Rain Man (1988) Poster



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Remade as 

Yuvvraaj (2008)
Basic concept

Edited into 

5 Second Movies: Rain Man (2008) (TV Episode)


Citizen Kane (1941)
A particular word hides an essential secret of a man's past.
Private Benjamin (1980)
Refered to on a quiz show in the film
The People's Court (1981) (TV Series)
mentioned in dialog.
Paris, Texas (1984)
Brother cares for mentally distraught brother
Twins (1988)

Referenced in 

'Rain Man' Featurette (1988) (TV Short)
this is the making-of featurette.
Going Overboard (1989)
The title is mentioned.
The Golden Girls: We're Outta Here: Part 2 (1989) (TV Episode)
When Rose asks Dorothy if she's upset because Blanche may sell the house, Dorothy responds she'll reallu upset because Joe Piscopo didn't get the lead in Rain Man.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Legend of Dinosaurs (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo (as Raymond Babbitt): "I gotta go watch Wapner."
The Siskel & Ebert 500th Anniversary Special (1989) (TV Movie)
Title appears on marquee.
Late Night with David Letterman: Episode dated 22 June 1989 (1989) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Michael Keaton.
Hey Dude: Rainmen (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
What Time Is It? (1989)
A poster is shown on a cinema marquee.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Crawling Eye (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo:I'm an excellent driver.
ALF: Break Up to Make Up (1989) (TV Episode)
Dorothy refers to the film.
At the Movies: The Best Films of 1989 (1989) (TV Episode)
It's Garry Shandling's Show.: Chester Gets a Show (1990) (TV Episode)
Phoebe compares Chester to the character.
Charles in Charge: Brain Man (1990) (TV Episode)
title reference
Night Court: A Family Affair: Part 2 (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference
At the Movies: Avalon/Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones/Henry & June/Desperate Hours (1990) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Avalon" review.
At the Movies: Regarding Henry/101 Dalmatians/Point Break/Boys N the Hood/The Miracle (1991) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Regarding Henry" review.
Another You (1991)
The Simpsons: Stark Raving Dad (1991) (TV Episode)
Floyd, the idiot savant
Intimate Stranger (1991)
Mentioned in voiceover.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: George Burns/Barry Levinson/Patricia Kaas (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Johnny as he introduces Barry Levinson
Perfect Strangers: Wayne Man (1992) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Craig T. Nelson/Michael Crawford/Bob Costas (1992) (TV Episode)
Craig T. Nelson mentions the movie directed by his old comedy partner Barry Levinson
Folks! (1992)
Roseanne: Aliens (1992) (TV Episode)
When DJ says that Darlene is jealous of his spelling ability, she sarcastically says "I wanted to be Rain Man".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Space Travellers (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Raymond Babbitt): "I'm not wearing my underwear."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Giant Gila Monster (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Raymond Babbit): "He's an excellent driver - definitely an excellent driver."
At the Movies: Hero/The Mighty Ducks/Mr. Baseball/Of Mice and Men/An American in Paris (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Hero" review.
Good Blokes & Superstars (1992) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue
At the Movies: Forever Young/Damage/Toys/Scent of a Woman/Used People (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Toys" review.
Freaked (1993)
Stewie has a poster with Ricky Coogan's face over Dustin Hoffman
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
The Critic: Eyes on the Prize (1994) (TV Episode)
one of three Tom Cruise movies to which Jay gave identical reviews
The Simpsons: Burns' Heir (1994) (TV Episode)
A character says "Is he supposed to have some kind of neurological impairment like Rain Man or Awakenings?"
Animaniacs: The Warners' 65th Anniversary Special (1994) (TV Episode)
The line "Beans Counted: 235, Definitely Definitely 235" appears in the closing credits, which is a reference to Runt's caricature of Raymond Babbitt in "Rain Man."
The Critic: A Day at the Races and a Night at the Opera (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay and Marty wear identical suits like Raymond and Charlie in the film
The Larry Sanders Show: Headwriter (1994) (TV Episode)
Larry mentions during a sketch
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: Wall of Sound (1994) (TV Episode)
Stoke says to Superman, "I have this problem. It's kind of a Rain Man (1988) thing. I don't like to fly."
Silent Fall (1994)
A cop says that he's seen the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Bob Saget/TLC (1995) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
NewsRadio: Goofy Ball (1995) (TV Episode)
Lisa mentions this movie to Dave
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Nanny: Oy to the World (1995) (TV Episode)
The weather related Rain Man looks like the character Raymond from the movie.
Two If by Sea (1996)
Boy Meets World: The Grass Is Always Greener (1996) (TV Episode)
Eric is compared to Dustin Hoffman's character Raymond Babbitt.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Crow: I can drive. I'm an excellent driver. I'm not wearing my underwear.
The Eighth Day (1996)
both films describe emotional ties of ordinary and un-ordinary people; and posters!
Multiplicity (1996)
Doug calls an imbecile "rain man".
Swingers (1996)
Early Edition: Christmas (1996) (TV Episode)
Santa compares his memory to Rain Man
The Nanny: Danny's Dead and Who's Got the Will? (1997) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the movie by name.
