Top Ten Movie Directors Who Make Great Visual Effects

Vote for the director who makes the most visually stunning movies.

The Top TenXW

1James Cameron

Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Titanic and of course Avatar. - afex

2Steven Spielberg

Despite being made in 1993 Jurassic Park still has one of the most stunning looking visuals to date. - afex

3Peter JacksonSir Peter Robert Jackson is a New Zealand filmmaker and screenwriter. He is best known as the director, writer and producer of The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit trilogy, both of which are adapted from the novels of the same name by J. R. R. Tolkein. He is also known for cult films like Bad more.

The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and King Kong - afex

4George LucasGeorge Walton Lucas, Jr. is an American filmmaker and entrepreneur. He is best known as the creator of the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises, as well as the founder of Lucasfilm and Industrial Light & Magic.V2 Comments
5The Wachowskis

The Matrix Trilogy, Cloud Atlas, Jupiter Ascending - afex

6Christopher Nolan

The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception and Interstellar - afex

7J. J. AbramsV1 Comment
8Ridley ScottV1 Comment
9Alfonso Cauron
10Michael BayMichael Benjamin Bay is an American filmmaker known for directing and producing big-budget action films characterized by fast cutting, stylistic visuals and extensive use of special effects, including frequent depiction of explosions.

Say what you will about the man's filmmaking abilities but you gotta admit he does some pretty badass effects - afex

The Contenders

11Zack SnyderV1 Comment
12Gore Verbinski
13David Yates
14Tim Burton
15Gore Verbinski
16Ang Lee
17Joss Whedon
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