25 best director’s cut movies

Sometimes the final cut isn’t the final cut. These movies were altered (for the better) by directors after their cinematic release

Das Boot (1981)

This tense and realistic World War II submarine flick is one of the best German films ever made. The Director’s Cut added an hour of character development to the U-boat action – director Wolfgang Petersen had so much worthy footage that he also made a five-hour mini-series in 2004. And then thankfully left this masterpiece alone.

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