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Citizen Kane (1941)
Life around past and present and right and wrong choices.
Monsieur Hulot's Holiday (1953)
Rob goes to see the the film with one of his former ex-girlfriends
The Prisoner (1967) (TV Mini-Series)
The Partridge Family (1970) (TV Series)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
When Ian confronts Rob at the record store, Jack Black's character is wearing A Clockwork Orange tee shirt. In one of the fantasies Rob has where he, Dick, and Barry throw Ian to the ground and beat him, this mirrors a scene from A Clockwork Orange where the Alex, Pete, Georgie, and Dim beat a homeless man. Barry even uses a belt in the act the way Dim used a chain.
The Rockford Files (1974) (TV Series)
Rocky (1976)
Annie Hall (1977)
Take Annie Hall, replace every incidence of the words "Mozart" or "Wagner" with any combination of "The Smiths" and "Bruce Springsteen", and you have High Fidelity.
The Big Chill (1983)
Barry and Dick say that "You Can't Always Get What You Want" must be disqualified from one of their Top 5 lists because it was used in "The Big Chill".
The Cosby Show (1984) (TV Series)
St. Elmo's Fire (1985)
Rob stays home and tells Laura he was sick when she comes back to pick up her stuff. The same thing, including similar dialogue, happens in St. Elmo's Fire when Leslie returns to Alec's apartment to pick up her things.
Highlander (1986)
L.A. Law (1986) (TV Series)
Evil Dead II (1987)
True Romance (1993)

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Xchange (2001)
Sign seen on theater as taxi drives by.
At the Movies: The Pledge/The Amati Girls/Snatch/Panic (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Memo to the Academy" segment.
At the Movies: Hannibal/Saving Silverman/In the Mood for Love (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Saving Silverman" review.
Serendipity (2001)
Gilmore Girls: Lorelai's Graduation Day (2002) (TV Episode)
Jess takes Rory to a record store that he says reminds him of the film.
The Formula (2002) (Video)
Soloalbum (2003)
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Film Geek (2005)
DVD is shown in a video store.
In Bed (2005)
mentioned once
The Dialogue: An Interview with Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg (2006) (Video)
Discusses adapting the novel to screenplay form.
Veronica Mars: Hi, Infidelity (2006) (TV Episode)
The episode title refers to the title of this movie
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
Häxdansen: Episode #1.2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Patrik in the video store
500 Days of Summer (2009)
DVD is shown in a video store.
10 kirjaa rakkaudesta: Nick Hornby: Uskollinen äänentoisto (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie
Brief Film Reviews: (500) Days of Summer (2009) (TV Episode)
Mr. Coat says this movie had a better screenplay than "(500) Days of Summer"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The American/Going the Distance/Machete (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen says the director of "Tamara Drewe" directed this movie
The Graham Norton Show: Episode #8.6 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham.
Conan: The Mistletoe Manifesto (2010) (TV Episode)
Conan O'Brien introduces actor Jack Black and mentions this movie
Natholdet - med Anders Breinholt: Iben Hjejle (2012) (TV Episode)
Breinholt mention the film
Stjernerne på slottet: Tættere på Iben Hjejle (2012) (TV Episode)
They mention the film
Gossip Girl: High Infidelity (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Summer of Blood (2014)
Mentioned on Cupid's Bow dating site
Un Día Cualquiera (2017)
The characters refer to the movie as one of the greatest
BoJack Horseman: Feel-Good Story (2019) (TV Episode)
'Hyena Fidelity' poster in Guy's house.

Featured in 

At the Movies: The Best Films of 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
Ebert's #7 pick.
2001 MTV Movie Awards (2001) (TV Special)
Jack Black is nominated for "Breakthrough Male" and "Best Musical Sequence" for "Let's Get It On" and Bruce Springsteen is nominated for "Best Cameo"
Inside the Actors Studio: John Cusack (2007) (TV Episode)
uses footage.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.35 (2009) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during a montage of John Cusack's films
De Wereld Draait Door: Episode #6.145 (2011) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Jack Black is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Greatest Fictional Bands in Movies (2012) (TV Episode)
Barry Jive and the Uptown Five are #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 4th Wall Breaks in Film (2014) (TV Episode)
A Countdown List, Within a Countdown List is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Breakup Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
High Fidelity is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Memorable Movies of 2000 (2015) (TV Episode)
High Fidelity gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Epic Movie Cameos (2016) (TV Episode)
Bruce Springsteen gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Opening Lines in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The Music or the Misery is #6.


Kids (1995)

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