Abel Ferrara

1951 - Today

Abel Ferrara

Abel Ferrara (born July 19, 1951) is an American filmmaker, known for the provocative and often controversial content in his movies, his use of neo-noir imagery and gritty urban settings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abel Ferrara has received more than 820,450 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 506th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 820k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Abel Ferrara ranks 508 out of 1,305Before him are André Téchiné, Richard Oswald, Oskar Fischinger, Grigori Kozintsev, Otakar Vávra, and James Wan. After him are George P. Cosmatos, Takashi Miike, Paul Mazursky, Kenneth Anger, Assi Dayan, and Moshé Mizrahi.

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Among people born in 1951, Abel Ferrara ranks 130Before him are Markku Alén, Vera Fischer, Bertie Ahern, Enda Kenny, Treat Williams, and Mitsuru Adachi. After him are Sally Ride, Jean-Jacques Goldman, K. K. Downing, Geir Haarde, Ivars Godmanis, and Jackie Jackson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Abel Ferrara ranks 3,260 out of 12,171Before him are Gary Snyder (1930), Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Richard Mentor Johnson (1780), Peter Revson (1939), Marion Lorne (1883), and Amber Heard (1986). After him are Linda Ronstadt (1946), Edsel Ford (1893), Jeff Hanneman (1964), Sarah Paulson (1974), Eric Carle (1929), and Jack Klugman (1922).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Abel Ferrara ranks 128Before him are Richard Lester (1932), Zack Snyder (1966), Aaron Russo (1943), Norman Taurog (1899), Hal Roach (1892), and Taylor Hackford (1944). After him are Paul Mazursky (1930), Kenneth Anger (1927), John Waters (1946), Robert Rodriguez (1968), John Milius (1944), and Robert Z. Leonard (1889).

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