Best Movie Directors Of The 90′s

Thursday, March 31 by Mallorie Greene

Some of the greatest movies were released during the '90s, but credit must be given to the best movies directors of the '90s who made those movies a success. These directors prove that creativity, hard work and vision are the keys to longevity in Hollywood. Here are five famous directors and the incredible movies they directed.

  1. Quentin Tarantino Quentin Tarantino shows creativity in his work and is widely known for his action-packed films. Tarantino made his first directional debut with the 1992 independent movie "Reservoir Dogs." Following the success of the movie, he began writing the screenplay for 1994's "Pulp Fiction," which eventually became a groundbreaking hit. After "Pulp Fiction" Tarantino proved to be one of the best movie directors of the '90s, directing movies like “Jackie Brown,” “Kill Bill” and “Inglourious Basterds."
  2. Spike Lee Spike Lee's directorial abilities receive constant praise, notably for his racial/social-conscious films like Malcolm X,” “Jungle Fever” and “He Got Game.” Outside of his career as a movie director, Lee directed numerous of music videos for Michael Jackson, Anita Baker and the rap group Public Enemy. Not only does Lee direct, but he's an actor starring in his few of his own movies.
  3. James Cameron Cameron's first big break came when he directed "The Terminator,” which became of the greatest movies of all time. Cameron continued with strings of hit '80' films but was able to maintain star status as a great movie director in the '90s with high grossing films like "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and "Titanic." Cameron also known for his incredible visual effects in films, which earned him several awards.
  4. Tim Burton Eccentric and dark describes Tim Burton, but it works great for him since he delivers his creativity in some of the classic films in the entertainment industry. His work includes “Edward Scissorhands” and “Batman Returns.”
  5. Steven Spielberg Ask anyone to list top movie directors in Hollywood and it is a guarantee the majority will say Steven Spielberg. A directorial career that spans over 20 years, Spielberg’s work as a movie director never failed to amaze moviegoers, including his '90s movies like “Jurassic Park,” “Amistad,” “Saving Private Ryan” and “Schindler's List.”