Tommy Boy (1995) Poster



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Bambi (1942)
Tommy says "we just killed bambi"
The Little Rascals (1955) (TV Series)
Tommy asks Richard who his favorite Little Rascal is
The Twilight Zone (1959) (TV Series)
A character mentions it
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) (TV Series)
Richard does a Johnny Carson impersonation while drinking in the car.
Gilligan's Island (1964) (TV Series)
Kids call Tommy Gilligan while he's playing with his dinghy.
Daktari (1966) (TV Series)
The Brady Bunch (1969) (TV Series)
Young Tommy's lunchbox at the beginning of the movie.
Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971)
When Tommy and Paul go cow tipping Tommy calls them Pretty Maids All in a row
10 (1979)
When Beverly (Bo Derek) gets out of the pool Tommy says to his dad "She's a 10"
Scanners (1981)
Richard mentions by name.
The Smurfs (1981) (TV Series)
American Gladiators (1989) (TV Series)
Mention by name. Diner waitress asks customers if the would rather watch "Gladiators" or the news.
Free Willy (1993)

Referenced in 

Black Sheep (1996)
Chris Farley uses the same football play with the kids at the youth center -- "32 belly option" -- as he did when he went cow-tipping in Tommy Boy. Also the same car Chris Farley and David Spade drive in Tommy Boy can be seen parked in front of the Rec Center.
3rd Rock from the Sun: Frozen Dick (1996) (TV Episode)
Poster in the video store.
Saturday Night Live: Teri Hatcher/Dave Matthews Band (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on 'Spade in America'
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
An audience member's wrong answer to a trivia question.
Early Edition: Psychic (1997) (TV Episode)
Chuck says that he watched the movie three times.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror VIII (1997) (TV Episode)
Homer watches this at the cinema.
Blood (1997) (Video Game)
Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Eagle-Eye Cherry (1998) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during cold opening
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999) (TV Special)
David Spade mentions Tommy Boy
Cabin Fever: Beneath the Skin (2004) (Video)
mentionned once
50 First Dates (2004)
Callahan Institute, funded out of Sandusky ohio
Joan of Arcadia: Vanity, Thy Name Is Human (2004) (TV Episode)
Adam brings the film over to the Girardi house to watch with Joan.
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
Harold and Kumar are driving and listening to music, which they're reluctant to sing to, just the same as Tommy and Richard are before they fight on the road.
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (2005) (TV Special)
Poster visible in opeing montage
Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Jack Johnson (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
Dinner for Five: Episode #4.5 (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade (2005) (TV Special)
Referenced on the Hollywood Minute
Hot Fuzz (2007)
Two leads driving the squad car with the swan in the center back of the vehicle.
The King of Queens: Mild Bunch (2007) (TV Episode)
cover in video store
Parks and Recreation: The Reporter (2009) (TV Episode)
Ron refers to Tom as "Tommy Boy."
Cleanflix (2009)
DVD cover
Family Guy: Jerome Is the New Black (2009) (TV Episode)
Stewie says that he thought his knocking on the TV screen while watching this movie is what made Chris Farley fall down the hill (he got one Chris Farley movie mixed up with another)..
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.76 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "I'm Sorry Dave"
How I Met Your Mother: The Exploding Meatball Sub (2011) (TV Episode)
Ted and Zoey are watching the movie on television.
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Audio of Rob Lowe's "Did you eat a lot of paint chips when you were a kid?" line is used.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: David Spade/Tom Papa/Plain White T's/'The Voice' Finalists (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that David Spade was in the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.6 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that David Spade was in the film
Jeopardy!: 2013 Tournament of Champions Quarterfinal Game 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "The Late, Great Comedian" category
Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards: Reloaded (2013) (Video Game)
Larry - "Holy Schnikes!"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.173 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that David Spade was in the film
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark Schlereth lists his top 5 movies since 1986
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 26 September 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
The Daily Show: Patrick Stewart (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stewart
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.19 (2014) (TV Episode)
Michelle Monaghan mentions the title character.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 20 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
title mentioned by Mike Golic
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 21 April 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
part of "room service" scene is heard
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 12 June 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
The Cinema Snob: Ghosts Can't Do It (2015) (TV Episode)
"Can you believe they put the future of the company in Tommy's hands?"


Featured in 

Biography: Chris Farley: Reckless Laughter (2002) (TV Episode)
Contains various scenes of Chris Farley and David Spade.
I Love the '90s: Part Deux (2005) (TV Series)
Footage from this is featured.
Growing Up Farley (2005) (Video)
clips shown
'Tommy Boy': Behind the Laughter (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Just the Two of Us (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Stories from the Side of the Road (2005) (Video)
clips shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Last Exorcism/Piranha 3D/Vampires Suck (2010) (TV Episode)
Screenplay Cliche segment
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Whip My Hair (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip used in review.
I Am Chris Farley (2015)
Clips of the movie are shown.
TruInside: Tommy Boy (2016) (TV Episode)
References and clips throughout episode


Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Flashdance (1983)

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