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Poll: Most Visionary Science-Fiction Director?

These directors are notable for making some of the most popular and influential science-fiction films.

Which one of these directors do you think is the greatest visionary when it comes to directing science-fiction films?

Discuss here.

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    Steven Spielberg

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind E.T. Jurassic Park A.I. Minority Report War of the Worlds
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    James Cameron

    The Terminator Aliens The Abyss Terminator 2 Avatar
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    Christopher Nolan

    The Prestige Inception Interstellar
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    Robert Zemeckis

    Back to the Future Trilogy Contact
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    Stanley Kubrick

    2001: A Space Odyssey A Clockwork Orange
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    Alfonso Cuarón

    Children of Men Gravity
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    Ridley Scott

    Alien Blade Runner
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    George Lucas

    Star Wars
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    Joss Whedon

    Firefly Serenity
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    J.J. Abrams

    Star Trek Super 8
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    Lilly Wachowski

    and Lana Wachowski

    The Matrix Trilogy

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    Neill Blomkamp

    District 9 Elysium
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    Robert Wise

    The Day the Earth Stood Still The Andromeda Strain Star Trek: The Motion Picture
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    Paul Verhoeven

    RoboCop Total Recall Starship Troopers
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    Franklin J. Schaffner

    Planet of the Apes The Boys from Brazil
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    Terry Gilliam

    Brazil 12 Monkeys
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    David Cronenberg

    Videodrome The Fly
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    John Carpenter

    Escape from New York The Thing Escape from L.A.
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    Darren Aronofsky

    Pi The Fountain
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    Matt Reeves

    Cloverfield Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
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    Roland Emmerich

    Stargate Independence Day The Day After Tomorrow 2012
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    Alex Proyas

    Dark City I, Robot Knowing
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    Duncan Jones

    Moon Source Code
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    Francis Lawrence

    I Am Legend The Hunger Games: Catching Fire The Hunger Games: Mockingjay
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    Michael Bay

    Armageddon The Island Transformers
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    Guillermo del Toro

    Blade 2 Pacific Rim
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    Luc Besson

    The Fifth Element Lucy