A Place in the Sun (1951) Poster


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Version of 

An American Tragedy (1931)
Based on the same novel.
Lux Video Theatre: A Place in the Sun (1954) (TV Episode)
Based on the same novel.
Um Lugar ao Sol (1959) (TV Series)
Based on the same novel.
Americká tragédia (1976) (TV Mini-Series)
Based on the same novel.
Nakaw na pag-ibig (1980)
Based on the same novel.
Hi no ataru basho (1982) (TV Movie)
Based on the same novel.

Remade as 

Panjereh (1970)


Sunrise (1927)

Referenced in 

Rear Window (1954)
Franz Wazman pays homage to his own 'Oscar' winning score with the background music featured in the second Stewart /Ritter scene
What's My Line?: Episode dated 30 January 1955 (1955) (TV Episode)
panel deduces Shelley Winters' identity by referring to 'the film version' of Theodore Dreiser's novel "An American Tragedy"
You Bet Your Life: Episode #6.18 (1956) (TV Episode)
Answer to quiz question.
What's My Line?: Episode dated 30 September 1956 (1956) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as George Stevens' film when he is introduced.
When Comedy Was King (1960)
narrator mentions this film
PROFILE: Hardy Kruger (1978) (TV Short)
This title is referred to and discussed by Hardy Kruger.
Stir Crazy (1980)
Skip says to Meredith, "This may sound funny, but have you seen A Place in the Sun?"
Guiding Light: Episode dated 31 July 1981 (1981) (TV Episode)
Nola imagines herself and Kelly in a scene from this film.
Montgomery Clift (1983)
Archival film of premiere
Mischief (1985)
Marilyn refers to the films and its stars Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor.
The Murder of Mary Phagan (1988) (TV Mini-Series)
Before seeing Leo for the last time, Lucille tells him: "Seems like we spend the best part of our time just saying goodbye."
South of Wawa (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Zigra (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "It's Shelley Winters and Montgomery Clift."
Memories of 'Giant' (1998) (Video)
mentionned a couple of times
'Rear Window' Ethics: Remembering and Restoring a Hitchcock Classic (2000) (Video)
mentioned by John Waxman for his father Franz Waxman's score.
George Stevens: The Filmmakers Who Knew Him (2001) (Video)
mentionned a few times
Edith Head: The Paramount Years (2002) (Video)
Someone mentions this film.
25th Hour (2002)
Agatha Christie's Marple: The Body in the Library (2004) (TV Episode)
The movie and the performances (esp. Montgomery Clift's) is mentioned in a conversation.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in Scotty's apartment.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.69 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "My Favorite Films" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.96 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Filmographies" category
The Rise of Two Legends (2006) (Video)
Dennis Hopper mentions the film.
Transformers (2007)
Title appears on a cinema marquee during the final battle.
Mad Men: The Benefactor (2008) (TV Episode)
Sara mentions the movie by name.
United States of Tara: Betrayal (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.126 (2010) (TV Episode)
Alex Trebek mentions the film to a contestant who is reading the novel on which it is based
Cuatro estaciones (2010) (TV Movie)
In final scene, Mario references quotes from this movie.
White Irish Drinkers (2010)
poster seen
Jeopardy!: Episode #27.35 (2010) (TV Episode)
Alex mentions that the book "An American Tragedy" was adapted into the film
Elizabeth Taylor: A Tribute (2011) (TV Movie)
notable film mentioned
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teachers Tournament Final Game 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
Title used in category City Folk
Private Screenings: Robert Osborne (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Osborne as a favorite "drama" film.
American Horror Story: Pink Cupcakes (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
mentioned by Montgomery Clift character.
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8829 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mary watches the film and then discusses it with Dev.

Featured in 

Jenny (1970)
A clip of this film is featured.
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Jake and Robin watch this film.
The 58th Annual Academy Awards (1986) (TV Special)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996) (TV Movie)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #92 on the list.
Superstar (1999)
Edith Head: The Paramount Years (2002) (Video)
Scenes from this film are shown.
Boy A (2007)
they watch it on DVD
Hollywood's Top Ten: Bombshells (2010) (TV Episode)
Elizabeth Taylor takes #8 for hottest actresses
Elizabeth Taylor: A Tribute (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
Arena: Screen Goddesses (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips shown to illustrate points
Hollywood et les hommes (2013)
Clips featured
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
Joy (2015)
Clips from the movie are seen.
Sam and Mike (2016) (Video)
Five Came Back: The Mission Begins (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Five Came Back: The Price of Victory (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis: An American Strategy (1962) (TV Episode)
The entire episode, including the episode title, is a spoof of the movie, with Dobie in the George Eastman role, Pamela in the Angela Vickers role, and Gloria in the Alice Tripp role.
Guiding Light: Episode dated 1 August 1981 (1981) (TV Episode)
Nola daydreams that she is Taylor's character in the classic film
Guiding Light: Episode dated 5 August 1981 (1981) (TV Episode)
Nola fantasizes she's Elizabeth Taylor's character in the classic film

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