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Citizen Kane (1941)
When Evan says to Seth "You're like Orson Welles", Evan compares Welles' early debut in film world to Seth's early sexual experiences. Orson Welles was 25 years old when he made his first film: "Citizen Kane".
The Unseen (1945)
poster on wall
Ocean's 11 (1960)
Fogell calls Seth "Danny Ocean" when he leaves the liquor store.
Let's Make a Deal (1963) (TV Series)
"It's like 'Let's Make a Deal'"
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
One of the dick drawings resembles Major Kong riding the nuclear bomb
Fantastic Voyage (1966)
Vag-tastic Voyage porn site title
Sanford and Son (1972) (TV Series)
'Sanford and Son' shirt
Foxy Brown (1974)
Superbad's opening title sequence riffs on the psychedelic visuals of the Blaxploitation movie's opening credits sequence, wherein the word 'Superbad' is used.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Fogel is seen wearing a T-shirt for the play version Spamalot it in the flashback of Evan's basement party.
Jaws (1975)
In the end credits, more penis drawings are shown, one of which strongly resembles the cover of Jaws (with the shark replaced with a penis)
Alien (1979)
One of the penis drawings during the end credits depicts a phallic version of the chestburster burrowing through Kane's stomach
The Goonies (1985)
A poster is seen on Evan's wall.
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
Character at the party remarks "Welcome to the Thunderdome"
The Real Ghostbusters (1986) (TV Series)
Seth stashes his drawings in a Ghostbusters lunchbox; the artwork is based off of the cartoon spinoff The Real Ghostbusters.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) (TV Series)
Michaels imitates Capt. Picard while driving through the red lights
Saved by the Bell (1989) (TV Series)
Seth remarks that someone they knew looked like Zack Morris
Aladdin (1992)
Evan tells Fogell to take off his vest because Fogell "looks like Aladdin"
Iron Chef (1993) (TV Series)
"Iron Chef of pounding vag"
Top Dog (1995)
Open reference by a character
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)
Referenced in dialogue
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) (TV Series)
Police officer in the car driving Fogell says 'This job is not really like CSI or something'.
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
The two cops talk like Yoda and ask Fogell if he has seen the movie. Later they have a lightsaber fight with flashlights.
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
Evan mentions the title
World of Warcraft (2004) (Video Game)
Sticker with the game's logo is seen on Evan's wall.
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (2006) (Video Game)
A poster for the game is seen on Evan's wall.

