I know what you did...by angelwizzard666 | created - 05 Apr 2013 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
List of all the directors by whom I've seen at least one film.
1. Jim Abrahams
Writer | Airplane!
1980 - Airplane ! 1984 - Top Secret ! 1991 - Hot Shots ! 1993 - Hot Shots ! Part Deux
2. J.J. Abrams
Producer | Lost
Jeffrey Jacob Abrams was born in New York City and raised in Los Angeles, the son of TV producer parents. Abrams planned on going to dental school, but decided to study film at Sarah Lawrence College. At 15, he wrote the music for Don Dohler's Nightbeast (1982). In his senior year, he and Jill ...
2006 - Mission : Impossible III 2009 - Star Trek 2011 - Super 8 2013 - Star Trek into Darkness
3. Mona Achache
Director | Le hérisson
2009 - Le hérisson
4. Shane Acker
Director | 9
2005 - 9 (short) 2009 - 9
Director | Shrek 2
Andrew Adamson was born on December 1, 1966 in Auckland, New Zealand. He is a producer and director, known for Shrek 2 (2004), The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) and Shrek (2001). He has been married to Gyulnara Karaeva since January 16, 2016. He was previously ...
2001 - Shrek 2004 - Shrek 2 2005 - The Chronicles of Narnia : The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 2008 - The Chronicles of Narnia : Prince Caspian
6. Percy Adlon
Director | Out of Rosenheim
Percy Adlon is best known for his film "Bagdad Cafe" aka "Out of Rosenheim". He was born in Munich, June 1, 1935, and grew up in Ammerland/Starnbergersee, in the Bavarian countryside. He studied art and theater history, and German literature at Munich's Ludwig-Maximilian University, took acting and...
1987 - Out of Rosenheim
7. Ben Affleck
Producer | Argo
American actor and filmmaker Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California, and was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are divorced. Ben has...
2007 - Gone Baby Gone 2010 - The Town 2012 - Argo
Director | Pédale douce
1996 - Pédale douce 1999 - Belle maman 2000 - Le libertin 2001 - Absolument fabuleux 2004 - Pédale dure
Director | Haute tension
Alexandre Aja was born on August 7, 1978 in Paris, France as Alexandre Jouan Arcady. He is a producer and director, known for High Tension (2003), The Hills Have Eyes (2006) and Piranha 3D (2010). He is married to Laïla Marrakchi.
2003 - Haute tension 2006 - The hills have eyes 2008 - Mirrors
10. Fatih Akin
Director | Soul Kitchen
Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studying Visual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaboration with Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his first short feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin -...
2008 - New York, I love you
11. Robert Aldrich
Director | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Robert Aldrich entered the film industry in 1941 when he got a job as a production clerk at RKO Pictures. He soon worked his way up to script clerk, then became an assistant director, a production manager and an associate producer. He began writing and directing for TV series in the early 1950s, ...
1954 - Apache 1954 - Vera Cruz 1962 - Sodom and Gomorrah 1962 - What ever happened to Baby Jane ? 1973 - Emperor of the North Pole 1974 - The Longest Yard
Director | Banlieue 13: Ultimatum
Patrick Alessandrin was born on May 17, 1965. He is a director and writer, known for District 13: Ultimatum (2009), Ainsi soient-elles (1995) and White Fang: At the Edge of the World (2019). He is married to Natasha Doubrovskaya. He was previously married to Lisa Azuelos.
2001 - 15 août
13. Daniel Alfredson
Director | Flickan som lekte med elden
Daniel Alfredson was born on May 23, 1959 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He is a producer and director, known for The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009), The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009) and Tic Tac (1997). He is married to Stina. They have three children.
2009 - Flickan som lekte med elden 2009 - Luftslottet som sprängdes
14. Tomas Alfredson
Director | Låt den rätte komma in
Tomas Alfredson was born on April 1, 1965 in Lidingö, Stockholms län, Sweden. He is known for his work on Let the Right One In (2008), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) and Fyra nyanser av brunt (2004).
