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Michael Moore

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Michael Francis Moore (born April 23, 1954) is an American filmmaker, author and left-wing activist. His works frequently address the topics of globalization and capitalism.Moore won the 2002 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for Bowling for Columbine, which examined the causes of the Columbine High School massacre and the overall gun culture of the United States. He also directed and produced Fahrenheit 9/11, a critical look at the presidency of George W. Bush and the War on Terror, which earned $119,194,771 to become the highest-grossing documentary at the American box office of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Moore has received more than 6,689,099 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Moore is the 192nd most popular film director (down from 136th in 2019), the 1,219th most popular biography from United States (down from 937th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular American Film Director.

Michael Moore is most famous for his documentary film "Roger and Me" which is about the effects of General Motors closing their Flint, Michigan plant.

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  • 56

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  • 5.75

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  • 4.26

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Among film directors, Michael Moore ranks 192 out of 1,581Before him are Ivan Reitman, Vincente Minnelli, Stanley Kramer, Nicholas Ray, Vsevolod Pudovkin, and Jerzy Skolimowski. After him are Lewis Milestone, Richard Donner, Shohei Imamura, Jean Negulesco, Alan J. Pakula, and Otto Preminger.

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Among people born in 1954, Michael Moore ranks 31Before him are Annie Lennox, Serzh Sargsyan, Fernando Santos, Matt Groening, Jim Belushi, and Dennis Quaid. After him are Condoleezza Rice, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, Rene Russo, Vojislav Šešelj, Harald Schumacher, and Ray Liotta.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Moore ranks 1,219 out of 18,182Before him are Mary Jackson (1921), Rodney King (1965), John Gotti (1940), Nicholas Ray (1911), Vera Miles (1929), and Will Durant (1885). After him are William Randolph Hearst (1863), Richard Donner (1930), Lawrence Klein (1920), James Spader (1960), Jackie Coogan (1914), and Uma Thurman (1970).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Michael Moore ranks 53Before him are Robert Aldrich (1918), Don Siegel (1912), James Ivory (1928), Vincente Minnelli (1903), Stanley Kramer (1913), and Nicholas Ray (1911). After him are Richard Donner (1930), Alan J. Pakula (1928), Chris Columbus (1958), Sam Raimi (1959), John Sturges (1910), and Wes Anderson (1969).

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