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Once Upon a Time in... Hollywood (2019) Poster

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Edited from 

The Great Escape (1963)
Rick fantasizes his appearance in the Steve McQueen role.
Death on the Run (1967)
Footage from this film is used to represent "Operazione Dyn-O-Mite!"

References 

The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Statue in the bookstore
The Outlaw (1943)
Filmed at Spahn Ranch
White Heat (1949)
Shot of car driving into the drive-in theater
The Golden Stallion (1949)
A poster is visible in Rick Dalton's house.
I Love Lucy (1951) (TV Series)
Mentioned in dialogue by Sadie: "Every TV show but 'I Love Lucy' taught us how to kill".
Viva Zapata! (1952)
When Rick Dalton is getting ready to film the TV western pilot, the director asks his costume designer to fit Rick with a "Zapata mustache"; in reference to Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata.
Giant (1956)
The Manson family girls walk next to a giant poster of "Giant" after they go dumpster diving. Only the bottom part of the post is seen, but it's about a hundred feet wide.
Have Gun - Will Travel (1957) (TV Series)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
Zorro (1957) (TV Series)
In George Spahn's room there's a picture of Guy Williams as Zorro on the wall.
Gunman's Walk (1958)
A poster of Rick Dalton in Tanner is inspired by Gunman's Walk.
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958) (TV Series)
"Bounty Law" from Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is based on this show
Combat! (1962) (TV Series)
Advertisement on bus.
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Cliff calls Bruce Lee "Cato", the Asian martial artist character hired to spar with Inspector Clouseau in The Pink Panther (1963) series.
The Secret Invasion (1964)
Rick Dalton's performance in Combat in Hell and also the poster of this nonexistent movie both pay tribute to this Roger Corman's war film.
Minnesota Clay (1964)
Referenced through "Nebraska Jim". Both this film and "Nebraska Jim" are also directed by Sergio Corbucci.
Hullabaloo (1965) (TV Series)
Rick appears in a fictional musical number from the tv show.
The Possessed (1965)
A radio spot advertisement mentions it.
Honey West (1965) (TV Series)
Poster visible on a bus stop billboard.
Batman (1966) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Marvin Schwarz and a radio ad for the show plays during the end credits.
Savage Gringo (1966)
The German title for this film, "Nebraska Jim", is used as the title of a Spaghetti Western Dalton appears in.
Operazione Goldman (1966)
Operazione Dyn-O-Mite!, a fictional Eurospy film directed by Antonio Margheriti, recalls an actual Margheriti film, Operazione Goldman, known in USA as Lightning Bolt
Dark Shadows (1966) (TV Series)
Poster visible on a bus stop billboard.
Torn Curtain (1966)
Unused score from Hitchcock's movie can be heard twice in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Dynamite Jim (1966)
Score from this is used in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
The Green Hornet (1966) (TV Series)
During their sparring match, Cliff Booth tauntingly refers to Bruce Lee as "Kato." Lee had played that character on the recently-cancelled TV series.
Navajo Joe (1966)
Shots of Rick Dalton on set of Corbucci's movie is a reconstruction of a scene from this film.
Don't Make Waves (1967)
Poster is on the wall.
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
The 14 Fists of McCluskey is based on The end of The Dirty Dozen
Any Gun Can Play (1967)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
A poster is visible in Roman Polanski's house.
Valley of the Dolls (1967)
Discussed with Sharon Tate about her appearance in the film
The Graduate (1967)
"Mrs. Robinson" is heard on the radio
Danger: Diabolik (1968)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Seen on the marquee on the Vine theater.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
A poster is visible outside the Pantages theater.
The Rosey Grier Show (1968) (TV Series)
Poster visible on a bus stop billboard.
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Rick mentions Roman Polanski as the director of this film after seeing him for the first time
Turn Me On! (1968)
"Babette" and "The Turn-On!" are both featured on the marquee of the Pussycat Theatre in the film.
Targets (1968)
Shot of trailer behind drive-in theater screen
Pretty Poison (1968)
Is playing along with "Lady in Cement" at the drive-in.
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968)
Scene where Cliff Booth and his dog are watching TV.
Funny Girl (1968)
A poster is shown outside Columbia Studios.
Lancer (1968) (TV Series)
A scene of an episode being filmed is showed.
Oliver! (1968)
A poster is shown outside Columbia Studios.
The Boston Strangler (1968)
A billboard for "The Boston Strangler" can be seen on Hollywood Blvd.
Ice Station Zebra (1968)
A poster is visible outside the Pantages theater.
Sartana Does Not Forgive (1968)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
They Came to Rob Las Vegas (1968)
A poster is shown.
Lady in Cement (1968)
Title on theatre marquee.
Joanna (1968)
A poster is shown.
The Killing of Sister George (1968)
A poster is visible on the side of a bus.
Candy (1968)
Billboard advertisement.
The Mercenary (1968)
Is showing at the same theater as "The Wrecking Crew".
Three in the Attic (1968)
Is shown playing at the Pantages theater.
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Title reference
The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968)
"The Night They Raided Minsky's" is displayed on the marquee of the Vogue Theatre on Hollywood Blvd.
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Rick Dalton's fictional war film is a reference to this Tarantino's long time favourite as well as to The Guns of Navarone.
