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Mario Soldati (1906–1999)

Mario Soldati studied by the Jesuits and in the 1920s was acquainted with liberal intellectuals who gathered around Piero Gobetti. He wrote his first play ("Pilatus") when he was 18, and published hist first short story collection ("Salmace") in 1929. In 1935 he reached literary success with "America primo amore" (America First Love), a novel in ... See full bio »


(age 92) in Tellaro, Liguria, Italy

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Known For

Waterloo Writer
Fuga in Francia
The Wayward Wife
A Romantic Adventure


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 2009 Rupi del vino (Documentary) (book "L'avventura in Valtellina")
 1990 Il maestro (novel "La Giacca Verde")
 1987 Capriccio (novel "Le lettere da Capri" - uncredited)
 1979 The Green Jacket (TV Movie) (story)
 1970/I Waterloo (dialogue: Italian version)
 1968 I racconti del maresciallo (TV Series) (novel)
 1966 The Bible: In the Beginning... (uncredited)
 1962 Sex Can Be Difficult (story - segment "Il serpente")
 1957 Count Max
 1956 War and Peace (screenplay - uncredited)
 1954 Of Life and Love (segment "Il ventaglio")
 1953 The Wayward Wife (screenplay)
 1953 Jolanda, the Daughter of the Black Corsair (screenplay - uncredited)
 1950 The Taming of Dorothy (screenplay)
 1948 Fuga in Francia (screenplay) / (story)
 1945 In High Places (screenplay)
 1942 Malombra (screenplay)
 1942 A Pistol Shot (screenplay)
 1942 Tragic Night (screenplay - as M. Soldati)
 1941 Piccolo mondo antico (adaptation and screenplay)
 1940 A Romantic Adventure (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1940 Tutto per la donna (screenplay)
 1940 Santa Rogelia (screenplay)
 1940 Il peccato di Rogelia Sanchez (screenplay)
 1940 Dora Nelson (adaptation and screenplay - uncredited)
 1939 Il documento (screenplay)
 1939 Due milioni per un sorriso (screenplay) / (story)
 1939 Castles in the Air (adaptation)
 1939 Unknown of Monte Carlo (writer)
 1938 The Woman of Monte Carlo (adaptation) / (screenplay and dialogue)
 1938 L'orologio a cucù (screenplay)
 1938 Betrayal (screenplay)
 1938 I Want to Live with Joy (story & screenplay)
 1938 The Duchess of Parma (screenplay)
 1938 Tonight at Eleven (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1937 But It's Nothing Serious (screenplay)
 1937 Mister Max (screenplay)
 1936 The Last Roll-Call (story and screenplay)
 1935 Three Cornered Hat (screenplay - as M. Soldati)
 1934 Giallo (screenplay)
 1933 Cento di questi giorni (screenplay)
 1933 Acciaio (screenplay)
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Wrote the acclaimed novel "Lettere da Capri" in 1953.

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