Swing Blade (1997) (Short)
Trent says, "I don't want you to be nuts like that guy in 'Rain Man'; I want you to be nuts like Nicholson in 'Cuckoo's Nest' - pre-lobotomy."
Cube (1997)
David mentions it.
Tinseltown (1997)
One of Cliff's many impersonations is from Rainman.
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Blind Date (1997) (TV Episode)
Annie calls Del "Rain Man".
3rd Rock from the Sun: The Great Dickdater (1998) (TV Episode)
Don refers to Dick as 'rain man.'
The X-Files: Bad Blood (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue.
Dawson's Creek: Road Trip (1998) (TV Episode)
Dawson, are we doing something you don't want to do? You've launched a pretty convincing Rain Man impression.
At the Movies: Lost in Space/The Spanish Prisoner/Mercury Rising/Kurt & Courtney/Character (1998) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert contrasts the depiction of autism in this movie and in "Mercury Rising" (1998).
The Big Hit (1998)
Morton Shulman mentions it.
Body Count (1998)
There's Something About Mary (1998)
Warren tapping his head when he freaks out after Ted touches his ears is a homage to what Raymond does when he freaks out in the bathroom.
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place: Two Guys, a Girl and Someone Better (1998) (TV Episode)
Pete is impersonating Raymond when serving chopped salad
NewsRadio: Stinkbutt (1999) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue: "guess which one is the smart brother?"
The Darwin Conspiracy (1999) (TV Movie)
She's All That (1999)
Simon is called rain-rain-rain man.
At the Movies: Remembering Gene Siskel (1999) (TV Episode)
Title appears on marquee.
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
A VHS copy of the movie Rain Man (1988) is seen in Alice and Bill's bedroom on top of their entertainment stand during their marijuana-enhanced argument.
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999) (Video)
Runt talks like Raymond Babbit
Molly (1999)
Charmed: The Painted World (1999) (TV Episode)
You were like AskRainMan.com. "Rain Man" was a 1988 movie starring Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman as the title character. Hoffman's character suffered from autism, but was a savant with numbers and counting.
Becker: He Said, She Said (1999) (TV Episode)
Margaret refers to Linda as Rain Man when Linda tells her how long she's been owed money by Maria in years, days, and hours.
The Red Green Show: Guinness World Records (1999) (TV Episode)
Dalton asks Winston, "Say, how many cups of coffee have you had, Rain Man?" in a somewhat alarmed voice after hearing him speaking in a higher-pitched rapid-fire voice like Dustin Hoffman's character.
It Had to Be You (2000)
"Did you count them?" "Who do you think I am, Rain Man?"
Friends: The One Where Ross Dates a Student (2000) (TV Episode)
Chandler compares Joey to Rain Man after he offers analytical advice on identifying Ross' secret admirer
The Unknown Peter Sellers (2000) (TV Special)
Referenced by title
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 238 (2000) (TV Episode)
Drew says "I'm an excellent driver." during the intro.
Aberdeen (2000)
Family Guy: The Story on Page One (2000) (TV Episode)
"I saw you in that movie where you where in that airport and that dumb guy was screaming" "That was Tom Cruise" -the movie being refered to is Rain Man where Tom Cruises character goes to an airport with Raymond who starts screaming.
Whipped (2000)
3rd Rock from the Sun: InDickscretion (2000) (TV Episode)
Tommy compares Harry's behavior with "Rain Main" .
Miss Congeniality (2000)
Cheryl Fraiser (Miss Rhode Island) says she talked like the Rain Man during her interview
Malcolm in the Middle: Hal Quits (2001) (TV Episode)
Craig makes a reference to "some 'Rain Man'-type human calculator."
Langt fra Las Vegas: Sexfreak (2001) (TV Episode)
Used as an example of how easy it is to win an award if you portray a disabled.
Felicity: It's Raining Men (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Good Eats: A Chuck for Chuck (2001) (TV Episode)
When Chuck expresses a measurement down to a tenth of a ml, Alton says, "Make it 80, Rain Man."
The Score (2001)
Family Guy: The Kiss Seen Round the World (2001) (TV Episode)
Tom Tucker creates a ridiculous fake interview with Dustin Hoffman by editing together bits from his films - one is of Hoffman in this.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 405 (2001) (TV Episode)
One "Scenes From a Hat" suggestion is, " if Rain Man had different jobs."
Bones (2001)
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 418 (2001) (TV Episode)
One of the personalities in "Multiple Personalities" is "Rain Man".
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Caged (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue.
Gilmore Girls: Like Mother, Like Daughter (2001) (TV Episode)
Rory tells Francie that Paris is really smart, and Francie asks if she's so smart she can tell how many matches there are if she empties a box of matches on the floor.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 409 (2001) (TV Episode)
Colin plays Rain Man in "Meet the Family".
The Shield: Pay in Pain (2002) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Shane
Suburban Times (2002) (TV Series)
J.W. mentions Tom Cruise and Rain Man.
Dawson's Creek: Swan Song (2002) (TV Episode)
Joey calls Dawson Rain Man before he gets on the plane for L.A.
The Office: Appraisals (2002) (TV Episode)
David refers to an autistic child as "like Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man"
I Spy (2002)
Line of dialogue: "Better watch your job. Rain Man got skills".
