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1. Radu Mihaileanu

Writer | Le concert

Radu Mihaileanu was born on April 23, 1958 in Bucharest, Romania. He is a writer and director, known for The Concert (2009), Live and Become (2005) and Train of Life (1998).

# A Fonte das Mulheres (2011)

# O Concerto (2009)

2. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Writer | Faustrecht der Freiheit

Above all, Rainer Werner Fassbinder was a rebel whose life and art was marked by gross contradiction. Openly homosexual, he married twice; one of his wives acted in his films and the other served as his editor. Accused variously by detractors of being anticommunist, male chauvinist, antiSemitic and...

# O Desespero de Veronika Voss (1982)

# Lola (1981)

# Lili Marleen (1981)

# Terceira Geração (1979)

# Roleta Chinesa (1976)

# O Direito do Mais Forte (1975)

# Martha (1974)

# O Medo Devora a Alma (1974)

# As Lágrimas Amargas de Petra von Kant (1972)

# Whity (1971)

3. Rian Johnson

Director | Knives Out

Rian Johnson was born in Maryland and at a young age his family moved to San Clemente, California, where he was raised. After graduating from high school, he went on to attend the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. His first feature film, Brick (2005), was released in 2005 ...

# Looper - Assassinos do Futuro (2012)

# A Ponta de um Crime (2005)

4. Richard Benjamin

Actor | Westworld

Although his actress wife Paula Prentiss became a star by the early 1960s, it took Richard Benjamin almost fifteen years to establish his screen persona, but the wait was rewarding. After extensive work in theatre as actor and director, and his participation in the cult TV series He & She (1967)...

# Feita por Encomenda (1993)

# Um Dia a Casa Cai (1986)

5. Richard Brooks

Writer | Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Richard Brooks was an Academy Award-winning film writer who also earned six Oscar nominations and achieved success as a film director and producer.

He was born Ruben Sax on May 18, 1912, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His parents were Russian-Jewish immigrants. He graduated from West Philadelphia HS...

# À Procura de Mr. Goodbar (1977)

# A Sangue Frio (1967)

# Lord Jim (1965)

# Gata em Teto de Zinco Quente (1958)

# Os Irmãos Karamazov (1958)

# A Hora da Vingança (1952)

6. Richard Eyre

Director | Notes on a Scandal

Richard Eyre was born on March 28, 1943 in Barnstaple, Devon, England as Richard Charles Hastings Eyre. He is a director and producer, known for Notes on a Scandal (2006), Iris (2001) and Stage Beauty (2004). He has been married to Sue Birtwistle since 1973.

# O Amante (2008)

# Notas sobre um Escândalo (2006)

7. Richard Fleischer

Director | Soylent Green

Richard Fleischer was born on December 8, 1916 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Soylent Green (1973), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) and The Vikings (1958). He was married to Mary Dickson. He died on March 25, 2006 in Woodland Hills, Los ...

# Conan - O Destruidor (1984) # Desafiando o Assassino (1974) # O Fabuloso Doutor Dolittle (1967) # Barrabás (1961) # Estranha Compulsão (1959) # 20.000 Léguas Submarinas (1954)

8. Richard Linklater

Director | Waking Life

Self-taught writer-director Richard Stuart Linklater was born in Houston, Texas, to Diane Margaret (Krieger), who taught at a university, and Charles W. Linklater III. Richard was among the first and most successful talents to emerge during the American independent film renaissance of the 1990s. ...

# Boyhood: Da Infância à Juventude (2014)

# Antes da Meia-Noite (2013)

# Antes do Pôr-do-Sol (2004)

# Antes do Amanhecer (1995)

# O Homem Duplo (2006)

9. Ridley Scott

Producer | The Martian

Described by film producer Michael Deeley as "the very best eye in the business", director Ridley Scott was born on November 30, 1937 in South Shields, Tyne and Wear (then County Durham). His father was an officer in the Royal Engineers and the family followed him as his career posted him ...

