Don't you forget about 'The Breakfast Club': 22 times pop culture paid tribute to the '80s classic

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By Erin Clements

It's been three decades since "The Breakfast Club" was released, and the '80s classic continues to live on.

In honor of its return to theaters on Thursday, has put together a compilation of the many TV shows and movies that have made references to the iconic teen film by quoting its dialogue or re-creating its most memorable moments.

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TV shows like "Dawson's Creek," "Gilmore Girls," "How I Met Your Mother," "Family Guy" and "The Simpsons," and the movie "Pitch Perfect," are just some of the examples we found.

Even Netflix's new comedy "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," released earlier this month, features a scene in which star Ellie Kemper raises her fist like Judd Nelson's character, as Simple Minds' "Don't You Forget About Me" plays in an obvious homage to "The Breakfast Club."

Watch the supercut above to see what other pop culture favorites have paid tribute.

And for more "Breakfast Club" fun, take this quiz to find out which character you're most like.

This article was originally published Mar. 25, 2015 at :084 p.m. ET.