Favorites from My Favorite Directors

My favorite movies from my favorite directors ranked by number of movies I've seen from each. Must have seen at least five movies for a director to qualify

See notes for films per director and links to each director's list (the list makes more sense in this view), or see all director lists.

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  • Vertigo

    1

  • Modern Times

    2

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    3

  • High and Low

    4

  • Fargo

    5

  • Mulholland Drive

    6

  • The Thing

    7

  • eXistenZ

    8

  • Blow Out

    9

  • Ocean's Eleven

    10

  • That Obscure Object of Desire

    11

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    12

  • The Searchers

    13

  • Everything Will Be OK

    14

  • The Naked Spur

    15

  • Taxi Driver

    16

  • Pickup on South Street

    17

  • Alien

    18

  • All That Heaven Allows

    19

  • The 400 Blows

    20

  • Ride Lonesome

    21

  • Metropolis

    22

  • Inglourious Basterds

    23

  • Gone Girl

    24

  • The Big Sleep

    25

  • Thief

    26

  • Memento

    27

  • Bad Day at Black Rock

    28

  • 2046

    29

  • Back to the Future

    30

  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    31

  • Suspiria

    32

  • The Girl Who Knew Too Much

    33

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    34

  • Don't Torture a Duckling

    35

  • Days of Heaven

    36

  • Le Samouraï

    37

  • In a Lonely Place

    38

  • The Sixth Sense

    39

  • The Usual Suspects

    40

  • Sicario

    41

  • Inherent Vice

    42

  • The Rock

    43

  • Beetlejuice

    44

  • Brazil

    45

  • The Maltese Falcon

    46

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    47

  • Down by Law

    48

  • Do the Right Thing

    49

  • Army of Darkness

    50

  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

    51

  • Top Gun

    52

  • Love and Anarchy

    53

  • The Andromeda Strain

    54

  • The Fountain

    55

  • The Hurt Locker

    56

  • Ratatouille

    57

  • Aliens

    58

  • Possibly in Michigan

    59

  • Marie Antoinette

    60

  • 3:10 to Yuma

    61

  • Unforgiven

    62

  • Logan

    63

  • Spirited Away

    64

  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    65

  • First Cow

    66

  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians

    67

  • Speed Racer

    68

  • Double Indemnity

    69

  • Hot Fuzz

    70

  • Star Trek

    71

  • Event Horizon

    72

  • The Host

    73

  • Mrs. Doubtfire

    74

  • Scream

    75

  • Independence Day

    76

  • The Hound of the Baskervilles

    77

  • Code Unknown

    78

  • Rush

    79

  • Captain America: The First Avenger

    80

  • The Double Life of Véronique

    81

  • Boyhood

    82

  • Star Wars

    83

  • Pinocchio

    84

  • All the Colors of the Dark

    85

  • Clear and Present Danger

    86

  • The Wild Bunch

    87

  • Sin City

    88

  • Watchmen

    89

  • Out of the Past

    90

  • RoboCop

    91

  • Dogville

    92

  • Touch of Evil

    93

  • Sunshine

    94

  • Casablanca

    95

  • Rififi

    96

  • Day of the Outlaw

    97

  • Sorcerer

    98

  • Licence to Kill

    99

  • Pierrot le Fou

    100