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Directors Your 100 favourite films?

Discussion in 'Movies' started by john davies, Nov 30, 2003.

  1. john davies

    john davies Well-Known Member

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    1.Sansho the Bailiff (Mizoguchi, 1954)

    2.Andrei Rublev (Tarkovsky, 1969)

    3.2001: A Space Odyssey (Kubrick, 1968)

    4.Paris, Texas (Wenders, 1984)

    5.Sunrise (Murnau, 1927)

    6.North by Northwest (Hitchcock, 1959)

    7.Mirror (Tarkovsky, 1974)

    8.Alice in the Cities (Wenders, 1974)

    9.Maborosi (Kore-eda, 1995)

    10.The Green Ray (Rohmer, 1986)

    11.Seven Samurai (Kurosawa, 1954)

    12.Some Like it Hot (Wilder, 1959)

    13.Abraham Valley (Oliveira, 1993)

    14.La Regle du Jeu (Renoir, 1939)

    15.Story of the Late Chrysanthemums (Mizoguchi, 1939)

    16.Tales of the Taira Clan (Mizoguchi, 1955)

    17.Letter from an Unknown Woman (Ophuls, 1948)

    18.Casablanca (Curtiz, 1943)

    19.Citizen Kane Welles, 1941)

    20.Late Spring (Ozu, 1949)

    21.Vertigo (Hitchcock, 1958)

    22.The Band Wagon (Minnelli, 1953)

    23.Singin in the Rain (Donen, Kelly, 1952)

    24.Tokyo Story (Ozu, 1953)

    25.Apu trilogy (Ray, 1955-9)

    26.Night of the Hunter (Laughton, 1955)

    27.The Colour of Pomegranates (Paradjanov, 1969)

    28.Celine and Julie go Boating (Rivette, 1974)

    29.The Searchers (Ford, 1956)

    30.Metropolis (Lang, 1927)

    31.Pakeezah (Amrohi, 1971)

    32.L'Atalante (Vigo, 1934)

    33.The Shining (Kubrick, 1980)

    34.Top Hat (Sandrich, 1935)

    35.Pierrot le Fou (Godard, 1965)

    36.Eternity and a Day (Angelopoulos, 1998)

    37.Aguirre Wrath of God (Herzog, 1973)

    38.A Day in the Country (Renoir, 1936)

    39.Spirit of the Beehive (Erice, 1973)

    40.Apocalypse Now (Coppola, 1979)

    41.Ugetsu Monogatari (Mizoguchi, 1953)

    42.Mulholland Drive (Lynch, 2001)

    43.Kings of the Road (Wenders, 1976)

    44.8 1/2 (Fellini, 1963)

    45.Lawrence of Arabia (Lean, 1962)

    46.The Age of Innocence (Scorsese, 1993)

    47.To Be or Not to Be (Lubitsch, 1942)

    48.Orphée (Cocteau, 1949)

    49.Alexander Nevsky (Eisenstein, 1938)

    50.The Big Sleep (Hawks, 1946)

    51.Claire's Knee (Rohmer, 1970)

    52.Ordet (Dreyer, 1955)

    53.Manhattan (Allen, 1979)

    54.Man with a Movie Camera (Vertov, 1929)

    55.El Cid (A.Mann, 1961)

    56.Persona (Bergman, 1966)

    57.The Life of Oharu (Mizoguchi, 1952)

    58.Raging Bull (Scorsese, 1980)

    59.The Passion of Joan of Arc (Dreyer, 1928)

    60.Kiss me Deadly (Aldrich, 1955)

    61.Les Enfants du Paradis (Carné, 1945)

    62.Dr Strangelove (Kubrick, 1964)

    63.Brazil (Gilliam, 1985)

    64.Once Upon a Time in America (Leone, 1984)

    65.The Apartment (Wilder, 1960)

    66.It's a Wonderful Life (Capra, 1946)

    67.Battleship Potemkin (Eisenstein, 1925)

    68.Duck Soup (McCarey, 1933)

    69.Stalker (Tarkovsky, 1979)

