// " TOP FILMMAKERS " //

***NOTE: Used to be "DIRECTORS" but then I wanted to add Charlie Kaufman for his writing, so I changed it to "FILMMAKER" which might not be right but hey now Charlie's on here so...

QUALIFICATIONS:
~ I've rated at least one of their films 5-stars (and at least one more of their films at least 4.5 stars).
~ I've seen at least 3 of their films (so as to have enough data).

NOT in a strict order of "FAVORITES", just in general RATING ZONES as I've been doing with other lists recently. And my "favorites" might not exactly match the ratings I give their films (which is nonsensical, I know), i.e. even though Tarantino is in ZONE 1 with three…

  • Tokyo Story
  • Charisma
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • The Big Lebowski
  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
  • Mirror
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Eraserhead
  • Adaptation.
  • Mon Oncle
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • L'Argent
  • Wendy and Lucy
  • North by Northwest
  • Le Samouraï
  • Looper
  • Signs
  • Her
  • Parasite
  • The Lobster
  • The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)
  • Thief
  • Invention for Destruction
  • In Bruges
  • House
  • Youth of the Beast
  • Persona
  • Pale Flower
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Ida
  • The Brood