Directors w/ Lots of Films

by adamsjake670 | created - 26 Dec 2013 | updated - 24 Dec 2014 | Public

1. Wolfgang Liebeneiner

Director | Ich klage an

Wolfgang Liebeneiner was a German-Austrian film director, stage and film actor. He was born as Wolfgang Georg Louis Liebeneiner in Liebau, Lower Silesia, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire (now Lubawka, Poland). His father was in the textile business. Wolfgang was sent to the cadet schools in ...

2. Franz Antel

Director | Der Bockerer 2

Franz Antel was born on June 28, 1913 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Franz Josef Antel. He was a director and producer, known for Der Bockerer 2 (1996), Der Bockerer (1981) and Solang' die Sterne glüh'n (1958). He was married to Sibylla Antel, Sibylla Thin, Elisabeth Freifrau von Ettingshausen, ...

3. Georg Jacoby

Director | Maske in Blau

Georg Jacoby was an actor, film and theatre director. He started to play on stage in 1915 and in cinema in WWI propaganda films. After 1919, he was only a film director. In 1922, he made The Little Napoleon (1923) ("The Little Napoleon"), in which Marlene Dietrich had a bit part. His first wife was...

4. Michael Kehlmann

Director | Kurzer Prozeß

Michael Kehlmann was born on September 21, 1927 in Vienna, Austria. He was a director and writer, known for Kurzer Prozeß (1967), Telerop 2009 - Es ist noch was zu retten (1974) and Tatort (1970). He died on December 1, 2005 in Vienna.

5. Géza von Bolváry

Director | Opernball

Géza von Bolváry was born on December 26, 1897 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Géza Maria von Bolváry-Zahn. He was a director and actor, known for Opernball (1939), Frühjahrsparade (1934) and Zwischen Strom und Steppe (1939). He was married to Helene von Bolvary. He died on August 10, 1961 in ...

6. Hans Deppe

Director | Der Pfarrer von Kirchfeld

Hans Deppe was born on November 12, 1897 in Berlin, Germany as Hans Johannes Carl Otto Deppe. He was a director and actor, known for The Priest from Kirchfeld (1955), Narren im Schnee (1938) and Solange noch die Rosen blüh'n (1956). He died on September 23, 1969 in West Berlin, West Germany.

7. Karel Lamac

Director | Wo die Lerche singt

Karel Lamac was born on January 27, 1897 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He was a director and actor, known for Wo die Lerche singt (1936), Dobrý voják Svejk (1926) and Svejk na fronte (1926). He was married to Anny Ondra. He died on August 2, 1952 in Hamburg, Germany.

8. Gustaf Molander

Director | En stilla flirt

He attended the Royal Dramatic Theatre's acting school 1907-1909 and went on to become an actor at the same theatre 1913-1926. His first work for the movies was the script to Thomas Graals bästa film (1917) and the follow-up Thomas Graal's Best Child (1918). He made his directing debut with ...

9. Tom Toelle

Director | Das Millionenspiel

Tom Toelle was born on May 19, 1931 in Berlin, Germany. He was a director and writer, known for Das Millionenspiel (1970), Tatort (1970) and Die wahre Geschichte vom geschändeten und wiederhergestellten Kreuz (1963). He was married to Ulli Philipp. He died on March 25, 2006 in Munich, Bavaria,...

10. Alfredo B. Crevenna

Director | Orquídeas para mi esposa

Alfredo B. Crevenna was born on April 22, 1914 in Frankfurt, Germany. He was a director and writer, known for Orquídeas para mi esposa (1954), Una mujer en la calle (1955) and La rebelión de los colgados (1954). He died on August 30, 1996 in Mexico, D.F., Mexico.

11. Kim Chun

Director | He ri jun zai lai

Kim Chun was born in 1926 in Xinhui, Guangdong, China. He was a director and writer, known for He ri jun zai lai (1966), Da ma xi tuan (1964) and En yuan qing tian (1963). He was married to Jeanette Lin Tsui. He died on June 15, 1969 in Hong Kong, China.

12. Sun-Fung Lee

Director | Chun

Sun-Fung Lee was born on April 10, 1909 in Guangdong, China. He was a director and writer, known for Chun (1953), Da di (1954) and Bi xie jian shang ji (1958). He died on May 21, 1985.

