Million Dollar Baby (2004) Poster


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Flipper (1964) (TV Series)
Shawrell calls Danger this.
The Apprentice (2004) (TV Series)
signs on the side of buses

Referenced in 

Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 24 May 2004 (2004) (TV Episode)
Lucia Rijker tells about her part in this film.
Saturday Night Live: Jason Bateman/Kelly Clarkson (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kim Jong Il
Saturday Night Live: Hilary Swank/50 Cent (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the monologue
Scrubs: My Boss's Free Haircut (2005) (TV Episode)
A hallucinating woman at the hospital asks for 2 tickets to Million Dollar Baby.
The O.C.: The Return of the Nana (2005) (TV Episode)
Summer is boxing and Seth makes reference to the movie "Million Dollar Baby," which is about a female boxer.
James Lipton Takes on Three (2005) (Video)
mentioned a few times
Favouritism: Julian Clary's Showbiz Hissy Fits (2005) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned
The Girls Next Door: Fight Night (2005) (TV Episode)
Barbi and Hef talk about the movie
The Comeback: Valerie Does Another Classic Leno (2005) (TV Episode)
Jay Leno tells Valerie she has "a right hook" and that Hilary Swank should "look out".
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.10 (2005) (TV Episode)
one category is titled "Million Dollar Baby"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade (2005) (TV Special)
Referenced in "Sean Penn's Celebrity Roast"
Being Ian: Million Dollar Sandy (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Million Dollar Abie (2006) (TV Episode)
episode title
Robot Chicken: Rodigitti (2006) (TV Episode)
Kirsten Dunst rents this movie.
The Dialogue: An Interview with Screenwriter Paul Haggis (2006) (Video)
Haggis discusses process of writing Million Dollar Baby
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Hundred Dollar Baby (2006) (TV Episode)
this movie is referenced in this episode
The Office: Grief Counseling (2006) (TV Episode)
The various losses the employees describe are deliberate references to various films. When Pam describes the death of her aunt, she's actually describing the plot of Million Dollar Baby. When Ryan is describing the death of a cousin during an African safari, he's actually describing the death of Mufasa from The Lion King. Kevin makes reference to the film Weekend at Bernie's when describing the death of an uncle, as Michael finally catches on.
Why This Movie Took So Long (2007) (Video)
David Sowden and Nicholas Zebrun end a take by saying, "Girlie, tough ain't enough."
Aída: Million Dollar Luisma (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Office: Money (2007) (TV Episode)
Pam says that Michael is watching this movie
T.K.O. (2007) (Video)
poster in gym
The Challenge (2007)
Much of how this movie (The Challenge) came to be was after watching "Million Dollar Baby". I saw the film and immediately felt I needed to do a film about boxing or something close to it.
Redbelt: Q&A with David Mamet (2008) (Video)
This film is referred to.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 9 September 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
This film is referenced during the 'Great American Culture Quiz' segment.
Make or Break TV: EZ Streets (2008) (TV Episode)
Listed as one of Bobby Moresco's credits, mentioned that it won an Academy Award for Best Screenplay.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Echelon Conspiracy/Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li/Crossing Over (2009) (TV Episode)
A woman says that this movie made her cry
The Smell (2009)
DVD box shown in Sarang's (Milind Soman) house
Bollywood Hero: Episode #1.3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Title referenced by Monty & Priya
Total Drama: Million Dollar Babies (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Little Mosque on the Prairie: Gloves Will Keep Us Together (2009) (TV Episode)
Baber mentions the movie by name.
Cinematic Excrement: Never Back Down (2009) (TV Episode)
Brought up as a good boxing movie.
At the Movies: Avatar/It's Complicated/Crazy Heart/Did You Hear About the Morgans (2009) (TV Episode)
Referenced during a recap of A.O. Scott's picks for the top ten films of the decade.
The Simpsons: Million Dollar Maybe (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $25,000 question
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Fights (2010) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention for the best fighting movies
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Hot Tub Time Machine/Chloe/How to Train Your Dragon (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen says the actor who voices Hiccup acted in this movie
EastEnders: Into the Woods (2010) (TV Episode)
Leon says, "I'm afraid of getting hurt in the ring like that woman from Million Dollar Baby. Getting hurt so bad that I'm stuck in bed and I can't even move. Does that make me a loser?"
The Beekeepers (2010)
Gary mentions the twist ending to a comatose Keyes.
Miss Representation (2011)
Listed onscreen in viewer introduction to Paul Haggis
Jeopardy!: The IBM Challenge: Day 3 (2011) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Actors Who Direct" category
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David before he chooses Gran Torino as one of his top three international movies as another movie directed by Clint Eastwood.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.70 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea uses the phrase "million dollar baby" generically, but ties the reference to Clint Eastwood.
Jeopardy!: Episode #28.221 (2012) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Movie Fighters" category
Pitch Perfect (2012)
After the fight, Jesse refers to Beca as "Hilary Swank in 'Million Dollar Baby.'"
Epic Rap Battles of History: Bruce Lee vs. Clint Eastwood (2012) (TV Episode)
Title referenced in lyrics
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013)
mentioned during tour of backlot
Pawn Stars: Million Dali Baby (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring (2013) (TV Movie)
This Is the End (2013)
Mindy tells Jay she loved his performance in the film.
Project Runway: Million Dollar Runway (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: 500th Video - Blu-Ray Collection!! (2013) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
Malabi Express: Episode #1.4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Gitit says: "I'm worth a million dollar, baby"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.139 (2013) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the movie by name.
The Best Man Holiday (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
Parks and Recreation: The Cones of Dunshire (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie to Councilman Jamm: "You probably watch 'Million Dollar Baby' and root for the stool."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 12 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in discussion of the greatest characters in sports movies
Awkward.: Prison Breaks (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #5.25 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Philip Freriks
500 Questions: Episode #1.4 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Sports Movies" category
The Oscars (2016) (TV Special)
mentioned when Morgan Freeman was on stage
Please Like Me: Beluga Caviar (2016) (TV Episode)
Josh, Hannah and Rose talk about the movie.
My Movie Girl (2016)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.11 (2017) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
C.B. Strike: The Cuckoo's Calling: Part 3 (2017) (TV Episode)
listed on Lady Bristow's TV screen as 'recently watched'
WatchMojo: Top 10 Actors Who Turned Down Oscar Winning Roles (2018) (TV Episode)
Sandra Bullock, who turned down the role of Maggie Fitzgerald, gets an honorable mention.

