Midnight Cowboy (1969) Poster


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Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


The Alamo (1960)
Hud (1963)
My Hustler (1965)
The filmmakers named this film as a major influence.
The Notorious Daughter of Fanny Hill (1966)
Visible on theatre marquee
Night Games (1966)
Visible on theatre marquee
Justine (1967)
on the marquee in Times Square
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Advertisement for Doctor Dolittle soundtrack briefly seen outside Joe's hotel window
The Jonathan Winters Show (1967) (TV Series)
A billboard advertisement for the show is visible when Joe and Ratso walk to the cemetery.
When I Am Dead and Gone (1967)
The filmmakers named this film as a major influence.
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968)
A theater marquee announces this film.

Referenced in 

Nearest and Dearest: The Ghost of Picklers Past (1969) (TV Episode)
"Goodnight, Midnight Cowboy!" says Eli to Walter.
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In: Episode #3.25 (1970) (TV Episode)
Ratzo Rizzo mentioned in the quickies
The Boys in the Band (1970)
As Emory struts down the street, he sees various male hustlers standing and cruising, and off camera he picks the second one he saw to be Harold's birthday present at midnight, which Emory explains as "He's supposed to be a Midnight Cowboy!"
Raquel! (1970) (TV Special)
Raquel sings Everybody's Talkin from Midnight Cowboy
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
A character in the film refers to another character as "Ratso", the nickname of Dustin Hoffman's character in Midnight Cowboy
Myra Breckinridge (1970)
mentioned by the doctor (Jim Backus) as he walks through the ward
Love Is a Splendid Illusion (1970)
An advertisement can be seen in the opening scene.
Changes (1970)
Title mentioned on sign.
Monty Python's Flying Circus: It's a Living (1970) (TV Episode)
Here's Lucy: Lucy and Jack Benny's Biography (1970) (TV Episode)
Jack calls Mary Livingstone's mother "the midnight cowboy of New Jersey."
The Liver Birds: Grandad (1971) (TV Episode)
Miss Rigby takes Granddad to see the film.
Red, White and Blue (1971)
X-rating discussed
McCloud: The Disposal Man (1971) (TV Episode)
Rosalie calls McCloud 'Midnight Cowboy'
On Location: Dustin Hoffman (1971) (TV Short)
Callan: Call Me Sir! (1972) (TV Episode)
"Not exactly a midnight cowboy, is he?" comments Callan on Lonely.
Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers (1972)
Character named Ratso Rizzo
O anthropos roloi (1972)
Referenced by Odysseas
Lotsa Luck!: The Belmont Connection (1973) (TV Episode)
Bummy thinks John Wayne was the star of this film.
Charlie's Angels: Angel in Love (1977) (TV Episode)
Kelly refers to the intruder in her cabin as 'Midnight Cowboy'
Coach (1978)
A clumsy student is compared to Dustin Hoffman's crippled character Ratso Rizzo.
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Still photo of Joe and Ratso in transitional montage
Sneak Previews: Take 2: Love Stories (1979) (TV Episode)
Brief mention
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) (TV Special)
Trohonomos... Varvara (1981)
Juliet Bravo: Hartley's Midnight Cowboy (1982) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Repo Man (1984)
Miller's line "John Wayne was a fag." is a reference to Joe Buck's line "John Wayne! You wanna tell me he's a fag?"
Benson: Mid-life Cowboy (1985) (TV Episode)
title reference
Saturday Night Live: George Wendt and Francis Ford Coppola/Philip Glass (1986) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned on Weekend Update
Ghost Chase (1987)
poster seen on wall
Growing Pains: The Mom Who Knew Too Much (1988) (TV Episode)
Maggie mentions meeting Dustin Hoffman from Midnight Cowboy.
Memories of Me (1988)
abe (alan king) asks abbie 'who's this?' and starts shaking; then he said 'dustin hoffman in midnight cowboy, he died all the way to florida'
At the Movies: The Movies That Made Us Critics (1988) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel says he's glad this movie beat out "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" for Best Picture.
Glitch! (1988)
The January Man (1989)
"Hey, I'm walkin' here!"
