MY FAVORITE MOVIES BY MY FAVORITE DIRECTORS

Some of these were tough calls. In no particular order:
  1. Orson Welles - Citizen Kane (I know CONTROVERSIAL)
  2. Alfred Hitchcock - North by Northwest
  3. Robert Altman - The Long Goodbye
  4. Coen bros. - The Big Lebowski
  5. Woody Allen - Love and Death
  6. Steven Spielberg - Jaws
  7. John Carpenter - Big Trouble in Little China
  8. Joe Dante - Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  9. John Ford - The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
  10. Howard Hawks - His Girl Friday
  11. Preston Sturges - The Lady Eve
  12. John Huston - The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  13. Billy Wilder - The Apartment
  14. John Landis - An American Werewolf in London
  15. Martin Scorsese - Goodfellas (although if you want a less obvious choice, check out After Hours)
  16. Frank Capra - It's a Wonderful Life
  17. Sam Raimi - Evil Dead II
  18. Sergio Leone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
  19. Quentin Tarantino - Inglorious Basterds
  20. Paul Thomas Anderson - There Will Be Blood
  21. Stephen Soderbergh- Out of Sight
  22. Stanley Kubrick - Dr. Strangelove or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Bomb
  23. Jonathan Demme - Stop Making Sense (though Something Wild comes close)
  24. Buster Keaton - Steamboat Bill
  25. Brad Bird - The Incredibles
  26. Terry Gilliam - The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
  27. Casablanca - Michael Curtiz
  28. Terrance Malick - Badlands
  29. John Frankenheimer - Seconds