Hugh Hudson

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Hugh Hudson

Hugh Hudson (born 25 August 1936) is an English film director. He was among a generation of British directors who would begin their career making documentaries and television commercials before going on to have success in films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Hudson has received more than 247,395 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 604th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Hugh Hudson ranks 606 out of 1,305Before him are Stephen Hopkins, Jean-Jacques Beineix, Sergio Sollima, Andrew Blake, Daniel Schmid, and Luigi Zampa. After him are Karel Lamač, Hans-Jürgen Syberberg, Amos Gitai, Michael Powell, Stanislav Govorukhin, and Aleksandr Ptushko.

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Among people born in 1936, Hugh Hudson ranks 215Before him are Ivo Brešan, Shirley Knight, Alejandro Maldonado, Albert Ayler, Vyacheslav Kebich, and Feliciano Rivilla. After him are Kim Yong-chun, Edvard Radzinsky, Clive Swift, Joe Don Baker, Stanislav Govorukhin, and Alex Olmedo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hugh Hudson ranks 2,242 out of 5,347Before him are George Cruikshank (1792), Peter Hammill (1948), Stuart Wilson (1946), John Taylor (1933), Tony Brise (1952), and Paul Bernays (1888). After him are Peter Capaldi (1958), Clive Swift (1936), Thomas Blake Glover (1838), William Curtis (1746), Lesley-Anne Down (1954), and Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury (1583).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Hugh Hudson ranks 46Before him are John Glen (1932), Anthony Asquith (1902), Ronald Neame (1911), Sam Mendes (1965), Paul W. S. Anderson (1965), and Jack Clayton (1921). After him are David Byrne (1952), James Whale (1889), Paul Greengrass (1955), Stephen Daldry (1960), Jack Cardiff (1914), and Norman McLaren (1914).

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