Lost in Translation (2003) Poster


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Edited into 

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


Casablanca (1942)
The whiskey commercial director mentions Casablanca to Bob.
A King in New York (1957)
Whiskey Commercial
North by Northwest (1959)
(Shaving scene)
La Dolce Vita (1960)
Lolita (1962)
A romance between an older man and a much younger woman; female lead named Charlotte; composer named Bob Harris.
The Graduate (1967)
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
The title song is sung in a bar. Roger Moore is mentioned in relation to the 007 character.
Sans Soleil (1983)
Dreams (1990)
Charlotte's private witnessing of the wedding at the temple alludes to (both thematically and in shot composition) the Wedding of the Foxes in Dreams
Rushmore (1998)
In the Mood for Love (2000)
"Lost" copies the ending where the main male character ends his love affair by whispering a secret, unknown to the audience. Sofia Coppola thanked Wong Kar-Wai at the Oscars for his infuence on her film.
Traffic (2000)
Backflash (2001) (Video)
the final encounter between the main characters; the male whispers something to the female, but the line is unheard.
The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
At the press conference Ann Faris talks about Keanu's character dying and being reincarnated in a movie featuring martial arts i.e Matrix Revolutions

Referenced in 

Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
the japanese wo says that he looks like charlie brown
Lost on Location: Behind the Scenes of 'Lost in Translation' (2004) (Video)
what this documentary is documenting, the making of this film
Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 19 February 2004 (2004) (TV Episode)
Vincent de Klerk is talking about the film.
Entourage: Entourage (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Entourage: New York (2004) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Fear of Clowns (2004) (Video)
poster in movie theater
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
One of the gambits is given this name.
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2004) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
High Chaparall: Ilona Staller (Cicciolina) (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name
Lost: ...In Translation (2005) (TV Episode)
Episode title
Ut (2005) (Short)
The scene with the out-of focus cityscape in the background with lots of blurred lights in different colours, similiar to several scenes featured in Lost In Translation
Lost in Transportation (2005) (Short)
title reference
The Dialogue: An Interview with Screenwriter Sheldon Turner (2006) (Video)
Turner expresses disdain for Coppola's film
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) (Video)
On theater marquee.
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody: Lost in Translation (2006) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Mighty Boosh Live (2006) (Video)
The Peaches song is in both films.
Family Guy: Road to Rupert (2007) (TV Episode)
The movie is shown in the cinema
Le weekend (2007) (Short)
Narrator makes a reference
Entourage: No Cannes Do (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Billy
Big Bang: Episode #1.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
That Mitchell and Webb Look: Episode #2.1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue as a movie in which nothing happens at all
Nostalgia Critic: Space Jam (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic recommends Bill Murray get in touch with Sofia Coppola, who directed this movie.
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale (2009) (Short)
Poster seen on wall
Big in Japan: Lost in Translation (2009) (TV Episode)
title reference
Boner Buddies (2009) (Short)
DVD box shown
Nostalgia Critic: North (2009) (TV Episode)
Film mentioned by name.
NCIS: Good Cop, Bad Cop (2009) (TV Episode)
The scene where Gibbs whispers something to Ziva, which the audience can't hear
The Troop: Lost in Translation (2009) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
CollegeHumor Originals: Ambiguous Endings Resolved (2009) (TV Episode)
The movie gets a clarified ending.
Better Off Ted: Lust in Translation (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference
De blauwe bus (2010) (Short)
talked about
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Back-up Plan/The Losers/Paper Man (2010) (TV Episode)
Diego Kontarovsky says "Paper Man" is half this movie.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.183 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "A Kiss Is Still a Kiss"
Youp Wacht... (2010) (Video)
Mentioned bij Youp van't Hek
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Toy Story 3/Cyrus/Jonah Hex (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen compares the trailer of "Somewhere" to "Lost in Translation"
At the Movies: Venice Film Festival 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
In a discussion on Somewhere, David Stratton describes it as being a derivative of Lost In Translation.
Connor Undercover: Lost in Translation (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Saturday Night Live: Scarlett Johansson/Arcade Fire (2010) (TV Episode)
Scarlett Johansson is asked about "Lost in Translation" in the "Hollywood Dish" segment.
CBS News Up to the Minute: Episode dated 16 December 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
A.O. Scott mentions film title as part of Sofia Coppola's film resume
Melissa & Joey: Lost in Translation (2011) (TV Episode)
title reference
Hasta la Vista (2011)
Mentioned in dialog between Lars and the Spanish girl.
10 pelis (2011)
Talked about
The Exes: Lost in Translation (2012) (TV Episode)
title reference
Norman Lovett: Outside the Box (2012) (Video)
Mentioned by Norman.
36 (2012)
DVD visible
Storage Wars: Texas: Aust-in-Translation (2012) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Whitney: Lost in Transition (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Royal Pains: Lawson Translation (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
At the Movies: Episode #10.25 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Margaret Pomeranz in a review of The Bling Ring as another movie by Sofia Coppola.
Come Dine with Me Canada: Oakville/Burlington: Steve Lydon - Block 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
The narrator mentions the movie by name.
Come Dine with Me Canada: Specialty Italian Challenge - Lazzaro Cristiano Pisu: Block 4 (2013) (TV Episode)
The narrator mentions the movie by name.
Dog with a Blog: Lost in Stanslation (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Trece y medio (13½) (2014) (Short)
The relation between characters is strongly inspired in the Sofia Coppola film.
Aspirational (2014) (Short)
Movie is referenced
Faking It: Lust in Translation (2014) (TV Episode)
title reference
Bangkok Airport: Lost in Translation (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced in episode title.
Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List (2015)
Mentioned in dialogue as part of a Bill Murray festival.
Nostalgia Critic: Osmosis Jones (2015) (TV Episode)
"Get me 2ccs of Lost in Translation stat!"
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #6.18 (2015) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
Anomalisa (2015)
Numerous similarities in shot composition and thematic material.
JonTron: StarCade Episode 6: Yoda Stories (2015) (TV Episode)
"...looking like Bill Murray in Lost in Translation."
Flat Earth & Other Hot Potatoes: Episode #1.22 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Patricia.
Keanu (2016)
Mentioned as a movie that Anna Faris starred in.
The Cinema Snob: Last Ounce of Courage (2016) (TV Episode)
"What Bill Murray whispered to Scarlett Johannson"
Famous in Love: Found in Translation (2017) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The 3rd Degree with Minotauro Nogueira: Karate/Japan (2017) (TV Episode)
Character looking through the window of the cab, reflecting the lights of a Japanese city - same shot
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #10.2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
Juliet, Naked (2018)
Film poster seen outside a cinema
Norm Macdonald Has a Show: Michael Keaton (2018) (TV Episode)
Norm is angry that it's never revealed what Murray said to Johansson at the end of the movie.
Shawn Mendes & Zedd: Lost in Japan (2018) (Video)
The music video reenacts scenes from the 2003 film Lost in Translation, where Mendes plays the role of Bob (originally portrayed by Bill Murray).
Dix pour cent: Isabelle (2018) (TV Episode)
Isabelle Huppert mentions the film in relation to Scarlett Johansson


