Director filmographies I've seenby constantinejack | created - 9 months ago | updated - 4 days ago | Public
Writer | Reservoir Dogs
Quentin Jerome Tarantino was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. His father, Tony Tarantino, is an Italian-American actor and musician from New York, and his mother, Connie (McHugh), is a nurse from Tennessee. Quentin moved with his mother to Torrance, California, when he was four years old.
In January of...
Reservoir Dogs ✔️ Pulp Fiction ✔️ Jackie Brown ✔️ Kill Bill: Vol. 1 ✔️ Kill Bill: Vol. 2 ✔️ Death Proof ✔️ Inglorious Basterds ✔️ Django Unchained ✔️ The Hateful Eight ✔️
2. Wes Anderson
Writer | Fantastic Mr. Fox
Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an ...
Bottle Rocket ✔️ Rushmore ✔️ The Royal Tenenbaums ✔️ The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou ✔️ The Darjeeling Limited ✔️ Fantastic Mr. Fox ✔️ Moonrise Kingdom ✔️ The Grand Budapest Hotel ✔️ Isle of Dogs ✔️
3. Edgar Wright
Director | Shaun of the Dead
Edgar Howard Wright (born 18 April 1974) is an English director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. He is best known for his comedic Three Flavours Cornetto film trilogy consisting of Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), and The World's End (2013), made with recurrent collaborators Simon Pegg...
Shaun of the Dead ✔️ Hot Fuzz ✔️ Scott Pilgrim vs. the World ✔️ The World's End ✔️ Baby Driver ✔️
Writer | El laberinto del fauno
Guillermo del Toro was born October 9, 1964 in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico. Raised by his Catholic grandmother, del Toro developed an interest in filmmaking in his early teens. Later, he learned about makeup and effects from the legendary Dick Smith (The Exorcist (1973)) and worked on making his ...
Cronos ✔️ Mimic El espinazo del diablo ✔️ Blade II ✔️ Hellboy ✔️ El laberinto del fauno ✔️ Hellboy II: The Golden Army ✔️ Pacific Rim ✔️ Crimson Peak ✔️ The Shape of Water ✔️
5. Shane Black
Writer | Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his Lethal Weapon (1987) screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, Lethal Weapon 2 (1989). Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from The Last Boy Scout (1991) ...
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang ✔️ Iron Man 3 ✔️ The Nice Guys ✔️ The Predator
Jaquard Anthony Contastine was born in San Diego, California in 1994. He lived there for 10 years and then went to live with his family in Barcelona, Spain in 2004. Since he was 6 he developed a passion for Shrek (2001) and film making.
In high school he started developing his own cinematographic ...
Tony Story✔️ The not so interesting adventures of Fiol and Dolphin ✔️ Uncle Frankfurt: Family Restaurant
7. Zack Snyder
Director | 300
Zachary Edward "Zack" Snyder (born March 1, 1966) is an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter, best known for action and science fiction films. Snyder made his feature film debut with the 2004 remake Dawn of the Dead and has gone on to be known for his comic book movies and ...
Dawn of the Dead ✔️ 300 ✔️ Watchmen ✔️ Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole Sucker Punch Man of Steel ✔️ Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ✔️ Justice League ✔️
8. Brad Bird
Writer | The Incredibles
Phillip Bradley "Brad" Bird is an American director, screenwriter, animator, producer and occasional voice actor, known for both animated and live-action films. Bird was born in Kalispell, Montana, the youngest of four children of Marjorie A. (née Cross) and Philip Cullen Bird. His father worked in...
The Iron Giant ✔️ The Incredibles ✔️ Ratatouille ✔️ Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol ✔️ Tomorrowland ✔️ Incredibles 2 ✔️
Writer | Dunkirk
Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear, storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.
Following Memento ✔️ Insomnia Batman Begins ✔️ The Prestige ✔️ The Dark Knight ✔️ Inception ✔️ The Dark Knight Rises ✔️ Interstellar ✔️ Dunkirk ✔️
10. Robert Rodriguez
Producer | El mariachi
Robert Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, USA, to Rebecca (Villegas), a nurse, and Cecilio G. Rodríguez, a salesman. His family is of Mexican descent.
