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Listings in BROWN are Indiana Jones related.
Listings in PURPLE are Wilhelm Scream entries.
Listings in ORANGE are THX-1138 entries.

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Kappa Mikey (2006 US) - Mikey Impossible (#1.2) 02/25/06 Guano is great under pressure:
GUANO: I have a BAD feeling about this! Everybody stay calm!!

Kenan & Kel (1996 US) - A Star is Peeved (#2.6) 10/11/97 Kenan (Thompson) dreams that he's an action movie star and throws sausage-nunchuks at the villain, knocking him down. He bends over the man and says, "May the pork be with you." (Is there an alternative version of this scene? I can't find this reference in the videos out there).

Kidnappers, The (Doctor Who Comedy Sketch) (1999 UK) - Mark (Gatiss) is a huge Doctor Who fan, so his friend, David (Walliams) kidnaps Peter Davison (Davison) and brings him to Mark's room.  Mark has a vintage 1983 C-3PO carry case (for figures) on the shelf behind him, as well as a Rubie's Jar-Jar Halloween mask, and an R2-D2 lamp.

King of Queens (1998 US) - Tricker Treat (#4.6) 10/29/01 Deacon (Williams) wants to find costumes for his son.
DEACON: Oooh, I'll just get him Darth Vader, I mean...he's black, right? And, James Earl Jones did his voice. But, wait, when his mask finally comes off, he's a white guy.
*later at a second trip to find costumes*
DOUG: I can't believe this is the second trip to buy costumes in one week!
DEACON: Give me a break, Darth Vader made him cry...too scary!

King of the Hill (1997 US) - Note: there are many others so we've not numbered the references. :D
[] Of Mice and Little Green Men (#6.14) 04/07/02 Dale says his son Joseph is an alien.  After Joseph's father buys a TV for him (for no reason, just because):
JOSEPH to Bobby: He's just being nice so my real dad won't freeze him in carbonite and trade him for spice.
[] I Never Promised You An Organic Garden (#7.18) 04/13/03
Bobby's Friend: Queen Amidala, I will save you from the Dark Side.
BOBBY: *sighs* If there were more than one garden team, we'd be in last place.Quit screwing around, guys. And forget about Queen Amidala and the Dark Side. Who's saving these cucumbers from aphids?
[] Be True To Your Fool (#7.19) 04/27/03
BOOMHAUER (Judge): Sit down a speck, I'm gonna tell you a little story, man, 'bout a long time ago, in a dang ol' Arlen, far, far, away.
[] Mutual of OmAbWah (#9.8) 3/6/05
BOBBY *as Yoda*: The Clones are coming, master Joseph. We must reach Jedi council. Oh, no, the Landing Bay door is closing!
JOSEPH: Oh, uh, I'll use the force to roll under the door.

[] Uncool Customer (#13.12) 03/15/09 Peggy (Najimy) walks into a store whose sign is made with a Star Wars-like font.
[] Uncool Customer (#13.12) 03/15/09 Barb Davis/Katt Savage (Walsh) carries a bag made of vintage Star Wars sheets.
COTILLION instructor (Winchell): *gasps* Your bag is just delicious! I've been looking for one just like it.
KATT: I know, right? It's made out of vintage Star Wars bed sheets. My friend makes these...well, she did before she got cast on Saturday Night Live.

Knight Rider (1982 US) - Knight of the Phoenix (#1.1) 09/26/82
MICHAEL(Hasselhoff) *looking into K.I.T.T.*: What's all this? Looks like Darth Vader's bathroom.

Kojak (1973 US) - May the Horse be With You (#5.19) 02/25/78 Title

L.A. Law (1986 US) - Raiders of the Lost Bark (#1.6) 11/7/86 (title)

Lamb Chop's Special Chanukah (1995 US) - (TV Movie) - Tell us what the reference is!

Larry & Steve (1996 CA/US) - What a Cartoon short Larry buys a lamp, and puts in a light bulb so powerful that it is able to cut through steel.
LARRY: Luke...this your landlord. You never returned my weed whacker.

Last Comic Standing, The (2003 US) - 8/31/04 Jay Mohr is introducing stand-up comedians, "Looking like the love-child of Steven Wright and Chewbacca...Jay Ludman!"

Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015 US) - Note: There are more references, so these are not numbered yet.
[] Mindy Kaling/Tituss Burgess/Ken Burns (#1.122) 04/07/16  Rogue One trailer drops and Stephen is excited, but isn't ready for Star Wars: Rogue One:
[] Mandy Patinkin/Kayvon Beykpour/Leon Bridges (#1.62) 12/18/15 Stephen explains Star Wars to China:
[] Emily blunt/Justice Stephen Breyer/The Dead Weather (#1.5) 09/14/15 Stephen explains why he's upset about the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens:
[] Julianna Margulies/Jonathan Franzen/Alabama Shakes (#1.32) 10/28/15 Stephen guesses the plot of Star Wars: The Force Awakens:

Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001 US) - Vacancy (#5.17) The serial killer suspect, Tim (Harrington), claimed his childhood was rough because his mom kept moving then around to avoid a stalker. And she dragged him out of the first Star Wars movie and he never got over that! (Thanks to Bonnie Burton for this reference!)

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 US) - When you look closely at Captain Cragern's (Florek) desk you can see an X-Wing Pez dispenser.

Life On Mars (2006 UK) -
[1] Series 1 Episode 8 (#1.8) 2/27/06
CHRIS (Lancaster): They gotta give it up, what else they gonna do?  We're the force.  
SAM (Simm): And may the Force be with you.
[2] Series 2 Episode 3 (#2.3) 2/13/07
HUNT: How do you think I spend my time here, Tyler?
SAM: ...building a Death Star...  
HUNT: eh, what?

Life With Bonnie (2003 US) - Space Heaters (#2.14) 1/30/04 I was not paying attention at all to the program but I heard the line, "The Fork will be with you shortly"

Li'l Bush: Resident of the United States (2007 US) - Nuked/Camp In the episode "Nuked", Lil' Cheney's father wears a Darth Vader helmet along with a black cape like Darth Vader himself.  (Thanks to Nailwraps for this reference!)

Little Britain (2003 UK) -
[1] Series 2 Episode 2 (#2.2) A "little person" college student wearing a TIE fighter tee-shirt.  Wanting to talk to his professor, to get him to sign his grant...but gets insulted by the professor's nasty secretary.
[2] Series 2 Episode 6 (#2.6) 11/23/04 This show offers a skit that takes place between The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones where Dennis Waterman gets a part in Star Wars. (Thanks to the Gorn for this reference!)

