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Alexandre Aja
1. Haute Tension
2. The Hills Have Eyes
3. Mirrors
4. Piranha

Chantal Akerman
1. Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
2. Le rendez-vous d'Anna
3. Je, tu, il, elle
4. La Captive

Woody Allen
Manhattan
1. Annie Hall
2. Stardust Memories
The Purple Rose of Cairo
3. Match Point
Hannah and Her Sisters
4. Sleeper
5. Love and Death

Robert Altman
1. 3 Women
2. McCabe & Mrs. Miller
3. Nashville
Brewster McCloud
4. MASH
California Split
6. The Company
7. Secret Honor
8. Short Cuts
9. Images
10. The Long Goodbye
11. A Wedding
12. Fool for Love
Gosford Park
13. HealtH
Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
14. Popeye
16. Buffalo Bill and the Indians
17. The Player
18. O.C. and Stiggs
19. A Prairie Home Companion
Vincent & Theo
20. Thieves Like Us
21. Beyond Therapy
22. A Perfect Couple

Brad Anderson
1. The Machinist
2. Session 9

Paul Thomas Anderson 
1. Punch Drunk Love
2. Inherent Vice
Magnolia
Boogie Nights
3. The Master
4. There Will Be Blood
5. Hard Eight

Wes Anderson
1. Rushmore
2. The Darjeeling Limited
The Fantastic Mr. Fox
The Life Aquatic
3. Moonrise Kingdom
4. The Royal Tenenbaums 

Theo Angelopoulos
1. The Weeping Meadow
2. Landscapes in the Mist

Michelangelo Antonioni
1. L'avventura
2. La notte
3. Blow-Up
4. L'eclisse
Il grido
The Passenger
5.  Identification of a Woman
Red Desert

Dario Argento
1. Tenebre
2. Suspiria
Four Flies in Grey Velvet
The Cat O'Nine Tails
The Bird With the Crystal Plumage
3. Deep Red
4. Opera
5. Inferno
Phenomena
The Stendhal Syndrome
"MoH: Jenifer" (TV Series)
6. The Phantom of the Opera
7. Giallo
8. "Masters of Horror: Pelts" (TV Series)
9. The Mother of Tears

Darren Aronofsky
1. Black Swan
Requiem for a Dream
2. Noah
The Fountain

Olivier Assayas
1. Summer Hours
2. Clouds of Sils Maria
3. Demonlover
4. Late August, Early September
Boarding Gate
5. Irma Vep
6. Carlos (TV mini-series)

Mario Bava
1. Kill Baby Kill!
The Girl Who Knew Too Much
2. Black Sabbath
Black Sunday
Planet of the Vampires
Rabid Dogs/Kidnapped
3. The Whip and the Body
4. Blood and Black Lace
Hatchet for the Honeymoon
5. Twitch of the Death Nerve

Michael Bay
1. Pain & Gain
2. Armageddon
Bad Boys II
3. Transformers

Marco Bellocchio
1. Vincere
2. Fists in the Pocket

Ingmar Bergman
1. Winter Light
2. Persona
3. Autumn Sonata
Cries and Whispers
4. Scenes from a Marriage
5. Through a Glass Darkly
The Magic Flute
6. Hour of the Wolf
7. The Virgin Spring
8. The Silence
Smiles of a Summer Night
9. The Seventh Seal

Busby Berkeley (Choreographer/Director)
1. Gold Diggers of 1933
2. Footlight Parade
3. Gold Diggers of 1935
Dames
4. 42nd Street

Bernardo Bertolucci
1. The Conformist 
2. Last Tango in Paris

William Peter Blatty
The Ninth Configuration
1. The Exorcist III 

Peter Bogdanovich
The Last Picture Show
1. They All Laughed
2. At Long Last Love
3. Paper Moon

Bong Joon-ho
1. The Host
2. Mother
3. Memories of Murder 
4. Snowpiercer 

John Boorman
1. Point Blank
2. Where the Heart Is
Deliverance
3. Zardoz
4. Exorcist II: The Heretic
5. The Emerald Forest
Excalibur

