A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) Poster


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Referenced in 

The Monkees: Case of the Missing Monkee (1967) (TV Episode)
title referenced by Peter
Mondo Mod (1967)
Grauman's Chinese Theater advertises A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum on its marquee.
The Brady Bunch: Snow White and the Seven Bradys (1973) (TV Episode)
Mike says, "A funny thing happened on the way to the market."
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
A character keeps confusing the numbers 3 and 5.
The Muppet Show: Joel Grey (1976) (TV Episode)
Performance of "Comedy Tonight"
Newhart: Everybody Ought to Have a Maid (1986) (TV Episode)
"Everybody Ought to Have a Maid" is a song in this Stephen Sondheim musical.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Catalina Caper (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel: Tragedy tomorrow, comedy tonight.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Fugitive Alien (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Tragedy tomorrow, kabuki tonight"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules and the Captive Women (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"
Bowfinger (1999)
the "dodging traffic" scene
Veronica Mars: Rashard and Wallace Go to White Castle (2006) (TV Episode)
Veronica says, "A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum Suites."
The Last Detective: The Dead Peasants Society (2007) (TV Episode)
Play on title

Featured in 

Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (1982) (TV Movie)
Pseudolus with Hysterium making a face
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Buster Keaton: A Hard Act to Follow (1987) (TV Mini-Series)
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender (1997)
footage included
Hollywood Musicals of the 60's (2000) (TV Movie)
Several clips are shown.
The Many Faces of...: Michael Crawford (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed

Spoofed in 

Doug: Doug Pumps Up/Doug Goes Hollywood (1992) (TV Episode)
A movie poster for "A Funnie thing happend on the way to the forum" can be seen by the theater.

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