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References 

À bon chat, bon rat (1909) (Short)
Poster is shown in Tom's room.
He Who Gets Slapped (1924)
Tom gets slapped by a clown in the old movie sequence.
Modern Times (1936)
Tom plays house with Summer at a big store.
The Seventh Seal (1957)
In the theater scene, Tom is in a knight's suit of armor and is playing chess by the shore.
Peeping Tom (1960)
Poster is shown in a video store.
I Spy (1965) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Persona (1966)
Final scene of this film is referenced during theater scene.
Z (1969)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Patton (1970)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Heavy Metal (1981)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Porky's (1982)
DVD collection is shown in a video store.
Knight Rider (1982) (TV Series)
Summer calls Tom to remind him about the opening song in the "Knight Rider" series.
Porky's II: The Next Day (1983)
DVD collection is shown in a video store.
Porky's 3: Revenge (1985)
DVD collection is shown in a video store.
Small Wonder (1985) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Tom on his date with Alison.
Sid and Nancy (1986)
Tom and Summer talk about the tragic end of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen's relationship.
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Song "She's like the wind" is played.
Mr. Bean (1990) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Henry & June (1990)
McKenzie talks about Henry Miller.
Friends (1994) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Nowhere Man (1995) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Shall We Dance? (1996)
DVD is shown in a video store.
King of the Hill (1997) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
As Good as It Gets (1997)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Big Ideas (1999) (TV Series)
DVD is shown in a video store.
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Longitude (2000) (TV Movie)
DVD is shown in a video store.
High Fidelity (2000)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Amélie (2001)
During one of his heartbroken scenes, Tom projects himself onto random French doco segments much in the same way as Amélie does when she was upset.
24 (2001) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
The Bernie Mac Show (2001) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
American Idol (2002) (TV Series)
Summer mentioned wanting to watch "Idol" when she is playing house with Tom at Ikea.
Monk (2002) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Firefly (2002) (TV Series)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Bruce Almighty (2003)
DVD is shown in a video store.
The O.C. (2003) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Arrested Development (2003) (TV Series)
DVDs of seasons 1 & 3 are shown in a video store.
Lost (2004) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Rome (2005) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Jericho (2005) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Rent (2005)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Planet Earth (2006) (TV Series)
DVD is shown in a video store.
30 Rock (2006) (TV Series)
DVDs are shown in a video store.
Dirt (2007) (TV Series)
DVD of season 1 is shown in a video store.
King of California (2007)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Damages (2007) (TV Series)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Superbad (2007)
DVD is shown in a video store.
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
DVD is shown in a video store.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
DVD is shown in a video store.

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien: Episode #1.24 (2009) (TV Episode)
Zooey Deschanel was promoting it.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Ugly Truth/G-Force/Orphan (2009) (TV Episode)
"Anatomy of a Junket" segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Michael Jackson's This Is It/The House of the Devil/Gentlemen Broncos (2009) (TV Episode)
A woman on the streets says her favorite dance scene comes from this movie
Family Guy Presents: Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show (2009) (TV Short)
This movie takes the place of "The Last Mimzy" in the Marlee Matlin calling Moviefone gag.
Saturday Night Live: Joseph Gordon-Levitt/Dave Matthews Band (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Joseph Gordon-Levitt's monologue
Beyond Words (2010) (Video)
Written by Scott Neustadter.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.153 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "At the Ancient Roman Cineplex"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.32 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Chloe Moretz was in the film
Dabangg (2010)
Both feature song numbers in which the protagonist greets people of the street, swings a (baseball/cricket) bat, is raised by a group of backup dancers, and a marching band suddenly appears.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Joseph Gordon-Levitt was in the film
Estrenos Críticos: Especial Series Americanas (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.18 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Zooey Deschanel was in the film
Conan: Indiana Jones & The Temple of Wait, This Isn't a Temple It's a Walmart! (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Zooey Deschanel
Guys with Kids: Marny's Dad (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Marny's dad.
Los Cinéfilos: ¿Te gusta Wes Anderson? (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Who Do You Think You Are?: Zooey Deschanel (2013) (TV Episode)
A still is shown.

Features 

The Graduate (1967)
Tom and Summer watch the film. Also, "The Graduate" is mentioned in the beginning.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Tom sees Han Solo (a clip of him winking from the film's end sequence) in a window reflection during the dance number.
Pac-Man (1980) (Video Game)
You can hear McKenzie playing Pac-Man at a café.
Donkey Kong (1981) (Video Game)
You can hear Tom playing the game at a café.
Wii Sports (2006) (Video Game)
Tom plays Wii Tennis with his little sister in one scene.

Featured in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Year One/Whatever Works/The Proposal (2009) (TV Episode)
"Ode to the Indy Movie" segment.
Breakfast: Episode dated 21 August 2009 (2009) (TV Episode)
Film clip used to introduce actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
Not a Love Story: Making (500) Days of Summer (2009) (Video)
Clips are shown.
Brief Film Reviews: (500) Days of Summer (2009) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown when Nominated for several Categories.
Golden Globes Red Carpet Live (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
20/20: Inside the Bachelor: The Stories Behind the Rose (2010) (TV Episode)
Ali mentions the movie and clips are shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.42 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clip included in montage of Joseph Gordon-Levitt films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.7 (2013) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Joseph Gordon-Levitt films

Spoofs 

Song of the South (1946)
During a song, an animated bluebird lands on Tom's finger.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
The scene where Tom dances down the street with ensemble is an homage to Ferris's takeover of the parade, particularly at the lyric "twist and shout", which Ferris sang during the parade.

Spoofed in 

Paranormal Whacktivity (2013)
"I Made Her" parodies "You Make My Dreams" dance sequence

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