Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) Poster


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The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The a cappella music montage over her sleeping face as she awakens from her fantasy
Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
Michael refers to the title while referring to Peggy Sue
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Married with Children: Peggy Sue Got Work (1987) (TV Episode)
title reference
Peggy Sue (1987) (Video)
Porn parody
Moonlighting: Maddie Hayes Got Married (1988) (TV Episode)
title reference
Siskel & Ebert: The Movies That Made Us Critics (1988) (TV Episode)
In his discussion of "The Last Tango in Paris" (1972), Gene Siskel mentions two movies (including this one) that deal with returning to the past.
Seinfeld: The Smelly Car (1993) (TV Episode)
on shelf in video store
Serial Mom (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998) (TV Special)
Donnie Darko (2001)
ballet uniforms modeled after prom dress
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius: The Great Egg Heist/The Feud (2004) (TV Episode)
Sheen makes a reference to this movie by saying to Peggy ''Tsu'' "Do you think she is married?"
The Dream Studio (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
South Park: Fantastic Easter Special (2007) (TV Episode)
When the Hare Club For Men begin their ceremony they each dip an easter egg and ring a handbell, similarly to a mason lodge sequence in Peggy Sue Got Married
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $10,000 question
Zurück zum Glück (2010) (TV Movie)
The main character travels in the own past and fixes bad things in the own life, Ines tells about the future 20 years in advance, like Peggy Sue did in the older movie,
The Cinema Snob: Las Vegas Bloodbath (2010) (TV Episode)
"So Charlie Bodell ties her down..."
Conan: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo on Her Face Who Was Unemployable (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Conan and Simon Helberg during his interview
The Story of the Swimmer (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
BoJack Horseman: Yesterdayland (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: Why Do Good Directors Go Bad? (2016) (TV Episode)
among films directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Manhunter: Courting a Killer - An Interview with Joan Allen (2016) (Video)
mentioned as an early role for Joan Allen


American Bandstand (1952) (TV Series)

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: The Best Films of 1986 (1987) (TV Episode)
Siskel's #5 pick; Ebert's #9 pick.
The 44th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1987) (TV Special)
The 59th Annual Academy Awards (1987) (TV Special)
Siskel & Ebert: Jim Carrey: Class Clown (1998) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Scream: The Inside Story (2011) (TV Movie)
Richard Potter mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.


Deliverance (1972)
the famous arm-behind-neck scene is spoofed

Spoofed in 

Sledge Hammer!: Wild About Hammer (1987) (TV Episode)
Video "Peggy Sue got murdered"

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