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The Goonies (1985) (Video Game)
The Goonies (1986) (Video Game)
The Goonies II (1987) (Video Game)


King Kong (1933)
When Chunk first hears Sloth's voice, he says that it "sounds like Kong."
Captain Blood (1935)
characters are shown watching "Captain Blood"
The Sea Hawk (1940)
One Eyed Willie's ship, The Inferno, was modeled after Erroll Flynn's ship.
Adventures of Don Juan (1948)
The "Swordfight" theme of the Dave Grusin score is taken directly from the theme music for "Adventures of Don Juan," by Max Steiner.
The Great Escape (1963)
The music played when the kids discover the tunnel in the Fratellis' hideout by accidentally pouring water down it, is the same piece of music played in The Great Escape (1963) when the Germans discover the prisoners' first tunnel by accidentally pouring coffee down it.
The Electric Company (1971) (TV Series)
Sloth says "Hey, you guys!!!!" a lot, which refers to this show.
The Missiles of October (1974) (TV Movie)
One character says that Martin Sheen "Played Kennedy once"
Rocky (1976)
mentioned in dialogue
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
The model ship at the film's end has a miniature R2-D2 hidden on the deck.
High Anxiety (1977)
Chunk uses the line "I got it. I got it. I don't got it" while juggling the glass water dispenser, which is a reference to the recurring gag from "High Anxiety."
Superman (1978)
At the climax, Sloth pulls off his shirt, revealing a Superman shirt. The theme music from the Superman movies plays.
Rupan sansei: Kariosutoro no shiro (1979)
The grappling hook belt buckle is a nod to this film and the main character Lupin who uses it. Spielberg was a huge fan of the movie, calling it "one of the greatest adventure movies".
Shock Treatment (1981)
The newspaper photo of Chester Copperpot is identical to the image that appears framed on Judge Oliver Wright's desk.
Pole Position (1982) (Video Game)
A character references another character's top score in the game
Kennedy (1983) (TV Mini-Series)
Mouth mentions that Martin Sheen played Kennedy once.
Gremlins (1984)
When Chunk calls the police to explain about the Fratellis, the cop disbelieves him, recalling all of Chunk's wild stories. One involved "little creatures that mutate when you pour water on them."
Purple Rain (1984)
Mouth wears a Purple Rain t-shirt throughout the film.

Referenced in 

The Making of 'The Goonies' (1985) (TV Short)
This documentary is about this movie.
Stand by Me (1986)
The Real Ghostbusters: Ghosts R Us (1986) (TV Episode)
Regarding the Ghost Busters initial capture of the three 'Ghosts R Us' ghosts, Winston says that it was "like taking candy from a Goonie".
Anmäld försvunnen (1986) (TV Movie)
Poster seen outside cinema
Esto es un atraco (1987)
A poster of this film can be seen in a videostore
The Willies (1990)
While in the tent, the boys ask Sean Astin's character if he's going to tell them about the time he and his friends found this old pirate ship in a cave, in reference to his role in The Goonies.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "We're on an adventure, just like the Goonies!"
Wings: Love Means Never Having to Say Geronimo (1991) (TV Episode)
Brian mentions the film
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Daddy-O (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "We're havin' an adventure, just like the Goonies!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Gaos (1991) (TV Episode)
"We're having an adventure, just like the Goonies"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1991) (TV Episode)
"As did the Goonies"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Earth vs. the Spider (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "We're having an adventure, just like the Goonies."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Zigra (1991) (TV Episode)
"Just like the Goonies"
Meatballs 4 (1992)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: City Limits (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow: "They're havin' an adventure, like the Goonies."
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Batman Forever (1995)
The false suicide note is adressed "to whom it may concern". Jake Fratelli pretends his suicide in "The Goonies" to escape from prison. His false suicide note is also adressed "to whom it may concern".
Beautiful Girls (1996)
Repeated line of dialogue
The Daily Show: Joe Pantoliano (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as being one of Joe Pantoliano's credits.
Blood (1997) (Video Game)
South Park: Chef's Salty Chocolate Balls (1998) (TV Episode)
Cartman says "What the hell are we? The Goonies?" so Kyle says "Yeah, we're the Goonies, Cartman. Why don't you pretend like you're the fat kid?"
Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998) (Video Game)
Reference occurs when main character climbs down well in Modoc and picks up bag of money.
Stepmom (1998)
Gilmore Girls: The Lorelais' First Day at Chilton (2000) (TV Episode)
Madeline: I hate nature! (This is a classic line from the movie The Goonies.)
Freddy Got Fingered (2001)
When Gord shows a bunch of jewels to Betty - this is highly similar to the scene in the Goonies where the kids are inspecting the jewels found at the end of the film
Saturday Night Live: Seann William Scott/Sum41 (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on The How Do You Say? Ah Yes, Show
Just Shoot Me!: The Two Faces of Finch: Part 1 (2001) (TV Episode)
Dennis's friend wants to see the network premiere of this film.
An Evening with Kevin Smith (2002) (Video)
"Do the Chunk Shuffle!"
Holes (2003)
Bad Boys II (2003)
Marcus' reaction to a dead body is exactly the same as Chunk's.
The O.C.: The Best Chrismukkah Ever (2003) (TV Episode)
Seth: You can never have too many copies of The Goonies.
My Date with Drew (2004)
Interview with Corey Feldman talks about this movie and lines from it.
Mean Girls (2004)
A guy in the lunchroom puts lunchmeat on his face and says "Baby Ruth" in the voice that Sloth uses in The Goonies.
High Chaparall: Bad People: Corey Feldman (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced during guest introduction segment, as on of three movies that made Corey a superstar.
American Fame Pt. 1: Drowning River Phoenix (2004) (Short)
On a theatre marquee featured prominently in one scene you can see the 4 titles I'm including in this submission.
Subdivision, Colorado (2004)
Plot is similar, featuring a young group of kids in an adventure in their neighborhood.
Corey Feldman Interview (2005) (Video)
Mentioned by title.
How I Met Your Mother: Return of the Shirt (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Marshall
Robot Chicken: Veggies for Sloth (2006) (TV Episode)
The title of this episode references the character Sloth.
¡Tía, no te saltes el eje! (2006) (Short)
The girls talks about the movie
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: Fanservice! (2007) (TV Episode)
Tristian says they will have an adventure just like the Goonies
The Buck Rules (2007)
The main characters fantasize over what a sequel would be like nowadays.
Superbad (2007)
A poster is seen on Evan's wall.
Juno (2007)
Juno refers to Bleeker's mom as looking like a hobbit, specifically the one who was in The Goonies.
Return of the Ghostbusters (2007)
when a TV is turned on, the music video to The Goonies is playing
30 Rock: Ludachristmas (2007) (TV Episode)
Lemon finds out her parents took Mitch to see The Goonies the day of her football game.
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
Kumar asks Harold if he has a Baby Ruth to mollify the creature in the basement, because that is how Chunk made friends with Sloth in The Goonies.
Saturday Night Live: Shia LaBeouf/My Morning Jacket (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Lorenzo McIntosh
Lost Boys: The Tribe (2008) (Video)
Aunt Jillian has a copy of the film
Greek: The Popular Vote (2008) (TV Episode)
They mention the movie
Saturday Night Live: Josh Brolin/Adele (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue and by Mark Wahlberg
Monkeyshine (2008)
Various references
The Girls Next Door: Pleading the 55th: Part 2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Holly wears a T-shirt with the words "The Goonies" on it
Yes Man (2008)
Poster visible in Norman's office.
Robot Chicken: They Took My Thumbs (2008) (TV Episode)
There is a bone organ in Oregon during the "Raiders" scene
Cyprien (2009)
Poster visible in Cyprien's office
Scout Camp (2009)
Reggie mentions that he saw "The Goonies" and that Sloth scared him.
Muchachada nui: Episode #3.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
In segment "Los Goonies II" Cyndi Lauper (played by Joaquín Reyes) tries to reunite the original cast of 'The Goonies' to make a sequel and get rich.
Up (2009)
Russell giving his chocolate bar to Kevin mimics Chuck giving his Baby Ruth chocolate bar to Sloth.
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Dennis Quaid/Crossbow Marksmen Mr. And Mrs. G/Paolo Nutini (2009) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien compares a photo of Raiders owner Al Davis to a photo of Sloth
Cleanflix (2009)
shown on list
Greek: The Dork Knight (2009) (TV Episode)
Evan says to Cappie, "Down here it's our time."
