Kingpin (1996) Poster



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Psycho (1960)
The Hustler (1961)
He's what we call a born loser

Referenced in 

Shadow Warrior (1997) (Video Game)
The horny old lady quotes Woody Harrelsons landlady
Welcome to Hollywood (1998)
A person Nick is asked to talk to via Adam dealt with the making of Dumb and Dumber and Kingpin as the casting director
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000) (Video)
The fridge sequence.
HBO First Look: Being 'Shallow Hal' (2001) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
Fantastic Four (2005)
Johnny plays the same 'applying shaving foam to someone's face whilst their asleep' trick to Ben.
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
The Office: Branch Closing (2006) (TV Episode)
This movie is mentioned as being about bowling.
Zombieland (2009)
Woody Harrelson's character loves the films of Bill Murray, his Kingpin co-star.
Tosh.0: Perfect Game Bowler (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Drew Barrymore/Peter and Bobby Farrelly/Johnny Marr (2014) (TV Episode)
Drew Barrymore mentions the title and Ernie McCracken
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.8 (2014) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Movie Title Recreations" category
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.26 (2015) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Master Thespians" category
Nostalgia Critic: Osmosis Jones (2015) (TV Episode)
a good Farrelly Brothers movie

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: The Best Films of 1996 (1997) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. Appears on Gene Siskel's list of ten best films of the year.
A League of Ordinary Gentlemen (2004)
Some clips are shown.
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.


The Hustler (1961)
The Graduate (1967)
The Jeffersons (1975) (TV Series)
Caddyshack (1980)
Cheers (1982) (TV Series)
The Natural (1984)
Witness (1985)

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