Top 10 Sci-Fi Movie Directors

The Top Ten

1 James Cameron James Cameron is a Canadian film director, producer, screenwriter, and deep-sea explorer. He is best known for his films, The Terminator, Aliens, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Titanic, and Avatar. He is also the third person in history to reach the bottom of the Mariana Trench, the deepest part of the ...read more.

Best director yet the most underrated recently

Terminator 1 & 2, Aliens, Avatar

2 Ridley Scott Sir Ridley Scott is an English film director and producer. Following his commercial breakthrough with the science fiction horror film Alien, further works include the neo-noir dystopian science fiction film Blade Runner, historical drama Gladiator, and science fiction film The Martian.

Alien, Blade Runner, The Martian

3 Steven Spielberg Steven Allan Spielberg is an American director, producer, and screenwriter. He is considered one of the founding pioneers of the New Hollywood era, as well as being viewed as one of the most popular directors and producers in film history.

Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.t., Minority Report, Jurassic Park..

4 Denis Villeneuve

Arrival, Blade Runner 2049, Dune

5 Andrei Tarkovsky

wow really good naming the movies, you musta hit search on google really hard

Solaris, Stalker

6 Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor, and photographer. He is frequently cited as one of the greatest and most influential directors in cinematic history.

2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange

7 Christopher Nolan Christopher Edward Nolan is an English film director, producer, and screenwriter who holds both British and American citizenship. He is one of the highest-grossing directors in history, and among the most successful and acclaimed filmmakers of the 21st century.

The Prestige, Inception, Interstellar

8 George Lucas George 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.
9 Terry Gilliam

Brazil, Twelve Monkeys, Tome Bandits

10 Paul Verhoeven

RoboCop, Total Recall, Starship Troopers

The Contenders

11 Rian Johnson

Looper, The Last Jedi

12 Alex Garland
13 Robert Zemeckis Robert Lee Zemeckis is an American director, film producer and screenwriter frequently credited as an innovator in visual effects.
14 David Cronenberg
15 John Carpenter
16 J.J. Abrams

Star Trek(2009),Star Trek Into Darkness,Super 8,Force Awakens,rise of skywalker.

17 Jack Arnold
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