The 100 Greatest Averaged Writer Filmographies

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1.
Bob Gale
Bob Gale is an Oscar-nominated screenwriter-producer-director, best known as co-creator, co-writer and co-producer of Back to the Future and its sequels. Gale was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Cinema from the University of Southern California in 1973...
“ I Wanna Hold Your Hand - n/s
1941 - n/s
Used Cars - n/s
Back to the Future - 10/10
Back to the Future: Part II - 9/10
Back to the Future: Part III - 8.5/10
Trespass - n/s
= 9.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
2.
“ The Day After Trinity - n/s
Blade Runner - 9/10
Ladyhawke - n/s
Leviathan - n/s
The Salute of the Jugger - n/s
Fatal Sky - n/s
Unforgiven - 9/10
Accidental Hero - n/s
Twelve Monkeys - 8/10
Soldier - n/s
= 8.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
3.
“ The Men in Her Life - n/s
Border Patrol - n/s
Colt Comrades - n/s
Bar 20 - n/s
Forty Thieves - n/s
A Place in the Sun - n/s
5 Fingers - n/s
Salt of the Earth - n/s
Carnival Story - n/s
Mannequins für Rio - n/s
One Man Mutiny - n/s
Friendly Persuasion - n/s
The Bridge on the River Kwai - 9/10
The Two-Headed Spy - n/s
La tempesta - n/s
5 Branded Women - n/s
Lawrence of Arabia - 6.5/10
The Sandpiper - n/s
Planet of the Apes - 10/10
Che! - n/s
= 8.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
4.
“ Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan - 10/10
Brüno - 8.5/10
Arthur - n/s
Arthur Christmas - 6.5/10
Hotel Transylvania - n/s
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa - 9/10
= 8.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
5.
“ Monsters, Inc. - 9/10
Monsters University - 8/10
Big Hero 6 - 8/10
= 8.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
6.
“ Edward Scissorhands - 8.5/10
The Addams Family - n/s
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey - n/s
The Secret Garden - n/s
The Nightmare Before Christmas - 10/10
Black Beauty - n/s
Buddy - n/s
Corpse Bride - 6.5/10
City of Ember - n/s
= 8.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
7.
Charles Chaplin
Writer, Modern Times
Charles Chaplin was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the silent era. Chaplin became a worldwide icon through his screen persona "the Tramp" and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry. His career spanned more than 75 years...
“ Shoulder Arms - n/s
The Kid - 8/10
A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate - n/s
The Gold Rush - 10/10
The Circus - n/s
City Lights - 8/10
Modern Times - 7/10
The Great Dictator - 8/10
Monsieur Verdoux - n/s
Limelight - n/s
A King in New York - n/s
A Countess from Hong Kong - n/s
= 8.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
8.
Dan Mazer
Producer, Brüno
“ Ali G Indahouse - 6/10
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan - 10/10
Brüno - 8.5/10
I Give it a Year - n/s
= 8.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
9.
Jonathan Nolan
Attended Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Illinois, graduating in 1994. Graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. in 1999. Majored in English. Shortly after graduating from Georgetown University, Jonathan Nolan served as a production assistant on Memento. Wrote the short story, "Memento Mori", on which the film Memento is based...
“ The Prestige - 9/10
The Dark Knight - 9/10
The Dark Knight Rises - 5.5/10
Interstellar - 8.5/10
= 8.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
10.
“ A Fistful of Fingers - 6/10
Shaun of the Dead - 10/10
Hot Fuzz - 9/10
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World - 7/10
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn - 6.5/10
The World's End - 8.5/10
Ant-Man - 8/10
= 7.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
11.
Christopher Nolan
Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear story-telling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of film-making, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made...
“ Following - 7/10
Memento - 8.5/10
Batman Begins - 7/10
The Prestige - 9/10
The Dark Knight - 9/10
Inception - 8.5/10
The Dark Knight Rises - 5.5/10
Interstellar - 8.5/10
= 7.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
12.
“ Heavy Weights - n/s
Celtic Pride - n/s
The 40 Year Old Virgin - 9/10
Fun with Dick and Jane - n/s
Knocked Up - 7/10
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story - 8/10
You Don't Mess with the Zohan - n/s
Funny People - 8/10
This Is 40 - 7.5/10
= 7.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
13.
Stanley Kubrick
Director, The Shining
Stanley Kubrick was born in Manhattan, New York City, to Sadie Gertrude (Perveler) and Jacob Leonard Kubrick, a physician. His family were Jewish immigrants (from Austria, Romania, and Russia). Stanley was considered intelligent, despite poor grades at school. Hoping that a change of scenery would produce better academic performance...
“ The Killing - 7/10
Paths of Glory - 7.5/10
Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb - 8/10
2001: A Space Odyssey - 6/10
A Clockwork Orange - 10/10
Barry Lyndon - 8.5/10
The Shining - 6/10
Full Metal Jacket - 9/10
Eyes Wide Shut - 8/10
= 7.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
14.
Sam Raimi
Writer, Spider-Man 3
Highly inventive U.S. film director/producer/writer/actor Sam Raimi first came to the attention of film fans with the savage, yet darkly humorous, low-budget horror film, The Evil Dead. From his childhood, Raimi was a fan of the cinema and, before he was ten-years-old, he was out making movies with an 8mm camera...
“ The Evil Dead - 9/10
Crimewave - n/s
Evil Dead II - 9/10
Easy Wheels - n/s
Darkman - 6/10
The Nutt House - n/s
Army of Darkness - 10/10
The Hudsucker Proxy - 7.5/10
Spider-Man 3 - 6.5/10
Drag Me to Hell - 6.5/10
= 7.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
15.
Stephen Chow
Stephen Chow was the only boy of his family, and has grown up as a Bruce Lee fan and a martial arts addict. His career started on TV, where he presented a children show ( "430 Space Shuttle" (1983)) and started becoming popular. He got some supporting roles, after that, and won the Taiwanese Golden Horse award for best supporting actor...
“ From Beijing with Love - n/s
Forbidden City Cop - n/s
The God of Cookery - n/s
King of Comedy - n/s
Shaolin Soccer - 7.5/10
Kung Fu Hustle - 10/10
CJ7 - 6/10
Journey to the West - n/s
= 7.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
16.
Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese directed landmark films such as the crime film Mean Streets (1973), the vigilante-thriller Taxi Driver (1976), the biographical sports drama Raging Bull (1980), the black comedy The King of Comedy (1983), and the crime films Goodfellas (1990) and Casino (1995), all of which he collaborated on with actor and close friend Robert De Niro...
“ Who's That Knocking at My Door - 5.5/10
Bezeten - Het gat in de muur - n/s
Mean Streets - n/s
GoodFellas - 9/10
The Age of Innocence - n/s
Casino - 9/10
My Voyage to Italy - n/s
= 7.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
17.
Quentin Tarantino
Writer, Pulp Fiction
Quentin Jerome Tarantino was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. His father, Tony Tarantino, is an Italian-American actor and musician from New York, and his mother, Connie (McHugh), is a nurse from Tennessee. Quentin moved with his mother to Torrance, California, when he was four years old. In January of 1992...
“ Reservoir Dogs - 7/10
True Romance - 7/10
Pulp Fiction - 10/10
From Dusk Till Dawn - 8/10
Jackie Brown - 7/10
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 - 7.5/10
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 - 7.5/10
Death Proof - 4/10
Inglourious Basterds - 10/10
Django Unchained - 8/10
The Hateful Eight -
= 7.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
18.
“ The Parole Officer - 7/10
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa - 9/10
Philomena - 7/10
= 7.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
19.
Billy Wilder
Originally planning to become a lawyer, Billy Wilder abandoned that career in favor of working as a reporter for a Viennese newspaper, using this experience to move to Berlin, where he worked for the city's largest tabloid. He broke into films as a screenwriter in 1929, and wrote scripts for many German films until Adolf Hitler came to power in 1933...
“ Der Teufelsreporter - n/s
People on Sunday - n/s
Ein Burschenlied aus Heidelberg - n/s
Der Mann, der seinen Mörder sucht - n/s
Ihre Hoheit befiehlt - n/s
Der falsche Ehemann - n/s
Princesse, à vos ordres! - n/s
Emil und die Detektive - n/s
Un peu d'amour - n/s
Happy Ever After - n/s
The Victor - n/s
Es war einmal ein Walzer - n/s
Ein blonder Traum - n/s
Scampolo, ein Kind der Straße - n/s
Un rêve blond - n/s
Das Blaue vom Himmel - n/s
No Children Wanted - n/s
Was Frauen träumen - n/s
Music in the Air - n/s
Mauvaise graine - n/s
Emil and the Detectives - n/s
The Lottery Lover - n/s
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife - n/s
Midnight - n/s
Ninotchka - n/s
What a Life - n/s
Arise, My Love - n/s
Hold Back the Dawn - n/s
Ball of Fire - n/s
The Major and the Minor - n/s
Five Graves to Cairo - n/s
Double Indemnity - 9/10
The Lost Weekend - 7.5/10
The Emperor Waltz - n/s
A Foreign Affair - n/s
Sunset Boulevard - n/s
Ace in the Hole - n/s
Stalag 17 - n/s
Sabrina - n/s
The Seven Year Itch - n/s
The Spirit of St. Louis - n/s
Love in the Afternoon - n/s
Witness for the Prosecution - n/s
Some Like it Hot - 7/10
The Apartment - 7/10
One, Two, Three - n/s
Irma la Douce - n/s
Kiss Me, Stupid - n/s
Meet Whiplash Willie - n/s
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes - n/s
Avanti! - n/s
The Front Page - n/s
Fedora - n/s
Buddy Buddy - n/s
= 7.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
20.
“ Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back - 7/10
Raiders of the Lost Ark - 9/10
Continental Divide - n/s
Body Heat - n/s
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi - 7/10
The Big Chill - n/s
Silverado - n/s
The Accidental Tourist - n/s
Grand Canyon - n/s
The Bodyguard - n/s
Wyatt Earp - n/s
Mumford - n/s
Dreamcatcher - n/s
Darling Companion - n/s
= 7.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
21.
Trey Parker
Trey was born in Conifer, Colorado, on October 19, 1969 to Randy Parker ,a geologist, and Sharon Parker, an insurance broker. He has an older sister, Shelley Parker. He met Matt Stone (co-creator of South Park) while attending the University of Colorado in Boulder, where he had a double major of music and Japanese...
“ (Trey Parker & Matt Stone)

