Emile Ardolino

1943 - 1993

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Emile Ardolino (May 9, 1943 – November 20, 1993) was an American film director, choreographer, and producer, best known for his films Dirty Dancing (1987) and Sister Act (1992). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emile Ardolino has received more than 304,145 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Emile Ardolino is the 516th most popular film director, the 3,327th most popular biography from United States and the 135th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Emile Ardolino ranks 516 out of 1,580Before him are Kenneth Anger, François Ozon, Peter Stein, King Hu, Robert Stevenson, and Im Kwon-taek. After him are Norman McLaren, John Glen, Don Bluth, Ferdinand Zecca, Georges Franju, and John Hughes.

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Among people born in 1943, Emile Ardolino ranks 204Before him are Walter Godefroot, Dick Taylor, Georgi Asparuhov, Richard S. Hamilton, J. T. Walsh, and Pak Doo-ik. After him are Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, Paul Freeman, Nolan Bushnell, Tadao Onishi, Dominik Duka, and Maceo Parker. Among people deceased in 1993, Emile Ardolino ranks 95Before him are Maurice Yaméogo, Euronymous, Deke Slayton, Bruno Rossi, Reuben Fine, and Christian Metz. After him are Jan Gies, Richard Jordan, Henry Hazlitt, GG Allin, Stanley Myers, and William L. Shirer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Emile Ardolino ranks 3,327 out of 15,968Before him are Sonny Boy Williamson II (1912), Barbara Kruger (1945), Dominic Chianese (1931), Frederic Forrest (1936), Alfre Woodard (1952), and Sam Phillips (1923). After him are Elizabeth Wilson (1921), Alan Perlis (1922), Neil Simon (1927), Samuel Wilson (1766), Jackie Gleason (1916), and Don Bluth (1937).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Emile Ardolino ranks 135Before him are Richard Lester (1932), Norman Taurog (1899), Stuart Gordon (1947), Larry Clark (1943), Abel Ferrara (1951), and Kenneth Anger (1927). After him are Don Bluth (1937), John Hughes (1950), Lawrence Kasdan (1949), Gore Verbinski (1964), Todd Phillips (1970), and Allen Daviau (1942).