The Big Bang Theory: The Pirate Solution (2009) (TV Episode)
They mention watching the movie to celebrate Columbus day since it is a Chris Columbus film.
Shameful Sequels: Resident Evil Extinction Review (2009) (TV Episode)
"Chunk's mum isn't too pleased..."
30 Rock: Winter Madness (2010) (TV Episode)
Lutz does the Truffle Shuffle
Shoot the Hero (2010)
Mentioned by name
Saturday Night Live: Ashton Kutcher/Them Crooked Vultures (2010) (TV Episode)
Listed as a Best Picture nominee in the "Access Hollywood" segment
American Dad!: May the Best Stan Win (2010) (TV Episode)
roger associates steve and his friends to the cast of Goonies
Tosh.0: Hoodrat Kid (2010) (TV Episode)
A still is shown from the film
Gary Unmarried: Gary Tries to Find Something for Mitch (2010) (TV Episode)
When Gary wonders how Sasha can not know Goodfellas, she retorts, "Do you know anything from The Goonies?"
How I Met Your Mother: Say Cheese (2010) (TV Episode)
Lily can recite every line from the movie.
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Hook (2010) (TV Episode)
"The Goonies of the Caribbean rush in to give Peter some much needed help."
The Making of a Cult Classic: The Unauthorized Story of 'The Goonies' (2010) (Video)
Documentary about this film.
Hot in Cleveland: Tornado (2010) (TV Episode)
when Melanie first sees Elka's secret stash in the basement, she says she feels like being in The Goonies
Cougar Town: All Mixed Up (2010) (TV Episode)
movie mash-up answer: The Blue Lagoonies
Tales from the Future: In the Beginning (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
How It Should Have Ended: How The Social Network Should Have Ended (2010) (TV Episode)
Mark Zuckerberg: "Did you just quote Goonies?"
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Hook (2010) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD releases of November/December.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.54 (2010) (TV Episode)
in a fake interview, Jay asks John Boehner what he thought of the film
Nostalgia Critic: The First Couple: TMNT (2010) (TV Episode)
Critic says Krang's body is a strange mix between Dolph Lundgren and that weird giant from The Goonies"
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Breaking In: The Need for Speed (2011) (TV Episode)
Cash wears a logo T-shirt for it
Deadheads (2011)
At Mike's house, before entering, Brent says "Goonies never die."
Breaking In: Take the Movie and Run (2011) (TV Episode)
episode revolves around protecting a DVD of its sequel
Who? What? (2011) (Short)
John is wearing a Goonies t-shirt
Conan: Savage. Fred Savage. (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan talks with Noah Wyle about the film being partially made on his show's set
Midnight Screenings: Bad Teacher/Cars 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Pretty Little Liars: The Devil You Know (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Caleb.
Chillerama (2011)
"Goonies never say die"
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)
Corey Feldman's title card mentions him being in this movie.
Regular Show in Space: Skips Strikes (2011) (TV Episode)
References the "It's our time, down here" speech.
General Hospital: Episode #1.12423 (2011) (TV Episode)
Goonie mentioned
Vital Signs (2011)
Pat talks about the time Kit did the truffle-shuffle to a cop.
New Girl: Bells (2011) (TV Episode)
Schmidt mentions movie to Nick
Charlie's Angels: They Are Not Saints (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned when John Doe turns out to go by the name 'Francis Fratelli'
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: Kazaam (2012) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, photograph is shown.
Happy Endings: You Snooze, You Bruise (2012) (TV Episode)
Penny asks Max why he's dressed like Josh Brolin from "The Goonies".
Saturday Morning RPG (2012) (Video Game)
Players can earn an achievement called "Goonies Never Die" by beating an episode without dying.
Conan: I Believe the Children Are Our Future D-Bags (2012) (TV Episode)
Title on screen in clip from Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope
Holliston: Laura's Little Twitter (2012) (TV Episode)
Both Adam and Laura use the phrase "If you hit the wrong note we'll all B-flat" in their movie quote drinking game.
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teen Tournament Final Game 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Title used as answer to question in Wheel of Movie Taglines category
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.78 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ross refers to Corey Feldman as a Goonie.
Men at Work: Wake and Bake (2012) (TV Episode)
Tyler (to Milo): "You gotta stop with this adventure stuff - we're not the Goonies!"
