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1 Miss-Direction
Many fine film directors have started their careers as actors. Unfortunately more men have made the leap than have women. Here are a few, fine ladies who have entertained us from both sides of the camera.
10 Q
Apr 15 14
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2 Film Directors
I'll give you three films. You tell me who directed them. Movies are in chronological order. Good Luck!
10 Q
May 14 08
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3 Do What You Want
What could go wrong? Over the years, directors have had varying degrees of studio influences in their works. But some shine through as auteurs, placing their trademark style into the movies. Can you identify these ten?
10 Q
Aug 08 13
351 plays
4 Who Says Directors are Ignored?
Maybe they often are, but you cannot say the same about these special actor/director-relationships!
10 Q
Sep 01 11
507 plays
5 The Great Directors Volume 1
Over the last 100 years of movie making there have been many directors who have risen to the top of their profession by outstanding work. See if you can match the movie with the director- some may be straightforward, others more tricky. Good luck!
10 Q
May 22 09
831 plays
6 Guess Who Directed that Brutal Movie
I will give you a description of a good graphic thriller, and you guess who directed it. It's that simple.
10 Q
Jul 22 09
540 plays
7 Directors You Definitely Know
My first quiz (of a similar name...) was apparently kinda tough. This one shouldn't be. Have a go.
10 Q
May 17 11
564 plays
8 Guess the Horror Movie Director
Hey horror fans, try to guess which person directed these films!
10 Q
Sep 09 09
507 plays
9 Name the Director (Multiple Choice)
Name the directors of 10 classic American movies. All questions are multiple choice.
10 Q
Apr 11 12
519 plays
10 Movie Directors
Choose the director for the movies listed.
25 Q
May 24 01
2892 plays
11 Directors
I will give you three movie titles and you give me the correct director.
10 Q
Nov 04 12
408 plays
12 Directors Who Act -- Actors Who Direct
Some directors also appear on camera, sometimes in their own movies, sometimes in other directors' films. Some veteran actors also direct. Name these multi-talented people.
10 Q
Jul 11 02
1941 plays
13 Movie Directors II
I'll name the movies, you name who directed them.
25 Q
May 30 01
2055 plays
14 ...And Cut! A Quiz on Movie Directors
Directing a good movie can be a very difficult task. This is a quiz on some of my favorite filmmakers! Please enjoy the quiz.
10 Q
Feb 04 06
906 plays
15 Who is the Director?
I will name the film and you pick the director from the multiple choice options. Enjoy.
10 Q
Apr 17 02
2319 plays
16 Directors You Should Know
Can you name the director from the clues provided? I CAN. muah ha ha ha.
10 Q
May 10 11
336 plays
17 Directors Who Directed Themselves
This is 10 multiple choice questions. Find the right actor-director for the movie. Good Luck and have fun!
10 Q
Oct 03 00
1851 plays
18 Directors of Best Pictures
You will have to know the directors of movies that have won Best Picture honor.
10 Q
Dec 16 04
960 plays
19 Who Directed This Horror Flick?
You might have seen the movies, but do you know who directed them? Take this quiz and see just how much you know about some of the most famous horror movies and their directors. Good luck and have fun!
10 Q
Dec 02 03
990 plays
20 Director Match-Up
I give you the movie title, you tell me which of the four listed directed it. These are some of my favorite movies, so have fun!!
15 Q
Mar 20 01
1119 plays
21 Directors Quiz
Choose the director of the three movies. From Charlie Chaplin to Stanley Kramer.
25 Q
Apr 10 01
1533 plays
22 New Zealand Film Directors
The 1970s saw the establishment of the New Zealand Film Commission to encourage and help promote films made in NZ, by New Zealanders. In the thirty years since, many of our filmmakers have become household names.
10 Q
Oct 26 06
333 plays
23 Who Directed ...? (12)
How well do you know your directors?
10 Q
Aug 10 02
969 plays
24 Lights, Camera, Action ... Here Comes The Director
What makes a classic movie? Fine acting, great script, brilliant direction? Whatever your opinion, here are some classic movies that have "made the grade". All you have to do is tell me who directed them!
10 Q
Nov 11 02
831 plays
25 Horror Movie Directors
This quiz tests your knowledge of horror movie directors. I will supply the movie, you guess who directed it.
15 Q
Dec 18 01
876 plays
26 Directors of Movies from 2001 (2)
I will give you a film released in 2001 and you try to name the director.
10 Q
Jul 19 02
789 plays
27 Match the Director and Movie
I'll give you the name of a movie, and you choose the correct director.
5 Q
Jan 25 01
1110 plays
28 Classic Directors
Try to name the directors of the following classic movies.
10 Q
May 17 01
945 plays
29 Who Directed...? (11)
I'll name the movie you tell me who directed it. Good luck.
10 Q
Aug 08 02
1167 plays
30 Who Done It?
Who Done It? Pretty straight forward. I will give you the name of the movie and you tell me who directed it. You must know a fair amount about international cinema, specifically Japanese, Chinese, British and American classics. Aight?!
20 Q
Feb 26 03
603 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* Which one of the following was not an encyclical from the 'Pope of Trash', John Waters?
* The general awfulness of which one of these movies cannot be attributed to the directorship of Ed Wood?
* Roger Corman churned out plenty of cheap drive-in movies and dabbled in practically every movie genre, but which one of the following was not one of his?
* Stephanie Rothman mixed feminism with sleaze in the films she directed for Roger Corman's New World Pictures. Which one of the following was not hers, but the work of one of her colleagues?
* He may have been nominated for an Oscar for directing "Women in Love" (1970), but Ken Russell has also made many tasteless epics which only his cult following could love. Which of the following isn't one of his?

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