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Entertainment Weekly's 50 Greatest Directors

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Average listal rating (987 ratings) 9  IMDB Rating
1. Alfred Hitchcock
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Average listal rating (361 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
2. Orson Welles
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Average listal rating (165 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
3. John Ford
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Average listal rating (132 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
4. Howard Hawks
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Average listal rating (1151 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
5. Martin Scorsese
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Average listal rating (345 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
6. Akira Kurosawa
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Average listal rating (222 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
7. Buster Keaton
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Average listal rating (356 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
8. Ingmar Bergman
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Average listal rating (244 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
10. Federico Fellini
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Average listal rating (1462 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
11. Steven Spielberg
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Average listal rating (81 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
12. Jean Renoir

Average listal rating (199 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
13. John Huston

Average listal rating (54 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
15. D.W. Griffith

Average listal rating (180 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
17. Robert Altman
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Average listal rating (108 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
18. George Cukor

Average listal rating (925 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
19. Woody Allen

Average listal rating (51 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
20. Vincente Minnelli
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Average listal rating (50 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
22. Michael Powell

Average listal rating (268 ratings) 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 (602 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
26. Roman Polanski
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Average listal rating (209 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 (77 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
29. Sergei M. Eisenstein

Average listal rating (199 ratings) 8.8  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 (117 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
32. Sam Peckinpah

Average listal rating (105 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
33. F.W. Murnau

Average listal rating (136 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
34. David Lean

Average listal rating (51 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
36. Nicholas Ray

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

Average listal rating (14 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 (226 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
42. Sidney Lumet
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Average listal rating (389 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
43. Oliver Stone
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Average listal rating (166 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
44. Bernardo Bertolucci

Average listal rating (154 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
45. Jonathan Demme

Average listal rating (54 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
46. Jacques Tati
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Average listal rating (52 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
47. Otto Preminger
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Average listal rating (261 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
48. Spike Lee
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Average listal rating (1542 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
49. Tim Burton
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Average listal rating (94 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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