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City Lights (1931) Poster

(1931)

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Version of 

Edited into 

Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (2012)
scenes are taken from this film

Referenced in 

Howlings in Favour of De Sade (1952)
Title is referenced
Las últimas horas... (1966)
The character Isidro mentions this movie.
The Producers (1967)
To pour champagne into the violin player's pant.
The Boy Friend (1971)
in the beach number, a Charlie Chaplin impersonator walks across the stage with a pooper scooper
Manhattan (1979)
The Umbrella Coup (1980)
Grégoire pretends to everyone that his wife Josyane, a florist, is blind. When she evicts him from their home, she says : "You know I can't divorce ! Florist and blind, do you think I never go to the movies ?" and he answers "Charlie Chaplin doesn't have a monopoly on blind people".
Voyagers!: Cleo and the Babe (1982) (TV Episode)
The film is advertised, anachronistically, in New York City in 1927.
Unknown Chaplin (1983) (TV Mini-Series)
Historia del cine: Epoca muda (1983) (Video)
in part I - pictures shown
Fantozzi alla riscossa (1990)
In the end, Fantozzi and Pina meet and recognize each other with a flower. Then they walk by together, as in the end of "Modern Times"
Murder, She Wrote: Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy? (1991) (TV Episode)
Movie poster hanging in dressing room.
Seinfeld: The Virgin (1992) (TV Episode)
A poster can be seen at the Improv's wall.
Chaplin (1992)
Scent of a Woman (1993)
Both films are about blind leading characters, a tango figures prominently in both films and the film actually uses Chaplin's musical theme from City Lights in several sequences, particularly at the end of the Ferrari sequence.
Sunny Side Up (1994)
Troldspejlet: Episode #19.2 (1998) (TV Episode)
Jannik Hastrup mentions the film
Claude Jutra, an Unfinished Story (2002)
Mentioned in dialogue
Incantato (2003)
The Dreamers (2003)
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is mentioned.
Henri Langlois: The Phantom of the Cinémathèque (2004)
production / publicity stills
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.81 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $300 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.40 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $5,000 question
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Barfi! (2012)
There is a scene in the movie where Ranbir Kapoor is sleeping under the cover of a statue that is inaugurated. That scene is copied from Charlie Chaplin's City Lights.
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
a poster is shown.

Featured in 

The 44th Annual Academy Awards (1972) (TV Special)
Unknown Chaplin: The Happiest Years (1983) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Exit (1985) (Short)
Clips shown
Chaplin (1992)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #76 on the list.
Scene by Scene: Woody Allen (2000) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies (2000) (TV Special)
This film is #38 on the list.
The Human Face (2001) (TV Mini-Series)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
The Tramp is #38 on the "Heroes" list.
The Dreamers (2003)
Frankie and Johnny Are Married (2003)
Michael and Brooks Pressman watch 'City Lights'
Chaplin Today: City Lights (2003) (TV Movie)
clips shown
Troldspejlet: Episode #31.1 (2004) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (2006) (TV Movie)
This film is #33 on the list.
The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
featured in PGTC
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
This film is #11 on the list.
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Movie)
This film is #1 on the "Romantic Comedy" list.
Birth of Hollywood: Episode #1.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster and clips shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.7 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.9 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Side by Side (2012)
clip featuring Charlie Chaplin in movie
See Hear: Episode #31.35 (2012) (TV Episode)
Granville Redmond scenes shown
De wereld draait door: Episode #8.59 (2012) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Charles Chaplin is shown.
Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring (2013)
Clips seen and discussed
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 Film Directors (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips

Spoofed in 

The Dippy Diplomat (1945) (Short)
Woody is sleeping on a statue similar to the Tramp

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