Cannibal: The Musical - 6.5/10
Orgazmo - 6.5/10
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut - 10/10
Team America: World Police - 7.5/10
= 7.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
22.
Andrew Stanton
Writer, Finding Nemo
Oscar-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton was raised in Rockport, Massachusetts. He was educated at The California Institute of the Arts (or "CalArts") in Los Angeles, where he studied character animation. After graduation, Stanton began working as a writer on the TV series Mighty Mouse, the New Adventures. In 1990, he became only the second animator and ninth employee to join Pixar Animation Studios...
“ Toy Story - 10/10
A Bug's Life - 7/10
Toy Story 2 - 8/10
Monsters, Inc. - 9/10
Finding Nemo - 7/10
WALL-E - 8.5/10
John Carter - 4/10
= 7.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
23.
James Cameron
Writer, Aliens
James Francis Cameron was born on August 16, 1954 in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. He moved to the United States in 1971. The son of an engineer, he majored in physics at California State University but, after graduating, drove a truck to support his screenwriting ambition. He landed his first professional film job as art director...
“ Piranha Part Two: The Spawning - n/s
The Terminator - 9/10
Rambo: First Blood Part II - 4.5/10
Aliens - 7.5/10
The Abyss - n/s
Terminator 2: Judgment Day - 10/10
True Lies - 7/10
Strange Days - n/s
Titanic - 7/10
Avatar - 7.5/10
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
24.
Paul Thomas Anderson
Anderson was born in 1970. He was one of the first of the "video store" generation of film-makers. His father was the first man on his block to own a V.C.R., and from a very early age Anderson had an infinite number of titles available to him. While film-makers like Spielberg cut their teeth making 8 mm films, Anderson cut his teeth shooting films on video and editing them from V.C.R. to V.C.R...
“ Sydney - n/s
Boogie Nights - 8/10
Magnolia - 7.5/10
Punch-Drunk Love - n/s
There Will Be Blood - 7.5/10
The Master - 7/10
Inherent Vice - n/s
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
25.
Ernest Lehman
One of the most critically and commercially successful screenwriters in Hollywood history, Lehman grew up on Long Island, graduated from NY's City College. One of his first jobs was as a copywriter for a Broadway publicist. This experience would later be reflected in his novel and screenplay, "Sweet Smell of Success." He also worked as a radio comedy writer...
“ Executive Suite - n/s
Sabrina - n/s
The King and I - 7/10
Somebody Up There Likes Me - n/s
Sweet Smell of Success - n/s
North by Northwest - 9/10
From the Terrace - n/s
West Side Story - 7/10
The Prize - n/s
The Sound of Music - n/s
Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? - 7/10
Hello, Dolly! - n/s
Portnoy's Complaint - n/s
Family Plot - n/s
Black Sunday - n/s
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
26.
“ (Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski)

