GREAT DIRECTORS: LARS VON TRIER

Here all Lars von Trier films and points I give them. Films which I give point RANKED from best to worst.
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1.
Melancholia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (135 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ 9/10 ” - dr-mutallimov
 
2.
Antichrist (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A grieving couple retreat to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse. (108 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ 8/10 ” - dr-mutallimov
 
3.
The Trip to Squash Land (1967 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A super-sausage saves a bunny in Lars von Trier's directorial debut cardboard animation. (1 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
4.
Good Night, Dear (1968 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
(1 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
5.
A Dead Boring Experience (1969 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
(1 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
6.
A Chess Game (1969 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
(1 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
7.
Why Try to Escape from Which You Know You Can't Escape from? Because You Are a Coward (1970 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Early film by Lars von Trier. (7 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
8.
A Flower (1971 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
(7 mins.)
Director: Lars Trier
 
9.
The Orchid Gardener (1977 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
A young artist of Jewish descent has shunned his heritage. He has arrived at the realization that he is alone... (37 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
10.
Menthe - la bienheureuse (1979 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Based on the sadomasochistic novel by Dominique Aury, "Story of O", tells the story of a voluntary female submission. (31 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
11.
Nocturne (1980 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
It's night. Perhaps after a dream of an intruder crashing through a window, a woman who's sensitive... (8 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
12.
The Last Detail (1981 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
Two Navy men are ordered to bring a young offender to prison but decide to show him one last good time along the way. (31 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
13.
Befrielsesbilleder (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A German officer visits his Danish mistress the days after the occupation of Denmark has ended. (57 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
14.
The Element of Crime (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A cop in a dystopian Europe investigates a serial killings suspect using controversial methods written by his now disgraced former mentor. (104 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
15.
Epidemic (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A film director and a script writer (performed by Lars von Trier and Niels Vørsel themselves) write a screenplay... (106 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
16.
Medea (1988 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Medea is in Corinth with Jason and their two young sons. King Kreon wants to reward Jason for his exploits: he gives the hand of his daughter... (77 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
17.
Europa (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Just after W.W.II, an American takes a railway job in Germany, but finds his position politically sensitive with various people trying to use him. (112 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
18.
The Kingdom (1994 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The Kingdom is the most technologically advanced hospital in Denmark, a gleaming bastion of medical science... (286 mins.)
 
19.
Breaking the Waves (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another. (159 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
20.
The Idiots (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The group of people gather at the house in Copenhagen suburb to break all the limitations and to bring out the "inner idiot" in themselves. (117 mins.)
 
21.
D-dag (2000 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Four people plan to rob a bank on new years eve, where no one will notice because of the celebration. (70 mins.)
 
22.
D-dag - Lise (2000 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
We follow Lise on her way to help her partners with a bank robbery. (70 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
23.
D-dag - Den færdige film (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.0/10 X  
Four people plan to rob a bank on new years eve, where no one will notice because of the celebration. (65 mins.)
 
24.
Dancer in the Dark (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An east European girl goes to America with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film. (140 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
25.
Dogville (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A woman on the run from the mob is reluctantly accepted in a small Colorado town. In exchange, she agrees to work for them. As a search visits town, she finds out that their support has a price. Yet her dangerous secret is never far away... (178 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
26.
The Five Obstructions (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
About a filmmaker not only revisiting, but also recreating (not in a conventional sense) one of his first films, The Perfect Human / Det perfekte menneske (1967) (90 mins.)
 
27.
Dogville: The Pilot (2003 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
(15 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
28.
Manderlay (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A story of slavery, set in the southern U.S. in the 1930s. (139 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
29.
The Boss of It All (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander. (99 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
30.
Dimension 1991-2024 (2010 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A poetic gangster story and a thriller about the passage of time. Recorded between 1991 and 1997 but published in 2010. Lars von Trier's long-running project was supposed to premiere in 2024, but the production was stopped. (27 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
31.
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating. (117 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
32.
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adulthood, obsessions and what led to her being in Seligman's care. (123 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier