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The Andy Griffith Show (1960) (TV Series)
Barney Fife mentioned
The Partridge Family (1970) (TV Series)
Ian says, "Of course! You're 'The Partridge Family'!"
The Golden Girls (1985) (TV Series)
Mentioned in dialogue
MacGyver (1985) (TV Series)
When they are trying to break into the station they pull a 'MacGyver'.
Hard Copy (1987) (TV Series)
Referenced by Pip
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Series)
Chazz tells Yvonne that she'll be home in time to watch The Simpsons
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) (TV Series)
Beavis and Butt-Head (voiced by Mike Judge) call in to the radio station
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
The band is trying to get a contract with Pallatine Records. This is the record company that Christopher Walken's character Bobby worked for in Wayne's World 2.

Referenced in 

Billy Madison (1995)
Chris Farley's line of "Good, great, wonderful, fantastic..." as he boards the bus is identical to a line used by his character in Airheads.
I Was a Teenage Faust (2002) (TV Movie)
Zeke and Luther: Airheads (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Brad Tries...: Brad Tries Four Loko (2010) (TV Episode)
Brad says he likes Airheads the candy, but not the movie.
You're the Worst: The Intransigence of Love (2019) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen
Jimmy Kimmel Live!: Adam Sandler/Kevin Garnett/Karen Gillan (2019) (TV Episode)
Adam Sandler mentions his earlier movie


Captain America and the Avengers (1991) (Video Game)
Game appears in this film.

Featured in 

Motörhead Feat. Ice-T & Whitfield Crane: Born to Raise Hell (1994) (Video)
features clips from the film
Troldspejlet: Kådisbellan (1995) (TV Episode)
VHS release reviewed + footage used
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shrek Forever After/Survival of the Dead/Holy Rollers (2010) (TV Episode)
"Screenwriter's Bag of Tricks" segment
WatchMojo: Top 10 Hostage Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Airheads is #8.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 GOOD Adam Sandler Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
Number 11 on the list


Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
The taking over the radio station is a parody of the bank takeover.
Die Hard (1988)
Not only is this film a Spoof of Die Hard, the 'radio station' building used for filming is right across the lot from 'Nakatomi Plaza' (Fox Tower in LA)

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