In the Mood for Love (2000) Poster


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Followed by 

2046 (2004)


Chungking Express (1994)
Food references, the interplay b/w the two main characters, and the general plot trajectory
Happy Together (1997)
Scene in taxi cab.

Referenced in 

My Wife Is 18 (2002)
Poster of the movie is in the film.
Ying xiong: Cause - The Birth of Hero (2002) (Video)
Mentioned by name
Dazhe ne dumay! (2003)
One of the characters rents a video with this movie.
Lost in Translation (2003)
"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.
Film Geek (2005)
Scotty mentions it. Also, video case is shown in a video store ("In The Mood For Love").
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Both films deal with married people committing adulterous acts. "Fa yeung" used and re-popularized the Spanish version of the song "Quizas, Quizas, Quizas (Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps)", which is heard playing when Jack is in Mexico in "Brokeback", as a tribute to the earlier film.
Afstiros katallilo (2008)
Poster shown
I Killed My Mother (2009)
Slow-motion bodily movement with a heavily stringed orchestral score transitions
Un heureux événement (2011)
DVD jacket shown in the video library at the beginning of the movie.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.77 (2012) (TV Episode)
Madonna mentions that she was inspired by the film
Bad Education: Christmas (2013) (TV Episode)
Jing says that "In the Mood for Love" is the best film of the last 20 years.
Northern Lights (2016)
Poster shown
Bittersweet Memories (2017) (Short)

Featured in 

Man yan (2004)
A pirated DVD vendor plays the DVD on his TV while he is having sex with a prostitute.
Le cinéma passe à table (2005) (TV Movie)
Movie scene from this Movie can be seen here
Nada Tenho de Meu: Angkor-Vat (Camboja) (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

My Wife Is 18 (2002)
There is a scene with a character dressed like Maggie Cheung's character in this film.
Qing dian da sheng (2005)
A character speaks his secret into a hole on the pole, which is a spoof of a similar scene in FA YEUNG NIN WA.
DVD (2006) (Short)
Characters suddenly appear in a foreign movie trailer, speaking in japanese and with music, colour and even feelings that ry to evoque those from "In the Mood for Love"

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