Diff'rent Strokes: The Boyfriend (1984) (TV Episode)
David sings singing in the rain
Kids Incorporated: Singing in the Rain (1984) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Moonlighting: Knowing Her (1985) (TV Episode)
title song played over opening scene
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Barry Manilow/Chevy Chase & Dan Aykroyd/David Letterman (1985) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Barry Manilow as he discusses his TV musical
Rainbow: Resourcefulness (1986) (TV Episode)
John wistles singing in the rain as he twirls his umbrella
Garfield Goes Hollywood (1987) (TV Short)
In a dream sequence, Garfield, wearing a rain coat and carrying an umbrella twirls around a lamppost
Broadcast News (1987)
Tom mentions it to Jane on the telephone.
DuckTales: Nothing to Fear (1987) (TV Episode)
Doofus sings a song titled "Eatin' in the Rain," based on "Singin' in the Rain."
Sunset (1988)
When Earp meets Mix in the studio where he finishes a Western shooting , the scene is the replica of Gene Kelly shooting the Western fight.
Night Friend (1988)
Lindsay tells Jack that this is her favorite movie.
Siskel & Ebert: Who Framed Roger Rabbit/Aria/The Great Outdoors (1988) (TV Episode)
In the segment on the National Film Preservation Act, Gene Siskel mentions it in reference to movie musical numbers getting cut out for TV showings.
Coming to America (1988)
Eddie Murhpy sings and swings around a lamppost
Die Hard (1988)
Theo partially hums the title tune when working on the company mainframe.
Punchline (1988)
Muppet Studios Presents: You're the Director (1988) (Video)
Title is spoofed as "Singing in the Meteor Shower".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo (singing): "I'm singin' in the brain."
The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989)
"Singin' in the Rain" shirt seen
Columbo: Murder, Smoke and Shadows (1989) (TV Episode)
Alex swings around a pole on the wet street set on the studio backlot like Gene Kelly in Singin' in the Rain (1952).
Press Gang: Monday - Tuesday (1989) (TV Episode)
Spike says that Colin is "probably still singing up a lamppost somewhere."
Happy Together (1989)
Movie poster visible in the dorm
Who's the Boss?: In Search of Tony (1989) (TV Episode)
Tony impersonates Gene Kelly when the theme is played
ALF: Make 'em Laugh (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Columbo: Agenda for Murder (1990) (TV Episode)
In conversation at dry cleaners about wet suit.
Cheers: Where Nobody Knows Your Name (1990) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Frasier.
Medisch Centrum West: De geboorte (1990) (TV Episode)
Johan and Ingrid mention this movie and sing the title song.
Night Court: Day Court (1990) (TV Episode)
Roz sings "Good Morning" to Mac and Dan when they arrive at work.
Seinfeld: The Apartment (1991) (TV Episode)
Elaine sings part of "Good Morning" from "Singin' in the Rain."
Home and Away: Episode #1.768 (1991) (TV Episode)
Alf mentions title
What About Bob? (1991)
The family sings "Singin' in the Rain."
City Slickers (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Earth vs. the Spider (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel (singing): "Gotta dance!"
Chance of a Lifetime (1991) (TV Movie)
Randall enters the office singing "Good Morning" and then asks Evelyn if she's been singin' in the rain.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja I (1992) (TV Episode)
Servo: (singing as a ninja backflips off a wall) "Make 'em laaaaaaaaaugh, make 'em laaaaaaaaugh..."
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Craig T. Nelson/Michael Crawford/Bob Costas (1992) (TV Episode)
Michael Crawford mentions the Gene Kelly movie
Cheers: Bar Wars VI: This Time It's for Real (1992) (TV Episode)
Sam, Norm, Cliff, Woody and Carla sing the theme song and dance under sprinklers with umbrellas.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Being from Another Planet (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Moses supposes his toeses are roses."
Death Becomes Her (1992)
The film is referenced in the scene where people leave the theatre horrified by Madeline's performance.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Indestructible Man (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel (singing): "I'm singin' in the filth!"
Goof Troop: Bringin' on the Rain (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Last Exit to Springfield (1993) (TV Episode)
Homer's rolling around on the floor on one shoulder references Cosmo's "Make 'Em Laugh" routine.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Eegah (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel (singing): "Good morning, good morning!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Girl in Lovers Lane (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Moses supposes his toeses are roses . . ."
