The 10 Best Pop Culture References to ‘Goodfellas’

As we’ve mentioned, this week marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Goodfellas, one of the most influential movies of the modern era — in its photographic style, in its use of music, in the sheer audacity of its storytelling. And it’s also one of the most oft-referenced works in our culture, no doubt thanks to the way it’s idolized by those who’ve made film and television in its aftermath. Here are just a few of its most memorable shout-outs in subsequent media.

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