Martin Scorsese

1942 - Today

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Martin Charles Scorsese (, Italian: [skorˈseːze; -eːse]; born November 17, 1942) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. One of the major figures of the New Hollywood era, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential directors in film history. Scorsese's body of work explores themes such as Italian-American identity, Catholic concepts of guilt and redemption, faith, machismo, nihilism, crime and sectarianism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Scorsese has received more than 16,923,654 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Martin Scorsese is the 3rd most popular film director (up from 18th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from United States (up from 114th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Film Director.

Martin Scorsese is most famous for his movies like Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, Goodfellas, and The Wolf of Wall Street.

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  • 85

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  • 13.75

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  • 2.75

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Among film directors, Martin Scorsese ranks 3 out of 1,580Before him are Steven Spielberg and Alfred Hitchcock. After him are Stanley Kubrick, Hayao Miyazaki, Akira Kurosawa, Roman Polanski, Ingmar Bergman, Federico Fellini, Woody Allen, Sergei Eisenstein, and Sergio Leone.

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Among people born in 1942, Martin Scorsese ranks 3Before him are Muhammad Ali and Stephen Hawking. After him are Muammar Gaddafi, Amitabh Bachchan, Paul McCartney, Joe Biden, Eusébio, Jimi Hendrix, Ratko Mladić, Hu Jintao, and Harrison Ford.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martin Scorsese ranks 25 out of 15,968Before him are Ernest Hemingway (1899), Benjamin Franklin (1706), Mark Twain (1835), Pocahontas (1595), Ronald Reagan (1911), and Bruce Lee (1940). After him are Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882), Walt Disney (1901), James K. Polk (1795), Michael Jackson (1958), Clint Eastwood (1930), and F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Martin Scorsese ranks 2Before him are Steven Spielberg (1946). After him are Stanley Kubrick (1928), Woody Allen (1935), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), David Lynch (1946), Quentin Tarantino (1963), George Lucas (1944), Brian De Palma (1940), John Ford (1894), Sydney Pollack (1934), and Tim Burton (1958).