Cool Runnings (1993) Poster



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Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)
"you are the kind of club-toting, raw-meat-eating, Me-Tarzan-You-Jane-ing big bald bubblehead..."
Knute Rockne All American (1940)
Irv says, "I'm not good at the 'win one for the Gipper' speeches."
Die Hard (1988)
Sanka quote the famous "Yippy ki yey!" catchphrase

Referenced in 

At the Movies: Jimmy Hollywood/Thumbelina/The House of the Spirits/Major League II/D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "D2: The Mighty Ducks" review.
Family Guy: The Son Also Draws (1999) (TV Episode)
Characters play a car game where they guess the movie someone's thinking of, this is the film Lois was thinking of.
Futurama: Xmas Story (1999) (TV Episode)
Hermes references the "Legendary Jamaican Bob-Sled team"
The Longest Yard (2005)
Caretaker asks Paul why he cheated, or in this case "shaved points," years ago just like how Derice asks Irv why he cheated years ago.
The King of Queens: Sold-Y Locks (2006) (TV Episode)
Deacon talks like the characters in this film and Kelly she should never let him watch this film.
ITV - Formula One: 2007 Hungarian Grand Prix (2007) (TV Episode)
While talking to Steve Rider, Lewis Hamilton mentions the film being one of his favourites
Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007) (Video)
Barbados Slim says 'cruel runnings' to Hermes, a play on the title.
Nostalgia Critic: 3 Ninjas (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic lists off this movie when talking about Jon Turtletaub's filmography.
Saturday Night Live: Jon Hamm/Coldplay (2008) (TV Episode)
Andy mentions it in his song in the digital short.
Family Guy: Peter's Progress (2009) (TV Episode)
Quagmire calls Cleveland's Jamaican cousin Cool Runnings.
One Tree Hill: I Just Died in Your Arms Tonight (2009) (TV Episode)
Julian's choice of "best sports movie ever"
Til Debt Do U$ Part: Getting Interested in Interest (2009) (TV Episode)
Gail mentions the movie by name in reference to Dionne and Shannon's planned tropical vacation.
30 Rock: Future Husband (2010) (TV Episode)
impersonating a Jamaican receptionist, Liz ends a phone call with "Cool runnings, mon, bobsled"
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010) (Video Game)
Mission achievement tiled "cool running" references Cool Runnings, of almost the same name.
Tosh.0: Ice Cream Truck Guy (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Conan: Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Humor Truck (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien mentions this movie in a joke at the beginning of the show
80's Dan: World Games (2011) (TV Episode)
Travis says the only time to be excited about the Olympics is when you're watching "Cool Runnings."
Epic Rap Battles of History: Mr. T vs. Mister Rogers (2011) (TV Episode)
Directly mentioned in lyrics
Bastardi II (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Nostalgia Critic: Moulin Rouge (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned among the Critic's guilty pleasures.
Continue?: Rival Turf (SNES) (2011) (TV Episode)
Suburgatory: The Wishbone (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Bob's Burgers: Bob Rest Ye Merry Gentle-Mannequins (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Gene
Nostalgia Critic: Master of Disguise (2013) (TV Episode)
"Cool runnings to you, too, Fart Joke."
The Cinema Snob: Fatal Games (2014) (TV Episode)
"But the good news is he'll be heading the Jamaican bobsledding team."
Saturday Night Live: Jim Parsons/Beck (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jebediah Atkinson on Weekend Update
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (2014) (Video Game)
Achievement titled "Kulle Runnings"
Almost Royal: Los Angeles (2014) (TV Episode)
Poppy and Georgie tell Kim that the Thetford County Players, an amateur dramatics company from their hometown, put on a musical version of Cool Runnings.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Larry David/Gisele Bündchen/Jeezy feat. Future (2014) (TV Episode)
During the Superlatives segment, Jimmy compares the Seahawks' Richard Sherman to Doug E. Doug in the film
Hit by Lightning (2014)
Ricky mentions the movie by name.
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.22 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Sports Movie Quotes" category
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Ice T/Andrew Rannells/Lupe Fiasco (2015) (TV Episode)
Ice T and Jimmy refer to the movie
Being Bruno Banani (2015)
Comparisons made in news clips.
Saturday Night Live: Ryan Gosling/Leon Bridges (2015) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in The Wiz Live outtake sketch
Eddie the Eagle (2015)
Bronson Peary listens to a news report about the 1988 Olympic Games, which then goes on to mention the Jamaican Bobsled team, the subject of that film.
Haapasalo goes lomalle: Jamaika (2016) (TV Episode)
The film's mentioned during the episode.
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: Cinderella (2016) (TV Episode)
"You just tell'em Cool Runnings is 100% true story."
Let the Games Begin: Soaring with Eddie the Eagle (2016) (Video)
This film is referred to.
Eddie the Eagle: All or Nothing: The Hero's Heart (2016) (Video)
This film is referred to.
BoJack Horseman: Love And/Or Marriage (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mr Peanutbutter.
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.45 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Movie Taglines" category
Svédská trojka: Potlesk pro Belmonda! (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Johnny Valda.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Avalanche (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Featured in the 1993 movie 'Cool Runnings'"
8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown: Election Special (2017) (TV Episode)
Dictionary corner guest says he liked the movie.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 2 February 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Alex.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 19 February 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Matt Gooderick.
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Deadpool says "it's when John Candy realises his bobsleigh is broken" after hitting rock bottom.
Orange Is the New Black: State of the Uterus (2018) (TV Episode)
VHS box is seen
Boomerang: Game Night (2019) (TV Episode)
Guessed as one of the clues
Nostalgia Critic: That Darn Cat (1997) (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Nostalgia Critic: The Pest (1997) (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.

Featured in 

Jimmy Cliff: I Can See Clearly Now (1994) (Video)
clips shown
Troldspejlet: Cool Runnings (1994) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Biography: To John with Love: A Tribute to John Candy (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips and behind the scenes are presented.
Sports on the Silver Screen (1997) (TV Movie)
Nostalgia Critic: 90's Sports Montage (2008) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
20 to 1: Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Hagan Reviews: Chopping Mall (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown during clapping montage
The Nostalgia Chick: Cool Runnings (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Climate Change Denial (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned and clip featured.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sports Movie Underdogs (2014) (TV Episode)
The Jamaican Bobsled Team are #4.
Cinemadonna: A League of Their Own (2015) (TV Episode)
clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Feel Good Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Cool Runnings is #6.
MsMojo: Top 10 Hilarious Workout Scenes in Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Training is #6.
Tamara's Never Seen: Cool Runnings (2018) (TV Episode)
Tamara has never seen the movie until now
MsMojo: Top 10 Disney Movies with Historical MISTAKES (2018) (TV Episode)
Cool Runnings is #10.
United Shades of America: The Canadian Way (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip shown while Kamau is talking to the Jamaican Curling Player.

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