13. Tit Lee

Director | Liang Zhu hen shi

Tit Lee was born on January 3, 1913 in Guangdong, China. He was a director and actor, known for Liang Zhu hen shi (1958), Dadao Wang Wu Yuxue Jinchou Ji (1951) and My Daughter (1948). He died on September 27, 1996 in Hong Kong.

14. Wui Ng

Director | Shen gong

Wui Ng was born on December 3, 1913 in Guangzhou, China. He was a director and actor, known for Shen gong (1968), Thunderstorm (1957) and Bao lian deng (1956). He died on March 1, 1996 in Hong Kong.

15. Edward Dmytryk

Director | Crossfire

Edward Dmytryk grew up in San Francisco, the son of Ukrainian immigrants. After his mother died when he was 6, his strict disciplinarian father beat the boy frequently, and the child began running away while in his early teens. Eventually, juvenile authorities allowed him to live alone at the age ...

16. Kwon-taek Im

Director | Chunhyangdyun

Born in Changsong, Cheollanam-do, 2 May 1936. He grew up in the southern city Kwangju, where he completed senior high school. His family suffered considerable hardships and losses in the Korean War, so he had to move to Pusan in search of work: he was a labourer before trying to start a business ...

17. Soo-yong Kim

Director | Angae

Soo-yong Kim is a director and actor, known for Mist (1967), Seashore Village (1965) and Flames in the Valley (1967).

18. Young Nam Ko

Director | Salangui noye

Young Nam Ko is a director and editor, known for Salangui noye (1982), Dulchulgi nunmulsoge (1971) and Myeongdong 44 beonji (1965).

19. Masahiro Makino

Director | Rônin-gai - Dai-ichi-wa: Utsukushiki emono

Masahiro Makino was born on February 29, 1908 in Kyoto, Japan as Masatada Makino. He was a director and actor, known for Rônin-gai - Dai-ichi-wa: Utsukushiki emono (1928), Kubi no za (1929) and Rônin-gai (1957). He was married to Yukiko Todoroki. He died on October 29, 1993.

20. Kôji Wakamatsu

Director | Jitsuroku Rengo Sekigun: Asama sanso e no michi

The pioneering Kôji Wakamatsu (born Ito Takashi) was a contemporary of Oshima Nagisa and equally controversial, yet not as famous. The man was born in Miyagi Prefecture in the north of Japan before dropping out of agricultural school, some say following a physical altercation, moving to Tokyo at ...

21. Nejat Saydam

Director | Dinmeyen sizi

Nejat Saydam was born in 1929 in Istanbul, Turkey. He was a director and writer, known for Dinmeyen sizi (1972), Mahpus (1973) and Ask hikayesi (1971). He died on October 25, 2000 in Istanbul.

22. Camillo Mastrocinque

Director | I mariti (Tempesta d'anime)

Camillo Mastrocinque was born on May 11, 1901 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for I mariti (Tempesta d'anime) (1941), Don Pasquale (1940) and Lost in the Dark (1947). He died on April 23, 1969 in Rome.

23. Jeffrey Schwarz

Producer | The Fabulous Allan Carr

Jeffrey Schwarz is an Emmy Award-winning producer, director and editor based in Los Angeles. His latest documentary is "The Fabulous Allan Carr," which premiered at the 2017 Seattle International Film Festival. Previous work includes the 2015 SXSW premiere "Tab Hunter Confidential," the Emmy ...

24. Franz Peter Wirth

Director | Helden

Franz Peter Wirth was born on September 22, 1919 in Munich, Germany. He was a director and writer, known for Arms and the Man (1958), Ein Stück Himmel (1982) and Al Capone im deutschen Wald (1969). He died on October 17, 1999 in Berg, Bavaria, Germany.

25. Luis César Amadori

Director | Madreselva

Luis César Amadori was born on May 28, 1903 in Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for Honeysuckle (1938), Naked Passion (1953) and God Bless You (1948). He was married to Zully Moreno. He died on June 5, 1977 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

26. Jing Wong

Writer | Hak bak jin cheung

Wong Jing is one of Hong Kong's most prolific, talented and controversial filmmakers. His directorial style, at best, manages to combine commercial appeal and artistic aspects. Most of his films were among the biggest box office hits, partly due to possessing an amazing sense of what would play ...

27. Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen

Director | ABCs of Death 2

Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen was born on July 21, 1971 in Benin City, Nigeria. He is a director and producer, known for ABCs of Death 2 (2014), Home in Exile (2010) and Invasion 1897 (2014).