3-South: College Material (2002) (TV Episode)
Confused with "Everybody Loves Raymond."
Orion's Cloud (2002) (Short)
"K-Mart sucks" line and the movie poster
An Evening with Kevin Smith (2002) (Video)
Mentioned when discussing Jon Peters.
Gilmore Girls: That'll Do, Pig (2003) (TV Episode)
Rory calls herself, "the Rain Man of college applications."
House of the Dead (2003)
one guy mentions another guy has the looks of tom cruise and the brain of rain man
Train 48: Episode #1.11 (2003) (TV Episode)
Johnny refers to the film.
Joan of Arcadia: The Fire and the Wood (2003) (TV Episode)
Grace refers to Adam as "Rain Man."
Riding in Vans with Boys (2003) (Video)
The Prince and Me (2004)
Paige mentions the film in dialog, while talking to Eddie at the laundromat
New Tricks: ID Parade (2004) (TV Episode)
Detective Pullman refers to the three detectives as "Stan, Ollie and Rainman".
Malcolm in the Middle: Dewey's Special Class (2004) (TV Episode)
Reese says, "Okay, so I'm not Rain Man!"
The King of Iron Town (2004)
Mentioned in dialogue
Entourage: The Scene (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The King of Queens: Lost Vegas (2004) (TV Episode)
Arthur tries to teach Spence to count cards and asks him why he can't be more like Rain Man.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Formalities (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Sofia.
Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004) (Video)
Ricky Gervais mentions Raymond from this film.
Joey: Joey and the Roadtrip (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Last Run (2004)
"(she's) watching 'Rain Man' "
Film Geek (2005)
Referring to Scotty, David F. Walker says: "He's like Rain Man".
Monk: Mr. Monk Goes to Vegas (2005) (TV Episode)
Captain Stotlemeyer asks Monk to do his 'Rainman-thing' to win Lt. Disher's money back.
Dinner for Five: Episode #4.5 (2005) (TV Episode)
Bonnie Hunt is attributed to working on this film.
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #12.151 (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "New Summer Characters" sketch.
The Closer: You Are Here (2005) (TV Episode)
Gabriel jokingly sais he never thought he would get help from the "rain man", because they had a clue from an autistic teenager
Extras: Kate Winslet (2005) (TV Episode)
Kate lists a series of films where people won Oscars for playing disabled people, this is one.
Weeds: You Can't Miss the Bear (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned in episode
Balls of Steel: Episode #1.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #1.5 (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #1.7 (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight - The Gathering Storm (2005) (Video)
Poster seen in the background of a photograph of Peter Guber and Jon Peters.
ER: Two Ships (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Kid & I (2005)
"Wait a minute...that's Rain Man!"
Eminem: Live from New York City (2005) (TV Special)
Eminem performs his song "Rain Man" in which he imitates the character
The Ringer (2005)
when steve and his uncle are researching on how to act mentaly handicapped, the box to this movie is sitting on top of the VCR
Bones: The Woman at the Airport (2006) (TV Episode)
Temperance says "I'm an excellent driver," prompting Booth to call her Rain Man.
Snow Cake (2006)
The neighbour says she knows about autism from "that movie," very likely Rain Man.
Funny Money (2006)
Rain Man is mentioned
Most Extreme Elimination Challenge: Box Office Bombs vs. NASCAR (2006) (TV Episode)
not acting inRainman
Cow Belles (2006) (TV Movie)
"She's like Rain Man with math."
Numb3rs: All's Fair (2006) (TV Episode)
Alan doesn't want Larry to help with his sudoku puzzle and tells him: "Back away, Rain Man!"
Ideal: The Boss (2006) (TV Episode)
Johnny calls someone stupid Rain Man.
Kyle XY: Pilot (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Josh.
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Spidermandy/Be A-Fred, Be Very A-Fred (2006) (TV Episode)
In Spidermandy, Billy's parents are watching "Everybody Loves Rainman".
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
More than one time, Professor Jules Hilbert (Dustin Hoffman) ask to Harold (Will Ferrell) if he have counted particular object while they are talking, tiles of the bathroom floor for example. This references the autistic behaviour of Dustin Hoffman's character in Rain Man.
Pastewka: Der Einzug (2006) (TV Episode)
Pastewka and his father talk about the movie "Rain Man"
Prison Break: Subdivision (2006) (TV Episode)
T-Bag says he can't remember things like Rain Man
Black Rain: Post-Production (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Heroes: Chapter Four 'Collision' (2006) (TV Episode)
Hiro and Ando re-enact a famous scene from the movie in the casino
Goolians (2006) (Video)
Alice Cooper compares Frankie from the Groovie Goolies to Rain Man
30 Rock: Blind Date (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tracey
Big Nothing (2006)
Gus to Charlie: "Thanks, Rain Man."
Balls of Steel: Episode #2.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #2.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Winner: Broken Home (2007) (TV Episode)
Ron says that the first time he saw Irene, he thought she might be special, like Rain Man
Het elfde uur: Episode #15.26 (2007) (TV Episode)
Hubers mentions this film.
