The acclaimed filmmakers, Benny and Josh Safdie, best known as The Safdie Brothers, had their big breakthrough with the 2017 Robert Pattinson starring film ‘Good Time’.
While the duo have been directing films prior to the release, it was the 2017 film that had all eyes on the accomplished brothers. Since then, the two went on to create 2019’s Adam Sandler starring ‘Uncut Gems’, yet another acclaimed and highly discussed film.
On a hot streak, the Safdie Brothers became pivotal names within the film industry in the latter half of the 2010s decade. With a distinctive aesthetic, the Safdie Brothers guarantee a must watch experience for viewers.
Flipping the switch, the Safdie Brothers list their favorite films of all time. MUBI have compiled a list of films mentioned by the Safdie’s across interviews, tweets, podcasts, and various other public platforms.
The list includes staples such as ‘The Wolf Of Wall Street’, ‘Goodfellas’, ‘Love & Basketball’, ‘Fight Club’, ‘Taxi Driver’, ‘The Truman Show’, ‘Belly’, ‘Coming To America’, and ‘Akita’.
They also list classic Adam Sandler films such as ‘Big Daddy’, ‘Happy Gilmore’, and ‘Hubie Halloween’.