Splendor (1989)
Movieposter can be seen
Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills (1989)
Juan: "What do I look like, the Midnight Cowboy?"
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Marty McFly, Jr. hits the hood of a car, "I'm walkin' here; I'm walkin'!"
Lionheart (1990)
Growing Pains: Midnight Cowboy (1990) (TV Episode)
Title reference and poster on cafe wall.
Growing Pains: Roommates (1990) (TV Episode)
Poster on cafe wall.
The Hard Way (1991)
Fox's Nick Lang paraphrases Voight's Joe Buck: "I'm drivin' here, I'm drivin'!"
Wings: Planes, Trains and Visiting Cranes (1992) (TV Episode)
Frasier to Helen: "Didn't you ever see Midnight Cowboy?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Indestructible Man (1992) (TV Episode)
Crow, "Hey, I'm walkin' here!
At the Movies: Hero/The Mighty Ducks/Mr. Baseball/Of Mice and Men/An American in Paris (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Hero" review.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Beatniks (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel sings "Everybody's Talkin'" as a character walks down a street.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom (singing): "Everybody's talkin' at me..."
Northern Exposure: Altered Egos (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel rents the VHS in Ruth-Anne's shop when he fears he is losing his New York edge.
At the Movies: The Cowboy Way/Beverly Hills Cop III/Renaissance Man/The Flintstones/Little Buddha (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Cowboy Way" review.
Forrest Gump (1994)
Lt. Dan Taylor shouts "I'm walking here" while walking across a New York City (Manhattan) street and the theme from "Midnight Cowboy" plays
Mystery Science Theater 3000: High School Big Shot (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Hey, I'm fake-walkin' here."
Lie Down with Dogs (1995)
When Tommie gets sick, he says he's like Ratso Rizzo: "I'm scared."
The Critic: Sherman, Woman and Child (1995) (TV Episode)
Some unpolite man pushes Alice Tompkins in the street while saying "Hey, I'm walkin' here", the same quote that Dustin Hoffman improvised in the mentioned film.
To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995)
While crossing the street, Noxeema yells at a driver: "I'm walkin' here! I'm walkin' here!"
Anyone for Pennis? (1995) (TV Movie)
Poster framed on wall when Dennis talks to Angus Deayton.
Monster Mash: The Movie (1995)
Igor does an impression of the "I'm walkin' here" scene.
The Weinerville New Year's Special: Lost in the Big Apple (1996) (TV Movie)
Boney shouting out "Hey, I'm walking here!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Brute Man (1996) (TV Episode)
Mike sings "Everybody's Talkin'" as a character walks alone down a street.
WrestleMania XII (1996) (TV Special)
Hunter Hearst Helmsley interrupts the debuting Marc Mero's interview, and Marc says, "Hey, I'm doing an interview here!"
At the Movies: Mulholland Falls/Sunset Park/The Truth About Cats and Dogs/I Shot Andy Warhol/Wings of Courage (1996) (TV Episode)
Alluded to in the "I Shot Andy Warhol" review: "This Ratso Rizzo-like lowlife".
At the Movies: Ransom/Set It Off/Mad Dog Time/Mother Night/The Funeral (1996) (TV Episode)
Alluded to in the Video Pick of the Week segment: "A female, more intellectual Ratso Rizzo type".
The Closest Thing to Heaven (1996)
"You ever see the Midnight Cowboy? It was a great movie. It was devastating. John Voight? Excellent. It was a great movie."
At the Movies: Absolute Power/That Darn Cat/Fools Rush In/Johns (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Johns" review.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Terror from the Year 5000 (1997) (TV Episode)
"I'm going to the city to be a stud."
Saturday Night Live: Mike Myers/Aerosmith (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Sprockets
EZ Streets: On the Left Side of the Angel (1997) (TV Episode)
Someone says "I'm walking' here while being arrested."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow (singing, as the werewolf walks alone down a street): "Everybody's barkin' at me. I can't hear a command they're sayin'."
