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The 5 Best Movies From the Most Influential Directors

This is a list of the 5 best movies from all of the most influential and popular directors.
In order they are: Steven Spielberg, David Lynch, David Cronenberg, James Cameron, Ridley Scott, Ron Howard, John Hughes, Spike Lee, David Fincher, Edgar Wright, Spike Jonze, Tim Burton, Wes Anderson, Stanley Kubrick, Paul Thomas Anderson, Kathryn Bigelow, Robert Zemeckis, Richard Linklater, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Alfred Hitchock, Christopher Nolan, Francis Ford Coppola, Clint Eastwood, Terrence Malick, Sam Raimi, George Lucas, Steven Soderbergh, Guillermo Del Toro, Paul Verhoeven, Joel & Ethan Coen, Brian De Palma, John Landis, Woody Allen, Orson Welles, Michael Bay, Peter Jackson, Akira Kurosawa, Danny Boyle, Roman Polanski, Sergio Leone, Billy Wilder, Rob Reiner, John Carpenter, Terry Gilliam, Oliver Stone, Ang Lee, Charlie Chaplin, Darren Aronofsky, M. Night Shyamalan, and Jonathan Demme.
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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
3
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
4
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
5
Schindler's List (1993)
Schindler's List (1993)
6
Mulholland Drive (2001)
Mulholland Drive (2001)
7
Blue Velvet (1986)
Blue Velvet (1986)
8
Eraserhead (1977)
Eraserhead (1977)
9
The Straight Story (1999)
The Straight Story (1999)
10
The Elephant Man (1980)
The Elephant Man (1980)
11
The Fly (1986)
The Fly (1986)
12
A History of Violence (2005)
A History of Violence (2005)
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13
Videodrome (1983)
Videodrome (1983)
14
The Dead Zone (1983)
The Dead Zone (1983)
15
Naked Lunch (1991)
Naked Lunch (1991)
16
Aliens (1986)
Aliens (1986)
17
The Terminator (1984)
The Terminator (1984)
18
Titanic (1997)
Titanic (1997)
19
Avatar (2009)
Avatar (2009)
20
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
21
Blade Runner (1982)
Blade Runner (1982)
22
Gladiator (2000)
Gladiator (2000)
23
Alien (1979)
Alien (1979)
24
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Thelma & Louise (1991)
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25
The Martian (2015)
The Martian (2015)
26
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
A Beautiful Mind (2001)
27
Apollo 13 (1995)
Apollo 13 (1995)
28
Rush (2013)
Rush (2013)
29
Cocoon (1985)
Cocoon (1985)
30
Splash (1984)
Splash (1984)
31
Weird Science (1985)
Weird Science (1985)
32
The Breakfast Club (1985)
The Breakfast Club (1985)
33
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
34
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
35
Pretty in Pink (1986)
Pretty in Pink (1986)
36
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Do the Right Thing (1989)
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37
She's Gotta Have It (1986)
She's Gotta Have It (1986)
38
Summer of Sam (1999)
Summer of Sam (1999)
39
Malcolm X (1992)
Malcolm X (1992)
40
25th Hour (2002)
25th Hour (2002)
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