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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) Poster

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References 

The Huckleberry Hound Show (1958) (TV Series)
La Jetée (1962) (Short)
The scene under the sheets with Clem blinking is a visual quotation of Marker's La Jetée.
Gambler (1971)
When Clementine and Joel are in Clementine's house for the first time the song playing in the background is from 1971 Hindi movie Gambler featuring Dev Anand.
Tommy (1975)
In one scene, Joel wears a "Tommy" T-shirt.
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
The scene in which Mary and Stan drink Joel's liquor and the sound they both make at this time echoes a very similar scene in the Man Who Fell to Earth between Thomas and Mary-Lou.
Showtime at the Apollo (1987) (TV Series)
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Kate Winslet's character suggests that some men believe she will "complete them," a reference to Tom Cruise's famous line.
Tears of the Sun (2003)
bus stop poster seen in background near end

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Robert De Niro/Destiny's Child (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Weekend Update
A Look Inside 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' (2004) (TV Movie)
Documentary is about the film
A Conversation with Kate and Michel (2005) (Video)
mentioned many times
Saturday Night Live: Paul Giamatti/Ludacris featuring Sum-41 (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Spy Glass
Gilmore Girls: A House Is Not a Home (2005) (TV Episode)
Michel mentions the film while talking about wanting certain images erased from his memory.
Une américaine à Paris (2005) (TV Movie)
Jean-MarionThe main cast characters of the film are interviewed about it. Jacques Annaud the Director of the film is interviewed about it.
Le petit lieutenant (2005)
A poster for the film is visible in the street outside the metro
The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down (2006)
correct charades guess
Knocked Up (2007)
Poster seen in Ben's apartment
Big Bang: Episode #1.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Vaso throws a copy of this film on Lazaros' head
The Simpsons: Eternal Moonshine of the Simpson Mind (2007) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD case is shown.
Eagle Eye (2008)
DVD cover shown as part of Jerry's life while at Circuit City
90210: Help Me, Rhonda (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in passing by Navid
The Cinema Snob: Mother's Day (2009) (TV Episode)
The writers of both films share the same name
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Inception (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper says "Inception" incorporates elements of this movie
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.1 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy mentions that Michel Gondry directed the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.160 (2011) (TV Episode)
Selena Gomez says the film is one of her favorite Jim Carrey movies
Steve Coogan Hates Twitter (2011) (TV Short)
title mentioned in a tweet that is read
Adventure Time: Memory of a Memory (2011) (TV Episode)
Finn and Jake enter Marceline's memory core and retrieve a memory of her breakup with Ash.
Conan: The Illiterate Merderer (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Kirsten Dunst
Suburgatory: Thanksgiving (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Supernatural: Death's Door (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Bobby
Bones: The Past in the Present (2012) (TV Episode)
listed as one of Pelant's Pay Per View movies
Futurama: Fun on a Bun (2012) (TV Episode)
Leela gets her memories of Fry erased.
Afterglow (2012)
The film quotes a dialogue from this film in the beginning.
Bunheads: Take the Vicuna (2013) (TV Episode)
Michelle asks that someone 'Eternal Sunshine my mind' after she sees photos from Burning Man.
Wingmen Incorporated (2013)
In the gym scene, Stevenson tells Justin he knows a guy that can "go all Eternal Sunshine" and erase a girl from his brain for $25.

Features 

Monster on the Campus (1958)
Scenes appear on a drive-in screen
The Munsters (1964) (TV Series)

Featured in 

Inside the Mind of Michel Gondry (2005) (Video)
clips shown
The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of some of the nominated films.
11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of some of the nominated films.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Nominated in two categories
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Taking of Pelham 123/Imagine That/Moon (2009) (TV Episode)
Common's #2 Favorite Film.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Common's #2 Favorite Film
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.15 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Side by Side (2012)
Clip

Spoofed in 

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
April breaks into a house, pretending it is her friends, and they drink in the house. Later, she whispers in his ear that they can still be together in the future.

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