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Battle of the Network Stars IX (1980) (TV Special)
Referenced in contestant introductions.
Simon & Simon: Emeralds Are Not a Girl's Best Friend (1982) (TV Episode)
Thomas Magnum and Jonathan Higgins are guest characters in a two-part crossover with "Simon & Simon" that begins on Magnum, P.I.: Ki'is Don't Lie (1982).
Diff'rent Strokes: Big Brother (1982) (TV Episode)
Joey says Willis looks like Magnum, P.I. without the mustache
Boys from the Blackstuff: Yosser's Story (1982) (TV Episode)
When Yosser meets Graeme Souness, he remarks on their resemblance to Magnum as they both have a prominent moustache.
Tucker's Witch: Terminal Case (1982) (TV Episode)
Holly asks if Rick and Amanda are detectives like Magnum. She also has a picture of him in her locker.
Filthy Rich: A Beck Goes Back (1983) (TV Episode)
Bootsie has a Magnum, P.I. poster on her bedroom wall.
Fame: Not in Kansas Anymore (1983) (TV Episode)
The Good Witch says: I'm sorry, they've been watching just too much Magnum P.I.
Getting It On (1983)
The title is mentioned.
Saturday Night Live: Danny DeVito & Rhea Pearlman/Eddy Grant (1983) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Dr. Ruth on Weekend Update.
The Littlest Hobo: Second Best (1984) (TV Episode)
Brought up by Morgan as he is speaking to The Littlest Hobo.
Saturday Supercade: Episode #2.2 (1984) (TV Episode)
The title of the Q-bert segment, "Noser, P.I.," is a reference
Remington Steele: Cast in Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
Dorothy Lamour tells Steele that she expected him to look more like Tom Selleck.
The Initiation (1984)
Poster is shown.
Kinderen voor kinderen: Kinderen voor kinderen 5 (1984) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing the song "Treuzeltechniek"
At the Movies: Dune/Starman/Mass Appeal/Runaway (1984) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Roger Ebert in his review of "Runaway".
My Science Project (1985)
In one scene Fisher Stevens character says "I just want to be home watching 'Magnum' "
SuperClash '85 (1985) (Video)
Scott Hall was billed as "Magnum" Scott Hall at the time due to his mustache.
Punky Brewster: Changes: Part 2 (1986) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
The Cosby Show: Theo's Holiday (1986) (TV Episode)
Cliff Huxtible dresses up as landlord Harley Weewax and wears a cap with the name of this television show
Auf Wiedersehen, Pet: Hasta La Vista (1986) (TV Episode)
Oz mentions the show.
Murder, She Wrote: Magnum on Ice (1986) (TV Episode)
Thomas Magnum and Jonathan Higgins appear in the second part of a two-part crossover with Murder, She Wrote (1984) that begins on Magnum, P.I.: Novel Connection (1986).
Mama's Family: Fly Naomi (1986) (TV Episode)
Mama says that the closest she will ever get to Hawaii is to watch "Magnum P.I."
Blue Monkey (1987)
Muppet Babies: This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood (1987) (TV Episode)
Kermit Considered Magnum P.I. to be the greatest detective in the world.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Superdome (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo: "This is the movie that got him the Magnum part."
Quantum Leap: Play It Again, Seymour - April 14, 1953 (1989) (TV Episode)
Sam says, "It's not gonna be Sam Spade, Philip Marlowe or Thomas Magnum."
Out of This World: Star Dog (1989) (TV Episode)
Troy Garland tells Evie Garland that the planet Magnum is "right next to the star Selleck."
Lisa (1989)
The girls say they feel like Magnum PI after they track down a phone number.
Quantum Leap: Another Mother - September 30, 1981 (1990) (TV Episode)
Susan is a big fan of the series as she thinks that Tom Selleck is "terminally gorgeous."
Baywatch: Money, Honey (1991) (TV Episode)
Series was in mentioned in Dialog
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenage Caveman (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Cro-Magnon, P.I."
Night Court: The System Works (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "What about Magnum P.I.?"
