The Bridges of Madison County (1995) Poster


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Edited into 

The Clock (2010)
supper scene
Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


Citizen Kane (1941)
A written testimony reveals unknown traits of a deceased person.
For a Few Dollars More (1965)
"Or is the question indiscreet?" referenced.

Referenced in 

Fantastic Four: The Animated Series: Doomsday (1994) (TV Episode)
The Thing reads "The Zombies Of Madison County", a joke title reference.
Northern Exposure: Tranquility Base (1995) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned.
Hang Time: Trouble in Paradise (1995) (TV Episode)
Danny refers to the film.
The Red Green Show: Men's Night on the Mountain (1995) (TV Episode)
Edgar mentions that he waited for one of the bridges in this movie to blow up, but to his disappointment, they don't
Ellen: The Bridges of L.A. County (1995) (TV Episode)
title reference
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Gay Art Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Del tells Annie that they didn't have "The Bridges of Madison County" at the video store, so he got "Dumb & Dumber" instead.
Married... with Children: The Weaker Sex (1995) (TV Episode)
Kelly: "Look, Dad, why don't you take Mom to go see 'The Bridges of Madison County'? I heard, there's a new director's cut with 11 extra minutes of Clint Eastwood sponge-bathing Meryl Streep."
Monster Mash: The Movie (1995)
Dracula mentions the book.
The Simpsons: Bart on the Road (1996) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
NewsRadio: Led Zeppelin (1996) (TV Episode)
Joe says Dave's letter is like ...
Rederiet: Seger och sorg (1996) (TV Episode)
Swedish poster visible in Felix's cabin (seen in several episodes)
Friends: The One with the Two Parties (1996) (TV Episode)
Rachel's father mentions the film.
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Getaway (1997) (TV Episode)
Annie asks Hayward about it, he says he hated it.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1997) (TV Episode)
Crow: "The 40-Egg Omelet of Madis-Egg County"
Janeane Garofalo (1997) (TV Special)
In & Out (1997)
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist: Undercover (1997) (TV Episode)
Mark Pitta admits to crying during this movie.
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Free Cable (1997) (TV Episode)
When Caroline doesn't want to wax Del's shoulder, he says he sat through "The Bridges Of Madison County" for her.
At the Movies: Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil/The Sweet Hereafter/John Grisham's the Rainmaker/Deep Crimson (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" review.
Deformed Monsters (1997)
Mentioned by the disgruntled video store customer.
The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield (1997) (Video Game)
"The Bridges of Springfield County"
Flash Forward: Flossed in the Woods (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tucker's mom
At the Movies: Godzilla/Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas/Bulworth/The Horse Whisperer (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Horse Whisperer" review.
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Good Will Haunting (1998) (TV Episode)
Harvey says he rented the film.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Wanderlust (1999) (TV Episode)
Cassidy mentions this movie and the book it was based on is mentioned by Jefferies.
Sex and the City: All or Nothing (2000) (TV Episode)
Carrie says the film/book is like her affair with Big
Spin City: All the Wrong Moves (2000) (TV Episode)
Is part of Robert's breakup plan
Serendipity (2001)
The seller said he would throw in a screenplay of this movie if Jonathan buys a book.
Remembering 'Hearts in Atlantis' (2002) (Video)
This film is referred to by Anthony Hopkins in relation to Meryl Streep and acting.
Taken (2002) (TV Mini-Series)
Tatort: Hexentanz (2003) (TV Episode)
Miss Match: Addicted to Love (2003) (TV Episode)
Movie mentioned by Rachel
The Dating Scene (2004) (Video)
Mentioned during an interview
Trench Road (2004)
The movie's name gets mentioned.
Girlfriends: The Bridges of Fresno County (2005) (TV Episode)
title reference
James Lipton Takes on Three (2005) (Video)
Mentioned by James Lipton.
The Office: The Fire (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.57 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Clint Eastwood Movie Quotes" category
Gilmore Girls: Friday Night's Alright for Fighting (2006) (TV Episode)
Lorelai equates Rory to Meryl Streep and her grandparents to "The Bridges of Madison County".
Premium (2006)
"There ain't no bridges around here. This ain't Madison County."
Eureka: Pilot (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned by name
Offside (2006)
Anders and Åsa are planning to watch this movie, but gets into a fight instead
Crap Shoot: The Documentary (2007)
Mentioned in film as part of a scientific study.
Two and a Half Men: My Son's Enormous Head (2009) (TV Episode)
Charlie and Alan watch it.
Micmacs (2009)
DVD is shown in a video store.
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.30 (2009) (TV Episode)
Ross plays a killer who says this is his favorite movie
Grey's Anatomy: New History (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Teddy.
Californication: The Apartment (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.144 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "Meryl Streep Movie Roles"
House: Unplanned Parenthood (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by House.
Doctor Mateo: De cómo los hombres tienen lo que tienen y valen para lo que valen y punto (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialog and the DVD is shown
The Beekeepers (2010)
Dale just lists this movie.
Better This World (2011)
Mentioned by David's father.
10 pelis (2011)
Talked about
Being Erica: Born This Way (2011) (TV Episode)
Brent mentions that he saw the movie.
Cécile de France est Clint Eastwood (2011) (Video)
evocation of the film
Sous le figuier (2012)
Selma wants to see this movie once again before dying.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.65 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ross mentions watching the movie.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Charlie Sheen/Joy Behar/Neon Trees (2014) (TV Episode)
Jay says it was so cold that people were shaking like Chris Christie watching the film
Home Bound (2014) (Short)
VHS shown
Nostalgia Critic: Mamma Mia! (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster shown.
Workaholics: TAC in the Day (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Adam
Modern Family: Crying Out Loud (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Aerial America: Iowa (2015) (TV Episode)
References filming in Iowa.
Last Man Standing: Eve's Band (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike says he likes all the Eastwood movies except the one with the bridges
The Ranch: There Goes My Life (2016) (TV Episode)
Beau Bennett first mentions the novel and later on claims he has seen the film.
500 Questions: Episode #2.1 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Movies" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.40 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Films of Meryl Streep" category
My Movie Girl (2016)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Hviezdna párty: Episode #1.7 (2017) (TV Episode)
Tvoje tvár má známý hlas: Episode #3.6 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ondrej Sokol.
Tvoje tvár má známý hlas: Episode #4.1 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ales Háma.
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #12.14 (2018) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; still shown