Cannibal! The Musical (1993)
After singing "That's All I'm Asking For" the miners collapse and start laughing hysterically, just like the main trio in "Singin' In the Rain" does after the song "Good Morning".
Animaniacs: Casablanca Opening/Fair Game/The Slapper/Puppet Rulers (1993) (TV Episode)
A "Singin' in the Rain" movie poster hangs on the wall at the Acme TV studio.
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Village of the Giants (1994) (TV Episode)
Servo: Gotta dance!
Northern Exposure: A Bolt from the Blue (1994) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned.
Sunny Side Up (1994)
The Critic: Eyes on the Prize (1994) (TV Episode)
referenced in Jay's student film
The Nanny: Schlepped Away (1994) (TV Episode)
Niles sings the movie's title song.
Siskel & Ebert: That's Entertainment III/3 Ninjas Kick Back/Being Human/Dream Lover/Kika (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "That's Entertainment! III" review.
Blue Sky (1994)
A "Singin' in the Rain" poster can be seen at the officers' club.
Sleep with Me (1994)
mentioned by Frank
You Must Remember This (1994) (TV Movie)
ReBoot: Talent Night (1995) (TV Episode)
Emma says the line "I can't stand him" in the same way that Lina Lamont does.
NileCity 105.6 (1995) (TV Mini-Series)
Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995)
Musical cue when the truck is being chased by water in the aquaduckt at approximately the 1 hr. 20 minutes point of the movie.
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
referenced in Jay's student film
The Simpsons: Who Shot Mr. Burns? Part One (1995) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns climbs a lamppost in the same way Gene Kelly did in Singin' in the Rain
Siskel & Ebert: Congo/The Glass Shield/Pocahontas/Fluke (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the Video Pick of the Week segment.
The Simpsons: Radioactive Man (1995) (TV Episode)
Rainer Wolfcastle's diction lesson mirrors Lina Lamont's in the film.
Saturday Night Live: Mariel Hemingway/Blues Traveler (1995) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in 'Leg Up'
Friends: The One with Phoebe's Husband (1995) (TV Episode)
Theme song heard and Ross does the dance
Frasier: Leapin' Lizards (1995) (TV Episode)
title called "Singing in the Rain"
Boca a boca (1995)
Saturday Night Live: Quentin Tarantino/Smashing Pumpkins (1995) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and pictures shown at start of Leg Up
Saturday Night Live: Madeline Kahn/Bush (1995) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during 'Leg Up'
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Saturday Night Live: Phil Hartman/Gin Blossoms (1996) (TV Episode)
referenced in 'Leg up'
Murder, She Wrote: Race to Death (1996) (TV Episode)
Sheriff Metzger and Seth Hazlitt make a bet whether Debbie Reynolds or Cyd Charisse are in the movie.
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Danny, Pudge and Sawyer replacing Kelly, O'Conner and Reynolds respectively. Kelly was the film's choreographer, and the movie was dedicated to his memory.
Contact (1997)
Over the Top: The Nemesis (1997) (TV Episode)
Simon and Justin break into an impromtu performance of Singin' in the Rain
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
When Guido says goodbye to Dora after their first "date", he dances away in the rain using the pillow as an umbrella.
Pyongyang Diaries (1998)
poster at a film studio
The Object of My Affection (1998)
When George and Nina take the ballroom dance class, at one point, they are waltzing to a song from this film and Nina is wearing a long blue scarf similar to the scarf-y dress worn by Debbie Reynolds in the dance to the same song in "Singing in the Rain."
Godzilla (1998)
Nick sings the title song.
Dance with Me (1998)
A Bug's Life (1998)
13 posterunek: Kalambury filmowe (1998) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned and theme music from the film can be heard
Will & Grace: The Unsinkable Mommy Adler (1999) (TV Episode)
mentions it
A Piece of the Action: Behind the Scenes of 'Rush Hour' (1999) (Video)
Jackie Chan mentions the film
Just a Minute: Episode #4.3 (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Celos (1999)
The Wonderful World of Disney: Annie (1999) (TV Episode)
The dancers costumes and the stage set of the Broadway section of "N.Y.C." are taken directly from the "Broadway Melody" ballet in Singin' in the Rain.
Family Guy: There's Something About Paulie (2000) (TV Episode)
When being shot to death Paulie performs some of the famous dance number from this film.
