Wes Anderson

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Wes Anderson

Wesley Wales Anderson (born May 1, 1969) is an American filmmaker. His films are known for their eccentricity and distinctive visual and narrative styles, and he is regarded by some critics as a modern-day example of the auteur. Three of his films—The Royal Tenenbaums, Moonrise Kingdom, and The Grand Budapest Hotel—appeared in BBC's 2016 poll of the greatest films since 2000.Anderson was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), Moonrise Kingdom (2012) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), as well as the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature for the stop-motion films Fantastic Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wes Anderson has received more than 8,227,907 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 330th most popular film director.

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  • 54.44

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  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Wes Anderson ranks 332 out of 1,305Before him are Claude Goretta, Martin Campbell, Steven Soderbergh, Claude Sautet, Giuseppe De Santis, and Otar Iosseliani. After him are Elem Klimov, Darren Aronofsky, Márta Mészáros, Lotte Reiniger, Veit Harlan, and Gaspar Noé.

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Among people born in 1969, Wes Anderson ranks 41Before him are Paul Rudd, Ellen Pompeo, Mariah Carey, Dave Bautista, Robert Prosinečki, and Ali Daei. After him are Darren Aronofsky, Jojo Moyes, Fernando Redondo, Siniša Mihajlović, Jason Bateman, and Bong Joon-ho.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wes Anderson ranks 2,178 out of 12,171Before him are Bob Gunton (1945), Leslie White (1900), James Heckman (1944), Henry H. Arnold (1886), Barry Manilow (1943), and Theodore Sturgeon (1918). After him are Robert Mapplethorpe (1946), Steve Carell (1962), James M. Cain (1892), William M. Branham (1909), Eva Longoria (1975), and Robert Garrett (1875).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Wes Anderson ranks 95Before him are Ray Harryhausen (1920), Irvin Kershner (1923), Chris Columbus (1958), J. J. Abrams (1966), Barry Levinson (1942), and Steven Soderbergh (1963). After him are Darren Aronofsky (1969), Donald P. Bellisario (1935), Tobe Hooper (1943), Sofia Coppola (1971), Delbert Mann (1920), and Merian C. Cooper (1893).

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