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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 Chi trova un amico trova un tesoro (1981), Sword of Damascus (1964) and Storia de fratelli e de cortelli (1973). He died on December 22, 1993 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


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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 Thieves and Robbers (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 Chi trova un amico trova un tesoro (screenplay - as Amendola)
 1980 Delitto a Porta Romana (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 Assassination on the Tiber (writer)
 1978 Odds and Evens (story) / (writer)
 1978 Little Italy (writer)
 1978 Il barone e il servitore (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay)
 1977 Messalina, Messalina (screenplay) / (story)
 1976 The Cop in Blue Jeans (story and screenplay)
 1975 Africa Express (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 Dracula in the Provinces (screenplay)
 1975 Shoot First... Ask Questions Later (screenplay - as Amendola)
 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 L'altra faccia del padrino (writer)
 1973 Storia de fratelli e de cortelli (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Elena si, ma.... di Troia (writer)
 1972 Le mille e una notte all'italiana (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Sonny and Jed (screenplay)
 1972 Boccaccio
 1972 Panhandle 38
 1970 Nel giorno del signore (screenplay) / (story)
 1970 Lady Barbara
 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 Nel sole
 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 (based on an idea by) / (screenplay)
 1963 Vino, whisky e acqua salata (writer)
 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)
 1960 La sceriffa (writer)
 1959 Prepotenti più di prima (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Simpatico mascalzone (writer)
 1959 Terror of Oklahoma (writer)
 1958 Il corsaro della mezzaluna (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 (screenplay - as Amendola)
 1956 We Stole a Tram (uncredited)
 1955 I due compari
 1955 La canzone del cuore (story)
 1954 Baracca e burattini (screenplay)
 1954 Bertoldo, Bertoldino e Cacasenno (screenplay)
 1953 Finalmente libero (writer)
 1953 Fermi tutti... arrivo io! (writer)
 1952 Bellezze in moto-scooter (screenplay)
 1952 È arrivato l'accordatore (screenplay)
 1952 Io, Amleto (screenplay) / (story)
 1952 Gli angeli del quartiere (screenplay)
 1952 Papà diventa mamma (screenplay)
 1952 Bellezze a Capri (screenplay)
 1952 The Dream of Zorro (screenplay) / (story)
 1952 La famiglia Passaguai fa fortuna (screenplay - as Amendola)
 1951 La famiglia Passaguai (screenplay - as Amendola)
 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 Come persi la guerra (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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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Amendola | Armendola | Irving Jacobs | Dean Whitcomb

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Uncle of Ferruccio Amendola.

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