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    How Well Do You Know Film Directors?

    Do you pay attention to the credits at the movie theater? Let’s find out!

    1. Who directed Some Like It Hot?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Billy Wilder!

      Billy Wilder refused to work with Marilyn Monroe again after directing her in Some Like It Hot. She was so difficult during the process that he didn’t invite her to the cast party.

      Via Flickr: 62100938@N02
    2. Who directed Almost Famous?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Cameron Crowe!

      Apparently Cameron Crowe sent the script around to get feedback before filming and Steven Spielberg was so impressed he said, “Direct every word.”

      Via austinchronicle.com
    3. Who directed The Goonies?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Richard Donner!

      Donner made a cameo at the end of the movie as the sheriff on the quad bike.

      Via ranker.com
    4. Who directed A League of Their Own?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Penny Marshall!

      Tom Hanks had worked with Marshall earlier on Big. Being used to her thick Bronx accent and habit of mumbling on top of it, he would often translate her direction to the other actors.

      Via espn.com
    5. Who directed Juno?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Jason Reitman!

      Extremely collaborative with his actors, Reitman was encouraged to use Kimya Dawson’s music for the soundtrack thanks to Ellen Page’s suggestion.

      Via zimbio.com
    6. Who directed The Wizard of Oz?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Victor Fleming!

      Fleming passed away 10 years after The Wizard of Oz was released, never getting to see it become the sensation it is.

      Via en.wikipedia.org
    7. Who directed Back to the Future?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Robert Zemeckis!

      Has stated that, since he owns the film rights, no reboot or remake will be allowed during his lifetime.

      Via studybreaks.com
    8. Who directed Matilda?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Danny Devito!

      Devito also starred as Mr. Wormwood and narrated the film.

      Via doyouremember.com
    9. Who directed Silence of the Lambs?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Jonathan Demme!

      Demme saw Hannibal as a good man trapped in an insane mind.

      Via deadline.com
    10. Who directed Dead Poets Society?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Peter Weir!

      Robin Williams considered Peter Weir one of the best directors he ever worked with.

      Via kinoimages.wordpress.com
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