Balls of Steel: Episode #2.5 (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #2.6 (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Rihanna Feat. Jay Z: Umbrella (2007) (Video)
Punning off the weather theme, Jay-Z says, "Rain Man is back with Little Miss Sunshine"
American Loser (2007)
mentioned in dialogue
Psych: American Duos (2007) (TV Episode)
the main characters mention this movie in the show
Entourage: The WeHo Ho (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Into the Wild (2007)
Scene with wind turbines field
Saxondale: Episode #2.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
One of Tommy's sex tapes named after a film.
Heroes Unmasked: The Invisible Touch (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
WWE SmackDown Live: Episode #9.4 (2007) (TV Episode)
John Bradshaw Layfield says Festus is, "Like Bruiser Brody crossed with the Rain Man."
Supernatural: Bad Day at Black Rock (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
ER: Blackout (2007) (TV Episode)
Dubenko pejoratively refers to Zelinsky as "Dr. Rain Man" because of his social ineptitude and ability to spout medical statistics
Ricky Gervais Live 3: Fame (2007) (Video)
Ricky repeatedly references this movie during the "autism" section.
Women's Murder Club: Play Through the Pain (2007) (TV Episode)
Twice during their conversation, Maurice Jackson asks Cindy whether she is Rainman.
The Boondocks: Ballin' (2007) (TV Episode)
Riley calls an autistic kid "Rain Man"
Václav (2007)
The Bucket List (2007)
When Carter is rattling off a lot of details, Edward calls him "My main man Ray", which is a reference to Dustin Hoffman's character in Rain Man, an autistic savant, who memorizes lots of very specific details.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Chronologically Confused About the Legend of Zelda Timeline (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nerd comments that Zelda fans have a better memory than Dustin Hoffman from Rain Man.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Breaking Bad: ...And the Bag's in the River (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Being Human: Pilot (2008) (TV Episode)
Mitchell says: Is just like leaving with Rain man
21 (2008)
Before being kicked out of the group, Fisher insults Ben Campbell by comparing him to the autistic character played by Dustin Hoffman.
Empty: Happiness (2008) (TV Episode)
"Is this one of those things you got all Rain Man about?"
Häxdansen: Episode #1.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Sussie in the video store
Balls of Steel: Episode #3.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #3.4 (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Balls of Steel: Episode #3.6 (2008) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Instant Star: Every Breath You Take (2008) (TV Episode)
Jude refers to Sadie as "my own personal Rain Man" because she has talent at cards
The Young and the Restless: Episode #1.8957 (2008) (TV Episode)
Lauren: "Stephen Hawking?" Michael: "Or Rain Man."
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Mentioned as example of actor winning Oscar playing handicapped
Bones: The Yanks in the U.K.: Parts 1 and 2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Booth calls Bones "Rain Man" when she says she's a good driver.
Bones: The Perfect Pieces in the Purple Pond (2008) (TV Episode)
While arguing in the car, Brennan tells Booth "I'm an excellent driver." A lot of speculation about the history of the Brennan character centers around whether she is on the high-functioning end of the autistic spectrum. Her uttering of this phrase is a nod to "Rainman."
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #8.7 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Daniel before he recaps the voting line numbers.
Numb3rs: Scan Man (2008) (TV Episode)
Ricci refers to Emerson Laidlaw as "Rain Man."
Mary and Max (2009)
Max eats fishsticks on Wednesdays, just like Raymond in Rain Man
Lie to Me: Pilot (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Robot Chicken: Two Weeks Without Food (2009) (TV Episode)
Spencer says, "Hot water burn, baby!"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.105 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $25,000 question
Eminem: We Made You (2009) (Video)
Eminem and Dr. Dre play a homage of the casino scene.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Observe & Report/Gigantic/Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen mentions this movie while reviewing "Gigantic"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Informers/The Soloist/Tyson (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says Jamie Foxx in "The Soloist" looks like Rain Men who can play the cello
Breaking Bad: Phoenix (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Saul
Weeds: Van Nuys (2009) (TV Episode)
Andy mentions card counting people who have autism.
Tosh.0: Worst Best Man Speech (2009) (TV Episode)
Rain Man mentioned
Entourage: Running on E (2009) (TV Episode)
David Schwimmer says that the new series he is offered is like Rain Man meets The Love Boat
The League: The Shiva Bowl (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Kevin
Cha'mone Mo'Fo'Selecta! A Tribute to Michael Jackson (2009) (TV Movie)
Michael calls the "Lighty Square Man" Rain Man
Community: Social Psychology (2009) (TV Episode)
Annie's teacher is mad at Annie when Abed doesn't leave the room and tells Annie that she should have brought subjects, not Rain Man.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.25 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $3,000 question
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.22 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Name That Movie"
White Collar: Threads (2009) (TV Episode)
Neal refers to Mozzie as "Rain Man."
The Cleveland Show: Ladies' Night (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Dexter: Hungry Man (2009) (TV Episode)
"rain man convention"
Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction (2009) (TV Special)
Robin Williams mentions Rain Man in his stand-up routine.
Dollhouse: Meet Jane Doe (2009) (TV Episode)
Echo says one of her personalities is borderline Rain Man
A Golden Christmas (2009) (TV Movie)
Anna likens Jessica to Rain Man.
