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Miami Vice

posted by Jason Kottke   Feb 13, 2007

Count me among those that scoffed when I heard a movie was being made of the Miami Vice TV series. The lesson: don't doubt Michael Mann. Not to mention Vice's director of photography, Dion Beebe. The movie was gorgeous and had the most distinct and tight sense of style I've seen in quite some time. Wish I'd seen it on the big screen.

Some film directors' top ten movies lists

posted by Jason Kottke   Jul 06, 2005

Some film directors' top ten movies lists. Directors Michael Mann, Sam Mendes, Cameron Crowe, Quentin Tarantino, and others choose their favorite films.