John Carl Buechler

1952 - 2019

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John Carl Buechler (pronounced Beekler; June 18, 1952 – March 18, 2019) was an American special make-up effects artist, film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. He was best known for his work on horror and science-fiction films, mostly as part of Charles Band's Empire Pictures, and directed films such as Troll, Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood, Cellar Dweller, Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College, and Curse of the Forty-Niner. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Carl Buechler has received more than 114,672 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Carl Buechler is the 1,392nd most popular film director (down from 904th in 2019), the 11,288th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,093rd in 2019) and the 425th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, John Carl Buechler ranks 1,392 out of 1,580Before him are Damián Szifron, Deran Sarafian, Alex Kurtzman, Davis Guggenheim, Pablo Trapero, and Charles Shyer. After him are Tate Taylor, Mark Pellington, Srđan Dragojević, Steve Barron, Pablo Berger, and Miguel Gomes.

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Among people born in 1952, John Carl Buechler ranks 532Before him are Marco Aurélio, Raúl González, Joseph W. Tobin, Linda M. Godwin, Ellen McLain, and Bernard de Dryver. After him are Antônio Silva, Margit Schumann, Michael Brook, Jim Wetherbee, Don Was, and Milena Duchková. Among people deceased in 2019, John Carl Buechler ranks 465Before him are Oliver Mtukudzi, Atli Eðvaldsson, Thad Cochran, Phil Masinga, Bill Macy, and Susan Bernard. After him are Juice Wrld, Tommy Smith, Lina Cheryazova, Jonathan Miller, Manohar Parrikar, and Windsor Davies.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Carl Buechler ranks 11,288 out of 15,968Before him are Chris Byrd (1970), Frances Harper (1825), Emanuel Pastreich (1964), Millie Hughes-Fulford (1945), Josh Hopkins (1970), and Janet Napolitano (1957). After him are Matt McCoy (1958), Juice Wrld (1998), Anthony W. England (1942), Raphael Sbarge (1965), Kelly Craft (1962), and Gene Siskel (1946).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, John Carl Buechler ranks 425Before him are David Silverman (1957), Drew Goddard (1975), Deran Sarafian (1958), Alex Kurtzman (1973), Davis Guggenheim (1963), and Charles Shyer (1951). After him are Tate Taylor (1969), Mark Pellington (1962), Colin Trevorrow (1976), Jennifer Lynch (1968), Ava DuVernay (1972), and Jon Watts (1981).