2008 - Låt den rätte komma in 2011 - Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
15. Marc Allégret
Director | Entrée des artistes
Marc Allégret was born on December 22, 1900 in Basel, Switzerland. He was a director and writer, known for The Curtain Rises (1938), Avec André Gide (1952) and Julietta (1953). He was married to Nadine Vogel. He died on November 3, 1973 in Paris, France.
1931 - Le blanc et le noir 1934 - Lac aux dames 1938 - Entrée des artistes
16. Yves Allégret
Director | Les orgueilleux
Yves Allégret was born on October 13, 1905 in Asnières, Seine [now Asnières-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine], France as Yves Edouard Allégret. He was a director and writer, known for The Proud and the Beautiful (1953), La meilleure part (1955) and Dédée d'Anvers (1948). He was married to ...
1948 - Dédée d'Anvers 1953 - Les orgueilleux
17. Woody Allen
Writer | Manhattan
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
1972 - Everything you always wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask 1973 - Sleeper 1977 - Annie Hall 1979 - Manhattan 1980 - Stardust Memories 1982 - A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy 1984 - Broadway Danny Rose 1985 - The Purple Rose of Cairo 1986 - Hannah and Her Sisters 1987 - Radio Days 1987 - September 1988 - Another Woman 1989 - New York Stories : "Oedipus wrecks" 1990 - Alice 1991 - Shadows and Fog 1994 - Bullet over Broadway 1995 - Mighty Aphrodite 1996 - Everyone says I love you 1997 - Deconstructing Harry 1998 - Celebrity 1999 - Sweet and Lowdown 2000 - Small Time Crooks 2002 - Hollywood Ending 2005 - Match Point 2006 - Scoop 2007 - Cassandra's Dream 2008 - Vicky Cristina Barcelona 2009 - Whatever works 2010 - You will meet a tall dark stranger 2011 - Midnight in Paris 2012 - To Rome with Love 2013 - Blue Jasmine 2016 - Café Society
18. Roger Allers
Director | The Lion King
1994 - The Lion King 2006 - The Little Matchgirl (short)
19. Merzak Allouache
Director | El taaib
2003 - Chouchou
20. 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 ...
1982 - Laberinto de pasiones 1983 - Entre tinieblas 1984 - ¿ Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto ? 1987 - La ley del deseo 1988 - Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios 1989 - Átame ! 1991 - Tacones lejanos 1993 - Kika 1995 - La flor de mi secreto 1997 - Carne trémula 1999 - Todo sobre mi madre 2002 - Hable con ella 2004 - La mala educación 2006 - Volver 2009 - Los abrazos rotos 2011 - La piel que habito 2013 - Los amantes pasajeros
21. Robert Altman
Director | Gosford Park
Robert Altman was born on February 20th, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri, to B.C. (an insurance salesman) and Helen Altman. He entered St. Peters Catholic school at the age six, and spent a short time at a Catholic high school. From there, he went to Rockhurst High School. It was then that he started...
1967 - Countdown 1970 - M.A.S.H. 1984 - Secret Honor 1992 - The Player 1993 - Short Cuts 1994 - Prêt-à-porter 1996 - Kansas City 1999 - Cookie's Fortune 2000 - Dr. T & the Women 2001 - Gosford Park
22. Christian Alvart
Director | Pandorum
Christian Alvart was born in 1974 near Frankfurt, Germany. His strict Christian background frowned upon films and television and in his childhood he was rarely allowed to see a movie. He developed a fascination and love for the forbidden subject matter and quickly became an "expert" in his circle ...
2009 - Case 39
23. Joe Alves
Production_designer | Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Joe Alves was born on May 21, 1936 in San Leandro, California, USA as Joseph Manuel Alves. He is an art director and production designer, known for Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Jaws 3-D (1983) and Escape from New York (1981). He has been married to Jerri Lauridsen since April 29, 1990...
