Quentin Tarantino

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Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Jerome Tarantino (; born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. His films are characterized by nonlinear storylines, aestheticization of violence, extended scenes of dialogue, ensemble casts, references to popular culture and a wide variety of other films, soundtracks primarily containing songs and score pieces from the 1960s to the 1980s, alternate history, and features of neo-noir film. He began his career as an independent filmmaker with the release of Reservoir Dogs in 1992, a crime thriller film which was funded by money from the sale of his screenplay True Romance (1993). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Quentin Tarantino has received more than 24,347,521 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 31st most popular film director.

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  • 24M

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  • 70.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Quentin Tarantino ranks 31 out of 1,305Before him are Michelangelo Antonioni, Bernardo Bertolucci, Fritz Lang, George Lucas, John Ford, and Agnès Varda. After him are Franco Zeffirelli, David Lynch, Andrzej Wajda, Roberto Rossellini, Vittorio De Sica, and Krzysztof Kieślowski.

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

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Quentin Tarantino ranks 216 out of 12,171Before him are Jack Kerouac (1922), Billy the Kid (1859), Carl David Anderson (1905), Ulysses S. Grant (1822), J. Robert Oppenheimer (1904), and John Jay (1745). After him are Christopher Lloyd (1938), John B. Watson (1878), Jesse James (1847), Sigourney Weaver (1949), Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803), and Tony Curtis (1925).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Quentin Tarantino ranks 8Before him are Stanley Kubrick (1928), Woody Allen (1935), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), Martin Scorsese (1942), George Lucas (1944), and John Ford (1894). After him are David Lynch (1946), Tim Burton (1958), Sydney Pollack (1934), Brian De Palma (1940), Oliver Stone (1946), and Terry Gilliam (1940).

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