The stars hanging from the gymnasium ceiling at the dance
poster seen in film
Napoleon Dynamite uses a version of the The Man From Snowy River theme music when Napoleon rides up on a horse at the end.
The "getting it done" scene with the A Team's theme song
Kip says "you know I do" when asked if he will take LaFawnduh as his wife, echoing HI's response when asked if he will take Ed as his wife in Raising Arizona.
Mentioned during Weekend Update
Heder talks about making the film
End credits--Melman dances the Napoleon
Hef looks for the DVD of the movie when Kendra asks to watch it
Ginger and her dog wear "Vote for Pedro" t-shirts
Jon Heder's use of the word 'killer' and the way he drinks his Coke are references
Mentioned during the monologue
Stan mentions the film
When Tom buys a ticket for the same movie, that Sarah and Eliot and his father attend, there is a poster of the older film in visible in the theaters lobby.
Emma says cold french fries as a snack is not weird, then adds "Haven't you seen Napoleon Dynamite?"
someone wears a "Vote For Pedro" T-Shirt
on shelf in video store
Lorelai imitates Napoleon when she delivers the altered wedding dress to Lane.
Poster on wall
Dustin mentions how "we voted for Pedro"
Wilmer is compared to Pedro
Each character has catch phrases/taunts that they repeat. One of these taunts by Hoss Delgado is "Bow To Your Sensei." Which is the same catch phrase the character Rex uses in Napoleon Dynamite. Both are played by Diedrich Bader.
"The eagle is pretty much my favorite animal."
Male Blood elfs do the same dance as Napoleon Dynamite does.
The clerk at the bus station imitates the character that made Jon Herder a star
Mentioned in Prom Committee
The main character's younger brother impersonates his favourite lines from the movie.
quoted and mentioned by name
Jon Heder is called Napoleon by Sacha
nerdy kid is called Napoleon Dynamite
Quagmire dresses up as Napoleon for the costume party.
Movie poster and still photos shown.
Napoleon toy in scene
The post-Prom scene at the end of the episode, featuring Tina Majorino and the song "Forever Young," is a reference to the Prom scene in "Napoleon Dynamite" featuring the same actress and song.
Kincaid calls Adventures of Power a remake of this film
Brett says "Humble Pie" comes from the producer of "Napoleon Dynamite"
Listed as a movie made by Jared and Jerusha Hess
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "High School -- On Film"
A Napoleon Dynamite poster can be seen in Main Guy's room.
Jon Heder's role mentioned
In the scene where Lance is in Beth's apartment trying to break a record, Pedro from Napoleon Dynamite is filming the scene. Pedro is also wearing a "Vote for Pedro" button.
Ellen says "Gentlemen Broncos" is from the creators of this movie.
The trailer for "Gentlemen Broncos" says it's from the director of "Napoleon Dynamite"
Andy McDandy's appearance is loosely based on Napolean Dynamite.
During CeeLo Green's bio segment, he and Danger Mouse are shown posing in photos dressed respectively as Pedro and Napoleon.
Lawn Liger lawnmower.
"Why would you have a Napoleon Dynamite reunion in romantic comedy?"
Title mentioned while introducing John Heder
"voted for Pedro"
Chontelle says that Cody looks a little bit like Napoleon Dynamite just before his makeover.
"Eh, still funnier than Napoleon Dynamite."
excerpts from the movie in this episode
Clips shown for the review.
clips are shown to illustrate the best dance sequences in films
clips are featured
A clip is shown
"Ode to the Indy Movie" segment.
Napoleon saying "idiot."
Clips of mistakes shown
"Ode to the Indy Movie" segment
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Running "slowly" along desolate road to get to love interest in time
Napoleon walking in slow motion wearing his new suit spoofs the scene in 'Taxi Driver' where Travis is show walking in slow motion wearing a tacky red suit while on his way to meet Betsy for their first date.
Jon Heder and Efren Ramirez reprise their roles
the title character is portrayed
the scene where animals want Adam's tater tots
the character of Harrold is a spoof of Napoleon Dynamite
House and Cuddy dance to the same song as Napoleon and Deb, but without big sleeves.