Uwe Boll

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Uwe Boll (German: [ˈuːvə ˈbɔl]; born June 22, 1965) is a German restaurateur and filmmaker. He financed his own films through his production companies Boll KG and Event Film Productions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Uwe Boll has received more than 1,890,527 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Uwe Boll is the 768th most popular film director (down from 759th in 2019), the 3,357th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,799th in 2019) and the 41st most popular German Film Director.

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Among film directors, Uwe Boll ranks 768 out of 1,580. Before him are Roman Karmen, Herbert Brenon, Nicolas Winding Refn, Aleksander Ford, Hans Hass, and Phillip Noyce. After him are Emeric Pressburger, Tsai Ming-liang, Alexander Payne, Andrew Davis, Steven Zaillian, and Shirin Neshat.

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Among people born in 1965, Uwe Boll ranks 131Before him are Shawn Michaels, Dennis Lehane, Mark Pellegrino, Embeth Davidtz, Paige Turco, and Guido Marini. After him are Ice MC, Mick Doohan, Svetlana Medvedeva, Mazinho Oliveira, Marcelino García Toral, and Aaron Kwok.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Uwe Boll ranks 3,357 out of 5,289. Before him are Carl Sternheim (1878), Heinz Müller (1924), Bernd Schneider (1973), Otto Ludwig (1813), Ludwig Bieberbach (1886), and Woldemar, Prince of Lippe (1824). After him are Jacob Hübner (1761), Hugo Distler (1908), Hilde Domin (1909), Sophie von La Roche (1730), Philipp Spitta (1841), and Johann Schweigger (1779).


Among film directors born in Germany, Uwe Boll ranks 41Before him are Gustav von Wangenheim (1895), Wolfgang Becker (1954), Wolfgang Staudte (1906), Bernd Eichinger (1949), Michael Verhoeven (1938), and Edgar Reitz (1932). After him are Marc Forster (1969), Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (1973), Helmut Käutner (1908), Konrad Wolf (1925), Ludwig Berger (1892), and Kurt Maetzig (1911).