Paul Mazursky

1930 - 2014

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Irwin Lawrence "Paul" Mazursky (April 25, 1930 – June 30, 2014) was an American film director, screenwriter, and actor. Known for his dramatic comedies that often dealt with modern social issues, he was nominated for five Academy Awards: three times for Best Original Screenplay, once for Best Adapted Screenplay, and once for Best Picture for An Unmarried Woman (1978). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Mazursky has received more than 598,340 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Paul Mazursky is the 541st most popular film director (down from 513th in 2019), the 3,455th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,272nd in 2019) and the 142nd most popular American Film Director.

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  • 31

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  • 3.87

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Among film directors, Paul Mazursky ranks 541 out of 1,580Before him are Todd Phillips, Grigori Aleksandrov, Allen Daviau, Lewis Gilbert, Grigori Kozintsev, and Géza von Radványi. After him are Rob Cohen, John Lasseter, Jean-Daniel Cadinot, J. Stuart Blackton, John Milius, and Thomas Vinterberg.

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Among people born in 1930, Paul Mazursky ranks 207Before him are Svatopluk Pluskal, Gregory Corso, Stanley Myers, Boris Parygin, Juan Gelman, and Stephen Sondheim. After him are Naomi Shemer, Károly Grósz, Richie Ginther, Jan P. Syse, Paul Poupard, and John Astin. Among people deceased in 2014, Paul Mazursky ranks 142Before him are Anatoly Berezovoy, Abdelmajid Lakhal, Tadeusz Różewicz, Stefanie Zweig, Frans Brüggen, and Juan Gelman. After him are Ramón José Velásquez, Marie Dubois, Carlos Páez Vilaró, Vasiľ Biľak, Shulamit Aloni, and Peret.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Mazursky ranks 3,455 out of 15,968Before him are Jack Cassidy (1927), Ralph Linton (1893), Stephen Sondheim (1930), Paul Volcker (1927), Kate Walsh (1967), and Imogen Cunningham (1883). After him are Christopher Cross (1951), Henry Hill (1943), Joshua Fishman (1926), Paul Wesley (1982), Mimi Rogers (1956), and Catherine Keener (1959).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Paul Mazursky ranks 142Before him are Don Bluth (1937), John Hughes (1950), Lawrence Kasdan (1949), Gore Verbinski (1964), Todd Phillips (1970), and Allen Daviau (1942). After him are Rob Cohen (1949), John Lasseter (1957), John Milius (1944), Jim Abrahams (1944), Paul Scheuring (1968), and George Seaton (1911).