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Volkswagen Commercial

Volkswagen Commercial

Dates: - May 2014
This Television Commercial refers to It's a Wonderful Life
The idea that every time a VW hits 100,000 miles a German engineer gets its wings is taken from the classic Christmas film, "It's a Wonderful Life". In this movie, the line is "Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings".

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The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland written by Jim DeFede

The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
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This Book refers to It's a Wonderful Life
Oz Fudge, one of Gander's constables, named his oldest son after his favorite actor, Jimmy Stewart, who starred in Fudge's favorite movie, 'It's a Wonderful Life'. (Page 16)

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Miracle on Evergreen Terrace part of The Simpsons Season 9

The Simpsons:
Season: 9 / Episode: 10

Miracle on Evergreen Terrace

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This Television Episode refers to It's a Wonderful Life
The scene where everyone rallies around to support the Simpsons is reminiscent of the last scene of the classic holiday movie It's a Wonderful Life. The film is further spoofed when Homer tells Lisa to stop playing the piano which parodies a similar scene involving George Bailey.

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