They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) Poster


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Little Caesar (1931)
When director Mervyn LeRoy is introduced among the spectators, Rocky mentions the film
Grand Hotel (1932)
Varsity Show (1937)
A poster for the film is visible during the opening sequence.
Off the Record (1939)
A poster for the film is visible during the opening sequence.

Referenced in 

Laugh-In: Episode #3.24 (1970) (TV Episode)
referenced during a quickie
That Girl: They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? (1970) (TV Episode)
Used in the episode title
The Odd Couple: They Use Horse Radish, Don't They (1971) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
The Partridge Family: They Shoot Managers, Don't They? (1971) (TV Episode)
Title is a play on that of the film.
The Todd Killings (1971)
Part of this film's title is visible on a marquee.
Wow, It's Cindy (1971)
A billboard is visible.
The Partners: They Steal Cars, Don't They? (1972) (TV Episode)
title reference
...Promises to Keep (1974) (Short)
This title is mentioned as one of director Sydney Pollack's credits.
Happy Days: They Shoot Fonzies, Don't They? (1976) (TV Episode)
Plot involves a dance marathon. Title is a variation of the vintage title.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Jane Fonda/Orson Bean/Skip Stephenson/Dr. Michael Fox (1977) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Johnny as he introduces Jane Fonda
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) (TV Special)
Sledge Hammer!: They Shoot Hammers, Don't They? (1986) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Golden Girls: One for the Money (1987) (TV Episode)
The dance marathon announcer shouts "Yowzah yowzah yowsah" the way Gig Young's character does in this film.
Bicycleran (1989)
Designing Women: They Shoot Fat Women, Don't They? (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Death in Hollywood (1990) (Video)
mentioned in Gig Young segment
Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers: They Shoot Dogs, Don't They (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
WIOU: They Shoot Sources, Don't They (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "They shoot dragons, don't they?"
WWF Superstars: Episode dated 21 March 1992 (1992) (TV Episode)
Jake Roberts mentions the title by name in his promo about the Undertaker.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "They bomb horses, don't they?"
California Dreams: They Shoot Videos, Don't They? (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Beatniks (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "They Shoot Horse Faces, Don't They?"
Class of '96: They Shoot Baskets, Don't They (1993) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Magic Voyage of Sinbad (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: "They pay horses, don't they?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Skydivers (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow: They shoot horses, don't they?
Due South: They Eat Horses, Don't They? (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Melrose Place: They Shoot Mothers, Don't They? (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Family Matters: They Shoot Urkels, Don't They? (1995) (TV Episode)
title reference
Cybill: They Shoot Turkeys, Don't They? (1995) (TV Episode)
title reference
Michael Penn: Try (1997) (Video)
Exhausted marathon dancers
Fired Up: They Sell Horses, Don't They? (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Family Matters: They Shoot Ducks, Don't They? (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Spin City: They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield (1997) (Video Game)
Film "They Shoot Clowns, Don't They?"
Maisie Raine: Getting to Be a Habit (1998) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by George.
Ally McBeal: They Eat Horses, Don't They? (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
ER: They Treat Horses, Don't They? (1998) (TV Episode)
title reference
Melrose Place: They Shoot Blanks, Don't They? (1999) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Sex and the City: They Shoot Single People, Don't They? (1999) (TV Episode)
title reference
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: No Place Like Home (1999) (TV Episode)
When Mr. Kraft cannot stop dancing, he asks: "They shoot horses, don't they?"
Gilmore Girls: They Shoot Gilmores, Don't They? (2002) (TV Episode)
The episode title is named after the movie; they are both about dance marathons.
The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Right before the second bycicle-racer is killed off-screen, you can hear a horse scream.
Arrested Development: The One Where They Build a House (2004) (TV Episode)
Movie star Tom Jane is shown on a movie poster with the tagline "They Shoot Heroin, Don't They?"
Twenty Good Years: They Shoot Turkeys, Don't They? (2006) (TV Episode)
title reference
Gossip Girl: They Shoot Humphreys, Don't They? (2009) (TV Episode)
title reference
Afghan Luke (2011)
"They Shoot Afghan Horses, Don't They?"
Mike & Molly: They Shoot Asses, Don't They? (2013) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Comeback: Valerie Tries to Get Yesterday Back (2014) (TV Episode)
Valerie references the film's title.
SuperMansion: They Shoot Omega Pets, Don't They? (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference

Featured in 

The Moviemakers (1969) (Short)
scenes shown
Film Extra: Sydney Pollock (1973) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Bicycleran (1989)
Biography: Al Lewis: Forever Grandpa (2000) (TV Episode)
Documentary about a star of this movie
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
Biography: The Fondas (2004) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Jane Fonda (2014) (TV Special)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

They Shoot Divas, Don't They? (2002) (TV Movie)

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