Kim Newman

Critic; author

UK

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

2001: A Space Odyssey

1968

Stanley Kubrick

Apocalypse Now

1979

Francis Ford Coppola

Canterbury Tale, A

1944

Michael Powell/Emeric Pressburger

Celine and Julie Go Boating

1974

Jacques Rivette

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Duck Amuck

Chuck Jones

Let's Scare Jessica to Death

1971

John D Hancock

Mulholland Dr

2001

David Lynch

Notorious

1946

Alfred Hitchcock

To Have and Have Not

1945

Howard Hawks

Comments

I deliberately didn’t look at the list I did ten years ago, but I now see six titles recur; I’ve also picked different titles for two directors, and Duck Amuck and Celine et Julie have bumped out King of Comedy and Inferno.

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