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Frank Darabont
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Birth Name: Frank Arpad Darabont

Age: 55, born 28 January 1959

Country of origin: France

Currently Residing In: United States

Height: 6' 0"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Karyn Wagner


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
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Comic-Con: Star Portraits! (123 items)
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My Top Directors (40 items)
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Published 5 years, 7 months ago 4 comments
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A Movie for every Director (Part. 1) (100 items)
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Published 1 year, 3 months ago 6 comments

About: Three-time Oscar nominee Frank Darabont was born in a refugee camp in 1959 in Montbeliard, France, the son of Hungarian parents who had fled Budapest during the failed 1956 Hungarian revolution. Brought to America as an infant, he settled with his family in Los Angeles and attended Hollywood High School. His first job in movies was as a production assistant on the 1981 low-budget film, Noche infernal (1981), starring Linda Blair. He spent the next six years working in the art department as a set ... (more)

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8.6
4574 Watched
2. The Green Mile (1999)
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8
4403 Watched
3. The Mist (2007)
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6.6
1486 Watched
4. Frankenstein (1994)
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6.2
748 Watched
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Rating:
8.6
4574 Watched
2. The Green Mile (1999)
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8
4403 Watched
3. The Mist (2007)
Rating:
6.6
1486 Watched
4. The Majestic (2001)
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6.6
458 Watched
5. Raines Pilot (2007)
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7.4
7 Watched



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1. King Kong (2005)
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2. Vampires (1998)
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4. Mob City (2013)
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5. Mob City (2013)
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1. Entourage (2004)
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2. The Shining (1997)
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2. The Shield (2002)
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3. Raines (2007)
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4. Buried Alive (1990)
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5. Mob City (2013)
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50 from '59 (50 music items)

"Darabont Ferenc 28 January 1959"


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Life Through a Lens (CLOSED) (68 person items)

"Darabont Ferenc 28 January 1959 The Shawshank Redemption (1994)Also known for: The Green Mile (1999) The Mist (2007) The Majestic (2001)"If you're going to succeed, you've got to be like one of those punch-drunk fighters in the old Warner Bros. boxing pictures... too stupid to fall down, you just keep slugging and stay on your feet."Total: 12 points 10 points: Villiana 2 points: ST9156"


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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 person items)

"Frank Darabont : The Filmography by Redmist"


xolmis added this to a list 1 year, 3 months ago
A Movie for every Director (Part. 1) (100 movies items)

"The Shawshank Redemption (1994) "


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Celluloid Minds (31 person items)

"The Walking Dead (Pilot) Shawshank Redempion The Mist "


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My favorite Directors (26 person items)

"My favorite movies: "The Shawshank Redemption" (10/10) "The Green Mile" (10/10) Other movies that I saw: The Majestic (9/10) The Mist (8/10) TV Shows that I saw: The Walking Dead (10/10) "


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Directors i don't hate (10 person items)

"The Mist"


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Comic-Con: Star Portraits! (123 person items)
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The Best Directors of All Time (60 person items)

"Born: January 28, 1959, Montbéliard, Doubs, France First Film: The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Best Film: The Green Mile (1999) Worst Film: The Mist (2007) Rating Average - Mine - 9,3 Rating Average - IMDb - 7,9 Academy Award for Best Director - Wins: 0 / Noms: 0 Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Wins: 0 / Noms: BAFTA Award for Best Direction - Wins: / Noms: 0 Directors Guild of America - Wins: 0 / Noms: 3 Masterpieces I've seen by Darabont: The Shawshank Redemption (1994) - 10/10 The"


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 person items)

"Total points:14 WreckMe666(7) mateus1987(2) Jackal Jr.(5)"


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20 Best Directorial Debuts! (20 person items)

"The Debut: The Shawshank Redemption (1994) I Ranked It 3rd In My List Of 500 Greatest Films Of All Time (Be Sure To Check It Out)"


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Diretores favoritos (10 person items)
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My Top Directors (40 person items)

"Best work/films: D.O.B. & Birthplace: Awards/Nominations: F.A.L IMDB Related Sites: My reviews: "


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Best Film Direction - 1990s (91 person items)

"#12 "The Shawshank Redemption" (1994) #70 "The Green Mile" (1999)"


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Top directors of IMDB 250 *UPDATED* (49 person items)

" 1. The Shawshank Redemption (1994) 2. The Green Mile (1999)"


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