Lists by smiley_b81

a list of 20 titles
Not too many really great movies this year (especially from the Hollywood studio system). In this country, it seems like the difference between a great film and a forgettable, marginal film, is a difference that's quickly widening (let's call it America's cultural ADD). But alas, we already have hope for 2014 ("Noah", "Inherent Vice")
 
a list of 20 people
The directors on this list are either talentless, or have badly and blatantly betrayed the talent that they once seemed to possess. Or, as in certain cases (i.e. Uwe Boll) they just don't deserve to exist in general.
 
a list of 25 people
It may alternate but others who almost made the cut include Phillipe Garrel, Ingmar Bergman, Francis Ford Coppola, David Cronenberg, Lynne Ramsay, Jonathan Demme and Bernardo Bertolucci.