mentioned by name
Miles says "speed it up, Henry, America's switching to "thirtysomething"
The show is mentioned by name.
Crow: "'Thirtysomething'" is coming on; I gotta have some chocolate!"
Mentioned in Thirty Something serial ad
Coach Wilson says the hotel is duller than watching Thirty Something
Joel: "This is kind of looking like 'thirtysomething.'"
Crow: "I'd rather watch 'thirtysomething.'"
Parker says, "I have to get in the way when my sister does a full-frontal 'thirtysomething.'"
Parker lists "the cancellation of 'thirtysomething'" as one of "mankind's greatest catastrophes."
Kelly tells the D'Arcys to go to 'thirtysomething land'.
Mentions that Ken Olin was a cast member on this show. He talks about it.
Was among the few ABC shows talked about in the film
Discusses creation of show.
Listed as one of Ken Olin's credits, listed as one of Paul Haggis's credits, mentioned that Haggis wrote for the show, talk of Paul Haggis being reluctant to cast Olin on EZ Streets after working with him on this show.
Included in a $1,000 question
Referenced in the dialog.
"thirtysomething" is #19.
Showing Drama Shows
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
Michael Steadman is an example of the "Man of the House".
Title is a spoof on this, and the title card spoofs the opening credits.