mentioned that a doctor is going to do "a Frankenstein number" on Nell
Referenced in E skit
Fran mentions the movie by name.
Title shown on a movie theater marquee.
The video is seen
One of the movies Sam Brown mentions that he'll sit through to get lucky with women.
Grace: "Well, Nell, you night say something .... "
Will: "She grew up without people. Did you ever see Nell?"
Lorelai considers impersonating Nell to lighten the mood while breaking bad news to her parents.
Finch: "Watching that exchange is like watching Forrest Gump and Nell plan a booty call."
Roger Russell references the film and the title role in an interview situation
Actor Nick Searcy makes reference to this title while giving his partial verbal résumé.
Rogers says he was hiding in the kitchen cabinet so long he "went all Nell" and invented his own language.
Referenced in the dialogue: "Like Jodie Foster in Nell .. ?"
Kenny: "Not since Jodie Foster in 'Nell' have I slept so soundly."
Dean says "It's not just a girl, it's psycho Nell!"
Donna asks Ann if she's "Nell from the movie 'Nell.'"
"Jodie Foster lost in the woods movie" mentioned
Anna Kendrick mentions
"Later that night, he goes to see Jackie's show which is like that cross between Xanadu and Nell."
Jeff Daniels refers to the movie starring Jodie Foster and Liam Neeson
After finding Cassie walking around in a daze, Jennifer says to her, "I found you down here going full Nell."
Mentioned by Tandy.
Title mentioned and main character imitated during 'America's got Talent Wait, They're Good?' promo
Tom (as Nell): "Chickabee! 'Tay in the wind."
Violet calls Uncle Tommy "a real life Nell".
Title mentioned during hardware store sketch.
Jack says Wolf is like the title character of this movie
A Road Runner cartoon is playing on a TV in the hospital.
Dr. Jerome Lovell is #7.
Ron Wood (Mike Myers) interviews the cast of "Nell."