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Followed by 

Mallrats (1995)
Chasing Amy (1997)
Dogma (1999)
Clerks (2000) (TV Series)
Clerks: The Lost Scene (2004) (Video)
Clerks II (2006)

Spin-off 

Clerks. (1995) (TV Movie)
Clerks (2000) (TV Series)
The Flying Car (2002) (TV Short)
Jay and Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie (2013)
The Jay and Silent Bob characters

References 

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Last Picture Show (1971)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Chinatown (1974)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Starsky and Hutch (1975) (TV Series)
When Dante and Randel are fleeing the funeral home, Randel fails at his attempt to slide across the hood of Dante's car.
Jaws (1975)
Randal plays 'Jaws' with nachos and salsa, saying 'We're gonna need a bigger boat'.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Bad News Bears (1976)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977) (TV Series)
Jay calls Snowball "Grizzly Adams".
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Poster is shown in a video store.
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Diff'rent Strokes (1978) (TV Series)
Dante speaks Lyrics from the theme song for Different Strokes
Apocalypse Now (1979)
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Alien (1979)
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Rocky II (1979)
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...And Justice for All. (1979)
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Meteor (1979)
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Being There (1979)
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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Dante and Randal talk about this film.
The Blues Brothers (1980)
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Excalibur (1981)
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Heavy Metal (1981)
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An American Werewolf in London (1981)
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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
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Blade Runner (1982)
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My Favorite Year (1982)
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First Blood (1982)
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The Compleat Beatles (1982) (Video)
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Best Friends (1982)
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Spring Break (1983)
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Star Wars: Episode VI - The Return of the Jedi (1983)
Dante and Randal talk about this film.
Superman III (1983)
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Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)
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Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Randal says "There's no time for love, Dr. Jones."
Ghostbusters (1984)
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Bachelor Party (1984)
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The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
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The Breakfast Club (1985)
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Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
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Fletch (1985)
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Beer (1985)
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The Hitcher (1986)
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
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Aliens (1986)
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Nothing in Common (1986)
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Blue Velvet (1986)
Jays Line "I'll Fuck Anything that Moves"
Children of a Lesser God (1986)
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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
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The Stepfather (1987)
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Evil Dead II (1987)
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Creepshow 2 (1987)
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Matewan (1987)
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Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
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The Untouchables (1987)
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Predator (1987)
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Full Metal Jacket (1987)
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Near Dark (1987)
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Baby Boom (1987)
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The Last Emperor (1987)
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The Hidden (1987)
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Bagdad Cafe (1987)
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Empire of the Sun (1987)
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Broadcast News (1987)
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Brain Damage (1988)
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American Gothic (1988)
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Vice Versa (1988)
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Beetlejuice (1988)
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Above the Law (1988)
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Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
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Big (1988)
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Funny Farm (1988)
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Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988)
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
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Jesse (1988) (TV Movie)
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Heathers (1988)
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
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Talk Radio (1988)
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The 'Burbs (1989)
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
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Dead Calm (1989)
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Say Anything... (1989)
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Do the Right Thing (1989)
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Batman (1989)
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Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)
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Roger & Me (1989)
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Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
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Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989)
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Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
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Christmas Vacation (1989)
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
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Bird on a Wire (1990)
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Navy Seals (1990)
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Darkman (1990)
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Tiny Toon Adventures (1990) (TV Series)
Dante mention the TV show.
State of Grace (1990)
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Predator 2 (1990)
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Hamlet (1990)
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Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991)
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Drop Dead Fred (1991)
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What About Bob? (1991)
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Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Jungle Fever (1991)
When Randal first enters the conveince store he shuffles in imitating Samuel L. Jackson's shuffle at the end of Jungle Fever.
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
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Let Him Have It (1991)
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Dogfight (1991)
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Cold Heaven (1991)
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All I Want for Christmas (1991)
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Where Sleeping Dogs Lie (1991)
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Cape Fear (1991)
Poster is shown in a video store.
Kafka (1991)
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Hook (1991)
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The Last Boy Scout (1991)
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JFK (1991)
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Enya: Moonshadows (1991) (Video)
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Kuffs (1992)
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Article 99 (1992)
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Basic Instinct (1992)
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City of Joy (1992)
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Deep Cover (1992)
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Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
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Far and Away (1992)
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Encino Man (1992)
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Class Act (1992)
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HouseSitter (1992)
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Unlawful Entry (1992)
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Boomerang (1992)
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A League of Their Own (1992)
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Cool World (1992)
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A Stranger Among Us (1992)
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Death Becomes Her (1992)
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Diggstown (1992)
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Rapid Fire (1992)
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Knock Outs (1992)
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
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Guncrazy (1992)
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Husbands and Wives (1992)
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Innocent Blood (1992)
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Under Siege (1992)
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Consenting Adults (1992)
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Passenger 57 (1992)
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Love Potion No. 9 (1992)
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The Firm (1993)
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Referenced in 

