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How the West Was Won (1962) Poster

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Edited from 

This Is Cinerama (1952)
The final scenes of the modern U.S. were from This Is Cinerama.
Raintree County (1957)
A civil war battle was taken from Raintree County
The Alamo (1960)
The Mexican army marching past the Alamo came from The Alamo

Spin-off 

The Macahans (1976) (TV Movie)
How the West Was Won (1977) (TV Mini-Series)
How the West Was Won (1978) (TV Mini-Series)

References 

Show Boat (1951)
In one shot presumably inside a riverboat, MGM's showboat "Cotton Blossom" is visible through a window.

Referenced in 

The Red Skelton Hour: How the West Was Lost (1962) (TV Episode)
title reference
Leave It to Beaver: Wally's Practical Joke (1963) (TV Episode)
June tells Ward that Beaver and Gilbert have gone to see this movie at the theater.
Saturday Night Live: Jack Burns/Santana (1977) (TV Episode)
Theme music plays during 'The Squatters' sketch
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart (1980) (TV Special)
mentioned by Doug Morrow
Going Back (1984)
Faerie Tale Theatre: Thumbelina (1984) (TV Episode)
The song Thumbelina sing with Swallow, "Home in the Meadow"
Webster: How the West Was Once: Part 1 (1985) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Webster: How the West Was Once: Part 2 (1985) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Fast Forward: Episode #3.6 (1987) (TV Episode)
Music used as background in 'The Adventurers'
Growing Pains: How the West Was Won: Part 1 (1988) (TV Episode)
title reference
Growing Pains: How the West Was Won: Part 2 (1988) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Golden Girls: Yes, We Have No Havanas (1988) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
Quantum Leap: How the Tess Was Won - August 5, 1956 (1989) (TV Episode)
title reference
How the West Was Fun (1994) (TV Movie)
Biography: Darryl F. Zanuck: 20th Century Filmmaker (1995) (TV Episode)
Brief sequence from trailer emphasizing the word Cinerama
Step by Step: How the West Was Won (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Making of 'How the West Was Won' (1998) (Video)
This is the making-of featurette.
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Inside the Actors Studio: Episode #8.5 (2001) (TV Episode)
Kevin talks about seeing the movie when he was 7 years old, and the inspirational effect that it had on him.
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Queer as Folk: Episode #4.5 (2004) (TV Episode)
Cody references the film's title.
Relative Strangers (2006)
guess during Charades
The Simpsons: How the Test Was Won (2009) (TV Episode)
Episode title.
Bob's Burgers: Beefsquatch (2012) (TV Episode)
"How the Pest was Won"
The Last Days of Cinerama (2012)
"How the West Was Won" is mentioned by its co-star Stanley Livingston.
In the Picture (2012) (Short)
Stan mentions he was in the film

Featured in 

Wyatt Earp: Walk with a Legend (1994) (TV Movie)
clips
Special Collector's Edition: Especial Scope (2010) (TV Episode)
frames shown

Spoofed in 

SCTV: Farm Film Report/Arabs (1978) (TV Episode)
Title was basis for parody "How the Middle East Was Won".
Scooby-Doo Goes Hollywood (1979) (TV Movie)
Wuzzles: Hooray for Hollywuz (1985) (TV Episode)
The movie being made is "How the Wuz Was Won".
How the West Was Hung (2000) (Video)
title pun/Western theme

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