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Giovanni Simonelli (1926–2007)

Giovanni Simonelli was born in 1926. He was a writer and assistant director, known for A Cat in the Brain (1990), The Squeeze (1978) and The Fury of Hercules (1962). He died on November 17, 2007 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »



(age 81) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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A Cat in the Brain
The Squeeze
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The Fury of Hercules


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 1997 Mio padre è innocente (TV Movie)
 1996 Occhio di falco (TV Series)
 1996 Padre papà (TV Movie)
 1992 Edera (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... (screenplay)
 1990 Hansel e Gretel (screenplay) / (story)
 1990 A Cat in the Brain (screenplay) / (story)
 1989 Bloody Psycho (screenplay) / (story)
 1989 Luna di sangue (screenplay - as Gianni Simonelli) / (story - as Gianni Simonelli)
 1985 La leggenda del rubino malese (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 The Face with Two Left Feet (as Gianni Simonelli)
 1978 The Squeeze (screenplay - as Simon O'Neill) / (story - as Simon O'Neill)
 1978 Piedone l'africano (screenplay)
 1978 Fantasma en el Oeste (screenplay - as Gianni Simonelli) / (story - as Gianni Simonelli)
 1974 Manone il ladrone (as Gianni Simonelli)
 1974 Zanna Bianca alla riscossa (story & screenplay)
 1974 Virility (as Gianni Simonelli)
 1973 Mr. Hercules Against Karate (adaptation - as Gianni Simonelli)
 1973 Seven Dead in the Cat's Eye (story and screenplay)
 1973 La muerte incierta (writer - uncredited)
 1972 Il ritorno di Clint il solitario (screenplay - as G. Simonelli)
 1972 Father Jackleg (story and screenplay - as Gianni Simonelli)
 1972 Return of Halleluja (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 La casa de las palomas (screenplay by)
 1971 Historia de una traición (screenplay)
 1969 Le lys de mer (screenplay)
 1969 Playgirl 70 (screenplay)
 1968 Sartana Does Not Forgive (writer)
 1968 Day After Tomorrow (screenplay - as Simon O'Neill) / (story - as Simon O'Neill)
 1968 I'll Sell My Skin Dearly (writer)
 1968 Un killer per sua maestà (writer)
 1968 Kommissar X - Drei blaue Panther (screenplay)
 1967 Destino: Estambul 68 (story - as Simon O'Neill)
 1967 Any Gun Can Play (screenplay)
 1967 Kommissar X - Drei grüne Hunde (uncredited)
 1966 Il grande colpo di Surcouf (screenplay)
 1966 Django Shoots First (story and screenplay)
 1966 The Sea Pirate (screenplay - as Gianni Simonelli)
 1966 Johnny Yuma
 1966 Sharp-Shooting Twin Sisters (screenplay)
 1966 Agent 3S3, Massacre in the Sun (as Simon O'Neil) / (story)
 1966 Kommissar X - Jagd auf Unbekannt (as Sim O'Neill)
 1966 Balearic Caper (screenplay)
 1966 Baraka sur X 13 (dialogue adaptation: Italian version)
 1965 $100,000 for Ringo (screenplay) / (story)
 1965 That Man in Istanbul (story - as G. Simonelli)
 1965 Assassination in Rome (screenplay) / (story)
 1965 The Last Tomahawk (screenplay: Italian version)
 1963 Revenge of the Black Knight (screenplay)
 1963 The Ten Gladiators (story and screenplay)
 1962 Il vecchio testamento (screenplay)
 1962 Anno 79: La distruzione di Ercolano (screenplay) / (story)
 1962 The Fury of Hercules (screenplay - as Giovanni U. Simonelli) / (story - as Giovanni U. Simonelli)
 1961 Sansone (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Conqueror of Maracaibo (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 The Warrior and the Slave Girl (scenario - as Gianni Simonelli)
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Alternate Names:

Harald Berg | Simon O'Neil | Simon O'Neill | Sim O'Neill | G. Simonelli | Gianni Simonelli | Giovanni U. Simonelli | Simonelli

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