That Moment: Magnolia Diary (2000) (Video)
Eileen Ryan mentions Gene Kelly and umbrellas.
Twice in a Lifetime: Matchmaker, Matchmaker (2000) (TV Episode)
Zeke mentions the movie by name.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Sabrina, the Muse (2001) (TV Episode)
Hilda says she has a date with Gene Kelly, while holding an umbrella
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon (2001) (Video)
referenced in 'Leg up'
Serious Sam: The First Encounter (2001) (Video Game)
Sam whistle the song "Singin' in the rain"
Blind Terror (2001) (TV Movie)
Alan tells Susan that she hasn't seen his Gene Kelly impression.
Moulin Rouge! (2001)
America's Sweethearts (2001)
plot elements
Monas verden (2001)
The Best of Morecambe & Wise (2001) (Video)
"Singin' in the Rain" sketch
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Once More, with Feeling (2001) (TV Episode)
After singing "I'll Never Tell", Xander and Anya collapse on a couch and start laughing hysterically, just like the main trio in "Singin' in the Rain" does after the song "Good Morning".
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Kuutamolla (2002)
This movie is mentioned in Kuutamolla (2002).
The Other Side of the Bed (2002)
dance routine in locker room & director's comment
Spider-Man (2002)
just before the "upside down kiss", as MJ is running from the robbers, there is a shot from on top of the roof, very reminiscent of the iconic shot in singing in the rain with Gene Kelly swinging around the lamppost, plus it's raining
Le défi (2002)
The Office: Charity (2002) (TV Episode)
Tim: "Dignity. Always dignity."
Shanghai Knights (2003)
One of Jackie Chan's fight scenes uses dance moves from this film, towards the end of it he starts to use an umbrella and the humming music from the title song starts to play.
Gilmore Girls: Dear Emily and Richard (2003) (TV Episode)
It is among the DVDs that Lorelai buys for Emily.
Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do (2003) (TV Special)
The title performance is performed
Koi... Mil Gaya (2003)
In "Idhar Chala Mein Udhar Chala," Rohit jumps onto a lamppost while dancing in the rain
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
A poster for "Hoppin' in the Rain" is seen in the background
Klais? (2003)
Poster on a wall
The Goodbye Girl (2004) (TV Movie)
Poster in Lucy's room.
Stargate SG-1: Chimera (2004) (TV Episode)
Sam and Pete discuss watching this film. While she insists it was romantic, he only considers cop movies classics.
Mean Girls (2004)
Movie Poster seen
Queer as Folk: Stand Up for Ourselves (2004) (TV Episode)
A poster for the film hangs in Darren's living room.
Le fantôme d'Henri Langlois (2004)
Theme playing in the background as Mr. Langlois talks about his museum
Michael Blanco (2004)
The main character dances and plays under the water referring explicitly the famous scene in 'Singin' in the Rain'.
Duck Dodgers: The Fudd (2004) (TV Episode)
After dancing on the Fudd, Cadet leaps into the air and yells "Gotta Dance",
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Cheri Oteri (2004) (TV Special)
Mentioned in 'Leg Up'
Alfie (2004)
When Alfie finds out that his results from the doctor is negative, he jumps into a pool of water and kicks into the water like Gene Kelly in the famous Singin' in the rain scene
The Unseen Eric Morecambe (2005) (TV Movie)
Shows a clip from Eric and Ernie's "Singing in the Rain" sketch
The Aristocrats (2005)
Carrie Fisher jokes about her mother Debbie Reynolds in Singin' in the Rain
Britain's 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches (2005) (TV Movie)
Shows the Singin in the Rain sketch
Everything You Want (2005) (TV Movie)
on movie marquee
Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Queer as Folk: Hard Decisions (2005) (TV Episode)
Emmett and Deb reference the line "Dignity. Always dignity."
Queer as Folk: Hope Against Hope (2005) (TV Episode)
The film is in Michael and Ben's DVD collection.
The Life and Times of Juniper Lee: Magic Takes a Holiday (2005) (TV Episode)
Title song is sung
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.57 (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Before & After" category
Récit de voyage (2005) (Video)
poster shown
NCIS: Family Secret (2006) (TV Episode)
Tony sings the song "Good Morning".
Confetti (2006)
discussed as a possible theme for the Hollywood Musical wedding
Mezi námi práteli (2006)
During the dinner, Tomás mentions this.