Darren Lynn Bousman
1. Repo! The Genetic Opera
2. Saw III 
3. Saw II

Stan Brakhage
1. Dog Star Man
The Act of Seeing With One's Own Eyes
Murder Psalm
Window Water Baby Moving
Fire of Waters
Mothlight

Catherine Breillat
1. Fat Girl
2. Brief Crossing

Robert Bresson
Mouchette
1.  L'argent
2. A Man Escaped
3. Pickpocket
4. Au hazard Balthazar
5. The Trial of Joan of Arc

Luis Buñuel
1. The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
2. That Obscure Object of Desire
3. The Diary of a Chambermaid
The Exterminating Angel
4. Viridiana
The Phantom of Liberty
Simon of the Desert
Los Olvidados
Belle de Jour
5. Land Without Bread
6. Un Chien Andalou

Charles Burnett
1. Killer of Sheep
2. When It Rains (short)
3. Quiet As Kept (short)
4. To Sleep With Anger
5. Nightjohn
My Brother's Wedding

Tim Burton
1. Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
2. Beetle Juice
3. Sweeney Todd
4. Ed Wood
5. Edward Scissorhands
6. Big Eyes
7. Sleepy Hollow
Mars Attacks!
8. Dark Shadows
9. Corpse Bride
10. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
11. Alice in Wonderland

Jane Campion
1. The Piano
2. Sweetie
Peel (short)
3. In the Cut
4. Bright Star

John Carpenter
1. Assault on Precinct 13
2. The Thing
3. Halloween
Escape from New York
4. Prince of Darkness
5. Dark Star
6. They Live
Escape from L.A.
7. Big Trouble in Little China
8. Christine
9. Starman
10. The Fog
11. Ghosts of Mars
12. The Ward
13. In the Mouth of Madness
14. Vampires
15. Village of the Damned
16. "Masters of Horror: Cigarette Burns" (TV Series)
17. "Masters of Horror: Pro-Life" (TV Series)

John Casavettes
1. The Killing of a Chinese Bookie
Opening Night
2. A Woman Under the Influence
Faces
Shadows
3. Husbands

Fruit Chan
1. Dumplings
2. Don't Look Up

Bob Clark
1. Black Christmas
2. A Christmas Story
3. Deathdream

The Coen Brothers
Fargo
Raising Arizona
1. No Country for Old Men
Miller's Crossing
2. Inside Llewyn Davis
3. A Serious Man
4. Barton Fink 
5. Blood Simple
The Big Lebowski
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
The Man Who Wasn't There
4. Intolerable Cruelty

Larry Cohen
1. It's Alive
2. Bone
3. Q - The Winged Serpent
4. It's Alive III: Island of the Alive
5. God Told Me To
6. It Lives Again
7. The Stuff
8. "Masters of Horror: Pick Me Up" (TV Series)

Francis Ford Coppola
1. The Conversation
2. Apocalypse Now
3. The Godfather
The Godfather II
Rumble Fish
4. Bram Stoker's Dracula
5. Twixt
6. Dementia 13

Roger Corman
1. The Masque of the Red Death
2. House of Usher
3. A Bucket of Blood
4. The Little Shop of Horrors
5. Tomb of Ligeia
6. Gas!
7. The Raven
8. The Pit and the Pendulum
9. Premature Burial
10. The Undead

Pedro Costa
1. Colossal Youth
2. In Vanda's Room
3. Tarrafal (short)
4. Ossos

Wes Craven
1. New Nightmare
2. The Last House on the Left
The People Under the Stairs
3. Scream 3
4. A Nightmare on Elm Street
5. Scream
6. The Serpent and the Rainbow
The Hills Have Eyes
7. My Soul To Take
Scream 2 
8. Scream 4
9. Red Eye
10. Cursed (R-rated version)

David Cronenberg
A Dangerous Method
1. Videodrome
2. Maps to the Stars
3. Cosmopolis
4. eXistenZ
5. The Dead Zone
6. Dead Ringers
The Fly
Eastern Promises
7. Scanners
8. A History of Violence
Spider
9. The Brood
10. Shivers

