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Safdie Brothers favorite films

by Talk Talk
Safdie Brothers favorite films by Talk Talk
Films mentioned by the Safdie’s that are not on MUBI: - Silver Jew (2007) – Michael Tully - Louis Theroux: Gambling in Las Vegas (2007) - 1 night in Paris (2004) - Happy Life (2011) *They only mentioned Life Lessons from the anthology New York Stories (1989) FAVORITE SHOWS / MENTIONED SHOWS - Seinfield - Taxi - The Wire - The Sopranos - Ugly George - Midnight Blue - The Outer Limits - Cops - OZ - Candid Camera - Entourage - Tiger King - The Last Dance (2020) FAVORITE SHORTS NOT IN MUBI - Shelter in Place (2020) – Mathew Beck FAVORITE BOOKS - Trainspotting – Irving Welsh - Porno – Irving Welsh - The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz – Mordecai… Read more

Films mentioned by the Safdie’s that are not on MUBI:
- Silver Jew (2007) – Michael Tully
- Louis Theroux: Gambling in Las Vegas (2007)
- 1 night in Paris (2004)
- Happy Life (2011)
*They only mentioned Life Lessons from the anthology New York Stories (1989)

FAVORITE SHOWS / MENTIONED SHOWS
- Seinfield
- Taxi
- The Wire
- The Sopranos
- Ugly George
- Midnight Blue
- The Outer Limits
- Cops
- OZ
- Candid Camera
- Entourage
- Tiger King
- The Last Dance (2020)

FAVORITE SHORTS NOT IN MUBI
- Shelter in Place (2020) – Mathew Beck

FAVORITE BOOKS
- Trainspotting – Irving Welsh
- Porno – Irving Welsh
- The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz – Mordecai Richler
- Notes on the Cinematographer – Robert Bresson
- Scorsese on Scorsese – David Thompson
- Cassavetes on Cassavetes – Ray Carney
- The Films of Mike Leigh – Ray Carney
- Making Movies – Sidney Lumet
- The Money Player: The Confessions of America’s Greatest Table Tennis Champion and Hustler – Marty Reisman
- Helter Skelter – Vincent Bugliosi
- The Family – Ed Sanders
- Will You Die for Me? – Tex Watson
- Dead Souls – Nikolai Gogol
- What Makes Sammy Run? – Budd Schulberg
- SuperBookie: Inside Las Vegas Sports Gambling – Art Manteris, Rick Talley
- Confessions of an Ivy League Bookie – Peter Alson
- Tales of Times Square – Josh Alan Friedman
- I, Goldstein – Josh Alan Friedman
- It’s Not Easy Bein’ Me: A Lifetime of No Respect but Plenty of Sex and Drugs – Rodney Dangerfield
- Money Players : Inside the NBA – Amen Keteyian
- The Executioner’s Song – Norman Mailer
- In the Belly of the Beast – Jack Henry Abbott
- The Executioner’s Song – Norman Mailer
- I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir – Mickey Leigh
- Lobotomy: Surviving the Ramones – Dee Dee Ramone
- Commando – Johnny Ramone
- If Beale Street Could Talk – James Baldwin
- No Beast So Fierce – Edward Bunker
- Moby-Dick – Herman Melville
- Andy Kaufman Revealed! Best Friend Tells All – Bob Zmuda
- Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman – Box brown
- Slaughterhouse-Five – Kurt Vonnegut

AUTHORS MENTIONED
- Walter Mosley
- Charles Willeford
- Elmore Leonard
- Richard Stark
- John Cheever
- William Burroughs

FAVORITE GRAPHIC NOVELS AND COMICS
- David Boring – Daniel Clowes
- Angry Youth Comix – Johnny Ryan
- Peep Show – Joe Matt
- Dirty Plotte – Julie Doucet

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