Extras: Jonathan Ross (2006) (TV Episode)
Robert Lindsay re-enacts the "Make 'em Laugh" song and dance from this film followed by the line "I'm not really into musicals"
Dancing with the Stars: Round 7 (2006) (TV Episode)
Joey & Edyta dance the foxtrot to "Singin' in the Rain"
Torchwood: Out of Time (2006) (TV Episode)
The film is for sale on DVD In Asda.
Razzle Dazzle: A Journey Into Dance (2007)
Justine sings 'Good Morning Good Morning' to Tenille
42nd Street Forever: XXX-Treme Special Edition (2007) (Video)
This film is referenced by name in the U.S. theatrical trailer for 'Blonde Ambition'.
Brothers & Sisters: All in the Family (2007) (TV Episode)
Kevin and Chad rented the movie.
The Air I Breathe (2007)
Sorrow's Father dances in the rain with his umbrella like Gene Kelly.
Shrek the Third (2007)
Donkey sings "Good Mornin'" from this movie
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
As a child at the train station, Jean-Dominique sings the title song.
Race Car Driver: Singing in the Rain (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: Lip Synchin' in the Rain (2007) (TV Episode)
The title is a reference to Singing in the Rain, which features a similar lip-synching story arc, complete with identical stage positioning and curtain-opening "reveal" of the true vocalist in the final scene.
Family Guy: Believe It or Not, Joe's Walking on Air (2007) (TV Episode)
Joe makes Peter, Quagmire, and Cleveland rehearse the number "Good Morning" from Singin' in the Rain.
Om Shanti Om (2007)
Song on the sound stage inspired by sound stage song in older film
Gekijô ban Kara no kyôkai: Dai ni shô - Satsujin kôsatsu (zen) (2007)
Mikiya hums the song "Singin' in the Rain"
Katastrofin aineksia (2008)
Anu Webster gets the dvd-version of this movie as a present.
So You Think You Can Dance: Episode #2.6 (2008) (TV Episode)
The presenter dances the tune of this film
Step It Up and Dance: Dancing in the Rain (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Gekijô ban Kara no kyôkai: Dai yon shô - Garan no dô (2008)
Mikiya sings the song "Singin' in the Rain"
EastEnders: Episode dated 7 August 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Roxy says, "And I promised to watch Singing in the Rain with him later on."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.17 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 question
House M.D.: Painless (2009) (TV Episode)
House makes a comment about "singing in the rain"
Come Dine with Me: Ipswich: Angie (2009) (TV Episode)
Angie mentions the movie by name and sings the theme song.
Saturday Night Live: Bradley Cooper/TV on the Radio (2009) (TV Episode)
Bradley Cooper poses as Gene Kelly in an iconic pose for one of the portraits shown going into commercial breaks
Pushing Daisies: Window Dressed to Kill (2009) (TV Episode)
Emerson says that Erin Embry did a "Gene Kelly 'round the rosy" at the fountain.
Tigger & Pooh and a Musical Too (2009) (Video)
Tigger does a suit and tophat and sings that he's "bouncin' in the rain."
Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (2009) (Video Game)
The movie marquee reads "Swingin' in the rain", starring "Buster Cherry" and "May Furst"
Arranged: The Musical (2009) (Short)
The first few shots in the "Mere Sapno Ki Raani" dance number are a direct homage to the classic Singin' in The Rain dance number
Air Doll (2009)
Poster seen at video rental store
Let's Dance (2009)
Cyd Charisse played in it
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #9.3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Todd McKenney in his comments on the Foxtrot danced by Fiona O'Loughlin and Craig Monley.
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #9.7 (2009) (TV Episode)
Matthew White and Ash-Leigh Hunter dance their Foxtrot to the title song from Singin' in the Rain.
Dancing with the Stars: Round Three: Results Show (2009) (TV Episode)
Dance performance to Gene Kelly's recording of the title song
Lucky Luke (2009)
When Lucky and Belle hug, the tail of her dress wraps itself around them
Mad Men: The Grown-Ups (2009) (TV Episode)
Betty mentions that this is her favorite movie.