Blue in the Face (1995)
"Have you ever...? No! ...yes, I did. You have???" scene
Mallrats (1995)
Swingers (1996)
Scream (1996)
VHS tape seen on shelf.
Chasing Amy (1997)
Violet's Visit (1997)
movie poster in cinema scene
Bad Business (1997)
Stepmom (1998)
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
In the supermarket scene near the start of the film, you hear in the background, the line "You're Rick Derris?". This is taken from Kevin Smith's 1994 film Clerks. (1994).
Dogma (1999)
The clerk at the gun store where Loki looks to purchase a weapon for his killing spree. Also, at the end of the movie, Jay suggests to go to 'Quick Stop', which is the convenience store from Clerks.
Human Traffic (1999)
A poster is visible in Jip's bedroom.
Detroit Rock City (1999)
Uses the same line as Randal uses in Clerks, "Shit or get off the pot"
Cold Hearts (1999)
Scream 3 (2000)
Boys Don't Cry (2000)
Poster in background.
Lips to Lips (2000)
Vulgar (2000)
Chasing Kevin (2000) (Short)
Film Club (2000) (Short)
The "Fight Club" members chant, "His name was Silent Bob."
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
There are several references to the first film, including the #37 firetruck, Randal's line "You're not supposed to be here today", and more.
Civilization III (2001) (Video Game)
Occasionally the trade advisor will say, "I'm not even supposed to BE here today!"
Dog Eat Dog (2002) (Short)
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) (Video Game)
Comic Book Villains (2002) (Video)
One of the patrons in the comic shop is wearing a Clerks T-Shirt
Run Leia Run (2003) (Short)
Moby Presents: Alien Sex Party (2003)
features brian o'halloran clerking in the quickstop. scene is in black&white for appropriateness.
The Simpsons: Three Gays of the Condo (2003) (TV Episode)
in one scene, Homer calls Maggie "Silent Bob"
Surf (2004) (Video)
In the Segment "Comfort Eagle": Nails Cigarettes Poster seen in Big Lots.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Burning Annie (2004)
Freak Out (2004)
Clerks: The Lost Scene (2004) (Video)
Alyssa asks Dante why he smells like shoe polish, a running gag from this movie
'Clerks' 10th Anniversary Q & A (2004) (Video)
The subject of this feature is the reunion of the original Clerks cast ten years later.
Strongbad_email.exe (2004) (Video)
In "Techno", Strong Bad's email comes from "Silent J", a play on "Jay and Silent Bob"
Degrassi: The Next Generation: Goin' Down the Road: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Guest star Kevin Smith (portraying himself) flirts with & attempts to seduce Caitlin Ryan, the character for whom he named Caitlin Bree in "Clerks"
Breakfast of Imbeciles (2005) (Video)
Character name "Ben Smith" pays homage to Screeching Weasel's singer and Clerks director Kevin Smith
My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
mentioned in song lyrics
Joey: Joey and the Big Break: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Joey
Joey: Joey and the Big Break: Part 2 (2005) (TV Episode)
Poster on Kevin Smith's wall.
The Worst Horror Movie Ever Made (2005) (Video)
The "snowball" oral sex reference from Clerks is referenced in this movie.
Batman Heroes: Batman (2005) (Video)
Kevin Smith's caption reads "Writer/Director, CLERKS."
Batman Returns Heroes: Alfred (2005) (Video)
Kevin Smith's caption reads "Writer/Director, CLERKS."
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Scrubs: My Way Home (2006) (TV Episode)
JD's continued line "I'm not even supposed to be here today!"
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
Kevin Smith introduced as director of this movie
Fearless (2006)
Referee Randall and Bell Boy Dante
The Sasquatch Gang (2006)
Sophie calls her battle axe "The Berzerker"
Another Gay Movie (2006)
The DVD cover can be seen as Andy files movies.
Clerks II (2006)
There are several references to the first film, including the #37 firetruck, Randal's line "You're not supposed to be here today", and more.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.200 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Indie 5" category
Catch and Release (2006)
Kevin Smith's character wears many shirts with the number "37" (a reference to the "37 dicks" discussion in his first movie)
Gears of War (2006) (Video Game)
Players can earn a "My Love for You Is Like a Truck" achievement when they defeat the Berserker creature on a Hardcore difficulty level. This line is taken from the lyrics of the song "Berserker" as sung by Jay's Russian cousin in the film Clerks.
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: When Yami Met Sally (2006) (TV Episode)
Kaiba mentions it
