The Dreamers (2003)
a still from this movie is shown in Theo and Isabelle's flat
Theo reenacts Tony Carmonte's death scene
mentioned by Matthew
Isabelle quotes a famous line from this film, telling Matthew "There is no such thing as love, only proofs of love".
Matthew dresses like Jim (in a red jacket, a white T-shirt, and blue jeans) during the Louvre sequence
Michael, Theo, and Isabelle running through the Louvre is reminiscent of Jules, Jim, and Catherine running on the bridge
Matthew, Theo, and Isabelle race through the Louvre in homage to this film
music from this film is heard
a still of Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullman is shown in Matthew's room
After Isabelle realizes her mother has seen her sleeping naked with her brother she tries to kill the three of them with natural gas. When she closes her eyes images of the suicide of Mouchette from Robert Bresson's film appear.
as raindrops slide down a window, they appear via lighting to be sliding down a face
Homage to the scene where a female character loses her virginity while a male character fries an egg.
Poster in club
poster in store
DVD cover shown.
As Matthew realizes the dream of an experience in Paris is over at the end of the movie, "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien" plays into the end credits. This is the same song used to signal the 'kicks' in Inception.
Brief clips are featured to illustrate the MPAA's justification for its NC-17 rating.
Ranks at #10