Featured Writers   (105)
Sorted by Rank (from Films)
 RANK   NAME   ALL   D   A   W   C   M   P   FILMS   AVG YEAR   TOP FILM 
1 Shakespeare, William W 59 1967 61
2 Wilder, Billy D W P 31 1953 24
3 Bergman, Ingmar D W P 31 1968 44
4 Kurosawa, Akira D W P 26 1965 9
5 Truffaut, François D A W P 24 1970 16
6 Buñuel, Luis D W M P 21 1956 42
7 Fellini, Federico D A W 22 1962 19
8 Huston, John D A W C P 22 1947 58
9 Allen, Woody D A W M P 37 1989 15
10 Hecht, Ben D A W P 32 1945 103
11 Renoir, Jean D A W P 23 1941 6
12 Kubrick, Stanley D W C P 10 1971 5
13 Coppola, Francis Ford D W M P 13 1976 3
14 Chaplin, Charles D A W M P 35 1926 126
15 Lehman, Ernest W P 15 1964 69
16 Godard, Jean-Luc D A W P 29 1976 20
17 Pinelli, Tullio W 14 1961 19
18 Welles, Orson D A W P 15 1956 1
19 Lucas, George D A W P 15 1990 17
20 Lang, Fritz D A W P 13 1936 27
21 Chandler, Raymond W 8 1953 40
22 Zavattini, Cesare W 17 1956 2
23 Dickens, Charles W 22 1955 182
24 Marion, Frances W 31 1926 409
25 Williams, Tennessee W P 12 1961 87
26 Lean, David D W P 8 1952 182
27 Trumbo, Dalton D A W 16 1955 235
28 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. D W P 13 1946 36
29 Griffith, D.W. D A W M P 23 1913 168
30 Scorsese, Martin D A W P 7 1990 26
31 Gruault, Jean A W 12 1971 41
32 Greene, Graham W 16 1959 80
33 Hammett, Dashiell W 12 1945 58
34 Lynch, David D W C M P 9 1987 144
35 Mankiewicz, Herman J. W P 9 1934 1
36 Steinbeck, John A W 11 1952 91
37 Keaton, Buster D A W P 24 1924 110
38 Brooks, Mel D A W M P 12 1980 152
39 Hemingway, Ernest W 14 1949 359
40 Towne, Robert D A W P 9 1983 13
41 Wells, H.G. W 14 1946 601
42 Mamet, David D W P 19 1994 529
43 King, Stephen W 10 1991 298
44 Faulkner, William W 9 1953 217
45 Pinter, Harold D A W 11 1977 502
46 Lee, Spike D A W P 9 1992 70
47 Hitchcock, Alfred D W P 9 1931 103
48 Spielberg, Steven D A W P 5 1983 155
49 Tolstoy, Leo W 11 1951 493
50 Coward, Noel D A W M P 7 1938 205
51 Haggis, Paul D W M P 7 2005 445
52 Austen, Jane W 10 1994 456
53 Fields, W.C. D A W 8 1934 252
54 Maugham, W. Somerset W 14 1941 641
55 Poe, Edgar Allan W 16 1950 1066
56 Fairbanks, Douglas A W P 11 1922 398
57 Silliphant, Stirling W 9 1969 196
58 Simon, Neil W 15 1974 1134
59 O'Neill, Eugene W 10 1948 828
60 Beatty, Warren D A W P 5 1989 229
61 Capra, Frank D W P 2 1936 48
62 Stevenson, Robert Louis W 9 1942 653
63 Olivier, Laurence D A W P 2 1946 264
64 Lawrence, D.H. W 6 1970 643
65 Hill, Walter D W P 7 1981 555
66 Leonard, Elmore W P 8 1983 1169
67 Christie, Agatha W 6 1963 839
68 Siodmak, Curt D W 7 1940 748
69 Hawks, Howard D W P 6 1939 723
70 Clooney, George D A W P 3 2010 544
71 Crichton, Michael D W P 8 1990 835
72 Zanuck, Darryl F. D W P 8 1932 1509
73 Roach, Hal D W M P 8 1923 855
74 Kazan, Elia D A W P 2 1955 926
75 Wilde, Oscar W 7 1959 1138
76 Thompson, Emma A W 2 1998 456
77 Selznick, David O. D W P 3 1945 1077
78 Berlin, Irving A W M 4 1940 1436
79 Gibson, Mel D A W P 2 2005 1235
80 Grisham, John W P 6 1996 2093
81 Ford, John D A W C P 4 1938 1302
82 Porter, Edwin S. D W C P 2 1903 1181
83 Apatow, Judd D W P 5 2008 2250
84 Zwick, Edward D W P 4 2004 1427
85 Lewton, Val W P 2 1945 1453
86 Wexler, Haskell D A W C P 1 1969 1284
87 Sennett, Mack D A W P 3 1912 2006
88 Freund, Karl D A W C 1 1927 1740
89 Nicholson, Jack D A W P 2 1967 2141
90 Duvall, Robert D A W M P 2 1990 1979
91 Porter, Cole W M 1 1957 2055
92 Rodgers, Richard W M 1 1939 2061
93 Arbuckle, Roscoe 'Fatty' D A W 3 1917 2475
94 Pacino, Al D A W P 1 1996 2391
95 Stothart, Herbert W M 1 1936 2429
96 Evans, Robert A W P 1 2002 2470
97 DeMille, Cecil B. D A W P 1 1914 2475
98 Coutard, Raoul D W C 1 1970 2511
98 Nykvist, Sven D W C 1 1991 2511
99 Wyler, William D W P 1 1944 2515
100 Harris, Richard D A W 1 1971 2548
100 Jolie, Angelina D A W P 1 2011 2548
101 Winkler, Irwin D W P 1 1991 2560
101 Poitier, Sidney D A W 1 1968 2560
102 Close, Glenn A W P 1 2011 2565
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A Actor / Actress
W Writer
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M Composer (Music)
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