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Poll: Directorial Debuts by Noted Film Actors

What is the most impressive directorial debut by a noted film actor?

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    Dances with Wolves (1990)

    Kevin Costner
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    Ordinary People (1980)

    Robert Redford
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    The Man Without a Face (1993)

    Mel Gibson
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    Play Misty for Me (1971)

    Clint Eastwood
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    Heaven Can Wait (1978)

    Warren Beatty
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    Paradise Alley (1978)

    Sylvester Stallone
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    A Bronx Tale (1993)

    Robert De Niro
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    The Alamo (1960)

    John Wayne
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    Gone Baby Gone (2007)

    Ben Affleck
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    The Indian Runner (1991)

    Sean Penn
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    Little Man Tate (1991)

    Jodie Foster
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    Reality Bites (1994)

    Ben Stiller
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    Henry V (1989)

    Kenneth Branagh
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    That Thing You Do! (1996)

    Tom Hanks
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    Antwone Fisher (2002)

    Denzel Washington
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    Easy Rider (1969)

    Dennis Hopper
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    Drive, He Said (1971)

    Jack Nicholson
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    The Dancer Upstairs (2002)

    John Malkovich
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    This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

    Rob Reiner
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    Grand Theft Auto (1977)

    Ron Howard
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    The Bellboy (1960)

    Jerry Lewis
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    The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)

    Tommy Lee Jones
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    One-Eyed Jacks (1961)

    Marlon Brando
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    Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)

    Penny Marshall
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    Rachel, Rachel (1968)

    Paul Newman
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    Henry V (1944)

    Laurence Olivier
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    Bob Roberts (1992)

    Tim Robbins
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    Throw Momma from the Train (1987)

    Danny DeVito
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    Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)

    Richard Attenborough
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    The Night of the Hunter (1955)

    Charles Laughton
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    Violent Cop (1989)

    Takeshi Kitano
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    On the Town (1949)

    Gene Kelly
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    Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)

    George Clooney
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    Angelo My Love (1983)

    Robert Duvall
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    You Disturb Me (1983)

    Roberto Benigni