Michael Ritchie

1938 - 2001

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Michael Brunswick Ritchie (November 28, 1938 – April 16, 2001) was an American film director, producer and writer of films with comical or satirical leanings, such as The Candidate and Smile. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Ritchie has received more than 16,724 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Ritchie is the 1,144th most popular film director, the 8,102nd most popular biography from United States and the 319th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Michael Ritchie ranks 1,144 out of 1,580Before him are Scott Hicks, Mahesh Bhatt, Lee Garmes, Naomi Kawase, Idrissa Ouédraogo, and Bahman Ghobadi. After him are Hany Abu-Assad, Gregg Araki, Genndy Tartakovsky, Paul Bartel, Takashi Shimizu, and Milcho Manchevski.

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Among people born in 1938, Michael Ritchie ranks 394Before him are Tomislav Knez, Alfred Raoul, Jimmy Carl Black, Hoyt Axton, Boris Lagutin, and Boris Mayorov. After him are Jean-Marie Doré, Halina Górecka, Paul Bartel, Hampton Fancher, Mark Rakita, and Barbara Wagner. Among people deceased in 2001, Michael Ritchie ranks 218Before him are Dipendra of Nepal, Larry Adler, Pavel Sadyrin, Pauline Kael, Ann Sothern, and Carroll O'Connor. After him are Kim Stanley, Josef Peters, David M. Walker, Ronnie Allen, Ruhi Sarıalp, and Otto Stuppacher.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Ritchie ranks 8,102 out of 15,968Before him are Bobby Hutcherson (1941), Eddie Kaye Thomas (1980), John Antoine Nau (1860), James C. Adamson (1946), Anthony Braxton (1945), and Lili Reinhart (1996). After him are Edward Dillon (1879), Nikki Reed (1988), Joe Rogan (1967), Alex Grey (1953), Joanna Moore (1934), and Dana DeArmond (1979).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Michael Ritchie ranks 319Before him are Michael Chapman (1935), Haskell Wexler (1922), Mick Garris (1951), David Koepp (1963), Julie Taymor (1952), and Lee Garmes (1898). After him are Gregg Araki (1959), Paul Bartel (1938), George Abbott (1887), Stan Brakhage (1933), Scott Derrickson (1966), and Peter Segal (1962).