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Have You Seen References to These Movies?

Today's movies contain references to films in the past. Not necessarily the best films, but memorable moviemaking that modern filmmakers look to for inspiration.
The art of making movies has been building a cinematic vocabulary for more than a century. Some auteurs revels in the homage; Joss Wheedon, Quentin Tarantino and "The Simpsons", to name but a few. Any film must stand or falls on its own, yet knowing more about the history of cinema helps the film geek appreciate the depth of creation all the more.
Here is my list of films that get referenced a lot. Or maybe other films used the techniques developed for their style. Or maybe a movie inspires another. (No, sequels don't count.) This list is, of necessity. incomplete and subjective.
If you disagree or feel I've left a movie out, you are encouraged to make your own list.
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How many have you seen? How many bits have you spotted in later movies?

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1
A Trip to the Moon (1902)
A Trip to the Moon (1902)
2
The Great Train Robbery
The Great Train Robbery
3
Birth of a Nation, the (1915, D.W. Griffith)
Birth of a Nation, the (1915, D.W. Griffith)
4
INTOLERANCE (1916)
INTOLERANCE (1916)
5
Way Down East (1920)
Way Down East (1920)
6
Nosferatu (1922)
Nosferatu (1922)
7
The Last Laugh (1924)
The Last Laugh (1924)
8
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
10
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
11
Metropolis (1927)
Metropolis (1927)
12
Greed (1924)
Greed (1924)
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13
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
14
Sherlock Jr. (1924)
Sherlock Jr. (1924)
15
Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
16
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
17
Safety Last! (1923)
Safety Last! (1923)
18
The Son of the Sheik (1926)
The Son of the Sheik (1926)
19
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921)
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921)
20
The Kid (1921)
The Kid (1921)
21
The Gold Rush (1925)
The Gold Rush (1925)
22
City Lights (1931)
City Lights (1931)
23
Ben-Hur (1925)
Ben-Hur (1925)
24
Queen Kelly (1929)
Queen Kelly (1929)
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25
Wings (1927)
Wings (1927)
26
Big Business (1929)
Big Business (1929)
27
Freaks (1932)
Freaks (1932)
28
Frankenstein (1931)
Frankenstein (1931)
29
Dracula (1931)
Dracula (1931)
30
Citizen Kane (1941)
Citizen Kane (1941)
31
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
32
Casablanca (1942)
Casablanca (1942)
33
Footlight Parade (1933)
Footlight Parade (1933)
34
My Little Chickadee (1940)
My Little Chickadee (1940)
35
The Rules of the Game (1939)
The Rules of the Game (1939)
36
Holiday Inn (1942)
Holiday Inn (1942)
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37
An American in Paris (1951)
An American in Paris (1951)
38
Neighbors (1952)
Neighbors (1952)
39
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
40
Mary Poppins (1964)
Mary Poppins (1964)
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