Face Off: A Force to Be Reckoned With (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Spring Breakers (2012)
After re-enacting the robbery, Candy (Vanessa Hudgens) tells Faith (Selena Gomez) that she can be a Goonie too.
The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
Mentioned by AJ.
Animal Practice: Little Miss Can't Be Wrong (2012) (TV Episode)
Juanita refers to Dr. Yamamoto, who wears an eye patch in this episode, as "One-Eyed Willie."
Lego the Lord of the Rings: The Video Game (2012) (Video Game)
In the level 'Mines of Moria', you can play a bone piano to lower a bridge like in the movie
Saturday (2013) (Short)
Clark is seen wearing a "Goonies Never Say Die" t-shirt during the ending credits.
Raising Hope: Yo Zappa Do: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Virginia (Martha Plimpton) says that child stars "could star in a Spielberg movie and still end up playing the nutty mom on some sitcom." Plimpton appeared in the Spielberg-produced "Goonies" as a teenager.
The Big Bang Theory: The Closet Reconfiguration (2013) (TV Episode)
Sheldon's version of Howard's father's letter describes the plot of "The Goonies."
Phelous & the Movies: Friday the 13th Part IX: Jason Goes on Vacation: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
says Corey Feldman was too busy making this film to come back for Friday 5.
Mousetrap (2013) (Short)
Homage to tunnel scene where they find Chester Copperpot's wallet.
Back to the 80s (2013) (Short)
Cassie wears a Goonies t-shirt.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Comic Book Quickies #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"Are they big fans of The Goonies?"
More One Life to Live: Episode #1.11 (2013) (TV Episode)
Tuc Watkins tweets that he went to a 1980s-themed party as Josh Brolin from the film
Ashens and the Quest for the Gamechild (2013)
Stuart unlocks the door to the Oracle with a keyboard and the floor falls away like the scene in The Goonies where they use a piano and the floor falls away.
Safe and Sound Video Remix (2013) (Video)
Footage Shown
Outside Xbox: Let's Play: GTA Online - Hit and Run! Beach Escape! (2013) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Looking: Looking for the Future (2014) (TV Episode)
Patrick says The Goonies is his favourite film of all time.
Honest Trailers: 300 (2014) (TV Episode)
"Hey, you guys!"
The Goldbergs: Goldbergs Never Say Die! (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference, mentioned by name, Adam quotes the movie and does the truffle shuffle, and the font of the opening credits is the same as the Goonies font.
The Goldbergs: You're Not Invited (2014) (TV Episode)
Bev likens the Ernie in her Bert and Ernie birthday cake to "Sloth from the Goonies".
The Goldbergs: Lame Gretzky (2014) (TV Episode)
Adam mentions this movie in dialog by name
How I Met Your Mother: The End of the Aisle (2014) (TV Episode)
Barney mentions the movie by name.
Community: Basic Sandwich (2014) (TV Episode)
Abed says, "We're like the Goonies, except our story tracks logically."
Murder of a Cat (2014)
Video case is shown in Clinton's house.
Family Guy: Chap Stewie (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Shameful Sequels: Switching Goals (2014) (TV Episode)
"Are they the Goonies?"
Hot in Cleveland: The Animated Episode (2014) (TV Episode)
A sloth type creature appears in the alternative universe.
Hotel Hell: Calumet Inn (2014) (TV Episode)
Gordon says he feels like a goonie and says, 'hey you guys'
Hail Ceasar with Joe Pantoliano (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Epic Ink: Welcome to Area 51 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialog
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Josh Brolin/Artie Lange/Giada De Laurentiis (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy and Josh Brolin talk about Brolin's earlier movie and its upcoming 30th anniversary, and the video cover is shown
While We're Young (2014)
Josh references this as the other extreme of Jamie's tastes
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jason Segel/Steve Harvey/Alicia Keys (2014) (TV Episode)
Jason Segel talks about the film's influence on him as a child
There Goes the Neighborhood: The Making of 'The 'Burbs' (2014) (Video)
mentioned a few times/poster shown
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 1 October 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in discussion of films released in 1985
Through the Devil's Eyes (2014)
mentioned in two conversations
JonTron: Clock Tower (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is seen.
Mousetrap 2 (2014)
The waterslide scene is a homage to the Goonies!
