Director Quizzes

You can shout 'ACTION!' with the best of them with Sporcle's timed online director quizzes. If you've been a fan of the authors of the silver screen, such as Steven Spielberg or George Lucas, you absolutely have to take some of our awesome film directors quizzes. You can start off simply with our movie directors quiz. When you're ready to move on to the harder stuff, try your hand at the directors by picture trivia game, or even our missing word directors quiz. When you've aced them all, make sure to announce it to everyone in the room with a hearty 'CUT!' just like they do in Hollywood.

Today's Featured Game

5 Star Movie Pairings
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Name the five movies which the actor and director pairings have worked on together.
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Guess That Scene!

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Top-Rated Movies by Director
Sometimes all it takes to be a good director is a comfy chair, a nice hat and a megaphone.
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The Ultimate Apocalyst
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The world is ending again and again and again...
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Click Me Five: Movies II
You can count the number of movies using just the fingers on one hand. Isn't that something?
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Missing Word: Movie Title Universe
Name the features of the universe missing from the movie titles.
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Michael Bay Movies
-Editor Pick-
Warning: Quiz may contain excessive amounts of unnecessary explosions.
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Oscar Nominees in Tim Burton Movies
-Curator Pick-
Name the Academy Award-nominated actors who have appeared in Tim Burton films.
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Billy Wilder Movies
Today would have been director Billy Wilder's 108th birthday. He lived to be 95 years old.
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Missing Word: Oscar Nominated Directors
Name the missing word in the titles of these movies mominated for an Academy Award for best director.
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Steven Spielberg Movies by Tagline (Directed)
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Pick the Steven Spielberg directed movies by their tagline.
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Actress, Artist, Author: Name?
What's in a name, besides actresses, artists, and authors?
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Movie Grab Bag Slideshow
With so much movie trivia out there, sometimes you want a little bit of everything.
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10 to 1 Director and Best Picture Nominee Countdown
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Pick the directors who directed these Best Picture Nominees.
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Missing Word: Movie Directors V
Name the missing words from these directors' movies.
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Darren Aronofsky Movies
Darren Aronofsky is known for his uplifting films. Wait, what does uplifting mean again?
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First Name Movies by First Names
-Editor Pick-
Let's not get too familiar.
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Director & Movies by Scene
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Name the directors and movies from these movie scenes.
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Click Me Five: Movies
Watch a lot of movies and you'll start to see some patterns.
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Martin Scorsese Movie Search
'Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.' -Martin Scorsese
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Directors (A-Z) to Movies (A-Z)
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Match the film directors, with first names from A to Z, to their respective films, with titles from A to Z.
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Oscar's Best Director Filmographies (2010)
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Name the movies that the 2010* best director nominees have directed in the 10 years prior to their nomination.
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Harold Ramis Movies
RIP Harold Ramis (1944-2014)
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The Spielberg Face (Images)
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Name the Steven Spielberg movies by his trademark face closeup shots.
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Director Curator: CCCP
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