Sean S. Cunningham

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Sean Sexton Cunningham (born December 1941) is an American filmmaker, director, producer, and writer. He is best known for directing and producing several horror films, beginning in the early 1970s. Raised in Connecticut, Cunningham graduated from Franklin & Marshall College before earning an MFA from Stanford University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sean S. Cunningham has received more than 421,262 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Sean S. Cunningham is the 653rd most popular film director (up from 692nd in 2019), the 4,220th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,416th in 2019) and the 169th most popular American Film Director.

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  • 19

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  • 4.19

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  • 2.60

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Among film directors, Sean S. Cunningham ranks 653 out of 1,580Before him are Bruno Mattei, Walter Salles, Ivan Passer, Paul Thomas Anderson, Luis Puenzo, and Hasse Ekman. After him are Stanislav Govorukhin, John Farrow, Ted Post, Wolfgang Becker, Steno, and Claude Pinoteau.

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Among people born in 1941, Sean S. Cunningham ranks 253Before him are John Williams, Pak Seung-zin, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Ulf Merbold, Mike Love, and Anne Tyler. After him are Walid Muallem, Holger Meins, Paul Kantner, Michael Moriarty, Robert Foxworth, and Ryuichi Sugiyama.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sean S. Cunningham ranks 4,220 out of 15,968Before him are Timothy Olyphant (1968), Irving Cummings (1888), Glen A. Larson (1937), Kathy Najimy (1957), Moses Finley (1912), and Adolph Gottlieb (1903). After him are Emily Deschanel (1976), Gregory Olsen (1945), Gig Young (1913), Mädchen Amick (1970), Charles Dillon Perrine (1867), and Louis Jordan (1908).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Sean S. Cunningham ranks 169Before him are Stan Winston (1946), Burt Kennedy (1922), Hal Roach (1892), Bryan Singer (1965), Kevin Reynolds (1952), and Paul Thomas Anderson (1970). After him are Ted Post (1918), Tom Holland (1943), Brad Bird (1957), Andrew Blake (1947), Gordon Douglas (1907), and W. S. Van Dyke (1889).