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  • 400 BCE

    4th Century BCE - Camera Obscura

    4th Century BCE - Camera Obscura
    4th Century BCE - Camera Obscura – 4th Century BCE
  • 1357

    1357 - Light sensitive materials

    1357 - Light sensitive materials
    1357 - Light sensitive materials & The Turin Shroud –
  • 1838 – Daguerreotype

    1838 – Daguerreotype
    Daguerreotype
  • 1839 – Birth of Photography

    1839 – Birth of Photography
    1839 – Birth of Photography - a date generally accepted as the birth year of practical photography. (The word “photography” literally means “drawing with light”. The word first coined by the British scientist Sir John Herschel in 1839. The technology which led to the invention of photography essentially combines two distinct sciences: optics - camera – and chemistry, to enable that image to be captured and recorded permanently onto a photosensitive (light-sensitive) surface.)
  • 1888 – Kinetograph (First Motion Picture Camera)

    1888 – Kinetograph (First Motion Picture Camera)
    Kinetograph (First Motion Picture Camera)
  • 1894 – Kinetoscope

    1894 – Kinetoscope
    Kinetoscope
  • 1895 – Cinematograph

    1895 – Cinematograph
    Cinematograph
  • The Arrival of the Train - The Lumiere Bros

    The Arrival of the Train - The Lumiere Bros
  • 1902 - Le Voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon)

    1902 - Le Voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon)
    Le Voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon)
  • 1903 - The Great Train Robbery

    1903 - The Great Train Robbery
    The Great Train Robbery
  • 1904 Journey Through the Impossible George Melies

    1904 Journey Through the Impossible George Melies
    Journey Through the Impossible
    The Impossible Voyage (French: Voyage à travers l'impossible), originally released in the US as An Impossible Voyage a 1904 French silent film directed by Georges Méliès.
  • 1908 – 20 Motion Picture Companies in US

    20 Motion Picture Companies in US
  • 1909 – Life of Moses – First Feature

    1909 – Life of Moses – First Feature
    Life of Moses – First Feature
  • 1914 – The Strand – Broadway Dream Palace

    1914 – The Strand – Broadway Dream Palace
    The Strand – Broadway Dream Palace
    [Mitchell L. Marks’s 3,300-seat Strand, which opened in the Broadway district of Manhattan in 1914). Known as “dream palaces”]
  • 1915 – The Birth of a Nation

    1915 – The Birth of a Nation
    The Birth of a Nation
  • 1916 – 21,000 Movie Theaters in US

    21,000 Movie Theaters in US
  • 1917 - Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle The Rough House

    1917 - Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle The Rough House
  • 1923 Safety Last - Harold Lloyd homage in Hugo & many others

    1923 Safety Last - Harold Lloyd homage in Hugo & many others
    Homage in movies including Hugo
  • 1925 – Vitaphone

    1925 – Vitaphone
    Vitaphone - Sound to Picture
  • 1925 - The Gold Rush - Dance of the Dinner Rolls

    1925 - The Gold Rush - Dance of the Dinner Rolls
    [Chaplin Dance of the Dinner Rolls]https://youtu.be/4DLdMa98JdM)
  • 1926 – Don Juan

    1926 – Don Juan
    Don Juan - First Talkie
  • 1927 Metropolis Homage Inglorious Basterds 2009

    1927 Metropolis Homage Inglorious Basterds 2009
  • 1939 Gone with the Wind Homage Django Unchained

    1939 Gone with the Wind Homage Django Unchained
  • 1941 Citizen Kane Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1

    1941 Citizen Kane Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1
  • 1955 Kiss Me Deadly homage in Pulp Fiction 1994

    1955 Kiss Me Deadly homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
  • 1956 The Searchers Homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004 & Inglorious Basterds 2009

    1956 The Searchers Homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004 & Inglorious Basterds 2009
  • 1957 The Seventh Seal - Death becomes homage

    1957 The Seventh Seal - Death becomes homage
  • 1960 Psycho homage Pulp Fiction 1994

    1960 Psycho homage Pulp Fiction 1994
    1960 Psycho homage Pulp Fiction 1994
  • 1960 - 1966 Flintstones homage in Pulp Fiction 1994

    1960 - 1966 Flintstones homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
  • 1963 - 8 1/2 homage in Pulp Fiction 1994

    1963 - 8 1/2 homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
    Fellini's 8 1/2 homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
  • 1964 Band of Outsiders Homage in Pulp Fiction 1994

    1964 Band of Outsiders Homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
    [Tarantino homage to dance scene from Band of Outsiders in Pulp Fiction]
  • 1966 Django Tarantino Homage in Reservoir Dogs 1992 & Django Unchained 2012

    1966 Django Tarantino Homage in Reservoir Dogs 1992 & Django Unchained 2012
  • 1966 Death Rides a Horse Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003

    1966 Death Rides a Horse Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003
  • 1966 The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly homage Kill Bill Volume 2 2004 & Django Unchained 2012

    1966 The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly homage Kill Bill Volume 2 2004 & Django Unchained 2012
  • 1967 The Graduate homage in Jackie Brown

    1967 The Graduate homage in Jackie Brown
  • 1968 Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell homage Kill Bill Volume 1

    1968 Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell homage Kill Bill Volume 1
  • 1968 Once Upon a Time in the West homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004

    1968 Once Upon a Time in the West homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004
  • 1968 Grand Silence homage in Django Unchained 2012

