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French poster (Trust was renamed at Trust Me in France). Hal Hartley’s Trust (1990) in Hal Hartley’s Meanwhile (2011).
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Electric Dreams (II)

Awkwardness. Michael Curtiz’s Casablanca (1942) in Steve Barron’s Electric Dreams (1984). More: Electric Dreams (I).
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Emergency Call

Emergency call at the movie theatre! Merian C. Cooper & Ernest B. Schoedsack’s King Kong (1933) in Edward Cahn’s Emergency Call (1933).
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This Boy’s Life

Various shots of a local movie theatre at Concrete, Washington. John Ford’s The Searchers (1956), Alfred Hitchcock’s The Wrong Man (1956) and Frank Tuttle’s...
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Rules Don’t Apply

Mr. Hughes’ favourite film. Howard Hughes’  Hell’s Angels (1930) in Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply (2016). As an added bonus, posters of Howard Hawks &...
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The Alchemist Cookbook

– Mm. Got you something else. Red Heat, nigga. Yo, let’s watch this shit right now. Get all...
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The Muse

– Who are you? – I’m Stan Spielberg. Steven’s cousin. Call me Stan. Steven Spielberg’s Jaws (1975) and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) in Albert...
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Youth of the Beast

A movie theatre is used as an operation center for Yakuza’s members. Motomu Ida’s Kimi wa Nerawarete Iru (aka You ‘re...
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Season of Terror

Spaghetti western tribute in Japan! Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) and Don Taylor/Italo Zingarelli’s The...
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Va Savoir

Night walk in Paris. Three posters of American films are visible. Neil LaBute’s Nurse Betty (2000), Alfonso Arau’s Picking...


Innovative independent director John Cassavetes put his camera out of the...
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Jack Clayton’s The Pumpkin Eater (1964) in Nicholas Roeg’s Castaway (1986).
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The Funeral

Abel Ferrara’s The Funeral (1996), opening shot. Vincent Gallo watches Humphrey...
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