Madea Goes to Jail (2009) Poster


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Madea's Family Reunion (2002) (Video)
Madea's Class Reunion (2003) (Video)
Meet the Browns (2004) (Video)
Madea Goes to Jail (2006) (Video)
Meet the Browns (2009) (TV Series)

Followed by 

Remake of 

Madea Goes to Jail (2006) (Video)
The original stage play, on which this film is based, was filmed and released as a video.


Madea's Tough Love (2015)
Animated film featuring Madea


King Kong (1933)
Leroy calls Madea a gangster and says "King Kong ain't got nothin on her,' a dual reference to King Kong and Training Day.
Damn Yankees (1958)
"What Big Sal wants, Big Sal gets".
Super Fly (1972)
The title track is played at a party.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Madea is called "Jemima the Hutt."
Alvin & the Chipmunks (1983) (TV Series)
Madea mentions "Alvin and the two chipmunks".
Judge Judy (1996) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Madea.
The View (1997) (TV Series)
A fictional episode of "The View," filmed especially for inclusion in this film, is seen.
Judge Mathis (1998) (TV Series)
Madea asks if her judge (Judge Mathis) is who she thinks he is (meaning she knows him from his TV show).
The Green Mile (1999)
Joe mentions "Walking the Green Mile".
Survivor (2000) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Madea.
Training Day (2001)
Leroy calls Madea a gangster and says "King Kong ain't got nothin on her,' a dual reference to King Kong and Training Day.
Dr. Phil (2002) (TV Series)
Dr. Phil plays himself.
The Apprentice (2004) (TV Series)
Dr. Phil tells Madea "You're fired" and Madea calls him Dr. Phil Trump.
Meet the Browns (2008)
Refers to events from the last movie in the Madea and family universe, including Madea's chase and arrest.

Referenced in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Miss March/Race to Witch Mountain/Sunshine Cleaning (2009) (TV Episode)
Was #5 at the box office that weekend
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.12 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "At the Movies"
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XX (2009) (TV Episode)
shown on the movie theater marquee
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Rotten Tomatoes Show Year Endies (2009) (TV Episode)
Wins best use of a Cosby Show character as a crack whore
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.91 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
Attack of the Clones Review (2010) (Video)
among other movies enjoyed by the "urban market"
The Hard Times of RJ Berger: Lily Pad (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by RJ
Suburgatory: The Great Compromise (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Burn with Jeff Ross: Rachael Harris/T.J. Miller/Hannibal Buress (2012) (TV Episode)
Film poster is shown as Jeff roasts Tyler Perry films.
Cinematic Excrement: The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2013) (TV Episode)
Smeghead brings up how this film helped inspire Oogieloves.
Tosh.0: Misses Every Layup (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster seen
The Cinema Snob: Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas (2015) (TV Episode)
"Madea has already ruined the happy concepts of witness protection and jail..."
The Cinema Snob: The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2016) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions the Oogieloves creator was inspired by audiences' reactions to this movie
Last Man Standing: Common Ground (2019) (TV Episode)
Chuck: "You made me watch 'Madea Goes to Jail'!"

Featured in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Echelon Conspiracy/Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li/Crossing Over (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says that this film was No. 1 at the Box Office that weekend
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Watchmen/Shuttle/12 (2009) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown when Brett says it's #2 at the Box Office
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Taking of Pelham 123/Imagine That/Moon (2009) (TV Episode)
Out on DVD in the Weekend Peekend.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Hot Tub Time Machine/Chloe/How to Train Your Dragon (2010) (TV Episode)
"Tyler Perry in 3 Minutes or Less" segment


Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Nearly identical "rage over a stolen parking spot" scene. Even a small red car is used as the "spot-swiper" in both movies.

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