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Poll: Best Director Winners in IMDb Top 250

Film directors have incredibly unique visions in how they visualize a screenplay and go about fulfilling said vision. They are all storytellers whose success in a role depends on the coordination of people who share and believe in a similar vision. These films all showed outstanding artistic and dramatic aspects, taking home the Academy Award for Best Director for their efforts.

Which of these winners of the Academy Award for Best Director (in the IMDb Top 250 as of Nov 1, 2017) do you love most for its beautiful direction?

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    All About Eve (1950)

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    Amadeus (1984)

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    American Beauty (1999)

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    Annie Hall (1977)

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    The Apartment (1960)

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    A Beautiful Mind (2001)

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    Ben-Hur (1959)

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    The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

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    Braveheart (1995)

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    The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

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    Casablanca (1942)

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    The Deer Hunter (1978)

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    The Departed (2006)

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    Forrest Gump (1994)

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    Gandhi (1982)

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    The Godfather: Part II (1974)

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    Gone with the Wind (1939)

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    The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

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    It Happened One Night (1934)

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    La La Land (2016)

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    Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

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    Million Dollar Baby (2004)

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    No Country for Old Men (2007)

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    On the Waterfront (1954)

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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

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    The Pianist (2002)

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    Platoon (1986)

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    Rocky (1976)

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    Saving Private Ryan (1998)

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    Schindler's List (1993)

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    The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

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    The Sting (1973)

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    The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

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    Unforgiven (1992)