Roger Spottiswoode

1945 - Today

Roger Spottiswoode

John Roger Spottiswoode (born 5 January 1945) is a Canadian-British director, editor and writer of film and television. He was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and was raised in Britain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Spottiswoode has received more than 271,110 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 708th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 270k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Roger Spottiswoode ranks 710 out of 1,305Before him are Helmut Käutner, Aleksander Ford, Sergey Obraztsov, Xie Jin, Giuliano Montaldo, and George Albert Smith. After him are Dennis Dugan, Dan O'Bannon, Michel Deville, Ildikó Enyedi, Jeannot Szwarc, and Lee Tamahori.

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Among people born in 1945, Roger Spottiswoode ranks 255Before him are Erik De Vlaeminck, Gianni Amelio, Connie Willis, Carlos Osoro Sierra, Nadezhda Chizhova, and Jean Ragnotti. After him are Jim Davis, David Sanborn, Dennis Nilsen, Pat Jennings, Geoff Emerick, and Sandro de América.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Roger Spottiswoode ranks 233 out of 840Before him are Phil Hartman (1948), Robbie Robertson (1943), Garou (1972), Mordecai Richler (1931), Natasha Henstridge (1974), and John McCrae (1872). After him are Henry Clinton (1730), Robert Borden (1854), Kim Coates (1958), Kenneth E. Iverson (1920), Edward Routh (1831), and Terry Sawchuk (1929).


Among film directors born in Canada, Roger Spottiswoode ranks 11Before him are Jack L. Warner (1892), Norman Jewison (1926), Arthur Hiller (1923), Mark Robson (1913), Allan Dwan (1885), and Paul Haggis (1953). After him are Jean-Marc Vallée (1963), Shawn Levy (1968), Roger Avary (1965), Brad Wright (1961), Jason Reitman (1977), and Dean DeBlois (1970).

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