The Venture Bros.: Pinstripes and Poltergeists (2009) (TV Episode)
21 is said to be like "Rain Man" for his knowledge of celebrity fragrances.
Killer Spirit (2009) (Short)
David calls Jack "Rain man" when he stares at the house, not answering Kevin.
Crazy on the Outside (2010)
Tommy mentions the older film in dialogue with Ethan, Angela's son.
Archer: Training Day (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Tosh.0: Risky Business Girls (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Animation Lookback: Walt Disney Animation Studios Part 14 (2010) (TV Episode)
Who Framed Roger Rabbit was the second highest grossing film of 1988 behind this film.
Community: Physical Education (2010) (TV Episode)
When the bagels fall on the floor Abed instantly states 13 as the number that fell to the floor, not unlike Raymond Babbit and the matchsticks
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $7,500 question
United States of Tara: Explosive Diorama (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Breaking Bad: Kafkaesque (2010) (TV Episode)
Marie likens Walt's fictitious card counting technique to that of Rain Man.
Community: Pascal's Triangle Revisited (2010) (TV Episode)
Pierce refers to Abed as "Rain Man."
American Pickers: Art of the Deal (2010) (TV Episode)
Ryan Newman mentions this movie by name
White Collar: By the Book (2010) (TV Episode)
Neal refers to Mozzie as "Rain Man."
White Collar: Point Blank (2010) (TV Episode)
Peter refers to Mozzie as "Rain Man."
The Trip (2010)
Mentioned by Rob
Life as We Know It (2010)
Messer says "slowly there, Rain Man" to Holly as she tries the motor bike.
Altitude (2010)
character called Rain Man
The Trip: The Inn at Whitewell (2010) (TV Episode)
Rob Brydon does an impression of Dustin Hoffman in this.
30 Rock: College (2010) (TV Episode)
When Liz says she has only a 1 in 52 chance of having her card drawn from a deck, Tracy says she's like Rain Man
Hawaii Five-0: Hana 'a'a Makehewa (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Danny.
Frankie Boyle's Tramadol Nights: Episode #1.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Frankie
Psych: The Polarizing Express (2010) (TV Episode)
Gus says that he is "Rain Man" with area codes.
Peep Show: Nether Zone (2010) (TV Episode)
Mark tries to remember Sophie's phone number and Jeremy says "You can do it, Rain Man."
Living Will... (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
RiffTrax: Shorts-Tacular Shorts-Stravaganza! (2010) (Video)
"Up and down, down and up, up and down...is a way to brush." Mike: "If you happen to be the 'Rain Man' type."
Cousinhood (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Flypaper (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
Skins: Rich (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
Special Collector's Edition: La colina de las botas (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD/Blu-ray releases of March/April
American Dad!: Home Wrecker (2011) (TV Episode)
Principal Lewis calls Barry "Rain Boy" because of his card-counting ability.
Supernatural: Let It Bleed (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Judah
Cross (2011) (Video)
"What are you, Rain Man or something?"
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Dustin Hoffman's role mentioned
Alphas: Anger Management (2011) (TV Episode)
Gary is called Rain Man
Butter (2011)
Laura mentions it
Parenthood: Clear Skies from Here on Out (2011) (TV Episode)
Amber says Drew was sitting there like Rain Man.
Glee: Pot O' Gold (2011) (TV Episode)
Finn says Brittany is "kinda like 'Rain Man' with boobs."
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The ANTI-Social Network (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.53 (2011) (TV Episode)
Dana Carvey mentions the film and says "You're an excellent driver" in the style of Dustin Hoffman in the film
Rob: Second Wedding (2012) (TV Episode)
Fernando says 'You got a little Rain Man thing going on here'.
House of Lies: Microphallus (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Bachelorette (2012)
Gena calls Katie Rainman
Archer: Lo Scandalo (2012) (TV Episode)
Archer repeatedly calls Lana "Rain Man" for counting bullets.
Project X (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
White Frog (2012)
Ajit likens Nick's condition to Rain Man.
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show: Drew Carey (2012) (TV Episode)
Guest Drew Carey refers to Theodore Slauson as "the Rain Man dude".
21 Jump Street (2012)
Schmidt talking about Jenko
Breakout Kings: Cruz Control (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
House of Lies: Business (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Bones: The Past in the Present (2012) (TV Episode)
listed as one of Pelant's Pay Per View movies
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23: It's Just Sex... (2012) (TV Episode)
Chloe keeps her sex tape in the Rain Man DVD case
Community: Digital Estate Planning (2012) (TV Episode)
About Abed, Pierce says, "He's playing the Rain Man card."
Crazy Enough (2012)
A man finds out he has a brother who has been living in a mental institution for most of his life.
Bad Education: Politics (2012) (TV Episode)
Jing (about Edmund Millbank): "He's like Rain Man, but he can't count and isn't allowed near matches."
General Hospital: Episode #1.12654 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Sonny
Grave Encounters 2 (2012)
Trevor and Alex talk about Dustin Hoffman's character.
Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2012)
Luce refers to the film by title.
The Office: Here Comes Treble (2012) (TV Episode)
Erin says, "You all go to Cornell. You're like eight Rain Men."
Supernatural: Blood Brother (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Dirties (2013)
Video case is shown in Matt's room.
