Bang the Drum Slowly (1973) Poster


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Hardcore (1979)
Bill Ramada mentions a fictional movie called "Bang The Nun Slowly".
Hill Street Blues: Bangladesh Slowly (1984) (TV Episode)
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St. Elsewhere: Bang the Eardrum Slowly (1985) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Golden Girls: Bang the Drum, Stanley (1988) (TV Episode)
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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Bang the Drum, Ashley (1990) (TV Episode)
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Night on Earth (1991)
Roberto Begnini's character briefly sings "Streets of Laredo", the theme from "Bang the Drum Slowly".
Family Guy: Brian Does Hollywood (2001) (TV Episode)
Zack: "It's kind of like 'Bang the Drum Slowly' except the drum is a chick."
The Rookie (2002)
Seen on theatre marquee. By coincidence, Bang the Drum Slowly and The Rookie are directed by different directors who are both named John Hancock.
My Wife and Kids: Michael's Tribe (2002) (TV Episode)
Michael looks at Jay's bottom as she walks away and says "Big Chief want to Bang Drum slowly"
Hollywood's Top Ten: Batter Up! (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.80 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay says the film is one of his favorite Robert De Niro performances
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 12 February 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in discussion of the greatest characters in sports movies
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.11 (2014) (TV Episode)
correct response in "There Is Crying in Baseball Movies" category
The Graham Norton Show: Robert De Niro/Anne Hathaway/Kenneth Branagh/Tom Hiddleston/The Shires (2015) (TV Episode)
Robert De Niro talks about auditioning many times for his role in this movie; a still is shown

Featured in 

Diamonds on the Silver Screen (1992) (TV Movie)
Sports on the Silver Screen (1997) (TV Movie)

Spoofed in 

Beavis and Butt-Head: Bang the Drum Slowly, Dumbass (1995) (TV Episode)
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