Mitch & Glen Robbins sing the themesong in the mine, comparing theirselves to the Corleone Bros.
Mitch says, "Can I buy a vowel?"
Jon continously talks about his performance in the movie.
"The Legend of Curly Joe Derita's Gold"
Crow: I still like this better than City Slickers II.
Title mentioned during Mary Katherine Gallagher sketch while introducing Jon Lovitz played by Darrell Hammond
Homer mentions that he taped "City Slickers II," but the ending was cut off, and he wonders outl oud, "Was Curly's gold just a legend?"
references the film in a joke
Subject of a $500 question
Veronica tells Arthur Wells, "And while we're searching for Curly's gold, we can look around for where you lost your mind."
makes fun of the way that someone who has died is quickly replaced by his identical twin (same music used in both movies)
The name of this episode is a spoof of this movie's title.