The Favorite Films of Lux Capital

You have no doubt seen the various trends circling around Twitter, #first7jobs, #7favfilms, and more.

Well, here at Lux we decided to take a stab at the #7FavFilms one, and aggregate everything the Lux folks like.

Here are the results, by Lux team member:

Josh Wolfe

  • Requiem for a Dream
  • The Salton Sea
  • Clockers
  • Donnie Darko
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Lost Boys
  • Point Break
  • Things to Do in Denver When You’re Dead

Peter Hebert

  • Godfather Part II
  • Chinatown
  • Wall Street
  • Real Genius
  • Kid Stays in the Picture
  • Weird Science
  • Caddyshack

Adam Kalish

  • Back To School
  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  • E.T.
  • Goodfellas
  • Field of Dreams
  • Shawshank Redemption
  • Empire Strikes Back as well as Raiders of the Lost Ark

Honorable mention:
Caddyshack
Stripes
The Sting
Butch Cassidy the Sundance Kid
Catch Me If You Can

Zack Schildhorn

  • The Matrix
  • The Abyss
  • Back To The Future
  • The Cove
  • Contact
  • Gattaca
  • Star Trek (2009)

Shahin Farshchi

  • Terminator 2
  • Home Alone
  • The Usual Suspects
  • Inception
  • Jack Reacher
  • Meet the Parents
  • Goodfellas

Zavain Dar

  • Sandlot
  • Adaptation
  • Primer
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • The Dark Knight
  • This is the End
  • The Departed

Jeff Weinstein

  • Slumdog Millionaire
  • Forrest Gump
  • The Dark Knight
  • The Matrix
  • Gladiator
  • Rocky
  • Casino Royale

Adam Goulburn

When initially asked, Adam provided the following list:

  • Fast and Furious 1
  • Fast and Furious 2
  • Fast and Furious 3
  • Fast and Furious 4
  • Fast and Furious 5
  • Fast and Furious 6
  • Fast and Furious 7

Upon further discussion, this list was refined:

  • Return of the Jedi
  • Leon
  • Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
  • Man on Fire
  • The Fifth Element
  • Ace Ventura
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

With a close 8th choice:

  • Big Trouble in Little China

Sam Arbesman

  • The Incredibles
  • The Sting
  • Spider-Man 2
  • Crimes and Misdemeanors
  • Men in Black
  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
  • The Dark Knight