Your Show of Shows (TV Series 1950–1954) Poster



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The Dickie Henderson Half-Hour (1958) (TV Series)

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Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Mel Brooks/Susan Blakely/Bob Rosefsky (1975) (TV Episode)
Mel Brooks recalls working on the show
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Raquel Welch/Carl Reiner (1980) (TV Episode)
Johnny and Carl Reiner discuss the series
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Richard Benjamin/Garry Shandling/Jan Stephenson (1981) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Richard Benjamin as he discusses his upcoming movie My Favorite Year
Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (1982) (TV Movie)
The television show is mentioned by co-host Dom Deluise.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Carl Reiner/Greg Louganis (1983) (TV Episode)
Johnny refers to Carl Reiner's work on the show
Saturday Night Live: Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas/The Bus Boys (1983) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Don Pardo during end credits
Say Goodnight, Gracie (1983) (TV Movie)
An Audience with Mel Brooks (1983) (TV Special)
Title mentioned.
The Golden Girls: A Piece of Cake (1987) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Sophia.
Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards (1987) (Video Game)
One of the possible answers to the question "The American television debut of Bob Hope, Dinah Shore, Elvis and the Beatles was on -" in the age verification test is "Your Show of Shows".
Moonlighting: Los Dos Dipestos (1988) (TV Episode)
Imogene Coca's character suggests pulling the rug out from under 2 villians, claiming to have seen it on "Your Show Of Shows". Coca was one of the stars of that series.
It's Garry Shandling's Show.: Killer Routine (1988) (TV Episode)
Carl mentions how Cid Ceasar used to kill an audience member every other day.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Sandy Duncan/Steve Mittleman/Irv Kupcinet (1988) (TV Episode)
Johnny mentions Imogene Coca's former show
Saturday Night Clive: Episode #4.1 (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mel Brooks
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Carl Reiner/Destiny/Mike Zele (1991) (TV Episode)
Carl Reiner recalls sketches from the show
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Magic Sword (1992) (TV Episode)
Servo: Imogene Coca, yes. Talk about your show of shows.
Larry King Live: Episode dated 27 July 1993 (1993) (TV Episode)
Mel Brooks talks about writing for this show
Pitch (1997)
Neil Simon mentions working on this television show.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.189 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "That Was Entertainment" category
The Dick Cavett Show with Mel Brooks (2006) (TV Special)
mentioned during the conversation
The Cleveland Show: Your Show of Shows (2011) (TV Episode)
title reference
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Classics from the Vault: Mel Brooks or Woody Allen? (2011) (TV Episode)
Gene says that both Mel Brooks and Woody Allen wrote for the show
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Opera Pimp (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by title

Featured in 

Project Twenty: Not So Long Ago (1960) (TV Episode)
clips from the TV series
The Last Picture Show (1971)
A clip is shown on television.
Zenith Presents: A Salute to Television's 25th Anniversary (1972) (TV Special)
Sid Caesar is honored.
The One and Only (1978)
We can clearly see a Sid Caesar routine from this programme being watched on TV in The one and only
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
Comic Relief VI (1994) (TV Special)
Classic Stand-Up Comedy of Television (1996) (TV Special)
footage from this show exists in this special
Behind the Laughs (1998) (TV Movie)
clips from this show are in this special
Influences: From Yesterday to Today (1999) (TV Movie)
clips from this show are used in this special
Television: The First Fifty Years (1999) (Video)
Clips shown.
NBC 75th Anniversary Special (2002) (TV Special)
TV Guide's 50 Best Shows of All Time: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (2002) (TV Special)
"Your Show of Shows" is #30.
In the Beginning: The Caesar Years (2012) (Video)
clips shown
Vampira and Me (2012)
Clips featuring Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca and Carl Reiner.
American Masters: Mel Brooks: Make a Noise (2013) (TV Episode)
Multiple clips are featured.
The History of Comedy: The Funnier Sex (2017) (TV Episode)
clip featuring Imogene Coca

Spoofed in 

Laughter on the 23rd Floor (2001) (TV Movie)
The play revolves around "The Max Prince Show," a spoof of "Your Show of Shows."
The Simpsons: Whistler's Father (2017) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Your Blow of Blows".

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