Very Important Pennis: Very Important Pennis: Part 3 (1997) (TV Episode)
Paul Kaye, playing a New York tramp, crosses the street saying "I'm walking here" at taxis.
Hercules (1997)
"I'm walking here!"
The Bloody Ape (1997) (Video)
Mentioned by name in the video store.
Miss Monday (1998)
Poster hanging on the wall.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Faith, Hope & Trick (1998) (TV Episode)
"I'm walkin' here!"
Stella Street: The Best Man (1998) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Dustin Hoffman.
Together & Alone (1998)
Roscoe describes his time in New York as being like "Midnight Cowboy without the sex".
Pups (1999)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Final Justice (1999) (TV Episode)
Mike (as Geronimo walks through a crowded street of people): "Everybody's burpin' at me. I can't smell a thing they're sayin'."
All the Rage (1999)
Sidney paraphrases dialogue from this movie.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Merlin's Shop of Mystical Wonders (1999) (TV Episode)
Mike: (singing) I'm going where the sun is shining, through the pouring rain.
Passport to Paris (1999) (Video)
Hey, we're walking here!
Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Bracelet (2000) (TV Episode)
Richard tells Larry he looks like a Jewish Ratso Rizzo.
Jackie Chan Adventures: Enter the Viper (2000) (TV Episode)
A New Yorker shouting out "Hey, I'm walking here!"
Disgruntled (2000) (Short)
poster is shown
Good Advice (2001)
Cathy Sherman shouts "I'm walking here" at the taxi driver who almost runs her over, hitting the hood of his car.
Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies (2001)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, advertisement is shown.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Gone (2002) (TV Episode)
Buffy: "Hey, I'm walking here!"
Pink Floyd The Wall Redux (2002)
A still photo of Ratso Rizzo and Joe Buck is shown.
Mission Hill: Plan 9 from Mission Hill (or I Married a Gay Man from Outer Space) (2002) (TV Episode)
When Kevin decides to watch an X-rated movie at the art house theatre
Jet Lag (2002)
Charmed: Happily Ever After (2002) (TV Episode)
Pheobe slams her hand on a cab and shouts "i'm walking here
Midnight Club II (2003) (Video Game)
Tarnation (2003)
poster seen
The Cat in the Hat (2003)
"I'm walkin' here!"
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is mentioned.
Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate (2004)
A still is used to show the type of films United Artists was making in the 1970's.
Entourage: The Scene (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere: Episode #1.2 (2004) (TV Episode)
Paddy echoes the famous street scene and the use of the song "Everybody's Talkin'".
Clean (2004)
walking sequence to the song Everybody's Talkin'
Inside Deep Throat (2005)
Title of this film is shown on a theater marquee.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent: The Unblinking Eye (2005) (TV Episode)
Goren and Eames find a photograph of the two wannabe-actors dressed up as the main characters from the old film. Goren mentions the film in several discussions later on.
The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper (2005) (Short)
Quotes lines from it
The Simpsons: Marge's Son Poisoning (2005) (TV Episode)
end theme heard
The Busy Little Engine (2005) (Video)
Pig, upon finding a pig crossing sign, says, "I'm walkin' here."
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.75 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Keeping Up Appearances" category
Lost: Two for the Road (2006) (TV Episode)
In the Ana-Lucia flashback, Sawyer is hit by an opening car door and shouts, "I'm walking here!", echoing the famous Ratso Rizzo line.
Kitchen Confidential: An Affair to Remember (2006) (TV Episode)
Gia exclaims "Hey! I'm walking here!"
The Blue Elephant (2006)
when an elephant is pushed out of the way, she says "Do you mind? I'm walking here."
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.186 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "AFI's Top 100 Movie Quotes" category
Edge of Outside (2006)
mentioned by Peter Biskind
Fantastic Four: World's Greatest Heroes: Trial by Fire (2006) (TV Episode)
The Thing after landing in the street and being honked by a car, "Hey! I'm landing here!"
Dark Ride (2006)
movie guy mentions it
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Apocalypto (2006)
The Mayan chief says, "I am walking here" as a falling tree almost hits him. Nearly that same phrase was used by Rico Ratso (Dustin Hoffman) when he's almost struck by a cab in Midnight Cowboy.
