History The Greatest Black Film Directors  

PeteBoyle
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Richard Ayoade is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
The Watch, Submarine, The Boxtrolls

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Antoine Fuqua is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Training Day, Shooter, King Arthur

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Gordon Parks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Shaft, Shaft, Super Fly

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Steve McQueen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
12 Years a Slave, Shame, Hunger

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F. Gary Gray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Friday, The Italian Job, Major League

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John Singleton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Boyz n the Hood, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Hustle & Flow

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Lee Daniels is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire, The Butler, Monster's Ball

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Ryan Coogler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Fruitvale Station, Creed

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Hughes Brothers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
American Pimp, Dead Presidents, From Hell

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George Tillman, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
George Tillman, Jr. Barbershop, Men of Honor, Barbershop 2: Back in Business

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Sidney Poitier is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
In the Heat of the Night, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Sneakers

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Melvin Van Peebles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Jaws: The Revenge, Last Action Hero, Boomerang

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Tyler Perry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Star Trek, Gone Girl, Diary of a Mad Black Woman

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Mario Van Peebles is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Jaws: The Revenge, New Jack City, Ali

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Gordon Parks, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Super Fly, Aaron Loves Angela, Three the Hard Way

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Ernest R. Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Juice, Never Die Alone, Bulletproof

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Charles Burnett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Killer of Sheep, The Glass Shield, Selma

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Spike Lee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, Love & Basketball

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Malcolm D. Lee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Scary Movie 5, The Best Man, Welcome Home

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Tim Story is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Barbershop, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Taxi

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Denzel Washington is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Black Film Directors
Remember the Titans, Glory, Training Day