"The Critic" The Pilot (TV Episode 1994) Poster

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Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
a poster of the film can be seen behind Valerie as she watches Jay's review
Escape from New York (1981)
Jay and his son play a videogame called "Escape from the Big Apple"
The Color Purple (1985)
Sherman is wearing a "The Color Purple" bathrobe.
Full House (1987) (TV Series)
Jay mentions the Olsen twins from "Full House" during his review of Valerie's acting
Seinfeld (1989) (TV Series)
Jay and his son watch the show
Dances with Wolves (1990)
Jay mentions that he had a part in the film
Home Alone (1990)
Jay Sherman reviews the formally faux Home Alone 5 where Kevin is home alone at age 23.
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Jay wears a "My Own Private Idaho" t-shirt
Basic Instinct (1992)
Jay says Valerie's film has been compared to the movie
Home Alone: The Holiday Heist (2012) (TV Movie)
Jay Sherman reviews the formally faux Home Alone 5.

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Today (1952) (TV Series)
Gene Shalit reviews a restaurant in the style of his movie reviews on the show
Family Affair (1966) (TV Series)
Jay reviews a film adaptation of the series starring Marlon Brando
Gandhi (1982)
Jeremy starred in a movie called "Crocodile Gandhi"
Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Jeremy starred in a movie called "Crocodile Gandhi"
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Jay and Valerie are shown in a musical number titled "Beauty and King Dork" parodying the movie

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