Perhaps as an in-joke Falk whistles "This Old Man" for his children. This tune is often whistled or sung by Falk's Columbo character in many episodes.
Talked about by Peter Falk, and mentioned by Vince Vaughn.
Lorelai jokingly refers to it as the story of her life.
title listed under Gena Rowlands' name
Similar filming style and theme of an irresponsible, eccentric person.
Ignatiy says that Peter Falk should have been Oscar-nominated for the film
footage appears throughout
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
clips are shown during Roger's segment