    70.Blue Velvet (Lynch, 1986)

    71.Hidden Fortress (Kurosawa, 1958)

    72.The Gold Rush (Chaplin, 1925)

    73.Rosetta (Dardenne bros, 1999)

    74.Senso (Visconti, 1954)

    75.Ulysses' Gaze (Angelopoulos, 1995)

    76.Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon (Ang Lee, 2000)

    77.The Thief of Baghdad (Berger, Powell, Whelan, 1940)

    78.The General (Keaton, Bruckman, 1926)

    79.La Grande Illusion (Renoir, 1937)

    80.Schindler's List (Spielberg, 1993)

    81.Miller's Crossing (Coen, 1990)

    82.Once Upon a Time in the West (Leone, 1968)

    83.Hiroshima mon Amour (Resnais, 1959)

    84.The Double Life of Veronique (Kieslowski, 1991)

    85.Street of Crocodiles (Quay bros, 1984)

    86.My Girlfriend's Boyfriend (Rohmer, 1987)

    87.Kind Hearts and Coronets (Hamer, 1949)

    88.The Wild Bunch (Peckinpah, 1969)

    89.Swing Time (Stevens, 1936)

    90.Chungking Express (Wong Kar-wai, 1994)

    91.Marnie (Hitchcock, 1964)

    92.A Matter of Life and Death (Powell, Pressburger, 1946)

    93.Groundhog Day (Ramis, 1993)

    94.L'Avventura (Antonioni, 1960)

    95.The Maltese Falcon (Huston, 1941)

    96.King Kong (Cooper, Schoedsack, 1933)

    97.Blade Runner (Scott, 1982)

    98.Madame de (Ophuls, 1953)

    99.The Leopard (Visconti, 1963)

    100.Raise the Red Lantern (Zhang Yimou, 1991)

    some near misses; The Loyal 47 Ronin, Red Sorghum, The Sheltering Sky, Goodfellas, Rear Window, And Life Goes On, Silence of the Lambs, Deliverance, Miss Oyu, The Godfather 1&2, Pulp Fiction, The 39 Steps, The Scarlet Empress, Kwaidan, Ai no Corrida, Casque d'or...
     
  2. Arman

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    1-10
    The 400 Blows
    Lawrence of Arabia
    Children of Paradise
    Stolen Kisses
    Belle de jour
    Breathless
    Wild Strawberries
    Citizen Kane
    Singin’ in the Rain
    Psycho
    11-20
    Artificial Intelligence A.I.
    Yi-yi
    Remains of the Day
    Three Colors Trilogy Blue
    In The Mood for Love
    Blowup
    Grand Illusion
    8 ½
    Ordet
    Rashomon
    21-30
    The Magnificent Ambersons
    Three Colors Trilogy Red
    Tokyo Story
    L’Avventura
    Open City
    Bicycle Thief
    L’Atalante
    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeousie
    Jules et Jim
    A Hard Day’s Night
    31-40
    Amores Perros
    Gertrud
    Touch of Evil
    Pierrot le fou
    That Obscure Object of Desire
    The Third Man
    2001: A Space Odyssey
    The Godfather Part II
    Vertigo
    To Be Or Not To Be
    41-50
    City Lights
    Pickpocket
    Contempt
    Anatomy of a Murder
    Persona
    Great Expectations
    The World of Apu
    Rosemary’s Baby
    Brief Encounter
    Amelie
    51-60
    Barry Lyndon
    Witness for the Prosecution
    Rocco and His Brothers
    Strangers in a Train
    Before Sunrise
    Blue Velvet
    My Life to Live
    Beauty and the Beast (1946)
    Underground
    Chloe in the Afternoon
    61-70
    Pulp Fiction
    Spirited Away
    City of God
    Kill Bill Volume 1
    Raising Victor Vargas
    Lost in Translation
    Say Anything …
    The Exterminating Angel
    Memento
    Jean de Florette
    71-80
    Eyes Wide Shut
    The Pianist
    Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers
    Nights of Cabiria
    Rear Window
    Rules of the Game
    The Night of The Hunter
    Manon of The Spring
    Mulholland Dr.
    La Dolce Vita
    81-90
    Seven Samurai
    Talk To Her
    M
    The Passion of Joan of Arc
    Mr. Smith Goes To Washington
    High Fidelity
    Read My Lips
    Metropolis
    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
    Andrei Roublev
    91-100
    The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
    Broken Blossoms
    Rebecca
    Black Hawk Down
    Shoot The Piano Player
    The Godfather
    L’Argent
    A Nous La Liberty
    The 39 Steps
    A Man Escaped
     
