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32.8k votersThe Greatest Directors In Movie HistoryThis is a list of the greatest directors in movie history, who are most deserving of Academy Awards and critical recognition. The ...
Entertainment
768 voters21 Surprisingly Bad Movies Directed by Good DirectorsSometimes a director has an instantly recognizable style like David Fincher, Steven Spielberg or Ridley Scott. But what if we told...
Entertainment
923 votersThe Greatest Directorial Debuts Of All TimeBelieve it or not, some of the greatest films of all time were also some of the greatest directorial debuts to date. It's not too ...
Directors
112.9k views17 Directors Who Are Notoriously Difficult to Work WithWant to be a glamorous Hollywood movie star? Well, you might think twice when you hear what working for some of these directors is...
Awards
1.4k votersThe Greatest Female Film DirectorsThe best female directors include an Academy Award winner, members of Hollywood's royal families, and a whole bunch of ladies who ...
61 voters18 Directors With Radically Different Movies In Their FilmographyEvery now and then, directors like to stretch their legs. Whether it's a transition from the big screen to premium television serv...
Influential
172 votersThe Most Influential Filmmakers Of The 2010sThe 2010s have been nothing if not an interesting decade at the movies. From the dominance of franchise IP to the merging of major...
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163 votersHollywood's Greatest One-Hit Wonder Movie DirectorsThe movie business is fickle. One day you're up; the next, you're down. A well-received, financially profitable project is no guar...
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1.7k votersThe Greatest Auteurs in Film HistoryAn auteur is a filmmaker or director whose personal, individual production style and creative flare gives his or her films a disti...
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32 voters13 Times Directors Snuck A Cameo Into Their Own MoviesMany successful film directors' names are widely known, but many of their faces are not recognizable by the general public. Howeve...
Overrated
3.2k votersThe Most Overrated Directors of All TimeList of the most overacted directors in the film industry of all times. Often the success, both critically and financially, of a m...
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8.2k votersThe Greatest Living Directors, RankedList of the best living filmmakers (though not necessarily still actively making films.) When discussing the finest directors of a...
Best Movies
2.7k votersThe Best Movies Directed by the StarThe best movies directed by the star include some of the greatest films ever made. Many of the films listed here are considered so...
Entertainment
5.9k votersThe Best Films Directed by Famous ActorsSeveral great films were directed by actors. Many of these films went on to win Academy Awards and others became summer blockbuste...
Best Movies
2.6k votersThe Best Movies Directed By WomenIt’s no longer just a man’s world out there, women have been taking over Hollywood for years in some pretty big ways and there are...
Best Movies
5.2k votersThe Worst Movie Directors of All TimeA list of the worst directors in film history who have made some of the worst movies ever. Through a combination of luck and major...
Comedy
1.8k votersThe Best Comedy Directors in Film HistoryThese titans of comedy are the best comedy directors to ever make side-splitting movies. This list includes film directors that sp...
Entertainment
172 votersThe Best Second Films from Famous DirectorsThe dreaded sophomore slump. A band makes a great debut album or an author writes an acclaimed first novel, but then can’t live up...
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4.9k votersThe Best Steven Spielberg MoviesThis list ranks the top films ever made by Steven Spielberg, arguably the most famous and celebrated of all American filmmakers. S...
90s Movies
310 votersThe Best Directors of the '90sList of the top directors of the 90s. Nothing is more in fashion now than nineties nostalgia. Well, these top directors of the 199...