The Directors League combines MovieMuse review scores of films to provide an overall rating (averaged from the individual films)*. Only directors who have at least three film reviews on MovieMuse will be included. Where a score is tied, the Director with most films reviewed will be placed higher.


Directors League Teable

PositionDirectorFilms ReviewedBest FilmWorst FilmOverall Rating (out of 5)
1Spike Jonze5Her (5)Beastie Boys Story (3.5)4.1
2Edgar Wright5Hot Fuzz (4.5)The World's End (3.5)4
3Neill Blomkamp4District 9 (4.5)Elysium (3.5)4
4Ken Loach27Kes (5)Bread and Roses (3)3.9
5Spike Lee7BlackKklansman (5.0)Summer of Sam (3.5)3.9
6Nicolas Winding Refn5Drive (5)Pusher II (2.5)3.8
7James Mangold5Logan (4.5)Cop Land (3)3.6
8Steven Spielberg18Jaws (4.5)The BFG (2)3.5
9Wes Anderson6Grand Budapest Hotel (4.5)Rushmore (2.5)3.5
10Ben Wheatley8Sightseers (4)High Rise (2.5)3.4
11Rian Johnson5Star Wars: The Last Jedi (4)Brick (2.5)3.4
12John Carpenter12Halloween (5)Ghosts of Mars (1.5)3.3
13Taika Waititi6Hunt for the Wilderpeople (4.5)Thor: Ragnarok (2.5)3.3
14David Cronenberg5Maps to the Stars (4)Cosmopolis (2)3.3
15James Wan5Saw (3.5)Insidious 2 (2.5)3.2

*The scores for any given director may change over time as new reviews for their films are added and therefore their position on the league table could go up or down.