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It is referred to by these movies...

Quadrophenia

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This Movie refers to The Who
This movie is based on The Who's rock opera of the same name. Several references to The Who appear throughout the film, including an anachronistic inclusion of a repackaged Who album that was not available at the time, a clip of the band performing "Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere" on the TV series Ready Steady Go!, pictures of the band and a "Maximum R&B" poster in Jimmy's bedroom, and the inclusion of "My Generation" during a party gatecrashing scene.
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The Vegas Job

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This Movie refers to The Who
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The Who & Special Guests: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

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This Movie refers to The Who
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The Who at Kilburn: 1977

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It is related to these people...

Pete Townshend

This Person is related to The Who
Pete Townshend was the lead singer/songwriter for The Who.
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It is referred to by these television episodes...

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  3  / Episode:  13 
Ten Sessions

This Television Episode refers to The Who
Ted refers to himself as complex and requiring multiple listens like the song Stairway to Heaven by Led Zeppelin, to which Robin replies "Roger Daltrey just rolled over in his grave" who was not in Led Zeppelin, but the lead singer of the band The Who.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

 

All the Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes
performed by Pete Townshend

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Fire
performed by Pete Townshend

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  • Type: Song

Movies

A Silent Voice

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Minions
part of Despicable Me

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Entourage

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Lambert & Stamp

 

Premium Rush

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Goon

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Pirate Radio

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Law Abiding Citizen

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The Who at Kilburn: 1977

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Religulous

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Air Guitar Nation

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Reign Over Me

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Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

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The Vegas Job

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Bewitched

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The Girl Next Door

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School of Rock

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Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
part of Charlie's Angels

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Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd
part of Dumb and Dumber

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  • Type: Movie
 

Shanghai Knights
part of Shanghai Noon

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  • Type: Movie
 

Genesis: Live at Wembley Stadium

 

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

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The Who & Special Guests: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

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Almost Famous

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The Filth and the Fury

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Bringing Out the Dead

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The Limey

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American Beauty

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Outside Providence

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Summer of Sam

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Rushmore

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Fever Pitch

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Prefontaine

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Jerry Maguire

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The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

 

Apollo 13

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Goodfellas

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Live Aid

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Genesis: The Mama Tour

 

Bad Timing

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  • Type: Movie
 

Quadrophenia

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  • Type: Movie
 

The Kids Are Alright

  • Dates: - July 30, 2010
  • Type: Movie
 

Tommy

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  • Type: Movie

Television Episodes

 

Legion:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Chapter 1

Who's Doing the Dishes?:
Season:  3  / Episode:  3 
Chesney Hawkes

 

Top Gear:
Season:  23  / Episode:  1 
Episode #23.1

Sense8:
Season:  1  / Episode:  11 
Just Turn the Wheel and the Future Changes

Sense8:
Season:  1  / Episode:  8 
We Will All Be Judged by the Courage of Our Hearts

Sense8:
Season:  1  / Episode:  7 
W.W.N. Double D?

 

The Simpsons:
Season:  26  / Episode:  19 
The Kids Are All Fight

 

Family Guy:
Season:  13  / Episode:  10 
Quagmire's Mom

 

The Blacklist:
Season:  2  / Episode:  9 
Luther Braxton

 

Red Band Society:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Pilot

 

The Sixties:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
The British Invasion

 

The Newsroom:
Season:  2  / Episode:  1 
First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers

 

Californication:
Season:  6  / Episode:  11 
The Abby

 

Californication:
Season:  6  / Episode:  6 
In the Clouds

 

The Newsroom:
Season:  1  / Episode:  10 
The Greater Fool

 

Top Gear:
Season:  18  / Episode:  6 
Episode #18.6

White Heat:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
The Past Is a Foreign Country

 

Metal Evolution:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Pre-Metal

 

Louie:
Season:  2  / Episode:  6 
Subway/Pamela

 

Louie:
Season:  2  / Episode:  5 
Country Drive

 

Robot Chicken:
Season:  5  / Episode:  0 
Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III

 

The Good Guys:
Season:  1  / Episode:  10 
Vacation

 

Saturday Night Live:
Season:  35  / Episode:  21 
Betty White / Jay-Z

I'm in a Rock 'n' Roll Band!:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
The Singer

 

The Sing-Off:
Season:  1  / Episode:  3 
Wednesday 12/16/09

 

Life on Mars:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Out Here in the Fields

 

My Name Is Earl:
Season:  4  / Episode:  4 
Stole an RV

 

My Name Is Earl:
Season:  4  / Episode:  1 
The Magic Hour

 

The Simpsons:
Season:  19  / Episode:  15 
Smoke on the Daughter

 

Top Gear:
Season:  10  / Episode:  7 
Episode #10.7

 

Scrubs:
Season:  7  / Episode:  4 
My Identity Crisis

American Masters:
Season:  21  / Episode:  3 
Les Paul: Chasing Sound

 

Two and a Half Men:
Season:  4  / Episode:  18 
It Never Rains in Hooterville

 

One Tree Hill:
Season:  4  / Episode:  13 
Pictures of You

 

Life on Mars (UK):
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Episode #1.1

 

What About Brian:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Pilot

 

Grey's Anatomy:
Season:  2  / Episode:  10 
Much Too Much

 

Veronica Mars:
Season:  2  / Episode:  2 
Driver Ed

 

Cold Case:
Season:  2  / Episode:  23 
The Woods

 

House:
Season:  1  / Episode:  14 
Control

 

Entourage:
Season:  1  / Episode:  1 
Entourage

 

Crossing Jordan:
Season:  3  / Episode:  10 
Revealed

 

