300 Film Directors

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Blood Diamond, Glory, The Last Samurai
Pan's Labyrinth, The Devil's Backbone, Hellboy
A Fistful of Dollars, Once Upon a Time in the West, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
The Green Mile, The Shawshank Redemption, The Mist
Apocalypse Now, The Godfather, The Conversation
Short Cuts, MASH, Gosford Park
Chungking Express, 2046, In the Mood For Love
One Hour Photo, Never Let Me Go, Static
Hunger, Shame, Exodus
Tom Jones, A Taste of Honey, The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
The Ice Storm, Brokeback Mountain, Life of Pi
Das Boot, In the Line of Fire, Troy
El Cid, The Glenn Miller Story, Winchester '73
The Science of Sleep, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Be Kind Rewind
Wings, The Ox-Bow Incident, The Public Enemy
Enter the Void, Irreversible, I Stand Alone
Open Your Eyes, The Sea Inside, The Others
Rocco and His Brothers, The Leopard, Death in Venice
Cleopatra, The Ten Commandments, The Greatest Show on Earth
Sansho the Bailiff, Ugetsu, The Life of Oharu
Diary of A Country Priest, A Man Escaped, Pickpocket
Pandora's Box, Diary of a Lost Girl, The 3 Penny Opera
Out of Sight, Ocean's Eleven, Traffic
Brazil, Twelves Monkeys, Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Gran Torino, Unforgiven, Million Dollar Baby
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Man on the Moon, Amadeus
Andrei Rublev, Solaris, Stalker
The General, Sherlock Jr., Cops
Let the Right One In, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Four Shades of Brown
A Taste of Cherry, Close-Up, The Wind Will Carry Us
The Spiral Staircase, The Killers, Criss Cross
The Third Man, The Fallen Idol, Oliver!
Crash, In the Valley of Elah, The Next Three Days
The Sound of Music, West Side Story, The Day the Earth Stood Still
Port of Shadows, Children of Paradise, Daybreak
Scream, A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Hills Have Eyes
Europa, Dogville, Breaking the Waves
Little Big Man, Bonnie and Clyde, The Miracle Worker
Safe, Far From Heaven, I'm Not There.
Exotica, The Sweet Hereafter, Where the Truth Lies
My Own Private Idaho, Good Will Hunting, Milk
Midnight Express, Pink Floyd The Wall, Mississippi Burning
Chasing Amy, Clerks, Mallrats
Glen or Glenda, Plan 9 From Outer Space, Bride of the Monster
Duck Soup, An Affair to Remember, Going My Way
The Artist, OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies, The Players
The Birth of a Nation, Intolerance, Orphans of the Storm
The Great Escape, The Magnificent Seven, Bad Day at Black Rock
The Evil Eye, Black Sunday, Black Sabbath
Days of Wine and Roses, Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Pink Panther
Kicking and Screaming, The Squid and the Whale, Greenberg
Run Lola Run, Heaven, Cloud Atlas
Mulholland Dr., Eraserhead, Blue Velvet
Happiness, Storytelling, Welcome to the Dollhouse
Mon Oncle, M. Hulot's Holiday, Playtime
Do the Right Thing, 25th Hour, She's Gotta Have It
Ordinary People, A River Runs Through It, Quiz Show
Weird Science, The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ben-Hur, The Best Years of Our Lives, Roman Holiday
Son of the Bride, The Secret in Their Eyes, Avellaneda's Moon
El Topo, Santa Sangre, The Holy Mountain
Seven Beauties, Love and Anarchy, Swept Away
Memento, Following, The Dark Knight
On the Waterfront, East of Eden, A Streetcar Named Desire
Edward Scissorhands, Big Fish, Beetlejuice
Stealing Beauty, 1900, The Last Emperor
If...., O Lucky Man!, This Sporting Life
