Erich Pommer

1889 - 1966

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Erich Pommer (20 July 1889 – 8 May 1966) was a German-born film producer and executive. Pommer was perhaps the most powerful person in the German and European film industries in the 1920s and early 1930s.As producer, Erich Pommer was involved in the German Expressionist film movement during the silent era. As the head of production at Decla Film, Decla-Bioskop, and, from 1924 to 1926, at UFA, Pommer was responsible for many of the best known movies of the Weimar Republic such as The Cabinet of Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erich Pommer has received more than 96,162 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Erich Pommer is the 40th most popular producer (down from 34th in 2019), the 3,725th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,341st in 2019) and the most popular German Producer.

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Over the past year Erich Pommer has had the most page views in the with 15,052 views, followed by English (10,805), and Spanish (1,664). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Greek (76.06%), Latin (55.21%), and Esperanto (54.37%)


Among producers, Erich Pommer ranks 40 out of 140Before him are Robert Evans, Luis Rodríguez, Stephen J. Cannell, Michael G. Wilson, Walter Legge, and Sam Warner. After him are David Heyman, Hal B. Wallis, Saul Zaentz, Safdie brothers, Albert S. Ruddy, and Bang Si-hyuk.

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Among people born in 1889, Erich Pommer ranks 168Before him are Laureano Gómez, Ralph H. Fowler, Louis Van Hege, Dorothy Gibson, James Whale, and Marcel Pilet-Golaz. After him are Recep Peker, Alfonso Reyes, Amrit Kaur, Zofia Kossak-Szczucka, Jean-Baptiste Janssens, and Gottfried Fuchs. Among people deceased in 1966, Erich Pommer ranks 125Before him are Ernest Burgess, Courtney Hodges, Jan Kiepura, Jan Brzechwa, Elizabeth Christ Trump, and Pierre Montet. After him are Emil Julius Gumbel, Petar Radaković, Eva Justin, Alfred Berger, Erwin Komenda, and Agostinho Fortes Filho.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Erich Pommer ranks 3,725 out of 7,253Before him are Sylvia Nasar (1947), Adolf Merckle (1934), Rudi Glöckner (1929), Adam von Trott zu Solz (1909), Irm Hermann (1942), and Hanni Wenzel (1956). After him are Leonor Michaelis (1875), Karl Hofer (1878), Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen (1892), Robert Jungk (1913), Karl Arnold (1901), and Peter Brötzmann (1941).

Among PRODUCERS In Germany

Among producers born in Germany, Erich Pommer ranks 1After him are Oskar Messter (1866), and Rick McCallum (1954).