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Frank Perry

1930 - 1995

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Frank Joseph Perry Jr. (August 21, 1930 – August 29, 1995) was an American stage director and filmmaker. His 1962 independent film David and Lisa earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay (written by his then-wife Eleanor Perry). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Perry has received more than 1,676,280 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Frank Perry is the 1,396th most popular film director (down from 1,301st in 2019), the 10,533rd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,963rd in 2019) and the 394th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Frank Perry ranks 1,396 out of 1,581Before him are H. Bruce Humberstone, Benoît Lamy, Mike Flanagan, Mark Sandrich, Robin Campillo, and V. Shantaram. After him are Mike van Diem, Jan Kounen, Cate Shortland, Todd Solondz, Yasuhiro Takemoto, and A. Edward Sutherland.

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Among people born in 1930, Frank Perry ranks 518Before him are Lorraine Hansberry, Mike Gravel, Maureen Forrester, Tommy Kono, Wendy Beckett, and Marie Senghor Basse. After him are Muhal Richard Abrams, Don L. Lind, M. Balamuralikrishna, Olavi Mannonen, Richard A. Falk, and Mary Costa. Among people deceased in 1995, Frank Perry ranks 276Before him are Víctor Peralta, Margaret Chase Smith, Iqbal Masih, Peter Cook, Terry Southern, and Grahame Clark. After him are Art Mollner, Art Taylor, Paul Eddington, Einari Teräsvirta, Ed Flanders, and David Marshall.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Perry ranks 10,533 out of 18,182Before him are Duke Pearson (1932), Wesley Coe (1879), Lily Rabe (1982), Horatio Seymour (1810), Sam Bottoms (1955), and Katharine Drexel (1858). After him are Jamie Lynn Spears (1991), Elizabeth Moon (1945), Olivia Rodrigo (2003), Andrew Jackson Downing (1815), Joyce DiDonato (1969), and Lindsey Morgan (1990).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Frank Perry ranks 394Before him are Art Clokey (1921), Joe Carnahan (1969), Raja Gosnell (1958), H. Bruce Humberstone (1901), Mike Flanagan (1978), and Mark Sandrich (1900). After him are Todd Solondz (1959), Ari Aster (1986), Chris Sanders (1962), Richard LaGravenese (1959), Joseph Kosinski (1974), and Dave Filoni (1974).