Badlands, Days of Heaven, The Thin Red Line
Philadelphia, The Silence of the Lambs, Swimming to Cambodia
A Star is Born, Adam's Rib, The Philadelphia Story
Dangerous Liaisons, Prick Up Your Ears, High Fidelity
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, The Dirty Dozen, The Flight of the Phoenix
Patton, Papillon, Planet of the Apes
The 40 Year-Old Virgin, Knocked Up, Funny People
Ulysses' Gaze, Eternity and a Day, Landscape in the Mist
Sophie's Choice, Klute, All the President's Men
United 93, Bloody Sunday, Green Zone
The Roaring Twenties, High Sierra, White Heat
Falling Down, The Lost Boys, The Phantom of the Opera
Dead Poets Society, The Truman Show, Witness
Kapò, Burn!, The Battle of Algiers
Y Tu Mamá También, Children of Men, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Gone with the Wind, The Wizard of Oz, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Jaws, Schindler's List, E.T. the Extra Terrestrial
Shanghai Express, Blonde Venus, The Last Gesture
Top Gun, True Romance, Man on Fire
Billy Liar, Midnight Cowboy, Marathon Man
Life is Beautiful, Johnny Stecchino, The Tiger and the Snow
Spider-Man, The Evil Dead, A Simple Plan
Hero, The House of Flying Daggers, Raise the Red Lantern
Drowning by Numbers, The Cook the Thief the Wife & Her Lover, The Draughtsman's Contract
Walkabout, The Man Who Fell to Earth, Don't Look Now
The Matrix, V For Vendetta, Cloud Atlas
The Sting, Slap Shot, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Stagecoach, The Searchers, The Grapes of Wrath
Mad Max, Lorenzo's Oil, The Witches of Eastwick
American Graffiti, Star Wars, THX 1138
There Will Be Blood, Boogie Nights, Magnolia
Late Spring, Tokyo Story, Good Morning
Gladiator, Blade Runner, Thelma & Louise
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Lethal Weapon, The Goonies, Superman
Night of the Living Dead, Creepshow, The Crazies
Black God, White Devil, Entranced Earth, Antonio das Mortes
Star Trek, Super 8, Mission Impossible III
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, Bell de Jour, Un Chien Andalou
Straw Dogs, The Wild Bunch, Cross of Iron
Chocolat, The Cider House Rules, What's Eating Gilbert Grape
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Before Night Falls, Basquiat
Sleepless in Seattle, You've Got Mail, Julie & Julia
Paper Moon, What's Up Doc?, The Last Picture Show
Bicycle Thieves, Shoeshine, Umberto D.
Signs, The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable
Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago, The Bridge on the River Kwai
Kino Eye, Man With a Movie Camera, Enthusiasm
Léon: The Professional, La Femme Nikita, The Fifth Element
Blood In, Blood Out, Ray, The Devil's Advocate
Thank You For Smoking, Up in the Air, Juno
The Great Dictator, The Gold Rush, Modern Times
La Cérémonie, Le Boucher, Story of Women
The Piano Teacher, Funny Games, Amour
House of Games, The Spanish Prisoner, The Winslow Boy
Toy Story, Cars, A Bug's Life
Rome Open City, Generale de Rovere, Stromboli
Jerry Maguire, Say Anything, Almost Famous
Pulp Fiction, Inglorious Basterds, Kill Bill Vol. 1
Triumph of the Will, Olympia Part One, The Blue Light
The King's Speech, The Damned United, Les Misérables
The Piano, Sweetie, Bright Star
La Roue, J'accuse, Napoléon
Ratcatcher, Morvern Callar, We Need to Talk About Kevin
Russian Ark, Alexandra, Mother and Son
All That Heaven Allows, Written on the Wind, Magnificent Obsession
Fight Club, Se7en, The Social Network
L'Atlante, À propos de Nice, Zero de Conduite
Missing, Z, Amen.