Planet 51 (2009)
About halfway through, Rover is running through the street when it starts to rain rocks. The tune "Singin' in the Rain" plays, and Rover does a dance around a lamppost like Gene Kelly
Saturday Night Live: Joseph Gordon-Levitt/Dave Matthews Band (2009) (TV Episode)
Joseph Gordon-Levitt performs 'Make 'em Laugh' during his monologue
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.59 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $500 question
Runaway, a Twist of Fate (2009) (Video Game)
Mentioned in Marcelo's movie play
Caro Francis (2010)
Mentioned once.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.105 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $25,000 question
Diva: Singin' in the Rain (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Prozhektorperiskhilton: Episode #3.27 (2010) (TV Episode)
Garik sings the main song and describes the scene featuring it.
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Fear Itself (2010) (Short)
Dana says she likes the movie.
The Fresh Beat Band: Singin' in the Rain (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Glee: Duets (2010) (TV Episode)
Kurt mentions it to Sam.
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day: Jennifer Todd (2010) (TV Episode)
Jennifer Todd mentions this movie during interview
Prozhektorperiskhilton: Evgeniy Grishkovets (2010) (TV Episode)
The line "I'm singing in the rain" is portrayed/sung by Garik.
Stanley Donen: You Just Do It (2010)
Movie directed by Stanley Donen
Sodankylä ikuisesti: Valon draama (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned
Phineas and Ferb: Rollercoaster: The Musical! (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Phineas's "Hey Ferb (I Know What We're Gonna Do Today)" song
Phineas and Ferb: The Great Indoors/Canderemy (2011) (TV Episode)
Dr. Doofenshmirtz swings on a lamppost while talking about his "Raininator" as notes from the "Singin' in the Rain" theme can be heard.
The Artist (2011)
Constance's sound test, her appearance, George reacting negatively to her speaking voice, reference Lina Lamont's disastrous attempt at sound. Also, George undergoes similar issues as Don Lockwood.
Kami nomi zo Shiru Sekai: Singing in the Rain (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Real Housewives of New Jersey: Singing in the Pain (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Ringer: She's Ruining Everything (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Hearth's Warming Eve (2011) (TV Episode)
Pinkie Pie's quote, "...I am just about to be brilliant,"
At the Movies: Episode #9.1 (2012) (TV Episode)
In a review of The Artist, David Stratton describes it as being part Singin' in the Rain.
Bum Reviews: The Artist (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Bum
Un bonheur n'arrive jamais seul (2012)
Poster in Sacha's apartment
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
"Singing in the rain" mentioned in lyrics
Barfi! (2012)
Two scenes are inspired from this movie: a scene in the movie where Ranbir Kapoor walks into a door and his nose gets bent. There is also a scene where he sits on a sofa with a dummy and tries to entertain Priyanka Chopra.
Go On: Any Given Birthday (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mr. K
Gintberg på kanten: Rigshospitalet (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jan
Littlest Pet Shop: Eve of Destruction (2013) (TV Episode)
Vinnie Terrio sings a short song reminiscent of this film's title song.
Fringe: The Boy Must Live (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue/poster seen
Robot Chicken: Eaten by Cats (2013) (TV Episode)
Stoopid Monkey pays tribute to this film
Miranda: Three Little Words (2013) (TV Episode)
Miranda sings along to "Good Morning".
Il principe abusivo (2013)
Jessica and Ciambellano dance with the umbrella
Jeopardy!: Episode #29.136 (2013) (TV Episode)
Correct reponse in final Jeopardy
La última película (2013)
Scenes are homage
Come Dine with Me Canada: Elaine Dandy: Block 5 (2013) (TV Episode)
This movie is that chosen by Christopher to act out in the game of charades.
One Hit Wonderland: You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone (2013) (TV Episode)
Lina Lamont is mentioned.
Meet Me on the Southbank (2013)
mentioned by Alan
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 7 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Recording of Debbie Reynolds singing "Good Morning" from the soundtrack is heard
Call the Midwife: Episode #3.4 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jenny says dancing to "You Were Meant for Me" makes her feel like Debbie Reynolds in the film.
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Filli Vanilli (2014) (TV Episode)
Fluttershy dubs over Big Macintosh's singing voice behind the curtains.
Closer to the Moon (2014)
One of the films Mr. Moritz alludes to as "before the war".
RuPaul's Drag Race: Scream Queens (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by April.
RuPaul's Drag Race: Drag Queens of Comedy (2014) (TV Episode)
RuPaul says "Make 'em laugh."
