Semi-Pro (2008) Poster



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Bambi (1942)
"Who the fuck is Bambi? "
Gone in 60 Seconds (1974)
A Poster seen attached to the wall
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)
Title seen on cinema marquee
Slap Shot (1977)
Storyline taken from movie where a bad team in a poor city on the brink of extinction must find a way to start winning and bringing more fans to the games in order to have a chance to play in the professional league.
True Love (1989)
Open reference by a character
Goodfellas (1990)
The 'Jive Turkey' scene references intense Tommy DeVito scenes in Goodfellas - specifically the "funny how?" and shooting of Spider scenes.
Swimming Pool (2003)
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)
Name mentioned in song lyrics
Blades of Glory (2007)
Referenced in dialogue

Referenced in 

The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 21 February 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
In the archive footage shown of Michael Moore, he is standing in front of advertisments for this film.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.23 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $4,000 question
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Duplicity/Knowing/I Love You, Man (2009) (TV Episode)
John Cena says gives this example as a great Will Ferral film
Stan Helsing (2009)
DVD on the store
I Am Comic (2010)
Interviewee mentions he was cut out of the movie.
The Elephant in the Living Room (2010)
This movie is mentioned in a news story about Rocky The Bear who had acted in it.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $1,000 question
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.208 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Will Arnett was in the film
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
When Ron exclaims the name Dan Issel, he's referring to the basketball great who began his pro career with the Kentucky Colonels of the American Basketball Association. The ABA was the subject of the movie Semi-Pro (2008) which Will Ferrell starred in.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 22 April 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike Golic, wearing a basketball jersey, says he "looks like Will Ferrell in Semi-Pro"
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.23 (2015) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Basketball Movies" category
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.30 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Movies & TV" category

Featured in 

HBO First Look: Semi-Pro (2008) (TV Episode)
Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 1 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown for the review.
Getaway: Episode #17.8 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a celebrity interview with Will Ferrell.
The Hour: Episode #7.130 (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during Woody Harrelson's bio segment.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Shootin' Hoops (2011) (TV Episode)
I Hate Everything, the Search for the Worst: Smosh: The Movie (2015) (TV Episode)
Alex Bolton mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.


BASEketball (1998)
Spoof in the dialogue

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