Of all the people to be amazed by the images of John Carpenter's 1981 sci-fi parable, Escape from New York (1981), none ...
El Mariachi ✔️ Desperado ✔️ From Dusk Till Dawn ✔️ The Faculty Spy Kids ✔️ Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Once Upon a Time in Mexico ✔️ Sin City ✔️ The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D✔️ Planet Terror ✔️ Shorts Machete ✔️ Spy Kids: All the Time in the World Machete Kills ✔️ Sin City: A Dame to Kill For ✔️
11. Matthew Vaughn
Producer | Kick-Ass
Matthew Vaughn is an English film producer and director. He is known for producing such films as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) and Snatch (2000) and for directing the crime thriller, Layer Cake (2004), the fantasy epic, Stardust (2007), the superhero comedy, Kick-Ass (2010), and the ...
Layer Cake ✔️ Stardust ✔️ Kick-Ass ✔️ X-Men: First Class ✔️ Kingsman: The Secret Service ✔️ Kingsman: The Golden Circle ✔️
12. David Fincher
Director | Se7en
David Fincher was born in 1962 in Denver, Colorado, and was raised in Marin County, California. When he was 18 years old he went to work for John Korty at Korty Films in Mill Valley. He subsequently worked at ILM (Industrial Light and Magic) from 1981-1983. Fincher left ILM to direct TV commercials...
Alien³ Seven ✔️ The Game Fight Club ✔️ Panic Room ✔️ Zodiac✔️ The Curious Case of Benjamin Button ✔️ The Social Network ✔️ The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ✔️ Gone Girl ✔️
13. Spike Jonze
Producer | Her
Spike Jonze made up one-third (along with Andy Jenkins and Mark Lewman) of the triumvirate of genius minds behind Dirt Magazine, the brother publication of the much lamented ground-breaking Sassy Magazine. These three uncommon characters were all editors for Grand Royal Magazine as well, under the ...
Being John Malkovich ✔️ Adaptation. ✔️ Where the Wild Things Are ✔️ Her ✔️
14. Kevin Smith
Producer | Clerks
Kevin Patrick Smith was born in Red Bank but grew up in Highlands, New Jersey, the son of Grace (Schultz) and Donald E. Smith, a postal worker. He is very proud of his native state; this fact can be seen in all of his movies. Kevin is of mostly German, with some Irish and English, ancestry.
Clerks ✔️ Mallrats ✔️ Chasing Amy ✔️ Dogma ✔️ Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back ✔️ Jersey Girl Clerks II ✔️ Zack and Miri Make a Porno ✔️ Cop Out Red State Tusk Yoga Hosers
15. Jon Favreau
Producer | Chef
Initially an indie film favorite, actor Jon Favreau has progressed to strong mainstream visibility into the millennium and, after nearly two decades in the business, is still enjoying character stardom as well as earning notice as a writer/producer/director.
The amiable, husky-framed actor with the ...
Made Elf ✔️ Zathura Iron Man ✔️ Iron Man 2 ✔️ Cowboys & Aliens Chef ✔️ The Jungle Book ✔️
16. Phil Lord
Writer | The Lego Movie
Phil Lord was born on July 12, 1975 in Miami, Florida, USA as Philip A. Lord. He is a producer and writer, known for The Lego Movie (2014), Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) and Clone High (2002).
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs ✔️ 21 Jump Street ✔️ The Lego Movie ✔️ 22 Jump Street ✔️
17. Rian Johnson
Director | Looper
Rian Johnson was born in Maryland and at a young age, he moved to San Clemente, California, where he was raised. After graduating from high school, he went on to attend the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. His first feature film Brick (2005) was released in 2005 and was ...
Brick ✔️ The Brothers Bloom Looper ✔️ Star Wars: The Last Jedi ✔️
18. James Gunn
Writer | Guardians of the Galaxy
James Gunn was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, to Leota and James Francis Gunn. He is from a large Catholic family, with Irish and Czech ancestry. His father and his uncles were all lawyers. He has been writing and performing as long as he can remember. He began making 8mm films at the age ...
