Top 10 Underrated Movies from Acclaimed Directors

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The Top Ten

1 After Hours - Martin Scorsese
2 Strange Days - Kathryn Bigelow

Near Dark. - BeatlesFan1964

3 To Live and Die In L.A. - William Friedkin
4 Something Wild - Jonathan Demme
5 Zodiac - David Fincher
6 Munich - Steven Spielberg
7 A Simple Plan - Sam Raimi
8 Age of Innocence - Martin Scorsese
9 25th Hour - Spike Lee
10 Punch Drunk Love - Paul Thomas Anderson

The Contenders

11 The Limey - Steven Soderbergh
12 Burn After Reading - The Coen Brothers
13 The Damned United - Tom Hooper
14 Thief - Michael Mann
15 Dreams - Akira Kurosawa
16 The Fountain - Darren Aronofsky
17 Blow Out - Brian de Palma
18 Catch Me If You Can - Steven Spielberg
19 Hot Fuzz - Edgar Wright
20 Mystic River - Clint Eastwood
21 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom - Steven Spielberg
22 The Dead Zone - David Cronenberg
23 The King of Comedy - Martin Scorsese
24 Misery - Rob Reiner
25 Looper - Rian Johnson
26 True Romance - Tony Scott
27 Frankenstein - Kenneth Branagh
28 Insomnia - Christopher Nolan

Also, The Following and The Prestige are very underrated. - BeatlesFan1964

29 Dark Shadows - Tim Burton
30 The Straight Story - David Lynch
31 Inglourious Basterds - Quentin Tarantino
32 Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai - Jim Jarmusch
33 The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou - Wes Anderson
34 1941 - Steven Spielberg
35 The Sugarland Express - Steven Spielberg
36 U Turn - Oliver Stone
37 What Lies Beneath - Robert Zemeckis
38 Mission to Mars - Brian de Palma
39 Trauma - Dario Argento
40 Femme Fatale - Brian de Palma
41 Sisters - Brian de Palma
42 Edtv - Ron Howard
43 The Paper - Ron Howard
44 Gloria - Sidney Lumet
45 1492: Conquest of Paradise - Ridley Scott
46 Hannibal - Ridley Scott
47 Body of Lies - Ridley Scott
48 Deadly Blessing - Wes Craven
49 Shocker - Wes Craven
50 Prince of Darkness - John Carpenter
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1. Catch Me If You Can - Steven Spielberg
2. Mystic River - Clint Eastwood
3. Hot Fuzz - Edgar Wright
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1. After Hours - Martin Scorsese
2. Strange Days - Kathryn Bigelow
3. To Live and Die In L.A. - William Friedkin
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1. Zodiac - David Fincher
2. Munich - Steven Spielberg
3. Age of Innocence - Martin Scorsese
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