28. Enrique Carreras

Director | La valija

Enrique Carreras was born on January 6, 1925 in Lima, Peru as Enrique Santes Morello. He was a director and writer, known for La valija (1971), The Escaped (1964) and Crazy Women (1977). He was married to Mercedes Carreras. He died on August 29, 1995 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

29. Mike Newell

Director | Four Weddings and a Funeral

Attended Cambridge University. Three year training course at Granada Television, with intention of going into theatre. Graduated to directing TV plays, building strong reputation for work with David Hare, David Edgar, Hohn, John Osborne, Jack Rosenthal.

30. Franz Josef Gottlieb

Director | Mister Dynamit - Morgen küßt euch der Tod

Franz Josef Gottlieb was born on November 1, 1930 in Semmering, Lower Austria, Austria. He was a director and writer, known for Die Slowly, You'll Enjoy It More (1967), Der Fluch der gelben Schlange (1963) and Kartoffeln mit Stippe (1990). He was married to Elisabeth Krogh and Doris Kirchner. He ...

31. Shûe Matsubayashi

Director | Sekai daisensô

After starting at Toho in 1942, Matsubayashi's career, like that of so many others, was stalled by the Second World War. After serving in the Imperial Navy, to which he was fiercely loyal, Matsubayashi returned to the industry via the Shintoho studio in 1946. Shintoho gave him his first directorial...

32. Hiroshi Inagaki

Director | Wasurerareta kora

Inagaki's career in film began as an actor--a child actor, in fact, appearing in numerous silent films beginning at the very dawn of Japanese cinema. This is probably why he was promoted to director at the unusually (for Japan) young age of 22. Along with producer Mansaku Itami (later the father of...

33. Chano Urueta

Actor | The Wild Bunch

Chano Urueta was born in 1904 in Cusihuaráchic, Chihuahua, Mexico. He was a director and writer, known for The Wild Bunch (1969), The Magnificent Beast (1953) and El ratón (1957). He died on March 23, 1979 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.

34. René Cardona Jr.

Director | Treasure of the Amazon

René Cardona Jr. was born on May 11, 1939 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He was a director and writer, known for Treasure of the Amazon (1985), The Bermuda Triangle (1978) and Tintorera: Killer Shark (1977). He died on February 5, 2003 in Mexico City, Mexico.

35. Ramón Peón

Director | Ella

Ramón Peón was born on June 5, 1887 in Havana, Cuba. He was a director and writer, known for Ella (1946), Beyond Death (1935) and Se acabaron las mujeres (1946). He died on February 2, 1971 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

36. Sadao Nakajima

Director | Seburi monogatari

Born in Chiba in 1934, Nakajima joined Toei in 1959, and was promoted to director there in 1964. He has never directed outside the studio since, and has been well regarded there as one of Toei's most prolific and dependable hitmakers. In the 1960s, Nakajima concentrated on samurai films, but found ...

37. Kajirô Yamamoto

Director | Hawai · Maree oki kaisen

Kajirô Yamamoto was born on March 15, 1902 in Tokyo, Japan. He was a director and writer, known for Hawai · Maree oki kaisen (1942), Tôkyô no kyûjitsu (1958) and Haru no kyôen (1947). He died on September 28, 1974 in Japan.

39. Teinosuke Kinugasa

Director | Jigokumon

Former female impersonator who entered films in 1917 as an actor, turned to directing in 1922 and made some of the most formally brilliant Japanese films of the following decades. The few of Kinugasa's early works to have reached the West betray a highly mature, sophisticated talent. His best-known...

40. Shôgorô Nishimura

Director | Karusarû maki: yoru wa shî o nurasu

Born in Japan in 1930, Shogoro Nishimura joined Nikkatsu Studios in 1954, and was first promoted to director in 1963 with the well-received Keirinshô ningyô jôki. He spent the rest of that decade directing Nikkatsu programmers of varying quality. With the 1970s came the studio's shift to making ...

41. Daisuke Itô

Writer | Zoku ôoka seidan mazohe daiichi

Daisuke Itô was born on October 13, 1898 in Tokyo, Japan. He was a writer and director, known for Zoku ôoka seidan mazohe daiichi (1930), The Conspirator (1961) and Chuji Tabinikki Daisanbu Goyohen (1927). He died on July 19, 1981 in Japan.

