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Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
The line "You're tearing me apart, Lisa!" is a reference to Jim Stark (James Dean) from "Rebel Without a Cause".

Referenced in 

Veronica Mars: Un-American Graffiti (2007) (TV Episode)
Piz describes the cult surrounding this film.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: 2012/The Messenger/Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) (TV Episode)
Jason Porter says "2012" joins this movie in the 'so bad, it's entertaining to watch' category
Bum Reviews: Inception (2010) (TV Episode)
Chester wonders what happened to the Nostalgia Critic's review of this movie
Nostalgia Critic: The Tommy Wiseau Show (2010) (TV Episode)
The movie is talked about throughout and the Critic impersonates its star
Brad & Jerrid: Brad and Jerrid Watch the Room (2010) (TV Episode)
the movie is talked about and Brad and Jerrid reenact numerous scenes
Basil (2010) (Short)
All of the characters in Basil are named after characters from Tommy Wiseau's "The Room".
JonTron: Top 10 Boss Battles (2010) (TV Episode)
A picture of Johnny is shown.
The Plaza (2010)
Tommy Wiseau discusses his film in The Plaza
Nostalgia Critic: My Pet Monster (2010) (TV Episode)
compares "My Pet Monster"'s use of "Good one" to "The Room"'s use of "Oh, hi."
The Big Picture (2010)
Several reference are made to the Room including the character Hector having the same wardrobe as Chris-R
Nostalgia Critic: Dungeons and Dragons (2011) (TV Episode)
The Critic compares the movies on the basis of overacting
Nostalgia Critic: Return of the Nostalgic Commercials (2011) (TV Episode)
"You are tearing me apart, Corn Pops!" Also, "You are tearing me apart, Fun Fruit trees!"
Brows Held High: Zardoz (2011) (TV Episode)
mentions bad films
The Spoony Experiment: Lords of Magick (2011) (TV Episode)
"It's The Lord of the Rings meets The Room."
Brows Held High: Gerry (2011) (TV Episode)
"Oh hi, Lupa." "I'm not in the mood for The Room quotes right now!"
Tommy Explains It All: Citizen Kane (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Brows Held High: Twilight of the Ice Nymphs (2011) (TV Episode)
imitating Wiseau: "and I love Lisa so much."
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Glitter (2011) (TV Episode)
"I thought I was sad when Tommy Wiseau died at the end of The Room."
The Post It Ghost (2011)
The Room DVD and soundtrack are seen in the movie. Each character is named after a character from The Room. Plus there are hidden references to The Room in every scene.
Nostalgia Critic: The Cell (2011) (TV Episode)
Critic calls it a "personal porno" film that studio execs thought was artsy.
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Ben & Arthur (2011) (TV Episode)
Lupa says Ben & Arthur is referred to as a gay version of this movie.
New Girl: Bad in Bed (2011) (TV Episode)
Zooey Deschanel mentions The Room in the DVD audio commentary for this episode.
The Blockbuster Buster: The Cat in the Hat (2012) (TV Episode)
ERod says he would rather watch this than Cat in the Hat.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Metal Man (2012) (TV Episode)
Lupa: "I got the results of the test back."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Batman: A Word to the Wise (2012) (TV Episode)
Johnny cheeps like a chicken
The Nostalgia Chick: Cutthroat Island (2012) (TV Episode)
mentions other famous bad movies
RiffTrax Live: Birdemic - Shock and Terror (2012)
Bill listed this movie as the other San Fransisco movies besides Birdemic.
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Aliens vs. Avatars (2012) (TV Episode)
"So anyway, how's your sex life?"
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Evil Dead II (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned among other movies Lupa has reviewed
Paper Jam (2012) (Short)
Shows a reference to the cult classic
Development Hell: Don't Mail Poop! (2013) (TV Episode)
Damien Lockwood and his film are compared to Tommy Wiseau and Wiseau's film, "The Room"
C'est La Vie (2013) (Short)
Anna tells Jack that he "can't leave his stupid comments in his pocket".
Development Hell: It Was My Goat! (2013) (TV Episode)
A sign reads "You are tearing me apart, Damien!". The episode also stars Juliette Danielle of "The Room".
The Trouble with Barry (2013)
Juliette Danielle (as "Debbie the gym attendant") utters one of her signature lines from THE ROOM: "I don't wanna talk about it."
DVD-R Hell: Cavemen (2013) (TV Episode)
"And by the way, I definitely have breast cancer."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Plan 9 from Outer Space: 30 Years Later #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
mentions this film is so bad it's good
Half in the Bag: Summer Movie Catch Up and Things (2013) (TV Episode)
tite is mentioned
Nostalgia Critic: Dawn of the Commercials (2013) (TV Episode)
the Wicked Witch of the West and Mark reenact the scene where Lisa tries to seduce Mark in the movie
Atop the Fourth Wall: Solson Christmas Special Featuring Samurai Santa #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Linkara jests that Tommy Wiseau got the idea for the football scenes from this comic
Nostalgia Critic: The Worst Christmas Special Ever! (2013) (TV Episode)
refers to The Christmas Tree as an animated equivalent of The Room."
Music Movies: The Producers (2014) (TV Episode)
"Oh hai, Susan!"
The Sugarcube Critic: Dragonshy (2014) (TV Episode)
"When did the composer of The Room start making music for this show?"
Brows Held High: Tiny Furniture (2014) (TV Episode)
"I got the results of the test back. I definitely have HPV."
Nostalgia Critic: Foodfight! (2014) (TV Episode)
Malcolm says Foodfight's popularity as a horrible film could match that of The Room and Birdemic combined.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Birdemic: Shock & Terror (2014) (TV Episode)
"Do this guy and the 'me underwears' guy from The Room know each other?"
White Cop (2014)
The sex scene is an homage to a scene in this earlier movie
Room Full of Spoons (2015)
Cast is interviewed

