Favorite movies in no particular order:

"Vertigo" directed by Hitchcock.
"The Third Man" directed by Carol Reed.
"The Magus" directed by Guy Green, screenplay by John Fowles.
"Walkabout" directed by Nicolas Roeg.
"The Conversation" directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
"Good Night and Good Luck" directed by George Clooney.
"Bullitt" directed by Peter Yates.
"Easy Rider" directed by Dennis Hopper.
"Layer Cake" directed by Mathew Vaughn.
"L.A. Confidential" directed by Curtis Hanson.
"Basic Instinct" directed by Paul Verhoeven.
"Memento" directed by Christopher Nolan.
"The Salton Sea" directed by D.J. Caruso.
"The Silence of the Lambs" directed by Jonathan Demme.
"The Road Warrior" directed by George Miller.
"Alien" directed by Ridley Scott.
"Contact" directed by Robert Zemeckis.
"2001: a Space Odyssey" directed by Stanley Kubrick.
"A Clockwork Orange" directed by Stanley Kubrick.
"Dr.Strangelove" directed by Stanley Kubrick.
"Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" directed by Tomas Alfredson.
"The Pianist" directed by Roman Polanski.
"Das Boot" directed by Wolfgang Petersen.
"Saving Private Ryan" directed by Steven Spielberg.
"Star Wars" directed by George Lucas.
"The Big Lebowski" directed by Coen brothers.
"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" directed by Coen brothers.
"This is Spinal Tap" directed by Rob Reiner.