Earth, Arsenal, Zvenigora
Satantango, Damnation, The Turin Horse
From Here to Eternity, The Day of the Jackal, High Noon
Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon
Mutiny on the Bounty, All Quiet on the Western Front, Ocean's Eleven
Citizen Kane, Touch of Evil, F for Fake
Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, Moonrise Kingdom
Bringing Up Baby, The Big Sleep, His Girl Friday
Dracula, Freaks, The Unknown
The Name of the Rose, Seven Years in Tibet, Enemy at the Gates
American History X, Detachment, Lake of Fire
Le Cercle Rouge, Le Samourai, Army of Shadows
Out of Africa, Tootsie, The Firm
Pather Panchali, Aparajito, The World of Apu
The Big Red One, The Naked Kiss, Shock Corridor
Harold and Maude, The Last Detail, Being There
La Grande Illusion, The Lower Depths, The Rules of the Game
Frankenstein, The Invisible Man, The Old Dark House
Pierrot le Fou, Breathless, Alphaville
Together, Show Me Love, Lilya 4-Ever
Serenity, The Avengers, Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
The Iron Giant, Ratatouille, The Incredibles
La Jetée, Sans Soleil, Grin Without a Cat
A Clockwork Orange, The Shining, Eyes Wide Shut
Nosferatu, Faust, Sunrise
American Pop, Wizards, Fritz the Cat
Mephisto, Sunshine, Being Julia
Blow-Up, La Notte, L'avventura
City of God, The Constant Gardener, Blindness
Three Colors: Blue, The Double Life of Veronique, A Short Film About Killing
Suspiria, Deep Red, Phenomena
The Class, Time Out, Human Resources
X-Men, Valkyrie, The Usual Suspects
The Manchurian Candidate, Birdman of Alcatraz, Ronin
The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries, The Virgin Spring
Volver, All About My Mother, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Where the Wild Things Are
Animal House, An American Werewolf in London, The Blues Brothers
Aguirre: The Wrath of God, Resuce Dawn, Stroszek
Awakenings, Big, A League of Their Own
Greed, The Wedding March, Queen Kelly
The Hurt Locker, Point Break, Zero Dark Thirty
From Dusk Till Dawn, Desperado, Sin City
Aliens, The Terminator, Avatar
Vampyr, The Passion of Joan of Arc, Gertrud
The Killer, Face/Off, Hard Target
The Wind, The Phantom Carriage, He Who Gets Slapped
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Heavenly Creatures, King Kong
The Graduate, Closer, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Sleeper, Annie Hall, Midnight in Paris
Mona Lisa, The Crying Game, Breakfast on Pluto
In the Heat of the Night, The Thomas Crown Affair, Fiddler on the Roof
Ghost World, Crumb, Bad Santa
Singin' in the Rain, Charade, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Die Hard, The Hunt for Red October, Predator
Fargo, Raising Arizona, No Country for Old Men
Vagabond, The Beaches of Agnès, The Gleaners and I
Rear Window, Vertigo, North by Northwest
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Raskolinikow, The Canned Bride
Three Kings, The Fighter, Silver Linings Playbook
300, Watchmen, Dawn of the Dead
RocknRolla, Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch
The Producers, Spaceballs, Young Frankenstein
My Left Foot, In America, In the Name of the Father
As Good as It Gets, Broadcast News, Terms of Endearment
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Babel, Amores Perros, 21 Grams
Wonder Boys, 8 Mile, L.A. Confidential
The Man in the Moon, To Kill a Mockingbird, Summer of '42
An American in Paris, Gigi, The Bad and the Beautiful
Amélie, Delicatessen, The City of Lost Children
The Right Stuff, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Quills
Strictly Ballroom, Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge!