Michael Curtiz
1. Casablanca
2. The Egyptian

Joe Dante
Matinee
1. Twilight Zone: The Movie (Segment: "It's a Good Life")
Gremlins 2: The New Batch
2. Gremlins
3. Explorers
Small Soldiers
4. The Hole
5. Innerspace
6. The Howling
7. Piranha
"Masters of Horror: Homecoming" (TV Series)

Frank Darabont
1. The Mist
2. The Shawshank Redemption 

Terence Davies
1. House of Mirth
2. The Deep Blue Sea
3. Of Time and the City
4. The Long Day Closes

Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardennes
1. The Son
2. L'enfant
3. La promesse

Claire Denis
1. Trouble Every Day
2. Friday Night
3. Beau Travail
4. 35 Shots of Rum
5. L'intrus
6. White Material

Brian De Palma
1. Femme Fatale
2. Casualties of War
Sisters
Scarface
3. Dressed to Kill
4. Blow Out
5. The Fury
6. Phantom of the Paradise
7. Raising Cain
8. Passion
Carrie
Redacted
9. Body Double
10. The Black Dahlia
11. Mission to Mars
12. The Bonfire of the Vanities

Vittorio de Sica
1. Two Women
2. The Bicycle Thief
Umberto D.

Carl Theodor Dreyer
1. Vampyr
2. Day of Wrath
3. The Passion of Joan of Arc
4. Ordet

Clint Eastwood
1. J. Edgar
2. American Sniper
3. Gran Torino
Unforgiven
High Plains Drifter
Million Dollar Baby
Pale Rider
The Outlaw Josey Wales
Play Misty for Me

Rainer Warner Fassbinder
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
1. Lola
2. The Marriage of Maria Braun
3. Fox and His Friends
4. In a Year of 13 Moons
5. Chinese Roulette
6. Martha
7. Beware of a Holy Whore

Federico Fellini
Nights of Cabiria
8 1/2
1. Juliet of the Spirits
2. Satyricon
3.  Fellini's Roma
La Strada
3. Amarcord

Abel Ferrara
Ms. 45
1. Bad Lieutenant
2. King of New York
3. Body Snatchers

Larry Fessenden
1. Habit
2. Wendigo
3. The Last Winter
4. Beneath

David Fincher
1. Zodiac
2. Fight Club
3. The Social Network
4. Gone Girl
The Game
5. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Se7en
6. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Alien 3 

John Ford
1. The Searchers
Fort Apache
2. My Darling Clementine
3. How Green Was My Valley
Wagon Master
4. Stagecoach
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
5. She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
6. The Wings of Eagles
7. Mogambo
Young Mr. Lincoln
8. Judge Priest
9. The Plough and the Stars

William Friedkin
1. To Live and Die in L.A.
The French Connection
2. Bug
3. The Exorcist
4. The Guardian

Samuel Fuller
1. The Naked Kiss
Shock Corridor
2. Run of the Arrow
The Big Red One
Pickup on South Street
3. White Dog  

Terry Gilliam
1. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
2. Brazil
Time Bandits
3. 12 Monkeys
4. The Fisher King
The Adventures of Baron Munchhausen
5. The Zero Theorem
6. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Jonathan Glazer 
1. Under the Skin
2. Birth
Sexy Beast

Jean-Luc Godard
1. Histoire(s) du cinema
Breathless
Nouvelle Vague
2. La Chinoise
3. Vivre sa vie
4. In Praise of Love
5. Alphaville
6. Contempt
Notre Musique
7. Passion
8. Tout va bien
9.  For Ever Mozart
Sauve qui peut (la vie)
10. 2 or 3 Things I Know About Her
Week End
11. Band of Outsiders
12. Film Socialisme
13. Oh, Woe is Me
14. Goodbye to Language
JLG/JLG
15. Pierrot Le Fou
16. A Woman Is a Woman
17. Made in U.S.A.