The Little Mermaid (1992 US) -
[1] A Marriage of Inconvenience (#1.8) 10/24/92 A creature that lives at the bottom of the sea looks suspiciously like the Sarlacc at the Dune Sea on Tatooine in Return of the Jedi.
[2] Land of the Dinosaurs (#3.4) 10/8/94 King Triton (Mars) looks as if he uses the Force to get an item, he concentrates and the item floats up to him. Note: this episode stars Star Wars Actors: Mary Kay Bergman (Arista), Cree Summer (Pearl) Kath Soucie (Adella, Attina), Rob Paulsen (Prince Eric)

Lizzie McGuire (2001 US) - 
[1] Election (#1.9) 4/20/01 Class election, winner is a 'nerd' and makes an acceptance speech, where at the end he yells, "Jar-Jar Binks ruuules!" and all of his fellow 'nerds' give him a standing ovation.
[2] Xtreme Xmas (#2.20) 12/6/02 Tudgeman, who is a MAJOR star wars geek is building a Star Wars float for the Christmas parade, "So, what's the theme of your float? " Death star Christmas." *Imitates Yoda*: a very shiny nose Rudolph had... Yes. *laughs* weird kid."
[3] The three friends were looking for a spot to write their names on the wall, and they find a blank spot, but the star wars geek comes up and asks them a series of questions like: Were you born on Alderaan? and stuff and then tells them to find a different spot.  (thanks to Darthstothe for #3)
[4] Election (#1.9) 4/20/01 Lizzie was campaigning as Student Government President. It was suggested by her "campaign manager" that she hang out with different student groups like the Drama Club, French Club, etc. She went and joined a Star Trek club meeting... wearing a wig of Princess Leia's famous bagel hairstyle. Naturally, the Trekkers looked at her weird. So she took off the wig - then they all gave her the Vulcan hand sign, and told her to Live Long and Prosper.
[5] Gordo, Lizzie's friend, says in class "I can do a mean Wookiee!" and proceeds to roar like a Wookiee....    (Thanks to Jedi_Ginny for #4 & #5)
[6] Bunkies  (#2.25) 2/21/03
LARRY: "you guys know Jar Jar Binks middle name?  Were you born on the planet Alderaan?  Are you Jedi Knights?
[7] Kate: Why should we put you stupid day of the dead dolls in our Halloween party Tudgeman: :: in Yoda voice:: treat them well you must wise they are yes it's Yoda Tudgeman: ooh I got one :: in Darth Vader voice:: Luke I am your father it's Darth Vader I could scare people with that.  Tudgeman: here's my favorite :: roars like a Wookiee:: ow that one hurt its okay I'm solid I'm good (Thanks to ultimatejedi90 for #7)
[8] My Fair Larry (#2.30) 5/16/03  Just play it cool, like you're Luke Skywalker sneaking into Jabba's palace. Return of the Jedi. Totally old school. I dig that, man.
[9] Gordo and the Dwarves (#1.27) 11/16/01 I'm studying wildlife for school.  Well, you're not studying rats, young man.  Okay.  Well, I'm gonna go ride my bike up to the hills to check out some rattlesnake nests.  See you at dinner.  Hey, come here, Indiana Jones.  You can study nature right here at home.  But there isn't any here.  Dad killed all the fire ants with spray.
[10] Xtreme Xmas (#2.20) 12/6/02 Hey guys, can you help me out? I need something for my float. You wouldn't happen to have an exhaust assembly system for a rebel force's X-Wing fighter, would you?   This could still be the best Christmas ever. Uh... Whoa! Hey, guys. You've seen the Smoke machine I got for my float? This is going to make all the X-wings crashing in from the death star look really authentic. Right, 'cause nothing says "Merry Christmas"

Lloyd in Space (2001 US) -
[1] Double Date (#1.2) 2/10/01 Lloyd (Mead), an alien, is being awarded in a ceremony, in the fashion of the end of A New Hope. Right before getting a medal the wall blows up and out come Stormtrooper looking guys.  Followed by a Vader look-a-like. They argue a bit while stating some classic Star Wars lines... "the only thing you rule is the toilet"   They then fight with lightsabers and then Lloyd loses his. While on the ground, Vader says to Lloyd, "Lloyd, I am your...(ring) your...(ring) what the heck is that"  Lloyd then wakes up from a dream.  (thanks to The_Chosen_Two for this reference)
[2] Pet Wars (#2.3) 10/20/01(title)

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993 US) - Contact (#3.3) 10/1/95 Bob Fences (Labyorteaux) to his assistant using action figures: In a few minutes the Empire WILL Strike Back

Lone Gunmen (2001 US) - Lying Game (#1.11) 5/4/01
JIMMY: You're the king.
MR. MEMORY: Yeah, and, oh yeah...who would win in a fair fight: Han Solo or Indiana Jones?
JIMMY: You never got that one.

Long Way Round (2004 UK) -
[1] (#1.2) 10/24/04 Charlie doesn't want to do his video diary entry... EWAN: you must do what you feel is right of course..  then, "it doesn't work right without the cloak"
[2] (#1.4) In Mongolia:  EWAN:  I had my first Star Wars dream last night, but I was naked, as Obi-Wan"

