Waiting for Guffman (1996) Poster


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Followed by 

Best in Show (2000)
A Mighty Wind (2003)


Casablanca (1942)
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Teacher's Pet (1958)
My Fair Lady (1964)
The Producers (1967)
Waiting for Godot (1977) (TV Movie)
The title refers to this French play
Raging Bull (1980)
Das Boot (1981)
Backdraft (1991)
Timecop (1994)

Referenced in 

Crazy Richard (2002)
Dog Eat Dog (2002) (Short)
Dinner for Five: Episode #1.3 (2002) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Fred Willard.
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Gilmore Girls: He's Slippin' 'Em Bread... Dig? (2005) (TV Episode)
Lane mentions the film while worrying that scheduled record label executives will fail to come to the band's upcoming showcase.
Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld' (2005) (Video)
poster in background
Psych: Psy vs. Psy (2007) (TV Episode)
Shawn asks Lindsay if she is "Waiting for Godot? Guffman? to Exhale?"
The Simpsons: Waiting for Duffman (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jennifer Garner/Eugene Levy/Modest Mouse (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Eugene Levy
Mascots (2016)
Christopher Guest returns as Corky St. Clair
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Cry Wilderness (2017) (TV Episode)
"This movie's about Bigfoot in the same way 'Waiting for Guffman' is about Guffman."
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Bill Hader/Rosie Perez/Tayari Jones/Lil' John Roberts (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Bill Hader as he describes the character he plays on Barry (2018)

Featured in 

At the Movies: Leave It to Beaver/Money Talks/Mimic/Masterminds/Gabbeh (1997) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. Gene Siskel's "Video Pick of the Week".
Dawson's Creek: Pilot (1998) (TV Episode)
Characters watch the film
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Mockumentaries (2014) (TV Episode)
Waiting for Guffman is #5.

Spoofed in 

Chasing Kevin (2000) (Short)
CollegeHumor Originals: If Other Directors Made the Social Network (2010) (TV Episode)
'Christopher Guest's The Social Network' is a direct parody of Waiting for Guffman
The Quackington's: A Duckumentary (2018) (Short)
pays homage to

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