Friends with Benefits (2011) Poster


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King Kong (1933)
Jamie mentions it when asking about Empire State Building
It Happened One Night (1934)
Poster in Jamies apartment
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
GQ article titled "How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Just Love Tie Bars"
Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
Deleted scene: Dylan meets a man dressed as Elmo.
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)
poster in Lorna's apartment
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (1973) (TV Special)
Dylan is called "Charlie Brown"
Magnum, P.I. (1980) (TV Series)
Dylan says Magnum, PI couldn't figure out what's going on in Jamie's mind
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1984) (TV Series)
mentioned by Dylan
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Deleted scene: Dylan walks past a stage musical based on this film.
Seinfeld (1989) (TV Series)
Jaime and Dylan mentions the show
Pretty Woman (1990)
Jaime and Quincy is going to the theatre to see the film
White Men Can't Jump (1992)
Woody Harrelson plays basketball
Will & Grace (1998) (TV Series)
Dylan mentions the show
Shrek (2001)
Deleted scene: Dylan introduces Jamie to Captain Jake Sparrow Monster, a man dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow with Shrek ears
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Deleted scene: Dylan introduces Jamie to Captain Jake Sparrow Monster, a man dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow with Shrek ears
High School Musical (2006) (TV Movie)
Deleted scene: Dylan tells Jamie that one of the kids from this movie lives nearby.
The Ugly Truth (2009)
A poster is seen
Toy Story 3 (2010)
A poster is seen at the Disney Store in Times Square.
The Other Guys (2010)
Poster seen in brief shot when Jamie returns from visiting Dylans father
Easy A (2010)
Jamie takes a sign from another person waiting at the airport from O. Penderghast. Olive Penderghast was the main character in director Will Gluck's previous film. Olive in "Easy A" was played by Emma Stone, who plays Kayla, Justin's girlfriend who dumps him at the start of "Friends with Benefits."
Hawaii Five-0 (2010) (TV Series)
Poster seen when Dylan goes to visit his father

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.1 (2010) (TV Episode)
still photos of Justin Timberlake and Woody Harrelson on the set are shown
2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Title mentioned while introducing Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.170 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Justin Timberlake is in the upcoming film
Melissa & Joey: Enemies with Benefits (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Conan: Hell Hath No Cell Phone Reception (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Justin Timberlake and during interview
Midnight Screenings: Captain America/Friends with Benefits (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.186 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Mila Kunis had a double for her nude scene in the film
Conan: Hug Me, Sighed the Porcupine (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during interview with Emma Stone
Entourage: Motherfucker (2011) (TV Episode)
poster seen
Estrenos Críticos: Especial Series Americanas (2011) (TV Episode)
release mentioned
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Classics from the Vault: Changing Sex Roles (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy mentions that the film depicts a couple having a purely physical relationship
Tosh.0: Redneck Stuntman (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
Fokus på Film fra Sør (2011) (Short)
Poster seen at cinema
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2011 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned among movies seen this year
Filmselskabet: Episode #1.6 (2012) (TV Episode)
The poster of the film is seen on the iPad screen
Trouble with the Curve (2012)
When they discuss being emotionally unavailable.
Community: History 101 (2013) (TV Episode)
Dean Pelton says, "I've got 'Friends with Benefits.'"
Bob's Burgers: Friends with Burger-fits (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Night Terrors (2014)
Title on theater marquee.
Chasing Life: Cancer Friends with Benefits (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
iZombie: Astroburger (2015) (TV Episode)
Major, "I believe that's what the kids are calling it these days."
The Simpsons: Friend with Benefit (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Mixxxer Show: Sára Sandeva (2017) (TV Episode)
Sára Sandeva mentioned it.
The Big Bang Theory: The Neonatal Nomenclature (2018) (TV Episode)
Sheldon metions having it in his Netflix queue, mistaking it for a documentary on employer health care plans


On the Waterfront (1954)
Dylan and Jamie watch this film.
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)
On the TV in Jamie's apartment

Featured in 

Guys Choice Awards 2011 (2011) (TV Special)
Clip were showned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.187 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip from the film featuring Shaun White is shown
Great Movie Mistakes IV (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Yes (2018)
Nolan Gould also co-starred in this film.


I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
The fake romantic comedy the main characters repeatedly watch mentions "the five date rule" several times. This is a parody of the central plot element in I Hate Valentine's Day.

Spoofed in 

Part-Time Ninja (2014)
Title is parodied & a spoof trailer is made

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