Problem Child - n/s
Ed Wood - 10/10
The People vs. Larry Flynt - n/s
That Darn Cat - n/s
Man on the Moon - 6/10
Screwed - n/s
Agent Cody Banks - n/s
1408 - 7/10
Big Eyes - 7/10
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
27.
John Logan
John Logan was a playwright in Chicago for ten years before writing, on spec, his first screenplay, "Any Given Sunday." He won the 2010 Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle awards for his play RED, which premiered at the Donmar Warehouse in London and the Golden Theatre on Broadway.
“ Bats - n/s
Any Given Sunday - n/s
Gladiator - 7/10
The Time Machine (2002) - n/s
Star Trek: Nemesis - n/s
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas - n/s
The Last Samurai - n/s
The Aviator - n/s
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - 9/10
Rango - 7.5/10
Coriolanus - n/s
Hugo - 6.5/10
Skyfall - n/s
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
28.
“ Beavis & Butthead Do America - 8/10
Shrek - 8/10
Shrek 2 - 6.5/10
Planet 51 - n/s
Gulliver's Travels - n/s
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
29.
Dan O'Bannon
Writer, Alien
Dan O'Bannon was inspired at an early age by EC Comics like Tales from the Crypt and old horror films that he saw in St. Louis. He even wrote a few stories for Heavy Metal magazine (which also showed up in the film). O'Bannon got his start when he and John Carpenter collaborated on the cult sci-fi film Dark Star...
“ Dark Star - n/s
Alien - 9/10
Dead and Buried - 6/10
Blue Thunder - n/s
The Return of the Living Dead - 8/10
Lifeforce - n/s
Invaders from Mars - n/s
Total Recall - 7/10
Screamers - n/s
Hemogoblin - n/s
= 7.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
30.
Simon Pegg
English actor, writer and comedian Simon Pegg was born Simon John Beckingham in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, to Gillian Rosemary (Smith), a civil servant, and John Henry Beckingham, a jazz musician. His parents divorced when Pegg was seven. He later took his stepfather's surname, "Pegg". He was educated...
“ Shaun of the Dead - 10/10
Free Jimmy - 5/10
Hot Fuzz - 9/10
Run Fatboy Run - 5/10
Paul - 6.5/10
The World's End - 8.5/10
= 7.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
31.
“ Starting Over - n/s
Terms of Endearment - 7.5/10
Broadcast News - 7/10
I'll Do Anything - n/s
As Good as it Gets - 7/10
Spanglish - n/s
The Simpsons Movie - 8/10
How Do You Know - n/s
= 7.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
32.
“ Attack the Block - 7/10
The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn - 7/10
Ant-Man - 8/10
= 7.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
33.
“ The Lion King - 10/10
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - 6/10
Hercules - 7/10
Brave - 6.5/10
Strange Magic - n/s
= 7.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
34.
“ (Ron Clements & John Musker)

The Little Mermaid - 7/10
Aladdin - 9/10
Hercules - 7/10
Treasure Planet - 5.5/10
The Princess and the Frog - 8/10
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
35.
“ Cars - 7.5/10
Fred Clause - n/s
Bolt - 7/10
Tangled - 7/10
Crazy, Stupid, Love. - 7.5/10
The Guilt Trip - n/s
Last Vegas - n/s
Danny Collins - n/s
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
36.
Pam Brady
Producer, South Park
“ South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut - 10/10
Team America: World Police - 7.5/10
Hot Rod - 6/10
Hamlet 2 - 5.5/10
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
37.
“ Lola - n/s
The Seven Deadly Sins - n/s
La baie des anges - n/s
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg - 9/10
Les Demoiselles de Rochefort - 6.5/10
Model Shop - n/s
Once Upon a Time - n/s
The Pied Piper - 6.5/10
A Slightly Pregnant Man - n/s
Lady Oscar - n/s
Une chambre en ville - n/s
Parking - n/s
Trois places pour le 26 - n/s
La table tournante - n/s
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
38.
“ The Sure Thing - n/s
Once Bitten - n/s
The Lion King - 10/10
James and the Giant Peach - 6/10
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - 6/10
Jack Frost - n/s
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
39.
Linda Woolverton
Linda Woolverton was born in Long Beach, California, graduating from high school in 1969 and having been an honors student in her schools theater program. She enrolled at California State University, Long Beach, graduating with a BFA in Theater Arts in 1973. She worked full-time for a year in the entertainment division at Disneyland...
“ Beauty & the Beast - 8/10
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey - n/s
The Lion King - 10/10
Alice in Wonderland (2010) - 4/10
Maleficent - n/s
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
40.
“ (Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus)
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers - 6.5/10
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - n/s
You Kill Me - n/s
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian - n/s
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader - n/s
Captain America: The First Avenger - 8/10
Pain & Gain - n/s
Thor: The Dark World - 6.5/10
Captain America: The Winter Soldier - 8/10
= 7.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
41.
Roman Polanski
Director, The Pianist
Roman Polanski is a Polish film director, producer, writer and actor. Having made films in Poland, Britain, France and the USA, he is considered one of the few truly international filmmakers. Roman Polanski was born in Paris in 1933. His parents returned to Poland from France in 1936, three years before World War II began...
“ Knife in the Water - n/s
Aimez-vous les femmes - n/s
Repulsion - n/s
Cul-de-sac - n/s
The Fearless Vampire Killers - n/s
The Girl Across the Way - n/s
Rosemary's Baby - 9/10
Le bateau sur l'herbe - n/s
A Day at the Beach - n/s
The Tragedy of Macbeth - n/s
What? - n/s
The Tenant - n/s
Tess - n/s
Pirates - n/s
Frantic - n/s
Bitter Moon - n/s
The Ninth Gate - n/s
The Ghost - 7/10
Carnage - 5.5/10
Venus in Fur - n/s
= 7.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
42.
Matthew Vaughn
Producer, Kick-Ass
Matthew Vaughn is an English film producer and director. He is known for producing such films as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and Snatch and for directing the crime thriller, Layer Cake, the fantasy epic, Stardust, the superhero comedy, Kick-Ass, and the superhero film, X-Men: First Class...
“ Stardust - 6.5/10
Kick-Ass - 7/10
The Debt - n/s
X-Men: First Class - 8/10
Kingsman: The Secret Service - n/s
= 7.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
43.
Gary Ross
Gary Ross is an American writer, director and actor born November 3rd, 1956 in Los Angeles, California. His father was screenwriter Arthur A. Ross (1920 - 2008). After writing for television series The Hitchhiker in 1986, Ross broke through by penning the Tom Hanks hit Big, his first screenplay to be made into a feature film...
“ Big - 7/10
Mr. Baseball - n/s
Dave - n/s
Lassie - n/s
Pleasantville - 7.5/10
Seabiscuit - n/s
The Tale of Despereaux - n/s
The Hunger Games - 7/10
= 7.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
44.
John Landis
John Landis began his career in the mail room of 20th Century-Fox. A high-school dropout, 18-year-old Landis made his way to Yugoslavia to work as a production assistant on Kelly's Heroes. Remaining in Europe, Landis found work as an actor, extra and stuntman in many of the Spanish/Italian "spaghetti" westerns...
“ Schlock - n/s
The Blues Brothers - 8/10
An American Werewolf in London - 8.5/10
Blues Brothers 2000 - 5/10
Susan's Plan - n/s
= 7.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
45.
Paco Plaza
Director, [Rec]
“ OT: la película - n/s
Second Name - n/s
Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt - n/s
[Rec] - 8/10
[Rec] 2 - 7.5/10
[Rec] 3: Genesis - 6/10
= 7.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
46.
Charlie Kaufman
Avid reader Charlie Kaufman wrote plays and made short films as a young student. He moved from Massapequa, New York to West Hartford, Connecticut in 1972 where he attended high school. As a comedic actor, he performed in school plays and, after graduation, he enrolled at Boston University but soon transferred NYU to study film...
“ Being John Malkovich - 7/10
Human Nature - n/s
Adaptation. - 9/10
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind - n/s
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind - 7/10
Synecdoche, New York - 5/10
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
47.
“ (The Coen Brothers)

