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John Ottman

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John Ottman (born July 6, 1964) is an American film composer and editor. He is best known for collaborating with director Bryan Singer, composing and/or editing many of his films, including Public Access (1993), The Usual Suspects (1995), Superman Returns (2006), Valkyrie (2008) and Jack the Giant Slayer (2013), as well as the X-Men film series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Ottman has received more than 411,256 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Ottman is the 1,328th most popular composer (down from 1,195th in 2019), the 13,351st most popular biography from United States (down from 12,331st in 2019) and the 134th most popular American Composer.

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  • 18

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  • 2.30

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  • 3.29

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Among composers, John Ottman ranks 1,328 out of 1,216Before him are Hitoshi Sakimoto, Malcolm Williamson, Alan Bush, Erik Mongrain, Rupert Gregson-Williams, and Inon Zur. After him are Rhys Chatham, Ola Gjeilo, Benjamin Wallfisch, James MacMillan, Lera Auerbach, and Ēriks Ešenvalds.

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Among people born in 1964, John Ottman ranks 645Before him are Osamu Taninaka, Kathleen Wilhoite, Jonathan Lethem, Aurélio Miguel, Sandra Magnus, and Suat Atalık. After him are Dirk Raudies, Kim Kwang-sun, Elena Georgescu, Nate McMillan, Svilen Rusinov, and Letitia Vriesde.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Ottman ranks 13,351 out of 18,182Before him are Eddie Sachs (1927), Jim Justice (1951), Virginia Hamilton (1936), Mark N. Brown (1951), Thomas Menino (1942), and Torrie Wilson (1975). After him are Destin Daniel Cretton (1978), Charles Krauthammer (1950), Toby Huss (1966), Gallagher (1946), Haviland Morris (1959), and Christopher Daniels (1970).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, John Ottman ranks 134Before him are Jimmy McHugh (1894), Randall Thompson (1899), Steve Roach (1955), Marc Shaiman (1959), Walter Murphy (1952), and Justin Hurwitz (1985). After him are Rhys Chatham (1952), Eric Whitacre (1970), Christopher Tin (1976), Nicholas Britell (1980), and Oneohtrix Point Never (1982).

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