1. Early Coppola
  2. Early Spike Lee
  3. Early Spielberg
  4. Early Freidkin
  5. Early Wes Anderson
  6. Middle Paul Thomas Anderson
  7. Middle Brian DePalma
  8. Middle/late Clint Eastwood
  9. Middle/almost-late Hitchcock
  10. Late Harmony Koraine
  11. Late Katherine Bigelow
  12. Late Fosse
  13. All Mike Nichols, woody Allen.