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Poll: Films Directed by Actors in 2016

This is a list of theatrical films directed by actors receiving a wide or limited release in 2016. Which film are you most excited to see? Discuss Here!

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    Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

    Directed by Mel Gibson (Lethal Weapon Series)
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    The Birth of a Nation (2016)

    Directed by Nate Parker (The Great Debaters, Beyond the Lights)
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    The Girl on the Train (2016)

    Directed by Tate Taylor (Winter's Bone)
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    Sully (2016)

    Directed by Clint Eastwood (Dirty Harry Series)
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    The Jungle Book (2016)

    Directed by Jon Favreau (Swingers, Chef)
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    The Nice Guys (2016)

    Directed by Shane Black (Predator, Swing State)
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    American Pastoral (2016)

    Directed by Ewan McGregor (Trainspotting, Big Fish)
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    Live by Night (2016)

    Directed by Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting, Gone Girl, Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice)
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    Fences (2016)

    Directed by Denzel Washington (Glory, Malcolm X, The Hurricane, Training Day)
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    Café Society (2016)

    Directed by Woody Allen (Annie Hall)
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    Patriots Day (2016)

    Directed by Peter Berg (The Last Seduction)
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    Deepwater Horizon (2016)

    Directed by Peter Berg (The Last Seduction)
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    Inferno (2016)

    Directed by Ron Howard (The Andy Griffith Show, Happy Days)
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    Money Monster (2016)

    Directed by Jodie Foster (The Accused, The Silence of the Lambs, Inside Man)
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    Zoolander 2 (2016)

    Directed by Ben Stiller (There's Something About Mary, Meet the Parents)
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    It's Only the End of the World (2016)

    Directed by Xavier Dolan (I Killed My Mother, Tom at the Farm)
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    The Space Between Us (2017)

    Directed by Peter Chelsom (Star Quality)
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    A United Kingdom (2016)

    Directed by Amma Asante (Grange Hill)
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    Tallulah (2016)

    Directed by Sian Heder (Breakup at a Wedding)
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    LBJ (2016)

    Directed by Rob Reiner (All in the Family, The Wolf of Wall Street)
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    Rules Don't Apply (2016)

    Directed by Warren Beatty (Bonnie & Clyde, Bugsy)
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    The Last Face (2016)

    Directed by Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, I Am Sam, Mystic River, Milk)
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    Captain Fantastic (2016)

    Directed by Matt Ross (12 Monkeys, American Psycho)
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    Eddie the Eagle (2016)

    Directed by Dexter Fletcher (Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Band of Brothers)
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    Miles Ahead (2015)

    Directed by Don Cheadle (Devil in a Blue Dress, Hotel Rwanda, Oceans Trilogy, Iron Man Series)
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    Maggie's Plan (2015)

    Directed by Rebecca Miller (Consenting Adults)
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    Mascots (2016)

    Directed by Christopher Guest (A Few Good Men)
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    Going in Style (2017)

    Directed by Zach Braff (Scrubs)
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    Sausage Party (2016)

    Co-Directed by Conrad Vernon (Shrek)
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    The Boss (2016)

    Directed by Ben Falcone (Identity Thief, Bad Words)
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    Yoga Hosers (2016)

    Directed by Kevin Smith (Clerks, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Live Free or Die Hard)
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    The Hollars (2016)

    Directed by John Krasinski (Away We Go, It's Complicated)
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    In Dubious Battle (2016)

    Directed by James Franco (Milk)
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    The Childhood of a Leader (2015)

    Directed by Brady Corbet (Mysterious Skin, Melancholia)
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    Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)

    Directed by Tyler Perry (Alex Cross, Gone Girl)