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on 15 Dec 2008 10:13

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The top-60 directors

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Average listal rating (174 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
1. Andrei Tarkovsky
Masterpiece: Stalker
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Average listal rating (216 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
2. Werner Herzog
Masterpiece: Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes
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Average listal rating (270 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
3. Jean-Luc Godard
Masterpiece: Week End
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Average listal rating (344 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
4. Ingmar Bergman
Masterpiece: Persona
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Average listal rating (168 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
5. Terrence Malick
Masterpiece: Badlands
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Average listal rating (157 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
6. Krzysztof Kieslowski
Masterpiece: Dekalog
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Average listal rating (1083 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
7. Stanley Kubrick
Masterpiece: A Clockwork Orange
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Average listal rating (235 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
8. Federico Fellini
Masterpiece: 8½
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Average listal rating (115 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
9. John Cassavetes
Masterpiece: A Woman Under the Influence
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Average listal rating (70 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
10. Aki Kaurismäki
Masterpiece: La Vie de Bohème
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Average listal rating (638 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
11. David Lynch
Masterpiece: Eraserhead
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Average listal rating (81 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
12. Alejandro Jodorowsky
Masterpiece: El Topo
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Average listal rating (161 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
13. Michael Haneke
Masterpiece: Funny Games (1997)
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Average listal rating (333 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
14. Akira Kurosawa
Masterpiece: Rashômon
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Average listal rating (110 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
15. Wim Wenders
Masterpiece: Der Himmel über Berlin
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Average listal rating (369 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
16. Sergio Leone
Masterpiece: C'era una volta il West
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Average listal rating (66 ratings) 9.1  IMDB Rating
17. Yasujiro Ozu
Masterpiece: Tokyo monogatari
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Average listal rating (57 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
18. Robert Bresson
Masterpiece: Pickpocket
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Average listal rating (593 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
19. Roman Polanski
Masterpiece: Chinatown
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Average listal rating (38 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
20. Kenji Mizoguchi
Masterpiece: Ugetsu monogatari
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Average listal rating (806 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
21. Francis Ford Coppola
Masterpiece: The Conversation
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Average listal rating (630 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
22. Charles Chaplin
Masterpiece: City Lights
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Average listal rating (1125 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
23. Martin Scorsese
Masterpiece: Raging Bull
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Average listal rating (203 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
24. François Truffaut
Masterpiece: Jules et Jim
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Average listal rating (301 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
25. Paul Thomas Anderson
Masterpiece: There Will Be Blood
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Average listal rating (322 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
26. Lars von Trier
Masterpiece: Riget
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Average listal rating (109 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
27. Sam Peckinpah
Masterpiece: The Wild Bunch
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Average listal rating (962 ratings) 9  IMDB Rating
28. Alfred Hitchcock
Masterpiece: Vertigo
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Average listal rating (347 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
29. Orson Welles
Masterpiece: Touch of Evil
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Average listal rating (419 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
30. David Cronenberg
Masterpiece: Videodrome
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Average listal rating (169 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
31. Kar Wai Wong
Masterpiece: In the Mood for Love
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Average listal rating (38 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
32. Jean Vigo
Masterpiece: L'Atalante
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Average listal rating (162 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
33. John Ford
Masterpiece: The Searchers
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Average listal rating (50 ratings) 8.9  IMDB Rating
34. Carl Theodor Dreyer
Masterpiece: La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc
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Average listal rating (109 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
35. Michelangelo Antonioni
Masterpiece: Blow-Up
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Average listal rating (540 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
36. Joel Coen
Masterpiece: No Country for Old Men
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Average listal rating (214 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
37. Jim Jarmusch
Masterpiece: Down by Law
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Average listal rating (102 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
38. F.W. Murnau
Masterpiece: Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
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Average listal rating (94 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
39. Vittorio De Sica
Masterpiece: Ladri di biciclette
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Average listal rating (431 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
40. Brian De Palma
Masterpiece: Blow Out
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Average listal rating (22 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
41. Roy Andersson
Masterpiece: Sånger från andra våningen
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Average listal rating (353 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
42. Gus Van Sant
Masterpiece: Elephant
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Average listal rating (24 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
43. Maya Deren
Masterpiece: Meshes of the Afternoon
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Average listal rating (910 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
44. Woody Allen
Masterpiece: Annie Hall
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Average listal rating (170 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
45. Luis Buñuel
Masterpiece: Belle de jour
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Average listal rating (192 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
46. Fritz Lang
Masterpiece: M
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Average listal rating (378 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
47. Wes Anderson
Masterpiece: The Royal Tenenbaums
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Average listal rating (394 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
48. John Carpenter
Masterpiece: Halloween
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Average listal rating (173 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
49. Robert Altman
Masterpiece: The Long Goodbye
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Average listal rating (221 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
50. George A. Romero
Masterpiece: Night of the Living Dead
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A very basic list of directors which needs still some extreme construction.

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Comments

Posted: 5 years, 2 months ago at Apr 27 19:58
Very nice, very nice !
Posted: 5 years, 2 months ago at May 3 12:44
Cheers mate!
Posted: 4 years, 7 months ago at Dec 17 17:15
Very nice list :=)
Posted: 3 years, 11 months ago at Aug 23 10:42
I should definitely try following this list. I really need some guide for my study in film.
Posted: 3 years, 11 months ago at Aug 24 17:59
i think i'd go Pulp Fiction on Tarantino.
Posted: 3 years, 5 months ago at Feb 2 2:19
GOOD !!!!!!
Posted: 1 year, 11 months ago at Aug 13 2:50
Why on earth should I put those on the list?
Posted: 1 year, 3 months ago at Mar 28 21:21
Great choices, Tarkovsky is amazing.

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