Most Difficult Directors to Work With


The Top Ten

1 Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor, and photographer.
2 James Cameron James Cameron

The actors he's worked with said that he's not real sensitive when it comes to actors.

3 Otto Preminger
4 David Lean
5 David O. Russell
6 Francis Ford Coppola
7 Michael Mann
8 Michael Cimino
9 Elaine May
10 Warren Beatty

The Contenders

11 Quentin Tarantino Quentin Tarantino Quentin Jerome Tarantino is an American filmmaker and actor. His films are characterized by non-linear storylines, satirical subject matter, an aestheticization of violence, utilization of ensemble casts consisting of established and lesser-known performers, references to popular culture, soundtracks more.

Heard he is a total dick to work with

12 Sam Peckinpah
13 Michael Bay Michael Bay Michael 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.
14 Steven Spielberg Steven Spielberg
15 Lars Von Trier
16 William Friedkin
17 John Avildsen
18 Roman Polanski Roman Polanski
19 Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper
20 David Fincher
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