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Woody Allen releases one film each year.
Often, they have plots and scenes similar to his favorite movies.
He also puts in little references to other films.
Stardust Memories (a variation)
Radio Days (a variation)
Husbands and Wives (a variation)
Husbands and Wives (They discuss this movie)
The Purple Rose of Cairo (a variation)
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (a variation/ along with Shakespeae)
A Midnsummer Night's Sex Comedy (a variation- sort of)
Deconstructing Harry (a variation)
/ Bananas (Dream sequence)
Another Woman (a variation in style, along with Cassavetes Muse/wife)
Love and Death (Death's appearance, amongst other in-jokes including Persona)
Shadows and Fog (The Malkovich Clown)
Midnight in Paris ( Gil gives Bunuel the idea)
Alice (a variation, along with Alice in Wonderland)
Interiors / September (a variation)
Interiors/ September (a variation)
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex... But Were Too Afraid To Ask (The Italian segment, a variation)
Broadway Danny Rose (Fortune Teller scene)/ Stardust Memories (they watch it in a theater)
To Rome With Love (a variation in one segment)
Match Point (The characters watch it)
Melinda and Melinda (Wallace Shawn plays a play writer sitting at a restaurant telling the story over dinner)
Anything Else (poster on the wall)
Small Time Crooks (the heist fails in a similar way)
Sweet and Lowdown (a variation)
/ Annie Hall (mentions La Strada)
Celebrity (Winona Ryder uses same line in both movie: "I am what I am, right?" )
Celebrity (Ryder is called an "Obscure Object of Desire").
Celebrity is a variation on Fellini's La Dolce Vita
Manhattan Murder Mystery (Corpse on the elevator, falls out the hatch)
Manhattan Murder Mystery (They watch this)
Crimes and Misdemeanors (a variation, loosely)
Crimes and Misdemeanors (altering the documentary footage)
Stardust Memories (a filmmaker known for comedies trying to make a serious film) (a variation) / Hannah and Her Sisters (Woody Allen finds new life after laughing at the Marx Brothers much like Joel McCrea is inspired to make comedies again after watching Pluto cartoons in the theater and hearing the convicts' laughter. )
Manhattan Murder Mystery (Tape editing scheme)
Manhattan (a variation)
Annie Hall (Mentioned)/ Manhattan (Its the film Woody has to watch whenever its on TV. Tracy(Hemingway) writes him a letter saying its on TV that night)
Annie Hall (Poster is seen)
Love and Death ( Sergei Prokofiev's cantata music is used for the battle scene).
Sleeper (a variation) / Bananas (the opening scene with Woody trying out the Exec-u-sizer is an homage to Chaplin trying out the food machine in the factory.)
Bananas (Using a tire iron like a cross, the same way Tati used a spare tire as a flower reef for a funeral)
Everything you always wanted to know about sex but.... (Both films have similar first episodes)
To Rome With Love (originally titled Bop Decameron, but was changed fearing audiences wouldn't understand the literary reference)