1983 - Jaws 3-D
24. Mathieu Amalric
Actor | Le scaphandre et le papillon
Mathieu Amalric was born on October 25, 1965 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He is an actor and director, known for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) and Munich (2005).
2014 - La chambre bleue
25. Denis Amar
Director | L'addition
1984 - L'addition 1997 - Saraka bô
26. Gianni Amelio
Director | Le chiavi di casa
1994 - Lamerica
Writer | The Others
Is the son of a Spanish mother and a Chilean father. His family moved back to Spain when he was 1 year old, and he grew up and studied in Madrid. He wrote, produced and directed his first short film La cabeza at the age of 19, and he was 23 when he directed his feature debut Tesis (1996). His film ...
1996 - Tesis 1997 - Abre los ojos 2001 - The Others 2004 - Mar adentro 2009 - Agora
28. Jon Amiel
Director | Copycat
After studies in English literature, Jon Amiel graduated from Cambridge University and ran the Oxford and Cambridge Shakespeare Company, which often toured the USA. He became the Hampstead Theatre Company's literary manager and began directing there, relocating to the Royal Shakespeare Company.
1993 - Sommersby 1995 - Copycat 1997 - The Man who knew too little 1999 - Entrapment
29. Yves Amoureux
Director | Le beauf
Yves Amoureux is an assistant director and director, known for Le beauf (1987), Le double de ma moitié (1999) and The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik Yak (1984).
1999 - Le double de ma moitié
30. Dominic Anciano
Writer | Operation Good Guys
1998 - Final Cut
31. Allison Anders
Director | Gas, Food Lodging
Anders weathered a rough childhood and young adult life which not only encouraged an escapist penchant for making up characters but also an insider's sympathy for the strong but put-upon women who people her films. Growing up in rural Kentucky, Anders would always remember hanging onto her father's...
1996 - Grace of My Heart
32. Sean Anders
Director | That's My Boy
2015 - Daddy's Home
33. Lindsay Anderson
Director | If....
Lindsay Anderson was born on April 17, 1923 in Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India as Lindsay Gordon Anderson. He was a director and actor, known for If.... (1968), Britannia Hospital (1982) and This Sporting Life (1963). He died on August 30, 1994 in Angoulême, Charente, France.
1968 - If...
34. Michael Anderson
Director | Logan's Run
London-born Michael Anderson began his career in films as an office boy at Elstree studios. By 1938, he had progressed up the ladder to become assistant director for distinguished film makers Noël Coward, David Lean and Anthony Asquith. Shortly after, during wartime with the Royal Signals Corps (...
1965 - Operation Crossbow
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...
1996 - Sydney 1997 - Boogie Nights 1999 - Magnolia 2002 - Punch-Drunk Love 2007 - There will be blood
Writer | Resident Evil: Apocalypse
Paul W.S. Anderson gained a fair bit of notoriety in his native England when he directed the ultra-violent Shopping (1994) (which he also wrote), starring Jude Law and Sean Pertwee in a story about thieves who steal by ramming a car into storefronts. The film was banned in some cinemas in England, ...
1995 - Mortal Kombat 1997 - Event Horizon 2002 - Resident Evil 2004 - AVP : Alien vs. Predator 2008 - Death Race 2011 - The Three Musketeers 2014 - Pompeii
37. 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 ...
2001 - The Royal Tenenbaums 2004 - The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou 2007 - The Darjeeling Limited 2007 - Hotel Chevalier (short) 2009 - Fantastic Mr. Fox 2012 - Moonrise Kingdom 2014 - The Grand Budapest Hotel
Writer | Dead End
Grew up in Cannes (France), where he shot his first short films and was involved in theatre. After graduating in political science, he started working as a screenwriter before writing his first feature Dead End (2003) in English. He made his directorial debut in LA. Has written scripts in both ...
