Tea and Sympathy (1956) Poster


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Version of 

Tee und etwas Sympathie (1967) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

Sommarnöje sökes (1957)
Movie marquee shown during opening titles
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis: The Unregistered Nurse (1960) (TV Episode)
Maynard mentions the movie as one playing at the local cinema.
That Girl: Paper Hats & Everything (1967) (TV Episode)
Johnny: "Years from now when you talk about this - and you will - be kind."
The Towering Inferno (1974)
M*A*S*H: Tea and Empathy (1978) (TV Episode)
title reference
One Day at a Time: Wicked Ann (1981) (TV Episode)
Barbara: Alex, when you speak of this - and you will - be kind.
Bosom Buddies: The Slightly Illustrated Man (1982) (TV Episode)
Ruth repeats the famous line, "Years from now when you talk about this - and you will - be kind."
Making Love (1982)
Quote from movie
Remington Steele: License to Steele (1982) (TV Episode)
quoted and referenced
Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)
Dai suggests the "kiss" in Tea and Sympathy as the test for his own homosexuality.
Mr. Belvedere: Debut (1986) (TV Episode)
When George quits his job, Mr. Belvedere gave Marsha tea and said, "Here's your tea. You already have my sympathy"
The Wonder Years: Cocoa and Sympathy (1990) (TV Episode)
title reference
La tarea (1991)
Virginia mentions it ("Té y simpatía").
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned by filmmaker J. Lee Thompson in a newspaper article.
Will & Grace: Tea and a Total Lack of Sympathy (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Just Shoot Me!: Tea & Secrecy (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
NYPD Blue: Tea and Sympathy (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Reba: Tea and Antipathy (2001) (TV Episode)
title reference
Boston Legal: Tea and Sympathy (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference
Land of the Lost (2009)
Near the end of the movie, when Will Ferrell's character is saying goodbye to Grumpy the Tyrannosaurus Rex, he says, "When you talk about this, and you will, please be gentle." which is almost the same as what Deborah Kerr's character says to John Kerr's character near the end of Tea and Sympathy.
Eastwick: Tea and Psychopathy (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Collateral Damages (2016) (TV Episode)
When Benson brings in tea to the Corporate Counsel Attorney, whose husband was arrested, she sarcastically said, "What is this, Tea and Sympathy?"

Featured in 

Homo Promo (1993)

Spoofed in 

The Carol Burnett Show: Episode #5.14 (1971) (TV Episode)
Source for parody sketch.

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