43. León Klimovsky

Director | La paz empieza nunca

León Klimovsky was born on October 16, 1906 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as León Klimovsky Dulfano. He was a director and writer, known for La paz empieza nunca (1960), La pícara molinera (1955) and Leap to Fame (1959). He was married to Inés de Tolosa. He died on April 8, 1996 in Madrid, ...

44. Gilberto Martínez Solares

Director | El diario íntimo de una cabaretera

Spent some time in Guadalajara and Penjamo during the Mexican revolution. Established two photographic studios in Mxico city, one in Hollywood and one in Paris. He returned to Mexico in 1934 and debuted as a film Photographer in "Adios Nicanor" (1935). In 1938 he made his debut as a director with "...

46. Pedro Lazaga

Director | La patrulla

Pedro Lazaga was born on October 3, 1918 in Valls, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain as Pedro Lazaga Sabater. He was a director and writer, known for La patrulla (1954), María Morena (1951) and Los chicos del Preu (1967). He died on November 30, 1979 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

47. Alice O'Fredericks

Director | Week-end

Alice O'Fredericks was born on September 8, 1900 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Alice Otha Frederiksen. She was a director and writer, known for Week-end (1935), Blaavand melder Storm (1938) and Smil og Taare (1923). She was married to Oskar Klintholm. She died on February 18, 1968 ...

48. Lau Lauritzen

Director | Farlig ungdom

Lau Lauritzen was born on June 26, 1910 in Vejle, Denmark. He was a director and actor, known for Farlig ungdom (1953), The Face of Truth (1951) and Cafe Paradise (1950). He was married to Lisbeth Movin. He died on May 12, 1977 in Denmark.

49. Martin Fric

Director | Hej-rup!

Martin Fric was born on March 29, 1902 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He was a director and writer, known for Workers, Let's Go (1934), Capek's Tales (1947) and The Secret of Blood (1953). He was married to Suzanne Marwille. He died on August 26, 1968 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

50. Otakar Vávra

Writer | Kladivo na carodejnice

Otakar Vávra was born on February 28, 1911 in Hradec Kralove, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He was a writer and director, known for Witchhammer (1970), Romance for Bugle (1967) and Days of Betrayal (1973). He died on September 15, 2011 in Prague, Czech Republic.

51. Miklós Jancsó

Director | Csillagosok, katonák

Miklos Jancsó was born in 1921 in Vac, Hungary. His mother Angela Poparada was Romanian and his father Sandor Jancsó Hungarian. Jancsó received a degree in Law from the University of Cluj-Napoca in 1944. After fighting in WWII and a brief period as a POW, he chose to join the Film and Theater ...

52. Luigi Comencini

Writer | Voltati Eugenio

Luigi Comencini was born on June 8, 1916 in Salò, Lombardy, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Eugenio (1980), Everybody Go Home! (1960) and Bread, Love and Dreams (1953). He was married to Giulia Grifeo. He died on April 6, 2007 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

53. Carlo Vanzina

Writer | Selvaggi

Born in Rome in 1951, he is the brother of Enrico Vanzina, movie writer: the two are the sons of Steno (aka Stefano Vanzina). Carlo studied in a French school in Rome. He began his professional career in cinematography in 1969 as assistant director to his father and Mario Monicelli.

54. Marino Girolami

Director | Caccia al marito

Marino Girolami was born on February 1, 1914 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for Caccia al marito (1960), My Friend, Dr. Jekyll (1960) and Le tardone (1964). He died on February 20, 1994 in Rome.

55. Narayana Rao Dasari

Director | Meghasandesam

Narayana Rao Dasari was born on May 4, 1947 in Palakol, West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh, India. He was a director and writer, known for Meghasandesam (1983), Gorintaku (1979) and Surigadu (1992). He was married to Dasari Padma. He died on May 30, 2017 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

56. Yôji Yamada

Writer | Tasogare Seibei

Yamada Yoji graduated Tokyo University in 1954, the year he joined Shochiku as an assistant director. In 1969, he launched the popular "Tora-san" series, the world's longest theatrical film series. "The Twilight Samurai" (The Twilight Samurai (2002)) marks his 77th film as well as his 41th year as ...

