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Listless Behavior

by micah van hove
A personal canon; favorite films by director; every film on this list achieves greatness. film count:: (21) — Woody Allen (12) — Michael Haneke (11) — Joel & Ethan Coen (8) — Robert Altman — Stanley Kubrick — Richard Linklater (7) — Andrei Tarkovsky — Gus Van Sant — Eric Rohmer — Wes Anderson — Quentin Tarantino — Martin Scorsese (6) — Werner Herzog — Steven Soderbergh — David Lynch — Sidney Lumet — Errol Morris — Oliver Stone — Alfred Hitchcock — Steven Spielberg (5) — Todd Solondz — David Gordon Green — David Cronenberg —Park Chan-Wook — Terrence Malick — Francis Ford Coppola (4) — Paul Thomas Anderson — Olivier Assayas — Danny Boyle —… Read more

A personal canon; favorite films by director; every film on this list achieves greatness.
film count::

(21) — Woody Allen
(12) — Michael Haneke
(11) — Joel & Ethan Coen
(8) — Robert Altman — Stanley Kubrick — Richard Linklater
(7) — Andrei Tarkovsky — Gus Van Sant — Eric Rohmer — Wes Anderson — Quentin Tarantino — Martin Scorsese
(6) — Werner Herzog — Steven Soderbergh — David Lynch — Sidney Lumet — Errol Morris — Oliver Stone — Alfred Hitchcock — Steven Spielberg
(5) — Todd Solondz — David Gordon Green — David Cronenberg —Park Chan-Wook — Terrence Malick — Francis Ford Coppola
(4) — Paul Thomas Anderson — Olivier Assayas — Danny Boyle — Sofia Coppola — Vittorio De Sica — Wong Kar Wai — Michael Powell
(4) — Peter Weir — Mel Brooks — Krzysztof Kieślowski — Tom Tykwer — Pen-ek Ratanaruang — Hayao Miyazaki — Jim Jarmusch
(3) — Lynne Ramsay — Alejandro González Iñárritu — Wim Wenders — James Gray
(3) — Harmony Korine — Francois Truffaut —Jonathan Demme — Cameron Crowe — Kelly Reichardt
(2) — Kenneth Lonergan — Alfonso Cuaron — Alan J. Pakula – Noah Baumbach — Spike Jonze — Michel Gondry
(2) — Robert Redford — Stephen Frears — Alexis Dos Santos — Aaron Katz
(2) — Lars Von Trier — Alejandro Amenábar — Pedro Almodóvar — Christian Mungiu — Warren Beatty
(2) — David Fincher — Lynn Shelton — James Cameron — Curtis Hanson — Blake Edwards — Zach Weintraub

Other Lists:
Decades — Best films from each year of the last decade +
Un Film De Film — narrative films concerning filmmaking
24 Little Hours — my favorite movies that take place over the course of one day or one night…
Tog — cinematographers and their films…
What’s up, Docs? — documentary films
Mind if I do a J? — movies that can only be improved “on weed!”
Gambler’s Delight —poker films or gambler’s films, the ones that don’t suck
Directorial Debuts — A catalog of some of my favorite debuts
Science Fiction — Minus Star Wars.

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