Lost (2004 US) -
[1] Confidence Man (#1.8) 11/10/04 Dr. Jack Sheppard (Fox) helps Shannon (Grace) past an asthma attack.  Hugo "Hurley" Reyes (Garcia), who is nearby, says, "Whoa! Dude, that was like a...Jedi moment"
[2] Sawyer (Holloway) is fashioned after Han Solo and Wolverine according to Josh Holloway.
[3] House of the Rising Sun (#1.6) 10/27/04 
KATE: Are you going?
SAWYER: Well, that's the real trick, isn't it? We all pack up stakes for the caves and the next day a plane passes by, they're going to go on their merry way and be none the wiser. On the other hand, stay here, get eaten by boars, fall off a rock, not going to be anyone around to answer that 911 call.
(Solo says this to Kenobi in Star Wars.)
[4] The Moth (#1.7) 11/03/04 Charlie comes back into the cave to help Jack:
CHARLIE: I'm here to rescue you.
[5] Outlaws (#1.16) 02/16/05 Sayid thinks Sawyer's situation with the boar is funny:
SAWYER: It was staring at me. Then it came at me, so I hit it, and it ran off into the jungle.
SAYID: With your tarp? Perhaps he wanted to go camping?
SAWYER: You enjoying yourself?
SAWYER: Well, laugh it up, Mohammad. (Han Solo: Laugh it up, Fuzzball) But I come back and find my stuff's gone, I'm coming after you.
[6] Exodus Part 1 (#1.23) 5/18/05 (Recognize the date? ESB premiered on 5/18/80)
MICHAEL (Perrineau Jr.) to Jin (Dae Kim) when they are fixing the raft: No, no, no! This one goes here, that one goes there. (Han and Chewie have the same conversation in The Empire Strikes Back)
[7] Exodus Part 2 (#1.24) 5/25/05
SAWYER: I'm telling you, it's closer. I'm telling you, look.
MICHAEL: I know, okay. I've got one flare.
JIN to Michael: 아무 것도 안 보여 (Don't see anything)
MICHAEL to Jin: Okay, I know. You don't see anything. Okay.
SAWYER: What the hell are you expecting to see?! In case you haven't noticed, it's dark!
WALT: What is it? Is it a ship?
MICHAEL: We don't know, little man. We don't know.
JIN: Starboard? Port?
MICHAEL: Uh, Port. Port.
JIN: 반대로 가는데? (The opposite?)?
MICHAEL: Okay, what the hell am I supposed to do about it?
SAWYER: Hey, Han, you and Chewie want to slow down a second and talk to me here?! We have to fire the flare.. (Thanks to Don for the alert!)
[8] Orientation (#2.3) 10/5/05 Sawyer refers to Jin as "Chewie".
[9] Abandoned (#2.7) 11/9/05 Sawyer again makes a reference when he says, "Yeah, yeah, I know, Chewie" (Thanks to Betts for the heads up!)
[10] Fire + Water (#2.12) 1/25/06
HURLEY: That Libby chick seems pretty cool. I mean, is she?
SAWYER: Well, you got a little love connection brewing over there, Jabba?
HURLEY: Nah, just asking.
[11] Dave (#2.18) 4/5/06
DAVE (Hurley's imaginary friend) to Hurley: You think they really blew up the Death Star?
[12] Not In Portland (#3.7) 2/7/07
ALDO: Listen, I've got Alex here. She's got Austen and Ford with her.
PICKETT: Damn it, whatever she says, don't believe it. Hold them right there. I'm on my way.
SAWYER: Don't get mad at me just because you were dumb enough to fall for the old Wookiee prisoner gag.
[13] Greatest Hits (#3.21) 05/16/07 Jack and Kate both say, "Here we go again." several times, which was said by C-3PO on Endor in Return of the Jedi.
[14] Meet Kevin Johnson (#4.8) 03/20/08 Just before Karl and Alex are ambushed:
KARL to Alex: I've got a bad feeling about this. (a phrase used in every Star Wars film)
[15] Confirmed Dead (#4.2) 02/07/08 
BEN: Mind if I ask you a question, James?
SAWYER: Yeah, I do.
BEN: Why'd you leave Kate behind?
SAWYER: Wasting your time, Yoda.
[16] Confirmed Dead (#4.2) 02/07/08 Faraday (after parachuting onto the island):
DANIEL: Hey there. Are you Jack?
JACK: Yeah, I'm Jack. Who are you?
DANIEL: I'm Daniel Faraday. I'm here to rescue you.
[17] Something Nice Back Home (#4.10) 05/01/08 In a flash-forward scene Jack is at home and still in bed. He gets a call to get to the hospital so he gets up, wraps a towel around himself and goes to the kitchen where he steps on a Millennium Falcon toy belonging to Aaron.
[18] Some Like it Hoth (#5.13) 04/14/09 Hurley is living with the DHARMA Initiative in 1977. He decides to write the script (in his diary) to The Empire Strikes Back and send it to George Lucas. Miles is intent on getting to the bottom of what Hurley is writing in his book so he grabs Hurley's notebook:
HURLEY: Give it back!
MILES: "Exterior--Hoth. A little spy robot thingy zips through the atmosphere and crashes into the snowy planet below. That's when Chewbacca shows up and blasts it away with his crossbow laser. He shakes his fury fist in the sky in triumph. Chewbacca--Raaar."
HURLEY: *Embarrassed* It's "furry." "Furry fist." I need a spell-check.
MILES: What the hell is this?
HURLEY: I'm writing Empire Strikes Back.
MILES: Uh... I'm sorry. What?
HURLEY: It's 1977, right?
*Miles nods*
HURLEY: So Star Wars just came out. And pretty soon, George Lucas is gonna be looking for a sequel. I've seen Empire, like, 200 times, so I figured I'd make life easier and send him the script... with a couple improvements.
[19] Lighthouse (#6.5) 04/23/10 
JACK: Where is he?
JACK: Jacob. Where is he?
HURLEY: He's kind of dead. Turns up whenever he wants, like Obi-Wan Kenobi. But...if you wanna talk to him, he's where we're going, dude.
[20] Recon (#6.8) 03/16/10 About the Ajira airplane:
KATE: Who's going to fly it? (Solo to Luke in Star Wars: Who's gonna fly it, kid?
[21] The Last Recruit (#6.13) 04/20/10
HURLEY: What about Sayid?
SAWYER: Sayid ain't invited. He's gone over to the dark side.
HURLEY: Yeah, but you can always bring people back from the dark side. I mean, Anakin--
SAWYER: Who the hell's Anakin? Look, just keep your mouth shut. Don't say nothing to no one.
[22] The End (#6.17) 05/23/10 
JACK: Jacob didn't say anything to me about Desmond.
SAWYER: Doesn't sound like he said anything about anything.
HURLEY: That's kinda of true, dude. He's worse than Yoda.
[23] The End (#6.17) 05/23/10
HURLEY *as Sawyer leaves the group*: I've got a bad feeling about this.

Lost Podcast  (2006 US - Online) - Season 3 Podcast #1 During the fan question segment Damon is so distracted by the Bike Scout Trooper passing behind the fan asking a question that he doesn't even bother to answer the question.  (Thanks to Bonnie Burton for this reference!)
Lost At Home (1996 US) - Pilot (#1.1) 4/1/03 The dad was cooking breakfast when his son enters the kitchen and says "Dad?" To which he replied "Yes, it is me Luke. Your father." The kid looked at him weird and said "My name's not Luke..." (thanks to Dex1138 for this reference!)

MacGyver (1985 US) - Pilot (#1.1) 9/29/85  MacGyver and a Scientist are trapped in a underground laboratory. They get chased around by robots that are very similar to R2 units, then they jump in a garbage chute, and instead of the walls closing in, the floor separates. (Thanks to OBIX1 for another great reference!)

Mad About You (1992 US) -
[1] Chicken Man (#5.10)  1/7/97 Paul (Reiser) would like to get a narrator for his documentary, Buchman.  Ira says that he ought to get James Earl Jones.  Paul thinks it's a good idea and agrees with Ira and goes on to say how impressed he was with Jones' voice as Vader.  Ira looks surprised, "James Earl Jones was Darth Vader?"  Ira does a comparison, "Luke, I am your father.  THIS is CNN.  Oh, yeah, it is!"  (SWAD alum James Earl Jones guest stars)
[2] Paul (Reiser) sees a man in a Star Wars t-shirt and asks him if he saw the special editions (from 1997).  He engages the man in chat, saying that the inserted Jabba/Solo scene  was, "...boring and self-indulgent"  the man in the t-shirt looks at Paul funny and remarks, "jeez, it's just a movie" and walks off.
[3] Reiser also wears two bagels in a Princess Leia hairdo.

