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

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