57. E.W. Emo

Director | 13 Stühle

E.W. Emo was born on July 11, 1898 in Seebarn, Austria-Hungary as Emerich Josef Wojtek. He was a director and writer, known for 13 Stühle (1938), Kleine Melodie aus Wien (1948) and The Cabbie's Song (1936). He was married to Anita Dorris. He died on December 2, 1975 in Vienna, Austria.

58. Jack Gold

Director | Aces High

Jack Gold was born on June 28, 1930 in London, England. He was a director and producer, known for Aces High (1976), The National Health (1973) and Famine (1967). He was married to Denyse Alexander. He died on August 9, 2015.

59. Orhan Aksoy

Director | Hayat mi Bu?

Orhan Aksoy was born on January 10, 1930 in Mustafakemalpasa, Bursa, Turkey. He was a director and writer, known for Hayat mi Bu? (1972), Kederli Günlerim (1967) and The Soft Flesh (1994). He died on January 22, 2008 in Istanbul, Turkey.

60. Osman F. Seden

Writer | Hindistan cevizi

Osman F. Seden was born on March 22, 1924 in Istanbul, Turkey as Osman Fahir Seden. He was a writer and director, known for The Coconut (1967), Hizir Dede (1964) and Sönen yildiz (1956). He died on September 1, 1998 in Istanbul.

61. Orhan Elmas

Director | Ezo Gelin

Orhan Elmas was born on January 20, 1927 in Istanbul, Turkey. He was a director and writer, known for Ezo Gelin (1968), Disi eskiya (1969) and Öleceksek ölelim (1970). He was married to Alev Koral. He died on April 26, 2002 in Istanbul.

62. Ülkü Erakalin

Director | Ölmüs bir kadinin mektuplari

Ülkü Erakalin was born on July 9, 1934 in Istanbul, Turkey. He was a director and writer, known for Ölmüs bir kadinin mektuplari (1969), Dikiz aynasi (1973) and Üvey ana (1971). He died on April 6, 2016 in Istanbul.

63. Atif Yilmaz

Director | Bir Yudum Sevgi

Atif Yilmaz was born on December 9, 1925 in Mersin, Turkey as Atif Yilmaz Batibeki. He was a director and writer, known for Bir Yudum Sevgi (1984), The Girl with the Red Scarf (1977) and Kesanli Ali's Epic (1964). He was married to Deniz Türkali, Nurhan Nur and Ayse Sasa. He died on May 5, 2006 in ...

64. Xaver Schwarzenberger

Cinematographer | Otto - Der Film

Xaver Schwarzenberger was born on April 21, 1946 in Vienna, Austria. He is a cinematographer and director, known for Otto - Der Film (1985), Donauwalzer (1984) and Der stille Ozean (1983).

65. Rudi Dolezal

Director | Ambros: 25 Jahre

Rudi Dolezal was born on February 5, 1958 in Vienna, Austria. He is a director and producer, known for Ambros: 25 Jahre (1996), Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (2006) and Freddie Mercury, the Untold Story (2000).

66. Hannes Rossacher

Director | Ambros: 25 Jahre

Hannes Rossacher was born on October 16, 1952 in Steyr, Austria. He is a director and producer, known for Ambros: 25 Jahre (1996), Power Vision - Pop Galerie (1995) and The Joel Files (2001).

67. Peter von Bagh

Director | Kreivi

Peter von Bagh was born on August 29, 1943 in Helsinki, Finland as Kari Peter Conrad von Bagh. He was a director and writer, known for The Count (1971), 1939 (1993) and Viimeinen kesä (1992). He died on September 17, 2014 in Finland.

68. Josée Dayan

Director | Le Comte de Monte Cristo

Josée Dayan was born on October 6, 1943 in Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, France. She is a director and producer, known for The Count of Monte Cristo (1998), Capitaine Marleau (2015) and A Cursed Monarchy (2005).

69. Yuen Chor

Writer | for Xing xing yue liang tai yang: shang

His father was a famed Cantonese film actor. After studying in the Department of Chemistry in Zhongsha University for 3 years, Chor joined the movie industry as a writer in 1956. His film debut was "The Soul Stealer" directed by Ng Wui. Soon he began working as an assistant director and finally ...

71. Sidney J. Furie

Director | Superman IV: The Quest for Peace

Toronto-born Sidney J. Furie has enjoyed an incredibly distinguished career that has spanned more than five decades. Having dabbled in every genre, Furie has directed films starring Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra, Robert Redford, Diana Ross, Michael Caine, Peter O'Toole, Rodney Dangerfield, Barbara ...