Stuart Gordon
Re-Animator
King of the Ants
1. Stuck
2. Dagon
3. From Beyond
4. Dolls
5. "Masters of Horror: The Black Cat" (TV Series)
"Masters of Horror: Dreams of the Witch-House" (TV Series)
"Fear Itself: Eater" (TV Series)

James Gray
1. Two Lovers
2. The Immigrant
3. We Own the Night

David Gordon Green
All the Real Girls
1. George Washington
2. Undertow
3. Snow Angels
4. Pineapple Express
5. Your Highness
6. The Sitter

Eugene Green
1. La Sapienza

Peter Greenaway
1. A Zed and Two Noughts
2. The Cook, the Thief, His Wife, and Her Lover
3. The Baby of Mâcon
The Draughtsman's Contract
4. The Pillow Book

Michael Haneke
1. The Piano Teacher
2. The White Ribbon
3. Time of the Wolf 
4. Cache
5. Code Unknown
Funny Games ('97)
6. The Seventh Continent
7. Benny's Video
8. Amour

Herk Harvey
1. Carnival of Souls

Howard Hawks
1. Only Angels Have Wings
2. Scarface
Bringing Up Baby
3. Rio Bravo
Red River
His Girl Friday
4. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Monkey Business

Todd Haynes
1. Safe
2. I'm Not There.
Far From Heaven
3. Poison 

Monte Hellman
1. Two-Lane Blacktop
Cockfighter
2. The Shooting
3. Road to Nowhere
4. Silent Night, Deadly Night III: Better Watch Out!

Werner Herzog
1. Stroszek
Aguirre: The Wrath of God
2. Lessons of Darkness
Nosferatu the Vampyre 
Fitzcarraldo
Grizzly Man
3. The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
4. Rescue Dawn
5. The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans

Alfred Hitchcock
1. The Birds
2. Vertigo
3. North By Northwest
4. Rear Window
5. Marnie
6. Notorious
7. Shadow of a Doubt
8. Psycho
9. The 39 Steps
10. The Wrong Man
11. Stage Fright
Strangers on a Train
Rope
The Trouble With Harry
Lifeboat
Sabotage
12. Frenzy
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
13. Blackmail
14. Rebecca
15. Family Plot

Walter Hill
1. Southern Comfort
Geronimo

Hsiao-hsien Hou
1. Dust in the Wind
2. Flight of the Red Balloon
3. Millennium Mambo
4. My Summer at Grandpa's

John Huston
San Pietro (documentary short)
The Asphalt Jungle
The Maltese Falcon
1. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
The African Queen
2. Wise Blood
Annie

Peter Jackson
1. Heavenly Creatures
2. Dead-Alive
3. King Kong
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
4. Meet the Feebles
Bad Taste

Derek Jarman
1. Jubilee
2. Sebastiane
3. Blue
4. Caravaggio

Spike Jonze
1. Her
2. Being John Malkovich
3. Adaptation.
4. Where the Wild Things Are 

John Jost
1. Last Chants for a Slow Dance
2. Over Here

Charlie Kaufman
1. Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind
2. Being John Malkovich
3. Adaptation.
4. Synecdoche, New York

Richard Kelly
1. Donnie Darko
2. The Box
Southland Tales

Abbas Kiarostami
1. Certified Copy
2. Close-up
Ten
3. Like Someone In Love
4. A Taste of Cherry 
5. Where is the Friend's Home? 

Krzysztof Kieslowski
Blue
1. Decalogue: VIII (Bear False Witness) (Kieslowski, 1989) (TV)
Decalogue: II (God's Name in Vain) (Kieslowski, 1989) (TV)
2. A Short Film About Love
White
3. Red
Decalogue: III (Remember the Sabbath Day) (Kieslowski, 1989) (TV)
4. The Double Life of Veronique

Harmony Korine
1. Gummo
2. Spring Breakers
3. Trash Humpers 

Stanley Kubrick
1. Barry Lyndon
2. 2001: A Space Odyssey
3. Full Metal Jacket
4. Dr. Strangelove, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Paths of Glory
5. Eyes Wide Shut
6. The Shining

Akira Kurosawa
1. Stray Dog
2. Rashomon
Ikiru
Throne of Blood
3. High and Low

Kiyoshi Kurosawa
1. Cure
2. Seance
3. Pulse
Charisma
4. Doppelganger
5. License to Live
6. Tokyo Sonata
7. Seventh Code
8. Retribution
9. "P.T.A. Extraordinary general meeting" (Shokuzai, Episode 2)
Serpent's Path
10. Loft
11. Bright Future
12. Eyes of the Spider
13. Real
14. Sweet Home
15. "French Doll" (Shokuzai, Episode 1)