Get a Life (2006) (Video)
character named "Midlunch Cowboy"
Zabranjeni bez zabrane (2007) (Video)
Mentioned by Zelimir Zilnik.
Shrek the Third (2007)
Drunk, almost hit by carriage, "I'm Walkin' Here"
Ghost Image (2007)
A woman is almost hit by a car and she slaps the hood like Ratso does in MC. A man sees her almost get hit and yells "Hey, she's walking there!"
The Simpsons: Midnight Towboy (2007) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Mighty Boosh: Eels (2007) (TV Episode)
Howard Moon's costume.
The Apprentice: A Knight on Broadway (2008) (TV Episode)
VP says that he feels like 'Ratso' Rizzo walking with the Midnight Cowboy
Barbie Mariposa and Her Butterfly Fairy Friends (2008) (Video)
Mariposa's "I'm flying here!" echoes Ratso Rizzo's "I'm walking here!"
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
In the cutscene for 'Clean Getaway', Vlad Glebov says 'I'm Walkin' Here!' after almost being hit by a cab.
The Replacements: Hollywoodn't (2008) (TV Episode)
As Shelton, Todd repeats Dustin Hoffman's famous ad-lib
Robot Chicken: Bionic Cow (2008) (TV Episode)
As he crosses the street, Marv says, "I'm walkin' here!"
Californication: Blues from Laurel Canyon (2008) (TV Episode)
Hank calls Lew "Ratso" (Dustin Hoffman's character in Midnight Cowboy) before giving him a speech about love and life.
Flight of the Conchords: New Cup (2009) (TV Episode)
Jemaine suggests wearing a cowboy hat, later dresses like Jon Voight's character while trying selling himself on the street. "I'm walking here" line also heard.
QI: The Future (2009) (TV Episode)
Rob Brydon mentions the film.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Dialogue from the film is the subject of a $50,000 question
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
Jedediah refers to himself as a "Midnight Cowboy."
L'âge d'or de la musique de film 1965-1975 (2009) (TV Movie)
Lost: What Kate Does (2010) (TV Episode)
Artz yells "I'm walking here!" at a taxi
VeggieTales: Pistachio (2010) (Video)
"I'm walking here!"
Ugly Americans: Demon Baby (2010) (TV Episode)
Enrico the demon is based upon Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo.
Mafia II (2010) (Video Game)
Pedestrians will yell "Hey.. I'm walkin here !" if you try to run them over with a car.
IMDb's 20th Anniversary Star of the Day: Johnny Galecki (2010) (TV Episode)
Johnny Galecki mentions this movie during interview
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Griffon the Brush Off (2010) (TV Episode)
When Gilda crashes into Fluttershy, she quotes the famous line "I'm walkin' here!"
Pound Puppies: King of the Heap (2010) (TV Episode)
Squirt says "Hey, I'm walkin' here!".
RiffTrax: Shorts-Tacular Shorts-Stravaganza! (2010) (Video)
"You know about the new ordinance to keep bicycles off the sidewalk." Bill: "The 'I'm Walkin' Here' Act."
White Collar: Payback (2011) (TV Episode)
Peter describes Keller as "a little more Ratso Rizzo than Cary Grant".
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
mentioned by Steven Spielberg when he presented Best Picture
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Californication: Another Perfect Day (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Making the Boys (2011)
Mentioned as example of early gay filmmaking.
Archer: Skin Game (2012) (TV Episode)
Archer mentions he hates surprises, except surprise fellatio, "the non-Midnight Cowboy kind."
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Spidey says: "I'm swingin' here, I'm swingin' here!" in New York accent
Rock of Ages (2012)
The line: I'm walking here is said while beating on a car by Lonny
The Simpsons: Moonshine River (2012) (TV Episode)
naked man walking in New York with a cowboy hat and boots
Animal Practice: Dr. Yamamazing (2012) (TV Episode)
"I'm walkin over here"
Animal Practice: Turkey Jerky (2012) (TV Episode)
George's mom refers to Rizzo as "Ratso."