Referenced in 

Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Movie features a cameo of an Asian man named Phuck
MTV Video Music Awards 2007 (2007) (TV Special)
cast members introduced as stars from this movie
Saturday Night Live: Seth Rogen/Spoon (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
Siskel & Ebert: The Best of 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
#8 on Roeper's list.
The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency: Destination Miami: Part 1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Janice attends the movie premiere in Miami
Saturday Night Live: Jonah Hill/Mariah Carey (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
90210: We're Not in Kansas Anymore (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in classroom
500 Days of Summer (2009)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Wedding Week 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $16,000 question
Saturday Night Live: Seth Rogen/Phoenix (2009) (TV Episode)
Vinny Vedecci reveals this film is called "Bearman and a very, very handsome gentleman" in Italy
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Fast & Furious/Adventureland/Sugar (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett mentions the director of Adventureland also directed this film
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Episode #1.14 (2009) (TV Episode)
Conan mentions it.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Year One/Whatever Works/The Proposal (2009) (TV Episode)
Alex Fernie mentions Michael Cera's role.
I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009)
mentioned by other characters in the film
Entourage: Amongst Friends (2009) (TV Episode)
Drama refers to Seth Rogen as "Superbad"
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Episode #1.35 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Seth Rogen's segment.
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
A nerdy boy who looks like Jonah Hill is called Superbad
Richard Roeper & the Movies: The Best of 2009 (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper says the director of "Adventureland" also made "Superbad"
The Office: A XXX Parody Episode 2 - The Best Week Ever (2010) (Video)
Part of the plot recounted by Reed as if his own
Jeopardy!: 2010 College Championship Quarterfinal 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Funny People"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.14 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Clark Duke was in the film
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.135 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $7,500 question
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.38 (2010) (TV Episode)
Christopher Mintz-Plasse talks about being recognized from the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.72 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jonah Hill was in the film
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
In both films Michael Cera's character accidentally punches a woman in the breast.
The Cinema Snob: Caligula: Part I (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob compares Gemellus (Bruno Brive) to Michael Cera.
Melissa & Joey: Boy Toys 'R' Us (2010) (TV Episode)
Joe calls Dylan "McLovin".
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.116 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Emma Stone was in the film
Saturday Night Live: Emma Stone/Kings of Leon (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the opening monologue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.23 (2010) (TV Episode)
Judd Apatow says he wanted to ask President Obama if he saw the film
Conan: The Mummenschantz Conundrum (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Conan O'Brien as he introduces Michael Cera
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: The Amazing Race Birthday Party 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jeremy and Alec mention getting "Superbad" at Blockbusters.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.9 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy mentions that Greg Mottola directed the film
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.10 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy mentions that Greg Mottola directed the film
Half in the Bag: Paul and Toronto Comic Con (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Conan: Hug Me, Sighed the Porcupine (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Emma Stone and during interview
Conan: The Decline of Dee Klein (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Violet & Daisy (2011)
Geoffrey S. Fletcher cites this film as an inspiration for this film.
Conan: The Murdering Murderer of Murdertown (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Jonah Hill
Conan: The Day the Proofradar Quit (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Seth Rogen
Excused: Heavy Metal Petting (2011) (TV Episode)
Iliza compares one candidate to McLovin, Fogell's famous fake identity in the movie.
Apartment Complex (2011) (Short)
Title is mentioned
Face Off: Triple Threat (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.103 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jonah Hill was in the film
Blood and Guts with Scott Ian: Scott Ian Gets His Face Knifed by Rob Hall (2012) (TV Episode)
A poster for Superbad is on display in Almost Human's shop.
Maron: Dead Possum (2013) (TV Episode)
Kyle mentions "McLovin from 'Superbad'."
This Is the End (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.157 (2013) (TV Episode)
Danny McBride mentions that Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg wrote the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.179 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Bill Hader is in the film
At the Movies: Episode #10.22 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Judith Lucy in a review of This Is the End as another movie with Seth Rogen.
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013) (TV Movie)
mentioned in the dialogue
Honest Trailers: Pacific Rim (2013) (TV Episode)
Quoted user is called 'rhmclovin'.
Bros Before Hos (2013)
Title seen in DVD store
Warren: Warren Eats King Cake (2014) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned
Suburgatory: About a Boy-Yoi-Yoing (2014) (TV Episode)
Malik mentions McLovin.
The Graham Norton Show: Matt LeBlanc/Zac Efron/Seth Rogen/Kaiser Chiefs (2014) (TV Episode)
Seth Rogen talks about writing the first draft of his screenplay as a teenager
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Seth Rogen/Matt Bomer/Coldplay (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Seth Rogen
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jonah Hill/Mayor Rahm Emanuel/Soundgarden (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Jonah Hill
2014 NHL Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Strombo refers to Nathan MacKinnon as McLovin
Honest Trailers: The Fault in Our Stars (2014) (TV Episode)
McLovin' mentioned
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Julianne Moore/Michael Cera/Kid Rock (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Michael Cera
The Simpsons: Bart's New Friend (2015) (TV Episode)
Superfast! (2015)
One of the Jonah Hill films referenced by Lucas
TruInside: Bridesmaids (2016) (TV Episode)
Graphic showing name of movie
The Graham Norton Show: Seth Rogen/Paul Rudd/Martin Freeman/Maxine Peake/Birdy (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham when introducing Seth Rogen


The Getaway: Black Monday (2004) (Video Game)
video game played
xXx: State of the Union (2005)
Seen on a TV set

Featured in 

The Girls Next Door: Training Dazed (2007) (TV Episode)
a preview is shown at the Mansion
Religulous (2008)
Shot of Jonah Hill when describing Jesus as a teenager.
Spike's Guys Choice (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips shown during Judd Apatow presentation, and mentioned by Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Judd Apatow
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Ugly Truth (2010) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Coolest Cliches (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips from this movie are shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Dinner for Schmucks/Charlie St. Cloud/Get Low (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen's #1 Movie Dork is Christopher Mintz-Plasse; Clement Blake's Lifetime Achievement Award in Hoboing
Bad Movie Beatdown: Sunday School Musical (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Maltin on Movies: Back to School Special (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
The Dirties (2013)
Opening credits and letter style of the title of this film are used.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Project X (2013) (TV Episode)
mentions Apatow's first really controversial party movie
This Is Comedy (2014)
Clips shown


Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
During the liquor mart scene, Seth's character gets his throat slashed all the way across and appears just like the character of Shelly (Larry Zerner) in Friday the 13th Part 3-D. Oddly enough, the physical appearance of both characters is very similar.

Spoofed in 

Disaster Movie (2008)
Character McLover is a spoof of McLovin from "Superbad"
Dance Flick (2009)
Megan's name on her Hawaiian fake ID is McLovin
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010) (Video)
McAnalovin', his fake ID and police ride-along
Paranormal Whacktivity (2013)
"I love my best friend" scene recreated

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