Some Films That Will Be Referred To In the Lectures (Directors' List)

As in the alphabetical listing of film titles, films that are available in the NUS Library are indicated with asterisks and films that will be used relatively more extensively (and hence are recommended viewing) are indicated with the tilde symbol (˜).

Adamson, Andrew and Vicky Jenson (2001), Shrek
Allen, Woody (1983), Zelig*
Bergeron, Bibo, Vicky Jenson and Rob Letterman (2004),    Shark Tale
Bigelow, Kathryn (2008), The Hurt Locker
Bogdanovich, Peter (1971), The Last Picture Show*
Boyle, Danny (2008), Slumdog Millionaire
Branagh, Kenneth (1996), Hamlet*
Brooks, Mel (1974), Young Frankenstein*
Cameron, James (2009), Avatar
Campion, Jane (1996), The Portrait of a Lady*
Chaplin, Charles (1925), The Gold Rush*
Chaplin, Charles (1952), Limelight*
Chow, Stephen (2004), Kung Fu Hustle
Cimino, Michael (1978), The Deer Hunter*
Conran, Kerry (2004), Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
Coppola, Francis Ford (1974), The Godfather: Part II
  — (1990), The Godfather: Part III*
Coppola, Sofia (2003), Lost in Translation*
Crisp, Donald and Buster Keaton (1924), The Navigator*
Curtiz, Michael (1942), Casablanca
Dahan, Olivier (2007), La vie en rose
Dayton, Jonathan and Valerie Faris (2006), Little Miss Sunshine*
DeMille, Cecil B. (1955), The Ten Commandments
Eastwood, Clint (1973), High Plains Drifter
  —  (1980), Bronco Billy
  —  (1992), Unforgiven
  —  (2003), Mystic River
  —  (2004), Million Dollar Baby*
  —  (2006), Flags of Our Fathers*
  —  (2006), Letters from Iwo Jima*
Edwards, Blake (1975), The Return of the Pink Panther
Fincher, David (1999), Fight Club
  —  (2007), Zodiac*
Fleming, Victor (1939), Gone With the Wind*
  —  (1939), The Wizard of Oz
Ford, John (1940), The Grapes of Wrath
  —  (1941), How Green Was My Valley
  —  (1950), Rio Grande ˜
  —  (1962), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance*
Fuller, Samuel (1980), The Big Red One
Ghobadi, Bahman (2000), A Time for Drunken Horses ˜
Gibson, Mel (2004), The Passion of the Christ
Gilliam, Terry and Terry Jones (1975), Monty Python and the Holy Grail*
Gondry, Michel (2004), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind*
Hawks, Howard (1953), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes*
Hawks, Howard (1966), El Dorado
Hill, George Roy (1969), Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Hitchcock, Alfred (1943), Shadow of a Doubt*
  —  (1950), Stage Fright*
  —  (1954), Rear Window
  —  (1955), To Catch a Thief
  —  (1958), Vertigo*
  —  (1972), Frenzy*
Huston, John (1941), The Maltese Falcon*
Jacquet, Luc (2005), March of the Penguins
Kazan, Elia (1952), ‘Viva Zapata!*
Lean, David (1962), Lawrence of Arabia
  —  (1965), Doctor Zhivago
Lee, Ang (2000), Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Leone, Sergio (1966), The Good, the Bad and the Ugly*
  —  (1968), Once Upon a Time in the West ˜
Lester, Richard (1964), A Hard Day's Night*
Lester, Richard (1980), Superman II*
Logan, Joshua (1969), Paint Your Wagon
Luhrmann, Baz (1996), Romeo + Juliet
  —  (2001), Moulin Rouge
Majidi, Majid (2001), Baran
Malick, Terrence (1973), Badlands
  —  (1978), Days of Heaven
  —  (1998), The Thin Red Line
  —  (2005), The New World ˜
Malle, Louis (1960), Zazie dans le mιtro*
Marshall, George (1939), Destry Rides Again*
Mendes, Sam (1999), American Beauty*
Milestone, Lewis (1930), All Quiet on the Western Front*
Moore, Michael (2004), Fahrenheit 9/11*
Nolan, Christopher (2000), Memento
Pearson, Noel (1989), My Left Foot*
Peckinpah, Sam (1969), The Wild Bunch
Raimi, Sam (2004), Spider-Man 2 ˜
Ray, Nicholas (1955), Rebel Without a Cause*
Reed, Carol (1950), The Third Man
Salles, Walter (2004), The Motorcycle Diaries
Schaffner, Franklin J. (1970), Patton*
Scorsese, Martin (1974), Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore*
  —  (1976), Taxi Driver*
  —  (1980), Raging Bull
  —  (1990), Goodfellas
  —  (2006), The Departed*
Spielberg, Steven (1993), Schindler's List*
Stanton, Andrew and Lee Unkrich (2003), Finding Nemo*
Stevens, George (1951), A Place in the Sun
  —  (1953), Shane*
Tarantino, Quentin (1994), Pulp Fiction*
Wachowski, Andy and Larry Wachowski (1999), The Matrix*
Weir, Peter (1998), The Truman Show*
Welles, Orson (1941), Citizen Kane
  —  (1957), Touch of Evil
Wilder, Billy (1950), Sunset Boulevard*
  —  (1955), The Seven Year Itch*
  —  (1959), Some Like It Hot*
Wise, Robert (1965), The Sound of Music*
Yasmin Ahmad (2005), Sepet*
Zinnemann, Fred (1952), High Noon*

Last revised: 03-Feb-2012