Naked City (1958–1963)
Audio promo over closing credits.
When asked for money, Benny turns his pockets out and says, "Naked City".
Harry Bellaver Horace McMahon were the stars of the show.
Buddy says, "Rob, there are 8 million stories in the Naked City and you just might be one of them!", which is a reference to the tagline to the ABC show, "Naked City".
Starts with parody of that show's introduction.
The title is mentioned in a sketch
Johnny says "There are eight million stories in the big city."
Spike mentions this show.
The title appears as the name of a shoppe. The film is also set in the year 1958.
Scudder quotes the line "There are 8 million stories in the naked city."
Bill Parsons mentions the TV show "Naked City."
"There's a million pairs of circulation hosiery in the naked city."
"This isn't exactly The Naked City. It's the clothing-optional city."
Bob asks "How many stories do you suppose there are in this naked burg?". Red answers "Eight, Bob. Eight" - referring to the ending line of each episode of "The Naked City".
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 features many clips and references from movie and television history.
The title appears in a montage.
Clip of the credits
fragments with Martin Sheen, Peter Fonda, Willima Shatner, Christopher Walken, Jack Klugman, Robert Duvall, Jean Stapleton, Carroll O'Connor, Mickey Rooney, Maureen Stapleton, Gene Hackman, Jon Voight, Dustin Hoffman
Spoofed as "Naked Village"