The Wright Stuff: Episode #19.73 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Vicky Binns when discussing her role in a stage musical version of the film.
The Cinema Snob: At Long Last Love (2014) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions this classic musical
American Horror Story: Monsters Among Us (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Brooklyn (2015)
Eilis and Tony see this; after, Tony swings on a lamppost in the style of that movie
X-Rated: The Greatest Adult Movies of All Time (2015) (TV Special)
It is referenced in a poster.
The 87th Annual Academy Awards (2015) (TV Special)
Shadow play during the opening theme "Moving Pictures"
The Casual Vacancy: Episode #1.3 (2015) (TV Episode)
poster on wall
Stung (2015)
The punchline to Paul's joke
Minions (2015)
The Minions sing "Make 'Em Laugh."
Reel Iconic: Singin' Rouge! ACT 1 (2015) (TV Episode)
The title and the opening of the episode is in reference to the film.
Gav HaUma: Episode #2.10 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Roy Bar Natan
Hollywood Game Night: Singin' in the Jane (2015) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Meu Amigo Hindu (2015)
The most famous sequence from that movie is performed by Sofia.
Hail, Caesar! (2016)
Burt gingerly leaves the bar because of a disgruntled bartender that mimics Gene Kelly's awkwardness when he has to stop dancing in the rain because of a policeman's watchful gaze.
Máme rádi Cesko: Episode dated 13 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Love: The Table Read (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mickey
iZombie: Eternal Sunshine of the Caffeinated Mind (2016) (TV Episode)
Liv tells Clive that rain is liquid sunshine, you just have to ask a farmer, or a duck. As Ravi adds in the actor Gene Kelly.
23. Ceský lev (2016) (TV Special)
Referenced by acapella band Skety.
Traceroute (2016)
shows DVD cover
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 6 May 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg reads from RottenTomatoes.com's list of top movies
Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds (2016) (TV Movie)
Todd has a poster for the film on his "story wall" which relates his life story through films.
500 Questions: Episode #2.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in a Lightning Round question
La La Land (2016)
Sebastian spins around a lamppost like Don, and the staging of the epilogue. The epilogue features a scene in Paris where Sebastion plays piano in a red café. The café is a visual reference to the one seen during the "Broadway Melody" number in "Singin' in the Rain".
Saturday Night Live: Lin-Manuel Miranda/Twenty One Pilots (2016) (TV Episode)
Lin-Manuel Miranda dresses as Gene Kelly in the rain during photo's that lead in and out of commercial breaks.
Strictly Come Dancing: Week Three: Movie Week (2016) (TV Episode)
The film is used as inspiration for one of the dances.
Northern Lights (2016)
A character swings around a pole referencing the Singin' In the Rain dance sequence.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chelsea Handler/John Legend (2016) (TV Episode)
Chelsea Handler acts out the title in the charades game
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #15.85 (2016) (TV Episode)
Included as possible answer to question.
Breakfast: Episode dated 29 December 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the report on Debbie Reynolds' death.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 29 December 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the report on Debbie Reynolds' death.
Sun Records: Outta the Groove (2017) (TV Episode)
Elvis mentions the movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Reptilicus (2017) (TV Episode)
Jonah and the bots sing "All I Do is Dream of You"
Real Time with Bill Maher: Episode #15.16 (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Bill's final monologue
GLOW: Slouch. Submit. (2017) (TV Episode)
Sam mentions that Gene Kelly had flu while performing the title song.
Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)
Named in Oscar clip
The Ben Shapiro Show: When Politics Becomes Religion (2017) (TV Episode)
Ben includes the movie on a list of his daughter's favorites.
Pevnost Boyard: Episode #2.2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Lumír Olsovský.
The Simpsons: Singin' in the Lane (2017) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Orientation: Part 2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Coulson asks Tess if she's seen this movie.
Bruiser: Not Now, Darling (TV Episode)
While talking to an old Hollywood star about his films the interviewer says "It's like Singing in the Rain, you don't say 'What was all that psychedelic bollocks at the end?', you say 'No, it's a classic, leave it alone.'"

Featured in 

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's World Famous Musical Hits! (1962) (Short)
Clip shown of Gene Kelly dancing
Huset på Christianshavn: Med ærlighed kommer man nu længst - (1973) (TV Episode)
heard playing on the tv
Just One More Time (1974) (Short)
A clip of the movie is shown.
