The Nutty Professor (1996) Poster


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Followed by 

Version of 

Dr. Pyckle and Mr. Pryde (1925) (Short)
The Nutty Professor (2008) (Video)

Remake of 


Gojira (1954)
Rodan (1956)
Mister Ed (1958) (TV Series)
The Mike Douglas Show (1961) (TV Series)
The Exorcist (1973)
Papa Klump says, "Somebody better call the Exorcist"
The Geraldo Rivera Show (1987) (TV Series)
Roseanne (1988) (TV Series)
Cletus watches the show.
More Winners: Mr Edmund (1990) (TV Movie)
The Montel Williams Show (1991) (TV Series)
Jenny Jones (1991) (TV Series)
Ricki Lake (1992) (TV Series)
Married with Children: The Proposition (1993) (TV Episode)
Mama Klump keeps fainting.

Referenced in 

Moesha: Basket Case (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned at the Den
Friends: The One Where Monica and Richard Are Just Friends (1997) (TV Episode)
Video poster seen in the video store
Moesha: Cold Busted (1997) (TV Episode)
Dread mentions this in the Barbershop
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Mentioned in film.
Saban's Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation: Trusting Dr. Quease (1997) (TV Episode)
Mikey mentions Eddie Murphy as nutty when discussing Dr. Quease.
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates: How Time Flies (1998) (TV Episode)
video box on shelf in video store
True Anal Stories 1 (1998) (Video)
Poster on the wall
Spin City: The Nutty Deputy Mayor (1999) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Directors: The Films of Wes Craven (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Craven.
Beethoven's 3rd (2000) (Video)
VHS seen in the video store
Malcolm in the Middle: Therapy (2000) (TV Episode)
Reese rented the film.
Shrek (2001)
Donkey rants about climbing stairs like Buddy Love did
Six Feet Under: An Open Book (2001) (TV Episode)
Ruth tells Claire she's rented Runaway Bride and The Nutty Professor for them to watch together; later, Ruth complains about the excessive farting in an unseen video they're watching
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Tilbage til Abernes planet (2001) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film
Inside the Actors Studio: Episode #8.5 (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kevin Costner.
The Practice: Small Sacrifices (2002) (TV Episode)
Open reference by a character
Joan of Arcadia: Back to the Garden (2004) (TV Episode)
Joan was watching the film "for the millionth time" when she heard about Kevin's accident.
Return to Edge City (2005) (Video)
This title is referenced.
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Mentioned as one of the films Rick Baker did the make up and costumes for.
Inside the Actors Studio: Eddie Murphy (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the interview, and still images shown.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Video case is shown.
Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness (2008) (Video)
The Fatties movie within this movie is based on The Nutty Professor.
The Office: Weight Loss (2008) (TV Episode)
Michael dresses up as "Michael Klump" for his speech on obesity.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Fast & Furious/Adventureland/Sugar (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen says 'Eddie Murphy would never just play one character' implying that he's played more than one character thus refrencing this film
The Simpsons: Homer the Whopper (2009) (TV Episode)
A movie poster for "Fat Suit," starring Eddie Murphy, can be seen.
The Office: The Banker (2010) (TV Episode)
Michael dresses up as "Michael Klump."
Tosh.0: Prom Girl (2010) (TV Episode)
"Hercules!" is referenced in dialogue
Bad Movie Beatdown: Nighthawks (2010) (TV Episode)
Film Brain chants "Billy Dee, Billy Dee" like Mama Klump
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Alpha and Omega (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster shown when Hewy says Larry Miller played Dean Richmond
American Dad!: There Will Be Bad Blood (2010) (TV Episode)
Stan tells Steve to put on the film.
The Office: Garage Sale (2011) (TV Episode)
Michael talks about his "Michael Klump" character.
Cougar Town: Something Good Coming (2011) (TV Episode)
Grayson says "Hercules! Hercules!" the same way as Mama Klump
Shameful Sequels: Matrix Revolutions: Part 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
"That woman from the Nutty Professor lets him have his ship."
The Simpsons: Tapped Out (2012) (Video Game)
The quest name "The Nerdy Professor" is a reference to the movie name.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Big Mommas- Like Father, Like Son (2012) (TV Episode)
"The series is what happens when you match together Mrs. Doubtfire and The Nutty Professor."
New Girl: Katie (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Schmidt
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Rick Baker: Monster Maker (2013) (TV Episode)
Several Herman Klump makeups and replicas are featured prominently in Baker's display room.
Honest Trailers: Thor: The Dark World (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Parks and Recreation: Flu Season 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
April mentions Norbit, Pluto Nash, and "all the Klumps" in her sommelier acceptance speech.
Brows Held High: Beauty and the Beast: Part 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Dave Chappelle's character can be seen on a fake Criterion DVD called "Women Be Shoppin'."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 3 April 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned in discussion of movie remakes
73 Questions: 73 Questions with Lupita Nyong'o (2015) (TV Episode)
Lupita says she would have loved to star in this comedy.
The Cinema Snob: Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas (2015) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions Tyler Perry was inspired to create Madea after seeing Eddie Murphy playing the Klumps
Nostalgia Critic: The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2016) (TV Episode)
refers to Pluto's clone as "Buddy Love"
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Meets a Celebrity! (2016) (TV Episode)
Titus says, "I thought my only chance for a family would be a Klumps scenario."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Beast of Hollow Mountain (2017) (TV Episode)
Crow: "The whole monster family cracking jokes, and they're all played by Eddie Murphy."


Featured in 

Masters of Fantasy: Rick Baker (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown. Oprah mentions that she's seen the film. Siskel and Ebert have not.
1997 MTV Movie Awards (1997) (TV Special)
Clips shown in Best Comedic Performance category
Century of Black Cinema (2003) (Video)
Clips shown.
Inside the Actors Studio: Dave Chappelle (2006) (TV Episode)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Embarrassing Moments (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the most embarrassing moments in movies
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces #23: Anna Klump (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips from this film are shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: The Nutty Professor (2010) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.56 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Eddie Murphy films
I Am (2010)
A clip is played.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Multiple Roles (2011) (TV Episode)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: President Barack Obama/Yo-Yo Ma & Friends (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Eddie Murphy films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.27 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Eddie Murphy films
Bad Movie Beatdown: Shameful Sequel Beatdown: Nutty Professor II - The Klumps (2013) (TV Episode)
Film Brain and Mike say they both enjoy this movie
De wereld draait door: Episode dated 30 October 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
TruInside: The Jerk (2016) (TV Episode)
Still of movie is shown


King Kong (1933)
Gojira (1954)
The Birds (1963)
Rocky (1976)
Sherman runs up the stairs and punches the air exactly like Rocky did
The Richard Simmons Show (1980) (TV Series)

Spoofed in 

Date Movie (2006)
After their wedding gets cancelled, Julia goes to her apartment and finds it overfilled with flowers and teddy bears and a banner with an apology, just like in The Nutty Professor.
Robot Chicken: Endless Breadsticks (2007) (TV Episode)
As part of the theatrical trailer for "Giant Fat Black Lady Who's Really a Black Man in a Really Big Fat Suit"
Tropic Thunder (2008)
"The Fatties" is a spoof of Eddie Murphy's movie
South Park: Funnybot (2011) (TV Episode)
"Family Funbot" is a parody movie with Funnybot playing all the roles of a family around the dinner table

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