Ace in the Hole (1951) Poster


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Double Indemnity (1944)
Pacific All-Risk insurance company mentioned

Referenced in 

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Line: "How can you trust a man who wears both a belt and suspenders? The man can't even trust his own pants."
Splendor (1989)
Movie mentioned in a conversation
Mad City (1997)
Guns for Hire: The Making of 'The Magnificent Seven' (2000) (TV Movie)
mentionned once
Chicken Run (2000)
"I've met a lot of hard-boiled eggs in my time, but you - you're twenty minutes. ", which Rocky says to Ginger, was originally said by Lorraine to Charles Tatum in "Ace in the Hole"
No Man's Land (2001)
The Majestic (2001)
studio men talk about making this film
Billy Wilder Speaks (2006) (TV Movie)
stills shown.
Spielberg on Spielberg (2007) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
St. Trinian's (2007)
"I've met some hard-boiled men but you are 20 minutes"
Kuraimâzu hai (2008)
Ace in the Hole is given mention in the movie Climber's High (2008) which revolves around a local newspaper covering the JAL flight JL123 crash.
All About Steve (2009)
Mine sequence.
Kirk Douglas: Before I Forget (2009)
Movie poster shown
L.A. Noire (2011) (Video Game)
One of the 50 gold film reels you can find.
Spotlight (2015)
Cited by director Tom McCarthy as an influence.

Featured in 

The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
Watching the movie when Ivy enters.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Alice in Wonderland/Stolen/Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
Kirk Douglas wins the Lifetime Achievement Award in Telling People Off
Jersey Boys (2014)
A scene from the movie is seen on a televison screen.
One Rogue Reporter (2014)
Clip shown of Kirk Douglas & Robert Arthur.

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: Radio Bart (1992) (TV Episode)
The carnival that moves in during the rescue operation for "Timmy" mimicks the rescue scenes in the movie.
The Big Story (1994) (Short)

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