• Dates: - December 23, 1999
  • Type: Movie
  • Genre: Drama
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Philadelphia is a 1993 film revolving around HIV/AIDS, homosexuality and prevailing attitudes concerning gay people and homophobia.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It plays these songs...

Streets of Philadelphia
performed by Bruce Springsteen

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  • Type: Song
This Song is played in Philadelphia

Pop Culture Connections - Incoming

It is shown on these television episodes...

Family Guy:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Death Has a Shadow

This Television Episode shows Philadelphia
The Griffin family is watching the movie Philadelphia on TV

It is referred to by these television episodes...

The Cleveland Show:
Season:  1  / Episode:  19 
Brown History Month

This Television Episode refers to Philadelphia
Cleveland is dressed to the nines for his court hearing, and it is mentioned that he looks as good as Denzel Washington in the film 'Philadelphia'.

The Office:
Season:  2  / Episode:  12 
The Injury

This Television Episode refers to Philadelphia
After burning his foot on his George Foreman Grill, Michael calls a meeting to talk about people with disabilities. He has several pictures on the wall of examples of people with disabilities. He points to a picture of Tom Hanks in the movie Big, mistakenly calls it "Philadelphia" for his example of AIDS being a disability.

Season:  1  / Episode:  7 
The Scene

This Television Episode refers to Philadelphia
After Vince's script is re-written, he is now playing a part of a gay man. The guys talk about this, bringing up Tom Hanks' Oscar for the film 'Philadelphia'.

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Google Play Commercial

This Television Commercial refers to Philadelphia

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture


Drunk History:
Season:  2  / Episode:  8 


Law & Order: Special Victims Unit:
Season:  8  / Episode:  16