Raising Hope: Sex, Clown and Videotape (2013) (TV Episode)
Jimmy: "'Cause I'm about to make it rain... man!"
King of the Nerds: Supernerds (2013) (TV Episode)
Moogega Cooper mentions this movie by name
Vsechnopárty: Episode dated 8 February 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Karel Síp mentioned it.
The Neighbors: Larry Bird Presents an Oscar-Winning Film by Larry Bird (2013) (TV Episode)
"Rain Man" character appears in Larry Bird's first film.
Wheel of Fortune: Pure Paradise 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mystery Round Puzzle: The 80's: Tom Cruise & Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man
Raze (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.132 (2013) (TV Episode)
Tom Cruise quotes a line from the film
Scandal: Seven Fifty-Two (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Family Guy: Roads to Vegas (2013) (TV Episode)
Brian and Stewie on the escalator in Vegas
Switched at Birth: Mother and Child Divided (2013) (TV Episode)
Bay: '' Wow, like a coffee-guy "Rain Man" thing.''
Orange Is the New Black: Blood Donut (2013) (TV Episode)
A quiet prisoner is referred to as Rain Man.
King & Maxwell: Job Security (2013) (TV Episode)
James Shields jokingly refers to Edgar as Rain Man.
The Mole: Episode #6.13 (2013) (TV Episode)
Shaun refers to Hillal as Rain Man after he starts writing down his calculation for one of the questions during the School Exam challenge.
Ataru: The First Love & the Last Kill (2013)
In the Las Vegas scene, Charlie and Raymond Babbitt walk by in the background. Ataru is an autistic savant, just as Raymond is.
Saturday Night Live: Edward Norton/Janelle Monae (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Hank
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Passed Pawns (2013) (TV Episode)
Kyle refers to Zeke as "Rain Man" after he demonstrates his ability to remember detailed information about one of their pawn shop's customers.
NCIS: Los Angeles: The Livelong Day (2013) (TV Episode)
When Marty keeps on babbling, Anthony Trager compares him with Rain Man
The Crazy Ones: Models Love Magic (2013) (TV Episode)
Robin imitates Rain Man
The Ouija Experiment (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
Perception: Curveball (2014) (TV Episode)
Victor calls Andre "Train Man".
Duck Dynasty: Jase and the Argonauts (2014) (TV Episode)
Jep Robinson mentions this movie by name
Hilariocity Review: Battlefield Earth (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it.
Torrente 5 (2014)
The Goldbergs: A Goldberg Thanksgiving (2014) (TV Episode)
Uncle Marv likens Adam to Rain Man.
The Graham Norton Show: Dame Judi Dench/Dustin Hoffman/Jennifer Aniston/Jason Bateman/Olly Murs (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham in his opening monologue when he talks about Dustin Hoffman
Film 2017: Episode dated 17 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Antonia Quirke when reviewing The Theory of Everything (2014)
Mozart in the Jungle: Fifth Chair (2014) (TV Episode)
Lizzie calls Hailey "Rain Man".
Walter (2015)
Vince keeps calling Walter "Rain Man".
The Master Plan (2015)
The name is mentioned
Uncanny (2015)
Joy refers to Adam as Rain Main and Dustin Hoffman.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Windbreaker City (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Uncle: Episode #2.2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Andy calls Roly "Rain Man".
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Rides a Bike! (2015) (TV Episode)
Kimmy receives the "Rain Man" soundtrack on tape in the mail.
Tosh.0: Sting Wrestling Fan (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
God Willing (2015)
Referred to in dialogue
Daredevil: World on Fire (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
500 Questions: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "'80s Films" category
Orange Is the New Black: Empathy Is a Boner Killer (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #6.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Subject of a question
Mr. Robot: eps1.5_br4ve-trave1er.asf (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Baby Daddy: What Happens in Vegas (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Steve Jobs (2015)
Steve Jobs refers to Woz as "Rain Man".
Rosewood: Pilot (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Scream Queens: Seven Minutes in Hell (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
This Life: The Part That Decides My Fate (2015) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned by name.
Detectorists: Episode #2.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Andy calls Lance "Rain Man".
NCIS: New Orleans: Broken Hearted (2015) (TV Episode)
Patton Plame calls Max 'PinZ0' Pinzon "Rain Boy".
Jane Wants a Boyfriend (2015)
Title mentioned (see also Goofs).
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #7.16 (2016) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; still shown
Nova: Memory Hackers (2016) (TV Episode)
Title character mentioned.
The OCD (2016) (Short)
Scott states that Autism is "Someone with Rain Man Syndrome"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 16 June 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
War Dogs (2016)
Efraim and David appear on the escalator, side-by-side, in the Las Vegas casino wearing light cotton suits and sunglasses.
Casual: Death and Taxes (2016) (TV Episode)
Alex refers to Jennifer's patient as "Rain Man".
Greater (2016)
He's like if Rain Man and C-3PO had a love chiild.
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.10 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Movie's Title Character" category
Speechless: N-E-NEW A-I-AIDE (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Kenneth
Documentary Now!: Mr. Runner Up: My Life as an Oscar Bridesmaid, Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Jerry refers to "Rain Man" as "Tootsie Counts Cards in Vegas."