2006 - Big Nothing
39. Mark Andrews
Writer | Brave
2005 - One Man Band (short) 2012 - Brave
40. Yves Angelo
Director | Le colonel Chabert
1994 - Le colonel Chabert
41. Ken Annakin
Director | The Longest Day
A former salesman and journalist, Ken Annakin got into the film industry making documentary shorts. His feature debut, Holiday Camp (1947), was a comedy about a Cockney family on vacation. It was made for the Rank Organization and was a modest success, spawning three sequels, all of which he ...
1962 - The Longest Day
Director | Der Name der Rose
Jean-Jacques Annaud is a French film director, screenwriter and producer, best known for directing Quest for Fire (1981), The Name of the Rose (1986), The Lover (1992), Seven Years in Tibet (1997) and Le dernier loup (2015). Annaud has received numerous awards for his work, including four César ...
1979 - Coup de tête 1981 - La guerre du feu 1986 - Der Name der Rose 1988 - L'ours 1992 - L'amant 1997 - Seven Years in Tibet 2001 - Enemy at the Gates 2004 - Two Brothers
43. Sólveig Anspach
Director | Haut les coeurs!
Sólveig Anspach was born on December 8, 1960 in Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland. She was a director and writer, known for Haut les coeurs! (1999), L'effet aquatique (2016) and Skrapp út (2008). She died on August 7, 2015 in Drôme, France.
1999 - Haut les coeurs !
44. Nimród Antal
Director | Kontroll
Antal was born in Los Angeles, California of Hungarian ancestry. He moved to Hungary in 1991 to study at the Hungarian Film Academy. After graduating, he went on to work in the film and television industry. In 2005, he moved back to his hometown of Los Angeles to pursue success in Hollywood.
He is ...
2010 - Predators
45. Steve Antin
Actor | The Goonies
Steve moved to Los Angeles, where he made his film debut in the teen-aged slasher flick, Sweet 16 (1983), opposite Bo Hopkins. The following year, he broke all of the girls hearts in the popular Cannon-produced film, The Last American Virgin (1982), alongside Lawrence Monoson. Roles in The Goonies ...
2010 - Burlesque
Writer | Blowup
Michelangelo Antonioni was born in 1912 into a middle-class family and grew up in bourgeois surroundings of the Italian province. In Bologna he studied economics and commerce while he painted and also wrote criticism for a local newspaper. In 1939 he went to Rome and worked for the journal "Cinema"...
1955 - Le amiche 1966 - Blowup 1970 - Zabriskie Point 1995 - Al di là delle nuvole
47. Judd Apatow
Producer | Girls
Judd Apatow was born on December 6, 1967 in Syosset, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Girls (2012), Knocked Up (2007) and The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005). He has been married to Leslie Mann since June 9, 1997. They have two children.
2005 - The 40 Year-Old Virgin 2007 - Knocked-Up 2009 - Funny People 2012 - This is 40
48. Michael Apted
Director | Enigma
Michael Apted was born on February 10, 1941 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England as Michael David Apted. He is a director and producer, known for Enigma (2001), Rome (2005) and The World Is Not Enough (1999). He has been married to Paige Simpson since January 8, 2014. He was previously married to ...
1983 - Gorky Park 1988 - Gorillas in the Mist : The Story of Dian Fossey 1992 - Thunderheart 1993 - Blink 1994 - Nell 1996 - Extreme Measures 1999 - The world is not enough 2002 - Enough
49. Shinji Aramaki
Art_department | Appurushido: Ekusu makina
2013 - Kyaputen Hârokku
50. Alfonso Arau
Director | Como agua para chocolate
Alfonso Arau has had a long and fruitful career both in front of and behind the camera and is one of the most prominent filmmakers of the Latino community in Hollywood. He was a drama disciple of Seki Sano--a Japanese teacher, classmate of Lee Strasberg with Konstantin Stanislavski in Russia--and ...
