Director Knockout: Round 1 – Results

Thanks to everyone who voted in round 1 of Director Knockout! Click HERE to see the updated bracket.

Here are the results:

Lynch vs. Capra

  • David Lynch (63%) Frank Capra (38%) – Lynch wins

Kurosawa vs. Lang

  • Akira Kurosawa (67%) Fritz Lang (33%) – Kurosawa wins 

Chaplin vs. Griffith

  • Charlie Chaplin (57%) D.W. Griffith (43%) – Chaplin wins

Campion vs. Keaton

  • Jane Campion (43%) Buster Keaton (57%) – Keaton wins

Kubrick vs. Coppola

  • Stanley Kubrick (87%) Francis Ford Coppola (14%) – Kubrick wins

Curtiz vs. Bigelow

  • Michael Curtiz (52%) Kathryn Bigelow (48%) – Curtiz wins

Bergman vs. Powell

  • Ingmar Bergman (60%) Michael Powell (40%) – Bergman wins

Fellini vs. Anderson

  • Federico Fellini (71%) Wes Anderson (29%) – Fellini wins

Varda vs. Scorsese

  • Agnes Varda (38%) Martin Scorsese (63%) – Scorsese wins

Coppola vs. Denis

  • Sofia Coppola (73%) Claire Denis (27%) – Coppola wins

Spielberg vs. Coen

  • Steven Spielberg (14%) Joel & Ethan Coen (86%) – Coen’s win

Ford vs. Tarantino

  • John Ford (43%) Quentin Tarantino (57%) – Tarantino wins

Hitchcock vs. Hawks

  • Alfred Hitchcock (84%) Howard Hawks (16%) – Hitchcock wins

Welles vs. Wilder

  • Orson Welles (67%) Billy Wilder (33%) – Welles wins

Eisenstein vs. Allen

  • Sergei Eisenstein (40%) Woody Allen (60%) – Allen wins

Godard vs. Wise

  • Jean-Luc Godard (80%) Robert Wise (20%) – Godard wins
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One Comment Add yours

  1. beetleypete says:

    I only got about 50% of my favourites through! Oh well, at least Orson and Akira are still in the running.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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