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Poll: Best Director Never Nominated for ''Best Director'' Oscar

The job of a Director is the most integral part of a motion picture. Many directors never get the spotlight they deserve and, in some cases, they don't get rewarded adequately by the Academy of Motion picture arts and Sciences(AMPAS) popularly known as Oscars.

Who do you think is the best director who has never been nominated for a Best Director Oscar?

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    Christopher Nolan

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    Charles Chaplin

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    Sergio Leone

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    Brian De Palma

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    Tim Burton

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    Rob Reiner

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    Guillermo del Toro

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    Ben Affleck

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    George A. Romero

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    John Carpenter

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    David Cronenberg

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    Edward Zwick

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    Paul Verhoeven

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    Bryan Singer

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    Andrei Tarkovsky

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    John Landis

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    Michael Haneke

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    Takeshi Kitano

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    Sam Raimi

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    John Cassavetes

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    Alejandro Jodorowsky

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    Spike Lee

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    Joe Wright

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    Nicolas Winding Refn

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    Shane Carruth

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    Denis Villeneuve

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    Lisa Cholodenko

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    Yasujirô Ozu

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    Garry Marshall

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    Fritz Lang

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    Luis Buñuel

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    Lars von Trier

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    Stanley Donen

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    F.W. Murnau

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    Douglas Sirk