Space Jam (1996) Poster



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Space Jam (1996) (Video Game)
The game is based on the movie.


Frankenstein (1931)
As Michael's golf shot zigs and zags in its path to the hole, Bill Murray screams "It is alive!" in the same manner as Dr. Frankenstein.
The Daffy Doc (1938) (Short)
The Dover Boys at Pimento University or The Rivals of Roquefort Hall (1942) (Short)
The Dover Boys appear in the crowd.
Little Red Riding Rabbit (1944) (Short)
Hair-Raising Hare (1946) (Short)
Gossamer appears at the meeting.
A Pest in the House (1947) (Short)
The Sleepy Businessman appears as the game's M.C., but was taken over by Hubie and Bertie.
Rabbit Punch (1948) (Short)
The Crusher appears at the meeting.
Long-Haired Hare (1949) (Short)
An Egg Scramble (1950) (Short)
Miss Prissy appears at the meeting.
8 Ball Bunny (1950) (Short)
Hillbilly Hare (1950) (Short)
Curt & Punkinhead Martin appear at the meeting.
Early to Bet (1951) (Short)
Rabbit's Kin (1952) (Short)
Pete Puma appears at the meeting.
Bully for Bugs (1953) (Short)
The Bull from this Cartoon makes a cameo.
Three Little Bops (1957) (Short)
The three little pigs appear in the crowd.
Mexicali Shmoes (1959) (Short)
Slowpoke Rodríguez appears at the meeting.
Doctor Who (1963) (TV Series)
When the aliens from Moron Mountain are in disguise at the basketball game they are wearing Tom Baker's scarf from Doctor Who.
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Series)
Swackhammer mistakes Bill Murray for Dan Aykroyd, the two starred together in the Ghostbusters films, as well as both being cast members on Saturday Night Live.
Ghostbusters (1984)
Swackhammer mistakes Bill Murray for Dan Aykroyd, the two starred together in the Ghostbusters films. Bill Murray also tells Daffy Duck that he is a friend of one the producers, this might be in reference to Ivan Reitman who direted both of the Ghostbusters films, starring Bill Murray.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
Swackhammer mistakes Bill Murray for Dan Aykroyd, the two starred together in the Ghostbusters films. Bill Murray also tells Daffy Duck that he is a friend of one of the producers, this might be in reference to Ivan Reitman who direted both of the Ghostbusters films, starring Bill Murray.
Beethoven (1992)
Daffy calls the Jordan family bulldog "Beethoven"
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
Daffy suugest naming the team "The Ducks" and Bugs replies "What kind of 'Mickey Mouse' organization would name their team the Ducks?"
Pulp Fiction (1994)
During the final basketball match, two of the characters shoot out a villain's teeth with pistols. This event is followed by a shot of them wearing Pulp Fiction-style black suits; during this short shot, Pulp Fiction's theme is played.
Babe (1995)
Daffy Duck calls Porky Pig "Babe" during the end credits
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Cartoonish aliens in bright vivid neon settings

