Elisabeth Bronfen

Film professor, Zurich University

Switzerland

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Godfather: Part II, The

1974

Francis Ford Coppola

Lady Eve, The

1941

Preston Sturges

Leopard, The

1963

Luchino Visconti

Night of the Hunter, The

1955

Charles Laughton

Searchers, The

1956

John Ford

Sunset Blvd.

1950

Billy Wilder

Taxi Driver

1976

Martin Scorsese

Thin Red Line, The

1998

Terrence Malick

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

Written on the Wind

1956

Douglas Sirk

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