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Nightmare Alley (1947) Poster

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Referenced in 

Sanford and Son: Brother, Can You Spare an Act? (1975) (TV Episode)
Rodney mentions the movie in which Tyrone Power played the Geek.
R.I.P., Rest in Pieces (1997)
As an inspiration to documentary subject Joe Coleman.
I'm Not There. (2007)
The carnival shots are direct replicas of the carnival in this classic Film Noir that inspired Dylan's own "Ballad of a Thin Man," in particular the verse about the "geek"...later shots particularly in the "Mr. Jones" (Bruce Greenwood) sequence, set to Ballad of a Thin Man, replicate Tyrone Power's descent into madness and eventual "Geekdom".
Across the Hall (2009)
Title on theater marquis during closing shot.
L.A. Noire (2011) (Video Game)
One of the 50 gold film reels you can find.
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
mentioned by Berlyn.

Featured in 

20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) (TV Movie)
Hobo camp scene
The Heat (2013)
Clip shown on television

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