To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
many scenes shown/discussed
title (spoof) reference
Poster is shown in a video store.
Video case and poster are shown in a video store.
A variation of the title is displayed on screen.
"To Live and Fry in L.A."
Dangerous driving scenes are alluded to.
Ca. 14 minutes into the film Danny and Corey reference the film in dialog.
The title is, "To Shanshu in L.A.". In the episode, 'shanshu' is revealed to mean 'live and die'.
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
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.
Konnan says "To live and die in LAX" during the Latin American Exchange's promo.
There is a mission titled 'To Live and Die In Alderney'.
Reference the film in the final part
Shawn says, "This is straight out of 'To Live and Die in L.A.'"
Opening credits: "To Live & Die in Lazebnik"
DVD case is visible.
among William Friedkin's work
mentioned as William Petersen's first major role
Playing on television and being watched by John Turturro and Jacqueline Giroux.
footage appears throughout
Discussed and clips shown in part 1.