To Live and Die in L.A. (1985) Poster


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Edited into 

Counterfeit World: Making 'To Live and Die in L.A.' (2003) (Video)
many scenes shown/discussed

Referenced in 

Fletch (1985)
To Live & Shave in LA (1986)
title (spoof) reference
Video Violence (1987) (Video)
Poster is shown in a video store.
Remote Control (1988)
Video case and poster are shown in a video store.
L.A. Law: To Live and Diet in L.A. (1989) (TV Episode)
title reference
Doogie Howser, M.D.: To Live and Die in Brentwood (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Secrets of Dick Smith (1991) (TV Short)
Totally F***ed Up (1993)
A variation of the title is displayed on screen.
Mr. Write (1994)
"To Live and Fry in L.A."
Melrose Place: To Live & Die in Malibu (1995) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Big Hit (1998)
Dangerous driving scenes are alluded to.
Ronin (1998)
Hairshirt (1998)
Ca. 14 minutes into the film Danny and Corey reference the film in dialog.
Angel: To Shanshu in L.A. (2000) (TV Episode)
The title is, "To Shanshu in L.A.". In the episode, 'shanshu' is revealed to mean 'live and die'.
Family Guy: To Love and Die in Dixie (2001) (TV Episode)
title reference
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
the whole counterfeiting aspect of the game is based on the movie, a song from the movie(Dance Hall Days by Wang Chung) is in the game, the victim's perspective shot of Rick Masters murdering Waxman is homaged in the game when Tommy and Lance shoot Diaz, the movie's last line 'You work for me now' is said in the game by Diaz
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
There is a car chase in GTA:SA that is clearly copied from To Live and Die in L.A. The scenery and the action, etc.
TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory (2006) (TV Special)
Konnan says "To live and die in LAX" during the Latin American Exchange's promo.
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
There is a mission titled 'To Live and Die In Alderney'.
Il solitario (2008)
Reference the film in the final part
Psych: High Top Fade Out (2009) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "This is straight out of 'To Live and Die in L.A.'"
Castle: To Love and Die in L.A. (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIV (2013) (TV Episode)
Opening credits: "To Live & Die in Lazebnik"
I Know That Voice (2013)
DVD case is visible.
Nostalgia Critic: Why Do Good Directors Go Bad? (2016) (TV Episode)
among William Friedkin's work
Manhunter: The Mind of Madness - An Interview with William Petersen (2016) (Video)
mentioned as William Petersen's first major role


Of Human Bondage (1934)
Playing on television and being watched by John Turturro and Jacqueline Giroux.

Featured in 

Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
footage appears throughout
Hollywood's Hottest Car Chases (2010) (TV Movie)
Discussed and clips shown in part 1.

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