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

Word Ladder: Robert Rodriguez Movie
Can you provide the four-letter words in this themed ladder?
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Actress, Artist, Author: Name?

More Recent Games

Film Directors: Odd One Out
We think odd is a pretty good word to describe directors, don't you?
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Oscar's Best Director Filmographies (2014)
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You're only as good as your last project, but hopefully your memory goes further than that.
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Famous 'Directed By' Screen Credits II
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Name the movies from their 'directed by' screen in the credits.
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The Entertaining Leonard Nimoy
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Leonard Nimoy, most versatile indeed.
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Actor, Director Name Flip
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You’ll flip out at some of these crazy name combinations.
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Movie Director Mis-Matches
Who's really in charge of these movies anyway?
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Famous 'Directed By' Screen Credits
If you're a movie buff, you see these names all the time.
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Did They Win an Oscar? Director Edition
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Can you determine whether these notable film directors have won a competitive Oscar? (see note)
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Missing Word: The Coen Brothers
Name the word missing from these movies directed by the Coen Brothers.
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Double Dip: Oscar Winning Director/Actor
This is what we call success.
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Top of the Box Office (2014)
It's fitting that this quiz is a sequel.
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Movies by Actor and Director
Some of these directors and actors seem to pair up for every movie.
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5-Star Star Trek
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Can you the answers in each category pertaining to Star Trek?
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'American' Movies
Some of these movies don't even take place in America.
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Pick a Scott: Ridley or Tony?
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Which Scott directed each film? Ridley (R) or Tony (T)?
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Movies Directed by Women
You could say these films have a woman's touch.
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Missing Word: Male Movies
Name the male names that complete the following movies.
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25 Famous Movie Directors on Set
Quiet on the set, please!
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Movie Director Title Blender
They should really make a scary movie about an evil blender. The sounds they make...
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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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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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Director Curator: CCCP