72. José Díaz Morales

Director | La revoltosa

José Díaz Morales was born on July 31, 1908 in Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain. He is a director and writer, known for La revoltosa (1950), Baron Brakola (1967) and Grave Robbers (1966).

73. Julián Soler

Director | La mujer X

Julián Soler was born on February 17, 1907 in Jiménez, Chihuahua, Mexico as Julián Díaz Pavía. He was a director and actor, known for La mujer X (1955), Santo vs. Blue Demon in Atlantis (1970) and Los platillos voladores (1956). He died on May 5, 1977 in Mexico City, Mexico.

74. Kostas Karagiannis

Director | O dromos me ta kokkina fota

Kostas Karagiannis was born in 1932 in Athens, Greece. He was a director and writer, known for O dromos me ta kokkina fota (1963), Myrtle (1961) and O drakos, to prosopo tis imeras (1983). He died on February 17, 1993 in Athens.

75. Giannis Dalianidis

Director | Kati na kaii

Giannis Dalianidis was born on December 31, 1923 in Thessaloniki, Greece. He was a director and writer, known for Kati na kaii (1964), Lovers of Dreams (1974) and O magas me to trikyklo (1972). He died on October 16, 2010 in Piraeus, Greece.

76. Peter Beauvais

Director | Im Reservat

Peter Beauvais was born on September 9, 1916 in Weißenstadt, Germany. He was a director and writer, known for Im Reservat (1973), Sommer in Lesmona (1987) and Liebe, Luft und lauter Lügen (1959). He was married to Barbara Beauvais, Sabine Sinjen, Karin Hübner and Ilsemarie Schnering. He died ...

77. Alexander Kluge

Director | Abschied von gestern - (Anita G.)

Writer. Director. Producer. Studied law and graduated. Was one of the founders of the Oberhausener Manifest in 1962. Since 1962 Headmaster of the 'Institut fuer Filmgestaltung' at the 'Hochschule fuer Gestaltung' in Ulm, Germany. Since 1988 produces broadcastings dealing with cultural aspects in ...

78. Javier Aguirre

Director | Tiempo abierto

Javier Aguirre was born on June 13, 1935 in Donostia-San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, Spain as Javier Aguirre Fernández. He was a director and writer, known for Tiempo abierto (1963), Pasajes tres (lo viejo, lo nuevo y más) (1961) and El insólito embarazo de los Martínez (...

79. Mariano Ozores

Writer | La hora incógnita

Mariano Ozores was born on October 5, 1926 in Madrid, Spain as Mariano Ozores Puchol. He is a writer and director, known for La hora incógnita (1964), Dos chicas de revista (1972) and La red de mi canción (1971). He is married to Teresa. They have one child.

80. Godfrey Ho

Director | The Ninja Squad

Godfrey Ho was born in 1948 in Hong Kong as Chi Kueng Ho. He is a director and writer, known for The Ninja Squad (1986), Thunder of Gigantic Serpent (1988) and Thunder Ninja Kids: The Hunt for the Devil Boxer (1991).

81. Arthur Allan Seidelman

Director | A Christmas Carol

Arthur Allan Seidelman is a director and actor, known for A Christmas Carol: The Musical (2004), Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks (2014) and The Sisters (2005).

82. Teruo Ishii

Director | Gensen-Kan Shujin

Teruo Ishii was born on January 1, 1924 in Tokyo, Japan as Teruo Kitagawa. He was a director and writer, known for Gensen-Kan Inn (1994), Yasagure anego den: Sôkatsu rinchi (1973) and An Outlaw (1964). He died on August 12, 2005 in Tokyo.

83. Tom Clegg

Director | McVicar

Tom Clegg was born on October 16, 1934 in Lancashire, England as Thomas Harrison Clegg. He is known for his work on McVicar (1980), Slagskämpen (1984) and Sharpe's Enemy (1994). He was married to Audrey Clegg. He died on July 25, 2016 in the UK.

84. Sasikumar

Director | Pancha Thanthram

Sasikumar was born in Alleppey, Kerala, India. He is a director and writer, known for Pancha Thanthram (1974), Rajavazhcha (1990) and Swanthamevide Bandhamevide (1984).

