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Oreste Biancoli (1897–1971)

Italian playwright, screenwriter, and director. At age 24, he received his law degree, but proceeded upon a career in journalism. He collaborated with Dino Falconi on a number of successful comedies for the stage before entering films soon after the coming of sound. Soon thereafter he began directing as well as writing films. During the Second ... See full bio »


(age 74) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Bicycle Thieves
Nel gorgo del peccato
Erik the Conqueror


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 1964 The Avenger of Venice (screenplay)
 1963 The Ghost (story and screenplay - as Robert Davidson)
 1962/I Marco Polo
 1962 Il mio amico Benito (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Erik the Conqueror (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Samson and the 7 Miracles of the World (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 The Story of Joseph and His Brethren (Italian version - Italian version)
 1961 Atlas Against the Cyclops (screenplay) / (story)
 1960 Gastone (screenplay)
 1960 Son of Samson (story and screenplay)
 1960 Morte di un amico (story)
 1960 Noi duri (dialogue)
 1960 Genitori in blue-jeans (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Il moralista (writer)
 1959 Vacanze d'inverno (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 Domenica è sempre domenica (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 Non sono più Guaglione (writer)
 1957 La verde età (screenplay)
 1957 La canzone del destino (story & screenplay)
 1956 Occhi senza luce (screenplay)
 1956 Altair
 1955 Canzoni di tutta Italia (screenplay)
 1955 Rosso e nero
 1955 Torpedo Zone (screenplay)
 1955 It Happens in Roma (screenplay)
 1954 Una donna libera (adaptation and screenplay)
 1954 La corda d'acciaio (writer)
 1954 Nel gorgo del peccato (screenplay) / (story)
 1954 La schiava del peccato (story)
 1954 Gran varietà
 1954 Cento anni d'amore (novella "Amori '54" - segment "Amori '54") / (screenplay)
 1954 Amori di mezzo secolo (screenplay)
 1953 Scampolo 53 (writer)
 1953 Voice of Silence (writer)
 1952 Penne nere (screenplay) / (story)
 1952 Times Gone By (screenplay)
 1952 Wanda, la peccatrice (screenplay)
 1952 The Little World of Don Camillo (uncredited)
 1951 Il caimano del Piave (screenplay) / (story)
 1950 Tomorrow Is Too Late (collaborator)
 1949 Yvonne la Nuit (screenplay - as Biancoli)
 1949 Fiamma che non si spegne (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1948 Bicycle Thieves (screenplay)
 1948 Heart and Soul (screenplay)
 1947 Natale al campo 119 (uncredited)
 1947 Sinfonia fatale (screenplay)
 1947 La grande aurora (uncredited)
 1946 Teheran (adaptation)
 1946 Il bandito (screenplay - as O. Biancoli)
 1943 La carica degli eroi (screenplay)
 1943 Sant'Elena, piccola isola (screenplay)
 1942 Addio Kira! (screenplay - uncredited)
 1942 Noi vivi (uncredited)
 1942 Giarabub (screenplay)
 1942 We the Living (uncredited)
 1941 Il vagabondo (screenplay)
 1941 Il chiromante (screenplay)
 1940 Il sogno di tutti (screenplay) / (story)
 1940 Piccolo alpino (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1940 Disillusion (screenplay)
 1939 Ball at the Castle (writer)
 1939 L'eredità in Corsa (screenplay)
 1939 Frenzy (play "Alla moda!") / (screenplay)
 1939 Ai vostri ordini, signora... (screenplay)
 1939 Mille lire al mese (story and adaptation)
 1938 Friendship (writer)
 1938 La mazurca di papà (story)
 1938 Stasera alle undici (dialogue)
 1936 Cavalleria (story)
 1936 Nozze vagabonde (story)
 1934 Il cardinale Lambertini (screenplay)
 1933 La ragazza dal livido azzurro (Italian language adaptation)
 1933 La segretaria per tutti (story)
 1933 Sette giorni cento lire (story)
 1933/II Paprika
 1933 Cercasi modella (writer)
 1932 L'ultima avventura (story)
 1932 Una notte con te (dialogue) / (screenplay - Italian version only)
 1930 Il richiamo del cuore (screenplay and dialogue)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Le nuove lucciole (1931) (play) See more »

Alternate Names:

O. Biancoli | Biancoli | Robert Davidson

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