TSPDT's Top 250 Directors

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Can you name the Top 250 Directors according to TSPDT (january 2012 list)?

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RankDirectorMovie (not always the most known...)
1Campanadas a Medianoche (1965)
2Juno and the Paycock (1930)
3Killer's Kiss (1955)
4Ginger & Fred (1986)
5The Iron Horse (1924)
6La bête humaine (1938)
7Drunken Angel (1948)
8Tetro (2009)
9Cries & Whispers (1972)
10Sympathy for the Devil (1968)
11After Hours (1985)
12A Countess from Hong Kong (1967)
13Avanti! (1972)
14Viridiana (1961)
15Hatari! (1962)
16Ordet (1955)
17Alexander Nevsky (1938)
18The Last Laugh (1924)
19An Autumn Afternoon (1962)
20Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
21Ivan's Childhood (1962)
22Au hasard Balthazar (1966)
23Ryan's Daughter (1970)
24Day for Night (1973)
25The 47 Ronin (1941)
261941 (1979)
27The Passenger (1975)
28Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
29Germany Year Zero (1948)
30Broken Blossoms (1919)
31Shoeshine (1946)
32The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001)
33The Damned (1969)
34Bluebeard's Eighth Wife (1938)
35La ronde (1950)
36The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
37What? (1972)
38Aparajito (1956)
39Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean Jimmy Dean (1982)
40The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)
41It's Always Fair Weather (1955)
42Zéro de conduite (1933)
43Duck, You Sucker (1971)
44Pocketful of Miracles (1961)
45Captain Blood (1935)
46Night and Fog (1955)
47Legend (1985)
48The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)
49The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947)
50Captains Courageous (1937)
RankDirectorMovie (not always the most known...)
51The Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man (1981)
52The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
53The Straight Story (1999)
54Minnie & Moskowitz (1971)
55Even Dwarfs Started Small (1970)
56Port of Shadows (1938)
57Lust for Life (1956)
58The Last Tycoon (1976)
59Sylvia Scarlett (1935)
60Foolish Wives (1922)
61An Affair to Remember (1957)
62Blonde Venus (1932)
63Johnny Guitar (1954)
64Beware of a Holy **** (1971)
65Mon oncle (1958)
66Written on the Wind (1956)
67The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)
68The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
69The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
70The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
71Days of Heaven (1978)
72Where Is the Friend's Home? (1987)
73How to Steal a Million (1966)
742046 (2004)
75The Leopard Man (1943)
76Death Proof (2007)
77Alice in the Cities (1974)
78Gunny (1986)
79Rabid (1977)
80Sans soleil (1983)
81Loves of a Blonde (1965)
82The Crowd (1928)
83Claire's Knee (1970)
84The Pawnbroker (1964)
85La belle noiseuse (1991)
86Le deuxième souffle (1966)
87A City of Sadness (1989)
88The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
89Orpheus (1950)
90THX 1138 (1971)
9149th Parallel (1941)
92The Crazies (1973)
93Burn! (1969)
94Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
95Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
96The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
97The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967)
98Advise & Consent (1962)
99To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
100Nanook of the North (1922)
RankDirectorMovie (not always the most known...)
101The Invisible Man (1933)
102The Last Detail (1973)
103Earth (1930)
104Tideland (2005)
105Man with the Movie Camera (1929)
106The Big Red One (1980)
107Le corbeau (1943)
108Katyn (2007)
109Crooklyn (1994)
110À nous la liberté (1931)
111Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975)
112Gunga Din (1939)
113Napoléon (1927)
114The Chase (1966)
115Dark Star (1974)
116Fearless (1993)
117The Travelling Players (1975)
118Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
119Porco Rosso (1992)
120Dogma 2-The Idiots (1998)
121The Man from Laramie (1955)
122Black God White Devil (1964)
123Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
124Broken Embraces (2009)
125King Kong (1933)
126What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
127Zardoz (1974)
128Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
129The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
130Pandora's Box (1929)
131The Art of Vision (1965)
132Coogan's Bluff (1968)
133Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
134Freaks (1932)
135Topsy-Turvy (1999)
136The Haunting (1963)
137Yi yi (2000)
138Ed Wood (1994)
139Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
140Riff-Raff (1991)
141In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
142Stand by Me (1986)
143Julia (1977)
144Floating Clouds (1955)
145Paper Moon (1973)
146Zazie dans le métro (1960)
147Miami Vice (2006)
148Lenny (1974)
149Dream of Light (1992)
150Red Sorghum (1987)
RankDirectorMovie (not always the most known...)
151Wavelenght (1967)
152Salvador (1986)
153Subarnarekha (1965)
154Days of Wine and Roses (1962)
155Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
156The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
157Sátántangó (1994)
158The Mother and the **** (1973)
159Dumbo (1941)
160I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1964)
161Triumph of the Will (1935)
162Man's Castle (1933)
163Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)
164Shoah (1985)
165The Wind (1928)
166Klute (1971)
167A Day at the Races (1937)
168They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
169Eyes Without a Face (1960)
170Braindead (1992)
171The Killer (1989)
172The Prowler (1951)
173The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
174Moolaadé (2004)
175The White Ribbon (2009)
176Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
177Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962)
178The Nude Restaurant (1967)
179The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
180Killer of Sheep (1979)
181Violette Nozière (1978)
182Starship Troopers (1997)
183Silent Movie (1976)
184Inside Daisy Clover (1965)
185Hands Over the City (1963)
186Deep Red (1975)
187Beau travail (1999)
188Pigs and Battleships (1961)
189Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)
190Scorpio Rising (1964)
191Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)
192Dazed and Confused (1993)
193Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
194My Own Private Idaho (1991)
195Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
196When Father Was Away on Business (1985)
197The Executioner (1963)
198Aniki Bóbó (1942)
199The Devils (1971)
200Darkman (1990)
RankDirectorMovie (not always the most known...)
201Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931)
202Ocean's Eleven (1960)
203Detour (1945)
204Listen to Britain (1942)
205Into the Night (1985)
206A Trip to the Moon (1902)
207Touchez pas au grisbi (1954)
208The Game (1997)
209Cinema Paradiso (1988)
210The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
211Rachel Getting Married (2008)
212Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
213The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
214Fantômas (1913)
215McQ (1974)
216Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
217The Color of Pomegranates (1968)
218I'm Not There, (2007)
219The Shooting (1966)
220Pyaasa (1957)
221If... (1968)
222Farewell My Concubine (1993)
223Gregory's Girl (1981)
224Tokyo Drifter (1966)
225Moloch (1999)
226The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
227Meshes of the Afternoon (1943)
228Charade (1963)
229The Nutty Professor (1963)
230The Right Stuff (1983)
231The Cranes Are Flying (1957)
232Top Hat (1935)
233Happy Feet (2006)
234Lone Star (1996)
235A Hard Day's Night (1964)
236Rushmore (1998)
237Van Gogh (1991)
238Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)
239Analyze This (1999)
240The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)
241Henry V (1944)
242Titicut Follies (1967)
243The Story of a Cheat (1936)
244The Hot Spot (1990)
245Forbidden Games (1952)
246Sonatine (1993)
247The End of St. Petersburg (1927)
248Gun Crazy (1950)
249Tamara Drewe (2010)
250Lilith (1964)

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