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Along Came Polly

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This Movie plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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American Pie
part of American Pie

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This Movie plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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Easy A

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This Movie plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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The Breakfast Club

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This Movie plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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The Business

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This Movie plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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It is played in these television commercials...

AT&T Commercial

This Television Commercial plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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California Lottery Commercial - Get Your Quarters Ready

This Television Commercial plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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CNN Commercial for The Eighties

This Television Commercial plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Meta Quest 2 Commercial - Old Friends. New Fun (Full Length) | Official Big Game Ad

This Television Commercial plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Walmart Commercial

This Television Commercial plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
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It is referred to by these television commercials...

State Farm Commercial

This Television Commercial refers to Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
An unknown piano cover version of "Don't You (Forget About Me)" plays in the ad
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State Farm Commercial

This Television Commercial refers to Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
An unknown piano cover version of "Don't You (Forget About Me)" plays in the ad
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Temptations Commercial

This Television Commercial refers to Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
This is the original version of the song, but not the one used in the ad
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It is played in these television episodes...

Cold Case:
Season:  7  / Episode:  21 
Almost Paradise

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

The Simpsons:
Season:  23  / Episode:  2 
Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
This song plays in Superintendent Chalmers' flashback to the last time he taught students.

The Handmaid's Tale:
Season:  1  / Episode:  2 
Birth Day

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Everybody Hates Chris:
Season:  3  / Episode:  6 
Everybody Hates Bed-Stuy

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

American Dad!:
Season:  3  / Episode:  3 
Failure Is Not a Factory-Installed Option

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt:
Season:  1  / Episode:  5 
Kimmy Kisses a Boy!

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
This song plays as Kimmy walks into the middle school, hoping to enroll in classes.

Family Guy:
Season:  2  / Episode:  14 
Let's Go to the Hop

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Psych:
Season:  3  / Episode:  2 
Murder?...Anyone?...Anyone?...Bueller?

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

Scrubs:
Season:  2  / Episode:  21 
My Drama Queen

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
Ted stands up to Dr. Kelso.

30 Rock:
Season:  3  / Episode:  5 
Reunion

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
This song plays at Liz's high school reunion.

Black Mirror:
Season:  3  / Episode:  4 
San Junipero

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
Plays on boombox in Yorkie's house

One Tree Hill:
Season:  6  / Episode:  12 
You Have to Be Joking (Autopsy of the Devil's Brain)

This Television Episode plays Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds

It is parodied by these television episodes...

Bob's Burgers:
Season:  5  / Episode:  16 
The Runaway Club

This Television Episode parodies Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
The song at the end of the episode is a parody of 'Don't You (Forget About Me)'.

It is referred to by these television episodes...

One Tree Hill:
Season:  7  / Episode:  15 
Don't You Forget About Me

This Television Episode refers to Don't You (Forget About Me) performed by Simple Minds
The title of this episode is taken from the Simple Minds song of the same name.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

 

The Best of Simple Minds
performed by Simple Minds

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All The Things She Said
performed by Simple Minds

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I Travel
performed by Simple Minds

Don't You (Forget About Me)
performed by Darrell Hammond

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Don't You (Forget About Me)
performed by David Schommer; features Lucy Woodward

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Don't You (Forget About Me)
performed by The Electric Furs

 

One Tree Hill:
Season:  7  / Episode:  15 
Don't You Forget About Me


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