Blood Simple - 5.5/10
Crimewave - 5.5/10
Raising Arizona - 7/10
Miller's Crossing - n/s
Barton Fink - n/s
The Hudsucker Proxy - 7.5/10
Fargo - 8/10
The Big Lebowski - 7/10
O Brother, Where Art Thou? - 7.5/10
The Man Who Wasn't There - n/s
Intolerable Cruelty - n/s
The Ladykillers - 6/10
No Country for Old Men - 10/10
Burn After Reading - 6.5/10
A Serious Man - 5.5/10
True Grit - 7.5/10
Gambit - n/s
Inside Llewyn Davis - n/s
Unbroken - n/s
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
48.
Shane Black
Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his Lethal Weapon screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, Lethal Weapon 2. Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from The Last Boy Scout to The Long Kiss Goodnight, and in between a re-write on the McTiernan/Schwarzenegger Last Action Hero script.
“ Lethal Weapon - 7/10
The Monster Squad - 6.5/10
The Last Boy Scout - n/s
Last Action Hero - 7/10
The Long Kiss Goodnight - n/s
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang - 7.5/10
Iron Man 3 - 7/10
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
49.
Diablo Cody
Writer, Juno
Diablo Cody is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and moved to Minnesota to live with her Internet boyfriend, Jonny who later became her husband. While there, she decided on a whim to take up stripping as a hobby of sorts. She was working at an ad agency and got a promotion. The job wore her ragged and was something she did not particularly care for...
“ Juno - 7.5/10
Jennifer's Body - 6/10
Young Adult - 7.5/10
Paradise - n/s
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
50.
“ Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure - 7/10
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey - 7/10
Mom and Dad Save the World - n/s
A Goofy Movie - 8/10
Mr. Wrong - n/s
The Wise Ones - n/s
Evil Alien Conquerers - n/s
Monkeys - n/s
Imagine That - n/s
Rapture-Palooza - 6/10
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
51.
Dan Aykroyd
Writer, Ghostbusters
Daniel Edward Aykroyd was born on July 1, 1952 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, to Lorraine Hélène (Gougeon), a secretary from a French-Canadian family, and Samuel Cuthbert Peter Hugh Aykroyd, a civil engineer who advised prime minister Pierre Trudeau. Aykroyd attended Carleton University in 1969, where he majored in Criminology and Sociology...
“ The Blues Brothers - 8/10
Ghostbusters - 8/10
Spies Like Us - n/s
Dragnet - n/s
Ghostbusters II - 7/10
Nothing But Trouble - n/s
Coneheads - n/s
Blues Brothers 2000 - 5/10
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
52.
Wes Anderson
Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an event that he described as the most crucial event of his brothers and his growing up...
“ Bottle Rocket - 6.5/10
Rushmore - n/s
The Royal Tenenbaums - 7.5/10
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou - 6.5/10
The Darjeeling Limited - n/s
Fantastic Mr. Fox - 7/10
Moonrise Kingdom - 7/10
The Grand Budapest Hotel - 7/10
= 7.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
53.
Joss Whedon
Writer, The Avengers
Joss Whedon is the middle of five brothers - his younger brothers are Jed Whedon and Zack Whedon. Both his father, Tom Whedon and his grandfather, John Whedon were successful television writers. Joss' mother, Lee Stearns, was a history teacher and she also wrote novels as Lee Whedon...
“ Buffy the Vampire Slayer - 5/10
Toy Story - 10/10
Alien: Resurrection - 3/10
Titan A.E. - 5/10
Serenity - n/s
The Cabin in the Woods - 8/10
The Avengers - 9/10
Much Ado About Nothing - n/s
In Your Eyes - n/s
Avengers: Age of Ultron - 8/10
= 6.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
54.
George A. Romero
George A. Romero never set out to become a Hollywood figure; however, by all indications, he was very successful. The helmer of the groundbreaking "Living Dead" films was born February 4, 1940 in New York City, New York, to a Cuban father and a Lithuanian-American mother. He grew up in NY, until attending the renowned Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania...
“ Night of the Living Dead (1968) - 10/10
Jack's Wife - n/s
The Crazies - 5/10
Martin - 7/10
Dawn of the Dead - 9/10
Knightriders - n/s
Day of the Dead - 9/10
Creepshow 2 - 5/10
Monkey Shines - 6/10
Night of the Living Dead (1990) - 6.5/10
The Dark Half - n/s
Bruiser - n/s
Land of the Dead - 6.5/10
Diary of the Dead - 5/10
Survival of the Dead - 6.5/10
= 6.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
55.
Blake Edwards
Writer, The Party
Blake Edwards' stepfather's father J. Gordon Edwards was a silent screen director, and his stepfather Jack McEdward was a stage director and movie production manager. Blake acted in a number films, beginning with Ten Gentlemen from West Point and wrote a number of others, beginning with Panhandle and including six for director Richard Quine...
“ Panhandle - n/s
Stampede - n/s
Rainbow 'Round My Shoulder - n/s
All Ashore - n/s
Cruisin' Down the River - n/s
Drive a Crooked Road - n/s
Bring Your Smile Along - n/s
My Sister Eileen - n/s
He Laughed Last - n/s
Mister Cory - n/s
Operation Mad Ball - n/s
This Happy Feeling - n/s
The Notorious Landlady - n/s
Soldier in the Rain - n/s
The Pink Panther - 6/10
A Shot in the Dark - 6/10
Gunn - n/s
The Party - n/s
Darling Lili - n/s
Wild Rovers - n/s
The Tamarind Seed - n/s
The Return of the Pink Panther - 7.5/10
The Pink Panther Strikes Again - 7.5/10
Revenge of the Pink Panther - 7.5/10
10 - n/s
S.O.B. - n/s
Victor Victoria - n/s
Trail of the Pink Panther - n/s
Curse of the Pink Panther - n/s
The Man Who Loved Women - n/s
A Fine Mess - n/s
That's Life! - n/s
Sunset -n/s
Skin Deep - n/s
Switch - n/s
Son of the Pink Panther - n/s
= 6.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
56.
“ Corpse Bride - 6.5/10
Monster House - 6/10
9 - 8/10
= 6.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
57.
Evan Goldberg
Producer, This Is the End
Evan Goldberg is a Canadian director, screenwriter and producer. Goldberg is known for his work on Superbad, Knocked Up, Pineapple Express, Funny People, The Green Hornet, 50/50, Goon, The Watch, This is the End, Neighbors, The Interview and The Night Before. Goldberg works alongside longtime partner...
“ (Evan Goldberg & Seth Rogen)