Pascal Laugier
1. Martyrs
2. The Tall Man

David Lean
1. Lawrence of Arabia
2. Brief Encounter
Blithe Spirit

Spike Lee
1. Do the Right Thing
25th Hour
Inside Man
2. Bamboozled

Mike Leigh
1. Naked
2. Secrets & Lies
3. Home Sweet Home
4. Happy-Go-Lucky
Vera Drake
5.  Mr. Turner
All or Nothing
6. Nuts in May
Grown-Ups
7. Abigail's Party

Herschel Gordon Lewis
1. Two Thousand Maniacs!
2. The Wizard of Gore
3. Blood Feast 

Val Lewton
1. I Walked With a Zombie
2. The Seventh Victim
3. The Leopard Man
4. Cat People
5. The Curse of the Cat People
6. The Body Snatchers
7. The Ghost Ship
Isle of the Dead
Bedlam

Richard Linklater
1. Slacker
Dazed and Confused
2. Before Sunset
3. Boyhood
4. Waking Life
5. Before Midnight
6. Before Sunrise
7. The School of Rock
8. Bernie

Joseph Losey
1. The Prowler
2. The Servant
Eva
3. King & Country
4. Secret Ceremony
5. Boom
6. The Sleeping Tiger
7. Blind Date
8. Time Without Pity
9. Accident
M
10. These Are the Damned
11. Modesty Blaise

Ernst Lubitsch
The Shop Around the Corner
Trouble in Paradise
1. The Love Parade
Ninotchka 
2. The Smiling Lieutenant

David Lynch
1. Inland Empire
2. Mulholland Dr.
3. Lost Highway
4. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
5. Blue Velvet
6. The Elephant Man
The Grandmother (short)
7. Eraserhead
8. Dune

Guy Maddin
1. Cowards Bend the Knee
The Heart of the World (short)
2. The Saddest Music in the World
Sissy Boy Slap Party (short)

Terrence Malick
1. The New World
Days of Heaven
2. The Thin Red Line
3. To the Wonder
Badlands
4. The Tree of Life

Dusan Makavejev
1. W.R.: Mysteries of the Organism
2. Sweet Movie
3. Love Affair, or the Case of the Missing Switch-Board Operator 

 Rouben Mamoulian
1. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
2. Queen Christina
3. Love Me Tonight

Anthony Mann
The Naked Spur
Winchester '73
1. Bend of the River
Side Street

Leo McCarey
1. Make Way For Tomorrow
2. The Awful Truth
3. Love Affair
4. An Affair to Remember 

Lucky McKee
1. May
2. The Woman
3. The Woods
"Masters of Horror: Sick Girl" (TV Series)

George McLean
1. Wolf Creek
2. Rogue

Peter Medak
1. The Ruling Class
2. Negatives
3. The Changeling

Takashi Miike
1. Audition
2. One Missed Call
Visitor Q
Dead or Alive II: Birds
3. The Happiness of the Katakuris
Gozu
4. Big Bang Love, Juvenile A
"Box" (part of film "Three... Extremes")
Dead or Alive
The City of Lost Souls
5. "Masters of Horror: Imprint" (TV Series)

Vincente Minnelli
1. The Bad and the Beautiful
2. Lust for Life
The Band Wagon
3. Meet Me in St. Louis
4. An American in Paris
Brigadoon
5. Father of the Bride
6. Gigi
7. Goodbye Charlie

Kenji Mizoguchi
1. Sansho the Bailiff
2. Sisters of the Gion
3. Ugetsu

Errol Morris
1. The Thin Blue Line
2. The Fog of War
3. The Unknown Known
Mr. Death
4. Gates of Heaven
5. Standard Operating Procedure

Luc Moullet
1. Origins of a Meal
2. Anatomy of a Relationship

F.W. Murnau
1. Sunrise
2. Nosferatu
3. Faust
4. The Last Laugh

Gaspar Noe
1. Irrevérsible
2. Enter the Void

Park Chan-wook
Thirst
1. Oldboy
2. "Cut" (part of Three... Extremes) 

Laurence Olivier
1. Henry V
2. Richard III

Max Ophüls
1. The Earrings of Madame de...
2. Lola Montès
3. Le plaisir
4. La Ronde

Yasujirō Ozu
1. Dragnet Girl
2. Tokyo Story
3. An Autumn Afternoon
4. Late Spring
5. Early Summer
6. I Was Born, But...