Seven Samurai (1954)
La Dolce Vita (1960)
characters watch older film on TV
Tomei-tengu (1960)
Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Series)
Matthew's Best Hit TV (2001) (TV Series)
Bill Murray is guest star for this show, only for this film.
Shiritsu tantei Hama Maiku (2002) (TV Series)
Seen on a TV

Featured in 

Kevin Shields: City Girl (2003) (Video)
clips shown
Siskel & Ebert: The Best Films of 2003 (2004) (TV Episode)
Roeper's #3 pick; Ebert's #2 pick.
The 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Goedemorgen Nederland: Episode dated 19 February 2004 (2004) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Zomergasten: Episode #17.4 (2004) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
Best! Movies! Ever!: Goodbyes (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best "goodbye" scenes in movies
Indie Sex: Extremes (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
20 to 1: Adults Only 20 to 01: Hottest Stars on the Planet (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Scarlett Johansson.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.45 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is included in a montage of Scarlett Johansson films
20 to 1: Megastars with Megabucks (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Scarlett Johansson.
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Maltin on Movies: Top 10 Films of the Decade (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
The Dirties (2013)
Opening credits and letter style of the title of this film are used.
Nostalgia Critic: Is Tree of Life Full of Shit? (2014) (TV Episode)
"What did Bill Murray say at the end of Lost in Translation?"
Honest Trailers: Ghost in the Shell (2017) (2017) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Best Enjoyed Alone (2018) (TV Episode)
Lost in Translation is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Academy Award Original Screenplays (2016) (TV Episode)
Lost in Translation is #7.


Matthew's Best Hit TV (2001) (TV Series)
Bill Murray was guest in This variety TV.

Spoofed in 

The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Bill Murray's character awakens to find Billy Crystal running by naked and telling him they made a mistake
Baby Mama (2008)
Barry whispers in Angie's ear the secret of success
Demo Reel: Lost in Translation (Bromance Version) (2012) (TV Episode)
Donnie was unable to get a parodied film of this film to be made so he does a spoof of it at the Shad Con.
The Parodies Volume 3 (2013) (Video)
Very loose XXX parody of the movie plot
The Program (2015)
Lance Armstrong makes a whisky commercial, copying the ones Bill Murray did

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