Greatest Actor & Director Partnerships

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The Top Ten

1 Robert De Niro & Martin Scorsese

Their films together are amongst the top of the best films made. - DamnFineCupOfCoffee

2 Samuel Jackson & Quentin Tarantino

Sam Jackson plays great and entertaining characters in every Tarantino movie he’s in. He delivers the dialogue like no other. I mean come on he’s in pulp fiction, Jackie brown, kill bill, inglorious basturds (kind of in it), Django unchained, and hateful 8.

3 Kurt Russell & John Carpenter
4 Bill Murray & Wes Anderson
5 James Stewart & Alfred Hitchcock
6 Johnny Depp & Tim Burton

They have worked on 8 films - Edward Scissorhands, Ed Wood, Sleepy Hollow, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Corpse Bride, Sweeney Todd, Alice in Wonderland and Dark Shadows - YanRocky

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7 Cary Grant & Alfred Hitchcock
8 Leonardo DiCaprio & Martin Scorsese
9 Clint Eastwood & Sergio Leone
10 John Wayne & John Ford

The Newcomers

? Sam Mendes & Daniel Craig
? Bob Hoskins & Robert Zemeckis

The Contenders

11 John Goodman & Coen Brothers
12 Frances McDormand & Coen Brothers
13 Nick Frost & Edgar Wright
14 Marlon Brando & Elia Kazan
15 Christian Bale & Christopher Nolan
16 Alain Delon & Jean-Pierre Melville Alain Delon & Jean-Pierre Melville Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon is a French actor and businessman, with French-Swiss dual citizenship since 1999. Delon became one of Europe's most prominent actors and screen sex symbols in the 1960s.
17 Toshiro Mifune & Akira Kurosawa
18 Bruce Campbell & Sam Raimi
19 Kyle MacLachlan & David Lynch

Dune, Blue Velvet, Twin Peaks, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me.

20 Alec Guinness & David Lean
21 Tom Hanks & Steven Spielberg
22 Philip Stone & Stanley Kubrick

He often played a supporting minor role, but always chills you down to the bone. A great actor Philip Stone was. - Beatlesboy9

23 Nancy Allen & Brian De Palma
24 Clint Eastwood & Don Siegel
25 Gena Rowlands & John Cassavetes
26 James Stewart & Anthony Mann
27 Brad Pitt & David Fincher

So far; Seven, Fight Club and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

28 Humphrey Bogart & John Huston
29 Denzel Washington & Spike Lee
30 Helena Bonham Carter & Tim Burton
31 Klaus Kinski and Werner Herzog
32 Kate Beckinsale & Len Wiseman
33 Russell Crowe & Ridley Scott
34 Simon Pegg & J.J. Abrams
35 Mark Margolis & Darren Aronofsky
36 Robert Downey Jr. & Jon Favreau
37 Joe Turkel & Stanley Kubrick
38 Robert Zemeckis & Tom Hanks
39 Richard Dreyfuss & Steven Spielberg
40 Michael J. Fox & Steven Spielberg
41 Laura Dern & David Lynch
42 Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright
43 Warren Oates & Sam Peckinpah
44 Charles Bronson & Michael Winner
45 Mel Gibson & George Miller
46 Jack Nance & David Lynch
47 Diane Keaton & Woody Allen
48 Uma Thurman & Quentin Tarantino
49 Robert Duvall & Francis Ford Coppola
50 John Cazale & Francis Ford Coppola
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