What About Bob? (1991) Poster


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Remade as 

Deewana Mastana (1997)
Hindi remake
Thenali (2000)
What About Barb? (2017) (TV Movie)
remake of
What About Bob? (TV Movie)
TV version of the movie.


Singin' in the Rain (1952)
The family sings "Singin' in the Rain."

Referenced in 

Home Improvement: What About Bob? (1992) (TV Episode)
title reference
What About Boob? (1993) (Video)
Clerks (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Hannibal (2001)
Undeclared: The Assistant (2001) (TV Episode)
Steven says it "is so awesome."
'Huff': Around the Edges (2004) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Bob the Butler (2005)
When Jacques inquires about Bob to Mr. Butler, he responds, "What about Bob?"
Entourage: What About Bob? (2006) (TV Episode)
episode title reference
The New Adventures of Old Christine: What About Barb? (2006) (TV Episode)
title reference
Reaper: What About Blob (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Reel Thing (2008) (Short)
Video rented by Harrison.
Zombieland (2009)
Wichita references to Bill Murray as "What About Bob" when she's dancing with Columbus.
Cougar Town: Finding Out (2010) (TV Episode)
"What about Bobby?"
Guys with Kids: First Word (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Nick
Home Bound (2014) (Short)
VHS shown
From Stereo to Video (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
The Cinema Snob: The House by the Cemetary (2015) (TV Episode)
"I would make use of the phrase "What About Bob?"
Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List (2015)
Mentioned in dialogue as part of a Bill Murray festival.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 6 August 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Jon Gruden says he loves this movie
New Girl: What About Fred (2016) (TV Episode)
title reference
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Greg and Larry (2016) (TV Episode)
Jake mentions the film.
Casual: The Lake (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jack
Killjoys: Full Metal Monk (2016) (TV Episode)
Although from another galaxy and time, Dav seeks advice about how to control his behaviour from a monk, similar to how Bob Wiley seeks the help of Dr Leo Marvin. Dav then repudiiates the advice quoting the film: "Baby steps, monk. Baby steps."
The House (2017)
Bob says this, and everyone laughs; they explain it's because of the movie


The Brady Bunch (1969) (TV Series)
Good Morning America (1975) (TV Series)

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Soapdish/What About Bob?/Hudson Hawk/Only the Lonely (1991) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for the review. Thumbs down from Siskel; thumbs up from Ebert.
1992 MTV Movie Awards (1992) (TV Special)
Bill Murray was nominated for Best Comedic Performance for this film

Spoofed in 

The Perfect Pair (1991) (Video)
What About Boob? (1993) (Video)

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