Ghost Town (2008) Poster

(I) (2008)


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The Thin Man (1934)
crossword hint: 'The Thin Man' pooch
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
"What, you don't want to help me earn my wings?"
I Love Lucy (1951) (TV Series)
crossword hint: Arthur of 'I Love Lucy'
Rawhide (1959) (TV Series)
Dr. Pincus sings a line from the theme song of the TV series.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966) (TV Movie)
"Your little Grinch heart started beating again"
The Shining (1980)
Bertram references the line "all work an no play makes Jack a dull boy" to a dental patient.
Tootsie (1982)
Homages the Dustin Hoffman line "I was a better man with you as a woman than I ever was with any woman as a man"
Tetris (1984) (Video Game)
mentioned by Frank
Women's Murder Club (2007) (TV Series)
bus ad

Referenced in 

The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Mentioned by Ricky Gervais.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.103 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $500 question
Comic Relief 2009 (2009) (TV Special)
Mentioned in the Ricky Gervais sketch.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.114 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $100 question
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.81 (2010) (TV Episode)
Ricky Gervais says a journalist once asked him about the bad teeth he wore in the film, which were his actual teeth
Community: Epidemiology (2010) (TV Episode)
Dean Pelton leaves himself a note to check Netflix for the film where Greg Kinnear plays a ghost
An Idiot Abroad: Desert Island (2011) (TV Episode)
A poster for the movie is hanging in Ricky and Stephen's office.
Life's Too Short: Episode #1.1 (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster in Gervais and Merchant's office.
Life's Too Short: Episode #1.2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster in Gervais' and Merchant's office.
Life's Too Short: Episode #1.4 (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster in Gervais' and Merchant's office.
BoJack Horseman: Start Spreading the News (2016) (TV Episode)
The Greg Kinglear monologue includes the film's title.
When I Met A Celebrity: When I Met Danai Gurira (2017) (TV Episode)
Josh shows the poster and the screenshot of the scene where Danai Gurira appears, while mentioning that the movie is very enjoyable.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Episode #6.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown when this movie is reviewed.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Hit by a Bus Scenes in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Wrong Place, Wrong Time is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Characters Who Came Back from the Dead (2016) (TV Episode)
Bertram Pincus is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Thought-Provoking Life After Death Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Ghost Town is #9.
MsMojo: Top 10 Funniest Afterlife Comedies (2019) (TV Episode)
Ghost Town gets an honorable mention.


The Godfather (1972)
Bertram is asked by a ghost named Irish Eddie to shoot someone with a .38 snub-nose (taped under his mom's Cadillac seat), put two bullets in the victim's head and leave the gun
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Ricky Gervais's character "sees dead people".

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