List of my favorite films
Here is a list of my favorite films and why in no particular order:
Female Trouble; Desperate Living; Polyester; Pink Flamingo’s; Multiple Maniacs; CryBaby; Serial Mom; Pecker by John Waters – because he is supremely genius, gutsy & super hilarious !!
Harold & Maude by Hal Ashby – my feel good film; LOVE Maude’s spunk & moxie !!
La Femme Nikita by Luc Besson – the ultimate punk movie with THE most badass toughest chick ever
Nosferatu by F.W. Murnau – love this silent horror that started Dracula frenzy
To Sir, With Love by James Clavell – my love for Sidney Poitier started with this poignant film
Sleeper by Woody Allen – Woody’s zany hilarious futuristic brilliance at the helm
Barbarella by Roger Vadim – Jane !, the clothes, the set design: all true genius
Les Quatre Cents Coups by Francois Truffaut – I’m crazy about teenage delinquents & Truffaut’s style
Faster Pussycat, Kill, Kill by Russ Meyers – CHICKS RULE ! Enough said.
La Dolce Vita by Federico Fellini – makes me want to dress stylishly & dance feverishly
Jaws by Steven Speilberg – I’ve never looked at the ocean the same way since
Bad News Bears by Michael Ritchie – this empowered me as a kid & Tatum was potty mouthed bad ass just like I was
Rocky by Sylvester Stallone – underdog story from Philly that makes me want to run Art museum stairs every time
On the Waterfront by Elia Kazan – MARLON BRANDO !!
Brubaker by Stuart Rosenberg – gut wrenching truth about injustice & how truth seekers are brought down by greed