10. Alex Cox – Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Repo Man director Alex Cox was employed by Rhino Studios in 1992 to direct an adaptation of the Hunter S. Thompson’s gonzo novel. He also contributed in writing the screenplay of the movie. His idea got rejected by Thompson, nevertheless. Alex was fired on the set and the movie got completed by Terry Gilliam.
9. John G. Avildsen – Saturday Night Fever
John Travolta‘s 1977 American dance movie was presented beneath the steerage of John Badham. Nevertheless, it was originally alleged to be shot beneath the supervision of John Avildsen. Sources reveal that John was fired on the set by producer Robert Stigwood who wanted a less cynical and more upbeat tone to the disco movie.
8. Philip Kaufman – The Outlaw Josey Wales
This movie was released in 1976. It’s the adaptation of the large screen by Philip Kaufman and Sonia Cherrus. There have been extraordinarily serious creative variations between the lead actor Clint Eastwood and Kaufman which led the director to stay out of this movie.
7. Dick Richards – Jaws
The story of the enormous man-eating nice white shark was made by Steven Spielberg, however things did not stay similar to expected. Richards kept on referring to the good white as a whale. He was fired by Brown, and was replaced by Steven Spielberg. Richards returned to the set some time later, however fell off a camera crane.
6. Kevin Jarre – Tombstone
Kevin Jarre was fired on the set of Tombstone. He was the person behind bringing the story of Wyatt Earp, the Gunfight on the O.Okay. Corral and the Earp Vendetta Ride to life. This was not a simple job. There remained variations of opinions between him and movie producer.
5. James Cameron – Piranha II: The Spawning
James Cameron is one other director on this list. He began Piranha II: The Spawning with producer Ovidio Assonitis. One early scene concerned an in depth-up of actress Carole Davis. Because of sudden circumstance, an entire day was wasted without filming a single thing and this made the producer indignant and he fired James on the set.
4. Brenda Chapman – Brave
Brenda Chapman is a widely famous director of all time. She developed the concept and story for Brave, and was asked to direct the movie by Pixar. There have been variations between Pixar and Brenda because of which director of the movie was replaced with Mark Andrews.
3. Richard Thorpe – The Wizard of Oz
This classic remained controversial from the very first day. Snafus included the issue with getting over lots of of people for the Munchkinland sequences, and there have been issues with Margaret Hamilton as well. Richard, considerably, did not manage all of the things which is why he was fired.
2. Richard Stanley – The Island of Dr. Moreau
Richard Stanley was given the project of The Island of Dr. Moreau. He was to offer life to H.G Wells’ novel. He even had written the screenplay of this remake. It is because of his rude nature that made Richard loss this project.
1. Josh Trank – Star Wars Spinoff
With the success of his first feature film, Chronicle, director Josh Trank became one of many youngest administrators of his time. he was given the chance to direct Star Wars Spinoff. He left the production. There have been talks that he was a person with erratic behavior.