FILM DIRECTOR

Bob Gale

1951 - Today

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Michael Robert Gale (born May 25, 1951) is an American screenwriter, producer and film director. He co-wrote the science fiction comedy film Back to the Future with writing partner Robert Zemeckis, and the screenplays for the film's two sequels. Gale also co-produced all three films and served as associate producer on the subsequent animated TV series. Michael J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Gale has received more than 342,411 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Bob Gale is the 747th most popular film director (up from 781st in 2019), the 4,814th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,240th in 2019) and the 192nd most popular American Film Director.

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  • 60.97

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  • 17

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  • 4.57

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  • 2.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Bob Gale ranks 747 out of 1,580Before him are Sergei Gerasimov, Frances Marion, Claude Miller, František Čáp, Hal Needham, and Gary Ross. After him are Michel Deville, Masoud Kimiai, Paul Morrissey, Matthew Vaughn, George Albert Smith, and Jørgen Leth.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Bob Gale ranks 198Before him are Natsuo Kirino, Shigeru Umebayashi, Charlaine Harris, Ana Belén, Stanley Clarke, and David Patrick Kelly. After him are Michael Freedman, Shehbaz Sharif, Musa Manarov, Anthony Phillips, Charly García, and Jill Biden.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bob Gale ranks 4,814 out of 15,968Before him are Nicholas Pileggi (1933), Joe Montana (1956), Donna Tartt (1963), William Hickey (1927), Seraphim Rose (1934), and Willie Mays (1931). After him are Francis Spellman (1889), Michael C. Hall (1971), Michael Peña (1976), Diane Venora (1952), Mary Agnes Chase (1869), and Michael Freedman (1951).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Bob Gale ranks 192Before him are Dan O'Bannon (1946), Chris Carter (1956), Gregory Hoblit (1944), Frances Marion (1888), Hal Needham (1931), and Gary Ross (1956). After him are Paul Morrissey (1938), Robert Towne (1934), Eli Roth (1972), Alexander Payne (1961), Andrew Davis (1946), and Steven Zaillian (1953).

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