Doctor Dolittle (1967) Poster


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Girl in Gold Boots (1968)
Billboard for the movie
A Sweet Sickness (1968)
Advertised on a roadside billboard.
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Advertisement for Doctor Dolittle soundtrack briefly seen outside Joe's hotel window
Wonder Woman: The Man Who Wouldn't Tell (1978) (TV Episode)
Furst refers to Dr. Black as Dr. Dolittle
Charlie's Angels: Angels in the Stretch (1978) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Valerie
Night Court: Monkey Business (1986) (TV Episode)
Title is referenced regarding Dr. Dolittle
Vibes (1988)
Ingo says, "I'm having lunch with Doctor Dolittle!"
Hot to Trot (1988)
Don says, "You might say I'm a four-legged Doctor Dolittle."
Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Small Wonder: Vicki Doolittle (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference; Vicki talks to animals.
Roadkill (1989)
Mentioned in a line of dialouge.
Coach: Professor Doolittle (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: It Conquered the World (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "What, is he Dr. Dolittle all of a sudden?"
The Ben Stiller Show: With James Doohan (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the "Quest for Space" segment
A Far Off Place (1993)
Harry says, "I'm on safari with Doctor Dolittle!"
The Simpsons: Homer's Barbershop Quartet (1993) (TV Episode)
The song "Talk to the Animals" is sung by Chief Wiggum, and Principal Skinner exclaims "Doctor Doolittle is really Chief Wiggum!"
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
Quote: "Who let Dr. Dolittle in?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: 12 to the Moon (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "I could rap with the animals."
Home Improvement: Super Bowl Fever (1995) (TV Episode)
Tim rents some movies about doctors for Jill when she's sick
Congo (1995)
Biography: Darryl F. Zanuck: 20th Century Filmmaker (1995) (TV Episode)
Clip from trailer with Harrison
Spy Hard (1996)
Horse Translator: Dr Doolittle
The Fan (1996)
Manny refers to the movie by name in the scene with the dog.
Frasier: Head Game (1996) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Aberration (1997)
Lost in Space (1998)
Dr. Smith says that Maj. West is "the Dr. Dolittle of outer space."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Werewolf (1998) (TV Episode)
"The actual skeleton of a Pushmipullyu."
Will & Grace: My Fair Maid-y (1999) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Girl in Gold Boots (1999) (TV Episode)
A billboard for this is seen in the movie being watched, prompting Mike to quip about the Eddie Murphy remake.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: The Good, the Bad and the Luau (1999) (TV Episode)
In order that Harvey can speak to Salem, Sabrina performs a "Doctor Dolittle" spell.
Easy Rider: Shaking the Cage (1999) (Video)
mentioned once
The Tribe: Episode #2.20 (2000) (TV Episode)
Jack calls Dal "Doctor Dolittle".
The Simpsons: Children of a Lesser Clod (2001) (TV Episode)
While at the hospital, Homer orders a film called "Doctor Screwlittle."
Gilmore Girls: The Bracebridge Dinner (2001) (TV Episode)
Lorelai says, "I speak horse language. I'm Doctor Dolittle."
The Red Green Show: Masquerade Marathon (2001) (TV Episode)
Ranger Gord trying to talk to animals, as well as the title for this episode's Ranger Gord's Educational Film is a parody of the animal doctor who can also talk to animals
Gilmore Girls: Back in the Saddle Again (2002) (TV Episode)
Michel says that Lorelai is "a regular Doctor Dolittle."
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Gilmore Girls: Lorelai Out of Water (2003) (TV Episode)
Lorelai to Rory: "It scared me while you stood by calmly like Doctor Dolittle, chatting with the bat."
Tremors: The Sounds of Silence (2003) (TV Episode)
Open reference by a character
Wonderfalls: Muffin Buffalo (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Top Gear: Episode #4.9 (2004) (TV Episode)
Ranulph Fiennes talks about the making of this film
The Karate Dog (2005) (TV Movie)
"Hey Dr. Dolittle"
En la cama (2005)
mentioned once
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.14 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Oscar-Winning Songs" category
Slither (2006)
sheriff calls animal-killing monster 'Dr. Dolittle'
The Feeding (2006) (Video)
"I need a little more Dr. Dolittle"
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
Ellen Barkin points out Carl Reiner as wearing a Doctor Dolittle hat
Grey's Anatomy: A Change Is Gonna Come (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Inbetweeners: Caravan Club (2008) (TV Episode)
Will compares Neil to Dr. Dolittle.
Grey's Anatomy: Life During Wartime (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Cristina
The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
mentioned in dialogue
Primeval: Episode #3.3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Connor is jokingly referred to as "Dr. Dolittle".
Atop the Fourth Wall: Captain Planet and the Planeteers #3 (2009) (TV Episode)
"So apparently Ma-Ti is Dr. freakin' Dolittle as he can use his ring to talk to the animals."
G-Force (2009)
A character mentions Dr. Dolittle.
Temple Grandin (2010) (TV Movie)
Temple is called Dr. Dolittle
The Big Box: Don't Open the Door (2010) (TV Episode)
Vic Dealio mentions it.
Futurama: Attack of the Killer App (2010) (TV Episode)
The Pukemepoopeyou is based on the Pushmepulleyou.
Just Go with It (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: May the Best Pet Win! (2011) (TV Episode)
The "Find a Pet" song is a reference to "Fabulous Places".
Modern Family: Lifetime Supply (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jay
Rewind This! (2013)
It is referenced on the back cover of a video movie.
Warehouse 13: The Sky's the Limit (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Psych: Cog Blocked (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus asks the restaurant hostess if she has a reservation under the name of Dr. Dolittle.
The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Knock 'em Dead (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Ted 2 (2015)
John suggested the last name Doolittle.
The Vampire Diaries: Things We Lost in the Fire (2016) (TV Episode)
Dolittle mentioned
Who's Doing the Dishes?: Jake Quickenden (2016) (TV Episode)
Jake Quickenden references the film.
Documentary Now!: Mr. Runner Up: My Life as an Oscar Bridesmaid, Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced as a Best Picture nominee in 1968
The Simpsons: Moho House (2017) (TV Episode)
Homer refers to Nigel as "Doctor Dolittle."

Featured in 

Film Review: Richard Attenborough (1968) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The 40th Annual Academy Awards (1968) (TV Special)
Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) (Video)
TV spot
Cinefile: Made in the USA (1993) (TV Movie)
this film is mentioned in an interview
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) (TV Movie)
discussed in Flops segment
Behind the Planet of the Apes (1998) (TV Movie)
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
Getaway: Episode #15.7 (2006) (TV Episode)
When Catriona visits the village where this movie was made, some clips from it are shown.
Room 237 (2012)
Music Movies: Doctor Dolittle (2012) (TV Episode)
movie soundtrack is reviewed
Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film (2014)
Several clips from the film are shown.
The Simpsons: 'Cue Detective (2015) (TV Episode)
Footage from film shown to school.

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