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The Director's League

After seeing a number of lists like this, I decided to make my own. So here it is. This is using the scoring method originated by Graham J, so all credit goes to him. I might eventually score this using TajLV's system of scoring, just to see the difference. I'm not counting short films either, so those won't appear in the list. I'll update this sporadically, so stay tuned!

A * means I have seen all features from the filmmaker

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  • Magnolia

    1

  • Brick

    2

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    3

  • All That Jazz

    4

  • The Conversation

    5

  • Seven Samurai

    6

  • Sunset Boulevard

    7

  • The Social Network

    8

  • Mulholland Drive

    9

  • The Gold Rush

    10

  • Certain Women

    11

  • Carol

    12

  • Up in the Air

    13

  • Elephant

    14

  • A Face in the Crowd

    15

  • The Last Days of Disco

    16

  • Fargo

    17

  • The Virgin Suicides

    18

  • Arrival

    19

  • Spirited Away

    20

  • Inside Man

    21

  • Moonrise Kingdom

    22

  • Frances Ha

    23

  • The Stranger

    24

  • Election

    25

  • The Graduate

    26

  • The Incredibles

    27

  • Black Swan

    28

  • The Princess Bride

    29

  • The Dark Knight

    30

  • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

    31

  • Before Sunset

    32

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    33

  • High Life

    34

  • Inglourious Basterds

    35

  • Gravity

    36

  • Spider-Man 2

    37

  • Parasite

    38

  • The Silence of the Lambs

    39

  • Alien

    40

  • Skyfall

    41

  • Rear Window

    42

  • Defending Your Life

    43

  • eXistenZ

    44

  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    45

  • Brewster McCloud

    46

  • Queen of Earth

    47

  • Best in Show

    48

  • In the Cut

    49

  • Raging Bull

    50

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    51

  • Contagion

    52

  • Match Point

    53

  • The Heartbreak Kid

    54

  • The Immigrant

    55

  • Days of Heaven

    56

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    57

  • Only Lovers Left Alive

    58

  • Back to the Future

    59

  • The Invitation

    60

  • Hush

    61

  • Steve Jobs

    62

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    63

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    64

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    65

  • Caravaggio

    66

  • Death at a Funeral

    67

  • Bridesmaids

    68

  • Logan

    69

  • Adam's Rib

    70

  • Elle

    71

  • The Thing

    72

  • The Bourne Supremacy

    73

  • I ♥ Huckabees

    74

  • Cloud Atlas

    75

  • The Big Short

    76

  • Aquaman

    77

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    78

  • The House of Yes

    79

  • Carrie

    80

  • Iron Man

    81

  • Aliens

    82

  • Tropic Thunder

    83

  • Better Luck Tomorrow

    84

  • Million Dollar Baby

    85

  • X2

    86

  • The Ring

    87

  • Scream

    88

  • Something's Gotta Give

    89

  • Apollo 13

    90

  • Broadcast News

    91

  • Toy Story 2

    92

  • Big Fish

    93

  • Brokeback Mountain

    94

  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

    95

  • Almost Famous

    96

  • Heat

    97

  • Star Wars

    98

  • Christopher Robin

    99

  • Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

    100