1995 - A Walk in the Clouds
51. Alexandre Arcady
Producer | 24 jours
1982 - Le grand pardon 1985 - Hold-up 1987 - Dernier été à Tanger 1989 - L'union sacrée 1995 - Dis-moi oui... 2004 - Mariage mixte
52. Denys Arcand
Writer | Les invasions barbares
One of Québec's most politically aware filmmakers, Denys Arcand studied history at Université de Montréal, where he co-directed Seul ou avec d'autres (1962) with Denis Héroux and co-written with Stéphane Venne. He joined the National Film Board (NFB) in 1963, where his feature-length documentary on...
1986 - Le déclin de l'empire américain 1993 - Love & Human Remains 2003 - Les invasions barbares
53. Emile Ardolino
Director | Dirty Dancing
Emile Ardolino was born on May 9, 1943 in Maspeth, New York, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Dirty Dancing (1987), Great Performances: Dance in America (1976) and He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin' (1983). He died on November 20, 1993 in Bel Air, California, USA.
1987 - Dirty Dancing 1990 - Three Men and a Little Lady 1992 - Sister Act
54. Dario Argento
Writer | L'uccello dalle piume di cristallo
Dario Argento was born on September 7, 1940, in Rome, Italy, the first-born son of famed Italian producer Salvatore Argento and Brazilian fashion model Elda Luxardo. Argento recalls getting his ideas for filmmaking from his close-knit family from Italian folk tales told by his parents and other ...
1971 - Il gatto a nove code 1975 - Profondo rosso 1977 - Suspiria 1982 - Tenebre 1990 - Due occhi diabolici 1996 - La sindrome di Stendhal 1998 - Il fantasma dell'opera
Director | My Brilliant Career
Gillian Armstrong was born on December 18, 1950 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Gillian May Armstrong. She is a director and producer, known for My Brilliant Career (1979), Not Fourteen Again (1996) and Little Women (1994). She is married to John Pleffer. They have two children.
1994 - Little Women
56. Samuel Armstrong
Director | Dumbo
Samuel Armstrong was born on February 5, 1893 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. He is known for his work on Dumbo (1941), Bambi (1942) and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937). He died on September 29, 1976 in Minneapolis.
1941 - Dumbo
57. Newt Arnold
Assistant_director | The Godfather: Part II
Newt Arnold was born on February 22, 1922 in Palo Alto, California, USA. He was an assistant director and actor, known for The Godfather: Part II (1974), The Goonies (1985) and The Abyss (1989). He died on February 12, 2000 in Los Angeles, California.
1988 - Bloodsport
58. Darren Aronofsky
Director | Pi
Darren Aronofsky was born February 12, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up, Darren was always artistic: he loved classic movies and, as a teenager, he even spent time doing graffiti art. After high school, Darren went to Harvard University to study film (both live-action and animation). He won ...
1998 - Pi 2000 - Requiem for a Dream 2006 - The Fountain 2008 - The Wrestler 2010 - Black Swan 2014 - Noah
59. Rosanna Arquette
Actress | Pulp Fiction
Rosanna Arquette has acted extensively in film and television, and has come to be acknowledged as an actress of rare depth and scope.
Arquette was born in New York City, New York. Her parents, Lewis Arquette, an actor, and Brenda Denaut (née Nowak), an acting teacher and therapist, had 4 other ...
2002 - Searching for Debra Winger
60. Miguel Arteta
Miguel Arteta was born in 1965 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is a director and producer, known for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014), The Good Girl (2002) and Chuck & Buck (2000).
2002 - The Good Girl
61. Kelly Asbury
Director | Shrek 2
Kelly Asbury is the Director of Sony Pictures Animation's upcoming all-new CG-animated feature film reboot of the popular Smurfs franchise, Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017) (working title only), set for release on March 31, 2017.
Asbury also Directed and Co-Wrote the 3D computer-animated feature film...