MadTV (1995 US) -
[1] 'Dateline' 'interview' with George Lucas
[2] Had a skit showing the "Star Wars Special ultimate director's cut Edition" with newly added scenes.
The scenes featured were:
- Han Solo escaping the storm trooper scene (He was running toward his ship with a gun in his hands).
- Han Solo fleeing Jabba the Hutt's forces. (He was running toward his ship with a gun in his hands).
- Han Solo running because he heard a noise. (He was running toward his ship with a gun in his hands.) His dialogue was, "CHEWIE, I HEARD A NOISE, A BIG NOISE".
- And the Han Solo running down the hallway scene. (He was running toward his ship with a gun in his hands).
[3] two spoofs: one which imagined Randy Newman composing feel-good music for the film,
[4] while another featuring George Lucas as an obnoxious, overweight fan boy who seeks inspiration by dressing in a Ewok costume and who hopes to introduce Jar Jar's aunt "Jar-Jar-Mina" in his next release
[5] 4/2/05 Just Say Yes (skit) What about condoms? Please. Birth control is a woman's responsibility. Besides, putting a condom on is like wearing a rain coat in the shower. What's the point? Ha Ha Ha Ha! Wow! I'm so glad my parents set me straight.
Now, If you don't mind, BJ and I need to get busy. If by getting busy you mean my underage daughter is gonna shatter her hymen like the Death Star in Star Wars, I'm all for it.
[6] Star Wars Contestants on Lillian Verner (sketch) Star Wars! OK, contestants! We're gonna play a sound, and you tell us what Lillian Verner product makes that noise. *Pffft*  Yes, Annetta!  ... I'm my dad!  I'm lovable when I'm sober, but when I'm drunk, I chase my family with a fraternity paddle!  Somebody's acting out today!  ...Star Wars!  all right, here's the sound.  Tell us what the Lillian Verner product is *Belch* Rudolph!  *loudly muffled* uh, it's the Lillian Verner gas--that is wrong!
[7] #1011 1/22/05 Nicole Richie guest stars.  sketch lines: I'm Dr. Kylie. You must be Eloise. Yeah, but everyone calls me Ella. *Gasps* oh, my God! If you married Darth Vader, you'd be Ella Vader.
[8] (#3.16) 2/7/98 Mark Hamill guests as himself in a three-part sketch called Swan Homecoming Part 3 Ms. Swan's (Borstein) father, Mr. Swan (Hamill), tries to convince his daughter to join their crime family so he can profit from the pairing (his crime and her beauty shop).  Ms. Swan takes a lightsaber and pokes Mr. Swan and he hits it away which makes her lose her balance and forces her off the balcony.  The scene sort of mirrors that of the one in ESB, Mr. Swan says "Join me..."  "After all...I AM your faather!", etc. before his daughter falls from the balcony completely.

Magic School Bus (1994 US) - The Magic Bus Gets Lost in Space (#1.1) 9/10/94 While on their journey in space the kids see a TIE fighter. (thanks to Skywalker's clone #1 for this reference!)

Magikano (2006 JA) - Yuri Korusu (Noriko Namiki) has a dream sequence where she is dressed as Princess Leia

Magnum, P.I. (1980 US) - Legend of the Lost Art (#8.10) 2/10/88 Very Raiders of the Lost Ark-like quality with Magnum in Indy clothes and hat to retrieve an ancient scroll for Higgins. Note: From In 1980, Steven Spielberg had offered Selleck the lead role of Indiana Jones in 'ROTLA', but Selleck had to turn it down due to filming and contractual clashes with the first season of Magnum, P.I., and the role went to Harrison Ford instead. (Somewhat, production at the start of Magnum was delayed by a writers strike – it was originally intended to begin in May 1980 – so Selleck would have been free to play the role of Indy anyway!). Although not confirmed, it's rumored that the Indy-style costume that Selleck wears in this episode is the exact one he was to have worn if he had played Indiana Jones.

Malcolm in the Middle (2000 US) -
[1] Hal Wilkerson (Cranston), Malcolm's dad,  turns on a 'massaging' van seat. The sound effect was that of a lightsaber.
[2] An officer at the boarding school refers to Garth Brooks as, ""
[3] Stereo Store (#4.13) 3/16/03 Theme from Raiders of the Lost Ark used in the show which was a bit of a Raiders parody.

Man and Boy (2002 US) - 
HARRY SILVER (Gruffudd): (Washing the boy's hair, the boy is claiming that it hurts) Do you think Luke Skywalker cries when he washes his hair?
PAT SILVER (Howell): Yes!

Man Show (1999 US) -
[1] 1999  (Cutting in Line for Star Wars - short film) Adam and Jimmy are going to see The Phantom Menace and cut in line, they then get thrown out.  Jimmy qualifies not seeing it by saying, "I wouldn't have waited that long to see the movie if Princess Leia was my mother"
[2] NASCAR 7/15/01 Jimmy says that his father is like Yoda.

Married...With Children (1987 US) -
[1] Bud (Faustino) tries to teach Kelly (Applegate) archery and at one point tells her , '...Concentrate, use the Force'
[2] Married with...Aliens (#5.7) 11/4/90 This episode ends with the following message "scrolling" on the screen: "Long ago, in the Galaxy Euryops, a great, menacing comet was born. Colossal in size, deadly in trajectory, it hurtled unstoppable through the universe, on a collision course with many inhabited planets. Among the doomed was a small green world called Earth. But on planet Philydion they still sing songs of the man who made it possible for the comet to be destroyed. The man who saved Earth and a hundred worlds, by providing fuel for the ships which diverted the comet. And that man is.... AL BUNDY."
[3] Al refers to his mother-in-law as Jabba the Hutt and insists that his father-in-law take her back to the Star Wars bar.
[4] Al Loses His Cherry (#1.10) 6/7/87 Al *to himself* What are my chances Peg's in a coma?  *shakes his head*  No. *to Sherry* Uh, listen, I know that I'm in a bachelor pad and that I've got the forearms of Jabba.  But, I gotta tell you...I'm married with children.

Martin (1992 US) - Break Up Part 3 (#1.20) 2/18/93 Billy Dee Williams guest-stars as himself, and of course, Lando Calrissian is mentioned.

Maximum Exposure (2000 US) - Host, Cam Brainard, mentions that someone was, "to the right of Darth Vader"

Max Steel (2001 US) - Max (Campbell/Kaminskey) and his partner Kat (West) are fighting big robots. Cat tells Max to go on ahead, adding, 'I'll handle Threepio and his pals'

Megas XLR (2004 US) - Terminate Her (#2.8) 12/04/04 Title is a reference to Governor Tarkin's remark to Vader about Princess Leia, "Terminate her immediately!"

