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References 

The Scarlet Letter (1973)
Olive goes to see Der scharlachrote Buchstabe, a German adaptation of "The Scarlet Letter" at the "art house" movie theater
Sixteen Candles (1984)
"I want Jake from Sixteen Candles waiting outside the church for me."
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Mr. Griffith quotes Principal Vernon (Richard Gleason) when he lists "You mess with the bull, you get the horns" as one of the cliched things that teachers say to students; Olive references Judd Nelson's character, "John Bender", when she's asking herself "Whatever happened to chivalry? Does it only exist in '80s movies?... I want Judd Nelson thrusting his fist into the air because he knows he got me"; when Todd plays music outside Olive's window, the song is "Don't You (Forget About Me)" by Simple Minds, which was the closing song in The Breakfast Club (1985).
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
This movie, Will Gluck's favourite film, is referenced several times.
Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Olive references the film when she's asking to herself "Whatever happened to chivalry? Does it only exist in '80s movies?... I wanna ride off on a lawnmower with Patrick Dempsey"; Todd borrows a riding lawnmower to play music outside Olive's window, like Patrick Dempsey's character, "Ronald Miller".
Say Anything... (1989)
Olive references the film when she's asking to herself "Whatever happened to chivalry? Does it only exist in '80s movies? I want John Cusack holding a boombox outside my window"; Todd plays music outside Olive's window, in the same style that John Cusack's character, "Lloyd Dobler".
Sweet Valley High (1994) (TV Series)
"If I was a Gossip Girl in Sweet Valley with traveling pants."
The Scarlet Letter (1995)
Olive advises against watching this adaptation of "The Scarlet Letter," and Mr. Griffin makes fun of students who watch it instead of reading the book.
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
"If I was a Gossip Girl in Sweet Valley with traveling pants."
Gossip Girl (2007) (TV Series)
"If I was a Gossip Girl in Sweet Valley with traveling pants."
The Bucket List (2007)
mentioned in dialogue
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
mentioned in dialogue
Fired Up! (2009)
"Vamos por las chicas!" seen on movie marquee (which is "Fired Up!" in Spanish)/same director

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Emma Stone/Kings of Leon (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the opening monologue
Gossip Girl: Easy J (2010) (TV Episode)
title reference
Conan: Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Humor Truck (2011) (TV Episode)
Actress Lisa Kudrow (while being interviewed by Conan O'Brien) mentions this movie
2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Title mentioned by Jason Sudeikis during his opening monologue
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Jamie takes a sign from another person waiting at the airport from O. Penderghast. Olive Penderghast was the main character in director Will Gluck's previous film. Olive in "Easy A" was played by Emma Stone, who plays Kayla, Justin's girlfriend who dumps him at the start of "Friends with Benefits."
Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
The Scarlet Letter, Emma Stone
Conan: Hug Me, Sighed the Porcupine (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Emma Stone and during interview
Unfriended (2014)
Val quotes Marianne Bryant to billie227 after receiving her threatening email.
The DUFF (2015)
Bianca decides to copy Olive Penderghast's identifier strike by donning attire to crudely fit the label assigned; also both high schools have a blue devil mascot. In addition to this, the song "sexy silk" by 'Jessie J' is also related to the movie Easy A, and the song is played during the scene where Bianca is trying to talk to guys at the mall.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #15.84 (2016) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in question.

Features 

The Scarlet Letter (1934)
Short montage of clips from this movie is shown.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939)
watched by Brandon and boyfriend on computer
Sixteen Candles (1984)
clip of Jake (Michael Schoeffling) waiting for Samantha (Molly Ringwald) outside the church where her sister got married
The Breakfast Club (1985)
clip of Bender (Judd Nelson) walking acrross a field at the end of TBC
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
clip of Ferris (Matthew Broderick) singing on the float. Shower scene with Olive singing into shower head and creating Mohawk hair- reference to FBDO
Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
clip of Patrick Dempsey and Amanda Peterson riding off on the lawnmower
Say Anything... (1989)
clip of Lloyd (John Cusack) holding a tape player up outside of Diane's (Ione Skye) window

Featured in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time/Sex and the City 2/MacGruber (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen reviews the trailer in the Anticipatron
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.110 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Thomas Haden Church is shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.116 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Emma Stone is shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Town/I'm Still Here/Easy A (2010) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown
Maltin on Movies: The Town (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Late Show with David Letterman: Sean 'Diddy' Combs/Emma Stone (2010) (TV Episode)
Promotional excerpt shown during interview with Emma Stone.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.60 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Emma Stone is shown
The 2011 Comedy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
clip shown: award nominee
2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Clips shown during award nominations
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.61 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Thomas Haden Church films
Great Movie Mistakes III: Not in 3D (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.153 (2012) (TV Episode)
Cip shown in montage of Emma Stone films
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.68 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clip included in montage of Emma Stone films
Rock Center with Brian Williams: Episode #1.58 (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown with the characters referencing Judy Blume books (segment: 'In Full Blume').

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