Edit
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (Video Game 2005) Poster

Connections

Jump to: Follows (8) | Followed by (7) | References (18) | Referenced in (3) | Featured in (2) | Spoofs (8)

Follows 

Grand Theft Auto (1997) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto 2 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto III (2001) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)

Followed by 

Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (2009) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto V (2013) (Video Game)

References 

The Third Man (1949)
a spoof poster of the film appears in the game
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
There is a mission for Leon McAffrey entitled "Night of the Living Dreads", a reference to George A. Romero's "Night of the Living Dead".
Dirty Harry (1971)
"Callahan Point" and "Callahan Bridge" are named after the eponymous "Dirty" Harry Callahan of the series
Taxi Driver (1976)
in "Liberty City Stories", there is a taxi cab called the Bickle '76. This is a refernce to "Taxi Driver" in which the main character's last name is Bickle. The '76 part of the name of the taxi cab is a reference to the year that "Taxi Driver" came out which is 1976.
Game of Death (1978)
The yellow and black tracksuit ("Dragon Jumpsuit") is a direct homage to the one worn by Bruce Lee in Game of Death (1978).
Grease (1978)
Dan Sucho's name, appearance and car are based on Danny Zuko.
The Warriors (1979)
One of the Avenging Angels members will sometimes say "Can you dig it?".
Scarface (1983)
In the final cutscene, Salvatore's uncle says 'Every dog has his day'.
Smash TV (1990) (Video Game)
There is a side-mission called 'Slash TV', which parodies this game, where the player's character is surrounded by enemies, and is awarded cash for eliminating waves of them. The camera angle changes from the game's traditional third-person to a slightly angled overhead view so it looks like the original.
Goodfellas (1990)
J.D. O'Toole is killed just like a character from "Goodfellas".
L.A. Confidential (1997)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'L.C. Confidential' parodying the name of this title.
Grand Theft Auto III (2001) (Video Game)
Several Characters such as Toni Cipriani, McAffery and Donald Love are all characters from this game, as is the city 'Liberty City'
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
Before LCFR begins a woman announcer says 'Its the guy who's been run out of Vice City and San Andreas'
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Toni, the main character in Liberty City Stories, wears a yellow and black outfit that looks like the outfit Uma Thurman wore at the end of Kill Bill Vol. 1, which in turn, was a reference to the same suit that Bruce Lee wore in his film Game of Death (1978).
Manhunt (2003) (Video Game)
The melee weapons, some clothes, mission of the same name as a level, Carcer City mentioned on radio.
Grand Theft Auto Advance (2004) (Video Game)
There is also a character named Vinchenzo in that game and he has the same haircut
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
Before LCFR begins a woman announcer says 'Its the guy who's been run out of Vice City and San Andreas'
The Warriors (2005) (Video Game)
One of the Avenging Angels members will sometimes say "Can you dig it?".

Referenced in 

Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
Several songs from Head Radio and Lips 106 appear as ringtones Niko can buy. Toni is referenced in graffiti.
Troldspejlet: Episode #39.17 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his review of Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (VG)
Grand Theft Auto V (2013) (Video Game)
The Meltdown mission is very similar to this game's Love On the Run mission

Featured in 

X-Play: Grand Theft Auto IV Special (2008) (TV Episode)
The game is shown and discussed during the History of Grand Theft Auto segment.
GTA: Albany City Stories (2016) (Video)
Shows title screen

Spoofs 

The Guns of Navarone (1961)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'The Guns of Leone' parodying the name of this title.
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'Big Rumble in Little China' parodying the name of this title.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
'The Shoreside Redemption' mission is parodying the title.
The Whole Nine Yards (2000)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'The Whole Nine Yardies' parodying the name of this title.
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'Don in 60 Seconds' parodying the name of this title.
Dr. Phil (2002) (TV Series)
There is a radio show on LCFR in this video game called "Heartland Values" and is hosted by a man named "Nurse Bob" who does the same things that Dr. Phil does on his show.
Bo' Selecta! (2002) (TV Series)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'Ho Selecta!' parodying the name of this series.
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
A mission in GTA:LCS is named 'The Passion of the Heist' parodying the name of this title.

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page