Family Guy: Jesus, Mary and Joseph! (2012) (TV Episode)
"I'm driving here!"
Swindle (2013) (TV Movie)
Paul Swindell imitates Ratso Rizzo's near hit and run
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (2013) (Video Game)
A New York City pedestrian says, "Hey! I'm walkin' here!"
Glee: Movin' Out (2013) (TV Episode)
Bichette calls Sam "Midnight Cowboy".
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Einstein says, "I'm walkin' here!"
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
Jon Voight discusses the making of the film
Mousetrap 2 (2014)
Actor almost gets hit by car and says famous line as an homage!
The Graham Norton Show: Dame Judi Dench/Dustin Hoffman/Jennifer Aniston/Jason Bateman/Olly Murs (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham in his opening monologue when he talks about Dustin Hoffman
The Comix Scrutinizer: Squeak the Mouse #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
"Midnight Cowboy is the worst porno movie ever."
Spoof Trek IV: The Parody Home (2015) (Short)
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
Fat Amy hits the hood of the car that almost hits her, yelling "I'm soloing here!" referencing the famous scene from this film
Jessie: Driving Miss Crazy (2015) (TV Episode)
Zuri paraphrases Ratso Rizzo's near hit and run
Community: Intro to Recycled Cinema (2015) (TV Episode)
Elroy says, "That's like cutting 'Cowboy' out of 'Midnight Cowboy.'"
Rick and Morty: Total Rickall (2015) (TV Episode)
Cousin Nicky's catchphrase "I'm walkin' here" and constant mention of being from Brooklyn.
Last Man Standing: The Wolf Returns (2015) (TV Episode)
Mandy says, "I'm walking here!"
Red Oaks: After Hours (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by David
The Muppets.: Walk the Swine (2015) (TV Episode)
Rizzo says, "Hey! I'm drivin' here!"
Cinemadonna: The Next Best Thing (2015) (TV Episode)
Still from film shown
The Chase Australia: Episode #1.46 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as a possible answer, and the correct answer, to a question about the movie in which Dustin Hoffman says "I'm walkin' here!" when Mark and the Chaser go head to head.
Merrick: I'll Spew on Your Grave (2016)
Merrick references the film in his confrontation with Splitter and Quitter
RiffTrax Live: Time Chasers (2016)
Bill: "Hey, I'm karate here!"
Gimme Danger (2016)
The title is seen on a marquee during a clip.
Pendechos! (2016)
plays in the movie theater where the final shoot-out takes place.
Swedish Dicks: See You Later, Alligator (2016) (TV Episode)
Axel: "We're walking here"
Larchmont (2016)
References the line "The two basic items necessary to sustain life are sunshine and coconut milk."
Saturday Night Live: John Cena/Maren Morris (2016) (TV Episode)
The Waddler shouts 'I'm walking here' during John Cena's monologue
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #9.30 (2017) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
Murdoch Mysteries: Mr. Murdoch's Neighbourhood (2017) (TV Episode)
When Crabtree is almost hit by the car, he slaps the hood and says "I'm walking here," in an homage to Ratso in Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Iron Fist: The Mistress of All Agonies (2017) (TV Episode)
At the beginning of this episode Danny Rand (Finn Jones) bumps into Joy Meachum (Jessica Stroup), when he runs away you can here a person screaming "Hey, I'm walkin' here", a nod to the 1969 movie "Midnight Cowboy" where, while crossing a street in New York and talking about a certain Danny/Daniel, Dustin Hoffman delivers that exact same iconic line.
Talk Show the Game Show: I'll Burn It Down (2017) (TV Episode)
Guy Branum and Kyle Kinane both mention this movie by name
Cars 3 (2017)
A cab quotes "Hey, I'm driving here!"
Spielberg (2017) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in New Hollywood montage.
Red Oaks: Samwich (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned by David and Sam
Last Man Standing: Dreams vs. Realty (2018) (TV Episode)
Ed imitates the "I'm walkin' here" line
Jeopardy!: Episode #35.143 (2019) (TV Episode)
First round category titled "I'm Walking Here!"
