David S. Goyer

1965 - Today

David S. Goyer

David Samuel Goyer (born December 22, 1965) is an American filmmaker, novelist and comic book writer. He is best known for writing the screenplays to several superhero films, including the Blade trilogy (1998-2004), Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy (2005-2012), Man of Steel (2013), and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016). He has also directed four films: Zig Zag (2002), Blade: Trinity (2004), The Invisible (2007), and The Unborn (2009). Goyer was also co-writer of the video games Call of Duty: Black Ops and Call of Duty: Black Ops II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David S. Goyer has received more than 1,248,825 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,362nd most popular writer.

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  • 40.65

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, David S. Goyer ranks 4,354 out of 4,883Before him are Leigh Hunt, Pauline Kael, Lorraine Hansberry, Julia Navarro, Michael Blake, and Bart D. Ehrman. After him are Guy Gavriel Kay, Kenneth Rexroth, Marie NDiaye, Stephen Vincent Benét, James Herbert, and Kenneth Burke.

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Among people born in 1965, David S. Goyer ranks 262Before him are Juan Manuel Lillo, Manuel Mejuto González, Aykut Kocaman, Valdir Benedito, Michal Bílek, and Robert Tappan Morris. After him are Jan Svěrák, John van Loen, Ľubomír Moravčík, Marc Degryse, Terry Richardson, and Wallace Langham.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David S. Goyer ranks 7,292 out of 12,171Before him are C. I. Lewis (1883), Robert Elswit (1950), Margaret Rhea Seddon (1947), Bart D. Ehrman (1955), Diane Sawyer (1945), and Jane Krakowski (1968). After him are Doc Pomus (1925), Susan Tyrrell (1945), Herman Cain (1945), Debi Mazar (1964), Edie Adams (1927), and John Edwards (1953).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, David S. Goyer ranks 555Before him are Elizabeth Gilbert (1969), Stephen R. Donaldson (1947), Elaine May (1932), Pauline Kael (1919), Michael Blake (1945), and Bart D. Ehrman (1955). After him are Kenneth Rexroth (1905), Kenneth Burke (1897), Gillian Flynn (1971), Jodi Picoult (1966), Chaz Bono (null), and Ann Coulter (1961).