    1968 Grand Silence homage in Django Unchained 2012
  • 1968 A Professional Gun homage Django Unchained

    1968 A Professional Gun homage Django Unchained
  • 1968 The Night of the Living Dead homage in The Deader The Better 2007

    1968 The Night of the Living Dead homage in The Deader The Better 2007
  • 1968 Barbarella homage to silly sci fi movies

    1968 Barbarella homage to silly sci fi movies
  • 1970 Bird with the Crystal Plumage homage Death Proof 2007

    1970 Bird with the Crystal Plumage homage Death Proof 2007
  • 1972 Five Fingers of Death Homage Kill Bill Volume 2 2004

    1972 Five Fingers of Death Homage Kill Bill Volume 2 2004
  • 1972 Dads Army (BBC TV) homage to Safety First 1923

    1972 Dads Army (BBC TV) homage to Safety First 1923
  • 1973 Superchick homage in Jackie Brown 1997

    1973 Superchick homage in Jackie Brown 1997
  • 1973 Lady Snowblood homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003

    1973 Lady Snowblood homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003
  • 1974 Gone in Sixty Seconds Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003

    1974 Gone in Sixty Seconds Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003
  • 1978 Game of Death Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003

    1978 Game of Death Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003
  • 1978 Convoy homage in Death Proof 2007

    1978 Convoy homage in Death Proof 2007
  • 1978 Thirty Nine Steps homage to Safety First 1923

    1978 Thirty Nine Steps homage to Safety First 1923
  • 1979 Warriors Homage in Pulp Fiction 1994

    1979 Warriors Homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
    1979 Warriors mouth speaking into microphone homage in Pulp Fiction 1994
  • 1980 City of the Living Dead Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003

    1980 City of the Living Dead Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003
  • 1980 Black Sunday homage Kill Bill Volume 1 2003

    1980 Black Sunday homage Kill Bill Volume 1 2003
  • 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Homage to Action Heroes of 30s & 40s

    1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Homage to Action Heroes of 30s & 40s
  • 1982 Blade Runner Homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004

    1982 Blade Runner Homage Kill Bill Vol 2 2004
  • 1983 Project A Homage Safety First 1923

    1983 Project A Homage Safety First 1923
  • 1983 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life homage to The Seventh Seal (Death)

    1983 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life homage to The Seventh Seal (Death)
  • 1985 Back to the Future homage to Safety First 1923

    1985 Back to the Future homage to Safety First 1923
    Christopher Lloyd hangs from clock
  • 1987 City on Fire

    1987 City on Fire
    [Tarantino homage in Reservoir Dogs 1992]
  • 1990 Miller's Crossing Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003

    1990 Miller's Crossing Homage in Kill Bill Volume 1 2003
  • 1991 Oscar homage Safety First 1923

    1991 Oscar homage Safety First 1923
  • 1991 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure homage to The Seventh Seal (Death)

    1991 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure homage to The Seventh Seal (Death)
  • 1992 - Reservoir Dogs

    1992 - Reservoir Dogs
    Tarantino used Homage from City of Fire 1987
  • 1992 Unforgiven homage Inglorious Basterds 2009

    1992 Unforgiven homage Inglorious Basterds 2009
  • Johnny Depp Dance of the Dinner Rolls 1993

    Johnny Depp Dance of the Dinner Rolls 1993
    [Johnny Depp - Dance of the Dinner Rolls](
  • 1993 Last Action Hero homage to The Seventh Seal (Death walks out of movie)

    1993 Last Action Hero homage to The Seventh Seal (Death walks out of movie)
  • 1994 Pulp Fiction

    1994 Pulp Fiction
    1994 Pulp Fiction - Tarantino Homage to Band of Outsiders 1964
  • 1997 Jackie Brown - Tarantino Film

    1997 Jackie Brown - Tarantino Film
  • 1997 The Devil's Advocate homage to John Milton's name writer of Paradise Lost

    1997 The Devil's Advocate homage to John Milton's name writer of Paradise Lost
  • 1998 Samuri Fiction Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003

    1998 Samuri Fiction Homage in Kill Bill Vol 1 2003
  • 2003 Kill Bill Volume 1 Tarantino

    2003 Kill Bill Volume 1 Tarantino
  • 2003 The Adventures of Ironpussy homage to Thai films (it is a thai film)

    2003 The Adventures of Ironpussy homage to Thai films (it is a thai film)
  • 2003 Cafe Lumiere homage to filmmaker Yasujiro Ozu

    2003 Cafe Lumiere homage to filmmaker Yasujiro Ozu
    Café Lumière (2003) (alternate title: "Kôhî jikô") - was a self-acknowledged homage to the cinema of legendary Japanese filmmaker Yasujirō Ozu,
  • 2004 Kill Bill Volume 2

    2004 Kill Bill Volume 2
  • 2005 The Naked Monster Homage to Giant Monster Movies of the 50s

    2005 The Naked Monster Homage to Giant Monster Movies of the 50s
  • 2007 Death Proof

    2007 Death Proof
  • 2007 The Deader The Better homage to Night of the Living Dead 1968

    2007 The Deader The Better homage to Night of the Living Dead 1968
  • 2009 Inglorious Basterds

    2009 Inglorious Basterds
  • 2011 - Martin Scorsese's HUGO

    2011 - Martin Scorsese's HUGO
  • 2012 Django Unchained

    2012 Django Unchained
  • 2014 Avengers Age of Ultron music score homage to John Williams (composer other films)

    2014 Avengers Age of Ultron music score homage to John Williams (composer other films)
  • 2016 Beyonce's Lemonade homage to three things

    2016 Beyonce's Lemonade homage to three things