2002 - Spirit : Stallion of the Cimarron 2004 - Shrek 2 2011 - Gnomeo & Juliet
62. Hal Ashby
Director | Harold and Maude
Hal Ashby was born the fourth and youngest child in a Mormon household in Ogden, Utah, on September 2, 1929. His father was a dairy farmer. After a rough childhood that included the divorce of his parents, his father's suicide, his dropping out of high school, getting married and divorced all ...
1971 - Harold and Maude 1979 - Being There
Director | Lucky Stiff
1995 - Jeffrey
64. Anthony Asquith
Director | The Browning Version
British film director Anthony Asquith was born on November 9, 1902, to H.H. Asquith, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, and his second wife. A former home secretary and the future leader of the Liberal Party, H.H. Asquith served as prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1908-1916 and was ...
1950 - The Woman in Question 1951 - The Browning Version 1963 - The V.I.P.s
65. Olivier Assayas
Writer | Personal Shopper
Olivier Assayas is a French film director, screenwriter and film critic. He is best know for his films Demonlover (2002), Something in the Air (2012), Clouds of Sils Maria (2014) and Personal Shopper (2016).
Assayas is the son of French director/screenwriter Raymond Assayas, alias Jacques Rémy.
1991 - Paris s'éveille 2004 - Clean 2006 - Paris, je t'aime : "Quartier des Enfants Rouges"
66. Doug Atchison
Writer | Akeelah and the Bee
2006 - Akeelah and the Bee
67. Yvan Attal
Actor | Rush Hour 3
1997 - I got a woman 2001 - Ma femme est une actrice 2004 - Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants 2008 - New York, I love you
Actor | Jurassic Park
Lord Richard Attenborough was born in Cambridge, England, the son of Mary (née Clegg), a founding member of the Marriage Guidance Council, and Frederick Levi Attenborough, a scholar and academic administrator who was a don at Emmanuel College and wrote a standard text on Anglo-Saxon law. ...
1977 - A Bridge Too Far 1985 - A Chorus Line 1987 - Cry Freedom
69. David Auburn
Writer | The Lake House
David Auburn was born on November 30, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is a writer and director, known for The Lake House (2006), Proof (2005) and St. George and the Dragon. He is married to Frances Rosenfeld.
2007 - The Girl in the Park
Director | Paris, je t'aime
Frédéric Auburtin was born on June 4, 1962 in Marseille, France. He is an assistant director and director, known for Paris, je t'aime (2006), The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) and Un pont entre deux rives (1999).
1999 - Un pont entre deux rives 2006 - Paris, je t'aime : "Quartier Latin"
71. Bille August
Director | Pelle erobreren
Bille August was born on November 9, 1948 in Brede, Denmark. He is a director and writer, known for Pelle the Conqueror (1987), The House of the Spirits (1993) and Les Misérables (1998). He is married to Sara-Marie Maltha. He was previously married to Pernilla August, Annie Munksgaard and ...
1993 - The House of the Spirits 1998 - Les misérables
72. Jacques Audiard
Writer | De rouille et d'os
Born in Paris, France, in 1952. Jacques Audiard's family has always been involved in movie business. His father, Michel, was a popular screenwriter and director and his uncle a producer. But in his teens he refused that world and wanted to be a teacher. He studied literature and philosophy at the ...
1994 - Regarde les hommes tomber 1996 - Un héros très discret 2001 - Sur mes lèvres 2005 - De battre mon coeur s'est arrêté 2009 - Un prophète 2012 - De rouille et d'os
73. Michel Audiard
Writer | Mélodie en sous-sol
After the Liberation Michel Audiard started a career as a movie magazine writer. Under the pen name of Jacques Potier he worked for short-lived titles such as "L'Etoile du Soir" and "Cinévie". One day, André Hunebelle, the popular French filmmaker, asked him if he thought he could write an ...
1970 - Elle boit pas, elle fume pas, elle drague pas, mais... elle cause !
