Films Tobe Hooper Has Name-Dropped in Interviews

"Sometimes I would see two or three films a day, and at the drive-in I saw B and C films, those throwaways, because there is a lot to be learned from these films: you can learn what not to do."

"I’ve always been involved intensely in post-production. In the old black and white days of cinema, there were a lot of film directors that would shoot a movie and then turn it in to post-production. Sometimes the director wouldn’t even visit post-production that much, they would be off shooting, directing the next film and providing footage for the studio. When things were happening for me, it was a time that the European director had taken off as the auteur, and…

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  • 300
  • 10 Rillington Place
  • The African Queen
  • Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
  • Citizen Kane
  • Ben-Hur
  • The Boston Strangler
  • Bully
  • Bugsy
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Cobweb
  • The Curse of Frankenstein
  • Doctor Zhivago
  • Dracula
  • Dracula
  • The Egyptian
  • Duel in the Sun
  • Fantasia
  • Fantastic Voyage
  • Far from the Madding Crowd
  • Fellini Satyricon
  • Frankenstein
  • Goodbye Charlie
  • Great Expectations
  • The Haunting
  • Inception
  • Land of the Pharaohs
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • The Manchurian Candidate
  • Medium Cool
  • Melancholia
  • Midnight in Paris
  • Mildred Pierce
  • Natural Born Killers
  • Nightmare Alley
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Scaramouche
  • Seconds
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Skaterdater
  • Slacker
  • Sorcerer
  • Soylent Green
  • Spring Breakers
  • The Thing from Another World
  • Trash
  • Two Weeks in Another Town
  • The Uninvited
  • Valhalla Rising
  • The Wizard of Oz