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Martin Scorsese is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Martin Scorsese Goodfellas, The Departed, Taxi Driver - best known works: Goodfellas, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull and The Departed.

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Steven Spielberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Steven Spielberg E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial, Jaws, Indian Jones - best known works: E.T., Jaws, Jurassic Park, the Indiana Jones Series, Schindler's List, and Saving Private Ryan.

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Alfred Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Alfred Hitchcock Psycho, The Birds, Vertigo - best known works: Psycho, The Birds, Vertigo, Rear Window

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Stanley Kubrick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Stanley Kubrick The Shining, A Clockwork Orange, 2001: A Space Odyssey - best known works: 2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange, Full Metal Jacket, Dr. Strangelove, The Shining, and Eyes Wide Shut

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Francis Ford Coppola is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Francis Ford Coppola The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Apocalypse Now - best known works: The Godfather Trilogy and Apocalypse Now

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Roman Polanski is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Roman Polanski Chinatown, Rosemary's Baby, The Pianist - best known works: Chinatown and The Pianist

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David Lynch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
David Lynch Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive, Eraserhead - best known works: Eraserhead, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive and The Elephant Man

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Brian De Palma is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Brian De Palma Scarface, Carrie, The Untouchables - best known works: Scarface, The Untouchables and Carlito's Way

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Quentin Tarantino is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Quentin Tarantino Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill Volume 1 - best known works: Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill vol. 1 & 2 and Inglorious Bastards.

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Spike Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Spike Lee Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, Love & Basketball - best known works: Do The Right Thing, Malcom X, Jungle Fever and The 25th Hour.

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Federico Fellini is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Federico Fellini La Dolce Vita, 8½, La Strada - best known works: 8 1/2

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Cecil B. DeMille is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Cecil B. DeMille The Ten Commandments, Sunset Boulevard, The Greatest Show on Earth - best known works: The Ten Commandments

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John Ford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
John Ford The Searchers, The Grapes of Wrath, Stagecoach

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Sergio Leone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Sergio Leone Good, Once Upon a Time in the West, Once Upon a Time in America - best known works: The Dollars Trilogy

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Terrence Malick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Terrence Malick The Thin Red Line, The Tree of Life, Badlands - best known works: The Thin Red Line, Days Of Heaven and Tree Of Life.

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Clint Eastwood is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Clint Eastwood Good, Unforgiven, Dirty Harry - best known works: Unforgiven, Million Dollar Baby and Mystic River.

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Christopher Nolan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Christopher Nolan The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins - best known works: Memento, Insomnia, The Prestige, The Dark Knight and Inception.

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Tim Burton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Tim Burton Batman, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Edward Scissorhands - best known works: Beetlejuice, Batman, Batman Returns, Edward Scissorhands, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Alice In Wonderland

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George Lucas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
George Lucas Star Wars, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark - best known works: The Star Wars Saga and American Graffiti.

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James Cameron is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
James Cameron Titanic, Avatar, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - best known works: The Terminator 1 and 2, Aliens, Titanic and Avatar

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Ridley Scott is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Ridley Scott Alien, Blade Runner, Gladiator - best known works: Alien, Blade Runner, Gladiator, Black Hawk Down, Hannibal and American Gangster.

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Oliver Stone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Oliver Stone Platoon, Scarface, JFK - best known works: Platoon, Born On The Fourth Of July, Natural Born Killers, JFK, and Wallstreet.

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Joel and Ethan Coen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Joel and Ethan Coen best known works: Fargo, No Country For Old Men, Raising Arizona, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, The Big Lebowski, True Grit and Blood Simple.

