Jan de Bont

1943 - Today

Jan de Bont

Jan de Bont (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjɑn də ˈbɔnt]; born 22 October 1943) is a Dutch cinematographer, director and film producer. He is widely known for directing the films Speed and Twister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan de Bont has received more than 524,136 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 322nd most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 520k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Jan de Bont ranks 324 out of 1,305Before him are Tsui Hark, Alberto Lattuada, Irvin Kershner, Chris Columbus, J. J. Abrams, and Barry Levinson. After him are Richard Brooks, Claude Goretta, Martin Campbell, Steven Soderbergh, Claude Sautet, and Giuseppe De Santis.

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Among people born in 1943, Jan de Bont ranks 123Before him are Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson, Paul Wolfowitz, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior, and Jack Bruce. After him are Kurtwood Smith, Martin Campbell, Lin Shaye, Mohammed Badie, Mario J. Molina, and Barry Manilow.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jan de Bont ranks 267 out of 908Before him are C. H. D. Buys Ballot (1817), Joop den Uyl (1919), Jaap Stam (1972), Theo Jansen (1948), Frederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg (1768), and Aletta Jacobs (1854). After him are Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), Baldwin III, Count of Flanders (940), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Jacob Cats (1577), Mart Stam (1899), and Hendrik Casimir (1909).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Netherlands

Among film directors born in Netherlands, Jan de Bont ranks 4Before him are Paul Verhoeven (1938), Joris Ivens (1898), and Theo van Gogh (1957). After him are Anton Corbijn (1955) and Harald Zwart (1965).

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