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Richard Fleischer, Top to Bottom

23 films

He's prolific as any, so I still have some gaps to fill in, but I consider myself a fan of…

  • Pulp Fiction
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
  • Jackie Brown
  • Django Unchained

Tarantino, Top to Bottom

10 films

There is no such thing as a bad Q.T. movie. Doesn't exist. He's got one of the highest batting averages…

  • Double Indemnity
  • Ace in the Hole
  • The Lost Weekend
  • Some Like It Hot
  • Sunset Boulevard

Billy Wilder, Top to Bottom

23 films

I recently marathoned most of his films and boy is it just a fascinating, winding run of work. He was…

  • The Shining
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Paths of Glory
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Barry Lyndon

Kubrick, Top to Bottom

12 films

Self-explanatory. Everyone's got a different favorite. How about, they're all my favorite?

  • The Exorcist
  • Badlands
  • The Long Goodbye
  • Serpico
  • Don't Look Now

1973 - the most consistently great year?

57 films

Realizing the 70s are my favorite decade, I decided to hone in on what was my favorite year of that…

  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Nashville
  • The Long Goodbye
  • Short Cuts
  • A Wedding

Altman, Top to Bottom

33 films

Ranking Altman is a very curious challenge for his filmography is deep with curios both baffling and wondrous. The more…

  • Taxi Driver
  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Jaws
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

The 70s

150 films

My favorite era; the order changes.

  • Snow Dogs
  • The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Big Fat Liar
  • John Q
  • The Time Machine

Every Film Seen in Theaters in the Year 2002

29 films

It was a different time. A time when your mom had to drop you off at the theater. Age 13…

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • The Maltese Falcon
  • The African Queen
  • Fat City

John Huston, Top to Bottom

24 films

He goes on the Mount Rushmore of maverick directors. He's not the Washington of that mountain but he's probably the…

  • Seconds
  • The Train
  • The Manchurian Candidate
  • Black Sunday
  • Ronin

Frankenheimer, Top to Bottom

15 films

Always bet on Frankenheimer.

He's prolific, so I have much to expand on.

(for the record, I enjoyed Reindeer Games.)

  • Winchester '73
  • The Tall Target
  • Reign of Terror
  • The Naked Spur
  • Border Incident

Anthony "The Man" Mann, Top to Bottom

20 films

An on-going tally of favorite Mann pictures. With 42 directing credits in 26 years, he was more prolific than practically…

  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
  • Two for the Road
  • Charade
  • Funny Face

Stanley Donen, Top to Bottom

16 films

Ongoing marathon of the late-great Donen. I'm realizing that I'm either completely in love with a film or am completely…