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20 Sci-Fi Directorial Debuts That Became Genre Classics

20 Sci-Fi Directorial Debuts That Became Genre Classics

Years before he visited a galaxy far, far away, scruffy University of Southern California grad George Lucas made his directorial debut with 1971 dystopian tale THX 1138. In honour of that movie’s release 49 years ago this month, we’ve gathered up a list of 20 other first-time director efforts that…