Referenced in 

Friends: The One with the Jam (1996) (TV Episode)
Poster displayed in Subway.
Siskel & Ebert: 101 Dalmatians/Hype!/The Crucible/Palookaville/Ridicule (1996) (TV Episode)
Referenced during "The Viewer's Thumb" segment.
Moesha: Guess Q's Coming to Dinner (1997) (TV Episode)
Hakeem mentions this
NewsRadio: Complaint Box (1997) (TV Episode)
on the marquee of the theater
Pinky and the Brain: Hoop Schemes (1997) (TV Episode)
Bobby Nacht says, "That's exactly what Michael Jordan told me when he said he wanted to make 'Space Jam.'"
Trekkies (1997)
A poster of this movie is seen on display at one convention booth.
Deformed Monsters (1997)
Daffy Duck poster at Video Store.
Pinky and the Brain: Inherit the Wheeze (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Pinky
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper: Ghost Jam/Do the Spooky/Dr. Harvey and Mr. Gruesome (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference and basic plot in "Ghost Jam."
Pinky and the Brain: Star Warners (1998) (TV Episode)
Pound and Bang of the Monstars can be seen in the background in the cantina scene.
Six Days in Roswell (1998)
Poster displayed at the UFO Museum and Research Center in Roswell.
Timon & Pumbaa: Space Ham/You Bet Your Tuhkus (1999) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The New Girlfriend (1999)
pinball game seen
Trois (2000)
Space Jam covers seen on kid's bed
Looney Tunes: Space Race (2000) (Video Game)
Lola Bunny appears
Bugs Bunny & Taz: Time Busters (2000) (Video Game)
The three Ghost Town monsters are based on Bang from the Monstars team.
Saturday Night Live: Britney Spears (2002) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned on HBO First Look
Drumline (2002)
City of Men: O Cunhado do Cara (2002) (TV Episode)
'Bugs Bunny with basketball' shirt
Yes, Dear: Space Jam (2003) (TV Episode)
title reference
Good Boy! (2003)
Mentioned in dialogue
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Michael Jordan showing up holding a basketball and saying "Let's do some drills"
South Park: Mr. Garrison's Fancy New Vagina (2005) (TV Episode)
Music similar to the music from this film is played in the basketball scene.
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Crash the possum sings "I Believe I can Fly" from this movie before he crashes into a tree.
Circles: Tyler (2008) (TV Episode)
Lucas makes fun of Noah for seeing Space Jam in the theaters six times.
Nostalgia Critic: AVGN vs. NC Final Battle (2008) (TV Episode)
Daffy Duck in his Tune Squad uniform is seen in one of the Critic Vs. Nerd fan art.
Yes Man (2008)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Godzilla vs. Barkley (2009) (TV Episode)
Linkara calls it a bad shoe commercial.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.135 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 clue in the category "Bugs Bunny"
Saturday Night Live: Elton John/Leon Russell (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Laser Cats" digital short
Arthur (2011)
Poster can be seen
Nostalgia Critic: Double Team (2011) (TV Episode)
"We've seen Michael Jordan team up with Bugs Bunny"
Nostalgia Critic: The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland (2011) (TV Episode)
A shot of Lola with "Bunny Boobies" written underneath
Nostalgia Critic: Simon Sez (2011) (TV Episode)
Image of Michael Jordan from this movie was shown as an example of other movies with basketball stars.
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Kelly Clarkson (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Inside the NBA" segment
Movie Nights: Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2012) (TV Episode)
"Now they're doing Space Jam."
Workaholics: To Kill a Chupacabraj (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Hangover Part III (2013)
Mentioned by Leslie Chow
The Cinema Snob: Robot Jox (2013) (TV Episode)
"No, he retired so he could play baseball, do a movie with Bugs Bunny..."
Honest Trailers: Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Honest Trailers: Home Alone (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Epic Rap Battles of History: Michael Jordan vs Muhammad Ali (2013) (TV Episode)
directly mentioned in lyrics
RuPaul's Drag Race: RuPaul's Big Opening: Part 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
RuPaul references the song "I Believe I Can Fly" from the film.
Lucas Bros Moving Co: Big Head Mike (2014) (TV Episode)
The line "I believe I can fly" and the inclusion of Michael Jordan as the team's star player.
The Cinema Snob: Caddyshack II (2014) (TV Episode)
"The last time Looney Tunes and a golf course were mixed, we got Space Jam."
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.92 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jenny Slate talks about the movie.
Tales from Development Hell: Waiting for Man of Steel (2014) (Short)
mentioned in dialogue.
One Hit Wonderland: Just a Friend by Biz Markie (2014) (TV Episode)
Soundtrack is mentioned.
Hilariocity Review: Steel (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, photograph is shown.
Gravity Falls: Soos and the Real Girl (2014) (TV Episode)
The binary on the programmer's monitor reads "SPACE JAM TWO" when translated.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Cosmic Slam #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
references throughout
Dancing with the Stars: Memorable Moments Night (2014) (TV Episode)
April Rose Pengilly wears a Space Jam T-shirt during her rehearsals.
Saturday Night Live: Bill Hader/Hozier (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Kim Jong-Un cold opening
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! (2014) (Video Game)
During the mission "It Ain't Rocket Surgey" Hyperion scientist Dr. Spara says "this is as awesome as that basketball movie with the song about flying"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kevin Spacey/Olivia Munn/The Lucas Brothers (2014) (TV Episode)
The Lucas Brothers call the movie the "Citizen Kane of Michael Jordan movies"
Half in the Bag: Nightcrawler and Birdman (2014) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
The Seuma Life: Safety, Pt. 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Ben talks about Space Jam after students sing a song from the film.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 3 February 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
title mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 11 February 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Nostalgia Critic: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2014 (2015) (TV Episode)
"Space Jam still fucking sucks."
Honest Game Trailers: Half-Life 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
The Monstars appear
Spoof Trek IV: The Parody Home (2015) (Short)
Honest Game Trailers: Mortal Kombat X (2015) (TV Episode)
Theme song is quoted
Blackcat Riffs: Halloween Party (2015) (TV Episode)
"I've gotta get a new fuckin' agent. I'm getting screwed!"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 23 July 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Project X Zone 2 (2015) (Video Game)
Xiaomu: "Something's jamming our signal. In space. I think it's time to slam now."
Chulchulhan yeoja: Episode #2.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
poster shown
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Rashida Jones/Khloé Kardashian/Rachel Bloom/Glenn Kotche (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by El Chapo as one of his favorite movies
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andrew O'Keefe as a possible answer, and the correct answer, to a question about the movie that R. Kelly's hit "I Believe I Can Fly" appears on the soundtrack of asked when James and the Chaser go head to head.
Michael & Yossi: Rated or Dated: Sequels (2016) (TV Episode)
Workaholics: The Fabulous Murphy Sisters (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 11 March 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jen Lada
Outside Xbox: 7 Times Basketball Wasn't Weird Enough for Videogames (2016) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 13 April 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned in a listener's tweet read by Mike Golic
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Gives Up! (2016) (TV Episode)
Kimmy says her jams are grape, Jock, and Space.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 3 May 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned during discussion of reported sequel
ITV Sport: Euro 2016: England vs. Iceland (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ian Wright.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 22 September 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 16 November 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Cassidy Hubbarth states this year is the film's 20th anniversary
Midnight Screenings: Space Jam (2016) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Atop the Fourth Wall: Tales of Suspense #57 (2016) (TV Episode)
"Poor dope still thinks Space Jam is real."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jim Parsons/Evan & Jillian/DEC 99th (2016) (TV Episode)
Described by Jim Parsons in the 5-Second Summaries game
The Great Indoors: Aaron Wolf (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jack
Chicago Fire: Sixty Days (2017) (TV Episode)
Stella brings Kelly a DVD of the movie.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes to Church! (2017) (TV Episode)
Titus says, "Me singing with that choir is like Michael Jordan playing basketball with a bunch of cartoon animals."
Nostalgia Critic: Cats Don't Dance (2017) (TV Episode)
Critic talks about the planned Michael Jackson/Looney Tunes movie that eventually became this
Svet podle Katky: Hádej kdo? (2017) (TV Episode)
Jirka and Katka talk about it.
Midnight Screenings: The Emoji Movie (2017) (TV Episode)
Brad and David mention it.


