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Top Films by Director (D-E)

Morton DaCosta

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Music Man 1962 1239
2 Auntie Mame 1958 2225

Olivier Dahan

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 La Vie en rose 2007 2035

John Dahl

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Last Seduction 1994 1080

Stephen Daldry

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Billy Elliot 2000 847
2 The Hours 2002 1097

Gerard Damiano

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Deep Throat 1972 2200

Joe Dante

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Gremlins 1984 1078
2 The Howling 1981 2113

Frank Darabont

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Shawshank Redemption 1994 58
2 The Green Mile 1999 580
3 The Mist 2007 2162

Jean-Pierre Dardenne

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Rosetta1 1999 1429
2 The Son1 2002 1771
3 La Promesse1 1996 2036

1 Collaborated with Luc Dardenne.

Luc Dardenne

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Rosetta1 1999 1429
2 The Son1 2002 1771
3 La Promesse1 1996 2036

1 Collaborated with Jean-Pierre Dardenne.

Julie Dash

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Daughters of the Dust 1991 2203

Jules Dassin

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Rififi 1955 472
2 Night and the City 1950 1000
3 The Naked City 1948 1712

Delmer Daves

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 3:10 to Yuma 1957 1889
2 Broken Arrow 1950 2396

Terence Davies

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Distant Voices, Still Lives 1988 919
2 The Long Day Closes 1992 1507

Andrew Davis

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Fugitive 1993 816
2 Holes 2003 2334

Desmond Davis

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Clash of the Titans 1981 1998

Peter Davis

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Hearts and Minds 1974 1189

Tamra Davis

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Billy Madison 1995 2421

Jonathan Dayton

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Little Miss Sunshine1 2006 656

1 Collaborated with Valerie Faris.

Emile de Antonio

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 In the Year of the Pig 1969 2379

Jan de Bont

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Speed 1994 460
2 Twister 1996 2323

Robert De Niro

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 A Bronx Tale 1993 1568

Brian De Palma

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Scarface 1983 183
2 Carrie 1976 269
3 The Untouchables 1987 487
4 Blow Out 1981 1193
5 Carlito's Way 1993 1290
6 Mission: Impossible 1996 1471
7 Phantom of the Paradise 1974 1597
8 Dressed to Kill 1980 1626
9 Sisters 1973 2062
10 Casualties of War 1989 2349

Vittorio De Sica

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Bicycle Thief 1948 54
2 Umberto D. 1952 435
3 Shoeshine 1946 1602
4 The Garden of the Finzi-Continis 1970 1788
5 Two Women 1960 1830
6 Miracle in Milan 1951 1861

André De Toth

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 House of Wax 1953 1829

Basil Dearden

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Dead of Night1 1945 839
2 Victim 1961 2320

1 Collaborated with Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, and Robert Hamer.

Dean DeBlois

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 How to Train Your Dragon1 2010 953

1 Collaborated with Chris Sanders.

Guillermo del Toro

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Pan's Labyrinth 2006 216
2 The Devil's Backbone 2001 942

Cecil B. DeMille

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Ten Commandments 1956 429
2 The Ten Commandments 1923 1949

Jonathan Demme

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Silence of the Lambs 1991 33
2 Stop Making Sense 1984 617
3 Philadelphia 1993 973
4 Something Wild 1986 2034
5 Melvin and Howard 1980 2361

Jacques Demy

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 1964 340
2 The Young Girls of Rochefort 1967 1431
3 Lola 1961 2157

Claire Denis

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Beau travail 1999 627

Ruggero Deodato

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Cannibal Holocaust 1980 1459

Maya Deren

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Meshes of the Afternoon1 1943 687

1 Collaborated with Alexander Hammid.

Howard Deutch

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Pretty in Pink 1986 1323

Danny DeVito

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The War of the Roses 1989 2377

Tom DiCillo

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Living in Oblivion 1995 1706