76. Paul Auster
Writer | Smoke
Paul Auster was born in Newark, New Jersey on February 3rd 1947. His father was a landlord, who owned buildings with his brothers in Jersey City. The family was middle-class and the parents' marriage was not a happy one. Auster grew up in the Newark suburbs of South Orange and Maplewood. He read ...
1995 - Blue in the Face 1998 - Lulu on the Bridge
Director | Le rouge et le noir
Claude Autant-Lara was born on August 5, 1901 in Luzarches, Val-d'Oise, France as Claude Autant Larapide de Lisle. He was a director and writer, known for Rouge et noir (1954), Four Bags Full (1956) and Devil in the Flesh (1947). He was married to Ghislaine Autant-Lara. He died on February 5, 2000 ...
1947 - Le diable au corps 1951 - L'auberge rouge 1956 - La traversée de Paris 1958 - En cas de malheur 1959 - La jument verte
78. Daniel Auteuil
Actor | Caché
Daniel Auteuil was born on January 24, 1950 in Algiers, Alger, France. He is an actor and director, known for Caché (2005), Jean de Florette (1986) and Le placard (2001). He has been married to Aude Ambroggi since July 22, 2006. They have one child. He was previously married to Emmanuelle ...
2011 - La fille du puisatier
79. Roger Avary
Producer | The Rules of Attraction
Award-winning filmmaker Roger Avary first began experimenting in Beta I video and 8mm film formats during the late 1970s. In 1983, his Super-8mm supernatural thriller The Worm Turns won Best Film from the Los Angeles Film Teachers Association Film Expo. He went on to attend the Pasadena Art Center ...
2002 - The Rules of Attraction
80. John G. Avildsen
Director | Rocky
John G. Avildsen was born on December 21, 1935 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA as John Guilbert Avildsen. He was a director and editor, known for Rocky (1976), The Karate Kid Part III (1989) and Rocky V (1990). He was married to Tracy Brooks Swope and Marie Olga Maturevich. He died on June 16, 2017 in ...
1976 - Rocky 1990 - Rocky V
81. Jon Avnet
Producer | Fried Green Tomatoes
Jon Avnet has directed, written, and produced more than 70 motion pictures (Black Swan, Fried Green Tomatoes, Risky Business), television movies (The Burning Bed, Uprising, The Starter Wife), and Broadway plays (Spamalot, History Boys, Pillowman), winning Oscars, Emmys, Tonys, Peabodys, Golden ...
1991 - Fried Green Tomatoes 1996 - Up Close & Personal 2001 - Uprising (TV) 2008 - Righteous Kill
82. Gabriel Axel
Director | Babettes gæstebud
Gabriel Axel was born on April 18, 1918 in Århus, Denmark as Gabriel Axel Mørch. He was a director and actor, known for Babette's Feast (1987), Hagbard and Signe (1967) and Christian (1989). He was married to Lucie Axel Moerch. He died on February 9, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
1987 - Babettes gæstebud
83. Kader Ayd
Director | A Day Like a Week
Kader Ayd was born in France in 1976. He is a director, writer, editor and actor. In love with film from a young age, he fed is passion by volunteering at his local movie theater "Le Galilée" in Argenteuil. This would be the beginning of an adventure in filmmaking where Ayd would teach himself the ...
2000 - Old School
84. David Ayer
Writer | End of Watch
David Ayer is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. David Ayer was born in Champaign, Illinois and grew up in Bloomington, Minnesota, and Bethesda, Maryland, where he was kicked out of his house by his parents as a teenager. Ayer then lived with his cousin in Los Angeles, ...
2008 - Street Kings
85. Lisa Azuelos
Writer | LOL (Laughing Out Loud) ®
Lisa Azuelos was born on November 6, 1965 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France as Elise-Anne Bethsabée Azuelos. She is a writer and producer, known for LOL (Laughing Out Loud) ® (2008), Une rencontre (2014) and LOL (2012). She was previously married to Patrick Alessandrin.