An Evening with Gene Kelly (1977) (TV Movie)
Features Clip
Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (1982) (TV Movie)
The "Make 'em Laugh" song number is shown.
That's Dancing! (1985)
"Moses" dance sequence is excerpted
The 58th Annual Academy Awards (1986) (TV Special)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Legal Eagles (1986)
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Cliff and Hally watch the film.
Medisch Centrum West: De Val (1990) (TV Episode)
Clip on TV screen as Johan visits Ingrid to watch this movie on video tape
Siskel & Ebert: Our Favorite Scenes (1993) (TV Episode)
"Make 'em laugh" is one of Roger's picks.
Léon: The Professional (1994)
Léon is seen watching scenes from the movie at the theatre.
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
The Nanny: Freida Needa Man (1996) (TV Episode)
The "Make 'em Laugh" dancing number is shown, passing as Fred - Donald O'Connor's character in this episode - following his recovery from a heart attack.
20 Dates (1998)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #10 on the list.
Glorious Technicolor (1998) (TV Movie)
contains excerpts
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies (2000) (TV Special)
This film is #16 on the list.
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
I Love Your Work (2003)
clip - audio and visual, listed on credits
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Memorial Tribute: Donald O'Connor
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs: America's Greatest Music in the Movies (2004) (TV Movie)
The songs "Singin' in the Rain", "Make 'em Laugh" and "Good Morning" are #3, #49 and #72 on the list.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip from trailer used
The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Dance Sequences (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best dance sequences in films
Strictly Background (2007)
clip shown
Doctor Who Confidential: 'Ello 'Ello 'Ello (2007) (TV Episode)
Audio of Gene Kelly singing "Singin' in the Rain".
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
This film is #5 on the list.
Sonetàula (2008)
Protagonist attends a cinema screening: dialog is heard.
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Clips featured during montage.
Let's Dance (2009)
the documentary shows clips from this film
Cinemassacre's Top 5 Movies About Making Movies (2009) (Short)
A clip is shown.
The People vs. George Lucas (2010)
A clip is featured.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Musicals (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #5 as the top movie musicals
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Scariest Performances (2010) (TV Episode)
The musical number is briefly seen.
Glee: The Substitute (2010) (TV Episode)
Will watches this movie multiple times while he is sick.
Wishful Drinking (2010) (TV Movie)
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Clips from this film are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Living Legend Debbie Reynolds and Her Daughter Icon Carrie Fisher (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown while Orpah recounts the life of Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher
Best in Film: The Greatest Movies of Our Time (2011) (TV Movie)
Singin' in the Rain is the #4 Best Musical.
Breakfast: Episode dated 17 June 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during 'Debbie Reynolds' memorabillia sale' segment.
Music Movies: Singin' in the Rain (2011) (TV Episode)
movie's soundtrack is reviewed
Hollywood's Top Ten: Food Fights (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown as an honorable mention
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: The Hollywood Dream (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Post-War Cinema (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Brows Held High: Vinyl (2012) (TV Episode)
song plays during the credits
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Pat and Tiffany watch the "Moses Supposes" sequence
Secret Voices of Hollywood (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
Clip shown
The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015) (TV Special)
Life Achivement Award presentation.
Dough (2015)
Nat (Jonathan Pryce) watches it on TV.
Desmontando el HD (2015) (Short)
clip shown
The Intern (2015)
Ben and Jules watch the movie.
The 88th Annual Academy Awards (2016) (TV Special)
Clip shown when Debbie Reynolds' Honorary Oscar speech aired
Paul O'Grady's 100 Years of Movie Musicals (2016) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies You Need to Watch in the Theater (2016) (TV Episode)
Given an honorable mention
Svédská trojka: Dominika kandiduje! (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip was shown.
Film '72: Episode #45.8 (2016) (TV Episode)
Footage shown
Breakfast: Episode dated 29 December 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 29 December 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Half in the Bag: La La Land and Bye Bye Man (2017) (TV Episode)
movie clip is shown
The Flash: Duet (2017) (TV Episode)
In a flashback to 1999, Barry watches Singin' in the Rain (1952) with his mother Nora. In the present, he watches it with Cisco, who refers to its star Gene Kelly.
Legends of Tomorrow: Phone Home (2017) (TV Episode)
Young Ray watches this movie
Baby, It's Cold Outside (2017) (Video)
Brief clip: The title number.