That '70s Show:
Season:  6  / Episode:  20 
Squeezebox

 

That '70s Show:
Season:  6  / Episode:  21 
5:15

 

That '70s Show:
Season:  6  / Episode:  9 
Young Man Blues

 

The Simpsons:
Season:  15  / Episode:  8 
Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays

 

The Simpsons:
Season:  12  / Episode:  2 
A Tale of Two Springfields

 

Freaks and Geeks:
Season:  1  / Episode:  14 
Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers

The History of Rock 'n' Roll:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
My Generation

 

Heartbeat:
Season:  3  / Episode:  9 
An American in Aidensfield

 

Heartbeat:
Season:  1  / Episode:  5 
Nowt But a Prank

 

The Wonder Years:
Season:  4  / Episode:  23 
The Wonder Years

 

Full House:
Season:  4  / Episode:  15 
Ol' Brown Eyes

 

The Wonder Years:
Season:  3  / Episode:  10 
Rock 'n Roll

Day By Day:
Season:  2  / Episode:  9 
Out for a Stretch

 

Miami Vice:
Season:  3  / Episode:  3 
Killshot

 

Miami Vice:
Season:  2  / Episode:  3 
Out Where the Buses Don't Run

 

WKRP in Cincinnati:
Season:  4  / Episode:  19 
The Creation of Venus

Omnibus (UK):
Season:  2  / Episode:  5 
All My Loving

 

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour:
Season:  2  / Episode:  2 
Episode #2.2

Songs

The Seeker
performed by Rush

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Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere
performed by David Bowie

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I Can't Explain
performed by David Bowie

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  • Type: Song

Pinball Wizard / See Me, Feel Me
performed by The New Seekers

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  • Type: Song

Love, Reign O'er Me
performed by Pearl Jam

Rush
performed by Big Audio Dynamite

Television Commercials

Netflix Commercial for Stranger Things - Stranger Things 3 | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix

Super Bowl LIII 2019 and Toyota Supra Commercial - Pinball Wizard | Big Game Ad

Dick's Sporting Goods Commercial for Winter Olympic Games (PyeongChang 2018) - United in Sport

Walmart Commercial

Dish Commercial

GMC Canyon Commercial

GMC Terrain Denali Commercial

Doctors Without Borders and Playlists For Life Commercial

GMC Sierra Denali Commercial

Desert Trip Commercial

First Choice Commercial

ITV Commercial for Endeavour

DSW Commercial

GMC Commercial

GMC Commercial

Mazda6 Commercial

DSW Commercial

DSW Commercial

DCMS (Department for Culture Media & Sport) Commercial

Sony Commercial

Mazda6 Commercial

Sony Commercial

Mazda6 Commercial

Vancouver Police Foundation Commercial

Jobs Commercial

Mazda6 Commercial

Television Series

 

CSI: Cyber

 

CSI: NY

 

CSI: Miami

 

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Video Games

 

Grand Theft Auto IV
part of Grand Theft Auto

 

Rock Band
part of Rock Band

 

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
part of Grand Theft Auto

Songs

Summertime Blues
performed by Eddie Cochran

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Musicals

 

The Who's Tommy
composed by Des McAnuff and Pete Townshend

5.15
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

A Legal Matter
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Amazing Journey
performed by The Who

Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Baba O'Riley
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Behind Blue Eyes
performed by The Who

Bell Boy
performed by The Who

Boris the Spider
performed by The Who

Christmas
performed by The Who

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Christmas
performed by The Who; features Alison Dowling, Ann-Margret, and Oliver Reed

Cousin Kevin
performed by The Who; features Paul Nicholas

Do You Think It's Alright?
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Drowned
performed by The Who

Eminence Front
performed by The Who

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Gettin' in Tune
performed by The Who

Going Mobile
performed by The Who

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Happy Jack
performed by The Who

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I Can See For Miles
performed by The Who

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I Can't Explain
performed by The Who

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I'm A Boy
performed by The Who

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I'm Free
performed by The Who

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I'm One
performed by The Who

It's Not Enough
performed by The Who

Join Together
performed by The Who

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Love, Reign O'er Me
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Magic Bus - Live at Leeds
performed by The Who

Magic Bus
performed by The Who

  • Date:
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Mike Post Theme
performed by The Who

Much Too Much
performed by The Who

My Generation
performed by The Who

  • Date:
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My Wife
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

Overture from Tommy
performed by The Who

Pictures of Lily
performed by The Who

Pinball Wizard
performed by The Who

  • Date:
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Prologue - 1945
performed by The Who

Road Runner
performed by The Who

Sally Simpson
performed by The Who

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Sister Disco
performed by The Who

Sparks
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Squeeze Box
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

Substitute
performed by The Who

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  • Type: Song

Summer Breeze
performed by The Who

Summertime Blues
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

The Acid Queen
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

The Kids Are Alright
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

The Seeker
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

There's A Doctor
performed by The Who

We're Not Gonna Take It / See Me, Feel Me
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

Who Are You
performed by The Who

Won't Get Fooled Again
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

You Better You Bet
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

Young Man Blues
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

 

My Generation
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Album
 

Quadrophenia
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Album
 

Tommy
performed by The Who

  • Date:
  • Type: Album

 

The Way

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie

The Way
performed by Ariana Grande; features Mac Miller

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

The Way
performed by Matchbox Twenty

The Way
performed by William Goodrum

The Way
performed by Zack Hemsey

 

The Wiz

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The Wiz
composed by Charlie Smalls

 

W.

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W.E.

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Wawes

Waz

We

We
performed by A Race of Angels

We
performed by Neil Diamond

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