Slither ✔️ Super ✔️ Guardians of the Galaxy ✔️ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 ✔️
19. Taika Waititi
Actor | What We Do in the Shadows
Taika Waititi, also known as Taika Cohen, hails from the Raukokore region of the East Coast, and is of Te-Whanau-a-Apanui (father) and Jewish (mother) descent. He has been involved in the film industry for several years, initially as an actor, and now focusing on writing and directing.
Two Cars, One...
Eagle vs Shark ✔️ Boy✔️ What We Do in the Shadows ✔️ Hunt for the Wilderpeople ✔️ Thor: Ragnarok ✔️
Director | Punch-Drunk Love
Anderson was born in 1970. He was one of the first of the "video store" generation of film-makers. His father was the first man on his block to own a V.C.R., and from a very early age Anderson had an infinite number of titles available to him. While film-makers like Spielberg cut their teeth making...
Hard Eight Boogie Nights ✔️ Magnolia✔️ Punch-Drunk Love ✔️ There Will Be Blood ✔️ The Master ✔️ Inherent Vice Phantom Thread
21. Denis Villeneuve
Director | Blade Runner 2049
Denis Villeneuve is a French Canadian film director and writer. He was born in 1967, in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada. He started his career as a filmmaker at the National Film Board of Canada. He is best known for his feature films Arrival (2016), Sicario (2015), Prisoners (2013), Enemy (2013), ...
Un 32 août sur terre Maelström Polytechnique✔️ Incendies✔️ Prisoners ✔️ Enemy✔️ Sicario ✔️ Arrival ✔️ Blade Runner 2049 ✔️
Director | Waking Life
Self-taught writer-director Richard Stuart Linklater was born in Houston, Texas, to Diane Margaret (Krieger), who taught at a university, and Charles W. Linklater III. Richard was among the first and most successful talents to emerge during the American independent film renaissance of the 1990s. ...
Slacker Dazed and Confused ✔️ Before Sunrise ✔️ SubUrbia The Newton Boys Waking Life Tape School of Rock ✔️ Before Sunset Bad News Bears Fast Food Nation A Scanner Darkly Me and Orson Welles Bernie Before Midnight Boyhood ✔️ Everybody Wants Some!! Last Flag Flying
23. George Lucas
Writer | Star Wars
George Walton Lucas, Jr. was raised on a walnut ranch in Modesto, California. His father was a stationery store owner and he had three siblings. During his late teen years, he went to Thomas Downey High School and was very much interested in drag racing. He planned to become a professional racecar ...
THX 1138 American Graffiti Star Wars ✔️ Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace ✔️ Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones ✔️ Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith ✔️
24. James Cameron
Writer | Avatar
James Francis Cameron was born on August 16, 1954 in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. He moved to the United States in 1971. The son of an engineer, he majored in physics at California State University before switching to English, and eventually dropping out. He then drove a truck to support his ...
Piranha II: The Spawning The Terminator ✔️ Aliens ✔️ The Abyss ✔️ Terminator 2: Judgment Day ✔️ True Lies ✔️ Titanic Avatar ✔️
25. Joel Coen
Producer | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Joel Coen was born on November 29, 1954 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Joel Daniel Coen. He is a producer and writer, known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Fargo (1996) and A Serious Man (2009). He has been married to Frances McDormand since April 1, 1984. They have one child.
Blood Simple✔️ Raising Arizona✔️ Miller's Crossing Barton Fink ✔️ The Hudsucker Proxy Fargo ✔️ The Big Lebowski ✔️ O Brother, Where Art Thou?✔️ The Man Who Wasn't There Intolerable Cruelty The Ladykillers No Country for Old Men ✔️ Burn After Reading ✔️ A Serious Man✔️ True Grit ✔️ Inside Llewyn Davis✔️ Hail, Caesar! ✔️ The Ballad of Buster Scruggs✔️
26. Steven Spielberg
Producer | Schindler's List
One of the most influential personalities in the history of cinema, Steven Spielberg is Hollywood's best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. He has an extraordinary number of commercially successful and critically acclaimed credits to his name, either as a director, ...