Tequila and Bonetti: Language of the Heart (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by characters
Seinfeld: The Trip: Part 1 (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Jerry's act
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror III (1992) (TV Episode)
One of the magic words that Bart read to reverse the spell was "Magnum".
Melrose Place: Peanut Butter and Jealousy (1993) (TV Episode)
Billy compares The Simpsons to Magnum P.I.
Police Quest: Open Season (1993) (Video Game)
The man at the check-in window of the impound lot asks Carey "Has anyone ever told you, you look like Magnum P.I.?".
The Critic: Dr. Jay (1994) (TV Episode)
referenced by Sam in the new "Casablanca" ending
Ellen: Morgan, P.I. (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Escape 2000 (1996) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Lindsay Buckingham, P.I."
Very Important Pennis: Very Important Pennis: Part 1 (1996) (TV Episode)
Dennis asks Tom Selleck about the rumour that he turned down the part of Indiana Jones in favour of Magnum.
Friends: The One Where No One's Ready (1996) (TV Episode)
while drunk after dinner, Ross makes a bad pun: "So I said 'Who are you? Cro-Magnum P.I.?'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The She-Creature (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Eisenhower, P.I."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Agent for H.A.R.M. (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Tonight on Michael Collins, P.I."
Boy Meets World: Fraternity Row (1997) (TV Episode)
After seeing someone wearing a "Magnum, P.I." T-Shirt, Eric tells Dean Borak that the fraternity is named Magnum Pi and was founded at the University of Hawaii.
The Wedding Singer (1998)
Angie remarks that her mother-in-law looks like Magnum, P. I.
Father Ted: Chirpy Burpy Cheap Sheep (1998) (TV Episode)
Magnum P.I. is on Dougal's chart of things that don't exist.
Where's Marlowe? (1998)
Murphy says "maybe we should be a show, like Boone, P.I. or the Boone Files
Go (1999)
Simon says he learned to drive by watching this tv show (and others).
Big Wolf on Campus: Invisible Merton (1999) (TV Episode)
Dean watches this on TV.
Duck! The Carbine High Massacre (1999) (Video)
mentioned by gun dealer
Family Guy: Da Boom (1999) (TV Episode)
Peter watches this on TV and tries to feed Tom Selleck with a spoon through the TV.
Interstate '82 (1999) (Video Game)
Rock Star (2001)
Zoolander (2001)
One of Zoolander's "looks".
Malcolm in the Middle: Christmas (2001) (TV Episode)
Grandma Ida wants to watch it.
La cape et l'épée: Magnum VS Catherine Trautman (2001) (TV Episode)
Alain Chabat imitates Tom Selleck dressed as Magnum
Family Guy: Stuck Together, Torn Apart (2002) (TV Episode)
Peter and Chris watch on TV.
Showtime (2002)
Malcolm in the Middle: If Boys Were Girls (2003) (TV Episode)
Francis makes a bet with his co-workers about the cover of an old "MAD" magazine that spoofs "Magnum, P.I."
Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
The Simpsons: 'Tis the Fifteenth Season (2003) (TV Episode)
Carl gives Homer a "Magnum, P.I." DVD as a Secret Santa gift.
Will & Grace: No Sex 'N' the City (2004) (TV Episode)
Karen slaps Jack when he tells her Magnum P.I. was canceled long ago.
City of Heroes (2004) (Video Game)
Detective Selnum on Peregrine Island.
Order in Chaos: Making Millennium - Season One (2004) (Video)
Mentioned by David Nutter.
Peter Kay: Live at the Manchester Arena (2004) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
The Venture Bros.: The Trial of the Monarch (2004) (TV Episode)
In the intro, Dean is dressed as Thomas Magnum.
Fear of Clowns (2004) (Video)
cop is called "Magnum P.I."
Favouritism: Boy George's Queerest TV Moments (2005) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned
The Comeback: Valerie Gets a Very Special Episode (2005) (TV Episode)
Valerie mentions the time she played a teen hooker on the show.
QI: Campanology (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Gilmore Girls: Always a Godmother, Never a God (2005) (TV Episode)
Luke tells Lorelai that she doesn't need to keep taped episodes of the show.
