Rope (1948) Poster



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Version of 

Rope (1939) (TV Movie)
based on the same play
Rope (1947) (TV Movie)
based on the same play
Rope (1957) (TV Movie)
based on the same play
ITV Play of the Week: Rope (1957) (TV Episode)
based on the same play
Compulsion (1959)
based on the same play
De strop (1968) (TV Movie)
based on the same play
Swoon (1992)
based on the same play


Lifeboat (1944)
Director Alfred Hitchcock puts his face on an ad for weight loss product "Reduco" in both films.
Notorious (1946)
When Janet and Mrs. Atwater are discussing their favorite leading men in movies, they bring up Cary Grant, and how brilliant he was in "that new thing with Ingrid Bergman Neither can recall the title, but it's just plain "something" (meaning only one word). This refers to Alfred Hitchcock's earlier movie, Notorious. Grant had also been Hitchcock's first choice for the role of Rupert Cadell.

Referenced in 

Telescope: A Talk with Hitchcock (1964) (TV Episode)
Referenced in conversation during interview
Magical Mystery Tour (1967) (TV Movie)
The Dick Cavett Show: Alfred Hitchcock (1972) (TV Episode)
Hitchcock and Cavett discuss the use of 10-minute shots in the film.
Sisters (1972)
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
In the dinner scene, Frank and the guests are eating off a table with Eddie's dead body underneath.
Deranged (1987)
It is referenced.
The Player (1992)
In the opening shot, Walter Stuckel (Fred Ward), talking to screenwriter Buck Henry, calls "Rope" a "masterpiece" and lauds its lack of cuts, in contrast to the frequent cutting in contemporary films.
Raising Cain (1992)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Wild World of Batwoman (1993) (TV Episode)
Opening scene is referenced to Rope.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Code Name: Diamond Head (1994) (TV Episode)
"Rope had more Hawaiian locations than this film"
Nick of Time (1995)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Escape 2000 (1996) (TV Episode)
"Alfred Hitchcock's Rope, not the movie they just borrowed his rope"
Un baúl lleno de miedo (1997)
A poster of the movie can be seen in the room that keeps the chest with the corpse inside.
Saturday Night Live: Vince Vaughn/Lauryn Hill (1998) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Alfred Hitchcock during the monologue
Reputations: Hitch: Alfred the Great (1999) (TV Episode)
Reputations: Hitch: Alfred the Auteur (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator.
Ruang talok 69 (1999)
Tum hides a body inside a chest that she converts to a serving table
Timecode (2000)
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic (2000) (Video)
mentioned by Peter Bogdanovich as another film by Alfred Hitchcock very limited in terms of location.
Rescued from the Closet (2001) (Video)
R.S.V.P. (2002)
Daria in 'Is It College Yet?' (2002) (TV Movie)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: A Night at the Movies (2003) (TV Episode)
An advertisement for it can be seen on the pink flier.
Kangaroo Hitchcock: The Making of 'Road Games' (2003) (Video)
The film is mentioned.
Hitchcock and Dial M (2004) (Video)
Mentioned by Robert Osborne.
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Mad Men: The Inheritance (2008) (TV Episode)
Pete mentions the movie by name.
Gothic/Claustrophobia (2009) (Short)
setting entire film in one contained location
You Know What's Bullshit: DVDs (2009) (TV Episode)
The DVD of the movie is seen
Silent House (2011)
Is credited as an inspiration for the film.
Stars of the Silver Screen: James Stewart (2011) (TV Episode)
The film is discussed.
This Means War (2012)
Cover seen on shelf in DVD-store
Hitchcock (2012)
Anthony Perkins references "Rope" as one of his favorite Hitchcock films.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Lijkt (2014) (Short)
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Made to look like it was done in one continuous shot.
Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) (Short)
DVD on the shelf (Alfred Hitchcock box-set).
Candlestick (2014)
Sergeant Hamilton is named after Patrick Hamilton, the original playwright of Rope.
Tellement Gay! Homosexualité et pop culture: Inside (2015) (TV Episode)
Picture shown and mentioned by name
Bottle Up (2015)
referenced in dialgoue
Board James: 13 Dead End Drive (2015) (TV Episode)
a line from the James Stewart movie is referenced.
Scream: The TV Series: Dawn of the Dead (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
500 Questions: Episode #2.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "Cinema Facts" category
Cash Trapped: Episode #1.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.

Featured in 

The Celluloid Closet (1995)
Speculation about the nature of Brandon and Phillip's relationship.
The Making of 'Psycho' (1997) (Video)
Reputations: Hitch: Alfred the Great (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999) (TV Movie)
'Torn Curtain' Rising (2000) (Video)
clip shown
'Rope' Unleashed (2001) (Video)
Hitchcocked! (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips featured.
Vito (2011)
Clips featured.
Stars of the Silver Screen: James Stewart (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown.
Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

Psychoville: David and Maureen (2009) (TV Episode)
This episode is a pastiche of Rope. The hiding of a strangled corpse in an antique chest and numerous lines of dialogue are spoofed.

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