Jim Jarmusch

1953 - Today

Jim Jarmusch

James Robert Jarmusch (; born January 22, 1953) is an American film director, screenwriter, actor, producer, editor, and composer. He has been a major proponent of independent cinema since the 1980s, directing films such as Stranger Than Paradise (1984), Down by Law (1986), Mystery Train (1989), Dead Man (1995), Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999), Coffee and Cigarettes (2003), Broken Flowers (2005), Only Lovers Left Alive (2013), and Paterson (2016). Stranger Than Paradise was added to the National Film Registry in December 2002. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Jarmusch has received more than 2,474,417 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 92nd most popular film director.

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  • 49

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  • 3.31

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Among film directors, Jim Jarmusch ranks 93 out of 1,305Before him are Carlos Saura, Jerzy Grotowski, Ed Wood, Satyajit Ray, Robert Altman, and David Lean. After him are Fred Zinnemann, Alan Parker, Victor Fleming, Terrence Malick, Jules Dassin, and John Carpenter.

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Among people born in 1953, Jim Jarmusch ranks 16Before him are Norodom Sihamoni, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Isabelle Huppert, Richard Clayderman, Ahmad Shah Massoud, and Mike Oldfield. After him are Benazir Bhutto, Nigel Mansell, Paul Allen, Teresa Teng, John Malkovich, and Hulk Hogan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Jarmusch ranks 629 out of 12,171Before him are Tyrone Power (1914), Immanuel Wallerstein (1930), Jerome Isaac Friedman (1930), Philip Zimbardo (1933), Donna Summer (1948), and Joe Pesci (1943). After him are Melvin Schwartz (1932), Kim Novak (1933), Hugh Everett III (1930), Gilbert N. Lewis (1875), Margaret Keane (1927), and Raymond Davis Jr. (1914).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Jim Jarmusch ranks 22Before him are George A. Romero (1940), Robert Zemeckis (1952), Howard Hawks (1896), Stephen Hillenburg (1961), Ed Wood (1924), and Robert Altman (1925). After him are Victor Fleming (1889), Terrence Malick (1943), Jules Dassin (1911), John Carpenter (1948), Sam Peckinpah (1925), and John Huston (1906).

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