Frank Darabont

1959 - Today

Frank Darabont

Frank Árpád Darabont (born Ferenc Árpád Darabont, January 28, 1959) is a Hungarian-American film director, screenwriter and producer who has been nominated for three Academy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. In his early career, he was primarily a screenwriter for horror films such as A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987), The Blob (1988) and The Fly II (1989). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Darabont has received more than 1,896,821 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 258th most popular film director.

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  • 56.61

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  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Frank Darabont ranks 259 out of 1,305Before him are Alice Guy-Blaché, Jim Henson, Karel Zeman, Gillo Pontecorvo, Joe D'Amato, and Jacques Becker. After him are Gabriel Axel, Menahem Golan, Frank Borzage, Guy Ritchie, Damiano Damiani, and Bertrand Tavernier.

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Among people born in 1959, Frank Darabont ranks 32Before him are Inger Nilsson, Sade, Simon Cowell, Michel Preud'homme, Nina Hartley, and Kyle MacLachlan. After him are Christian Wulff, Rupert Everett, Ramón Díaz, Morten Harket, Vincent D'Onofrio, and Nuri Bilge Ceylan.

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In France

Among people born in France, Frank Darabont ranks 1,600 out of 4,109Before him are Nicolas Catinat (1637), Pierre Beauchamp (1631), Jacques Paul Migne (1800), Coluche (1944), Anne Desclos (1907), and Dominique Vandamme (1770). After him are Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon (1675), Joseph-Nicolas Delisle (1688), Ernest Meissonier (1815), Isabelle of France (1225), Henri-Edmond Cross (1856), and Barbara (1930).


Among film directors born in France, Frank Darabont ranks 31Before him are Claude Lanzmann (1925), Jean-Pierre Jeunet (1953), Chris Marker (1921), Robert Siodmak (1900), Alice Guy-Blaché (1873), and Jacques Becker (1906). After him are Bertrand Tavernier (1941), Julien Duvivier (1896), Patrice Chéreau (1944), Ariane Mnouchkine (1939), Marcel Camus (1912), and Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946).

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