Cabin in the Sky (1943) Poster


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King Kong (1933)
Petunia Jackson (Ethel Waters) orders a drink called a double King Kong at the bar in the nightclub. Jim Henry (Ernest Whitman) says "What'll it be, Miss Jackson?," and she says, "You may give me a double King Kong."

Referenced in 

Studio Visit (1946) (Short)
Deleted scene with Lena Horne from film is shown.
The Fair Haired Hare (1951) (Short)
Soap: Episode #2.4 (1978) (TV Episode)
Burt thought this was a musical about the construction industry.
Personal Problems (1980)
Mentioned in dialogue
At the Movies: That's Entertainment III/3 Ninjas Kick Back/Being Human/Dream Lover/Kika (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "That's Entertainment! III" review.
Idlewild (2006)
numerous references, specifically the juke joint scene
An American Girl on the Home Front (2006) (TV Movie)
Film title appears on marquee outside cinema.
Brush with Life: The Art of Being Edward Biberman (2007)
Edward's portrait of Lena Horne is in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery
The Idiotmaker's Gravity Tour (2011)
A character is discussed as having erroneously been white and starred in this film.


The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Tornado footage used.

Featured in 

The Men Who Made the Movies: Vincente Minnelli (1973) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
clip of Lena Horne from film shown
Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen: Censored (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Memories of Oz (2001) (TV Special)
Dorothy Dandridge: An American Beauty (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
QI: Engineering (2007) (TV Episode)
The moonwalking dance by Bill Bailey
Private Screenings: Liza Minnelli (2010) (TV Episode)
The show features a clip from the film.
TCM Guest Programmer: TCM Employee Picks (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown during Kartina Richardson's segment
TCM Guest Programmer: Michael Feinstein (2015) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host

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