Men Behaving Badly (1992 UK) -  Gary and Tony (#2.1) 9/8/92 Season two starts in with Gary trying to find a new flatmate, he interviews many but can't find the right one. Then Tony arrives.  Gary is picking up a little in his former flatmate's room and he finds a light sword.  Gary makes lightsaber noises, swings the saber around and says, "Obi-Wan, at last we meet!"  Tony arrives at the flat and Gary tells him a little about him and leaves Tony to his new room.  Tony starts pulling personal things out of his duffle bag.  A clock.  A light sword.  Tony makes lightsaber noises, swings the saber around and says, "May the Force be with you!" (in an American accent no less)

Men Behaving Badly (1996 US) - Getting Rid of Harry (#1.18) 04/16/97
Jamie (Schneider) and Kevin (Eldard) offer Harry (Greene) him a place to stay after he had an argument with his wife.  He seems to be a font of relationship knowledge and seems to be able to read minds. Harry mentions that there is a special beer that keeps cold without refrigeration and Jamie says, "Yoda! I've found my master!"

Men In White (National Lampoon's Men in White) (1998 US) - Parodies many classic sci-fi, including Star Wars.
[1] GLAXXON (Imperial Leader of the Dark Order) (Moore): *speaks with deep voice and vader-like breathing*

Alien #2 (Rizzi): We've seen this a million times before, the deep-menacing voice, the hissing respirator breathing, the dark suit...
[2] Lightsaber training for the Men In White.
[3] The first cow they send up to the spaceship makes a Wookiee sound then moos.
[4] During Dr. Strangemeister's song about himself four backup singers (dressed in suits) are revealed by a large door (sliding upwards), as the singers start to walk from the platform the very right man bumps his head against the door.
[5] While navigating their garbage truck through an asteroid field (with ordinary object occasionally floating by) Roy (Prince) says: I feel like Han Solo!
[6] Glaxxon finds Roy and Ed and:
GLAXXON: You! Silly fools, you don't have what it takes to be Men In White. *igniting red lightsaber*
ROY: Glaxxon, at last we meet. *igniting blue lightsaber*

GLAXXON: Come with me, Roy, together we will rule the universe!
ROY: NEVER! I only work with one man, and his name is Ed Klingbottom!

Misadventures of Maverick & Ariel (2003 PH) - Ariel went shopping with his Mom (I think) wearing the typical casual outfit - blue jeans, red checkered polo shirt and...a Don Post Hoth Snowtrooper helmet!!!  (Thanks to Hat_tr1ck for this reference!)

Monster Island (2004 CA/US) - Watch and tell us what the reference is!

Moonlighting (1985 US) -
[1] Sam & Dave (#3.12) 2/10/87 Maddie (Shepard) dates astronaut Sam Crawford (Mark Harmon) and on their date David (Willis), who is intoxicated, interrupts the 'date' calling Sam, 'Luke Skywalker'
[2] Funeral for a Door Nail (#2.24) 4/29/86 David and Allen Magarlese (van Dusen) fight with broomsticks (lightsabers) as Star Wars music plays in the background.

Mork & Mindy (1978 US) - 

[] Star Wars was the reason that Mork and Mindy exist. Robin Williams: Mork came from Garry Marshall's kid (Scott) who saw Star Wars, and he went to his father and said, "Dad, why can't they have an alien on 'Happy Days'?"
[]There is an upside-down Star Wars poster (left) in Mork's attic room.
[] The Mork Syndrome (#2.15)
CAPTAIN CHAPMAN (Hogan): May the Air Force Be With You

Most Extreme, The (2002 US) - Super Sharks That's how the great whites can still lock on to their target, even with their eyes rolled back in their head. Just like Luke Skywalker, they close their eyes and feel the force.

Motormagasinet (2004 DE) - Star Wars and Raiders of the Lost Ark theme music used in Tannhäuser segment.

Mountain, The (2004 US) - 10/24/04 Shelly Carver (Thompson) and her friends, Sam (Badgley) and Michael (Dewey), are having a snowball fight.  Michael says, "I used to bulls eye Womprats in my T-16 back home"  (Thanks to EV-99 for this reference!)

MST3k (1988 US) -
[1] Ep 301 Cave Dwellers Tom Servo (Murphy) imitates James Earl Jones by saying, 'This is CNN...Luke'
[2] Ep 303 Pod People 6/22/91 "hmmm, there's a lot of carbon scoring on my droid".
[3] Ep 303 Pod People 6/22/91 A cave, resembling the one on Dagobah, Servo says, "Luke, use the Force, Luke"
[4] Ep 322 Master Ninja "nun chucks, Luke, use the nun your feelings"
[5] Ep 418 Attack of the Eye Creatures  "There is a great disturbance in the Force"
[6] Ep 506 Eegah! "The Old Indiana Jones Chronicles"
[7] Ep 513 The Brain That Wouldn't Die "Luke, join me or you'll star in Corvette Summer"
[8] Ep 516 Alien From L. A. Lightsaber sound effects.
[9] Ep 516 Alien From L. A. "Short Round, get me my stuff"
[10] Ep 516 Alien From L. A. "The Hot Indiana Jones Chronicles"
[11] Ep 604 Zombie Nightmare (host segment) "I used to like you when you were a Caped Crusader, even better than DARTH VADER."

[12] Ep 604 Samson vs. The Vampire Women "Come to the Darkside, or I'll take your lunch money"
[13] Ep 610 The Violent Years "The Young Milly Helper Chronicles" (combo of Young Indiana Jones Chronicles and Dick Van Dyke Show)
[14] Ep 804 Deadly Mantis When the ape planet, in the discussed film, blows up, Crow (Corbett) says, "I feel...a great disturbance. As though a million monkeys cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced" 

[15] Ep 806 The Undead "Help me, Obi-Wan...oh, different movie, sorry."
[16] Ep 809 I Was a Teenage Werewolf "1943. An Ewok makes it behind enemy lines"  & "Jabba the Husband"
[17] Ep 809 I Was a Teenage Werewolf "Indiana Jones and his sidekick Merle"

Muppet Show, the (1976 US) - 

Mark Hamill (#4.17) 02/21/80
[1] Mark Hamill/C-3PO and R2-D2 bust through the backstage wall.

[2] Scooter has a picture of Luke Skywalker on the wall in his bedroom.
[3] 'Pigs in Space' segment which is more Star Wars this time. - Mark Hamill, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Frank Oz (but not as Yoda) and Anthony Daniels guest as their characters.

[4] The end has all the characters singing "When You Wish Upon a Star" while a large castle and a fireworks display rises up behind them. (HA! Little did they know then what a connection that would be!)

Muppet Babies (1984 US) - 

[1] The opening titles sequence has Kermit in Indiana Jones wear as well as a clip of Vader's TIE fighter.

[] Gonzo's Video Show (#1.10) 11/17/84 The babies borrow Nanny's video camera to make a parody about Star Wars.  An appearance by R2D2. Miss Piggy (O'Brien) was going out into the forest and had just eaten a muffin and threw the wrapper under R2D2's lid. (thanks to The General for info!) Also, Kermit was Kermit Skyhopper, Rowlf was Obi-Wan, Animal was Animal Vader.  Rowlf tells Skyhopper to concentrate on using the Force to blow up the Death Star...Skyhopper tries so hard he looks like HE'S going to blow up!
PIGGY (O'Brien): You can be Kermit Skyhopper and I can

FOZZY: Oh! I know who I can play! Woobacca the Cookiee!
KERMIT: Uuumm, that's Chewbacca the Wookiee, Fozzy.
FOZZY: That's what I said, Cochacca the Bookiee.
SCOOTER: I wanna be Scooter Deetoo!

