Out of Africa (1985) Poster



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Edited into 

A Song of Africa (2000) (Video)
clips shown


Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919)
The tale of the Chinese man in Limehouse named Cheng Huan

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Jay Leno/The Neville Brothers (1986) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during The Further Adventures of Biff and Salena
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Father Guido Sarducci/Siskel & Ebert/Robin Barnett (1986) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert predicts that the movie will win the Best Picture Oscar
Saturday Night Live: George Wendt and Francis Ford Coppola/Philip Glass (1986) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned on Weekend Update
Saturday Night Live: Catherine Oxenberg and Paul Simon/Ladysmith Black Mambazo (1986) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in Tommy Flanagan sketch
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
There is a poster for the film aboard the MCA Home Video ship.
Zeg 'ns Aaa: Opwindend (1988) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Annie in KoJo Video store
Havana: Featurette (1990) (Video)
This earlier film also directed by Havana's director Sydney Pollack is referred to.
The Golden Girls: Melodrama (1991) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
The Player (1992)
In the opening shot, screenwriter Patricia Resnick pitches a movie by describing it as "'Out of Africa' meets 'Pretty Woman'."
Siskel & Ebert: Sneakers/Where the Day Takes You/Husbands and Wives/Wind/Swoon (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Husbands and Wives" review.
Saturday Night Live: Jeff Goldblum/Aerosmith (1993) (TV Episode)
Video box on shelf in Karl's Video Store
The Nanny: Here Comes the Brood (1993) (TV Episode)
In reference to C.C.'s safari-like outfit, Niles says, "Well, look who's out of Africa".
Pelotazo nacional (1993)
The movie is mentioned in a conversation
Okavango: The Wild Frontier: (Get Me) Out of Africa (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Nanny: A Fine Friendship (1995) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the movie by name.
Father Ted: Entertaining Father Stone (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the story Dougal tells Ted at the hospital
ER: A Miracle Happens Here (1995) (TV Episode)
"I had a farm in Africa" (said like Meryl Streep)
Chicago Hope: Out of Africa (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Leech Woman (1997) (TV Episode)
Title spoken
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Parts: The Clonus Horror (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom (singing): "I'm All 'Out of Africa'"
Love in Another Town (1997) (TV Movie)
Mary Kay Place's character mentioned they should watch "Out of Africa"
Unter uns: Episode #1.1021 (1999) (TV Episode)
Rebecca mentions the movie.
The Book That Wrote Itself (1999)
talked about in the movie
The Junkies (2000) (Short)
Pieniadze to nie wszystko (2001)
title mentioned
Gilmore Girls: P.S. I Lo... (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Lorelai
Universal Studios Theme Parks Adventure (2001) (Video Game)
One of Winnie Woodpecker's questions in her trivia game askes what did Denys give to Karen.
Everybody Loves Raymond: The First Time (2002) (TV Episode)
Debra rents the film in a 1980s flashback
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Damaged (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by rental store patron.
What I Like About You: Girls Night Out (2003) (TV Episode)
Val mentions this by name.
ER: Out of Africa (2003) (TV Episode)
title reference
Karen Blixen: Out of This World (2005)
The documentary tells the story behind the movie. Meryl Streep participates in both.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade (2005) (TV Special)
Cover on shelf in 'Karl's Video
Na plovárne: Na plovárne s Terry Gilliamem (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Terry Gilliam.
Naturally, Sadie: In or Out of Africa (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007) (Video)
mentioned once
The Making of Rogue (2008) (Video)
This film is mentioned in relation to the epic landscape aesthetic envisioned for 'Rogue'.
Samantha Who?: Out of Africa (2008) (TV Episode)
title reference
Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous (2008)
mentioned in dialogue
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Theme music was played during In Memoriam segment.
Skins: Thomas (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Castle: Hedge Fund Homeboys (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Kate when Rick compares her lying to a suspect to Meryl Streep
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.160 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $16,000 question
Kenya; A Land Waiting to Be Explored (2009) (Short)
There's a scene about filming locations both films have common
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.91 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of the Final Jeopardy! clue in the category "Early Man"
The Cleveland Show: The Curious Case of Jr. Working at the Stool (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.144 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Meryl Streep Movie Roles"
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.13 (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger's 1985 review of the film is shown during the closing credits
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
The film is for sale on DVD in Alice's pharmacy.
Rizzoli & Isles: Throwing Down the Gauntlet (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jane
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 7 June 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike Golic
August: Osage County (2013)
Book is seen on shelf while other characters are awaiting Meryl Streep's arrival.
Brows Held High: Yeelen (2013) (TV Episode)
another film set in the heart of Africa
Uvda: Episode #20.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as a Sydney Pollack film and poster is shown
The Carrie Diaries: Under Pressure (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Carrie
De Avond van de Filmmuziek (2014) (TV Movie)
Part of soundtrack played
Coming In (2014)
mentioned in dialogue
500 Questions: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "'80s Films" category
A Month of Sundays (2015)
Mention of actress Meryl Streep and the line of dialogue: ". . . I had a farm in Africa".
Sisters (2015)
Poster is seen
500 Questions: Episode #2.1 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Movies" category
The Oscars (2017) (TV Special)
mentioned by Jimmy Kimmel while talking about Meryl Streep
¿Dónde estabas entonces?: 1984 (2018) (TV Episode)

Featured in 

The 58th Annual Academy Awards (1986) (TV Special)
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
The Universal Story (1996) (TV Movie)
clip shown
Survivor: The First 21 Days (2001) (TV Episode)
Lex and another contestant watch it on movie screen
Saturn in Opposition (2007)
seen playing on TV
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage

Spoofed in 

In and Out of Africa (1986)
porn parody
Quest for Glory III: Wages of War (1992) (Video Game)
One of the books in Kreesha's library is titled "Out of East Fricana".
The Critic: Out of Africa, Silence Of The Lambs, On the Waterfront (2001) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip from the film
The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) (TV Special)
Home on the Range (2004)
Both movies start with an off voice saying "I had a farm"
Documentary Now!: Mr. Runner Up: My Life as an Oscar Bridesmaid, Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "White Love in Rhodesia"

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