Robert Benton

1932 - Today

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Robert Douglas Benton (born September 29, 1932) is an American screenwriter and film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Benton has received more than 338,926 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Robert Benton is the 269th most popular film director (down from 249th in 2019), the 1,816th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,604th in 2019) and the 80th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Robert Benton ranks 269 out of 1,580Before him are Patrice Chéreau, William Kennedy Dickson, Marco Bellocchio, Henri Verneuil, Carol Reed, and Jim Henson. After him are James L. Brooks, Guy Hamilton, William A. Wellman, Stanley Donen, Germaine Dulac, and Michael Bay.

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Among people born in 1932, Robert Benton ranks 98Before him are Alan Bean, Paul Virilio, Manmohan Singh, Ingemar Johansson, Rodion Shchedrin, and Jean-Jacques Sempé. After him are Tatsuya Nakadai, Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Corry Brokken, Meir Kahane, Charly Gaul, and Guillermo Mordillo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Benton ranks 1,816 out of 15,968Before him are Kanye West (1977), Christina Aguilera (1980), Philip José Farmer (1918), Leonard Bloomfield (1887), Allan Kaprow (1927), and Andy Kaufman (1949). After him are William F. Sharpe (1934), John Harvey Kellogg (1852), Wolfgang Kapp (1858), Michael Dudikoff (1954), James L. Brooks (1940), and Kim Hunter (1922).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Robert Benton ranks 80Before him are Saul Bass (1920), Henry King (1886), George Roy Hill (1921), Jerome Robbins (1918), John Frankenheimer (1930), and Jim Henson (1936). After him are James L. Brooks (1940), William A. Wellman (1896), Stanley Donen (1924), Michael Bay (1965), Darren Aronofsky (1969), and Sofia Coppola (1971).