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Twilight Zone (1959) (TV Series)
Peter asks Brian if he's ever seen an episode of this show.
Twilight Zone: Eye of the Beholder (1960) (TV Episode)
this episode referenced in dialogue
The Tonight Show (1962) (TV Series)
Peter & Brian watch the opening titles.
Caddyshack (1980)
"Mr. Night" by Kenny Loggins plays when Lois is first seen at the pool in 1984
Zapped! (1982)
Lois talks about going to see this film with Peter in 1984.
Krull (1983)
Peter asks Lois to go see this film instead of Zapped.
Thriller (1983) (TV Short)
The 1984 Cleveland wears Michael Jackson's red jacket from this video and does a number of the dance moves from it.
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Poster in Peter's alternate present house.
Ghostbusters (1984)
Brian asks someone in 1984 if they've seen this film.
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
When Peter and Cleveland go to the bar, they are dancing to the Axel F theme song
St. Elmo's Fire (1985)
The Drunken Clam is called St. Elmo's Clam in 1984
Die Hard (1988)
Peter talks about it.
Quantum Leap (1989) (TV Series)
The sound effect, and "special effect" from Quantum Leap is used when Death takes Peter back in time.
ER (1994) (TV Series)
Death calls a man Noah Wyle when he declares a person dead
MADtv (1995) (TV Series)
Lois mentions it.
American Dad!: Pilot (2005) (TV Episode)
After Peter time travels he hopes he hasn't altered his reality...and then Roger the Alien shows up in a line from "American Dad!"'s pilot episode.


The Jetsons (1962) (TV Series)
The opening sequence is parodied.
Caddyshack (1980)
The first pool scene is an almost exact copy of the pool scene in Caddyshack
Ms. Pac-Man (1981) (Video Game)
Peter plays Ms. Menstrual Pac-Man.
Back to the Future (1985)
The moment Peter crushes the guitarist at the country club dance, there is no guitarist. Brian has to replace him (just like Michael J. Fox does in Back to the Future). Also the song they play is the same as the song the band play at the "Enchantment Under the Sea dance" in "Back to the Future". The difference between this story and the original story is that now they have to prevent the couple from kissing instead of making the kiss.
Hellraiser (1987)
We see a sketch involving Hellraiser playing a prank on his wife.
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Brian recreates the "blackboard scene" in explaining how Peter changed the future by going to the past, the school dance scene is later parodied.

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