NCIS: Switch (2005) (TV Episode)
Tony finds a Hawaiian shirt in Kirby's apartment. And starts talking about the Magnum P.I. and all the characters.
Saturday Night Live: Jason Lee/Foo Fighters (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned during "Stachin"
Getaway: Episode #14.44 (2005) (TV Episode)
A story on movie locations in Hawaii mentions that this TV series was filmed there.
Score! The Music of 'Family Guy' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Keith Barret: Live (2005) (TV Special)
Reference to the detective
American Dad!: Rough Trade (2006) (TV Episode)
Magnum from this show appears in Roger's dream.
My Name Is Earl: The Professor (2006) (TV Episode)
A frat guy says, "I almost hit Mangnum, P.I."
Will & Grace: The Finale (2006) (TV Episode)
Berveley mentions it
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of 'Diff'rent Strokes' (2006) (TV Movie)
This show is one of the squares on the network schedule board.
My Name Is Earl: Sticks & Stones (2006) (TV Episode)
Young Earl calls Maggie, a girl with a moustache, Maggie PI.
Saturday Night Live: John C. Reilly/My Chemical Romance (2006) (TV Episode)
advertized on 'Korean National Television'
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 2 (2006) (Video)
In "3 Times Halloween Funjob", Strong Mad is dressed as Magnum, P.I.
Veronica Mars: Mars, Bars (2007) (TV Episode)
Weevil calls Deputy Sacks 'Magnum'
Getaway: Golden Getaway: Getaway Goes to the Movies (2007) (TV Episode)
A segment on movie locations in Hawaii mentions that this title was filmed there.
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates the Last Day (2007) (TV Episode)
Greg dresses as Magnum, P.I.
Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007) (TV Movie)
References "Infinity and Jelly Doughtnuts" (#8.1), when Higgins tells an almost identical story about a coma patient awakening to Magnum as the one Jesse tells Suitcase.
It Takes Two: Episode #2.6 (2007) (TV Episode)
Grant Denyer mentions this title during his introduction.
TV Land Confidential: Locations (2007) (TV Episode)
Title discussed owing to location shooting in Hawaii.
Fear of Clowns 2 (2007) (Video)
mentioned in dialogue
My Name Is Earl: Frank's Girl (2007) (TV Episode)
Earl says that his moustache makes people say "Hey, Magnum" to him
NCIS: Lost & Found (2007) (TV Episode)
Agent DiNozzo comments on the Magnum, P.I. bed
Life: Fill It Up (2007) (TV Episode)
Ted, wanting to know as he is perceived, asks Charlie: "Charlie? I'm not Alfred, am I? You know, batman and Alfred?". After being reassured that is not the case, he says to Charlie: "I'm not Higgins", referring to the character in the Magnum P.I. TV show.
Meu Nome Não É Johnny (2008)
Mentioned by name.
Goliath (2008)
mentioned in dialogue
Nip/Tuck: Magda and Jeff (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Malleus Maleficarum (2008) (TV Episode)
Tammi calls Sam "Magnum"
Saturday Night Live: Tina Fey/Carrie Underwood (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Juno on Anton "I Drink Your Milkshake"
Triloquist (2008)
Larry Manetti says he was on this show
How I Met Your Mother: Ten Sessions (2008) (TV Episode)
Abby calls Ted "Magnum"
Ice Blues (2008)
Strachey answers his cell phone as "Magnum P.I."
Robot Chicken: Boo Cocky (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the shows listed on TiVo is "Mummy P.I."
Family Guy: Love Blactually (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
My Name Is Earl: Little Bad Voodoo Brother (2008) (TV Episode)
Earl says, "Me and Magnum, P.I., made a sign for the El Camino."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Family Week 1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Reference to Tom Selleck's lead character in a $16,000 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.157 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
The Hangover (2009)
Describing Tom Selleck
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.19 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a political ad and says that the candidate went back to the show after losing the election
Scrubs: Our Role Models (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Cheers: A XXX Parody (2009) (Video)
A customer calls Cliff 'Magnum's little brother'
Come Dine with Me: Basingstoke: Sophie (2010) (TV Episode)
Spencer names Magnum as his embarrassing celebrity crush.
