The Asphalt Jungle (1950) Poster


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Version of 

Cairo (1963)
Cool Breeze (1972)

Edited into 

American Cinema: Film Noir (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips shown


Citizen Kane (1941)
A random life and the intimate desire to return to the origins.

Referenced in 

Rififi (1955)
The Andy Griffith Show: Andy and Barney in the Big City (1962) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Barney.
Le Doulos (1963)
The police switchboard and Silien's passion for horses at the end
The Legend of Marilyn Monroe (1965)
Stills of Marilyn and Calhern
City Lights: Episode dated 10 October 1979 (1979) (TV Episode)
This Year's Blonde (1980) (TV Movie)
The film's production is documented and Marilyn and Johnny attend the premiere.
Boldog születésnapot, Marilyn! (1981)
mentioned by John Huston
The Concrete Jungle (1982)
Referenced by title.
Pharos of Chaos (1983)
Stills shown & discussed.
Killer contro killers (1985)
Characters in this movie are named after the actors real names in the Asphalt Jungle (Sterling, Jaffe). The Jaffe-character in this movie is also a safecracker genius; and get a kick out of watching young girls dance; just as Sam Jaffes character in the Asphalt Jungle.
The World According to Smith & Jones: The Victorians (1987) (TV Episode)
Title on Empire Cinema marquee in still picture.
John Huston: The Man, the Movies, the Maverick (1988)
Stills shown and Monroe is discussed.
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
"I oughta have my head examined."
Mistress (1992)
Peggy mentions Marilyn Monroe's small part
Quantum Leap: Goodbye Norma Jean - April 4, 1960 (1993) (TV Episode)
Barbara says that she liked Marilyn Monroe's performance in the film.
Sunny Side Up (1994)
Who Do You Think You're Fooling? (1994) (Short)
The title is mentioned.
Heat (1995)
The Fifties (1997) (TV Mini-Series)
Blonde (2001) (TV Mini-Series)
Mentioned by characters.
American Masters: None Without Sin (2003) (TV Episode)
Marilyn Monroe's role in the movie is mentioned.
Scorsese on Scorsese (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Zodiac (2007)
Poster is shown in Robert Graysmith's house.
Gangster (2007)
Poster visible in Andy's office
Illegal: Marked for Life (2007) (Video)
Poster is shown. Referenced by Richard Schickel.
L.A. Noire (2011) (Video Game)
One of the 50 gold film reels you can find.
Smash: Pilot (2012) (TV Episode)
character Derek Wills ('Jack Davenport' (pv)) tells Karen Cartwright ('Katharine McPhee') "by the time she was 24, Marilyn had already done The Asphalt Jungle and All About Eve."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.136 (2013) (TV Episode)
Georgia Holt says that she was up for a role in the film but Marilyn Monroe got the part
RuPaul's Drag Race: Queens of Talk (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Joslyn.
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe: Part 1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Doctor DeShields tells Marilyn he loved her performance in the film.
Toni Lawrence: Back on the Menu (2016) (Video)

Featured in 

ABC Stage 67: The Legend of Marilyn Monroe (1966) (TV Episode)
Still photos of the movie are shown.
El crack dos (1983)
The movie is featured in a cinema
The 58th Annual Academy Awards (1986) (TV Special)
Marilyn Monroe: Beyond the Legend (1987)
clip shown with Marilyn Monroe, Louis Calhern
MGM: When the Lion Roars: The Lion in Winter (1992) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Biography: Marilyn Monroe: The Mortal Goddess (1994) (TV Episode)
brief clips shown
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
small clip shown
American Cinema: Film Noir (1995) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
Red Hollywood (1996) (Video)
Excerpts appear in the film.
Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen: Censored (1996) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Best of Film Noir (1999) (Video)
Clips shown.
TCM Guest Programmer: Buck Henry (2005) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the guest host
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006) (Video)
Clips shown.
Mark Kermode's Secrets of Cinema: The Heist (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips used to illustrate the genre

Spoofed in 

Rocky and His Friends: Crash Drive or Oedipus Wrecks/Fender Benders or The Asphalt Bungle (1960) (TV Episode)
Title spoofed in chapter title pun "The Asphalt Bungle".

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