Foreign Correspondent (1940) Poster


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Edited into 


Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Man gets shot in the eye on a large set of steps in a large crowd. (exactly like the Odessa step sequence)

Referenced in 

The Pink Panther (1963)
Same gag repeated about a man trying to cross the street in an onflow of traffic
Le Boucher (1970)
Chabrol does l'homage to Hitchcock with the umbrellas in the rain scene.
The Dick Cavett Show: Alfred Hitchcock (1972) (TV Episode)
Hitchcock discusses the crashing plane special effect.
Tomorrow Coast to Coast: Episode dated 26 November 1973 (1973) (TV Episode)
Alfred Hitchcock talks about it.
Dressed to Kill (1980)
mentioned in the film
Remington Steele: Steele in the News (1983) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Freshman (1990)
When the unmarked police car crashes (during the scene where they chase Clark Kellogg), a cinema is in the background; this film is on the marquee.
The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
Courtroom scene with the reporters in the rain is a staged just like in Hitchcock film
The Remains of the Day (1993)
The "amateur" speeches.
Family Portraits: Alfred Hitchcock (1995) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Patricia Hitchcock
Destroy All Humans! (2005) (Video Game)
The level titles are takes on movies. One level was called Foreign Correspondent.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
You can see the poster of the film in the school film room.
Atomic Blonde (2017)
Hiding in a crowd of people holding open umbrellas, like in this thriller.
Dunkirk (2017)
Acknowledged by Christopher Nolan as a key influence.

Featured in 

Reputations: Hitch: Alfred the Great (1999) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999) (TV Movie)
Personal History: Foreign Hitchcock (2004) (Video)
Clips are shown.
War Stories (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips included in documentary

Spoofed in 

High Anxiety (1977)
An early scene where the grandfatherly figure encourages the central protagonist mimics the Cathedral tower scene in the latter film.

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