James Ivory

1928 - Today

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James Francis Ivory (born June 7, 1928) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. For many years, he worked extensively with Indian-born film producer Ismail Merchant, his domestic as well as professional partner, and with screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Ivory has received more than 1,094,125 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. James Ivory is the 184th most popular film director (down from 143rd in 2019), the 1,178th most popular biography from United States (down from 974th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Film Director.

James Ivory is most famous for his work as a director and producer of the films "A Room with a View," "Howards End," and "The Remains of the Day."

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Among film directors, James Ivory ranks 184 out of 1,581Before him are Guy Ritchie, Dino Risi, Danny Boyle, Alice Guy-Blaché, Francesco Rosi, and Giuseppe Tornatore. After him are Michael Cacoyannis, Ivan Reitman, Vincente Minnelli, Stanley Kramer, Nicholas Ray, and Vsevolod Pudovkin.

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Among people born in 1928, James Ivory ranks 62Before him are Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Kåre Willoch, Karlheinz Böhm, Capucine, Adam West, and Giampiero Boniperti. After him are Reynaldo Bignone, Manfred Rommel, Alan J. Pakula, Jim Lovell, János Kornai, and Zhu Rongji.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Ivory ranks 1,178 out of 18,182Before him are Hunter S. Thompson (1937), George Davis Snell (1903), Phil Hill (1927), Robert Noyce (1927), John Cena (1977), and Dirk Benedict (1945). After him are Cliff Robertson (1923), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Irving Stone (1903), Bubba Smith (1945), Clive Cussler (1931), and Robert S. Mulliken (1896).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, James Ivory ranks 49Before him are Robert Wise (1914), William Friedkin (1935), Jonathan Demme (1944), Kathryn Bigelow (1951), Robert Aldrich (1918), and Don Siegel (1912). After him are Vincente Minnelli (1903), Stanley Kramer (1913), Nicholas Ray (1911), Michael Moore (1954), Richard Donner (1930), and Alan J. Pakula (1928).