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Anthony Minghella

1954 - 2008

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Anthony Minghella, (6 January 1954 – 18 March 2008) was a British film director, playwright and screenwriter. He was chairman of the board of Governors at the British Film Institute between 2003 and 2007. He directed Truly, Madly, Deeply (1991), The English Patient (1996), The Talented Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony Minghella has received more than 2,356,453 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Anthony Minghella is the 365th most popular film director (down from 315th in 2019), the 1,463rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,305th in 2019) and the 25th most popular British Film Director.

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Among film directors, Anthony Minghella ranks 365 out of 1,581Before him are Nanni Moretti, Chen Kaige, Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Ladislas Starevich, Merian C. Cooper, and Jacques Tourneur. After him are Jacques Copeau, Norman Jewison, Lo Wei, Adolph Zukor, Irvin Kershner, and Alexander Korda.

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Among people born in 1954, Anthony Minghella ranks 85Before him are Katey Sagal, Sergey Naryshkin, Steven Pinker, Alejandro Sabella, Chris Noth, and Phil Rudd. After him are Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Juande Ramos, Oscar, Trevor Berbick, Milan Martić, and Ellen Barkin. Among people deceased in 2008, Anthony Minghella ranks 82Before him are Gerard Damiano, Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah, Donald E. Westlake, Don S. Davis, Henri Salvador, and Stanley Kamel. After him are Jean Delannoy, Dora Ratjen, Sufi Abu Taleb, Paul Frère, Manuel Marulanda, and Claude Piron.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Anthony Minghella ranks 1,463 out of 7,765Before him are Lorna Wing (1928), John Graunt (1620), Herbert Kilpin (1870), John Blow (1649), Edward Low (1690), and George MacDonald (1824). After him are Jeffrey Archer (1940), Marina Berti (1924), Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany (1763), Dorothy L. Sayers (1893), Francesca Annis (1945), and John Ball (1338).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Anthony Minghella ranks 25Before him are Carol Reed (1906), Sam Mendes (1965), John Boorman (1933), Ken Russell (1927), John Guillermin (1925), and Derek Jarman (1942). After him are Michael Apted (1941), Adrian Lyne (1941), Michael Anderson (1920), David Yates (1963), Mike Leigh (1943), and J. Lee Thompson (1914).