Kes, Sweet Sixteen, My Name is Joe
Election, Sideways, The Descendants
Pink Flamingos, Hairspray, Cry-Baby
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Queen Christina, The Mark of Zorro
Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting, Shallow Grave
A Trip to the Moon, The Impossible Voyage, Bluebeard
Cinema Paradiso, The Legend of 1900, The Star Maker
Office Space, Beavis and Butt-Head Do America, Idiocracy
Celine and Julie Go Boating, Va Savoir, La Belle Noiseuse
The Wages of Fear, Diabolique, Le Corbeau: The Raven
The Fly, Videodrome, The Dead Zone
Platoon, JFK, Wall Street
Halloween, The Thing, They Live
Opening Night, The Killing of a Chinese Bookie, A Woman Under the Influence
Topsy-Turvy, Vera Drake, Another Year
All About Eve, Sleuth, Cleopatra
Koyaanisqatsi, Powwaqatsi, Naqoyqatsi
The Departed, Goodfellas, Taxi Driver
Fahrenheit 9/11, Bowling for Columbine, Roger and Me
Flash Gordon, Croupier, Get Carter
Veronika Voss, Ali: Fear Eats the Soul, The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant
The English Patient, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Cold Mountain
Duel in the Sun, The Crowd, The Big Parade
Danton, Katyn, Ashes and Diamonds
Claire's Knee, Summer, Autumn Tale
The Pit and the Pendulum, The Little Shop of Horrors, The Terror
Arizona Dream, Underground, Black Cat White Cat
8 Women, Under the Sand, Swimming Pool
Ran, Seven Samurai, Rashomon
Ichi the Killer, Audition, 13 Assassins
Down by Law, Broken Flowers, Dead Man
Trouble in Paradise, To Be or Not to Be, Ninotchka
Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Sunset Blvd.
Battleship Potemkin, Strike, Alexander Nevsky
Matewan, Eight Men Out, Lone Star
Teorema, Salò or the 120 Days of Sodom, The Gospel According to St. Matthew
Stand by Me, This is Spinal Tap, The Princess Bride
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz
Cat People, Out of the Past, Curse of the Demon
The Palm Beach Story, Sullivan's Travels, The Lady Eve
Billy Elliot, The Reader, The Hours
Dumb and Dumber, Kingpin, There's Something About Mary
Fireworks, The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi, Brother
Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew, Hamlet
Hope and Glory, Deliverance, Excalibur
Night and Fog, Hiroshima, mon amour, Last Year at Marienbad
The Motorcycle Diaries, Central Station, On the Road
Oldboy, Lady Vengeance, Thirst
Elevator to the Gallows, Atlantic City, Au Revoir, Les Enfants
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song, The Story of a Three-Day Pass, Panther
The White Balloon, The Circle, Offside
Lost in Translation, The Virgin Suicides, Marie Antoinette
Rocky, The Karate Kid, Lean on Me
The Rock, Armageddon, Transformers
Requiem for a Dream, Pi, Black Swan
American Beauty, Revolutionary Road, Skyfall
La Strada, 8 1/2, La Dolce Vita
RoboCop, Total Recall, Starship Troopers
Chinatown, The Pianist, Rosemary's Baby
Anatomy of a Murder, Exodus, Laura
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Arsenic and Old Lace, It's a Wonderful Life
The Sweet Smell of Success, The Ladykillers, The Man in the White Suit
Giant, A Place in the Sun, Shane
Braveheart, Apocalypto, The Passion of the Christ
Head-On, The Edge of Forever, Soul Kitchen
All the King's Men, The Hustler, Lilith
The Earrings of Madame de..., Le Plaisir, Lola Montès
Metropolis, M, Fury
Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle
Scarface, Carrie, The Untouchables
Metropolitan, Barcelona, The Last Days of Disco
A Matter of Life and Death, Black Narcissus, The Red Shoes
The 400 Blows, Jules and Jim, Fahrenheit 451
Forrest Gump, Back to the Future, Cast Away
The Beauty and the Beast, Orpheus, The Blood of a Poet
Heat, Collateral, Manhunter
Altered States, Tommy, The Devils
The French Connection, Killer Joe, The Exorcist
In the Realm of the Senses, Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence, Empire of Passion
Rain Man, Diner, Wag the Dog
Breaking Away, Bullitt, Krull
Manon of the Spring, Jean de Florette, Hunting and Gathering
12 Angry Men, Network, Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Dazed and Confused, Slacker, Before Sunset
The Deer Hunter, Heaven's Gate, Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Swingers, Go, The Bourne Identity
Johnny Guitar, Rebel Without a Cause, King of Kings
Gandhi, A Bridge Too Far, Chaplin
Home Alone, Mrs. Doubtfire, Rent
The Maltese Falcon, The African Queen, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Ghostbusters, Stripes, Kindergarten Cop
Wings of Desire, Paris, Texas, Until the End of the World
Casablanca, Yankee Doodle Dandy, The Adventures of Robin Hood

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