The Grand Tour: Operation Desert Stumble (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Clarkson.
The Cinema Snob: Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (2017) (TV Episode)
"Do you really want to see a Mitchell and Petrillo version of"
Talk Show the Game Show: I'll Burn It Down (2017) (TV Episode)
Nicole Byer mentions this movie by name
Vsechnopárty: Episode dated 26 May 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Karel Síp.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.18 (2017) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
BoJack Horseman: See Mr. Peanutbutter Run (2017) (TV Episode)
Katrina calls Judah Rain Main-bun.
The Good Doctor: Burnt Food (2017) (TV Episode)
Aaron Glassman says about Sean "He's not Rain Man."
Sean Bradley Reviews: IT (Part 1 - The Losers' Club) (2017) (TV Episode)
Sean compares Eddie Kaspbrak to Raymond Babbit.
Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much (2017)
In an interview with Kevin Pollak, Drew Carey refers to Theodore Slauson as "the Rain Man dude".
Riverdale: Chapter Fifteen: Nighthawks (2017) (TV Episode)
After Pop rattles off F.P.'s favorite order, Jughead says that's very Rain Man of him.
Vsechnopárty: Episode dated 3 November 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Karel Síp.
Lucifer: Vegas With Some Radish (2017) (TV Episode)
Lucifer calls Ella Rain Man.
Future Man: Beyond the TruffleDome (2017) (TV Episode)
13:08 min into the show Wolf describes his friend Blaze as "the Rain Man to my Charlie". Charlie is Tom Cruises character in Rain Man.
SEAL Team: Borderlines (2017) (TV Episode)
It is referenced.
The A Word: Family Album (2017) (TV Episode)
Nicola says people generally think of autism as two extremes: non-speaking or Rain Man.
Warski Live: Living with Autism (2018) (TV Episode)
A super-chatter compares Andy and JF to the main characters in this film.
This Is Us: Vegas, Baby (2018) (TV Episode)
Beth mentions the title character.
Jay Leno's Garage: Movie Cars (2018) (TV Episode)
a quiz question and answer mention that Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman drove a Buick Roadmaster to Las Vegas
Man with a Plan: We Hate Money (2018) (TV Episode)
Lowell says that when he says "Action!", Adam turns into Rain Man
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Milo Ventimiglia/Laurie Metcalf/Ashley Monroe/Matt Byrne (2018) (TV Episode)
Seth tells Milo Ventimiglia he's like a "motorcycle Rain Man"
Goliath: Fresh Flowers (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Wrecked: Hunt Day (2018) (TV Episode)
One of the observers refer to Steve and Karen as Rain Men
Take the Tower: Episode #1.3 (2018) (TV Episode)
Title referenced in one of the questions.
Escape Room (2019)
Jason calls Zoey "Rain Man" when she is able to easily list the names of American presidents with a seven-letter last name.
The Michael Knowles Show: And the Oscar Goes to... the Leftist Narrative! (2019) (TV Episode)
Michael Knowles jokes that Spike Lee is impersonating Rain Man during his Oscar speech.
Balls of Steel: Episode #1.3 (TV Episode)
Title reference
Limestone Burning (Video)
"I'm a very good driver."


The $10,000 Pyramid (1973) (TV Series)
hotel scene, playing in background
The People's Court (1981) (TV Series)
Sale of the Century (1983) (TV Series)
Wheel of Fortune (1983) (TV Series)
seen on TV
Jeopardy! (1984) (TV Series)

Featured in 

At the Movies: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels/Tequila Sunrise/Twins/My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown in the teaser for the next week's show.
At the Movies: Oscar Surprises for 1988 (1989) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
The 61st Annual Academy Awards (1989) (TV Special)
That's Showbusiness: Holiday Special (1989) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Belle Stars: Iko Iko (1989) (Video)
Clips from the film are shown
At the Movies: Tom Cruise: The Star Next Door (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown of various Tom Cruise movies, including this one.
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998) (TV Special)
60 Minutes Wednesday: The Shame of Srebrenica/Warren Beatty/Classic: Genius (II) (1999) (TV Episode)
clips from the film are used in segment "Classic: Genius (II)"
Hollywood Remembers Dustin Hoffman (2000) (TV Movie)
trailer clip shown
I Love the '80s: 1988 (2002) (TV Episode)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
Backstory: Rain Man (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Journey of Rain Man (2004) (Video)
Documentary on the making of this film
Lifting the Fog: A Look Into the Mysteries of Autism (2004) (Video)
Documentary on autism illustrated by footage from this movie
Family Guy: Petarded (2005) (TV Episode)
Vern, Dustin Hoffman's Social Worker helps Peter.
Quarks & Co.: Autismus - Wenn Denken einsam macht (2006) (TV Episode)
The topic of this episode - several extracts and references
Wanderlust (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips from Rain Man are shown.
20 to 1: Memorable Movie Characters (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Raymond Babbitt.
Best! Movies! Ever!: Airports (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best airport scenes in movies
Best! Movies! Ever!: Goodbyes (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best "goodbye" scenes in movies
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Tom Cruise.
