Favorite films

Best of the best are in bold.

The Seventh Seal

Wild Strawberries

Face to Face

Persona

Through a Glass Darkly

Winter Light

The Silence

Shame

Hour of the Wolf

The Passion of Anna

The Virgin Spring

Summer with Monica

Cries and Whispers

Scenes from a Marriage

Fanny and Alexander

Saraband

Private Confessions

Stalker

The Sacrifice

Solaris (Tarkovsky)

The Mirror

2001: A Space Odyssey

Dr. Strangelove

A Clockwork Orange

Barry Lyndon

Eyes Wide Shut

Paths of Glory

Reuben, Reuben

The Terminator (1 & 2)

Alien

Avatar

La Belle Noiseuse

Citizen Kane

Schindler's List

Fearless

The Matrix

The Godfather (1 & 2)

My Dinner with André

The Flight of the Phoenix (Jimmy Stewart)

Contact

Raging Bull

Chilly Scenes of Winter

The Deer Hunter

Harold and Maude

Paris, Texas

The Last Wave

The Sixth Sense

Ida

The Pianist

The Shout

Stroszek

The Kingdom of Dreams & Madness

The Summer of '42

Advantageous

The Man Who Planted Trees

Terra

The Last Man On The Moon

I Origins

I'll See You In My Dreams

Apollo 13

Being There

One Flew Over the Cukoo's Nest

Tender Mercies

The Apostle

The Killing Fields

Tell Me a Riddle

Whale Rider

Before Sunrise

Before Sunset

Before Midnight

Boyhood

Maria Full of Grace

To Live

Fargo

Pulp Fiction

Reservoir Dogs

The Birds

Rear Window

Birdman of Alcatraz

Day For Night

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

The Graduate

A Woman in the Dunes

Das Boot

Star Man

Leaving Las Vegas

Gandhi

Lawrence of Arabia

Dog Day Afternoon

Scent of a Woman

The Great Race

Casablanca

Romeo and Juliet (Zeffirelli)

The Apartment

The Days of Wine and Roses

The Wrong Trousers

A Grand Day Out

A Close Shave

5 Million Years to Earth

Crimes and Misdemeanors

Sleeper

Winnebago Man

Ex Machina

Diplomacy

Copenhagen

1984 (John Hurt)

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

Two Days, One Night

Take Care

Stay

Eye in the Sky

Lion Heart

Don't Bother To Knock

Tallulah

Sweet Bean

Hector

The Jungle Book (2016)

Paterson

Swept Away

Seven Beauties

Love and Anarchy

Gladiator

Deliverance

Il Postino

Cinema Paradiso

A Simple Story

Frankenstein (Karloff)

Zardoz

Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie

Groundhog Day

Yellow Submarine

Y Tu Mamá También

Leon (The Professional)

Dodes'ka-den

RAN

Serpico

The Valley Obscured by Clouds

House of Sand and Fog

Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter...& Spring

Kikujiro

The Bridges of Madison County

Sex and Lucía

The Motorcycle Diaries

My Bodyguard

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

It's a Wonderful Life

Hiroshima, Mon Amour

Lost in Translation

Under the Tuscan Sun

A Hard Day's Night

Dersu Uzala

It's My Turn

Toy Story (1 & 2)

Monsters, Inc.

Finding Nemo

The Incredibles

Ratatouille

Shrek (1 & 2)

Of Mice and Men (Gary Sinise)

The Grapes of Wrath 

Sabrina (Aubrey Hepburn)

Parenthood

Living is Easy with Eyes Closed

Marius, Fanny

The Turin Horse

The Straight Story

Midnight Cowboy

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

Lincoln

Bridge of Spies

The Third Man

The Verdict

Roma

8 1/2

An Unmarried Woman

Carmen (Saura)

Colossus: The Forbin Project

The Fugitive

The Hustler

Hud

Cool Hand Luke

Nobody's Fool

Moonstruck

The Music Man

The Big Carnival

Gallipoli

The Wages of Fear

La Jette

Providence

That Obscure Object of Desire

Jean de Florette

Manon of the Spring

The Tree of Wooden Clogs

They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

The Flim Flam Man

Ed Wood

Last Tango in Paris

1900

Stealing Beauty

The Time Machine (Rod Taylor)

The Elephant Man

The Pawnbroker

Breaking the Waves

The Lathe of Heaven

Talk to Her

The Vertical Ray of the Sun

Yi Yi

Smoke

The Return

Elena

Leviathan

The Theory of Everything

Citizenfour

The Immitation Game

Cinderella (2015)

Madrid 1987

The Paper Chase

St. Vincent

An Honest Liar

Butterfly Tongues

Shall We Dance?

Poetry

When Day Breaks

The Impossible

Code Black

Twinsters

Whiplash

Tracks

Bullitt

Manchester By The Sea


Favorite film directors

Ingmar Bergman

Martin Scorsese

Sidney Lumet

Francis Ford Coppola

Alexander Payne

Ron Howard

Michelangelo Antonioni

Andrei Tarkovsky

Akira Kurisawa

Mike Nichols

David Lynch

Woody Allen

Lina Wertmüller

Orson Welles

Stanley Kubrick

Richard Linklater

Hal Ashby

Pedro Almodovar

Alfred Hitchcock

Jean-Luc Godard

Federico Fellini

Andrey Zvyagintsev

Werner Herzog

Steven Spielberg

Quentin Tarantino

Bernardo Bertolucci

Luis Buñuel

James Cameron