Southland Tales (2006) Poster


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Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
One character echoes Christina's plea to "remember my name."
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
The commercial of the SUV's humping is a homage to the opening sequence of Dr. Strangelove.
Repo Man (1984)
The scene involving a levitating Ice Cream Truck is a reference to the final scene in Repo Man.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
A poster can be seen when Roland falls into the dumpster
Deep Throat II (1987) (Video)
"Are you Deep Throat 2?" "Oh, I'm not in that movie."
Predator 2 (1990)
When pitching Krysta Now's (Sarah Michelle Gellar) mystery project "The Power" to Roland Taverner (Sean William Scott), Dwayne Johnson's character Jericho Cane uses King Willie's line "There's no stoppin' what can't be stopped" going on "Only God can stop it", leaving away the orginal end "...no killin' what can't be killed" to describe the fact that the world is coming to an end either way.
Jurassic Park (1993)
"Must go faster, must go faster!"
The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
One of Krysta Now's catch phrases ("The Future Is Now") is from the company's tagline.
Mortal Kombat (1995)
Christopher Lambert's chuckles and then says "Sorry", just as he did in Mortal Kombat
The Big Lebowski (1998)
the musical scene with Justin Timberlake is a reference to the musical dream sequences in The Big Lebowski, with all the bowling alleys and the sexy dancers
Lost in Space (1998)
A poster can be seen when Roland falls into the dumpster
Donnie Darko (2001)
A poster can be seen when Roland falls into the dumpster
Mulholland Drive (2001)
The scene involving Rebekah Del Rio is a reference to the Silencio scene in Mulholland Drive
Mr. Deeds (2002)
A poster can be seen when Roland falls into the dumpster
Doom (2005)
A poster can be seen when Roland falls into the dumpster
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
A car crashes through a billboard

Referenced in 

An Evening with Kevin Smith 2: Evening Harder (2006) (Video)
Kevin talks about being offered a role in the movie by Richard Kelly.
This Is the Way the World Ends (2007) (Short)
An animated short-film based on the future of the Southland Tales universe.
Big Bang: Episode #1.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
I Am Legend (2007)
Poster in the video store
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #13.14 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David Roper
Siskel & Ebert: The Worst of 2007 (2008) (TV Episode)
#4 on Roeper's list.
Monster (2008) (Video)
This film is referenced
Saturday Night Live: Tina Fey/Carrie Underwood (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Amber
Saturday Night Live: Ellen Page/Wilco (2008) (TV Episode)
Poster shown on Weekend Update
Prom Night (2008)
seen in newspaper ad
Saturday Night Live: Shia LaBeouf/My Morning Jacket (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Weekend Update
Saturday Night Live: Dwayne Johnson/Ray LaMontagne (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Dwayne's Tough Guy song during monologue
Atop the Fourth Wall: Captain Tax Time #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
"Southland Tales said it would end in a bang and would not shut up about it"
Atop the Fourth Wall: Battle for Bludhaven #3-4 (2012) (TV Episode)
"Southland Tales will not stop haunting me!"
Nostalgia.exe (2014) (Short)
Sarah Tonin's line "Do you bleed?" is an homage to a line spoken by Justin Timberlake in Richard Kelly's film.
Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) (Short)
DVD on the shelf.


Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
The opening scene of the film and the climactic scene are each seen on televisions.

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 17 November 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips shown for the review.
USIDent TV: Surveilling the Southland (2008) (Video)
A behind-the-scenes featurette of Southland Tales.
The Making of 'Southland Tales' (2008) (Video)
Making of
Atop the Fourth Wall: Southland Tales (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Atop the Fourth Wall: Raver #1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"It's almost exactly like Southland Tales in that regard."

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