Here is a list of movies named by students in this year’s two classes (Winter 2023) in answer to the question, what is one of your favourite movies of all time or what have you seen recently that you liked a lot.

Mamma Mia (Phyllida Lloyd, 2008)

La Haine (Mathieu Kassovitz, 1995)

Avatar (James Cameron, 2009)

Avatar 2 (James Cameron, 2022)

Baby Driver (Edgar Wright, 2017)

Star Wars (George Lucas, 1977)

Midsommar (Ari Aster, 2019)

Zodiac (David Fincher, 2007)

Soul Surfer (Sean McNamara, 2011)

Knives Out (Rian Johnson, 2019)

Catch Me If You Can (Steven Spielberg, 2002)

Top Gun (Tony Scott, 1986)

The Last Samurai (Edward Zwick, 2003)

Rush Hour (Brett Ratner, 1998)

1917 (Sam Mendes, 2019)

Interstellar (Christopher Nolan, 2014)

Django Unchained (Quentin Tarantino, 2012)

Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976)

How to Train Your Dragon (Chris Sanders/Dean DeBlois, 2010)

Back to the Future (Robert Zemeckis, 1985)

Spiderman: Into the Spider-verse (2019)

Parasite (Bong Joon-ho, 2019)

J’ai tué ma mère (Xavier Dolan, 2009)

Lion (Garth Davis 2016)

La La Land (Damien Chazelle, 2016)

Wonder (Stephen Chbosky, 2017)

The Notebook (Nick Cassavettes, 2004)

The Blind Side (John Lee Hancock, 2009)

Sabrina (Billy Wilder, 1954)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Aaron Sorkin, 2020)

The Platform (Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia, 2019)

The Lord of the Rings (Peter Jackson, 2001-2003)

Dead Poets Society (Peter Weir, 1989)

Coraline (Henry Selick, 2009)

Black Swan (Darren Aronofsky, 2010)

The Shawshank Redemption (Frank Darabont, 1994)

The Goonies (Richard Donner, 1985)

The Grand Budapest Hotel (Wes Anderson, 2014)

Rocky (John G. Avildsen, 1976)

American Psycho (Mary Harron, 2000)

The Usual Suspects (Bryan Singer, 1995)