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References 

The Jazz Singer (1927)
Albert mentions the song "Mammy" originally being sung in this movie
The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) (TV Series)
someone mentions a bit on The Ed Sullivan Show that he liked
Harvey (1950)
Penny Marshall is holding auditions for a remake, Albert auditions
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954)
Albert sings the title song from this movie
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) (TV Series)
Explicitly mentioned by a character
My Fair Lady (1964)
Albert says, "I'm the regular Henry Higgins of comedy" and references the movie.
That Darn Cat! (1965)
sitcom title is That Darn Jew
The Exorcist (1973)
Explicitly mentioned by a character
The In-Laws (1979)
Penny Marshall wonders why they remade this movie
Modern Romance (1981)
Albert says that he made a movie about jealousy once
Lost in America (1985)
Explicitly mentioned by a character
Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)
Poster on wall
Broadcast News (1987)
During the interview process, an applicant claimed he couldn't sing while he typed. Aaron Altman braggd, in song, about being able to to just that.
Big (1988)
Explicit reference by an actor
Seinfeld (1989) (TV Series)
Mentioned in dialogue
A League of Their Own (1992)
After his meeting with Penny Marshall, Albert says he was more right for League of Their Own
Late Show with David Letterman (1993) (TV Series)
someone says the phrase "Stupid Pet Tricks" and Albert comments on how someone (Letterman) already uses that phrase
Friends (1994) (TV Series)
TV guy comments on how "those Friends" are rich
The Preacher's Wife (1996)
Poster on wall
The King of Queens (1998) (TV Series)
someone asks about that guy from King of Queens
Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)
Poster on wall
The In-Laws (2003)
Explicit reference by an actor
Finding Nemo (2003)
Referenced by a character
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Explicitly mentioned by a character

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Jon Heder/Ashlee Simpson (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Weekend Update
The Daily Show: Albert Brooks (2006) (TV Episode)
The movie is discussed in Albert Brooks's interview.

Features 

The Powerpuff Girls (1998) (TV Series)
Albert's daughter watches it on TV
Hindustan Ki Kasam (1999)
Albert watches it on TV
Raju Chacha (2000)
Albert watches it on TV

Featured in 

The Daily Show: Albert Brooks (2006) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown before Albert Brooks's interview.

Spoofs 

Broadcast News (1987)
During the assistant interview process, an applicant admitted he couldn't sing while he typed. In Broadcast News, Aaron Altman bragged, in song, about being able to do just that.

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