The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) Poster


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Naughty But Nice (1939)
Tom Rath descibes the word "oomph" as "a meaningless piece of crud out of a movie ad 15 years ago." This film's tagline was, "The 'Oomph' Girl's Greatest Tri'Oomph'"

Referenced in 

Hollywood or Bust (1956)
Mentioned in conversation
12 Angry Men (1957)
Bachelor Father: Bentley, the Organizer (1959) (TV Episode)
Peter bought himself what he considered to be the proper New York outfit, which Bentley said made him look "like the man in the black flannel suit".
Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Gregory Peck (1962) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of Gregory Peck's filmography.
Bewitched: The Warlock in the Gray Flannel Suit (1971) (TV Episode)
Movie title in title
The Bob Newhart Show: The Gray Flannel Shrink (1974) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Cannonball Run (1981)
A biker says that Brad looks "like Gregory Peck in a blue flannel suit".
Cheers: The Sam in the Grey Flannel Suit (1988) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Law & Order: Flight (1998) (TV Episode)
Jack refers to Aaron Downing as the Man in the Gray Flannel Suit.
Sirens (1999) (TV Movie)
Sally Rawlings is called "the American Dream- the woman in the gray flannel suit."
Gilmore Girls: Help Wanted (2002) (TV Episode)
Lorelai mentions Richard's "handshake with the man in the gray flannel suit."
Mad Men: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (2007) (TV Episode)
The main character was in the war like Don Draper, his first wife's name is Betsy just like Don's.
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
The title is seen
Monk: Mr. Monk Buys a House (2008) (TV Episode)
Joseph Moody rambles a bit about Gregory Peck and Peck's role in this film.
At the Movies: Summer Special 2008/09 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when David Stratton compares Revolutionary Road, a movie set in 1955, to American movies made in the 1950's and set in the suburbs.
The Simpsons: The Man in the Blue Flannel Pants (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Conan: The Man in the Gray Flannel Snuggie (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.


Yellow Sky (1948)
Clips from the movie are showing on the TVs in two scenes: when Tom is filling out his application at UBS and when the Rath kids are watching TV.

Featured in 

The Fifties (1997) (TV Mini-Series)
The X-Files: Terms of Endearment (1999) (TV Episode)
Playing on the television as Mulder and Scully walk through Wayne and Betsy's house
The Century: America's Time: Best Years: 1946-1952 (1999) (TV Episode)
Clip featured to illustrate point about womens role in business after WWII
Biography: Jennifer Jones: Portrait of a Lady (2001) (TV Episode)
clips shown

Spoofed in 

Boomsville (1968) (Short)

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