Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) Poster


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Blue Hawaii (1961)
Lick The Tins sing their version of "Can't Help Falling In Love" from this movie.

Referenced in 

Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Boy Meets Girl (1998) (Short)
Ed: Lloyd (2002) (TV Episode)
Mark compares Warren's relationship with Diane to the film. Also mentions the film.
Dawson's Creek: The Kids Are Alright (2002) (TV Episode)
Joey quotes, "You break her heart, I break your face".
ER: Out of Africa (2003) (TV Episode)
"Some Kind of Wuss" "Isn't that a movie?"
Gilmore Girls: Written in the Stars (2004) (TV Episode)
Lorelai describes a scene from the film while talking about possible date activities with Luke.
Strongbad_email.exe (2004) (Video)
In "Depressio", a poster for this movie can be seen in Strong Sad's room
Laia Laiona (2007) (Short)
Artistic tribute, in homage to...
Gossip Girl: Summer Kind of Wonderful (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.69 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $25,000 question
He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
Characters discuss the film
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.95 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $16,000 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #4.8 (2009) (TV Episode)
incorrect answer to a $250,000 question
Jelly (2010)
mentioned in jelly major part of theme of movie
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day: Will Ferrell & Adam McKay (2010) (TV Episode)
Adam McKay mentions this movie during interview
House M.D.: Carrot or Stick (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue (Jack version)
Bottle Up (2015)
referenced in dialgoue
Night City (2015)
The way Paul is walking on the rail track is almost the exact same way Eric Stoltz does in the opening scene of Some Kind of Wonderful
TruInside: Heathers (2016) (TV Episode)
Name of movie is shown in graphic

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Breakthrough Stars of 1990 (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Retrosexual: The 80's (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Indie Sex: Teens (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
Gigi watches it on TV
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) (TV Special)
clip shown during John Hughes tribute

Spoofed in 

Totally Awesome (2006) (TV Movie)
Charlie's bestfriend likes him, but he likes the popular girl. He even has her drive them around on their date, where he goes to the popular girls ex-boyfriend's house, where it is intended for charlie to be beaten up.
Mack Hanglider (2009)
During a later scene, Rory makes mention of being sued by the Some Kind of Wonderful people for a similar ending taking place.

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