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What is your favourite movies/directors?

Asked by desiree333 (3206points) December 5th, 2008

Yeah my favourite movies are mostly Tim Burton movies, hes awesome! Heres a list of all my favourite movies:
Sweeney Todd
Beetlejuice
Corpse Bride
Nightmare Before Christmas
Alice & Wonderland :P trippy movie
The Nanny Diaries
Marie Antoinette
Breakfast At Tiffanys
and oubvoiusly my favourite director is Tim Burton :)

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queenzboulevard's avatar

Scorsese movies are my favorites, followed by the genius of the Coen brothers.

Bluefreedom's avatar

My favorite movies list is huge so I’ll bypass that for now but as far as favorite directors of mine, here are a few:

Steven Spielberg
Francis Ford Coppola
Ridley Scott
Clint Eastwood
Ron Howard
George Lucas
James Cameron
Martin Scorcese

AstroChuck's avatar

Dark City, Blazing Saddles, A Hard Day’s Night, The Godfather (I & II), My Favorite Year, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Blade Runner, North By Northwest, & Life of Brian are a few of my favorite films.
Alex Proyas and Alfred Hitchcock are at the top of my favorite directors list.

jackfright's avatar

Michel Gondry- eternal sunshine. And Burtons stuff as well :)

mrdh's avatar

Favourite movies:
The Assassination of Jesse James – So so so underrated
Atonement – Mmm… James MacAvoy, and that 5 minute tracking shot
Les Choristes – French choir boys, what’s not to like?
Control – Great film, great band
Die Hard – Best action film (and villain) evar, period.
Eastern Promises – Just go watch it
Fight Club – I don’t think this film needs an explanation
The Good the Bad and the Ugly – Blondie. ‘Nuff said.
Hot Fuzz – Liked it more than Shuan of the Dead
In Bruges – Only if you like good ol’ British humour
Joyuex Noël – Films are always about WWII not WWI
Kill Bill – Unadulterated gory fun
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters – Donkey Kong!
Lars and the Real Girl – Heart-warming
Das Leben der Anderen – One of the best endings to a film, I’ve seen
Léon – Jean Reno + Natalie Portman = Must see
Love Actually – One of the few rom-coms I actually enjoy
M – Fritz Lang at his best
The Prestige – Should’ve won an Oscar
Run Lola Run – Pure adrenaline, superb editing
Le Samouraï – Quoted from Criterion, the epitome of cool
Sweeney Todd – Ah, I’m a sucker for Burton/Depp films
Der Untergang – Where is the Oscar?

My favourite director has got to be Fritz Lang, and Christopher Nolan at a close second.

mrdh's avatar

Oops, I forgot Blade Runner.

queenzboulevard's avatar

lurve for Jesse James!

desiree333's avatar

I forgot fight club, such a good movie…

TitsMcGhee's avatar

Rocky Horror Picture Show, Requiem for a Dream, Donnie Darko, The Breakfast Club, A Clockwork Orange, Fight Club, Brick, The Graduate, Identity, Mallrats, Spice World, Amelie, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Pulp Fiction, The History Boys, Pretty In Pink, American Gangster, Lars and the Real Girl, Empire Records, Sixteen Candles, Girl Interrupted, I Heart Huckabees, Full Metal Jacket, Center Stage, Camp, Edward Scissorhands, Stranger than Fiction, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me, Waking the Dead, The Game, Reefer Madness, Cyrano de Bergerac, Cabaret, The Royal Tennenbaums, The Rules of Attraction, Moulin Rouge, Shakespeare In Love, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Gattaca, Kung Pow, Kissing Jessica Stein, 10 Things I Hate About You, High Fidelity, Bad Girls, Riding in Cars with Boys, The Station Agent, Big Fish, Stakeout, This Is Spinal Tap, Best In Show, Waiting for Guffman, A Mighty Wind, Memento, Save the Last Dance, Sideways, The Hours, Say Anything, Blues Brothers, The Commitments, Carrie, O Brother Where Art Thou, Bon Voyage, Office Space, Moonstruck, A League of their Own, Mean Girls, The Jerk, Reservoir Dogs, Airplane!, Animal House, Clerks, Heathers, The Usual Suspects, Clue, The Princess Bride, The Goonies, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, Benny and Joon, The Shining, The Good Girl, Brokeback Mountain, Wicker Park, Coffee and Cigarettes, Saved!, Dogma, Hard Candy, Juno, Annie Hall, Citizen Kane, Knocked Up, Accepted, Waiting, Kill Bill, Lie with Me, Reality Bites, The Sandlot, Black Snake Moan, American Beauty, Conversations with Other Women, Gone with the Wind, Trainspotting, Waking Life

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