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Cats Don't Dance (1997) Poster

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Edited from 

Show Boat (1951)
The showboat riding the river in the opening credits.

References 

King Kong (1933)
The Little Colonel (1935)
In the "Big and Loud" number, Darla spoofs the "stair dance" that Shirley Temple did with Bill "Bojangles" Robinson.
Dimples (1936)
Casablanca (1942)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Cranston and Francis replacing Bogart and Bergman respectively.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Danny, Pudge and Sawyer replacing Kelly, O'Conner and Reynolds respectively. Kelly was the film's choreographer, and the movie was dedicated to his memory.
The Carol Burnett Show (1967) (TV Series)
Oliver! (1968)
one of Darla's posters in her mansion, "Little Dickens" spoofs this
Superman (1978)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features T.W. replacing Reeve.
The Witches of Eastwick (1987)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Cranston, Francis, Sawyer, and Tillie replacing Nicholson, Cher, Sarandson, and Pfieffer respectively.
Beetlejuice (1988)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features T.W., Danny and Sawyer replacing Keaton, Baldwin and Davis respectively.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features T.W. replacing the Raphael suit.
Aladdin (1992)
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Cranston, Woolie and Tillie replacing Lemmon, Mattheu and Ann-Margret respectively.
The Mask (1994)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Cranston replacing Carrey.
Twister (1996)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Cranston and Francis replacing Paxton and Hunt respectively.
Batman & Robin (1997)
One of the movie posters in the pre-credits epilogue features Woolie and Pudge replacing Clooney and O'Donnell respectively. Note: It's a completely different poster than the real ones for the movie, since it was released later in the year.

Referenced in 

Shark Tale (2004)
DVD's on self at the pawn shop
Animation Lookback: Walt Disney Animation Studios Part 11 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mark Dindal, the director of The Emperor's New Groove also directed this animated film.
Wild Kratts: Polar Bears Don't Dance (2011) (TV Episode)
title reference
Movie Nights: Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special (2011) (TV Episode)
poster visible on Dickman's wall.
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (2012) (TV Episode)
"Cats don't dance!"
Phelous & the Movies: Phailaddin (2012) (TV Episode)
poster on Dickman's wall
Teen Titans Go!: Tower Power (2013) (TV Episode)
The two VHS tapes have the names Cats Don't Dance and The Iron Giant when Cyborg was talking about how the VHS could record TV shows
The Comix Scrutinizer: Fog City Comics (2015) (TV Episode)
"Oh, good, they're on Broadway. Maybe now this comic will turn into CATS DON'T DANCE."

Featured in 

Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgia Critics I Will Never Do (2011) (TV Episode)
Takes #5 on list of things The Critic will not review
Nostalgia Critic: Cats Don't Dance (2017) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofs 

Bright Eyes (1934)
"Little Ark Angel" spoofs "On the Good Ship Lollipop"
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
In the beginning of the movie, one of Darla's movie posters reads "Darla Doodle Dandy", a parody of this movie.
Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
In the beginning of the movie, one of Darla's movie posters reads "Darla Get Yer Gun", a parody of this movie.
Batman (1989)
the big balloons from the parade
Aladdin (1992)
Poster for "Darladdin and the Magic Lamp", with lettering from the Disney movie, is seen in the alley.
Free Willy (1993)
The last movie poster in the pre-credits epilogue is a parody entitled 'Free Tilly', starring Tillie and Pudge.

Spoofed in 

South Park: Doubling Down (2017) (TV Episode)
One of Cartman's visions has a giant Kyle burst out of the ground with lava shooting out of it while chasing him and Heidi like Darla Dimple during the "Big and Loud" musical number.

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