Biography

Umberto Lenzi (born August 6, 1931), was an Italian film director who was very active in low budget crime films, peplums, Eurospy films, spaghetti westerns, Macaroni Combat movies, cannibal films and giallo murder mysteries (in addition to writing many of the screenplays himself).

Umberto Lenzi (born August 6, 1931), was an Italian film director who was very active in low budget crime films, peplums, Eurospy films, spaghetti westerns, Macaroni Combat movies, cannibal films and giallo murder mysteries (in addition to writing many of the screenplays himself).

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 78

Birthday 1931-08-06

Day of Death 2017-10-19

Place of Birth Massa Marittima, Grosseto, Italy

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Also Known As

  • Hank Milestone

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1992 Mean Tricks Director
1991 Hunt for the Golden Scorpion Director
1991 Black Demons Director
1991 Detective Malone Director
1990 Cop Target Director
1989 Nightmare Beach Director
1989 House Of Witchcraft Director
1989 House Of Lost Souls Director
1989 The Hell's Gate Director
1989 Hitcher in the Dark Director
1988 Ghosthouse Director
1987 Wartime Director
1986 Bridge to Hell Director
1985 Wild Team Director
1983 Ironmaster Director
1982 Cicciabomba Director
1982 Daughter of the Jungle Director
1982 Pierino the Pest to the Rescue Director
1981 Cannibal Ferox Director
1980 Nightmare City Director
1980 Eaten Alive! Director
1979 Scusi, lei è normale? Director
1979 From Corleone to Brooklyn Director
1979 From Hell to Victory Director
1978 Brothers Till We Die Director
1978 The Biggest Battle Director
1977 The Cynic, the Rat & the Fist Director
1976 Rome, Armed to the Teeth Director
1976 Free Hand for a Tough Cop Director
1976 Violent Naples Director
1975 Manhunt in the City Director
1975 Eyeball Director
1975 Syndicate Sadists Director
1974 Almost Human Director
1974 Spasmo Director
1973 Gang War in Milan Director
1972 Knife of Ice Director
1972 Man from Deep River Director
1972 Seven Blood-Stained Orchids Director
1971 Oasis of Fear Director
1970 A Quiet Place to Kill Director
1969 So Sweet... So Perverse Director
1969 Legion of the Damned Director
1969 Orgasmo Director
1968 A Gun for One Hundred Graves Director
1968 All Out Director
1967 Desert Commandos Director
1966 Kriminal Director
1966 A Million Dollars for 7 Murders Director
1966 The Spy Who Loved Flowers Director
1965 SuperSeven Calling Cairo Director
1965 008: Operation Exterminate Director
1965 Temple of a Thousand Lights Director
1964 Three Sergeants of Bengal Director
1964 Sandokan: Pirate of Malaysia Director
1964 Messalina Against the Son of Hercules Director
1964 Temple of the White Elephant Director
1963 Samson and the Slave Queen Director
1963 Sandokan the Great Director
1963 The Invincible Masked Rider Director
1963 Catherine of Russia Director
1962 The Triumph of Robin Hood Director
1962 Duel of Fire Director
1961 Queen of the Seas Director
1958 An Italian in Greece Director

Writing

1991 Hunt for the Golden Scorpion Screenstory
1991 Black Demons Writer
1989 Nightmare Beach Screenplay Story
1989 Hitcher in the Dark Screenstory
1989 House Of Witchcraft Writer
1989 House Of Lost Souls Story Screenplay
1988 Primal Rage Writer
1988 Ghosthouse Story
1987 Wartime Screenstory Screenplay
1987 Striker Writer
1986 Bridge to Hell Screenstory Screenplay
1981 Cannibal Ferox Writer
1980 Eaten Alive! Story Screenplay
1979 Scusi, lei è normale? Writer
1979 From Corleone to Brooklyn Story Screenplay
1979 From Hell to Victory Writer
1978 Brothers Till We Die Writer
1978 The Biggest Battle Story Screenplay
1977 The Cynic, the Rat & the Fist Screenplay
1976 Rome, Armed to the Teeth Story
1976 Free Hand for a Tough Cop Writer
1975 Manhunt in the City Writer
1975 Eyeball Story Screenplay
1974 Spasmo Screenplay
1973 Gang War in Milan Screenplay
1972 Knife of Ice Screenplay
1972 Seven Blood-Stained Orchids Screenplay
1971 Oasis of Fear Writer
1969 Tarzan in the Golden Grotto Screenplay
1969 Orgasmo Writer
1967 Desert Commandos Screenstory Screenplay
1966 Kriminal Screenplay
1966 A Million Dollars for 7 Murders Screenplay
1966 The Spy Who Loved Flowers Screenstory Screenplay
1965 SuperSeven Calling Cairo Novel
1965 008: Operation Exterminate Screenplay
1964 Three Sergeants of Bengal Screenstory
1964 Temple of the White Elephant Screenstory Screenplay
1963 Samson and the Slave Queen Writer
1963 Sandokan the Great Writer
1963 The Invincible Masked Rider Screenplay
1963 Catherine of Russia Writer
1958 An Italian in Greece Writer

Acting

2019 All the Colors of Giallo as Herself
2017 Meet the Maker: Umberto Lenzi on Almost Human as Himself
2016 Banned Alive! The Rise and Fall of Italian Cannibal Movies
2016 Yellow Fever: The Rise and Fall of the Giallo as Himself
2016 Armed to the Teeth... Again
2012 German Grusel as Himself
2008 Paura: Lucio Fulci Remembered - Volume 1 as Himself
2005 Like a Beast... Almost as Himself
1990 Cop Target as giocatore al casinò
1980 Nightmare City as News Reporter (uncredited)

Production

1976 Death Rage Producer
1975 The Killer Must Kill Again Producer

Editing

1958 An Italian in Greece Editor

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