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Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Woody Allen Annie Hall, Manhattan, Hannah and Her Sisters - best known works: Annie Hall, Manhattan, Midnight In Paris,

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Peter Jackson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Peter Jackson The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - best known works: The Lord Of The Rings Trilogy and King Kong

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Steven Soderbergh is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Steven Soderbergh Ocean's Eleven, Erin Brockovich, Traffic - Best Known Works: Sex, Lies and Videotape, Traffic, Out Of Sight, Ocean's Trilogy and Erin Brochovich

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Paul Thomas Anderson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Paul Thomas Anderson Boogie Nights, There Will Be Blood, Minority Report - best known works: Boogie Nights, Magnolia and There Will Be Blood

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Michael Mann is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Michael Mann Heat, The Last of the Mohicans, The Aviator - best known works: Heat, Collateral, The Insider and Last Of The Mohicans.

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Ang Lee is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Ang Lee Brokeback Mountain, Hulk, Crouching Tiger - Best Known Works: Brokeback Mountain, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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David Fincher is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
David Fincher Fight Club, Seven, Being John Malkovich - best known works: Se7en, Fight Club, Panic Room, Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button and The Social Network.

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Steve McQueen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Steve McQueen 12 Years a Slave, Shame, Hunger

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Darren Aronofsky is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Darren Aronofsky Requiem for a Dream, Black Swan, The Fountain - best known works: Requiem For A Dream, Black Swan and The Wrestler.

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Alejandro González Iñárritu is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Alejandro González Iñárritu Birdman, Babel, Amores perros - best known works: Babel, 21 Grams and Biutiful.

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Danny Boyle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Danny Boyle Trainspotting, 28 Days Later, Slumdog Millionaire - best known works: Trainspotting, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire.

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Guillermo del Toro is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Guillermo del Toro Pan's Labyrinth, Hellboy, Pacific Rim - best known works: Pan's Labyrinth, Hell Boy

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Sam Mendes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Sam Mendes American Beauty, Skyfall, Road to Perdition - best known works: American Beauty, Road To Perdition and Revolutionary Road

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Alfonso Cuarón is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Alfonso Cuarón Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Pan's Labyrinth, Gravity - best known works: Y tu mamá también, Children Of Men

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Robert Zemeckis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Robert Zemeckis Forrest Gump, Back to the Future, Who Framed Roger Rabbit - best known works: Back To The Future, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Forrest Gump, Castaway, The Polar Express

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Ron Howard is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Ron Howard Apollo 13, American Graffiti, A Beautiful Mind - best known works: Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, Cocoon, Cinderella Man, Frost/Nixon, The Da Vinci Code.

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Roland Joffé is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Roland Joffé The Killing Fields, The Mission, Super Mario Bros. - Best Known Works: The Mission

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Fernando Meirelles is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Fernando Meirelles Cidade de Deus, City of God, The Constant Gardener - best known works: City Of God

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Guy Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Guy Ritchie Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch - best known works: Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch and Sherlock Holmes.

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Robert Redford is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Robert Redford Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Sting, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid - best known works: Ordinary People, Quiz Show

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Miloš Forman is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Miloš Forman One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Amadeus, Hair - best known works: One Flew Over The Cukoo's Nest and Amadeus

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Edward Zwick is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Edward Zwick Glory, Shakespeare in Love, Legends of the Fall - Best Known Works: Glory, Blood Diamond, Defiance, The Last Samarai and Legends of The Fall

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Gus Van Sant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Gus Van Sant Good Will Hunting, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Milk - best known works: Good Will Hunting and Milk

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Tony Scott is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Tony Scott Top Gun, Prometheus, True Romance - best known works: Top Gun, True Romance, Spy Game, Crimson Tide, Man On Fire, Deja Vu, The Fan

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Paul Greengrass is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Paul Greengrass The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Supremacy, Captain Phillips - best known works: The Bourne Trilogy and United 93

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Hughes Brothers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Hughes Brothers American Pimp, Dead Presidents, From Hell - best known works: Menace II Society and Dead Presidents

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Kathryn Bigelow is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Film Directors of All Time
Kathryn Bigelow The Hurt Locker, Point Break, Zero Dark Thirty - best known works: The Hurt Locker