G.W. Pabst
1. The Diary of a Lost Girl
2. Pandora's Box

Pier Paolo Pasolini
1. Mamma Roma
The Decameron
The Gospel According to St. Matthew
2. Teorema
3. Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom

Maurice Pialat
1. A Nos Amours 
2. We Won't Grow Old Together
3. Van Gogh
4. L'enfance neu

J.T. Petty
1. Soft for Digging
2. Mimic 3: Sentinel
3. The Burrowers
4. Hellbenders 3-D

Roman Polanski
1. Chinatown
2. The Tenant
The Ghost Writer
3. Macbeth
Rosemary's Baby 
4. Tess

Repulsion
6. The Pianist

Nicholas Ray
1. In a Lonely Place
2. Johnny Guitar
3. They Live By Night
4. Rebel Without a Cause
5. Bigger Than Life

Kelly Reichardt
1. Wendy and Lucy
2. Meek's Cutoff
3. Old Joy

Jean Renoir
1. The Rules of the Game
2. The Diary of a Chambermaid
3. The Crime of Monsieur Lange
La Bête Humaine
Grand Illusion
4. Elena and Her Men
5. The River
6. Boudu Saved from Drowning

Alan Resnais
1. Hiroshima mon amour
2. Night and Fog
3. Life is a Bed of Roses
4. Muriel, or The Time of Return
5. Wild Grass
6. Providence
7. Last Year in Marienbad
8. Coeurs (Private Fears in Public Places)
9. Love Unto Death
10. Stavisky...
11. You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet 

Jacques Rivette
1. Celine and Julie Go Boating
2. La Belle noiseuse
3. Le Pont du Nord
4. Duelle

Nicolas Roeg
1. Walkabout
2. Don't Look Now
3. Performance
The Witches
4. Bad Timing

Eric Rohmer 
1. Chloe in the Afternoon
2. A Summer's Tale
My Night At Maud's 
3. Claire's Knee 
4. Suzanne's Career 
5. The Bakery Girl of Monceau

George A. Romero
1. Day of the Dead
2. Martin
3. Season of the Witch
4. Dawn of the Dead
5. Night of the Living Dead
6. Diary of the Dead
7. Survival of the Dead
Creepshow
8. Monkey Shines
Bruiser
9. Land of the Dead

Bernard Rose
1. Candyman
2. Immortal Beloved

Roberto Rossellini
1. Germany, Year Zero
2. The Taking of Power by Louis XXII
3. Paisan
4. Stromboli
5. Journey to Italy
6. Rome Open City

Eli Roth
1. Hostel
2. Hostel II
Cabin Fever

Jean-Claude Rousseau
1. La Vallee Close
2. Saudade (short) 

Ken Russell
1. The Devils
Altered States
Tommy
2. Gothic
3. Lisztomania
4. The Music Lovers
The Lair of the White Worm

Gus Van Sant
1. Elephant
2. Paranoid Park
3. My Own Private Idaho
4. Mala Noche
5. Milk
6. Restless
7. Psycho 

David Schmoeller
1. Tourist Trap
2. Crawlspace 

Paul Schrader
1. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
2. American Gigolo
3. Cat People
4. Exorcist: The Beginning

Martin Scorsese
1. The Last Temptation of Christ
Mean Streets
2. Taxi Driver
3. Goodfellas
4. Raging Bull
5. New York, New York
After Hours
The Departed
6. Hugo
7. The Wolf of Wall Street
8. Shutter Island 

Ridley Scott
1. Alien
2. Blade Runner
3. Prometheus
Gladiator
4. Exodus: Gods and Kings

Larisa Shepitko
1. The Ascent
2. Wings 

M. Night Shyamalan
1. The Village
Signs
2. The Last Airbender
3. The Happening
4. Lady in the Water
5. After Earth
6. The Sixth Sense

