Recent poll held by Britain's "Empire" movie magazine has voted legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg as the greatest director of all time. Being at the top of the poll, Spielberg beats off his two strong competitors, Alfred Hitchcock and Martin Scorsese, who come in second and third respectively.
The rest top ten is as follow; 4. Stanley Kubrick, 5. Sir Ridley Scott, 6. Akira Kurosawa, 7. Peter Jackson, 8. Quentin Tarantino, 9. Orson Welles, 10. Woody Allen.