  3. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Well-Known Member

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    I'm pretty sure that there is a thread in polls already on this one.
     
  4. Brian Lawrence

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  5. Arman

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    Finally completed my 100 Greatest/Favorite Films list.
     
  6. JonZ

    JonZ Well-Known Member

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    While probally not 100% acturate, heres my list:

    100 5 Deadly Venoms
    99 X-Men 2
    98 Leon (International Version)
    97 The Usual Suspects
    96 Vertigo
    95 Tron
    94 Black Hawk Down
    93 Nightmare Before Christmas
    92 Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me
    91 Silence Of The Lambs
    90 Close Encounters Of The Third Kind
    89 Pumping Iron
    88 Heat
    87 Mulholland Drive
    86 Interview With The Vampire
    85 Last Of The Mohicans
    84 Avenging Eagle
    83 Raising Arizona
    82 Pink Floyd The Wall
    81 Fist Full OF Dollars
    80 Shawshank Redemption
    79 Star Trek The Search For Spock
    78 Jacobs Ladder
    77 Midnight Run
    76 People vs Larry Flynt
    75 Its A Mad Mad Mad Mad World
    74 Carlitos Way
    73 Fargo
    72 Big Lebowski
    71 Moby Dick
    70 The Untouchables
    69 Memento
    68 Requiem For A Dream
    67 A Simple Plan
    66 Chinese Connection
    65 Unforgiven
    64 Raiders Of The Lost Ark
    63 Last Emperor
    62 Deliverance
    61 Full Metal Jacket
    60 Leaving Las Vegas
    59 Dead Man Walking
    58 Star Wars
    57 Glory
    56 Hidden Fortress
    55 Conan The Barbarian
    54 Forrest Gump
    53 Do The Right Thing
    52 Babe
    51 Ed Wood
    50 The Bear
    49 Sid & Nancy
    48 Re-Animator
    47 Born On The Fourth Of July
    46 The Thin Red Line
    45 Star Trek The Wrath Of Khan
    44 Saving Private Ryan
    43 The Road Warrior
    42 Aliens
    41 Drugstore Cowboy
    40 Hearts Of Darnkess: A Filmakers Apocalypse
    39 John Carpenters The Thing
    38 Barry Lyndon
    37 Robocop
    36 Schindlers List
    35 Raging Bull
    34 Yojimbo
    33 Psycho
    32 City Of Lost Children
    31 Dances With Wolves
    30 Dirty Harry
    29 Malcolm X
    28 Nixon
    27 JFK
    26 Goodfellas
    25 Citizen Kane
    24 Scarface
    23 Platoon
    22 Monty Python & The Holy Grail
    21 Akira
    20 Halloween
    19 Roshomon
    18 The Wild Bunch
    17 The Empire Strikes Back
    16 Dr Strangelove
    15 The Good The Bad & The Ugly
    14 One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest
    13 Superman The Movie
    12 Ran
    11 Jaws
    10 Excalibur
    9 Blade Runner Dir Cut
    8 Once Upon A Time In America
    7 Amadeus
    6 A Clockwork Orange
    5 The Godfather Part 2
    4 Seven Samurai
    3 The Godfather
    2 Apocalypse Now
    1 2001 A Space Odyssey
     
  7. Patrick McCart

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    I have so many "most favorite" movies, so I'm just going to list 100 favorites in no real order.