Douglas Sirk
1. Imitation of Life
2. Written on the Wind
All That Heaven Allows 

Zack Snyder
1. Watchmen
2.  Man of Steel
Dawn of the Dead
2. Sucker Punch
300

Aleksandr Sokurov
1. Russian Ark
2. Mother and Son

Steven Spielberg
Empire of the Sun
1. Jaws
2. Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Schindler's List 
3. E.T. the Extraterrestrial
4. Raiders of the Lost Ark
5. Munich
6. Artificial Intelligence: A.I.
Duel
7. The Color Purple
8. War of the Worlds
9. Always
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
10. War Horse
11. The Adventures of Tintin
12. Minority Report
13. Jurassic Park
14. 1941
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
15. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
The Lost World: Jurassic Park 

Josef Von Sternberg
1. The Scarlet Empress
2. The Blue Angel

Whit Stillman
1. Metropolitan
2. Damsels in Distress

Oliver Stone
Platoon
1. JFK

Jean-Marie Straub & Daniele Huillet
1. Class Relations
2. The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach
3. Workers, Peasants

Quentin Tarantino
1. Death Proof
2. Inglourious Basterds
3. Jackie Brown
4. Pulp Fiction
5. Reservoir Dogs
6. Kill Bill
7. Django Unchained

Andrei Tarkovsky
Solaris
Mirror
1. Ivan's Childhood
2. Stalker
3. The Sacrifice 
4. Andrei Rublev

Bela Tarr & Agnes Hrantisky
1. Werckmeister Harmonies
2. Satantango
3. Damnation
4. The Turin Horse

Jacques Tourneur
1. I Walked With a Zombie
2. The Leopard Man
Out of the Past 
3. Night of the Demon 
4. Cat People
5. The Comedy of Terrors

Lars von Trier
1. Dogville
2. Europa
Breaking the Waves
4. Melancholia
Manderlay
5. Nymphomaniac
6. Dancer in the Dark
7. Anti-christ
The Boss of it All

François Truffaut
1. Jules and Jim
2. The 400 Blows
Antoine and Collette (short) 
3. Fahrenheit 451

Agnes Varda
Cleo from 5 to 7
1. Le Bonheur
2. Vagabond
3. The Gleaners and I 
4. La Pointe Courte

Paul Verhoeven
1. Starship Troopers 

2. Showgirls 
3. Spetters 
Robocop
4. Flesh & Blood
5. Total Recall
6. Basic Instinct

Jean Vigo
1. L'Atalante
2. Zero for Conduct

John Waters
1. Female Trouble
2. Hairspray
3. Pink Flamingos 
4. Cry-Baby 

Peter Watkins
Culloden
1. Edvard Munch
2. Punishment Park 

Apichatpong Weerasathakul
Syndromes and a Century
1. Blissfully Yours
2. Tropical Malady
3. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Orson Welles
1. Citizen Kane 
2. The Lady of Shanghai
3. Mr. Arkadin
F for Fake
4. Touch of Evil

William Wellman
1. Safe in Hell
2. A Star is Born

Wim Wenders
1. Wings of Desire
2. Paris, Texas

Ti West
1. The Innkeepers
2. The House of the Devil
3. The Sacrament
4. Trigger Man
5. The Roost 

James Whale
The Bride of Frankenstein
1. The Invisible Man
Frankenstein
The Old Dark House

Billy Wilder
Sunset Boulevard
Double Indemnity
1. Some Like it Hot
2. The Apartment
3. Witness for the Prosecution
Sabrina
4. Kiss Me, Stupid
5. One, Two, Three 

Robert Wise
1. The Haunting
2. The Curse of the Cat People
West Side Story
3. The Body Snatcher
4. The Sound of Music

Edgar Wright
1. The World's End
2. Hot Fuzz
3. Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World
Shaun of the Dead

Joe Wright
1. Pride & Prejudice
2. Atonement

Yoshishige Yoshida
1. Coup d'Etat
2. Eros Plus Massacre

Andrzej Zulawski
1. Possession
2. The Blue Note
3. On the Silver Globe
4. Boris Goudenov