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Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson burst onto the scene when he was the surprise choice for the Lord Of The Rings director. He was virtually unknown at the time. Claim To Fame The Lord Of The Rings launched his name into mainstream media. An incredibly talented director with a passion for Science Fiction. Jackson will also be directing The Hobbit, Halo, The Hobbit ... Read More »

Steven Spielberg

There isn’t much more that can be said about Steven Spielberg and his enormous contributions to the movie indsutry, and history. As a director, his accomplishments are legendary, as a producer, second to none. Steven Spielberg was born in 1946, he is perhaps the most powerful man in hollywood and commands upwards of 17 Million per movie, plus a percentage ... Read More »

Roland Emmerich

Roland Emmerich is important in our list of the top 100 directors, because he is directing the end of the world, sort of. His movie 2010 due out in Nov 2009, is already frightening people. But don’t worry, the hype about the end of the world in 2010 will probably come to pass, like the YTK doomsday scenario. Anyways, back ... Read More »

Brian De Palma

Brian De Palma is a badass, a legend and a man who has delivered some of my favorite movies, ever. He’s Director known for psychological suspense thrillers and maffia films. Matter of fact, if you don’t like Brian De Palma’s movies, I probably don’t like you, so you can just leave the site right now. Claim To Fame Oh lets ... Read More »

Cecil B. DeMille

Cecil B. DeMille was a pioneer in the industry, a legend of his day and still celebrated. He directed over 80 Titles, Produced another 85 , wrote 22 films and laid a foundation to generations of future directors. Check out his impressive list of films. Birth Date: August 12, 1881 in Ashfield, Massachusetts, USA Death Date: January 21, 1959 in ... Read More »

Jan De Bont

Jan De Bont knew what it would take to get his films out there, and although his films may be mocked to this day, there is no doubting is impact on the action film industry. Although his main talent is a Cinematographer, he is a very capable producer and director. Claim To Fame Directed “Speed” , “Twister” and “Lara Croft ... Read More »

Andrew Davis

Andrew Davis makes our list of the top 100 hollywood directors for one simple reason. Andrew Davis gave us two legendary characters who will be with us forever. Nico Toscani and Casey Ryback. For those of you not old enough to know who I’m talking about, those are the main characters from Above the Law and Under Siege. Claim To ... Read More »

Michael Curtiz

When you have directed over 173 Movies, including Casablanca, then not only are you a legend, but perhaps one of the most successful Directors of all time. Michael Curtiz began his directorial career before the golden age of cinema, in 1912. He directed under the name Mihály Kertész, his real name. Curtiz would sometimes direct 5 movies a year, a ... Read More »

Cameron Crowe

Cameron Crowe makes our list of the 100 best directors of all time, because he has been involved in some of the biggest movies ever. An incredibly talented Writer, Director and Producer, Crowe has given us movies that touched our hearts, made us really feel for the characters and pull us into his world. Claim To Fame As a director, ... Read More »

David Cronenberg

David Cronenberg directs great movies, some of my favorites of all time. His contribution to the movie world is classic horror films, with a nice dose of crime and drama. Claim To Fame As a director, his mark on the movie world would have to be Eastern Promises , A History of Violence, The Fly, The Dead Zone and Videodrome. ... Read More »

Wes Craven

Wes Craven is perhaps the Master of Horror, the director most likely to make you shit your pants, lose your lunch and scream like a little girl. If you can’t name one Craven Hill off the top of your head, you aren’t a true fan of horror films, or you were born in the late 80’s, and have no appreciation ... Read More »

Roger Corman

Roger Corman is a successful Director, Producer who has had an impressive list of movies on his resume. Some would accredit his production resume more impressive than his directorial one, but nobody can deny his impact in Hollywood over the ages. Known For Some say Corman is a low budget director, knows for his ‘Midas Touch’. His low budget hollywood ... Read More »

Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola is another legendary Director, Writer and Producer who has brought hollywood to its knees with epic films and characters. Claim To Fame Francis Ford Coppola is known for The Godfather trilogy, The Outsiders and Aplcalypse Now. Hows that for three movies to put in your resume? Read More »

Ethan Coen

Ethan Coen, and ‘The Coen Brothers’ is one of the most sought after directors today. He is known for his edgy films, often with a dark side. He is a Director, Producer and Writer. His films are some of the most popular in Hollywood the last 15 years. Read More »

René Clément

French Director René Clément has directed 30 titles, some you know, most you won’t. However, that should take away from his fantastic career. Films He Directed Scar Tissue (1975) …and Hope to Die (1972) The Deadly Trap (1971) Rider on the Rain (1970) Is Paris Burning? (1966) Joy House (1964) The Day and the Hour (1963) Che gioia vivere (1961) ... Read More »