Featured in 

Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!: Tommy (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in this episode.
The Room Rap (2009) (Short)
Footage shown throughout.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Star Trek/X-Men #1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Johnny: "You're tearing me apart, Lisa!"
Obscurus Lupa Presents: The Room (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Nostalgia Critic: The Room (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: The Incredible Hobson (2010) (TV Episode)
voice clip used at the end
JonTron: Top 10 Mario Kart Tracks (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage is used.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Amazing Fantasy #15 (2010) (TV Episode)
"Oh hi, Aunt Mae."
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Birdemic (2011) (TV Episode)
"It's the new The Room."
David Walliams' Awfully Good: Awfully Good Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Dodgy acting
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Fast Getaway (2011) (TV Episode)
"Has he become Denny from The Room all of a sudden?"
Nostalgia Critic: Revenge of the Commercials (2011) (TV Episode)
Johnny's bitching is played over a clip of Shredder
Nostalgia Critic: Milk Money (2011) (TV Episode)
"This kid is gonna grow up to be Denny from The Room."
The Super Phelous Angry Reviewing Meta-Show or Something...: Return of the Boogeyphoogeyman (2011) (TV Episode)
A character resembles Johnny and and some of his lines are dubbed over the character.
The Super Phelous Angry Reviewing Meta-Show or Something...: House of Phax (2011) (TV Episode)
"The Phantom of Wiseau", followed by Johnny sound clips.
Reaction & Review: The Room (2011) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
Anime Abandon: Sword for Truth (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Ben Lowy (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek: The Motion Picture (2012) (TV Episode)
"Anyway, how is your sex life?" is dubbed over a scene.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Brute Force #3 (2012) (TV Episode)
"Why, Lisa? Why, why, why?!"
Atop the Fourth Wall: Kamandi at Earth's End #2 (2012) (TV Episode)
recalling Johnny's rampage
Atop the Fourth Wall: The New Teen Titans Anti-Drug PSA (2012) (TV Episode)
Johnny expresses his feelings of betrayal and how he is fed up with this world.
Anime Abandon: Devil Hunter Yohko, Part I (2012) (TV Episode)
The "by the way, how's your sex life" clip forces its way into the review
Obscurus Lupa Presents: Tremors II (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
JonTron: Birdemic: The Best Worst Movie Ever (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as an enjoyably bad movie.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Catwoman: Guardian of Gotham #2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Lisa's mother got her test results back
Atop the Fourth Wall: Psychoman #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Johnny is fed up with this world
Nostalgia Critic: The Top 11 Best Nostalgia Critic Moments (2012) (TV Episode)
His review of the film is a runner-up
Atop the Fourth Wall: The Incredible Hulk #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Linkara introduces the '60s to Tommy
Atop the Fourth Wall: Raver #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark tells Johnny off
The Super Phelous Angry Reviewing Meta-Show or Something...: Psycho Santa (2013) (TV Episode)
Johnny thinks a story is funny
Nostalgia Critic: When Is Something So Bad It's Good? (2014) (TV Episode)
among films "so bad they're good"
Atop the Fourth Wall: Kamandi at Earth's End #5 (2014) (TV Episode)
Johnny is fed up with this world
Atop the Fourth Wall: The Thing from Another World: Eternal Vows #3-4 (2014) (TV Episode)
Johnny tells what he knows about love.

Spoofed in 

Atop the Fourth Wall: AT4W & Spoony: Experiment Warrior #2 and #3 (2010) (TV Episode)
One universe involves Linkara and Dr. Insano wearing black wigs and acting like Johnny.
Obscurus Lupa Presents: A Day in the Life of Tommy Wiseau (2010) (TV Episode)
Features various TGWTG reviewers imitating Tommy Wiseau's performance.
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Dee Reynolds: Shaping America's Youth (2010) (TV Episode)
Danny DeVito's sex scene in Lethal Weapon 5 spoofs of the first sex scene from The Room
Nostalgia Critic: Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (2012) (TV Episode)
Everytime Sage or The Nostalgia Critic introduce a character similar to a Star Wars character they say "Oh, hi" followed by the Star Wars character's name in the same manner as Johnny

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