FILM DIRECTOR

Quentin Tarantino

1963 - Today

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Quentin Jerome Tarantino (; born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, author, film critic, and actor. His films are characterized by nonlinear storylines, dark humor, stylized violence, extended dialogue, ensemble casts, references to popular culture, alternate history, and neo-noir. Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, Tarantino grew up in Los Angeles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Quentin Tarantino has received more than 28,447,935 page views. His biography is available in 99 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 94 in 2019). Quentin Tarantino is the 29th most popular film director (up from 32nd in 2019), the 195th most popular biography from United States (up from 216th in 2019) and the 7th most popular American Film Director.

Quentin Tarantino is most famous for his films. He is a director, screenwriter, producer, and actor.

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  • 28M

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  • 99

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  • 8.96

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  • 4.46

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Quentin Tarantino ranks 29 out of 1,580Before him are Georges Méliès, Konstantin Stanislavski, François Truffaut, Michelangelo Antonioni, Pedro Almodóvar, and David Lynch. After him are George Lucas, Ken Loach, Billy Wilder, Fritz Lang, Roberto Rossellini, and Krzysztof Kieślowski.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1963, Quentin Tarantino ranks 3Before him are Brad Pitt and Johnny Depp. After him are Whitney Houston, Michael Jordan, Jet Li, Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, George Michael, Viktor Orbán, Garry Kasparov, and Till Lindemann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Quentin Tarantino ranks 195 out of 15,968Before him are Talcott Parsons (1902), Walt Whitman (1819), David Lynch (1946), Johnny Depp (1963), Edward Hopper (1882), and Charles Sanders Peirce (1839). After him are Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856), Tom Cruise (1962), George Lucas (1944), Orson Welles (1915), Denzel Washington (1954), and Samuel L. Jackson (1948).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Quentin Tarantino ranks 7Before him are Steven Spielberg (1946), Martin Scorsese (1942), Stanley Kubrick (1928), Woody Allen (1935), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), and David Lynch (1946). After him are George Lucas (1944), Brian De Palma (1940), John Ford (1894), Sydney Pollack (1934), Tim Burton (1958), and Chuck Jones (1912).

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