Superbad - 8.5/10
Pineapple Express - 7/10
The Green Hornet - 7/10
Goon - n/s
The Watch - 4.5/10
This is the End - 7/10
= 6.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
58.
“ Beavis & Butthead do America - 8/10
Office Space - 6.5/10
Idiocracy - 6.5/10
Extract - 6/10
= 6.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
59.
“ The Night Caller - n/s
Godsend - n/s
Live Free or Die Hard - 8/10
Deception - n/s
Race to Witch Mountain - n/s
Unstoppable - n/s
Total Recall - 5/10
The Wolverine - 6/10
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes - 8/10
Insurgent - n/s
= 6.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
60.
“ Gambit - n/s
The Stalking Moon - n/s
Pookie - n/s
I Walk the Line - n/s
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds - n/s
Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing - n/s
Paper Moon - n/s
Bobby Deerfield - n/s
Julia - n/s
Straight Time - n/s
Ordinary People - n/s
Nuts - n/s
Nicky and Gino - n/s
White Palace - n/s
Other People's Money - n/s
Bogus - n/s
Anywhere But Here - n/s
Unfaithful - n/s
Spider-Man 2 - 9/10
Spider-Man 3 - 6.5/10
The Amazing Spider-Man - 5/10
= 6.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
61.
“ Magicians - 4/10
In the Loop - 8/10
Four Lions - 8/10
= 6.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
62.
“ Galaxy Quest - 7/10
Men in Black II - 6.5/10
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events - 6.5/10
= 6.7/10 ” - solmaquina
 
63.
“ Stardust - 6.5/10
Kick-Ass - 7/10
The Debt - n/s
X-Men: First Class - 8/10
The Woman in Black - 5/10
Kingsman: The Secret Service - n/s
= 6.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
64.
Sacha Baron Cohen
British actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen was born in Hammersmith, London. He is the son of Daniella (Weiser), a movement instructor, and Gerald Baron Cohen, a clothing store owner. His father, born in England and raised in Wales, was of Eastern European Jewish descent, while his mother was born in Israel...
“ Ali G Indahouse - 6/10
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan - 10/10
Brüno - 8.5/10
The Dictator - 2/10
= 6.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
65.
Steven E. de Souza
Writer, Die Hard
Among the handful of screenwriters whose films have earned over $2 billion at the box office, Steven de Souza was introduced to Hollywood on camera--as a contestant on an L.A. game show. There the Philadelphia-based writer for PBS, "The New York Times", "Premiere" and other media outlets won a car and...
“ Arnold's Wrecking Co. - n/s
48 Hrs. - n/s
The Return of Captain Invincible - n/s
Commando - n/s
The Running Man - n/s
Bad Dreams - n/s
Die Hard - 10/10
Die Hard 2 - 7.5/10
Hudson Hawk - n/s
Ricochet - n/s
The Flintstones - 5/10
Beverly Hills Cop III - n/s
Street Fighter - n/s
Judge Dredd - 4/10
Knock Off - n/s
Blast - n/s
= 6.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
66.
Adam McKay
Producer, Step Brothers
Adam McKay (born April 17, 1968) is an American screenwriter, director, comedian, and actor. McKay has a comedy partnership with Will Ferrell, with whom he co-wrote the films Anchorman, Talladega Nights, and The Other Guys. Ferrell and McKay also founded their comedy website Funny or Die through their production company Gary Sanchez Productions...
“ (Will Ferrell & Adam McKay)

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy - 8/10
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby - 6/10
Step Brothers - 5/10
The Other Guys - 6/10
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues - 7.5/10
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
67.
“ The Farrelly Brothers)

Dumb & Dumber - 9/10
There's Something About Mary - 7/10
Outside Providence - n/s
Me, Myself & Irene - 7/10
Shallow Hal - 5/10
Stuck on You - 6/10
The Heartbroke Kid - n/s
Hall Pass - 5/10
The Three Stooges - n/s
Dumb & Dumber To - 6.5/10
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
68.
William Goldman
Screenwriter, novelist, playwright, non-fiction author. Born in Highland Park, Illinois, USA, began his career as a novelist in 1957. Started writing screenplays in 1965 with "Masquerade". A two-time Academy Award Winner, he is one of the most successful screenwriters and script doctors in Hollywood.
“ Masquerade - n/s
The Moving Target - n/s
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid - 7.5/10
The Hot Rock - n/s
The Stepford Wives - 6.5/10
The Great Waldo Pepper - n/s
All the President's Men - n/s
Marathon Man - n/s
A Bridge Too Far - n/s
Magic - 6/10
Heat - n/s
The Princess Bride - 7/10
Misery - 7/10
Memoirs of an Invisible Man - n/s
Year of the Comet - n/s
Chaplin - 5/10
Maverick - n/s
The Chamber - n/s
The Ghost and the Darkness - n/s
Absolute Power - n/s
The General's Daughter - n/s
Hearts in Atlantis - n/s
The Dreamcatcher - n/s
Wild Card - n/s
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
69.
“ (Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby)