Batman: The Birth of the Modern Blockbuster (2014) (Short)
mentioned once/poster shown
Film '72: Episode dated 26 November 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Antonia Quirke mentions this movie and Anne Ramsey as Mama Fratelli when she reads out some of the viewers' tweets
Best of the Worst: The Star Wars Holiday Special (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions it. Also, photograph is shown.
The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Doug's reaction to his "friends" is that they look like the Goonies, grown up
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Vision Quest (2015) (TV Episode)
Raphael, voiced by Sean Astin, surfaces in an underground cave filled with water and remarks, "So much for finding a hidden pirate ship." This is a reference to Sean's film, The Goonies, in which there was a pirate ship hidden in an underground cave.
Hindsight: The Imaginary Line (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Frank Retires (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Workaholics: Trivia Pursuits (2015) (TV Episode)
DVD seen
RuPaul's Drag Race: Prancing Queens (2015) (TV Episode)
Joshua Eads-Brown says that he cannot dance, "not even the truffle shuffle."
Man Down: The Phant (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Ted 2 (2015)
"Steven Tyler? What the fuck is that? Some kind of weird soccer-mom-looking Goonie monster?"
I Hate Everything, the Search for the Worst: Baby Geniuses (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jake Gyllenhaal/Josh Gad/James Bay (2015) (TV Episode)
Josh Gad mentions the earlier film written by his Pixels (2015) director Chris Columbus
The Voice: Live Semi Final (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Joel and Benji Madden during the highlights of Nathan Hawes' rehearsals.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Josh Brolin/Martin O'Malley/Judd Winick/Abe Laboriel Jr. (2015) (TV Episode)
Josh Brolin talks about being most recognized for his early movie
Face Off: Judgment Day (2015) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Lego Dimensions (2015) (Video Game)
Features the world and characters.
Hell and Back (2015)
Remy calls Augie that fat kid from goonies
Nostalgia Critic: Children of the Corn (2015) (TV Episode)
"But Malachai comes to chase him with his army of Goonies."
Pick Me!: Episode #1.15 (2015) (TV Episode)
Christopher is dressed as Sloth.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Jason Schwartzman/Michelle Dockery/Elle King (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jason Schwartzman
Blackcatloner: Let's Talk Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as a suggestion in the Movie Madness segment.
Portlandia: Going Gray (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Goldbergs: Lainey Loves Lionel (2016) (TV Episode)
Erica likens Barry's clay bust of Lainey to Sloth.
Cooper Barrett's Guide to Surviving Life: How to Survive Your Horrible Landlord (2016) (TV Episode)
Cooper: "It's like watching 'The Goonies' again when you're 20."
The Middle: The Show Must Go On (2016) (TV Episode)
Brick mentions watching "Goonies" in English class.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Emilia Clarke/Darrell Hammond/Geoff Johns/Tim Alexander (2016) (TV Episode)
Geoff Johns mentions that he named his dog after Chunk
Looking: The Movie (2016) (TV Movie)
Patrick mentions the film and Richie impersonates Sloth.
Stranger Things: Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers (2016) (TV Episode)
Dustin being told by Troy to "Do the thing" when he doesn't really want to.
Stranger Things: Chapter Eight: The Upside Down (2016) (TV Episode)
The moment Dustin finds chocolate pudding and shouts back to Mike.
Tosh.0: Sex Doll Repairman (2016) (TV Episode)
Truffle Shuffle mentioned
Big Bad (2016)
The Marion County Boar's fight cheer is "Boars Never Say Die"
Half in the Bag: Stranger Things (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe (2016) (TV Special)
Pete Davidson says Peyton Manning was in the film
Shadowtale (2016) (Short)
South Park: The Damned (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the Member berries
Four in the Morning: Four Christs (2016) (TV Episode)
Mitzi mentions the movie by name.
The Colors of Hope and Wonder (2016) (Short)
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life: Fall (2016) (TV Episode)
Lorelai says 'I hate nature', a well known line from this movie
The Bet: Episode #1.1 (2016) (TV Episode)
Title is referenced
Supernatural: Lily Sunder Has Some Regrets (2017) (TV Episode)
One-Eyed Willy mentioned.
Riverdale: Chapter Two: A Touch of Evil (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned by name
Legends of Tomorrow: Aruba (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Nate.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Cry Wilderness (2017) (TV Episode)
"Goonies never say die!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Goonies never say die!"
