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Best Directorial Debuts

This is a list of the best movies that are debuts (the first attempt at a feature film) from the directors.
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The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)
The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)
2
American Beauty (1999)
American Beauty (1999)
3
Arachnophobia (1990)
Arachnophobia (1990)
4
Bad Taste (1987)
Bad Taste (1987)
5
Badlands (1973)
Badlands (1973)
6
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Being John Malkovich (1999)
7
Blood Simple (1984)
Blood Simple (1984)
8
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Bottle Rocket (1996)
9
Boyz N the Hood (1991)
Boyz N the Hood (1991)
10
The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
11
Chicago (2002)
Chicago (2002)
12
Chicken Run (2000)
Chicken Run (2000)
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13
Citizen Kane (1941)
Citizen Kane (1941)
14
Clerks (1994)
Clerks (1994)
15
Dances With Wolves (1990)
Dances With Wolves (1990)
16
Diner (1982)
Diner (1982)
17
Donnie Darko (2001)
Donnie Darko (2001)
18
Duel (1971)
Duel (1971)
19
The Duellists (1977)
The Duellists (1977)
20
Dumb and Dumber (1994)
Dumb and Dumber (1994)
21
Eraserhead (1977)
Eraserhead (1977)
22
The Evil Dead (1981)
The Evil Dead (1981)
23
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
24
Following (1998)
Following (1998)
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25
Heathers (1988)
Heathers (1988)
26
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
27
The Iron Giant (1999)
The Iron Giant (1999)
28
Kids (1995)
Kids (1995)
29
The Killing Fields (1984)
The Killing Fields (1984)
30
Mad Max (1979)
Mad Max (1979)
31
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
32
Near Dark (1987)
Near Dark (1987)
33
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
34
Nightcrawler (2014)
Nightcrawler (2014)
35
Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
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37
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
38
Serenity (2005)
Serenity (2005)
39
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
40
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
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