SCOOTER 2: And I'll be Scooter Threepio!
ROWLF: Yeah! And I'll Be Rowlf Kenobi! (later Obi-Rowlf Kenobi)
PIGGY: Aren't we forgetting someone very important?
ANIMAL *pops out of drawer with Vader mask*: Animal Vader!
GONZO: If this is Star Wars we gotta have stars. (later he plays Gon Zolo)
KERMIT: A far, far long ago, in a galaxy long, long away. (what he writes is correct though)
[A lot more dialogue for the rest of the episode not placed here]

[] Around the Nursery in 80 Days (#3.11) // Nanny is going on vacation and the babies are worried who is going to replace her while she's gone.
[] From a Galaxy Far, Far Away (#1.12) 12/01/84 Mostly about non-specific aliens with an E.T. bent, but there is this window:
And Irma the alien's home is a bit Yoda-like. Note: Irma is voiced by SWAD alum Frank Welker.

Murder in Suburbia (2004 UK) - The Wedding (#2.9) 6/11/05 One of the female detectives uses Star Wars action figures on her desk to layout the placement of possible murder suspects at a wedding reception. (Thanks to Bonnie Burton for this reference!)

MXC (Most Extreme Elimination Challenge (2003 US/JA) - Real Mafia vs. Video Games (#4.2) 11/10/05  
During game: Dope-On-A-Rope:
VIC (Wilson): Here's Carl Sega, creator of the new triple-X-box game Porn Star Wars
KENNY (Darga): Yeah, Choda trains Luke Streetwalker to kill Jabba the Slut  
VIC: Right you are, and it looks like Carl's going to have vivid nightmares about that one.  And that's our MXC Impact Replay.  
KENNY: Yeah, right here.  Right here,Vic, he goes into a Princess Lay'em, into a full frontal quadruple Spewbacca.  Into the Choda water. (Thanks to John at Obroa-Skai for this reference!)

My Name is Earl (2005 US) -

[1] Quit Smoking (#1.2) 9/27/05 Earl's friend Randy (Suplee) went to a garage sale and asked a guy with a post-tracheotomy voice-box to say 'Luke, I am your father'
[2] Something to Live For (#1.15) 2/2/06 While Philo (Goldberg) is describing the girl he has a crush on...  

CATALINA (Velazquez): Excuse me, I'm hot.  
PHILO:  Oh, You're okay.  But compared to my girl, you look like one of those things from Lord of the Rings that came out of the ground and attacked the castle.  
CATALINA:  This uniform is not flattering.  You should see me in jeans and a bra.  
RANDY: Ewoks. Those are called Ewoks.  (Thanks to John at Obroa-Skai for these references!)

My So-Called Life (1994 US) - Self Esteem (#1.12) 11/17/94 A character, geometry teacher, named Ms. Renée Lerner (Quigly) dresses as Obi-Wan Kenobi for Halloween.

Mystery!  A Thief of Time (2004 US) - Ranger Mildred Luna (Grant) is talking to a group of children about ruins (they are in New Mexico, US), she asks the children, "Have you ever heard of Raiders of the Lost Ark?"

Mythbusters (2003 US) - Note - there were MANY Star Wars references throughout this series, please drop by any that you have seen!

[] Escape From Alcatraz (#1.11) 12/12/03 Jamie and Adam are making a raft out of materials that may have been available when Alcatraz prison was open.  One of the items was an accordion, which was gutted so only the sound of air was coming out. Adam says: I am your father!
[] Star Wars: Revenge of the Myth (#12.1) 01/04/14 Clips are shown of Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi. Darth Maul is also mentioned, and the episode title is based on Revenge of the Sith. Also, the Taun-taun sleeping bag, the Ewok Log Smash

[] Star Wars: The Myths Strike Back (#13.13) 09/05/15 The Wilhelm Scream is used after Adam asks for a bell sound.
[] Star Wars: The Myths Strike Back (#13.13) 09/05/15 Lightsaber fight (taking the high ground)

My Wife and Kids (2001 US) -
[1] Michael Kyle (Wayans) goes over the house rules with his children, in his wife, Janet's, absence. Part of what he says is this, 'I'm like Darth Vader and this is my Empire'
[2] Franklin, the piano playing kid next door, tries to teach Katie, the youngest of the kids, to ride a bike.
FRANKLIN to Katie: Don't try. Do or do not there is no try. *turns to Michael* That's from Yoda. 

MICHAEL: Yeah you kind of look like him too.
[3] Snapping and Sniffing (#1.7) 4/18/01 Janet (Campbell-Martin) dubs Michael "Obi-Wan Kebaldi" after a speech about protecting and standing up for his family.

Nanny, The (1993 US) - From Flushing With Love (#5.10) 12/17/97 Fran (Drescher) and Niles (Davis) both want to ask Mr. Sheffield (Shaughnessy) for the same weekend off.  After some debate on who's weekend plans are more important, Niles concedes.  Fran thanks him and goes upstairs.  After she's out of sight, however, Niles runs to Sheffield's office so he can be first to ask his boss for the time off, only to find that Fran is impossible already  in Sheffield's office.  She tells a stunned Niles, "You have much to learn, young Jedi."  (Thanks to KJ from for this reference!)

Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995 JA) - The Human Creation (#1.7) When Misato opens the Jet-Alone cockpit while its nuclear reactor is red-lining.  Captain Misato Katsuragi: Talk about hot.  Iv'e bot a bad feeling about this.  (The line is spoken in the English dub, English subtitles and closed captioning have the literal translation "This looks bad" (Thanks to John at Obroa-Skai for this reference!)

Nestor Burma (1991 FR) - 'En garde Burma' - Nestor Burma (Marchand) says that fencing makes him think of D'Artagnan and Star Wars.

NewsRadio (1995 US) - 

[1] Presence (#2.19) 04/14/96  Lisa (Tierney) brings a Boba Fett action figure with a hidden camera to cheat at a poker game. 
[2]  (addendum to #1) in credits for the 'Boba Fett' episode: 'Boba Fett provided by J. T. Hutt'
[3] Dave (Foley) gets a sword from Matthew (Dick)...the line...'If you strike me down, I will become more powerful than you could ever imagine...'
[4] The 'What if the radio station was in space" episode.
[5] Flowers for Matthew Matthew drinks Joe's smart drink and becomes Matthew, he talks to Dave and uses Star Wars as a Metaphor for the whole Nixon administration, once you realize Lord Vader represents MacNamara it all falls into place, he also calls Yoda Nixon.  (thanks to Mateo for #5)

Northern Exposure (1990 US) -
Chris Stevens (Corbett) says, 'There's a dark side to each and every human soul. We wish we were Obi-Wan Kenobi, and for the most part we are, but there's a little Darth Vader in all of us. This ain't no 'either/or' proposition. We're talking about dialectics, the good and the bad merging into us. You can run but you can't hide. My experience? Face the darkness. Stare it down. Own it. As brother Nietzsche said, 'being human is a complicated gig.' So, give that 'ol dark night of the soul a hug. Howl the eternal, 'Yes!''