    Napoleon (Abel Gance/1927)
    The Passion of Joan of Arc
    Citizen Kane
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
    The Unknown (Tod Browning/Lon Chaney film)
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1956)
    The Invisible Man (Whale/1933)
    The Blues Brothers
    A Hard Day's Night
    Help! (Lester/1965)

    Treasure Island (Byron Haskin/1950)
    Casablanca
    Singin' in the Rain
    Doctor Zhivago
    Lawrence of Arabia
    Amadeus (both 1984 theatrical and Director's Cut)
    The Thin Man
    The Maltese Falcon
    Arsenic and Old Lace
    North By Northwest

    Mystery of the Wax Museum (Curtiz/1933)
    Being There
    Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
    Fantasia
    8 1/2
    The Royal Tenenbaums
    City Lights
    The Kid
    The Great Dictator
    Metropolis (Fritz Lang/1927)

    The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
    Les Diaboliques (Clouzot/1955)
    Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
    The Court Jester
    The Elephant Man
    Top Secret!
    Moulin Rouge! (2001)
    Goldfinger
    Vertigo
    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

    Out West (2-reel Fatty Arbuckle comedy)
    Cops (2-reel Buster Keaton comedy)
    The Kid (Chaplin/1921)
    Speedy (Harold Lloyd/1928)
    UHF
    Dr. Strangelove
    A Clockwork Orange
    2001: A Space Odyssey
    The Lord of the Rings trilogy (minus ROTK, obviously)
    The Producers

    Blazing Saddles
    Young Frankenstein
    Un chien andalou
    Raiders of the Lost Ark
    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
    The Adventures of Robin Hood
    Yankee Doodle Dandy
    Treasure of the Sierra Madre
    The Wizard of Oz
    Gone with the Wind
     
  8. Brian Lawrence

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    In alphabetical order

    2001: A Space Odyessy
    400 Blows
    8 1/2
    Accidental Tourist
    Aguirre Wrath of God
    Aliens
    Andrei Rublyov
    Anne of Green Gables (‘85)
    Annie Hall
    Assault on Precint 13
    Bambi
    Battleship Potemkin
    Beauty and the Beast (91)
    Ben-Hur
    Best Years of Our Lives
    Bicycle Thief
    Blade Runner
    Blues Brothers
    Bodysnatcher (Wise)
    Boy and His Dog
    Carrie (‘76)
    Casablanca
    Christmas Story
    Citizen Kane
    City Lights
    Claire's Knee
    Close Encounters
    Cries and Whispers
    Crimes and Misdemeanors
    Crowd, The
    Dead Zone
    Dogfight
    Double Indemnity
    Double Life of Veronique
    Dr. Strangelove...
    Empire Strikes Back
    Exorcist
    Fantasia
    Fiddler on the Roof
    Fitzcarraldo
    Forbidden Planet
    Frankenstein
    From Russia With Love
    Ghost and Mrs. Muir
    Gold Rush, The
    Gone With the Wind
    Grave of the Fireflies
    Harvey
    Hidden Fortress
    High Noon
    His Girl Friday
    House of Usher (60)
    Housekeeping (87)
    It's A Wonerful Life
    Jungle Book
    Key Largo
    Lady and the Tramp
    Last Picture Show
    Little Princess (95)
    M
    Mad Max 2: Road Warrior
    Man in the Moon (91)
    Manhattan
    Mildred Pierce
    My Fair Lady
    My Father's Glory / My Mother's Castle
    Napoleon
    Network
    Night of the Living Dead
    Nights of Cabiria
    North by Northwest
    Notorious
    Oliver Twist
    Once Upon a Time in the West
    Paths of Glory
    Persona
    Piano, The
    Picnic at Hanging Rock
    Pinocchio
    Psycho
    Raiders of the Lost Ark
    Rebecca
    Red Shoes
    Schindler's List
    Singing in the Rain
    Sisters
    Smiles of a Summer Night
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
    Song of Bernadette
    Star Wars
    Sullivan's Travels
    Superman
    Texas Chainsaw Massacre
    Three Colours Red
    Through a Glass Darkly
    Umberto D
    Umbrellas of Cherbourg
    Walkabout
    Wild Bunch
    Wizard of Oz
     

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