The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) Poster


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Sherlock Jr. (1924)
Min and Bill (1930)
1 hour into the film, in the producer's office, a framed poster hangs on the wall. This poster is for Min and Bill, starring Marie Dressler and Wallace Beery.
Okay, America! (1932)
The film mentioned by the main character Cecilia
Clive of India (1935)
Poster on the wall in the theatre when Cecilia enters it.

Referenced in 

Siskel & Ebert: The Movies That Made Us Critics (1990) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel uses the film to illustrate a point about how audiences interact with movies.
Saturday Night Live: Jeff Daniels/Color Me Badd (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on 'The Chris Farley Show'
Saturday Night Live: Jason Alexander/Peter Gabriel (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Woody Allen fanclub members
Pleasantville (1998)
The Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live (1998) (TV Special)
Mentioned on 'The Chris Farley Show'
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley (1998) (TV Special)
Referenced on the Chris Farley Show
Big Wolf on Campus: Butch Comes to Shove (1999) (TV Episode)
Merton compares his situation with the movie
Scene by Scene: Woody Allen (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Woody.
Family Guy: Brian Does Hollywood (2001) (TV Episode)
one of Brian's porn titles: "The Purple Head of Cairo"
New York at the Movies (2002) (TV Movie)
Boo, Zino & the Snurks (2004)
Fictional characters come off the screen and enter the real world.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.88 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Color Purple" category
Hrysa koritsia: Episode #1.1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 - The Criminal Projective (2008) (Video Game)
Marzipan as Sultry Buttons at one point steals the Purple Nose of Cairo
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.192 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Woody Allen Movie Synopses"
At the Movies: Episode #8.37 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David Stratton in a review of Midnight in Paris as a movie with a similar mood.
The Simpsons: Love Is a Many Splintered Thing (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
West Hollywood Motel (2013)
Mimics a scene from the film.


Top Hat (1935)

Featured in 

Mister Manhattan: Woody Allen (1987) (TV Movie)
Segments from this film are featured in this documentary.
Woody Allen: A Life in Film (2002) (TV Movie)
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Included in opening montage
Woody Allen: A Documentary (2012)
clips shown (scenes with Daniels and FarroW0
71st Golden Globe Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Woody Allen, Cecil B. DeMille award presentation.

Spoofed in 

Demons (1985)
Interactive (1993) (Video)
Story elements.
Get a Horse! (2013) (Short)
Characters come off the screen and into the real world.

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