Nova: Battle for the X Planes (2004 US) - A wife of one of the pilots mentions that her son, Jared - about 3 or so, finds that dad's flying is "better than Star Wars...and that's saying a lot" (Thanks to TEA & D for this reference!)

NUMB3RS (2005 US) -
[1] Noisy Edge 5/6/05 The call signs of the F-16s looking for a mysterious aircraft were Rogue One and Rogue Two.
[2] Toxin (#2.22) 11/25/05 Sniper specialist Agent Edgerton (Diamond Phillips) is described by Agent Granger (Bruno) as "the bastard son of Clint Eastwood and Yoda".
[3] Toxin (#2.22) 11/25/05 When Professor Fleinhardt (MacNicol) is discussing the Toxic Manifesto with Agent Reeves (Farr), Agent Reeves notes that the use of the word "manifesto" implies "delusions of grandeur".  (Thanks to John at Obroa-Skai for these references!)

Oblongs, The (2001 US) - My Name is Robbie (#2.4) 10/6/02 When Rob (Farrell) tries out his new robotic suit Biff says, "Wow! He's more machine than man." ..this is an homage to Obi-Wan's line (about Darth Vader) "He's more machine now than man." from Return of the Jedi. (Thanks to Nailwraps for this reference!)

O. C., The (2003 US) -
[1] The Distance (#2.1) 11/04/04 

SANDY: I'm backing your plan.
SETH: Is this like a Jedi Mind Trick?
[2] The SnO.C. (#2.5) 12/09/04 Summer (Bilson) and Seth (Brody) are dancing and:
ZACH (Cassidy): I get it. You're one of those couples.  Joannie and Chachi, Luke and Leia.
SETH (reminds Zach): Luke and Leia were brother and sister.
ZACH: Yeah, well, May the Force be With You.
[3] Family Ties (#) 01/06/05 Summer and Zach are going to a party.  Summer says, "Sorry, I'm going alone"  Zach says, "You're going solo?"  Summer, "yep...Han Solo. But if I change my mind I'll have Cohen get drunk and let you know."
[4] The Second Chance (#2.11) 
20/03/05 Caleb (Dale) doesn't get along with his father and this leads to several references to Vader/Luke:
RYAN: Look, I'm not the biggest fan of your dad, no offense - but I mean Luke Skywalker was happy to have a dad, even if it was Darth Vader.
RYAN: All right, look.  Luke Skywalker was happy to find his dad, right? Even if he turned out to be Darth Vader.
LINDSAY: And they fought each other with lightsabers until one of them died.
KIRSTEN: Well, didn't you use that Luke Skywalker/Darth Vader analogy?
RYAN: She poked a serious hole in that analogy.
[5] The Second Chance (#2.11) 02/03/05 Ryan attempts to use the Force to get his phone.
[6] The Mallpisode (#2.15) 03/10/05 Note: Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith had it's TV premiere during this episode. (I was told there was a reference, but I can't seem to locate it.)

[7] The Showdown (#2.22) 05/05/05  
You like that? Here's a little something master Yoda never taught you.
You just threw your lightsaber at me and killed me.

I didn't know you could throw your lightsaber
Yeah, new game, who knew?

Well, it's too bad Marissa's not here.
The ladies can't resist a young Jedi
Yeah, I don't know about that.
[8] The O'Sea (#2.23) 5/12/05 George Lucas makes an appearance on the show

[9] The Dearly Beloved (#2.24)  05/19/05Seth and Ryan play Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith video game in the poolhouse.
[10] The Party Favor (#3.23) 
KIRSTEN: Wasn't it kindergarten when Seth would only answer to Boba Fett?
[11] The Metamorphosis (#4.4) //06 Taylor tells Ryan that her husband has special abilities:
TAYLOR: The man is a sexual Jedi. Whatever he asks you to do, you do it. It doesn't matter how degrading.

[12] The Sleeping Beauty (#4.5) //06
CH?: When I open this door, we've got about 60 seconds until the Stormtroopers arrive.
[13] The Sleeping Beauty (#4.5) //06
TAYLOR to Seth: Are you seriously trying to Jedi Mind Trick me?
[14] The Night Moves (#4.15) 

SETH: Ryan, it may surprise you, but I used to be a worrier.
RYAN *sarcastic tone*: Really?
SETH: Yes, and as a worrier I used to make lists. You know, about how many planets were mentioned in all the Star Wars didn't matter what the just kept my mind off things.
RYAN: Seth, would you like to make a list?
SETH: Oh, I mean...I dunno, if you want to.

Office, The (2005 US) - Note: there are more references, so these are not numbered yet.
[] The Fire (#2.4) 10/11/05 Michael is giving advice to Ryan and tells him that he's like "Mr. Miyagi and Yoda all rolled into one."

[] Halloween (#2.5) 10/18/05 Dwight looks lie Emperor Palpatine
DWIGHT: Who is he saying? *breathes like Darth Vader*

Only Fools and Horses (1981 UK) - May the Force Be With You (#3.5) 12/8/83

Osbournes, The (2002 US) - (#2.1) Jack plays a video game while wearing a helmet and gas mask...breathing like Darth Vader.

Out of Order (2003 US) - Steven (Macy) talks like Yoda to Mark (Stoltz). One of the lines was, "Much to learn, you still have." (Thanks to Obi-Wan2001 for this reference!)

Panic Room with Will Farrell, The (2002 US) - AOTC spoof

Parent 'Hood, The (1995 US) - Robert (Townsend) has a dream that he's fighting Darth Vader with the plastic telescoping lightsabers.

Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990 US) - 
[1] Power Play (#1.3) 09/16/90 When a new kid, Matt, tries to take over Parker's place at the school:
PARKER: I sense a disturbance in the Force.
[2] Later in Power Play (#1.3) 09/16/90
JERRY: I crossed over to the Dark Side.
[3] Jerry's Journey? (#1.6?) (I heard this in passing and didn't get the full context or episode name, and can't seem to find it now) 
[4] Science Fair (#1.12) 11/18/90 When Larry's potato powered flashlight lights up it does it with lightsaber sound effects.
[5] Jerry: Portrait of a Video Junkie (#1.16) 02/03/91 Odd sounds are coming from the inside of Jerry's impossible coat.
MIKEY to Jerry: You got R2-D2 living in there?
[6] Dr. Pankow is fencing with
[7] Randall Without a Cause (#1.20) 03/10/91 Dr. Pankow is fencing and while he is wearing his fencing mask he speaks and breaths similar to Darth Vader.
[8] Against the Norm (#1.22) 
PARKER: _____ has turned to the Darkside (I did not catch who Parker was referring to here)
[9] Teens from the Mall (#1.24) 05/05/91 Parker refers to a security guard who is following him as, "Darth Security Guard".
[10] Father Knows Less (#2.1) 08/11/91 Parker's Dad is using a glue gun which makes lightsaber sound effects.
[11] A Walk on the Dark Side (#2.2) 08/18/91 A group of kids who are nicknamed "Dark Siders" because they don't fit in with anyone else and wear dark clothing.
[12] Tower of Power (#2.14) 12/15/91 Mr. Tower's laser pointer has lightsaber sound effects.
[13] Goodbye Mr. Rips (#2.16) 01/05/92
PARKER: Chewbacca couldn't have said it better himself.