Happy!: The War on Easter (2019) (TV Episode)
Happy says "I'm walking here. I'm walking here."
Single Parents: Ketchup (2019) (TV Episode)
Ratso's restaurant
GLOW: The Libertines (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Melanie.


Dark Victory (1939)
Shown on TV during Joe's sex scene with Cass.
Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
Shown on TV during Joe's sex scene with Cass.
Ultraman (1968)
Shown on TV during sex scene between Joe and Cass.

Featured in 

Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Stairs (1986) (TV Movie)
Clip shown.
At the Movies: Hollywood's Outdated Ratings System (1987) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
American Masters: Waldo Salt: A Screenwriter's Journey (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips shown & discussed.
Homo Promo (1991)
Visions of Light (1992)
Footage of this movie is shown.
At the Movies: Blue Chips/Midnight Cowboy/Reality Bites/The Critic/The Scent of Green Papaya (1994) (TV Episode)
Reviewed (25th anniversary re-release).
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies (1995) (TV Movie)
During sixties montage; "in case you haven't notice, you Texas longhorned bull"
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
Midnight Cowboy is #36.
Playboy: The Story of X (1998) (Video)
Hollywood Remembers Dustin Hoffman (2000) (TV Movie)
trailer clip shown
Indie Sex: Taboos (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips from this film were shown in this documentary
New York at the Movies (2002) (TV Movie)
The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) (TV Special)
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Memorial Tribute: John Schlesinger
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs: America's Greatest Music in the Movies (2004) (TV Movie)
Everybody's Talkin' is #22.
SexTV: Legacy of the Cowboy/Blazing Saddles/Pony Play (2004) (TV Episode)
Clip from film is used in this episode.
X-Rated (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
footage shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The #27 movie quote is "I'm walking here! I'm walking here!"
After Midnight: Reflecting on a Classic 35 Years Later (2006) (Video)
Clips shown & discussed.
Celebrating Schlesinger (2006) (Video)
Clips shown & discussed.
Controversy and Acclaim (2006) (Video)
Clips shown & discussed.
Wanderlust (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips from Midnight Cowboy are featured.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
Midnight Cowboy is #43.
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
Clips from this film are featured in this documentry.
Indie Sex: Extremes (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer (2009)
Part or all of the trailer is shown and discussed.
American Grindhouse (2010)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Going the Distance (2010)
clip and still seen
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
Clips featuring Nilsson's version of "Everybody's Talkin' " are shown.
All Good Things (2010)
Stock footage from this film is used to depict Times Square for scenes set in 1971
Beatles Stories (2011)
A clip is featured.
Vito (2011)
Clips featured.
Brows Held High: Sleeping Beauty (2012) (TV Episode)
"Midnight Cowboy had sleaze."
Casting By (2012)
fragment with Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redforn, John McGiver, Bob Balaban, Sylvia Miles
WatchMojo: Top 10 Improvised Movie Moments (2013) (TV Episode)
A Walk to Remember is #8.
Music Movies: Popeye (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown when talking about Harry Nilsson
The Roth Show: The New York City Way (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during "imponderabilia" montage
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
I'm walkin' here sequence
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014) (TV Movie)
clips from the Best Actor nominee are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of the 1960s (2014) (TV Episode)
Midnight Cowboy gets an honorable mention.
42nd Street Memories: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Notorious Street (2015)
Mony scene clip is shown. Title appears on a theatre marquee on 42nd Street, New York City
Have You Seen My Movie? (2016)
The film contains highlights of this movie
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage
WatchMojo: Top 10 Critically Acclaimed Controversial Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
Midnight Cowboy is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Improvised Movie Moments (2019) (TV Episode)
"Hey, I'm Walkin' Here!" is #9.

Spoofed in 

Midnite Plowboy (1971)
Roadie (1980)
SCTV Network: Midnight Cowboy II (1983) (TV Episode)
the plot of the episode
Dead End (1985)
parody of "I'm walking here!" scene
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Marty, Jr. says, "Hey, I'm walking here! I'm walking here!"
