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Sergio Sollima (1921–2015)

Sergio Sollima was born on April 27, 1921 in Rome, Italy. Like many of his colleagues, he began his career as a film critic before gaining entry into the movie industry as a screenwriter. After authorizing a number of book volumes on film history, Sollima used his contacts to began his career as a script writer and assistant director. His early ... See full bio »


(age 94) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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 1998 Il figlio di Sandokan (TV Mini Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1998) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (writer)
- Il figlio di Sandokan (1998) ... (writer)
 1993 Berlin '39 (writer)
 1991 The Mysteries of the Dark Jungle (TV Mini Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... (story)
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... (story)
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... (story)
  I ragazzi di celluloide (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes, 1981) (story - 3 episodes, 1984)
- Episode #2.3 (1984) ... (story - screenplay)
- Episode #2.2 (1984) ... (story - screenplay)
- Episode #2.1 (1984) ... (story - screenplay)
- Episode #1.3 (1981)
- Episode #1.2 (1981)
 1977 The Tiger Is Still Alive: Sandokan to the Rescue (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1976 The Black Corsair (screenplay)
 1976 Sandokan (TV Mini Series) (screenplay - 6 episodes)
- The Battle (1976) ... (screenplay)
- Betrayal (1976) ... (screenplay)
- The Offer (1976) ... (screenplay)
- The Tiger Hunt (1976) ... (screenplay)
- The Mysterious Prince (1976) ... (screenplay)
 1973 Revolver (screenplay by)
 1972 Devil in the Brain (screenplay) / (story)
 1970 Violent City (screenplay)
 1968 Run, Man, Run (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Face to Face (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 The Big Gundown (screenplay)
 1966 Requiem for a Secret Agent (screenplay) / (story)
 1966 Agent 3S3, Massacre in the Sun (screenplay - as Simon Sterling)
 1965 Agent 3S3: Passport to Hell (screenplay - as Simon Sterling)
 1964 Spartacus and the Ten Gladiators (story and screenplay - as Simon Sterling)
 1964 Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (story - as Simon Sterling)
 1963 The Ten Gladiators (story and screenplay)
 1962 Rebel Gladiators (dialogue) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1962 The Fury of Hercules (screenplay - as S. Sollima)
 1961 Una spada nell'ombra (screenplay)
 1961 The Mighty Ursus (screenplay)
 1960 Madri pericolose (screenplay)
 1959 Il mondo dei miracoli (dialogue)
 1958 Carosello di canzoni (story and screenplay)
 1958 Ricordati di Napoli (writer)
 1954 Tripoli, bel suol d'amore (screenplay)
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Alternate Names:

S. Sollima | Simon Sterling


Stefano Sollima

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For our generation, there have been unexpected moments of having to make hard decisions. What do you do? Where do you go? Are you a coward? A swine? Or are you an honest man? People these days have a total disregard for the folklore of the Wild West. When I direct a western, I use historical details of the turn-of-the-century America to comment on contemporary issues.


Father of director Stefano Sollima and assistant director Samanta Sollima. See more »


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