Night on Earth (1991)
Roberto Benigni's character occasionally hums the opening theme of 'Alfred Hitchcock Presents', among other tunes.
Mentioned in dialogue
Corky quotes Popeye's "I yam what I yam" line at one point.
Roberto Begnini's character briefly sings "Streets of Laredo", the theme from "Bang the Drum Slowly".
The Roman taxi driver (Roberto Benigni) has an 8-ball as a gearstick knob. In Down by Law (1986), Benigni played a character who killed a man using an 8-ball.
Movie marquee seen
Butch & Esmeralda's taxi cab conversation mirrors the five taxi cab stories in 'Night on Earth', down to shot composition and the nature of their passenger-driver relationship.
videotape seen behind a girl
One of the primary inspirations for the film. Main titles were made intentionally similar to ones in this movie, but with Moon instead of Earth and live-action footage instead of model.
another Jim Jarmusch film
DVD of this movie could be glimpsed in the mess on the bed.
Excerpts appear in the film.
Clips of the movie