Beep, Beep (1952) (Short)
Watched by Michael's children; in the newly-animated version Porky interrupts the cartoon in order to go to the meeting.
Muzzle Tough (1954) (Short)
The Richard Simmons Show (1980) (TV Series)
The Looney Tunes characters excersice while watching this show.

Featured in 

R. Kelly: I Believe I Can Fly (1996) (Video)
This music video features clips from the film
Troldspejlet: Space Jam (1997) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage shown
Siskel & Ebert: That's Not All, Folks! (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Like Mike (2002)
A few characters watch it, it appears to be at "The Big Game".
Troldspejlet: Episode #31.14 (2004) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Nostalgia Critic: Space Jam (2008) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Shootin' Hoops (2011) (TV Episode)
Visionado obligado: Primer (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
CineMaverick TV: Episode #1.15 (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2004 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clip used in review.
Nostalgia Critic: The Looney Tunes Show: Good or Bad? (2013) (TV Episode)
recalling Lola's first appearance in the Looney Tunes canon
Nostalgia Critic: The Dark Age of Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Official! Biggest Hits of the 90s (2015) (TV Movie)
Clips in R. Kelly music video.
Nostalgia Critic: All the Looney Tunes Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
movie is discussed


Patton (1970)
Bugs Bunny gives a speech in front of an american flag dressed like Patton
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
Bugs Bunny ridicules Daffy's idea of naming a team "The Ducks"
Rising Sun (1993)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Barb Wire (1996)

Spoofed in 

Animaniacs: Hooray for North Hollywood: Part 2 (1998) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Jam-A-Lot".
Futurama: Time Keeps on Slipping (2001) (TV Episode)
When Proffesor Farnsworth feeds his mutants the time particles they mutate into giant monsters in order to play basketball against the Globetrotters
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Michael Jordan appears with a basketball.
CollegeHumor Originals: Kim Jong Un and Dennis Rodman Recreate Space Jam (2013) (TV Episode)
parody skit, with Lola Bunny appearing
Tales from Development Hell: Waiting for Man of Steel (2014) (Short)
sings famous theme song.
Robot Chicken: Catdog on a Stick (2014) (TV Episode)
"Golf Jam"
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Meets a Drunk Lady! (2016) (TV Episode)
"I'm Convinced I Can Swim" from the film "Earth Jelly" by Art Smelly plays at the end.
NigaHiga: Space Jam 3: Anime Edition! (Ft. Jeremy Lin) (2016) (TV Episode)
Spoofs the premise of Space Jam as well as select scenes in the climax.

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