George Sidney

1916 - 2002

George Sidney

George Sidney (October 4, 1916 – May 5, 2002) was an American film director and producer who worked primarily at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Sidney has received more than 166,950 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 784th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 170k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, George Sidney ranks 785 out of 1,305Before him are Bob Gale, Michel Boisrond, Jean Grémillon, Gorō Miyazaki, Iwao Takamoto, and Caleb Deschanel. After him are Mark Donskoy, Mario Camus, Freddie Francis, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, Jack Conway, and Robert Guédiguian.

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Among people born in 1916, George Sidney ranks 164Before him are Giuseppe Taddei, Pierre Emmanuel, Adriana Caselotti, Rostislav Alexeyev, Edward Platt, and Dinah Shore. After him are Olga Lepeshinskaya, Van Johnson, Arnoldo Foà, Irwin Allen, Ralph Nelson, and Ken Wharton. Among people deceased in 2002, George Sidney ranks 173Before him are Zaid ibn Shaker, Louis-Marie Billé, Leo McKern, Damon Knight, Michel Boisrond, and Pasieguito. After him are Jack Kruschen, Richard Helms, B. D. Jatti, Kakhi Asatiani, Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal, and Eddie Bracken.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Sidney ranks 5,283 out of 12,171Before him are Roger Sherman (1721), Donny Hathaway (1945), Caleb Deschanel (1944), Anne Revere (1903), Lucius Shepard (1943), and James L. Elliot (1943). After him are Charles Mackerras (1925), Ransom E. Olds (1864), Jack Benny (1894), Henry Augustus Rowland (1848), David Ellefson (1964), and Kelly LeBrock (1960).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, George Sidney ranks 193Before him are James Gunn (1966), Gordon Parks (1912), Preston Sturges (1898), Bob Gale (1951), Iwao Takamoto (1925), and Caleb Deschanel (1944). After him are Alexander Payne (1961), Herschell Gordon Lewis (1926), Chris Wedge (1957), Irwin Allen (1916), Mimi Leder (1952), and Bennett Miller (1966).

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