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Happy Gilmore (1996) Poster

(1996)

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References 

Frankenstein (1931)
The Price Is Right (1956) (TV Series)
Let's Make a Deal (1963) (TV Series)
The Price Is Right (1972) (TV Series)
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977) (TV Series)
dialogue
Asteroids (1979) (Video Game)
dialogue
Endless Love (1981)
Evil Dead II (1987)
Baywatch (1989) (TV Series)
Uncle Buck (1989)
The Adventures of Pete & Pete: Rangeboy (1993) (TV Episode)
At the driving range, Artie uses a hockey stick to tee off. In "Happy Gilmore," the title character (Adam Sandler) does the same thing.

Referenced in 

Pinky and the Brain: Brain's Bogie/Say What, Earth? (1997) (TV Episode)
Pinky tells a caddy "I hear they're making a casting call for Happy Gilmore 2".
Animaniacs: Hurray for North Hollywood: Part 1 (1998) (TV Episode)
Yakko mentions this film when he talks about people that don't know how to make movies.
Histeria!: Inventors Hall of Fame: Part 1 (1998) (TV Episode)
When Toast thinks J. Robert Oppenheimer talks about Adam Sandler he mentions that he likes this movie
Big Daddy (1999)
Little Nicky (2000)
Sandler's character is taught to play golf by a former golf pro named Chubbs Peterson, who later dies when Happy tries to return the favor by presenting him with the dead crocodile that ate Chubbs' hand, which scared Chubbs and caused him to fall out a window.
King of the Hill: Now Who's the Dummy? (2001) (TV Episode)
This film is mentioned by name
Evolution (2001)
Undergrads: Rivalries (2001) (TV Episode)
flashback in question
Undeclared: The Assistant (2001) (TV Episode)
Eric recalls to Lizzie over the telephone that they rented it on their first date.
Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002)
copies scene on ice rink where male character makes a bet with female over scoring a goal
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
In a heated moment in Happy Gilmore, Adam Sandler gives a memorable line by shouting "ANSWER ME!" which he also gives in Punch Drunk Love in a heated moment when confronting Phillip Hoffman on his business
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) (Video Game)
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
A prisoner mistakes Pauly for Adam Sandler
50 First Dates (2004)
golf swing
Gilmore Girls: You Jump, I Jump, Jack (2004) (TV Episode)
Lorelai refers to Luke's golf game with Richard as an "unhappy Gilmore outing."
Kanye West: College Dropout - Video Anthology (2005) (Video)
In "Jesus Walks", West says "We eat pieces of shit like you for breakfast. Y'all eat pieces of shit?"
Family Guy: Brian Sings & Swings (2006) (TV Episode)
Someone mentions it when they mug Peter.
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.205 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Adam Sandler" category
Robot Chicken: Donkey Punch (2006) (TV Episode)
Adam Sandler movie called "Happy Madison"
The Girls Next Door: House Bunnies (2008) (TV Episode)
a poster for the movie is seen in the Happy Madison office
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.71 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Let's Play Some Golf"
WWE Smackdown!: Episode dated 5 March 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Big Show tells Edge he eats pieces of crap like him for breakfast
Conan: 2011: A Spanx Odyssey (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien introduces actor Adam Sandler and mentions this movie
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.5 (2011) (TV Episode)
Ignatiy mentions that Dennis Dugan directed the film
Bad Movie Beatdown: Grown Ups (2011) (TV Episode)
cataloguing Adam Sandler's career
Conan: The Announcer Who Died at the End of the Announcement (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Adam Sandler
Jack and Jill (2011)
Allen Covert plays the same bum, Otto.
Nostalgia Critic: Jack (2012) (TV Episode)
Critic jokes about Stanley Kubrick directing this movie.
Tosh.0: Smell Yo Dick (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
The Footy Show: Episode #19.20 (2012) (TV Episode)
After The Footy Show Games segment, Brendon Goddard says that Sam Newman could be Happy Gilmore's manager.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.201 (2012) (TV Episode)
Dan Patrick says that the film was the first Adam Sandler film he was in
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Justin Timberlake says that when he plays in celebrity golf events, he does the "Happy Gilmore thing" and tries to get the gallery to cheer
Wedding Band: I Don't Wanna Grow Up (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Stevie
AniMat's Reviews: Monsters University (2013) (TV Episode)
AniMat says the second act reminded him of this film.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Jack and Jill (2013) (TV Episode)
deems this not bad enough for a review
Toy Story of Terror (2013) (TV Short)
Combat Carl (Carl Weathers) lost his hand to an Iguana, similar to who his character in Happy Gilmore who lost a hand to an alligator.
Nostalgia Critic: Eight Crazy Nights (2013) (TV Episode)
referenced among Sandler's actually funny movies
Hollywood Game Night: Orange Is the New Game Night (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris Colfer mentions this movie by name during the game I Love a Charade
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 12 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in discussion of the greatest characters in sports movies
Workaholics: Brociopath (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Someone Has to Review It!: Blended (2014) (TV Episode)
Film is referenced in review
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 3 September 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike Golic says someone "looks like the guy from Happy Gilmore"
Albatross (2014)
Messing around on the golf course.

Features 

Golf Central (1995) (TV Series)
humor/promotional

Featured in 

Best! Movies! Ever!: Fights (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are featured to illustrate the best movie fight scenes
A Celebration of Bob Barker's 50 Years in Television (2007) (TV Special)
Clip of Barker's appearance
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
"That Last Second Play" segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.66 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Adam Sandler films
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Toy Story 3/Cyrus/Jonah Hex (2010) (TV Episode)
Screenplay cliché: I eat something for breakfast
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.83 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Adam Sandler films
Bad Movie Beatdown: Just Go with It (2013) (TV Episode)
Sandler movie that Film Brain actually kinda likes

Spoofs 

Rocky (1976)
Caddyshack (1980)
The Heavenly Kid (1985)
At the end of heavenly kid, Bobby is waving to the angels that helped him out, where his girlfriend asks "who are you waving at", same thing in Happy Gilmore.
Scrooged (1988)
At the end, Bill Murray's character is waved at by the ghosts who helped him, along the way. Only he sees them, and several have "angel" wings.
Rain Man (1988)

Spoofed in 

The Faculty (1998)
Little Nicky (2000)
WWE Smackdown!: Episode #5.20 (2004) (TV Episode)
Big Show tells Angle he eats pieces of crap like him for breakfast
Shaun the Sheep: Who's the Caddy? (2009) (TV Episode)
Shaun winds up to hit the golf ball like Happy does.

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