Irreversible (2002) Poster



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Carne (1991) (Short)
I Stand Alone (1998)

Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


The Killing (1956)
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Poster above the toilet in Marcus' bathroom
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Movie poster in Alex' bedroom
Invocation of My Demon Brother (1969) (Short)
During the Rectum-scene, the looping drone-like score is very similar to the music used in Invocation of my Demon Brother.
Barry Lyndon (1975)
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
In both films a woman is brutally beaten and raped in a very long and graphic scene, and afterwards the search for the perpetrators and the hunger for revenge bring terrible consequences.
Possession (1981)
tunnel scene
Betrayal (1983)
Angst (1983)
Tunnel scene
Blue Velvet (1986)
Rapist inhaling drugs while wanting to be called Daddy, lawn with hose and little dog in the final scene
Dracula (1992)
I Stand Alone (1998)
Guest House Paradiso (1999)
The movies share Vincent Cassel and a fire-extinguisher-as-weapon.
Memento (2000)
Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
Cassel, Vincent's character Marcus refers to himself as Jean-François.
I Am Sam (2001)

Referenced in 

Last Exit (2003)
night scenes very similar in style
Cause toujours! (2004)
Laurent sees a "trash" movie in the TV and then describes it to the other characters. The movie he is alluding is "Irréversible" by Gaspar Noé.
Sister Mine (2004) (Short)
S&M-club sequence refers to the beginning of Noé's film
Les 10 Ans de 'La Haine' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Undercover Porno (2005) (Short)
Referenced by Michael Ehnert's Doppelganger when he mentions what stars made or wanted to do a porn movie.
This Filthy World (2006)
John Waters mentions it.
The Signal (2007)
Bashing heads several times with a fire extinguisher
F. (2007)
The subject of this documentary mentions this film.
Blackened Reveries (2009) (Short)
The camera work in this film was inspired by Irreversible
Viande d'origine française (2009) (TV Movie)
Jo Prestia (2011) (Short)
The actor played in and talk about his experience in this movie.
Drive (2011)
The infamous elevator scene is a reference to the controversial fire extinguisher scene in this film though it is not as graphic or violent.
My Pure Joy (2011)
Referenced in Dialogue
Forget Paris (2011)
Dan makes reference to the film's locations.
End Roll (2012)
DVD is shown.
Rubik's Cube Terror (2012) (Short)
The part with the witness walking in and out of the frame during the climax is a reference to the red tunnel scene in Irréversible (2002)
The Dirties (2013)
Matt mentions "Irréversible" and the club The Rectum.
The Cinema Snob: I Spit on Your Grave: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Snob and Neil discuss this film.
I'm Still Here (2013)
Part of the film's soundtrack plays during the smoking area scene
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
Four Kinds of Love (2014)
The wide shot of the rape scene during the film's climax is
Love (2015)
The infamous controversial rape scene is referenced in this film.

Featured in 

Zomergasten: Episode #18.6 (2005) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
Indie Sex: Extremes (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
Brows Held High: Spring Breakers (2014) (TV Episode)
The rape scene is shown when bringing up Benoit Debie.
John Waters Presents Movies That Will Corrupt You: Irreversible (TV Episode)
Featured film for this episode.

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: Peter's Daughter (2007) (TV Episode)
Peter repeatedly bashing Connie's head into a fire extinguisher cabinet mimics a similar scene in the movie.

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