The shot of the 'monster' lifting up the sheet in the morgue was, along with many other Warner Bros. films of the early 1930s, incorporated into the opening credit's of their 1974 musical MAME.
A song from this musical is sung.
The plot revolves around a production of "Mame" and includes two songs.
Mike: "She looks better than Lucille Ball in 'Mame.'"
mentioned as Angela's greatest "career disappointment"
The show that the film is based on is mentioned by Ted and Emmett's new neighbours.
mentioned by character
The acting camp kids put on "Mame."
Referenced by Tobias
Featured during Robert Boyle tribute.