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That Thing You Do! (1996) Poster

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References 

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) (TV Series)
I Love Lucy (1951) (TV Series)
Bonanza (1959) (TV Series)
Spartacus (1960)
Lolita (1962)
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) (TV Series)
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
'goofball' is dressed like the 'bonehead' character in the 60s film
Help! (1965)
Hairspray (1988)
Apollo 13 (1995)

Referenced in 

The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper: That Thing You Boo!/A Good Walk Poiled (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference in "That Thing You Boo!"
Big Wolf on Campus: That Swamp Thing You Do! (1999) (TV Episode)
the title
3rd Rock from the Sun: Dick Solomon's Day Off (2000) (TV Episode)
Title song played during montage
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
song "All My Only Dreams" played at wedding reception.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
How It Should Have Ended: How Saving Private Ryan Should Have Ended (2005) (TV Episode)
"Maybe it's because you were too busy being a record producer, selling a major hit song in the 60s"
South Park: Guitar Queer-o (2007) (TV Episode)
Stan's new Guitar Hero partner uses the "I quit! I quit, I quit, I quit!" line.
Jonas: That Ding You Do (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Endeavour: Trove (2014) (TV Episode)
Talent agent Val Todd has a phone call from a "Mr. White" of Play-Tone.

Features 

Fireball XL5 (1962) (TV Series)

Featured in 

Spoofs 

Spartacus (1960)
Hairspray (1988)

Spoofed in 

Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (2004) (Video Game)
Adult movie at store: "That Thing You Poo!"

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