Consequence - n/s
First Snow - n/s
Children of Men - 7/10
Iron Man - 8/10
Cowboys & Aliens - 4.5/10
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
70.
“ Ravenous - 7.5/10
Best Laid Plans - n/s
Ocean's Eleven - n/s
Matchstick Men - 7/10
Rumor Has It... - n/s
Killers - n/s
Tower Heist - 5/10
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
71.
James Gunn
James Gunn was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri in a large Irish Catholic family. His father and his uncles were all lawyers. He has been writing and performing as long as he can remember. He began making 8mm films at the age of 12. Many of these were comedic splatter films featuring his brothers being disemboweled by zombies...
“ Tromeo & Juliet - n/s
Terror Firmer - n/s
The Specials - n/s
Scooby-Doo - 5/10
Dawn of the Dead (2004) - 8/10
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed - 3/10
Slither - 7/10
Super - 8.5/10
Guardians of the Galaxy - 7/10
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
72.
Nicholas Stoller
Writer, Yes Man
Nicholas Stoller is an English-American screenwriter and director. He is known best for directing the 2008 comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall, and writing/directing its 2010 spin-off/sequel, Get Him to the Greek. He also wrote The Muppets and directed the Seth Rogen comedy, Neighbors. He is a frequent creative partner of Jason Segel.
“ Fun with Dick and Jane - n/s
Yes Man - 5.5/10
Get Him to the Greek - 7/10
Gulliver's Travels - n/s
The Muppets - 7/10
The Five-Year Engagement - n/s
Muppets Most Wanted - 6.5/10
Sex Tape - n/s
= 6.5/10 ” - solmaquina
 
73.
Mike Myers
Michael John Myers was born in 1963 in Scarborough, Ontario, to Alice E. (Hind), an officer supervisor, and Eric Myers, an insurance agent. His parents were both English, and had served in the Royal Air Force and British Army, respectively. Myers' television career really started in 1988, when he joined Saturday Night Live...
“ Wayne's World - 6.5/10
Wayne's World 2 - 6.5/10
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery - 9/10
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me - 7.5/10
Austin Powers in Goldmember - 6/10
The Love Guru - 3/10
= 6.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
74.
Lana Wachowski
Writer, The Matrix
Lana Wachowski and her sister Lilly Wachowski, (also known as 'The Wachowskis') are the duo behind ground-breaking movies such as The Matrix and Cloud Atlas. Born to mother Lynne, a nurse, and father Ron, a businessman of Polish descent, Wachowski grew up in Chicago and formed a tight creative relationship with her sister Lilly...
“ (representing The Wachowskis)

Assassins - n/s
Bound - n/s
The Matrix - 8/10
The Animatrix - n/s
The Matrix Reloaded - 5/10
The Matrix Revolutions - 5.5/10
V for Vendetta - 7/10
Speed Racer - n/s
Cloud Atlas - n/s
Jupiter Ascending - n/s
= 6.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
75.
Terry Gilliam
Terry Gilliam was born in Minnesota near Medicine Lake. When he was 12 his family moved to Los Angeles where he became a fan of Mad magazine. In his early 20's he was often stopped by the police who often suspected him of being a drug addict and Gilliam had to explain that he worked in advertisement...
“ And Now for Something Completely Different - 7/10
Monty Python and the Holy Grail - 5/10
Jabberwocky - n/s
Life of Brian - 7/10
Time Bandits - 6.5/10
The Meaning of Life - 6/10
Brazil - 7/10
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen - 6.5/10
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - 7/10
Tideland - n/s
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus - 5.5/10
= 6.4/10 ” - solmaquina
 
76.
Drew Goddard
Producer, The Martian
Drew Goddard was raised in Los Alamos, New Mexico. He attended Los Alamos High School in Los Alamos, New Mexico and graduated in 1993. He then attended the University of Colorado, and worked as a production assistant in L.A. after graduation. A spec script Drew wrote based on Six Feet Under came to the attention of both Marti Noxon at Buffy the Vampire Slayer and David Greenwalt at Angel...
“ Cloverfield - 5/10
The Cabin in the Woods - 8/10
World War Z - 4/10
The Martian - 8/10
= 6.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
77.
Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist. In his filmmaking career, del Toro has alternated between Spanish-language dark fantasy pieces, such as the gothic horror film The Devil's Backbone (2001), and Pan's Labyrinth (2006), and more mainstream American action movies...
“ Cronos - 7/10
Mimic - n/s
The Devil's Backbone - 7.5/10
Hellboy - 6.5/10
Pan's Labyrinth - 8.5/10
Hellboy II: The Golden Army - 7/10
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark - 5/10
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - 5/10
Pacific Rim - 7/10
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - 2.5/10
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies - n/s
= 6.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
78.
Harold Ramis
Born on November 21, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, Harold Allen Ramis got his start in comedy as Playboy magazine's joke editor and reviewer. In 1969, he joined Chicago's Second City's Improvisational Theatre Troupe before moving to New York to help write and perform in "The National Lampoon Show" with other Second City graduates including John Belushi...
“ Animal House - 7/10
Meatballs - n/s
Caddyshack - 2.5/10
Stripes - n/s
Ghostbusters - 8/10
Back to School - n/s
Club Paradise - n/s
Armed and Dangerous - n/s
Caddyshack II - n/s
Ghostbuster II - 7/10
Groundhog Day - 9/10
Analyze This - n/s
Bedazzled - 4/10
Analyze That - n/s
Year One - n/s
= 6.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
79.
Woody Allen
Writer, Annie Hall
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
“ What's Up Tiger Lillie? - n/s
Take the Money and Run - n/s
Bananas - n/s
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask - n/s
Sleeper - n/s
Love and Death - n/s
Annie Hall - 7/10
Interiors - n/s
Manhattan - 6/10
Stardust Memories - n/s
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy - n/s
Zelig - n/s
Broadway Danny Rose - n/s
The Purple Rose of Cairo - n/s
Hannah and Her Sisters - n/s
Radio Days - n/s
September - n/s
Another Woman - n/s
Crimes and Misdemeanors - n/s
Alice - n/s
Shadows and Fog - n/s
Husbands and Wives - n/s
Manhattan Murder Mystery - n/s
Bullets Over Broadway - n/s
Mighty Aphrodite - n/s
Everyone Says I Love You - n/s
Celebrity - n/s
Deconstructing Harry - n/s
Celebrity - n/s
Sweet and Lowdown - n/s
Small Time Crooks - n/s
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion - n/s
Hollywood Ending - n/s
Anything Else - n/s
Melinda and Melinda - n/s
Match Point - n/s
Scoop - n/s
Cassandra's Dream - n/s
Vicky Cristina Barcelona - n/s
Whatever Works - n/s
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger - n/s
Midnight in Paris - 6/10
To Rome with Love - n/s
Blue Jasmine - n/s
Magic in the Moonlight - n/s
Irrational Man - n/s
= 6.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
80.
Sergio Leone
Sergio Leone was virtually born into the cinema - he was the son of Roberto Roberti (A.K.A. Vincenzo Leone), one of Italy's cinema pioneers, and actress Bice Valerian. Leone entered films in his late teens, working as an assistant director to both Italian directors and U.S. directors working in Italy (usually making Biblical and Roman epics...
“ Afrodite, dea dell'amore - n/s
Nel segno di Roma - n/s
Gli ultimi giorni di Pompei - n/s
Le sette sfide - n/s
Il colosso di Rodi - n/s
Le verdi bandiere di Allah - n/s
A Fistful of Dollars - 5/10
For a Few Dollars More - 5.5/10
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - 7/10
Once Upon a Time in the West - n/s
A Fistful of Dynamite - n/s
Once Upon a Time in America - 7.5/10
Troppo forte - n/s
= 6.3/10 ” - solmaquina
 
