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The Blue Angel (1930)
a still from this movie is shown in Theo and Isabelle's flat
City Lights (1931)
Freaks (1932)
Scarface (1932)
Theo reenacts Tony Carmonte's death scene
Top Hat (1935)
mentioned by Matthew
Les dames du Bois de Boulogne (1945)
Isabelle quotes a famous line from this film, telling Matthew "There is no such thing as love, only proofs of love".
Paisan (1946)
Johnny Guitar (1954)
Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
Matthew dresses like Jim (in a red jacket, a white T-shirt, and blue jeans) during the Louvre sequence
Touch of Evil (1958)
The 400 Blows (1959)
Breathless (1960)
Jules and Jim (1962)
Michael, Theo, and Isabelle running through the Louvre is reminiscent of Jules, Jim, and Catherine running on the bridge
Band of Outsiders (1964)
Matthew, Theo, and Isabelle race through the Louvre in homage to this film
Pierrot le Fou (1965)
music from this film is heard
Persona (1966)
a still of Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullman is shown in Matthew's room
Mouchette (1967)
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.
La chinoise (1967)
In Cold Blood (1967)
as raindrops slide down a window, they appear via lighting to be sliding down a face
Langlois (1970)
J'ai faim, j'ai froid (1984) (Short)
Homage to the scene where a female character loses her virginity while a male character fries an egg.

Referenced in 

9 Songs (2004)
Poster in club
Ti piace Hitchcock? (2005) (TV Movie)
poster in store
Medianeras (2005) (Short)
movie poster
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Inception (2010)
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.


The Cameraman (1928)
City Lights (1931)
Freaks (1932)
Scarface (1932)
Blonde Venus (1932)
Top Hat (1935)
Breathless (1960)
Mouchette (1967)

Featured in 

Outside the Window: Events in May 1968 (2004) (Video)
clips shown
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
Brief clips are featured to illustrate the MPAA's justification for its NC-17 rating.
Beyond Clueless (2014)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Foreign Films with Erotic Themes (2015) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #10

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