# O Conselheiro do Crime (2013)

# Prometheus (2012)

# Robin Hood (2010)

# O Gângster (2007)

# Um Bom Ano (2006)

# Os Vigaristas (2003)

# Hannibal (2001)

# Gladiador (2000)

# Até o Limite da Honra (1997)

# Thelma & Louise (1991)

# Chuva Negra (1989)

# A Lenda (1985)

# Blade Runner - O Caçador de Andróides (1982)

# Alien, O Oitavo Passageiro (1979)

# Os Duelistas (1977)

10. Robert Aldrich

Director | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Robert Aldrich entered the film industry in 1941 when he got a job as a production clerk at RKO Pictures. He soon worked his way up to script clerk, then became an assistant director, a production manager and an associate producer. He began writing and directing for TV series in the early 1950s, ...

# Os Quatro Heróis do Texas (1963)

11. Robert Altman

Director | Gosford Park

Robert Altman was born on February 20th, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri, to B.C. (an insurance salesman) and Helen Altman. He entered St. Peters Catholic school at the age six, and spent a short time at a Catholic high school. From there, he went to Rockhurst High School. It was then that he started...

# A Última Noite (2006)

# Assassinato em Gosford Park (2001)

# Dr. T e as Mulheres (2000)

# A Fortuna de Cookie (1999)

# Kansas City (1996)

# Prêt-à-Porter (1994)

# Short Cuts - Cenas da Vida (1993)

# O Jogador (1992)

# Ária (1987)

# James Dean - o Mito Sobrevive (1982)

# Popeye (1980)

# Quinteto (1979)

# Um Perigoso Adeus (1973)

# Quando os Homens São Homens (1971)

# M.A.S.H. (1970)

# Os Delinquentes (1957)

12. Roger Vadim

Writer | Barbarella

Roger Vadim was born on January 26, 1928 in Paris, France as Roger Vladimir Plemiannikov. He was a writer and director, known for Barbarella (1968), The Game Is Over (1966) and Les liaisons dangereuses (1959). He was married to Marie-Christine Barrault, Catherine Schneider, Jane Fonda, Annette ...

# Barbarella (1968)

13. Robert Bresson

Writer | Au hasard Balthazar

Robert Bresson trained as a painter before moving into films as a screenwriter, making a short film (atypically a comedy), Public Affairs (1934) in 1934. After spending more than a year as a German POW during World War II, he made his debut with Angels of Sin (1943) in 1943. His next film, Les ...

# O Dinheiro (1983)

# O Batedor de Carteiras (1959)

# As Damas do Bosque de Boulogne (1945)

14. Roberto Rossellini

Writer | Paisà

The master filmmaker Roberto Rossellini, as one of the creators of neo-realism, is one of the most influential directors of all time. His neo-realist films influenced France's nouvelle vague movement in the 1950s and '60s that changed the face of international cinema. He also influenced American ...

# Blaise Pascal (1972)

# Sócrates (1971)

# De Crápula a Herói (1959)

# Viagem à Itália (1954)

# Europa 51 (1952)

# Stromboli (1950)

# Alemanha, Ano Zero (1948)

# Paisà (1946)

15. Robert Guédiguian

Producer | Marius et Jeannette

Robert Guédiguian was born on December 3, 1953 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He is a producer and writer, known for Marius and Jeannette (1997), The Town Is Quiet (2000) and The Snows of Kilimanjaro (2011). He has been married to Ariane Ascaride since 1975.

# As Neves do Kilimanjaro (2011)

16. Richard Thorpe

Director | Knights of the Round Table

After working in vaudeville, on the stage and in early movies, Richard Thorpe launched his directing career in 1923. After directing dozens of low-budget comedies and westerns, his talents were recognized in the mid-'30s when he went to work for MGM. Studio chief Louis B. Mayer valued efficiency in...

# O Grande Caruso (1951)

17. Robert Redford

Actor | The Natural

Charles Robert Redford, Jr. was born on August 18, 1936, in Santa Monica, California, to Martha (Hart), from Texas, and Charles Robert Redford, an accountant for Standard Oil, who was originally from Connecticut. He is of English, Scottish, Cornish, and Irish ancestry. Robert's mother died in 1955,...

# Sem Proteção (2012)

18. Richard Lester

Director | A Hard Day's Night

Richard Lester was one of the most influential directors of the 1960s, and continued his career into the 1970s and early '80s. He is best remembered for the two films he helmed starring The Beatles: A Hard Day's Night (1964) and Help! (1965), the frenetic cutting style of which was seen by many as ...

