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on 4 Feb 2009 01:59

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Top Living Directors

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Average listal rating (1146 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
1. Martin Scorsese
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Average listal rating (920 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
2. Woody Allen
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Average listal rating (544 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
3. Joel Coen
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Average listal rating (820 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
4. Francis Ford Coppola
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Average listal rating (1301 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
5. Clint Eastwood
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Average listal rating (374 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
6. Pedro Almodóvar
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Average listal rating (223 ratings) 8.7  IMDB Rating
7. Werner Herzog
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Average listal rating (439 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
8. Brian De Palma
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Average listal rating (648 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
9. David Lynch
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Average listal rating (596 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
10. Roman Polanski
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Average listal rating (409 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
11. John Carpenter
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Average listal rating (1639 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
12. Quentin Tarantino
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Average listal rating (167 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
13. Michael Haneke
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Average listal rating (328 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
14. Lars von Trier
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Average listal rating (1452 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
15. Steven Spielberg
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Average listal rating (227 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
16. George A. Romero
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Average listal rating (513 ratings) 9.2  IMDB Rating
17. Hayao Miyazaki
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Average listal rating (281 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
18. Michael Mann
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Average listal rating (916 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
19. Christopher Nolan
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Average listal rating (418 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
20. Guillermo del Toro
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Average listal rating (236 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
21. Alfonso Cuarón
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Average listal rating (429 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
22. David Cronenberg
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Average listal rating (147 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
23. Fernando Meirelles
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Average listal rating (158 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
25. Dario Argento
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Average listal rating (314 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
26. Paul Thomas Anderson
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Average listal rating (274 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
27. Jean-Luc Godard
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Average listal rating (114 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
28. Wim Wenders
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Average listal rating (1539 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
29. Tim Burton
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Average listal rating (39 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
30. Abbas Kiarostami
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Average listal rating (84 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
31. Walter Salles
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Average listal rating (242 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
32. Michel Gondry
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Average listal rating (352 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
33. Ang Lee
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Average listal rating (17 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
34. Majid Majidi
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Average listal rating (496 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
35. Darren Aronofsky
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Average listal rating (485 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
36. Sofia Coppola
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Average listal rating (260 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
37. Spike Lee
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Average listal rating (218 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
38. Jim Jarmusch
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Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
39. Juan José Campanella
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Average listal rating (34 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
40. Thomas Vinterberg
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Average listal rating (361 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
41. Gus Van Sant
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Average listal rating (2 ratings) 10  IMDB Rating
42. Elia Suleiman
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Average listal rating (76 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating
43. Don Bluth
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Average listal rating (262 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
44. Zack Snyder
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Average listal rating (80 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
45. Alejandro Amenábar
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Average listal rating (244 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
46. Richard Linklater
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Average listal rating (559 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
47. Sam Raimi
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Average listal rating (954 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
48. Peter Jackson
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Average listal rating (815 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
49. Ridley Scott
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Average listal rating (832 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
50. David Fincher
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*The first few names are in order of preference but it's mostly kinda random.

*This was originally a "Top 10" list, but I would leave too many directors out, and I couldn't live with it.

Who left the list:

*2009: No casualties.
*2010: Eric Rohmer, Claude Chabrol, Arthur Penn, Mario Monicelli and Blake Edwards.
*2011: Sidney Lumet.
*2012: Tony Scott.
*2013: No casualties.
*2014: Eduardo Coutinho, Harold Ramis and Alain Resnais.

See also: Top Deceased Directors

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