Daniel Sloss tells us about his favourite movies
Даша Постнова,

In our regular Sight & Sound section cool people tell us about the most important movies in their lives. This time we sat down with comedian Daniel Sloss, who is performing in Moscow on November 23. Read further if you want to find out the funniest movie he's ever seen, why he hates scary movies (spoiler: because they're scary) and a couple of movies he just can't stand.

---daniel
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The first movie you remember watching

James and the Giant Peach

----james
The Walt Disney Company


The movie that "ruined" your childhood

Mission to Mars. I saw it when I was 9 or 10. It was the worst movie I have ever seen in my life. I remember crying in the cinema because it was so shit. I hated it so much. I can't remember anything about it, but I hope everyone involved is dead.

---mars
Buena Vista Pictures


The movie you would've taken to a desert island

The Prestige

---prestige
Warner Bros.


The first movie you saw at a movie theatre

Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace

-----starwars
20th Century Fox


The last movie you saw at a movie theatre

The Joker

---joker
Warner Bros. Pictures


The funniest movie you’ve ever seen

Tag

---tag
Warner Bros. Pictures


The scariest movie you've ever seen

I fucking despise scary movies. I see no need for them. I'm a coward. Paranormal Activity fucked me up.

---paranormal
Paramount Pictures


The movie that made you cry hard

Oh Christ, here's a list: Blind Side, Warrior, Click (yes, the Adam Sandler movie), Avengers Endgame, Green Mile, About Time, Marley and Me.

---click
Click (the Adam Sandler movie) / Sony Pictures Releasing


The movie that influenced you the most

Ace Ventura or Dumb and Dumber. I loved Jim Carrey as a kid and he definitely inspired my love to make people laugh.

---aceventura
Ace Ventura / Warner Bros.


The worst movie you've ever seen

Juno. Fuck that movie and fuck everyone who likes it. Fucking abysmal pile of shit.

---juno
Fox Searchlight


The best movie you've ever seen

The Dark Knight. No more needs to be said on this one. Incredible.

---knightins
Warner Bros. Pictures