William Dieterle

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Hunchback of Notre Dame 1939 1601
2 The Life of Emile Zola 1937 1652
3 Portrait of Jennie 1948 1725

Edward Dmytryk

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Caine Mutiny 1954 1240
2 Murder, My Sweet 1944 1545

David Dobkin

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Wedding Crashers 2005 1774

Pete Docter

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Up 2009 383
2 Monsters, Inc. 2001 531
3 Inside Out 2015 1869

Andrew Dominik

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007 1188

Stanley Donen

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Singin' in the Rain1 1952 8
2 On the Town1 1949 675
3 Charade 1963 806
4 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers 1954 890
5 Funny Face 1957 1030
6 Damn Yankees!2 1958 1570

1 Collabrated with Gene Kelly.
2 Collabrated with George Abbott.

Richard Donner

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Superman 1978 339
2 The Goonies 1985 666
3 The Omen 1976 693
4 Lethal Weapon 1987 931
5 Ladyhawke 1985 2230

Bill Douglas

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 My Childhood 1972 2296

Gordon Douglas

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Them! 1954 1044

Aleksandr Dovzhenko

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Earth 1930 592

Robert Drew

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Primary 1960 1789

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Passion of Joan of Arc 1928 124
2 Ordet 1955 390
3 Day of Wrath 1943 524
4 Vampyr 1932 554
5 Gertrud 1964 924

Troy Duffy

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Boondock Saints 1999 2011

Dennis Dugan

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Happy Gilmore 1996 1051

Germaine Dulac

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Smiling Madame Beudet 1923 2426

George Dunning

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Yellow Submarine 1968 795

Marguerite Duras

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 India song 1975 2010

Julien Duvivier

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Pépé Le Moko 1937 974

Allan Dwan

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Sands of Iwo Jima 1949 2226

Clint Eastwood

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Unforgiven 1992 90
2 Million Dollar Baby 2004 347
3 The Outlaw Josey Wales 1976 629
4 Mystic River 2003 840
5 Gran Torino 2008 915
6 Letters from Iwo Jima 2006 1039
7 The Bridges of Madison County 1995 1092
8 High Plains Drifter 1973 1390
9 Flags of Our Fathers 2006 2153
10 Pale Rider 1985 2260

Blake Edwards

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Breakfast at Tiffany's 1961 238
2 The Pink Panther 1963 1018
3 The Party 1968 1064
4 Victor/Victoria 1982 1264
5 A Shot in the Dark 1964 1334

Atom Egoyan

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Sweet Hereafter 1997 688
2 Exotica 1994 1730

Sergei M. Eisenstein

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Battleship Potemkin 1925 96
2 Ivan the Terrible 1945 489
3 Alexander Nevsky1 1938 657
4 Strike 1925 1028
5 October2 1928 1036
6 Ivan the Terrible, Part II3 1958 1038

1 Collaborated with Dmitri Vasilyev.
2 Collaborated with Grigori Aleksandrov.
3 Collaborated with M. Filimonova.

Adam Elliott

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Mary and Max 2009 1578

Stephan Elliott

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert 1994 1791

Roland Emmerich

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Independence Day 1996 676

Cy Endfield

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Zulu 1964 744

Nora Ephron

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Sleepless in Seattle 1993 792
2 You've Got Mail 1998 1436

Jean Epstein

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Fall of the House of Usher 1928 1282

Robert Epstein

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Times of Harvey Milk 1984 1148

Victor Erice

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Spirit of the Beehive 1973 375
2 The Dream of Light 1992 1534
3 El Sur 1983 2337

Jean Eustache

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Mother and the Whore 1973 644

David M. Evans

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Sandlot 1993 1435

Gareth Evans

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 The Raid: Redemption 2011 2376

Heidi Ewing

Rank Title Year Overall
Rank
1 Jesus Camp1 2006 2370

1 Collaborated with Rachel Grady.

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