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Entertainment Weekly's 50 Greatest Directors

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Average listal rating (978 ratings) 9  IMDB Rating
1. Alfred Hitchcock
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Average listal rating (353 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
2. Orson Welles
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Average listal rating (161 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
3. John Ford
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Average listal rating (131 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
4. Howard Hawks
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Average listal rating (1145 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
5. Martin Scorsese
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Average listal rating (341 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
6. Akira Kurosawa
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Average listal rating (220 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
7. Buster Keaton
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Average listal rating (354 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
8. Ingmar Bergman
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Average listal rating (243 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
10. Federico Fellini
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Average listal rating (1450 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
11. Steven Spielberg
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Average listal rating (79 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
12. Jean Renoir

Average listal rating (196 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
13. John Huston

Average listal rating (53 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
15. D.W. Griffith

Average listal rating (176 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
17. Robert Altman
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Average listal rating (106 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
18. George Cukor

Average listal rating (920 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
19. Woody Allen

Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
20. Vincente Minnelli
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Average listal rating (49 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
22. Michael Powell

Average listal rating (260 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
24. Billy Wilder

Average listal rating (36 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
25. Satyajit Ray
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Average listal rating (595 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
26. Roman Polanski
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Average listal rating (208 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
27. François Truffaut
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Average listal rating (29 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
28. Preston Sturges
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Average listal rating (76 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
29. Sergei M. Eisenstein

Average listal rating (198 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
30. Fritz Lang
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Average listal rating (275 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
31. Jean-Luc Godard
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Average listal rating (116 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
32. Sam Peckinpah

Average listal rating (104 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
33. F.W. Murnau

Average listal rating (133 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
34. David Lean

Average listal rating (52 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
36. Nicholas Ray

Average listal rating (26 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
37. Josef von Sternberg

Average listal rating (13 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
38. Douglas Sirk

Average listal rating (29 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
39. Max Ophüls

Average listal rating (64 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
40. Louis Malle
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Average listal rating (221 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
42. Sidney Lumet
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Average listal rating (387 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
43. Oliver Stone
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Average listal rating (168 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
44. Bernardo Bertolucci

Average listal rating (153 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
45. Jonathan Demme

Average listal rating (54 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
46. Jacques Tati
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Average listal rating (51 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
47. Otto Preminger
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Average listal rating (258 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
48. Spike Lee
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Average listal rating (1538 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
49. Tim Burton
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Average listal rating (93 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
50. Jerry Lewis
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In the April 19th, 1996 issue, Entertainment Weekly produced a cover-story article titled "The 50 Greatest Directors and Their 100 Best Movies".

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