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 32 1954 25
2 Shakespeare, William W 60 1968 73
3 Bergman, Ingmar D W P 31 1968 40
4 Kurosawa, Akira D W P 26 1965 10
5 Truffaut, François D A W P 24 1970 19
6 Buñuel, Luis D W M P 21 1956 46
7 Fellini, Federico D A W 22 1962 16
8 Huston, John D A W C P 22 1947 57
9 Allen, Woody D A W M P 37 1989 18
10 Kubrick, Stanley D W C P 10 1971 2
11 Renoir, Jean D A W P 23 1941 5
12 Hecht, Ben D A W P 32 1945 101
13 Coppola, Francis Ford D A W M P 13 1976 4
14 Chaplin, Charles D A W M P 35 1926 108
15 Lehman, Ernest W P 15 1964 56
16 Welles, Orson D A W P 16 1960 1
17 Godard, Jean-Luc D A W P 29 1976 20
18 Pinelli, Tullio W 14 1961 16
19 Lucas, George D A W P 17 1993 21
20 Lang, Fritz D A W P 13 1936 32
21 Chandler, Raymond W 8 1953 41
22 Zavattini, Cesare W 17 1956 6
23 Dickens, Charles W 23 1958 192
24 Marion, Frances W 31 1926 418
25 Williams, Tennessee W P 12 1961 91
26 Lean, David D W P 8 1952 192
27 Trumbo, Dalton D A W 16 1955 216
28 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. D W P 13 1946 37
29 Griffith, D.W. D A W M P 23 1913 163
30 Lynch, David D W C M P 9 1987 130
31 Scorsese, Martin D A W P 7 1990 27
32 Greene, Graham W 16 1959 76
33 Mankiewicz, Herman J. W P 9 1934 1
34 Gruault, Jean A W 12 1971 44
35 Hammett, Dashiell W 12 1945 57
36 Steinbeck, John A W 11 1952 88
37 Keaton, Buster D A W P 24 1924 96
38 Brooks, Mel D A W M P 12 1980 154
39 King, Stephen W 12 1997 300
40 Hemingway, Ernest W 14 1949 371
41 Towne, Robert D A W P 9 1983 15
42 Wells, H.G. W 15 1951 617
43 Mamet, David D W P 19 1994 538
44 Faulkner, William W 9 1953 222
45 Spielberg, Steven D A W P 6 1990 162
46 Lee, Spike D A W P 9 1992 69
47 Hitchcock, Alfred D A W P 11 1930 101
48 Pinter, Harold D A W 11 1977 510
49 Tolstoy, Leo W 11 1951 505
50 Coward, Noel D A W M P 7 1938 197
51 Austen, Jane W 11 1997 467
52 Haggis, Paul D W M P 7 2005 453
53 Fields, W.C. D A W 9 1933 253
54 Maugham, W. Somerset W 14 1941 652
55 Poe, Edgar Allan W 16 1950 1101
56 Fairbanks, Douglas A W P 12 1922 409
57 Silliphant, Stirling W 9 1969 206
58 Simon, Neil W 15 1974 1224
59 O'Neill, Eugene W 10 1948 845
60 Beatty, Warren D A W P 5 1989 235
61 Capra, Frank D A W P 2 1936 45
62 Stevenson, Robert Louis W 9 1942 665
63 Olivier, Laurence D A W P 2 1946 269
64 Lawrence, D.H. W 6 1970 655
65 Hill, Walter D W P 7 1981 563
66 Leonard, Elmore W P 8 1983 1210
67 Christie, Agatha W 6 1971 856
68 Siodmak, Curt D W 7 1941 766
69 Hawks, Howard D A W P 6 1939 651
70 Clooney, George D A W P 4 2011 554
71 Crichton, Michael D W P 8 1990 759
72 Zanuck, Darryl F. D W P 8 1932 1560
73 Roach, Hal D A W M P 8 1923 872
74 Kazan, Elia D A W P 2 1955 952
75 Wilde, Oscar W 7 1959 1176
76 Thompson, Emma A W 2 1998 467
77 Selznick, David O. D W P 3 1945 1110
78 Berlin, Irving A W M 4 1940 1485
79 Gibson, Mel D A W P 2 2005 1275
80 Ford, John D A W C P 5 1934 1297
81 Porter, Edwin S. D W C P 2 1903 1221
82 Grisham, John W P 6 1996 2171
83 Apatow, Judd D W P 5 2008 2338
84 Zwick, Edward D W P 4 2004 1473
85 Lewton, Val W P 2 1945 1502
86 Wexler, Haskell D A W C P 1 1969 1384
87 Sennett, Mack D A W P 3 1912 2079
88 Freund, Karl D A W C 1 1927 1802
89 Nicholson, Jack D A W P 2 1967 2219
90 Duvall, Robert D A W M P 2 1990 2052
91 Porter, Cole W M 1 1957 2134
92 Jolie, Angelina D A W P 2 2014 2352
93 Arbuckle, Roscoe 'Fatty' D A W 3 1917 2580
94 Rodgers, Richard W M 1 1939 2232
95 Pacino, Al D A W P 1 1996 2488
96 Stothart, Herbert W M 1 1936 2532
97 Evans, Robert A W P 1 2002 2575
98 DeMille, Cecil B. D A W P 1 1914 2580
99 Coutard, Raoul D W C 1 1970 2626
99 Nykvist, Sven D W C 1 1991 2626
100 Wyler, William D A W P 1 1944 2631
101 Harris, Richard D A W 1 1971 2667
102 Winkler, Irwin D W P 1 1991 2680
102 Poitier, Sidney D A W 1 1968 2680
103 Close, Glenn A W P 1 2011 2687
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A Actor / Actress
W Writer
C Cinematographer
M Composer (Music)
P Producer