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Mario Amendola (1910–1993)

Mario Amendola was born on December 8, 1910 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Trinity: Gambling for High Stakes (1978), The Great Silence (1968) and Who Finds a Friend Finds a Treasure (1981). He died on December 22, 1993 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 83) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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 1991 Classe di ferro (TV Series) (story & teleplay - 1 episode)
- La voce misteriosa (1991) ... (story & teleplay)
 1989 Stazione di servizio (TV Series) (writer)
 1989 Finalmente venerdì (TV Series) (writer)
 1988 Rimini Rimini - Un anno dopo (screenplay) / (story)
 1987 Rimini Rimini
 1986 Le volpi della notte (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1986 Aladdin (screenplay)
 1984 Cop in Drag
 1984 Dance music
 1983 Il diavolo e l'acquasanta (writer)
 1983 Cat and Dog (writer - as Amendola)
 1983 Macario, storia di un comico (TV Series)
 1982 Viuuulentemente mia (story)
 1982 Banana Joe (screenplay - as Amendola)
 1982 Se Parigi... (TV Series)
 1981 Who Finds a Friend Finds a Treasure (screenplay - as Amendola)
 1980 Delitto a Porta Romana (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 The Finzi Detective Agency (writer)
 1979 Assassination on the Tiber (writer)
 1978 Trinity: Gambling for High Stakes (story) / (writer)
 1978 Little Italy (writer)
 1977 Messalina, Empress of Rome (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 Africa Express (screenplay) / (story)
 1974 Il trafficone
 1974 Pasqualino Cammarata... capitano di fregata (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Bad Kids of the West (writer)
 1973 Battle of the Amazons (writer)
 1973 Storia de fratelli e de cortelli (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Helen, Yes... Helen of Troy (writer)
 1972 The Mighty Anselmo and His Squire (screenplay)
 1972 Le mille e una notte all'italiana (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Sonny and Jed (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Sexy Sinners (story)
 1972 Panhandle 38
 1970 Nel giorno del signore (screenplay) / (story)
 1970 Lady Barbara
 1970 Supermen (screenplay)
 1969 Pensiero d'amore (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 Zum zum zum n° 2 (writer)
 1969 Il terribile ispettore (writer)
 1968 The Great Silence (screenplay)
 1968 Shoot, Gringo... Shoot! (as Dean Whitcomb)
 1968 3 Supermen a Tokio (screenplay)
 1968 Crónica de un atraco (writer)
 1968 Killer Goodbye (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Addio mamma (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Totò Ye Ye (TV Movie)
 1967 Hate for Hate (writer)
 1967 I giorni della violenza (screenplay)
 1966 Honeymoons Will Kill You (screenplay) / (story)
 1966 Trappola per sette spie (screenplay) / (story)
 1966 Uccidi o muori (screenplay) / (story)
 1964 The Two Gladiators (story and screenplay)
 1964 Maciste, gladiatore di Sparta (story and screenplay)
 1963 I 4 tassisti
 1963 Arms of the Avenger (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Sword of Zorro (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 The Black Duke (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Cacciatori di dote (screenplay) / (story)
 1960 A qualcuna piace calvo (screenplay) / (story)
 1960 Caravan petrol (screenplay)
 1960 La banda del buco (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Prepotenti più di prima (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Simpatico mascalzone (writer)
 1959 The Sheriff (writer)
 1959 Terror of Oklahoma (writer)
 1959 Pirate of the Half Moon (writer)
 1958 Il terribile Teodoro (writer)
 1958 Serenatella sciuè sciuè (screenplay)
 1958 L'amore nasce a Roma (writer)
 1958 Le dritte (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 I prepotenti (screenplay)
 1957 I dritti
 1956 Totò, Peppino e i fuorilegge (dialogue)
 1956 We Stole a Tram (uncredited)
 1955 I due compari
 1955 La canzone del cuore (story)
 1954 Baracca e burattini (screenplay)
 1953 Finalmente libero (writer)
 1953 Fermi tutti... arrivo io! (writer)
 1952 Bellezze in moto-scooter (screenplay)
 1952 Io, Amleto (screenplay) / (story)
 1952 The Piano Tuner Has Arrived (screenplay)
 1952 Gli angeli del quartiere (screenplay)
 1952 Dad Becomes Mom (screenplay)
 1952 The Dream of Zorro (screenplay) / (story)
 1951 Bellezze a Capri (screenplay)
 1951 The Passaguai Family (writer)
 1951 Abbiamo vinto! (story)
 1950 La bisarca
 1950 Capitan Demonio (screenplay - uncredited)
 1949 How I Discovered America (writer)
 1948 11 uomini e un pallone (writer)
 1948 How I Lost the War (screenplay)
 1948 L'eroe della strada (screenplay)
 1946 O sole mio (story)
 1945 Il ratto delle sabine (story and screenplay)
 1945 L'innocente Casimiro (play "Scandalo al collegio") / (screenplay)
 1941 Il vagabondo (screenplay)
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Alternate Names:

Amendola | Armendola | Irving Jacobs | Dean Whitcomb

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Uncle of Ferruccio Amendola.

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