Movies Quiz / Expert-Level Director Debuts

Random Movies or Director Quiz

Can you name the notable directors from their debut full-length theatrical features?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Score 0/200 Timer 20:00
Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
In Which We Serve1942
Le Signe du Lion (The Sign of Leo)1959
The Fox1967
Not as a Stranger1955
The Deadly Companions1961
Paris Nous Apppartient (Paris Belongs To Us)1960
Une Vie Sans Joie (Backbiters)1924
Tui Shou (Pushing Hands)1992
The Cohens and the Kellys in Trouble1933
Sleeping Dogs1977
Un Pilota Retorna (A Pilot Returns)1942
The Hunger1983
The Bellboy and the Playgirls1962
Jour de Fete (Holiday)1949
This is Spinal Tap1984
A Kind of Loving1962
Zange no Yaiba (Sword of Penitence)1927
It's Impossible to Learn to Plow By Reading Books1988
Seven Sinners1925
Truly Madly Deeply1990
On the Town1949
Straight Shooting1917
The Sterile Cuckoo1969
Mondo Trasho1969
Redes (The Wave)1935
The Slender Thread1965
Praesidenten (The President)1919
Forbrydelsens Element (The Element of Crime)1984
Play Misty for Me1971
L'Age d'Or (The Golden Age)1930
Bleak Moments1971
Halbblut (The Half-Caste)1919
40 Pounds of Trouble1962
Das Madchen vom Moorhof (The Girl From the March Croft)1935
La Commare Secca (The Grim Reaper)1962
Two Crowded Hours1931
Edge of the City1957
Lebenszeichen (Signs of Life)1968
The Careless Years1957
Butterfly Kiss (Killer On the Road)1995
The Road to Glory1926
Dr. Broadway1942
Le Fantome du Moulin-Rouge1925
Un Vraie Jeune Fille (A Real Young Girl)1976
Sixteen Candles1984
My Left Foot1989
Le Beau Serge (Bitter Reunion)1958
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot1974
The Idolmaker1980
Bring Your Smile Along1955
Mademoiselle Fifi1944
Shivers (They Came From Within)1975
Come Back, Little Sheba1952
9 Lives of a Wet Pussycat1976
Sanshiro Sugata (Judo Story)1943
Blind Husbands1919
Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
THX 11381971
Rose Scarlatte (Red Roses)1940
Night of the Living Dead1968
Luci del Varieta (Variety Lights)1950
The Stripper1963
Hard Times1975
Et Dieu . . . Crea la Femme (And God Created Woman)1956
Stormy Monday1988
Kyriakatiko Xypnima (Windfall in Athens)1954
The Falls1980
Bugsy Malone1976
Catch Us If You Can (Having a Wild Weekend)1965
Return of the Secaucus Seven1980
What's Up, Tiger Lily?1966
Black Sunday1960
L'Assassin Habite . . . au 21 (The Murderer Lives at Number 21)1942
The Turn in the Road1919
Das Blaue Licht (The Blue Light)1932
I Pugni in Tasca (Fist in His Pocket)1965
Bad Company1972
Grand Theft Auto1977
Lazy Lightning1926
Summer in the City1970
Kris (Crisis)1946
This Sporting Life1963
The Strong Man1926
12 Angry Men1957
Ivanovo Detstvo (My Name is Ivan/The Youngest Spy)1962
En Kille Och en Tiej (A Guy and a Gal)1975
The Seventh Victim1943
Look Back in Anger1958
They Live By Night1948
Sex, Lies and Videotape1989
The Kid1921
Oh! What a Lovely War1969
Swamp Women (Cruel Swamp)1955
The Sugarland Express1974
The Pleasure Garden1925
Summer Holiday1963
Turn On to Love1969
Fear Strikes Out1957
Poor Cow1967
The Loveless1982
Journey's End1930
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul (The Clockmaker)1974
The Verdict1946
Kill Me Again1989
The Cars That Ate Paris1974
The Left Handed Gun1958
Drive, He Said1971
Cabin in the Sky1943
Le Monde du Silence (The Silent World)1956
The Evil Dead1981
Period of Adjustment1962
Mala Noche (Bad Night)1985
Hard Eight1996
Hiroshima Mon Amour1959
Room at the Top1959
Bad Taste1987
Il Colosso di Rodi (The Colossus of Rhodes)1961
Die Grobe Liebe (The Great Love)1931
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?1966
Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
Le Dernier Combat (The Last Battle)1983
I Basilischi (The Lizards)1963
Sweet Charity1969
Who's That Knocking at My Door (J.R./I Call First)1967
Der Junge Torless (Young Torless)1966
Mauvaise Graine (Bad Blood/Bad Seed)1934
Heaven Can Wait1978
Noz w Wodzie (Knife in the Water)1962
The Maltese Falcon1941
Intent to Kill1958
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie1972
When the Clouds Roll By1919
In the Company of Men1997
The Duellists1977
Liebe ist Kalter als der Tod (Love is Colder Than Death)1969
Blood Simple1984
I Shot Jesse James1949
Caged Heat1974
Murder a la Mod1968
Sweet Kill (The Arousers)1973
The Landlord1970
The Last House On the Left1972
Stachka (Strike)1925
Cronace di un Amore (Story of a Love Affair)1950
Der Knabe in Blau (The Blue Boy/Emerald of Death)1919
Die Verliebte Firma (The Company's in Love)1932
Konkurs (Audition/Talent Competition)1963
The Delinquents1957
Good Times1967
The Bellboy1960
Dark Star1974
Pokolenie (A Generation)1955
Les Anges du Peche (Angels of the Streets)1943
Le Sang d'un Poete (Blood of a Poet)1930
Compartiment Tueurs (The Sleeping Car Murders)1965
Der Schatz (The Treasure)1923
Wat Zien Ik (Diary of a Hooker)1971
Pee-wee's Big Adventure1985
Monty Python and the Holy Grail1975
The Three Ages1923
Bottle Rocket1996
Danny Boy (Angel)1982
The Great McGinty1940
Les Quatre Cents Coups (The 400 Blows)1959
Fear and Desire1953
The Triple Echo1972
Si J'etais un Espion (If I Were a Spy)1967
She's Gotta Have It1986
Amores Perros (Love's a Bitch)2000
Pather Panchali (Song of the Little Road)1955
The Young Stranger1957
French Dressing1964
Hester Street1975
Body Heat1981
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1945
I Wanna Hold Your Hand1978
A Bout de Souffle (Breathless)1960
The Householder (Gharbar)1963

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.