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Poll: Best Achievement in Directing, 86th Academy Awards 2014

Which of these directors do you believe will win Best Achievement in Directing in the 2014 Academy Academy Awards?

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Results of 1,927 votes:

  1. 1.

    Alfonso Cuarón

     
    Gravity (2013)
  2. 2.

    Martin Scorsese

     
    The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
  3. 3.

    Steve McQueen

     
    12 Years a Slave (2013)
  4. 4.

    David O. Russell

     
    American Hustle (2013)
  5. 5.

    Alexander Payne

     
    Alexander Payne

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