I Am Sam (2001) Poster



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Remade as 

Edited into 

Becoming Sam (2002) (Video)
scenes shown


I Love Lucy (1951) (TV Series)
The Flintstones (1960) (TV Series)
Sam walks a dog named "Dino."
Lost in Space (1965) (TV Series)
"Danger, Will Robinson. Danger."
Hogan's Heroes (1965) (TV Series)
"I want you to feed her first when 'Hogan's Heroes' comes on."
I Dream of Jeannie (1965) (TV Series)
Dr. Seuss on the Loose (1973) (TV Short)
Movie title is a famous line from Green Eggs & Ham
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Sam's friend references the two characters and the title is later mentioned in the court scene.

Referenced in 

Will & Grace: Something Borrowed, Someone's Due (2002) (TV Episode)
Karen: "I figure slow wise I'm somewhere between Sean Penn in I Am Sam and ... "
Irreversible (2002)
Saturday Night Live: Jennifer Garner/Beck (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Weekend Update
Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Blind Date (2004) (TV Episode)
Stanley DeSantis, Joseph Rosenberg and Brad Silverman, all of whom play mentally challenged characters here, play essentially the same roles in I Am Sam.
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Announcer mentions Sean Penn's prior nominations
The Making of 'Man on Fire' (2004) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Drawn Together: The Other Cousin (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Vengeance Is Mine: Reinventing 'Man on Fire' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
The Ringer (2005)
when steve and his uncle are researching on how to act mentaly handicapped, the box to this movie is sitting on top of the VCR
Kathy Griffin: Strong Black Woman (2006) (TV Special)
Game K N B: Episode dated 29 November 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as answer in the semi-final round -- movies of Michelle Pfiefer from 1995 to present.
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Lily Allen (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned on 'the Dakota Flanning Show'
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Mentioned as example of actor vying for Oscar playing handicapped
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009) (TV Special)
By announcer, as Sean Penn walked to stage.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Amy Poehler (2009) (TV Special)
Dakota (Amy Poehler) mentions it in "The Dakota Fanning Show" segment.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Movies to Warm Your Heart (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Conan: Santa Claus is Coming to Town, But Only to Visit His Mistress Danielle (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Elle Fanning
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Rashida Jones/Khloé Kardashian/Rachel Bloom/Glenn Kotche (2016) (TV Episode)
El Chapo mentions the Sean Penn movie


Hogan's Heroes (1965) (TV Series)
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Seen on the TV.
Johnny Bravo (1997) (TV Series)
Lost in Space (1998)

Featured in 

The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) (TV Special)
Frontline: The Persuaders (2004) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in reference to product placement.
What Makes Fido Run? (2005) (Video)
Clips featured.
Game K N B: Celebrity Fathers (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the question.
20 to 1: Megastars with Megabucks (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Dakota Fanning.

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