Favorites from My Favorite Directors

My favorite movie of every director from whom I've seen 5 or more movies. Listed by number of movies seen per director.

See notes for films per director and links to each director's list, or see all director lists.

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  • Vertigo

    1

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    2

  • Modern Times

    3

  • Fargo

    4

  • The Thing

    5

  • Videodrome

    6

  • Ocean's Eleven

    7

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    8

  • Blow Out

    9

  • The Searchers

    10

  • Everything Will Be OK

    11

  • Mulholland Drive

    12

  • The Naked Spur

    13

  • Taxi Driver

    14

  • Alien

    15

  • The 400 Blows

    16

  • Ride Lonesome

    17

  • Se7en

    18

  • Thief

    19

  • Memento

    20

  • Inglourious Basterds

    21

  • 2046

    22

  • Back to the Future

    23

  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    24

  • Suspiria

    25

  • The Girl Who Knew Too Much

    26

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    27

  • The Big Sleep

    28

  • High and Low

    29

  • Metropolis

    30

  • Le Samouraï

    31

  • There Will Be Blood

    32

  • The Rock

    33

  • Beetlejuice

    34

  • Brazil

    35

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

    36

  • Army of Darkness

    37

  • The Usual Suspects

    38

  • Arrival

    39

  • The Fountain

    40

  • Ratatouille

    41

  • Aliens

    42

  • The Maltese Falcon

    43

  • Spirited Away

    44

  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    45

  • In a Lonely Place

    46

  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians

    47

  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

    48

  • Top Gun

    49

  • The Sixth Sense

    50

  • All That Heaven Allows

    51

  • Bad Day at Black Rock

    52

  • Speed Racer

    53

  • Double Indemnity

    54

  • West Side Story

    55

  • Hot Fuzz

    56

  • Event Horizon

    57

  • The Hurt Locker

    58

  • Mrs. Doubtfire

    59

  • Scream

    60

  • Unforgiven

    61

  • Independence Day

    62

  • The Hound of the Baskervilles

    63

  • Code Unknown

    64

  • Rush

    65

  • Down by Law

    66

  • Captain America: The First Avenger

    67

  • The Double Life of Véronique

    68

  • Do the Right Thing

    69

  • Boyhood

    70

  • Star Wars

    71

  • Pinocchio

    72

  • Days of Heaven

    73

  • Logan

    74

  • Clear and Present Danger

    75

  • The Wild Bunch

    76

  • Sin City

    77

  • Watchmen

    78

  • RoboCop

    79

  • Dogville

    80

  • Touch of Evil

    81

  • Star Trek

    82

  • Sunshine

    83

  • Sorcerer

    84

  • Licence to Kill

    85

  • Breathless

    86

  • Extreme Prejudice

    87

  • Paprika

    88

  • Brokeback Mountain

    89

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    90

  • 12 Angry Men

    91

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    92

  • All the President's Men

    93

  • Drive

    94

  • I Heart Huckabees

    95

  • The Mummy

    96

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    97

  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

    98

  • The Killer

    99

  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    100