The Rack Pack (2017)
homage to some scenes


The Black Pirate (1926)
The film footage of the pirate sliding down the sail using a knife is footage of Douglas Fairbanks in The Black Pirate
Captain Blood (1935)
the movie playing on tv in the basement
The Sea Hawk (1940)
Scene on the television of pirates swinging on ropes is from this film
Some Like It Hot (1959)
The black and white movie that Mouth watches on his TV in the first scene
Hyper Olympic (1983) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film
Cliff Hanger (1983) (Video Game)
The arcade game you see Chunk playing in the Pizza place at the beginning of the film
Eight Arms to Hold You (1985) (Video)
Music video for the Goon Squad song.

Featured in 

The Making of 'The Goonies' (1985) (TV Short)
Shows film clips from this movie.
Cyndi Lauper: The Goonies 'R' Good Enough (1985) (TV Movie)
clips shown
Citizen Steve (1987) (Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Troldspejlet: Episode #27.8 (2002) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
I Love the '80s: 1985 (2002) (TV Episode)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
The Irate Gamer: Goonies 2 (NES) (2007) (TV Episode)
Chris says he loved this film so much he bought the game, References to the game being a sequel to this film and Footage Shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shutter Island/The Ghost Writer/Happy Tears (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip given as a tribute to Mary Allen Trainer's acting career
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Science Fiction Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett's Movie Gadgets segment
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Toy Story 3/Cyrus/Jonah Hex (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage of Josh Brolin's early movie career
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Knight and Day/I Am Love/The Killer Inside Me (2010) (TV Episode)
James McAvoy's #5 Favorite Film
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Especial Scope (2010) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.148 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clip of Josh Brolin's first film, in the bicycle-convertible scene
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
The Goldbergs: Goldbergs Never Say Die! (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown, and Adam watches the movie on VHS.
The Greatest 80s Movies (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 4 in the Countdown
The 87th Annual Academy Awards (2015) (TV Special)
Footage in the opening theme "Moving Pictures"
Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015)
Harry Knowles compares the subjects to the protagonists; clip shown
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Connie Britton/Rita Ora/Unknown Mortal Orchestra (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip of Sloth being offered the Baby Ruth candy bar
Honest Trailers: Labyrinth (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Being George Clooney (2016)
clip shown

Spoofed in 

Poonies (1985) (Video)
A Princesa Xuxa e os Trapalhões (1989)
Zakaling creates a punching boxing glove identical to Data's.
Not Another Teen Movie (2001)
the girl on the toilet and the breaking of the sewage pipes is straight out of The Goonies
Family Guy: Breaking Out Is Hard to Do (2005) (TV Episode)
While in the sewer, the Griffins run into the goonies and Peter makes Chunk do the truffle shuffle.
Save the Forest (2005)
Costumes and ending spoofs the ending of 'The Goonies'
Drawn Together: A Tale of Two Cows (2006) (TV Episode)
Toot does the Truffle Shuffle.
Family Guy: Hell Comes to Quahog (2006) (TV Episode)
Meg has to bring a Baby Ruth to Sloth held underneath the Superstore USA. News Caster Diane uses the tagline
Code Monkeys: The Secret of 4-20 (2008) (TV Episode)
"A Stonie always gets high" is a spoof of "A Goonie never dies."
Robot Chicken: I'm Trapped (2008) (TV Episode)
Sloth becomes a little too friendly
Family Guy: Stew-Roids (2009) (TV Episode)
Peter mentions One-Eyed-Willy
Bob's Burgers: The Belchies (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference; the kids searching for lost treasure underground mirrors the plot of Goonies, and they reunite with their parents at the beach, just like in the movie; Cindy Lauper sings a parody of "Goonies are Good Enough".
Regular Show in Space: The Christmas Special (2012) (TV Episode)
The characters travel in a cave filled with obstacles.
The Goldbergs: Goldbergs Never Say Die! (2014) (TV Episode)
Goonies spoof episode.
Regular Show in Space: Gamers Never Say Die (2015) (TV Episode)
Mordecai and Rigby's quest is based on the hunt for One-Eye Willy's treasure
The Funhouse Massacre (2015)
Spoofs the 'I hate nature' scene.

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