2006 - Comme t'y es belle ! 2008 - LOL 2012 - LOL USA
86. John Badham
Director | WarGames
English-born "Army brat" John Badham is the son of English actress Mary Hewitt and the stepson of an American Army general. Raised in Alabama and schooled at Yale, he cut his teeth producing and directing for TV before making his feature debut with The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor ...
1977 - Saturday Night Fever 1983 - WarGames 1990 - Bird on a Wire 1994 - Drop Zone 1995 - Nick of Time
87. Laurent Baffie
Writer | Hot Dog
2003 - Les clefs de bagnole
88. Maroun Bagdadi
Director | Hors la vie
Maroun Bagdadi was born on January 21, 1950 in Beirut, Lebanon. He was a director and writer, known for Hors la vie (1991), L'homme voilé (1987) and Les petites guerres (1982). He died on December 10, 1993 in Beirut.
1992 - La fille de l'air
89. Steven Baigelman
Writer | Miles Ahead
1996 - Feeling Minnesota
90. Lionel Bailliu
Writer | Squash
2006 - Fair Play
91. Stuart Baird
Editor | Skyfall
1996 - Executive Decision 1998 - U.S. Marshals
92. Ralph Bakshi
Director | Wizards
Ralph Bakshi worked his way up from Brooklyn and became an animation legend. Born on October 29, 1938, in Haifa, Bakshi grew up in Brownsville after his family came to New York to escape World War II. Bakshi attended the Thomas Jefferson High School and was later transferred to the High School of ...
1992 - Cool World
93. Bob Balaban
Actor | Gosford Park
Bob Balaban was born on August 16, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Elmer Balaban. He is an actor and director, known for Gosford Park (2001), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and Capote (2005). He has been married to Lynn Grossman since April 1, 1977. They have two children.
1989 - Parents
94. Jaume Balagueró
Writer | [Rec]
Jaume Balagueró was born on November 2, 1968 in Lleida, Lleida, Catalonia, Spain as Jaume Balagueró i Bernat. He is a writer and director, known for [Rec] (2007), The Nameless (1999) and Mientras duermes (2011).
2002 - Darkness 2011 - Mientras duermes
95. Josiane Balasko
Actress | Gazon maudit
Josiane Balasko was born on April 15, 1950 in Paris, France as Josiane Balaskovic. She is an actress and writer, known for French Twist (1995), Le hérisson (2009) and A French Gigolo (2008). She has been married to George Aguilar since June 12, 2003. She was previously married to Philippe ...
1985 - Sac de noeuds 1987 - Les keufs 1991 - Ma vie est un enfer 1995 - Gazon maudit 1998 - Un grand cri d'amour 2004 - L'ex-femme de ma vie 2008 - Cliente
96. Tony Bancroft
Director | Mulan
Tony Bancroft has spent the past 16 years developing his skills as an Animator/Director with Walt Disney Feature Animation, Sony Imageworks, and currently with Toonacious Family Entertainment, his own animation studio.
Tony was accepted into the exclusive, Disney-sponsored California Institute of ...
1998 - Mulan
97. Antonio Banderas
Actor | The Mask of Zorro
Antonio Banderas, one of Spain's most famous faces, was a soccer player until breaking his foot at the age of fourteen; he is now an international film star known for playing Zorro in the eponymous film series.
He was born JosÃfÂ© Antonio DomÃfÂnguez Banderas on August 10, 1960, in MÃfÂ¡laga, ...
1999 - Crazy in Alabama
Director | Exit Through the Gift Shop
2010 - Exit Through the Gift Shop
99. Norberto Barba
Producer | Grimm
Norberto Barba was born on September 12, 1963 in The Bronx, New York, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Grimm (2011), Lights Out (2011) and The Bridge (2013). He has been married to Regina Osorio since 1999. They have two children.
1996 - Solo