Skateland (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
Psych: Thrill Seekers and Hell Raisers (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn asks Ruby what her favorite episode of "Magnum, P.I." is.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.132 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Watching the Detectives"
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Quarterfinal 8 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "TV: Who Played 'em?"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.158 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $200 clue in the category "The Film That Almost Was"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.188 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "TV Show Settings by State"
Breaking Bad: Full Measure (2010) (TV Episode)
Saul mentions Thomas Magnum to Walt.
White Collar: Need to Know (2010) (TV Episode)
Upon looking at a photo of Peter with a mustache, Neal says, "I expected more 'Magnum, P.I.' and less Super Mario."
Futurama: That Darn Katz! (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Hawaii Five-0: Palekaiko (2010) (TV Episode)
Danny calls Kurt Miller "Magnum" when he finds out Miller is a Private Detective.
Top Gear: Episode #15.9 (2010) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Saturday Night Live: Jim Carrey/The Black Keys (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Nancy Pelosi (Kristen Wiig) on Weekend Update
White Collar: Forging Bonds (2011) (TV Episode)
Elizabeth call Peter Magnum becuase of his moustache.
American Dad!: You Debt Your Life (2011) (TV Episode)
The theme of Magnum, P.I. plays when Roger finds his fanny pack and later during the chase
Hawaii Five-0: Loa Aloha (2011) (TV Episode)
Matt calls Danny Magnum when Danny starts questioning Matt.
Archer: Placebo Effect (2011) (TV Episode)
ISIS employees suggest "Magnum PU" as a new name of Sterling's film.
Leverage: The 10 Li'l Grifters Job (2011) (TV Episode)
A guest at Beck's party is dressed as Magnum.
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Dylan says Magnum, PI couldn't figure out what's going on in Jamie's mind
The Captains (2011)
Mentioned by Chris Pine
Pawn Stars: Cannons and Klingons (2011) (TV Episode)
While Corey "Big Hoss" Harrison, Rick Harrison, Austn "Chumlee" Russell, and Sean Rich are at a shooting range in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA conducting business with a male customer selling an antique cannon, the male customer, Corey "Big Hoss" Harrison, and Rick Harrison all mention this television show by name and the male customer and Rick Harrison mentions two of the main characters Jonathan Quayle Higgins III as Higgins and Thomas Sullivan Magnum IV as Magnum in this television show
Killer Joe (2011)
Mentioned by Dottie when she first meets Joe.
Conan: Karate Kid 9: Return to Nun-Chuck Island (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Tom Selleck and during interview
Psych: The Tao of Gus (2011) (TV Episode)
Gus introduces himself to Nicole as "Burton Guster, P.I."
The Cleveland Show: Die Semi-Hard (2011) (TV Episode)
"Magnum PU"
Conan: We Need the Funk, If It's Not Too Much Trouble Would Like to Have That Funk (2012) (TV Episode)
James Sinclair St. Wallins mentions "Magnum P.U."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.81 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jean Dujardin mentions watching the show
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.84 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chris Pine mentions that his father played Magnum's father on the show
Gold Rush: Alaska: Aftershow: The Last Word (2012) (TV Episode)
Magnum P.I. mentioned in the context of great mustaches
Julian (2012) (Short)
The narrator mentions this film.
The Amazing Race: It's a Great Place to Become Millionaires (2012) (TV Episode)
Art & JJ mention Magnum PI by the helicopters
Cougar Town: My Life/Your World: Part 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jules calls Grayson "Magnum"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.191 (2012) (TV Episode)
a "Jaywalking" participant says she would like to see the show remade
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.194 (2012) (TV Episode)
Dax Shepard says that his stepfather was the Magnum, P.I. of the neighborhood
American Dad!: Killer Vacation (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Stan
Dave's Old Porn: Lisa Lampanelli/Herschel Savage (2012) (TV Episode)
Dave mentions 'Magnum P.I.'s accountant'
Hawaii Five-0: Kahu (2012) (TV Episode)
When Danny is talking with the helicopter dealer there is another helicopter besides the one Kamekona wants which is the same model as the helicopter in Magnum PI, even painted the same way.
