Top 10 Movie Directors That Are Best at Their Genre

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The Top Ten

1 Steven Spielberg - Drama/Sci-Fi Steven Spielberg - Drama/Sci-Fi
2 Martin Scorsese - Crime Martin Scorsese - Crime Martin Charles Scorsese is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and film historian, whose career spans more than 53 years. He is best known for directing films such as Mean Streets, Taxi Driver, The Last Waltz, Raging Bull, The King of Comedy, After Hours, The Last Temptation of Christ, ...read more.
3 Christopher Nolan - Mystery/Thriller
4 Peter Jackson - Fantasy Peter Jackson - Fantasy Sir 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 ...read more.
5 Francis Ford Coppola - Drama
6 Alfred Hitchcock - Mystery Alfred Hitchcock - Mystery Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, was an English-American film director and producer, at times referred to as "The Master of Suspense".

Hitchcock pioneered so many techniques that we still use today! Not to mention that his use of humor and suspense made his mysteries so iconic!

7 David Lynch - Mystery/Crime David Lynch - Mystery/Crime
8 Quentin Tarantino - Crime/Drama Quentin Tarantino - Crime/Drama 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 ...read more.
9 Stanley Kubrick - Drama Stanley Kubrick - Drama Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor, and photographer.
10 Charlie Chaplin - Comedy/Silent Charlie Chaplin - Comedy/Silent Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, KBE was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the silent era.
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