Scarface (1932)

Spoofed in 

What a Way to Go! (1964)
Parodies the "Broadway Melody"
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
One of the movies immitated by the Pink Panther in the opening sequence.
The Carol Burnett Show: Episode #11.10 (1977) (TV Episode)
Parodied within "Salute to MGM" sketch.
Lucky Luke: Ballad of the Daltons (1978)
The entire dance sequence is spoof
The Goodies: Saturday Night Grease (1980) (TV Episode)
Dance Sequence
Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
One of the commandos dresses up like Gene Kelly and does a dance routine like the one in the film.
La boum 2 (1982)
At the dance room, Vic's mother imagines her daughter singing in the rain (wearing a yellow raincoat), doing tap-dancing (wearing a tuxedo), or dancing languorously in a green robe like Cyd Charisse : 3 nice spoofs from similar scenes in S.I.T.R.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Robot vs. the Aztec Mummy (1989) (TV Episode)
Crow (imitating Lina Lamont): "I can't stand it!"
Disturbed (1990)
Last of the Summer Wine: Adopted by a Stray (1995) (TV Episode)
Compo dances with umbrella in hand, while singing the theme song.
Animaniacs: Variety Speak/Three Tenors and You're Out/Bingo (1995) (TV Episode)
"Slipping on the Ice" spoofs the song "Singin' in the Rain."
Oh Doctor Beeching!: Father's Day (1997) (TV Episode)
Harry does a very clumsy impression of the dance routine on the station platform
Pinky and the Brain: This Old Mouse (1997) (TV Episode)
Pinky's "Just Say Narf" song spoofs "Make 'Em Laugh" in "Singin' in the Rain."
Swinging in the Rain (1997) (Video)
Premise and characters, adapted to porn background.
Kenan & Kel: A Star Is Peeved (1997) (TV Episode)
Kel fantasizes about a movie he would be in which is "Drinking Orange Rain" a direct parody of the famous "Singin' in the Rain" song
Pinky and the Brain: Whatever Happened to Baby Brain/Just Say Narf (1998) (TV Episode)
Pinky's "Just Say Narf" song spoofs "Make 'Em Laugh."
Saturday Night Live: Seann William Scott/Sum41 (2001) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as 'Semen in the Beer' during Seann William Scott's monologue
The Simpsons: Brawl in the Family (2002) (TV Episode)
Willie sings Singin' in the Rain in a similar street in some acid rain.
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
a segment of the opening credits of Austin tap dancing in the rain spoofs this movie
Mongjunggi (2002)
The teacher spoofed the Singin' in the Rain dance after a date with his subtitute teacher.
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Poster spoofing film shown in Warner Bros. commissary
Kylie Minogue: Body Language Live (2004) (Video)
umbrella dance spoofed by backups
Robots (2005)
Dance sequence to the title song.
The Producers (2005)
the opening lines of "gotta dance" medley/prisoners of love and the tap sequence in "I wanna be a producer"
Family Guy: Peterotica (2006) (TV Episode)
Quagmire sings a parody of "Make 'Em Laugh" and imitates Donald O'Connor's dance.
Sam and Max: Abe Lincoln Must Die! (2007) (Video Game)
The exclamation "It's the cat's meow!" during the instrumental bridge of the War song spoofs a similar line in "All I Do is Dream of You".
Beethoven's Big Break (2008) (Video)
crazy credits: poster "Barkin' in the Rain"
Ga yau hei si 2009 (2009)
Sandra Ng's character dances in the rain, imitating the famous "singin' in the rain" scene, but falls down in the end.
Flashback (2011)
Poster seen for a movie called Blingin' In The Rain, with the tagline "What a notorious feeling".
Sir Billi (2012)
The under the rain musical number reenacted during the Gordon flashback montage.
Foodfight! (2012)
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Rarity Takes Manehattan (2014) (TV Episode)
Rarity does Gene Kelly's lamppost spin.
Hay que Hacer un Musical (2014) (Short)
Erica dubs Javi singing
The Simpsons: Opposites A-Frack (2014) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns & Maxine recreate Cyd Charisse & Gene Kelly's "Broadway Melody Ballet"
We Bare Bears: Shush Ninjas (2015) (TV Episode)
Spoofed during Grizz's speech

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