John McNaughton

Wild Things; Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

US

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Alphaville

1965

Jean-Luc Godard

Bad Sleep Well, The

1960

Akira Kurosawa

Barry Lyndon

1975

Stanley Kubrick

Blood of a Poet, The

1930

Jean Cocteau

enfants du paradis, Les

1945

Marcel Carné

Magnificent Ambersons, The

1942

Orson Welles

Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The

1962

John Ford

Raging Bull

1980

Martin Scorsese

Red Shoes, The

1948

Michael Powell/Emeric Pressburger

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

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This is a personal list of ten films that I love and feel have achieved greatness and belong on the plateau where the greatest films dwell.

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