Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Poster


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Summer with Monika (1953)
The beach scene, dancing while the phonograph is playing.
Charulata (1964)
The shots of Suzy with binoculars are inspired in Charulata
Mary Poppins (1964)
The rooftop silhouettes at the end of this film are similar to the "Step in Time" chimney sweep sequence
Dad's Army (1968) (TV Series)
As the Scouts walk through the field with their homemade weapons this mimics the intro to the television series Dad's Army
The Honeymoon Killers (1969)
The scene showing letters exchanged with overlapping voiceovers mirrors a scene from "The Honeymoon Killers".
S.W.A.L.K. (1971)
The basic plot of "Kingdom" is heavily inspired by "Melody", as acknowledged by the director himself.
The Godfather (1972)
Cousin Ben says "Take the carbon, leave the Bible.", mirroring the famous line from this film.
Badlands (1973)
The main characters living in a treehouse and dancing on the shore is a reference to this film.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Dummy in bed that moves when door is opened.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Scoutmaster Ward tears down the poster in Sam's tent revealing a hole behind it, just like Andy's cell in The Shawshank Redemption.
Titanic (1997)
Sam paints Suzy's portrait in the same fashion as Jack painting Rose; Suzy even lays in the same pose.
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
The shot of the eerie masked figures up in the balcony mirrors a scene from 'Eyes Wide Shut'.

Referenced in 

South Park: A Nightmare on Facetime (2012) (TV Episode)
seen on sign at Blockbuster
Special Collector's Edition: La carrera del siglo (2013) (TV Episode)
Blu-ray release
Happy Hour Sketch Comedy: That Hipster Indie Hit (2013) (TV Episode)
Wes Anderson Homage
Film 2015: Episode dated 5 March 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Robbie Collin when reviewing The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Four Kinds of Love (2014)
Both include introducing a character as a wide, front on shot.
Trece y medio (13½) (2014) (Short)
In a conversation in the middle of the film, the close-ups are exactly the same as a reference.
The Empire Strikes Back Uncut: Director's Cut (2014)
characters looks the same
Porno (2014) (Short)
Some of the shoots are strongly inspired in the Wes Anderson universe
A Grand Day Out (2014) (Short)
The opening scene is an homage to a scene in this earlier movie
Lewis Dalgliesh: Forgive Me Blue Sky (2015) (Short)
Every single angle of a table is filmed symmetrically at least once.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Cannes Film Festival 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips shown after Margaret Pomeranz mentions that it was the opening night movie.
Great Movie Mistakes IV (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2012 (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned among several of Bruce Willis' 2012 films
70th Golden Globe Awards (2013) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
At the Movies: Episode #10.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown when it is revealed that this movie came in at No. 8 in a viewers' poll on the top 10 movies of 2012.
The 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards (2013) (TV Special)
Nomination presentation for best supporting male, screenplay, feature.
The Oscars (2013) (TV Special)
Nomination presentation for best original screenplay.
A Story of Children and Film (2013)
Clips shown

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