Directors Who Made 3 (or 4) Great Films in a Row

Here's a game I play with a friend: Name a director (or list the films) who has a streak of 3 or (if you're feeling brave) 4 in a row. It's highly debatable. The films have to be universally of great quality. Less about success than acknowledged brilliance. To make it harder, let's take Stanley Kubrick out of the equation. Yes, he's on the list with Strangelove, 2001, and Clockwork. Even Fincher doesn't have 3 in a row...

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  • Sherlock, Jr.

    1

  • The Navigator

    2

  • Seven Chances

    3

  • Zelig

    4

  • Broadway Danny Rose

    5

  • The Purple Rose of Cairo

    6

  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    7

  • The Phantom of Liberty

    8

  • That Obscure Object of Desire

    9

  • Monsieur Hulot's Holiday

    10

  • Mon Oncle

    11

  • PlayTime

    12