The Freshman (1990)
The entire opening sequence, e.g. being hustled out of all his money on his first arrival to NYC, finding the guy who hustled him randomly on the street, getting offered a job by the hustler, and going up to the hustler's place while helping him move something upstairs
Northern Exposure: Sex, Lies and Ed's Tapes (1990) (TV Episode)
spoofed in Ed's dream
The Hard Way (1991)
Forrest Gump (1994)
Lt. Dan says "I'm walking here" as Gump wheels him across the street in NYC with "Everybody's Talking At Me (Echoes of my Mind)" playing in the background
Seinfeld: The Mom and Pop Store (1994) (TV Episode)
The bus scene at the end is a parody of the bus scene in Midnight Cowboy.
The Simpsons: A Star Is Burns (1995) (TV Episode)
A voice says "Hey, I'm landing here!" when a plane from New York lands in front of another plane, forcing it to brake.
Iron Man: The Armor Wars: Part 1 (1995) (TV Episode)
Stilt Man declares: "I'm standin' here!"
Hercules (1997)
Futurama: Brannigan, Begin Again (1999) (TV Episode)
Zapp and Kif walk the streets of New New York dressed like Joe Buck and Ratso Rizzo from Midnight Cowboy; "Everybody's Talkin'" from that movie's soundtrack plays
Japanese Cowboy (2000) (Short)
Updated version of the 1969 classic.
Black Books: He's Leaving Home (2000) (TV Episode)
Manny roaming the streets on the music of Midnight Cowboy
Miss Congeniality (2000)
Victor Melling tells Gracie how to walk and describes it as a glide. While she is crossing the street a Taxi almost hits her. She yells at the cabbie "Hey I'm gliding here!".
The Simpsons: Half-Decent Proposal (2002) (TV Episode)
Spoof bus scene with same music
Elf (2003)
When Buddy is walking through the streets of New York he stops by the same "Worlds Best Coffee" shop like Joe Buck and also the scene where the Elf is walking in the crowd with his head above all the others is just like in Midnight Cowboy.
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Daffy Duck says, "I'm waddlin' here!"
The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (2004) (Video)
"I'm walkin' here!"
Man with the Screaming Brain (2005)
Steals the "I'm walking here" bit
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
When Borat is wandering through traffic in New York (like the famous crosswalk scene in MC) to Nilsson's "Everybody's Talkin'", which was 'MC''s theme music.
Crank (2006)
Riding on the bike is a spoof of scene from Midnight Cowboy - also includes music from this movie
American Dad!: Irregarding Steve (2006) (TV Episode)
Steve and Roger dress like Joe Buck and Ratzo Rizzo respectively
CHIKARA Through Savage Progress Cuts the Jungle Line (2010) (Video)
Commentator Bryce Remsburg jokingly quotes the "I'm walking here!" scene at the start of the Da Soul Touchaz-Die Bruderschaft des Kreuzes match
The Simpsons: Beware My Cheating Bart (2012) (TV Episode)
Bart and Milhouse, dressed in the same outfits worn by Ratso and Joe Buck, attempt to cross a street, and Milhouse is run over by a taxi cab.
Bob's Burgers: Mother Daughter Laser Razor (2013) (TV Episode)
"We're bonding here!"
Bob's Burgers: My Fuzzy Valentine (2013) (TV Episode)
Rat-so Rid-o Pest Control
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
One of Earl and Greg's movies ("2:48 PM Cowboy")
Son of Zorn: Return to Orange County (2016) (TV Episode)
"Everybody's Talkin'" from this movie plays as Zorn travels.
Angie Tribeca: Hey, I'm Solvin' Here! (2017) (TV Episode)
The title is a reworking of Ratso Rizzo's signature line when he steps out in front of a moving cab, "Hey! I'm walkin' here. I'm walkin' here."
Future Man: Operation: Fatal Attraction (2017) (TV Episode)
When Tiger crosses the street she is almost run over by a taxi. She beats on the hood yelling: "I'm tracking here! I'm tracking!". This is a reference to the famous "I'm walking here" scene from the movie Midnight Cowboy with Dustin Hoffman. (5:24 min)

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