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Can you name every 'Best Director' recipient since 1928?

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YearBest DirectorMovie(s)
19287th Heaven/Two Arabian Nights
1929The Divine Lady
1930All Quiet on the Western Front*
1931Skippy
1932Bad Girl
1933Cavalcade*
1934It Happened One Night*
1935The Informer
1936Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
1937The Awful Truth
1938You Can't Take It With You*
1939Gone With the Wind*
1940The Grapes of Wrath
1941How Green Was My Valley*
1942Mrs. Miniver*
1943Casablanca*
1944Going My Way*
1945The Lost Weekend*
1946The Best Years of Our Lives*
1947Gentleman's Agreement*
1948The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
1949A Letter to Three Wives
1950All About Eve*
1951A Place in the Sun
1952The Quiet Man
1953From Here to Eternity
1954On the Waterfront*
1955Marty*
1956Giant
1957The Bridge on the River Kwai*
YearBest DirectorMovie(s)
1958Gigi*
1959Ben-Hur*
1960The Apartment*
1961West Side Story*
1962Lawrence of Arabia*
1963Tom Jones*
1964My Fair Lady*
1965The Sound of Music*
1966A Man for All Seasons*
1967The Graduate
1968Oliver!
1969Midnight Cowboy*
1970Patton*
1971The French Connection*
1972Cabaret
1973The Sting*
1974The Godfather Part II*
1975One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest*
1976Rocky*
1977Annie Hall*
1978The Deer Hunter*
1979Kramer vs. Kramer*
1980Ordinary People*
1981Reds
1982Gandhi*
1983Terms of Endearment*
1984Amadeus*
1985Out of Africa*
1986Platoon*
1987The Last Emperor*
YearBest DirectorMovie(s)
1988Rain Man*
1989Born on the Fourth of July
1990Dances With Wolves*
1991The Silence of the Lambs*
1992Unforgiven*
1993Schindler's List*
1994Forrest Gump*
1995Braveheart*
1996The English Patient*
1997Titanic*
1998Saving Private Ryan
1999American Beauty*
2000Traffic
2001A Beautiful Mind*
2002The Pianist
2003The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King*
2004Million Dollar Baby*
2005Brokeback Mountain
2006The Departed*
2007No Country for Old Men*
2008Slumdog Millionaire*
2009The Hurt Locker*
2010The King's Speech*
2011The Artist*
2012Life of Pi
2013Gravity
2014Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)*
2015The Revenant
2016La La Land

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