An Evening with Kevin Smith 2: Evening Harder (2006) (Video)
Mentioned by Kevin and audience members.
Back to the Well: 'Clerks II' (2006) (Video)
original film
2 Days in Paris (2007)
In both films a woman talks to his boyfriend abouts her ex lovers and oral sex.
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
on shelf in video store
Redacted (2007)
Character quotes a scene from the film
Family Guy: Movin' Out (Brian's Song) (2007) (TV Episode)
Chris and his co-worker talk about various movies during their job just like in the film Clerks and its sequel
Kevin Smith: Sold Out - A Threevening with Kevin Smith (2008) (Video)
Mentioned in dialogue
Ninjas vs. Zombies (2008)
Character of "Randall" named after Randall from Clerks
Something Remote (2009)
dialog quoted in non-spoofing way
The Blunt Diaries (2009) (Short)
Many Clerk references are made while the character's are smoking.
At the Movies: Episode #6.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David in a review of Zack and Miri Make a Porno as the first movie directed by Kevin Smith when he compares the similarities of their plots.
The Recycled Movie (2009) (Video)
the use of the number 37
Official Rejection (2009)
Interviewed our cast and kevin smith with questions about Clerks
One Minutes (2009)
Style referenced in in-car banter banter sequence
Family Guy: We Love You Conrad (2009) (TV Episode)
Brian trips and hurts a waiter who says "I wasn't even supposed to be here today." This is a reference to Dante's repeated line in Clerks.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Hurt Locker/My Sister's Keeper/Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen says "Passenger Side" reminded her of this movie.
Degrassi Goes Hollywood (2009) (TV Movie)
poster
Sweatshop (2009)
Snowballing mentioned
Defective Man! (2009)
"the Lon Cheney of the aquatic world"
Stuck Like Chuck (2009)
Charlie tells Rob about his love of Kevin Smith/Clerks.
Hauv (2009) (Short)
Talking on the corner wasnt invented by Jersey boys.
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Bedrock (2010) (TV Episode)
A picture of Jay and Silent Bob is seen.
Psych: Mr. Yin Presents (2010) (TV Episode)
When Juliet and Lassiter are trying to get into the warehouse, the camera pans over and Shawn and Gus are standing just like Jay and Silent Bob.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.131 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Movies' Alternate Endings"
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Kevin Smith: Too Fat for 40! (2010) (TV Movie)
Discussed many times by Kevin Smith.
Tosh.0: Philly Taze Fan (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Tosh
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.204 (2011) (TV Episode)
Kevin Smith says that "Red State" is not a comedy like the film
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)
Kevin Smith's title card mentions him being the director of this movie.
The Human Spider II (Full Sequence) (2011) (Short)
Spoony wears a Clerks T-shirt.
21 Jump Street (2012)
Number 37 is mentioned multiple times in the movie
Brows Held High: Primer (2012) (TV Episode)
The budget for Primer was lower than the budget for this film.
The Cinema Snob: They Saved Hitler's Brain (2012) (TV Episode)
"These deleted scenes from Clerks are really all over the place."
Hit and Run (2012)
Nonchalant conversation about a job as a mopper at a nudie booth
Face Off: Supermobile (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Small Town Kevin (2012) (Short)
Stan, the clerk says "I wasn't even supposed to be here today."
The Twelve Steps of Jason Mewes: Get Greedo (2013) (Short)
Opening scene shots of jason in bed and telephone ringing.
Saturday (2013) (Short)
Mentioned that this film is an influence of "Saturday"
King of the Nerds: Supernerds (2013) (TV Episode)
Curtis Armstrong mentions the main characters, Jay and Silent Bob, in this movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.139 (2013) (TV Episode)
Kevin Smith talks about an incident where some guys recognized Jason Mewes as "that dude from 'Clerks'"
Orange Is the New Black: Fucksgiving (2013) (TV Episode)
Mendez calls Norma "Silent Bob".
Safe and Sound Video Remix (2013) (Video)
Footage Shown
Bros Before Hos (2013)
Reenacts the porn-listing scene
Polar (2013) (Short)
The writer's favorite movie is "Clerks". Everyone of his screenplays references the number 37 as a throwback to that film.
Doc of the Dead (2014)
Mentioned
A Tale of Two Sillies (2014)
A few shout outs are made to this great 90's film.
Futility (2014)
narative homage
Shooting Clerks (2015)
The production of Clerks is featured heavily