# Superman III (1983)

# Superman II - A Aventura Continua (1980)

# Três Mosqueteiros (1973)

# Petúlia - Um Demônio de Mulher (1968)

# Como Eu Ganhei A Guerra (1967)

19. Robert Rodriguez

Producer | El mariachi

Robert Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, USA, to Rebecca (Villegas), a nurse, and Cecilio G. Rodríguez, a salesman. His family is of Mexican descent.

Of all the people to be amazed by the images of John Carpenter's 1981 sci-fi parable, Escape from New York (1981), none ...

# Alita: Anjo de Combate (2019)

# Machete Mata (2013)

# Machete (2010)

# Planeta Terror (2007)

# Sin City - A Cidade do Pecado (2005)

# Era uma vez no México (2003)

# Prova Final (1998)

# Um Drink no Inferno (1996)

# Grande Hotel - Uma Comédia Cinco Estrelas (1995)

# Balada do Pistoleiro, A (1995)

# El Mariachi (1992)

20. Robert Schwentke

Director | RED

Robert Schwentke was born in 1968 in Stuttgart, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for RED (2010), The Captain (2017) and Tattoo (2002).

# R.I.P.D. - Agentes do Além (2013)

21. René Clair

Writer | Le silence est d'or

René Clair was born on November 11, 1898 in Paris, France as René-Lucien Chomette. He was a writer and director, known for Man About Town (1947), The Grand Maneuver (1955) and Beauties of the Night (1952). He was married to Bronia Clair. He died on March 15, 1981 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

# Entre a Mulher e o Diabo (1950)

# A Nós a Liberdade (1931)

# Sob os Tetos de Paris (1930)

22. Robert Wise

Director | West Side Story

Robert Earl Wise was born on September 10, 1914 in Winchester, Indiana, the youngest of three sons of Olive R. (Longenecker) and Earl Waldo Wise, a meat packer. His parents were both of Pennsylvania Dutch (German) descent. At age nineteen, the avid moviegoer came into the film business through an ...

# Jornada nas Estrelas (1979)

# O Dirigível Hindenburg (1975)

# A Noviça Rebelde (1965)

# Amor, Sublime Amor (1961)

# Quero Viver! (1958)

# O Mar é Nosso Túmulo (1958)

# Marcado pela Sarjeta (1956)

# O Dia em Que a Terra Parou (1951)

# Entre Dois Juramentos (1950)

23. Raoul Walsh

Director | The Roaring Twenties

Raoul Walsh's 52-year directorial career made him a Hollywood legend. Walsh was also an actor: He appeared in the first version of W. Somerset Maugham's "Rain" renamed Sadie Thompson (1928) opposite Gloria Swanson in the title role. He would have played the Cisco Kid in his own film In Old Arizona ...

# O Falcão dos Mares (1951)

# O Último Refúgio (1941)

24. Robert Zemeckis

Writer | Back to the Future

A whiz-kid with special effects, Robert is from the Spielberg camp of film-making (Steven Spielberg produced many of his films). Usually working with writing partner Bob Gale, Robert's earlier films show he has a talent for zany comedy (Romancing the Stone (1984), 1941 (1979)) and special effect ...

# O Voo (2012)

25. Ralph Nelson

Director | Lilies of the Field

In 1959, Emmy Award-winning television director Ralph Nelson directed a 90-minute adaptation of Shakespeare's "Hamlet," with John Neville as the Dane, for the DuPont Show of the Month. Nelson himself adapted the 1601 Quatro (the "pirated" version considered corrupt) in order to make a coherent ...

# Quando é Preciso Ser Homem (1970)

# Uma Voz Nas Sombras (1963)

26. Rob Marshall

Director | Chicago

Rob Marshall was born on October 17, 1960 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. He is known for his work on Chicago (2002), Mary Poppins Returns (2018) and Into the Woods (2014).

# Piratas do Caribe: Navegando em Águas Misteriosas (2011)

# Nine (2009)

# Chicago (2002)

27. Rob Zombie

Director | The Devil's Rejects

Robert Bartleh Cummings, more famously known as Rob Zombie, was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts on January 12, 1965. He is the oldest son of Louise and Robert Cummings, and has a younger brother, Michael David (aka Spider One; b. 1968), who is the lead singer of Powerman 5000. Growing up, Zombie ...

