Angel Heart (1987) Poster



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Remade as 

Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


Sinner's Saint (2012) (Short)
The main character/situation and distinct fictional universe from Angel Heart was used to create the story of Sinner's Saint.


Rebecca (1940)
The Mickey Mouse Club (1955) (TV Series)
Mickey Rourke asks the cop whether he ever watches "The Mickey Mouse Club"; then he says "today is Wednesday: anything-can-happen day"
Chinatown (1974)

Referenced in 

The Resurrection of Michael Myers (1987) (Video)
Poster seen.
At the Movies: Shoot to Kill/The Serpent and the Rainbow/She's Having a Baby/The Unbearable Lightness of Being/School Daze (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Serpent and the Rainbow" review.
Saturday Night Live: Danny DeVito/The Bangles (1988) (TV Episode)
Still picture on screen during 'Sex Tonight' intro.
Splendor (1989)
Movieposter can be seen
Final Cut (1989)
Poster seen in video store.
The Commitments (1991)
A copy of the film can be seen in the video store scene.
Seinfeld: The Smelly Car (1993) (TV Episode)
on shelf in video store
Witchcraft VI (1994) (Video)
A character dressed and made up similar to Robert DeNiro's character, also eats an egg and has dialogue similar to DeNiro's.
Se7en (1995)
The Cosby Show: A Look Back (2002) (TV Movie)
Beat the Devil (2002) (Short)
Silent Hill 3 (2003) (Video Game)
Designer Masahiro Ito confirmed on Twitter that the spinning fan imagery in Silent Hill 1 and 3 was inspired by Angel Heart.
Oldboy (2003)
Man falls in love with his own daughter as result of conspiracy by his rival
The Machinist (2004)
Toward the end of the movie, the protagonist repeats "I know who you are" several times, echoing Harry Angel's realization "I know who I am," also repeated several times toward the end of Alan Parker's film. Also, Ivan's diabolical persona shares ominous characteristics with Louis Cyphre's character.
The Making of 'Enemy of the State' (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Das kleine Arschloch und der alte Sack - Sterben ist Scheiße (2006)
Mentioned during the Devil/Old Fart questioning
Ein Teufel für Familie Engel (2007) (TV Movie)
Devil character is named "Lou Ziffer Zwei"
Face Eater (2008)
The Angel Heart film can be seen on the desk in Flecks' bookstore.
At the Movies: Summer Special 2008/09 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in a review of The Wrestler as another movie in which Mickey Rourke has appeared.
The Commune (2009)
Recurring music that is a repressed memory is used same number of times.
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Sex scene with blood dripping from the ceiling
The Big Box: Jigsaw (2009) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown.
Hollywood's Best Film Directors: Alan Parker (2010) (TV Episode)
Film mentioned during introduction.
A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King (2011) (TV Movie)
still picture
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mickey Rourke as one of the three hardest movies he has ever done when an interview with him is shown in a montage of interviews.
Playback (2012)
mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.197 (2013) (TV Episode)
Matt Damon talks about seeing Mickey Rourke in the film
Film 2017: Episode dated 11 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Danny Leigh interviews Alan Parker on the filming of this movie
Christmas Cruelty! (2013)
Supernatural: Angel Heart (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Gamechangers (2015) (TV Movie)
Sex scene mentioned.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Hollywood's Outdated Ratings System (1987) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
The Siskel & Ebert 500th Anniversary Special (1989) (TV Movie)
Clip is shown.
100 Years of Horror: Demons (1996) (TV Episode)
A Century of Black Cinema (2003) (Video)
Clips shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.101 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Mickey Rourke films
Film 2017: Episode dated 11 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Several clips are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Devils (2014) (TV Episode)
Louis Cyphre gets an honorable mention.
Trailer Trauma 3: 80s Horrorthon (2017) (Video)
The film's theatrical trailer is featured.
Mark Kermode's Secrets of Cinema: Horror (2018) (TV Episode)
clips shown

Spoofed in 

The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #3.1 (1999) (TV Episode)
Recreated in the Bobby De Niro song (Adam dances in front of a church with long fingernails and an egg).
Star Stories: The Take That Story: How Our Success Was Nothing to Do with Robert Williams (2007) (TV Episode)
Nigel Martin-Smith is a parody of Louis Cyphre
Eagleheart: Honch (2014) (TV Episode)
Brett Mobley, dressed as the Louis Cypher character, is revealed to be the Devil and says the same Sophocles quote Cypher delivered.
Silver Tongue (2019) (Short)
The egg eating scene is parodied

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