Featured in 

Snowball Effect: The Story of 'Clerks' (2004) (Video)
It's a documentary of the making of Clerks.
I Love the '90s: Part Deux: 1994 (2005) (TV Episode)
Footage from this is featured.
Reel Paradise (2005)
a film clip of this film is in Paradise Reel
Fuck (2005)
Features clip from the movie
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
In poll, clips shown
The Distressed Watcher: Dear Kevin Smith (2010) (TV Episode)
briefly talks about the movie
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Town/I'm Still Here/Easy A (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett's #3 Movie Slut
Brows Held High: Slacker (2011) (TV Episode)
Kevin Smith was inspired by Slacker to make this.
Star Wars Spoofs (2011) (Video)
The "Stormtrooper personal politics" discussion is featured.
Brows Held High: Tiny Furniture (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown

Spoofed in 

Plump Fiction (1997)
Tainted (1998)
Chasing Kevin (2000) (Short)
The Powerpuff Girls (2002)
Jay and Silent Bob are caricatured, and Bob is called 'Jamie.'
Creepy Tales: Girls Night Out (2003)
parody characters of Jay and Silent Bob (who hang in front of a business selling drugs)
My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
Includes a clerk character and spoofs this film
Hooking Up (2009)
Dr. Jordan says "thirty seven," when Michelle gets 37 points playing Scrabble. This is a reference to the iconic scene in Clerks in which Brian O'Halloran playing Dante has a conversation with his girlfriend about the number 37.
Clerks XXX: A Porn Parody (2013) (Video)
Adult parody of the film.
Anime Abandon: Macross Plus: Part II (2013) (TV Episode)
Bill Rogers and Shin imitate Jay and Silent Rob

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