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Directorial Debuts

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1. Being John Malkovich (1999)
Spike Jonze
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2. The Iron Giant (1999)
Brad Bird
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3. Pi (1998)
Darren Aronofsky

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4. Following (1998)
Christopher Nolan

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5. Hard Eight (1996)
Paul Thomas Anderson

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6. Bottle Rocket (1996)
Wes Anderson

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7. The Hard Case (1995)
Guy Ritchie

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8. A Fistful of Fingers (1995)
Edgar Wright

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9. Clerks (1994)
Kevin Smith
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10. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Frank Darabont
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11. Shallow Grave (1994)
Danny Boyle

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12. Alien 3 (1992)
David Fincher

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13. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Quentin Tarantino
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14. El Mariachi (1992)
Robert Rodriguez

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15. Bad Taste (1987)
Peter Jackson

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16. Luxo Jr. (1986)
John Lasseter
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17. Mala Noche (1986)
Gus Van Sant

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18. Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Tim Burton

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19. Sixteen Candles (1984)
John Hughes
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20. This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Rob Reiner
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21. Blood Simple. (1984)
Joel and Ethan Coen
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22. Piranha II: The Spawning (1981)
James Cameron

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23. Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
Hayao Miyazaki

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24. I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Robert Zemeckis
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25. Eraserhead (1977)
David Lynch
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26. The Duellists (1977)
Ridley Scott

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27. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Terry Jones
Terry Gilliam
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28. Seizure (1974)
Oliver Stone

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29. Dark Star (1974)
John Carpenter

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30. Duel (1971)
Steven Spielberg
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31. Play Misty for Me (1971)
Clint Eastwood
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32. Stereo (1969)
David Cronenberg

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33. What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)
Woody Allen

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34. Who's That Knocking at My Door? (1967)
Martin Scorsese

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35. Tramway (1966)
Krzysztof Kieslowski

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36. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Mike Nichols
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37. Black Peter (1964)
Milos Forman

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38. Dementia 13 (1963)
Francis Ford Coppola

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39. The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)
Sergio Leone

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40. Knife in the Water (1962)
Roman Polanski

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41. The Deadly Companions (1961)
Sam Peckinpah

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42. Breathless (1960)
Jean-Luc Godard

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43. 12 Angry Men (1957)
Sidney Lumet
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44. The Delinquents (1957)
Robert Altman

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45. The Killers (1956)
Andrei Tarkovsky

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46. Une visite (1955)
François Truffaut

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47. Pather Panchali (1955)
Satyajit Ray
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48. Fear and Desire (1953)
Stanley Kubrick

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49. Variety Lights (1950)
Federico Fellini

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50. They Live by Night (1948)
Nicholas Ray


 

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