Passions (1999 US) -
[1] 11/03/03 One character on the show was talking about another and said, "yeah, he's a real Indiana Jones" 
[2] ?

Pearl (1996 US) - Power Play (#1.13) 1/8/97 Pynchon structures the day's topic on power, he asks the class if power corrupts:
PEARL: Well, I don't corrupted Darth Vader but on the other hand it didn't seem to bother Yoda.
PYNCHON: Miss Lee can you name any despots that aren't currently action figures?

Pelswick (2000 CA) - 
[1] When one of Pelswick's friends says to him, "Oh, that wasn't so bad"  Pelswick (Tinkler) replies, "As opposed to what, Alderaan getting destroyed by the Death Star?"
[2] Pelswick's getting bullied.  One of his friends says to him, "If he was really trying to insult you, he could have called you 'Chair-chair Binks' or something"  (Pelswick's disabled and rides in a wheel-chair) (Thanks to OBIX1 for another great reference!)

Pepper Ann (1997 US) - Portrait of the Artist as Young Milo/The Sisterhood (#2.10) 12/12/98
[1] Milo (Cooksey) is looking for inspiration and goes to the Mall where Mark Hamill is signing autographs. He does not recognize him and asks who he is.
[2] For the election Pepper Ann's friend gives her a talk, " cautious of anger, for it leads to the dark path, and once you start down the dark path, forever will it rule your destiny"
[3] Pepper Ann decides to run, "I must run, it is my destiny."

Percy Tårar (1996 SE) mini-series - Watch and let us know the reference!

Pinky and the Brain (1995 US) -
[1] Brain (LaMarche) writes a theory on a chalkboard...The theory of everything (made simple) is THX=1138
[2] Pinky and the Brain team up with Animaniacs in Star Warners (1998) a full episode parody of Star Wars.

P.J.'s, The (1999 US) -
[1] After a fight with goons a character says, 'the Sewer People are easily startled, but they'll be back soon and in greater numbers'
[2] Dialogue: "What the...You can't donate this.  This is my first edition of Star Wars.  it's even signed by Chewbacca.  See, right here it says *imitates Chewbacca howl* That's authentic."

Police Academy (1988 US) - The main cop guy used a flash light to fight a guy with laser pen in a duel. His buddy provided the sound effects. after knocking his foe into the pool the guy said "Luke Skywalker, eat your heart out!"
[1] Boogie Frights 10/4/03 Boogie Fright and Bogeyman put up a disco ball that covers the sun. Bubbles (Strong), Blossom (Cavadini) and Buttercup (Daily) destroy the ball in a sequence taken right out of Star Wars.
[2] Killer Broccoli from Outer Space - a father is getting his daughter to eat broccoli. He tries many ways. Then...with the broccoli perched on the fork, he lifts the fork up and 'flies' it around in the air around his daughter saying, ' comes the X-Wing fighter with proton torpedoes to blow up the Death Star'
[3] Just Another Manic Mojo Mojo's turban comes down like Darth Vader's helmet in The Empire Strikes Back

Popcorn (2006 UK) - In the first TV commercial for this quiz show, the kid has a Darth Vader figurine (it looks like one of the Hasbro Unleashed figures) on his bedside cabinet.  In his dream, he is playing with the Darth Vader figure and a Slimer doll (from Ghostbusters).  He then says in a deep voice "I am your father."  (Thanks to Chris Brown for this reference!)

Pretender, The (1996 US) - 
[1] Ranger Jarod (#1.14) 2/15/97 Jarod poses as a park ranger in a situation where they are looking for a lost ornithology student. While others are getting instructions for the next day's search.  Jarod sits in the missing student's tent.  Nia enters the tent and sees Jarod seated with his eyes closed and hands out sort of feeling the air.
NIA: A disturbance in the Force?
JAROD: Uh, the Force?
NIA: Obi-wan Kenobi? Star Wars?
JAROD: The satellite missile defense system? (Jarod had never been exposed to the films at the Centre but had worked on the defense system before he left)
[2] Later when Jarod figures out a piece of the puzzle
NIA: The Force IS with you. How did you know?
[3] Jarod, of course, figures out another part of the problem and again Nia is amazed.
JAROD (easing her confusion a bit): Trust in the Force, young Jedi
NIA *smiles*
JAROD: I saw your laserdisc last night. (Thanks to Beautiful Soul for the tip to check out the episode!)

PSI Factor (1996 CA) - The Light 2/22/97 The line, "...I thought they smelled bad on the outside"

Quantum Leap (US) -
[1] Trilogy III: The Last Door, July 28, 1978   Sam Beckett's (Bakula) Opening line is 'I've got a BAD feeling about this"
[2] Jimmy, October 14, 1964 (#2.6) 11/22/89 Sam (as Jimmy) starts out a bedtime story with the line, "A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away"
[3] later in the same episode one of Sam's lines is, "If you die, you'll never see Star Wars"
[4] Another Mother, September 30, 1981 (#2.13) 1/10/90 Al (Stockwell) and Sam are talking to Teresa (Bellisario) they mention Wookiee the dog.  Teresa states later, "Me and Wookiee made a painting!"  (Wookiee takes off and Sam chases after him) Sam: Wookiee!!
[5] Another Mother, September 30, 1981 (#2.13) 1/10/90 Sam, who is playing a mom in this episode, sees that Kevin (Stoyanov - who is playing her son) is leaving the house.  After saying that she didn't recall giving him permission to leave the house.  Kevin reminds her, "Remember last night when I told you that me and the guys were going to see Raiders?"  then says, "I better hurry, I don't want to miss the rock rolling out of the cave" Note: a funny thing about this episode is that there is an episode of Magnum P.I. playing in one of the scenes.  Many of you may know that Tom Selleck was the first choice to play Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark but the studio contract prevented him from taking Raiders.  Donald P. Bellisario (father of the Troian Bellisario, "Teresa" in this episode) was responsible for Magnum P.I.

Quark (1978 US) - May the Source Be With You (#1.1) 2/24/78 (Thanks to The Dark Moose for this reference!)

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