Walter Hill

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Walter Hill

Walter Hill (born January 10, 1942) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is widely known for his action films and revival of the Western genre. He has directed such films as The Warriors, Hard Times, The Driver, Southern Comfort, 48 Hrs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Hill has received more than 276,075 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 128th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Walter Hill ranks 129 out of 1,305Before him are Ang Lee, Jan Švankmajer, István Szabó, Jacques Rivette, Peter Jackson, and Victor Sjöström. After him are René Clément, Zhang Yimou, Volker Schlöndorff, John Woo, Claude Lelouch, and Christopher Nolan.

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Among people born in 1942, Walter Hill ranks 58Before him are Carlos Reutemann, Leo Beenhakker, Věra Čáslavská, Caetano Veloso, Jean-Claude Trichet, and Giancarlo Giannini. After him are Tobin Bell, Frank Williams, Wolfgang Schäuble, John Cale, Larry Flynt, and Martin Seligman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter Hill ranks 894 out of 12,171Before him are Mary Higgins Clark (1927), John Belushi (1949), Jamie Lee Curtis (1958), John J. Pershing (1860), Etta James (1938), and Wyatt Earp (1848). After him are Frank Marshall (1877), Sacagawea (1780), Richard Rorty (1931), Valerie Solanas (1936), Jonas Salk (1914), and Tobin Bell (1942).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Walter Hill ranks 38Before him are Sidney Lumet (1924), George Cukor (1899), William Hanna (1910), Stanley Donen (1924), Joseph L. Mankiewicz (1909), and David Fincher (1962). After him are D. W. Griffith (1875), Michael Moore (1954), Michael Mann (1943), James Ivory (1928), William Friedkin (1935), and Joel Schumacher (1939).

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