Gilligan's Island was a sitcom about a group of people who became shipwrecked on a deserted island. The show aired on CBS for three seasons, for a total of 98 episodes. Although the series only aired for three seasons, it enjoyed high ratings, and through syndication became iconic to multiple generations.
- Episode 304 of Dinosaurs features two references. The first one is on the schedule board, with one program being listed as "Gilligan's Test Patterns". The other one is later, after watching The Professor Show, when Earl thinks that there should be a show with a professor on an island with a millionaire and a movie star.
- David Hoggselhoff makes several allusions to Gilligan's Island while taking a "three-hour tour" in a motor bot with Spamela Hamderson in episode 212 of Muppets Tonight.