Damien Chazelle’s Favorite Films


A comprehensive list examining the favorite films of Damien Chazelle, one of the most talented young directors in Hollywood today, can be found below (courtesy of CBS, SFGate, IndieWire, and the LA Times).  Chazelle is best known for his critically acclaimed films Whiplash and La La Land.  His next film, First Man, based on James Hansen’s book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, depicts the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong (played by Ryan Gosling) and the first manned flight to the moon and is scheduled for release on October 12, 2018.  For more information on a particular film, feel free to click on the associated image (via Amazon).


The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (English Subtitled)



Top Hat

Boogie Nights


Killer of Sheep: The Charles Burnett Collection

The Long Goodbye

Pulp Fiction

Rebel Without a Cause

Singin’ in the Rain [Blu-ray]

A Star Is Born (1976)

Sunset Boulevard

Love Me Tonight

Summer Stock

The Band Wagon

Touki Bouki

Beau Travail


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