Alfie (1966) Poster



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Followed by 

Alfie Darling (1975)

Remade as 

Alfie (2004)

Referenced in 

Bandstand: Episode dated 23 July 1966 (1966) (TV Episode)
Brian Henderson mentions going to the film's premiere.
Bandstand: Episode dated 13 August 1966 (1966) (TV Episode)
Dionne Warwick mentions films for which the songwriting duo Burt Bacharach and Hal David have composed songs.
What's My Line?: Michael Caine (1966) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in connection with Mystery Guest Michael Caine.
Whicker's World: The World of James Bond (1967) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned that director Lewis Gilbert directed 'Alfie'.
Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River (1968)
Terry-Thomas' character says "What's it all about, Georgie ?" to Jerry Lewis
Never a Dull Moment (1968)
on marquee as Florian is driving Jack
Maude: Last Tango in Tuckahoe (1974) (TV Episode)
Maude quotes the movie tagline, "What's it all about, Alfie?"
The Bob Newhart Show: What's It All About, Albert? (1975) (TV Episode)
song from movie in title
Saturday Night Live: Elliott Gould/Kid Creole & the Coconuts (1980) (TV Episode)
Theme song sung with altered lyrics during "What's It All About" with Pinky and Leo
Saturday Night Live: Ellen Burstyn/Aretha Franklin/Keith Sykes (1980) (TV Episode)
'What's it all about Alfie' is sung as 'What's it all about Leo"at the start of 'What's it All About'
Saturday Night Live: Karen Black/Cheap Trick/Stanley Clarke Trio (1981) (TV Episode)
What's it all about Alfie theme song sung at the start and finish of 'What's It All About'
Acting: Michael Caine: On Acting in Film, Arts, and Entertainment (1987) (TV Episode)
The actors perform a scene from this movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Catalina Caper (1990) (TV Episode)
"What's this all about?" Joel: Alfie.
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (1991)
mentioned once in amusing anecdote by Caine
What's Up Doc?: Episode #2.6 (1993) (TV Episode)
Yvette quotes the line 'What's it all about Alfie".
Doing Rude Things (1995) (TV Special)
Title mentioned by Donovan Winter
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The She-Creature (1997) (TV Episode)
"What's it all about"
Stella Street: Shallow End (1998) (TV Episode)
Title referenced by Len.
Stella Street: Episode #4.2 (2001) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Tour Bus Driver while passing Michael Caine's home.
Churchill: The Hollywood Years (2004)
Christian Slater's character asks Adolf Hitler ("Hollywood" version): "What's it all about, Alfie?" This is also the opening line to the title track for the film - Alfie - both of which question the purpose of life and love.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #28.7 (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
You Only Live Twice: Whicker's World - Highlights from the 1967 BBC Documentary (2006) (Video)
It is mentioned that director Lewis Gilbert directed 'Alfie'.
Life on Mars: All the Young Dudes (2009) (TV Episode)
Ray says "what's it all about Alfie", quoting from the end of the film
Peep Show: The Test (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeremy says to Mark "Just because today was the first time you have ever, ever, ever successfully arranged a date with a woman does not suddenly make you Alfie."
Pointless: Episode #3.7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Richard as a correct answer.
Don Justino de Neve (2011) (Short)
referenced on screen
Mad Men: Commissions and Fees (2012) (TV Episode)
Megan lists this movie as one possibly for her, Julia and Sally to go and see.
The Big Bang Theory: The Relationship Diremption (2014) (TV Episode)
"What's it all about, Alfie?"
Endeavour: Sway (2014) (TV Episode)
When Mr. Lisk first appears, looking at himself in a mirror of a shop, he quotes Michael Caine's character.
The Oscars (2015) (TV Special)
theme song played coming out of commercial break
Going in Style (2017)
Joe walks past a pizza joint named "Alfie's Pizza".
The Andrew Klavan Show: A Yuge Year for Patriots (2017) (TV Episode)
Andrew Klavan makes a joking allusion to the theme song.

Featured in 

Paramount Presents (1974) (TV Movie)
Clip shown in a montage.
Hollywood U.K.: Northern Lights (1993) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
Hollywood U.K.: Making It in London (1993) (TV Episode)
Clips shown and film discussed.
Premio Donostia a Michael Caine (2000) (TV Special)
Shown in montage showing Michael Caine career.
The Italian Job (2003)
We see a glimpse of Michael Caine in that film on Steve´s widescreen TV when the gang is tracking him.
The Making of 'The Italian Job' (2003) (Video)
footage from the trailer of Alfie is used
The Many Faces of...: Michael Caine (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Visionado obligado: El experimento (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
CineMaverick TV: Episode #1.13 (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 4th Wall Breaks in Film (2014) (TV Episode)
Welcome to Alfie's World is #3.

Spoofed in 

Get Smart: What's It All About, Algie? (1970) (TV Episode)
The title is a spoof of the Alfie title song, "What's it all About, Alfie?"
I Believe in Love (1998) (Video)
central character based on that film's title character and also named Alfie
I Believe in Love Part 2 (1998) (Video)
main character is based on that film's title character and also named Alfie
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
The song "Austin" and the montage that accompanies it spoofs the montage to the song "Alfie". The song has the same lyrics with just the name altered.

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