Greatest Film Directors of All Time

The Contenders: Page 7

121 Ron Howard

-should be in the top 20

122 Dziga Vertov
123 Pedro Almodóvar
124 Bernardo Bertolucci
125 Sydney Pollack
126 Theo Angelopoulos
127 Krzysztof Kieślowski
128 Joss Whedon

How is this so far down? He directed great things like The Avengers and Firefly!

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129 James Wan

I love all his movies. Well the ones that I've seen. Most of my favourite horror movies were directed by James Wan. - Catlover2004

Director of SAW, Insidious, Conjuring, Fast 7, Death Silence etc.

Saw and the Conjuring rule.

He made saw. that's enough for my vote - Jonerman

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130 John Lasseter John Lasseter John Alan Lasseter is an American animator and film director, who is the chief creative officer of Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and DisneyToon Studios.
131 James Gunn

Nah, he sucks

132 Alan J. Pakula
133 Arthur Penn
134 John Boorman
135 Mira Nair

Salaam Bombay and Kamasutra are great movies directed by her, her style of story narrations are good

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136 Peter Weir
137 Karel Reisz
138 Andrzej Wajda

Great Polish, oscar-winning movie director.

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139 Joe Hahn
140 Alfonso Cuáron
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