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Ranking The Oeuvres of Directors I love

by Allan
Ranking The Oeuvres of Directors I love by Allan
Directors listed Alphabetically. I feel I need to have seen at least four films by a director to include them. Only includes feature films. Ranking on the basis of my favourites, not necessarily on the basis of what I feel are the best or greatest films. I know I should write some opinions on each director, I hope to eventually. Permanently under construction. Andrei Tarkovsky is my favourite film maker. Woody Allen Manhattan Murder Mystery Manhattan Love and Death Radio Days Annie Hall Hannah and her Sisters Crimes and Misdemeanors Husbands and Wives Bananas ↓ I DID NOT ENJOY ↓ Sleeper Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex* (*But… Read more

Directors listed Alphabetically.
I feel I need to have seen at least four films by a director to include them.
Only includes feature films.
Ranking on the basis of my favourites, not necessarily on the basis of what I feel are the best or greatest films.
I know I should write some opinions on each director, I hope to eventually.
Permanently under construction.

Andrei Tarkovsky is my favourite film maker.

Woody Allen
Manhattan Murder Mystery
Manhattan
Love and Death
Radio Days
Annie Hall
Hannah and her Sisters
Crimes and Misdemeanors
Husbands and Wives
Bananas
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
Sleeper
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex* (*But Were Afraid to Ask)

Robert Altman
Short Cuts
McCabe and Mrs. Miller
Gosford Park
Secret Honour
The Long Goodbye
A Wedding
The Player
Nashville
3 Women
California Split
MASH
A Prairie Home Companion
Thieves Like Us
Fool for Love
Brewster McCloud

Paul Thomas Anderson
Magnolia
There Will Be Blood
Punch Drunk Love
Boogie Nights
Hard Eight (Sydney)

Ingmar Bergman
Winter Light
The Passion of Anna
Persona
Fanny and Alexander
Seventh Seal
Through a Glass Darkly
Wild Strawberries
Shame
Autumn Sonata
The Silence
Hour of The Wolf
Scenes From a Marriage
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
The Serpents Egg

Luis Bunuel
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
Belle de jour
The Diary of a Chambermaid
That Obscure Object of Desire
Viridiana
Tristana
The Phantom of Liberty
The Milky Way
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
The Exterminating Angel

John Cassavetes
A Woman Under the Influence
Opening Night
Faces
Shadows
Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Coen Brothers
No Country for Old Men
The Man Who Wasn’t There
Fargo
The Big Lebowski
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
A Serious Man
Millers Crossing
Blood Simple
The Hudsucker Proxy
Barton Fink
Burn After Reading
Raising Arizona

Carl Theodor Dreyer
Ordet
The Passion of Joan of Arc
Gertrud
Day of Wrath
Vampyr
Michael

Rainer Werner Fassbinder
The Marriage of Maria Braun
Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven
Ali: Fear Eats The Soul
Fear of Fear
Effi Breist
Chinese Roulette
Satan’s Brew

Jean-Luc Godard
Une Femme est Une Femme
Vivre sa vie
À bout de souffle
Pierrot le fou
Alphaville
Le Mépris
Masculine Feminine
La Chinoise
Le Petit soldat
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
Weekend
Passion
Made in U.S.A.
Detective

Peter Greenaway
The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover
Baby of Macon
Prospero’s Books
Drowning By Numbers
A Zed and Two Noughts
Nightwatching
The Draughtsman’s Contract
J’Accuse…!
The Falls
Belly of an Architect
8 1/2 Women
The Pillow Book

Alfred Hitchcock
Vertigo
Rear Window
Psycho
Shadow of Doubt
Rope
Saboteur
The Trouble with Harry
The Wrong Man
The Man Who Knew to Much
Frenzy
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
The Birds
Marnie
Iron Curtain

Krzysztof Kieslowski
La Double vie de Véronique
Blue
Red
White
The Decalogue

Akira Kurosawa
Ran
Red Beard
Seven Samurai
Throne of Blood
Ikiru
Rashomon
Kagemusha

Sergio Leone
Once Upon a Time in The West
For a Few Dollars More
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Duck, you Sucker! (A Fistful of Dynamite)
A Fistful of Dollars
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
Once Upon a Time in America

Richard Linklater
A Scanner Darkly
Waking Life
Before Sunset
Slacker
Dazed and Confused
Before Sunrise
↓ I DID NOT ENJOY
School of Rock

David Lynch
Mulholland Drive
Blue Velvet
Lost Highway
The Twin Peaks Pilot
Inland Empire
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
The Elephant Man
Wild At Heart

Louis Malle
Le Feu Follet
My Dinner with Andre
Au Revoir, Les Enfants
Milou En Mai
Lift to The Scaffold
Les Amants
Zazie Dans La Metro
Lacombe Lucien
Le souffle au coeur
Black Moon

Jean-Pierre Melville
Army of Shadows
Le Cercle Rouge
Bob le flambeur
Leon Morin, Priest
Un Flic
Le Doulos

Hayao Miyazaki
Princess Mononoke
Porco Roso
Spirited Away
Nausicaa of The Valley of The Wind
My Neighbor Totoro
Kiki’s Delivery Service
Howl’s Moving Castle
Lupin The Third: The Castle of Cagliostro
Ponyo
Laputa: Castle in The Sky

Kenji Mizoguchi
The Life of Oharu
Sanshō Dayũ
Ugetsu Monogatari
The Lady of Musashino
Miss Oyu
Chikamatsu Monogatari
Uwasa No Onna
Akasen Chitai
Gion Bayashi
Yokihi

Mikio Naruse
Flowing
When a Woman Ascends The Stairs
Floating Cloads
Sound of The Mountain
Late Chrysanthemums
Repast

Yasujirō Ozu
Tokyo Story
Equinox Flower
Floating Weeds
Late Spring
Late Autumn
An Autumn Afternoon
Early Summer
What did the Lady Forget?
The End of Summer
There Was a Father
The Brothers and Sisters of The Toda Family
The Only Son

Martin Scorsese
Raging Bull
Casino
Goodfellas
Mean Streets
Taxi Driver
The King of Comedy
The Departed
New York, New York

Andrei Tarkovsky
The Sacrifice
Andrei Rublev
Nostalghia
Solaris
Mirror
Ivan’s Childhood

Bela Tarr
Werckmeister Harmonies
Satantango
Damnation
The Man From London

Orson Welles
Citizen Kane
The Trial
Othello
Touch of Evil
Macbeth

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