NCIS: Seek (2013) (TV Episode)
Tony refers to the Doberman pair chasing him as Zeus and Apollo.
Hawaii Five-0: Hoa Pili (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue during the episode's final scene.
Toy Hunter: Battle for Seattle (2013) (TV Episode)
Jordan inspects a Magnum P.I. action figure and ferrari, and mentions the show by name.
Mike Case in: The Big Kiss Off (2013)
Mike's ringtone is the Magnum P.I. theme song. Mike also mentions the show.
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Lenny refers to Officer Dante as "Magnum, P.U."
The Aficionauto (2013) (TV Series)
Features the 1981 Ferrari 308 GTSI from Magnum P.I.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Plan 9 from Outer Space: 30 Years Later #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"Magnum? That's odd, he doesn't look anything like Tom Selleck."
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.2 (2014) (TV Episode)
The phrase "Magnum N.D." is used in reference to a story about large condoms in North Dakota.
The Carrie Diaries: Under Pressure (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Carrie's dad
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.10 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea refers to Chuy as the title character.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Apartment (2014) (TV Episode)
Charles does an impression of Tom Selleck in the show.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.49 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the title character.
The Cinema Snob: Friday the 13th, Part 3: 3D (2014) (TV Episode)
"Higgins let them use his cabin while he's away with Magnum."
Ray Donovan: Yo Soy Capitan (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Darryl
Acting Out in School: An Interview with Patch Mackenzie (2014) (Video)
Mentioned in interview.
Play It Again, Dick: Episode #1.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
NCIS: Choke Hold (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tony Dinozzo in dialogue.
The Sins of Dracula (2014)
Mentioned by name.
Cristela: Hall-Oates-Ween (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
NCIS: The Searchers (2014) (TV Episode)
The title character is mentioned in dialogue by DiNozzo.
Revenge: Contact (2014) (TV Episode)
Ben is called Magnum
Forever: Diamonds Are Forever (2015) (TV Episode)
Lucas refers to the series.
Castle: Castle, P.I. (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The End of the Tour (2015)
Character says it was part of a simultaneous broadcast.
Parks and Recreation: Gryzzlbox (2015) (TV Episode)
Leslie holds up a Tom Sell-oink doll, which is dressed in a Hawaiian shirt, much like Selleck's "Magnum, P.I." character.
Cool Cat Saves the Kids (2015)
Cool Cat is mentions the Ferrari from Magnum P.I. standing next to him at the Hollywood parade
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Tom Selleck/Anne Heche/Marlon James/Kate Pierson (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth shows an older picture of his father, noting his resemblance to guest Tom Selleck's old character, and recalls his family's amazement at his father not finishing in the top three in a local Magnum look-alike contest
The Goldbergs: Happy Mom, Happy Life (2015) (TV Episode)
Adam wears a Magnum, P.I. t-shirt.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Who You Really Are (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jeremy Piven/Ariana Grande/Joshua Topolsky (2015) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy mentions a rumor that President Obama purchased a house in Hawaii that was featured on this series, and Obama's helicopter is depicted with the theme music playing
DVD-R Hell: Tequila and Bonetti: Street Dogs (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when discussing Donald Bellisario.
Teen Titans Go!: Oil Drums (2015) (TV Episode)
Other popular 80's shows listed down by Cyborg
The Goldbergs: Bill/Murray (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Bill and Murray.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Taran Killam/Hugh Dancy/Kacey Musgraves/Jon Theodore (2015) (TV Episode)
Taran Killam mentions the series as an inspiration for his "SNL" character Blazer
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Supersonic Man (2015) (TV Episode)
Supersonic Man's alter ego is compared to Magnum
Geeks Who Drink: Jonathan Sadowski vs. Lenny Jacobson (2015) (TV Episode)
Zachary says that Tom Selleck was prevented from playing Indiana Jones due to his commitment to the show
The Middle: The Shirt (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Goldbergs: Boy Barry (2015) (TV Episode)
Murray and Bill grow Magnum inspired moustaches.