Featured in 

The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of some of the nominated films.
60 Minutes: Poisoned/An Expensive Lesson/Hilary Swank (2005) (TV Episode)
The segment "Hilary Swank" features clips from the film during the interview with the actress
At the Movies: The Best Films of 2004 (2005) (TV Episode)
Roeper's #6 pick; Ebert's #1 pick.
11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005) (TV Special)
A small clip was presented as part of the six nominated films for the best cast in a film.
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
Nominated in multiple categories
Born to Fight (2005) (Video)
clips shown
The Producers: Round 15 (2005) (Video)
clips shown
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
Strictly Background (2007)
clip shown
Best! Movies! Ever!: Hospitals (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are featured to illustrate the best hospital scenes in movies
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
The Business End: Violence in Cinema (2008) (Video)
Clips shown
Spike's Guys Choice (2009) (TV Special)
Clips shown during Clint Eastwood presentation
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.29 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during a montage of Hilary Swank's films
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.57 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman movies
The Eastwood Factor (2010) (Video)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman films
20 to 1: Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.9 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman films
The Hour: Episode #7.22 (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during Clint Eastwood's bio segment.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.66 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Hilary Swank films
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Clint Eastwood Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Million Dollar Baby is #4.
The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Cecil B. DeMille Award presentation for Morgan Freeman.
Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Morgan Freeman Performances (2013) (TV Episode)
Scrap-Iron Dupris is #4.
Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)
Clips from films shown and were discussed by those interviewed.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Where the Protagonist Dies (2014) (TV Episode)
Million Dollar Baby gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Saddest Movie Deaths (2014) (TV Episode)
The death of Maggie Fitzgerald is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Tragic Movie Figures (2014) (TV Episode)
Maggie Fitzgerald is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Tragic Movie Endings (2014) (TV Episode)
The ending of Million Dollar Baby is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Punches (2015) (TV Episode)
Sucker Punch is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Cheap Shots (2016) (TV Episode)
Deadly Sucker Punch is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Brutal Mercy Kills in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Maggie Fitzgerald is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Misleading Movie Titles of Popular Films (2016) (TV Episode)
Million Dollar Baby is #6.
24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2018) (TV Special)
Clips presented during Morgan Freeman tribute
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies So Depressing You Can Only Watch Them Once (2018) (TV Episode)
Million Dollar Baby is #7.
MsMojo: Top 10 Movie Endings That Will Make You Cry (2019) (TV Episode)
The ending of Million Dollar Baby is #4.

Spoofed in 

Twenty Dollar Baby (2005) (Short)
The title is spoofed
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Cindy's flashback of boxing a female Mike Tyson
The Simpsons: Regarding Margie (2006) (TV Episode)
Marge falls in slow motion and hits her head, just like the protagonist in Million Dollar Baby
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Hundred Dollar Baby (2006) (TV Episode)
this movie is spoofed in this episode
Robot Chicken: Shoe (2007) (TV Episode)
"Million Dollar Direct TV Baby" parodies both this movie and Direct TV commercials
CollegeHumor Originals: Million Dollar Babies (2008) (TV Episode)
Trailer for a boxing movie with actual children.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: October Surprise (2013) (TV Episode)
Fictitious porn title: "Million Dollar A Night Baby"

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