15 Solid Movies Directed by Well Known Actors

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There must be a flame that is ignited in an actor when they stand in front of the camera. A sort of bug that bites them. I don’t think every actor gets the “bug”, but the ones who do want to also know what it is like behind the camera. What it is like to be the guy framing the angles and calling the shots. While it could be said that many actors have tried directing and failed, there are a handful who have gone on to make some really solid movies. Here is a list of those actors, in no particular order.

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