Featured Writers   (105)
Sorted by Rank (from Films)
 RANK   NAME   ALL   D   A   W   C   M   P   FILMS   AVG YEAR   TOP FILM 
1 Wilder, Billy D W P 31 1953 25
2 Shakespeare, William W 59 1967 63
3 Bergman, Ingmar D W P 31 1968 38
4 Kurosawa, Akira D W P 26 1965 7
5 Truffaut, François D A W P 24 1970 15
6 Buñuel, Luis D W M P 21 1956 44
7 Fellini, Federico D A W 22 1962 11
8 Huston, John D A W C P 22 1947 64
9 Allen, Woody D A W M P 37 1989 21
10 Kubrick, Stanley D W C P 10 1971 2
11 Renoir, Jean D A W P 23 1941 3
12 Hecht, Ben D A W P 32 1945 105
13 Coppola, Francis Ford D A W M P 13 1976 6
14 Chaplin, Charles D A W M P 35 1926 111
15 Lehman, Ernest W P 15 1964 62
16 Godard, Jean-Luc D A W P 29 1976 16
17 Welles, Orson D A W P 15 1956 1
18 Pinelli, Tullio W 14 1961 11
19 Lucas, George D A W P 15 1990 22
20 Lang, Fritz D A W P 13 1936 27
21 Chandler, Raymond W 8 1953 43
22 Zavattini, Cesare W 17 1956 4
23 Marion, Frances W 31 1926 420
24 Dickens, Charles W 22 1955 197
25 Williams, Tennessee W P 12 1961 94
26 Lean, David D W P 8 1952 197
27 Trumbo, Dalton D A W 16 1955 243
28 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. D W P 13 1946 40
29 Griffith, D.W. D A W M P 23 1913 168
30 Lynch, David D W C M P 9 1987 135
31 Scorsese, Martin D A W P 7 1990 28
32 Greene, Graham W 16 1959 77
33 Gruault, Jean A W 12 1971 42
34 Mankiewicz, Herman J. W P 9 1934 1
35 Hammett, Dashiell W 12 1945 64
36 Steinbeck, John A W 11 1952 91
37 Keaton, Buster D A W P 24 1924 100
38 Brooks, Mel D A W M P 12 1980 163
39 Hemingway, Ernest W 14 1949 371
40 Towne, Robert D A W P 9 1983 19
41 Wells, H.G. W 14 1946 619
42 King, Stephen W 10 1991 304
43 Mamet, David D W P 19 1994 539
44 Faulkner, William W 9 1953 223
45 Lee, Spike D A W P 9 1992 73
46 Pinter, Harold D A W 11 1977 510
47 Spielberg, Steven D A W P 5 1983 167
48 Hitchcock, Alfred D W P 9 1931 105
49 Tolstoy, Leo W 11 1951 504
50 Coward, Noel D A W M P 7 1938 203
51 Haggis, Paul D W M P 7 2005 456
52 Austen, Jane W 10 1994 469
53 Fields, W.C. D A W 8 1934 257
54 Maugham, W. Somerset W 14 1941 653
55 Poe, Edgar Allan W 16 1950 1092
56 Fairbanks, Douglas A W P 11 1922 411
57 Silliphant, Stirling W 9 1969 210
58 Simon, Neil W 15 1974 1212
59 O'Neill, Eugene W 10 1948 845
60 Beatty, Warren D A W P 5 1989 238
61 Capra, Frank D W P 2 1936 51
62 Stevenson, Robert Louis W 9 1942 666
63 Olivier, Laurence D A W P 2 1946 271
64 Lawrence, D.H. W 6 1970 656
65 Hill, Walter D W P 7 1981 564
66 Leonard, Elmore W P 8 1983 1198
67 Christie, Agatha W 6 1963 856
68 Siodmak, Curt D W 7 1940 768
69 Hawks, Howard D W P 6 1939 732
70 Clooney, George D A W P 3 2010 554
71 Crichton, Michael D W P 8 1990 852
72 Zanuck, Darryl F. D W P 8 1932 1533
73 Roach, Hal D W M P 8 1923 871
74 Kazan, Elia D A W P 2 1955 944
75 Wilde, Oscar W 7 1959 1164
76 Thompson, Emma A W 2 1998 469
77 Selznick, David O. D W P 3 1945 1101
78 Berlin, Irving A W M 4 1940 1462
79 Gibson, Mel D A W P 2 2005 1262
80 Porter, Edwin S. D W C P 2 1903 1209
81 Ford, John D A W C P 4 1938 1283
82 Grisham, John W P 6 1996 2116
83 Apatow, Judd D W P 5 2008 2280
84 Zwick, Edward D W P 4 2004 1450
85 Lewton, Val W P 2 1945 1479
86 Wexler, Haskell D A W C P 1 1969 1364
87 Sennett, Mack D A W P 3 1912 2026
88 Freund, Karl D A W C 1 1927 1768
89 Nicholson, Jack D A W P 2 1967 2164
90 Duvall, Robert D A W M P 2 1990 2002
91 Porter, Cole W M 1 1957 2078
92 Arbuckle, Roscoe 'Fatty' D A W 3 1917 2513
93 Rodgers, Richard W M 1 1939 2177
94 Pacino, Al D A W P 1 1996 2425
95 Stothart, Herbert W M 1 1936 2465
96 Evans, Robert A W P 1 2002 2508
97 DeMille, Cecil B. D A W P 1 1914 2513
98 Coutard, Raoul D W C 1 1970 2558
98 Nykvist, Sven D W C 1 1991 2558
99 Wyler, William D W P 1 1944 2563
100 Harris, Richard D A W 1 1971 2595
100 Jolie, Angelina D A W P 1 2011 2595
101 Winkler, Irwin D W P 1 1991 2607
101 Poitier, Sidney D A W 1 1968 2607
102 Close, Glenn A W P 1 2011 2613
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A Actor / Actress
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