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Punch-Drunk Love (2002) Poster

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References 

A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Barry Egan (Adam Sandler) wears a blue suit amid a monochromatic set. P.T. Anderson has said Godard's "A Woman Is a Woman" was the influence.
Playtime (1967)
The Graduate (1967)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Asteroids (1979) (Video Game)
Arcade game seen in the background in Trumbell's office.
Popeye (1980)
Happy Gilmore (1996)
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
Boogie Nights (1997)
Magnolia (1999)
The phone number given by Barry Egan (Adam Sandler) to the phone sex hotline is 818-775-3993 which was the phone number of the A to Z pharmacy in this movie.
Wonder Boys (2000)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Sarah Michelle Gellar/Faith Hill (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Weekend update
Blossoms & Blood (2003) (Video)
Mattress Man Commercial (2003) (Video)
50 First Dates (2004)
in Lucy's studio there's a picture of Adam Sandler from the Punch Drunk Love movie poster
South Park: AWESOM-O (2004) (TV Episode)
Punch-Drunk Billionaire is an idea for an Adam Sandler movie title
In Good Company (2004)
In a cafe, Scarlett Johannson is reading a book with Punch-Drunk Love on the cover.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Rhapsody (2006) (Short)
last scene is homage to Punch Drunk Love
American Dad!: Iced, Iced Babies (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stan.
The Holiday (2006)
Iris picks it out from Amanda's DVDs.
The King of Queens: Mild Bunch (2007) (TV Episode)
cover in video store
Down by the Riverside (2007)
The title image from pdl is replicated in Down by the Riverside when two characters embrace under a balcony in silhouette
One Minutes (2009)
References car door shot.
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.5 (2011) (TV Episode)
Ignatiy says the film is one of Adam Sandler's few films of recent years that wasn't an excuse for him to hang out with his friends
Bad Movie Beatdown: Grown Ups (2011) (TV Episode)
cataloguing Adam Sandler's career
At the Movies: Venice Film Festival 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Margaret Pomeranz in a segment on The Master as another movie made by Paul Thomas Anderson.
Bad Movie Beatdown: I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2013) (TV Episode)
discussing Sander's more serious projects
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.177 (2013) (TV Episode)
The phrase "punch drunk lug" in reference to a story about a man with anger management issues.
The Woman Who Came to Dinner (2015)
A brilliant lesson in how to photography people at a dinner table.

Features 

Popeye (1980)

Featured in 

Fuck (2005)
Features clip from the movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.66 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Adam Sandler films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.83 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Adam Sandler films
Music Movies: Popeye (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown

Spoofs 

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Adam Sandler's character (a coward) runs along a corridor and throws himself out on to a road, in an identical way that the Cowardly Lion runs along a corridor and throws himself through a window - screaming.

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