81.
Kevin Smith
Kevin Patrick Smith was born in Red Bank, New Jersey, to Grace (Schultz) and Donald E. Smith, a postal worker. He is very proud of his native state; this fact can be seen in all of his movies. Kevin is of mostly German, with some Irish and English, ancestry. His first movie, Clerks, was filmed in the convenience store in which Smith worked...
“ Clerks. - 8/10
Mallrats - 6.5/10
Chasing Amy - 7/10
Dogma - 6.5/10
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back - 6.5/10
Jersey Girl - 6/10
Clerks II - 7.5/10
Zack and Miri Make a Porno - 6.5/10
Red State - 4.5/10
Jay and Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie - 2/10
Tusk - 7/10
= 6.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
82.
David Cronenberg
Director, The Fly
David Cronenberg, also known as the King of Venereal Horror or the Baron of Blood, was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1943. His father was a journalist, and his mother was a piano player. After showing an inclination for literature at an early age (he wrote and published eerie short stories, thus following his father's path) and for music (playing classical guitar until he was 12)...
“ Stereo - n/s
Crimes of the Future - n/s
Shivers - 6.5/10
Rabid - 6/10
Fast Company - n/s
The Brood - n/s
Scanners - 6/10
Videodrome - 8/10
The Fly - 8/10
Dead Ringers - 6/10
Naked Lunch - n/s
Crash - 5/10
eXistenz - 6/10
Cosmopolis - 4/10
= 6.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
83.
“ (Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio)

Little Monsters - n/s
Aladdin - 9/10
The Puppet Masters - n/s
Small Soldiers - 6/10
The Road to El Dorado - n/s
Shrek - 8/10
Treasure Planet - n/s
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl - 5.5/10
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - 6/10
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End - 5/10
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides - 4/10
The Lone Ranger - n/s
= 6.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
84.
“ (Representing The Spierig Brothers)

Undead - 5/10
Daybreakers - 7.5/10
Predestination - 6/10
= 6.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
85.
“ Gleaming the Cube - n/s
The Rapture - 6/10
The Player - 7/10
Deep Cover - n/s
The New Age - n/s
Deep Impact - n/s
Changing Lanes - n/s
Nine - 5.5/10
= 6.2/10 ” - solmaquina
 
86.
Frank Darabont
Three-time Oscar nominee Frank Darabont was born in a refugee camp in 1959 in Montbeliard, France, the son of Hungarian parents who had fled Budapest during the failed 1956 Hungarian revolution. Brought to America as an infant, he settled with his family in Los Angeles and attended Hollywood High School...
“ A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors - 3/10
The Blob - 5/10
The Fly II - n/s
The Shawshank Redemption - 9/10
Frankenstein - n/s
The Green Mile - 7/10
The Mist - 6.5/10
= 6.1/10 ” - solmaquina
 
87.
John August
Writer, Big Fish
John August's screenwriting credits include Go, Big Fish, Titan A.E., Charlie's Angels, and Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle. Born and raised in Boulder, Colorado, John earned a degree in journalism from Drake University in Iowa and an MFA in film from the Peter Stark program at the University of Southern California...
“ Go - 7/10
Titan A.E. - 4/10
Charlie's Angels - 2.5/10
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle - n/s
Big Fish - 8/10
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - 7/10
Corpse Bride - 6.5/10
The Nines - n/s
Frankenweenie - 8/10
= 6.1/10 ” - solmaquina
 
88.
Mel Brooks
Melvin James Kaminsky was born on June 28th, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York. He served in WWII, and afterwards got a job playing the drums at nightclubs in the Catskills. Brooks eventually started a comedy act and also worked in radio and as Master Entertainer at Grossinger's Resort before going to television...
“ The Producers (1968) - 9/10
The Twelve Chairs - n/s
10 from Your Show of Shows - n/s
Blazing Saddles - 5.5/10
Young Frankenstein - 5/10
Silent Movie - n/s
High Anxiety - n/s
History of the World: Part I - n/s
Spaceballs - n/s
Life Stinks - n/s
Robin Hood: Men in Tights - n/s
Dracula: Dead and Loving It - 4/10
The Producers (2005) - 7/10
= 6.1/10 ” - solmaquina
 
89.
Peter Jackson
Peter Jackson was born as an only child in a small coast-side town in New Zealand in 1961. When a friend of his parents bought him a super 8 movie camera (because she saw how much he enjoyed taking photos), the then eight-year-old Peter instantly grabbed the thing to start recording his own movies, which he made with his friends...
“ (Peter Jackson & Fran Walsh)

Bad Taste - 6.5/10
Meet the Feebles - 6.5/10
Braindead - 7.5/10
Heavenly Creatures - 7.5/10
Forgotten Silver - 6.5/10
Jack Brown Genius - n/s
The Frighteners - 9/10
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - 5/10
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - 5/10
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - n/s
King Kong - 7/10
The Lovely Bones - 4.5/10
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - 5/10
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - 2.5/10
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies - n/s
= 6.1/10 ” - solmaquina
 