F Troop: Corporal Agarn's Farewell to the Troops (1965) (TV Episode)
Francesca, Richard and their children watch the show after dinner.

Featured in 

The Siskel & Ebert Interviews (1995) (TV Special)
Clips are shown of various Meryl Streep movies, including this one.
The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996) (TV Special)
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown. Appears on Gene Siskel's list of new home video releases he recommends.
Eastwood on Eastwood (1997) (TV Movie)
Sweethearts: Episode #1.53 (2002) (TV Episode)
Lola and her husband Guillermo watch this film on television.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Passions: America's Greatest Love Stories (2002) (TV Special)
The Bridges of Madison County is #90.
Skeppsholmen: Episode #2.9 (2003) (TV Episode)
Nils and Maggan are watching this movie
Best! Movies! Ever!: Goodbyes (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best "goodbye" scenes in movies
The Eastwood Factor (2010) (Video)
Hollywood's Top Ten: Kennedy Era Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Runner-up for the list
Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story (2013)
Clips from films shown and were discussed by those interviewed.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Serious Movie Pick-up Lines (2014) (TV Episode)
Making My Way to You gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Meryl Streep Performances (2014) (TV Episode)
Francesca Johnson is #7.
Macadam Stories (2015)
Watched by Sterkowitz (Gustave Kervern) on TV.
Rake: Episode #4.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
Wendy is watching it on TV.
MsMojo: Top 10 Saddest Romantic Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The Bridges of Madison County is #6.
MsMojo: Top 10 Best Romance Movies of the 1990s (2017) (TV Episode)
The Bridges of Madison County is #9.
The Oscars (2017) (TV Special)
Clips are shown when Javier Bardem talks about it.
MsMojo: Top 10 Crying in the Rain Scenes in Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
The scene in The Bridges of Madison County where Francesca leaves Robert is #9.
Honest Trailers: The Oscars 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
In My Room (2018)
Armin is seen watching the film on his laptop computer.
Take My Brother Away: Episode 21 (2018) (TV Episode)
The Wan brothers watch it.

Spoofed in 

Pinky and the Brain: The Pink Candidate (1996) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the movie clip seen on TV
Family Guy: The Courtship of Stewie's Father (2005) (TV Episode)
Stewie says his life's passion is to take picture of the Bridges of Madison County where Meryl Streep's character enters and asks if he wants to take a bath. He snips back; 'Yeah, why don't you go take a bath?'.
José Mota presenta: La puerricie viva (2016) (TV Episode)

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