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These are the films that came in second to the two lists of ten favorites, and they are in order of the directors listed. Includes the runner-ups from “My Ten Favorite Films”, “Another Ten”, “Thirty”, “Ten, No. 4”. and “50”. 1. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (Dir. Paul Schrader, 1985) 2. Natural Born Killers (Dir. Oliver Stone, 1994) 3. Thief (Dir. Michael Mann, 1981) 4. 5. Blue Velvet (Dir. David Lynch, 1986) 6. Sonatine (Dir. Takeshi Kitano, 1993) 7. Play Misty For Me (Dir. Clint Eastwood, 1971) 8. Bound (Dir. Wachowski Bros., 1996) 9. Videodrome (Dir. David Cronenberg, 1983) 10. The Funeral (Dir. Abel Ferrara, 1996) 11. Floating Weeds… Read more

These are the films that came in second to the two lists of ten favorites, and they are in order of the directors listed.

Includes the runner-ups from “My Ten Favorite Films”, “Another Ten”, “Thirty”, “Ten, No. 4”. and “50”.

1. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (Dir. Paul Schrader, 1985)
2. Natural Born Killers (Dir. Oliver Stone, 1994)
3. Thief (Dir. Michael Mann, 1981)
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5. Blue Velvet (Dir. David Lynch, 1986)
6. Sonatine (Dir. Takeshi Kitano, 1993)
7. Play Misty For Me (Dir. Clint Eastwood, 1971)
8. Bound (Dir. Wachowski Bros., 1996)
9. Videodrome (Dir. David Cronenberg, 1983)
10. The Funeral (Dir. Abel Ferrara, 1996)

11. Floating Weeds (Dir. Yasujiro Ozu, 1959)
12. The Life of Oharu (Dir. Kenji Mizoguchi, 1952)
13. The Grapes of Wrath (Dir. John Ford, 1940)
14. Serpico (Dir. Sidney Lumet, 1973)
15. Once Upon a Time in America (Dir. Sergio Leone, 1984)
16. The Last Temptation of Christ (Dir. Martin Scorsese, 1988)
17. La Vie de Boheme (Dir. Aki Kaurismaki, 1992)
18. Paris, Texas (Dir. Wim Wenders, 1984)
19. Mona Lisa (Dir. Neil Jordan, 1986)
20. Europa (Dir. Lars von Trier, 1991)

21. Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom (Dir. Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1975)
22. Black Rain (Dir. Shohei Imamura, 1989)
23. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (Dir. John Huston, 1948)
24. The Exorcist (Dir. William Friedkin, 1973)
25. 12 Monkeys (Dir. Terry Gilliam, 1995)
26. The Game (Dir. David Fincher, 1997)
27. Pi (Dir. Darren Aranofsky, 1998)
28. The Edge of Heaven (Dir. Fatih Akin, 2007)
29. (Dir. Matthias Glasner, )
30. Homicide (Dir. David Mamet, 1991)

31. The Rules of the Game (Dir. Jean Renoir, 1939)
32. Psycho (Dir. Alfred Hitchcock, 1960)
33. Mouchette (Dir. Robert Bresson, 1967)
34. Ran (Dir. Akira Kurosawa, 1985)
35. Masculine Feminine (Dir. Jean-Luc Godard, 1966)
36. Last Tango in Paris (Dir. Bernardo Bertolucci, 1972)
37. The Wild Bunch (Dir. Sam Peckinpah, 1969)
38. Performance (Dir. Nicolas Roeg, 1970)
39. The Doom Generation (Dir. Gregg Araki, 1995)
40. Good Will Hunting (Dir. Gus Van Sant, 1997)

41. M (Dir. Fritz Lang, 1931)
42. The Wages of Fear (Dir. Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1954)
43. Rebel Without a Cause (Dir. Nicholas Ray, 1955)
44. Letter From an Unknown Woman (Dir. Max Ophuls, 1948)
45. (Dir. Louis Malle, )
46. Beware of a Holy Whore (Dir. Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1971)
47. Rosemary’s Baby (Dir. Roman Polanski, 1968)
48. American Psycho (Dir. Mary Harron, 2000)
49. (Dir. Mark Romanek, )
50. Funny Games & Funny Games U.S. (Dir. Michael Haneke, 1998-2007)

51. Meshes of the Afternoon (Dir. Maya Deren, 1943)
52. Beauty and the Beast (Dir. Jean Cocteau, 1946)
53. Scorpio Rising (Dir. Kenneth Anger, 1964)
54. Leaves From Satan’s Book (Dir. Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1921)
55. The Shining (Dir. Stanley Kubrick, 1980)
56 L’Eclisse (Dir. Michelangelo Antonioni, 1962)
57. Persona (Dir. Ingmar Bergman, 1966)
58. The Mirror (Dir. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1975)
59. (Dir. Godfrey Reggio, )
60. Samsara (Dir. Ron Fricke, 2011)

61. Army of Shadows (Dir. Jean-Pierre Melville, 1969)
62. Apocalypse Now (Dir. Francis Ford Coppola, 1979)
63. Opening Night (Dir. John Cassavetes, 1977)
64. Cabaret (Dir. Bob Fosse, 1972)
65. (Dir. Anthony Minghella,)
66. Hard Eight (Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson, 1996)
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