True Stories (1986) Poster



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Edited into 

Talking Heads: Wild Wild Life (1986) (Video)
Changes made from the scene in the movie.


Modern Times (1936)
The lying woman uses an eating machine like Charlie Chaplin's in Modern Times.
60 Minutes (1968) (TV Series)
The Lying Woman says that the show offered her a lot of money, and "Mike Wallace wants my body."
First Blood (1982)
The Lying Woman claims to have known "the real Rambo."
Miami Vice (1984) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

At the Movies: Heat/Lethal Weapon/Lily Tomlin/Raising Arizona (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Raising Arizona" review.
Titanic (1997)
Bulletproof Monk (2003)
The same theme of hotdogs and buns coming in packs of 9 and 12 respectively.
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
Hot dog to bun ratio
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)
A VHS of the film is seen.
Red Oaks: Summer in the City (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by David during the scene where he gets takeout


Aluminum on the March (1956) (Short)
Scenes from this short film are featured.

Featured in 

Talking Heads: Love for Sale (1986) (Video)
From the movie with David Byrne of Talking Heads, "True Stories".
1987 MTV Video Music Awards (1987) (TV Special)
Talking Heads' "Wild Wild Life" wins for "Best Group Video" and "Best Video from a Film" and is nominated for "Best Concept Video"
re:View: True Stories (2017) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed


Koyaanisqatsi (1982)
The montage of TV commercials.
Purple Rain (1984)
The Prince imitator in "Wild Wild Life"

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