Now, Voyager (1942) Poster



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Lux Video Theatre: Now, Voyager (1956) (TV Episode)
Based on the same novel.

Referenced in 

Mildred Pierce (1945)
Bette Davis-Paul Henreid leitmotif used in Mildred Pierce
The Voice of the Turtle (1947)
In opening restaurant scene, a soldier lights two cigarettes and gives one to his date -- a gesture copied from a more famous scene in Now, Voyager (1942), another Warner Brothers film, also directed by Irving Rapper.
I Love Lucy: The Adagio (1951) (TV Episode)
Ricky lights two cigarettes in his mouth at once and says "Hey, look at me, I'm makin' like Paul Henreid!"
77 Sunset Strip: Collector's Item (1960) (TV Episode)
Theme song plays on Jeff's hi-fi when the Countess visits.
Only Two Can Play (1962)
Peter Sellers says he had seen this film
This Is Your Life: Bette Davis (1971) (TV Episode)
mentions by name
M*A*S*H: Major Ego (1978) (TV Episode)
Klinger (dressed as Bette Davis) asks whether Captain Greenleigh has ever seen "Now, Voyager". He replies "yes, I've seen it 14 times".
Family: Sleeping Over (1979) (TV Episode)
Willie invites Joan to see the film and they later discussit.
Knots Landing: Abby's Choice (1982) (TV Episode)
Laura and Ciji watched the film the previous night. They discuss the scene in which Jerry lights two cigarettes and hands one to Charlotte, who then says, "Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars."
Prisoner: Episode #1.263 (1982) (TV Episode)
Janet Conway and Ian Mahoney attend a screening on their first date
G.I. Joe: Lasers in the Night (1985) (TV Episode)
Amber quotes Bette Davis's character.
The Counterfeit Contessa (1994) (TV Movie)
characters mention title in reference to death and suffering
Oliver's Travels: Why Did We Eat the Frogs? (1995) (TV Episode)
Oliver does a variation on Bette Davis' "Why settle for the moon" line.
Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996) (TV Movie)
Red Dwarf: Nanarchy (1997) (TV Episode)
Kochanski says that when she saw this she was so choked up she couldn't speak for 20 minutes.
The Winter Guest (1997)
Elspeth speaks a variation on Bette Davis' line involving the moon and stars.
Titanic (1997)
The young Charlotte Vale and her shipboard paramour use a car on the ship for their romantic assignations, similar to Jack and Rose.
Star Trek: Voyager: The Killing Game (1998) (TV Episode)
One of Mlle. De Neuf's songs is an adaptation of Charlotte's theme.
'White Christmas': A Look Back with Rosemary Clooney (2000) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
copies famous scene in which Paul Henreid lights 2 cigarettes in his mouth and offers one to Bette Davis
EastEnders: Episode dated 14 February 2002 (2002) (TV Episode)
Dot quotes "Let's not wish for the moon. We have the stars."
EastEnders: Episode dated 30 August 2004 (2004) (TV Episode)
Dot quotes "Don't ask for the moon. We have the stars."
Yi ge mo sheng nu ren de lai xin (2004)
A poster of the film is shown
Behind the Tunes: Looney Tunes Go Hollywood (2004) (Video)
Referenced by title
Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock? (2006)
stillframe from movie
Hollywood Mouth (2008)
Mentioned in Berlyn's note to Rick.
Gone with the Pope (2010)
Duke Mitchell copies Paul Henreid lighting two cigarettes and mentions he saw it in this movie
We Were Here (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue by Ed Wolf referring to a double feature of "Now, Voyager" and "Casablanca."
Stars of the Silver Screen: Bette Davis (2011) (TV Episode)
The film is discussed.
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe: Part 1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Marilyn and Jimmy go to see the film together.
Allied (2016)
An inspiration for the film's costumes

Featured in 

Summer of '42 (1971)
Windows (1980)
The heroine and a detective watch the film in the heroine's apartment
A Fine Romance: Keep Them Apart (1981) (TV Episode)
Mike and Laura watch the film on television
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The 59th Annual Academy Awards (1987) (TV Special)
Thirtysomething: I'm in Love, I'm in Love, I'm in Love, I'm in Love, I'm in Love with a Wonderful Gynecologist (1988) (TV Episode)
Ellyn and Melissa rent a videocassette of this film and watch it at Melissa's place.
Mama's Family: My Phony Valentine (1989) (TV Episode)
Mama and Iola watch this film on television
Stay Tuned (1992)
The George Carlin Show: George Destroys a Way of Life (1994) (TV Episode)
shown on TV in the bar
All About Bette (1994) (TV Movie)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
The Care and Handling of Roses (1996) (TV Movie)
Movie is shown in a cinema
Behind the Tunes: Looney Tunes Go Hollywood (2004) (Video)
A clip is shown
The Lady in Question Is Charles Busch (2005)
clips from the trailer and from classic scenes involving Bette Davis and Paul Henreid
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The quote "Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars." is #46 on the list.
Stardust: The Bette Davis Story (2006) (TV Movie)
film clip shown
TCM Guest Programmer: Tom Ford (2006) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
TCM Guest Programmer: Lorraine Bracco (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
The Brothers Warner (2007) (TV Movie)
film clip
Memoirs of a Cigarette (2007) (TV Movie)
features a clip from this film
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
P.S. I Love You (2007)
Movie clip shown
The Long Shadow of Dirty Harry (2008) (Video)
clips shown
Stars of the Silver Screen: Bette Davis (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown.
Timeshift: The Smoking Years (2012) (TV Episode)
"lighting two cigarettes" smoking scene shown
Women He's Undressed (2015)
Clips shown
The Andrew Klavan Show: The Hefner Legacy (2017) (TV Episode)
Klavan recommends the movie and shows a clip.
Bette Davis: Größer als das Leben (2017) (TV Movie)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Guiding Light: Episode dated 17 December 1981 (1981) (TV Episode)
Nola fantasizes she and Wuinton are the lead characters in the classic film
The Simpsons: A Fish Called Selma (1996) (TV Episode)
Troy McClure lights two cigars and gives one to Selma, exactly mirroring the famous scene in the film where Jerry lights two cigarettes and gives one to Charlotte.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
"Passing the cigarette" is parodied during the "I Touch Myself" montage.
The History Boys (2006)
One of the scenes which the boys act out in front of Hector in the classroom is the end to 'Now Voyager' (with Timms and Lockwood playing Bette Davis and Paul Henreid).
Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
Nick lights two cigarettes, but instead of handing one to Sheila, he continues to smoke both himself.
Instant Konkowsky (2009) (Short)
Duplicates the famed two-cigarette-lighting

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