British director Guy Ritchie has one of the most distinctive filmmaking styles in contemporary mainstream cinema. Among movie goers, his name conjures up a number of visual and narrative elements; illegal card games in smoky rooms, shady and colorful characters with memorable nicknames, hilarious and/or visceral chase and fight sequences, multiple interweaving plot threads and twists, and cool soundtracks. His kinetic and witty films keep you on your toes and never fail to take you on a fun and thrilling ride. As his new movie King Arthur: Legend of the Sword hits theaters, let's take look at the trademarks of this exciting and inventive director.