I go by US release dates - Princess Mononoke would otherwise be my #1 (not released in the US until 1999).
Boogie Nights (Paul Thomas Anderson) Deconstructing Harry (Woody Allen) Eve's Bayou (Kasi Lemmons) Gattaca (Andrew Niccol) The Ice Storm (Ang Lee) L.A. Confidential (Curtis Hanson) Titanic (James Cameron) The Sweet Hereafter (Atom Egoyan) Waiting for Guffman (Christopher Guest) The Wings of the Dove (Iain Softley)
1. Boogie Nights 2. L.A. Confidential 3. Chasing Amy 4. The Sweet Hereafter 5. Jackie Brown 6. Wag the Dog 7. The Ice Storm 8. Private Parts 9. Donnie Brasco 10. Deconstructing Harry
You breathe a word of this, to anyone, you mincing fucking CUNT, and I will tear your fucking skin off, I will wear it to your mother's birthday party, and I will rub your nuts up and down her leg whilst whistling Bohemian fucking Rhapsody, right?!
1. L.A. Confidential (Curtis Hanson) 2. La Vita e Bella (Roberto Bengini) 3. The Game (David Fincher) 4. Hana-bi (Takeshi Kitano) 5. Wag the Dog (Barry Levinson) 6. The Rainmaker (Francis Ford Coppola) 7. The Ice Storm (Ang Lee) 8. The Boxer (Jim Sheridan) 9. Live Flesh (Pedro Almodovar) 10. Winter Sleeper (Tom Tykwer) 10.