Films Referenced in Steve Erickson's ZEROVILLE

This is a list of all the film referenced in Steve Erickson's Zeroville. Take a crash course in cinema history from cine-autistic wunderkind Vikar Jerome. This list is derived (with alterations) from this forum discussion.

From the back cover (for those who haven't read the book):

"A film-obsessed ex-seminarian with images of Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift tattooed on his head arrives on Hollywood Boulevard in 1969. Vikar Jerome enters the vortex of a cultural transformation: rock and roll, sex, drugs, and--most important to him--the decline of the movie studios and the rise of independent directors. Jerome becomes a film editor of astonishing vision. Through encounters with former starlets, burglars, political guerillas, punk musicians, and veteran filmmakers, he discovers the…

  • A Place in the Sun
  • Rebel Without a Cause
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Double Indemnity
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • From Here to Eternity
  • Easy Rider
  • The Women
  • Sunset Boulevard
  • The Man From Beyond
  • Terror Island
  • The Grim Game
  • Bicycle Thieves
  • Blow-Up
  • The Sound of Music
  • On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
  • Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon
  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
  • Scarlet Street
  • Forty Guns
  • Humoresque
  • Written on the Wind
  • Now, Voyager
  • Gone with the Wind
  • Casablanca
  • The Glass Menagerie
  • The Christine Jorgensen Story
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Stagecoach
  • The Searchers
  • The Lady Eve
  • To Have and Have Not
  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Goldfinger
  • Vertigo
  • The April Fools
  • Love Story
  • The Only Game in Town
  • Red River
  • The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean
  • Shane
  • Giant
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • The Godfather
  • Branded to Kill
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • Rio Bravo
  • Sisters
  • Since You Went Away
  • The Prisoner of Zenda
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • Performance
  • The French Connection
  • Laura
  • Murmur of the Heart
  • The Killers
  • Gilda
  • Pinocchio
  • Dirty Harry
  • Criss Cross
  • Magnum Force
  • Belle de Jour
  • Swing Time
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  • BUtterfield 8
  • Kitten with a Whip
  • The Big Combo
  • Strangers When We Meet
  • The Search
  • The Heiress
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • Suddenly, Last Summer
  • The Third Man
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • Deliverance
  • The Bride of Frankenstein
  • This Gun for Hire
  • Badlands
  • Cat People
  • Some Came Running
  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God
  • Coffy
  • Phantom Lady
  • Fantastic Planet
  • Mean Streets
  • Force of Evil
  • The Mother and the Whore
  • Out 1: Spectre
  • Duel in the Sun
  • Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  • Red Dust
  • The Exorcist
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • Splendor in the Grass
  • Last Tango in Paris
  • Citizen Kane
  • Pretty Poison