Saturday, October 20, 2007

My Top 100: 100-51.


51. All About My Mother (Pedro Almodóvar, 1999)
52. Hercules (Ron Clements & John Musker, 1997)
53. Mean Girls (Mark Waters, 2004)
54. This Property Is Condemned (Sydney Pollack, 1966)
55. The History Boys (Nicholas Hytner, 2006)
56. Far from Heaven (Todd Haynes, 2002)
57. Great Expectations (Alfonso Cuarón, 1998)
58. Y tu mamá también (Alfonso Cuarón, 2001)
59. The Fabulous Baker Boys (Steven Kloves, 1989)
60. The Best Years of Our Lives (William Wyler, 1946)
61. Anna Karenina (Clarence Brown, 1935)
62. Lolita (Stanley Kubrick, 1962)
63. Breakfast at Tiffany's (Blake Edwards, 1961)
64. The Story of Adele H (François Truffaut, 1975)
65. Intermezzo (Gregory Ratoff, 1939)
66. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Alfonso Cuarón, 2004)
67. The Postman Always Rings Twice (Tay Garnett, 1946)
68. Atonement (Joe Wright, 2007)
69. Dirty Pretty Things (Stephen Frears, 2002)
70. Sabrina (Billy Wilder, 1954)
71. The Moon is Blue (Otto Preminger, 1953)
72. Lola Rennt (Tom Tykwer, 1998)
73. Hable con ella (Pedro Almodóvar, 2002)
74. Offside (Jafar Panahi, 2006)
75. Hiroshima mon amour (Alain Resnais, 1959)
76. Au revoir, les enfants (Louis Malle, 1987)
77. He Loves Me... He Loves Me Not (Laetitia Colombani, 2002)
78. Walk the Line (James Mangold, 2005)
79. The Man in the White Suit (Alexander Mackendrick, 1951)
80. The School of Rock (Richard Linklater, 2003)
81. Stand By Me (Rob Reiner, 1986)
82. The Woman in the Window (Fritz Lang, 1944)
83. The Royal Tenenbaums (Wes Anderson, 2001)
84. Tunes of Glory (Ronald Neame, 1960)
85. Gilda (Charles Vidor, 1946)
86. Dead Man's Shoes (Shane Meadows, 2004)
87. Day for Night (François Truffaut, 1973)
88. His Girl Friday (Howard Hawks, 1940)
89. Pride & Prejudice (Joe Wright, 2005)
90. Holes (Andrew Davis, 2003)
91. Letter from an Unknown Woman (Max Ophüls, 1948)
92. Bend It Like Beckham (Gurinder Chadha, 2002)
93. Innocence (Lucile Hadzihalilovic, 2004)
94. The Women (George Cukor, 1939)
95. Volver (Pedro Almodóvar, 2006)
96. Kings & Queen (Arnaud Desplechin, 2004)
97. Anatomy of a Murder (Otto Preminger, 1959)
98. Cold Mountain (Anthony Minghella, 2003)
99. The Virgin Suicides (Sofia Coppola, 1999)
100. Notorious (Alfred Hitchcock, 1946)

A few pieces of stats:

By era:
30s: 3
40s: 7
50s: 5
60s: 4
70s: 2
80s: 3
90s: 5
00s: 21

Most featured directors:
Almodóvar: 3
Cuarón: 3
Truffaut: 2
Wright: 2

Feel free to discuss.

4 comments:

Darwin said...

Well, I've only seen 23 of them, but I like most of them.

Luke said...

Almodóvar! Wright! [lovex200]

Anonymous said...

Interesting, eccentric list. I like it.

Jason C. said...

Hi Emma! You have a wonderful list of favorites here although "Notorious" is placed a little low, hehe. I was wondering if you had a link to a master list containing the entire top 100 or at least a link to #1-50 because I can't find it. I'll be stopping by more often, great blog. :)