Movie List

Here are some of my favorite movies, in no particular order.  These are films that have significantly changed my perspective, have taught me something new, or ones that were just plain great.

I think the best way to create this list is by director.

Stanley Kubrick

2001: A Space Odyssey 








Eyes Wide Shut

David Fincher

Fight Club








The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Christopher Nolan

The Prestige









Wes Anderson

The Grand Budapest Hotel








Moonrise Kingdom

Darren Aronofsky

The Fountain








Black Swan

Terrence Malick

Knight of Cups








The Tree of Life

Hayao Miyazaki

My Neighbor Totoro








The Wind Rises

Aaron Sorkin (Screenplay Writer)

The Social Network








The Newsroom (HBO television)








Steve Jobs










Inside Out

Honorable Mentions

The World of Tomorrow (Short) – Don Hertzfeldt






The Departures – Yojiro Takita








Good Will Hunting – Gus Van Sant








Silicon Valley (HBO television)








Jurassic Park – Steven Spielberg








Gattaca – Andrew Niccol








West World (HBO television) – Jonathon Nolan & Michael Crichton (Unbeatable combo)