Directors

My Favorite Directors: David Cronenberg

  • From Best to Worst (Ratings from 1-5 Stars):

  • The Fly (1986) *****
  • Videodrome (1983) *****
  • The Brood (1979) *****
  • Crash (1996) *****
  • Shivers (1975) *****
  • eXistenZ (1999) *****
  • The Dead Zone (1983) ****
  • Dead Ringers (1988) ****
  • A History of Violence (2005) ****
  • Scanners (1981) ****
  • Naked Lunch (1991) ****
  • Spider (2002) ***½
  • Rabid (1977) ***½
  • Eastern Promises (2007) ***½
  • M.

They Shoot Pictures, Don't They: Top 200 Directors (2010 Edition) Films I've Seen

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  1. 1. Orson Welles

  2. Citizen Kane (1941)
  3. Touch of Evil (1958)
  4. 2. Alfred Hitchcock

  5. The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)
  6. The 39 Steps
  7. Sabotage (1936)
  8. Rebecca (1940)
  9. Rope (1948)
  10. Strangers On A Train (1951)
  11. Dial M For Murder (1954)
  12. Rear Window (1954)
  13. Vertigo (1958)
  14. North By Northwest (1959)
  15. Psycho (1960)
  16. The Birds (1963)
  17. 3. Federico Fellini

  18. La Dolce Vita (1960)
  19. Amarcord (1973)
  20. 4. Stanley Kubrick

  21. The Killing (1956)
  22. Paths of Glory (1957)
  23. Spartacus (1960)
  24. Lolita (1962)
  25. Dr.

Least Favorite Filmakers

  • James Cameron
  • George Lucas
  • Michael Bay
  • Kevin Smith

Directors to Explore (Further)

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  • Francios Truffaut
  • Federico Fellini
  • Jean Luc Godard
  • Emir Kusturica
  • Vittorio De Sica

Directors to Explore

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  • John Cassavetes
  • Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • Jean Renior
  • Yasujiro Ozu
  • Robert Bresson
  • Kenji Mizoguchi
  • Satyajit Ray
  • Jacques Rivette
  • Eric Rohmer
  • Baltasar Kormákur
  • Jean Cocteau
  • Hsiao Hsien Hou
  • Adrzej Wajda

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

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  1. Must-see

  2. Highly recommended

  3. Recommended

  4. The Ghost and Mrs.

Lars von Trier

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  1. Must-see

  2. Dancer in the Dark (2000)
  3. Highly recommended

  4. Antichrist (2009)
  5. Dogville (2003)
  6. Recommended

  7. Breaking the Waves (1996)
  8. Worth a look

  9. Manderlay (2005)
  10. Not bad but why don't you read a good book instead

Top Directors

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  • 01. Mike Leigh

  • 1. Another Year - 10/10
  • 2. Secrets & Lies
  • 3. Naked
  • 4. High Hopes
  • 5. Happy-Go-Lucky - 9/10
  • 6. Life is Sweet - 8/10
  • 7. The Kiss of Death
  • 8. Grown-Ups
  • 9. All or Nothing
  • 10. Nuts in May
  • 11. Career Girls
  • 12. Abigail's Party
  • 13. Vera Drake - 7/10
  • 14. Meantime
  • 15. Topsy-Turvy
  • 16. Bleak Moments
  • 17. Hard Labour - 6/10
  • 18. Four Days in July
  • 19. Home Sweet Home
  • 20. Who's Who - 5/10
  • 02. Wes Anderson

  • 1. The Darjeeling Limited - 10/10
  • 2. Rushmore
  • 3. The Royal Tenenbaums
  • 4.

One-time directors

  • Viking Eggeling / Symphonie diagonale, 1924
  • Fernand Léger / Ballet mécanique, 1924
  • Oleg Frelikh / Prostitutka, 1927
  • Jean Godard / Pour un soir..!, 1931
  • Mario Peixoto / Limite, 1931
  • Robert Riskin / When You're in Love, 1937
  • Graham Heid / Wynken, Blynken & Nod, 1938
  • Oliver H. P. Garrett / Careful, Soft Shoulder, 1942
  • William Saroyan / The Good Job, 1942
  • Clive Brook / On Approval, 1944
  • André Malraux / L'Espoir, 1945
  • Boris Peskine / L'Espoir, 1945
  • George S.

Elia Kazan

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  1. Must-see

  2. Highly recommended

  3. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
  4. Recommended

  5. Pinky (1949)
  6. Worth a look

  7. Panic in the Streets (1950)
  8. A Face in the Crowd (1957)
  9. On the Waterfront (1954)
  10. Not bad but why don't you read a good book instead

  11. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1944)
  12. Viva Zapata!