La Bamba (1987)
Connie says, "I feel like I just got mauled by King Kong!"
Ritchie is introduced at the Cowboy Palace as "Ricky Ricardo Valenzuela."
Los Lobos' video for the title track won "Best Video from a Film"
After Steve McMichael hit the Tombstone Piledriver on Chavo Guerrero Jr., Bobby Heenan said, "So much for La Bamba."
Referenced by name
Nicole mentions the film.
Shawn (imitating Bob/Esai Morales) screams, "Ritchie!"
Mentioned by the male A-hole
Mentioned in dialogue.
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Bands in Movies"
When Frankie falls to his knees screaming, "Richie!", it mirrors the end of La Bamba
Mentioned by Helen.
mentioned in dialogue
David says that he thought one of the guards in Chacon's compound had been in La Bamba.
Referenced in the Blizzard Man sketch
A clip of Dick Clark introducing Ritchie Valens on "American Bandstand" is shown.
features clips from the film
Clips shown in a segment on the song La Bamba.
Erotic takeoff on the title