The Sergeant (1968)
A poster is visible outside the Pantages theater.
Krakatoa: East of Java (1968)
Featured on the marquee for the Cinerama Dome
Return of the Secret Society (1968)
"Babette" and "The Turn-On!" are both featured on the marquee of the Pussycat Theatre in the film.
Model Shop (1969)
A poster is shown outside Columbia Studios.
Sweet Charity (1969)
A poster is visible outside the Pantages theater.
Mackenna's Gold (1969)
A poster is shown outside Columbia Studios.
Pendulum (1969)
"Pendulum" is playing at the Fox Theatre, Westwood Village when Sharon Tate goes to watch herself in "The Wrecking Crew" at the Fox Bruin across the street.
The Illustrated Man (1969)
An ad for the film is heard on the radio.
Sam Whiskey (1969)
A poster is visible.
Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)
A shot of James Stacy played by Timothy Olyphant getting his revolver out of a holster is an exact copy of the same shot from Gunf of the Magnificent Seven - the movie that came out in the year Tarantino's movie takes place in.
Easy Rider (1969)
Rick Dalton calls Tex Dennis Hopper referring to this actor/director who became popular and very recognizable after his movie Easy Rider came out in 1969.
Hell's Angels '69 (1969)
A poster is visible outside the Pantages theater.
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)
Cited by Tarantino as the main inspiration for recreating the atmosphere of the Sweet Sixties (even including Rick Dalton's jacket that references Bob's jacket from Mazursky's film). Also, there is a hidden reference. In Tarantino's movie some characters believe that Cliff Booth murdered his wife while cruising on a boat. Natalie Wood, the lead actress of Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice died while cruising on a boat with her husband in 1981.
Linda and Abilene (1969)
Poster hanging in George Spahn's house.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
Party scene
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
A billboard advertises the film.
Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. (1970)
"Don't Chase Me Around" from 'Gas!' is heard in the film.
Apocalypse Joe (1970)
Score from this is used in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
The Hard Ride (1971)
Score from this is used in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Billy Jack (1971)
Tarantino confirmed in an interview that Brad Pitt's character Cliff Booth is based on the main protagonist of a 1971 movie Billy Jack and on the figure of its star/director Tom Laughlin. Tarantino and Pitt rewatched the movie together while working on a character development. Also there are similarities in biographies of Cliff Booth and Billy Jack.
Duck, You Sucker (1971)
Title reference. The alternate US title is "Once Upon a Time... the Revolution". The film is the second in director Sergio Leone's "Once Upon a Time" trilogy, along with Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) and Once Upon a Time in America (1984).
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Cliff Booth inflicting violent revenge on the Manson family.
Behind the Green Door (1972)
Mentioned in the lyrics of "Green Door" which Rick Dalton sings on Hullabaloo
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
"Miss Lily Langtry" from "Judge Roy Bean" is heard in the film.
American Graffiti (1973)
Cited as an influence by director, notably its use of radio soundtrack as a permeating element while characters drive across town.
Hell River (1974)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
Deep Red (1975)
Someone's face being bashed into a fireplace mantlepiece
Against a Crooked Sky (1975)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
A poster of Rick Dalton in Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man is a reference to Deodato's action film.
Tess (1979)
In Tarantino's movie Sharon Tate goes to a book store to buy Tess of the d'Urbervilles and states that Roman Polanski just needs to read it and love it. Ten years after Tate's death Polanski would direct a film based on the book.
Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981)
Score from this is used in "Once Upon a Time...".
The New York Ripper (1982)
A poster of Rick Dalton in Moon Blood Killer is a rework of this Lucio Fulci's horror.
The Osterman Weekend (1983)
Rick Dalton's character Joe Tanner from a fictional series Tanner is a homage to John Tanner from The Osterman Weekend, last film by Tarantino's favorite Sam Peckinpah. based on a novel by Robert Ludlum - an author for whom Tarantino has a strong admiration.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Title reference
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Cliff Booth's wife is killed when her husband fires an idle harpoon gun at her, in a similar fashion to Marvin's death.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Roman Polanski's outfit during the party scene.
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Cliff Booth's blue Volkswagen Karmann Ghia is a direct reference to The Bride's car in the second volume of Kil Bill.
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
The Devil's Rejects has the line "I am the devil and I m here to to the devil's work." Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has the line "I am the devil and I am here to do the devil's business."
Death Proof (2007)
Both of these Tarantino movies feature Kurt Russell in a role of a stuntman. In fact, in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood he's not only an aging stuntman, but even the head of a stuntman's team.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
A scene from Rick Dalton's war movie sees him hiding behind the red curtain before killing nazis. In Inglourious Basterds Sgt. Donny Donowitz and Pfc. Omar Ulmer do exactly the same thing.

