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

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Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
Pee-wee's Big Adventure1985
The Three Ages1923
Une Vie Sans Joie (Backbiters)1924
Stachka (Strike)1925
Das Madchen vom Moorhof (The Girl From the March Croft)1935
Le Sang d'un Poete (Blood of a Poet)1930
The Evil Dead1981
Period of Adjustment1962
My Left Foot1989
Come Back, Little Sheba1952
Sleeping Dogs1977
Hiroshima Mon Amour1959
The Duellists1977
Murder a la Mod1968
Fear Strikes Out1957
What's Up, Tiger Lily?1966
Return of the Secaucus Seven1980
Shivers (They Came From Within)1975
Jenny1936
The Verdict1946
Play Misty for Me1971
Backroads1977
Night of the Living Dead1968
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1945
Truly Madly Deeply1990
Pokolenie (A Generation)1955
This is Spinal Tap1984
Badlands1973
Not as a Stranger1955
Le Beau Serge (Bitter Reunion)1958
Dragonwyck1946
Bottle Rocket1996
A Kind of Loving1962
On the Town1949
The Turn in the Road1919
In the Company of Men1997
Compartiment Tueurs (The Sleeping Car Murders)1965
Gumshoe1971
Accatone!1961
Shadows1959
Der Knabe in Blau (The Blue Boy/Emerald of Death)1919
In Which We Serve1942
Fear and Desire1953
French Dressing1964
Blood Simple1984
Poor Cow1967
Der Junge Torless (Young Torless)1966
Heaven Can Wait1978
The Deadly Companions1961
The Sterile Cuckoo1969
Kris (Crisis)1946
The Loveless1982
Der Schatz (The Treasure)1923
9 Lives of a Wet Pussycat1976
Catch Us If You Can (Having a Wild Weekend)1965
Jour de Fete (Holiday)1949
12 Angry Men1957
Mondo Trasho1969
Il Colosso di Rodi (The Colossus of Rhodes)1961
The Bellboy1960
Applause1929
Hard Times1975
Die Grobe Liebe (The Great Love)1931
Stormy Monday1988
Sweet Charity1969
Lebenszeichen (Signs of Life)1968
Monty Python and the Holy Grail1975
Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
Das Blaue Licht (The Blue Light)1932
Si J'etais un Espion (If I Were a Spy)1967
The Sugarland Express1974
Diner1982
40 Pounds of Trouble1962
Dr. Broadway1942
Pi1998
Tui Shou (Pushing Hands)1992
Goldstein1965
Danny Boy (Angel)1982
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot1974
Cabin in the Sky1943
Bring Your Smile Along1955
The Road to Glory1926
Good Times1967
Mala Noche (Bad Night)1985
Mademoiselle Fifi1944
Caged Heat1974
The Falls1980
Summer in the City1970
Kyriakatiko Xypnima (Windfall in Athens)1954
Le Monde du Silence (The Silent World)1956
Dark Star1974
I Basilischi (The Lizards)1963
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul (The Clockmaker)1974
Targets1968
Rose Scarlatte (Red Roses)1940
A Bout de Souffle (Breathless)1960
L'Assassin Habite . . . au 21 (The Murderer Lives at Number 21)1942
Look Back in Anger1958
Seven Sinners1925
I Shot Jesse James1949
The Stripper1963
Straight Shooting1917
Schlock1973
The Kid1921
Body Heat1981
Sweet Kill (The Arousers)1973
Les Quatre Cents Coups (The 400 Blows)1959
Summer Holiday1963
The Idolmaker1980
Praesidenten (The President)1919
Thief1981
Eggshells1969
Kill Me Again1989
Noz w Wodzie (Knife in the Water)1962
Who's That Knocking at My Door (J.R./I Call First)1967
Wat Zien Ik (Diary of a Hooker)1971
Seizure1974
The Careless Years1957
Intent to Kill1958
The Delinquents1957
Following1998
Bugsy Malone1976
The Cars That Ate Paris1974
The Maltese Falcon1941
It's Impossible to Learn to Plow By Reading Books1988
Two Crowded Hours1931
Clerks1994
The Householder (Gharbar)1963
Blind Husbands1919
The Young Stranger1957
Halbblut (The Half-Caste)1919
Bleak Moments1971
She's Gotta Have It1986
Sex, Lies and Videotape1989
Head1968
Film (Alternate Titles)DirectorYear
The Bellboy and the Playgirls1962
Sweetie1989
Ossessione1943
Liebe ist Kalter als der Tod (Love is Colder Than Death)1969
The Seventh Victim1943
The Landlord1970
Drive, He Said1971
Redes (The Wave)1935
Swamp Women (Cruel Swamp)1955
Un Pilota Retorna (A Pilot Returns)1942
When the Clouds Roll By1919
Cronace di un Amore (Story of a Love Affair)1950
Bad Company1972
Edge of the City1957
The Cohens and the Kellys in Trouble1933
La Commare Secca (The Grim Reaper)1962
Mauvaise Graine (Bad Blood/Bad Seed)1934
The Hunger1983
Grand Theft Auto1977
Journey's End1930
Les Anges du Peche (Angels of the Streets)1943
Room at the Top1959
Oh! What a Lovely War1969
Le Signe du Lion (The Sign of Leo)1959
Lola1961
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?1966
Sixteen Candles1984
They Live By Night1948
I Wanna Hold Your Hand1978
Forbrydelsens Element (The Element of Crime)1984
This Sporting Life1963
Performance1970
Black Sunday1960
Pather Panchali (Song of the Little Road)1955
Sanshiro Sugata (Judo Story)1943
Butterfly Kiss (Killer On the Road)1995
The Slender Thread1965
Die Verliebte Firma (The Company's in Love)1932
The Strong Man1926
The Last House On the Left1972
Hard Eight1996
The Pleasure Garden1925
Turn On to Love1969
Lazy Lightning1926
Et Dieu . . . Crea la Femme (And God Created Woman)1956
The Left Handed Gun1958
THX 11381971
The Great McGinty1940
Le Dernier Combat (The Last Battle)1983
Zange no Yaiba (Sword of Penitence)1927
Un Vraie Jeune Fille (A Real Young Girl)1976
Grumpy1930
L'Age d'Or (The Golden Age)1930
Paris Nous Apppartient (Paris Belongs To Us)1960
En Kille Och en Tiej (A Guy and a Gal)1975
Bad Taste1987
I Pugni in Tasca (Fist in His Pocket)1965
Konkurs (Audition/Talent Competition)1963
Hester Street1975
Amores Perros (Love's a Bitch)2000
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie1972
Le Fantome du Moulin-Rouge1925
Luci del Varieta (Variety Lights)1950
The Fox1967
The Triple Echo1972
Ivanovo Detstvo (My Name is Ivan/The Youngest Spy)1962

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