Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) Poster


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The Sheik (1921)
Millie refers to the film and its stars Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres.
Safety Last! (1923)
the scene where Jimmy climbs up Millie's office building is a clear reference to Harold Lloyd climbing up the building in Safety Last!

Referenced in 

Otley (1969)
Otley pauses before a poster advertising this movie, and he mimics the expression on Julie Andrew's face.
The Barefoot Executive (1971)
Raffles correctly predicts "Thoroughly Modern Billie" to be a top-rated TV show.
Mary Tyler Moore: Thoroughly Unmilitant Mary (1971) (TV Episode)
title reference
3 Women (1977)
A character references the film "Thoroughly Modern Millie".
Silver Spoons: Thoroughly Modern Mildred (1987) (TV Episode)
title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Moon Zero Two (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel: "I think she got that skull cap from 'Thoroughly Modern Millie.'"
Biography: Mary Tyler Moore: All American-Girl (1995) (1995) (TV Episode)
Scenes are shown.
Thoroughly Modern Mili (2003) (Short)
title reference
Sarah Millican: Thoroughly Modern Millican (2012) (Video)
Title reference.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The 9-8 (2016) (TV Episode)
Charles nicknames Jake and Stevie the "Thoroughly Messed Up Millies".

Featured in 

The Opera Ghost: A Phantom Unmasked (2000) (Video)
clips shown
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
The Slanted Screen (2006)
Carol Channing: Larger Than Life (2012)
Clips from the film are shown and discussed.
18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Clips featured as part of Mary Tyler Moore tribute.


Spoofed in 

Thoroughly Amorous Amy (1978)
Amy's title is a take off on Thoroughly Modern Millie.

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