Blackboard Jungle (1955) Poster


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Version of 

Dzungle pred tabulí (1980) (TV Movie)
based on the same novel
Class of 1984 (1982)
based on the same novel

Edited into 

Heavy Petting (1989)

Referenced in 

Down on the Farm with James Cagney (1955) (Short)
Cagney mentions the film when talking about Vic Morrow.
You Bet Your Life: Episode #7.25 (1957) (TV Episode)
Groucho Marx responding to a cheering group of high school students in the audience: "There's a group out there from the Blackboard Jungle."
You Bet Your Life: Episode #9.3 (1958) (TV Episode)
Groucho Marx greets Johnny Weissmuller by saying, "Welcome to the blackboard jungle."
The Phil Silvers Show: Bilko's Bopster (1959) (TV Episode)
Bilko refers to the commotion in the barracks as "the blackboard jungle".
This Is Your Life: Glenn Ford (1973) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in connection with Glenn Ford.
Mousiki vradya: O Elvis kai i genia tou rock 'n' roll (1976) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
The Bad News Bears: Here Comes the Coach (1979) (TV Episode)
Dr. Rappant: "Mr. Buttermaker, this is not the Blackboard Jungle!"
At the Movies: The Long Good Friday/Class of 1984/Lola/Pink Floyd The Wall (1982) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert calls "Class of 1984" (1982) a futuristic, punk-rock version of this movie.
Bull Durham (1988)
"Rock Around The Clock" from this movie is featured.
Charles in Charge: The Blackboard Bungle (1988) (TV Episode)
title reference
Quantum Leap: Good Morning, Peoria - September 9, 1959 (1989) (TV Episode)
Sam plays the film's opening theme "Rock Around the Clock".
Martin: Blackboard Jungle Fever (1993) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Animaniacs: Chalkboard Bungle/Hurray for Slappy/The Great Wakkorotti: The Master & His Music (1993) (TV Episode)
The title of the segment "Chalkboard Bungle" is a reference to this movie.
Boy Meets World: Model Family (1994) (TV Episode)
Mr. Feeny: "Natural selection will once again rule the Blackboard Jungle."
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
Richard E. Grant mentions it.
NYPD Blue: The Backboard Jungle (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
To Sir, with Love II (1996) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue.
At the Movies: The Worst Films of 1996 (1997) (TV Episode)
Afro Promo (1997)
This film is referenced in the trailer for "Edge of The City" (1957).
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Blood and Blackboards (2006) (Video)
Noted as an influence
Indiana Jones 4: Pre-production (2008) (Video)
Mentioned by LaBeouf.
Rich Hall's the Dirty South (2010) (TV Movie)
mentioned in dialog
21 Jump Street (2012)
Principal Dadier is named after Glenn Ford's character in this movie.
Studio C: Episode #2.10 (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the Captain Literally sketch
The Cinema Snob: Rock Around the Clock (2018) (TV Episode)
The Snob mentions it.

Featured in 

Shadows and Light (1980) (Video)
Clips shown in opening montage and visuals during first song
Heavy Petting (1989)
MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) (TV Mini-Series)
Footage from this film was in this documentry
MGM: When the Lion Roars: The Lion in Winter (1992) (TV Episode)
clips shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs: America's Greatest Music in the Movies (2004) (TV Movie)
Rock Around the Clock is #50.
Kings of Rock 'n' Roll (2008) (TV Movie)
excerpts shown
The Culture Show: Episode #11.7 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
American Grindhouse (2010)
Joe Dante mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during Kartina Richardson's segment
History Repeats Itself: Class of 1984 (2015) (Video)
Rock 'n' Roll America: Sweet Little Sixteen (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips featured and discussed
Vinyl: Pilot (2016) (TV Episode)
Richie and Zak reminisce about seeing the film for the first time, and the moment of which the first song of the film kicks in. Clips are shown.

Spoofed in 

Blackboard Jumble (1957) (Short)

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