A Star Is Born (1937) Poster


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Version of 

What Price Hollywood? (1932)
version of
Robert Montgomery Presents: A Star Is Born (1951) (TV Episode)
version of
A Star Is Born (1954)
version of
A Star Is Born (1976)
version of
A Star Is Born (2018)
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Remade as 

Edited into 

What's Cookin' Doc? (1944) (Short)


The Garden of Allah (1936)
poster in Grauman's Chinese forecourt
Maytime (1937)
poster seen in Grauman's Chinese forecourt
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Esther is dressed up for a GWTW tryout when that film was in the most basic stages of pre-production.

Referenced in 

What's Cookin' Doc? (1944) (Short)
You Bet Your Life: Episode #5.24 (1955) (TV Episode)
Both the original and remake versions of the film are part of a quiz question.
Car 54, Where Are You?: A Star Is Born in the Bronx (1962) (TV Episode)
title reference
Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Janet Gaynor (1962) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as part of Janet Gaynor's filmography.
Gomer Pyle: USMC: A Star Is Born (1966) (TV Episode)
title reference
Petticoat Junction: A Star Is Born? (1967) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
Green Acres: A Star Named Arnold Is Born: Part 1 (1968) (TV Episode)
Movie title used in title
Green Acres: A Star Named Arnold Is Born: Part 2 (1968) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Gomer Pyle: USMC: A Star Is Not Born (1968) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Flying Nun: A Star Is Reborn (1969) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Brian Keith Show: A Star Is Sean (1974) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Happy Days: A Star Is Bored (1974) (TV Episode)
title reference
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
The movie title can be seen on a theater marquee.
Quincy M.E.: A Star Is Dead (1976) (TV Episode)
title reference
M*A*S*H: The Winchester Tapes (1977) (TV Episode)
Hawkeye says, "A scar is born!"
Tabitha: A Star Is Born (1977) (TV Episode)
Same as the title
Magic (1978)
Fats: "Hello, everybody. This is Mrs. Norman Maine."
Happy Days: A Potsie Is Born (1980) (TV Episode)
title reference
Dorothy and Alan at Norma Place (1982)
Dorothy and Alan tell Froggy about their "additional dialogue" work on the film.
Remington Steele: Steele in Circulation (1983) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
Minder: A Star Is Gorn (1984) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Facts of Life: A Star Is Torn (1987) (TV Episode)
title reference
Growing Pains: A Star Is Born (1987) (TV Episode)
title reference
At the Movies: Bright Lights, Big City/The Seventh Sign/Beetlejuice/Babette's Feast (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced when discussing "Frankenstein".
Cheers: A Bar Is Born (1989) (TV Episode)
title reference
Tiny Toon Adventures: The Looney Beginning (1990) (TV Episode)
Buster is drawn and says, "A star is drawn!"
Empty Nest: A Flaw Is Born (1990) (TV Episode)
title reference
Beetlejuice: A Star Is Bored (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Sunny Side Up (1994)
The Nanny: A Star Is Unborn (1994) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Simpsons: A Star Is Burns (1995) (TV Episode)
title reference
Hope & Gloria: A Star Is Reborn (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Puzzle Place: A Star Is Burned (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Family Matters: A Ham Is Born (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
Spin City: A Star Is Born (1996) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper: A Star Is Booed (1996) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Step by Step: A Star Is Born (1997) (TV Episode)
title reference
Divine Trash (1998)
John Waters alludes humorously to it.
USA High: A Star Is Born (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Frasier: A Tsar Is Born (1999) (TV Episode)
title reference
Son of the Beach: A Star Is Boned (2000) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Biography: Jennifer Jones: Portrait of a Lady (2001) (TV Episode)
poster shown representing Selznick's achievements
Queer as Folk: Mixed Blessings (2002) (TV Episode)
Ted says that "a star is porn."
The Simpsons: A Star Is Born Again (2003) (TV Episode)
title reference
Queer as Folk: Stand Up for Ourselves (2004) (TV Episode)
Darren and Justin mention the film.
Gilmore Girls: So... Good Talk (2005) (TV Episode)
Lorelai says that she rented all three versions via Netflix, and will have a "Janet, Judy and Barbara" Night.
The Simpsons: A Star Is Torn (2005) (TV Episode)
title reference
42nd Street Forever: XXX-Treme Special Edition (2007) (Video)
This film is referenced by name in the U.S. theatrical trailer for 'Blonde Ambition'.
Kendra: A Star Is Shorn (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
RuPaul's Drag Race: Once Upon a Queen (2010) (TV Episode)
RuPaul says "A star is born again", referencing the film's title.
Kendra on Top: A Star Is Born (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Real Housewives of Orange County: A Star Is Reborn (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Inside Amy Schumer: A Porn Star Is Born (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
American Dad!: A Star Is Reborn (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Anticipated Movie Reboots (2018) (TV Episode)
A Star Is Born is #10.

Featured in 

Hollywood and the Stars: Birth of a Star (1963) (TV Episode)
Includes segments of the feature film.
Hollywood: The Selznick Years (1969) (TV Movie)
Studio chief Menjou christens Vicki Lester/March's drunken speech
Film Extra: William Wellman (1973) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Creepshow (1982)
Plays on the TV during the segment "The Lonesome Death of Jody Verril"
Hooray for Hollywood (1982)
excerpt from
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind (1988) (TV Movie)
Clip with Fredric March and Janet Gaynor is shown
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990)
Seen at Theater.
The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993) (TV Special)
Forever Hollywood (1999) (TV Movie)
Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
Excerpts appear in the film.
Cinéman (2009)
Footage used in the first scene.
Casting By (2012)
fragment with Janet Gaynor
Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)
Clips shown
Great Adaptations: 50 Movie Mega Pack (2016) (Video)
movie is featured in this DVD collection
I Got Life! (2017)
The main characters watch this film on TV and part of it can be seen

Spoofed in 

A Star Is Hatched (1938) (Short)
A Star Is Shorn (1939) (Short)
BeetleBorgs: A Monster Is Born (1997) (TV Episode)
Title spoof.
Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures: A Star Is Fashioned (2011) (TV Episode)
The episode title is a pun on the movie.

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