Cook & Banks (2015)
Cook's Halloween costume
iZombie: Max Wager (2015) (TV Episode)
Chapter title, "Magnum, P.I."
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.51 (2015) (TV Episode)
The contestants are asked a question about the make of car that Magnum P.I. drove during the Final Chase.
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.68 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Adam as the detective played by Tom Selleck in the 1980's during his Cash Builder round.
The Soup: Episode #12.48 (2015) (TV Episode)
Picture shown during clip montage.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: I'm Going to the Beach with Josh and His Friends! (2016) (TV Episode)
Darryl mentions the show by name.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Cruise (2016) (TV Episode)
Amy reveals she had a crush on Magnum, P.I.
Blackcatloner: Blackcatloner's Top 10 Favorite Movies of All Time (2016) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner mentions how Tom Selleck turned down Raiders for this series.
Hawaii Five-0: Malama ka Po'e (2016) (TV Episode)
The helicopter 5.0 is confiscating has the exact same paintjob TC's Island Hoppers heli had.
The Do-Over (2016)
Do you think this is too Magnum P.I.?
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8989 (2016) (TV Episode)
Kevin mentions the show.
Saturday Night Live: Dave Chappelle/A Tribe Called Quest (2016) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Weekend Update
The Cinema Snob: Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (2017) (TV Episode)
"This guy looks like Dion wearing the outfit of someone Magnum P.I. slept with."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Beast of Hollow Mountain (2017) (TV Episode)
Jonah: "Jim Henson's Magnum, P.I. Babies"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Carnival Magic (2017) (TV Episode)
Jonah: "Carnival Magnum, P.I."
Hawaii Five-0: Wehe 'ana (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Detective Kauai.
The Cinema Snob: Erotic Nights of the Living Dead (2017) (TV Episode)
"Magnum burns-when-you-pee I..."
Disjointed: Prom Night (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Carter.

Featured in 

Back to the Future Part II (1989)
A clip from the series is shown in the Café 80s.
The Sopranos: For All Debts Public and Private (2002) (TV Episode)
Chris watches the show
I Love the '80s Strikes Back: 1981 (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips from the television series are shown while the cast comment on it.
CBS at 75 (2003) (TV Special)
a clip is featured
Retrosexual: The 80's (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
25 Greatest TV Characters of All Time (2010) (TV Movie)
Thomas Magnum is #20.
Nostalgia Critic: Disney Afternoon (2014) (TV Episode)
dubs Magnum's voice over Dale's
Britain's Favourite Detectives (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 22 in the Countdown
Family Guy: He's Bla-ack! (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip shown as the last of Peter's memories with Cleveland
Battle Creek: The Battle Creek Way (2015) (TV Episode)
Mrs. Seymour watches the show on TV. Also mentioned by Russ Agnew.
The Goldbergs: Boy Barry (2015) (TV Episode)
Murray and Bill watch it on tv.
The Eighties: Raised on Television (2016) (TV Episode)
clips shown

Spoofed in 

The NFL TV Follies (1987) (TV Movie)
"NFL, P.D." is one of the shows.
Roundhouse: Gang Violence (1993) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as '.357 Magnum P.I.'
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Rabbi, P.I. is a parody
The Simpsons: The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase (1997) (TV Episode)
Wiggum, P.I. spoofs many elements of this series.
Daria: Murder, She Snored (2000) (TV Episode)
Daria & Jane are briefly dressed as Magnum & Higgins in one scene
The Fairly OddParents: Odd Squad/For Emergencies Only (2008) (TV Episode)
The show Timmy watches spoofs this.
Robot Chicken: In a DVD Factory (2008) (TV Episode)
Magnum and T.C. have their most adorable adventure ever
Family Guy: Three Kings (2009) (TV Episode)
Spoofed on a TV as Magnum B.M.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)
Brock Branigan is a parody of the title character.
Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy: Paul Panfer (2014) (TV Episode)
The characters want to sacrifice someone to the volcano

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