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Edited from 

Adventures of Superman (1952) (TV Series)
clip used
Home Run Derby (1959) (TV Series)
clip used
PBS NewsHour (1975) (TV Series)
clip used
The Right Stuff (1983)
Some of the Chuck Yeager clips were directly taken from "The Right Stuff"
Teach (2001) (Short)
clip used
The Simpsons: Waverly Hills, 9021-D'Oh (2009) (TV Episode)
clip used

References 

The Blob (1958)
mentioned in dialogue
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999) (TV Series)
SpongeBob mattress cover seen
Go, Diego! Go! (2005) (TV Series)
Diego backpack seen

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.20 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that John Legend's song "Shine" is featured in the film
Cougar Town: Lost Children (2011) (TV Episode)
Bobby wants to watch it, until Jules, Travis and Tom tell him that it's a documentary and Superman is not in it.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.101 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jackson Murphy says the film was snubbed for Best Documentary
Beyond the Blackboard (2011) (TV Movie)
Stacey says that many of the people at the shelter are waiting for Superman to come, but "there's no Superman's coming."
The Simpsons: The Ned-Liest Catch (2011) (TV Episode)
The depiction of the "rubber room" in this episode mirrors the way it was depicted in Waiting for Superman

Features 

Leave It to Beaver (1957) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
60 Minutes (1968) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
Room 222 (1969) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
The Right Stuff (1983)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) (TV Series)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
The First Year (2001) (TV Movie)
features clips from the film
School of Rock (2003)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits
Jackass Number Two (2006)
clip shown, confirmed in end credits

Featured in 

Late Show with David Letterman: Jim Parsons/Geoffrey Canada/Mark Ronson & The Business International (2010) (TV Episode)
Promotional excerpt shown during interview with Geoffrey Canada - Geoffrey tells the story of when he learned that Superman wasn't real.

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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