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Spun-off from 

Tiny Toon Adventures (1990) (TV Series)
Spin off movie.


The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Plucky asks "Auntie Em is that you?"
Peter Pan (1953)
Not of This Earth (1957)
Babs refers to this movie as well when talking about Byron.
The Sound of Music (1965)
Plucky says "The Von Trapp family, they ain't"
Laugh-In (1967) (TV Series)
Hee Haw (1969) (TV Series)
Deliverance (1972)
There is a dueling banjos scene and the possum resembles the kid in that film.
Superman (1978)
When Buster grabs Babs when they're falling she says "If you've got me who's got you?", shortly afterwards Superman catches them.
1941 (1979)
Plucky raises his skin to flash a pretty woman's leg to get Hampton's car to stop. A girl in the film does that as well.
Banjo the Woodpile Cat (1979) (TV Short)
The possum with the banjo is listed in the credits as "Banjo the Woodpile Possum".
Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)
During the mine ride climax, Babs does a spin-change into clothes reminiscent of Sissy Spacek's portryal of Loretta Lynn in "Coal Miner's Daughter" and performs a brief spoof of the song the movie takes its' name from.
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
The mine shaft scene with Mr. Hitcher is a reference to My Bloody Valentine
First Blood (1982)
John Rambo makes a cameo at the Acme Resort Hotel.
Heathers (1988)
Family Matters (1989) (TV Series)
Urkel is mentioned in one of the gag credits.
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Series)
Elmyra gives a lion a hair cut which resembles Bart Simpson's.

Referenced in 

Tiny Toon Adventures: What Makes Toons Tick (1992) (TV Episode)
Mr. Hitcher from 'How I Spent My Vacation' is in this episode as a robber who steals some cash in a red box.

Featured in 

Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Underrated Nostalgia Classics (2008) (TV Episode)
Featured as the Number 10 spot
Nostalgia Critic: Babes in Toyland (2011) (TV Episode)
Plucky putting up with Hamton's family's singing.
Nostalgia Critic: Nostalgia Critic's Top 11 Adult Jokes We Never Got as Kids (2013) (TV Episode)
a somewhat gross moment takes #9.
Seriesly: Dr. No (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Straight-to-Video Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Ranked at number 4.


Animal Crackers (1930)
"That's bigamy!" "No, that's big-a-ME!"
Frankenstein (1931)
Babs' joke.
It Happened One Night (1934)
Pokes fun at the hitch-hiking scene.
Bright Eyes (1934)
Babs dresses as Shirley Temple as sings "Good Ship Lollipop"
I Love Lucy (1951) (TV Series)
Tonight! (1953) (TV Series)
Hawaii Five-O (1968) (TV Series)
Deliverance (1972)
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and uses his Chainsaw to cut the car seats.
The Barbara Walters Summer Special (1976) (TV Series)
In the scene where Babs walks in on a room full of talk show spoofs, a Barbara Walters character asks an Oprah Winfrey character "What kind of a tree would you be?". That question was used rather infamously in one special where she interviewed Katherine Hepburn.
Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)
Spoof song by Babs.
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
Late Night with David Letterman (1982) (TV Series)
Caricature of David Letterman.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
E.T. and Elliott make a cameo appearance.
Poltergeist (1982)
Towards the end of the movie, we see Babs, Buster and Banjo the Woodpile Possum descending towards Acme Acres. Babs says "Head towards the light".
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Hamton and Plucky share misadventures on there way to HappyWorldLand just as the Grizzwalds in National Lampoon Vacation shared misadventures on the way to WalleyWorld
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
The Minecart chase scene.
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) (TV Series)
Oprah Winfrey is spoofed.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987) (TV Series)
Plucky reads a comic book called "Immature Radioactive Samurai Slugs"
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989) (TV Series)
Caricature of Arsenio Hall.
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)
Mr. Hitcher gets into Hamton's family car and has a mask like Jason.
The Little Mermaid (1989)
When Babs falls into the ocean a mermaid can be seen singing a song called 'Beneath the Ocean'.
Die Hard 2 (1990)
One of the movies playing at the theater is called "Die Hardest".
Arachnophobia (1990)
The movie Fowlmouth takes Shirley to is called "Skunknophobia".
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) (TV Series)
Jay Leno is spoofed.

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