85. Yilmaz Atadeniz

Director | Yilmayan seytan

Yilmaz Atadeniz was born in Arnavutköy in Istanbul in 1932. He studied engineering at Robert College, but left the school and started working in the Cinema and film business as an assistant editor with his brother Orhan Atadeniz. Later, Yilmaz became an assistant director of famous director such as...

86. Türker Inanoglu

Producer | Arka Sokaklar

Türker Inanoglu (born May 18, 1936) is a Turkish screenwriter, film director and producer.

He married first the film actress Filiz Akin, and after his divorce Gülsen Bubikoglu, another former Turkish movie star. They have two children, a son, Ilker and a daughter, Zeynep.

Inanoglu came in contact ...

87. Omiros Efstratiadis

Director | Ta paidia ton louloudion

Omiros Efstratiadis was born on May 3, 1938 in Piraeus, Greece. He is a director and writer, known for Ta paidia ton louloudion (1973), Provocation (1972) and Roda Tsanta Kai Kopana No. 5 (2019).

88. Zdravko Sotra

Director | Vise od igre

Zdravko Sotra was born on February 13, 1933 in Stolac, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Yugoslavia. He is a director and writer, known for Vise od igre (1976), Barking at the Stars (1998) and Ranjeni orao (2008).

89. Brian Large

Director | Tosca: In the Settings and at the Times of Tosca

Brian Large was born on February 16, 1939 in London, England. He is a director and producer, known for Tosca: In the Settings and at the Times of Tosca (1992), Music on 2 (1965) and Horowitz in Moscow (1986).

90. William Beaudine

Director | The Ape Man

William Beaudine, the director of nearly 350 known films (nearly one for every day of the year; some listings of his work put his output at 500 movies and hundreds of TV episodes) and scores of television episodes, enjoyed a directing career that stretched across seven decades from the 'Teens to ...

91. Lesley Selander

Director | The Pilgrim Lady

Lesley Selander's film career, which lasted more than 40 years, started in the early 1920s as a teenager when he got a job at a studio as a lab technician. He soon managed to work his way into the production end of the business and secured employment as a camera operator, then an assistant director...

92. John English

Director | Captain America

Godfather to Jay Dee Witney, son of director William Witney.

93. Joseph Sargent

Director | Jaws: The Revenge

Joseph Sargent was born on July 22, 1925 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Giuseppe Daniele Sorgente. He was a director and actor, known for Jaws: The Revenge (1987), Nightmares (1983) and Star Trek: The Original Series (1966). He was married to Carolyn Nelson and Mary Carver. He died on December ...

94. Paul Landres

Director | Navy Bound

Attended UCLA for two years but dropped out to enter the film industry.

95. R.G. Springsteen

Director | Harbor of Missing Men

Competent director of B-westerns, a mainstay at Republic from 1945-56. Subsequently directed many episodes for western TV series, including Bonanza (1959), Rawhide (1959), Laramie (1959) and Wagon Train (1957).

96. Karel Kachyna

Director | Nadeje

Karel Kachyna was born on May 1, 1924 in Vyskov, Czechoslovakia. He was a director and writer, known for The Hope (1964), The High Wall (1964) and The Ear (1990). He was married to Alena Mihulová. He died on March 12, 2004 in Prague, Czech Republic.

97. Dré Poppe

Director | De dans van de reiger

Dré Poppe was born on May 26, 1922 in Gent, Flanders, Belgium as André Poppe. He was a director and actor, known for De dans van de reiger (1977), Bompa (1989) and Wacht tot hij opbelt (1981). He died on July 12, 2002 in Oostende, Flanders.

98. I.V. Sasi

Director | Eeta

I.V. Sasi was born in 1946 in Kerala, British India as Irruppam Veedu Sasidaran. He was a director and producer, known for Eeta (1978), Itha Ivide Vare (1977) and Karimpin Poovinakkare (1985). He was married to Seema. He died on October 24, 2017 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

99. Homi Master

Director | Fankdo Fituri

Homi Master was a director and writer, known for Fankdo Fituri (1925), Do Ghadi Ki Mauj (1935) and Ghar Jamai (1935). He died in 1949.

100. William Nigh

Director | Born Rich

William Nigh was born on October 12, 1881 in Berlin, Wisconsin, USA as Emil Kreuske. He was a director and actor, known for Born Rich (1924), The Lightning Flyer (1931) and Notorious Gallagher; or, His Great Triumph (1916). He died on November 27, 1955 in Burbank, California, USA.

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