90.
“ Apartment Zero - n/s
Bad Influence - n/s
Toy Soldiers - n/s
Death Becomes Her - 6/10
Jurassic Park - 8.5/10
Carlito's Way - 5/10
The Paper - n/s
The Shadow - n/s
Mission: Impossible - 6/10
The Trigger Effect - n/s
The Lost World: Jurassic Park - 5/10
Snake Eyes - n/s
Stir of Echoes - 7/10
Panic Room - 6/10
Spider-Man - 8/10
Secret Window - 3.5/10
War of the Worlds - 6/10
Zathura - 5/10
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull - 5.5/10
Ghost Town - 6.5/10
Angels & Demons - n/s
The Little Engine that Could - n/s
Premium Rush - n/s
Jack Ryan - n/s
= 6.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
91.
“ Class Reunion - n/s
Mr. Mom - n/s
Vacation - 7/10
Savage Islands - n/s
Sixteen Candles - n/s
The Breakfast Club - 8/10
European Vacation - n/s
Weird Science - 6/10
Pretty in Pink - n/s
Ferris Beuller's Day Off - 7/10
Some Kind of Wonderful - n/s
Planes, Trains & Automobiles - 7/10
She's Having a Baby - n/s
The Great Outdoors - n/s
Uncle Buck - 6/10
Christmas Vacation - n/s
Home Alone - 7/10
Career Opportunities - n/s
Dutch - n/s
Curly Sue - n/s
Beethoven - 4/10
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York - 6/10
Dennis the Menace - n/s
Baby's Day Out - n/s
Miracle on 34th Street - n/s
101 Dalmatians - 4/10
Flubber - 5/10
Home Alone 3 - 4/10
Reach the Rock - n/s
Just Visiting - n/s
= 6.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
92.
Robert Rodriguez
Producer, Grindhouse
Robert Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, USA, to Rebecca (Villegas), a nurse, and Cecilio G. Rodríguez, a salesman. His family is of Mexican descent. Of all the people to be amazed by the images of John Carpenter's 1981 sci-fi parable, Escape from New York, none were as captivated as the 12-year-old Rodriguez...
“ El mariachi - n/s
Desperado - 6/10
Spy Kids - 6/10
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams - 5/10
Once Upon a Time in Mexico - n/s
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D - n/s
Planet Terror - 6/10
Shorts - n/s
Machete - 8/10
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D - n/s
Machete Kills - 5/10
= 6.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
93.
Richard Linklater
Director, Before Sunset
Self-taught writer-director Richard Stuart Linklater was born in Houston, Texas, to Diane Margaret (Krieger), who taught at a university, and Charles W. Linklater III. Richard was among the first and most successful talents to emerge during the American independent film renaissance of the 1990s. Typically setting each of his movies during one 24-hour period...
“ Slacker - 2/10
Dazed and Confused - 7/10
Before Sunrise - 7/10
The Newton Boys - n/s
Waking Life - n/s
Before Sunset - 7/10
Fast Food Nation - n/s
A Scanner Darkly - 5/10
Bernie - n/s
Before Midnight - 7/10
Boyhood - 7/10
= 6.0/10 ” - solmaquina
 
94.
“ Apollo 13 - 7/10
Entrapment - n/s
Cast Away - 8/10
Planet of the Apes (2001) - 4/10
Unfaithful - n/s
The Polar Express - 4.5/10
Jarhead - n/s
Flags of Our Fathers - n/s
= 5.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
95.
Christopher McQuarrie
Christopher McQuarrie is an acclaimed producer, director and an Academy Award® winning writer. McQuarrie grew up in Princeton Junction, New Jersey and in lieu of college, he spent the first five years out of school traveling and working at a detective agency. He later moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film...
“ Public Access - n/s
The Usual Suspects - 6/10
The Way of the Gun - n/s
Valkyrie - n/s
The Tourist - n/s
Jack Reacher - n/s
Jack the Giant Slayer - 3.5/10
Edge of Tomorrow - 8/10
= 5.9/10 ” - solmaquina
 
96.
Jonathan Hensleigh
Writer, Armageddon
One of the most prolific screenwriters in the action/adventure genre, Jonathan started his career writing episodes of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles for George Lucas and ABC. He wrote Die Hard with a Vengeance, re-conceived from his original spec script "Simon Says". He followed that with Jumanji. His script for the The Saint was completely re-written by others...
“ A Far Off Place - n/s
Die Hard: With a Vengeance - 7.5/10
Jumanji - 7/10
The Saint - n/s
Armageddon - 3/10
The Punisher - n/s
Next - n/s
Kill the Irishman - n/s
= 5.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
97.
“ Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure - 7/10
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey - 7/10
Leaving Normal - n/s
Mom and Dad Save the World - n/s
Super Mario Bros. - 4.5/10
Men in Black - 8/10
What Planet are You From? - n/s
Charlie's Angels - 2.5/10
Levity - n/s
The In-Laws - n/s
Imagine That - n/s
Now You See Me - n/s
= 5.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
98.
John Carpenter
Writer, Halloween
John Howard Carpenter was born in Carthage, New York, to mother Milton Jean (Carter) and father Howard Ralph Carpenter. His family moved to Bowling Green, Kentucky, where his father, a professor, was head of the music department at Western Kentucky University. He attended Western Kentucky University and then USC film school in Los Angeles...
“ Dark Star - n/s
Assault on Precinct 13 - n/s
Eyes of Laura Mars - n/s
Halloween - 6.5/10
The Fog (1980) - 6/10
Escape from New York - n/s
Halloween II - n/s
Black Moon Rising - n/s
Prince of Darkness - n/s
They Live - 5/10
Ghosts of Mars - n/s
= 5.8/10 ” - solmaquina
 
99.
Sylvester Stallone
Actor, Rocky
This athletically built, dark-haired American actor/screenwriter/director may never be mentioned by old-school film critics in the same breath as, say, Richard Burton or Alec Guinness; however, movie fans worldwide have been flocking to see Stallone's films for over 30 years, making "Sly" one of Hollywood's biggest-ever box office draws...
“ Rocky - 7/10
F.I.S.T. - n/s
Paradise Alley - n/s
Rocky II - 6/10
Rocky III - 5.5/10
First Blood - 9/10
Staying Alive - n/s
Rhinestone - n/s
Rambo: First Blood Part Two - 4.5/10
Rocky IV - 5/10
Cobra - n/s
Over the Top - n/s
Rambo III - 2.5/10
Rocky V - 5/10
Cliffhanger - n/s
Driven - n/s
Rocky Balboa - 7/10
Rambo - 4/10
The Expendables - n/s
The Expendables 2 - n/s
= 5.6/10 ” - solmaquina
 
100.
“ (Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman)

The Island - n/s
The Legend of Zorro - n/s
Mission: Impossible III - 5/10
Transformers - 5/10
Star Trek - 8/10
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 2/10
Cowboys & Aliens - 4.5/10
People Like Us - n/s
Star Trek Into Darkness - 7.5/10
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 - 6.5/10
= 5.5/10 ” - solmaquina