Referenced in 

Danger God (2018)
Gary Kent is reportedly an inspiration for Brad Pitt's stuntman character
The Cinema Snob: Wild Guitar (2018) (TV Episode)
The Snob mentions it.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 14 May 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Katy.
The Matt Walsh Show: Speaking in Code (2019) (TV Episode)
Matt Walsh discusses a press conference for the movie.
Great Day Washington: Episode dated 19 June 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
References the film
Tamara Just Saw: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie that Tamara and her friend Ray Just Saw
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 31 July 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Michelle Morrison reports on the UK premiere and speaks to the stars.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Remembering Russi Taylor (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
PWN: Who Killed Captain Alex?: PWN #40 (2019) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned

Features 

Teenage Monster (1958)
A scene is shown on Rick's TV.
The F.B.I. (1965) (TV Series)
Rick and Cliff watch Rick's appearance in an episode.
Mannix (1967) (TV Series)
Clip.
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Sharon Tate watches herself in this movie; on theatre marquee; poster.
C.C. & Company (1970)
Trailer for this movie is showing when Sharon Tate enters the theater to see The Wrecking Crew.

Featured in 

Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 14 May 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Last Call with Carson Daly: Lance Reddick/Mattiel/Mike Moh (2019) (TV Episode)
Various clips from the trailer are shown during Mike Moh's interview
The IMDb Show: Take 5 With Sydney Sweeney (2019) (TV Episode)
extract of the film
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Anticipated Movies for the Rest of 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood is #4.
The IMDb Show: Take 5 With Mike Moh (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood (2019) (TV Episode)
Chris reviews the movie.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 31 July 2019 (2019) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Half in the Bag: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

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