The Sugarland Express Jaws ✔️ Close Encounters of the Third Kind ✔️ 1941 Raiders of the Lost Ark ✔️ E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial ✔️ Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom ✔️ The Color Purple Empire of the Sun Always Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade ✔️ Hook ✔️ Jurassic Park ✔️ Schindler's List ✔️ The Lost World: Jurassic Park ✔️ Amistad Saving Private Ryan A.I. Artificial Intelligence ✔️ Minority Report Catch me if you can ✔️ The Terminal War of the Worlds ✔️ Munich Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull ✔️ The Adventures of Tintin ✔️ War Horse Lincoln Bridge of Spies The BFG The Post Ready Player One ✔️
Producer | The Revenant
Alejandro González Iñárritu (ih-nyar-ee-too), born August 15th, 1963, is a Mexican film director.
González Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director. He is also the first Mexican-born ...
Amores Perros ✔️ 21 Grams Babel Biutiful Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) ✔️ The Revenant ✔️
28. Stanley Kubrick
Director | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Stanley Kubrick was born in Manhattan, New York City, to Sadie Gertrude (Perveler) and Jacob Leonard Kubrick, a physician. His family were Jewish immigrants (from Austria, Romania, and Russia). Stanley was considered intelligent, despite poor grades at school. Hoping that a change of scenery would ...
Fear and Desire Killer's Kiss The Killing Paths of Glory Spartacus Lolita ✔️ Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 2001: A Space Odyssey A Clockwork Orange ✔️ Barry Lyndon The Shining ✔️ Full Metal Jacket Eyes Wide Shut
29. Alfonso Cuarón
Writer | Gravity
Alfonso Cuarón Orozco was born on November 28th in Mexico City, Mexico. From an early age, he yearned to be either a film director or an astronaut. However, he did not want to enter the army, so he settled for directing. He didn't receive his first camera until his twelfth birthday, and then ...
Sólo con Tu Pareja A Little princess Great Expectations Y Tu Mamá También✔️ Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ✔️ Children of Men ✔️ Gravity Roma✔️
30. Pedro Almodóvar
Writer | Hable con ella
The most internationally acclaimed Spanish filmmaker since Luis Buñuel was born in a small town (Calzada de Calatrava) in the impoverished Spanish region of La Mancha. He arrived in Madrid in 1968, and survived by selling used items in the flea-market called El Rastro. Almodóvar couldn't study ...
Pepi, Luci, Bom y otras chicas del montón Laberinto de pasiones Entre tinieblas ¿Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto? Matador La ley del deseo Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios✔️ ¡Átame!✔️ Tacones lejanos Kika La flor de mi secreto Carne trémula✔️ Todo sobre mi madre✔️ Hable con ella ✔️ La mala educación✔️ Volver Los abrazos rotos La piel que habito✔️ Los amantes pasajeros Julieta✔️
31. John Carpenter
Soundtrack | Escape from New York
John Howard Carpenter was born in Carthage, New York, to mother Milton Jean (Carter) and father Howard Ralph Carpenter. His family moved to Bowling Green, Kentucky, where his father, a professor, was head of the music department at Western Kentucky University. He attended Western Kentucky ...
Dark Star Assault on Precinct 13 Halloween✔️ The Fog Escape from New York The Thing✔️ Christine Starman Big Trouble in Little China✔️ Prince of Darkness They Live Memoirs of an Invisible Man In the Mouth of Madness Village of the Damned Escape from L.A. Vampires Ghosts of Mars The Ward
32. Satoshi Kon
Writer | Tôkyô goddofâzâzu
Satoshi Kon was born in 1963. He studied at the Musashino College of the Arts. He began his career as a Manga artist. He then moved to animation and worked as a background artist on many films (including Roujin Z (1991) by 'Katsuhiro Otomo'). Then, in 1995, he wrote an episode of the anthology film ...
Perfect Blue ✔️ Millennium Actress ✔️ Tokyo Godfathers Paprika ✔️