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Director’s Cut | Ranking Quentin Tarantino

10 films

(Including my retrospective Once Upon a Time.... Before Hollywood reviews)

Call him a “maverick”, call him “perverse”, call him the…

  • Soldier of Orange
  • Turkish Delight
  • Spetters
  • Katie Tippel
  • Business is Business

Director’s Cut | Ranking Paul Verhoeven

5 films

A director synonymous for pushing the envelope in terms of sex and violence on screen, Paul Verhoeven made a name…

  • West Side Story
  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines
  • The Father
  • The Beatles: Get Back
  • The Suicide Squad

What Kind of Year Has It Been | 2021 Ranked

20 films

As the world slowly recovers as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, cinemas have reopened with bigger films coming out, while streaming…

  • Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part One)
  • Mission: Impossible 7
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
  • The Northman
  • The Batman

Top 20 Most Anticipated Films of 2022

20 films

As the world slowly starts to return to normal, the backlog of big films looks to be being dealt with…

  • His Girl Friday
  • Only Angels Have Wings
  • Rio Bravo
  • Red River
  • The Big Sleep

Director's Cut | Ranking Howard Hawks

31 films

A maverick filmmaker, Howard Hawks carved out a name for himself during a fifty-year film career with a collection of…

  • Das Boot
  • Outbreak
  • The Perfect Storm
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • Troy

Director’s Cut | Ranking Wolfgang Petersen

13 films

A filmmaker seemingly bursting onto the scene in the early ‘80s, Wolfgang Petersen carved out a name for himself as…

  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Avengers: Endgame
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Iron Man

The Works | Ranking the Marvel Cinematic Universe

27 films

(Including my retrospective Assemble for Endgame reviews)

For over ten years Marvel have consistently put out features based on their…

  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Oliver Twist
  • Brief Encounter
  • Doctor Zhivago

Director’s Cut | Ranking David Lean

17 films

A master of the epic feature, David Lean is synonymous with the big-budget, epic films; the kind that would sweep…

  • Citizen Kane
  • Touch of Evil
  • The Stranger
  • The Trial
  • Macbeth

Director’s Cut | Ranking Orson Welles

11 films

A maverick filmmaker ahead of his time, Orson Welles was destined to make an impact on films after his explosive…

  • Princess Mononoke
  • Howl's Moving Castle
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
  • The Red Turtle
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

The Works | Ranking Studio Ghibli

31 films

If there is a production company to match Walt Disney Animation Studios on sheer imagination and creativity with heartfelt stories…

  • The Sting
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • Slap Shot
  • A Little Romance
  • Toys in the Attic

Director's Cut | Ranking George Roy Hill

13 films

Providing the direction for some of cinema's seminal classics in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Sting, and Slap…

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • Amadeus
  • Man on the Moon
  • The People vs. Larry Flynt
  • The Firemen's Ball

Director’s Cut | Ranking Miloš Forman

12 films

Director of several of the most inspiring films of all time and a two-time Best Director Academy Award winner, Miloš…