The Sheltering Sky (1990)
In the opening shot, Buck Henry, talking with Walter Stuckel (Fred Ward) about great long shots in movies, cites the tracking shot with Debra Winger in "The Sheltering Sky."
The movie theater is showing The Sheltering Sky and Raging Bull
Crow: "Come on! 'The Sheltering Sky' moved quicker than this movie!"
referenced in clue in "Author! Author!" category
Various editions of the original book are seen on his book shelf, and clips from the movie are edited into this film.
A clip featuring Kit and Port Moresby from The Sheltering Sky is shown.