Joe Dante

1946 - Today

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Joseph James Dante Jr. (; born November 28, 1946) is an American film director, producer, editor and actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Dante has received more than 1,123,399 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Joe Dante is the 435th most popular film director (up from 454th in 2019), the 2,829th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,912th in 2019) and the 119th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Joe Dante ranks 435 out of 1,580Before him are Paul W. S. Anderson, Hiroshi Inagaki, Christian-Jaque, Richard Boleslawski, Philip Kaufman, and John Landis. After him are Alexander Kluge, Veljko Bulajić, Chuck Lorre, Michel Gondry, John Waters, and Taylor Hackford.

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Among people born in 1946, Joe Dante ranks 171Before him are Jan Kodeš, Paul Schrader, Patrick Head, Dick Wolf, Norio Yoshimizu, and Stig Blomqvist. After him are Alpha Oumar Konaré, Sue Lyon, John Waters, Matthieu Ricard, Wim Jansen, and Ahmad Zahir.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Dante ranks 2,829 out of 15,968Before him are Jim Bridger (1804), Leon Uris (1924), Philip Kaufman (1936), John Landis (1950), Francis Preserved Leavenworth (1858), and Carmen Dell'Orefice (1931). After him are John Lewis (1920), Doyle Brunson (1933), Maggie Gyllenhaal (1977), John Milnor (1931), Marian Anderson (1897), and Octavia Spencer (1972).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Joe Dante ranks 119Before him are Clarence Brown (1890), Sam Wood (1883), Paul Schrader (1946), Robert Rossen (1908), Philip Kaufman (1936), and John Landis (1950). After him are Chuck Lorre (1952), John Waters (1946), Taylor Hackford (1944), Delmer Daves (1904), Robert Mulligan (1925), and Martin Ritt (1914).

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