20 to 1: Big Screen Buddies (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Charlie and Raymond Babbitt.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.77 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is included in a montage of Tom Cruise films
JonTron: Top 10 Mario Kart Tracks (2010) (TV Episode)
Jon says he remembers Banshee Boardwalk as if he were Rain Man.
De wereld draait door: Episode #6.45 (2010) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise is shown.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Dustin Hoffman takes #7
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.152 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown in montage of Dustin Hoffman films
Citizen Autistic (2013)
clip show and described
Nostalgia Critic: WTF Is with the Ending of the Graduate? (2013) (TV Episode)
The Critic suggests that Benjmain will turn into Raymond
De wereld draait door: Episode dated 10 January 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Geniuses (2014) (TV Episode)
Raymond Babbitt is #3.
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
WatchMojo: Top 10 Misleading Movie Titles of Popular Films (2016) (TV Episode)
Rain Man gets an honorable mention.
Tom Cruise: Reel Life (2017) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Sean Bradley Reviews: IT (Part 1 - The Losers' Club) (2017) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage

Spoofed in 

Saturday Night Live: Mel Gibson/Living Colour (1989) (TV Episode)
Spoofed during the cold opening
Not Necessarily the News: Episode #7.3 (1989) (TV Episode)
Includes a trailer for Batman & Rain Man.
The Wizard (1989)
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Father Knows Less (1991) (TV Episode)
Mikey drops the toothpicks he's carrying, after which Jerry quickly counts them and says (imitating Dustin Hoffman), "346, definitely for sure, Mr. Randall!"
Folks! (1992)
The Ben Stiller Show: With Bobcat Goldthwait (1992) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as part of the comedy routine in "Tom Cruise: Dress Casual"
Animaniacs: De-Zanitized/The Monkey Song/Nighty-Night Toon (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt the dog who features in this episode is a parody of Raymond from this movie, he's essentially Raymond as a dog. He has the same manner of speech too.
Animaniacs: No Pain, No Painting/Les Miseranimals (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt is essentially Raymond from this movie in dog form, his voice, mannerisms and his appearence are all based on Raymond.
Animaniacs: Roll Over, Beethoven/The Cat and the Fiddle (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt is essentially Raymond from this film as a dog. He has the same voice, mannerisms and looks similar.
Animaniacs: Distasterpiece Theatre/Hercule Yakko/Home on De-Nile/A Midsummer Night's Dream (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt who features in this episode is essentially Raymond from this movie as a dog. His voice, appearance and mannerisms all parody those of Raymond's.
Animaniacs: Draculee, Draculaa/Phranken-Runt (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt's speech and mannerisms spoof Dustin Hoffman's in "Rain Man."
Animaniacs: O Silly Mio/Puttin' on the Blitz/The Great Wakkorotti: The Summer Concert (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt's language and mannerisms spoof Dustin Hoffman's character in "Rain Man."
Animaniacs: Very Special Opening/In the Garden of Mindy/No Place Like Homeless/Katie Ka-Boo/Baghdad Cafe (1993) (TV Episode)
Runt's mannerisms spoof Raymond Babbitt's in "Rain Man."
The Simpsons: $pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling) (1993) (TV Episode)
When dealing at the casino, Homer speaks to Ray and Charlie from this movie who are gambling.
Roundhouse: Christmas (1993) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as 'Rudolph, the Red Nosed Rain Man'
The Critic: Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice (1995) (TV Episode)
Siskel and Ebert watch the sequel "Snow Man"
The Critic: All the Duke's Men (1995) (TV Episode)
spoofed in the "Interview with the Vampire" sequel
Happy Gilmore (1996)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dana Carvey (1998) (TV Special)
Spoofed in the "Rain Man" segment
Lee Evans: Live in Scotland (1998) (Video)
Explicit spoof of Rain Man
Spin City: Casino (2000) (TV Episode)
Paul acts as Raymond, counting cards, also a spoof on the matches on the floor done with pretzels. Further more Mike and Paul are seen in the shot coming down the escalator, a spoof of the scene with Raymond and Charlie
Fur on the Asphalt: The Greg the Bunny Reunion Show (2005) (TV Movie)
Direct spoof -- Greg taking the role of Raymond Babbitt and Warren taking the role of Charlie Babbitt; the shot of Greg and Warren coming down the escalator
Drawn Together: Ghosteses in the Slot Machine (2005) (TV Episode)
Spanky Ham and Captain Hero come off an escalator like Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman in this movie
Corner Gas: Buzz Driver (2007) (TV Episode)
Brent drops some toothpicks and Wanda counts 236 within a space of 3 seconds
Fool's Gold (2008)
Tess Finnegan mocks Benjamin Finnegan by saying, "And somewhere in there, I'm gonna meet myself an intelligent, successful man, who can get through an entire conversation without using the word, 'Def - def - definitely'," presumably because Benjamin Finnegan frequently spoofed Dustin Hoffman's character, Raymond Babbitt, in the past.
The Hangover (2009)
Direct spoof of the "counting cards" scene in the Vegas casino.
Community: Physical Education (2010) (TV Episode)
When the bag of bagels falls to the ground, Abed yells out "13"
Bob's Burgers: Human Flesh (2011) (TV Episode)
Gene drops toothpicks on the floor, and asks Tina how many of them are to test if she's autistic

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