# Halloween II (2009)

# Halloween - O Início (2007)

28. Roger Corman

Actor | The Silence of the Lambs

Roger William Corman was born April 5, 1926, in Detroit, Michigan. Initially following in his father's footsteps, Corman studied engineering at Stanford University but while in school, he began to lose interest in the profession and developed a growing passion for film. Upon graduation, he worked a...

# Os Cinco de Chicago (1970)

# The Trip (1967)

# O Homem dos Olhos de Raio-X (1963)

# O Castelo Assombrado (1963)

# O Corvo (1963)

# O Poço e o Pêndulo (1961)

# A Queda da Casa de Usher (1960)

# A Pequena Loja dos Horrores (1960)

29. Roland Emmerich

Writer | Independence Day

Roland Emmerich is a German film director and producer of blockbuster films like The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Godzilla (1998), Independence Day (1996) and The Patriot (2000). Before fame, he originally wanted to be a production designer, but decided to be a director, after watching the original ...

# O Ataque (2013)

# Anônimo (2011)

# 2012 (2009)

# Dia Depois de Amanhã, O (2004)

# Godzilla (1998)

# Independence Day (1996)

# Stargate (1994)

# Soldado Universal (1992)

30. Roman Polanski

Actor | Chinatown

Roman Polanski is a Polish film director, producer, writer and actor. Having made films in Poland, Britain, France and the USA, he is considered one of the few truly international filmmakers. Roman Polanski was born in Paris in 1933.

His parents returned to Poland from France in 1936, three years ...

# A Pele de Vênus (2013)

# Oliver Twist (2005)

31. Ronald Neame

Director | Golden Salamander

A British filmmaker who, over the years, worked as assistant director, cinematographer, producer, writer and ultimately director, Ronald Neame was born on April 23, 1911. His father, Elwin Neame, was a film director and his mother, Ivy Close, was a film star. During the 1920s, he started working at...

# Um Juiz Muito Louco (1981)

# O Espião Trapalhão (1980)

O Dossiê de Odessa (1974)

# O Destino de Poseidon (1972)

32. Ron Howard

Actor | Arrested Development

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard is one of this generation's most popular directors. From the critically acclaimed dramas A Beautiful Mind (2001) and Apollo 13 (1995) to the hit comedies Parenthood (1989) and Splash (1984), he has created some of Hollywood's most memorable films.

Howard ...

# Han Solo: Uma História Star Wars (2018)

# Rush: No Limite da Emoção (2013)

# Anjos e Demônios (2009)

# Frost/Nixon (2008)

# O Código da Vinci (2006)

# Uma Mente Brilhante (2001)

# O Preço de um Resgate (1996)

# Apollo 13 - Do Desastre ao Triunfo (1995)

# O Jornal (1994)

# Cortina de Fogo (1991)

# Willow - Na Terra da Magia (1988)

# Cocoon (1985)

33. Ruben Fleischer

Ruben Fleischer was born on October 31, 1974 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Ruben Samuel Fleischer. He is a producer and writer, known for Jekyll. He has been married to Holly Shakoor Fleischer since November 10, 2012.

# 30 Minutos ou Menos (2011)

# Zumbilândia (2009)

34. Rouben Mamoulian

Director | Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Rouben Mamoulian was born on October 8, 1897 in Tiflis, Russian Empire as Rouben Zachary Mamoulian. He was a director and writer, known for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931), Applause (1929) and Becky Sharp (1935). He was married to Azadia Newman. He died on December 4, 1987 in Woodland Hills, Los ...

Meias de Seda (1957)

35. Richard Boleslawski

Director | Theodora Goes Wild

Inventing a stage name "Boleslawski" (later spelled also "Boleslavsky"), young Pole Boleslaw Ryszard Srzednicki left his second home (Odessa, Russian Empire) to study theatre and train as an actor at the world-famous Moscow Art Theatre before and during WW I. He also acted in a few early Russian ...

# Os Miseráveis (1935)

#O Véu Pintado (1934)

36. Roy Ward Baker

Director | Asylum

Roy Ward Baker's first job in films was as a teaboy at the Gainsborough Studios in London, England, but within three years he was working as an assistant director. During World War II, he worked in the Army Kinematograph Unit under Eric Ambler, a writer and film producer, who, after the war, gave ...

# Histórias Extraordinárias (1968)

# Almas Desesperadas (1952)

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